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Boston Globe
MIAA picks which Super Bowls won’t be at GilletteFRANKLIN — The MIAA football committee voted 19-0 Thursday to have the Division
MIAA picks which Super Bowls won’t be at Gillette
Boston Globe / Posted an hour ago
FRANKLIN — The MIAA football committee voted 19-0 Thursday to have the Division 1 and Division 4A Super Bowls played off-site, away from Gillette Stadium, this year. The proposal was put forth by associate director Richard Pearson. The state’s... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Vontaze Burfict in search of the fine line of NFL rageyou’re playing your rival at warp speed. It’s pretty unique, no question.” Bur
Vontaze Burfict in search of the fine line of NFL rage
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted an hour ago
you’re playing your rival at warp speed. It’s pretty unique, no question.” Burfict is unique in his own way. He’s a Pro Bowl linebacker, as good as anyone the Bengals have ever had at that position. He sets the tone for a defense that set a... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
Five undefeated NFL teams survive week four – The Johns Hopkins Newsit is not wise to bet against Sean Payton and Drew Brees, if history is any ind
Five undefeated NFL teams survive week four – The Johns Hopkins News
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 2 hours ago
it is not wise to bet against Sean Payton and Drew Brees, if history is any indication, the Saints will not be ending their playoff drought this year. On the other side of the spectrum, there are five teams who are currently sitting with... Read more
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The Seattle Times
NFL power rankings: National media members move up Seahawks after win vs. 49ersthe offense showed some life against the 49ers. Russell Wilson’s health bears w
NFL power rankings: National media members move up Seahawks after win vs. 49ers
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 hours ago
the offense showed some life against the 49ers. Russell Wilson’s health bears watching. Jets comment: They can’t make the playoffs if Ryan Fitzpatrick doesn’t pick it up. He was terrible against the Chiefs with six picks. Top 5: 1, New England;... Read more
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CBS Sports
The World Series shouldn't be in November and here's how to shorten MLB scheduleAs we sit less than a week until the Major League Baseball playoffs, it's an ex
The World Series shouldn't be in November and here's how to shorten MLB schedule
CBS Sports / Posted 3 hours ago
As we sit less than a week until the Major League Baseball playoffs, it's an exciting time. In thinking ahead about the postseason, though, there is one thing that brings me down. Here it is ... That's the World Series schedule. November. Again.... Read more
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SportingNews
SN exclusive: Bengals' Mike Brown talks playoff-win drought, small market teams, Vontaze Burfictthe field, though, Cincinnati is holding its own. The Bengals are one of only f
SN exclusive: Bengals' Mike Brown talks playoff-win drought, small market teams, Vontaze Burfict
SportingNews / Posted 3 hours ago
the field, though, Cincinnati is holding its own. The Bengals are one of only four NFL teams to have reached the playoffs for at least five straight seasons. The other three — Denver, New England and Green Bay — all have won Super Bowls... Read more
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SportingNews
Weekend kickoff: Bengals, Steelers look for boost from return of suspended playersthe ball. The Texans are still licking their wounds from last week’s 27-0 shel
Weekend kickoff: Bengals, Steelers look for boost from return of suspended players
SportingNews / Posted 4 hours ago
the ball. The Texans are still licking their wounds from last week’s 27-0 shellacking in Foxborough. Houston looked like a playoff contender in its season-opening wins over Chicago and Kansas City, but then the Texans defense was shredded by New... Read more
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Leominster Champion
LHS football team embarks on tough 2016 schedule | September 30, 2016slate. The results of the tough schedule are usually positive, as it prepares
LHS football team embarks on tough 2016 schedule | September 30, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 4 hours ago
slate. The results of the tough schedule are usually positive, as it prepares the Blue Devils for grueling and physical playoff games against top-level competition. The Blue Devils posted back- to-back Division 1 Central Super Bowl victories in... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Vontaze Burfict's Return Won't Fix All That Ails Reeling Bengalslast-minute field goal from beginning the season 0-3. It wasn't supposed to be
Vontaze Burfict's Return Won't Fix All That Ails Reeling Bengals
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 hours ago
last-minute field goal from beginning the season 0-3. It wasn't supposed to be like this. The Bengals have advanced to the playoffs each of the last five seasons. Last year, the team swept September and October, winning its first eight games. Over... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Despite a patchwork line, Raiders are making a run for itin what qualified as a relatively off day through three weeks of the season, th
Despite a patchwork line, Raiders are making a run for it
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 18 hours ago
