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  • newVon Miller has high praise for the 49ers’ offensive tackles

    Von Miller has high praise for the 49ers’ offensive tackles

    The 49ers have a lot of work to do on rebuilding from last year’s 2-14 season, but they’re set at the important position of offensive tackle. That’s the word from Broncos pass rusher Von Miller, who has been going against the 49ers’ offensive tackles in the teams’ joint practices. Miller said Trent Brown, the 49ers’ [more]
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  • newJohn Lynch: Joint practices “great opportunity” to explore trades

    John Lynch: Joint practices “great opportunity” to explore trades

    When teams hold joint practices during the summer, there’s often talk about the benefits that come from working against other players after spending weeks with the familiar faces on their own roster. The 49ers hope to get some of those benefits while working with the Broncos this week, but that’s not the only potential plus [more]
    - 49 mins ago, 17 Aug 17, 8:34am -
  • newAlex Smith’s agent isn’t worried about him finding another home, eventually

    Alex Smith’s agent isn’t worried about him finding another home, eventually

    The Chiefs are slowly nudging rookie quarterback Patrick Mahomes up the line. But the agent for veteran starter Alex Smith said he’s not worried about the day when Mahomes reaches the front. Tom Condon told Pete Sweeney of “The Fuzzcast” podcast that he’s not worried about how Smith would handle the Chiefs’ handling of Mahomes, [more]
    - 55 mins ago, 17 Aug 17, 8:28am -
  • newPatriots send Derek Rivers back home after Wednesday injury

    Patriots send Derek Rivers back home after Wednesday injury

    Rookie Derek Rivers is one of the players in the mix for work at defensive end for the Patriots this season, but his chances of gaining playing time could be impacted by an injury. Rivers left Wednesday’s joint practice with the Texans after hurting his left leg/knee and Mike Giardi of CSN New England reports [more]
    - 2 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 7:52am -
  • newWill NFLPA sue NFL over allegation of victim-shaming?

    Will NFLPA sue NFL over allegation of victim-shaming?

    The legal battle arising from the Ezekiel Elliott suspension could spawn other courtroom skirmishes. On Monday, the NFL made a stunning allegation against the NFL Players Association: “[W]e’ve received multiple reports of the NFLPA spreading derogatory information to the media.” During a Thursday appearance on PFT Live, NFLPA executive committee member Lorenzo Alexander used the [more]
    - 2 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 7:31am -
  • newRyan Kelly needs foot surgery, will miss regular season time

    Ryan Kelly needs foot surgery, will miss regular season time

    The Colts haven’t made a definitive call on quarterback Andrew Luck‘s status for the first week of the regular season, but they know they won’t have center Ryan Kelly in the lineup. Colts coach Chuck Pagano said Thursday, via Stephen Holder of the Indianapolis Star, that Kelly will have surgery on the foot injury that [more]
    - 2 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 7:24am -
  • newMike Tice finds something beneficial about Donald Penn’s holdout

    Mike Tice finds something beneficial about Donald Penn’s holdout

    The Raiders don’t have left tackle Donald Penn practicing with the team and there’s no sign that his decision to hold out in hopes of landing a new contract is coming to an end soon, which would seem to be the sort of thing that would be hard for offensive line coach Mike Tice to [more]
    - 2 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 7:14am -
  • newRams, Steelers taking very different approaches with high-profile holdouts

    Rams, Steelers taking very different approaches with high-profile holdouts

    At a time when the Steelers repeatedly are squeezing running back Le'Veon Bell to show up for training camp, the Rams are applying a much different approach to defensive tackle Aaron Donald. Appearing on Thursday’s PFT Live, Rams G.M. Les Snead declined to characterize Donald’s expectations for a new contract, praised his ability to disrupt [more]
    - 2 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 7:02am -
  • newGreg Olsen’s not sweating whether he’s next for extension

    Greg Olsen’s not sweating whether he’s next for extension

    Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis broke the seal on contract extensions this week, which would seem to be good news for teammate Greg Olsen. But after failed attempts to get a raise this summer which included hints that he might hold out of training camp (though that was never likely), Olsen has taken a measured approach [more]
    - 3 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 6:44am -
  • newRams still like Tavon Austin’s potential, despite injuries

