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Carr will give Marshawn Lynch the damn ball at the 1

In a little jab to the Seahawks’ fateful decision not to punch it in at the 1-yard line at the end of their Super Bowl loss to the Patriots, Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr is making his decision right here and now, should that specific situation arise. “My No. 1 goal is to make sure that I give everything I have to this organization,” Carr said. “So there’s no pressure...
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Packers rookie RB ready for work: ‘Contact is my favorite part’

The Green Bay Packers’ fourth-round draft pick Jamaal Williams (BYU) is looking forward to a run-centric offense during training camp, and he’s ready to give his best to stand out from the pack. “I can’t wait for it,” Willaims said at the close of minicamp. “I’ve been waiting to run the ball for a while and just show the tenaciousness. I can’t wait for contact....
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Carr with give Marshawn Lynch the damn ball at the 1

In a little jab to the Seahawks’ fateful decision not to punch it in at the 1-yard line at the end of their Super Bowl loss to the Patriots, Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr is making his decision right here and now, should that specific situation arise. “My No. 1 goal is to make sure that I give everything I have to this organization,” Carr said. “So there’s no pressure...
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Robert Kraft: With Amazon pact, the future is in ‘OTT’ deals

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft says that the deal made with the league and Amazon will usher in a new era of ‘over the top’ livestreaming deals, aka ‘OTTs.’ Per the New York Post, “Amazon will charge advertisers $2.8 million for an “OTT” ad package around its 10 Thursday night games, Reuters revealed on Thursday. Amazon paid $50 million for the non-exclusive...
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Carr left some money on the table for other signings

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr, in signing his lucrative deal with this week, could have very well squeezed a good amount more from the team, but continued a leadership role by considering his teammates – future and present. “The main thing that I could just remember was all along the way, I was like, ‘How do we keep my teammates?’” Carr said Friday, via the team’s...
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Almost 10 years after Spygate, Mangini would still like to reconcile with Bill Belichick

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and his former mentor Eric Mangini haven’t spoken since 2007. That’s when the Mangini, then head coach of the rival Jets, gave up the goods on the Pats’ questionable sideline camera operation, igniting a firestorm that culminated in NFL commissioner Roger Goodell sticking it to the team – a $500,000 fine for Belichick, a $250...
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Weekend new roundup: New England Patriots

Cooks wastes no time in impressing Patriots receiver roomHe’ll have to learn the concepts necessary to compete at multiple spots in the Patriots offense if he wants to do the same in New England, but … James White no longer ‘just a guy’…Mike Reiss notes James White said that his primary focus is on the upcoming season, not his heroics in the Patriots’ comeback win (after …...
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Thursday news roundup: Seattle Seahawks

Seattle Seahawks’ Tyler Lockett aiming to be back Week 1The Seattle Seahawks returned safety Earl Thomas from a fractured tibia on day one of Organized Team Activities but for wide receiver Tyler Lockett, it’ll take a … Seahawks Sign Former 49er. Not That One, Though.Although one of the newest Seahawks is indeed a former member of the San … given an opportunity to play with...
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Dez Bryant not bothered by Josh Norman’s comments

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant says he has no extra motivation when it comes to facing the Redskins in 2017 after CB Josh Norman questioned Bryant’s toughness in an Bleacher Report story last week. “Hell no,” Bryant responded as to whether the comments bothered him, per ESPN. “No, no, no, no. Why would I respond to that? He’ll see me when he sees me. When I line...
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Thursday news roundup: Pittsburgh Steelers

Big Ben, Marcus Gilbert dreaming of a Super Bowl titleThe Steelers quarterback and offensive tackle talked about the prospect of bringing home the … Marcus Gilbert is not jealous of the Pittsburgh Penguins. A Pens … Pittsburgh Steelers: Is Martavis Bryant really worth another chance?After a lengthy drug related suspension, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant has...
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Thursday news roundup: New England Patriots

ESPN: 6 Patriots will help shape the 2017 NFL seasonMcDaniels and Patricia both took over the Patriots playcalling in 2012, giving New England the longest tenured coordinators in the league. In fact, the McDaniels … Lawrence Guy may have major signing bonus; it comes with no …With five stops in four NFL seasons between three different cities, all Lawrence Guy wants is a home...
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Philadelphia Eagles rookie CB Rasul Douglas reminds Troy Vincent of someone

After getting a close look at Philadelphia Eagles rookie cornerback Rasul Douglas at OTA’s, Eagles Hall of Fame cornerback and NFL Executive VP of Football Operations Troy Vincent told Fran Duffy of the team’s official website that Douglas brought back memories of one of teammates back in 2001-2003. “Moved very well. Big, long kid. Reminded me a little bit of Bobby Taylor...
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Wednesday news roundup: Oakland Raiders

Oakland Raiders’ Biggest Remaining Offseason Question MarksEvery team between Super Bowl champions Patriots and the 1-15 Browns have offseason questions. The Oakland Raiders rank in the … Derek Carr sets a deadline for a new contractOakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr has set a deadline with the team when he would like his contract extension to be done. Derek Carr was among...
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Wednesday news roundup: Minnesota Vikings