in what qualified as a relatively off day through three weeks of the season, the Raiders look qualified to make a run at a playoff berth. A 17-10 win over the Tennessee Titans was unimpressive other than the final result and a 2-1 record. One of... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
CBS Sports’ Dan Fouts Talks Dolphins-Bengals On TNF, Bills-Pats SundayCox With this week’s games, the 2016 NFL season will be one quarter over. And
CBS Sports’ Dan Fouts Talks Dolphins-Bengals On TNF, Bills-Pats Sunday
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 21 hours ago
Cox With this week’s games, the 2016 NFL season will be one quarter over. And a lot of the action already has potential playoff implications. It may seem early, but every game counts. A win in September means just as much as a win in... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
CBS Sports’ Dan Fouts Talks Dolphins-Bengals On TNF, Bills-Pats SundayCox With this week’s games, the 2016 NFL season will be one quarter over. And
CBS Sports’ Dan Fouts Talks Dolphins-Bengals On TNF, Bills-Pats Sunday
CBS Baltimore / Posted 21 hours ago
Cox With this week’s games, the 2016 NFL season will be one quarter over. And a lot of the action already has potential playoff implications. It may seem early, but every game counts. A win in September means just as much as a win in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Chicago Bears more Mistakes than Monsters of the Midwayof the McCaskey ownership is an 11-24 record since Game 1 of the 2014 season, i
Chicago Bears more Mistakes than Monsters of the Midway
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
of the McCaskey ownership is an 11-24 record since Game 1 of the 2014 season, including 3-14 at home, not to mention one playoff appearance since 2006 and none since 2010. The Bears no longer are the Monsters of the Midway; they're the Mistakes... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
BetStars increases U.S. sports selectionBengals vs Washington Redskins (30 October). BetStars customers will be able t
BetStars increases U.S. sports selection
Rolling Good Times / Posted yesterday
Bengals vs Washington Redskins (30 October). BetStars customers will be able to bet on all 267 NFL regular season and playoff matches in-play this season, including Super Bowl LI in Houston, TX on Sunday, 5 February, 2017. BetStars will also... Read more
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Miami New Times
The Five Most Frustrating Things About Being A Miami Dolphins Fanwas 1984; so over three decades ago at this point. Dolphins fans that can even
The Five Most Frustrating Things About Being A Miami Dolphins Fan
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
was 1984; so over three decades ago at this point. Dolphins fans that can even remember the disappointment of losing in the Super Bowl that year are pushing 40. It's nearing Chicago Cubs level of disappointment at this point. Miami Dolphins fans... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Mike Freeman's 10-Point Stance: Niners Need to Embrace Colin Kaepernick AgainRams—are leading the division through three weeks. Kaepernick isn't the same p
Mike Freeman's 10-Point Stance: Niners Need to Embrace Colin Kaepernick Again
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
Rams—are leading the division through three weeks. Kaepernick isn't the same player he was when the 49ers went to the Super Bowl, but he's certainly better than Blaine Gabbert and his 68.6 passer rating and 3-to-3 touchdown-to-interception... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Bengals expect immediate impact by Burfictsat out the first three games for repeated illegal hits, including one during t
Bengals expect immediate impact by Burfict
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
sat out the first three games for repeated illegal hits, including one during the Bengals' latest first-round playoff loss. His hit to receiver Antonio Brown's head drew a penalty that set up Pittsburgh's last-minute field goal for the... Read more
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New York Post
Inside Eric Mangini’s Jets tenure: Favre arm-twist, 2-faced owner, Spygate regretwho excited the city in that first season as Jets coach by defecting from New E
Inside Eric Mangini’s Jets tenure: Favre arm-twist, 2-faced owner, Spygate regret
New York Post / Posted yesterday
who excited the city in that first season as Jets coach by defecting from New England and turning the Jets into a playoff team, it is easy to forget how big of a star Mangini was. He was nicknamed “Mangenius” and had a cameo on “The... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Bengals think they're better with volatile Burfict backsat out the first three games for his repeated illegal hits, including one duri
Bengals think they're better with volatile Burfict back
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted yesterday
sat out the first three games for his repeated illegal hits, including one during the Bengals' latest first-round playoff loss. His hit to receiver Antonio Brown's head drew a penalty that set up Pittsburgh's last-minute field goal for an... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Bengals think they're better with volatile Burfict backsat out the first three games for his repeated illegal hits, including one duri
Bengals think they're better with volatile Burfict back
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
