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By Darin Gantt

The signing of draft picks has been reduced to a formality, which is why most of them are already taken care of before teams take the six-week break before training camp. In fact, only 20 unsigned picks from the 2017 NFL Draft remain, after yesterday’s signings. Eight of the unsigned picks are in the first…
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By Charean Williams

Eric Berry missed the another practice with heel pain. Although it’s the same flare up that had the safety on the Chiefs’ injury report at times late last season, coach Andy Reid appears unconcerned. “I’m not too worried about that, no,” Reid said, via Terez Pryor of the Kansas City Star. “I think he’ll be…
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By Charean Williams

The Saints agreed to terms with veteran long snapper Thomas Gafford, according to Herbie Teope of the New Orleans Times-Picayune. They will waive long snapper Jesse Schmitt. Gafford was among the tryout players the Saints had in camp this week. Gafford, 34, has signed with six other teams in his career. He had a seven-year…
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By Darin Gantt

There were other teams interested in Jeremy Maclin. But the Ravens quickly emerged as the favorite, at least based on Maclin’s gut feeling. “With me coming here and what was already here, I felt like this was a team that could definitely win and definitely build something special,” Maclin said, via Jamison Hensley of ESPN.com.…
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By Mike Florio

Three key Chiefs defensive players opted to stay away for the bulk of the offseason program. With mandatory minicamp now open, they’ve reported for duty — and they met with the media to address their absences. Safety Eric Berry, who finally got a long-term deal earlier this year, explained his decision to work out on…
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