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CBS Sports
Patriots Super Bowl hero Malcolm Butler is reportedly looking for a new dealthough that doesn't mean the Patriots will be the team to pay them. Earlier thi
Patriots Super Bowl hero Malcolm Butler is reportedly looking for a new deal
CBS Sports / Posted 16 hours ago
though that doesn't mean the Patriots will be the team to pay them. Earlier this offseason, the team traded pass rusher Chandler Jones to the Cardinals for offensive lineman Jonathan Cooper and a second-round pick. But unlike Collins and... Read more
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Boston Herald
Rob Ninkovich, Chris Long are kindred spirits on Patriots defensive lineof thing. Rob’s a good buddy already.” That type of chemistry could serve the
Rob Ninkovich, Chris Long are kindred spirits on Patriots defensive line
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
of thing. Rob’s a good buddy already.” That type of chemistry could serve the Pats well going forward. With the loss of Chandler Jones via trade to the Cardinals in exchange for offensive guard Jonathan Cooper, the Pats are in the need of... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Patriots Feature Formidable 3-Man Pass-Rush Rotation2012-2014, the New England Patriots depth chart at defensive end was characteri
Patriots Feature Formidable 3-Man Pass-Rush Rotation
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
2012-2014, the New England Patriots depth chart at defensive end was characterized by its lack of depth. For three years, Chandler Jones and Rob Ninkovich bore the brunt of the snap count because the Patriots simply didn't have enough options... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Patriots Mailbag: Offense, Defense Equally Talented Heading Into 2016Malcolm Butler, Logan Ryan, Dont’a Hightower, Jamie Collins and Malcom Brown ar
Patriots Mailbag: Offense, Defense Equally Talented Heading Into 2016
New England Sports Network / Posted 2 days ago
Malcolm Butler, Logan Ryan, Dont’a Hightower, Jamie Collins and Malcom Brown are young and still improving. The loss of Chandler Jones should be made up for with improvements from young defenders plus the addition of Terrance Knighton, Chris... Read more
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NFL.com
Tyrann Mathieu is Arizona Cardinals' most valuable defendersnaps since Mathieu's arrival. Given that the Cardinals have lacked a premier s
Tyrann Mathieu is Arizona Cardinals' most valuable defender
NFL.com / Posted 3 days ago
snaps since Mathieu's arrival. Given that the Cardinals have lacked a premier sack artist (at least, until the trade for Chandler Jones this offseason), the pressure has been squarely on the secondary to hold up in coverage, to give the pass rush... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Chris Long, Terrance Knighton Take Humble Approach To First Patriots Practicesreturn almost everyone from a defense that ranked among the NFL’s top 10 in yar
Chris Long, Terrance Knighton Take Humble Approach To First Patriots Practices
New England Sports Network / Posted 3 days ago
return almost everyone from a defense that ranked among the NFL’s top 10 in yards and points allowed last season, with Chandler Jones being the only notable departure. It’s no surprise, then, that free-agent signees Terrance Knighton and Chris... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Chris Long Is More Than ‘Halfway Smart,’ So He’s Shadowing Patriots CaptainNinkovich, Jabaal Sheard, Trey Flowers, Geneo Grissom and Rufus Johnson. He sig
Chris Long Is More Than ‘Halfway Smart,’ So He’s Shadowing Patriots Captain
New England Sports Network / Posted 3 days ago
Ninkovich, Jabaal Sheard, Trey Flowers, Geneo Grissom and Rufus Johnson. He signed shortly after the Patriots traded Chandler Jones to the Arizona Cardinals and likely will fill a situational role while Sheard takes over as a... Read more
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NFL.com
Falcons to work out Dwight Freeney after Bengals visitthe 2015 season and compiled eight sacks in 11 games (zero starts), leading the
Falcons to work out Dwight Freeney after Bengals visit
NFL.com / Posted 4 days ago
the 2015 season and compiled eight sacks in 11 games (zero starts), leading the team in QB takedowns. With the Cards adding Chandler Jones in a trade this offseason, Freeney is fishing on the open market. Freeney proved in 2015 that he still owns... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Freeney Would Add No Value to Patriots Defenseit's been since at least '07. Source: ProFootballFocus.com Among the Patriots
Freeney Would Add No Value to Patriots Defense
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 days ago
it's been since at least '07. Source: ProFootballFocus.com Among the Patriots' three-pronged pass-rushing force of Chandler Jones, Rob Ninkovich and JabaalSheard, none of the three played more than 61 percent of his snaps as a pass-rusher... Read more
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NFL.com
Bengals to work out veteran DE Dwight Freeneythe 2015 season and compiled eight sacks in 11 games (zero starts), leading the
Bengals to work out veteran DE Dwight Freeney
NFL.com / Posted 5 days ago
