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Titans' Sammie Hill has knee cleaned out, to miss three games
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Sammie Hill will miss the first three games of the regular season for the Titans after having his knee cleaned out on Wednesday, according to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport.
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Report: Colts HC Pagano in make-or-break year
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports Chuck Pagano is entering a "make-or-break year" as the Colts' head coach.
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Philip Rivers: Chargers RBs will be 'committee crew'
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Philip Rivers said this week that the Chargers will have a "running back by committee crew" this season. What does that mean for rookie Melvin Gordon's role?
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Sio Moore's Raiders future up in the air?
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Coach Jack Del Rio said last week that Sio Moore is competing to be a role player with the Raiders. Has the former All-Rookie linebacker fallen out of favor with the new regime in Oakland?
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Chuck Pagano entering make-or-break year with Colts
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Chuck Pagano is entering a make-or-break season with the Colts, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Wednesday. Is there a growing rift between the head coach and the front office?
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Bears Pro Bowl LB Lance Briggs hints at retirement
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Former Bears linebacker Lance Briggs announced on Wednesday he is taking his talents to television. Will the seven-time Pro Bowler join with Brian Urlacher in the Hall of Fame some day?
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Victor Cruz 'very much in doubt' for Week 1
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

ESPN Giants reporter Dan Graziano confirmed Victor Cruz (calf, knee) is "very much in doubt" to play in Week 1.
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Buccaneers season preview: D needs improvement
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Gerald McCoy and Lavonte David make up one of the best defensive lineman-linebacker duos in the NFL. Outside of that, the Tampa Bay defense is suspect. Can the two strap the defense on their back?
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New Orleans Saints season preview: Playoffs return?
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Jimmy Graham and Junior Galette are no longer Saints, but there's plenty to be excited about in the Bayou. Mark Ingram and Khiry Robinson are poised to run the Saints back into the playoffs.
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Belichick: I could have said 'on to Cincinnati' 103 times
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

In the latest teaser for NFL Network’s Do Your Job: Bill Belichick and the 2014 New England Patriots special, we learn the origins of the Hoodie's most iconic phrase.
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Texans trade TE Khari Lee to Bears
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

The Houston Texans are shipping tight end Khari Lee to the Chicago Bears for a 2017 sixth-rounder.
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Carolina Panthers season preview: It's Cam's show
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

With the loss of Kelvin Benjamin to a season-ending torn ACL in training camp, more is being asked of Cam Newton than ever before. Can the talented quarterback hoist the offense to success?
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Atlanta Falcons season preview: Quinn takes the reins
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Dan Quinn's hiring in the offseason has turned around the fate of the Falcons franchise. Can the young coach inspire a resurgent season out of Matt Ryan and the Atlanta offense?
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Saints lose top CB Lewis (hip) for 4-6 weeks
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Saints CB Keenan Lewis underwent hip surgery Tuesday and will miss 4-6 weeks.
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Gerald McCoy: We want people to fear Raymond James
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

The Buccaneers have many of the elements synonymous with a successful franchise. Now, their biggest star wants his home stadium to feel like it.
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Tomsula: Hayne has not locked up 53-man roster spot
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Jarryd Hayne has certainly looked the part this preseason, but will his performance be enough for him to make the 49ers' final 53-man roster?
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Big Ben sees 'big role' for Darrius Heyward-Bey early
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

The Pittsburgh Steelers' potentially potent aerial attack will be without Martavis Bryant for the first four games of the season. Who will Big Ben turn to during Bryant's absence? Darrius Heyward-Bey.
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Keenan Lewis to miss 4-6 weeks following hip surgery
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

The Saints will be without their top cover man for at least a month while Keenan Lewis recovers from hip surgery. Can New Orleans' secondary stay the course?
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Randall Cobb: 'I don't plan on missing a game'
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Randall Cobb went down over the weekend with an AC joint sprain in his shoulder, but the Packers wideout says he'll be back for Week 1.
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Report: Texans trade TE Khari Lee to Bears
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

The Houston Texans are shipping tight end Khari Lee to the Chicago Bears for a 2017 sixth-rounder, according to the Houston Chronicle.
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Report: Bills discussing cutting Matt Cassel
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

WGR 550 Buffalo's Sal Cappacio reports the Bills are "having internal debate" on whether or not to release QB Matt Cassel.
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Tomsula: Hayne has not locked up 53-man roster spot yet
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Jarryd Hayne has certainly looked the part this preseason, but will his performance be enough for him to make the 49ers' final 53-man roster?
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Andrew Luck: Reggie Wayne is no traitor
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Plenty of Indianapolis Colts fans were unhappy when Reggie Wayne chose to sign with New England last month. Andrew Luck says they shouldn't be.
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Jerry Jones wants running game opponents 'respect'
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Without DeMarco Murray, the Cowboys will have to earn respect from opposing defenses. Jerry Jones wants nothing less than that. Can Dallas avoid a setback in the run game?
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Fred Jackson blames Bills GM Doug Whaley for release
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

The Buffalo Bills released Fred Jackson in a surprising move earlier this week that the Bills' brass says was a group decision. Jackson, however, thinks Buffalo's GM was responsible for the move.
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'Hard Knocks' recap, No. 4: The Turk comes calling
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

The Texans have to cut down their roster, and Bill O'Brien has yet to get comfortable with telling guys they have to go home. Dan Hanzus covers this and more in his latest 'Hard Knocks' recap.
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