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Blandino acknowledges ‘perception’ NFL officials are targeting Beckham

Dean Blandino gets it. The NFL’s senior vice president of officiating recognizes that media and fans believe league game officials are targeting New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., that they’re quicker to penalize him for altercations with other … Continued

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Blandino acknowledges ‘perception’ NFL officials are targeting Beckham

Dean Blandino gets it. The NFL’s senior vice president of officiating recognizes that media and fans believe league game officials are targeting New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., that they’re quicker to penalize him for altercations with other … Continued

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Shannon Sharpe on Beckham: ‘What he’s doing is not passion, it’s selfishness’

When Shannon Sharpe watches Odell Beckham Jr.’s antics on the field, he does not see a player who is pouring out his heart and soul for the sake of his team, the New York Giants. Because of Beckham’s inability to … Continued

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Shannon Sharpe on Beckham: ‘What he’s doing is not passion, it’s selfishness’

When Shannon Sharpe watches Odell Beckham Jr.’s antics on the field, he does not see a player who is pouring out his heart and soul for the sake of his team, the New York Giants. Because of Beckham’s inability to … Continued

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Brett Favre: Beckham ‘shooting himself in the foot, hurting his team’

Quarterback to quarterback, Brett Favre understands Eli Manning’s dilemma. Manning feels the responsibility to remind Odell Beckham Jr., that he needs to keep his emotions under control and avoid the personal-foul penalties — such as the one he received in … Continued

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Brett Favre: Beckham ‘shooting himself in the foot, hurting his team’

Quarterback to quarterback, Brett Favre understands Eli Manning’s dilemma. Manning feels the responsibility to remind Odell Beckham Jr., that he needs to keep his emotions under control and avoid the personal-foul penalties — such as the one he received in … Continued

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Kubiak: ‘Hopefully Siemian will answer the bell Sunday’

The Denver Broncos are proceeding as if Trevor Siemian won’t miss Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons because of the sprained shoulder he suffered against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sunday. But they can do so with confidence after an impressive … Continued

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Kubiak: ‘Hopefully Siemian will answer the bell Sunday’

The Denver Broncos are proceeding as if Trevor Siemian won’t miss Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons because of the sprained shoulder he suffered against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sunday. But they can do so with confidence after an impressive … Continued

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DeMaurice Smith: ‘Deflategate made it absolutely clear the league will do anything to win’

With one game left in Tom Brady’s suspension for the Deflategate scandal, NFL Players Association Executive Director DeMaurice Smith is reflecting on the impact the league’s punishment  of perhaps its biggest star. In Smith’s view, while the NFLPA’s defense of Brady fell short, … Continued

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DeMaurice Smith: ‘Deflategate made it absolutely clear the league will do anything to win’

With one game left in Tom Brady’s suspension for the Deflategate scandal, NFL Players Association Executive Director DeMaurice Smith is reflecting on the impact the league’s punishment  of perhaps its biggest star. In Smith’s view, while the NFLPA’s defense of Brady fell short, … Continued

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Mularkey: Even without Watt, Texans still have ‘game-wreckers’

The Houston Texans might no longer have the services of one of the NFL’s all-time great pass rushers, J.J. Watt, for the rest of the season, but that doesn’t mean they no longer have a pass rush. The Tennessee Titans … Continued

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Mularkey: Even without Watt, Texans still have ‘game-wreckers’

The Houston Texans might no longer have the services of one of the NFL’s all-time great pass rushers, J.J. Watt, for the rest of the season, but that doesn’t mean they no longer have a pass rush. The Tennessee Titans … Continued

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Gilmore: Garoppolo, Brissett different QBs, ‘but do the same stuff’

The Buffalo Bills aren’t worrying about the identity of the New England Patriots’ quarterback Sunday. They’re focus in practice this week has been on the offensive system that Jimmy Garoppolo or the more mobile Jacoby Brissett will be operating. ‘Pretty … Continued

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Gilmore: Garoppolo, Brissett different QBs, ‘but do the same stuff’

The Buffalo Bills aren’t worrying about the identity of the New England Patriots’ quarterback Sunday. They’re focus in practice this week has been on the offensive system that Jimmy Garoppolo or the more mobile Jacoby Brissett will be operating. ‘Pretty … Continued

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NFL Radio Power 12: Vikes stay on top in NFC, Patriots reclaim top spot in the AFC

The Minnesota Vikings and New England Patriots are atop NFL Radio’s Power 12 rankings this week.

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NFL Radio Power 12: Vikes stay on top in NFC, Patriots reclaim top spot in the AFC

The Minnesota Vikings and New England Patriots are atop NFL Radio’s Power 12 rankings this week.

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Del Rio on Mack’s lack of sacks: ‘He’s a lot like Aaron Donald’

After three games, Khalil Mack has no sacks. Now, the questions are being asked. What’s wrong with the Oakland Raiders’ edge rusher that most NFL observers consider to be one of the most dominant defensive players in the game? If … Continued

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Del Rio on Mack’s lack of sacks: ‘He’s a lot like Aaron Donald’

After three games, Khalil Mack has no sacks. Now, the questions are being asked. What’s wrong with the Oakland Raiders’ edge rusher that most NFL observers consider to be one of the most dominant defensive players in the game? If … Continued

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Brett Favre: Until Matt Ryan wins in playoffs, that ‘will always dog’ him

Brett Favre saw plenty of good in Matt Ryan’s performance against the New Orleans Saints Monday night. Favre was impressed with the way the Atlanta Falcons’ quarterback handled playing in a hostile environment, managed the game, and utilized other pass-catchers … Continued

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Brett Favre: Until Matt Ryan wins in playoffs, that ‘will always dog’ him

Brett Favre saw plenty of good in Matt Ryan’s performance against the New Orleans Saints Monday night. Favre was impressed with the way the Atlanta Falcons’ quarterback handled playing in a hostile environment, managed the game, and utilized other pass-catchers … Continued

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Arians: Cardinals have ‘new faces doing their own thing’

The Arizona Cardinals are 1-2. That’s a far cry from where the many prognosticators who had them in the Super Bowl were expecting them to be three weeks into the season. And after Sunday’s humiliating, 33-18 loss against the Buffalo Bills, the Cardinals … Continued

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Arians: Cardinals have ‘new faces doing their own thing’

The Arizona Cardinals are 1-2. That’s a far cry from where the many prognosticators who had them in the Super Bowl were expecting them to be three weeks into the season. And after Sunday’s humiliating, 33-18 loss against the Buffalo Bills, the Cardinals … Continued

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Kubiak on Siemian: ‘We cut him loose in the fourth quarter’

Trevor Siemian passed another test. Sluggish third quarter. Offense on the field too long. Something needed to be done to get the Denver Broncos going at Cincinnati Sunday. ‘Played really well, made some big throws’ “And we’re sitting there in a very … Continued

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Kubiak on Siemian: ‘We cut him loose in the fourth quarter’

Trevor Siemian passed another test. Sluggish third quarter. Offense on the field too long. Something needed to be done to get the Denver Broncos going at Cincinnati Sunday. ‘Played really well, made some big throws’ “And we’re sitting there in a very … Continued

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QB guru Christensen on Siemian: ‘This could be a shocker’

The conditions couldn’t be any better for success. You have a quarterback with the proper attitude, to go along with solid skills and the right sort of coaching. Add it all up and you have the reason why Trevor Siemian … Continued

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QB guru Christensen on Siemian: ‘This could be a shocker’

The conditions couldn’t be any better for success. You have a quarterback with the proper attitude, to go along with solid skills and the right sort of coaching. Add it all up and you have the reason why Trevor Siemian … Continued

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NFL Radio’s Week 2 Power 12 Rankings: Vikings jump to the top of the NFC, Steelers gain control of AFC

Our NFL experts break down the best of the best ahead of the weekend games in the NFL.

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NFL Radio’s Week 2 Power 12 Rankings: Vikings jump to the top of the NFC, Steelers gain control of AFC

Our NFL experts break down the best of the best ahead of the weekend games in the NFL.

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Mularkey: Titans’ rallying to beat Lions ‘pretty important’

There are victories and there are defining wins. The Tennessee Titans had what coach Mike Mularkey saw as a defining win in beating the Detroit Lions, 16-15, last Sunday. That was because they rallied from a 12-point deficit in the … Continued

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Mularkey: Titans’ rallying to beat Lions ‘pretty important’

There are victories and there are defining wins. The Tennessee Titans had what coach Mike Mularkey saw as a defining win in beating the Detroit Lions, 16-15, last Sunday. That was because they rallied from a 12-point deficit in the … Continued

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Brett Favre: ‘Human element greatest factor’ in Rodgers’ struggles

Sometimes, it has nothing to do with mechanics. Nothing to do with reading coverages or anticipating — and avoiding — pressure. Sometimes, it has nothing at all to do with how the quarterback plays and more to do with factors … Continued

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Brett Favre: ‘Human element greatest factor’ in Rodgers’ struggles

Sometimes, it has nothing to do with mechanics. Nothing to do with reading coverages or anticipating — and avoiding — pressure. Sometimes, it has nothing at all to do with how the quarterback plays and more to do with factors … Continued

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MJD: Peterson has a strong track record of recovering from knee surgery

Maurice Jones-Drew has had some experience with a torn meniscus, the same injury Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson suffered last Sunday. He knows that there are two ways of having it repaired — one that generally involves a shorter … Continued

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MJD: Peterson has a strong track record of recovering from knee surgery

Maurice Jones-Drew has had some experience with a torn meniscus, the same injury Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson suffered last Sunday. He knows that there are two ways of having it repaired — one that generally involves a shorter … Continued

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Del Rio: Raiders’ defensive play-calling a ‘collective effort’

Naturally, the questions are raised. After two poor showings on defense, are the Oakland Raiders ready for a signal-calling change on that side of the ball? Will coach Jack Del Rio, a former defensive coordinator, assume the duties. ‘We have … Continued

