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Bleacher Report
Hidden Gems at Every Fantasy PositionAs the NFL gets more and more pass-happy, the number of fantasy-relevant wide r
Hidden Gems at Every Fantasy Position
Bleacher Report / Posted 22 hours ago
As the NFL gets more and more pass-happy, the number of fantasy-relevant wide receivers increases. Because there are so many to choose from, there are a handful of diamonds to be found in the rough. One of the most predictable developments of the... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Press Coverage: No Packer can replace Nelson, but five Packers canIn a new series called Press Coverage, the Newsline 9 Sports staff offer opinio
Press Coverage: No Packer can replace Nelson, but five Packers can
WAOW Wausau / Posted yesterday
In a new series called Press Coverage, the Newsline 9 Sports staff offer opinions on the current sports landscape in Wisconsin. Below, Josh Holland discusses how no single Packer receiver can replace Jordy Nelson, but five Packers can. I had never... Read more
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News 8000
- Highlight ZoneTAKE SOT FALL HZ OPEN Good evening....I'm Gregg Wavrunek. And I'm Charlie Cl
- Highlight Zone
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
TAKE SOT FALL HZ OPEN Good evening....I'm Gregg Wavrunek. And I'm Charlie Clifford. football weather Week two represents for many. the final nonconference game of the season. Logan looks to head into the M-V-C schedule with a two-and-oh... Read more
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Boston Globe
Yes, you should still draft Tom Brady in fantasy. Here’s how.Kelly has a habit of making quarterbacks look good. Nick Foles’s 2013 season wi
Yes, you should still draft Tom Brady in fantasy. Here’s how.
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Kelly has a habit of making quarterbacks look good. Nick Foles’s 2013 season with 27 touchdowns and two interceptions was greatly influenced by Kelly’s scheme. In Mark Sanchez’s first five games under center for Kelly last year, he averaged 280.8... Read more
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The Brown and White
Fantasy football 2015 preview: Quarterback rankings, projections, sleepers and bustsIn most fantasy football leagues, quarterbacks are the highest scorers and, ine
Fantasy football 2015 preview: Quarterback rankings, projections, sleepers and busts
The Brown and White / Posted 2 days ago
In most fantasy football leagues, quarterbacks are the highest scorers and, inevitably, the most likely players to be overvalued in preseason drafts. Whether by name recognition or a lack of understanding just how deep the position is, overzealous... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Fantasy football 2015 preview: Quarterback rankings, projections, sleepers and bustsIn most fantasy football leagues, quarterbacks are the highest scorers and, ine
Fantasy football 2015 preview: Quarterback rankings, projections, sleepers and busts
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
In most fantasy football leagues, quarterbacks are the highest scorers and, inevitably, the most likely players to be overvalued in preseason drafts. Whether by name recognition or a lack of understanding just how deep the position is, overzealous... Read more
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Boston Globe
Yes, you can still draft Tom Brady in fantasy. Here’s how.Kelly has a habit of making quarterbacks look good. Nick Foles’s 2013 season wi
Yes, you can still draft Tom Brady in fantasy. Here’s how.
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Kelly has a habit of making quarterbacks look good. Nick Foles’s 2013 season with 27 touchdowns and two interceptions was greatly influenced by Kelly’s scheme. In Mark Sanchez’s first five games under center for Kelly last year, he averaged 280.8... Read more
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ESPN
Reggie Wayne officially joins New England PatriotsFOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Veteran wide receiver Reggie Wayne said he had other optio
Reggie Wayne officially joins New England Patriots
ESPN / Posted 5 days ago
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Veteran wide receiver Reggie Wayne said he had other options to consider before signing a one-year contract with the New England Patriots on Tuesday but feels he made the right choice because it meets his primary goal. "I want... Read more
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SportingNews
Fantasy Football Burning Questions: How will the Packers replace Jordy Nelson?Welp, down goes another elite receiver with the Packers' Jordy Nelson joining t
Fantasy Football Burning Questions: How will the Packers replace Jordy Nelson?
SportingNews / Posted 5 days ago
Welp, down goes another elite receiver with the Packers' Jordy Nelson joining the Panthers' Kelvin Benjamin in the long recovery from ACL surgery. Nelson and Benjamin, both top 12 fantasy football WRs in our preseason rankings, will miss the entire... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Even with Empty Tank, Wayne Fits with PatsThere's a reason six-time Pro Bowler Reggie Wayne remained on the open market f
Even with Empty Tank, Wayne Fits with Pats
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 days ago
There's a reason six-time Pro Bowler Reggie Wayne remained on the open market for over five months this offseason. Nobody, not even the veteran-addicted New England Patriots, were willing to give the 36-year-old a shot before the receiver-starved... Read more
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FOX 25 Boston
Will Reggie Wayne Be a Good Fit in Foxboro?FOXBORO - On Monday, the New England Patriots announced the signing of Reggie W
Will Reggie Wayne Be a Good Fit in Foxboro?
