The headlines from the past week at PFR:
- Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning told Denver management that he’s ready to return in 2015.
- The Buccaneers released quarterback Josh McCown, who was just one season into a two-year deal.
- Linebacker Justin Houston‘s representatives will attempt to work out a long-term deal with the Chiefs during the next few days.
- Domestic violence charges against Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy were waived.
- Chronic back issues could weigh into Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch‘s decision on retirement.
- Broncos receiver Wes Welker is mulling retirement.
- Packers – Tom Clements promoted to AHC with play-calling duties; numerous other changes (link)
- Seahawks – Kris Richard, DC (link)
- Cowboys – DT Henry Melton (declined)
- Jets – LBs Jason Babin and Calvin Pace (exercised); RB Chris Johnson (declined)