the 2015 season and compiled eight sacks in 11 games (zero starts), leading the team in QB takedowns. With the Cards adding Chandler Jones in a trade this offseason, Freeney is fishing on the open market. Freeney proved in 2015 that he still owns... Read more
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examiner.com
The Arizona Cardinals are champions on and off the fieldWilliams—agreed. “It’s all about the kids. I came last year and am excited to b
The Arizona Cardinals are champions on and off the field
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
Williams—agreed. “It’s all about the kids. I came last year and am excited to be back.” Alex Okafor, Drew Butler, Chandler Jones and other current players praised the coach and the value of philanthropy. Former Cardinal safety Adrian... Read more
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Boston Herald
Five things to watch: Patriots OTAsor center? Maybe we’ll get a clue on that. And what’s the early read on guard J
Five things to watch: Patriots OTAs
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
or center? Maybe we’ll get a clue on that. And what’s the early read on guard Jonathan Cooper, who arrived in the deal for Chandler Jones? Are there any signs left of him being one of the best guard prospects when the Cards took him with the... Read more
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give me sport
Top NFC Team finally set for Super Bowl glory in 2016last season was a dominant pass rusher and they got one this off-season after t
Top NFC Team finally set for Super Bowl glory in 2016
give me sport / Posted 7 days ago
last season was a dominant pass rusher and they got one this off-season after trading with the New England Patriots for Chandler Jones. He will make their defense elite this year and they have at least 4 pro bowler's on that side of the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Patriots must find a way to replace Chandler Jones’ sacksduring the offseason, it’s certainly hard to accuse them of being copycats. The
Patriots must find a way to replace Chandler Jones’ sacks
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
during the offseason, it’s certainly hard to accuse them of being copycats. They traded away their best pure pass rusher, Chandler Jones. After piling up 49 sacks as a team last year, the most in a season under Bill Belichick, they took away the... Read more
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SportingNews
Sorry, Eric Decker; Patriots' hold on AFC East stronger than everThey are also undergoing big changes with the running game and defense. The Pa
Sorry, Eric Decker; Patriots' hold on AFC East stronger than ever
SportingNews / Posted 9 days ago
They are also undergoing big changes with the running game and defense. The Patriots, including the timely trade of Chandler Jones, did exceptional all-around work in free agency. Their big weakness from last season, the offensive line, has... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Patriots Mailbag: O-Line Still Team’s Biggest Weakness Heading Into OTAsshuttle, 6.70-second 3-cone drill Big linebackers in the Patriots’ mold are ha
Patriots Mailbag: O-Line Still Team’s Biggest Weakness Heading Into OTAs
New England Sports Network / Posted 9 days ago
shuttle, 6.70-second 3-cone drill Big linebackers in the Patriots’ mold are hard to find, and the Patriots already had Chandler Jones and Rob Ninkovich as edge rushers when Collins was drafted. It’s even harder to find 250-pound linebackers who... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Bickley: Cardinals' defense must reach potential in '162016 team looks vastly improved, and if Justin Bethel can hold his own at corne
Bickley: Cardinals' defense must reach potential in '16
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 days ago
2016 team looks vastly improved, and if Justin Bethel can hold his own at cornerback, this defense could be elite. Chandler Jones is a legitimate quarterback hunter. Robert Nkemdiche has monstrous upside. Corey Peters is returning from... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Ninkovich likes direction of Patriots defensethe several additions and subtractions the team made, the Pats outlook at defen
Ninkovich likes direction of Patriots defense
The Providence Journal / Posted 10 days ago
the several additions and subtractions the team made, the Pats outlook at defensive end changed the most.After trading Chandler Jones to the Arizona Cardinals, the Patriots will have a different pair of starting defensive ends for the first... Read more
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Boston Herald
Patriots' Rob Ninkovich tries to stay young at heartslightly last year mostly due to the addition of Jabaal Sheard to the defensive
Patriots' Rob Ninkovich tries to stay young at heart
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
slightly last year mostly due to the addition of Jabaal Sheard to the defensive end rotation. Between he, Sheard and Chandler Jones, who was traded to the Cardinals in March, the three combined for 27 sacks and the team finished second in the... Read more
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ESPN
Barnwell's offseason report cards: NFC Westthe latest episodes of the "The Bill Barnwell Show," as he and his many guests
