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Eagles’ Carson Wentz ‘on track to be a special, special quarterback’

Carson Wentz has done more than his share to help pick up the slack with a season that has done plenty to validate his being the second overall pick of last year’s draft. The improvement he has made since his rookie year has gone a long way toward making the Eagles arguably the best team in the NFL.

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Eagles’ Carson Wentz ‘on track to be a special, special quarterback’

Carson Wentz has done more than his share to help pick up the slack with a season that has done plenty to validate his being the second overall pick of last year’s draft. The improvement he has made since his rookie year has gone a long way toward making the Eagles arguably the best team in the NFL.

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Pete Carroll: Seahawks place Cliff Avril on IR, says DE faces ‘big decision’

Defensive end Cliff Avril has been placed on injured reserve with neck/spine problems resulting from Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett accidentally stepping on his chin during an Oct. 1 game, coach Pete Carroll told Jim Miller and Pat Kirwan on Movin’ The Chains.

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Pete Carroll: Seahawks place Cliff Avril on IR, says DE faces ‘big decision’

Defensive end Cliff Avril has been placed on injured reserve with neck/spine problems resulting from Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett accidentally stepping on his chin during an Oct. 1 game, coach Pete Carroll told Jim Miller and Pat Kirwan on Movin’ The Chains.

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Jarvis Landry: Dolphins follow Adam Gase’s ‘all of us, all four quarters’ mantra

Adam Gase wasn’t scrambling to make adjustments when his Miami Dolphins players when they entered halftime trailing the Atlanta Falcons, 17-0, last Sunday.

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Jarvis Landry: Dolphins follow Adam Gase’s ‘all of us, all four quarters’ mantra

Adam Gase wasn’t scrambling to make adjustments when his Miami Dolphins players when they entered halftime trailing the Atlanta Falcons, 17-0, last Sunday.

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Malcolm Butler says Patriots ‘lucky’ to get overturned TD vs. Jets

Malcolm Butler has learned more than a few lessons in nearly three-and-a-half seasons as an NFL cornerback. One is that, whenever a ball-carrier is reaching for the pylon, do everything possible to try and punch the ball loose. Another is that there’s nothing that can change the results on the field, so accept them … especially when they go your way.

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Malcolm Butler says Patriots ‘lucky’ to get overturned TD vs. Jets

Malcolm Butler has learned more than a few lessons in nearly three-and-a-half seasons as an NFL cornerback. One is that, whenever a ball-carrier is reaching for the pylon, do everything possible to try and punch the ball loose. Another is that there’s nothing that can change the results on the field, so accept them … especially when they go your way.

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Everson Griffen: Vikings’ D must be ‘very smart’ in how it handles Aaron Rodgers

For an NFL defense, challenges don’t get much greater than facing Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen knows that all too well from many NFC North encounters with Rodgers through the years.

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Everson Griffen: Vikings’ D must be ‘very smart’ in how it handles Aaron Rodgers

For an NFL defense, challenges don’t get much greater than facing Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen knows that all too well from many NFC North encounters with Rodgers through the years.

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Eric Weddle: Ravens ‘excited for challenge’ from Bears’ Mitchell Trubisky

Eric Weddle sees plenty of reason to expect that he and the rest of the rest of the Baltimore Ravens’ defense will have their hands full when they face Chicago Bears rookie Mitchell Trubisky Sunday.

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Eric Weddle: Ravens ‘excited for challenge’ from Bears’ Mitchell Trubisky

Eric Weddle sees plenty of reason to expect that he and the rest of the rest of the Baltimore Ravens’ defense will have their hands full when they face Chicago Bears rookie Mitchell Trubisky Sunday.

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Chargers’ Melvin Gordon: Raiders ‘can hit you from all angles’

The Los Angeles Chargers faced a gut-check last Sunday against the New York Giants.

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Chargers’ Melvin Gordon: Raiders ‘can hit you from all angles’

The Los Angeles Chargers faced a gut-check last Sunday against the New York Giants.

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Geoff Schwartz: Former teammate Adrian Peterson ‘perfect fit’ with Cardinals

Geoff Schwartz should know a thing or two about Adrian Peterson. The former NFL offensive guard blocked for Peterson when they were teammates on the Minnesota Vikings in 2012. That was the year Peterson ran for a career-best 2,097 yards.

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Geoff Schwartz: Former teammate Adrian Peterson ‘perfect fit’ with Cardinals

Geoff Schwartz should know a thing or two about Adrian Peterson. The former NFL offensive guard blocked for Peterson when they were teammates on the Minnesota Vikings in 2012. That was the year Peterson ran for a career-best 2,097 yards.

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Earl Thomas on Rams’ fast start vs. Seahawks: ‘We understood that you can’t win a game in the first quarter’

The Los Angeles Rams’ high-flying offense started fast, but it was the Seattle Seahawks’ opportunistic defense that did what was necessary to finish the job Sunday at L.A. Memorial Coliseum.

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Earl Thomas on Rams’ fast start vs. Seahawks: ‘We understood that you can’t win a game in the first quarter’

The Los Angeles Rams’ high-flying offense started fast, but it was the Seattle Seahawks’ opportunistic defense that did what was necessary to finish the job Sunday at L.A. Memorial Coliseum.

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A.J. Green: Bengals’ OC change ‘woke everybody up’

Wide receiver A.J. Green knows is that since Sept. 25, when the Bengals made Bill Lazor the new man putting together the offensive game plan and calling plays, Green and his teammates on offense have felt a greater sense of urgency.

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A.J. Green: Bengals’ OC change ‘woke everybody up’

Wide receiver A.J. Green knows is that since Sept. 25, when the Bengals made Bill Lazor the new man putting together the offensive game plan and calling plays, Green and his teammates on offense have felt a greater sense of urgency.

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Micah Hyde: Bills ‘just a bunch of misfits with one common goal’

They have different backgrounds. What they share, however, is the desire to help make the Buffalo Bills a winner. And that, says safety Micah Hyde, has become a strong bond on the way to the team’s 3-1 start.

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Micah Hyde: Bills ‘just a bunch of misfits with one common goal’

They have different backgrounds. What they share, however, is the desire to help make the Buffalo Bills a winner. And that, says safety Micah Hyde, has become a strong bond on the way to the team’s 3-1 start.

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Cameron Brate: Patriots’ success ‘definitely something that we’re trying to emulate down in Tampa’

As someone who played football at Harvard before entering the NFL in 2014, Cameron Brate had a fairly close view of the New England Patriots’ dynasty.

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Cameron Brate: Patriots’ success ‘definitely something that we’re trying to emulate down in Tampa’

As someone who played football at Harvard before entering the NFL in 2014, Cameron Brate had a fairly close view of the New England Patriots’ dynasty.

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WATCH: Here’s how to get your team’s schedule sent to your phone!

Ever wish you had the play-by-play schedules of your favorite teams sent right to your phone? Well, you’re in luck.

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WATCH: Here’s how to get your team’s schedule sent to your phone!

Ever wish you had the play-by-play schedules of your favorite teams sent right to your phone? Well, you’re in luck.

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Ryan Shazier: When Steelers are ‘hitting on all cylinders, it’s hard for teams to really slow us down’

The Pittsburgh Steelers are back. And as far as Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier is concerned, it isn’t only a one-week thing.

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Ryan Shazier: When Steelers are ‘hitting on all cylinders, it’s hard for teams to really slow us down’

The Pittsburgh Steelers are back. And as far as Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier is concerned, it isn’t only a one-week thing.

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For Rams, beating Cowboys not a statement, but an expectation

The Los Angeles Rams aren’t much for making statements with the outcome of games.

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For Rams, beating Cowboys not a statement, but an expectation

The Los Angeles Rams aren’t much for making statements with the outcome of games.

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Rams’ Todd Gurley on Sean McVay: ‘He’s been impressive from Day One’

Rams running back Todd Gurley sees new coach Sean McVay as the major difference-maker in his and the rest of the team’s offensive improvement.

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Rams’ Todd Gurley on Sean McVay: ‘He’s been impressive from Day One’

Rams running back Todd Gurley sees new coach Sean McVay as the major difference-maker in his and the rest of the team’s offensive improvement.

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Derrick Johnson on Chiefs: ‘We’re a confident group’

They have the talent. They have the coaching. They have the perfect record. But that isn’t all the 3-0 Kansas City Chiefs have going for them, according to standout linebacker Derrick Johnson, whose 14 tackles are also a factor.

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Derrick Johnson on Chiefs: ‘We’re a confident group’

They have the talent. They have the coaching. They have the perfect record. But that isn’t all the 3-0 Kansas City Chiefs have going for them, according to standout linebacker Derrick Johnson, whose 14 tackles are also a factor.

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Ryan Kerrigan: Redskins’ defensive front ‘really starting to come together’

Ryan Kerrigan sees the steady progress. Week by week, the Washington Redskins’ defensive line shows the capacity to dominate.

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Ryan Kerrigan: Redskins’ defensive front ‘really starting to come together’

Ryan Kerrigan sees the steady progress. Week by week, the Washington Redskins’ defensive line shows the capacity to dominate.

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Dan Quinn thinks Falcons will be tested by ‘type of energy’ Bills bring

The 3-0 Atlanta Falcons fully anticipate a tremendous challenge to remain unbeaten when they face the 2-1 Buffalo Bills at home Sunday.

