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Undrafted FA Tracker: NFC, AFC West

Well, the NFl draft is finally (and sadly) over, but here is a list of undrafted  free agent signings for the AFC & NFC West: *keep in mind that some of these may not be actual signings, but rookie camp invites as well*

Arizona Cardinals- Trevor Knight, QB, TX A&M, Antonio Pipkin, QB, Tiffin, Pasoni Tasini, DL, Utah, Ricky Seals-Jones, WR, TX A&M, Ryan Lewis, CB, Pitt, De’Chavon Hayes, DB, Arizona State.

L.A. Rams-Justin Davis, RB, USC, Ismael Adams, DB, UCLA, Casey Sayles, DE, Ohio, Jared Collins, DB, Arkansas, Dravious Wright, DB, NC STate, Jake Eldrenkamp, OL, Washington, Anthony McMeans, OL, New Mexico State, Kevin Davis, LB, Colorado State, Johnny Mundt, TE, Oregon, Aarion Penton, CB, Mizzou, Folarin Orimolade, OLB, Dartmouth.

Seattle Seahawks-Nick Usher, OLB, UTEP, Jordan Roos, OG, Purdue, Hayden Plinkle, TE, UTEP, Tony Bridges, S, Ole Miss, Darreus Rogers, WR, USC, Calvin Steyn, OL, Weber State.

San Francisco 49ers-KD Cannon, WR, Baylor, Darrell Williams, OT, Western KY, Cole Hikutini, TE, Louisville, Jimmie Gilbert, LB, Colorado, JP Flynn, OL, Montana State, Nick Mullens, QB, Southern Miss, Lorenzo Jerome, S, St. Francis(PA), Erik Magnuson, OT, Michigan.

L.A. Chargers- Artavis Scott, WR, Clemson, Nigel Harris, LB, USF, Michael Davis, CB, BYU, Sean Culkin, TE, Mizzou, Andre Patton, WR, Rutgers, Austin Ekeler, RB, Weber State, Eli Jenkins, QB, Jacksonville State, Mike Moore, LB, Kansas State, Dillon DeBoer, OC, FAU, Younghoe Koo, K, Georgia Southern, Mason Zandi, OT, South Carolina, James Onwualu, LB, Notre Dame, Dontre Wilson, RB, Ohio State, Brad Watson, CB, Wake Forest.

KC Chiefs-J.R. Nelson, CB, Montana, Jordan Sterns, S, Oklahoma State.

Oakland Raiders-Ishmael Zamora, WR, Baylor, Fadol Brown, DE, Ole Miss, Isaac Whitney, WR, USC, Jordan Simmons, OL, USC, Ricky Jefferson, DB, LSU, Anthony Cioffi, S, Rutgers, Pharaoh Brown, TE, Oregon, Keon Hatcher, WR, Arkansas, LaTroy Lewis, DE, Tennessee

Denver Broncos- Jamal Carter, S, Miami, Kyle Sloter, QB, N. Colorado, Deon Hollins, LB, UCLA, Ken Ekanem, DE, Virginia Tech, Shakir Soto, DE, Pitt, Tyrique Jarrett, DT, Pitt, Marcus Rios, CB, UCLA.

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Unpatriotic Kneel Down/Fist Up

Normally, I try to keep my blogs biased free, but this next article is like something you’d find in the Opinion section of a newspaper. Again, this is my opinion, and you don’t necessarily have to agree with it, though I’m sure it’s going to make some people mad. On to the juicy stuff now. Collin Kaepernick, in my opinion, has acted really low as of late. Yeah, you have a right to protest, but during the National Anthem? That’s pure outrageous and plain disrespectful to everyone who has ever fought to defend our freedom and country. Now not only Kaepernick is protesting during the National Anthem, but players from other NFL teams (Rams, Dolphins, and  Broncos) are showing protest as well…Niner’s DB Eric Reid and Broncos’ LB Brandon Marshall, and Dolphins’ RB Arian Foster are just to name a few. Now, some players aren’t just kneeling, but putting their fists in the air instead of their hand over their heart.  In my other opinion, if these players don’t like standing during the Anthem, then they can move to Canada and play for the CFL. Or let’s get these players together and let former and current military veterans beat the crap out of them for showing so much disrespect to not only them but the country we live in, and which they fought for. From now on, these players should just shut their mouths and put their hands over their hearts, and get along with life. I also have 2 shoutouts; my first shoutout is to former Alabama DL Quinton Dial. Dial helped military members hold the flag during last night’s National Anthem…while Eric Reid and Kaepernick kneeled. I also give a shout out to everyone of the Dallas Cowboys sideline the other night as none of their players showed any signs of protest. In conclusion, yeah, you might have a first amendment right to protest; however, it should not be done during an important moment such as the National Anthem. Thank you for the read, and remember this is my opinion only; you may agree to disagree. I, however, will always stand by my opinion.