FOX 25 Boston / Posted 5 days ago
FOXBORO - On Monday, the New England Patriots announced the signing of Reggie Wayne to a one year contract. ESPN’s Adam Schefter was first to report that Wayne was visiting Foxboro on Sunday and taking a physical with the Patriots. This move comes at... Read more
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NFL.com
Reggie Wayne agrees to one-year deal with PatriotsNFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday that Wayne has agreed to terms o
Reggie Wayne agrees to one-year deal with Patriots
NFL.com / Posted 6 days ago
NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday that Wayne has agreed to terms on a one-year deal to join the Patriots. Wayne had been hoping for one last chance in the NFL, and the 36-year-old will get it with the defending champions at a receiver... Read more
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Bleacher Report
What Could Packers Offense Look Like Without Jordy?It was a non-contact injury, and it appeared to be nothing serious. Nelson even
What Could Packers Offense Look Like Without Jordy?
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 days ago
It was a non-contact injury, and it appeared to be nothing serious. Nelson even walked off the field and then back to the locker room under his own power. Here's the non-contact injury of Jordy Nelson in the Packers-Steelers game. Initial reports... Read more
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Boston Globe
Tom Brady makes another brief preseason outing against SaintsIn 29 college games with the Michigan Wolverines, Brady completed 61.9 percent
Tom Brady makes another brief preseason outing against Saints
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
In 29 college games with the Michigan Wolverines, Brady completed 61.9 percent of his passes for 4,773 yards with 30 touchdowns and 17 interceptions. Brady had a very unspectacular NFL combine, failing to impress NFL scouts in athletic testing... Read more
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Denver Post
Broncos vs. Texans: What to watch in preseason matchupHOUSTON — The Broncos and Texans didn't part with kind words after their last p
Broncos vs. Texans: What to watch in preseason matchup
Denver Post / Posted 8 days ago
HOUSTON — The Broncos and Texans didn't part with kind words after their last preseason meeting last year. Peyton Manning, coming of his record 2013 season, picked up another personal record during the matchup in Denver: a taunting fine. The... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
The Special One? Yes. The Ruthless One? Hardly. Jos� Mourinho didn't get himself or his teams where they are today without th
The Special One? Yes. The Ruthless One? Hardly.
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 9 days ago
Jos� Mourinho didn't get himself or his teams where they are today without the ability to make tough calls when necessary.But compared to the best coach currently in football you`d have to say Mourinho... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Panthers looking for answers at wide receiverThe devastating news of Benjamin's torn ACL didn't arrive until much later in t
Panthers looking for answers at wide receiver
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
The devastating news of Benjamin's torn ACL didn't arrive until much later in the day and now anybody with an interest in the Panthers future is hoping and praying Funchess can provide some sort of relief to the sudden loss of the team's top... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Ron Rivera: We aren’t looking outside team for receivers right nowAnd that’s why you’ll be picking in the top 10 next year. “Right now.” As in t
Ron Rivera: We aren’t looking outside team for receivers right now
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 10 days ago
And that’s why you’ll be picking in the top 10 next year. “Right now.” As in this exact moment. As soon as we’re done talking that’s a different story. Rivera, pull your head out of your ass. Funchess is going to take a while to develop and our... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Making Up for the Loss of Kelvin BenjaminThis is a huge blow to the team; there’s no way to sugarcoat it. The Panthers’
Making Up for the Loss of Kelvin Benjamin
Bleacher Report / Posted 10 days ago
This is a huge blow to the team; there’s no way to sugarcoat it. The Panthers’ passing game last season was really a two-man affair with Benjamin and Greg Olsen. Benjamin defined the entire passing attack—it was almost entirely designed around his... Read more
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The News & Observer
Panthers’ loss of Kelvin Benjamin will be tough to overcome | News & Observer August 19, 2015 Receiver came to camp leaner, impressive
Panthers’ loss of Kelvin Benjamin will be tough to overcome
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
| News & Observer August 19, 2015 Receiver came to camp leaner, impressive running routes, catching passes Big question with... Read more
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NFL.com
Wayne, Welker among Panthers' free-agent optionsNightmare became reality for the Panthers on Wednesday with news that No. 1 wid