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Del Rio: Raiders’ defensive play-calling a ‘collective effort’

Naturally, the questions are raised. After two poor showings on defense, are the Oakland Raiders ready for a signal-calling change on that side of the ball? Will coach Jack Del Rio, a former defensive coordinator, assume the duties. ‘We have … Continued

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Arians: Cardinals’ D thrived because he stuck to offense

Stick to what you know. That was the advice Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians gave to himself after his team’s season-opening loss against the New England Patriots. Arians, whose expertise is on offense, involved himself in the Cardinals’ defensive strategy … Continued

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Arians: Cardinals’ D thrived because he stuck to offense

Stick to what you know. That was the advice Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians gave to himself after his team’s season-opening loss against the New England Patriots. Arians, whose expertise is on offense, involved himself in the Cardinals’ defensive strategy … Continued

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Brett Favre ‘pretty impressed’ with Carson Wentz

Carson Wentz has had two NFL starts and two victories. And by the looks of his performances against the Cleveland Browns and Chicago Bears, there seems to be plenty more success ahead of the Philadelphia Eagles’ rookie quarterback. ‘He handled … Continued

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Brett Favre ‘pretty impressed’ with Carson Wentz

Carson Wentz has had two NFL starts and two victories. And by the looks of his performances against the Cleveland Browns and Chicago Bears, there seems to be plenty more success ahead of the Philadelphia Eagles’ rookie quarterback. ‘He handled … Continued

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NFL Week 2 Recap: Broncos continue defensive onslaught, Jimmy Garoppolo out with shoulder injury & more

The Broncos defense remains dominant, the Vikings look like they are for real with Sam Bradford at quarterback, and Patriots lose Jimmy Garoppolo to a shoulder injury.

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NFL Week 2 Recap: Broncos continue defensive onslaught, Jimmy Garoppolo out with shoulder injury & more

The Broncos defense remains dominant, the Vikings look like they are for real with Sam Bradford at quarterback, and Patriots lose Jimmy Garoppolo to a shoulder injury.

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Kubiak: Siemian has ‘gotten better’ in 2 games for Broncos

Two games and the arrow is pointing up for Trevor Siemian. He’s showing progress through his first two starts for the Denver Broncos, helping them to victories against the Carolina Panthers and Indianapolis Colts. ‘Understand the growing process’ “I think … Continued

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Kubiak: Siemian has ‘gotten better’ in 2 games for Broncos

Two games and the arrow is pointing up for Trevor Siemian. He’s showing progress through his first two starts for the Denver Broncos, helping them to victories against the Carolina Panthers and Indianapolis Colts. ‘Understand the growing process’ “I think … Continued

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Moon expects Seahawks to have ‘dogfight’ with Rams

Never mind that the Los Angeles Rams looked horrible in their 28-0 season-opening loss against the San Francisco 49ers. When it comes to games between the Rams and the Seattle Seahawks, history says they will not only be far more … Continued

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Moon expects Seahawks to have ‘dogfight’ with Rams

Never mind that the Los Angeles Rams looked horrible in their 28-0 season-opening loss against the San Francisco 49ers. When it comes to games between the Rams and the Seattle Seahawks, history says they will not only be far more … Continued

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Dominik on Bills’ firing of Roman: ‘I’m really surprised by this one’

As with so many others around the NFL, Mark Dominik didn’t see this coming. Heck, there were plenty of those within the Buffalo Bills who didn’t expect the team to fire offensive coordinator Greg Roman after only two games this … Continued

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Dominik on Bills’ firing of Roman: ‘I’m really surprised by this one’

As with so many others around the NFL, Mark Dominik didn’t see this coming. Heck, there were plenty of those within the Buffalo Bills who didn’t expect the team to fire offensive coordinator Greg Roman after only two games this … Continued

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NFL Radio’s Week 2 Power 12 Rankings: Pack and Pats take the top spots

The Green Bay Packers and New England Patriots lead the way in our NFL Radio Power 12.

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NFL Radio’s Week 2 Power 12 Rankings: Pack and Pats take the top spots

The Green Bay Packers and New England Patriots lead the way in our NFL Radio Power 12.

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Brett Favre: ‘New England’s the team to beat in the AFC’

Brett Favre saw what the Pittsburgh Steelers did at Washington Monday night. He saw Ben Roethlisberger’s game of pitch and catch with Antonio Brown lighting up members of the Washington secondary not named Josh Norman. The Steelers’ offensive dominance didn’t, however, … Continued

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Brett Favre: ‘New England’s the team to beat in the AFC’

Brett Favre saw what the Pittsburgh Steelers did at Washington Monday night. He saw Ben Roethlisberger’s game of pitch and catch with Antonio Brown lighting up members of the Washington secondary not named Josh Norman. The Steelers’ offensive dominance didn’t, however, … Continued

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Carr: Del Rio delivered ‘go-for-two’ message before TD drive

The conversation, itself, wasn’t unusual. Before any two-minute or crucial game-management situation, Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio walks up to quarterback Derek Carr before the opponent’s kickoff to give his thoughts. “That way, him and I are in the … Continued

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Carr: Del Rio delivered ‘go-for-two’ message before TD drive

The conversation, itself, wasn’t unusual. Before any two-minute or crucial game-management situation, Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio walks up to quarterback Derek Carr before the opponent’s kickoff to give his thoughts. “That way, him and I are in the … Continued

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Del Rio on Brees’ torching of Raiders’ D: ‘We’ll have much better days’

Sean Smith lived the cornerback nightmare in the Oakland Raiders’ 35-34 victory against the New Orleans Saints. In his Raider debut, he gave up three receptions for 172 yards, 98 of which came when Brandin Cooks easily left him in his wake for … Continued

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Del Rio on Brees’ torching of Raiders’ D: ‘We’ll have much better days’

Sean Smith lived the cornerback nightmare in the Oakland Raiders’ 35-34 victory against the New Orleans Saints. In his Raider debut, he gave up three receptions for 172 yards, 98 of which came when Brandin Cooks easily left him in his wake for … Continued

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Arians: Cardinals will stick with Canaday as long-snapper

Bruce Arians is sticking with Kameron Canaday as his long-snapper, even though his low delivery of the ball helped lead to a missed field-goal attempt that cost the Arizona Cardinals a chance to beat the New England Patriots in their … Continued

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Arians: Cardinals will stick with Canaday as long-snapper

Bruce Arians is sticking with Kameron Canaday as his long-snapper, even though his low delivery of the ball helped lead to a missed field-goal attempt that cost the Arizona Cardinals a chance to beat the New England Patriots in their … Continued

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Raiders show they’ve learned how to finish

Last year, it was all about competing. This year, it’s all about finishing. Jack Del Rio preached that message to his Oakland Raiders players throughout the offseason and preseason. And in Sunday’s 35-34, come-from-behind victory at New Orleans, they demonstrated … Continued

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Raiders show they’ve learned how to finish

Last year, it was all about competing. This year, it’s all about finishing. Jack Del Rio preached that message to his Oakland Raiders players throughout the offseason and preseason. And in Sunday’s 35-34, come-from-behind victory at New Orleans, they demonstrated … Continued

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Updated NFL Week 1 recap: Niners blank LA Rams, Steelers hammer Washington, Pats sink Cardinals in the desert

With 11 games decided by a touchdown or less, the opening weekend of the NFL regular season was everything we hoped it would be.

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Updated NFL Week 1 recap: Niners blank LA Rams, Steelers hammer Washington, Pats sink Cardinals in the desert

With 11 games decided by a touchdown or less, the opening weekend of the NFL regular season was everything we hoped it would be.

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Theismann on Cousins: ‘Wasn’t a better QB in football in last 10 games last season’

If the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense intends to be aggressive in applying pressure to Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins Monday night, Joe Theismann has a warning for them: Be very careful. With his vast collection of dangerous pass-catchers, Cousins is more … Continued

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Theismann on Cousins: ‘Wasn’t a better QB in football in last 10 games last season’

If the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense intends to be aggressive in applying pressure to Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins Monday night, Joe Theismann has a warning for them: Be very careful. With his vast collection of dangerous pass-catchers, Cousins is more … Continued

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Jackson sees ‘improving, hard-working’ Browns entering opener vs. Eagles

Everyone else — or so it seems — can laugh off the Cleveland Browns as the worst, or one of the worst, teams in the NFL before the season even starts. None of that seems to faze their first-year coach, … Continued

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Jackson sees ‘improving, hard-working’ Browns entering opener vs. Eagles

Everyone else — or so it seems — can laugh off the Cleveland Browns as the worst, or one of the worst, teams in the NFL before the season even starts. None of that seems to faze their first-year coach, … Continued

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Trevor Siemian and Broncos take down (and beat up) Carolina in NFL opener

The NFL’s opening night game was an absolute doozy. A mile up in the thin air of Denver, the Super Bowl champs, sans the retired Peyton Manning, took down the Carolina Panthers in a come-from-behind fashion that bore some uncanny … Continued

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Trevor Siemian and Broncos take down (and beat up) Carolina in NFL opener

The NFL’s opening night game was an absolute doozy. A mile up in the thin air of Denver, the Super Bowl champs, sans the retired Peyton Manning, took down the Carolina Panthers in a come-from-behind fashion that bore some uncanny … Continued

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Trent Dilfer: Real chance Romo started last game for Cowboys

Trent Dilfer thinks it is entirely possible that quarterback Tony Romo has made his last start for the Dallas Cowboys. As Romo recovers from a broken bone in his back and rookie Dak Prescott basks in the glow of a … Continued

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Trent Dilfer: Real chance Romo started last game for Cowboys

Trent Dilfer thinks it is entirely possible that quarterback Tony Romo has made his last start for the Dallas Cowboys. As Romo recovers from a broken bone in his back and rookie Dak Prescott basks in the glow of a … Continued