Breaking News: Bears Release Fmr 49ers DE AfterArrested for Domestic Violence/Childhood Endangerment Charges

Just out of NFL Network, the Chicago Bears have officially released former 49ers DE Ray McDonald following an arrest on misdemeanor domestic violence/Childhood endangerment chargers. As the story on NFL.com states, “According to the police report, officers were dispatched at 3:48 a.m. to a disturbance at McDonald’s Santa Clara residence where they learned McDonald ‘physically assaulted the victim while she was holding a baby.’ McDonald left the residence before police arrived. He was later located and arrested in San Jose.” This isn’t his first run in with the law, however, in August (2014) McDonald was arrested for felony domestic violence, but was not charged and played in the entire season last year, and he also  was arrested for suspicion of DUI in 2010. McDonald was released in December by the 49ers after he was an alleged suspect in a sexual assault investigation. The Bears signed McDonald to a $1.5 million non-guaranteed contract on March 24. Chicago GM Ryan Pace issued a statement earlier on the release of McDonald: “We believe in second chances, but when we signed Ray we were very clear what our expectations were if he was to remain a Bear. He was not able to meet the standard and the decision was made to release him.” In his 4 seasons in the NFL, McDonald had 112 tackles with 14.5 sacks.

Jim Harbaugh and Staff Face 4 NCAA Recruiting Violations

Before Jim Harbaugh can coach a game at his alma mater, he faces 4 minor recruiting violations. It is reported that of the 4 violations, Harbaugh is reported of receiving 2 of them. The violations are classified as secondary/level III which means that the NCAA doesn’t normally take part in dealing with them; instead, the University of Michigan will handle it through the school’s compliance department and educate the coach and his staff. In one of the violations, Harboaugh and 2 of his staff let a recruit sit with them in premium seating at a hockey game. Next, Harbaugh donated a signed jersey and helmet to a school auction without it being reviewed. In another violation, a coach spoke publicly about an incoming transfer. And the last violation involved sending impermissible recruiting materials to a recruit electronically. After a disappointing season with the 49ers, Harbaugh signed a 7yr, up to $38.1 Million contract with Michigan.

The Draft is Over: Undrafted Free Agents Tracker: The NFC South and the NFC West:

Here are the UFA signings for the NFC South:

Atlanta Falcons: TCU CB Kevin White, Indiana WR Shane Wynn, North Texas LB Derek Akunne, Houston DT Joey Mbu, Central Oklahoma WR Marquez Clark, Fort Valley State CB Mike Lee, Azusa Pacific OL Cody Clay, Northern Arizona TE Beau Gardner, Louisville CB Terrell Floyd, New Mexico State C Valerian Ume-ezeoke, and Florida Atlantic S Damian Parms.

Tampa Bay Bucs: UCF WR Rannell Hall, Louisville Dominique Brown, Boston College LB Josh Keyes, TCU S Chris Hackett, Texas A&M CB Deshazor Everett, Heidelberg WR Donteea Dye, Towson DE Ryan Delaire,  Iowa LB Quinton Alston, Clemson WR Adam Humphries, Tusculum DE Caushaud Lyons, Kansas DE Michael Reynolds, and Idaho DT Quayshawne Buckley.

Carolina Panthers: Michigan P Matt Wile, Clemson CB Garry Peters, Morningside RB Brandon Wegher, Memphis DT Terry Redden, Utah DB Brian Blechan, Florida DT Darius Cummings, South Carolina WR Damiere Byrd, Ohio State DE Steve Miller, James Madison S Dean Marlowe, Southern DT Authur Miley, and Charlotte OL Daniel Biltch.

New Orleans Saints: North Carolina TE Jack Tabb, Clemson DL Tavaris Barnes, Indiana DL Bobby Richardson, Mississippi State DT Kaleb Eulls, UTSA DT Ashaad Marby, New Hampshire TE Harold Spears, New Hampshire WR R.J. Harris, Notre Dame OL Doniel Gambrell, Syracuse OT Sean Hickey, North Texas Guard Cyril Lemon, Texas A&M WR Malcome Kennedy, and SMU LB Stephon Sanders.

Here are the UFA signings of the NFC South:

Seattle Seahawks: Texas LS Nate Boyer, UTSA S Triston Wade, Ohio State RB Rod Smith, Western Carolina S Ace Clark, West Georgia DL Tory Slater, Idaho OL Jesse Davis, Arizona WR Austin Hill, Montana State LB Alex Singleton, Norfolk State S Keenan Lambert, Auburn CB Trovon Reed, Central Michigan RB Thomas Rawls, LSU S Robert Martin, Georgia Tech LB Quayshawn Nealy.

San Francisco 49ers: Alabama WR DeAndrew White, South Carolina QB Dillon Thompson, Utah WR Dres Anderson, Henderson State WR Darius Davis, Washington WR DiAndrew Campbell, Auburn OL Patrick Miller, Michigan State LB Marcus Rush, Duke WR Issac Blakeney.

St. Louis Rams: Liberty S Jacob Hagen, Texas RB Malcolm Brown, Iowa DT Louis Trinca-Pasat, USF OL Darrell Williams, Northwestern State CB Imoan Claiborne, Georgia Tech FB Zach Laskey, Texas State RB Terrence Franks, New Mexico Highlands WR Tyler Slavin, Mississippi State S Jay Hughes, and Texas Tech WR Bradley Marquez.

Arizona Cardinals: Texas WR Jaxon Shipley, BYU FB Lasike, FAU LB Andrae Kirk, Winston Salem State QB Philip Sims, Georgia Southern LB Edwin Jackson, Bowling Green LB Gabe Martin.

Join me for  my next post with UFA signings from the NFC North and NFC East. Happy reading!