Wayne, Welker among Panthers' free-agent options
NFL.com / Posted 10 days ago
Nightmare became reality for the Panthers on Wednesday with news that No. 1 wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin is done for the season with a torn ACL. With Benjamin headed to injured reserve, the Panthers could look to sign a veteran receiver. Watch... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Beasley's Maturation Among Best Things About CampWhile the attention recently has been on Dez Bryant’s supposed Wal-Mart video,
Beasley's Maturation Among Best Things About Camp
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 12 days ago
While the attention recently has been on Dez Bryant’s supposed Wal-Mart video, Dez Bryant’s contract and now Dez Bryant’s hamstring, there’s something else among the receiving corps that deserves some attention. Simply put, cornerbacks – Cowboys nor... Read more
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Boston Globe
Tom Brady posts to Facebook: ‘Helmet is on... I’ll see you tonight’Good to be HOME! Helmet is on... I?ll see you tonight Gillette Stadium!!! In 2
Tom Brady posts to Facebook: ‘Helmet is on... I’ll see you tonight’
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
Good to be HOME! Helmet is on... I?ll see you tonight Gillette Stadium!!! In 29 college games with the Michigan Wolverines, Brady completed 61.9 percent of his passes for 4,773 yards with 30 touchdowns and 17 interceptions. Brady had a very... Read more
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Boston Globe
Tom Brady unlikely to play in first preseason game vs. PackersIn 29 college games with the Michigan Wolverines, Brady completed 61.9 percent
Tom Brady unlikely to play in first preseason game vs. Packers
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
In 29 college games with the Michigan Wolverines, Brady completed 61.9 percent of his passes for 4,773 yards with 30 touchdowns and 17 interceptions. Brady had a very unspectacular NFL combine, failing to impress NFL scouts in athletic testing... Read more
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Philly.com
Who needs an elite receiver?Marcus Hayes, Daily News Sports Columnist Posted: Thursday, August 13, 2015, 3:
Who needs an elite receiver?
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
Marcus Hayes, Daily News Sports Columnist Posted: Thursday, August 13, 2015, 3:01 AM Indeed, Watters and Fryar were almost regal in their demeanor; certainly, noble in their air. The Eagles always have had a Ricky Watters. He begat Duce Staley, who... Read more
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Denver Post
Peyton Manning on the move: Broncos quarterback looks goodHe jogs to the podium Wednesday, cleats in hand, sun beating down on his face.
Peyton Manning on the move: Broncos quarterback looks good
Denver Post / Posted 17 days ago
He jogs to the podium Wednesday, cleats in hand, sun beating down on his face. He looks stronger from rigorous offseason workouts and leaner through an improved diet that still allows room for an occasional chicken parm. His wit is drier than... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Tracy Saul set to enter Southwest Conference Hall of Fame.Provided by: Texas Tech University LUBBOCK, Texas – The Texas Sports Hall of F
Tracy Saul set to enter Southwest Conference Hall of Fame.
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 18 days ago
Provided by: Texas Tech University LUBBOCK, Texas – The Texas Sports Hall of Fame announced Wednesday that former Texas Tech All-American defensive back Tracy Saul will be one of nine new members to the Southwest Conference Hall of Fame. Saul, a... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Fantasy Football Sleepers 2015: Underrated Players to Target in Early DraftsThe key to a successful fantasy football draft isn't the early rounds. Every co
Fantasy Football Sleepers 2015: Underrated Players to Target in Early Drafts
Bleacher Report / Posted 18 days ago
The key to a successful fantasy football draft isn't the early rounds. Every contending team is going to need terrific production from its star players in order to make a run toward the title. Drafts are won in the latter stages by walking away with... Read more
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NFL.com
Bears OC Gase compares Eddie Royal to Wes WelkerOffensive coordinator Adam Gase went so far as to compare Royal with one of the
Bears OC Gase compares Eddie Royal to Wes Welker
NFL.com / Posted 22 days ago
Offensive coordinator Adam Gase went so far as to compare Royal with one of the best slot receivers of this generation: Wes Welker. Per the Chicago Tribune, Gase pointed to similarities in sharp vision and route running when making the comparison,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bears coaches, teammates excited about Eddie Royal's potential in offenseBOURBONNAIS — Alshon Jeffery's grin widens, his head nodding with excitement. T
Bears coaches, teammates excited about Eddie Royal's potential in offense
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
