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Jarvis Landry isn't satisfied with 'Top 100' ranking
Monday, May 30, 2016

Miami Dolphins record-breaking wideout Jarvis Landry wants to build on his 110 reception for 1,157 yards season in South Beach. Will he have another big year?
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Bills don't know where Seantrel Henderson is
Monday, May 30, 2016

Bills RT Seantrel Henderson, who is battling Crohn's disease, has been a no-show for OTAs and is considered "MIA."
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Dion Jordan to apply for reinstatement to NFL
Monday, May 30, 2016

Suspended DE Dion Jordan plans to apply for reinstatement to the NFL on Wednesday.
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Cousins calling current, former NFL QBs for advice
Monday, May 30, 2016

Kirk Cousins is seeking help. The Redskins passer used part of his offseason to track down a host of current and former quarterbacks to ask how they attack the seven-month stretch between games.
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Bruce Irvin: Raiders ready to 'capture this AFC West'
Monday, May 30, 2016

Bruce Irvin didn't leave the Seahawks to join a sinking ship. The new Raiders pass rusher believes the fun will continue in Oakland, where, he says: "We're on the way up."
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Dion Jordan: I 'can't waste' chance if reinstated by NFL
Monday, May 30, 2016

Suspended Dolphins pass rusher Dion Jordan says his NFL career isn't over yet. The former third-overall pick plans to apply for reinstatement this week, saying he "can't waste" the chance to play again.
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Golf with President made Aaron Rodgers super nervous
Monday, May 30, 2016

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is known for being unflappable under pressure. But being cool and calm all changed when he played golf with President Barack Obama.
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Ezekiel Elliott likes Cowboys' RB competition
Monday, May 30, 2016

Ezekiel Elliott is embracing competition as he settles into his first NFL practices as a rookie. Will the Dallas Cowboys running back start in his first season?
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Wentz knows offense better than Bradford?
Monday, May 30, 2016

NJ Advance Media's Matt Lombardo reports No. 2 overall pick Carson Wentz "seems to" have a better handle of the playbook than Sam Bradford.
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Jets' Pryor: 'I haven't even hit the ceiling fan yet'
Monday, May 30, 2016

Calvin Pryor produced a promising second-year campaign in 2015. The Jets safety, though, insists we haven't seen anything yet, saying this week: "I haven't even hit the ceiling fan yet."
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Jones: We'll run the ball to keep Tony Romo healthy
Monday, May 30, 2016

After watching last year implode in ugly fashion, the Cowboys know what they need to stay afloat in 2016: A full season from quarterback Tony Romo. So how does Dallas plan to do it?
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Dennis Pitta: I've got 'high' expectations for comeback
Monday, May 30, 2016

Dennis Pitta hasn't played a game in two years, but the Ravens tight end is certain his latest comeback bid will succeed, saying: "My level of expectation is extremely high going into this year."
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Broncos quarterback competition 'wide open'
Sunday, May 29, 2016

Broncos.com's Andrew Mason describes the team's quarterback job as a "wide open" competition.
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Jets TE Jace Amaro: 'This is a big year for me'
Sunday, May 29, 2016

Jets tight end Jace Amaro is hopeful that he can have a big season in 2016. The tight end is expected to get a lot of targets this season after being injured last year.
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Jameis Winston has shed 18 lbs since February
Sunday, May 29, 2016

Jameis Winston weighed in the "upper 240s" at the Pro Bowl, but has shed 18 pounds in an effort to "avoid the dreaded sophomore slump."
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Giants RB Andre Williams expects breakout season
Sunday, May 29, 2016

Former BC RB Andre Williams, a 2014 fourth-round pick, enticed the Giants so much. But entering his third season, he has less than 1,000 rushing yards to his name and eight TDs. Will he break out?
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Browns plan on being a run-oriented football team
Sunday, May 29, 2016

Though it sounds ridiculous for a team that drafted five wide receivers, including one in the first round, the Browns are hellbent on being a run-oriented football team.
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Peyton: 'I was pretty close' to signing with Titans in '12
Saturday, May 28, 2016

Oh what could have been. Recently retired signal-caller Peyton Manning admitted he was "pretty close" to signing with the Titans as a free agent back in 2012. The Titans were one of three teams vying for the QB.
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Bortles, Julius Thomas trying to get on 'same page'
Saturday, May 28, 2016

Jaguars tight end Julius Thomas floundered in his debut season with the club. Thomas is working with quarterback Blake Bortles this offseason in the hopes of establishing a better rapport.
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'Plan' is for DeMarco to handle bulk of work
Saturday, May 28, 2016

TitansOnline's Jim Wyatt said "the plan" is for DeMarco Murray to handle "the bulk of the carries."
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Cousins thinks Doctson will help in red zone
Saturday, May 28, 2016

Kirk Cousins thinks first-round WR Josh Doctson can be "a great weapon in the red zone."
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Stephen Jones: Cowboys won't trade McFadden, Morris
Saturday, May 28, 2016

Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones said the team received interest for its running backs during last month's draft. Jones said Dallas isn't entertaining offers for either back.
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'Hard Knocks' is best workplace drama on television
Friday, May 27, 2016

"Hard Knocks" is a show about football, sure. But it's really about people. The creative team behind the HBO series described how the sausage was made in a news conference at Rams camp.
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Rob Ryan: Saints' last-place defense wasn't my fault
Friday, May 27, 2016

