You can now remove one big name free agent from the list of available players. Comcast Sportsnet is reporting that Asante Samuel is visiting with the Eagles today and that a deal is in place. A media availability has been scheduled adding to the speculation that a deal has been reached.
Of course, they are quoting an unnamed league source, whoever that is, but the report is out there.
In other breaking news…
The Jaguars have reportedly acquired wide receiver Troy Williamson from the Vikings. The team sent a sixth round pick in exchange for the struggling player. (Orlando Sentinel)
Corey Williams’ six-year contract with the Browns is with $38 million and includes $16.3 million in guarantees according to Pro Football Talk.
Rams kicker Jeff Wilkins will retire.
More updates are coming throughout the day.