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Cowboys likely to keep Rolando McClain, three QBs on roster

The Dallas Morning News' Jon Machota believes the Dallas Cowboys will not release middle linebacker Rolando McClain. "They could cut him, but they won't," Machota said during an onine chat with fans. "The deal they gave him is for only one year. And it's not very costly. His base salary is $750,000 and his cap hit is $2.6 million. They'll ride this season out with him. However...
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July 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Steelers' Will Johnson impressed by the '08ers'

Fourth-year Pittsburgh Steelers fullback/tight end Will Johnson sat down with Steelers.com's Teresa Varley for a little one-on-one, discussing his mindset going into the 2015 season. "I want to be great and I know as an NFL player our windows are so short for us to leave our mark on the game and do something great," he said. "It’s a short amount of time and I want to make the...
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July 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Giants 'fully intend to have Pierre-Paul on their roster for the 2015 season'

According to Jordan Raanan of NJ.com, the New York Giants aren't giving up on Jason Pierre-Paul - they "fully intend" to have him on the roster at the mandated $14.8 million franchise tag salary for 2015, per a person with knowledge of the situation. After having a finger amputated along with a fractured thumb that will reportedly take 6 weeks to heal, the team still doesn...
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July 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Lafell: Jimmy Garoppolo has grown a lot

New England Patriots wide receiver Brandon LaFell took some time to talk about the team's second-year quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo, who could possibly be the club's opening day starter if Tom Brady's suspension isn't lifted. “Jimmy has grown a lot since he first stepped foot up there in Foxborough last year,” LaFell said, via ESPN. “He got a little experience during the...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

DE Terrence Fede looking to make second-year jump: 'I just want to be more of a playmaker'

Miami Dolphins second-year defensive end Terrence Fede is looking to have a bigger defensive role in his sophomore season. A seventh-round pick in 2014, Fede played only 82 snaps on defense his rookie year, but he could work his way into a situational role with a strong training camp.  “I felt like I accomplished something, but in the back of my mind there’s still some...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

TE Gavin Escobar looking for a bigger role in passing game

Dallas Cowboys second round pick in 2013, tight end Gavin Escobar has six touchdowns in two seasons, but he wants to establish himself as a well-rounded tight end in his third season. “I’m just out there trying to show everyone what I can do and trying to be more involved in the offense this year,” he said, via DallasCowboys.com. “I think goals are really important...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

QB Jay Cutler starting to turn the page, gathers teammates for workouts

According to Blair Sheade of the Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler brought some of his teammates to Nashville, Tennessee at his alma mater of Vanderbilt for pre-training camp workouts. Cutler, who has never been mistaken for Peyton Manning, has shown this offseason a propensity to extend himself and go the extra mile, largely due to the fact his job in Chicago...
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LB Nick Perry in a 'prove it' situation, must step up in contract year

Green Bay Packers linebacker Nick Perry was bothered by a shoulder injury for almost all of 2014 and when he was given the third degree on if he'll be ready for training camp, Perry wouldn't commit. Perry has missed 16 games through three NFL seasons, and will become a free agent in 2016, but offseason shoulder surgery could have him on the sidelines at the start of training...
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Brock Osweiler compares his situation to Aaron Rodgers

Denver Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler hasn't seen any meaningful minutes during his NFL career, but he has a very good example to hang his hat on for staying patient. Osweiler pointed out Packers signal caller Aaron Rodgers and how he sat behind Brett Favre for three year before getting his chance to start and he’ll have to do the same with Peyton Manning. “I'd be lying...
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OC Norv Turner says return of Adrian Peterson 'sets the tempo for this team'

Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner made it quite clear that the return of Adrian Peterson has energized the team and has the play-caller praising his work ethic. “It’s great having (Peterson) back,” Turner said, via Vikings.com. “His presence, he really sets the tempo for this team. It’s fun to watch him practice because he’s all out, going 100...
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Packers' need a healthy Casey Hayward to solidify secondary

Green Bay Packers cornerback Casey Hayward is ready to play out the last year of his rookie deal while taking over a starting role following the departure of Tramon Williams. According to Rob Demovsky of ESPN, as one of the best slot corners in the NFL the past three seasons, if Hayward can stay healthy, he'll be next in line for a big contract. "I know what type of player...
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WR Rod Streater: I think it’s going to be an explosive year for us

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Rod Streater missed all but three games with a broken foot that required surgery in 2014. Streater said that he is back to being 100 percent and in the mix for the No. 3 receiver playing behind Amari Cooper and Michael Crabtree at OTAs and minicamp. He also said he's been working with quarterback Derek Carr to get their timing down. “Derek...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Thursday web roundup: Green Bay Packers

