Reading the coverage …
Andrew Brandt of the National Football Post looks at the mechanics of the franchise tag.
Stocks soared for receivers and linemen coming out of the combine according to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle.
Jim Irsay rectified his complaint about Manning failing to keep things in-house while talking to the media to discuss elements of the issue with the quarterback.
LSU’s Morris Claiborne and Alabama’s Dre Kirkpatrick are top corners who could be of interest to the Jaguars in the draft, writes Tania Ganguli.
Keith Millard is another member of the Titans' staff whose résumé includes a highly credentialed playing career, says David Boclair of The City Paper.