Wednesday, May 9, 2012
NFC South links: Jefferson impresses Bucs
By ESPN.com staff
The team cut 31-year-old veteran fullback Ovie Mughelli, who was due to earn a base salary of $3 million in 2012.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has a post-Mughelli depth chart.
Former Falcons executive Brian Xanders is out as GM in Denver.
The Panthers signed former Jaguars punter Nick Harris.
Former Texans receiver Jacoby Jones visited with the Panthers, but opted to sign with the Ravens.
Cat Scratch Reader has a profile of punter Brad Nortman, Carolina's sixth-round pick.
New Orleans Saints
Jonathan Vilma's lawyer said the NFL has yet to respond to his request that the league release any and all evidence it has compiled against Vilma as it relates to his involvement in the Saints' pay-for-performance bounty program.
Who do you believe in the Saints' bounty situation? Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Former LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson impressed the Bucs enough during a rookie minicamp to get a contract and an extended tryout this summer.
Defensive tackle Gerald McCoy treated 400 Bucs fans to the premiere of Marvel's "The Avengers" Friday night.