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Dan Quinn thinks Falcons will be tested by ‘type of energy’ Bills bring

The 3-0 Atlanta Falcons fully anticipate a tremendous challenge to remain unbeaten when they face the 2-1 Buffalo Bills at home Sunday.

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Case Keenum on impressive start for Vikings: ‘I try to prepare the same way every week’

Case Keenum wasn’t merely adequate in helping the Minnesota Vikings beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sunday.

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Case Keenum on impressive start for Vikings: ‘I try to prepare the same way every week’

Case Keenum wasn’t merely adequate in helping the Minnesota Vikings beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sunday.

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Jalen Richard ‘putting it together’ in Raiders’ backfield

As an undrafted rookie entering training camp with the Oakland Raiders last year, running back Jalen Richard didn’t know what to expecting, including whether he would be able to land a spot on the roster. This year, he has emerged as a dynamic presence in their offense.

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Jalen Richard ‘putting it together’ in Raiders’ backfield

As an undrafted rookie entering training camp with the Oakland Raiders last year, running back Jalen Richard didn’t know what to expecting, including whether he would be able to land a spot on the roster. This year, he has emerged as a dynamic presence in their offense.

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Jarvis Landry on having Cutler as Dolphins’ QB: ‘I’ve always known Jay to be a baller’

Jarvis Landry had no doubts about what Jay Cutler would bring to the Miami Dolphins.

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Jarvis Landry on having Cutler as Dolphins’ QB: ‘I’ve always known Jay to be a baller’

Jarvis Landry had no doubts about what Jay Cutler would bring to the Miami Dolphins.

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Golden Tate: Matthew Stafford ‘not scared to run’ and Lions prospering

There has never been a question about the arm, which is as strong and as accurate as any in the NFL. When Golden Tate watches Matthew Stafford lately, however, the Detroit Lions’ receiver sees his quarterback working to enhance another aspect of his game: running.

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Golden Tate: Matthew Stafford ‘not scared to run’ and Lions prospering

There has never been a question about the arm, which is as strong and as accurate as any in the NFL. When Golden Tate watches Matthew Stafford lately, however, the Detroit Lions’ receiver sees his quarterback working to enhance another aspect of his game: running.

NFL, Sports

Bill Polian: NFL offensive line play ‘worst in my memory’

Bill Polian thinks the reason for poor offensive line play in the NFL is clear.

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Bill Polian: NFL offensive line play ‘worst in my memory’

Bill Polian thinks the reason for poor offensive line play in the NFL is clear.

NFL, Sports

Russell Wilson: Seahawks’ success comes from focusing ‘on one moment at a time’

The goal is the Super Bowl, but according to Russell Wilson, the Seahawks don’t talk about it in present tense.

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Russell Wilson: Seahawks’ success comes from focusing ‘on one moment at a time’

The goal is the Super Bowl, but according to Russell Wilson, the Seahawks don’t talk about it in present tense.

NFL, Sports

Mark Dominik: Bengals shouldn’t bench Andy Dalton

As far as Mark Dominik is concerned, the Cincinnati Bengals don’t need to make a quarterback change on top of the move they made Friday by firing offensive coordinator Ken Zampese and replacing him with quarterbacks coach Bill Lazor.

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Mark Dominik: Bengals shouldn’t bench Andy Dalton

As far as Mark Dominik is concerned, the Cincinnati Bengals don’t need to make a quarterback change on top of the move they made Friday by firing offensive coordinator Ken Zampese and replacing him with quarterbacks coach Bill Lazor.

NFL, Sports

Tashaun Gipson: Jaguars ‘are the best secondary in the National Football League’

Safety Tashaun Gipson is ready to declare that the Jaguars’ secondary has no peers in the NFL.

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Tashaun Gipson: Jaguars ‘are the best secondary in the National Football League’

Safety Tashaun Gipson is ready to declare that the Jaguars’ secondary has no peers in the NFL.

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Brandon Graham: Eagles have ‘D-lineman’s dream defense’

Brandon Graham has played defensive end for the Philadelphia Eagles since joining them as a first-round draft pick from Michigan in 2013. Never has a felt better about being a part of their defensive scheme.

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Brandon Graham: Eagles have ‘D-lineman’s dream defense’

Brandon Graham has played defensive end for the Philadelphia Eagles since joining them as a first-round draft pick from Michigan in 2013. Never has a felt better about being a part of their defensive scheme.

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Bruce Arians hoping Cardinals get David Johnson back ‘by Thanksgiving or Christmas’

The Arizona Cardinals suffered a crushing blow when running back David Johnson suffered a wrist injury in Sunday’s season-opening loss against the Detroit Lions that required surgery. But Cardinals coach Bruce Arians is trying to stay optimistic.

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Bruce Arians hoping Cardinals get David Johnson back ‘by Thanksgiving or Christmas’

The Arizona Cardinals suffered a crushing blow when running back David Johnson suffered a wrist injury in Sunday’s season-opening loss against the Detroit Lions that required surgery. But Cardinals coach Bruce Arians is trying to stay optimistic.

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Calais Campbell ‘very, very proud’ of Leonard Fournette in Jaguars’ win over Texans

Leonard Fournette was almost going to give up the ball after scoring his first NFL touchdown in helping the Jacksonville Jaguars’ to Sunday’s 29-7, season-opening victory against the Houston Texans. That is, until veteran defensive end Calais Campbell intervened.

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Calais Campbell ‘very, very proud’ of Leonard Fournette in Jaguars’ win over Texans

Leonard Fournette was almost going to give up the ball after scoring his first NFL touchdown in helping the Jacksonville Jaguars’ to Sunday’s 29-7, season-opening victory against the Houston Texans. That is, until veteran defensive end Calais Campbell intervened.

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Mike Mularkey on Titans: ‘I like the way these guys care about each other’

The optimism about the Tennessee Titans’ fortunes for the 2017 season is mainly driven by their talent. For coach Mike Mularkey, there’s even more to his team.

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Mike Mularkey on Titans: ‘I like the way these guys care about each other’

The optimism about the Tennessee Titans’ fortunes for the 2017 season is mainly driven by their talent. For coach Mike Mularkey, there’s even more to his team.

NFL, Sports

Dirk Koetter sees advantages, disadvantages to Buccaneers’ unplanned bye

After having their season-opener against the Miami Dolphins postponed until Nov. 19, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be — or at least hope to be — playing a home game in Week Two against the Chicago Bears. And by then, their starters would have had an extended break that, on one hand has its advantages — coupled with the fact the Bucs are home for three of their first four games — and on another could be disadvantage.
“I think the th

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Dirk Koetter sees advantages, disadvantages to Buccaneers’ unplanned bye

After having their season-opener against the Miami Dolphins postponed until Nov. 19, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be — or at least hope to be — playing a home game in Week Two against the Chicago Bears. And by then, their starters would have had an extended break that, on one hand has its advantages — coupled with the fact the Bucs are home for three of their first four games — and on another could be disadvantage.
“I think the th

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Pete Carroll: Michael Bennett’s police encounter ‘just an incredible occurrence’

Pete Carroll is happy that Michael Bennett is able to find a diversion in his job, which is playing defensive end for the Seattle Seahawks.

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Pete Carroll: Michael Bennett’s police encounter ‘just an incredible occurrence’

Pete Carroll is happy that Michael Bennett is able to find a diversion in his job, which is playing defensive end for the Seattle Seahawks.

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Find out where to listen to every game this NFL 2017 season + get your team’s play-by-play schedule in your calendar

Football is back, and that means SiriusXM is offering complete coverage of the 2017 NFL season on SiriusXM NFL Radio, as well as live broadcasts of every game of the season.

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Find out where to listen to every game this NFL 2017 season + get your team’s play-by-play schedule in your calendar

Football is back, and that means SiriusXM is offering complete coverage of the 2017 NFL season on SiriusXM NFL Radio, as well as live broadcasts of every game of the season.

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Doug Baldwin says Seahawks will have a Russell Wilson ‘that’s still very elusive’

The ankle and knee injuries that bothered Russell Wilson in 2016 are no longer impediments to the quarterback or the Seattle Seahawks’ offense. Doug Baldwin, a veteran receiver for the Seahawks, has seen that first-hand through the preseason.

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Doug Baldwin says Seahawks will have a Russell Wilson ‘that’s still very elusive’

The ankle and knee injuries that bothered Russell Wilson in 2016 are no longer impediments to the quarterback or the Seattle Seahawks’ offense. Doug Baldwin, a veteran receiver for the Seahawks, has seen that first-hand through the preseason.

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Vance Joseph: Broncos face ‘very different’ Chargers in opener

For the Denver Broncos, the key to preparing for their Sept. 11 season-opener against the Los Angeles Chargers on Monday Night Football is to not study the opposing players.

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Vance Joseph: Broncos face ‘very different’ Chargers in opener

For the Denver Broncos, the key to preparing for their Sept. 11 season-opener against the Los Angeles Chargers on Monday Night Football is to not study the opposing players.

NFL, Sports

Pat Kirwan says Sheldon Richardson ‘will be ridiculously good’ for Seahawks

It isn’t hard to figure out who got the better end of Friday’s trade that saw the New York Jets ship disgruntled defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson to the Seattle Seahawks in exchange for wide receiver Jermaine Kearse and a 2018 second-round draft pick.

