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John Madden: Terrelle Pryor gives hope to Raiders

The Oakland Raiders looked like a rejuvenated team on Sunday, nearly pulling off an upset against Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts. The reason Oakland looked more like a playoff contender than the league’s worst team? Quarterback Terrelle Pryor, John … Continued

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Steve Phillips first after Week 1 in Pigskin Pick’em

Steve Phillips, co-host of Evan and Phillips in the morning on Mad Dog Sports Radio, was a Tampa Bay Buccaneers penalty and a Tennessee Titans upset away from correctly picking all 16 games in the first week of the NFL … Continued

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Is it worth selling high on Reggie Bush?

Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush broke out in a big way during the Detroit Lions’ Week 1 win, rushing for 90 yards, receiving for 101 yards, and scoring one touchdown. But should fantasy football owners be looking to trade … Continued

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Weekend sports talk: NASCAR Chase field set

Take a look back at the weekend in sports with analysis from SiriusXM’s sports team and interviews with national sports stars. Carl Edwards won the final NASCAR race prior to the season-ending Chase, the Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond. … Continued

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Peyton Manning happy to have Wes Welker on board after win

After years of playing against Wes Welker, it’s clear that Peyton Manning is happy to now be on the same side as the veteran wide receiver Manning was huge in the Denver Broncos’ season-opening game against the Baltimore Ravens Thursday … Continued

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John Madden: Robert Griffin III will be ready for season opener

Washington Redskins second-year quarterback Robert Griffin III will enter his Monday Night Football opener against the Philadelphia Eagles without having played a snap in the preseason. No matter, John Madden said Wednesday on Madden Football. “I wouldn’t worry about it,” … Continued

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Polian: Enough with the ‘butt fumble!’

Jets fans, it might be time to make a “Polian for Mayor” push. Former NFL executive and current SiriusXM NFL Radio host Bill Polian said that he’s sick of seeing the Mark Sanchez “butt fumble” from last year’s New York … Continued

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Schein picks Falcons over Texans in Super Bowl

Several weeks ago, Adam Schein told listeners on Mad Dog Sports Radio that he liked the Atlanta Falcons to contend for a Super Bowl. Thursday, he made his prediction official. In a column for NFL.com, Schein wrote that he likes … Continued

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Roy Williams: New rule would put defense at disadvantage

This upcoming season, the NFL will monitor hits to the knees of defenseless players. Depending on the data the league collects, a recommendation could be made to ban those tackles, according to The Associated Press. Former safety Roy Williams isn’t … Continued

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Mike Leach breaks down Buffalo Bills QB Jeff Tuel

With injuries to Kevin Kolb and EJ Manuel, rookie quarterback Jeff Tuel has found himself in the spotlight, likely to start the Buffalo Bills’ season opener against Tom Brady and the New England Patriots. According to NFL.com, Tuel, a Washington … Continued