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Lewis says Bengals facing AFC North-type opponent in Jets

For Marvin Lewis, there is something very familiar about the New York Jets, the team his Cincinnati Bengals will be facing in Sunday’s season-opener. “We’re playing an opponent that’s very similar to the opponents in our division,” the Bengals’ coach told Solomon Wilcots … Continued

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Lewis says Bengals facing AFC North-type opponent in Jets

For Marvin Lewis, there is something very familiar about the New York Jets, the team his Cincinnati Bengals will be facing in Sunday’s season-opener. “We’re playing an opponent that’s very similar to the opponents in our division,” the Bengals’ coach told Solomon Wilcots … Continued

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NFL Radio’s Preseason Power 12: Arizona and Carolina lead the NFC, 3 teams from AFC West make the grade

Each week, SiriusXM NFL Radio’s hosts vote on the top six teams in both the NFC and AFC. This week’s voters are Brady Quinn, James Lofton, Jim Miller, Pat Kirwan, Bruce Murray, Vic Carucci and Brian Lauvray. NFC Arizona Cardinals (2015 Record: 13-3) … Continued

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NFL Radio’s Preseason Power 12: Arizona and Carolina lead the NFC, 3 teams from AFC West make the grade

Each week, SiriusXM NFL Radio’s hosts vote on the top six teams in both the NFC and AFC. This week’s voters are Brady Quinn, James Lofton, Jim Miller, Pat Kirwan, Bruce Murray, Vic Carucci and Brian Lauvray. NFC Arizona Cardinals (2015 Record: 13-3) … Continued

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Allen: Colts ‘got away from basics’ after three 11-5 seasons

After three consecutive 11-5 seasons, the Indianapolis Colts got a little full of themselves. So said tight end Dwayne Allen about the Colts’ 8-8 finish in 2015. “And, if you remember, 2012, it was a rookie bunch that came together … Continued

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Allen: Colts ‘got away from basics’ after three 11-5 seasons

After three consecutive 11-5 seasons, the Indianapolis Colts got a little full of themselves. So said tight end Dwayne Allen about the Colts’ 8-8 finish in 2015. “And, if you remember, 2012, it was a rookie bunch that came together … Continued

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Alex Boone: Vikings can ‘still make the run for the Super Bowl’

Alex Boone was as devastated as any of his Minnesota Vikings teammates when Teddy Bridgewater suffered a gruesome knee injury that ended his 2016 season before it even started. The veteran offensive guard felt the initial sense of fear and … Continued

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Alex Boone: Vikings can ‘still make the run for the Super Bowl’

Alex Boone was as devastated as any of his Minnesota Vikings teammates when Teddy Bridgewater suffered a gruesome knee injury that ended his 2016 season before it even started. The veteran offensive guard felt the initial sense of fear and … Continued

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Brett Favre: Packers ‘in a different stratosphere’ than rest of NFC North

Favre is firmly aboard with the team with which he built his Hall-of-Fame career: The Green Bay Packers.

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Brett Favre: Packers ‘in a different stratosphere’ than rest of NFC North

Favre is firmly aboard with the team with which he built his Hall-of-Fame career: The Green Bay Packers.

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Football’s back: SiriusXM NFL Radio airs every NFL game, welcomes Brett Favre to its team of experts and analysts

The NFL is back and SiriusXM NFL Radio has every game: from the preseason to Super Bowl LI.

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Football’s back: SiriusXM NFL Radio airs every NFL game, welcomes Brett Favre to its team of experts and analysts

The NFL is back and SiriusXM NFL Radio has every game: from the preseason to Super Bowl LI.

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NFL Season Preview: 10 Players To Watch in 2016

A new NFL season is upon us and that means in addition to rooting for your team, you’re going to want to know who else to watch out for. What teams are up and down on a weekly basis can … Continued

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NFL Season Preview: 10 Players To Watch in 2016

A new NFL season is upon us and that means in addition to rooting for your team, you’re going to want to know who else to watch out for. What teams are up and down on a weekly basis can … Continued

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Brett Favre shares his favorite Andy Reid story during his SiriusXM debut

Andy Reid was a tough coach, but he could provide a laugh or two as well – even if it wasn’t his intention.

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Brett Favre shares his favorite Andy Reid story during his SiriusXM debut

Andy Reid was a tough coach, but he could provide a laugh or two as well – even if it wasn’t his intention.

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Keenum happy to finally run his own ‘show’ for Rams

This is different. Case Keenum has a starting job that, at least for the time being, is actually his. He isn’t replacing anyone. He isn’t the stand-in for someone else in the starring role. Keenum is actually sitting atop the Los … Continued

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Keenum happy to finally run his own ‘show’ for Rams

This is different. Case Keenum has a starting job that, at least for the time being, is actually his. He isn’t replacing anyone. He isn’t the stand-in for someone else in the starring role. Keenum is actually sitting atop the Los … Continued

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Roseman on Wentz’s readiness to start for Eagles: ‘He’s such a sharp guy’

It didn’t matter that Carson Wentz had been out of action for two weeks with a rib fracture. The Philadelphia Eagles’ decision-makers had seen more than enough from the rookie quarterback to determine that he was ready to be the team’s starter … Continued

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Roseman on Wentz’s readiness to start for Eagles: ‘He’s such a sharp guy’

It didn’t matter that Carson Wentz had been out of action for two weeks with a rib fracture. The Philadelphia Eagles’ decision-makers had seen more than enough from the rookie quarterback to determine that he was ready to be the team’s starter … Continued

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Former NFL GM: Bridgewater injury might keep him out longer than a season

Marty Hurney takes the long view when analyzing the trade the Minnesota Vikings made to acquire quarterback Sam Bradford from the Philadelphia Eagles. As far as the former general manager of the Carolina Panthers is concerned, the Vikings’ willingness to … Continued

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Former NFL GM: Bridgewater injury might keep him out longer than a season

Marty Hurney takes the long view when analyzing the trade the Minnesota Vikings made to acquire quarterback Sam Bradford from the Philadelphia Eagles. As far as the former general manager of the Carolina Panthers is concerned, the Vikings’ willingness to … Continued

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Angelo: Bradford trade ‘wasn’t desperate, but it certainly was risky’

Former Chicago Bears general manager Jerry Angelo sees the reward potential for the Minnesota Vikings after giving up two draft picks, including a first-rounder in 2017, to acquire quarterback Sam Bradford from the Philadelphia Eagles.

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Angelo: Bradford trade ‘wasn’t desperate, but it certainly was risky’

Former Chicago Bears general manager Jerry Angelo sees the reward potential for the Minnesota Vikings after giving up two draft picks, including a first-rounder in 2017, to acquire quarterback Sam Bradford from the Philadelphia Eagles.

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Rudolph on Vikings’ loss of Bridgewater: ‘No one feels bad for us’

The shock has subsided. The reality has taken hold. The Minnesota Vikings have come to grips with the fact Teddy Bridgewater is lost for the season to a severe knee injury in practice on Aug. 30. Now, they must go about the … Continued

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Rudolph on Vikings’ loss of Bridgewater: ‘No one feels bad for us’

The shock has subsided. The reality has taken hold. The Minnesota Vikings have come to grips with the fact Teddy Bridgewater is lost for the season to a severe knee injury in practice on Aug. 30. Now, they must go about the … Continued

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ESPN reporter Sal Paolantonio on Colin Kaepernick’s protest: ‘I salute civil disobedience’

ESPN Reporter and military veteran Sal Paolantonio says he fully supports Colin Kaepernick’s right to protest.

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ESPN reporter Sal Paolantonio on Colin Kaepernick’s protest: ‘I salute civil disobedience’

ESPN Reporter and military veteran Sal Paolantonio says he fully supports Colin Kaepernick’s right to protest.

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Mayock: Washington favorite in wide-open NFC East

Hall of Fame running back Eric Dickerson can hardly contain his excitement over the Rams’ return to Los Angeles.

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Mayock: Washington favorite in wide-open NFC East

Hall of Fame running back Eric Dickerson can hardly contain his excitement over the Rams’ return to Los Angeles.

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ESPN’s Chris Mortensen gets encouraging news on health

Chris Mortensen, through ESPN, issued an encouraging update Wednesday about his battle with Stage 4 throat cancer that was diagnosed last January. The network’s NFL insider joined Pat Kirwan and Jeff Rickard on Movin’ The Chains to talk about. ‘Good … Continued

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ESPN’s Chris Mortensen gets encouraging news on health

Chris Mortensen, through ESPN, issued an encouraging update Wednesday about his battle with Stage 4 throat cancer that was diagnosed last January. The network’s NFL insider joined Pat Kirwan and Jeff Rickard on Movin’ The Chains to talk about. ‘Good … Continued

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Rams’ Tavon Austin: ‘I’m just here about wins’

Tavon Austin doesn’t care all that much about numbers. Receptions and yards, both as a receiver and runner, mean little to him. Touchdowns? They carry plenty of weight — and he is tied for 25th in the NFL in touchdowns from the line … Continued

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Rams’ Tavon Austin: ‘I’m just here about wins’

Tavon Austin doesn’t care all that much about numbers. Receptions and yards, both as a receiver and runner, mean little to him. Touchdowns? They carry plenty of weight — and he is tied for 25th in the NFL in touchdowns from the line … Continued

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Stephen Jones: Having Prescott ‘takes some of the sting away’ from Romo’s injury

Cowboys EVP, CEO, Director of Player Personnel The NFL doesn’t allow you to wallow in your sorrow. You lose your starting quarterback, you move on. The Dallas Cowboys have done it before after Tony Romo was injured. They’re doing it … Continued

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Stephen Jones: Having Prescott ‘takes some of the sting away’ from Romo’s injury

Cowboys EVP, CEO, Director of Player Personnel The NFL doesn’t allow you to wallow in your sorrow. You lose your starting quarterback, you move on. The Dallas Cowboys have done it before after Tony Romo was injured. They’re doing it … Continued

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The cascading fallout from Tony Romo’s fractured vertebrate

The Dallas Cowboys just lost their starting quarterback, Tony Romo, find out what his injury means for the NFC East race, Dak Prescott’s development and your fantasy football league.