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Pat Kirwan says Sheldon Richardson ‘will be ridiculously good’ for Seahawks

It isn’t hard to figure out who got the better end of Friday’s trade that saw the New York Jets ship disgruntled defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson to the Seattle Seahawks in exchange for wide receiver Jermaine Kearse and a 2018 second-round draft pick.

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GM Bob Quinn touts no leaks in Lions-Matthew Stafford negotiations

The progress of the contract-extension negotiations between the Detroit Lions and Matthew Stafford was generally kept very quiet. And that is a tremendous source of pride for Lions General Manager Bob Quinn.

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GM Bob Quinn touts no leaks in Lions-Matthew Stafford negotiations

The progress of the contract-extension negotiations between the Detroit Lions and Matthew Stafford was generally kept very quiet. And that is a tremendous source of pride for Lions General Manager Bob Quinn.

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Brady Quinn says ‘everyone wins’ with Matthew Stafford’s new Lions contract

Brady Quinn thinks the Detroit Lions and their fans should also be pleased with the NFL-record, $135-million extension deal Matthew Stafford received on Monday.

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Brady Quinn says ‘everyone wins’ with Matthew Stafford’s new Lions contract

Brady Quinn thinks the Detroit Lions and their fans should also be pleased with the NFL-record, $135-million extension deal Matthew Stafford received on Monday.

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Texans’ Kareem Jackson: Being away from families in Houston ‘definitely sucks’

For the Houston Texans, the devastation of Hurricane Harvey has been something players, coaches, and staff have observed from a safe distance. That doesn’t mean they aren’t connected with those who have been impacted by the vast amount of flooding.

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Texans’ Kareem Jackson: Being away from families in Houston ‘definitely sucks’

For the Houston Texans, the devastation of Hurricane Harvey has been something players, coaches, and staff have observed from a safe distance. That doesn’t mean they aren’t connected with those who have been impacted by the vast amount of flooding.

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Hear Phil Simms go deep on the big NFL matchups and storylines every week with Chris “Mad Dog” Russo

Super Bowl champion quarterback and veteran broadcaster Phil Simms is joining SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Sports Radio as an NFL analyst throughout the 2017 season.

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Hear Phil Simms go deep on the big NFL matchups and storylines every week with Chris “Mad Dog” Russo

Super Bowl champion quarterback and veteran broadcaster Phil Simms is joining SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Sports Radio as an NFL analyst throughout the 2017 season.

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Jerry Kramer on Hall nomination: ‘Is this really happening?’

Perhaps the 11th time will be the charm for Jerry Kramer. After 10 unsuccessful nominations for induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the former standout offensive lineman for the Green Bay Packers is, for the first time, a senior nominee.

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Jerry Kramer on Hall nomination: ‘Is this really happening?’

Perhaps the 11th time will be the charm for Jerry Kramer. After 10 unsuccessful nominations for induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the former standout offensive lineman for the Green Bay Packers is, for the first time, a senior nominee.

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Phil Simms: Blake Bortles’ struggles with Jaguars are because ‘he’s scared’ of where his passes will go

Phil Simms isn’t the least bit surprised that Blake Bortles has flopped as a starting quarterback for the Jacksonville Jaguars.

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Phil Simms: Blake Bortles’ struggles with Jaguars are because ‘he’s scared’ of where his passes will go

Phil Simms isn’t the least bit surprised that Blake Bortles has flopped as a starting quarterback for the Jacksonville Jaguars.

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Lorenzo Alexander: ‘It doesn’t look picture-perfect right now’ for the Bills

Lorenzo Alexander gets it. Buffalo Bills fans have suffered through a 17-year playoff drought and they haven’t seen a whole lot lately to convince them it’s about to end any time soon.

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Lorenzo Alexander: ‘It doesn’t look picture-perfect right now’ for the Bills

Lorenzo Alexander gets it. Buffalo Bills fans have suffered through a 17-year playoff drought and they haven’t seen a whole lot lately to convince them it’s about to end any time soon.

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Cyrus Mehri says he can leverage ‘good will’ to players’ benefit as NFLPA executive director

Cyrus Mehri thinks he’s in a great position to repair a “dysfunctional” relationship between the NFL and the NFL Players Association.

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Cyrus Mehri says he can leverage ‘good will’ to players’ benefit as NFLPA executive director

Cyrus Mehri thinks he’s in a great position to repair a “dysfunctional” relationship between the NFL and the NFL Players Association.

NFL, Sports

Kurt Warner: ‘No question’ Anquan Boldin should be in Hall of Fame

Kurt Warner has thrown passes to some outstanding receivers. He completed enough of them for enough yards and touchdowns — while also winning a Super Bowl and receiving NFL and Super Bowl MVP honors — to have his bronze bust in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

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Kurt Warner: ‘No question’ Anquan Boldin should be in Hall of Fame

Kurt Warner has thrown passes to some outstanding receivers. He completed enough of them for enough yards and touchdowns — while also winning a Super Bowl and receiving NFL and Super Bowl MVP honors — to have his bronze bust in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

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SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio preps you for looming Draft Day

SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio has all the advice and insight you can handle as you prep for the new NFL season.

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SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio preps you for looming Draft Day

SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio has all the advice and insight you can handle as you prep for the new NFL season.

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Anquan Boldin on retirement: ‘It wasn’t a decision I made all of a sudden’

Appearances to the contrary, Anquan Boldin insists he had been giving his retirement as an NFL player plenty of thought. Sunday, however, it felt as if it came out of nowhere when, only two weeks after signing with the Buffalo Bills, the 36-year-old receiver announced he was walking away from the game.

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Anquan Boldin on retirement: ‘It wasn’t a decision I made all of a sudden’

Appearances to the contrary, Anquan Boldin insists he had been giving his retirement as an NFL player plenty of thought. Sunday, however, it felt as if it came out of nowhere when, only two weeks after signing with the Buffalo Bills, the 36-year-old receiver announced he was walking away from the game.

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Kyle Shanahan thinks Brian Hoyer has benefited from adversity

Kyle Shanahan, the 49ers’ first-year coach, thinks quarterback Brian Hoyer has benefitted from all of the bouncing around he has done in his long NFL career and has shown it with his strong performance through training camp.

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Kyle Shanahan thinks Brian Hoyer has benefited from adversity

Kyle Shanahan, the 49ers’ first-year coach, thinks quarterback Brian Hoyer has benefitted from all of the bouncing around he has done in his long NFL career and has shown it with his strong performance through training camp.

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Rams look to shoe technology to help with Sammy Watkins’ history of foot problems

To help protect their investment in newly acquired wide receiver Sammy Watkins, the Rams are making sure that he’s wearing the best shoes possible to help prevent him from more foot issues like the ones he had with the Bills.

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Rams look to shoe technology to help with Sammy Watkins’ history of foot problems

To help protect their investment in newly acquired wide receiver Sammy Watkins, the Rams are making sure that he’s wearing the best shoes possible to help prevent him from more foot issues like the ones he had with the Bills.

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Richard Sherman on Seahawks’ defense: ‘We always want to be the best unit to ever put cleats on’

The goal never changes. As cornerback Richard Sherman explains, the Seattle Seahawks’ defense won’t settle for being good. It’s greatness … and nothing less.

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Richard Sherman on Seahawks’ defense: ‘We always want to be the best unit to ever put cleats on’

The goal never changes. As cornerback Richard Sherman explains, the Seattle Seahawks’ defense won’t settle for being good. It’s greatness … and nothing less.

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Von Miller: ‘I just try to be a coach’s dream’

Vance Joseph is Von Miller’s third coach since the linebacker joined the Denver Broncos as the second overall draft pick in 2011. How is Miller getting along with yet another new man in charge?

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Von Miller: ‘I just try to be a coach’s dream’

Vance Joseph is Von Miller’s third coach since the linebacker joined the Denver Broncos as the second overall draft pick in 2011. How is Miller getting along with yet another new man in charge?

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Dan Quinn admits he was ‘worried’ about getting Falcons in right frame of mind

In the aftermath of squandering a 25-point lead to lose Super Bowl LI, coach Dan Quinn admittedly didn’t know what he would be facing when his team reported to training camp this summer.

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Dan Quinn admits he was ‘worried’ about getting Falcons in right frame of mind

In the aftermath of squandering a 25-point lead to lose Super Bowl LI, coach Dan Quinn admittedly didn’t know what he would be facing when his team reported to training camp this summer.

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James Lofton on Cowboys minus Ezekiel Elliott: ‘Does Dak Prescott continue to progress?’

The Dallas Cowboys aren’t the Zeke and Dak Show anymore. At least, not for the first six games of the 2017 NFL season.

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James Lofton on Cowboys minus Ezekiel Elliott: ‘Does Dak Prescott continue to progress?’

The Dallas Cowboys aren’t the Zeke and Dak Show anymore. At least, not for the first six games of the 2017 NFL season.

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Troy Vincent says NFL ‘hoping’ full-time officials results in more consistency

Year after year, the NFL heard the feedback. Coaches, players, and fans demanded greater consistency in officiating. Finally, they’ve been heard.

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Troy Vincent says NFL ‘hoping’ full-time officials results in more consistency

Year after year, the NFL heard the feedback. Coaches, players, and fans demanded greater consistency in officiating. Finally, they’ve been heard.

