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NFL Preseason Week 2 Roundup: The NFL Continues to Have a Big QB Problem – Bleacher Report


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NFL Preseason Week 2 Roundup: The NFL Continues to Have a Big QB Problem
Bleacher Report
Eventually the Jacksonville Jaguars are going to be smacked too many times in the face by a hard truth: Blake Bortles isn't a starting-caliber NFL quarterback. Maybe he'll be a fine backup somewhere, and someday. Or maybe that place should be …
Doug Marrone: Jaguars' quarterback job up for grabsNFL.com

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Posted on 18 August 2017 | 3:33 am

NFL preseason scores, schedule, updates, news: Jay Cutler sharp in Dolphins debut – CBSSports.com


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NFL preseason scores, schedule, updates, news: Jay Cutler sharp in Dolphins debut
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Week 2 of the NFL preseason kicked off Thursday with three games, with the biggest news being the debut of unretired quarterback Jay Cutler with his new team, the Dolphins. Here's the rundown of this week's action: …
What we learned from Thursday's preseason gamesNFL.com
Check out Tim Williams' first sack in the NFLAL.com
NFL roundup: Woodrum shines in Ravens' winRoanoke Times

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Posted on 18 August 2017 | 2:18 am

NFL notes: NFLPA head DeMaurice Smith calls a work stoppage in 2021 ‘a virtual certainty’ – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

NFL notes: NFLPA head DeMaurice Smith calls a work stoppage in 2021 'a virtual certainty'
Los Angeles Times
The NFL is four seasons away from an almost certain work stoppage, the executive director of the league's players association calmly predicted during an interview with Sports Illustrated released this week. “I think that the likelihood of either a
NFLPA director says strike or lockout will 'almost certainly' hit NFL in near futureCBSSports.com
NFLPA boss: Future NFL lockout or strike a 'virtual certainty'New York Post
DeMaurice Smith Says NFL Labor Stoppage Extremely LikelyBleacher Report
New York Daily News –Yahoo Sports
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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 9:35 pm

Cohen making a smooth transition into NFL – ChicagoBears.com


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Cohen making a smooth transition into NFL
ChicagoBears.com
“That would have been amazing playing in my first game in the NFL to make a big play on that level.” The fourth-round pick rushed for 39 yards on seven carries, and although he was inches away from a monster outing on the stat sheet, Cohen's debut …
NFL Preseason Week 2 primer: Nine things I'm looking to seeNFL.com

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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 8:55 pm

Gordon reinstatement not under active consideration – NFL.com


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Gordon reinstatement not under active consideration
NFL.com
In May, the NFL denied Gordon's reinstatement petition, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported, per a league source. The 26-year-old wideout filed papers in March to have his indefinite suspension lifted. Gordon hasn't played a regular season game …
Roger Goodell says reinstatement of Browns WR Josh Gordon is not 'under active consideration'ESPN
Josh Gordon isn't currently being considered for reinstatement to NFLDawgs By Nature

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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 5:38 pm

The NFL May Never Truly Establish What a Catch Is – The Ringer (blog)


The Ringer (blog)

The NFL May Never Truly Establish What a Catch Is
The Ringer (blog)
There is no NFL rule requiring a runner to take a third step with the ball to complete a catch, and Carey had just explicitly said that only the first two steps mattered.) He had no time to become a runner, and it's the same in the end zone as it is on

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 5:20 pm

NFL’s easiest, hardest jobs in 2017: Big Ben has it made – NFL.com


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NFL's easiest, hardest jobs in 2017: Big Ben has it made
NFL.com
Brees remains one of football's most effective vertical passers, in part because defenses crowd the line of scrimmage to stop the Saints' complex horizontal offense. Ginn is a better NFL player than his reputation, but he's already dropped one
The Ezekiel Elliott Appeal Is A Potential NFL NightmareForbes
The NFL Just Condemned Victim Blaming In Powerful StatementHuffPost
Documents: Ezekiel Elliott's accuser admitted to talk of leveraging sex videos of herself and RB for moneyYahoo Sports

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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 4:38 pm

Traina Thoughts: Here’s How The 2017 NFL Announce Teams Stack Up – Sports Illustrated