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The cascading fallout from Tony Romo’s fractured vertebrate

The Dallas Cowboys just lost their starting quarterback, Tony Romo, find out what his injury means for the NFC East race, Dak Prescott’s development and your fantasy football league.

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HOF Radio: Art Monk: ‘I never saw myself as a Hall-of-Famer’

For some, it was grueling eight-year wait. When is Art Monk going to finally be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame? The question was raised by seemingly countless Washington fans who watched 14 of his 16 seasons as a … Continued

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HOF Radio: Art Monk: ‘I never saw myself as a Hall-of-Famer’

For some, it was grueling eight-year wait. When is Art Monk going to finally be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame? The question was raised by seemingly countless Washington fans who watched 14 of his 16 seasons as a … Continued

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Kennedy thinks Raiders have foundation for ‘legitimate wild-card team’

Lincoln Kennedy Lincoln Kennedy will only go so far in buying into the hype that the Oakland Raiders are a postseason contender. The former Raiders offensive lineman, now an analyst for the team’s radio network, said he sees the makings of … Continued

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Kennedy thinks Raiders have foundation for ‘legitimate wild-card team’

Lincoln Kennedy Lincoln Kennedy will only go so far in buying into the hype that the Oakland Raiders are a postseason contender. The former Raiders offensive lineman, now an analyst for the team’s radio network, said he sees the makings of … Continued

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Cowboys’ Prescott making Campo ‘a believer’

Dave Campo knows that the Dallas Cowboys’ fortunes mainly rest on the ability to keep Tony Romo healthy. The former Cowboys coach, who does some work for the team’s website, could see the organization holding its collective breath Romo when he left Thursday … Continued

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Cowboys’ Prescott making Campo ‘a believer’

Dave Campo knows that the Dallas Cowboys’ fortunes mainly rest on the ability to keep Tony Romo healthy. The former Cowboys coach, who does some work for the team’s website, could see the organization holding its collective breath Romo when he left Thursday … Continued

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Luck ‘never’ thinks about being Manning’s successor

Andrew Luck Andrew Luck is all about minimizing burdens. He’ll tell you that he doesn’t carry one as the successor to one of the greatest quarterbacks in NFL history, Peyton Manning. He’ll also tell you that he doesn’t carry the … Continued

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Luck ‘never’ thinks about being Manning’s successor

Andrew Luck Andrew Luck is all about minimizing burdens. He’ll tell you that he doesn’t carry one as the successor to one of the greatest quarterbacks in NFL history, Peyton Manning. He’ll also tell you that he doesn’t carry the … Continued

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NFL Team Preview: Chicago Bears sense ‘different energy’ heading into 2016

Will things improve for the Chicago Bears in Year 2 under head coach John Fox? Maybe, but they’re still in a tough NFC North division.

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NFL Team Preview: Chicago Bears sense ‘different energy’ heading into 2016

Will things improve for the Chicago Bears in Year 2 under head coach John Fox? Maybe, but they’re still in a tough NFC North division.

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Kirwan on Aguayo: ‘You’ve got to face this fire with fire’

Pat Kirwan Where do the Tampa Bay Buccaneers go from here with Roberto Aguayo? Cutting him isn’t an option, Pat Kirwan says. Combining patience with increasing pressure is the best solution, he said. ‘Weather this storm’ “They’re going to have … Continued

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Kirwan on Aguayo: ‘You’ve got to face this fire with fire’

Pat Kirwan Where do the Tampa Bay Buccaneers go from here with Roberto Aguayo? Cutting him isn’t an option, Pat Kirwan says. Combining patience with increasing pressure is the best solution, he said. ‘Weather this storm’ “They’re going to have … Continued

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Matthew Stafford, Eric Decker and other NFL vets give rookies some advice

NFL veterans Matthew Stafford, Devin Funchess, Luke Kuechly, Jeremy Maclin and others give the 2016 NFL rookie class some tips and pointers.

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Matthew Stafford, Eric Decker and other NFL vets give rookies some advice

NFL veterans Matthew Stafford, Devin Funchess, Luke Kuechly, Jeremy Maclin and others give the 2016 NFL rookie class some tips and pointers.

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Lewis on possibly joining Steelers: ‘Great fans, great coaching staff, great owner’

Free agent CB Keenan Lewis Free-agent cornerback Keenan Lewis sees plenty of reasons why it would make sense for him to sign with the Pittsburgh Steelers. One, he spent the first four seasons of his NFL career (2009-2012) with the Steelers. … Continued

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Lewis on possibly joining Steelers: ‘Great fans, great coaching staff, great owner’

Free agent CB Keenan Lewis Free-agent cornerback Keenan Lewis sees plenty of reasons why it would make sense for him to sign with the Pittsburgh Steelers. One, he spent the first four seasons of his NFL career (2009-2012) with the Steelers. … Continued

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NFL Team Preview: Jacksonville’s offense is another year wiser and nastier

2016’s NFL Cinderella? Why not the Jacksonville Jaguars and their mighty offense!

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NFL Team Preview: Jacksonville’s offense is another year wiser and nastier

2016’s NFL Cinderella? Why not the Jacksonville Jaguars and their mighty offense!

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DeMeco Ryans looking to play for a team that ‘really has a shot’

Free agent LB DeMeco Ryans DeMeco Ryans is being very choosy. Even with the NFL regular season fast approaching, the free-agent linebacker says he isn’t looking to sign with just any team. He has some specific requirements that would seem … Continued

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DeMeco Ryans looking to play for a team that ‘really has a shot’

Free agent LB DeMeco Ryans DeMeco Ryans is being very choosy. Even with the NFL regular season fast approaching, the free-agent linebacker says he isn’t looking to sign with just any team. He has some specific requirements that would seem … Continued

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Dolphins’ Pead on Gase: ‘You’d think he hates the defense’

Dolphins RB Isaiah Pead Each day in training camp, Miami Dolphins players — especially those on offense — have to meet a lofty standard of competitiveness. It’s something their coach, Adam Gase, demands. ‘Likes to keep pressure on D’ “Gase, he’s … Continued

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Dolphins’ Pead on Gase: ‘You’d think he hates the defense’

Dolphins RB Isaiah Pead Each day in training camp, Miami Dolphins players — especially those on offense — have to meet a lofty standard of competitiveness. It’s something their coach, Adam Gase, demands. ‘Likes to keep pressure on D’ “Gase, he’s … Continued

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NFL Preview: Tennessee brings plenty of intrigue into 2016 AFC South race

Marcus Mariota and the Tennesse offense are set to blow up the AFC South this NFL season.

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NFL Preview: Tennessee brings plenty of intrigue into 2016 AFC South race

Marcus Mariota and the Tennesse offense are set to blow up the AFC South this NFL season.

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HOF Radio: Lanier looked to expand game with pass coverage

When people talk all-time great NFL middle linebackers, the list usually starts with Dick Butkus. If Hall-of-Fame talent-evaluator Ron Wolf is assembling the list, however, it starts with Willie Lanier. As Hall of Fame Radio co-host Joe Horrigan pointed out, … Continued

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HOF Radio: Lanier looked to expand game with pass coverage

When people talk all-time great NFL middle linebackers, the list usually starts with Dick Butkus. If Hall-of-Fame talent-evaluator Ron Wolf is assembling the list, however, it starts with Willie Lanier. As Hall of Fame Radio co-host Joe Horrigan pointed out, … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Mariota says he’ll have more say in Titans’ game plans

Marcus Mariota sits down with Pat Kirwan and Mike Keith A year older and wiser to the ways of NFL defenses, Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota now has a larger voice in the offensive game plans he’ll execute each week. … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Mariota says he’ll have more say in Titans’ game plans

Marcus Mariota sits down with Pat Kirwan and Mike Keith A year older and wiser to the ways of NFL defenses, Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota now has a larger voice in the offensive game plans he’ll execute each week. … Continued

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NFL Preview: Detroit Lions face a post-Megatron reality

Calvin Johnson’s retirement left Detroit’s cabinet looking a little bare as we discussed back in March. But that was always going to be the case when a generational talent like Megatron hangs ’em up. The Lions have done as well … Continued

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NFL Preview: Detroit Lions face a post-Megatron reality

Calvin Johnson’s retirement left Detroit’s cabinet looking a little bare as we discussed back in March. But that was always going to be the case when a generational talent like Megatron hangs ’em up. The Lions have done as well … Continued

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NFL Team Preview: Denver Broncos eye a second-straight Super Bowl

Without Peyton Manning and Malik Jackson, can the Broncos win a second-straight Super Bowl?

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NFL Team Preview: Denver Broncos eye a second-straight Super Bowl

Without Peyton Manning and Malik Jackson, can the Broncos win a second-straight Super Bowl?

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NFL Team Preview: Green Bay Packers look to stay healthy, recapture NFC North crown from rival Vikes

It is not unreasonable to expect the Packers meeting the Seahawks in the NFC Championship Game come January 2017.

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NFL Team Preview: Green Bay Packers look to stay healthy, recapture NFC North crown from rival Vikes

It is not unreasonable to expect the Packers meeting the Seahawks in the NFC Championship Game come January 2017.

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NFL Team Preview: Minnesota Vikings look to improve on solid 2015 season

Adrian Peterson feels young, Mike Zimmer is high on Teddy Bridgewater and the Vikings are feeling good heading into the new season.