Rob Ryan recently cleared up confusion surrounding his stint as Saints DC. Rob said it wasn't his fault for the team's last-place defensive finish. Sean Payton doesn't see it that way.
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Chicago Bears sign first-round pick Leonard Floyd
Friday, May 27, 2016

The Bears announced Friday they have agreed to terms with linebacker Leonard Floyd on a four-year contract with a fifth-year option. These are the standard contract parameters for a first-round pick.
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Report: Jets offering Fitzpatrick 3-year deal
Friday, May 27, 2016

The New York Post reports the Jets have a standing three-year offer for free agent Ryan Fitzpatrick.
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Jets' offer to Ryan Fitzpatrick includes $12M in 2016
Friday, May 27, 2016

It appears the New York Jets are offering a slightly sweeter deal to Ryan Fitzpatrick than previously reported, but will it be enough to eventually end the stalemate between the QB and team?
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Hey Teddy: Bridgewater surprises young Vikings fan
Friday, May 27, 2016

Teddy Bridgewater gave a young Vikings' fan the surprise of a lifetime. Check out the creative way a 6-year-old got the quarterback to attend his birthday party.
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Bears sign first-round pick Leonard Floyd to contract
Friday, May 27, 2016

The Bears announced Friday they have agreed to terms with linebacker Leonard Floyd on a four-year contract with a fifth-year option. These are the standard contract parameters for a first-round pick.
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Breshad Perriman (knee) back to full speed
Friday, May 27, 2016

BaltimoreRavens.com's Ryan Mink said Breshad Perriman (knee) "looked like the same impressive receiver from last summer" at Thursday's practice.
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Reynolds can defer military service to play for Ravens
Friday, May 27, 2016

U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter announced Friday that Baltimore's sixth-round pick Keenan Reynolds may defer his military service to pursue his NFL dreams with the Baltimore Ravens.
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Dennis Pitta impressed Harbaugh in Ravens practice
Friday, May 27, 2016

Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta feels "totally confident" in his surgically repaired hip after practicing on Thursday. Find out what coach John Harbaugh had to say about Pitta's long-awaited return.
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Best and worst NFL draft picks of all-time: AFC West
Friday, May 27, 2016

While the Raiders scored in the seventh round on Bo Jackson, the team whiffed on its No. 1 overall pick in 2007. Here are the best and worst all-time draft picks for each AFC West club.
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Chris Johnson and David Johnson NFL's best tandem?
Friday, May 27, 2016

Cardinals running back Chris Johnson believes he and second-year star David Johnson can be the NFL's best backfield tandem this year. Is that a realistic goal? Chris Wesseling explores.
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Ex-Saints DC Rob Ryan: Last-place finish not my fault
Friday, May 27, 2016

Rob Ryan recently cleared up confusion surrounding his stint as the Saints DC. Rob said it wasn't his fault for the team's last-place defensive finish. Sean Payton doesn't see it that way.
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Tannehill: We want opponents to 'fear' DeVante Parker
Friday, May 27, 2016

DeVante Parker is ready to make an impact this fall. Parker, who was sidelined for the bulk of his rookie year with injuries is drawing lofty expectations from Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill.
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Adam Jones: Dalton, A.J. Green combo like a 'bolt nut'
Friday, May 27, 2016

Andy Dalton and A.J. Green have had proven success over five seasons together. Can the duo help lead the Cincinnati Bengals over the hump and deep into the postseason?
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Tharold Simon back to 100 percent health
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Seahawks CB Tharold Simon (toe) has been a full participant in the offseason program.
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Jenkins: Eagles' locker room has Sam Bradford's back
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Philadelphia safety Malcolm Jenkins says on "NFL Total Access" he thinks Eagles players are comfortable and confident with Sam Bradford being their starting quarterback.
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Jets owner considered Mike Holmgren for head coach
Thursday, May 26, 2016

After the New York Jets dissolved the Rex Ryan era, the team looked at several coaching candidates, including Mike Holmgren. What prevented a Holmgren-Jets pairing from happening?
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Sean Payton: C.J. Spiller 'noticeably different' in 2016
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Saints coach Sean Payton noted Thursday that C.J. Spiller's movement skills look "noticeably different" on the heels of a disappointing 2015 season. Is Spiller poised for a bounce back?
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Cowboys not interested in trading DMC or Alf
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Cowboys executive VP Stephen Jones says the team isn't interested in trading Darren McFadden or Alfred Morris.
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Seattle still eyeing Week 1 for Rawls, Graham
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says the "hope" remains that Thomas Rawls (ankle) is ready for Week 1.
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Baltimore Ravens invited Ray Rice to speak to rookies
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, who hasn't played in the NFL since he was seen on video punching his now-wife in 2014, spoke to Ravens players on Wednesday.
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Abdullah rehabbing January shoulder surgery
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Ameer Abdullah underwent surgery to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder in January.
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Taylor Decker opens OTAs at left tackle
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Lions first-round pick Taylor Decker opened OTAs as the first-team left tackle.
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Kelvin Benjamin (ACL) at practice Thursday
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Kelvin Benjamin (ACL) participated in OTAs on Thursday.
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Roundup: Titans LB Kevin Dodd undergoes foot surgery
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Titans second-round pick Kevin Dodd underwent foot surgery, and Ravens running back Trent Richardson injured his hamstring last week. What else did we learn on the injury front Thursday?
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Antonio Brown: DWTS helped my foot placement
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown told NFL Media's Aditi Kinkhabwala that competing on ABC Network's 'Dancing With The Stars' helped with his footwork and hip placement.
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Kelvin Benjamin practices for first time since ACL tear
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Kelvin Benjamin returned to the field for the first time since tearing his ACL last August. The Carolina Panthers' No. 1 receiver joined organized team activities Thursday.
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Ravens forfeit week of OTAs, fined for violations
Thursday, May 26, 2016

