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General manager John Lynch made it clear the San Francisco 49ers did not want Jimmy Garoppolo to get away. Now he's putting the franchise's money behind that statement.
NFL Network reported Sunday the 49ers and Garoppolo's agent, Don Yee, are progressing toward a multi-year deal. The contract is likely to be worth well over $100 million.
who was a revelation at quarterback following a trade in October from the New England Patriots.,Lynch said during the Senior Bowl that the 49ers were doing everything possible to lock up Garoppolo
"When you find the right guy at that position, it's really good for your franchise," Lynch said. "We believe we've found the right guy. Now the challenge is getting Jimmy signed. We're working hard towards that. We'll see. I think he wants to be with us and we want him there. I think it makes too much sense not to happen. So it's just a matter of getting it done."
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. hopes to work out an extension this offseason and ensure his future with the team that drafted him 12th overall in 2014.,--Entering the final year of his rookie contract
" Beckham said when asked about his mindset regarding an extension at Saturday's NFL Honors show. "It's that time just to get it over with. I really want to do it so I can move past it.,"Hopefully to get it done
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ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Sunday.,Authentic Drew Brees Jersey,--Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier has regained movement in his legs and is engaging in a regular walking routine as his recovery from a severe spine injury continues
almost two months since he underwent spine stabilization surgery after suffering a spinal injury on a routine tackle against the Cincinnati Bengals.,Shazier was discharged from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center on Thursday
" one source familiar with Shazier's recovery told Schefter.,"He's making incredible progress
--Kirk Cousins might not be cleared to check out of Washington just yet.
ESPN reported Sunday that the Redskins are discussing using the franchise tag to retain Cousins for the purpose of seeking a trade to recoup assets after agreeing to a deal earlier this week to acquire Alex Smith from the Kansas City Chiefs. Teams can utilize the franchise tag from Feb. 20 through March 6.
Cousins could not be traded unless he signs the franchise tender, which would be worth $34.5 million for the 2018 season. Cousins could also undo pending trades by telling suitors he will not sign a long-term extension,Authentic Brandin Cooks Jersey, lessening the desire of any interested team to part with draft picks or other players via trade.
Indiana State Police said.,--Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson was one of two people killed early Sunday after being struck by a suspected drunken driver
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sources told ESPN's Chris Mortensen.,Womens Brandin Cooks Jersey,--Former Washington Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan has agreed to join the Cleveland Browns' staff as a personnel consultant to help with the 2018 NFL Draft
New Browns GM John Dorsey continues adding experience to his staff leading up to the draft.
according to Sunday's ESPN report. Dorsey and McCloughan both worked under former Green Bay Packers general manager Ron Wolf in the 1990s.,McCloughan reunited with Dorsey and participated in meetings Saturday with the team's full scouting department
--Philadelphia police are turning to hydraulic fluid -- after failing with Crisco -- to deter rowdy Eagles fans from climbing street poles after Super Bowl LII on Sunday night.
according to ESPN. The crew applied Crisco to street poles before the Eagles' victory over the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC Championship on Jan. 21.,Womens Drew Brees Jersey,The police were on the streets Sunday afternoon preparing for the crowds later in the evening by applying what they said was hydraulic fluid to street poles and signs
Fans won the first time around in testing the poles after Philadelphia's 38-7 win to book a trip to the Super Bowl at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.