Aditi Kinkhabwala of NFL.com reported earlier today (via Twitter) that someone on the Steelers staff called someone with the Browns to ask about Ben Tate‘s release, but Scott Brown of ESPN.com (Twitter link) hears that Pittsburgh has no interest in picking up Tate to replace LeGarrette Blount. More out of the North divisions..
- A source tells Bart Hubbuch of the New York Post (on Twitter) that Adrian Peterson‘s future with the Vikings beyond this year will be a decision left up to GM Rick Spielman and coach Mike Zimmer.
- Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com (on Twitter) hears that the Packers worked out four players today: tight end Travis Beckum, tight end Michael Egnew, linebacker Jerrell Harris, and guard Rishaw Johnson.
- The Bengals signed linebacker Terrell Manning to the practice squad earlier today, but they also auditioned fellow linebackers L.J. Fort and Jake Knott, according to ESPN.com’s Coley Harvey (on Twitter).
Luke Adams contributed to this post.