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Jags signing Myles Jack to 4-year, $57M extension - NFL.com
The Jaguars are signing linebacker Myles Jack to a four-year contract extension worth $57 million, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports. The deal makes Jack the third-highest paid LB in the NFL.

Packers jettison Rodgers' backup DeShone Kizer - NFL.com
The Packers are jettisoning backup QB DeShone Kizer, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports. Kizer backed up Aaron Rodgers during the 2018 season after his trade from Cleveland.

Jets releasing third-round linebacker Jachai Polite - NFL.com
Joe Douglas is cutting one of Mike Maccagnan's last draft picks for Gang Green. The New York Jets are releasing 2019 third-round pick Jachai Polite, a source told NFL Network's Tom Pelissero.

Patriots release veteran backup QB Brian Hoyer - NFL.com
The New England Patriots are releasing veteran backup signal-caller Brian Hoyer, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports. Hoyer lasted two seasons in New England.

Raiders cut 'Hard Knocks' standout Keelan Doss - NFL.com
The Oakland Raiders have released preseason standout and Hard Knocks fan favorite Keelan Doss, an undrafted receiver out of UC Davis, according to NFL Network's Mike Garafolo.

Falcons bring back longtime kicker Matt Bryant - NFL.com
Atlanta agreed to terms with veteran kicker Matt Bryant on Saturday, the team announced, after he worked out for the club on Friday. Bryant is receiving a one-year deal worth $3 million.

Dolphins trade Kiko Alonso to Saints – ProFootballTalk
The Dolphins kept Kiko Alonso on their 53-man roster, but only for a day. Alonso has been traded to the Saints this morning, according to multiple reports. There's no word yet on what the Saints sent back to Miami, but it presumably isn't much, given that Alonso has a base salary of $6.

Inside the Myles Jack deal – ProFootballTalk
The busiest transactional day of the year included news of a new deal for a linebacker who, like Jaylon Smith of the Cowboys, had a knee issue keep him from getting a big payday in 2016. On Saturday, Jaguars linebacker Myles Jack got his big payday. And how.

Eagles expect Fletcher Cox in lineup for Week One – ProFootballTalk
The Eagles' initial 53-man roster includes four defensive tackles, which is usually the number of players the team has active at the position on gameday. One of those four is Fletcher Cox, who has done limited work this summer as he makes his way back from offseason foot surgery.

Report: Texans, Seahawks agreed to split Jadeveon Clowney’s 2019 pay – ProFootballTalk
If you thought the Texans got fleeced yesterday, you haven't heard the whole story. Not only did Houston give Jadeveon Clowney to Seattle and receive only two backups and a third-round draft pick, but Houston is also giving Clowney $7 million.

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The Seahawks made one huge move on Saturday acquiring Jadeveon Clowney. They also announced who made the 2019 team. Here they are.

Seahawks steal Jadeveon Clowney even if he's a one-year rental - Seattle Seahawks Blog- ESPN
Another win for Seahawks GM John Schneider, who grabbed Clowney away from the Texans, turning a team deficiency into a potential strength.

Seahawk fans thrilled at reportedly landing Jadeveon Clowney from Texans | KOMO
RENTON, Wash. -- Multiple media outlets are reporting defensive end Jadeveon Clowney has been traded to the Seattle Seahawks from the Houston Texans. KOMO News heard all week that Seattle could be a landing spot for the three-time pro bowler, who wasn't happy in Houston, and Saturday morning, Seahawks General Manager John Schneider pulled off a steal of a deal trading away Barkevious Mingo, Jacob Martin and a third round draft pick for one of the top pass rushers in the league.

Former Portland State star DeShawn Shead cut by the Seattle Seahawks: Report - oregonlive.com
The defensive back played well during the preseason, but was released Friday, according to a report.

Seahawks 53-man roster set: All 3 backup QB candidates cut
The Seattle Seahawks have set their 53-man roster going into Week 1 of the NFL season, and their moves are full of surprises.

Seahawks surprising cut of Jaron Brown points to youth movement
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Shaquem Griffin’s future with Seahawks looks murky after preseason
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Seahawks acquiring Jadeveon Clowney is 'disappointing' for the Texans [Video]
Yahoo Sports' Terez Paylor talks about the Texans trading their former first overall pick to the Seahawks, including how Seattle fleeced Houston for one of the NFL's top edge-rushers.

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Seahawks 2019 roster: Jadeveon Clowney joins the team, Seattle clips all three backup QBs - CBSSports.com
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NFL Network's Jim Trotter: Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider 'wins the offseason' after Saturday's moves [Video]
NFL Network's Jim Trotter reacts to Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider's moves this offseason.

