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Teddy Bridgewater Deserve to Be in Offesive Rookie of the Year Conversations?

When the Minnesota Vikings drafted Teddy  Bridgewater the hope was that the Louisville quarterback would end up becoming the QB of the future for the team. Christian Ponder was not going to live up to his hype and neither was Matt Cassell so the Vikings needed someone. They did not want to insert him in to the lineup as early as they did, but circumstances did not give them a choice...
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Change.org Petition Calling for Patriots to Be Disqualified and the AFC Championship to Be Replayed Hits 40K Signatures

When Change/org was started the idea was for matters that the people feel should be brought to the attention of the President of the United States be brought to his attention. Should a petition get enough signatures than the President will address the issue. That does not mean that he will do what it asks; just that he will address it.Not too many have hit the required threshold...
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Texas A&M DE Myles Garrett Dunking at A&M Rec Center

Texas A&M fans know they have a special one on their hands in defensive end Myles Garrett. The freshman had a stellar year on a bad defense breaking Jadeveon Clowney's SEC freshman sack record. With his talents, some help on the line in the form of next year's incoming class, and a new defensive coordinator the sky is the limit for Garrett next season.As it turns out his talents...
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Marhsawn Lynch Answers the Big Questions at Skittles Press Conference

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has become infamous for his adamant refusal to talk to the press. The NFL has fined him heavily for it in the past and has threatened to do so once again if he gives the press a hard time during Super Bowl week.As it turns out he will talk. It just needs to be to the right people and with a little encouragement.via TwitterRead more »
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WATCH: Andrew Luck Connects With TY Hilton for One More Awesome Touchdown Reception

Indianapolis Colts fan got to see something they hope to see a lot more of in the near future Sunday night when Andrew Luck connected with TY Hilton for a touchdown pass in the first quarter of the Pro Bowl. It endeed up being one of just three catches on the night, but it sure was a pretty nice catch!The only question now is whether he will still be sharing the spotlight with Reggie...
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Detroit Lions QB Mathew Stafford Becomes Second Player to Throw for 300+ Yards in the Pro Bowl

Fans of the Detroit Lions are going to need some time to get over how the season ended in Dallas and can only hope that the team stays relatively intact so it can have a good chance of getting back to the post season next year. While it is only a small consolation they can be proud of their quarterback for doing something only one other player, Peyton Manning, has done before in...
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WATCH: Carolina Panthers TE Greg Olsen Catches Two Awesome Touchdown Passes During the Pro Bowl

Cam Newton is quite happy to have Greg Olsen lining up at tight end. To have a security blanket like the 6'5" 250 pound Olsen must be nice. With 84 receptions to his name last season Newton clearly liked to make use of his big tight end. He didn't care to use him as much around the goal line though. Olsen only had six touchdowns for the Panthers.He added two more to his season total...
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Colts Mascot Blue Kicks the Crap Out of Patriots Mascot During Pro Bowl

Do the Colts hold any ill will towards the Patriots for the whipping they were handed during the AFC Championship or for the whole Deflate Gate mess that refuses to die? On the outside the answer is no, but on the inside only each respective person knows for certain. Sunday it became clear that the Colts mascot Blue has some issue with the whole mess.Why else would he open up a can...
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New Orleans Saints TE Jimmy Graham Dunks Over Goal Posts as Promised

Prior to the Pro Bowl New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham pledged to dunk the ball over the goal post should he score a touchdown during the game. That touchdown came courtesy of a Mathew Stafford pass in the second quarter and gave Team Irvin a 16-13 lead at the time.As promised, after the touchdown he dunked the ball over the goal post, but somehow did not get penalized for it.Read more »
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Brent Grimes Makes Awesome Interception at Pro Bowl

The Pro Bowl is often known as a game where most guys do the least amount of actual playing possible, but occasionally when they do play something awesome happens. There certainly was some great play in Sunday's Pro Bowl.On of the best plays was the interception Miami Dolphins cornerback Brent Grimes made in the second half when he wasn't even looking and pretty much took it out...
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Deflate Gate Has Hurt Tom Brady's Feelings

Tom Brady has lived the life that most guys wish they could have. He plays football for a living, gets paid a bundle to do so, makes another bundle in endorsements, and ha a smoking hot wife that makes much, much more than him.  IN spite of all of his success he is still human. He feels things and with all the trash talk that has taken place surrounding Deflate Gate he has felt...
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Richard Sherman and Earl Thomas Go Nuts After Former Teammate Golden Tate Makes Catch in Pro Bowl

The Seattle Seahawks were in Arizona for the Pro Bowl Sunday and many of them even took in the game on the sideline. Defensive backs Richard Sherman and Earl Thomas were in the midst of an interview when a former teammate of theirs, Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate. made a heck of a catch and a pretty nice run to boot.So they did what any former teammates and friends should...
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J.J. Watt Getting His Groove on During the Pro Bowl