    Rams still like Tavon Austin’s potential, despite injuries

    Tavon Austin hasn’t become the kind of player the Rams thought he would be when they traded up to take him with the eighth overall pick in the 2013 NFL draft. But the Rams still think he can be that player. Rams General Manager Les Snead said on PFT Live that Austin’s wrist and hamstring [more]
    - 3 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 5:56am -

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  • newJayrone Elliott eyeing next step in Packers' defense
    GREEN BAY – Winston Moss has seen this kind of progression before in his linebackers. From Desmond Bishop to Nick Perry , the Packers associate head coach has watched countless playmakers go from backups waiting for years in the wings to full-fledged contributors during his 11-plus seasons leading Green
    - 53 mins ago, 17 Aug 17, 8:30am -
  • newCowboys LB Jaylon Smith on 'pitch count' in NFL debut

    Cowboys LB Jaylon Smith on 'pitch count' in NFL debut

    The former Notre Dame star will end a 19-month rehab from a devastating knee injury by making his NFL debut Saturday against the Colts.
    - 53 mins ago, 17 Aug 17, 8:30am -
  • newMike McCarthy likes what he's seen from Packers' interior offensive line
    GREEN BAY – The interior of the Packers' offensive line may have a new look this season, but Head Coach Mike McCarthy likes what he's seen from the unit thus far in training camp. Veteran Jahri Evans and Lane Taylor have stepped into the starting spots at guard, joining center Corey Linsley ,
    - 1 hour ago, 17 Aug 17, 8:15am -
  • newMiami Dolphins are the perfect test for the Ravens offense

    Miami Dolphins are the perfect test for the Ravens offense

    What does a retirement, two season-ending injuries and one expected starting left tackle being absent all have in common? They all happened to the Ravens offensive line.Ronnie Stanley did not participate in over half of this weeks practice. With Alex Lewis and Nico Siragusa out, the Ravens will jumble
    - 1 hour ago, 17 Aug 17, 8:13am -
  • newWill Bills wide receivers step up in Preseason Week 2?

    Will Bills wide receivers step up in Preseason Week 2?

    NFL Network's Kay Adams talks about her expectations for Bills wide receivers Zay Jones and Anquan Boldin in the Bills vs Eagles Preseason Week 2 matchup.
    - 1 hour ago, 17 Aug 17, 8:12am -
  • newRanking all of the 2017 NFL broadcast teams
    The best of the Internet, plus musings by SI.com writer, Jimmy Traina. Get the link to a new Traina's Thoughts each day by following on Twitter and liking on Facebook. Catch up on previous editions of Traina Thoughts. And check Jimmy Traina's weekly podcast, "Off The Board," on iTunes
    - 1 hour ago, 17 Aug 17, 8:09am -
  • newWill Blake Bortles step up in Preseason Week 2?

    Will Blake Bortles step up in Preseason Week 2?

    NFL Network's Peter Schrager discusses why the performance of Jaguars QB Blake Bortles is the one thing to watch in the Buccaneers vs Jaguars Preseason Week 2 matchup.
    - 1 hour ago, 17 Aug 17, 8:06am -
  • newNFL's pointless attack on union makes messy Ezekiel Elliott case even messier

    NFL's pointless attack on union makes messy Ezekiel Elliott case even messier

    The NFL just could not approach the Ezekiel Elliott appeal with a cool head and solid evidence. It had to pick a fight with the players union, just because it could.
    - 1 hour ago, 17 Aug 17, 8:04am -
  • newWho's ready for the return of Jay Cutler to NFL action?

    Who's ready for the return of Jay Cutler to NFL action?