Andrew Luck thanks Colts fans in full-page ad - NFL.com
It's always hard to say goodbye but Andrew Luck is trying his best to make it easier for Indianapolis Colts fans with a full-page ad thanking them for their support.

Broncos looking for backup QB again after roster cuts - NFL.com
The Denver Broncos are searching for a backup quarterback again after Saturday's roster cuts. The placed Drew Lock on injured reserve and parted ways with last year's understudy Kevin Hogan.

Following Bills cut, LeSean McCoy signing with Chiefs - NFL.com
Not long after he was cut by the Buffalo Bills, running back LeSean McCoy has been signed by the Kansas City Chiefs, Ian Rapoport reports.

Seahawks cut Geno Smith; Wilson only QB on roster - NFL.com
Geno Smith was cut on Saturday, leaving Russell Wilson as the only QB currently on the roster as Paxton Lynch was also released by the team.

2016 1st-round WRs Josh Doctson, Laquon Treadwell cut - NFL.com
After three seasons of underachieving, former first-round selections Josh Doctson and Laquon Treadwell were cut by the Redskins and Vikings on Saturday, respectively.

Pats part ways with WR Thomas; Andrews to IR - NFL.com
Patriots set to release WR Demaryius Thomas, though he could return, and will place starting center David Andrews on injured reserve following hospitalization for blood clot.

Texans trade for Dolphins' Laremy Tunsil, Kenny Stills - NFL.com
The Texans are trading a package of picks including a first-rounder to the Miami Dolphins in exchange for left tackle Laremy Tunsil and wide receiver Kenny Stills.

Injuries: Jerick McKinnon will miss another season - NFL.com
San Francisco running back Jerick McKinnon will be played on season-ending IR before the campaign begins for a second year in a row; A.J. Green is not a candidate for IR, coach says.

Chargers give Melvin Gordon permission to seek trade - NFL.com
Saturday's deadline to finalize 53-man rosters has come and gone, and so has the Chargers' patience with Melvin Gordon. Los Angeles has given Gordon and his reps permission to seek a trade.

Texans acquire vet RB Carlos Hyde from Chiefs - NFL.com
The Texans traded for Chiefs running back Carlos Hyde, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports. In exchange, Houston sends OT Martinas Rankin to Kansas City.

Vikings waiving kicker Kaare Vedvik weeks after trade - NFL.com
The Kaare Vedvik experience didn't last long in Minneapolis.The Vikings are waiving the kicker-punter just three weeks after acquiring him in exchange for a fifth-round pick.

Jags signing Myles Jack to 4-year, $57M extension - NFL.com
The Jaguars are signing linebacker Myles Jack to a four-year contract extension worth $57 million, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports. The deal makes Jack the third-highest paid LB in the NFL.

Packers jettison Rodgers' backup DeShone Kizer - NFL.com
The Packers are jettisoning backup QB DeShone Kizer, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports. Kizer backed up Aaron Rodgers during the 2018 season after his trade from Cleveland.

Jets releasing third-round linebacker Jachai Polite - NFL.com
Joe Douglas is cutting one of Mike Maccagnan's last draft picks for Gang Green. The New York Jets are releasing 2019 third-round pick Jachai Polite, a source told NFL Network's Tom Pelissero.

Patriots release veteran backup QB Brian Hoyer - NFL.com
The New England Patriots are releasing veteran backup signal-caller Brian Hoyer, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports. Hoyer lasted two seasons in New England.

Raiders cut 'Hard Knocks' standout Keelan Doss - NFL.com
The Oakland Raiders have released preseason standout and Hard Knocks fan favorite Keelan Doss, an undrafted receiver out of UC Davis, according to NFL Network's Mike Garafolo.

Falcons bring back longtime kicker Matt Bryant - NFL.com
Atlanta agreed to terms with veteran kicker Matt Bryant on Saturday, the team announced, after he worked out for the club on Friday. Bryant is receiving a one-year deal worth $3 million.

Dolphins trade Kiko Alonso to Saints – ProFootballTalk
The Dolphins kept Kiko Alonso on their 53-man roster, but only for a day. Alonso has been traded to the Saints this morning, according to multiple reports. There's no word yet on what the Saints sent back to Miami, but it presumably isn't much, given that Alonso has a base salary of $6.

Inside the Myles Jack deal – ProFootballTalk
The busiest transactional day of the year included news of a new deal for a linebacker who, like Jaylon Smith of the Cowboys, had a knee issue keep him from getting a big payday in 2016. On Saturday, Jaguars linebacker Myles Jack got his big payday. And how.

Eagles expect Fletcher Cox in lineup for Week One – ProFootballTalk
The Eagles' initial 53-man roster includes four defensive tackles, which is usually the number of players the team has active at the position on gameday. One of those four is Fletcher Cox, who has done limited work this summer as he makes his way back from offseason foot surgery.