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The Packers Are Broken and It's Time to Make Major Changes

The Packers ' season is over. It's done. The only thing left is the insertion of the fork. Minnesota beat Green Bay 24-17 on Sunday night, but it wasn't that close...

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NFL playoff predictor: Every team's playoff chances entering Week 11

Which NFL teams are most likely to make the playoffs heading into Week 11?

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8 unbelievable stats from the NFL season's 1st half | theScore

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Clay Matthews keeps getting screwed by the NFL roughing the passer rule - SBNation.com

Aaron Rodgers couldn’t draw the roughing call he inspired ...but Clay Matthews certainly did.

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NFL bounces back from down TV ratings and Trump attacks with strong opening weekend

Despite repeated attacks by the president, the NFL had a pretty good weekend from the TV ratings perspective.

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Predicting every NFL team’s 2018 record, Super Bowl champ

The upcoming NFL season will surprise us in ways we cannot imagine, yet we play the prediction game anyway. Here we present team-by-team records, how the playoffs will unfold and which team will take home the Lombardi Trophy in Super Bowl LIII.

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Why The New Helmet Rule Could Make The NFL Unrecognizable

It's the 2018 season, December in Carolina, and the Panthers are in the postseason hunt. They are playing the division-leading Saints, and quarterback Cam Newton is scrambling...

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CBS will stream its NFL games on smartphones starting this season

CBS has extended its streaming deal with the NFL to 2022 and expanded the terms to include access on mobile devices through its CBS All Access subscription service.

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Trump will ask athletes who kneel during anthem to recommend people for pardoning

President Donald Trump said he wants to meet with NFL players and other athletes who kneel during the National Anthem so they can recommend people they think should be pardoned due to unfair treatment by the justice system.

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Chris Long issues scorching statement ripping NFL anthem rule

The NFL owners passed a new rule concerning the national anthem on Wednesday morning, which says that players can choose not to be on the field during the anthem but those that are on the field must stand, among other things.

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Can the Patriots use the new kickoff rules to their advantage?

NFL kickoffs are about to be drastically changed by new rules owners are expected to approve next week. Here’s a quick look at how they’ll change and how the Patriots could deal with it.

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Re-picking every No. 1 NFL draft pick since 2000 | For The Win

Spoiler alert: Tom Brady is the new No. 1 pick in the 2000 NFL draft.

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Browns' wild 36-hour trading spree reportedly left other NFL teams 'stunned'

The Browns shocked pretty much everyone in the NFL with their rash of trades

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A.I. perfectly predicted last year’s Super Bowl score. What happens to betting?

Last year, an artificially intelligent swarm predicted the outcome of the Super Bowl. Before that, it guessed who would win the 2016 presidential election, as well as the Kentucky Derby superfecta. If A.I. can predict these seemingly random events, what d

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What Happens to the Losing Team's Pre-Printed Championship Shirts? | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

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What Is It That Makes Philly Fans So...Unique?

A conversation with Jon Wurster, a.k.a Philly Boy Roy.

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Where Does the N.F.L. Go After a Season of Division? - The New York Times

A year of protests, backlash and presidential interference has exposed fault lines between the league’s players and its management — and even between the team owners themselves.

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11 Things Your Super Bowl LII Party Needs

Make your party for Super Bowl LII party the best ever with these cool party games, gadgets, food ideas and more.

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Why do Eagles fans wear dog masks?

You may have noticed Philadelphia Eagles fans wearing (creepy) dog masks at, in or around the Super Bowl. Here's why. The legend of Philly fans wearing dog...

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Sneaky Stats That Could Decide The Super Bowl

Seemingly everyone has a Super Bowl take or prediction these days — the football media is afforded 14 days to scrutinize two teams and dissect every facet of t…

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Super Bowl LII: The Reason the New England Patriots Always Come Back - The Ringer

It’s simple: They know how to run. Unlike the rest of the NFL, Bill Belichick’s team practices game-specific conditioning all season long.

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Former Patriot Logan Ryan on Playing Against Tom Brady for the First Time | SI.com

After practicing against Tom Brady for four seasons, Logan Ryan explains what it was like to face his former quarterback in a game—a rather important game, at that.

