The Atlanta Falcons have locked up one of their young defenders, announcing on Thursday they have signed fourth-year cornerback Robert Alford to a four-year extension. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported that the deal was worth a total of $38 million, with $21 million guaranteed. Atlanta and cornerback Robert Alford agreed to a four-year contract extension.
Marcus Mariota is a top-four quarterback in fantasy this season but has a terrible matchup against the Denver Broncos defense on Sunday. Should fantasy owners stick with the Titans star QB or go with another alternative?
Latest Update 2:15PM: The Jets have decided to shut down C Nick Mangold for the remainder of the season, the team confirmed Tuesday afternoon. With only one year left on his contract, Mangold's future with New York is up in the air, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. The Jets will replace Mangold on the roster by promoting S Doug Middleton from the practice squad. Previous Reports (Dec. 8) 8:02AM: New York Jets center Nick Mangold will visit a specialist Thursday regarding his ankle injury and could possibly be shut down for the rest of the season, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. Mangold, who left Monday's game against the Colts early and missed the previous four games with the