sat out the first three games for his repeated illegal hits, including one during the Bengals' latest first-round playoff loss. His hit to receiver Antonio Brown's head drew a penalty that set up Pittsburgh's last-minute field goal for an... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Bengals think they're better with volatile Burfict backsat out the first three games for his repeated illegal hits, including one duri
Bengals think they're better with volatile Burfict back
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
sat out the first three games for his repeated illegal hits, including one during the Bengals' latest first-round playoff loss. His hit to receiver Antonio Brown's head drew a penalty that set up Pittsburgh's last-minute field goal for an... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Bengals think they're better with volatile Burfict backsat out the first three games for his repeated illegal hits, including one duri
Bengals think they're better with volatile Burfict back
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
sat out the first three games for his repeated illegal hits, including one during the Bengals' latest first-round playoff loss. His hit to receiver Antonio Brown's head drew a penalty that set up Pittsburgh's last-minute field goal for an... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Bengals think they're better with volatile Burfict backsat out the first three games for his repeated illegal hits, including one duri
Bengals think they're better with volatile Burfict back
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
sat out the first three games for his repeated illegal hits, including one during the Bengals' latest first-round playoff loss. His hit to receiver Antonio Brown's head drew a penalty that set up Pittsburgh's last-minute field goal for an... Read more
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NFL.com
Art of team building: Why Carson Wentz looms so largehis second year, although he played very little in the first year, but we won 1
Art of team building: Why Carson Wentz looms so large
NFL.com / Posted 2 days ago
his second year, although he played very little in the first year, but we won 11 games and went to the second round of the playoffs. By his third year, we went to the [NFC] Championship Game. Now, you got to be lucky. You can have a high pick and... Read more
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SportingNews
Eagles a threat in NFC with Carson Wentz thanks to brilliant management, coachingand a surprisingly good defense, Wentz and the Eagles look like legitimate cont
Eagles a threat in NFC with Carson Wentz thanks to brilliant management, coaching
SportingNews / Posted 2 days ago
and a surprisingly good defense, Wentz and the Eagles look like legitimate contenders for the NFC East title, and perhaps a playoff run. As a cautionary note, let's remember RGIII was Rookie of the Year in 2012 but lost his starting job in... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Man, the Saints were something 10 years ago … so?Saints held a 10-year anniversary Monday night. On September 26, 2006, the fran
Man, the Saints were something 10 years ago … so?
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
Saints held a 10-year anniversary Monday night. On September 26, 2006, the franchise played its first game in the Louisiana Superdome since Katrina sliced the roof off their home, and they had to evacuate to San Antonio, Texas, and Tiger Stadium in... Read more
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Boston Herald
MIAA to decide which Super Bowls will miss out on GilletteThe MIAA confirmed that Gillette Stadium will host six of this season’s eight h
MIAA to decide which Super Bowls will miss out on Gillette
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
The MIAA confirmed that Gillette Stadium will host six of this season’s eight high school Super Bowl championship contests on Dec. 3. Which six games will be played there, however, remains a mystery. Thanks to the new playoff alignment which... Read more
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NFL.com
NFL Power Rankings, Week 4: New England Patriots back on topon a short week -- with your backup quarterback. But how about winning by four
NFL Power Rankings, Week 4: New England Patriots back on top
NFL.com / Posted 2 days ago
on a short week -- with your backup quarterback. But how about winning by four scores with your third-string QB against a playoff team? Come on. Those "Bill Belichick is the greatest head coach of all time" pronouncements don't sound too... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Aaron Rodgers' Critics Won't Let a Little Thing Like Four Touchdowns Stop Themthrew for 779 yards, six touchdowns and one interception in a three-game losing
Aaron Rodgers' Critics Won't Let a Little Thing Like Four Touchdowns Stop Them
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
threw for 779 yards, six touchdowns and one interception in a three-game losing streak that featured two losses to eventual Super Bowl teams last year. In that stretch, Rodgers had one terrible game against the Broncos defense, then two pretty good... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Falcons Offense Might Be Enough to Mask Porous Defense, Spur Playoff Rungood on the defense. In fact, that D might be the worst in football. So by no
Falcons Offense Might Be Enough to Mask Porous Defense, Spur Playoff Run
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
good on the defense. In fact, that D might be the worst in football. So by no means did the Falcons declare themselves Super Bowl contenders in Week 3. But Atlanta now has the league's highest-scoring offense, the league's highest-rated passer,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Falcons vs. Saints: Score and Twitter Reaction for Monday Night FootballThe Atlanta Falcons last made the playoffs in the 2012 season, but their offens