The NFL and the Ravens announce the team will forfeit one week of OTA sessions. In addition, both the Ravens and coach John Harbaugh have been fined for violating offseason workout rules.
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DeMarco Murray looks like '14 Murray in Titans practice
Thursday, May 26, 2016

DeMarco Murray hopes to prove his poor 2015 campaign was an aberration. So far his coaches and teammates in Tennessee love what the running back is displaying.
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Keyshawn: Nephew Michael Thomas is 'Colston 2.0'
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Keyshawn Johnson has a high opinion of his nephew, Michael Thomas. Johnson said he told Saints coach Sean Payton before the draft that Thomas was like a "bigger, faster" Marques Colston.
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Cowboys want Ezekiel Elliott to 'earn' starting RB gig
Thursday, May 26, 2016

The Dallas Cowboys want Ezekiel Elliott to "earn" the starting running back gig, beating out Darren McFadden and Alfred Morris. #Compete.
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Saints, Brees have not negotiated in 2 months
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Drew Brees said he and the Saints have not discussed a long-term contract extension in about two months.
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Pryor '10 times' better as a receiver than last year
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Terrelle Pryor enters his second season as a full-time wide receiver. The former quarterback says he feels "10 times" better at the position than last year.
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Protesting for Fitzpatrick, Decker skips OTAs
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

The New York Post reports Eric Decker is skipping Jets OTAs "because he is upset the organization has yet to sign Ryan Fitzpatrick."
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Zeke Elliott behind McFadden at Cowboys OTAs
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Ezekiel Elliott worked with the second-team offense behind Darren McFadden as the Cowboys began OTAs this week.
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Geno Smith mum on Ryan Fitzpatrick contract drama
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Geno Smith is, by far, the best option for the Jets at quarterback with Ryan Fitzpatrick still floating in free agency. Of course, it's not that simple. With the Jets, it never is.
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Big Ben says he's disappointed to lose Martavis Bryant
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Ben Roethlisberger acknowledged this week he was disappointed to lose Martavis Bryant to suspension. Will the Steelers' offense be just as explosive without the playmaking wideout?
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Eagles OC: Don't assume Sam Bradford is No. 1 starter
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Are the Eagles envisioning a scenario in which Sam Bradford is not their Week 1 starter? Offensive coordinator Frank Reich said that the QB spot has competition right now.
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Patriots ask appeals court to rehear Tom Brady's case vs. NFL
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

The New England Patriots have asked a federal appeals court in New York City to rehear the "Deflategate" case. The team states it has a "strong interest" in not seeing its quarterback suspended.
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Falcons to work out Dwight Freeney after Bengals visit
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Veteran linebacker Dwight Freeney is set to visit with the Atlanta Falcons next week. On Wednesday, Freeney met with with the Cincinnati Bengals.
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Bills GM addresses comments on football safety
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Doug Whaley has clarified a controversial comment he made about the safety of football. "Clearly I used a poor choice of words in my comment yesterday morning," he said in a statement.
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Ladarius Green sidelined after ankle surgery
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Ladarius Green underwent offseason ankle surgery and won't participate in OTAs.
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Marcus Mariota: Dorial Green-Beckham is a 'stud'
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Marcus Mariota raved about second-year receiver Dorial Green-Beckham as a "stud" after Tuesday's practice. Will DGB emerge as the Titans' No. 1 receiver in 2016?
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Ladarius Green missing OTAs after ankle surgery
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

New Steelers weapon Ladarius Green is missing from offseason practices following ankle surgery. When will the playmaking tight end be back on the field?
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Can Jared Cook make Packers' offense any better?
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Could Jared Cook be the key to the Packers' offense retaking its place among the top in the NFL? Conor Orr looks at the potential impact of Green Bay's under-the-radar pickup.
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Bills GM addresses comments on safety of football
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Doug Whaley has clarified a controversial comment he made about the safety of football. "Clearly I used a poor choice of words in my comment yesterday morning," he said in a statement.
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Eagles OC: Don't assume Bradford is No. 1 starter
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

The Eagles' coaching staff may be preparing us for a situation where Sam Bradford is not the team's opening day starter.
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Kevin Faulk: Brady thanked me for draft jersey stunt
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Kevin Faulk provided one of the most memorable moments during the 2016 NFL Draft when he announces a Patriots pick while wearing a Tom Brady jersey. What message did Faulk receive from the QB?
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Cardinals want Brady to play: 'Don't want any excuses'
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