Vikings sign 5 picks, former Nebraska QB Armstrong as safetyThe Minnesota Vikings have signed five more draft picks, leaving second-round running back Dalvin Cook as their lone rookie without a contract. The Vikings … Look into the future: Minnesota Vikings 2018 quarterback controversyThe quarterback situation for the Minnesota Vikings in 2017 is abundantly clear. Sam Bradford...
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Wednesday news roundup: Philadelphia Eagles

Eagles’ Jim Schwartz gushes over Derek Barnett: ‘He’s tough as can …PHILADELPHIA — Like many analysts and fans’ first evaluations of Eagles first-round rookie Derek Barnett, defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz gave a nod to … Eagles’ options at nickel CB could push Malcolm Jenkins out of roleMalcolm Jenkins has been a fixture in the slot for the Eagles the last two...
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Derek Carr puts Raiders on the clock to get new deal done

While Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr last week said he had complete faith that the a contract extension would get done by the start of training camp, he actually has drawn a line in the sand, later saying that he’s done talking if it goes past that. “I wouldn’t answer my phone [to talk about his contract],” Carr said, via Michael Gehlken of the Las Vegas Review-Journal...
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T.J. Lang on Ndamukong Suh: ‘Guy was a nut job’

Talking to Pardon My Take on Tuesday, Detroit Lions guard T.J. Lang says facing off against then-Lions DL Ndamukong Suh was as difficult as it gets. Lang, who bolted Green Bay for Detroit, used more colorful language in talking about Suh that had many thinking it was an insult. “I hated it. I’ve never played against a more literal psychopath in my life,” he said. “Guy was...
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Tuesday news roundup: Green Bay Packers

Corey Linsley on the mend as minicamp approachesGreen Bay’s Aaron Rodgers regularly has been afforded time — thanks to an offensive line including center Corey Linsley (63) and guard Lane Taylor (65) — to … Packers Have Signed 70% of Draft PicksBefore this year, the last time the Green Bay Packers traded out of the first round was 2008. Their first pick was receiver Jordy...
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Tuesday news roundup: New England Patriots

Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman like money in bankEdelman, according to PFF, was thrown to 146 times in the regular season, not just by Tom Brady but by Jimmy Garoppolo and Jacoby Brissett, and not one … Which Players May be Traded by the Patriots in 2017?The Patriots always seem to make a couple of surprise trades either just … on the radar screen but find a role for...
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Aaron Rodgers, Martellus Bennett building some chemistry

Green Bay Packers fans are giddy hearing the news that quarterback Aaron Rodgers and his newest weapon, tight end Martellus Bennett, are getting to know each other as they prep for the 2017 season. “Marty and I have gotten to be good friends,” Rodgers said earlier this month, per the Chippewa Herald. “I enjoy his personality and his attitude and his focus – just kind of his...
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Giants didn’t discuss Kaepernick due to off-field concerns

While the rest of the NFL insists former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s current difficulty in landing with a new team is football related, New York Giants owner John Mara acknowledges that Kaepernick’s prior protests during the National Anthem last season is a major contributor why his team wasn’t interested. “All my years being in the league, I never received more...
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Saturday news roundup: Oakland Raiders

Raiders’ Amari Cooper on Marshawn Lynch: ‘He’s got jokes’The Oakland Raiders have two of the quietest players in the NFL in running back Marshawn Lynch and wide receiver Amari Cooper, respectively. Lynch’s public … 5 under-the-radar Raiders to watch for in 2017With the 2017 season fast approaching, the Oakland Raiders have added some new faces to their team throughout...
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Oakland Raiders ink six draft picks

Per the Associated Press, the Oakland Raiders took care of some business on Friday, finalizing deals with six later round draft picks. Their top three picks – CB Gareon Conley (1st round), S Obi Melifonwu (2nd round) DT Eddie Vanderdoes (3rd) have yet to sign. Agreeing to terms Friday were: Tackle David Sharpe (5th round) Linebacker Marquel Lee (5th round) Safety Shalom Luani...
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Saturday news roundup: Pittsburgh Steelers

What will Ben Roethlisberger’s statistics look like next season?This Pittsburgh Steelers news roundup is led by a story from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette about rookie JuJu Smith-Schuster working to earn his spot with the team … Steelers OTA Takeaways: Will Gay isn’t going anywhere, yetPITTSBURGH — A season of great expectation for the Steelers began this week with the first...
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Pittsburgh Steelers rookie JuJu Smith-Schuster getting acclimated to pro life

One thing many rookies entering the NFL notice right away is that the professional level of the game is a lot more advanced than what they experienced in college. As the Pittsburgh Steelers wrapped up the first week of OTAs, Smith-Schuster says he been adapting to the new pace, via Teresa Varley of the team’s official website: “It’s a lot different,”he said Friday. “The...
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