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Packers' look to get back to elite status as they land at No. 5 in PFT's power rankings

The Green Bay Packers took a good look at themselves in the mirror this offseason and surmised that the team needed to get tougher. After coming off a collarbone injury, quarterback Aaron Rodgers is locked and loaded for another run at a title. On offense, tight end and center are the only positions that have question marks, but J.C. Tretter is thought to have the upper hand...
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Chris Kluwe alludes to Ray Lewis, Ray Rice in rant

Per LowBrowSports.com: Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe still plans to sue the team over special teams coordinator Mike Priefer’s homophobic comments, backed up by long snapper Cullen Loeffler, who was present when they were made, a recently released investigation reveals. Priefer’s comment “We should round up all the gays, send them to an island, and then nuke...
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Charles Woodson on Matt Schaub: 'I think every man on the team is counting on him being the guy'

Oakland Raiders safety Charles Woodson said it quite frankly that the team will ride or die with quarterback Matt Schaub. Going into his 17th NFL season, Woodson believes the fortunes of the team rides on the right arm of Schaub, and the safety feels 2013 could be an aberration for Schaub or he's really hoping hard it is. “I think every man on the team is counting on him...
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Chiefs ready to move on from playoff debacle

The 2013 Kansas City Chiefs were worst to first in sixty seconds but in the first round of the playoffs, the went from sixty to zero just as fast. Leading 38-10 in the second half of the AFC wild-card playoff game vs. the Colts, the team suffered one of the worst postseason failures, losing 45-44. The team open camp this past weekend and the playoff loss is in the rear view mirror...
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Broncos say watching Super Bowl film 'adds a little more fuel to your fire'

Later this week the Denver Broncos will open training camp and start their trek towards the future, however, before doing that the team took one last look at the past. A 43-8 loss to the Seattle Seahawks last February shattered their dreams, but the team says it didn't crush their confidence. "First time we watched it as a team," LG Orlando Franklin said, via Mike...
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Retooled Dolphins offensive line ready for a turnaround after disastrous 2013 campaign

Miami Dolphins new offensive line coach John Benton is trying to erase the bad karma left by the bullying scandal and as a unit, they got bullied themselves after giving up the most sack in the NFL in 2013. With a running game in need of a kickstart after running back Lamar Thomas lack of finding the end zone only scoring twice, and an offensive unit that faltered badly down the...
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Tony Romo is 'chomping at the bit' to more at training camp

The Dallas Cowboys have been handling quarterback Tony Romo carefully since the signal caller had surgery on his back. However, with a full offseason to recover and limited participation at the offseason conditioning program, Romo is ready to let it fly. "He is chomping at the bit to do more," said coach Jason Garrett, via Schuler Dixon of the Associated Press. "...
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Patriots’ offseason surge lands them at No. 4 in PFT's power rankings

The last time the New England Patriots looked as if they were going all in; it resulted in one of the most spectacular seasons the NFL has ever seen. Bill Belichick pulled the trigger when he had the chance to sign all world cornerback Darrelle Revis, and then took it a step farther bringing in the physical Brandon Browner to man the other side. It instantly made the Patriots...
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David Wilson cleared to resume career after neck injury

According to David Wilson's Twitter account, the running back indicated he has been medically cleared to resume his career after a serious neck injury. The Giants have been waiting for Wilson to get back after offseason neck surgery. Wilson was thought to be ahead of schedule in his rehab on his neck and was expected to be ready for training camp. Just got cleared ......
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Eagles changing the makeup of receiving corps to handle physical defenses

If there was one thing that could be taken away with hindsight from the DeSean Jackson drama, is that the receiver may not been big enough for what the team expects to happen this upcoming season. Philadelphia coach Chip Kelly has insisted that letting go of the big play threat wasn't personal, and maybe on some level it was, however, the personnel the coach has added dictates...
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Jay Cutler says he's more comfortable in second year of Marc Trestman's system

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has been surrounded by top notch offensive weapons in wideouts Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery, running back Matt Forte, and tight end Martellus Bennet. He now has to show he can make it work and the signal caller said that he's more comfortable in his second year running the offense. ‘‘For sure, for sure,’’ Cutler said, via...
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Rex Ryan: I know I'm a great coach, Patriots need to worry about us

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan is at it again after keeping relatively quiet last season. No more Super Bowl guarantees (yet), but apparently no shortage of self confidence. "Do I think that I'm a great coach? I absolutely know I'm a great coach," Ryan told Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News. "But it's not just about me. What makes a great coach...
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Seahawks face uphill battle defending Super Bowl title