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The Browns are as bad as it gets, and other Week 13 thoughts

It’s not exactly breaking news that the Cleveland Browns are a terrible football team. They’re 0-12 after yesterday’s loss, and they’re a near-lock to earn the first overall…

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Vin Scully says he'll 'never watch another NFL game again' due to anthem protests - CBSSports.com

Scully was speaking at an event in California

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Medizone International announces the appointment of David A. Dodd as new Chief Executive Officer

KALAMAZOO, Mich., Sept. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Medizone International announces the appointment of David A. Dodd as new Chief Executive Officer.

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Chargers blocking off unsold sections in 27,000-seat stadium | theScore.com

Just three home games into their Los Angeles foray, the Chargers are already resorting to placing tarps on unsold sections of their stadium.

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National Survey: Americans Agree with Trump on National Anthem and NFL Protests - Breitbart

The Remington Research Group has just conducted a public poll, which shows two things very clearly. First, the American people agree

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The NFL Won't Forget September 24, 2017 Anytime Soon

What started last year with one player and one knee became something much larger today.

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Facts That Rams and Chargers Fans Don't Know About Each Other

LA is about to become home to both the Rams and the Chargers! While the teams and fans learn how to play nice, here are some facts you probably didn't know.

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Institutional Investor’s Pro-Medizone International Inc (MZEI) Sentiment In 2016 Q4

Sentiment for Medizone International Inc (MZEI)Medizone International Inc (MZEI) institutional sentiment increased to 2 in 2016 Q4. Its up 1.50, from 0.5 in

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Medizone International Expands Sales Potential by Addressing the - WPSD Local 6: Your news, weather, and sports authorit

WPSD Local 6 is your local news, weather, and sports authority for Western Kentucky, Southern Illinois, Southeast MIssouri, and Northwest Tennessee.

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Brandon Marshall: Distractions, Super Bowl lull played part in Broncos missing playoffs

A year after winning the Super Bowl, Denver finished third in the AFC West

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Raiders sell out 2017 season tickets despite looming move from Oakland to Vegas

Last week, Mark Davis revealed that he had refunded and re-sold about 1,000 tickets

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Raiders' move to Las Vegas approved by NFL owners

The Raiders got the official OK to relocate to Las Vegas as NFL owners reportedly voted 31-1 on Monday in approval of the franchise’s move from Oakland, Calif., a place the team has called home for 45 of its 58 seasons of existence in the AFL and NFL. T

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FBI, NFL recover Tom Brady's missing Super Bowl jersey in Mexico

There remain two pervasive mysteries surrounding Super Bowl LI and the New England Patriots’ triumphant victory. One, of course, is how the hell the Atlanta Falcons could blow a 25-point third-quarter lead (still not over it). The second is, who stole T

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Vikings officially decline Adrian Peterson's 2017 option

The Minnesota Vikings have officially declined to exercise Adrian Peterson's 2017 contract option.

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Steve Sarkisian replaces Kyle Shanahan as Falcons offensive coordinator

The former Alabama assistant coach now takes over the NFL's most high-powered offense.

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It just feels right to pick the Atlanta Falcons to win Super Bowl LI

There is only one certified lock in this Super Bowl prediction column.

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NFL playoffs: Falcons cruise to 2017 Super Bowl after blasting Packers

The Falcons are moving on to Super Bowl LI to play the winner of the Steelers-Patriots game

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Pass or fail: The Chargers' new Los Angeles logo

Just 24 hours ago, the general public wasn’t sure what was going to happen to the San Diego Chargers. It seems like a quickie divorce, too: the Chargers will reportedly spend the next two seasons playing at the StubHub Center, home of the Los Angeles Ga

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Chargers are moving to Los Angeles after 56 years in San Diego

Owner Dean Spanos announces after 'much deliberation' that the Bolts are bolting to L.A.