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NFL Team Preview: Minnesota Vikings look to improve on solid 2015 season

Adrian Peterson feels young, Mike Zimmer is high on Teddy Bridgewater and the Vikings are feeling good heading into the new season.

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NFL Preview: Life after Marshawn? Seahawks seek more playoff success with Lynch retired

The Seattle Seahawks opened training camp without Marshawn Lynch for the first time since 2010 last month and while they have a #BeastMode-sized gap to fill at running back, having Russell Wilson, Pete Carroll on the sidelines and that very … Continued

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NFL Preview: Life after Marshawn? Seahawks seek more playoff success with Lynch retired

The Seattle Seahawks opened training camp without Marshawn Lynch for the first time since 2010 last month and while they have a #BeastMode-sized gap to fill at running back, having Russell Wilson, Pete Carroll on the sidelines and that very … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Russell Wilson patterns himself after all-time ‘tough guys’

Russell Wilson joins Jim Miller and Pat Kirwan Russell Wilson saw how it was done, how the best of the best became the best of the best. Sure, they were ultra-talented. But they had something else in common: They also … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Russell Wilson patterns himself after all-time ‘tough guys’

Russell Wilson joins Jim Miller and Pat Kirwan Russell Wilson saw how it was done, how the best of the best became the best of the best. Sure, they were ultra-talented. But they had something else in common: They also … Continued

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Brett Favre describes what made him so successful on the field

“I just loved to play,” Favre told Solomon Wilcots and Bob Papa on SiriusXM NFL Radio.

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Brett Favre describes what made him so successful on the field

“I just loved to play,” Favre told Solomon Wilcots and Bob Papa on SiriusXM NFL Radio.

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NFL Team Preview: Miami Dolphins start anew with Adam Gase as head coach

The Miami Dolphins look to rebound from a 6-10 season with new head coach Adam Gase leading the way.

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NFL Team Preview: Miami Dolphins start anew with Adam Gase as head coach

The Miami Dolphins look to rebound from a 6-10 season with new head coach Adam Gase leading the way.

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NFL Team Preview: Arizona Cardinals’ only goal is a Super Bowl win

The Cardinals have a very real chance of taking home the Lombardi Trophy in 2016.

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NFL Team Preview: Arizona Cardinals’ only goal is a Super Bowl win

The Cardinals have a very real chance of taking home the Lombardi Trophy in 2016.

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Packers’ Cobb calls 2015 performance ‘quite embarrassing’

Randall Cobb sits down with Bruce Murray and James Lofton Sure, it was tougher. No Jordy Nelson meant no magnet to pull away coverage from opponents to give Randall Cobb more room to operate. But that, as Cobb explained to … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Packers’ Cobb calls 2015 performance ‘quite embarrassing’

Randall Cobb sits down with Bruce Murray and James Lofton Sure, it was tougher. No Jordy Nelson meant no magnet to pull away coverage from opponents to give Randall Cobb more room to operate. But that, as Cobb explained to … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Landry wants more returns with Dolphins

Jarvis Landry sits down with Jim Miller and Pat Kirwan Although he has established himself as an elite wide receiver, Jarvis Landry wants the Miami Dolphins to continue to use him as a returner. “I like to think I can … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Landry wants more returns with Dolphins

Jarvis Landry sits down with Jim Miller and Pat Kirwan Although he has established himself as an elite wide receiver, Jarvis Landry wants the Miami Dolphins to continue to use him as a returner. “I like to think I can … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Buccaneers’ Winston: Pro Bowl inspired him to get in best shape of his life

Jameis Winston sits down with Jim Miller and Pat Kirwan He’s leaner. He’s stronger. He has more stamina than ever. The new and improved Jameis Winston is hard to miss at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ training camp. Looking for more … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Buccaneers’ Winston: Pro Bowl inspired him to get in best shape of his life

Jameis Winston sits down with Jim Miller and Pat Kirwan He’s leaner. He’s stronger. He has more stamina than ever. The new and improved Jameis Winston is hard to miss at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ training camp. Looking for more … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Rivers says Chargers need Henry to be impact player

Philip Rivers talks with Alex Marvez and Gil Brandt The tight end has always been a vital component to the San Diego Chargers’ offense, and this year it has the potential to climb to an even higher level. That’s the … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Rivers says Chargers need Henry to be impact player

Philip Rivers talks with Alex Marvez and Gil Brandt The tight end has always been a vital component to the San Diego Chargers’ offense, and this year it has the potential to climb to an even higher level. That’s the … Continued

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NFL Team Preview: Baltimore Ravens look to put injury-filled season behind them

The Ravens are looking to bounce back from an injury-filled season that left them 5-11 in 2015.

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NFL Team Preview: Baltimore Ravens look to put injury-filled season behind them

The Ravens are looking to bounce back from an injury-filled season that left them 5-11 in 2015.

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Joe Namath, Warren Moon and other NFL legends reflect on their Pro Football Hall of Fame induction

SiriusXM’s NFL Radio was live and on the ground in Canton, Ohio last weekend for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s annual induction ceremony. Prior to the actual ceremony, NFL Radio took the time to catch up with such NFL … Continued

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Joe Namath, Warren Moon and other NFL legends reflect on their Pro Football Hall of Fame induction

SiriusXM’s NFL Radio was live and on the ground in Canton, Ohio last weekend for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s annual induction ceremony. Prior to the actual ceremony, NFL Radio took the time to catch up with such NFL … Continued

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Brett Favre joins SiriusXM NFL Radio, talks life and legendary career

On the eve of his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, NFL legend Brett Favre joined SiriusXM’s NFL Radio for a Town Hall to discuss his career on the field and life off of it. Former coach Steve Mariucci moderated … Continued

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Brett Favre joins SiriusXM NFL Radio, talks life and legendary career

On the eve of his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, NFL legend Brett Favre joined SiriusXM’s NFL Radio for a Town Hall to discuss his career on the field and life off of it. Former coach Steve Mariucci moderated … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Chris Johnson: If personal goal isn’t to reach Hall, ‘you’re in the sport for the wrong reasons’

Chris Johnson sits down with Alex Marvez and Gil Brandt As he nears the end of an illustrious career, Arizona Cardinals running back Chris Johnson has given plenty of thought to his legacy. Given his tremendous individual accomplishments as an … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Chris Johnson: If personal goal isn’t to reach Hall, ‘you’re in the sport for the wrong reasons’

Chris Johnson sits down with Alex Marvez and Gil Brandt As he nears the end of an illustrious career, Arizona Cardinals running back Chris Johnson has given plenty of thought to his legacy. Given his tremendous individual accomplishments as an … Continued

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NFL Team Preview: Steelers look to fill holes on offense

Despite numerous injuries and suspensions last season on offense, the Pittsburgh Steelers were one of the most prolific offenses in the NFL, and the team rode that offense into the second round of the AFC playoffs before falling to the brutal … Continued

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NFL Team Preview: Steelers look to fill holes on offense

Despite numerous injuries and suspensions last season on offense, the Pittsburgh Steelers were one of the most prolific offenses in the NFL, and the team rode that offense into the second round of the AFC playoffs before falling to the brutal … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Ravens’ Steve Smith Sr., doesn’t ‘desire’ to play much longer

Steve Smith Sr. It’s getting harder. Pushing through rehabilitation from injuries. Pushing through conditioning. Pushing through another training camp and long season. As he works his way back from a torn Achilles that caused him to miss nine games last … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Ravens’ Steve Smith Sr., doesn’t ‘desire’ to play much longer

Steve Smith Sr. It’s getting harder. Pushing through rehabilitation from injuries. Pushing through conditioning. Pushing through another training camp and long season. As he works his way back from a torn Achilles that caused him to miss nine games last … Continued

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NFL Team Preview: Washington is building around Kirk Cousins and Josh Norman

With Kirk Cousins taking on more leadership responsibilities, Washington is looking to improve on last season.

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NFL Team Preview: Washington is building around Kirk Cousins and Josh Norman

With Kirk Cousins taking on more leadership responsibilities, Washington is looking to improve on last season.

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NFL Team Preview: Aggression on both sides of the ball is key for New Orleans Saints

Coming off a 7-9 season in 2015, the New Orleans Saints are looking to push the pace on both offense and defense.

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NFL Team Preview: Aggression on both sides of the ball is key for New Orleans Saints

Coming off a 7-9 season in 2015, the New Orleans Saints are looking to push the pace on both offense and defense.

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NFL Team Preview: The Oakland Raiders look to build on last season’s campaign

Coming off a season that saw Derek Carr emerge as a legit starting quarterback and one that saw Amari Cooper emerge as Carr’s preferred target, hope is high in Oakland for the Silver ‘n Black faithful. However, improvement on last … Continued

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NFL Team Preview: The Oakland Raiders look to build on last season’s campaign

Coming off a season that saw Derek Carr emerge as a legit starting quarterback and one that saw Amari Cooper emerge as Carr’s preferred target, hope is high in Oakland for the Silver ‘n Black faithful. However, improvement on last … Continued

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NFL Preview: The Cleveland Browns might be onto something…

Our preview of all 32 NFL teams rolls in. Today we look at the Cleveland Browns.

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NFL Preview: The Cleveland Browns might be onto something…

Our preview of all 32 NFL teams rolls in. Today we look at the Cleveland Browns.

