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C Maurkice Pouncey to be placed on the injured reserve/designated to return list, will miss first 10 games

Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey will most likely miss the first 10 games of the regular season with a broken fibula. According to Mark Kaboly of Tribelive.com, Pouncey is expected to be placed on the injured reserve/designated to return list. Given that designation, Pouncy will miss at least half the season with a likely return after the Steelers’ bye week. ...
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Raiders showing interest in 2016 college prospect LB Reggie Ragland

The Oakland Raiders have shown an interest in 2016 college prospect linebacker Reggie Ragland, who is one of the top linebackers in the country, and teams are already inquiring on what type of person they would be getting. His coach from Madison (Ala.) Bob Jones High, Kevin Rose, said that he has been receiving letters from NFL teams such as the Chiefs and  Raiders looking into...
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Chiefs showing interest in 2016 college prospect LB Reggie Ragland

The Kansas City Chiefs have shown an interest in 2016 college prospect linebacker Reggie Ragland, who is one of the top linebackers in the country, and teams are already inquiring on what type of person they would be getting. His coach from Madison (Ala.) Bob Jones High, Kevin Rose, said that he has been receiving letters from NFL teams such as the Chiefs and  Raiders looking...
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Chiefs showing interest in Alabama LB Reggie Ragland

The Kansas City Chiefs have shown an interest in Alabama linebacker Reggie Ragland, who is one of the top linebacker prospects in college football, but teams are already inquiring on what type of person they would be getting. His coach from Madison (Ala.) Bob Jones High, Kevin Rose, said that he has been receiving letters from NFL teams such as the Chiefs and  Raiders looking...
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CB Alan Ball pushing for starting spot in defensive backfield

Chicago Bears cornerback Alan Ball fits the prototype for the new age defensive back, tall and lengthy with a physical nature, and now that he is 100% healthy, he been making a move for a starting spot. Ball, 6'2, has the size the team needs in order to play more man coverage and his experience (22 starts and three interceptions the last two seasons with the Jaguars) is pushing...
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DeMarco Murray says there will be no RB by committee

The Philadelphia Eagles are loaded at the running back position with DeMarco Murray, Ryan Mathews and Darren Sproles on the roster, however, there is only one ball and apparently will be one main rusher as well. Murray signed a five-year contract worth $42 million in the offseason, was asked about how the ball will be distributed. "I don't think it will be alternating series...
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Joe Philbin says Dolphins have to be 'mentally tougher' to make playoffs

Miami Dolphins coach Joe Philbin talked about his team's approach to the regular season and that in order to get over the hump they will need to be tougher mentally. The Dolphins have improved since Philbin arrived, but late season crashes have prevented the club from making the playoffs and with the high expectations hovering, now is the time to address it. "We have hired...
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CB Richard Sherman sees the benefits from absences in secondary

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman is taking the glass half full approach to the team's banged up secondary and feels it may be for the best in the long run. "It's given some of the other guys a chance to grow, a chance to play more, to get more plays, to get more experience than they would have if we were practicing," Sherman said, via ESPN. "Obviously it gives us...
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Vikings DC says CB Trae Waynes is 'on the right course' to be Week 1 starter

Minnesota Vikings defensive coordinator George Edwards said that rookie cornerback Trae Waynes was “right on course” to be the team's Week 1 starter. “That’s what we’re aiming for,” Edwards said, via ESPN.com. “That’s what we’re all working for. But we’re just going to take it from week to week. We’ve still got two more [preseason] games to go, and we’ll...
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Michael Vick on being a backup: 'I think I’ve been able to do that and come to grips with it'

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Michael Vick admitted that he didn't take being a backup seriously last year while with the Jets. Vick says that he's come to grips that he's now a relief pitcher, not a starter. “I admit that I didn’t do it as well as I wanted to, because in my mind the position I was in was supposed to be different,” Vick said Wednesday, via Will Graves...
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Aaron Rodgers says 'time is running out' on finding a replacement for Jordy Nelson

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers in 2014 after a slow start told fans to 'relax' but the signal caller had more of a sense of urgency when speaking about a replacement for injured wideout Jordy Nelson. “(Time) is running out and that’s why these reps in practice are so important,” Rodgers said, via Packer News. “We’ve seen a lot of from those guys, but...
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Injuries forcing promising young LB Sio Moore into a role player

Oakland Raiders linebacker Sio Moore was one of the up and coming stars on the team's defense, but injuries and the emergence of free agent pickup Malcolm Smith has him targeted for spot duty. Moore was placed on the [Active] Physically Unable to Perform list at the start of training camp and suffered an undisclosed injury that has kept him off the field. “Right now, he...
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A.J. Jenkins feeling good about his chances in Dallas