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Brock Osweiler credits coaches’ advice with positioning him for Browns start

Brock Osweiler didn’t allow his roller-coaster career to get the better of him, and now he finds himself starting the opening preseason game for his third team, the Cleveland Browns, Thursday night against the New Orleans Saints.

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Brock Osweiler credits coaches’ advice with positioning him for Browns start

Brock Osweiler didn’t allow his roller-coaster career to get the better of him, and now he finds himself starting the opening preseason game for his third team, the Cleveland Browns, Thursday night against the New Orleans Saints.

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NFL legend Kurt Warner looks back on Hall of Fame career

On the eve of being enshrined into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Kurt Warner explained to former head coach Dick Vermeil during a SiriusXM interview the attitude that took him from unlikely NFL pro to Super Bowl champion. While … Continued

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NFL legend Kurt Warner looks back on Hall of Fame career

On the eve of being enshrined into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Kurt Warner explained to former head coach Dick Vermeil during a SiriusXM interview the attitude that took him from unlikely NFL pro to Super Bowl champion. While … Continued

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Andy Dalton on ’16 Bengals: ‘That was my first time to ever have a losing season in any sport’

Andy Dalton still feels the sting from the Cincinnati Bengals’ 6-9-1 finish in 2016.

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Andy Dalton on ’16 Bengals: ‘That was my first time to ever have a losing season in any sport’

Andy Dalton still feels the sting from the Cincinnati Bengals’ 6-9-1 finish in 2016.

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Kirk Cousins on contract situation with Washington: ‘We win football games, everything works out’

Kirk Cousins insists he isn’t feeling any added pressure from playing the 2017 season with a franchise tag rather than having a long-term contract with the Washington Redskins.

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Kirk Cousins on contract situation with Washington: ‘We win football games, everything works out’

Kirk Cousins insists he isn’t feeling any added pressure from playing the 2017 season with a franchise tag rather than having a long-term contract with the Washington Redskins.

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J.J. Watt on return to action with Texans: ‘My body feels great, I feel great’

J.J. Watt has waited a long time to get back on the field with the Houston Texans. And now that he’s going through training-camp practices and getting ready to play in Wednesday’s preseason-opener against the Carolina Panthers, the All-Pro defensive end is brimming with optimism.

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J.J. Watt on return to action with Texans: ‘My body feels great, I feel great’

J.J. Watt has waited a long time to get back on the field with the Houston Texans. And now that he’s going through training-camp practices and getting ready to play in Wednesday’s preseason-opener against the Carolina Panthers, the All-Pro defensive end is brimming with optimism.

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Sam Bradford gets to catch his breath in second year with Vikings

Sam Bradford feels like he’s in a different world, let alone a different year. The whirlwind that was the trade that saw him go from the Philadelphia Eagles to the Minnesota Vikings a little more than a week before the start of the 2016 season is a memory he is happy to put behind him.

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Sam Bradford gets to catch his breath in second year with Vikings

Sam Bradford feels like he’s in a different world, let alone a different year. The whirlwind that was the trade that saw him go from the Philadelphia Eagles to the Minnesota Vikings a little more than a week before the start of the 2016 season is a memory he is happy to put behind him.

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Colts’ T.Y. Hilton: ‘I want to get double-digit touchdowns’

T.Y. Hilton has been highly productive through most of his five seasons as a wide receiver for the Indianapolis Colts. The one statistical hurdle he has yet to clear, however, is catching 10 or more touchdown passes. He wants to change that.

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Colts’ T.Y. Hilton: ‘I want to get double-digit touchdowns’

T.Y. Hilton has been highly productive through most of his five seasons as a wide receiver for the Indianapolis Colts. The one statistical hurdle he has yet to clear, however, is catching 10 or more touchdown passes. He wants to change that.

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Anthony Lynn: ‘The sky’s the limit’ for new Chargers backup QB Cardale Jones

San Diego Chargers coach Anthony Lynn can barely contain his excitement for his newly acquired backup quarterback, Cardale Jones.

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Anthony Lynn: ‘The sky’s the limit’ for new Chargers backup QB Cardale Jones

San Diego Chargers coach Anthony Lynn can barely contain his excitement for his newly acquired backup quarterback, Cardale Jones.

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Adrian Peterson on backup role with Saints: ‘It’s different’

Adrian Peterson admits that being a backup running back with his new team, the New Orleans Saints, is taking some adjustment. That’s understandable, given that Peterson established himself as one of the NFL’s best player at his position the past 10 seasons with the Minnesota Vikings.

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Adrian Peterson on backup role with Saints: ‘It’s different’

Adrian Peterson admits that being a backup running back with his new team, the New Orleans Saints, is taking some adjustment. That’s understandable, given that Peterson established himself as one of the NFL’s best player at his position the past 10 seasons with the Minnesota Vikings.

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Robert Kraft on Patriots’ fortunes: ‘On paper, things look great, but you really never know’

Robert Kraft plans to carry his ring from the Patriots’ Super Bowl LI victory in his pocket until the 2017 season begins. After that, he’ll see whether his team can live up to the tremendous hype that it is poised to win a fifth Vince Lombardi Trophy.

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Robert Kraft on Patriots’ fortunes: ‘On paper, things look great, but you really never know’

Robert Kraft plans to carry his ring from the Patriots’ Super Bowl LI victory in his pocket until the 2017 season begins. After that, he’ll see whether his team can live up to the tremendous hype that it is poised to win a fifth Vince Lombardi Trophy.

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Victor Cruz bringing ‘little tidbits’ of Giants past to Bears’ quarterbacks

Victor Cruz spent seven seasons with the New York Giants, and during that time he had an up-close look at how a top-level quarterback operates on and off the field. Now, as a member of the Chicago Bears, the wide receiver is sharing those observations in hopes of helping with the development of his two new QBs: Mike Glennon and Mitch Trubisky.

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Victor Cruz bringing ‘little tidbits’ of Giants past to Bears’ quarterbacks

Victor Cruz spent seven seasons with the New York Giants, and during that time he had an up-close look at how a top-level quarterback operates on and off the field. Now, as a member of the Chicago Bears, the wide receiver is sharing those observations in hopes of helping with the development of his two new QBs: Mike Glennon and Mitch Trubisky.

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Hines Ward on Ben Roethlisberger-Martavis Bryant flap: ‘Sometimes things aren’t made to be out there in the public’

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant has been looking forward to his heart-to-heart talk with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, but former Steeler receiver Hines Ward doesn’t think the matter should have ever gone public in the first place.

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Hines Ward on Ben Roethlisberger-Martavis Bryant flap: ‘Sometimes things aren’t made to be out there in the public’

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant has been looking forward to his heart-to-heart talk with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, but former Steeler receiver Hines Ward doesn’t think the matter should have ever gone public in the first place.

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Carson Palmer ‘never expected’ what David Johnson has given Cardinals

Carson Palmer was just being honest. When running back David Johnson joined the Arizona Cardinals in 2015 as a third-round draft pick from Northern Iowa, Palmer didn’t envision him making the impact he has in such a short time.

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Carson Palmer ‘never expected’ what David Johnson has given Cardinals

Carson Palmer was just being honest. When running back David Johnson joined the Arizona Cardinals in 2015 as a third-round draft pick from Northern Iowa, Palmer didn’t envision him making the impact he has in such a short time.

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Jerry Jones: ‘We’ll have a decision imminently’ on Ezekiel Elliott

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. But looming in the background is the NFL’s decision on what to do about Jones’ prized running back, Ezekiel Elliott, who faces potential discipline for domestic violence.

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Jerry Jones: ‘We’ll have a decision imminently’ on Ezekiel Elliott

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. But looming in the background is the NFL’s decision on what to do about Jones’ prized running back, Ezekiel Elliott, who faces potential discipline for domestic violence.

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Alterraun Verner was choosy in deciding to sign with Dolphins

By signing with the Miami Dolphins just before the start of training camp practices Wednesday, Alterraun Verner insists he wasn’t as desperate as the timing might have made it seem.

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Alterraun Verner was choosy in deciding to sign with Dolphins

By signing with the Miami Dolphins just before the start of training camp practices Wednesday, Alterraun Verner insists he wasn’t as desperate as the timing might have made it seem.

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Marvin Lewis says Bengals have ‘young guys who are going to do some good things’

Marvin Lewis doesn’t just look at the Cincinnati Bengals adding rookies this year to provide a boost to their overall talent. The coach sees “two kids that didn’t play last year” because of injury as bonus additions to make the team even stronger.

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Marvin Lewis says Bengals have ‘young guys who are going to do some good things’

Marvin Lewis doesn’t just look at the Cincinnati Bengals adding rookies this year to provide a boost to their overall talent. The coach sees “two kids that didn’t play last year” because of injury as bonus additions to make the team even stronger.

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SiriusXM NFL Radio to visit all 32 teams during month-long Training Camp Tour

Find out when we visit your team – and your rivals.

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SiriusXM NFL Radio to visit all 32 teams during month-long Training Camp Tour

Find out when we visit your team – and your rivals.

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Reggie Ragland looking to catch up in transition to new Bills defense

Reggie Ragland’s rookie year in the NFL didn’t go anywhere close to what the Buffalo Bills linebacker expected.