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Washington’s Josh Norman: Eyes on him ‘magnified times 10 now’

Josh Norman sits down with Jim Miller and Pat Kirwan Sign a $75-million contract to join a new NFL team, and people are going to notice. When you arrive at training camp, they want to see exactly what it is that … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Washington’s Josh Norman: Eyes on him ‘magnified times 10 now’

Josh Norman sits down with Jim Miller and Pat Kirwan Sign a $75-million contract to join a new NFL team, and people are going to notice. When you arrive at training camp, they want to see exactly what it is that … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Laurinaitis on 1st year with Saints: ‘Like being a rookie again’

James Laurinaitis sits down with Jim Miller and Pat Kirwan For James Laurinaitis, his first training camp with the New Orleans Saints after spending seven seasons with the Rams has been about more than Xs and Os. He’s working on … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Laurinaitis on 1st year with Saints: ‘Like being a rookie again’

James Laurinaitis sits down with Jim Miller and Pat Kirwan For James Laurinaitis, his first training camp with the New Orleans Saints after spending seven seasons with the Rams has been about more than Xs and Os. He’s working on … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Roethlisberger to Steelers TEs: ‘Don’t try and be Heath Miller’

Ben Roethlisberger Ben Roethlisberger still can’t quite wrap his mind around the fact that he and the rest of the Pittsburgh Steelers are at training camp and Heath Miller is nowhere to be found. For almost all of Roethlisberger’s years … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Roethlisberger to Steelers TEs: ‘Don’t try and be Heath Miller’

Ben Roethlisberger Ben Roethlisberger still can’t quite wrap his mind around the fact that he and the rest of the Pittsburgh Steelers are at training camp and Heath Miller is nowhere to be found. For almost all of Roethlisberger’s years … Continued

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NFL Preview: New England Patriots continue their march towards inevitable dominance

2016 Outlook: Seemingly as a challenge or dare to themselves, the Pats will start the NFL season sans Tom Brady for the first four games. Yawn. Aside from Week 1 when New England travels to the desert to play Arizona, … Continued

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NFL Preview: New England Patriots continue their march towards inevitable dominance

2016 Outlook: Seemingly as a challenge or dare to themselves, the Pats will start the NFL season sans Tom Brady for the first four games. Yawn. Aside from Week 1 when New England travels to the desert to play Arizona, … Continued

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NFL Team Preview: Indianapolis Colts should right the ship in 2016

2016 Outlook: Things can’t possibly go more sideways than 2015’s disappointing 8-8 season, right? RIGHT? Probably not. The Colts ran into a tough schedule, tough injuries and were, for all intents and purposes, only on the fringe of the playoff … Continued

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NFL Team Preview: Indianapolis Colts should right the ship in 2016

2016 Outlook: Things can’t possibly go more sideways than 2015’s disappointing 8-8 season, right? RIGHT? Probably not. The Colts ran into a tough schedule, tough injuries and were, for all intents and purposes, only on the fringe of the playoff … Continued

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NFL Team Preview: San Francisco 49ers want to speed up play and energy

Under new head coach Chip Kelly, the San Francisco 49ers are looking to speed up play and compete in a tough NFC West.

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NFL Team Preview: San Francisco 49ers want to speed up play and energy

Under new head coach Chip Kelly, the San Francisco 49ers are looking to speed up play and compete in a tough NFC West.

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Cox on Eagles’ shift to old-school camp: ‘I love the whole hitting part’

Fletcher Cox sits down with Bruce Murray and Ross Tucker Chip Kelly and practices that placed more emphasis on quick movement than hard hitting are gone. Under new coach Doug Pederson, the Philadelphia Eagles take much more of an old-school … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Cox on Eagles’ shift to old-school camp: ‘I love the whole hitting part’

Fletcher Cox sits down with Bruce Murray and Ross Tucker Chip Kelly and practices that placed more emphasis on quick movement than hard hitting are gone. Under new coach Doug Pederson, the Philadelphia Eagles take much more of an old-school … Continued

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NFL Team Preview: New York Jets are in “win-now” mode

After missing the playoffs in 2015, the New York Jets are in “win-now” mode heading into the new season.

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NFL Team Preview: New York Jets are in “win-now” mode

After missing the playoffs in 2015, the New York Jets are in “win-now” mode heading into the new season.

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NFL Team Preview: Rams looking for fresh start in Los Angeles

With rookie quarterback Jared Goff and a solid defense and running game, the Rams are looking to make their mark in Los Angeles.

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NFL Team Preview: Rams looking for fresh start in Los Angeles

With rookie quarterback Jared Goff and a solid defense and running game, the Rams are looking to make their mark in Los Angeles.

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NFL Team Preview: New York Giants riding new energy into 2016

The New York Giants look to start fresh in 2016 with a new head coach and offensive coordinator.

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NFL Team Preview: New York Giants riding new energy into 2016

The New York Giants look to start fresh in 2016 with a new head coach and offensive coordinator.

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Fisher on Rams’ approach with Goff: ‘You want to set him up so he doesn’t fail’

Jeff Fisher (left) sits down with Gil Brandt (center) and Alex Marvez   Los Angeles Rams coach Jeff Fisher insists he won’t give in to the overwhelming pressure that goes with making a quarterback the top overall pick of the … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Tour: Fisher on Rams’ approach with Goff: ‘You want to set him up so he doesn’t fail’

Jeff Fisher (left) sits down with Gil Brandt (center) and Alex Marvez   Los Angeles Rams coach Jeff Fisher insists he won’t give in to the overwhelming pressure that goes with making a quarterback the top overall pick of the … Continued

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NFL Team Preview: Buffalo Bills hope new additions keep them competitive in AFC East

With some solid additions on the defensive side of the ball, are the Bills ready to compete with the Patriots in the AFC East?

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NFL Team Preview: Buffalo Bills hope new additions keep them competitive in AFC East

With some solid additions on the defensive side of the ball, are the Bills ready to compete with the Patriots in the AFC East?

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NFL Team Preview: Bengals eye new opportunities following disappointing end to 2015 season

After starting 8-0 last season, the Bengals fizzled out with a heartbreaking loss in the playoffs. How do they look heading into the 2016 season?

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NFL Team Preview: Bengals eye new opportunities following disappointing end to 2015 season

After starting 8-0 last season, the Bengals fizzled out with a heartbreaking loss in the playoffs. How do they look heading into the 2016 season?

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NFL Team Preview: Dallas Cowboys look to bounce back

Following a disastrous 2015 season, the Dallas Cowboys are looking to bounce back in a big way with a healthy Tony Romo and Dez Bryant.

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NFL Team Preview: Dallas Cowboys look to bounce back

Following a disastrous 2015 season, the Dallas Cowboys are looking to bounce back in a big way with a healthy Tony Romo and Dez Bryant.

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Hoke expects Williams to again play well for suspended Steelers RB Bell

Seamless transition? That’s probably a bit of an overstatement. The Pittsburgh Steelers will undoubtedly feel the loss of running back Le’Veon Bell, who is expected serve a suspension that will cause him to miss the first four games of the … Continued

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Hoke expects Williams to again play well for suspended Steelers RB Bell

Seamless transition? That’s probably a bit of an overstatement. The Pittsburgh Steelers will undoubtedly feel the loss of running back Le’Veon Bell, who is expected serve a suspension that will cause him to miss the first four games of the … Continued

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Billick sees Foles as ‘good security blanket’ for a number of teams

Nick Foles may not be a starter in the NFL, but teams could certainly improve with him on the roster.

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Billick sees Foles as ‘good security blanket’ for a number of teams

Nick Foles may not be a starter in the NFL, but teams could certainly improve with him on the roster.

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SiriusXM’s 2016 NFL Training Camp Tour kicks off on July 29

SiriusXM NFL Radio hosts will broadcast live on location from each training camp site, giving listeners around the country an in-depth look at their favorite teams and players as they prepare for the coming season.

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SiriusXM’s 2016 NFL Training Camp Tour kicks off on July 29

SiriusXM NFL Radio hosts will broadcast live on location from each training camp site, giving listeners around the country an in-depth look at their favorite teams and players as they prepare for the coming season.

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NFL Training Camp Essentials: What do NFL players take to camp?

It’s still summertime outside, but across the country NFL players are gearing up for that first big sign that fall’s almost here. Yep, it’s training camp time, baby. So what do players like Matthew Stafford and others bring along aside … Continued

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NFL Training Camp Essentials: What do NFL players take to camp?

It’s still summertime outside, but across the country NFL players are gearing up for that first big sign that fall’s almost here. Yep, it’s training camp time, baby. So what do players like Matthew Stafford and others bring along aside … Continued

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Cromartie on Kelly: ‘Uncertainty level certainly brings new level of excitement’

“Whenever you get a new coach, especially somebody like Chip Kelly, the uncertainty level certainly brings a new level of excitement, for sure.”

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Cromartie on Kelly: ‘Uncertainty level certainly brings new level of excitement’

“Whenever you get a new coach, especially somebody like Chip Kelly, the uncertainty level certainly brings a new level of excitement, for sure.”

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Jennings on why he retired: ‘I can’t do it anymore’

Greg Jennings is at peace with his decision to retire after 10 seasons as a wide receiver in the NFL.

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Jennings on why he retired: ‘I can’t do it anymore’

Greg Jennings is at peace with his decision to retire after 10 seasons as a wide receiver in the NFL.

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Munoz: ‘Window is closing quickly’ on Bengals’ ability to win a championship

The clock is ticking on the Cincinnati Bengals’ pursuit of a championship.

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Munoz: ‘Window is closing quickly’ on Bengals’ ability to win a championship

The clock is ticking on the Cincinnati Bengals’ pursuit of a championship.

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Palmer says being 1-0 more important than Cardinals facing Brady in opener

Carson Palmer will take a win against Jimmy Garoppolo or anyone else who lines up behind center for New England.

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Palmer says being 1-0 more important than Cardinals facing Brady in opener

Carson Palmer will take a win against Jimmy Garoppolo or anyone else who lines up behind center for New England.

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Dennis Green dies at 67

Dennis Green, who served as head coach of the Minnesota Vikings and Arizona Cardinals during his 13-year tenure in the NFL, has died at the age of 67. Hall of Fame quarterback Warren Moon told SiriusXM NFL Radio’s “The Blitz” … Continued

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Dennis Green dies at 67

Dennis Green, who served as head coach of the Minnesota Vikings and Arizona Cardinals during his 13-year tenure in the NFL, has died at the age of 67. Hall of Fame quarterback Warren Moon told SiriusXM NFL Radio’s “The Blitz” … Continued

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Jaguars’ Gipson sees another Joe Haden in rookie Jalen Ramsey

It only took part of an offseason for Jags free safety Tashaun Gipson to see something special in rookie cornerback Jalen Ramsey.

