Patriots sign Tim Tebow

It turns out Bill Belichick really doesn’t hate Tim Tebow after all. ESPN’s Ed Werder reports the Patriots have signed the former Jets’ backup quarterback, and expect him to be present for tomorrow’s minicamp. In a corresponding move, the Pats released quarterback Mike Kafka. So much for the CFL and AFL alternatives. Since his release…

Darrelle Revis signs new contract with Bucs (Photo)

It’s official: Darrelle Revis is a Buccaneer. After passing his physical, the All-Pro cornerback officially inked a new contract with Tampa Bay. Per ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Revis signed a six-year, $96 million deal that makes him the highest paid defender in NFL history, but includes zero guaranteed money. Darrelle signed six-year, $96 million deal with…

Chiefs reportedly complete trade for Alex Smith

Though unofficial, the first trade of the 2013 offseason has been announced. FOX Sports’ Jay Glazer reports that the 49ers and Chiefs have completed a trade for Alex Smith. The compensation Kansas City relinquished for Smith is unclear, but Glazer notes they made a “clear commitment” to Colin Kaepernick’s now-former backup. The deal can’t become…

Tom Brady agrees to new contract, takes less to help Pats

As he’s done in the past, Tom Brady is putting the Patriots’ financial interests over his own. According to SI.com’s Peter King, Brady agreed to a three-year, $27 million contract extension, running through 2017. The new deal, which all but guarantees the future Hall of Fame quarterback retires a Patriot, is worth “significantly less than…