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Reggie Ragland looking to catch up in transition to new Bills defense

Reggie Ragland’s rookie year in the NFL didn’t go anywhere close to what the Buffalo Bills linebacker expected.

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Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie on Giants’ D: ‘A lot has been invested in us’

New York Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie knows the pressure is on for the defense to live up to last year’s $200-million investment to make it stronger.

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Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie on Giants’ D: ‘A lot has been invested in us’

New York Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie knows the pressure is on for the defense to live up to last year’s $200-million investment to make it stronger.

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Bill Polian sees ‘win-win’ with Redskins keeping tag on Kirk Cousins

Bill Polian believes both sides benefitted from the Washington Redskins’ decision to keep a franchise tag on Kirk Cousins rather than signing him to a long-term contract.

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Bill Polian sees ‘win-win’ with Redskins keeping tag on Kirk Cousins

Bill Polian believes both sides benefitted from the Washington Redskins’ decision to keep a franchise tag on Kirk Cousins rather than signing him to a long-term contract.

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Bills’ Jerry Hughes spent offseason addressing ‘hamstring issues’ that bothered him last year

Jerry Hughes’ top priority this offseason with the Buffalo Bills was to make sure he resolved “hamstring issues” that bothered him in 2016.

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Bills’ Jerry Hughes spent offseason addressing ‘hamstring issues’ that bothered him last year

Jerry Hughes’ top priority this offseason with the Buffalo Bills was to make sure he resolved “hamstring issues” that bothered him in 2016.

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Matt Ryan on Falcons’ Super Bowl hangover: ‘I think you’ll always have a little bit of that scar that drives you’

Quarterback Matt Ryan says the Falcons are still getting over their crushing Super Bowl loss against the Patriots.

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Matt Ryan on Falcons’ Super Bowl hangover: ‘I think you’ll always have a little bit of that scar that drives you’

Quarterback Matt Ryan says the Falcons are still getting over their crushing Super Bowl loss against the Patriots.

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Brady Quinn on Dave Gettleman firing: ‘You don’t look at the Panthers as a team that was mismanaged’

Brady Quinn said on the SiriusXM Blitz that he sees David Gettleman as having done a lot more right than wrong as general manager of the Carolina Panthers.

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Brady Quinn on Dave Gettleman firing: ‘You don’t look at the Panthers as a team that was mismanaged’

Brady Quinn said on the SiriusXM Blitz that he sees David Gettleman as having done a lot more right than wrong as general manager of the Carolina Panthers.

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Eagles coach Doug Pederson shares ‘dead horse’ story from Packers’ QB meeting room

When Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson was a quarterback in the league, he didn’t find meetings all that useful.

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Eagles coach Doug Pederson shares ‘dead horse’ story from Packers’ QB meeting room

When Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson was a quarterback in the league, he didn’t find meetings all that useful.

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Bruce Arians to Cardinals assistants: ‘If you miss a recital … I’ll fire you’

Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians believes in family first with his assistant coaches.

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Bruce Arians to Cardinals assistants: ‘If you miss a recital … I’ll fire you’

Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians believes in family first with his assistant coaches.

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Leslie Frazier on Bills’ new D: ‘We don’t want to complicate things for our players’

New Bills defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier believes “less is more” and a more simplified scheme will reflect as much.

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Leslie Frazier on Bills’ new D: ‘We don’t want to complicate things for our players’

New Bills defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier believes “less is more” and a more simplified scheme will reflect as much.

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Ravens’ Justin Tucker: ‘I think it would be cool to have that record’ for NFL’s longest field goal

Baltimore Ravens kicker Justin Tucker would like to hit the longest field goal in league history, a distinction Matt Prater holds after connecting from 64 yards in 2013 as a member of the Denver Broncos.

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Ravens’ Justin Tucker: ‘I think it would be cool to have that record’ for NFL’s longest field goal

Baltimore Ravens kicker Justin Tucker would like to hit the longest field goal in league history, a distinction Matt Prater holds after connecting from 64 yards in 2013 as a member of the Denver Broncos.

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Eric Ebron on Jim Caldwell’s future as Lions coach: ‘We want to keep him there forever’

Eric Ebron knows this much about his coach and his quarterback — he wants them to continue to be with him for a long time on the Detroit Lions. The tight end also knows, in order for that to happen, … Continued

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Eric Ebron on Jim Caldwell’s future as Lions coach: ‘We want to keep him there forever’

Eric Ebron knows this much about his coach and his quarterback — he wants them to continue to be with him for a long time on the Detroit Lions. The tight end also knows, in order for that to happen, … Continued

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Pierre Garcon on Kirk Cousins: ‘I don’t know why he’s not the long-term answer’ in Washington

San Francisco 49ers receiver Pierre Garcon can’t understand why his former team, Washington, hasn’t made a long-term commitment to quarterback Kirk Cousins.

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Pierre Garcon on Kirk Cousins: ‘I don’t know why he’s not the long-term answer’ in Washington

San Francisco 49ers receiver Pierre Garcon can’t understand why his former team, Washington, hasn’t made a long-term commitment to quarterback Kirk Cousins.

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Dr. Harry Edwards: ‘The NFL has a problem if Colin Kaepernick is not on a team somewhere in this league’

Dr. Harry Edwards strongly believes that if Colin Kaepernick wants to continue playing, an NFL team should willingly give him the chance to play.

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Dr. Harry Edwards: ‘The NFL has a problem if Colin Kaepernick is not on a team somewhere in this league’

Dr. Harry Edwards strongly believes that if Colin Kaepernick wants to continue playing, an NFL team should willingly give him the chance to play.

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Michael Brockers on Rams’ handling of Aaron Donald’s contract: ‘Obviously, pay the man’

Michael Brockers fully supports fellow Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald’s quest for a pay raise and thinks the team would be wise to give him one.

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Michael Brockers on Rams’ handling of Aaron Donald’s contract: ‘Obviously, pay the man’

Michael Brockers fully supports fellow Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald’s quest for a pay raise and thinks the team would be wise to give him one.

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Gabe Jackson, Khalil Mack & Derek Carr ‘always talked about how Raiders would turn things around’

No one knew exactly when it would happen, but there was plenty of confidence among the top three picks in the Oakland Raiders’ 2014 draft that the team would eventually improve after they joined the roster.

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Gabe Jackson, Khalil Mack & Derek Carr ‘always talked about how Raiders would turn things around’

No one knew exactly when it would happen, but there was plenty of confidence among the top three picks in the Oakland Raiders’ 2014 draft that the team would eventually improve after they joined the roster.

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Eagles have ‘got to pull the reins back a little bit’ on Carson Wentz

Eagles offensive Frank Reich is realistic about the development of quarterback Carson Wentz, who is only entering his second NFL season.

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Eagles have ‘got to pull the reins back a little bit’ on Carson Wentz

Eagles offensive Frank Reich is realistic about the development of quarterback Carson Wentz, who is only entering his second NFL season.

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Ronnie Lott: ‘It’s going to be very challenging’ to keep distance between Raiders and gaming

Ronnie Lott is worried. Although he was disappointed by the decision, he understands that NFL owners saw a “much bigger” opportunity when they voted, 31-1, to allow the Raiders to make their eventual move from Oakland to Las Vegas. ‘I … Continued

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Ronnie Lott: ‘It’s going to be very challenging’ to keep distance between Raiders and gaming

Ronnie Lott is worried. Although he was disappointed by the decision, he understands that NFL owners saw a “much bigger” opportunity when they voted, 31-1, to allow the Raiders to make their eventual move from Oakland to Las Vegas. ‘I … Continued

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Former Ravens LB Zach Orr ‘in great shape’ as he pursues return from brief retirement

Former Ravens linebacker Zach Orr had been planning his return from the retirement he began last January for month. And he has been training accordingly.

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Former Ravens LB Zach Orr ‘in great shape’ as he pursues return from brief retirement

Former Ravens linebacker Zach Orr had been planning his return from the retirement he began last January for month. And he has been training accordingly.

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Dak Prescott on being Cowboys rookie sensation: ‘I definitely thought this would come’

Others might have been stunned by Dak Prescott’s standout rookie season that allowed him to supplant Tony Romo as the Dallas Cowboys’ starting quarterback last year. But not Prescott.

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Dak Prescott on being Cowboys rookie sensation: ‘I definitely thought this would come’

Others might have been stunned by Dak Prescott’s standout rookie season that allowed him to supplant Tony Romo as the Dallas Cowboys’ starting quarterback last year. But not Prescott.

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SiriusXM NFL Radio to air ‘Great Americans of the NFL’

Catch the two-hour special on SiriusXM NFL Radio throughout the Fourth of July weekend.

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SiriusXM NFL Radio to air ‘Great Americans of the NFL’

Catch the two-hour special on SiriusXM NFL Radio throughout the Fourth of July weekend.

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Raiders’ OC on Marshawn Lynch: ‘He has pleasantly surprised me at every turn’

Oakland Raiders offensive coordinator Todd Downing made sure to specify that he wasn’t offering “the PR answer” to a question about his impressions of Marshawn Lynch during offseason practices.

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Raiders’ OC on Marshawn Lynch: ‘He has pleasantly surprised me at every turn’

Oakland Raiders offensive coordinator Todd Downing made sure to specify that he wasn’t offering “the PR answer” to a question about his impressions of Marshawn Lynch during offseason practices.

