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Nov 13, 2016; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Houston Texans defensive back Eddie Pleasant (35) tackles Jacksonville Jaguars tight end Julius Thomas (80) during the second half of a football game at EverBank Field. The Texans won 24-21. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports The Miami Dolphins are thin at tight end behind oft-injured Julius Thomas. What …

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ASHBURN, Va. (AP) The other rookie running back out of Oklahoma is ready to run through NFL defenders. Samaje Perine didn’t get nearly the attention before the draft as Joe Mixon. But the fourth-round pick of the Washington Redskins has the capability of starting as a rookie or at least sharing the load with undrafted …

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The Chicago Bears will split reps in the offseason between quarterbacks, but Mike Glennon is reportedly set as the starter, which sets the team up nicely. No matter what you think of the Chicago Bears’ decision to trade up from the third pick to No. 2 overall for Mitchell Trubisky in the 2017 NFL Draft, …

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The Seattle Seahawks got their first real look at rookie defensive lineman Malik McDowell and were impressed, thus furthering that it’s all about mentality. Despite having critical needs entering the 2017 NFL Draft, the Seattle Seahawks traded back twice with their first selection. The first move back was from late in the first round to …

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Tom Brady is on the cover of Madden NFL 18, and athletes that have held that position in the past have almost always been cursed. Brady is aware of this, of course, and addressed it head-on with a brief video he posted to Facebook when the announcement was made. A day later, Brady posted an extended …

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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is not afraid of the Madden curse.  On Friday, EA Sports announced that Brady will be on the cover of Madden 18. This marks Brady’s first appearance on a video game cover since NFL Gameday 2003. “I’m not one to believe in curses, so I’m ready to take the …

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A Wisconsin football pledge was forced to de-commit following a Twitter post about a new offer. On Friday afternoon, a Wisconsin football pledge named Ben Bryant, a three-star quarterback, was forced to de-commit because of something he posted on social media. Before you jump to conclusions, no, it wasn’t a controversial tweet about race, religion …

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Washington Redskins third-year linebacker Preston Smith had a strong rookie season before taking a step back in 2016. Could he have a big year in 2017? Preston Smith was the Washington Redskins’ second-round pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. As a rookie, Smith played in all 16 games, registering eight sacks and forcing four fumbles. …

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Oddsmakers have the 2017 NFL win totals out following the draft, so we make early over/under predictions for all 32 teams. While the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons competed in an unforgettable Super Bowl LI, 30 other NFL teams were already looking ahead to the offseason. NFL free agency and the 2017 NFL Draft …

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