Kyle Shanahan, John Lynch were on same page with quarterback process

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After the San Francisco 49ers selected Trey Lance with the third-overall pick in this year’s draft, head coach Kyle Shanahan said the franchise “knew exactly” what it was doing.  49ers CEO Jed York confirmed that saying Shanahan and general manager John Lynch were on the same page throughout the quarterback process.  “I’ve seen dysfunction before,” …

Dolphins release S McCain, add CB J. McCourty

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May 6, 2021 ESPN News Services The Miami Dolphins have released team captain and starting safety Bobby McCain, the team announced Thursday. The Dolphins later made an addition to their secondary, agreeing to terms on a one-year contract with former New England Patriots cornerback Jason McCourty, a source told ESPN. McCain, a fifth-round draft pick …

Steelers’ Layne has felony gun charge dropped

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10:54 AM ET A felony gun charge was dropped Wednesday against Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Justin Layne after he took a plea deal in a case stemming from a traffic stop in northeast Ohio on April 23. Layne, 23, pleaded guilty to misdemeanor possessing criminal tools in Willoughby Municipal Court. Layne received six months of probation, …

Texans host free-agent LB Neville Hewitt

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Neville Hewitt could be heading west. The free agent linebacker visited with the Texans today, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter (via Twitter). Despite going undrafted out of Marshall, Hewitt has had a consistent NFL gig since 2015. After spending his first three seasons in Miami, Hewitt joined the Jets back in 2018, and he’s been a staple …