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Ryan Shazier: Steelers will ‘do a great job this year of making quarterbacks uncomfortable’

Although the Steelers finished with a respectable 38 sacks, which tied them for ninth in the NFL in 2016, they knew they could do better. Ryan Shazier promises that will be the case this year.

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Ryan Shazier: Steelers will ‘do a great job this year of making quarterbacks uncomfortable’

Although the Steelers finished with a respectable 38 sacks, which tied them for ninth in the NFL in 2016, they knew they could do better. Ryan Shazier promises that will be the case this year.

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Niners’ Jeremy Kerley ‘didn’t have a lot of respect’ for Chan Gailey with Jets

Jeremy Kerley was part of a 2-14 season with the San Francisco 49ers in 2016 and he was still much happier than in 2015, his fifth and final year with the New York Jets.

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Niners’ Jeremy Kerley ‘didn’t have a lot of respect’ for Chan Gailey with Jets

Jeremy Kerley was part of a 2-14 season with the San Francisco 49ers in 2016 and he was still much happier than in 2015, his fifth and final year with the New York Jets.

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Raiders’ Cordarrelle Patterson: ‘I don’t run away from competition’

Derek Carr’s big contract extension is just another reason for wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson to be happy about joining the Oakland Raiders as a free agent.

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Raiders’ Cordarrelle Patterson: ‘I don’t run away from competition’

Derek Carr’s big contract extension is just another reason for wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson to be happy about joining the Oakland Raiders as a free agent.

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Tony Jefferson loves Ravens, but ‘I’ve always been on the best coast, which is the West Coast’

Safety Tony Jefferson acknowledges he was initially apprehensive about leaving the Arizona Cardinals for the Baltimore Ravens in free agency.

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Tony Jefferson loves Ravens, but ‘I’ve always been on the best coast, which is the West Coast’

Safety Tony Jefferson acknowledges he was initially apprehensive about leaving the Arizona Cardinals for the Baltimore Ravens in free agency.

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Devonta Freeman says new contract with Falcons will be ‘something great’

Falcons running back Devonta Freeman expects to get a new contract commensurate with his strong production.

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Devonta Freeman says new contract with Falcons will be ‘something great’

Falcons running back Devonta Freeman expects to get a new contract commensurate with his strong production.

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Rich McKay on NFL relaxing celebration rules: ‘You’re going to see some things that will truly be entertaining’

Rich McKay admits to being one of the main proponents of the NFL’s more rigid approach to enforcing rules meant to curb player celebrations.

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Rich McKay on NFL relaxing celebration rules: ‘You’re going to see some things that will truly be entertaining’

Rich McKay admits to being one of the main proponents of the NFL’s more rigid approach to enforcing rules meant to curb player celebrations.

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Tramon Williams wanted release from Browns, ‘because it wasn’t a stable spot’

Tramon Williams knew he wanted out of the Cleveland Browns last season. The veteran cornerback no longer could deal with the lack of stability in the organization.

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Tramon Williams wanted release from Browns, ‘because it wasn’t a stable spot’

Tramon Williams knew he wanted out of the Cleveland Browns last season. The veteran cornerback no longer could deal with the lack of stability in the organization.

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Vince Wilfork: ‘I’m 50-50’ about retirement

Vince Wilfork isn’t sure if he’s finished with football. The veteran nose tackle has yet to announce his retirement, and is holding off because he still might want to continue playing.

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Vince Wilfork: ‘I’m 50-50’ about retirement

Vince Wilfork isn’t sure if he’s finished with football. The veteran nose tackle has yet to announce his retirement, and is holding off because he still might want to continue playing.

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Josh Norman says ’16 season with Washington was best ‘off the field’ as well as on

Josh Norman had his reasons for recently describing his 2016 season as the best of his career.

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Josh Norman says ’16 season with Washington was best ‘off the field’ as well as on

Josh Norman had his reasons for recently describing his 2016 season as the best of his career.

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Tom Savage on Texans’ selection of Deshaun Watson: ‘Don’t bite the hand that feeds you’

It would be safe to assume Tom Savage isn’t happy that the Houston Texans decided to trade up in last April’s draft to select Deshaun Watson.

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Tom Savage on Texans’ selection of Deshaun Watson: ‘Don’t bite the hand that feeds you’

It would be safe to assume Tom Savage isn’t happy that the Houston Texans decided to trade up in last April’s draft to select Deshaun Watson.

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Terence Newman says Dalvin Cook ‘not one of the loud guys’ in Vikings’ locker room

Entering his 15th NFL season, Terence Newman has become more than a highly experienced cornerback for the Minnesota Vikings.

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Terence Newman says Dalvin Cook ‘not one of the loud guys’ in Vikings’ locker room

Entering his 15th NFL season, Terence Newman has become more than a highly experienced cornerback for the Minnesota Vikings.

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Drew Brees: Adrian Peterson ‘out to prove something’ with Saints

Drew Brees expects Adrian Peterson to have plenty of motivation with the New Orleans Saints this season.

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Drew Brees: Adrian Peterson ‘out to prove something’ with Saints

Drew Brees expects Adrian Peterson to have plenty of motivation with the New Orleans Saints this season.

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Darian Thompson looks for Giants’ pass rush to ‘get me some lollipops thrown my way’

New York Giants safety Darian Thompson says he’s doing well in his recovery from a foot injury that eventually required surgery and limited him to only two games as a rookie last season.

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Darian Thompson looks for Giants’ pass rush to ‘get me some lollipops thrown my way’

New York Giants safety Darian Thompson says he’s doing well in his recovery from a foot injury that eventually required surgery and limited him to only two games as a rookie last season.

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Eagles’ Lane Johnson calls suspension ‘most motivating time in my life’

In many ways, the Philadelphia Eagles’ 2016 season hinged on the availability of offensive tackle Lane Johnson.

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Eagles’ Lane Johnson calls suspension ‘most motivating time in my life’

In many ways, the Philadelphia Eagles’ 2016 season hinged on the availability of offensive tackle Lane Johnson.

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David Johnson: Carson Palmer’s age doesn’t create any greater urgency for Cardinals

Carson Palmer is 37 years old, which means the window of opportunity for the Arizona Cardinals to win a Super Bowl with him as their starting quarterback would figure to be nearly closed.

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David Johnson: Carson Palmer’s age doesn’t create any greater urgency for Cardinals

Carson Palmer is 37 years old, which means the window of opportunity for the Arizona Cardinals to win a Super Bowl with him as their starting quarterback would figure to be nearly closed.

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Agent on David Harris’ release from Jets: ‘This was a conversation for February, not for June’

More than anything, it was the timing of the New York Jets’ release of linebacker David Harris that upset the player’s long-time agent.

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Agent on David Harris’ release from Jets: ‘This was a conversation for February, not for June’

More than anything, it was the timing of the New York Jets’ release of linebacker David Harris that upset the player’s long-time agent.

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Baldwin: If Seahawks sign Kaepernick, ‘I would welcome him with open arms’

So far, the Seattle Seahawks haven’t gone beyond kicking the tires on free agent Colin Kaepernick.

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Baldwin: If Seahawks sign Kaepernick, ‘I would welcome him with open arms’

So far, the Seattle Seahawks haven’t gone beyond kicking the tires on free agent Colin Kaepernick.

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Jon Gruden’s beginning to wonder about his effect on California NFL teams

Jon Gruden got his start in coaching with the San Francisco 49ers. His first head-coaching job was with the Oakland Raiders. So his professional history in California is pretty extensive. ‘The state of California, I spent a lot of my … Continued

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Jon Gruden’s beginning to wonder about his effect on California NFL teams

Jon Gruden got his start in coaching with the San Francisco 49ers. His first head-coaching job was with the Oakland Raiders. So his professional history in California is pretty extensive. ‘The state of California, I spent a lot of my … Continued

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Williams: Lynn ‘a breath of fresh air’ for Chargers

For Tyrell Williams, the Los Angeles Chargers couldn’t have done a whole lot better than make Anthony Lynn their new head coach. Williams is impressed with everything that Lynn, the former offensive coordinator and interim head coach of the Buffalo … Continued

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Williams: Lynn ‘a breath of fresh air’ for Chargers

For Tyrell Williams, the Los Angeles Chargers couldn’t have done a whole lot better than make Anthony Lynn their new head coach. Williams is impressed with everything that Lynn, the former offensive coordinator and interim head coach of the Buffalo … Continued

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Lockett: Seahawks ‘always going to have each other’s back’

With the Seattle Seahawks mired in controversy after an explosive piece in ESPN The Magazine revealed all sorts of acrimony within the team, questions linger about the atmosphere in the locker room.

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Lockett: Seahawks ‘always going to have each other’s back’

With the Seattle Seahawks mired in controversy after an explosive piece in ESPN The Magazine revealed all sorts of acrimony within the team, questions linger about the atmosphere in the locker room.

