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Matt Forte back with Bears: 'All I can do is play football'

Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte spent a good deal of time away from the team's voluntary offseason working out of his own in what's being described as “rigorous speed training." He's entering the final year of his contract with the team, but insists his absence has nothing to do with wanting a new contract. For him it's all about football at this point; nothing else...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Deadline passes, still no date for Brady appeal

Under the current the Collective Bargaining Agreement, the NFL and the NFLPA are supposed to agree on a date for any appeal ten 10 days from filing the appeal. That deadline came and went on Wednesday in the case of New England Patriots QB Tom Brady, who's appealing his 4-game suspension in the widley publicized Deflategate saga.. The CBA also apparently says that the two...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Raiders ink LB Horace Miller, WR Milton Williams

The Oakland Raiders signed two on Wednesday, linebacker Horace Miller and receiver Milton Williams, who was briefly with the team earlier this month, the team announced. More recently, Miller was with the Carolina Panthers, but was waived earlier this offseason after spending one week on the active roster. Williams was originally signed by the Raiders as an undrafted free agent...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Manning, Sanders understand Demaryius Thomas' holdout decision

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning and receiver Emmanuel Sanders weighed in on their teammate Demaryius Thomas's decision to stay away from OTAs while he looks for a new contract. "One thing a lot of people don’t realize is when you’re playing on a one-year deal, there’s a lot of things going through your head," Sanders said, via the Denver Post. "As much as you...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Darren McFadden not worried about playing time

All Dallas Cowboys running back Darren McFadden is concerned with at the moment is getting familiar with his new team after spending 7 years in Oakland. "For me, I'm just going out there grinding," he said, via the team's official website. "However the coaches put me out there – whether it's first team or second team. When it comes time for them to make a decision, it's totally...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins planning on return to power running game

The Washington Redskins gave a clue on what their offensive philosophy will be in 2015 when the team drafted first-round offensive tackle Brandon Scherff, showing the intention to return to a power-running offense. Running back Alfred Morris goes into his second year under coach Jay Gruden's power-based scheme and said he used new training techniques this utilizing more cardio...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles land at No. 9 for most talented roster in NFL

Philadelphia Eagles' Chip Kelly is an unconventional coach, his offensive system is unique to NFL standards and since becoming the team's general manager, his personnel decisions have been unique to say the least. However, like it or hate it, Kelly has some serious talent on his squad after getting rid of star players like running back LeSean McCoy, DeSean Jackson, and letting...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Zimmer draws line in the sand with Adrian Peterson: 'He can play for us or not play'

It took a while, but Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer finally became the fiery leader he has been with the rest of the team, pointing his frustration with running back Adrian Peterson, who is demanding either a restructured contract or trade. Zimmer said that the rusher wouldn't get either and if he continues to stay away from the team, he can sit at home for the 2015 season...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones on Cowboys bringing in players with risks: 'We're not buying bonds'

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones didn't reach his level of success by playing it safe. While many teams have taken the 'we only want character guys' stance, Jones says he's being aggressive and taking risks to acquire the high level type of talent to surround quarterback Tony Romo. “Let’s be real aggressive,” Jones said, via USA Today. “At this juncture, that has everything...
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DE Kerry Wynn projected to have 'breakout season' in 2015

New York Giants defensive end Kerry Wynn is in a perfect position to succeed in 2015 and beyond if he can build on his 2014 performance. Wynn, 6'5, 266 pounds, showed athleticism in his rookie season while posting some eye-popping statistics. According to Patricia Traina of the Bleacher Report, if Wynn can bulk up and gain more playing strength, he could be the team's next power...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

'Coach Killer' Jay Cutler riding final shot at being a starter

The Chicago Bears signed quarterback Jay Cutler last offseason to a 7 year $126.7 million contract extension despite the fact he was badly outplayed by backup Josh McCown in 2013. The move solidified the fate of former general manager Phil Emery and coach Marc Trestman, however, the nickname 'coach killer' was given to Cutler as he seems to leave a trail of bodies everywhere...
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Broncos ranked No. 3 in NFL as most talented team

Despite a coaching change and many defections from key players in the 2015 offseason, the Denver Broncos still rate very high as one of the NFL's most talented teams. New coach Gary Kubiak is installing the west coast offense and he will have many weapons to deploy including another year with a healthy quarterback in Peyton Manning. According to Bucky Brooks of NFL.com, the...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Pettine says Pro-Bowl C Alex Mack is 'is ready to go' after broken leg in 2014

