Manning visiting Titans; decision not expected today

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3:41 PM John Clayton: Buffalo still has Mario Williams locked in at their facility trying to convince him to be a Bill.

3:35 PM Browns S Mike Adams says he'll be visiting the Broncos; Adams has played fivee seasons in Cleveland after three with San Francisco. Last year he had three INTs, six passes defensed, and solo 41 tackles in 16 starts.

3:28 PM Mike Freeman: The plane carrying Manning has landed in Nashville. Let the interview process begin.

3:08 PM Mike Klis says a Manning decision is not expected before tomorrow.

Broncos

2:01 PM If it were to come down to it, Frank Tripucka says Peyton could wear #18 in Denver.

1:46 PM Omar Kelly: Is Peyton Manning really holding up a deal for Mario Williams in Denver? That's what the NFL Network is claiming.

12:07 PM Sounds like Bunkley's not coming back, as per Jason Cole: DT Paul Soliai looking at either a 5-year or 2-year deal with Broncos. Debating the options.

11:02 AM Mike Klis disputes La Canfora's Soliai report: There's a report DT Paul Soliai has visit scheduled with Denver. I'm told no visit has been scheduled

10:40 AM Jason La Canfora: Dolphins trying to retain NT Paul Soliai, who they franchised a year ago, but he has a trip scheduled to Denver #freeagency

Manning

3:36 Chris Mortensen: RT @Denverslim14: Is Denver out of the running? >> No. Still alive.

3:27 PM Michelle Beisner: Things are quiet here at The Cards facility. Team source telling me they are still very much in the mix to acquire Peyton Manning.

2:25 PM Latest version of Chris Mortensen's story says Manning is willing to speak with teams other than the four purported finali$t$ 

1:44 PM Adam Schefter: George Smith is reporting Titans are picking up Peyton Manning and bringing him back to Tennessee's training facility for meeting.

12:06 PM Michelle Beisner is very excited!!: Despite reports that The Cardinals are out of the Manning Sweepstakes, a team source told me that is news to them. AZ still in the mix!! Three O-Lineman will visit The Cards today. Demetrius Bell, Jake Scott, and Adam Snyder. O-Line is where they need the most help!!

11:33 AM TitanInsider: Bud Adams plane now scheduled for 11:16 am takeoff to Atlanta. Fox17 spotted #Titans coach Mike Munchak at airport.

11:14 AM This one from Mort is a bit cryptic, not necessarily in a good way: Peyton Manning has not eliminated any teams he he met with - yet. Now comes the Titans today. #NFL32

9:59 AM The recently updated version Mike Klis's story says the Dolphins are the Broncos' main competition for Manning, who could make a decision as soon as today.

News

3:59 PM Adam Schefter: Cowboys sign CB Brandon Carr to a 5-year, $50.1 million deal.

3:43 PM Mike Freeman: Martellus Bennett gets deal with the Giants. Solid signing by the G-men.

3:40 PM PFT: Browns lure Frostee Rucker away from division rival Bengals

3:26 PM PFT: Vikings re-sign defensive tackle Guion for three years, $9 million

2:57 PM Omar Kelly says Brandon Marshall had asked out of Miami.

2:54 PM Aaron Wilson: Source: Jonathan Fanene joins Patriots on three-year deal

2:34 PM Oakland has released ex-Bronco Cooper Carlisle, along with John Henderson.

2:16 PM Kevin Acee: Chargers did not tender TE Kory Sperry as an RFA but brought him back on one-year contract.

2:08 PM Jason La Canfora: Eagles announce they have released C Jamaal Jackson #freeagency

2:04 PM PFW: #Chargers have signed LB Jarret Johnson to a four-year contract.

1:55 PM The Jets have re-signed Nick Folk.

1:20 PM Adam Schefter: Kyle Orton reached a three-year agreement with the Dallas Cowboys.

12:58 PM Jason La Canfora: LT Jared Gaither staying in San Diego. Played very well for Chargers last season once healthy #freeagency

12:57 PM Adam Schefter: Vikings reached agreement with former Seahawks tight end John Carslon on a five-year, $25 million deal.

12:40 PM Chicago re-signed Josh McCown and Blake Costanzo.

12:38 PM Adam Schefter: Cory Redding reaches agreement with Indianapolis on a 3-year $10.5 million deal.

11:19 AM Eagles Insider: #Eagles have traded OT Winston Justice and a 6th round pick to the #Colts for a 6th round pick.  #Eagles have signed DT Antonio Dixon to a one-year contract. Dixon had been a restricted FA. #NFL Both sixth-round picks are for 2012. #Eagles move up from 17th in the round to 2nd. Justice's reported cap number had been over $4 mil.

10:45 AM Tim Twentyman: Calvin Johnson signs 7-year extension with Lions. 8 years total. Signed through 2019. Sources are telling me the Calvin deal is close to $130 million. Tops the Fitzgerald's $120 million deal

10:20 AM The Bears signed Eric Weems.

10:01 AM Another big move by Tampa, per Adam Schefter: Tampa Bay reached agreement with former Saints guard Carl Nicks on a five-year, $47.5 million deal including $31 million guaranteed.

9:52 AM The Bears say they were aware of Brandon Marshall's latest incident before acquiring him from Miami.

9:52 AM Philly re-signed Trent Cole; Jacksonville retained Jeremy Mincey; Tampa Bay signed Eric Wright.

Rumors/Visits

3:26 PM Adam Schefter: Eagles free-agent G Evan Mathis drawing interest from Colts and Redskins. Some consider him one of league's most under-rated players.

2:52 PM Texans C Chris Myers will visit the Titans tomorrow.

2:24 PM Adam Schefter: Three teams having early conversations with Giants free-agent WR Mario Manningham: SF, MIA, BUF.

2:15 PM Jeff Darlington: Dolphins believe getting rid of Marshall will allow new coach to put his program into place without issues or distractions, sources say. Even w/o latest incident, Miami viewed this as time to insert Marshall into market because contract situation is more attractive to buyers. The Bears only had to inherit the 3 years left on Marshall’s deal w/o any guaranteed money, source said. FAs would require big guarantees. The question in all of this: Dolphins believe they ARE in hunt for Manning, but how did they sell this offense to Peyton w/o Marshall in it?

1:31 PM PFT: Per league source, the Jets, Eagles, Lions, and Patriots are interested in LaRon Landry.

1:16 PM Adam Schefter: Back-to-back: Raiders free-agent RB Michael Bush and Pats RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis visiting the Bengals.

12:26 PM Adam Schefter: As Tennessee is wooing Peyton Manning, Packers free-agent center Scott Wells is visiting the Titans today.

11:45 AM Adam Schefter: With Eric Wright in Tampa, Carlos Rogers in SF, Cortland Finnegan in St. Louis, that leaves Brandon Carr for Dallas. Deal there likely.

10:54 AM Ben Volin: DE Kendall Langford has a visit set up with #Bengals tomorrow, and might set one up with #Patriots. #Dolphins and #Falcons also interested

10:40 AM Adam Schefter: Packers free agent QB Matt Flynn is scheduled to visit Seattle on Thursday night, into Friday. Seattle's first QB visit is scheduled for later today with Miami's free-agent Chad Henne, who is in Jacksonville.

10:20 AM Chicago will host Anthony Herrera.

10:05 AM Ted Ginn will visit the Lions.

9:52 AM Word out of Cleveland is the team is not pursuing Matt Flynn.

9:52 AM Mario Williams will visit other teams after failing to reach an agreement with the Bills.

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