Jclombardi reviews Packers offseason headlines.
NFL’s salary caps end: The rules for free agency changed because the owners decided to opt out of the current collective bargaining agreement, setting up a final year in which no salary cap and the requirements for unrestricted free agency go up to six years.
Bears make big moves to compete in NFC: Bears signed all-pro DE Peppers and RB Taylor and blocking TE Manumaleuna. By landing one of the league’s top pass rushers and a running back to challenge incumbent Forte, Chicago showed just how serious it is about contending in the NFC.
Packers cut Montgomery and Giordano: Packers cut DE Montgomery and safety Giordano.