An informal poll taken by the Arizona Republic found that most Cardinals want Tom Brady to play versus them in Week 1. The Patriots quarterback is appealing his four-game suspension being reinstated.
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Owner: Vegas move would 'unite' Raiders fans
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Raiders owner Mark Davis believes moving the team to Las Vegas would "unite the Raider nation."
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Le'Veon Bell still says Bengals were out to injure him
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Le'Veon Bell was back on the field for the Pittsburgh Steelers on Tuesday, and the running back had some choice words about the Cincinnati Bengals.
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Robert Kraft on Tom Brady appeal: We hope he prevails
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

As Tom Brady's suspension fight rolls on, the Patriots continue to stand by their greatest player. "We hope he prevails" in his appeal, Patriots owner Robert Kraft says.
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Ronald Leary requests trade from Dallas Cowboys
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Veteran guard Ronald Leary has requested a trade out of Dallas. Will the Cowboys find a taker for Leary after he lost his job to promising second-year guard La'el Collins?
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Atlanta, Miami and L.A. awarded Super Bowls
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

The league has awarded the 2019-21 Super Bowls to Atlanta, Miami and Los Angeles, respectively.
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Ronald Leary skipping OTAs, requests trade
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Cowboys OG Ronald Leary is skipping OTAs as he seeks a trade.
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Report: Eddie Lacy still weighs 'in the 240s'
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

A source tells ESPN's Rob Demovsky Eddie Lacy still weighs "in the 240s."
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Jalen Ramsey undergoes surgery to repair meniscus
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Jalen Ramsey underwent surgery to repair his torn meniscus on Tuesday. The Jacksonville Jaguars first-round cornerback is expected to return for training camp in August.
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Atlanta, South Florida, L.A. chosen to host Super Bowls
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

The Super Bowl is returning to Atlanta for Super Bowl LIII in 2019 and South Florida will play host to Super Bowl LIV in 2020. Los Angeles has been awarded Super Bowl LV in 2021.
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Marcus Mariota bulks up from 210 lbs. to 225
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Marcus Mariota has added 15 pounds of muscle this offseason, going from 210 to 225.
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Larry Fitz: 'No idea' if this is final season
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Larry Fitzgerald has "no idea" if 2016 will be his final season.
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Tyler Eifert 'in jeopardy' for season opener
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

ESPN's Adam Schefter confirms Tyler Eifert (ankle surgery) is "in jeopardy" for Week 1.
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Mario Edwards (neck) participating in OTAs
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Raiders DE/OLB Mario Edwards (neck) is participating in OTAs.
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Byron Bell dislocates ankle, will miss 2016 season
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Tennessee Titans offensive lineman Byron Bell dislocated his ankle on Tuesday and is out for the season. Do the Titans have a replacement for Bell?
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Les Snead: Rams knew Nick Foles trade might fail
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Rams GM Les Snead recently conceded the team knew Nick Foles might not be the answer after acquiring him in exchange for Sam Bradford. How did that deal ultimately help Snead acquire Jared Goff?
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Le'Veon Bell still says Cincy was out to hurt him
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

The Steelers' Pro Bowl running back took part in portions of OTA drills Tuesday. And Le'Veon Bell had some choice words to say about the Bengals, the team he was playing when he suffered his injury.
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Bengals TE Tyler Eifert to undergo surgery on ankle
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Tyler Eifert is scheduled to undergo ankle surgery. The Cincinnati Bengals' tight end suffered the injury at the Pro Bowl earlier this year. Will he be ready for Week 1?
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Dion Lewis expected to be ready for Week 1
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

ESPN Patriots reporter Mike Reiss reports Dion Lewis (ACL) is fully expected to be ready for Week 1.
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2016 Cinderella candidates: Titans showing promise
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

The Tennessee Titans have made some high-profile offseason moves to improve on last year's 3-13 campaign, but will they go from bust to belle of the ball in 2016? Conor Orr explores.
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Ramsey undergoes surgery to repair meniscus
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Jalen Ramsey underwent surgery to repair his torn meniscus on Tuesday. The Jacksonville Jaguars first-round cornerback is expected to return for training camp in August.
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Clowney feels 'great' -- could this finally be his year?
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

We check on Jadeveon Clowney before the start of just about every season since he is a freakishly talented former No. 1 overall pick who has been hampered by injuries. Is this the year he breaks out?
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Bengals to work out veteran DE Dwight Freeney
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

The Cincinnati Bengals will reportedly work out veteran pass rusher Dwight Freeney. The 36-year-old recorded eight sacks in 11 games for the Arizona Cardinals last season.
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Fisher: Bucs trading up for Roberto Aguayo was genius
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Jimbo Fisher believes the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' trade to draft kicker Roberto Aguayo in the second round was "genius." The Florida State coach watched the NCAA's most accurate kicker play a big role on his National Championship team.
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Hue sees Duke Johnson as every-down back?
Monday, May 23, 2016

ESPN Browns reporter Pat McManamon believes coach Hue Jackson sees Duke Johnson "as an every-down back."
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Brock Osweiler wants Bill O'Brien to be tough on him
Monday, May 23, 2016

Brock Osweiler has 37 million reasons to love the Houston Texans, but he's also glad the man tasked with helping him become a bona fide NFL starter isn't shy on dishing out the constructive criticism.
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Shaq Thompson cited after being in head-on vehicle collision
Monday, May 23, 2016

Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson was cited after being involving in a head-on collision that injured former Duke quarterback Anthony Boone over the weekend.
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Brady appeal asks judges to rehear his case
Monday, May 23, 2016

