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With second-year linebacker Jaylon Smith on the field now, how will the linebacker positions shake out for the Dallas Cowboys in 2017? Last season the Dallas Cowboys were better on defense than expected. When the post season came around they were unable to stop Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, but overall they were above …

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The New York Mets have promoted former NFL quarterback and prospect Tim Tebow from low class A to high Class A St. Lucie, the team announced on Sunday afternoon. The former Heisman Trophy winner is hitting .222 with three home runs and 23 RBIs in 63 games for the Columbia Fireflies of the South Atlantic …

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Oct 23, 2016; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford (9) throws the ball during the first quarter against the Washington Redskins at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports Will the Detroit Lions be able to overcome a slew of challenging match-ups to start the 2017 campaign? If they can’t, it could …

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Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor has shown promise this offseason, but here are realistic expectations for him in 2017. If you know anything about the Philadelphia Eagles, you see that their 2015 first-round pick, wide receiver Nelson Agholor, is on the verge of being labeled a bust. The former USC pass-catcher was the 20th …

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A look at 50 players who simply cannot be traded by their current team without some serious repercussions in the 2017 NFL season Trades aren’t exactly a common thing in football, but they do happen — mostly like we saw during the NFL 2017 Draft when picks were traded for future choices. Those are the moves that …

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New England Patriots quarterback and Super Bowl champion Tom Brady recently went on a goodwill trip to Japan with Under Armour and interacted with many of the community’s fans. While participating in a throwing contest, a little girl gave him a run for his money by successfully completing her throw and hitting the target. No …

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The Dallas Cowboys might have the most balanced offense in the NFL, and the defense could come along if young players step up — including Jaylon Smith. If Jaylon Smith never suffered a knee injury that a torn ACL, LCL, and nerve damage, he could have been a top-10 pick in the 2016 NFL Draft. Instead, …

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Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota could break the bank on a new deal that will eclipse the $125-million deal signed by David Carr. Derek Carr‘s record-breaking contract with the Oakland Raiders should make Marcus Mariota a very happy young man. Surely Carr’s five-year, $125-million deal will make a lot of quarterbacks smile. But Mariota, whose rookie …

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As Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr takes the top spot in pay grade among all NFL players, how much will the front office award to Gabe Jackson? For the Oakland Raiders, it’s next man up. No, they’re not preparing for a backup player to take over for a starter, but offensive guard Gabe Jackson stands …

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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers just missed the playoffs in 2016, but they have a great shot at winning the NFC South in 2017. The NFC South is wide open. Given the teams in it, that may sound like a crazy statement, but after a wild year in the NFL last year we learned that anything …

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