The 31-year-old is a fifth-year pro who spent last season with the Detroit Lions, catching 17 passes for 177 yards with three touchdowns. However, in 2017 he played the full 16 games for the first time in his career.
The biggest concern for the running back is whether he can stay healthy.
Free agent running back Carlos Hyde is off the market.
Packers to release wide receiver Jordy Nelson
The move comes around the same time that the Packers have released star wide receiver Jordy Nelson , reports NFL Network . Nelson played in 15 games, catching 53 passes-his lowest mark since 2012-and six touchdowns, his fewest since 2010.
Hyde, 27, is a former Ohio State standout and Cincinnati native, averaging a school-best yards per carry average in his Buckeye career (6.1), a single season (7.3 in 2013) and a game (10.2 against IL in 2013). Fortunately for Hyde, he proved in 2017 that he was able to pull off an entire season in the starting lineup - even despite some on-and-off hip and concussion issues.
Interestingly enough, Hyde and Crowell have put up nearly identical numbers since entering the league in 2014 as they both have averaged 4.2 yards per carry and have rushed for 21 touchdowns each. He was mostly a backup for his first two seasons. The closest he came was 988 in 2016 when he missed three games with various injuries.
The Giants have shown some interest in Barkley, interviewing him at the NFL Scouting Combine earlier this month along with several other running back prospects.
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Using a separately-acquired PoE HAT accessory, you can now provide power and networking to the Model B+ using a single cable. And similar to the Pi 3 Model B, it costs $35 - while the previous model is now on sale for $5 less through some outlets .
However, the agreement to sign running back Carlos Hyde does not eliminate Saquon Barkley from the Browns' draft board, according to a league source familiar with the team's thinking. McKinnon was with the Vikings when Pat Shurmur was the offensive coordinator in Minnesota. Among those joining the team are quarterback Tyrod Taylor, receiver Jarvis Landry, offensive linemen Chris Hubbard and Donald Stephenson, defensive lineman Chris Smith and defensive backs Damarious Randall and Terrance Mitchell.
The Browns are looking to add some offensive firepower to the roster after they went 0-16 past year.
Hyde played high school football at Naples High in Florida.
Judge Decides to Keep Manafort Transcripts Under Seal
If he changes his plea to guilty to avoid trial, Manafort may have to speak with prosecutors in the Russian Federation probe. In October, he was indicted on 12 counts in relation to his Ukraine lobbying and failure to register as a foreign agent.