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QB Matt Flynn will start for Raiders against Redskins

According to Mike Florio of Profootballtalk.com, Oakland Raiders backup QB Matt Flynn will get the start against the Washington Redskins. It was first reported this morning Pryor would get the nod, however, according to Jay Glazer of Fox Sports, Flynn will be the guy under center.
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September 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers won't change their style despite slow start, Mike Tomlin and Todd Haley's job security is safe through season

The Pittsburgh Steelers won't change the way do things despite getting off to a 0-3 start. Coach Mike Tomlin and offensive coordinator Todd Haley's job security is safe for the season, as the team rarely fires a coach during the season. Furthermore, Tomlin, who has been the subject of speculation that he is on the hot seat, is said to have a great deal of security and...
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September 29, 2013  |  Discuss

QB Terrelle Pryor cleared to start against Redskins

According to Vic Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle, Oakland Raiders QB Terrelle Pryor has passed the NFL protocol along with a battery of tests and will be in the starting lineup for Sunday’s game against the Redskins.
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September 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Add Roger Staubach to the list of Johnny Manziel fans

Former Dallas Cowboys great Roger Staubach thinks Texas A&M's Johnny Manziel has what it takes to be a successful NFL quarterback. "I love watching him play," Staubach told Yahoo.com's Frank Schwab. "There's just something about him. He's exciting to watch. You don't have to be 6-5. Drew Brees proved that, and we see it with Russell Wilson...
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September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins' Fletcher ok sharing time with Nick Barnett

Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher fully expects to share time with fellow LB Nick Barnett for the entire season, and he's fine with it. Fletcher, who has played 243 consecutive games in his career, sat out for a total eight snaps in week 3, during a stint in the first quarter and again early in the third quarter, writes Mike Jones of the Washington Post. “I...
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September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

49ers' Whitner: 'I think I’m just supposed to let them catch a touchdown now'

An irate San Francisco 49ers safety Donte Whitner lashed out at the NFL and their officiating after his latest penalty for unnecessary roughness following a hit on St. Louis Rams WR Chris Givens Thursday night. Whitner called the penalty 'ridiculous', saying “I think I’m just supposed to let them catch a touchdown now,” Whitner said on SiriusXM NFL Radio, via the...
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September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Gronkowski, Amendola expected to play Sunday? Not so fast

Per a league source, both tight end Rob Gronkowski and wide receiver Danny Amendola are expected to take the field against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday night. Gronkowskil, who has yet to play in the 2013 season while recovering from back and multiple forearm surgeries, looks to be ready to play, although most expected to him to sit this one out and return for week 5. Amendola...
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September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Gil Brandt wouldn't be shocked if Packers didn't reach playoffs

NFL.com analyst guru Gil Brandt says there is a genuine concern with the Green Bay Packers this season. He took a look at seven teams who lost their week 3 game, and says the Packers in particular are in a bit of trouble (via Bob Wolfley of the Journal Sentinel): "Offensive line troubles (Green Bay has surrendered 10 sacks through three games) and an unreliable running...
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September 28, 2013  |  1 Comment

Jerry Jones: Jason Garrett is young, still evolving

We think Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones meant this to be a compliment to his head coach Jason Garrett, but as we know, Jones just has a way of explaining things that always seem to make headlines. When speaking about the head coach on his KRLD 105.3 FM radio show, Jones said Garrett isn't planted in one offensive system like former coach and OC Ernie Zampese, who installed...
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September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

49ers rookie WR Quinton Patton will 'miss some time'

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh announced Friday that rookie wide receiver Quinton Patton will be out for the near future with a fractured foot, according to CSNBayArea. The foot injury occurred Thrusday night against the St. Louis Rams, where he was the designated number 2 receiver. The loss further depletes the 49ers receiving corps with Michael Crabtree also out...
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September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Willis McGahee predicts a 'dramatic improvement' to his performance

The Cleveland Browns got a huge pick-me-up in last week's win against the Minnesota Vikings, but as far as Trent Richardson's replacement fared, it was an utter let-down. The new Browns lead back, Willis McGahee mustered just 9 yards on eight carries in that game, but he says things will be a lot different in Sunday's matchup with the Cincinnati Bengals. "Oh...
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September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Pryor approved for full contact in practice, close to playing Sunday

Oakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor is looking more and more like he'll take the field come Sunday after he was a full particpant in practice Friday in preparation for the Washington Redskins. "I feel 100 percent, definitely," Pryor said, via Michael Wagaman of the Associated Press. "I don't know what it's going to be but I know I'm going to...
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September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Ike Taylor, Steelers seaching for first win in London

The Pittsburgh Steelers touched down in merry olde England Friday with one goal on their collective minds - getting that elusive first win of the season. "We just need one,'' cornerback Ike Taylor said. "That's all we need, we're searching for one." The team will face the equally winless Minnesota Vikings in the 90,000-seat Wembley Stadium, and...
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September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Marcus Cannon ready to step up if Vollmer sits out Sunday

New England Patriots right tackle Sebastian Vollmer is currently nursing a foot injury he suffered last week against the Buccaneers, and his status for Sunday's matchup with the Atlanta Falcons in uncertain. If he does not play, all attention will go to Marcus Cannon, who was asked by reporters if he's ready to fill the void in Vollmer's potential absence. "I...
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September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Cam Newton fined for Under Armor visor clips

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has been wearing Under Armor visor clips for a while now, but no one, especially the NFL, seemed to notice. After Chris Smith of Forbes.com pointed it out, the league has decided to fine Newton $10,000 for wearing the clips last Sunday. He apparently won't face any retroactive discipline for wearing them on weeks 1-2. Per Mike Florio...
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September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Rams OC Brian Schottenheimer under fire for offensive struggles

St. Louis Rams offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer has experience with being targeted for his offense struggling before. During his tenure with the New York Jets, Schottenheimer drew a ton of criticism for the Jets flailing offense, even though the talent was dwindling and the head coach Rex Ryan could care less on that side of the ball. It was widely thought that Schottenheimer...
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September 27, 2013  |  2 Comments

Injuries along Giants offensive line major concern, CB Cory Webster ruled out for Sunday

According to Darin Gantt of Profootballtalk.com, New York Giants center David Baas and guard Chris Snee are officially ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Chiefs.
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September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

WR Greg Jennings says QB Matt Cassel is 'more verbal, kind of commanding in the huddle'

Minnesota Vikings WR Greg Jennings has been a target for Brett Favre and Aaron Rodgers, so he knows a little about great leaders. A successful quarterback has to command the respect of his offense, making them believe he's going to get it done. Jennings says QB Matt Cassel has those qualities and that he's been with the team in the offseason and preseason, so there is...
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September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

CB Chris Cook, Safety Jamarca Sanford ruled out for Sunday's game against Steelers

According to Josh Alper of Profootballtalk.com, Minnesota Vikings CB Chris Cook and safety Jamarca Sanford both have been ruled out of this weekend’s game.
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September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Calvin Johnson on Bears: 'It’s easy to have a dislike for them'

Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson had eight catches for 106 yards and no touchdowns against Chicago in 2012. Johnson has less than good feelings for the Chicago Bears, who the Lions play this Sunday.
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September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Offensive line gets the message from Mike Tomlin: 'Obviously, Tomlin is sending out a message to us'

Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin's rotating a backup offensive lineman at both tackle spots on every other series during the first half of last week's loss to the Bears, was message being sent to the starters to pick it up or they will lose their jobs.
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September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

CB Joe Haden isn't scared of Bengals WR A.J. Green: 'It’s not all about what they’re doing, it’s about what we’re gonna do to them'

Cleveland Browns cornerback Joe Haden says he's looking forward to facing Cincinnati Bengals receiver A.J. Green on Sunday at FirstEnergy Stadium.
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September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos OC Adam Gase says he called the dogs off or offense could have been even more dominant

The Denver Broncos might have been able to score by greater margins during their three game winning streak if they didn't go into a four-minute, run-out-the-clock mode. Instead of piling on the points, the coaching staff made the decision to run out the clock against their opponents.
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September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Asante Samuel on facing Patriots: 'I'm sure my boy Brady will come at me'

Former New England Patriots and current Atlanta Falcons cornerback Asante Samuel is looking forward to the matchup against his former team on Sunday night.
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September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Rookie T Michael Bowie says he's ready to go if needed: 'I live for moments like that'

Hinging on the status of certain injured Seattle Seahawks offensive linemen, rookie tackle Michael Bowie might have to line up against Houston's top pass rusher J.J. Watt on Sunday.
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September 27, 2013  |  Discuss
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