Tom Brady's appeal in the Second U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals argues that two judges who sided with the NFL to have Brady's suspension reinstated "got the law wrong."
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Paxton Lynch to see expanded 1st-team reps
Monday, May 23, 2016

With Mark Sanchez (thumb surgery) not expected to participate in OTAs, Paxton Lynch will see expanded first-team reps.
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Dante Fowler ready to 'turn it loose' for Jaguars
Monday, May 23, 2016

The Jacksonville Jaguars were encouraged with what they saw from Dante Fowler during the team's first day of organized team activities on Monday.
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Embrace the tank: Browns release Hartline
Monday, May 23, 2016

Browns released WR Brian Hartline.
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Clowney had Lisfranc injury, but no surgery
Monday, May 23, 2016

Texans OLB Jadeveon Clowney's foot issue was a Lisfranc injury, but did not require surgery.
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Ryan Fitzpatrick: 'I'm playing football next season'
Monday, May 23, 2016

As the messy contract stalemate has played out between the Jets and Ryan Fitzpatrick this offseason, we've heard next to nothing from the man at the center of the storm. On Monday, Fitz finally spoke.
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Jaguars rookie DE Jonathan Woodard tears Achilles
Monday, May 23, 2016

The Jacksonville defense took another hit this week. Rookie defensive end Jonathan Woodard sustained an Achilles injury during the Jaguars' second phase of on-field workouts.
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Brian Hartline released by Cleveland Browns
Monday, May 23, 2016

The Cleveland Browns released wide receiver Brian Hartline on Monday. The move clears a path for the hoard of rookie receivers the Browns selected in the NFL draft to get more reps this summer.
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Tyrann Mathieu won't rule out missing start of season
Monday, May 23, 2016

Tyrann Mathieu, currently rehabbing his way back from a second torn ACL in three seasons, wants to make sure he's right before resuming a NFL career that has burned bright when at full health.
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Jaguars GM: Jalen Ramsey 'will play a lot this year'
Monday, May 23, 2016

The Jacksonville Jaguars are hopefully the second opinion on rookie corner Jalen Ramsey will come back positive. GM Dave Caldwell noted the knee injury isn't as bad as the one that kept Dante Fowler out last season.
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Panthers coach: It's an 'easy transition' for rookie CBs
Sunday, May 22, 2016

The Panthers raised eyebrows when they selected three cornerbacks in the 2016 NFL Draft. The trio of rookies have already impressed assistant coach Steve Wilks, who says it has been an 'easy transition' thus far.
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Manziel slugs man, kicked out of Vegas club
Sunday, May 22, 2016

Former NFL QB Johnny Manziel was kicked out of a Vegas nightclub on Friday night after he allegedly "hauled off and punched a guy."
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Contract-year CB Gilmore to skip Bills OTAs
Sunday, May 22, 2016

Bills RCB Stephone Gilmore will be a no-show for OTAs as the sides continue to discuss an extension.
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Adam Gase: Ajayi has 'separated' from Dolphins RBs
Sunday, May 22, 2016

The Dolphins have one of the most inexperienced backfields in the entire league. New Miami coach Adam Gase has made it clear that the job is Jay Ajayi's to lose.
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Sherman not convinced Marshawn Lynch is done
Sunday, May 22, 2016

Richard Sherman isn't convinced Marshawn Lynch is retired for good.
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Rex addresses injuries, wanted to deal for Beckham?
Sunday, May 22, 2016

The Bills already have had two major offseason injuries in first-round pick Shaq Lawson and wideout Sammy Watkins. Coach Rex Ryan addressed them, and even added an interesting tidbit on Odell Beckham.
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Jalen Ramsey signs rookie contract with Jaguars
Sunday, May 22, 2016

Despite the recent news that Jalen Ramsey will need surgery for a meniscus tear in his right knee, the No. 5 pick still got his rookie deal, as the Jaguars announced the CB has signed with the team.
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Richard Sherman expresses hope in Beast Mode return
Saturday, May 21, 2016

Marshawn Lynch's NFL career appears to be over, but former Seahawks teammate Richard Sherman isn't so sure. The cornerback says Lynch is "about as predictive as a pair of dice."
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Sherman expresses hope Marshawn Lynch will return
Saturday, May 21, 2016

Marshawn Lynch's NFL career appears to be over, but former Seahawks teammate Richard Sherman isn't so sure. The cornerback says Lynch is "about as predictive as a pair of dice."
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Cameron Wake beating expectations after Achilles tear
Saturday, May 21, 2016

After star Cameron Wake suffered an Achilles tear, the Dolphins focused heavily on adding defensive end depth this offseason. But the 34 year old is now in better shape than anyone expected.
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Brock Osweiler on Denver Broncos: 'There is no grudge'
Saturday, May 21, 2016

From the eye-rolling gesture to Peyton Manning to his stunning exit from Denver, there has been a perception Brock Osweiler and the Broncos didn't get along. He denied the claim in an MMQB interview.
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Wake 'exceeding expectations' after Achilles tear
Saturday, May 21, 2016

After star Cameron Wake suffered an Achilles tear, the Dolphins focused heavily on adding defensive end depth this offseason. But the 34-year-old is now in better shape than anyone expected.
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Brock Osweiler on Broncos: 'There is no grudge'
Saturday, May 21, 2016