Falcons vs. Saints: Score and Twitter Reaction for Monday Night Football
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
The Atlanta Falcons last made the playoffs in the 2012 season, but their offense appeared primed to change that drought during Monday's 45-32 victory over the New Orleans Saints. Atlanta is now 2-1 and alone in first place in the NFC South following... Read more
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Bleacher Report
NFL Power Rankings Week 4: 2016-17 Conference Standings and Super Bowl OddsSteelers and Seattle Seahawks have looked iffy as of late, which makes for inte
NFL Power Rankings Week 4: 2016-17 Conference Standings and Super Bowl Odds
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
Steelers and Seattle Seahawks have looked iffy as of late, which makes for interesting buy-low candidates when it comes to Super Bowl odds. Underdogs emerging as threats such as the Philadelphia Eagles and Baltimore Ravens were great buys weeks... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Wisconsin going places; local teams going nowhereline: If Wisconsin goes 10-2 with losses to Michigan and Ohio State but wins th
Wisconsin going places; local teams going nowhere
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
line: If Wisconsin goes 10-2 with losses to Michigan and Ohio State but wins the Big Ten title game, the College Football Playoff selection committee should not even debate whether to take the Badgers. (Though it will help if LSU and Michigan... Read more
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USA Today
NFL Week 3 overreactions: Were Steelers exposed?for the Panthers? Consider this, first, when weighing Carolina’s 1-2 start: Th
NFL Week 3 overreactions: Were Steelers exposed?
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
for the Panthers? Consider this, first, when weighing Carolina’s 1-2 start: The losses have come against the defending Super Bowl champion Broncos (on the road), and against an up-and-coming Vikings team (at home) that boasts a hard-hitting,... Read more
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New England Sports Network
NFL Week 3 Stock Watch: Is It Possible Bill Belichick Actually Is Undervalued?through three weeks of the NFL season, and one thing certainly stands out when
NFL Week 3 Stock Watch: Is It Possible Bill Belichick Actually Is Undervalued?
New England Sports Network / Posted 3 days ago
through three weeks of the NFL season, and one thing certainly stands out when you look around the league: The road to the Super Bowl almost certainly runs through Foxboro. The New England Patriots stand out as one of — if not the best — team in... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Siemian shows that Broncos have all they need in 29-17 winCINCINNATI (AP) - The Broncos' defense was back in force, led by Super Bowl MVP
Siemian shows that Broncos have all they need in 29-17 win
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 3 days ago
CINCINNATI (AP) - The Broncos' defense was back in force, led by Super Bowl MVP Von Miller. The offense has gifted receivers with Emmanuel Sanders and Demaryius Thomas. C.J. Anderson was there to run the ball. Could they even come close to... Read more
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SportingNews
Trevor Siemian brings leadership, legitimacy, 'gusto' to Broncos' offensewin in his first road start at Cincinnati on Sunday. Siemian asserted himself
Trevor Siemian brings leadership, legitimacy, 'gusto' to Broncos' offense
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
win in his first road start at Cincinnati on Sunday. Siemian asserted himself as a leader capable of leading the defending Super Bowl champions against another playoff contender. He’s led the Broncos to wins against Cam Newton, Andrew Luck and Andy... Read more
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SportingNews
Ben Roethlisberger and Steelers 'stunk,' but their key is to keep that in past tensepreparations for next Sunday’s home game against Kansas City. But getting your
Ben Roethlisberger and Steelers 'stunk,' but their key is to keep that in past tense
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
preparations for next Sunday’s home game against Kansas City. But getting your behind kicked does not preclude a team from Super Bowl contention. The Broncos last season lost 29-13 at home to the Chiefs and lost twice in a row in December games... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Deaths of Arnold Palmer, Jose Fernandez hit hard(1-2) made Trevor Siemian look like John Elway in losing their second straight
Deaths of Arnold Palmer, Jose Fernandez hit hard
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
(1-2) made Trevor Siemian look like John Elway in losing their second straight game Sunday, 29-17 at home to the defending Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos. Cincinnati has gone 5-7 in its past 12 games – including a playoff loss – since starting... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Steelers suffer worst loss in 27 yearson week earlier. The two-game 92-10 debacle became an unlikely Week Three win o
Steelers suffer worst loss in 27 years
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 3 days ago
