Whispers from around the NFL

Updated: May 6, 2003, 2:58 PM ET
By Pro Football Weekly
  • Texans quarterback David Carr has put on about 10 pounds of muscle in the offseason and is beginning to resemble a linebacker, which if he gets hit as often as he did a year ago, should help keep him healthy.

  • The Broncos attempted to trade up to Minnesota's No. 9 spot to draft defensive end Terrell Suggs.