    Jay Cutler will be back on the field Thursday night, as he makes his Dolphins debut at home against the Baltimore Ravens.
    - 1 hour ago, 17 Aug 17, 8:03am -
  • newBrowns bid to NFL to host draft in 2019 or 2020

    Browns bid to NFL to host draft in 2019 or 2020

    The Cleveland Browns are hoping to host the NFL draft in 2019 or 2020. The team has partnered with the Pro Football Hall of Fame and Greater Cleveland Sports Commission to potentially host the annual three-day event. After years at Radio City Music Hall, the draft has been on the road the past few
    - 2 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 7:47am -

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  • Duane Brown absent as Texans depart for camp
    Houston Texans left tackle Duane Brown was absent Tuesday as the team prepared to leave for training camp in West Virginia, according to NFL Network's James Palmer.
    - 23 days ago, 25 Jul 17, 8:27am -
  • Injuries: Colts' Malik Hooker starts camp on PUP list
    The Indianapolis Colts announced Tuesday that first-round draft pick Malik Hooker will open training camp on the PUP list. Hooker injured his hamstring during Monday's conditioning test.
    - 23 days ago, 25 Jul 17, 7:06am -
  • Ravens RB Kenneth Dixon suffers meniscus tear
    Ravens RB Kenneth Dixon enters Year 2 facing more adversity. After earning a four-game ban for violating the league's policy on performance enhancing drugs, Dixon is slated for knee surgery Tuesday.
    - 23 days ago, 25 Jul 17, 6:39am -
  • Jeremy Kerley: Colin Kaepernick still 'loves the game'
    Former 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned. For his ex-teammate in San Francisco, Jeremy Kerley, that's a shame. Because for Kerley, Kaepernick "knows how to get" a team back to the Super Bowl.
    - 23 days ago, 25 Jul 17, 6:13am -
  • Dez Bryant: 'Nobody reps the star more than me'
    Cowboys star receiver Dez Bryant may have shown up late to training camp, but that didn't stop him from professing his love for the organization that drafted him.
    - 23 days ago, 25 Jul 17, 4:55am -
  • Andy Reid responds to Tamba Hali's Twitter firestorm
    Veteran pass rusher Tamba Hali took to Twitter to vent some frustration he has with fellow Chiefs teammates. Coach Andy Reid said Hali "doesn't need to go there and do all that."
    - 24 days ago, 24 Jul 17, 2:31pm -
  • Broncos, GM John Elway reach agreement on new deal
    The Broncos have reached an agreement with general manager John Elway on a new five-year deal through 2021, the team announced Monday.
    - 24 days ago, 24 Jul 17, 1:53pm -
  • Lucky Whitehead arrested on petty larceny charge
    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Lucky Whitehead was arrested and charged with misdemeanor petty larceny in June after he was accused of shoplifting in Virginia, according to court and police records.
    - 24 days ago, 24 Jul 17, 11:48am -
  • Colts GM: Andrew Luck to open training camp on PUP
    The Colts will open training camp with their franchise quarterback on the sideline. GM Chris Ballard announced Monday that Andrew Luck will be placed on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list.
    - 24 days ago, 24 Jul 17, 10:25am -

Scout.com

  • Ohio State A Favorite For 2019 Kenny McIntosh
    COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State hosted several top prospects for their recent Friday Night Lights camp, including 2019 four-star athlete Kenny McIntosh, from Fort Lauderdale University School.
    - 25 days ago, 23 Jul 17, 9:21am -
  • Rosegreen's Nephew Adds Auburn Offer

    Rosegreen's Nephew Adds Auburn Offer

    Talented cornerback Jamari Brown talks about his Auburn offer and why the Tigers are in the hunt.
    - 25 days ago, 23 Jul 17, 9:00am -
  • Sunday slant: Camp storylines
    The Minnesota Vikings have plenty to keep track of during training camp, from comeback attempts to starting battles to the unheralded to watch.
    - 25 days ago, 23 Jul 17, 7:05am -
  • Watch: Top 15 Camp Battles – No. 4 Receiver
    Based on Green Bay's offensive history the past eight seasons, the No. 4 receiver is a key role. The No. 5 receiver is not.
    - 25 days ago, 23 Jul 17, 6:56am -
  • Training Camp Preview: Defensive Line

    Training Camp Preview: Defensive Line

    This has a chance to be the team's best defensive line since the 2010 group that helped power a Super Bowl championship.
    - 25 days ago, 23 Jul 17, 5:28am -
  • Dallas Cowboys 1st+10: A Truly Bizarre Week

    Dallas Cowboys 1st+10: A Truly Bizarre Week

    In this edition of 1st and 10 I examine what has to be a truly bizarre week in recent Dallas Cowboys history, from bar fights to dognappings to strip-club footraces
    - 25 days ago, 23 Jul 17, 5:01am -
  • LISTEN: Will Bolles Win The Starting LT Job?