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Tom Brady is now the winningest quarterback in NFL history

Tom Brady came into Sunday’s matchup against the Los Angeles Rams with 200 wins as a starting quarterback, tying him with his recently retired contemporary, Peyton Manning, for most ever. No one expected it would be quite as easy as it was, with the Pat

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It's time! Rams' Jared Goff will make first NFL start on Sunday, per report

Los Angeles Rams head coach Jeff Fisher no longer has to answer questions about when Jared Goff will get his chance. Ready or not, the No. 1 pick in the 2016 NFL draft will make his first NFL start Sunday. Jared Goff will make his first NFL start Sunday a

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Southern California's Adoree' Jackson steals NFL Draft spotlight in big victory

Jackson fools Washington's Heisman hopeful Jake Browning, intercepts two passes in upset

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Texans' J.J. Watt headed to injured reserve after re-injuring back

Terrible news for the Houston Texans: according to a league source, All-Pro defensive end J.J. Watt is headed to injured reserve and is expected to be out for the season. Watt underwent back surgery in mid-July, just days before the Texans opened trainin

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NFL fails concussion test in way it handled Cam Newton

The fourth time a Denver Broncos defender slammed his helmet into Cam Newton’s head, the Carolina Panthers quarterback wound up sprawled face down on the turf here. Cam Newton took four head shots in Thursday’s loss to Denver, the last one the most da

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49ers FB Bruce Miller cut after allegedly punching 70-year-old man

San Francisco 49ers fullback Bruce Miller was reportedly arrested in one of the stranger stories you’ll hear. Miller was arrested for assault after knocking on a hotel room door and attacking two men inside according to KTVU. The 49ers announced shortly

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James Harrison, Clay Matthews, Julius Peppers cleared by NFL

The NFL cleared Green Bay Packers linebackers Julius Peppers and Clay Matthews and Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison, who were accused in an Al Jazeera America hidden camera report of performance-enhancing drug use. Peyton Manning, who is reti

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Minnesota Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater injured in practice

The Minnesota Vikings cut practice short on Tuesday after quarterback Teddy Bridgewater went down with an apparent leg injury

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Tony Romo's MRI reveals broken bone in back, could miss 6-10 weeks for Cowboys

The Cowboys will once again be without their starting quarterback for an extended period of time

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Harrison, Matthews, Peppers agree to interviews in NFL's PED probe - CBSSports.com

The players are between a rock and a hard place when it comes to meeting with the league

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NFL, ESPN and Hall of Fame scramble after game cancellation

Folks turned on ESPN at 8 p.m. ET on Sunday, expecting to see football for the first time since the Denver Broncos won Super Bowl 50. Instead, they saw Chris Berman and his pregame show gang filling time. The Hall of Fame game was canceled due to unsafe f

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Hall of Fame game canceled due to field concerns

The Hall of Fame game between the Packers and Colts has been canceled due to poor field conditions. NFL Media's Steve Wyche reports that the midfield logo was painted and it was slick and hard, according to several team officials.

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Tom Brady's request for rehearing denied, only option left is Supreme Court - CBSSports.com

The Patriots quarterback is looking increasingly likely to miss the first four games of 2016

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Rescue pit bull serves as dapper groomsman at NFL player's wedding

Jeremy Zuttah took "man's best friend" to the next level when he included his pit bull, Ace, as a groomsman in his wedding last month.

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Look how Jim Irsay announced Andrew Luck is NFL's highest-paid player - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay recently said that Andrew Luck would receive a new deal prior to the holiday weekend. Irsay beat the deadline and didn’t back down from that statement — in fact, he broke the news on Twitter. The C

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DeSean Jackson explains why he willingly passed up a $500,000 bonus

Not even a $500,000 bonus was enough to get DeSean Jackson to show up to Washington's offseason workouts

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CBS calls Mike Carey departure the result of a mutual agreement | ProFootballTalk

Some will say it's the first correct decision Mike Carey has made in two years. Via Richard Deitsch of SI.com, CBS has confirmed Carey's departure, calling it a mutual agreement to part ways.

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Three Super Bowl sites were announced and Los Angeles is one of them | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: Super Bowl LIII in 2019 will be in Atlanta in the Falcons' new stadium, which is set to open before the 2017 NFL season.

Sports | NHL

NHL Playoffs Takeaways: Stars, Predators each force a Game 7

Here are the key takeaways from Monday night's playoff games.