Sports Illustrated

Traina Thoughts: Here's How The 2017 NFL Announce Teams Stack Up
Sports Illustrated
Earlier this week, CBS and Fox announced their respective NFL broadcast teams for the upcoming season. There are significant changes for each network this season, with the biggest being Phil Simms going from CBS's No. 1 crew to their NFL Today studio …

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 3:24 pm

Alex Smith’s agent says QB will remain in demand – NFL.com


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Alex Smith's agent says QB will remain in demand
NFL.com
NFL agent Tom Condon doesn't speak much publicly, but when he does, it usually comes with interesting insight. This week, one of the most powerful agents in football spoke to "The Fuzzcast" with Ben Kremer and Pete Sweeney (#Fuzzcast) and was asked …

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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 2:05 pm

The NFL Set Itself Up For This – Deadspin


Deadspin

The NFL Set Itself Up For This
Deadspin
No matter what the NFL does, it devolves into a bunch of dudes arguing about whether or not a woman is a liar. It happened with Janay Rice. It happened with Nicole Holder. It happened with Molly Brown. And it's happening now. The best case for the NFL …
The NFL and the Players Association Are Having a Flame War Over Domestic ViolenceThe Ringer (blog)
NFL and Players Union Trade Accusations in Ezekiel Elliott CaseNew York Times
NFL says NFLPA is smearing Elliott's accuser, NFLPA rips NFL's credibilityCBSSports.com
Los Angeles Times –Bleacher Report –Fort Worth Star Telegram –Yahoo Sports
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Posted on 16 August 2017 | 10:30 pm

American Football – BingNews

College football 2017: Toledo looks like the class of Mid-American Conference

USA TODAY Sports released its projections for all 130 FBS teams and here are some highlights. USA TODAY Sports For all of the program’s relative success, you’d have to go back to 2004 to find the last time Toledo represented the West Division in the …

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 5:46 am

Video: American Football – “Home Is Where The Haunt Is”

American Football have released another video from their 2016 comeback album, this time for “Home Is Where The Haunt Is.” The melancholic video is, in some ways, the antithesis to the song’s lyric “Some things never change / Maybe that’s okay …

Posted on 12 July 2017 | 12:25 pm

The Best American Football Teams

These are the best American football teams in the world, according to Super Bowl wins. American football is an incredibly popular sport in the United States. The Super Bowl is a game of American football that is played annually to determine which team will …

Posted on 15 June 2017 | 11:37 am

Friday Night Lights: young Chinese tackle American football

BEIJING (Reuters) – A pint-sized running back takes a handoff and scrambles across the goal line, spiking the football for a last-minute win. It could be any school field in America, but on a warm spring night in Beijing the star of the game is nine-year …

Posted on 9 June 2017 | 9:30 am

American Football

Coming after a 17-year hiatus, the second LP by American Football* *might be the most highly anticipated emo album ever made. Kinsella is too self-deprecating to milk whatever mystique* American Football *has accumulated; *LP2 *exists because the band …

Posted on 25 October 2016 | 10:00 pm

American Football

American Football released their self-titled debut LP in September of 1999, months after the conclusion of President Bill Clinton’s bitter impeachment trial. While the culture reeled from what Philip Roth called “the summer in America when nausea …

Posted on 21 October 2016 | 12:47 am

American Football Fantasy

Punish the whole team for bad behavior. Punish both teams. Here is an idea. Maybe try a different kind of American football. Take off all the “protective gear” except a protective (to both the wearer and anyone colliding with it ) light helmet.

Posted on 11 September 2014 | 1:39 am

Cantaloupes, Tomatoes and All-American Football: A Reporter’s Notebook

Mendota is a small California town in the heart of the state’s Central Valley. Most of its 11,000 residents are Mexican-American farm workers who harvest virtually every fruit and vegetable you might imagine. The Central Valley after all, is one of the …

Posted on 3 July 2014 | 4:33 am

American Football Culture and Sexual Violence

Steubenville. Notre Dame. Penn State. One cannot talk about American football in 2013 without talking about sexual violence. The past few years have inextricably, and horrifyingly, linked male aggression on the field with male aggression off it.

Posted on 12 February 2013 | 7:30 am

American Football in India: Elite Football League of India

American football is coming to South Asia this year in November with the launch of the Elite Football League of India (EFLI). Plans to start an American football league in India, Sri Lanka and Pakistan were first publicly announced on August 5th, 2011.

Posted on 9 July 2012 | 7:06 pm

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