    LISTEN: Will Bolles Win The Starting LT Job?

    Nick Kendell and Carl Dumler break down the Broncos situation at offensive tackle. A rookie first-rounder, former second round pick, a high-dollar veteran and more go under the microscope.
    - 25 days ago, 22 Jul 17, 10:17pm -
  • Watch: Driver on Hall of Fame Honor

    Watch: Driver on Hall of Fame Honor

    When did Donald Driver start think about being a member of the Packers Hall of Fame? He discussed that and his record-setting career before Saturday night’s induction.
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  • Monday Decision Coming For Tannor

    Monday Decision Coming For Tannor

    Top pass rush target Caleb Tannor is choosing between Auburn and Georgia on Monday.
    - 26 days ago, 22 Jul 17, 2:14pm -
  • Bears 2017 Camp Preview: Tight End

    Bears 2017 Camp Preview: Tight End

    With Chicago Bears 2017 Training Camp less than a week away, we take a closer look at each tight end the team will bring to Bourbonnais, including a pair of new faces who could elevate Chicago's offense almost immediately.
    - 26 days ago, 22 Jul 17, 11:22am -

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    Football Outsiders

    • newSITE NEWS: Football Outsiders T-Shirts!
      We've had a number of requests to bring back Football Outsiders t-shirts, and so we've got a brand new design from our friends at Cotton Bureau. Click this link and you can buy FO t-shirts in grey and black or a black FO hoodie. It's a LIMITED TIME sale, the shirts on are only available for a two-week period until August 30. In addition, we need at least a dozen people to buy t-shirts in order for any of them to be made. But we've gotten at least that many requests for shirts over the last couple years. If you're one of the person who's made one of those requests, check these shirts out!read…
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    • newScramble: 2017 South Over/Unders
      In honor of Thursday night's nationally televised Jags-Bucs contest, Scramble takes on the two South divisions. Can Atlanta's late-season surge to greatness continue in 2017?Are the bandwagons in Tennessee and Tampa Bay ready for prime time? And does Houston actually need a quarterback at all?read more
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    • newFOA 2017 MEDIA: Locked on Jets
      If you enjoyed my run on Locked on Seahawks last season, you should check out my recent appearance on Locked on Jets with John Butchko. We discuss the New York Jets chapter of Football Outsiders Almanac 2017, including thoughts on the team's weaknesses (many!) and strengths (more than you might think).
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    • newFOA 2017 MEDIA: AFC North with Bill Barnwell
      I hooked up with FO alumnus Bill Barnwell on his ESPN podcast to discuss the Football Outsiders Almanac 2017 chapters of the AFC North. Find out just how good Pittsburgh can be this year; why we're lower on Baltimore and higher on Cincinnati than most; and just how bad the Browns were in 2016.
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    • FOA 2017 MEDIA: SB Nation (Wed. 8/16 Update)
      Once again this year, we've worked with SB Nation to answer questions about Football Outsiders Almanac 2017 and the upcoming NFL season. It looks like this year we've gotten all 32 team blogs, and we'll be posting those links here as they go up. (Click for a list of links.)read more
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    • 2017 KUBIAK vs. ADP: The Overrated
      We're back again with our annual look at which players are going too high in fantasy drafts. The lesson this year: watch out for running backs who were not in the NFL last season.read more
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    • DVOA by Routes: Defenses
      Our final part to the 2016 pass route study focuses on defenses. Which routes have the best trade-off between throwing touchdowns and limiting interceptions? We also offer some thoughts on the evolution and future of advanced stats analysis. read more
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    • The Week In Quotes: August 14, 2017
      This week: Free beer, barbecue, fist fights, Lavar Ball, unemployed quarterbacks, and creepy wax statues. Plus: DANCE PARTY!!!read more
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    • The NFL Position That Everyone's Talking About In 2017
      Michelle Bruton of OZY.com looks at an offensive tactic that teams around the league are stealing from Atlanta: the rise of the H-back. First made popular by Joe Gibbs' Washington teams in the 1980s, the H-back is similar to a tight end, but lines up just off the line of scrimmage or even in the backfield and often goes in motion. read more
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    • Buffalo Trades Sammy Watkins and Ronald Darby
      Who says player-for-player trades never happen in the NFL? Buffalo shook up Friday afternoon by making a couple deals to revamp their receiving corps and secondary.First, they dealt WR Sammy Watkins and a 2018 sixth-round pick to the LA Rams for CB E.J. Gaines and a 2018 second-round pick. Then, with a new surplus at corner and a deficit at receiver, they traded CB Ronald Darby to Philadelphia for WR Jordan Matthews and a 2018 third-round pick.read more
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      • newWho's ready for the return of Jay Cutler to NFL action?