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Myles Jack's knee injury pushes him out of the first round | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: Nothing good can happen when NFL teams start dissecting medical records before the NFL draft. It'll either be neutral or bad. For linebacker Myles Jack, it was bad.

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Laremy Tunsil slides to Dolphins at No. 13 after gas mask tweet. Twitter account hacked

Laremy Tunsil fell to the Dolphins with the No. 13 pick Thursday after a video was tweeted from his account showing him smoking a substance through a gas mask.

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Rams start 2016 NFL draft by picking Jared Goff over Carson Wentz | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: The choice will live with the Los Angeles Rams forever, good or bad, and it will likely spark a million debates about Cal's Jared Goff and North Dakota State's Carson Wentz.

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Watch the 2016 NFL draft on Yahoo Sports

Follow all of the action from Chicago as we stream the NFL Network's draft coverage

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Another whopper trade! Eagles move to No. 2, Browns slide to No. 8

The Eagles are the latest to make a bold move in the draft. They're now picking second overall.

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Dumped by agent, assault case to grand jury: Manziel's tough week

Johnny Manziel, who is about as far from an NFL career in 2016 as a 23-year-old former first-round pick could possibly be, still made two headlines on Tuesday.

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NFL releases its full 2016 regular-season schedule | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: The NFL released its full regular-season schedule on Thursday, and the first game might be the most anticipated of all 256 regular-season games.

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Titans deal No. 1 overall pick to QB-needy Rams: 8 things to know - CBSSports.com

The Titans traded the No. 1 overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft to the Los Angeles Rams.

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A.J. Tarpley: Why I Walked Away from Football at 23 | The MMQB with Peter King

The decision was about coming to terms with the totality of my concussion history. I gave everything I had, and when I couldn’t do that anymore, I retired out of respect for the sport—and my health

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Michelle Beadle questions ESPN giving Greg Hardy a platform | ProFootballTalk

On Monday, ESPN sent NFL insider Adam Schefter to Mississippi for an "exclusive" interview of free-agent Greg Hardy that a grand total of zero other media outlets were angling to get. It didn't go well for Hardy. At least one other ESPN perso

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Report: J.J. Watt played with five torn core muscles

Houston Texans superstar J.J. Watt said 2015 was the most banged up his body has been. The Defensive Player of the Year reportedly had five torn or partially torn core muscles.

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After two losing years, Saints give Sean Payton an enormous deal | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: A 14-18 record the past two years was enough for the New Orleans Saints to make Sean Payton the first known NFL coach to cross the $9 million a year barrier.

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Alfred Morris picks Dallas Cowboys as his next landing spot | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: You'd think, if the money was close, running backs searching for a fountain of youth would flock to the Dallas Cowboys.

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The NFL is fine with its confusing catch rule - SBNation.com

The league will tweak the rules on chop blocks and horse collars and institute an automatic ejection for players who get two personal fouls in single game, but no changes are coming on how to determine whether or not a player caught a football.

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Steelers WR Martavis Bryant accepts one-year minimum suspension

Bryant will be eligible to apply for reinstatement 60 days before the one-year anniversary of his suspension.

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The Riskiest Signings of NFL Free Agency so Far | Bleacher Report

The latest NFL news, rumors, scores, schedules, predictions, picks against the spread, free agent updates, power rankings, mock drafts and more

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Here Are the Best Reactions to Johnny Manziel Getting Canned

Tough break, Mr. Football.​ The NFL's leading sad sack franchise, the Cleveland Browns, announced today they have released troubled quarterback Johnny Manziel

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Johnny Manziel released by Browns: Five things to know

The Cleveland Browns released Johnny Manziel. Here are five things you need to know.

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Brock Osweiler spurns Broncos to sign 4-year, $72M deal with Texans - CBSSports.com

It looks like the Texans weren't bluffing -- the team has agreed to a deal in principle with former Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler, confirms CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora.

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It's official: Lions announce that Calvin Johnson has retired - CBSSports.com

It's official: Calvin Johnson has retired after a stellar nine-year career. The Lions made the announcement on Tuesday morning.