From the eye-rolling gesture to Peyton Manning to his stunning exit from Denver, there has been a perception Brock Osweiler and the Broncos didn't get along. He denied the claim in an MMQB interview.
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Robert Kraft would support Raiders move to Las Vegas
Friday, May 20, 2016

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft says he'd support Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis if he decides to seek approval to move his team to Las Vegas.
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Pats showing 'preliminary' interest in Foster
Friday, May 20, 2016

According to Bleacher Report's Jason Cole, the Patriots have shown "preliminary" interest in free agent RB Arian Foster.
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C.J. Anderson unfazed by Devontae Booker's words
Friday, May 20, 2016

Broncos running back C.J. Anderson brushed off rookie Devontae Booker's comments about coming in and trying to take his job. "It doesn't matter what he says. I know what I can do in this league."
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Jaylon Smith signs rookie deal with Dallas Cowboys
Friday, May 20, 2016

The Cowboys announced that second-round pick Jaylon Smith signed his rookie deal. The news signifies a key moment in the first chapter of Smith's NFL career. The rest is very much a mystery.
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John Fox suggests he'll use 'hot hand' at RB
Friday, May 20, 2016

Coach John Fox suggested "whoever has a hot hand" will be the Bears' running back.
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Belichick, Gostkowski inspired Roberto Aguayo pick
Friday, May 20, 2016

Did Jason Licht's time with the Patriots lead to his controversial second-round selection of kicker Roberto Aguayo? Find out how Bill Belichick and Stephen Gostkowksi inspired the pick.
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Jets executive: We have high hopes for Hackenberg
Friday, May 20, 2016

Whether or not the Jets ultimately re-sign Ryan Fitzpatrick, the buzz around rookie quarterback Christian Hackenberg continues to stream out of Florham Park. Could he start sooner than later?
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Cowboys' Jaylon Smith signs his rookie deal
Friday, May 20, 2016

The Cowboys announced that second-round pick Jaylon Smith signed his rookie deal. The news signifies a key moment in the first chapter of Smith's NFL career. The rest is very much a mystery.
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Bears to use 'hot hand' approach to RB committee
Friday, May 20, 2016

With Chicago Bears letting Matt Forte walk in free agency, coach John Fox plans to use a 'hot hand' approach with his running back committee, which includes Jeremy Langford and Ka'Deem Carey.
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Armstead, Buckner 'have big plans' for 49ers' defense
Friday, May 20, 2016

49ers defensive end Arik Armstead couldn't be happier about teaming with former Oregon teammate DeForest Buckner, saying: "We have big plans playing together, trying to dominate people."
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Bucs OC Monken: 'Dead wrong' about Jameis Winston
Friday, May 20, 2016

Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive coordinator Todd Monken said learning about the young quarterback's personality changed how he views Jameis Winston. What changed his mind?
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NFC South projected starters: Panthers set to repeat?
Thursday, May 19, 2016

The NFC South boasts the conference's defending champ, who look headed for another divisional title. Kevin Patra examines which rosters can best challenge the Carolina Panthers.
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Saints sign Barth to compete with Forbath
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Saints signed K Connor Barth.
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Doug Baldwin: 'We're going to miss' Marshawn Lynch
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Doug Baldwin understands the challenges facing the Seahawks on offense with Marshawn Lynch no longer playing. The receiver says it will be tough for Seattle to fill the void left by Lynch's retirement.
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Report: Connor Barth will sign with New Orleans Saints
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Connor Barth lost his job when the Tampa Bay Buccaneers drafted a kicker in the second round. Now he has reportedly found a new gig with the New Orleans Saints.
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Jalen Ramsey suffers 'small meniscus tear'
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Jaguars first-round CB Jalen Ramsey has suffered a "small meniscus tear," but the "hope" is that he'll be ready by training camp.
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Pete Carroll driven by his small stature in high school
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll is one of the most psychologically forward coaches in the league. So, what drives Carroll? Turns out it was the coach's stature in high school and the mentality that followed.
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Jalen Ramsey suffers small meniscus tear in right knee
Thursday, May 19, 2016

For the second year in a row a Jacksonville Jaguars first-round pick has suffered an injury. Jalen Ramsey suffered a small meniscus tear in his knee. Will he be ready in time for training camp?
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Peyton Manning on playing football: 'I got my fill'
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Just months into his retirement from the NFL, Peyton Manning insists life away from the gridiron is going swimmingly, saying: "People tell me that I’m going to miss football ... but I got my fill."
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Ron Rivera: Cam Newton has a 'lot of room to grow'
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Cam Newton is coming off a pristine regular season that ended with an MVP award -- but is he just getting started? Panthers coach Ron Rivera thinks so.
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Rivera: Newton still has 'an awful lot of room to grow'
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Cam Newton is coming off a pristine regular season that ended with an MVP award -- but is he just getting started? Panthers coach Ron Rivera thinks so.
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Vic Beasley moving to strong-side linebacker
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Falcons sophomore Vic Beasley is expected to move to strong-side linebacker.
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Pete Carroll driven by small stature in high school
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll is one of the most psychologically forward coaches in the league. So, what drives Carroll? Turns out it was the coach's stature in high school and the mentality that followed.
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Sanchez hopes to return for Broncos OTAs next week
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Mark Sanchez underwent surgery over the weekend on his non-throwing hand. While the team announced the quarterback was expected to miss the opening of OTAs next week, Sanchez says he hopes to be on the field.
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Peyton Manning on football: 'I got my fill'
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Just months into his retirement from the NFL, Peyton Manning insists life away from the gridiron is going swimmingly, saying: "People tell me that I’m going to miss football ... but I got my fill."
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Vic Beasley preparing for move to SAM linebacker
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Vic Beasley is preparing for a position switch, moving from the defensive line to linebacker. The Atlanta Falcons will likely use Beasley similar to how the Seahawks deployed Bruce Irvin.
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Teammates back Sam Bradford after trade request
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Several Eagles teammates, including No. 1 receiver Jordan Matthews, backed Sam Bradford, seeing the quarterback's trade request as merely part of the business.
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Rob Gronkowski is great tight end, bad ballet dancer
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

