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DeMarco Murray bought his offensive lineman $1,300 iMac’s

Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray is so grateful for the way his offenisive linemen have blocked for him so far this season that he bought each player a $1,300 iMac. DeMarco Murray surprised his offensive lineman with brand new 21.5 inch iMacs at their locker. valued at $1300 each pic.twitter.com/STTDi3hf8z — Clarence Hill (@clarencehilljr) October 22, 2014 Murray has...
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Jay Gruden will name starter on Thursday

Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden told reporters on Wednesday that he’ll name his starting quarterback for Monday night’s game against the Dallas Cowboys on Thursday. Gruden on starting QB decision vs. DAL: "I'd like to make a decision tomorrow after practice." Said it gives enough time to fully prepare. — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) October 22, 2014...
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Bill Belichick reportedly sent Darrelle Revis home for being late

Tom Curren of CSN New England is reporting that New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick sent star cornerback Darrelle Revis home early on Tuesday after showing up to practice late. Darrelle Revis was sent home Tuesday after showing up late to the facility for the start of the week’s work in advance of Sunday’s game with the Bears. He was not present for practice on Tuesday...
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RG3 first in Redskins’ QB drills

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was taking the first reps during quarterback drills on Wednesday.  Colt McCoy was second in line. Here in Ashburn, first individual QB drill. Robert Griffin III goes first, Colt McCoy 2nd, Kirk Cousins 3rd. Read nothing into that. — Aditi Kinkhabwala (@AKinkhabwala) October 22, 2014 Redskins head coach Jay Gruden told reporters...
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DeMarco Murray earned Jim Brown’s respect

Cleveland Browns great Jim Brown told 103.3 FM ESPN on Monday that Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray has earned his respect with the way he’s played this season. “Well I’m glad you said that because I had no idea — not even inkling — and all of a sudden I’m listening to my name because a young man is doing something great,” Brown told 103.3 FM ESPN on Monday...
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Jerry Jones defends the Redskins’ name

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones came out and defended the Washington Redskins’ nickname during a radio appearance on Tuesday. “I know that it’s not in any way meant to denigrate the Redskins, or the Washington team, or what it represents,” said Jones. “It’s like the Cowboys to me. I think we should all feel that way about it. It’s a great part of the tradition of the...
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Bears’ GM: Jay Cutler is a winning quarterback

Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery took part in a chat with fans on their official website and received some questions about starting quarterback Jay Cutler now that he’s under fire for all of his latest turnovers. “Jay Cutler is a winning quarterback in this league and no matter how you analyze the history of quarterbacks in the NFL, if you have a winning record you...
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Report: Ray Rice filed a grievance against the Baltimore Ravens

Free agent NFL running back Ray Rice has filed a grievance against his former team,  the Baltimore Ravens, per Pro Football Talk. Per multiple sources, Rice has filed a grievance against the Ravens challenging the team’s decision to terminate his contract on September 8.  The Ravens cut Rice within hours after the video emerged of Rice striking his then-fiancée (now wife) in...
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Eli Manning: We have time to turn things around

bellafotosolo/BigStock.com New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning believes his team can turns things around after losing their last two games and head into their bye week with a 3-4 record. “There is a ton of football,” Manning said, via Newsday. “If we handle our business and start winning games, we have a shot to be OK and in good shape.” Manning doesn’t question the...
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Week 8 Fantasy Football Quarterback Streaming: Targeting Tampa Bay

Are you still streaming quarterbacks? Just need a bye week fill-in for Colin Kaepernick this weekend? You’ve come to the right place. Here are five waiver wire options to get you through this week in fantasy football, starting with a rookie facing the best matchup of his young career… Click here to read more on numberFire.com. This article was written by: numberFire. Follow...
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50 Things Owners Should Know Through Fantasy Football’s Regular Season Halfway Point

It’s hard to believe, but we’re already halfway through most fantasy football league regular seasons. And unfortunately for many, that means you’ve only got a handful of weeks to make up for your slow starts. If you’re sitting at 1-6 or 2-5, I’m sure you’ve made some poor lineup decisions. I bet you regret drafting some of the players you drafted (Cordarrelle Patterson...
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Brandon Marshall doesn’t regret calling out his teammates

During his weekly appearance on Showtime’s Inside the NFL,  Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall admitted he doesn’t regret calling out his teammates following this past Sunday’s loss to the Miami Dolphins at home. “Absolutely my voice was heard,” Marshall said, via Showtime.  “The only thing I regret is that the door wasn’t closed.  I wouldn’t change any...
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Percy Harvin would have made sense for Patriots, Seahawks reportedly didn’t call

