Steve Smith's agent says he's "not going to play for the Panthers next year."
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports free agent Jared Allen is threatening to retire if no team meets his contract demands.
Free agent Owen Daniels is visiting the Packers.
ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Giants are in "heated discussions" with free agent MLB Jon Beason.
Broncos agreed to terms with DE DeMarcus Ware, formerly of the Cowboys, on a three-year, $30 million contract.
The New Orleans Saints have re-signed running back Pierre Thomas to a two-year extension, the latest move in what has been a busy offseason for New Orleans.
Darren Sproles would rather be released than traded by the New Orleans Saints, the running back told ESPN's Josina Anderson.
The New York Giants re-signed placekicker Josh Brown and safety Stevie Brown. Josh Brown set a franchise record in 2013 by making 17 consecutive field goals in his first season with the Giants. He hit 23 of 26 field goal attempts, a percentage of 88.5 that is third highest in Giants history. At Philadelphia, Brown scored all of the Giants' points in a 15-7 victory on field goals of 40, 44, 33, 46 and 27 yards.