New England Patriots All-Pro tight end Rob Gronkowski finds out if his elite athleticism translates to one of the finest art forms of the human body. Find out how Gronk did as a ballet dancer.
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RG3 approaching offseason as if he is starter
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Robert Griffin III said he is approaching the Browns' quarterback competition as if it is his job to lose.
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Cowboys sign No. 4 overall pick Ezekiel Elliott
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

The Cowboys signed No. 4 overall pick Ezekiel Elliott on Wednesday. Will the former Ohio State star running back help lead Dallas to the best offense in the league?
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Buster Skrine: Jets 'gonna have a great secondary'
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Asked Monday if New York's passing defense can be among the league's best, cornerback Buster Skrine didn't back down, saying: "I think we're gonna have a great secondary this year."
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Philbin 'very fortunate' for opportunity with Indy
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Less than a year after being relieved of his duties as the Miami Dolphins head coach, Joe Philbin has landed in Indy to work with the Colts offensive line. Can Philbin get the most out of the much-maligned unit?
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Virgil Green wants to prove he can be receiving threat
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

In his first five seasons, Denver Broncos tight end Virgil Green has been primarily used as a blocker. In 2016, Green wants a chance to finally prove he can be productive in the passing game.
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Carson Palmer 'addicted' to reaching Super Bowl
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Carson Palmer came within a game of the Super Bowl last season. This year, nothing less will do, with the Cardinals quarterback saying Tuesday: "That's why I'm still playing."
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NFC East projected starters: Team-by-team breakdown
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

With the NFL draft behind us, Around The NFL will project starting lineups with tasty position battle nuggets for all 32 teams. Gregg Rosenthal breaks down the NFC East.
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Rams take 1-year flier on DT Dominique Easley
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Rams signed DT Dominique Easley to a one-year contract.
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Eric Decker: I believe Ryan Fitzpatrick will be Jets QB
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker believes quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick will return to the Jets, but it doesn't sound like he expects that to happen any time soon.
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AFC North projected starters: Steelers WRs need a lift
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

The Pittsburgh Steelers young receiving corps needs to step up in 2016 with Martavis Bryant serving a year-long suspension. Gregg Rosenthal has the rest of the projected rosters for the NFC North.
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Moncrief recovering from turf toe operation
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Donte Moncrief underwent turf toe surgery earlier this offseason, but it is not considered a long-term concern.
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Chargers claim Zach Mettenberger off waivers
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

The Chargers claimed Zach Mettenberger off waivers from the Titans on Tuesday. Find out why reuniting with Ken Whisenhunt is the quarterback's best chance for NFL success.
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Parcells nearly booted Vinatieri out of Patriots history
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Adam Vinatieri will begin his 21st season later this year with a well-earned reputation as one of the greatest kickers in the history of the NFL. His amazing Patriots career almost ended before it began.
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Doug Pederson calls Sam Bradford 'the guy'
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Eagles coach Doug Pederson said he told Sam Bradford "he's the guy."
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Michael Bennett: I won't hold out of camp
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Disgruntled Seahawks LE Michael Bennett says he won't hold out of training camp as he seeks a renegotiation of his contract.
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Doug Pederson on Sam Bradford: 'He's my guy'
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson gave quarterback Sam Bradford some encouraging words on Tuesday. Pederson proclaimed that he's standing by the Eagles signal caller.
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Bradford 'not naive' that it will be Wentz's team
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Sam Bradford acknowledged Tuesday that he skipped the Eagles' initial offseason practices due to frustration with the organization's trade for No. 2 overall pick Carson Wentz.
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Bengals sign Shawn Williams to 4-yr extension
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Bengals signed FS Shawn Williams to a four-year extension through 2020.
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Report: Darren Sproles drawing trade interest
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports the Eagles fielded trade calls for Darren Sproles during the draft.
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Sproles avoiding OTAs after Eagles fielded trade calls
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Philadelphia Eagles OTAs are underway this week, with a few noticeable absences including Darren Sproles. Could the Eagles trade away the veteran running back?
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Russell Wilson to graduates: Don't throw INT in SB
Monday, May 16, 2016

Russell Wilson gave a commencement speech to University of Wisconsin grads this weekend. The Seattle Seahawks quarterback joked that the graduates should avoid throwing interceptions late in the Super Bowl.
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Niners' Jarryd Hayne retires to pursue Olympic dream
Monday, May 16, 2016

