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Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Hall of Fame wide receiver Terrell Owens selected his former WR coach while with the San Francisco 49ers, current Los Angeles Chargers special teams coordinator George Stewart, as his presenter for enshrinement into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Linebacker Joe Thomas will sign with the Cowboys, according to ESPN's Todd Archer, after the Packers decided not to tender him as a restricted free agent. The minimum tender would have been $1.9 million, which is probably too high for someone who played 104 snaps last season. However, two years ago, he played 820 snaps.

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

The Cowboys have made their first foray into free agency, agreeing to a two-year deal with linebacker Joe Thomas, who visited the team Wednesday, according to a source. Thomas spent part of the 2015 season on the Cowboys' practice squad. He spent the last three seasons with the Green Bay Packers, starting eight games while playing mostly in the sub packages and on special teams. He had 14 tackles, a half sack and a pass deflection in 2017. His best year came in 2016 when he started seven games and had 77 tackles

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

The Raiders continued being the busiest team in free agency with the signing of linebacker Emmanuel Lamur on Wednesday. The versatile Lamur provides depth at a position of need and played for new Raiders defensive coordinator Paul Guenther with the Bengals, for whom he played from 2012 through 2015. He was with the Vikings the past two seasons.

Jeff Legwold ESPN Senior Writer 

John Elway said last week the Broncos still had work to do in free agency and that how the new players fit in the locker room would be a big consideration in addition to where those players fit in the lineup. To that end two personnel executives in the league contacted Wednesday said newly-signed defensive lineman Clinton McDonald is a player who covers both bases for the Broncos. He's got 97 games worth of experience and was the Buccaneers' nominee for the Walter Payton Man of the Year award this past season. He should carve out a spot in the rotation up front.

Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

Free agent defensive tackle Clinton McDonald has signed with the Denver Broncos on a two-year deal.

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

Jordan Palmer called the Browns hiring Ken Zampese as their quarterbacks coach "an amazing blessing." Zampese taught Jordan and Carson Palmer a lot during his time with the Bengals. "I hope Sam (Darnold) gets to go there," Palmer said. ... "If Sam were to play there, sky is the limit."

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Ahead of next week's annual league meetings, the Jets have proposed a new pass-interference rule that would have a significant impact on games. The rule would change pass interference from a spot foul and make it like the college rule — 15 yards regardless of where it occurred. The Jets surrendered 180 yards on pass-interference penalties last season; only nine teams had more. Maybe that explains the Jets' motivation.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

The Bears officially matched the offer sheet that Kyle Fuller signed with the Packers last week. Should see the full contract details soon.

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

Sam Darnold threw roughly 60 passes at his pro day. The first quarter, I would say, came under dry conditions, and the rest came under gradual rain. But he looked really good throughout, on the move and in the pocket, showing touch and velocity. Jordan Palmer, who has been working with Darnold: "You should be able to throw in the rain; it's not that big a deal. But for him to just act like it wasn't raining and no big deal, it's just kind of who he's been — who he is on tape, who he is in the locker room. I thought it was a great showing for him."

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff said he's not worried about getting a contract extension finalized with QB Matt Ryan.


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Source: after he visited the Lions earlier this week, the Falcons hosted free agent TE Logan Paulsen for a visit.

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The Colts hosted free agent WR Dontrelle Inman for a visit, per source. New Colts OC Nick Sirianni was Inman's WR coach in Los Angeles.

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

More Sam Darnold: "I think I'm definitely capable of going No. 1. What the Browns are doing right now is really good; they've got a lot of good pieces. I think going there, and being able to lead the way I lead, and play the way I play, I think will be a good situation.

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

Sam Darnold had a pretty revealing answer when asked about the toughest challenge of this pre-draft process. "Learning how to explain the turnovers, because obviously that's a big thing in my game," he said. "Especially last year — that was a problem. So, trying to explain that, trying to explain what I've been working on to get better at that, because obviously turning the ball over is the worst thing you can do as a quarterback."