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Al.com
Kevin Greene's Pro Football Hall of Fame wait becomes 'irrelevant'Kevin Greene's football career seems to be defined by waiting – waiting for a c
Kevin Greene's Pro Football Hall of Fame wait becomes 'irrelevant'
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
Kevin Greene's football career seems to be defined by waiting – waiting for a chance at Auburn, waiting for his talent to be utilized in the NFL, waiting for the Pro Football Hall of Fame to recognize his career. The final wait ended on Saturday,... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit Lions Twitter Talk: No surprises, we hit on free agency, the draft and Calvin JohnsonWelcome back to our regularly scheduled Twitter Talk feature. The concept is s
Detroit Lions Twitter Talk: No surprises, we hit on free agency, the draft and Calvin Johnson
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
Welcome back to our regularly scheduled Twitter Talk feature. The concept is simple: You ask me questions via Twitter and I answer those inquiries here. Refuse to sign up for Twitter? That's fine. No hard feelings. Colleague Kyle Meinke likes to... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Nkemdiche's Upside Outweighs Bust PotentialThe 2016 NFL draft is now the full focus of teams and fans alike. Evaluating pl
Nkemdiche's Upside Outweighs Bust Potential
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
The 2016 NFL draft is now the full focus of teams and fans alike. Evaluating players for their on-field prowess and traits is one of the most important facets of an organization. Successfully acquiring and utilizing talent is what Super Bowl... Read more
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The Seattle Times
NFC West offseason report: Finding a QB will be key for Rams in Los AngelesAs Sunday marked the end of the 2015 NFL football season, Monday marked the beg
NFC West offseason report: Finding a QB will be key for Rams in Los Angeles
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
As Sunday marked the end of the 2015 NFL football season, Monday marked the beginning of the 2016 offseason. Teams now can release players off their rosters. It’s the first significant step toward re-assembling rosters, and the offseason continues... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Who makes the cut? Breaking down the LA Rams rosterIt’s not like the easy part for the Rams was actually getting back to Los Angel
Who makes the cut? Breaking down the LA Rams roster
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 6 days ago
It’s not like the easy part for the Rams was actually getting back to Los Angeles, but with that leg of their franchise trip officially completed, an even bigger objective comes into focus. And this one requires more than the $8 billion bankroll of... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit Lions president Rod Wood 'optimistic' about 2016, despite roster holesThe Detroit Lions went 7-9 last year and are on the precipice of losing their b
Detroit Lions president Rod Wood 'optimistic' about 2016, despite roster holes
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Detroit Lions went 7-9 last year and are on the precipice of losing their biggest star, but none of that has deterred the club's new president. "Not going to make any predictions, but I'm pretty optimistic," Rod Wood told reporters this week in... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
35 Popular NFL-Inspired Baby NamesWith the 2015-2016 NFL season drawing to a close, fantasy teams have battled it
35 Popular NFL-Inspired Baby Names
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 10 days ago
With the 2015-2016 NFL season drawing to a close, fantasy teams have battled it out, playoffs have passed and we’re ready to watch Super Bowl 50. Football fandom ranges from the interested home viewer to the tailgating professional, and in the spirit... Read more
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Orange County Register
L.A. Rams position analysis: Rams could be building new 'Fearsome Foursome' led by tackle Aaron DonaldEditor’s note: The following is the second in a series of position-by-position
L.A. Rams position analysis: Rams could be building new 'Fearsome Foursome' led by tackle Aaron Donald
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
Editor’s note: The following is the second in a series of position-by-position looks at the Los Angeles Rams roster heading into the offseason. It has been a half-century since the most feared defensive line in NFL history last stood side by side in... Read more
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CBS Sports
2016 NFL Mock Draft: Browns replace Johnny Manziel with Carson WentzDespite reports that part of his agreement to become the new head coach of the
