8 hrs ago
Ex-Texan RB Ben Tate signs with Browns
Ben Tate was on the Browns' radar for months. He's now on their roster. Tate signed a two-year, $7 million free agent deal on Saturday with Cleveland, which has been desperate to find a quality every-down running back since trading Trent Richardson to Indianapolis early last season.
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9 hrs ago
Arian Foster Injury: Updates on Texans RB's Recovery from Back Surgery
There is finally reason for optimism for the Houston Texans as Arian Foster , one of the faces of the franchise for the past several seasons, has been medically cleared after surgery and rehab for his back injury.
14 hrs ago
Foster: I'm medically cleared for Texans
What Foster left out is whether he's been cleared simply to resume running or if he's been given the green light to go full steam ahead with football activities, including physical contact.
Sat Mar 15, 2014
Packers sign Julius Peppers to 3-year deal
Julius Peppers had 7.5 sacks for the Bears last season, bringing his career total to 119.
Ben Tate and Browns Agree to 2-Year Contract: Latest Details and Analysis
Free-agent running back Ben Tate has agreed to a two-year deal with the Cleveland Browns , according to the Browns' official Twitter feed: The 25-year-old is widely regarded as the best free-agent back available this spring and has spent the past four seasons with the Houston Texans , rushing for 1,992 yards and 10 touchdowns on 421 carries.
Browns agree to 2-year deal with Ben Tate according to Adam Schefter
Dec 1, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Texans running back Ben Tate rushes for a touchdown against the New England Patriots during the second half at Reliant Stadium.
Chris Johnson: Potential Suitors for Tennessee Titans RB
Dec 29, 2013; Nashville, TN, USA; Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson carries the ball against the Houston Texans during the second half at LP Field.
Cleveland Browns expect to sign RB Ben Tate by today, report says
Tate, who's been in Cleveland since Thursday night, should be under contract today as long he passes his physical, John Telich of Fox 8 News tweeted Saturday morning.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
CB Brown leaves 49ers for Raiders
Tarrell Brown, left, and Carlos Rogers celebrate Brown's fumble recovery on a play where Donte Whitner stripped the ball from Ben Tate, then recovered it and fumbled it before Brown recovered it for good.
2014 Houston Texans Mock Draft: Post-Free Agency Edition
The Houston Texans were probably the most disappointing team in the NFL last year.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Browns spokesman: Free-agent running back Ben Tate in town tonight visiting team
If Tate strikes a deal with the Browns, he could become their featured back next season.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
RB Rashad Jennings inks four-year, $14 million deal with Giants
While players rarely see the full length of these contracts through, Jennings is technically under contract until 2018.
Ben Tate Visiting Cleveland Browns
Dec 15, 2013; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Houston Texans running back Ben Tate runs the ball during the second quarter against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Dawgs By Nature
Cleveland Browns Free Agency Live Blog (Day 2) - Rumors, Signings, and More
Our live blog and free agency tracker for the Cleveland Browns will be going all day long, so make sure you continue to refresh this page for the latest updates! The first day of free agency got off to a big start on Tuesday, as the Cleveland Browns signed inside linebacker Karlos Dansby and strong safety Donte Whitner to bolster the defense.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
The Plain Dealer
2013 Top 5 Potential NFL Free-Agent Busts: Texans' Ben Tate should make teams nervous
It happens every year in free agency. A team writes a huge check for a good player, expecting them to be great - or a team overpays for a player based on his resume and ends up with buyer's remorse when they realize that the player's best years are behind him.
The Beaumont Enterprise
Ben Tate Age: 25 Experience: 4 years Position: Running back Free-Agent Status: Unrestricted
Deji Karim Age: 27 Experience: 2 years Position: Running back Free-Agent Status: Unrestricted Photo: Smiley N. Pool, Houston Chronicle Multiple teams have expressed interest in running back Ben Tate, defensive end Antonio Smith and nose tackle Earl Mitchell.
Multiple teams interested in three Texans as free agency begins today
Ben Tate's time with the Texans is very likely to come to an end soon. Multiple teams have expressed interest in running back running back Ben Tate, defensive end Antonio Smith and nose tackle Earl Mitchell.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Ben Tate considers himself an 'elite' running back
Tate says he's 'elite': It's the offseason and free agency is approaching. That means we'll soon be inundated with conversations about which players are considered the cream of the crop.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
2014 NFL All-Free Agent Team
Oct 20, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; Houston Texans running back Ben Tate carries the ball against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium.
With Tate leaving, who backs up Foster?
I keep hearing people saying that the Texans have no one behind Arian Foster now that Ben Tate will leave in free agency.