Former Pro Bowl wide receivers Percy Harvin and Anquan Boldin are on the verge of switching teams as the National Football League’s free-agent signing period begins today with fellow wideouts Mike Wallace, Greg Jennings and Wes Welker among the top players on the market.
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings has over 200 thousand Twitter followers, but tells Rick Horrow his social media focus is not on numbers: he uses it strategically to support his charitable work and build brand identity and contacts for his post-football career. (Source: Bloomberg)
The New York Jets continued their offseason makeover, losing a tight end while picking up a running back and someone to block for him on the third full day of the National Football League free-agent period.
Mike Wallace joined the Miami Dolphins as the National Football League’s free agent signing period began, while the Philadelphia Eagles released Pro Bowl cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha and the Buffalo Bills cut starting quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick.