Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 7/31/12
Rejoice fans! The NFL season is upon us.  Soon the soap opera that is the off-season will give way to the drama of a brand spanking new NFL season.  Before our weekly NFL joy returns, the pre-season monster must be fed.  Every nod of Robert Griffin III’s head must be dissected and disseminated to the Washington faithful, while every report out of Cleveland must remind fans that the rookie quarterback is a card carrying member of the AARP. Much of the preseason coverage appears to converge on weekly storylines, so much so that eventually multiple reporters will deliver the same story.  I like to imagine reporters and producers confirming their expert opinions by reading and listening to their competitors saying the same thing.  “Good news, according to them we think the same thing!”Ned Ryerson Oh New Orleans how they love you.  Now that the scandal is over the punishment begins.  The pundits current coverage is simply repeating the question of: how will the Saints cope with the loss ...
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