on week earlier. The two-game 92-10 debacle became an unlikely Week Three win over the Vikings, who were a trendy Super Bowl pick at the time. The upset sparked an eventual playoff berth for the Steelers, who would beat the Oilers in the... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Siemian shows that Broncos have all they need in 29-17 winCINCINNATI (AP) - The Broncos' defense was back in force, led by Super Bowl MVP
Siemian shows that Broncos have all they need in 29-17 win
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 days ago
CINCINNATI (AP) - The Broncos' defense was back in force, led by Super Bowl MVP Von Miller. The offense has gifted receivers with Emmanuel Sanders and Demaryius Thomas. C.J. Anderson was there to run the ball. Could they even come close to... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Siemian shows that Broncos have all they need in 29-17 winCINCINNATI (AP) - The Broncos' defense was back in force, led by Super Bowl MVP
Siemian shows that Broncos have all they need in 29-17 win
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
CINCINNATI (AP) - The Broncos' defense was back in force, led by Super Bowl MVP Von Miller. The offense has gifted receivers with Emmanuel Sanders and Demaryius Thomas. C.J. Anderson was there to run the ball. Could they even come close to... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Siemian shows that Broncos have all they need in 29-17 winCINCINNATI (AP) - The Broncos' defense was back in force, led by Super Bowl MVP
Siemian shows that Broncos have all they need in 29-17 win
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
CINCINNATI (AP) - The Broncos' defense was back in force, led by Super Bowl MVP Von Miller. The offense has gifted receivers with Emmanuel Sanders and Demaryius Thomas. C.J. Anderson was there to run the ball. Could they even come close to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Packers' Aaron Rodgers bounces back, slices up Detroit Lions defensepassing yards per game (189.5). Even more shocking was that the two-time MVP h
Packers' Aaron Rodgers bounces back, slices up Detroit Lions defense
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
passing yards per game (189.5). Even more shocking was that the two-time MVP had gone 14 consecutive games (including two playoff contests) with a sub-100 passer rating. Rodgers ended that dubious streak in a huge way in the Packers’ 34-27... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Three games into 2016, it's time for Bears to start planning for 2017since the merger in 1970 have reached the postseason after an 0-3 start, and on
Three games into 2016, it's time for Bears to start planning for 2017
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
since the merger in 1970 have reached the postseason after an 0-3 start, and one was the 1982 Bucs in an expanded 16-team playoff field after the players' strike. The last was the 1998 Bills. This team will be deep in personnel meetings before... Read more
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Philly.com
McLane: So far, everything going Pederson's wayfollowing lopsided wins over the suspect Browns and Bears. Wait till the Eagle
McLane: So far, everything going Pederson's way
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
following lopsided wins over the suspect Browns and Bears. Wait till the Eagles play Pittsburgh, a team with legitimate playoff and Super Bowl aspirations, and then we'll know. A loss wouldn't necessarily be a devastating one for a young team... Read more
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NFL.com
Snap Judgments: Zimmer, Vikings riding defense to 3-0 startsuffered by its top offensive weapon in Peterson has not deterred these Vikings
Snap Judgments: Zimmer, Vikings riding defense to 3-0 start
NFL.com / Posted 3 days ago
suffered by its top offensive weapon in Peterson has not deterred these Vikings. They still believe they're a legitimate Super Bowl contender, and if it takes the defense to lead the way there, so be it. They can go that route. A whopping five... Read more
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USA Today
Carson Wentz is shattering even the loftiest expectations as Eagles soarfirst two victories came against the Cleveland Browns and Chicago Bears. This w
Carson Wentz is shattering even the loftiest expectations as Eagles soar
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
first two victories came against the Cleveland Browns and Chicago Bears. This was different. Wentz dissected a legitimate Super Bowl contender. And now the Eagles are 3-0, have sole possession of first place in the NFC East and look every bit like... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Eagles 'not Comfortable' After Historic 3-0 Startafternoon, also did it. But that team’s quarterback, Ben Roethlisberger, was i
Eagles 'not Comfortable' After Historic 3-0 Start
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
afternoon, also did it. But that team’s quarterback, Ben Roethlisberger, was in his fourth season and had already won a Super Bowl. This team’s quarterback was a third-stringer a month ago. Nobody saw this coming, and if they say they did,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Carson Wentz Is Proving Everyone Wrong, and Doing It Easilygreater level of competition he’s usually been granted that opportunity because
Carson Wentz Is Proving Everyone Wrong, and Doing It Easily
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 days ago
greater level of competition he’s usually been granted that opportunity because of a belief that his physical skills are superior to most. But it’s difficult, if not impossible, to gauge his ability to mentally process the game at a higher... Read more
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