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Browns excited about direction of the offense: 'We’re getting there'

The Cleveland Browns have a good feeling after OTAs and minicamp that their offense is on the right track with veteran quarterback Josh McCown leading the way. “We're a new group and anytime you come together as a new group, there are going to be growing pains,” McCown said, via ClevelandBrowns.com. “For us, we understand, especially within this division and the offenses...
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June 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Rookie DE Randy Gregory studying pass-rushing great Simeon Rice to improve his technique

The Dallas Cowboys want rookie defensive end Randy Gregory to gain some weight, but it seems there is more that he needs to add - like pass rush moves. The athletic lineman has all the physical tools; however, he's raw in the rushing the passer department and that's where coordinator Rod Marinelli says he needs to improve. "I watch a lot of Simeon," Gregory said, via NFL.com...
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June 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul losing weight for 2015

New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul would like to maximize his pass-rushing potential even more for the upcoming season, and it involves getting lighter and quicker. Pierre-Paul, who's currently still holding off on signing his one-year franchise tender with the team, is hoping to get down from 280 to about 265 pounds, he posted on Instagram, per NJ.com. "If anybody...
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June 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles DE Vinny Curry getting linebacker reps

Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Vinny Curry will do just about anything to get more playing time than his 32 percent of defensive snaps last season. He made the most of it though, with an impressive nine sacks, so just imagine what he can do with more time on the field. Head coach Chip Kelly and staff would like to see that happen; however in a more expanded role for the...
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June 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Vic Beasley wants to prove he's an every-down player

The Atlanta Falcons eighth overall pick in the 2015 draft, OLB Vic Beasley is out to show and prove how dangerous of a pass-rusher he can be, even though he's new blodd in the NFL. Beasley racked up 33 sacks in his college years. "I think I'm an every-down player. I think that's just motivation for me to go out there and prove that I can be an every-down player," he said, via...
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June 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Vic Fangio ranked No. 2 for top defensive coordinators in NFL

New Chicago Bears defensive coordinator Vic Fangio built his reputation with the vaunted 49ers defense and now he's trying to the same thing in the Windy City. Fangio's passion for good defensive play is trickling over to the players, who say they love working with the coach. “Vic is the ultimate defensive coach,” outside linebacker Sam Acho said, via the Chicago Sun-Times...
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June 26, 2015  |  Discuss

S Shamarko Thomas, WR Martavis Bryant biggest surprises of Steelers' offseason

Pittsburgh Steelers wideout Martavis Bryant has pretty much been given the No. 2 receiver position and during the offseason, the pass catcher said he did everything he could to get better to compete for the job including adding ten pounds. Bryant, 6'4, 225 pounds is a big red-zone option and deep ball threat for quarterback Ben Rothlisberger and while he missed the first six...
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June 26, 2015  |  Discuss

David Carr says Derek's 'confidence level is off the charts'

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr has a good model to look up in his brother David, who was the No. 1 overall pick in the 2002 NFL Draft selected by the Texans. Now retired, David looks on as his brother is in the spotlight, but he said that the bright lights won't wear him down because he's been around the game for so long. “Probably because he was around the game more...
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June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Blount: Seahawks get a 'B' for their offseason

According to Terry Blount of ESPN, The trade for Saints tight end Jimmy Graham despite the cost of the Seahawks first-round draft pick this year for a difference-maker for the team's offense as one of the most explosive playmakers in the NFL, giving the team a 'B' for their offseason. Defenses are going to have to game plan for him over, which will open things up for the outside...
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June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Jerick McKinnon undeterred by Adrian Peterson's return

Minnesota Vikings running back Jerick McKinnon was prepared to take over the feature back spot on the team if Adrian Peterson didn't return, but as we know, things didn't quite turn out that way. However, that's not stopping McKinnon from preparing as if he's 3-down NFL back material. "Jerick is working on those things," running backs coach Kirby Wilson said, via ESPN. "Trying...
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June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Tom Clements ranked No. 9 for top offensive coordinators in NFL

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy relinquished his beloved play-calling duties this offseason to focus more on the rest of the team and the top question is how will the offense run under associate head coach Tom Clements running the show? Having MVP quarterback Aaron Rodgers helps, but the team wants to run the no-huddle more and there are some uncertainties that need to...
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June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Second-year WR Albert Wilson looking to win No.2 receiver role

Kansas city Chiefs coach Andy Reid expects second-year wide receiver Albert Wilson (hamstring) to be ready for minicamp and compete for the No. 2 receiver position after a solid rookie season in 2014. Wilson (5-foot-9, 202) is a slot receiver who plays like a running back, and his physical style will give him an opportunity to move outside of the hashmarks to play opposite of...
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June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Broncos expecting big things from WR Cody Latimer in new offense