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Jaguars’ Gipson sees another Joe Haden in rookie Jalen Ramsey

It only took part of an offseason for Jags free safety Tashaun Gipson to see something special in rookie cornerback Jalen Ramsey.

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NFL Radio’s Pat Kirwan on Dolphins’ signing of Foster: ‘You can’t look at him anymore as a bell cow’

The signing of running back Arian Foster gives the Miami Dolphins considerable talent and experience at the position. It doesn’t, however, give them someone capable of carrying a heavy rushing load, Pat Kirwan said Monday on Movin’ The Chains. “He’s only … Continued

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NFL Radio’s Pat Kirwan on Dolphins’ signing of Foster: ‘You can’t look at him anymore as a bell cow’

The signing of running back Arian Foster gives the Miami Dolphins considerable talent and experience at the position. It doesn’t, however, give them someone capable of carrying a heavy rushing load, Pat Kirwan said Monday on Movin’ The Chains. “He’s only … Continued

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Blandino: NFL officials getting a better handle on catch-no catch

The catch-no catch debate in the NFL has dragged on for 10 or 15 years, but Dean Blandino thinks officials are now getting a better handle on it.

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Blandino: NFL officials getting a better handle on catch-no catch

The catch-no catch debate in the NFL has dragged on for 10 or 15 years, but Dean Blandino thinks officials are now getting a better handle on it.

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How NFL players are celebrating the 4th of July (Hint: RIBS!!!)

“What’s on the grill for Independence Day?” Hot dogs. Sure. Hamburgers. Duh. Bratwursts. Obviously. Chicken. You know it. Potato salad. Coleslaw. Baked beans. Corn on the cob. Yes, yes, yes, and yes. And, of course, a big rack of ribs. You, … Continued

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How NFL players are celebrating the 4th of July (Hint: RIBS!!!)

“What’s on the grill for Independence Day?” Hot dogs. Sure. Hamburgers. Duh. Bratwursts. Obviously. Chicken. You know it. Potato salad. Coleslaw. Baked beans. Corn on the cob. Yes, yes, yes, and yes. And, of course, a big rack of ribs. You, … Continued

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NFL defensive guru, Buddy Ryan, passes away at age of 82

Defensive mastermind and former NFL head coach, Buddy Ryan, passed away today at the age of 82. Throughout a career that spanned stints as defensive coordinator and head coach variously for the New York Jets, Minnesota Vikings, Chicago Bears, Philadelphia Eagles, … Continued

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NFL defensive guru, Buddy Ryan, passes away at age of 82

Defensive mastermind and former NFL head coach, Buddy Ryan, passed away today at the age of 82. Throughout a career that spanned stints as defensive coordinator and head coach variously for the New York Jets, Minnesota Vikings, Chicago Bears, Philadelphia Eagles, … Continued

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Saints’ Brees on contract situation: ‘I’m not worrying about it one shred’

Contract issue? What contract issue? Drew Brees has better things to think about while going through offseason workouts with the New Orleans Saints than his long-term future with the team. “I’m not worrying about it one shred,” the quarterback told … Continued

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Saints’ Brees on contract situation: ‘I’m not worrying about it one shred’

Contract issue? What contract issue? Drew Brees has better things to think about while going through offseason workouts with the New Orleans Saints than his long-term future with the team. “I’m not worrying about it one shred,” the quarterback told … Continued

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Professional dad (he has eight kids) and Chargers QB, Philip Rivers, gives some fatherly advice

With Father’s Day right around the corner, Gillette is putting the spotlight back on dads with its Go Ask Dad campaign, which encourages guys, no matter where they are or what they’re doing, to go ask dad. We recently had San … Continued

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Professional dad (he has eight kids) and Chargers QB, Philip Rivers, gives some fatherly advice

With Father’s Day right around the corner, Gillette is putting the spotlight back on dads with its Go Ask Dad campaign, which encourages guys, no matter where they are or what they’re doing, to go ask dad. We recently had San … Continued

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NFL Draft Recap: Ezekiel Elliott and C.J. Prosise project to have biggest fantasy impact in 2016

We’ve already covered some of the winners and losers from this year’s draft and it’s never too early to start preparing for the upcoming fantasy football season, so let’s take a look at some potential impact rookies for your fantasy … Continued

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NFL Draft Recap: Ezekiel Elliott and C.J. Prosise project to have biggest fantasy impact in 2016

We’ve already covered some of the winners and losers from this year’s draft and it’s never too early to start preparing for the upcoming fantasy football season, so let’s take a look at some potential impact rookies for your fantasy … Continued

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NFL Draft winners and losers: Jaguars, Browns and Texans got better! Patriots, Rams and Eagles have much to prove

The 2016 NFL Draft wrapped up on Saturday in Chicago. After the celeb sightings at Jenny McCarthy’s show, the red carpet fashion, and with a few days to digest and consider the moves and selections from the league’s 32 decision-makers/think … Continued

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NFL Draft winners and losers: Jaguars, Browns and Texans got better! Patriots, Rams and Eagles have much to prove

The 2016 NFL Draft wrapped up on Saturday in Chicago. After the celeb sightings at Jenny McCarthy’s show, the red carpet fashion, and with a few days to digest and consider the moves and selections from the league’s 32 decision-makers/think … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Raptors and Heat advance, Blues win in overtime, WWE Payback recap

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching Game Of Thrones. NBA Playoffs: Raptors … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Raptors and Heat advance, Blues win in overtime, WWE Payback recap

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching Game Of Thrones. NBA Playoffs: Raptors … Continued

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NFL Draft fashion recap: Spikes and sparkles and ‘Zeke Elliott stealing the red carpet spotlight

You’ve probably heard about it being NFL Draft Week, what with our resident Bears fan, Jenny McCarthy, recording her show live from Chicago’s Grant Park and with the whole “NFL Draft recap and reactions” posts and tweets flying fast. But just … Continued

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NFL Draft fashion recap: Spikes and sparkles and ‘Zeke Elliott stealing the red carpet spotlight

You’ve probably heard about it being NFL Draft Week, what with our resident Bears fan, Jenny McCarthy, recording her show live from Chicago’s Grant Park and with the whole “NFL Draft recap and reactions” posts and tweets flying fast. But just … Continued

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Jenny McCarthy broadcasts from the NFL draft: Jim Miller defends Tom Brady amid Deflategate

Bear down! Jenny McCarthy is broadcasting Dirty, Sexy, Funny from the NFL draft, and the Chicago native is chatting with the Windy City’s football experts and famous fans. McCarthy’s husband Donnie Wahlburg — a diehard New England Patriots supporter — and … Continued

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Jenny McCarthy broadcasts from the NFL draft: Jim Miller defends Tom Brady amid Deflategate

Bear down! Jenny McCarthy is broadcasting Dirty, Sexy, Funny from the NFL draft, and the Chicago native is chatting with the Windy City’s football experts and famous fans. McCarthy’s husband Donnie Wahlburg — a diehard New England Patriots supporter — and … Continued

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While you were sleeping: NFL Draft results, Dee Gordon popped for PEDs, Hawks advance, T.J. Oshie hat-trick

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching Scandal. SiriusXM’s 2016 NFL Draft Coverage … Continued

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While you were sleeping: NFL Draft results, Dee Gordon popped for PEDs, Hawks advance, T.J. Oshie hat-trick

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching Scandal. SiriusXM’s 2016 NFL Draft Coverage … Continued

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2016 NFL Draft Live Blog: Jared Goff goes No. 1 to the Rams

Our NFL Radio (Ch. 88) team is LIVE in Chicago for the 2016 NFL Draft. After all the mock drafts, the conjecture, and the trades (Hi, Rams), our questions will be answered tonight. You can of course catch every pick and every … Continued

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2016 NFL Draft Live Blog: Jared Goff goes No. 1 to the Rams

Our NFL Radio (Ch. 88) team is LIVE in Chicago for the 2016 NFL Draft. After all the mock drafts, the conjecture, and the trades (Hi, Rams), our questions will be answered tonight. You can of course catch every pick and every … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Warriors advance, Hornets’ game-winner, Predators win Game 7, NFL Draft

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching Empire. NBA Playoffs: ‘Dubs advance, Blazers … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Warriors advance, Hornets’ game-winner, Predators win Game 7, NFL Draft

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching Empire. NBA Playoffs: ‘Dubs advance, Blazers … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Toronto’s comeback, Hawks roll, Andrew McCutchen blasts three, NFL Draft

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were tracking the Super Tuesday results. NBA Playoffs: … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Toronto’s comeback, Hawks roll, Andrew McCutchen blasts three, NFL Draft

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were tracking the Super Tuesday results. NBA Playoffs: … Continued

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NFL Radio’s Mock Draft: LA Rams taking Goff, Cowboys take Wentz according Movin’ the Chains fans

SiriusXM NFL Radio (Ch. 88) will broadcast every round of the 2016 NFL Draft live from Thursday through Saturday. Coverage airs Thursday and Friday from 6:00 p.m. to 12 a.m. ET and Saturday from 12 p.m. to 7:00 pm ET. … Continued

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NFL Radio’s Mock Draft: LA Rams taking Goff, Cowboys take Wentz according Movin’ the Chains fans

SiriusXM NFL Radio (Ch. 88) will broadcast every round of the 2016 NFL Draft live from Thursday through Saturday. Coverage airs Thursday and Friday from 6:00 p.m. to 12 a.m. ET and Saturday from 12 p.m. to 7:00 pm ET. … Continued

