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As Free Agency hits its first full day, the Carolina Panthers have given permission for Cam Newton to seek a trade. The Panthers are in rebuilding mode under new head coach Matt Rhule. And, they have an interest in Teddy Bridgewater, according to ESPN.com.
UPDATE: Teddy Bridgewater is finalizing a deal with the Carolina Panthers to be their new starting QB.
Meanwhile, ESPN.com is reporting Marcus Mariota has agreed to a free agent contract with the Las Vegas Raiders, and he'll compete with incumbent Derek Carr for the starting job. Mariota was the second overall pick by Tennessee, right behind #1 pick Jameis Winston.
And, the Dallas Cowboys are going to pay Amari Cooper. ESPN.com reports a five year deal worth $100 million.