If any team other then the New York Jets would have made sense for Percy Harvin, it would have been the New England Patriots. The Patriots have been looking for a top wide receiver that can stretch the field since Randy Moss was dumped a few years ago.  Head coach Bill Belichick also never says away from players with “problems.” The problem is the Seahawks never called the Patriots...
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Mike Tomlin: Ryan Shazier, Shamarko Thomas are “extremely close” to coming back

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin had some good news on Tuesday when it came to injured players Shamarko Thomas and Ryan Shazier. Steelers coach Mike Tomlin says linebacker Ryan Shazier (knee) and safety Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) are "extremely close" to returning. — Scott Brown (@ScottBrown_ESPN) October 21, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551'...
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Snoop Dogg: Steelers are “click clackin”

Snoop Dogg has been very harsh after some of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ tough losses this season. Following Monday night’s win over the Houston Texans Snoop was pretty happy when he spoke with NFL Total Access. “Thing look like they’re getting on a good foot,” Snoop said during a phone call on Tuesday’s NFL Total Access. “(Haley) looked like he was listening to me. He’s...
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Marshawn Lynch’s agent claims his client didn’t almost boycott St. Louis trip

Following the trade of Percy Harvin from the Seattle Seahawks to the New York Jets a report came out that Marshawn Lynch was so upset with the move that he almost didn’t get on the bus to head to St. Louis for last week’s game. Lynch’s agent has come out and claimed the report is false. These reports of @MoneyLynch going off and not wanting to get on bus are absurd. Please...
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Jon Beason may need to shut it down

Rich Kane/Icon Sportswire New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason is currently down in Charlotte, NC visiting a foot specialist.  He’ll soon find out if he has to undergo surgery on his toe, whcih will end his 2014 season. LB Jon Beason, on @WFAN660, said it's "50-50" on whether he'll have to shut it down four the season. May need surgery on toe. — Ralph Vacchiano...
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Titans reportedly trading Akeem Ayers to the Patriots

Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean is reporting that the Tennessee Titans are trading linebacker Akeem Ayers to the New England Patriots. Been told #Titans are trading LB Akeem Ayers to the #Patriots. The only thing that would prevent is a failed physical — Jim Wyatt (@jwyattsports) October 21, 2014 The 25 year-old Ayers only has 3 tackles this season. It will be interesting to see how...
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NFL suspended Bucs’ Da’Quan Bowers for PED violation

The NFL has suspended Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive lineman Da’Quan Bowers two games for violating their performance enhancing drug policy. NFL says Bucs' Da'Quan Bowers suspended two games for PED violation — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) October 21, 2014 Bowers has six tackles and one sack this season. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060...
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Cowboys waive Michael Sam

The Dallas Cowboys have announced that they’ve waived defensive end Michael Sam from their practice squad and have signed linebacker Troy Davis. The Cowboys have decided to waive defensive end Michael Sam. The practice squad player who joined the team on Sept. 3, spent the first seven weeks of the season on the 10-man squad and never made it to the 53-man roster. Sam, the first...
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Bart Starr’s health will likely keep Brett Favre from returning to Lambeau Field

Former Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre told ESPN that the health of the great Bart Starr will likely keep him from returning to Lambeau Field this season. While the specifics of the plan still were being formalized, Favre intended for Starr to join him on the field for the Packers’ Sunday night game Nov. 9 against the NFC North division rival Chicago Bears. But Starr...
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Jets sign Kerley to 4-yr, $16 million extension

The New York Jets have announced that they’ve signed wide receiver Jeremy Kerley to a contract extension. We have signed WR Jeremy Kerley to a 4-year extension. pic.twitter.com/VAgxsZS5XA — New York Jets (@nyjets) October 21, 2014 That 4-year extension for Jets WR Jeremy Kerley is worth $16 million with $5.4 million in guarantees, source says. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo...
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Jaosn Kelce, Darren Sproles return to practice for Philly

Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce and running back Darren Sproles returned to practice on Tuesday, per Geoff Mosher of CSN Philly. Chip: Kelce, Sproles, Kendricks full practice today. — Geoff Mosher (@GeoffMosherCSN) October 21, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet...
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Jets to reportedly sign Jeremy Kerley to an extension

The New York Jets will sign wide receiver Jeremy Kerley to a contract extension today, per ESPN’s Adam Caplan. #Jets are expected to sign WR Jeremy Kerley to a 4-year extension some time today, per league source. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) October 21, 2014 This is a great move.  Kerley is a very good slot receiver. He’s been the Jets most reliable receiver over the past couple...
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Ray Rice’s appeal set for November 5-6

We mentioned on Monday that Ray Rice could be back in the NFL within the next four weeks. Albert Breer of the NFL Network is reporting that Rice’s appeal hearing is set for early November. The appeal hearing ex-Ravens RB Ray Rice will be held on Nov. 5-6. Rice is disputing his indefinite suspension. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) October 21, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: ...
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