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Brad Spielberger

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New York Giants placing franchise tag on DI Leonard Williams

The New York Giants are placing the franchise tag on interior defensive lineman Leonard Williams, sources told NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.

by Brad Spielberger 2 months ago New York Giants

Chicago Bears placing franchise tag on WR Allen Robinson II

The Chicago Bears are placing the franchise tag on wide receiver Allen Robinson II, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Tuesday.

by Brad Spielberger 2 months ago Chicago Bears

Tampa Bay Buccaneers to franchise tag star WR Chris Godwin

The Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers placed the nonexclusive franchise tag on star wide receiver Chris Godwin.

Carolina Panthers use franchise tag on RT Taylor Moton

The Carolina Panthers have applied the franchise tag to right tackle Taylor Moton, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

by Brad Spielberger 2 months ago Carolina Panthers

Salary cap terms and tricks to know ahead of NFL free agency

The NFL contract and salary cap landscape can often be confusing territory for fans, but PFF's Brad Spielberger lays out what you should know ahead of 2021 NFL free agency.

by Brad Spielberger 2 months ago

QB Dak Prescott, Dallas Cowboys reach four-year, $160 million deal

PFF’s No. 1 ranked free agent for the 2021 offseason has inked a record contract before the 2021 league year officially begins on March 17, agreeing in principle to a four-year, $160 million deal worth up to $164 million.

by Brad Spielberger 2 months ago Dallas Cowboys

Examining historical spending and success in free agency among NFL teams

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A deep dive into how each NFL team has allocated money in free agency since 2016, including a look at which franchises have seen their spending pay off in wins above replacement.

by Brad Spielberger 2 months ago

Cut candidates for all 32 NFL teams: Alex Smith, Alshon Jeffery and Jimmy Graham among cap casualties for 2021

As things stand, NFL teams don’t know the exact salary cap number for 2021, but they do know one thing: they need to create room — and fast. Here is the most likely cut candidate for all 32 NFL teams.

by Brad Spielberger 2 months ago

10 trades that make sense in the 2021 NFL offseason

Quarterback-needy teams abound heading into the 2021 NFL offseason. And Deshaun Watson, Carson Wentz and Sam Darnold are just a few who could be moved via trade.

by Brad Spielberger 2 months ago

Franchise tag candidates for all 32 NFL teams

PFF takes a look across the league to identify the most likely franchise tag candidates for all 32 NFL teams.

by Brad Spielberger 3 months ago
Bio

Brad Spielberger joined PFF full-time in January of 2021. He previously contributed to Over The Cap.

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