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Giants’ Justin Pugh: J.J. Watt “tapped out”

New York Giants right tackle Justin Pugh says they were so effective in blocking Texans star defensive lineman J.J. Watt this past Sunday that he “tapped out.” “‘What’s he going to do? How badly is he going to disrupt? How much is he going to hurt you guys?’ ” Pugh said to reporters. “Now you guys are asking the opposite question — ‘Why wasn’t he disruptive...
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Lamarr Houston: Colin Kaepernick used the n-word last week

Lamarr Houston of the Bears was penalized on Monday for inappropriate language during their win over the Jets. “I don’t know,” Houston said when asked what precipitated the penalty. “(Umpire Tony Michalek) thought I cussed at him, but all I said was ‘back up’ because he was all up on Willie (Young) and I just told him to back up some. I guess he was intimidated by it...
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Eagles fans threw cheese steaks at Redskins’ Chris Baker (Photo)

Redskins defnesive lineman Chris Baker told reporters after Sunday’s game against the Eagles that fans threw cheese steaks are him while he was leaving the field after being ejected for his role in a brawl that erupted between both teams. “Um, it just missed,” Baker replied. “I think some tartar sauce or some mustard was thrown. But it did miss me though. It’s Philadelphia...
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Darnell Dockett wants to give tickets to the fan who wore his jersey during a brawl

Cardinals defensive lineman Darnell Dockett would like to give the fan wearing his jersey during a brawl at University of Phoenix Stadium this past Sunday, tickets to a game. Who was the guy in the Dockett jersey in the brawl at the cardinals game??? Contact me I have some tickets for you. I like that sh*t. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType...
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Eli Manning on Giants offense: “That is the way it’s supposed to work”

After a pretty impressive performance by Giants quarterback Eli Manning during Sunday’s win against the Texans, the two-time Super Bowl MVP is happy with how Ben McAdoo’s offense is starting to look. “That,’’ Manning said after the game, via the NY Post, “is the way it’s supposed to work.’’ So far it’s looked like New York’s offense has been getting each and...
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Muhammed Wilkerson suffered a knee injury

Jets defensive lineman Muhammed Wilkerson suffered a knee injury during Monday night’s loss to the Bears. According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, Wilkerson’s injury isn’t considered serious. Jets say Muhammed Wilkerson's knee injury isn't believed to be serious. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) September 23, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size...
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Eagles fans burned DeSean Jackson’s jersey (Video)

Eagles fans burned DeSean Jackson’s jersey prior to this past Sunday’s game. And then there's Vince. pic.twitter.com/Db8tJ01hfe — JP Finlay (@JPFinlayCSN) September 21, 2014 SO what happens if Jackson returns to Philly one day? Then you don’t have a jersey anymore. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; ...
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Pete Carroll has a good reason why he only wears a headset with one ear-phone

According to Sam Farmer of the LA Times, Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll only wears a one-cup headset on the sideline so he can hear the 12th man at CenturyLink Field. Pete Carroll says he wears those one-cup headphones because he likes to hear the crowd. — Sam Farmer (@LATimesfarmer) September 21, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType...
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Russell Wilson actually wanted to goto overtime

Ric Tapia/Icon Sportswire Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson told Peter King of TheMMQB.com that he actually wanted Sunday’s game against the Broncos to goto to overtime. “I know I shouldn’t say this,” Wilson said, “but I actually wanted overtime. Of course I want to win in regulation, but overtime is so much fun. I live for those moments.” Well Wilson did a great job...
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San Diego Padres selling Johnny Manziel jerseys (Photo)

The San Diego Padres are cashing in on Johnny Manziel after drafting him this year. Johnny Manziel baseball jersey at San Diego @Padres team store @darrenrovell pic.twitter.com/DrGtUKYDWq — Luke Wolfe (@LukeWolfe21) September 22, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post...
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Broncos Chris Harris: Russell Wilson is better than Andrew Luck

Ric Tapia/Icon Sportswire Broncos cornerback Chris Harris is convinced that Russell Wilson is better tun Andrew Luck after this past Sunday’s game against the Seahawks. Chris Harris with best stuff today. "Keep keep talking up Andrew Luck. Russell Wilson is better than luck. No question." — Vic Lombardi (@VicLombardi) September 22, 2014 I don’t think it’s farfetched...
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Geno Smith throws a pick-six to Ryan Mundy (Video)

This week’s Monday Night Football game kicked off with Jets quarterback Geno Smith throwing a pick-six to Bears safety Ryan Mundy. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Geno Smith throws a pick-six to Ryan Mundy (Video) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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Report: James Harrison will return to the field for the Steelers

