GREEN BAY — Amid the buzz he created with two significant free agent additions as the NFL market was opening — tight end Jimmy Graham and defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson, whose deals were set to become official on Wednesday — Brian Gutekunst remained acutely aware of the gaping hole that remained in the Green Bay Packers’ roster:
On the same day they hosted him on a visit, the Redskins lost out on defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson.
Wilkerson agreed to join the Green Bay Packers, ESPN reported.
The Redskins eyed Wilkerson in an attempt to upgrade their defensive line.
With just $15.4 million in cap space, Packers GM Brian Gutekunst’s ‘aggressive’ approach faces fiscal challenges
GREEN BAY — The Green Bay Packers are already delivering on their publicly stated desire to be more aggressive in pursuing veteran free agents. But if they’re going to put their money where their mouth is, they’re going to have to figure out where the requisite salary-cap space is going to come from.
GREEN BAY — Brian Gutekunst made it clear during last week’s NFL scouting combine that being “aggressive” in free agency doesn’t necessarily mean his Green Bay Packers will sign a plethora of players.
Jets defensive linemen Muhammad Wilkerson and Sheldon Richardson were benched for the first quarter of Sunday’s loss to the Dolphins because they were late for a team meeting last week, according to multiple reports.
FLORHAM PARK — The Jets defense is on the uptick after a dominant performance Sunday against Baltimore.
But two of its biggest stars are still trying to get their seasons on track.
Cornerback Darrelle Revis feels like he's close — finally back in rhythm after a rough start to the season.
PITTSBURGH — The Jets have proved one thing through the first five games this season: They are not a good football team.
Sunday’s 31-13 loss to the Steelers was their third straight setback, dropping them to 1-4.