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Howie Long ‘more sad than angry’ about Raiders’ relocation

As the reality continues to sink in that the Oakland Raiders are headed for Las Vegas, former players on the team share the emotional pain with long-time fans in the Bay Area. Howie Long, for one, is heartbroken by the … Continued

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Howie Long ‘more sad than angry’ about Raiders’ relocation

As the reality continues to sink in that the Oakland Raiders are headed for Las Vegas, former players on the team share the emotional pain with long-time fans in the Bay Area. Howie Long, for one, is heartbroken by the … Continued

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Flowers on Bell’s running style: ‘I haven’t seen anything like it’

As with all defenses that have faced Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell, the New England Patriots’ understand theirs will be a unique challenge in Sunday’s AFC Championship Game. It isn’t just stopping an incredible runner, but it’s also dealing … Continued

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Flowers on Bell’s running style: ‘I haven’t seen anything like it’

As with all defenses that have faced Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell, the New England Patriots’ understand theirs will be a unique challenge in Sunday’s AFC Championship Game. It isn’t just stopping an incredible runner, but it’s also dealing … Continued

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Fouts on Rodgers: ‘I’ve never seen anybody throw the ball like that’

Aaron Rodgers’ quarterbacking greatness leaves even the most expert observers of the position in awe. Take, for instance, Hall-of-Famer Dan Fouts. ‘He throws a football as if it were a softball’ He can’t believe what Rodgers has shown in leading the … Continued

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Fouts on Rodgers: ‘I’ve never seen anybody throw the ball like that’

Aaron Rodgers’ quarterbacking greatness leaves even the most expert observers of the position in awe. Take, for instance, Hall-of-Famer Dan Fouts. ‘He throws a football as if it were a softball’ He can’t believe what Rodgers has shown in leading the … Continued

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Favre: ‘Pressure falls more so on Matt Ryan’

In sticking with his prediction that the Packers will face the Patriots in the Super Bowl, Favre points out a major difference between the quarterbacks squaring off in the NFC Championship.

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Favre: ‘Pressure falls more so on Matt Ryan’

In sticking with his prediction that the Packers will face the Patriots in the Super Bowl, Favre points out a major difference between the quarterbacks squaring off in the NFC Championship.

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McCourty on Patriots’ D vs. Bell: ‘It’s going to take all 11 guys’

It won’t be about scheming or gimmicks. To get Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell to the ground before he does the kind of damage in the AFC Championship Game that he did in Sunday’s divisional-round victory against the Kansas City Chiefs, … Continued

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McCourty on Patriots’ D vs. Bell: ‘It’s going to take all 11 guys’

It won’t be about scheming or gimmicks. To get Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell to the ground before he does the kind of damage in the AFC Championship Game that he did in Sunday’s divisional-round victory against the Kansas City Chiefs, … Continued

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Kirwan on Rams’ hiring McVay: ‘This is a very tough assignment’

Pat Kirwan doesn’t have an optimistic outlook on the Los Angeles Rams’ hiring of 30-year-old Sean McVay as their new head coach. As far as Kirwan is concerned, asking the youngest coach in NFL history to turn around a team … Continued

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Kirwan on Rams’ hiring McVay: ‘This is a very tough assignment’

Pat Kirwan doesn’t have an optimistic outlook on the Los Angeles Rams’ hiring of 30-year-old Sean McVay as their new head coach. As far as Kirwan is concerned, asking the youngest coach in NFL history to turn around a team … Continued

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Ross on Chargers’ move from San Diego: ‘I hate to see them leave’

Bobby Ross spent nine seasons as an NFL coach, the first five with the San Diego Chargers. He would lead them to their first Super Bowl in 1994, among three postseason appearances, and a 47-33 record before moving onto the … Continued

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Ross on Chargers’ move from San Diego: ‘I hate to see them leave’

Bobby Ross spent nine seasons as an NFL coach, the first five with the San Diego Chargers. He would lead them to their first Super Bowl in 1994, among three postseason appearances, and a 47-33 record before moving onto the … Continued

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Quinn unimpressed with Joseph as Broncos’ head-coach choice

Brady Quinn doesn’t see it. Whatever it was that caused the Denver Broncos to make former Miami Dolphins defensive coordinator Vance Joseph their new head coach simply wasn’t apparent to the former NFL quarterback. ‘I’m not exactly sure what there … Continued

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Quinn unimpressed with Joseph as Broncos’ head-coach choice

Brady Quinn doesn’t see it. Whatever it was that caused the Denver Broncos to make former Miami Dolphins defensive coordinator Vance Joseph their new head coach simply wasn’t apparent to the former NFL quarterback. ‘I’m not exactly sure what there … Continued

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Favre: Packers, Patriots on track to meet in the Super Bowl

Brett Favre thinks the teams are trending on a championship collision course. The New England Patriots have long been on that path, but the Green Bay Packers have caught plenty of people by surprise by getting red hot at the … Continued

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Favre: Packers, Patriots on track to meet in the Super Bowl

Brett Favre thinks the teams are trending on a championship collision course. The New England Patriots have long been on that path, but the Green Bay Packers have caught plenty of people by surprise by getting red hot at the … Continued

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Richardson on one-handed TD catch: ‘I knew we needed to make a play’

The top highlight-reel play of highlight-reel plays during wild-card weekend was Paul Richardson’s incredible one-handed touchdown catch in the Seattle Seahawks’ 26-6 victory against the Detroit Lions. Richardson’s wild, two-yard scoring catch with Lions strong safety Tavon Wilson draped all … Continued

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Richardson on one-handed TD catch: ‘I knew we needed to make a play’

The top highlight-reel play of highlight-reel plays during wild-card weekend was Paul Richardson’s incredible one-handed touchdown catch in the Seattle Seahawks’ 26-6 victory against the Detroit Lions. Richardson’s wild, two-yard scoring catch with Lions strong safety Tavon Wilson draped all … Continued

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