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Ex-NFL OL pleads not guilty to threats

LOS ANGELES (AP) Former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin was charged Tuesday with threatening two former teammates who had harassed him in the NFL and with threatening his former prep school classmates, Los Angeles County prosecutors
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Rams re-sign C Sullivan for 2 years

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) Center John Sullivan has re-signed with the Los Angeles Rams, agreeing to a two-year contract. The Rams announced the deal Friday. Sullivan started 15 consecutive games in his first season with Los Angeles.
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Chiefs sign QB Henne to back up Mahomes

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs signed former Dolphins and Jaguars quarterback Chad Henne to a two-year contract on Friday, giving them a veteran backup for new starter Patrick Mahomes II. The 32-year-old Henne was
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Seahawks sign TE Dickson to 3-year deal

RENTON, Wash. (AP) The Seattle Seahawks addressed one of their offseason needs by signing tight end Ed Dickson to a three-year contract. While Dickson isn’t intended to be a replacement for Jimmy Graham, he is the kind
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Lions add Blount, Zenner to backfield

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) The Detroit Lions added depth in the backfield, signing LeGarrette Blount and re-signing Zach Zenner. Detroit signed both players Friday to compete with Ameer Abdullah and Theo Riddick for carries this year. Blount,
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Bengals retain TE Eifert, P Huber

CINCINNATI (AP) The Bengals agreed to a one-year deal with often-injured tight end Tyler Eifert and a three-year deal with punter Kevin Huber on Thursday, holding onto two of their unrestricted free agents. Eifert has been hurt
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Raiders to add Nelson, release Crabtree

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) The Oakland Raiders are shuffling wide receivers, signing free agent Jordy Nelson and releasing Michael Crabtree. A person familiar with the move says Nelson agreed to a two-year contract Thursday after the Raiders spent
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Saints owner Benson dies at 90

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Tom Benson, a successful auto dealer who brought the New Orleans Saints their only winning seasons and the “Benson Boogie,” has died. Benson, who has also owned the NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans since 2012,
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Panthers, DT Poe agree to 3-year deal

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) The Carolina Panthers and unrestricted free agent defensive tackle Dontari Poe have agreed on a three-year, $28 million deal, a person familiar with the situation said Thursday. The person spoke to The Associated Press
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