The Texans signed LB Barrett Ruud and released KR Trindon Holliday on Wednesday. They placed LB Brian Cushing on injured reserve.
It appears rookie Bobby Wagner is considerably ahead of schedule in his quest to become Seattle's new starter at middle linebacker.
We hear the Seahawks believe they have found a proven commodity to replace David Hawthorne at middle linebacker in Barrett Ruud.
Seattle has agreed to terms with two free agents, ex-Cardinals OG Deuce Lutui and ex-Titans LB Barrett Ruud, the team announced Friday. It also re-signed CB Roy Lewis.
The Titans are in no hurry to get veteran MLB Barrett Ruud back from a groin injury because his replacement, rookie Colin McCarthy, is playing so well.
With MLB Barrett Ruud gone, second-year LB Tyrone McKenzie and rookie Mason Foster become the candidates to start for the Bucs.
The Titans and free-agent LB Barrett Ruud agreed to a one-year contract on Saturday.
The Buccaneers made the first signing of a drafted rookie on Tuesday, coming to terms on a four-year deal with LB Mason Foster.
We hear the Buccaneers' plan for free agency includes re-signing OG Davin Joseph and some of the teammates he would like to see stay with the team.
Head coach Raheem Morris has made it clear he wants Barrett Ruud to be re-signed, especially with the lockout lingering into summer.
The Buccaneers found a potential replacement for MLB Barrett Ruud, who is due to become an unrestricted free agent this offseason, drafting Mason Foster in the third round.
In the 29th installment of the Draft Dose series, PFW looks at five teams that are in need of an inside linebacker, with Illinois' Martez Wilson a top option.
The Buccaneers are not expected to get involved in a bidding war for MLB Barrett Ruud if another team is willing to pay a premium for his services in free agency.
While it's believed that Barrett Ruud still wants to end his career with the Bucs, getting a chance to hit the open market this offseason may intrigue him, whether there is a lockout or not.
It was no surprise that the Buccaneers lost to the Steelers on Sunday, but the way in which they lost should be disturbing for anyone who thought Tampa Bay was poised to compete for a playoff spot.
Buccaneers MLB Barrett Ruud signed his restricted free-agent tender Wednesday, the team announced.
Barrett Ruud is still hoping to get a long-term deal done with Tampa Bay, but sources don't expect GM Mark Dominik to give Ruud the offer he wants anytime soon.
It has been a rough year for everyone involved in Tampa. Barrett Ruud, however, is still among the league leaders in tackles with 125 and he's an undisputed leader of a young corps of players on defense.