        Who's ready for the return of Jay Cutler to NFL action?

        It’s like Jay Cutler never even left our NFL lives. Well, for practical purposes we probably never noticed he was gone. He retired over the offseason, then came back when the Miami Dolphins needed a quarterback. He missed last week’s preseason opener because he had only been practicing a couple days, but that’s about it. Cutler will be back on the field Thursday night, as he makes his Dolphins debut at home against the Baltimore Ravens. [Check out our five players to watch for the second week of NFL preseason action.] There has been a lot of optimism about Cutler, who hasn’t made a Pro…
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      • newWith another big injury, this preseason isn't going well for the Colts

        With another big injury, this preseason isn't going well for the Colts

        Colts center Ryan Kelly will miss time due to surgery on his foot. (AP) Add the Indianapolis Colts to the list of teams that might want to put their remaining healthy players in bubble wrap and wait for the regular season to start. We all know by now that quarterback Andrew Luck hasn’t returned to practice due to offseason shoulder surgery and nobody knows whether he’ll be ready for the season opener. Now the Colts have lost center Ryan Kelly to surgery, with an uncertain timetable for return. Stephen Holder of the Indianapolis Star reported Kelly will need surgery for a foot injury. Kelly…
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      • newFive players to watch: What will Mitch Trubisky do for an encore?

        Five players to watch: What will Mitch Trubisky do for an encore?

        How much we should make out of the NFL’s first preseason week is anyone’s guess, but an assortment of marquee position battles are heating up. Starters will play more the next couple of weeks, and we will have another look at an impressive crop of rookies. Here are the five players we’ll be watching in Week 2 of the preseason: Chicago Bears QB Mitch Trubisky  Trubisky has been the talk of the league after a strong opening performance against Denver, along with the woeful play of expensive free-agent acquisition Mike Glennon, who threw a pick-six on his second play. Trubisky – who star…
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      • newNew Falcons stadium will have Chick-Fil-A ... which won't be open on Sundays

        New Falcons stadium will have Chick-Fil-A ... which won't be open on Sundays

        Any time you get within 500 miles of Atlanta, you have to stop in at a Chick-Fil-A. It’s pretty much the law. But you can’t visit any Chick-Fil-A on a Sunday, because the chain stays shut that day, following the directive of its founder. Chick-Fil-A is willing to sacrifice a day’s worth of profit for principles, which you have to respect … at least until you’re craving a chicken biscuit on Sunday morning. Chick-Fil-A is an Atlanta institution. As such, Chick-Fil-A will be in the Falcons’ new home, Mercedes-Benz Stadium, when it opens later this month. However—you see where we’r…
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      • newKatie Sowers' ascension to full-time coaching job with 49ers is more progress

