NFL Transferticker: Where do the stars land?
Demarco Murray meets with the Lions, the Chargers hold a star defender. News, rumours, changes and trades in the NFL-Transferticker.
With the Tennessee Titans Derrick Herny has meanwhile run out of place for him, after his dismissal Running Back DeMarco has to look for a new club. A hot candidate is the Detroit Lions, with whom he will meet for negotiations on Monday. In the Motor City the RB position with Ameer Abdullah is not really high-calibre.
The Los Angeles Chargers have tied their top-cornerback Casey Hayward with a fat new deal for the long term. 36 million dollars for three years, the star defender who has been elected to the Pro Bowl for the last two years. With 11 interceptions since 2016, Hayward and Marcus Peters lead the NFL in this category.
After Green Bay Packers, New Orleans Saints and Kansas City Chiefs, Washintgon Redskins are also competing for the services of Defensive End Muhammad Wilkerson. According to NFL insider Ian Rapoport, the meeting with the skins is the next on the quarterback hunter’s list.
The New York Giants cleared out and dismissed Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie. In the coming season, DRC would still have burdened the cap with 8.5 million dollars, was in the last year of its five-year contract for 35 million salary.
After a disagreement with Bob McAdoo, who had meanwhile been dismissed, Rodgers-Cromartie had been suspended in October. Before the dismissal, the Giants had still asked the Cornerback to accept a pay cut – he refused.
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The Seattle Seahawks'”Legion of Boom” breaks up more and more – and with Superstar Richard Sherman, probably the best-known defensive player goes to the old division rival San Francisco 49ers.
After an Achilles tendon tear and a heel spur, Sherman had no chance with the Seahawks and was released on Friday. At 49ers, he now receives up to 31 million euros in a strongly performance-related contract.