Green Bay Packers: Recapping the Latest Buzz Heading into ... If Green Bay Packers' names are in the news between the end of minicamp and the ... From legal troubles to injury issues, the reports coming out of Green Bay ... Best & worst case scenarios: Packers rookie running backs In this series we attempt to take a look at what is the very best possible season a player...
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LB Brandon Graham ready to take it to the next level after breakout season

Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Brandon Graham is coming off his best season and he wants more. Graham shed 10 pounds this offseason and is down to 260 after playing last year around 270. Graham signed a new four-year, $26 million deal in March, and is expected to have a much larger role of defense this season. "I'm feeling the best I've ever felt," Graham said, via PhiladelphiaEagles...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Ben Roethlisberger ranked No. 2 for sleeper MVP candidate

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has many times been the most valuable player on his team; however, he's now considered a sleeper to win the award for the entire NFL. Roethlisberger's accomplishments include three Pro Bowl appearances (2007, 2011, 2014), three AFC Championships (2005, 2008, 2010), and two Super Bowl titles (XL, XLIII). According to Will Brinson...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Thursday web roundup: Minnesota Vikings

Vikings Fantasy Preview Charles Johnson took a circuitous route into the Vikings' starting lineup last ... Charles Johnson is the sexier target in Minnesota's pass-catcher corps, but ... Minnesota Vikings' Teddy Bridgewater: 'We're not as good as we ... Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has warned his teammates that they are not as good as they think they are...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Datone Jones' one- suspension marijuana related

According to the Milwaukee Wisconsin Journal Sentinel, the resaon behind Green Bay Packers defensive end Datone Jones's one-game suspension last week has to do with being cited for marijuna use after the team's loss in the NFC championship game. The Green Bay police report says Jones was ticketed for possession of marijuana just hours after returning to Wisconsin from Seattle...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Opportunity is there for Saints WR Nick Toon

The loss in free agency of key New Orleans Saints offensive players looks to be a call for wide receiver Nick Toon to step up his game. Toon, previously buried on the depth chart, now has a unique opportunity to show what he can do, and he's not going to take his shot at becoming the 3rd receiver behind starters Brandin Cooks and Marques Colston lightlly. "Pressure is not...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins CB DeAngelo Hall unsure about training camp availability

Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall tells CSN Washington that while he feels he's made enough progress in recovering from a torn Achilles tendon, alhtough he's not quite sure if he'll be ready to participate in training camp later this month. "I know they're going to monitor me," he told 106.7 The Fan. "I know they are not going to just throw me out there and [have me...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

'Literally nothing going on' in Dez Bryant negotiations

The Dallas Cowboys and wide receiver Dez Bryant are a standstill in working out a new deal, reports NBCSports.com, via a source. The two sides have only a week to go to negotiate a new multi-year deal for Bryant, who's on tap to play 2015 under the franchise tag worth $13 million. Bryant has yet to sign his tender, hoping to get a deal done before the deadline, which is looking...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

WR Brandon LaFell out of walking boot

New England Patriots wide receiver Brandon LaFell's injured foot looks to be on the mend, as he told Sirius XM NFL Radio on Wednesday that he no longer needs a walking boot. "Just a few lingering injuries that happened in the late part of the regular season that I just played through throughout the playoffs," LaFell said, per ESPN. "Finally got some time off to let my body heal...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Packers need a healthy Casey Hayward to solidify secondary

Green Bay Packers cornerback Casey Hayward is ready to play out the last year of his rookie deal while taking over a starting role following the departure of Tramon Williams. According to Rob Demovsky of ESPN, as one of the best slot corners in the NFL the past three seasons, if Hayward can stay healthy, he'll be next in line for a big contract. "I know what type of player...
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July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Steelers are in trouble if LB James Harrison is season opener starter at OLB

No one can ever question Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison's work ethic after he posted an Instagram of him running sprints in 135-degree heat while sporting a 12-pound weight vests with a hoodie, but it's fair to say he's not the player he once was. The young players haven't stepped up and general manager Kevin Colbert felt the unit needed some insurance; however...
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July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Demaryius Thomas, Broncos still stuck as deadline nears

According to Troy E. Renck of the Denver Post, the Denver Broncos and wide receiver Demaryius Thomas are still trying to come up with a solution that will give the pass catcher the money he wants, and what the team believes he deserves. Reports indicate as the unsigned franchise player, Thomas reportedly wants Calvin Johnson money in his next contract. Johnson signed an eight...
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July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Alshon Jeffery snubs Jay Cutler, Bears offense to workout with former teammate Brandon Marshall

Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery snubbed his quarterback and offensive teammates in order to work with former Windy City wideout Brandon Marshall. According to Sean Wagner-McGough of CBS Sports, Cutler and the Bears' offense traveled to Nashville to workout together before the start of training camp, but Jeffery opted not to participate instead training with Marshall...
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July 08, 2015  |  Discuss
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