Former first-round pick wide receiver A.J. Jenkins is hoping three's a charm while he fights for a roster spot with the Dallas Cowboys. He entered the league in 2012 (30th overall), with short-lived stay in San Francisco, followed by a stint in Kansas City, but now he feels he's right where he belongs. “I’m definitely getting my confidence back,” Jenkins told ESPN. ...
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Frank Gore has an otherwordly view of Andrew Luck

Indianapolis Colts running back Frank Gore is convinced that quarterback Andrew Luck's skills are something out of this world. "He runs meetings like a coach. Basically, I'm playing with a coordinator on the field," Gore told The Jim Rome Show on Wednesday. "He's a football god. He sees everything. He sees the big picture of everything. ... He lets me know when [there's] something...
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DL Letroy Guion's three-game suspension upheld

Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Letroy Guion has been suspended for the first three games of the 2015 season for violating the league's substance abuse policy, the NFL announced Thursday. Guion will miss action vs. the Chicago, Seattle and Kansas City, and is eligible to return Week 4 against the San Francisco. #NFL announces that #Packers DE Letroy Guion has been...
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Pettine: Manziel shelved for rest of preseason

Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine says quarterback Johnny Manziel will definitely not play in preseason game 3 against Tampa on Saturday, and he's also pretty certain he won't play in the finale against Chicago. It's a wise move to give Manziel's sore elbow some needed rest. The team also signed QB Pat Devlin for quarterback depth while Manziel rests, but Pettine says...
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Kubiak: Sanders slated to practice fully next week

Denver Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak is feeling that wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders, who suffered a hamstring injury on Aug. 6, should be a full participant in practice next week. “He ran [Wednesday]," Kubiak said, per ESPN.com. "Everything was positive, good. I’m hoping [Friday] he gets some throwing in with Peyton (Manning). I think everything is on schedule for him to...
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Giants SS Nat Berhe will miss entire season

New York Giants safety Nat Berhe will have surgery on his injured calf Friday, which will end his 2015 season before it even began, according to two sources familiar with the injury, per NJ.com. That makes an unbelievable four Giants safeties down for the year in 2015. Berhe, whos says the procedure is needed to remove a hardened blot clot from the calf,  played in all 16...
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RG3 symptom-free, will start Saturday

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is cleared and ready to take on Baltimore in the team's third preseason game Saturday, per the Washington Post. Griffin sustained a concussion against Detroit last week, but it was apparently of the mild variety for him to return so soon. The Post: 'During his appointment with a neurologist Thursday afternoon, the quarterback...
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Texans' won't explain QB Ryan Mallett's absence after being named backup to Hoyer

According to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle, Houston Texans coach Bill O’Brien would not go into detail on the absence of quarterback Ryan Mallett. Two days after he found out fellow signal caller Brian Hoyer would be the starter going into the start of the season, Mallett was not at Texans practice today. "That’s between Ryan and I,” O’Brien said. “That...
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DC Bob Sutton says pass defense 'moving in the right direction'

Kansas City Chiefs defensive coordinator Bob Sutton will have to deal not having Sean Smith to start the season while the starting cornerback serves a three-game suspension. Sutton said the play of young cornerbacks Phillip Gaines and rookie Marcus Peters could help the secondary survive Smith's absence. "We're moving in the right direction," Sutton said, via ESPN. "We've...
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WR Emmanuel Sanders continues to sit out with a hamstring injury

Denver Broncos coach Gary Kubiak is optimistic about wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders' recovery from a hamstring injury and can start doing some light work before Saturday's preseason games against the San Francisco 49ers. Sanders has missed three weeks and with the regular season creeping up, getting him some work is what the team wants to see. Sanders isn't expected to see...
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WR Reggie Wayne: Whoever the naysayers are, watch me work

New England Patriots wide receiver Reggie Wayne has heard the doubters saying he doesn't have the skills to produce at a high level anymore, but the pass catcher had one thing to say in response: 'watch me work.' Wayne saida triceps injuryy kept his production down late last last season; however, he knows “what I’m capable of” when he’s healthy. “I think I have enough...
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DT Ndamukong Suh: We have more talent in Miami than we had in the No. 1 defense last year in Detroit

Miami Dolphins Pro Bowl defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh was on the No. 1 defense in 2014 with the Lions, but he feels the talent level in his current unit is better than the defense that finished No. 1 in the NFL against the run and No. 2 in overall yards. "I don't have a problem saying this, but I think personally that we have more talent [in Miami] than we had in the No. 1 defense...
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Odell Beckham Jr. isn't worried about being targeted by opposing defenses

New York Giants second-year star receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has had his share of trash talking and run-ins with opposing defenders in 2014, but the speedy pass catcher said he isn't worried about all the extra attention he's about to get once the regular season starts. “I’m not so much worried about being targeted,’’ Beckham said, via the New York Post. “I know maybe...
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