After Ryan Shazier and Jarvis Jones went down with injuries on Sunday night, the Steelers will be signing James Harrison, even though he just retired. The #Steelers will be signing their own former star LB James Harrison over the next few days, I’m told. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 22, 2014 LB James Harrison scheduled to meet Tuesday with Steelers coaches. Assuming...
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Watch MetLife Stadium be flipped from Giants to Jets (Video)

Post by MetLife Stadium. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Watch MetLife Stadium be flipped from Giants to Jets (Video) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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Tom Coughlin confirms he benched Stevie Brown on Sunday

Giants head coach confirmed with reporter on Monday that safety Stevie Brown was benched in favor of rookie Nat Berhe during Sunday’s win over the Texans. So Stevie Brown got benched for Nat Berhe after taking that bad route in coverage. Wonder if he starts Thursday. — Dan Graziano (@DanGrazianoESPN) September 22, 2014 Coughlin on why SBrown was out of game late: "We made...
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Chip Kelly responds to Cary Williams blasting his practice structure

Eagles cornerback Cary Williams made it clear that he’s not happy with the way head coach Chip Kelly has his team practice. Kelly was asked asked about Williams’ comments today. “He was frustrated and I understand that. Cary is a competitor and I have no issues with Cary,” said Kelly, via PhillyMag.com. I’m sure Kelly already had a talk with Williams. var ACE_AR...
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Frank Gore unhappy with his workload this past Sunday

Robert Chambliss/Icon Sportswire The 49ers really decreased Frank Gore’s workload after going to more multi-receiver sets this past Sunday against the Cardinals and the veteran running back wasn’t very happy. “We did what the defense gave us,” said Gore, who added he did not know the 49ers would lean so heavily on the passing game on Sunday. Soon after answering more questions...
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Redskins place DeAngelo Hall on IR

The Redskins have announced that they’ve placed cornerback DeAngelo Hall on injured reserve after he completely tore his Achilles on Sunday. NEWS: #Redskins make roster moves. Check back soon for more information. pic.twitter.com/6nRLVjpLQ5 — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) September 22, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: '...
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Ravens issue a long response to ESPN’s report

The Baltimore Ravens have issued a very long response to the ESPN Outside the Lines report on the Ray Rice investigation. Here it is: We at the Ravens have promised to be open, candid and transparent with our fans, sponsors, ticket holders, and the general public. This past Friday, ESPN.com’s “Outside the Lines” feature ran a story entitled, Rice case: purposeful misdirection...
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Eli Manning’s completion percentage is way up

After a horrific preseason, Giants quarterback Eli Manning has completed a career high 65 percent of his passes so far through three games. Three games into season, Eli Manning is completing 65% of his passes. If that keeps up, it would be a career-high. — Ebenezer Samuel (@ebenezersamuel) September 22, 2014 It looks to me like Manning is getting more comfortable each game with...
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Antonio Cromartie suffered a bone bruise

This is some good news. According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, Cardinals cornerback Antonio Cromartie suffered a bone bruise during Sunday’s win over the 49ers. Hey, positive injury news (it exists): Cardinals escaped unscathed for CB Antonio Cromartie. Bone bruise means he’ll miss just a few days — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 22, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site...
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Report: Vikings will think about moving on from Adrian Peterson after this season

The Minnesota Vikings will think about moving on from star running back Adrian Peterson after this season, according to Jason Cole of Bleacher Report. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Report: Vikings will think about moving on from Adrian Peterson after this season...
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Report: Belief is Adrian Peterson will play again this season

According to Jason Cole of Bleacher Report, some people believe Adrian Peterson will play again this season. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Report: Belief is Adrian Peterson will play again this season appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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Maryland store selling RG3 jerseys are 40 percent off (Photo)

Well this could be the beginning of the end. A sports store in Maryland is selling Robert Griffin III’s jersey at a 40 percent discount. Stores typically do this when a player is either about to exit or is gone from the team. Store in Frederick, MD starts the deep discount on RGIII jerseys pic.twitter.com/gyZUo32QPB (via @BallHogsRadio, @HMack3) — darren rovell (@darrenrovell...
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Ravens announce owner Steve Bisciotti will meet with the media at 4pm

The Baltimore Ravens have announced that owner Steve Bisciotti will meet with the media today at 4 p.m. Likely to address the ESPN Outside the Lines report that exposes the fact that the Ravens and the NFL tried to cover up the Ray Rice incident. #Ravens Owner Steve Bisciotti will meet with the media today at 4 p.m. — Baltimore Ravens (@Ravens) September 22, 2014 This should...
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