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Housecleaning continues, Eagles send DeMarco Murray to Titans | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: If you are on the Philadelphia Eagles and were acquired by Chip Kelly, watch your back. It seems like the Eagles are intent on getting rid of most reminders of the Kelly era.

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Redskins releasing Robert Griffin III, QB will have 'no shortage' of options - CBSSports.com

The Redskins are going to release Robert Griffin III on Monday, CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora reports.

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Emotional Peyton Manning says goodbye, as he retires from the NFL | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: With family, friends and former teammates looking on in the Denver Broncos meeting room, Manning had a news conference to officially announce his retirement.

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Peyton Manning to announce retirement on Monday | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: The news is not surprising, but still marks the end of an era.

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Jets end Antonio Cromartie's second stint with team after just one season - CBSSports.com

Cromartie signed with the Jets again last offseason after spending a year in Arizona.

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Peyton Manning flouted NFL rules for his infamous Budweiser marketing

When Peyton Manning told CBS on Sunday that he would celebrate his Super Bowl victory with, among other things, "a lot of Budweiser," it immediately raised some eyebrows from viewers already weary after a long day of being accosted by advertising.

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The 1 Move Each NFL Team Would Be Most Wise to Make This Offseason | Bleacher Report

The latest NFL news, rumors, scores, schedules, predictions, picks against the spread, free agent updates, power rankings, mock drafts and more

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I watched the Super Bowl for the first time and I had no idea what was happening

I watched the Super Bowl for the first time and I had no idea what was happening

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The Best Super Bowl Memes & Photoshops | Terez Owens

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Pittsburgh Steelers' Mean Joe Greene reunites with kid in iconic Coca-Cola commercial | FOX Sports

Mean Joe Greene reminisces with kid in famous Coke Super Bowl commercial

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Cam Newton's Panthers look similar to last team that demolished Broncos in a Super Bowl

It would be a mistake to look at the Panthers and not see some of the hallmarks of a Seattle team that hit its peak two years ago against Peyton Manning.

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L.A. Rams unveil new logo during news conference

The Rams are returning to Los Angeles and they haven't wasted any time embracing their rediscovered Southern California identity. On Friday, the team unveiled their new logo.

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Meet the Los Angeles Rams

The Rams must have a lot of packing supplies on hand. They’ve gone from Cleveland (1936-45) to Los Angeles (1946-94, including a 15-season run in Anaheim) to St. Louis, and now they are coming back to Southern California. It’s been a wild ride for the

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St. Louis Rams' relocation bid contends they have the best plan for L.A. and NFL

The Inglewood stadium proposal backed by the St. Louis Rams is vastly superior to the rival plan in Carson and could be a financial windfall for the NFL , the franchise argued in its relocation application submitted to the league Monday.

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A Guide to Watching the N.F.L. Playoffs - NYTimes.com

Here’s a tip for understanding the N.F.L. postseason — keep your eye off the ball.

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Tom Brady Calls Coca-Cola 'Poison' for Kids - Yahoo

From Yahoo: New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is taking on an unlikely opponent: junk food. "The fact that they can sell that, you know, to kids, that's, I mean that's poison for kids, but they keep doing it," Brady said. Brady, a fathe

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PFT’s Week Six picks | ProFootballTalk

Through five weeks, we're still separated by only one game. And with the most disagreements we've had in any week all year, Week Six could shake things up. After splitting on a pair of Week Five disagreements, MDS and yours truly disagree on four games th

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Colin Kaepernick says he’s not worried about his mechanics | ProFootballTalk

Colin Kaepernick's old college coach might be worried about his mechanics, but Kapernick himself is not. “Mechanics are, I’m not huge on them,” Kaepernick said, via Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com.

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Josh McCown is the AFC’s offensive player of the week | ProFootballTalk

In a conference that features plenty of elite quarterbacks, a veteran who has kept plugging away from team to team and year to year has gotten the praise he deserves. Browns quarterback Josh McCown is the AFC's offensive player of the week.

