Alshon Jeffery RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jeffery denies reaching out to Adam Schefter before signing with Eagles

    Bleacher Report "Philadelphia Eagles wideout Alshon Jeffery denied Thursday he reached out to any member of the NFL media prior to agreeing to a deal with the Eagles. Jeffery's tweet comes after The MMQB's Tim Rohan wrote an article profiling Adam Schefter of ESPN. In the piece, Rohan recounted a moment in..." March 24

  • Report: Alshon Jeffery sought advice from Adam Schefter before signing with the Eagles

    Sportsnaut "Alshon Jeffery entered NFL free agency as one of the top available players. But on the first day of the period, he was just like a fan — turning to Adam Schefter. Tim Rohan of MMQB was with Schefter throughout the day. At 11:09 am, Schefter got a call from Jeffery. “In the middle of..." March 23

  • Eagles give Agholor's jersey number to Jeffery

    CBS Philly "The Eagles have announced some new jersey numbers. Nelson Agholor’s No. 17 jersey will now be worn by new Eagles wide receiver, Alshon Jeffery. Agholor will now wear No. 13. Agholor, 23, has struggled in his first two seasons as an Eagle. He was the team’s 20th overall pick in the 2015..." March 13

  • Eagles sign Alshon Jeffery

    Newark Star-Ledger "In two moves Thursday, the Eagles dramatically made over one of the league's most inconsistent wide receiving corps. The Eagles signed arguably the top free agent wide receiver available on the open market, Alshon Jeffery, according to Josina Anderson of ESPN just hours after signing Torrey..." March 09

  • Report: Vikings in on Alshon Jeffery

    Pro Football Talk "Alshon Jeffery may not be staying with the Bears, but he may be staying in the NFC North. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Vikings have become a late entry in the chase for Jeffery, possibly keeping him from joining the Eagles or re-signing with the Bears. Jeffery, whose best year..." March 09

  • Alshon Jeffery leaning towards signing with the Eagles

    Sportsnaut "The Philadelphia Eagles are in desperate need for wide receiver help. That much is already known after what we saw from this unit during Carson Wentz’s rookie season last year. The likes of Jordan Matthews and Nelson Agholor failed to take that next step. In fact, one could say the two..." March 09

  • Colts, Eagles making ‘strong push’ to sign Alshon Jeffery

    Larry Brown Sports "Alshon Jeffery is reportedly receiving interest from several teams on the free agent market, and the Indianapolis Colts and Philadelphia Eagles may be leading the charge. While Jeffery has had talks with the Chicago Bears about returning, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that both the Eagles..." March 09

  • Bears, Jeffery open to new deal as free agency looms

    ALL 22 "When the Chicago Bears elected not to place the franchise tag on wide receiver Alshon Jeffery, they knew the risks. Jeffery will become a free agent on March 9 if the two sides can’t come to terms on a new deal, and the competition for his services will be fierce and expensive. However, it..." March 04

  • Alshon Jeffery wants to sign with a team that can win a Super Bowl ‘right now’

    Fox Sports "The Chicago Bears will have a big decision to make in the coming weeks. Do they go all in on pending free agent Alshon Jeffery, or let him walk in free agency? It’s a choice that will have implications for many years to come as the Bears are already thin at wide receiver. Regardless of what..." March 02

  • 49ers, Eagles, Titans, and Bears among teams rumored to pursue Alshon Jeffery

    Bleacher Report "Wide receiver Alshon Jeffery is among the biggest prizes in free agency, and early indications are that he will have no shortage of suitors. According to ESPN's Josina Anderson, the San Francisco 49ers, Philadelphia Eagles and Tennessee Titans are among the teams expected to pursue him. Also,..." March 02

  • 49ers expected to make serious run at Alshon Jeffery

    KNBR "Kyle Shanahan and John Lynch’s first San Francisco juggling act will take flight later this week in Indianapolis at the NFL’s scouting combine. There will be trade negotiations with New England (and potentially Washington), dinners with top prospects like Myles Garrett and epiphanies on a late..." March 01

  • Bears not expected to tag Alshon Jeffery again

    Pro Football Talk "There’s no doubt Alshon Jeffery has talent, and hasn’t had the best supporting cast around him lately. But it doesn’t appear the Bears are willing to invest more than $17 million for a year to make sure he stays. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Bears are not expected to use..." February 27

  • Alshon Jeffery, Brian Hoyer headline Bears' unrestricted free agents

    ESPN Chicago "In a recent letter to season ticket holders, Chicago Bears President and CEO Ted Phillips wrote that the club is "positioned for an exciting offseason with ... one of the best salary-cap situations in the NFL heading into free agency." NFL teams prioritize re-signing their own players, but the..." February 14

  • Bears commend Alshon Jeffery for bold Super Bowl declaration

    ESPN "Wide receiver Alshon Jeffery raised eyebrows last weekend when he guaranteed the Chicago Bears (3-13) would win the Super Bowl next year. To a portion of the frustrated fan base, Jeffery's comment -- "I guarantee you we'll win the Super Bowl next year" -- felt ill-timed. The Bears had just..." January 04

  • Alshon Jeffery: 'I guarantee you we are going to win the Super Bowl next year' "Receiver Alshon Jeffery wasn’t so confident about his future with the Bears after a season-ending loss Sunday, but he’s certainly feeling optimistic about the organization’s chances next season. “I guarantee you we’re going to win the Super Bowl next year,” Jeffery told reporters after Chicago..." January 02

  • Bears activate Alshon Jeffery

    Pro Football Talk "The Bears have made a wide receiver change in advance of tomorrow’s game against the Packers. Alson Jeffery, who had been on the exempt list after serving a four-game PED suspension, has been moved to the active roster. Marquess Wilson has been placed on injured reserve. Even though he’s..." December 17

  • Alshon Jeffery's return important for Matt Barkley

    ESPN "Some help is on the way for Matt Barkley. On Monday, Alshon Jeffery is scheduled to return from a four-game PED suspension, which presumably gives Barkley a legitimate weapon in the passing game next week, when the Chicago Bears face the Green Bay Packers. Jeffery will be a welcome addition..." December 12

  • John Fox puts Alshon Jeffery on blast over PED suspension

    Sportsnaut "Thanks to a positive PED test, Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery will be suspended for the next four games. Jeffery has issued a statement taking responsibility, saying that the test positive test came from a substance made to combat inflammation (read more here). If Jeffery is hoping for..." November 17

  • Alshon Jeffery Suspended 4 Games For PEDs

    Pro Football Rumors "Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery has been suspended four games for violating the league’s PED policy, the league announced. This suspension comes at a horrendous time for Jeffery as he is poised to be one of the top players on the free agent market this offseason. As it stands now, Jeffery will..." November 15

  • PED suspension will cost Alshon Jeffery plenty

    Pro Football Talk "Apart from the $3.43 million he’ll lose in 2016 base salary for his four-game suspension, Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery will see plenty of other money disappear, too. The chances of the Bears using the franchise tag on Jeffery again, at a price of $17.52 million have no plunged to nil, which..." November 14

  • Contract status complicates potential Alshon Jeffery trade

    Pro Football Talk "When listing the players who could be traded before Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. ET, it’s tempting to include Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery. And he could indeed be moved, his contractual status adds a layer or two of complexity. For starters, Jeffery has a franchise-tag salary of $14.599 million...." October 30