Friday, February 25, 2011
Evening AFC West notes
By Bill Williamson
INDIANAPOLIS -- There are indications Kansas City Chiefs center Casey Wiegmann is leaning toward returning for the 2011 season, rather than retire. However, his agent Joe Linta said no official decision has been made. But at this point, it would be a surprise if Wiegmann doesn’t return in 2011. Wiegmann will be 38 in July.
Kamerion Wimbley is expected to sign his franchise off sheet early next week. The Oakland Raiders put the franchise tag on him Thursday. He will be paid more than $10 million in 2011.
In an Insider piece on ESPN.com, Mel Kiper has Denver Broncos quarterback Kyle Orton listed as the third most tradable quarterback in the NFL this offseason.
Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy isn’t saying much about Oakland’s reported interest in two of his assistants.
The Chiefs are trying to reduce their list of potential free agents.
A look at the San Diego Chargers’ needs at safety.