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Kaepernick’s college coach says his mechanics are off

Colin Kaepernick got only one offer for a football scholarship coming out of high school, and the coach who made that one offer, Nevada’s Chris Ault, deserves a lot of credit for molding Kaepernick from a lightly-regarded high school player to a sec

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Denver Broncos vs. Cleveland Browns Betting Odds, Analysis, NFL Pick | Bleacher Report

The latest NFL news, rumors, scores, schedules, predictions, picks against the spread, free agent updates, power rankings, mock drafts and more

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Waiver Wired: Week 6 - Rotoworld.com

Waiver Wired: Week 6 - Rotoworld.com

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If you play fantasy sports, get breaking news and immerse yourself in the ultimate fan experience. Free up-to-the-minute player news including injuries, rankings, depth charts, cheat sheets, mock draft, stats and much more.

Gaming | Gaming

Madden NFL 16 review: Bending it like Beckham (Jr.) | GamesBeat | Games | by Mike Suszek

Madden NFL 15 was a wakeup call for EA Sports. While the publisher largely appears hell-bent on turning its pro football video game series into a near-realistic simulation of the sport, last year’s entry juked players’ expectations by loosening its interpretation of the term “authentic.

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Browns' Johnny Manziel fires back at analyst who said to cut him - CBSSports.com

Johnny Manziel thinks ESPN's Merril Hoge should worry about the giant neckties he's wearing and not Johnny Football.

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Peyton Manning Becomes 2nd Player in NFL History to Throw for over 70K Yards | Bleacher Report

The latest NFL news, rumors, scores, schedules, predictions, picks against the spread, free agent updates, power rankings, mock drafts and more

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Chiefs fan takes up two rows napping during first game of the season - SBNation.com

It's the first Sunday of the 2015 NFL football season. Everyone is excited. The players are excited. The coaches are excited. The fans are ... ASLEEP? Sir, what are you doing?Interesting place for a nap.

News | News

Jewish NFL star Julian Edelman visits Israel | The Times of Israel

WATCH: Patriots receiver who wore US-Israeli-flag pin during a 2014 game calls trip 'once-in-a-lifetime experience'

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Cris Carter told NFL rookies to get 'fall guy' for when they get in legal trouble | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: One part of the Chris Borland story by ESPN The Magazine that didn't fit with the rest of the tale but was still pretty surprising was Borland's "fall guy" story.

Sports | Sports

Why We Love Football - Football Tom Junod Football 2015 Essay Best It's Ever Been

Last season should have been the time when Americans stopped watching football—for reasons both medical and moral. But did you see ODB's catch? The game is the best it's ever been.

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Roger Goodell upholds Tom Brady suspension

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has upheld Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension for violating the league's policy on integrity of the game, the league announced Tuesday.

Sports | My Sporting News

Every NFL team's logo changes through the years, in one GIF

When an NFL franchise changes its primary logo or uniform design, it feels like a major event. In many ways, an NFL team's identity is tied to its logo.

Sports | My Sporting News

Former Alabama, Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler dies at 69 - LA Times

Ken Stabler, among the greatest quarterbacks in Oakland Raiders history, died Thursday of complications from colon cancer. He was 69.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Football pros look to Israel to ease pain of the game | The Times of Israel

NFL Hall of Famers got a glimpse of how Israeli technology could make their lives a little less risky!

Sports | Sports

Tom Brady meets with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to appeal Deflategate suspension | FOX Sports

Tom Brady and representatives from the players' union are meeting with Commissioner Roger Goodell at NFL headquarters as the New England quarterback appeals his four-game suspension.

Science & Technology | Tech

Yahoo Will Stream the NFL's First Web Game, for Free

The Buffalo-Jacksonville game will be available around the world. But you'll need to set your clocks early if you want to watch in the U.S.

Sports | Sports

25 Rejected Nicknames for Professional Sports Teams | Mental Floss

From the Rubber Puckies to the Unicorns, here are some of the best and weirdest nicknames ever considered.

Sports | My Sporting News

New Jersey judge dismisses Ray Rice's domestic violence charges

Rice avoided jail time after being accepted into a pretrial intervention program.

