Daily Madden: Raiders Need More Help Than Free Agents Can OfferWith more money to spend under the salary cap than any other team, the Raiders appeared to do little to improve on the first day of free agency Tuesday.
49ers Sign Punter Santella, 12 Other Undrafted Free AgentsA 25-year-old Illinois product, Santella began in the NFL as an undrafted free agent with the Carolina Panthers in 2011. He went through training camp with them before his release on Aug. 27 that year.
Niners Expected To Release Akers Before Free Agency The San Francisco 49ers are expected to release kicker David Akers before free agency begins March 12, per a source.
Daily Madden: Undrafted Talent In The NFL, New Weapon For NinersMore college free agents made NFL rosters last year than ever before. John Madden told the KCBS morning crew he expects the trend to continue.
NFL Awards Raiders 3 Compensatory Picks In NFL Draft The Oakland Raiders have more than doubled their draft haul by receiving three compensatory picks.
Giants Sign Ramon Ortiz, 2 Others To Minor League DealsRight-hander Ramon Ortiz has agreed to a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants and been invited to big league spring training.
Daily Madden: A Tough NFL Pre-Season For Young PlayersIt's week three of the NFL pre-season schedule, and the youngest players are running out of time to show what they can do.
Daily Madden: What Next For NFL Players?The NFL labor dispute appears to be nearing an end as player representatives get ready to vote on a new deal.
Daily Madden: NFL Lockout Losers, Veterans' Climb, Pacquiao PickedIf not for the recent NFL lockout, many top college players not picked in the draft would have signed with teams this week.
49ers Tender 1-Year Contracts To 4 PlayersThe San Francisco 49ers have tendered one-year contracts to three restricted free agents, safety Dashon Goldson, linebacker Manny Lawson and defensive end Ray McDonald.
A's Don't Offer Deals To Cust, Buck, Encarnacion