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Brandon Graham: ‘The first week I miss some days, everybody’s speculating’

Brandon Graham’s first instinct was to laugh at reports he was staying away from offseason workouts with the Philadelphia Eagles because he was unhappy with his contract. “But when it kind of got blown out of proportion, I was just … Continued

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Brandon Graham: ‘The first week I miss some days, everybody’s speculating’

Brandon Graham’s first instinct was to laugh at reports he was staying away from offseason workouts with the Philadelphia Eagles because he was unhappy with his contract. “But when it kind of got blown out of proportion, I was just … Continued

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Barnidge: ‘I’d love to be the number one guy’

Gary Barnidge is patient. He understands that NFL teams are assessing what they have at tight end through OTAs and minicamps to determine if they want to turn to him for help at the position. ‘I’ve shown I’ve been able … Continued

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Barnidge: ‘I’d love to be the number one guy’

Gary Barnidge is patient. He understands that NFL teams are assessing what they have at tight end through OTAs and minicamps to determine if they want to turn to him for help at the position. ‘I’ve shown I’ve been able … Continued

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Beachum on being with the Jets: ‘I’m excited about where we are right now’

Kelvin Beachum likes it all — the team, the teammates. He even likes the change in climate, from warmer to colder. Everything about being a member of the New York Jets, who he joined as a free agent from the … Continued

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Beachum on being with the Jets: ‘I’m excited about where we are right now’

Kelvin Beachum likes it all — the team, the teammates. He even likes the change in climate, from warmer to colder. Everything about being a member of the New York Jets, who he joined as a free agent from the … Continued

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Bouye’s message to Bortles: ‘Just do your best and we all got your back’

They were college teammates, they were NFL opponents. Now, they’re reunited again, as members of the Jacksonville Jaguars. So it’s fair to say that cornerback A.J. Bouye, a University of Central Florida product who joined the Jaguars as a free agent … Continued

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Bouye’s message to Bortles: ‘Just do your best and we all got your back’

They were college teammates, they were NFL opponents. Now, they’re reunited again, as members of the Jacksonville Jaguars. So it’s fair to say that cornerback A.J. Bouye, a University of Central Florida product who joined the Jaguars as a free agent … Continued

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Blank: ‘I think it’s very natural for our players to celebrate’

Arthur Blank is good with the new rules that give NFL players more leeway to celebrate. The Atlanta Falcons’ owner thinks players should be allowed to demonstrate joy, as creatively they can within reason, after a score or a game-winning play. ‘Frankly, our players … Continued

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Blank: ‘I think it’s very natural for our players to celebrate’

Arthur Blank is good with the new rules that give NFL players more leeway to celebrate. The Atlanta Falcons’ owner thinks players should be allowed to demonstrate joy, as creatively they can within reason, after a score or a game-winning play. ‘Frankly, our players … Continued

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Falcons owner Arthur Blank: Atlanta will be “competitive for years to come”

Blank is overwhelmingly positive following the Falcons’ heartbreaking Super Bowl LI loss.

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Falcons owner Arthur Blank: Atlanta will be “competitive for years to come”

Blank is overwhelmingly positive following the Falcons’ heartbreaking Super Bowl LI loss.

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Garrett ‘may play both’ sides in Browns’ defense

Myles Garrett provided a little intrigue about his role as a rookie edge rusher for the Cleveland Browns this season.

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Garrett ‘may play both’ sides in Browns’ defense

Myles Garrett provided a little intrigue about his role as a rookie edge rusher for the Cleveland Browns this season.

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Whaley blames firing as Bills GM on failure to land franchise QB

Doug Whaley believes he knows why he no longer is the general manager of the Buffalo Bills.

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Whaley blames firing as Bills GM on failure to land franchise QB

Doug Whaley believes he knows why he no longer is the general manager of the Buffalo Bills.

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Wood: Bills ‘have been close, but close isn’t what the Pegulas are looking for’

Entering his ninth NFL season, all with the Buffalo Bills, Eric Wood knows a thing or two about change. He is on his eighth head coach, counting the interim coach (Perry Fewell) who guided the team through the final seven games … Continued

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Wood: Bills ‘have been close, but close isn’t what the Pegulas are looking for’

Entering his ninth NFL season, all with the Buffalo Bills, Eric Wood knows a thing or two about change. He is on his eighth head coach, counting the interim coach (Perry Fewell) who guided the team through the final seven games … Continued

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Jason McCourty on Browns: ‘It doesn’t feel like a 1-15 team’

Jason McCourty likes the vibe around his new team, the Cleveland Browns. The cornerback who recently signed with the Browns as a free agent doesn’t sense that the players are living under a cloud of losing after last season’s 1-15 … Continued

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Jason McCourty on Browns: ‘It doesn’t feel like a 1-15 team’

Jason McCourty likes the vibe around his new team, the Cleveland Browns. The cornerback who recently signed with the Browns as a free agent doesn’t sense that the players are living under a cloud of losing after last season’s 1-15 … Continued

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Forte: Cutler ‘gets a bad rap,’ McCown ‘the leader that we need’

Two different quarterbacks, two different perceptions.

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Forte: Cutler ‘gets a bad rap,’ McCown ‘the leader that we need’

Two different quarterbacks, two different perceptions.

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DeMarcus Ware on Colin Kaepernick: ‘I feel like he’s being blackballed’

DeMarcus Ware believes that NFL teams are intentionally turning their collective back on free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick.

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DeMarcus Ware on Colin Kaepernick: ‘I feel like he’s being blackballed’

DeMarcus Ware believes that NFL teams are intentionally turning their collective back on free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick.

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Bills’ Peterman: Being drafted on the fifth round puts ‘a big chip on my shoulder’

Some prognosticators had Nathan Peterman being selected in the second or third round of the NFL Draft. Few thought he would go as low as the fifth, but that’s where the former University of Pittsburgh quarterback ended up being chosen — by … Continued

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Bills’ Peterman: Being drafted on the fifth round puts ‘a big chip on my shoulder’

Some prognosticators had Nathan Peterman being selected in the second or third round of the NFL Draft. Few thought he would go as low as the fifth, but that’s where the former University of Pittsburgh quarterback ended up being chosen — by … Continued

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Riveron: NFL officials ‘try to eliminate the gray areas’

The NFL’s new senior director of officiating sees one primary goal for game officials. Eliminate the gray areas. ‘We try to make it as black and white as possible’ “And we try to make it as black and white as … Continued

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Riveron: NFL officials ‘try to eliminate the gray areas’

The NFL’s new senior director of officiating sees one primary goal for game officials. Eliminate the gray areas. ‘We try to make it as black and white as possible’ “And we try to make it as black and white as … Continued

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Pereira: Riveron has ‘huge shoes to fill’ as NFL’s senior vice president of officiating

Mike Pereira sees a daunting task ahead for Al Riveron, the NFL’s new senior vice president of officiating.

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Pereira: Riveron has ‘huge shoes to fill’ as NFL’s senior vice president of officiating

Mike Pereira sees a daunting task ahead for Al Riveron, the NFL’s new senior vice president of officiating.

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Bidwill: Cardinals have ‘got time on the quarterback situation’

The Arizona Cardinals aren’t in any hurry to find a quarterback of the future.

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Bidwill: Cardinals have ‘got time on the quarterback situation’

The Arizona Cardinals aren’t in any hurry to find a quarterback of the future.

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Lynch: Foster ‘healing very well’ from rotator-cuff surgery

John Lynch didn’t work with a whole lot of doubt or trepidation. The new general manager of the San Francisco 49ers sought as much information as possible before the team made Alabama linebacker Reuben Foster a first-round pick in the … Continued

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Lynch: Foster ‘healing very well’ from rotator-cuff surgery

John Lynch didn’t work with a whole lot of doubt or trepidation. The new general manager of the San Francisco 49ers sought as much information as possible before the team made Alabama linebacker Reuben Foster a first-round pick in the … Continued

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Wade Phillips’ lasting lesson from Bum Phillips: ‘Griping isn’t coaching’

Wade Phillips has always drawn from the many lessons he learned from his legendary father, Bum Phillips, during his long and highly successful coaching career in the NFL. There were enough, literally, to fill a book. ‘Griping at players after … Continued

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Wade Phillips’ lasting lesson from Bum Phillips: ‘Griping isn’t coaching’

Wade Phillips has always drawn from the many lessons he learned from his legendary father, Bum Phillips, during his long and highly successful coaching career in the NFL. There were enough, literally, to fill a book. ‘Griping at players after … Continued

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Dorsey: Exciting time for Chiefs ‘because this franchise hasn’t really drafted a QB in 34 years’

John Dorsey knew the Kansas City Chiefs were on the verge of something special during trade negotiations with the Buffalo Bills before this year’s NFL Draft. The Chiefs’ general manager saw a unique opportunity when the Bills finally agreed to … Continued

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Dorsey: Exciting time for Chiefs ‘because this franchise hasn’t really drafted a QB in 34 years’

John Dorsey knew the Kansas City Chiefs were on the verge of something special during trade negotiations with the Buffalo Bills before this year’s NFL Draft. The Chiefs’ general manager saw a unique opportunity when the Bills finally agreed to … Continued

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Tannenbaum: Playoff loss to Steelers created linebacker need for Dolphins

The Miami Dolphins knew what they needed after their wild-card playoff loss against the Pittsburgh Steelers last January. More and better linebackers. ‘It was a position we felt like we just needed more players and depth’ That, according to executive … Continued

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Tannenbaum: Playoff loss to Steelers created linebacker need for Dolphins

The Miami Dolphins knew what they needed after their wild-card playoff loss against the Pittsburgh Steelers last January. More and better linebackers. ‘It was a position we felt like we just needed more players and depth’ That, according to executive … Continued