Barnwell's offseason report cards: NFC West
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
the latest episodes of the "The Bill Barnwell Show," as he and his many guests talk all things sports. Listen » Enter Chandler Jones. General manager Steve Keim made a reasonable trade to acquire the star pass-rusher from the Patriots, sending... Read more
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Arizona Cardinals
Riddick, Wagenmann Finally On The Fieldthey belong on an NFL roster, albeit one year later than originally hoped. The
Riddick, Wagenmann Finally On The Field
Arizona Cardinals / Posted 11 days ago
they belong on an NFL roster, albeit one year later than originally hoped. The Cardinals acquired Pro Bowl pass-rusher Chandler Jones in the offseason, and he is followed on the depth chart by Markus Golden, Alex Okafor and Kareem Martin.... Read more
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NFL.com
Jaguars, Titans, Raiders among teams with best offseasonsof 176. The fact that the Cards still managed to improve has made their offseas
Jaguars, Titans, Raiders among teams with best offseasons
NFL.com / Posted 11 days ago
of 176. The fact that the Cards still managed to improve has made their offseason that much more impressive. Trading for Chandler Jones was a great move. Arizona gave up a second-round pick and a player (Jonathan Cooper) who probably wasn't going... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Patriots’ Starting Interior O-Line Jobs Seemingly Up For Grabs In 2016Mason and Jackson and picked up Andrews and Kline as undrafted free agents. Coo
Patriots’ Starting Interior O-Line Jobs Seemingly Up For Grabs In 2016
New England Sports Network / Posted 11 days ago
Mason and Jackson and picked up Andrews and Kline as undrafted free agents. Cooper was acquired in the trade that sent Chandler Jones to the Cardinals. Based completely on upside, Cooper, Thuney and Stork would be the starting interior line.... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Can Cardinals count on linebacker Alex Okafor?Cardinals aren't counting as heavily on Okafor this season as they were a year
Can Cardinals count on linebacker Alex Okafor?
The Arizona Republic / Posted 12 days ago
Cardinals aren't counting as heavily on Okafor this season as they were a year ago. They traded with New England for Chandler Jones, who starts at Okafor’s spot, the “Will” linebacker. Kareem Martin, Alani Fua, Shaq Riddick and Tristan... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Arizona Cardinals, Tyrann Mathieu: 5 thoughts on new dealcharismatic. Several key players are entering the final year of their contract
Arizona Cardinals, Tyrann Mathieu: 5 thoughts on new deal
The Arizona Republic / Posted 13 days ago
charismatic. Several key players are entering the final year of their contracts, including Mathieu, outside linebacker Chandler Jones, receiver Michael Floyd and defensive tackle Calais Campbell. The Cardinals would be smart to reach... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dwight Freeney says signing with Patriots would be a win-winsacks, his highest total since 2011 with the Colts. During the 2016 offseason,
Dwight Freeney says signing with Patriots would be a win-win
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
sacks, his highest total since 2011 with the Colts. During the 2016 offseason, the Patriots traded starting defensive end Chandler Jones to Arizona, and signed defensive ends Chris Long and Frank Kearse. While they did not add any defensive ends... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Free Agent Dwight Freeney Open To Joining Patriots: ‘Both Sides Would Win’veteran pass rusher wants to continue to play in the NFL this season, and despi
Free Agent Dwight Freeney Open To Joining Patriots: ‘Both Sides Would Win’
New England Sports Network / Posted 13 days ago
veteran pass rusher wants to continue to play in the NFL this season, and despite the fact his former Cardinals acquired Chandler Jones from the Pats, Freeney told Sports Illustrated’s Peter King he’d like to stay with Arizona. But the... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Patriots opt to tackle guard playseason. The only player who set himself apart was Kline (before a shoulder inju
Patriots opt to tackle guard play
The Providence Journal / Posted 13 days ago
season. The only player who set himself apart was Kline (before a shoulder injury set him back).By adding Cooper (in the Chandler Jones trade) and then using a third-round pick on Thuney, it’s clear that the Patriots might not be overly thrilled... Read more
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ESPN
Barnwell: Beware the NFL draft outliera disastrous start, with injuries and disappointing performances, leading the C
Barnwell: Beware the NFL draft outlier
ESPN / Posted 13 days ago
a disastrous start, with injuries and disappointing performances, leading the Cardinals to send him to the Patriots in the Chandler Jones trade earlier this offseason.Center Median Top Draft Position: 44th overall pick Highest-Drafted Outliers:... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Why isn’t Dwight Freeney getting work?who explained that he feels fine despite being 36, wants to return to the Cardi
Why isn’t Dwight Freeney getting work?