2016 NFL Mock Draft: Browns replace Johnny Manziel with Carson Wentz
CBS Sports / Posted 12 days ago
Despite reports that part of his agreement to become the new head coach of the Cleveland Browns was that the team would move on from quarterback Johnny Manziel, Hue Jackson stated during his introductory press conference that he wanted to give... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Cam and building the Panthers, Trump being Trump, Super Bowl memories, Rushmore of GregsMore Cam/Panthers By now, we're pretty sure you saw the interview Wednesday in
Cam and building the Panthers, Trump being Trump, Super Bowl memories, Rushmore of Gregs
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
More Cam/Panthers By now, we're pretty sure you saw the interview Wednesday in which Cam Newton offered a rather candid and pointed look at his critics. We have discussed this with a fair amount of measure this week, and if we had to put the... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Super Bowl 50 matchup shows strength of 2011 draftCarolina has the game's biggest offensive weapon in quarterback Cam Newton, but
Super Bowl 50 matchup shows strength of 2011 draft
The Houma Courier / Posted 19 days ago
Carolina has the game's biggest offensive weapon in quarterback Cam Newton, but Denver will counter with arguably the best defender in the contest, linebacker Von Miller. Cam Newton ... Von Miller ... where have we heard those names paired before?... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Super Bowl 50 matchup shows strength of 2011 draftCarolina has the game's biggest offensive weapon in quarterback Cam Newton, but
Super Bowl 50 matchup shows strength of 2011 draft
The Daily Comet / Posted 19 days ago
Carolina has the game's biggest offensive weapon in quarterback Cam Newton, but Denver will counter with arguably the best defender in the contest, linebacker Von Miller. Cam Newton ... Von Miller ... where have we heard those names paired before?... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Studying Chip: A Chip Kelly expert sorts through new 49ers coach's methodologyThere's a lot of excitement about the San Francisco 49ers' new coach Chip Kelly
Studying Chip: A Chip Kelly expert sorts through new 49ers coach's methodology
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 22 days ago
There's a lot of excitement about the San Francisco 49ers' new coach Chip Kelly, as there should be. There was a lot of excitement in Philadelphia three years ago when the Eagles hired him. But after two 10-6 seasons, that situation took a turn for... Read more
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The Daily Review
Studying Chip: A Chip Kelly expert sorts through new 49ers coach's methodologyThere's a lot of excitement about the San Francisco 49ers' new coach Chip Kelly
Studying Chip: A Chip Kelly expert sorts through new 49ers coach's methodology
The Daily Review / Posted 22 days ago
There's a lot of excitement about the San Francisco 49ers' new coach Chip Kelly, as there should be. There was a lot of excitement in Philadelphia three years ago when the Eagles hired him. But after two 10-6 seasons, that situation took a turn for... Read more
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CBS Sports
Where does '15 Alabama rank among BCS, CFP national champions?For many years, while working at The Birmingham News, I attempted to rank BCS-e
Where does '15 Alabama rank among BCS, CFP national champions?
CBS Sports / Posted 22 days ago
For many years, while working at The Birmingham News, I attempted to rank BCS-era national champions as Alabama and Auburn kept accumulating titles. It's a subjective assignment with no right or wrong answers. The only intended purpose is to do what... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Lions' New GM Chooses Wisely in 1st Big DecisionNew Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn just retained the head coach of a 2
Lions' New GM Chooses Wisely in 1st Big Decision
Bleacher Report / Posted 29 days ago
New Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn just retained the head coach of a 2014 playoff team that lost seven of its first eight games in 2015—and he was right to do it. All along, Martha Ford and the Lions ownership insisted the choice of head... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Lions Retaining Caldwell as Head CoachA year after leading the Detroit Lions to a playoff berth, head coach Jim Caldw
Lions Retaining Caldwell as Head Coach
Bleacher Report / Posted 30 days ago
A year after leading the Detroit Lions to a playoff berth, head coach Jim Caldwell looked to be out of a job halfway through the 2015 campaign. But a midseason turnaround apparently saved him. The Lions announced they retained Caldwell as the team's... Read more
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