Cleveland Browns coach Mike Pettine proclaimed Pro-Bowl center Alex Mack 'ready to go' at the opening of the team's OTAs; however, he cautioned that the club would limited the offensive lineman's work. Mack sustained a season-ending broken leg seven months ago, but isn't showing any effects from the injury. “Alex is ready to go,” Pettine said, via Ohio.com. “I’m sure...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Roster changes, coaching moves land Cowboys at No. 5 for most talented roster in NFL

Before the 2014 season, many thought the cowboys were heading to a dreadful season and a high draft pick; however, a series smart moves pushed them into the NFC playoffs for the first time since 2009. New defensive coordinator Rod Marinell and 'offensive play-caller' Scott Linehan made a world of difference on the coaching side, and the results were players having breakout seasons...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly says 6'9 DE Brian Mihalik 'the prototype for big people beat up little people'

Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly likes to think out of the box and 6'9 Boston College defensive end Brian Mihalik was selected with the No. 237 overall pick in the 2015 NFL draft with that in mind. One of the best athletes in the draft class, he scored the second best SPARQ rating among defensive linemen and could be a sleeper once training camp rolls around. "If you want...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Raiders in good hands with QB Christian Ponder

Oakland Raiders quarterback Christian Ponder will be working to help Derek Carr when he returns from a hand injury; however, for the time being he the guy running the show at the team's OTAs. As the veteran signal caller with five years of experience and playing in 38 games with a 75.9 career passer rating gives the team a very solid backup plan. “This offense is a little...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Pete Carroll says 'we’re very close in our conversation' with Wilson camp, sides still far apart

The spin machine is in full motion in Seattle as Seahawks coach Pete Carroll threw out a bunch of words that sounded good, but essentially said nothing has change in the Russell Wilson negotiations. Wilson has taken to Twitter, making cryptic remarks seemingly pointed towards the organization's lack of appreciation; however, to Carroll it's just the team's process. “We...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Tomlin says Steelers will not be reluctant about going for two point conversions

The Pittsburgh Steelers opened OTAs by practicing the new rule change regarding two point conversions from the 2-yard line and showing that it will be a big part of how the team will approach the change. “Coach told me we were going to do it, and I was a little prepared for it,” quarterback Ben Roethlisberger said, via Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. “It...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Vikings land at No. 10 for most talented roster in NFL

Despite all the Adrian Peterson drama, the Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman and coach Mike Zimmer have flown under the radar in building a roster that will soon produce a contender for the NFC North crown. Taking advantage of excellent positions in the NFL Draft, the team has replenished the defense to Zimmer's delight, and may have found their franchise quarterback...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Packers rank No. 8 in NFL for most talented roster

The Green Bay Packers have been consistent playoff contenders for almost ten years and the tandem of general manager Ted Thompson and coach Mike McCarthy are working to add another Super Bowl under their belt. Thompson philosophy of drafting and re-signing talent they have developed keeps the pipeline flowing with players who grow with the team and eventually become key players...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Wednesday web roundup: New England Patriots

First look at Patriots OTAs ► Get an exclusive first look at the Patriots Organized Team Activity that took place on Tuesday ... Patriots Notebook: Football, not footballs, in news ► Patriots owner Robert Kraft talks with former player Willie McGinest as the The New England Patriots walk off the plane as they arrive at Sky Harbor Airport for ... Big Ben: 'Not the same...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Wednesday web roundup: Pittsburgh Steelers

Roethlisberger ready for more pressure? ► He did that better than ever in 2014, when he tied for the NFL lead with 4,952 passing yards, a Steelers record. His 103.3 passer rating ranked third. His ratio of ... Steelers' Harrison on running with backups: 'It is what it is" ► It's been quite a few years since Steelers linebacker James Harrison entered camp ... when he decided...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Wednesday web roundup: Green Bay Packers

Packers seek big gains in return game ► Soon after the Green Bay Packers drafted Ty Montgomery, scout Sam Seale called the ... Packers top NFL in retaining offensive players ► GREEN BAY, Wis. -- No one in the NFL had a more potent offense last season than the Green Bay Packers, and no one in the league retained more of its ... Rookie Premiere Impacts Two Picks ► Two...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Teammates, coaches showing support for QB Johnny Manziel

Cleveland Browns safety Donte Whitner spoke about the team's support for second-year quarterback Johnny Manziel after his rough rookie year that culminated is a prolonged rehab stay. "He understands the mistakes that he's made, so he's taken the proper steps to try to keep himself out of trouble," Whitner said, via the Associated Press. He also added that Manziel was among...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

No elbow worries for Richard Sherman during OTA practice

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman didn't show any ill after effects from the elbow injury he suffered in the NFC Championship game against the  Green Bay Packers last January, per the Seattle Times. Sherman opeted to let the elbow heal on its own during the offseason, although there was reportedly a slight chance he would need Tommy John surgery. The 27-year-old...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss
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