Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer
The Bills have medically cleared QB Tyrod Taylor following groin surgery Jan. 5, a team source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. That clears the path for Taylor to pass a physical if the Bills choose to release him, preventing a situation where Taylor would have been owed a $27.5 million injury guarantee.
Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter
Bills' Tyrod Taylor, who has $27.5M option bonus due March 11, has been medically cleared from last month's groin surgery, per team source.
Ben Goessling ESPN Staff Writer
The Vikings made a strong push for former Browns cornerback K'Waun Williams, who signed with the 49ers tonight, but Williams' familiarity with 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan and defensive backs coach Jeff Hafley helped put San Francisco over the top. Especially as Williams returns from an ankle injury, his prior relationship with the 49ers' staff weighed into his decision.
Josh Weinfuss ESPN Staff Writer
About the possibility of Jay Cutler ending up in Arizona, a Cardinals source told me: "Not a chance."
Tim McManus ESPN Staff Writer
Former Eagles linebacker DeMeco Ryans has been hired by the 49ers as defensive quality control coach.