'Tis the season for possibly legit, but possibly fake twitter accounts spreading offseason holiday cheer. There's a rumor floating around that the Green Bay Packers have signed defensive end Anthony Hargrove. They're being spread by either Hargrove himself or a man pretending to be him.
Anthony Hargrove is Tweeting Like a Packer | AllGreenBayPackers.Com
It's pretty tough to judge the authenticity of this. Mike McCarthy's words aren't making it any easier.
#Packers coach Mike McCarthy had no knowledge of a deal w/freeagent DE Anthony Hargrove but "that could change when I go around the corner."— Rob Demovsky (@RobDemovsky) March 26, 2012
BBAO: Emotion and Nick Collins' future | NFC North Blog
Some more quotes on Collins, but also links to stuff from all around the NFC North.
Saturday signing lets Packers keep offense in high gear | Green Bay Press Gazette
Surprise! Mike McCarthy and Ted Thompson are thrilled about their pickup.
Some more from around SB Nation after the jump
The mystery of Terrelle Pryor - Silver And Black Pride
S&BP makes it sound like Pryor's never going to get a real shot in the NFL and that he's not even that talented. I'm not sure how much I buy this.
Asante Samuel Available; Should Patriots Pursue? | Pats Pulpit
Why would Samuel want to leave the future 12-time Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles?
San Francisco 49ers: Examining the Impact of Mario Manningham | Niners Nation
Hint: He's a really good player.
Is There Really A Market For The Vikings' Pick At #3? | Daily Norseman
I'm going to lawl so hard, that ish cray, if someone trades up to 3 to take Ryan Tannehill.