The Denver Broncos seem to have their quarterback of the future.
While NFL free agency doesn’t officially begin until the league’s new year starts on Wednesday at 4 p.m. rumors and news are beginning to flow regarding some big names.
The Seahawks parted with a three-time Pro Bowler and the Rams traded away a player they signed to a four-year contract extension just five months ago.
It’s a reminder that anything can happen in the NFL, and that virtually any player can be moved at any time. Here is all the latest news, buzz and rumors as clubs start building for next season.
• Case Keenum is expected to sign with the Denver Broncos when free agency officially opens (ESPN.com)
• The Minnesota Vikings are hosting free-agent quarterback Kirk Cousins. The Vikings seem to be leader to sign Cousins to a long-term deal. (multiple media reports)
• Drew Brees and the Saints agree to a two-year, $50 million deal with $27 million guaranteed. (NFL.com)
• Former Carolina Panthers defensive Star Lotulelei to sign a five-year deal with the Buffalo Bills. (ESPN.com)
• Trey Burton will sign a four-year, $32 million deal with the Bears. (NFL.com)
• Former Lions defensive tackle Haloti Ngata intends to sign a one-year deal with Eagles. (ESPN.com)
• The Ravens are releasing veteran running back Danny Woodhead, saving $1.6 million on salary cap. (NFL.com)
• Former N.Y. Giants offensive lineman Weston Richburg intends to sign a five-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers. (ESPN.com)
• The Miami Dolphins are planning to sign former Chiefs wide receiver Albert Wilson to a three-year, $24 million deal. (NFL.com)
• The Saints and quarterback Drew Brees are expected to finalize a two-year deal sometime on Tuesday. (NFL.com)
• The Jacksonville Jaguars are giving guard Andrew Norwell a five-year deal, worth $66.5 million with $30 million fully guaranteed.
• The Kansas City Chiefs are planning to sign wide receiver Sammy Watkins to a three-year deal. (multiple media reports)
• Former Jaguars wide receiver Allen Robinson intends to sign with the Chicago Bears.
• Quarterback Mike Glennon will be on the Cardinals’ radar when he is officially released by the Bears Wednesday. (NFL.com)
• The Bills are re-signing DT Kyle Williams to a one-year deal. (NFL.com)
• Jaguars linebacker Paul Posluszny retried after 11 seasons. (Official)