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Rex Grossman happy he’s collecting a check

    Redskins quarterback Rex Grossman doesn’t sound like he cares who starts in Washington D.C.  He’s happy he’s getting paid no matter what. Rex Grossman to @ESPNRadio980: "I keep collecting a check, so that's good." — Dan Steinberg (@dcsportsbog) December 13, 2013 You could argue that Grossman wouldn’t be in the NFL if he...
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Dolphins paint their end zones aqua, put their logo at midfield (Photo)

    With the University if Miami’s football season pretty much over,  the Dolphins can make their field theirs again. The Dolphins painted their end zone’s aqua and added their logo to mid field. Endzones getting some aqua paint and a bigger logo at midfield this week @SunLifeStadium! #NEvsMIA pic.twitter.com/mMbl10jneI — Miami Dolphins (@MiamiDolphins...
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Jason Pierre-Paul won’t play this week, season likely over

    According to ESPN’s Josina Anderson,  Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul will not play against the Seahawks on Sunday. Jason Pierre-Paul is out for Seahawks Giants. — Josina Anderson (@JosinaAnderson) December 13, 2013 Doctors have recommended that JPP shut it down for the season,  per ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Doctors have recommended...
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Sean Lee not expected to play with lingering neck pain

    According to ESPN’s Ed Werder,  Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee isn’t expected to play against the Packers on Sunday as he continues to deal with neck pain. Cowboys LB Sean Lee didn't practice and apparently not playing Sunday because of lingering neck pain. — Ed Werder (@Edwerderespn) December 13, 2013 Need NFL Tickets? Loading...
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Packers rule out Aaron Rodgers

    The Green Bay Packers have ruled out Aaron Rodgers for this week’s game against the Cowboys. Final injury report: Rodgers out — Green Bay Packers (@packers) December 13, 2013 This isn’t a surprise since Matt Flynn was taking the first-team reps on Friday.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Packers rule...
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Deion Sanders: RG3 needed some “humble pie”

    NFL Network analyst Deion Sanders chimed in on the Redskins benching Robert Griffin III and stated he believes he needed to humbled. “RGIII needed a little humble pie,” said Deion Sanders, via the DC Sports Bog. “We all know what’s happening behind the curtain. Some of his teammates on the team say he got a little bit beside himself in...
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Rob Gronkowski’s knee won’t keep him out of “Entourage” movie

    According to TMZ,  Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski still plans on appearing in the new “Entourage” movie even thought he tore his ACL last week. TMZ Sports spoke with Gronk’s entertainment manager Henry Penzi who tells us … despite the fact he tore the MCL and ACL in his right knee last weekend, the NFL star is still excited for his...
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Report: Teddy Bridgewater thinking about staying in school

According to John Middlekauff of CSNBayArea.com,  Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is thinking about staying at Louisville and not entering the NFL draft. Multiple sources tell me Teddy Bridgewater has contemplated returning to school. No decision has been made at this point — John Middlekauff (@JohnMiddlekauff) December 13, 2013 I don’t think it would hurt Bridgewater...
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Johnny Manziel: LeBron James helped me through NCAA drama

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel told Dan Patrick that LeBron James helped him stay focused on football during some of his toughest times throughout this year including what he went through with the NCAA. Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Johnny Manziel: LeBron James helped me through NCAA drama appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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Jets place Stephen Hill on IR

    The New York Jets have announced that they’ve placed wide receiver Stephen Hill on season-ending injured reserve with a knee injury. We have placed WR Stephen Hill (knee) on Injured Reserve. — New York Jets (@nyjets) December 13, 2013 Hill only had 24 catches for 324 yards and 1 touchdown this season.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading...
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Three people stabbed after Broncos-Chargers game

    According to ESPN.com, three people were stabbed outside of Sports Authority Field after last night’s Broncos-Chargers game. Three men were stabbed in a parking lot at Sports Authority Field after the Denver Broncos’ game Thursday night. Police spokesman Steve Warneke said a fourth person might have been stabbed but left the scene. Warneke...
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Michael Irvin went off on Mike Shanahan

Former Cowboys wide receiver and NFL Network analyst Michael Irvin went off on the Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan for benching Robert Griffin III. “I’ve always spoke highly and thought highly of Mike Shanahan,” Irvin said via the DC Sports Bog. “Check the tapes, go back as far as you want. But I’m so disappointed in what I’m seeing. This is personal, and I don’t...
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Jaws: I would have stayed with McCown over Cutler