        Katie Sowers' ascension to full-time coaching job with 49ers is more progress

        The 49ers hired Katie Sowers to a full-time coaching job. (Facebook/Katie Sowers) For the second time in NFL history, a woman will be on a team’s coaching staff through the regular season. Katie Sowers, who was coaching wide receivers during an internship with the San Francisco 49ers, was extended to a full-time role for this season by the team. She is the second full-time female assistant in NFL history. Kathryn Smith was a special teams quality control coach with the Buffalo Bills last season (she wasn’t retained for this season after the Bills had an offseason coaching change). 49ers co…
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      • Saints fire orthopedists after misdiagnosis of Delvin Breaux's fractured leg

        Saints fire orthopedists after misdiagnosis of Delvin Breaux's fractured leg

        Delvin Breaux was diagnosed with a fractured fibula. (AP) Earlier this week, there were multiple reports of the New Orleans Saints looking to trade cornerback Delvin Breaux because they were frustrated with his injuries. He had missed a week of training camp with what was diagnosed as a leg contusion. When it turned out Breaux actually had a fractured fibula, the Saints sent off the team orthopedists instead. According to ESPN’s Mike Triplett and Nick Underhill of The Advocate, the team fired orthopedists Deryk Jones and Misty Suri on Wednesday after Breaux was diagnosed with the fractured…
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      • Cowboys linebacker Jaylon Smith finally set to make NFL debut

        Cowboys linebacker Jaylon Smith finally set to make NFL debut

        Jaylon Smith is set to make his NFL debut on Saturday vs. Indianapolis. (AP) A long, hard road for Jaylon Smith will finally lead to his first NFL game on Saturday. Smith, an inside linebacker who suffered a major knee injury in the Fiesta Bowl with Notre Dame more than 19 months ago, will play in the Dallas Cowboys’ preseason game at Indianapolis this week. Owner Jerry Jones confirmed Smith will play, according to Nick Eatman of DallasCowboys.com. After an offseason with plenty of bad news, Smith’s debut is a great story. [Now’s the time to sign up for Fantasy Football! Join for free] S…
        - 1 day ago, 16 Aug 17, 7:03am -
      • Seahawks Doug Baldwin wonders why sitting for anthem is bad when fans curse, yell and wear hats

        Seahawks Doug Baldwin wonders why sitting for anthem is bad when fans curse, yell and wear hats


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      • ESPN apologizes for fantasy football 'auction' segment

        ESPN apologizes for fantasy football 'auction' segment

        A screen shot from ESPN’s fantasy football auction segment that drew criticism. (Twitter/@rjasonscales) ESPN apologized for a segment during its fantasy football programming marathon which depicted a fantasy football auction but drew criticism on social media for its resemblance to a slave auction. During one of its fantasy football shows ESPN showed a segment that had an auctioneer putting a player up for bid and people in a crowd bidding on him. Auction drafts are popular in fantasy football. Soooooo ESPN just did an "auction" sketch pic.twitter.com/zvezCItems — Jᴀsᴏɴ (@rjasonscale…
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      • Nnamdi Asomugha pivots from star cornerback to star turn in soon-to-be-released film

        Nnamdi Asomugha pivots from star cornerback to star turn in soon-to-be-released film

        For a while, Nnamdi Asomugha was one of the best cornerbacks in the NFL – a two-time first-team All Pro and three-time Pro Bowler with the Oakland Raiders, Asomugha was the premier free agent in the league in 2011, the year of the lockout. A rushed free agent period once the lockout ended saw Asomugha sign with the Philadelphia Eagles for five years, $60 million, and suddenly the intense, quiet player who just did his job and wasn’t the stereotypical crowing corner became the symbol of all of the Eagles’ ills. Remember, Philly was supposed to be the “Dream Team” in 2011, according to…
        - 2 days ago, 15 Aug 17, 2:22pm -