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 13 days ago
who explained that he feels fine despite being 36, wants to return to the Cardinals. Given the offseason addition of Chandler Jones, the Cardinals likely will want Freeney only if someone (like Jones) gets hurt. So who else may want... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Mock crash shows students dangers of drunk drivingCall a parent. Call a friend. Just dont make that choice because life flashes i
Mock crash shows students dangers of drunk driving
The Mining Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Call a parent. Call a friend. Just dont make that choice because life flashes in front of your eyes so quick." Senior Chandler Jones said the mock accident was eye-opening for her and other students present. "It definitely changes my outlook... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Is there an All-Star on the Arizona Diamondbacks?before the season this would be a topic of conversation? Despite an offseason
Is there an All-Star on the Arizona Diamondbacks?
The Arizona Republic / Posted 15 days ago
before the season this would be a topic of conversation? Despite an offseason that included the acquisition of linebacker Chandler Jones and quality additions in the draft like Robert Nkemdiche, the Cardinals are still playing second-fiddle to the... Read more
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New York Post
NFL power rankings: Patriots have gotten downright scaryrating last year and still is just 27 years old.4. Cardinals (13-3) The league
NFL power rankings: Patriots have gotten downright scary
New York Post / Posted 15 days ago
rating last year and still is just 27 years old.4. Cardinals (13-3) The league’s deepest team added a pass rush via trade (Chandler Jones) and draft (Robert Nkemdiche).5. Packers (10-6) Green Bay gets Jordy Nelson back, as well as a slimmer Eddie... Read more
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NFL.com
Six most interesting players still on free-agent marketparties should be happy. 4. Dwight Freeney, pass rusher: The Cardinals address
Six most interesting players still on free-agent market
NFL.com / Posted 16 days ago
parties should be happy. 4. Dwight Freeney, pass rusher: The Cardinals addressed their obvious edge rushing need with the Chandler Jones trade, but they could still use Freeney for depth after the 36 year old racked up eight sacks in 11 games last... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Dwight Freeney: Returning to Cardinals is attractivehis addition would bolster what already appears to be an improved pass rush. T
Dwight Freeney: Returning to Cardinals is attractive
The Arizona Republic / Posted 17 days ago
his addition would bolster what already appears to be an improved pass rush. The Cardinals traded for outside linebacker Chandler Jones in the offseason. Jones and Freeney could give the Cardinals two elite outside rushers to use on passing... Read more
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NFL.com
NFL MVP candidates: Tom Brady, Cam Newton, Khalil Mack ...better health up front will help, but the Pats also added line talent this offs
NFL MVP candidates: Tom Brady, Cam Newton, Khalil Mack ...
NFL.com / Posted 17 days ago
better health up front will help, but the Pats also added line talent this offseason, acquiring Jonathan Cooper in the Chandler Jones trade and drafting a couple guards last month. Lastly, Brady got another enticing mismatch nightmare in the... Read more
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NFL.com
Broncos, Texans among most vulnerable division winnersJordan Reed at tight end. Arizona made two big moves to solidify its hold on t
Broncos, Texans among most vulnerable division winners
NFL.com / Posted 18 days ago
Jordan Reed at tight end. Arizona made two big moves to solidify its hold on the division: trading for veteran pass rusher Chandler Jones and rolling the dice on Robert Nkemdiche in the draft. Pass rush was one of the things the Cards needed last... Read more
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NFL.com
Broncos, Texans among most vulnerable division winnersJordan Reed at tight end. Arizona made two big moves to solidify its hold on t
Broncos, Texans among most vulnerable division winners
NFL.com / Posted 19 days ago
Jordan Reed at tight end. Arizona made two big moves to solidify its hold on the division: trading for veteran pass rusher Chandler Jones and rolling the dice on Robert Nkemdiche in the draft. Pass rush was one of the things they needed last season... Read more
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ESPN
Clayton: Ranking the most improved teamsRedskins, who signed cornerback Josh Norman for $15 million per year, and the A
Clayton: Ranking the most improved teams
ESPN / Posted 19 days ago
Redskins, who signed cornerback Josh Norman for $15 million per year, and the Arizona Cardinals, who traded for pass-rusher Chandler Jones, who has one year left on his deal at $7.8 million. All the other deals for defenders on teams that made the... Read more
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ESPN
Barnwell's offseason report cards: AFC Eastto talk about what went right or wrong for the Pats this offseason without cons
Barnwell's offseason report cards: AFC East
ESPN / Posted 19 days ago
to talk about what went right or wrong for the Pats this offseason without considering the Brady news. They traded Chandler Jones. The Jones deal might end up working out for the Patriots; given that they were unlikely to be able to afford... Read more