    ESPN’s Ron Jaworski was a guest on Mike and Mike in the Morning on Friday and was asked if he what he thinks about the Bears going back to Jay Cutler now that he’s healthy. “I personally would have stayed with McCown.  I think he’s playing very very well. And I have great respect for Jay Cutler and his arm talent and all the ability he...
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Panthers unveil “Ice up son” Steve Smith ice sculpture (Photo)

    https://twitter.com/Panthers/status/411477398618525696 Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Panthers unveil “Ice up son” Steve Smith ice sculpture (Photo) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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Philip Rivers expected to get an extension

    According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports,  Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers has earned himself an extension with how great he’s been playing this season. There’s no doubt that offensive coordinator Ken Wisenhunt has helped Rivers  Hopefully the Chargers don’t lose him in the offseason with his name being mentioned as a possible head...
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Santana Moss thinks Kirk Cousins is being set up to fail

    Washington Redskins’ receiver Santana Moss threw his coaches under the bus earlier this week. Today, via The Washington Post, he continues by saying the quarterback Kirk Cousins is being set up to fail by being inserted as the starter. “It’s kind of tough to put him into this situation right now and hope for him to be excellent,” Moss said...
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Wade Phillips on Texans Season: “Obviously a Nightmare”

    The Houston Texans were expected to be Super Bowl contenders at the beginning of the season. Fast forward to week 13 and you’ll find a 2-11 season and a fired head coach. When interim head Coach Wade Phillips was asked by Indianapolis reporters (the team is playing the Colts this week) on a conference call about the Texans’ season, Phillips...
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Chargers stun the Broncos 27-20

    The San Diego Chargers stun the Denver Broncos 27-20 and hand Peyton Manning his first home loss of the season. Time of possession was the key for the Chargers to win the game and they dominated in that category. They held the ball 38:49 minutes versus the Broncos’ 21:11. Manning on the sideline can’t hurt you. Most of the time came in the...
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John Harbaugh, Joe Flacco not happy with Matt Elam calling out Megatron

    Ravens head coach John Harbaugh and quarterback Joe Flacco weren’t crazy to hear that Matt Elam called Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson old. Harbs on Elam: "I don’t appreciate it. It doesn’t help us. You get a guy like Calvin Johnson all fired up, that’s really not the idea." — Baltimore Ravens (@Ravens) December 12, 2013...
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Redskins will sign another QB to start instead of playing RGIII

    According to Mike Jones of the Washington Post, Shanahan told the media that if new starter Kirk Cousins or his back Rex Grossman get hurt, the team will sign another quarterback to start instead of playing Robert Griffin III. Shanahan claims the benching of Griffin is to keep him healthy for his second offseason. His first offseason, if you remember...
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Jay Cutler: “There’s not a debate” that I’m the starter

    Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is well aware of how well Josh McCown played in his place,  but he knows that there’s no debating that he’s the fullt-time starter. “There’s not a debate in this building and that’s where my concern lies,” Cutler told the media, per CSNChicago.com. Cutler admitted he can’t afford to be rusty. “I don’t...
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Mike Pouncey testified in front a grand jury for the Aaron Hernandez murder trial

    According to the Palm Beach Post,  Dolphins center Mike Pouncey was in Massachusetts on Wednesday to testify in front of a grand jury for the Aaron Hernandez murder trial. Massachusetts State Police capitalized on Pouncey’s visit to New England on Oct. 27 to serve him with a subpoena after the Dolphins lost 27-17 to the Patriots. Now, authorities...
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Mike McCarthy feeling good about Eddie Lacy

    Even though Packers running back Eddie Lacy missed Thursday’s practice with an ankle injury,  head coach Mike McCarthy feels good about where he’s at. MM on Lacy: I feel good about Eddie Lacy, just as far as the feedback from medical staff. He'll be evaluated in the morning. — Rob Demovsky (@RobDemovsky) December 12, 2013 Need NFL Tickets...
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Adrian Peterson still not practicing

    Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was once again held out of practice on Thursday with a foot injury. Not taking part in practice today: Josh Robinson, Adrian Peterson, Xavier Rhodes, Toby Gerhart, Brandon Fusco and John Carlson. — chipscoggins (@chipscoggins) December 12, 2013 Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet ...
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Report: Dan Snyder was the driving force behind trading for RG3

    Some people might believe Mike Shanahan wanted to trade up for Robert Griffin III, but that’s not true. According to Mike Silver of the NFL Network via NFL.com,  Redskins owner Dan Snyder was the driving force behind the trade that brought RG3 to Washington D.C. As it turns out, owner Daniel Snyder was actually “receptive” to Shanahan...
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