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Gregg Doyel: Michael Sam is a ‘pioneer’

CBS Sports’ Gregg Doyel doesn’t care what you think: He says the recently drafted Michael Sam is a sports pioneer. Doyel spoke about the new St. Louis Ram Sunday on OutQ’s The Outfield with Eddie Robinson. “He’s a pioneer, he’s … Continued

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Panthers GM compares Kelvin Benjamin to Plaxico Burress

One of the most surprising picks in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft was the Carolina Panthers’ selection of Florida State sophomore Kelvin Benjamin 28th overall. Benjamin, who is 6-foot-5, received for 1,011 yards and 15 touchdowns his … Continued

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Belichick: Patriots not interested in trading Ryan Mallett

With their selection of Jimmy Garoppolo in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft, the New England Patriots seemed to be signaling the end of current backup quarterback Ryan Mallett‘s tenure with the team. However, Thursday on SiriusXM NFL … Continued

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Browns GM Ray Farmer on Johnny Manziel: We’re excited about how he wants to be great

For all the hoopla surrounding the Cleveland Browns’ selection of Johnny Manziel with the 22nd overall pick at the NFL Draft, it all means very little if the results aren’t there on the field. As the Browns organization is already trying … Continued

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Mike Ditka against NFL loosening marijuana regulations

Last week, ESPN reported that if the NFL releases a new drug policy, it would “significantly increase the threshold for a positive marijuana test and reduce the punishments for violations involving that drug.” The report followed news that Cleveland Browns star … Continued

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Joe Namath: When healthy, Michael Vick better option at QB for Jets

Given the option between newcomer Michael Vick and second-year pro Geno Smith, New York Jets legend Joe Namath said he’d take the veteran under center for Gang Green. “If Vick is healthy, I think he’s the better quarterback of the … Continued

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Rich Gannon: Andre Johnson doing Houston Texans, Bob McNair a disservice

Long-time Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson went public with his frustrations this week, wondering aloud, “Is this still the place for me?” Rich Gannon took exception to Johnson’s comments, calling out the seven-time Pro Bowler Wednesday on SiriusXM NFL Radio. … Continued

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NFL Draft 2014: Nick Kostos’ big winners and losers

Nick Kostos, host of the SiriusXM Blog’s #MMWTF, broke down his winners and losers from the 2014 NFL Draft. Among the highlights: Just how animated Kostos gets when breaking down the Buffalo Bills’ draft-day trade.

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NFL Draft 2014: A quarterback recap from SiriusXM Sports

A total of 14 quarterbacks were selected in the 2014 NFL Draft. Blake Bortles was the first off the board, taken with the third overall pick by the Jacksonville Jaguars; SMU’s Garrett Gilbert was the last selected, 214th by the … Continued

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Michael Sam will be welcomed by St. Louis Rams with ‘open arms’

Lamarcus Joyner, the defensive back from Florida State drafted in the second round by the St. Louis Rams on Friday, said seventh-round pick Michael Sam and the Rams will be a “great fit” this season. “He’s a great guy,” Joyner … Continued