Falcons Lock Up Trufant With 5-Year Extension – The Atlanta Falcons have reached a five-year extension with cornerback Desmond Trufant, the team confirmed Saturday morning. The extension is worth $69 million with approximately $42 million guaranteed, as first reported by The Huffington Post and confirmed by ESPN. No other contract details were immediately available.
Roethlisberger To Return, Vows ‘Absolute Best’ – Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has informed the Pittsburgh Steelers that he will return to play his 14th season with the organization. The Steelers were confident of this outcome, but Roethlisberger’s public commitment solidifies the offense for 2017.