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CHRIS MORTENSEN RUMORS

Josh Gordon could get off on a technicality

This is a rumor that hasn’t even reached the Twittersphere but if something of this magnitude escapes the lips of Chris Mortensen, it’s worth getting excited about. Mortensen let it slip on NFL Live on ESPN that there are people in the league that think Gordon can get out of his year long suspension due to a technicality. Josh Gordon recently hired attorney, Maurice Suh, who...
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23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Marshawn Lynch's bonus could be in jeopardy due to holdout

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reports that a portion of Marshawn Lynch‘s $6 million signing bonus could be in jeopardy if the Seahawks were to take a “hard line” stance regarding his current holdout. Mortensen fully expects Seattle to take a “hard line” stance with Lynch regarding this matter. Lynch could also lose $30,000 per day for skipping training camp to go along...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Hold out means part of Marshawn Lynch’s bonus is in jeopardy

According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen,  Marshawn Lynch’s hold out could cost him some of his $6 million bonus. If Seahawks take hard line – I believe they will – and Lynch misses first 6 camp days, portion of $6 mill sign bonus in jeopardy…(c'td) — Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) July 26, 2014 That's not counting what Lynch would lose if he misses first 11 camp...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions Rumors: Detroit not optimistic about re-signing Ndamukong Suh

The Detroit Lions seem less than excited with their defensive superstar, Ndamukong Suh, this off-season. The Lions defensive tackle has been milking his success during his four professional seasons to try to negotiate a new contract. However, with Suh's franchise tag in 2015 already weighing in well above $20 million, the Lions' cap space is looking fairly cramped. ESPN...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Colts RB Vick Ballard suffers torn Achilles' tendon

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reports that Colts RB Vick Ballard suffered a torn Achilles tendon during Friday’s practice. Mike Garafolo confirms the news and mentions that this is just an “initial diagnosis” with an MRI to come. He had to be carted off the field, so it appeared as though the injury was fairly serious. This will most likely end Ballard’s season and it wouldn’t...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Seahawks not surprised Lynch is holding out

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reported on Friday’s NFL Insiders that the Seahawks aren’t surprised that running back Marshawn Lynch is currently holding out. Mort does believe Lynch will show up at some point. “He’ll be there at some point, I think,” said Mort. “The Seahawks are not surprised this is an issue. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Mort: Lions not optimistic they’ll be able to re-sign Suh

According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen,  the Detroit Lions aren’t optimistic that they’ll be able to sign defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh to an extension. https://twitter.com/mortreport/status/492401534744154114 Suh has only two years left on his current deal.  He’ll hit free agency in 2016. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: '...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Lions Aren’t Optimistic About Signing DT Ndamukong Suh To An Extension

  Chris Mortensen of ESPN reports that the Lions are not optimistic about signing DT Ndamukong Suh to a new contract. Mortensen mentions that if the Lions are unable to work out an agreement before next season, it would cost them a staggering $26.7 million to franchise him. Suh, 27, entering the final year of his rookie deal and is in a great position to secure a huge contract...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders could trade out of the number 5 spot; 49ers want to move up

Today on ESPN Chris Mortensen stated that he has heard numerous times that the 49ers could be “ready to do something big” in May’s draft. 49ers GM Trent Baalke is working with 11 picks, including six selections in the top 100, so he has plenty of ammo to execute a trade up. Mortensen said the […] The post Raiders could trade out of the number 5 spot; 49ers want to move up...
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April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns players: Organization is a “joke,” Rob Chudzinski is a “douche”

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen just reported that the Browns will be firing head coach Rob Chudzinski. Some anonymous Browns players sounded off on this season. Another Browns player: "This organization is a joke." — Michael Silver (@MikeSilver) December 29, 2013 "He's a douche. No one on offense trusts him." Text from a player regarding Rob Chudzinski. #Browns...
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December 29, 2013  |  Discuss
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