When you are the baddest man in the NFL, feared by quarterbacks, hated by offensive lineman and coordinators across the league, and loved by fans of awesome football everywhere you can pretty much do what you want during a game. So if that means you want to dance to the beat of your own drummer you can dance to beat of that drummer.So go one J.J. Get down with your bad self!Read more »
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WWE Legend Bubba Ray Dudley Returns to the Ring for the Royal Rumble

Vince McMahon might make me want to get the WWE Channel if he keeps bringing back all these legends from back in the day when I watched as a kid. Love seeing the Hulk involved again and I've been hearing stuff about Sting for sometime now. Now one-half of one of the most entertaining tag teams to ever wrestle is back?Awesome!via TwitterRead more »
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Brock Lesnar Retains Title After Beating John Cena and Seth Rollins at Royal Rumble

Next to The Rock the most entertaining man in professional wrestling is the Beast, Brock Lesnar. Just looking at the guy gives you an urge to see him kick some ass. He is just that darn big and looks that mean. You just know he'd be good at it.Some would say his size and ferocity are wasted in the WWE, but I think it just makes him that much more fun to watch because you know they...
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The Rock Helps Roman Reigns Win the Royal Rumble and Gives an Epic Interview

The last time I watched wrestling with any sort of regularity The Rock was just starting out as an action movie star and his main job was still in the WWE. When the most electrifying man in sports entertainment left the ring it took a lot of the enjoyment away from the show for me. So when I heard that he was in Philly for the Royal Rumble Sunday night I knew I had to find clips...
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Chicago Bears QB Jay Culter Handles Toddlers As Well As He Handles NFL Defenses

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has to be mad at his super hot wife Kristin Cavallari. Why? Well--because before she posted a picture of some of his text messages he sent to her while she was out of town leaving him alone with the couple's two children. Thanks to the picture the world is no longer laughing at him just for things he does on the football field.We are now laughing...
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Richard Sherman Calls Out Roger Goodell During Press Conference for Being Too Close to Owners

The Seattle Seahawks are already in Arizona having arrived on Sunday and wasted no time getting in front of the press and stirring up a potential hornets nest by casually stating that NFL commissioner Rodger Goodell is too close with the owners especially New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft.More specifically, he stated that he does not think the league will punish the Patriots...
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Pat McAfee Guessing Odell Beckham JR. Will Be Randomly Drug Tested Tomorrow

Earlier this season a video of Odell Beckham Jr. kicking a spinning ball through the uprights went viral so it should come as no surprise that the man can really boot a ball that is set with a kicking tee. During warm-ups for the Pro Bowl he kicked a 46-yarder straight through the uprights that would have been good from 50+ yards easily.It impressed Indianapolis Colts punter Pat...
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The Most Interesting Man on Twitter, Jim Irsay, Chimes in on Deflate Gate

It's been a week since the world was hit with the Deflate Gate controversy following the AFC Championship game between the Indianapolis Colts and New England Patriots. It doesn't look to be going away anytime soon no matter how much Bill Belichick wants it to. Over the last week we have heard from all sorts of people about the controversy, but there has been one person we have not...
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Clay Mathews Celebrates Jordy Nelson's Pro Bowl TD Even Though on a Different Team

During the first half of the Pro Bowl Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson caught a 21-yard touchdown pass from Drew Brees in the Pro Bowl to give Team Carter a 20-19 lead going in to the half. It was an incredible catch. The kind of catch that got him selected to the Pro Bowl, but what was of real interest was the guy that celebrated with him from the other team, linebacker...
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WATCH: J.J. Watt With an Interception and Fumble Recovery During the Pro Bowl

If there is one player that fans can count on bringing it for the Pro Bowl it is Houston Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt. The Wisconsin product does not know how to go at any other speed than full steam ahead. During practice for the Pro Bowl he was seen catching some passes and even kicking field goals, but so far his contribution has been all on the defensive side--and what...
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Russell Westbrook Has Nothing on Antonio Brown's Pro Bowl Suit

When it comes to athletes and fashion sense guys like Russell Westbrook and Dwyane Wade typically come to mind first, but after folks see what Antonio Brown wore to the Pro Bowl Sunday that may change.Are those sea shells or amoebas?via @CrisCarterRead more »
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WATCH: Sherman, Peterson hug it out at Pro Bowl

If you follow any of the off-field drama in the NFL than you are aware of the beef that exists between two of the best defensive backs in the league, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman and Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson. The duo have sent out a number of tweets in to the virtual world claiming to be the best and reacting to comments the other says about him...
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Odell Beckham Jr. Makes Some More Sick Grabs During Pro Bowl Warm Ups

Many of the best catches of the Pro Bowl came before the game even started. Why? Not because the defense is going to clamp down and make it hard for guys to do anything. We all know that is not going to happen. No, it's because Odell Beckham Jr. has to warm up.As awesome as his in-game receptions are his pregame ones are almost better! Read more »
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