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McKenzie: Raiders will start contract-extension talks with Carr, Jackson ‘shortly’

The Oakland Raiders recognize the priorities they have with their franchise quarterback, Derek Carr, and standout guard Gabe Jackson. General Manager Reggie McKenzie said they will be “starting those conversations shortly” with both players. ‘We’re always trying to make sure … Continued

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McKenzie: Raiders will start contract-extension talks with Carr, Jackson ‘shortly’

The Oakland Raiders recognize the priorities they have with their franchise quarterback, Derek Carr, and standout guard Gabe Jackson. General Manager Reggie McKenzie said they will be “starting those conversations shortly” with both players. ‘We’re always trying to make sure … Continued

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Ballard: Colts ‘not going to put a timetable’ on Luck’s recovery

The Indianapolis Colts intend to be as patient as necessary with Andrew Luck’s recovery from the surgery he underwent on his throwing shoulder, a revelation team owner Jim Irsay made in January. That’s what Colts General Manager Chris Ballard told … Continued

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Ballard: Colts ‘not going to put a timetable’ on Luck’s recovery

The Indianapolis Colts intend to be as patient as necessary with Andrew Luck’s recovery from the surgery he underwent on his throwing shoulder, a revelation team owner Jim Irsay made in January. That’s what Colts General Manager Chris Ballard told … Continued

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Chargers see Lamp, Feeney as ‘two guys that can really help’

General Manager Tom Telesco (photo on left) readily admits the Los Angeles Chargers didn’t have “the most sexy” picks in the first three rounds of the NFL Draft, especially with the selections of guards Forrest Lamp, of Western Kentucky, and Dan … Continued

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Chargers see Lamp, Feeney as ‘two guys that can really help’

General Manager Tom Telesco (photo on left) readily admits the Los Angeles Chargers didn’t have “the most sexy” picks in the first three rounds of the NFL Draft, especially with the selections of guards Forrest Lamp, of Western Kentucky, and Dan … Continued

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Pace on Bears’ Trubisky pick: ‘We didn’t want to sit on our hands’

Once it was clear to the Chicago Bears’ hierarchy that Mitch Trubisky had everything the team wanted in a franchise quarterback, the decision to move up to the second overall pick in the NFL Draft to get him was made. General Manager … Continued

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Pace on Bears’ Trubisky pick: ‘We didn’t want to sit on our hands’

Once it was clear to the Chicago Bears’ hierarchy that Mitch Trubisky had everything the team wanted in a franchise quarterback, the decision to move up to the second overall pick in the NFL Draft to get him was made. General Manager … Continued

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Spielman: 45-minute phone conversation with Cook sealed Vikings’ decision to draft him

On Friday morning, as the Minnesota Vikings were preparing for the second and third rounds of the NFL Draft, General Manager Rick Spielman wanted to add one final piece to “a lot of research” the team had done on the background … Continued

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Spielman: 45-minute phone conversation with Cook sealed Vikings’ decision to draft him

On Friday morning, as the Minnesota Vikings were preparing for the second and third rounds of the NFL Draft, General Manager Rick Spielman wanted to add one final piece to “a lot of research” the team had done on the background … Continued

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Trubisky: Phone never rang before Bears made him second overall pick

The phone is supposed to ring, right? That’s how the script usually plays out when a college prospect learns he has been selected by an NFL team. ‘I thought the phone had to ring if you get picked’ It didn’t … Continued

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Trubisky: Phone never rang before Bears made him second overall pick

The phone is supposed to ring, right? That’s how the script usually plays out when a college prospect learns he has been selected by an NFL team. ‘I thought the phone had to ring if you get picked’ It didn’t … Continued

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Clay: Bills will ‘have some opportunities to do a lot of damage this year’

Charles Clay likes what he has been hearing from new Buffalo Bills coach Sean McDermott. The veteran tight end also likes what he has been seeing and doing during offseason workouts, including how he and the rest of the Bills’ … Continued

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Clay: Bills will ‘have some opportunities to do a lot of damage this year’

Charles Clay likes what he has been hearing from new Buffalo Bills coach Sean McDermott. The veteran tight end also likes what he has been seeing and doing during offseason workouts, including how he and the rest of the Bills’ … Continued

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Kuhn on Peterson joining Saints: ‘Just part of the plethora of weapons that Drew has at his disposal’

Through most of his 10 seasons with the Minnesota Vikings, Adrian Peterson was a focal point. Now, the All-Pro running back who literally carried the Vikings’ offensive load shifts into a complementary role with the New Orleans Saints. Peterson gets to do his part to enhance … Continued

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Kuhn on Peterson joining Saints: ‘Just part of the plethora of weapons that Drew has at his disposal’

Through most of his 10 seasons with the Minnesota Vikings, Adrian Peterson was a focal point. Now, the All-Pro running back who literally carried the Vikings’ offensive load shifts into a complementary role with the New Orleans Saints. Peterson gets to do his part to enhance … Continued

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Mahomes: ‘The chance to play for a Texas pro team would be awesome’

If all goes according to plan, Patrick Mahomes not only will be a high pick in the NFL Draft, but he’ll also be chosen by a team close to home. Mahomes didn’t mention that team by name during his interview … Continued

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Mahomes: ‘The chance to play for a Texas pro team would be awesome’

If all goes according to plan, Patrick Mahomes not only will be a high pick in the NFL Draft, but he’ll also be chosen by a team close to home. Mahomes didn’t mention that team by name during his interview … Continued

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The 2017 NFL Draft rushes into your radio

SiriusXM will provide listeners nationwide with comprehensive coverage of the 2017 NFL Draft, with live coverage of every selection from every round, plus more.

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The 2017 NFL Draft rushes into your radio

SiriusXM will provide listeners nationwide with comprehensive coverage of the 2017 NFL Draft, with live coverage of every selection from every round, plus more.

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Mike Williams on team that drafts him: ‘They’re getting a dominant player’

Mike Williams has no doubt about the sort of impact he expects to make in the NFL. The former Clemson receiver is confident he’ll be a major difference-maker. And it won’t only be because of his production. Williams see himself … Continued

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Mike Williams on team that drafts him: ‘They’re getting a dominant player’

Mike Williams has no doubt about the sort of impact he expects to make in the NFL. The former Clemson receiver is confident he’ll be a major difference-maker. And it won’t only be because of his production. Williams see himself … Continued

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NFL schedule-maker: ‘Hope we didn’t miss anything’

Michael North isn’t quite kicking back and relaxing just yet. The man who oversees the assembling of the NFL schedule knows the job is never considered done even after the league announces, as it did Thursday, the days and times … Continued

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NFL schedule-maker: ‘Hope we didn’t miss anything’

Michael North isn’t quite kicking back and relaxing just yet. The man who oversees the assembling of the NFL schedule knows the job is never considered done even after the league announces, as it did Thursday, the days and times … Continued

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Jones on recovery from torn Achilles: ‘Getting better every day’

The circumstances aren’t ideal, but Sidney Jones is optimistic about his ability to contribute to an NFL team as soon as September. The University of Washington cornerback told Alex Marvez and Bill Polian that he’s on target to return after … Continued

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Jones on recovery from torn Achilles: ‘Getting better every day’

The circumstances aren’t ideal, but Sidney Jones is optimistic about his ability to contribute to an NFL team as soon as September. The University of Washington cornerback told Alex Marvez and Bill Polian that he’s on target to return after … Continued

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Mixon’s agent on controversy surrounding his client: ‘You can’t get too high or too low

Peter Schaeffer is taking it all in stride. The agent represents arguably the most controversial player in the NFL Draft, Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon, and understands that his client carries the baggage of striking a woman and knocking her … Continued

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Mixon’s agent on controversy surrounding his client: ‘You can’t get too high or too low

Peter Schaeffer is taking it all in stride. The agent represents arguably the most controversial player in the NFL Draft, Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon, and understands that his client carries the baggage of striking a woman and knocking her … Continued

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SiriusXM NFL Radio is prepping you for the NFL Draft

SiriusXM NFL Radio will be carrying the action live during Round 1 on Thursday, April 27, through the finish on Sunday, April 30.

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SiriusXM NFL Radio is prepping you for the NFL Draft

SiriusXM NFL Radio will be carrying the action live during Round 1 on Thursday, April 27, through the finish on Sunday, April 30.

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Trubisky: 13 career starts ‘probably will be with me for the rest of my NFL career’

Mitchell Trubisky has long resigned himself to the fact that one statistic from his quarterbacking career at the University of North Carolina will always be discussed before any other. He expects it to remain stuck to him even after he … Continued

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Trubisky: 13 career starts ‘probably will be with me for the rest of my NFL career’

Mitchell Trubisky has long resigned himself to the fact that one statistic from his quarterbacking career at the University of North Carolina will always be discussed before any other. He expects it to remain stuck to him even after he … Continued

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Green: NFLRA has ‘problem with the terminology’ in push for full-time status

As far as Scott Green is concerned, NFL referees already put in the type of hours that would constitute full-time status. Therefore, the league’s push for full-time game officials raises some concerns with him, as the head of the NFL … Continued

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Green: NFLRA has ‘problem with the terminology’ in push for full-time status

As far as Scott Green is concerned, NFL referees already put in the type of hours that would constitute full-time status. Therefore, the league’s push for full-time game officials raises some concerns with him, as the head of the NFL … Continued

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