BOURBONNAIS — Alshon Jeffery's grin widens, his head nodding with excitement. The Bears receiver sits outside the dining hall at Olivet Nazarene University, and as the conversation shifts to new teammate Eddie Royal, Jeffery lights up. Forget about... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Players reminded that receivers get more protection on interceptionsAs training camps open around the league, the NFL has circulated a video to all
Players reminded that receivers get more protection on interceptions
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 23 days ago
As training camps open around the league, the NFL has circulated a video to all 32 teams, reminding players of rules changes for this year. And the first change mentioned in the video is giving even more protection to receivers from hits by defensive... Read more
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Boston Globe
Former Packers GM to Roger Goodell: ‘Way to go on that Brady thing’In 29 college games with the Michigan Wolverines, Brady completed 61.9 percent
Former Packers GM to Roger Goodell: ‘Way to go on that Brady thing’
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
In 29 college games with the Michigan Wolverines, Brady completed 61.9 percent of his passes for 4,773 yards with 30 touchdowns and 17 interceptions. Brady had a very unspectacular NFL combine, failing to impress NFL scouts in athletic testing... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah football's Britain Covey is doing some planningSALT LAKE CITY — Britain Covey doesn’t need to know by rote all the empowerment
Utah football's Britain Covey is doing some planning
Deseret News / Posted 23 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Britain Covey doesn’t need to know by rote all the empowerment material his well-known grandfather wrote. He has that stuff down. He’s a 5-foot-8, 166-pound receiver. Want to stretch your limits, expand your horizons, promote... Read more
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Denver Post
Emmanuel Sanders takes on leadership role with BroncosWatch Emmanuel Sanders closely throughout a Broncos practice and one thing is i
Emmanuel Sanders takes on leadership role with Broncos
Denver Post / Posted 24 days ago
Watch Emmanuel Sanders closely throughout a Broncos practice and one thing is immediately clear: He cannot stop. One minute he's hauling in an over-the-shoulder catch in the far corner of the end zone. The next he's roaming the sideline, tossing a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Tom Brady on Mark Brunell: ‘He’s a Patriot hater. They all are’Screengrab from Tom Brady’s private email. In 29 college games with the Michig
Tom Brady on Mark Brunell: ‘He’s a Patriot hater. They all are’
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
Screengrab from Tom Brady’s private email. In 29 college games with the Michigan Wolverines, Brady completed 61.9 percent of his passes for 4,773 yards with 30 touchdowns and 17 interceptions. Brady had a very unspectacular NFL combine, failing to... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Reggie Wayne rumor mill: The latest on where the former Colts wide receiver could landWhen the Indianapolis Colts announced it would not be re-signing longtime wide
Reggie Wayne rumor mill: The latest on where the former Colts wide receiver could land
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 24 days ago
When the Indianapolis Colts announced it would not be re-signing longtime wide receiver Reggie Wayne, rumors began immediately flying about where he would end up. An easy leap to make for the 36-year-old’s destination is the Denver Broncos,... Read more
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CBS Sports
Comparing Jets to Game of Thrones after George R.R. Martin attends campGeorge R.R. Martin loves his jets. (Twitter) George R.R. Martin, the author of
Comparing Jets to Game of Thrones after George R.R. Martin attends camp
CBS Sports / Posted 24 days ago
George R.R. Martin loves his jets. (Twitter) George R.R. Martin, the author of the A Song of Ice and Fire books on which the HBO hit Game of Thrones is based, is supposedly so hard at work writing the latest installment – The Winds of Winter – that... Read more
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SportingNews
From draft to Deflategate: This is Tom Brady's NFL lifeThe Patriots open up their offense with Randy Moss, Wes Welker and others, and
From draft to Deflategate: This is Tom Brady's NFL life
SportingNews / Posted 27 days ago
The Patriots open up their offense with Randy Moss, Wes Welker and others, and Brady responds with the best regular season by any quarterback in NFL history, throwing for 4,806 yards and a record 50 touchdowns with only eight interceptions. It adds... Read more
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CBS Sports
Bernard Pollard doesn't like Brady, but is against a 4-game suspensionBernard Pollard is a familiar name for fans of the New England Patriots. He has
Bernard Pollard doesn't like Brady, but is against a 4-game suspension
CBS Sports / Posted 29 days ago
Bernard Pollard is a familiar name for fans of the New England Patriots. He has a long history with the team, dating back to his low hit on Tom Brady that tore the quarterback's ACL back in 2008. (The hit resulted in a rule change that made similar... Read more

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