Denver Broncos receiver Cody Latimer struggled mightily with quarterback Peyton Manning's fast pace in 2014; however, he'll be working under new coach Gary Kubiak's west coast system this season and he said he grasps this offense much better. Latimer caught only two passes for 23 yards on 37 offensive snaps in his first year, but now that it's behind him, he's ready for a big...
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June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

First round pick OL Cameron Erving says he'll be fine for training camp

According to Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland.com, Cleveland Browns rookie offensive lineman Cameron Erving said he'll be ready for training camp despite sustaining an undisclosed injury at the team's minicamp last week. Erving, the 19th overall selection in the 2015 NFL Draft is expected to be a starter on the team's line this season. Erving, 6'6, 313, projects as the Browns' right...
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June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

RB Brandon Bolden looking to challenge for third-down back role

New England Patriots running back Brandon Bolden has been a 'jack of all trades' for the team as a standout special teamer to playing any number of positions in the backfield. However, Bolden could be slotted for more duty this season after the departure of third down back Shane Vereen. Bolden played only 77 snaps on offense in 2014, rushing for 89 yards and one touchdown on...
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June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

49ers moving away from power running game

The San Francisco 49ers identity on offense over the past few years has been pretty straight forward, line up and maul the line of scrimmage; however, some of those things might change with new offensive coordinator Geep Chryst wanting to implement more of a zone-blocking scheme. According to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, Chryst plans to install zone-blocking schemes to...
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June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

ESPN's James Walker on LB Chris McClain: 'No player has improved his standing with the team more'

Miami Dolphins second-year linebacker Chris McClain said he's ready for bigger role after being overwhelmed as an undrafted free agent in his first season with the team, playing only 46 snaps in 2014. He worked with the first stringers during minicamp and OTAs and has the inside track to start at strong-side linebacker while lining up at defensive end on third downs in passing...
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June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Bears offensive line will need time to come together

Chicago Bears coach John Fox told his players there isn't a quick fix to becoming a cohesive offensive line and when training camp starts, they can expect to be moved around like chess pieces until the coaching staff can find the right combination. “I've told the players: You've got to start somewhere,” coach John Fox said, via CSN Chicago. “It's not where you start the...
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June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Raiders’ offense made progress in offseason, but still has a 'long way to go'

Oakland Raiders offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave said he's feeling good about the progress the unit has made this offseason, but it's not time to start handing out tickets to the Super Bowl. Musgrave added that the staff still needs to evaluate player’s strength and weaknesses while roles need to be established. “So we have our framework, our structure, our language...
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June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Odell Beckham has 'no problem with anybody on the team'

New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. wants to clear the air as to whether he's really bothered by often being teased by teammates. Last week, it was reported that Beckham had a problem with the 'little remarks, the little jokes, this and that' from some players. He feels reporters made it look like he's awfully sensitive about it. “I have no problem with anybody on...
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June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Thursday web roundup: Dallas Cowboys

Score a piece of Dallas Cowboys history with the house that Landry built The price for a piece of Dallas Cowboys history is $795,000. The home is listed with agents Kathy Myers and Lacy Schultz of Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate ... 10 things to know about Cowboys CB Byron Jones (Louis DeLuca/The Dallas Morning News) / mug – mugshot – headshot / ... In the 2015 NFL draft...
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June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Steelers rookie Sammie Coates: 'I'm an all-around guy who can play anywhere'

Pittsburgh Steelers 3rd-round pick Sammie Coates is out to show and prove how dangerous of a wide receiver he can be for the team in 2015. "I'm just trying to do everything I can to showcase I'm an all-around guy who can play anywhere," Coates told ESPN at the rookie symposium this week. While he's currently sitting under the hefty depth chart of Antonio Brown, Markus Wheaton...
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June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly: QB Tim Tebow pushing for a roster spot, 'will compete'

Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly said quarterback Tim Tebow has improved, and is better now than when he first joined the team. Kelly indicated Tebow's throwing mechanics are better, while improving on his progressions to find his third and fourth receivers. "I have seen an improvement from Tim since the day we got him in terms of his knowledge of what we're doing, understanding...
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June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Thursday web roundup: Green Bay Packers

Olivia Munn and Aaron Rodgers' Relationship is Hanging on by a thread So just how insecure is the Magic Mike star? The insider claims the 34-year-old beauty arm-twisted the Green Bay Packers quarterback, 31, into visiting her on ... Green Bay Packers looking like the Greatest Show on Grass Every great offense starts at the game's most important position, quarterback and there...
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June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Thursday web roundup: Minnesota Vikings

Minnesota Vikings 2015 Profiles: Anthony Barr There were a number of players who exceeded my expectations last season, but Minnesota Vikings outside linebacker Anthony Barr stands out as the biggest ... Adrian Peterson should be No. 1 fantasy football pick Former OU and current Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson (28) adjusts his helmet during NFL football minicamp...
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June 24, 2015  |  Discuss
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