Kelly says Eagles aren’t trading up for Mariota

Chip Kelly says he’s not “mortgaging the future” to move up and draft Marcus Mariota, and he didn’t acquire Sam Bradford to use as trade bait. Kelly broke his offseason silence Wednesday after a turbulent week that saw the Philadelphia Eagles trade two-time All-Pro running back LeSean McCoy and quarterback Nick Foles, while letting Pro[…]

Chiefs announce signing of wide receiver Jeremy Maclin

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have signed Jeremy Maclin to a five-year deal, adding the down-the-field threat that their wide receiver group was sorely lacking last season. The contract is worth up to $55 million, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of[…]

Eagles swapping quarterback Nick Foles for Sam Bradford

Nick Foles wasn’t Chip Kelly’s franchise quarterback after all. The Philadelphia Eagles have agreed to send Foles to the St. Louis Rams for Sam Bradford in a stunning quarterback swap. The Eagles will also get a fifth round pick this season, while sending the Rams a fourth round pick this year and a second round[…]

AP Sources: Chiefs restructure Hali’s deal to sign Maclin

The Kansas City Chiefs aren’t letting their tight salary cap situation stop them from being an active participant in free agency. Pro Bowl linebacker Tamba Hali and the Chiefs have agreed to restructure his massive contract, freeing up some much-needed cash that the club is using to sign Pro Bowl wide receiver Jeremy Maclin, two[…]