Sports | SPORTS

Darrelle Revis Comments on Deflategate, Tom Brady and More | Bleacher Report

The latest NFL news, rumors, scores, schedules, predictions, picks against the spread, free agent updates, power rankings, mock drafts and more

Sports | My Sporting News

Jameis Winston tweets photo of crab legs after draft selection by Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Jameis Winston tweeted a photo of himself posing in front of a serving of crab legs after being drafted with the No. 1 overall pick Thursday night.

Sports | SPORTS

Oddly slow 40 times tarnish inaugural NFL Veteran Combine

On Sunday, 107 players participated in the NFL Veteran Combine and almost every player's 40-yard dash time came out slower than they expected.

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Super Bowl Snacking - Super Bowl Recipes

Whether you're rooting for the Seahawks or the Pats or that one puppy in the Puppy Bowl, you know, the one with THOSE PRECIOUS EYES, the only team that inarguably deserves a win on Sunday is your taste buds. So, to guarantee that outcome, we've put together a round-up of 12 easy-to-execute Super Bowl snack recipes

Sports | SPORTS

Wilson Did Its Job, Says A Seamstress Who Handed Off to the N.F.L. for 48 Years

Jane Helser recently retired from working at the Wilson Sporting Goods factory in Ada, Ohio, where employees accustomed to precise specifications see the Patriots’ deflation scandal as a distant issue.

Sports | SPORTS

NFL says Patriots used 11 underinflated footballs - Sports - The Boston Globe

The Patriots used underinflated footballs on Sunday night.

The next question is how did it happen?

Sports | Sports

Report: Rams owner to build stadium in Los Angeles

This is perhaps one of the most clear signs that the St. Louis Rams may be heading back to Los Angeles. A report from the Los Angeles...

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Jim Harbaugh, San Francisco 49ers mutually agree to part ways - ESPN

Jim Harbaugh and the 49ers have mutually agreed to part ways, officially ending his star-crossed tenure in San Francisco.

Entertainment | Entertain Me

'The Walking Dead' Does Something No Cable Show Has Done In Three Decades | ThePostGame

Professional sports journalists and bloggers covering NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, college football, college basketball, MMA, NASCAR, Golf, Tennis, Olympics and more. ThePostGame provides in-depth analysis, commentary and reporting on the most important sports sto

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How the Owners of All 32 NFL Teams Made Their Money | Mental Floss

Here's how someone—or, in many cases, someone's parents or grandparents—becomes wealthy enough to buy an NFL franchise.

Sports | Sports

Federal drug agents launch surprise inspections of NFL teams following games - The Washington Post

Federal agents searched bags and questioned team doctors as part of an ongoing investigation into prescription drug abuse in the league.

Politics | Interesting Links

This amazing performance of the National Anthem by trumpeter Chris Botti caused NFL Colts W. R. Reggie Wayne to tear up

This amazing performance of the National Anthem by trumpeter Chris Botti on Monday Night Football caused the Colts' wide receiver Reggie Wayne to tear up – listen to it for yourself.

Sports | Sports

Peyton Manning goes off on Broncos scoreboard operator

DENVER — Peyton Manning heard the boos that echoed through Sports Authority Field at Mile High Thursday night when the scoreboard operator showed San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers' face. Manning

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Steelers rally past stunned Texans 30-23

Associated Press historical news archive articles dating back to 1985

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Pictures: 100 Years of Football in America

National Geographic photography captures 100 years of football.

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Report: Even if 49ers win Super Bowl, Jim Harbaugh won't return in '15

Fox Sports' Jay Glazer said Sunday that no matter what, Jim Harbaugh won't return to the 49ers next year.

Sports | Sports

Undercover police will wear Packers gear at Seahawks opener

Undercover law enforcement officers will be outfitted in opposing team jerseys for all Seahawks home games this season.

Sports | SPORTS

Chargers Broadcaster Makes On-Air Joke About How Jews Are Cheap

You've probably heard the old anti-Semitic joke about the invention of copper wire coming as a result of dropping a penny between two Jews. If you haven't, San Diego Chargers radio analyst Hank Bauer is here to tell it to you.

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NFL Asks Musicians for Money to Play Super Bowl

League hopes Rihanna, Katy Perry or Coldplay will contribute part of post-performance tour earnings or make contribution to league.