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give me sport
Top Arizona Cardinals star has his eyes on retirementmoves in the off-season - most notably their trade with the New England Patriot
Top Arizona Cardinals star has his eyes on retirement
give me sport / Posted 21 days ago
moves in the off-season - most notably their trade with the New England Patriots for highly rated defensive lineman Chandler Jones. Eyes on the future Arizona are amongst the favourites for the NFC championship title once again in 2016,... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Somers: Two positions of concern for Arizona Cardinalsseven of that group should be strengthened with the drafting of lineman Robert
Somers: Two positions of concern for Arizona Cardinals
The Arizona Republic / Posted 21 days ago
seven of that group should be strengthened with the drafting of lineman Robert Nkemdiche, the trade for outside linebacker Chandler Jones and the return of lineman Corey Peters from injury. The Cardinals will enter the season as one of the four... Read more
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CBS Sports
Bruce Arians: Robert Nkemdiche 'bench-pressed a lineman already'approved of the Cardinals' risk to draft Nkemdiche, giving the team an A grade
Bruce Arians: Robert Nkemdiche 'bench-pressed a lineman already'
CBS Sports / Posted 21 days ago
approved of the Cardinals' risk to draft Nkemdiche, giving the team an A grade for the decision. Along with fellow newcomer Chandler Jones, Nkemdiche should upgrade a defense that failed to generate much pressure without the help of blitz packages... Read more
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Raw Story
Spice: Americans turn to dangerous ‘synthetic marijuana’ to evade drug testsafter standing on the roof of a building, paranoid and wrapped in a blanket. T
Spice: Americans turn to dangerous ‘synthetic marijuana’ to evade drug tests
Raw Story / Posted 21 days ago
after standing on the roof of a building, paranoid and wrapped in a blanket. The New England Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones smoked synthetic marijuana before he showed up at a Massachusetts police station, half-naked and disoriented,... Read more
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New York Post
Worst tantrum? Best trade? NFL offseason winners and losersgot better in a hurry in the span of barely 24 hours.Most lopsided trade The C
Worst tantrum? Best trade? NFL offseason winners and losers
New York Post / Posted 22 days ago
got better in a hurry in the span of barely 24 hours.Most lopsided trade The Cardinals getting rising-star pass rusher Chandler Jones from the Patriots for guard Jonathan Cooper and a second-round pick looks like one of the biggest steals in a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Ben Volin: These NFL veterans have been put on noticeoption. Calais Campbell, DE, Cardinals — The Cardinals only have $6.1 million
Ben Volin: These NFL veterans have been put on notice
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
option. Calais Campbell, DE, Cardinals — The Cardinals only have $6.1 million in cap space, not enough room to extend both Chandler Jones and Tyrann Mathieu, which is high on their list of priorities. Campbell, entering his ninth season, has a... Read more
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CBS Sports
2016 NFL season over/under win total picks for NFC: Bury the Eaglesteam any respect. This is maybe the most dangerous team in football, and they o
2016 NFL season over/under win total picks for NFC: Bury the Eagles
CBS Sports / Posted 22 days ago
team any respect. This is maybe the most dangerous team in football, and they only got better this offseason with adding Chandler Jones and Robert Nkemdiche to bolster the pass rush. Carson Palmer is aging well, there's tons of talent at receiver... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Bickley: Potential a dirty word to Calais Campbellfootball, working hard, waiting for them.” Campbell also has a great opportuni
Bickley: Potential a dirty word to Calais Campbell
The Arizona Republic / Posted 23 days ago
football, working hard, waiting for them.” Campbell also has a great opportunity in 2016. Just look at his new line mates: Chandler Jones is legitimate. Nkemdiche has the chance to make an immediate impact, a point he makes clear with his vice-like... Read more
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CBS Sports
The 2013 draft was a mess, but here are three first-rounders with hopean area of particular import, and I generally don't bet against the Pats. They
The 2013 draft was a mess, but here are three first-rounders with hope
CBS Sports / Posted 23 days ago
an area of particular import, and I generally don't bet against the Pats. They parted with a pretty accomplished player in Chandler Jones to get Cooper, and if he can be a competent guard it would be a major step forward. With his fifth-year option... Read more
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Boston Globe
Patriots’ Joe Cardona back to full-time Navy duty nowButler (his first Pro Bowl), linebacker Jamie Collins (first), kicker Stephen G
Patriots’ Joe Cardona back to full-time Navy duty now
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
Butler (his first Pro Bowl), linebacker Jamie Collins (first), kicker Stephen Gostkowski (fourth), and defensive end Chandler Jones (first). Jones has mostly avoided the media since his trip to a local police station and hospital earlier this... Read more
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