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NFL Free Agency Forecast - Free Agency Update -
Evan Silva ranks his Top 50 NFL Free Agents, and guesses where each might land and at what cost.

NFL Free Agency: How Ndamukong Suh, Byron Maxwell, Pernell McPhee will fit on new teams - NFL -
Though none of the free-agent signings for 2015 is official yet, there's enough traction around the big names to start to wonder just how well those players will fit on their new teams. Three defenders in particular look to make significant impacts in new places, and they're going to get paid accordingly.

49ers' Bruce Miller arrested for spousal battery | CSN Bay Area
“The San Francisco 49ers organization is aware of the matter involving Bruce Miller,” the team said in a release. “We were disappointed to learn of these reports and will do our due diligence in collecting all relevant information.”

Free-Agent Roundup: Why Suh’s Contract Will Drown the Dolphins «

‘The Grantland NFL Podcast’: Recapping the Weekend’s Big Signings and Previewing the NFC East and North «

Eric Stoner: Stanford LT Andrus Peat, A Conversation | The Rookie Scouting Portfolio
While picking the brain of his friend Alec, Stoner shares thoughts of his own about Peat, the state of tackle play, scouting quirks, and NFL Draft philosophies that he’s kept locked away until this post.

49ers Stars Planning Retirement - Over the Cap
salary cap, contracts, bonus money, dead money, and cap savings for every player in 2015 and beyond

NFL free agency: Peter King thoughts on Ndamukong Suh, Darrelle Revis | The MMQB with Peter King
The headlines this morning, on the eve of the explosive, money-burning-holes-in-NFL-pockets 2015 free market: • THE DEVIN McCOURTY SIGNING MAY HAVE GIVEN AWAY THE PATRIOTS’ PLAN WITH DARRELLE REVIS. Can the Patriots afford to employ the game’s second-highest-paid safety (McCourty got $9.

Fat Steaks and Big Promises: An Inside Look at NFL Free-Agent Visits | Bleacher Report
First-class flights and four-star hotel suites. Steak dinners, sightseeing tours and luxury-box NBA tickets. Everybody wants to be first on your dance card, and no one wants you to leave—unless you are departing with millions of dollars and a new contract.

Agent's Take: In a bad RB market, how much is DeMarco Murray worth? -
DeMarco Murray wants big bucks and to stay in Big D -- but he likely can't have both in the ever-declining market for NFL running backs.

Monday Musings: 5 players GMs should be hesitant to pay top dollar -
Would you pay DeMarco Murray big money after the workload he took on last season? He's among a handful of accomplished players GMs should think twice about before opening the vault.

Report: Seahawks don’t tender Ricardo Lockette as restricted free agent | ProFootballTalk
The Seahawks' chances of winning the Super Bowl came to an end when Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler got in front of Seahawks wide receiver Ricardo Lockette to intercept Russell Wilson's pass at the goal line. That may stand as Lockette's final play with the team.

Tulsa's DeMarco Nelson, ECU's Qumain Black likely rookie FAs -
Two potential rookie free-agent pickups -- Tulsa's DeMarco Nelson and East Central's Qumain Black -- worked out at Tulsa's pro day on Monday.

2015 draft: 11 edge rushers in demand despite mixed production -
Florida's Dante Fowler Jr. and Nebraska's Randy Gregory are among the top edge rushers in the 2015 NFL Draft. But numerous edge rushers who have gone early in the draft haven't panned out of late.

49ers in danger of falling into NFC West basement -
With Patrick Willis retiring and Frank Gore set to sign elsewhere, the 49ers are in danger of losing their identity. Are they also in danger of falling into the NFC West cellar? Chris Wesseling explores.

Stephen Paea says he's headed for Redskins -
Stephen Paea is on the move. Ian Rapoport reported Monday that Chicago's free-agent defensive tackle has told people that he will land with the Redskins when the market opens Tuesday.

Report: Pats allow Brandon Browner to explore value -
Is Brandon Browner done in New England? The Patriots have reportedly given the cornerback permission to explore his trade market around the NFL.

Justin Smith 'not 100 percent' sure on retirement -
Although Patrick Willis is planning to retirement, defensive end Justin Smith isn't '100 percent' sure he's walking away from the game. Should Smith return to a rebuilding 49ers team?

Brandon Graham, Philadelphia Eagles strike $26M deal -
For once, the Eagles are keeping someone for the long-term. Ian Rapoport reported Monday that Brandon Graham signed a four-year, $26 million deal with Philadelphia to stay off the free-agent market.

Potential landing spots for Andre Johnson -
The Seahawks remain at the very top of the NFL power structure, but their wide receiver group -- despite Doug Baldwin's loud protestations -- is just average. The Seahawks are in particular need of a big-bodied receiver who can fight through the type of routes that Malcolm Butler blew up at the Super Bowl. The 6-foot-3, 230-pound Johnson would certainly present a nice target for Russell Wilson, while giving Johnson his best shot at a Super Bowl yet.

NFL looking into early free agency deals | - Sports
The NFL is looking into whether some teams entered agreements with 2015 free agents before they were allowed to do so.

Breaking down the Seahawks’ free agency | Seattle Seahawks | The News Tribune
Seattle has about $25 million to spend under the 2015 salary cap – not counting whatever they decide to do about the contracts of Russell Wilson and Bobby Wagner that expire after this year.

Seahawks bring back CB Will Blackmon but do not tender contracts to WRs Walters and Lockette | The Seattle Times
The Seahawks on Monday signed free agent cornerback Will Blackmon among other moves.

Patrick Willis' retirement shines light on Chris Borland ... again - ESPN
Patrick Willis' retirement leaves a huge hole in the middle of the San Francisco 49ers' defense.

San Francisco 49ers re-sign backup TE Derek Carrier - ESPN
Backup tight end Derek Carrier, set to become a restricted free agent next season, has instead reached an agreement to remain with the San Francisco 49ers on a two-year deal worth up to $3.3 million.

Re-signing Alameda Ta'amu low-risk, high-reward move for Arizona - ESPN

Seahawks recommit to Marshawn Lynch, and their cycle of physicality
Monday metatarsal musings, or footnotes after two weeks of recovery from hand surgery: The Seahawks had other options if Marshawn Lynch had opted to retire, but none came close to providing what the Beast Mode back delivers.

Seahawks reportedly showing interest in Jabaal Sheard | Seahawks Draft Blog
A favorite going into the 2011 draft, Sheard was a great fit for Seattle’s scheme. You won’t find a better hands fighter at defensive end. He was relentless off the edge, knowing how to convert speed-to-power and often winning with sheer effort.

C.J. Spiller among top 10 potential bargain free agents - NFL - ESPN
Mike Sando identifies 10 free agents who could be acquired at good value prices this offseason. Plus, notes on Ndamukong Suh's big contract with Miami, Chip Kelly's moves with the Eagles and more.

49ers undergoing an offseason identity crisis -
The 49ers look like they're undergoing an offseason identity crisis in terms of the personnel they're losing.