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New York Giants and the Eagles trade into the top 5, it’s Movin’ the Chains’ Mock Draft #4

The New York Giants and the Philadelphia Eagles are both trading into the top 5, that’s what NFL Radio’s Jim Miller and Pat Kirwan project to happen in this week’s fourth Movin’ the Chains’ mock draft. What else is different … Continued

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New York Giants and the Eagles trade into the top 5, it’s Movin’ the Chains’ Mock Draft #4

The New York Giants and the Philadelphia Eagles are both trading into the top 5, that’s what NFL Radio’s Jim Miller and Pat Kirwan project to happen in this week’s fourth Movin’ the Chains’ mock draft. What else is different … Continued

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While you were sleeping: NFL 2016 schedule released, NHL playoffs, NBA playoffs

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching Democratic Debate. The 2016 NFL schedule … Continued

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While you were sleeping: NFL 2016 schedule released, NHL playoffs, NBA playoffs

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching Democratic Debate. The 2016 NFL schedule … Continued

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Cleveland Browns trade up to #1? Jets take Paxton Lynch? It’s Movin’ the Chains’ Mock Draft #3

NFL Radio’s Pat Kirwan and Jim Miller are back at it this week with their third mock draft in advance of the 2016 NFL Draft later this month. So what changed between this week and Mock Draft #2 last week? … Continued

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Cleveland Browns trade up to #1? Jets take Paxton Lynch? It’s Movin’ the Chains’ Mock Draft #3

NFL Radio’s Pat Kirwan and Jim Miller are back at it this week with their third mock draft in advance of the 2016 NFL Draft later this month. So what changed between this week and Mock Draft #2 last week? … Continued

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Movin’ the Chains’ Mock Draft #2: Jim and Pat have the Cowboys trading up for Ezekiel Elliot

Pat Kirwan and Jim Miller of NFL Radio‘s Movin’ the Chains are back with their second mock draft before the 2016 NFL Draft later this month in Chicago. Jim and Pat shook things up after last week’s mock, with this … Continued

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Movin’ the Chains’ Mock Draft #2: Jim and Pat have the Cowboys trading up for Ezekiel Elliot

Pat Kirwan and Jim Miller of NFL Radio‘s Movin’ the Chains are back with their second mock draft before the 2016 NFL Draft later this month in Chicago. Jim and Pat shook things up after last week’s mock, with this … Continued

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Movin’ the Chains’ Mock Draft #1: Jim and Pat think some BIG moves will dominate top draft selections

Just like the swallows of Capistrano, or salmon returning to a stream in Alaska, Movin’ the Chains‘ Pat Kirwan and Jim Miller have their annual rites. Primary among those and also signalling the start of spring is their series of mock drafts … Continued

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Movin’ the Chains’ Mock Draft #1: Jim and Pat think some BIG moves will dominate top draft selections

Just like the swallows of Capistrano, or salmon returning to a stream in Alaska, Movin’ the Chains‘ Pat Kirwan and Jim Miller have their annual rites. Primary among those and also signalling the start of spring is their series of mock drafts … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Patriots trade for Martellus Bennett, DeAndre Jordan’s perfect night, #MarchMadness Coverage

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching Black-ish. Patriots pilfer Martellus Bennett from … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Patriots trade for Martellus Bennett, DeAndre Jordan’s perfect night, #MarchMadness Coverage

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching Black-ish. Patriots pilfer Martellus Bennett from … Continued

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While You Were Sleeping: Kobe and LeBron’s last dance, college hoops galore, NFL FA round-up

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were contemplating getting a new, Nate Diaz-themed tattoo. Cavs … Continued

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While You Were Sleeping: Kobe and LeBron’s last dance, college hoops galore, NFL FA round-up

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were contemplating getting a new, Nate Diaz-themed tattoo. Cavs … Continued

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Jaguars and Raiders look like winners in NFL free agency derby. Browns and Phins? Not so much.

The first day of free agency was a frantic one, as general managers threw cash around like they were making it rain and players bolted to the highest bidders like they were Scrooge McDuck diving into a pool of money. … Continued

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Jaguars and Raiders look like winners in NFL free agency derby. Browns and Phins? Not so much.

The first day of free agency was a frantic one, as general managers threw cash around like they were making it rain and players bolted to the highest bidders like they were Scrooge McDuck diving into a pool of money. … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Russell Westbrook’s big night, NFL free agency tracker, Steph Curry’s halfcourt buzzer-beater

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching the Democratic debate. Russell Westbrook channels … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Russell Westbrook’s big night, NFL free agency tracker, Steph Curry’s halfcourt buzzer-beater

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching the Democratic debate. Russell Westbrook channels … Continued

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NFL Free Agency Tracker

Here are the top 50 free agents in the NFL and where they’ll land. 1. Malik Jackson, DE, Denver Broncos Status: Signed, Jacksonville Jaguars, $90 million over 6 years. Outlook: Jackson’s pressure on opposing quarterbacks will surely help improve Jacksonville’s … Continued

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NFL Free Agency Tracker

Here are the top 50 free agents in the NFL and where they’ll land. 1. Malik Jackson, DE, Denver Broncos Status: Signed, Jacksonville Jaguars, $90 million over 6 years. Outlook: Jackson’s pressure on opposing quarterbacks will surely help improve Jacksonville’s … Continued

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The SiriusXM Sports guide to rebuilding your NFL franchise

All it takes is one trade, one retirement announcement, one free agent signing, and an NFL franchise can face a completely different outlook for the foreseeable future. Peyton Manning and Calvin Johnson officially retired this week, and the Philadelphia Eagles … Continued

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The SiriusXM Sports guide to rebuilding your NFL franchise

All it takes is one trade, one retirement announcement, one free agent signing, and an NFL franchise can face a completely different outlook for the foreseeable future. Peyton Manning and Calvin Johnson officially retired this week, and the Philadelphia Eagles … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Warriors set new record, Eagles trade DeMarco Murray, LeBron James not satisfied

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching Better Call Saul. Warriors set record … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Warriors set new record, Eagles trade DeMarco Murray, LeBron James not satisfied

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching Better Call Saul. Warriors set record … Continued

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After 18 years, two Super Bowl rings and five MVP awards, Peyton Manning hangs ’em up

Peyton Manning said so long to the NFL on Monday. An at times choked-up Manning worked his way through a myriad of thank-yous and recalled his first NFL game NFL touchdown before acknowledging that he “revered” the game of football. … Continued

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After 18 years, two Super Bowl rings and five MVP awards, Peyton Manning hangs ’em up

Peyton Manning said so long to the NFL on Monday. An at times choked-up Manning worked his way through a myriad of thank-yous and recalled his first NFL game NFL touchdown before acknowledging that he “revered” the game of football. … Continued

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Wonder Women: Female trailblazers who changed the landscape of sports

Over the past five years, women’s sports have undergone a revolution, with female athletes making waves in male-dominated sports. Lines that used to separate male and female sports have been blurred by the women who refuse to let gender restrictions … Continued

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Wonder Women: Female trailblazers who changed the landscape of sports

Over the past five years, women’s sports have undergone a revolution, with female athletes making waves in male-dominated sports. Lines that used to separate male and female sports have been blurred by the women who refuse to let gender restrictions … Continued

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NFL Scouting Combine recap: deep talent pool for pass-rushers, impact players in Draft for #FFL

Curious about who impressed at the NFL’s Scouting Combine? What positions have a wealth of talent (hint: defensive line and pass rushers) and which roles are going to be most coveted (elite wide receivers are very rare in this draft) … Continued

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NFL Scouting Combine recap: deep talent pool for pass-rushers, impact players in Draft for #FFL

Curious about who impressed at the NFL’s Scouting Combine? What positions have a wealth of talent (hint: defensive line and pass rushers) and which roles are going to be most coveted (elite wide receivers are very rare in this draft) … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Stephen Curry sets new record, James Harden gets buckets

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching last night’s GOP Debate. New record … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Stephen Curry sets new record, James Harden gets buckets

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were watching last night’s GOP Debate. New record … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Aaron Gordon hates rims, Damian Lillard is unstoppable, NFL Scouting Combine is here

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were recoiling in abject terror at the prospect … Continued

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While you were sleeping: Aaron Gordon hates rims, Damian Lillard is unstoppable, NFL Scouting Combine is here

Good morning! A lot happens in sports, even when you’re busy doing other non-sports-y stuff. So here are the top headlines and moments from yesterday, in case you missed anything while you were recoiling in abject terror at the prospect … Continued

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What to watch for at the NFL Scouting Combine

Time (and the NFL) waits for no man. Less than three weeks removed from Super Bowl 50 and we’re already discussing the NFL’s Scouting Combine. Will Heisman winner Derrick Henry’s draft stock plummet? Will Ezekiel Elliot be a top-10 pick? … Continued

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What to watch for at the NFL Scouting Combine

Time (and the NFL) waits for no man. Less than three weeks removed from Super Bowl 50 and we’re already discussing the NFL’s Scouting Combine. Will Heisman winner Derrick Henry’s draft stock plummet? Will Ezekiel Elliot be a top-10 pick? … Continued

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Shaun King on reporting sexual assault allegations against Peyton Manning: ‘I’m glad we wrote it’

New York Daily News writer Shaun King published a column Saturday reacting to a 74-page document which, according to Pro Football Talk’s Mike Florio, was written by lawyers representing former University of Tennessee trainer Jamie Ann Naughright. The document details sexual assault allegations … Continued

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Shaun King on reporting sexual assault allegations against Peyton Manning: ‘I’m glad we wrote it’

New York Daily News writer Shaun King published a column Saturday reacting to a 74-page document which, according to Pro Football Talk’s Mike Florio, was written by lawyers representing former University of Tennessee trainer Jamie Ann Naughright. The document details sexual assault allegations … Continued

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