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Zimmer: Additions of Reiff and Remmers add competitive mentality to Vikings’ O-line

PHOENIX — Of the offseason moves the Minnesota Vikings made to try to get better, two of the biggest came on their offensive line. It isn’t that they only acquired a pair of offensive tackles who they expect to upgrade … Continued

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Zimmer: Additions of Reiff and Remmers add competitive mentality to Vikings’ O-line

PHOENIX — Of the offseason moves the Minnesota Vikings made to try to get better, two of the biggest came on their offensive line. It isn’t that they only acquired a pair of offensive tackles who they expect to upgrade … Continued

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Kraft on Raiders’ move: ‘You can’t compete without generating revenue through your stadium’

PHOENIX — Robert Kraft and most of the NFL’s 31 other owners understood what needed to be done. The Oakland Raiders had had a history of financial issues, and the best way to resolve them was to get them into … Continued

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Kraft on Raiders’ move: ‘You can’t compete without generating revenue through your stadium’

PHOENIX — Robert Kraft and most of the NFL’s 31 other owners understood what needed to be done. The Oakland Raiders had had a history of financial issues, and the best way to resolve them was to get them into … Continued

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Carr ‘just as intrigued as everybody else’ about where Romo lands

Brandon Carr might have left the Dallas Cowboys, but he remains very interested in the future of former teammate Tony Romo. Carr, a cornerback who joined the Baltimore Ravens in free agency, is keeping a watch on the quarterback whose … Continued

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Carr ‘just as intrigued as everybody else’ about where Romo lands

Brandon Carr might have left the Dallas Cowboys, but he remains very interested in the future of former teammate Tony Romo. Carr, a cornerback who joined the Baltimore Ravens in free agency, is keeping a watch on the quarterback whose … Continued

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Barwin on reuniting with Phillips in L.A.: ‘Obviously, I’m comfortable with Wade’

Connor Barwin knew he was at the end of the line with the Philadelphia Eagles. He was entering the fifth year of a six-year contract that would push his salary to a level that would price him right off the roster. … Continued

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Barwin on reuniting with Phillips in L.A.: ‘Obviously, I’m comfortable with Wade’

Connor Barwin knew he was at the end of the line with the Philadelphia Eagles. He was entering the fifth year of a six-year contract that would push his salary to a level that would price him right off the roster. … Continued

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Campbell on Jaguars: ‘I saw a team that was very talented’

The decision wasn’t all that difficult. The money was right, of course, but there was more than that in Calais Campbell’s decision to sign with the Jacksonville Jaguars as a free agent. The defensive end did his homework. ‘Every team … Continued

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Campbell on Jaguars: ‘I saw a team that was very talented’

The decision wasn’t all that difficult. The money was right, of course, but there was more than that in Calais Campbell’s decision to sign with the Jacksonville Jaguars as a free agent. The defensive end did his homework. ‘Every team … Continued

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Cooper: ‘Wanted to show appreciation’ through letter to Bears’ fans

Marcus Cooper knew it wasn’t just another team with which he was signing as a free agent. The cornerback who had gone from the San Francisco 49ers to the Kansas City Chiefs to the Arizona Cardinals was now joining the Chicago … Continued

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Cooper: ‘Wanted to show appreciation’ through letter to Bears’ fans

Marcus Cooper knew it wasn’t just another team with which he was signing as a free agent. The cornerback who had gone from the San Francisco 49ers to the Kansas City Chiefs to the Arizona Cardinals was now joining the Chicago … Continued

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Baker: Not receiving contract offer from Redskins ‘really hurtful’

Chris Baker established himself as a quality defensive tackle in the past five-plus seasons with the Washington Redskins. He was hoping to stick with them even with his contract ready to expire after the 2016 season. But Baker said no … Continued

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Baker: Not receiving contract offer from Redskins ‘really hurtful’

Chris Baker established himself as a quality defensive tackle in the past five-plus seasons with the Washington Redskins. He was hoping to stick with them even with his contract ready to expire after the 2016 season. But Baker said no … Continued

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Woods ‘definitely hungry’ to end personal playoff drought with Rams

Robert Woods is ready for a change. After spending the past four seasons with the Buffalo Bills, who haven’t made the playoffs in 17 years, the veteran wide receiver is excited about the prospect of ending that drought as a … Continued

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Woods ‘definitely hungry’ to end personal playoff drought with Rams

Robert Woods is ready for a change. After spending the past four seasons with the Buffalo Bills, who haven’t made the playoffs in 17 years, the veteran wide receiver is excited about the prospect of ending that drought as a … Continued

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Munnerlyn: Panthers ‘ready to go out there and compete’

The Carolina Panthers’ secondary needed an infusion of experience. Badly. The solution? Free agency, of course. ‘It’s kind of tough to go out there with two rookie corners’ The Panthers found help in the form cornerback Captain Munnerlyn, who had been with … Continued

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Munnerlyn: Panthers ‘ready to go out there and compete’

The Carolina Panthers’ secondary needed an infusion of experience. Badly. The solution? Free agency, of course. ‘It’s kind of tough to go out there with two rookie corners’ The Panthers found help in the form cornerback Captain Munnerlyn, who had been with … Continued

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Terence Newman: ‘I’m planning on playing’

Terence Newman isn’t finished. Although he will be 39 in September, the cornerback insists he’ll have another opportunity to play in the NFL again, for a team that he expects will compete for a Super Bowl championship. Newman refused to give … Continued

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Terence Newman: ‘I’m planning on playing’

Terence Newman isn’t finished. Although he will be 39 in September, the cornerback insists he’ll have another opportunity to play in the NFL again, for a team that he expects will compete for a Super Bowl championship. Newman refused to give … Continued

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