Time for a quick look at the day's top headlines from around the NFC South:
TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS
In the latest twist of the saga of a possible trade with the New York Jets for cornerback Darrelle Revis, Mark Cook reports that the Bucs might not be willing to give up a first-round pick in 2013 or 2014. That’s contrary to a lot of previous reports that have said the Bucs would be willing to give up a first-round choice in one of those years. I suspect this is just more posturing as both sides try to angle for the best possible deal.
Check out this Sports Science video featuring Kenny Vaccaro, who I see as a potential draft pick for the Panthers. If Vaccaro doesn’t make it as an NFL safety, he could have a future as an Olympic hurdler.
NEW ORLEANS SAINTS
Center Brian de la Puente has signed his tender as a restricted free agent.
Recently-signed linebacker Brian Banks went on Atlanta’s KTLA and talked about the ordeal he went through, which included serving more than five years in prison for a charge he later was exonerated of.