The Seattle Seahawks presented the football world with a blueprint of how to win a championship; the only trouble is that everyone knows the secret now. Thinking outside of the box, big cornerbacks with length over smaller quick twitch cover men. Bringing in players and not quitting on them, that's the Seahawks way, however, just like every Super Bowl champion, the team will...
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Dennis Allen looking for D.J. Hayden to overcome hurdles to become key piece in defense

The Oakland Raiders invested heavily in cornerback D.J. Hayden selecting him with the No. 12 overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft. An ankle injury suffered during OTAs set Hayden back and coach Dennis Allen admitted he has fallen somewhat behind, and after rookie season filled with injuries and inconsistent play, he can not afford to fall further behind. Hayden is expected to be...
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Ex-Cowboy, former coach Reeves thinks Stafford needs patience to improve

Former Dallas Cowboys running back Dan Reeves remembers the days when teams would preach patience, but it's quite a different era in today's win-now, perform-now NFL. But patience and support is exactly what he thinks Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford needs at this point. “When I look at the Dallas Cowboys, who I was fortunate enough to be a part of, we knocked...
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Vikings ready to open training camp with fresh start

After enduring the laid back nature of Leslie Frazier, Minnesota Vikings fans will get a dose of hard nosed coaching once training camp starts later this week for the team. New coach Mike Zimmer has already laid the groundwork for they type of work ethic he wants and the players have had all offseason to get acclimated. "It was tough; it really was,” defensive end Brian...
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EJ Manuel on rookie Watkins: 'The kid is special'

After working together in the offseason, Buffalo Bills quarterback EJ Manuel is heaping a lot of praise on rookie receiver Sammy Watkins as the two look to build trust during training camp and beyond. "I don't know if you saw him out there, on a slant, stop on a dime -- and he just turned the other way, on Gilmore, who I think could be an all-pro corner," Manuel...
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Packers hoping rookie safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix ready to make impact in secondary

The Green Bay Packers safeties in 2013 didn't record one interception and one of the top priorities of the offseason was too improve the last line of defense. When Alabama product safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix was still on the board at No. 21 in the 2014 NFL Draft, the team had their guy. Clinton-Dix, 6'1, 208 pounds, has excellent range and is a solid tackler. He flashed...
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Report: Giants' Snee to call it quits Monday

New York Giants guard Chris Snee is calling it a career, according to ESPN's Dan Graziano. The  four-time Pro Bowler and one-time first-team All Pro will reportedly meet with the team to go over his options, but it looks like its a done deal - he'll retire after a 10-year NFL career, reports the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. Snee has been slow to recover from elbow...
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LB Jamie Collins bulks up for 2014: 'I’ve got a chance to do something'

New England Patriots second-year linebacker Jamie Collins isn't looking to rest on his laurels after a respectable 2013 season that caught the eye of coaches and fans. Collins has added some extra weight in muscle in the hope of a more prominent role in 2014, and if OTAs and minicamp are any indication, Collins, who was with the first-team defense throughout the spring/summer...
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Rookie Martavis Bryant tries to model his game after A.J. Green

Per Steelers.com's Teresa Varley in her latest installment of 'Getting to Know,' rookie receiver Martavis Bryant has a great choice when it comes to who he would like emulate in the NFL. "The person I really look up to and try to model my game after is A.J. Green. How he is a man of the game, he is a dog in the NFL. I try to watch his highlights and do the stuff...
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Vikings' looking for Cordarrelle Patterson to be a big playmaker in second season

Minnesota Vikings second year wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson emerged late in the 2013 season playing mostly outside the hashmarks last season. However, this offseason under new offensive coordinator Norv Turner, Patterson has been moving around to different positions during the Vikings' offseason program. Turner's focus is getting the explosive playmaker the ball...
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'Kid gloves are off' for third year quarterback Ryan Tannehill

2014 is a make or break season for Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill as coach Joe Philbin said earlier this offseason that if he fails to improve, he has no problem inserting Matt Moore, who he believes has the ability to become the team's starter. Philbin likes what Moore brings to the table and suggested that he could insert Moore into lineup if Tannehill doesn...
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Owner John Mara says Tom Coughlin hasn't earned the right to walk away on his own terms

New York Giants owner John Mara is as hard on Tom Coughlin as the coach is on his own team. The man who pays the bills said despite winning two Super Bowls, his coach hasn't earned the right to walk away under his own terms. “Does anybody ever earn that right? That’s just not the way this business is in this day and age,” Mara said, via the New York Post. “Let...
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Saints look to return to championship status as they land at No. 6 in PFT's power rankings

The New Orleans Saints have retooled their defense, added more weapons on offense, and a hunger to get back to championship caliber football. That means winning on the road, the Saints were miserable away from home in 2013 with a 3-5 record, that just doesn't get it done when you have to travel in the playoffs. The team signed tight end Jimmy Graham, getting their biggest...
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