tiptrot.com June 26, 2017

Patriots Likely To Keep Malcolm Butler

25 April 2017, 12:53 | Gerardo Harmon

According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, Peterson is expected to sign with the New Orleans Saints on a deal that will pay him around $3 million in 2017.

Even if Peterson manages to supplant Ingram as the starter, he still has to prove he can stay healthy and regain his form from two seasons ago with a new team at an advanced age. Ingram has improved significantly in the passing game over the past two years, which would theoretically position Peterson to concentrate on early-down runs and high-leverage situations such as third-and-short and goal-line carries. He has long said he believes he can play deep into his 30s. There were a couple of other possible landing spots for him after being released by the Minnesota Vikings, but none of them ended up working out.

He has also visited with the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks while looking for the right spot to continue his Hall of Fame career.

Unless they select a running back later this week at the NFL Draft, it seems the Giants' depth chart will remain the same concerning the position. That would be a huge cut from the $12 million he made last season with the Vikings. He signed with the San Francisco 49ers last week.

-Running back Mike Gillislee signed with the Patriots after the Buffalo Bills decided not to match the two-year contract offer.

Speculation regarding free agent running back Adrian Peterson and the Green Bay Packers may soon come to an anticlimactic end.

While New Orleans goes old (Peterson is 32) and redundant for a name everyone knows, New England went for its latest ideal situational back.

It is now highly unlikely Butler will be traded, sources confirmed to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

An undrafted free agent out of Nebraska, Compton appeared in one game with Washington in 2013 but has missed just one game over the past three seasons.

Other News

Trending Now

Scientists to March Against Trump's Alternative Facts, Climate Denial
Jones, the vision scientist, acknowledges that becoming a political advocate is not easy for himself or his colleagues. A few weeks later, thousands of scientists and researchers took to the streets in Boston for a similar demonstration.

Most major Western leaders to skip China's New Silk Road summit
The list included only one leader from the Group of Seven (G7) industrialised nations, Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni. Since 2013, China has invested more than 50 billion dollars in countries involved in the Belt and Road.

Capitals beat Maple Leafs 5-4, tie series at 2 games apiece
You're playing so well and then you have to kill off a 5-on-3. "There's a great atmosphere here, great fans, we all know that". The Caps challenged the play , which saw Nicklas Backstrom get tangled up with Andersen, but the initial call was confirmed.

Saudi Arabia shuffles cabinet posts, including Washington ambassador
Last April, the Saudi king visited Egypt and they concluded the demarcation deal during official meetings. Prince Salman replaces Prince Abdullah bin Faisal bin Turki, who served in the post for just over a year.

Macron, Le Pen to contest second round of French presidential election
If she were successful, it would probably sink an institution that has helped bind Europe together for decades. Le Pen, leader of the anti-immigration and anti-EU National Front, was given 22 per cent by both institutes.

Crude Oil Gives Back Ground Following Recent Strength
Brent crude futures were up 20 cents, or 0.36 per cent, at their highest since early March at $56.43 per barrel at 0656 GMT. Prices are still up from about $42 a barrel a year ago, and OPEC was upbeat on the outlook for the market.

Jose Mourinho discusses defensive issues at Manchester United
Man United are now through to the semi-finals, and in a field of Lyon, Celta Vigo and Ajax, they will be the consensus favorites. The Special One continued: "I don't think they are easy injuries but I prefer to wait until all the tests are done tomorrow".

'The Fate of the Furious' laps new films at box office
Domestically, the eighth film of the franchise made $38.7 million after having a drop of 60.8% from last week's $98.8 million. The film was also poorly received critically, getting a 24 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes and a woeful C- on CinemaScore.

Turkish opposition says appealing referendum on Erdogan powers
Erdogan added that he sees prospects for an improvement in ties with its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally under Trump . Ankara has accused Gullen of ordering last July's failed coup, an accusation Gulen strongly denies.

Trump To Sign Executive Orders, Welcomes Freed Aid Worker
A graduate of Virginia's George Mason University, Hijazi moved to Cairo with her husband, Mohamed Hassanein. "It's a great honor to have her in the Oval Office with her brother", said Trump.