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      • newReport: Alabama, Miami in negotiations to play in 2021 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game
        Alabama and Miami could be playing each other in the near future – nearly 30 years after their last meeting. The Tuscaloosa News reported Wednesday night that the two schools are in negotiations to play against each other in the 2021 Chick-fil-A Game. If Alabama and Miami do meet in 2021, it would be the [...]
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      • Report: Ole Miss to face Louisville in 2021 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game
        According to a report by FBSSchedules.com, Ole Miss and Louisville have agreed to meet in the 2021 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. The website obtained a signed copy of the game contract between the two schools via an open records request to the University of Mississippi. The website further reports that Ole [...]
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      • Nick Saban defends himself against allegations of misleading former QB’s
        Alabama coach Nick Saban holds no hard feelings against former quarterbacks Cooper Bateman and Blake Barnett. In fact, he wants them to do well at their new schools. The two quarterbacks recently addressed their past in Tuscaloosa during separate interviews with ESPN.com. They both felt misled by their former coach regarding where they stood for playing [...]
        - 6 days ago, 11 Aug 17, 12:08pm -
      • ‘Always catchable’ Myles Brennan moving toward LSU’s No. 2 QB job
        In two months in Baton Rouge, Myles Brennan has made giant steps toward winning LSU’s No. 2 quarterback job. Just ask the Tigers’ top wideout. D.J. Chark said Thursday that Brennan passes with a control that’s “rare in a young guy,” as reported by Christopher Dabe of the New Orleans Times-Picayune. Chark hasn’t had much [...]
        - 6 days ago, 11 Aug 17, 8:59am -
      • ‘Always catchable’ Myles Brennan moving toward LSU’s No. 2 QB job
        In two months in Baton Rouge, true freshman Myles Brennan has made giant steps toward winning LSU’s No. 2 quarterback job. Just ask the Tigers’ top wideout. D.J. Chark said Thursday that Brennan passes with a control that’s “rare in a young guy,” as reported by the New Orleans Times-Picayune. Chark hasn’t had much time [...]
        - 6 days ago, 11 Aug 17, 8:59am -
      • ESPN’s David Pollack predicts Florida as favorite to win SEC East
        ESPN analyst David Pollack believes the Florida Gators have an excellent chance to return to the SEC Championship for the third consecutive year. Pollack discussed the Gators’ upcoming season during an appearance on “Midday Chalk” with Joe Cowart and Anthony Wiggins on 1010XL Jax Sports Radio this week. He believes Florida will field its most [...]
        - 7 days ago, 10 Aug 17, 11:35am -
      • Steve Spurrier jabs LSU in speech at Independence Bowl Kickoff luncheon
        Steve Spurrier just can’t help himself. If you give him a microphone, he’s going to take jabs. Spurrier was the featured speaker at Wednesday’s Independence Bowl Kickoff luncheon and tossed a zinger LSU’s way. “You can have good ball players and still not win football games — all you LSU fans know about that.”Steve Spurrier. [...]
        - 8 days ago, 9 Aug 17, 12:16pm -
      • Derrius Guice says LSU defense ‘can’t find a way to stop’ Clyde Edwards-Helaire
        Last year showed that Derrius Guice is LSU’s successor to Leonard Fournette at running back. Now, is one Tigers’ freshman ready to become the next Derrius Guice? Freshman running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire seems to be gaining ground in the race to become the No. 2 running back at Tiger Stadium. He’s already won over LSU’s [...]
        - 8 days ago, 9 Aug 17, 9:45am -
      • Derrius Guice says LSU defense ‘can’t find a way to stop’ Clyde Edwards-Helaire
        Last year showed that Derrius Guice was LSU’s successor to Leonard Fournette at running back. So now is one Tigers freshman ready to become the next Guice? Clyde Edwards-Helaire seems to be gaining ground in the race to become LSU’s No. 2 running back. So far, he’s already won over the Tigers’ starter. Guice said [...]
        - 8 days ago, 9 Aug 17, 9:45am -
      • Latest suspension leaves more uncertainty at WR for Florida State
        The suspension of wide receiver Da’Vante Phillips is a blow to an already thin position group for Florida State. I’ve written previously about the receiver depth chart at FSU. Phillips, as you know, was arrested for five felony charges related to fraud.  To help add numbers to the position, senior Malique Jackson has moved from [...]
        - 9 days ago, 8 Aug 17, 7:58am -