Jarryd Hayne's football pursuit lasted just one season. The San Francisco 49ers announced Sunday the running back has retired from the NFL to pursue playing rugby in the Olympics.
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Bears coach compares Kevin White to Johnson, Wayne
Monday, May 16, 2016

Kevin White has yet to play his first NFL game, but that didn't stop new Bears receivers coach from pointing out the burgeoning potential of the young pass catcher.
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Jackson: Corey Coleman, rookies need to get in shape
Monday, May 16, 2016

New Browns coach Hue Jackson isn't alarmed or upset. His words are not meant to be insults. That being said, he wants his rookie wide receiver and first-round pick in better practice shape.
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Browns think RGIII can be more than just a bridge guy
Monday, May 16, 2016

The Browns held its fan fest in Cleveland, which meant updates on Robert Griffin III. Why Sashi Brown, the team's executive VP of football operations, thinks he's more than just a bridge guy.
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Seferian-Jenkins could lose his starting job? - Austin Seferian
Monday, May 16, 2016

Bucs OC Dirk Koetter suggested Austin Seferian-Jenkins is in a fight to win a starting job over Cameron Brate.
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Bryce Petty: My development shows in 'Madden' play
Monday, May 16, 2016

New York Jets second-year quarterback Bryce Petty believes he has developed as a QB. He sees it in how he plays video games. See what Petty had to say about playing Madden.
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Report: Week 1 in question for Pats' Danny Amendola
Monday, May 16, 2016

Danny Amendola is reportedly recovering from offseason knee and ankle surgeries. The New England Patriots receiver could be questionable for the start of the 2016 season.
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Bills hoping Sammy Watkins ready for Week 1
Monday, May 16, 2016

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Bills are targeting Week 1 for Sammy Watkins' return from foot surgery.
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Mark Sanchez expected to miss start of OTAs
Monday, May 16, 2016

Mark Sanchez underwent surgery on his non-throwing hand over the weekend. The Denver Broncos quarterback is expected to miss the start of OTAs next week.
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Sammy Watkins suffers small broken bone in foot
Monday, May 16, 2016

Sammy Watkins suffered a small broken bone in his foot, according to Ian Rapoport, per a source informed of the situation. Watkins is expected to be ready for the Bills' training camp.
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AFC East projected starters: Garoppolo fills in for Brady
Monday, May 16, 2016

The possibility of Tom Brady's suspension being reinstated will play a big role on who will be the Patriots starting quarterback. Gregg Rosenthal takes a look at the rest of the AFC East rosters.
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McCoy won't 'hesitate' to play Hunter Henry
Monday, May 16, 2016

Chargers coach Mike McCoy said he will not "hesitate" to play second-round TE Hunter Henry this season.
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Report: Amendola had knee and ankle surgeries
Monday, May 16, 2016

The Boston Herald reports Danny Amendola is recovering from knee and ankle surgeries that could "impact the start of his 2016 season."
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First-rounder Lawson having shoulder surgery
Monday, May 16, 2016

Bills first-round DE/OLB Shaq Lawson will undergo right shoulder surgery on Tuesday, and is without a timetable for a return.
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Report: Week 1 in question for Danny Amendola
Monday, May 16, 2016

Danny Amendola is reportedly recovering from offseason knee and ankle surgeries. The New England Patriots receiver could be questionable for the start of the 2016 season.
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Sashi: Browns 'surprised' by trade haul from Eagles
Monday, May 16, 2016

The Cleveland Browns made it clear that they plan to improve when they swapped the No. 2 overall pick to Eagles for a bounty of selections that includes extra picks over the next two years.
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Bills rookie Shaq Lawson to undergo shoulder surgery
Monday, May 16, 2016

The Buffalo Bills announced Monday that Shaq Lawson, the 19th overall pick in last month's draft, will undergo surgery on his right shoulder on Tuesday.
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Boykin lasts just two months with Panthers
Monday, May 16, 2016

Panthers released SCB Brandon Boykin.
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Titans waive backup QB Zach Mettenberger
Monday, May 16, 2016

Titans waived QB Zach Mettenberger.
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Baldwin: Seahawks going back to run game
Monday, May 16, 2016

Doug Baldwin said the Seahawks will "go back to the run game" this season.
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GM: Cousins will be with Redskins 'long time'
Monday, May 16, 2016

Redskins GM Scot McCloughan said franchise-tagged QB Kirk Cousins will be with the team "a long time."
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Tennessee Titans waive Zach Mettenberger
Monday, May 16, 2016

The Tennessee Titans on Monday waived backup quarterback Zach Mettenberger, their sixth-round draft pick from 2014.
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Jason Jones signs free-agent deal with Dolphins
Monday, May 16, 2016

NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reports that defensive end Jason Jones has signed a 1-year deal worth more than $1.5 million with the Dolphins, according to a source with knowledge of the deal.
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Report: Mathieu set to become highest-paid S
Monday, May 16, 2016

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports the Cardinals are "deep in negotiations" with Tyrann Mathieu (ACL) on an extension which would make him the "highest-paid safety" in the NFL.
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Khalil Mack: Raiders' D can be as good as Broncos'
Monday, May 16, 2016

Khalil Mack believes the Oakland Raiders can eventually be as good as Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos on defense. The Raiders have improved on defense at every level this offseason.
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