GM Rick Spielman got his true three-down replacement for Adrian Peterson with a smart trade-up for Cook. It was important to get interior blocking help for him, too, with Elflein and Isidora. Gedeon is a classic Mike Zimmer depth defender. The Vikings would have been a little Cheap MLB Jerseys higher with a first-rounder and not reaching for either Adams or Hodges.
Whaley joined the Bills in 2010 as an assistant GM after spending time in the Steelers’ football department. Whaley took over as GM in 2013 after Buddy Nix stepped down.
Whaley’s time in Buffalo was a roller coaster ride when it came to personnel decisions. He made several solid moves to bring in under-the-radar talent. His top aquisitions included signing quarterback Tyrod Taylor, guard Richie Incognito, Mike Gillislee and linebacker Lorenzo Alexander. He won big on trades for Jerry Hughes and LeSean McCoy.
Article 22 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement stipulates that clubs may hold one mandatory minicamp for veteran players. This minicamp must occur during Phase Three of the offseason program.
New head coaches are entitled to conduct an additional voluntary veteran minicamp. Any voluntary minicamp for veteran players must be conducted prior to the NFL Draft (April 27-29), but no earlier than week three of the club’s offseason workout program and after at least one week of the two weeks of Phase One activities that the clubs may hold pursuant to Article 21. This year, five clubs will hold voluntary veteran minicamps.
Each club may hold a rookie football development program for a period of seven weeks, which in 2017 may begin on May 15. During this period, no activities may be held on weekends, with the exception of one post-NFL Draft rookie minicamp, which may be conducted on either the first or second weekend following the draft. The dates of each club’s post-draft rookie minicamps will be circulated at a later date.