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NFL – Google News

Underestimated Jordy Nelson Emerging as Top-5 NFL Talent – Bleacher Report


Bleacher Report

Underestimated Jordy Nelson Emerging as Top-5 NFL Talent
Bleacher Report
When we talk about the top talent at the wide receiver position in the NFL, is Jordy Nelson's name in the mix with Dez Bryant, Demaryius Thomas, Calvin Johnson and A.J. Green? Nelson has the ideal size (6'3”, 217 pounds) you look for at the position
Jordy Nelson, DeAndre Levy deserving of Pro Bowl nodsNFL.com
Breaking Down The Back-Shoulder FadeESPN

all 18 news articles »

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 3:23 pm

NFL Week 8 Previews: Chip Kelly’s Culture Club; Drew Brees Moves On – Bleacher Report


Bleacher Report

NFL Week 8 Previews: Chip Kelly's Culture Club; Drew Brees Moves On
Bleacher Report
The quote is also a little disingenuous coming from the NFL's cutting-edge tactician. It's like the tech industry guru who designs a cellphone app that makes supermodels parachute into your driveway claiming the real secret to his success was giving

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 3:02 pm

NFL Predictions Week 8: Final Odds Projections and Fantasy Stars to Watch – Bleacher Report


Bleacher Report

NFL Predictions Week 8: Final Odds Projections and Fantasy Stars to Watch
Bleacher Report
There are typically three things NFL fans care about on a football Sunday—whether their favorite team wins, their fantasy football squad and any bets they may have on the games. Let's at least try to help with two of them here. There should be a

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Posted on 25 October 2014 | 2:16 pm

NFL Picks & Predictions Week 8: The Ultimate Bettor’s Guide – Bleacher Report


Bleacher Report

NFL Picks & Predictions Week 8: The Ultimate Bettor's Guide
Bleacher Report
This contest is going to be played at 9:30am ET (6:30am PT), which is pretty much paradise for any card-carrying member of #TeamDegenerate. Wait, you mean I get to wake up and bet my hard-earned money on an NFL game before 10 in the morning?

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 1:25 pm

NFL at Wembley: How a New York office will control Atlanta v Detroit – BBC Sport


BBC Sport

NFL at Wembley: How a New York office will control Atlanta v Detroit
BBC Sport
If the NFL is a sprawling machine spread across the United States – and, increasingly, Britain too – then this is the cleverest chip in the computer. The boss here is Dean Blandino, the NFL's vice-president of officiating. His job, he says, is "making
Football for BreakfastThe MMQB

all 3 news articles »

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 8:21 am

Jarryd Hayne could be back in Sydney as an NFL star – Sydney Morning Herald


Sydney Morning Herald

Jarryd Hayne could be back in Sydney as an NFL star
Sydney Morning Herald
National Football League Network analyst Brian Baldinger, a former offensive linesman with the Dallas Cowboys, Indianapolis Colts and Philadelphia Eagles, told Fairfax Media that NFL scouts will be all over Australian athletes should the Parramatta

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Posted on 25 October 2014 | 4:25 am

NFL Week 8 Picks: Expect Falcons to struggle against Lions’ fierce D – CBSSports.com


CBSSports.com

NFL Week 8 Picks: Expect Falcons to struggle against Lions' fierce D
CBSSports.com
I should have just stuck to picking two games at most last week. Why did I have to get all cocky with my Best Bets and go with three games after finally having a few weeks above .500? Only serves me right that I went 1-2. Actually, last week was my

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Posted on 25 October 2014 | 3:15 am

How Rex Ryan Can Save His Job and Help Reinvent the NFL – New York Times


New York Times

How Rex Ryan Can Save His Job and Help Reinvent the NFL
New York Times
We're so obsessed with the topic at The Upshot that we built some software that analyzes every N.F.L. fourth down in real time and tweets whenever a coach makes a decision that goes against the math. (It's called NYT 4th Down Bot, and it's three times

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Posted on 25 October 2014 | 1:02 am

Union: NFL, Ravens not cooperating – ESPN


ESPN

Union: NFL, Ravens not cooperating
ESPN
The attorney leading the NFL players' union investigation into the Ray Rice domestic violence case told The Associated Press the league and the Baltimore Ravens have not been cooperating. Richard Craig Smith told the AP on Friday night that the NFL has …
NFLPA says NFL won't cooperate with its Ray Rice investigationNBCSports.com
NFLPA investigator: NFL, Ravens aren't cooperating on Ray RiceCBSSports.com
Ray Rices wife Janay likely to testify at NFL grievance hearingFOXSports.com
NESN.com -CBS Local
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Posted on 24 October 2014 | 11:06 pm

Wembley lunchtime kick-off helps case for London NFL team – The Guardian


NFL.com

Wembley lunchtime kick-off helps case for London NFL team
The Guardian
The Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford said the lunchtime kick-off against the Atlanta Falcons at Wembley on Sunday is another positive step towards an NFL franchise in London. Normally matches at Wembley are held at 6pm UK time to coincide …
Lions GM Martin Mayhew mum on Megatron's futureNFL.com
Fans Rise Up at Trafalgar Square NFL RallyAtlantaFalcons.com
Early Lions-Falcons kickoff interesting international experiment for NFLYahoo Sports (blog)
CBS Local -ESPN -Daily Mail
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Posted on 24 October 2014 | 11:37 am

NCAA – Google News

Google News

How Well Are Schools Following the NCAA’s Concussion Policy? – Newsweek


Newsweek

How Well Are Schools Following the NCAA's Concussion Policy?
Newsweek
Member schools of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) could do a better job of protecting their student athletes from concussions, according to a new report published online Tuesday by the Journal of Sports Medicine. The study, headed

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Posted on 25 October 2014 | 3:41 pm

College Football Rankings 2014: Final NCAA Overview of Week 9 Standings – Bleacher Report


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College Football Rankings 2014: Final NCAA Overview of Week 9 Standings
Bleacher Report
Remember in school when you had one last cram session with some cliff notes the morning of the test? That is what we are doing here with the Top 25 polls in college football. There is a full slate of games on tap for Week 9, so make sure you know where …
USC QB Cody Kessler quietly having standout season, more comfortableNCAA.com
USC-Utah Preview CapsuleNews & Observer
Utes' Norris, USC's Kessler go way backSalt Lake Tribune

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Posted on 25 October 2014 | 12:01 pm

Texas Longhorns vs Kansas State Wildcats Live Stream and 2014 NCAA … – Vavel.com


Vavel.com

Texas Longhorns vs Kansas State Wildcats Live Stream and 2014 NCAA
Vavel.com
Live stream, score, and result of the 2014 college football game at Bill Snyder Family Football Stadium from Manhattan, Kansas. Kickoff for the Longhorns vs Wildcats is at 12:00 PM EST. Keep following for the outcome live NCAA College Football Scores
Texas vs. Kansas State Watch FREE Live Stream Online & Listen NCAA Football Sports World News

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Posted on 25 October 2014 | 11:29 am

UNC’s unprecedented academic fraud case will test NCAA – CBSSports.com


CBSSports.com

UNC's unprecedented academic fraud case will test NCAA
CBSSports.com
Drake Group president Gerald Gurney and two colleagues researched every NCAA academic fraud case since the Division I infractions committee began in 1953. Gurney has little doubt where North Carolina's academic scandal stands in NCAA history.
UNC, Mo'Ne Davis Cases Poke Latest Holes in NCAA's Fading Fairy TaleBoston.com
What will the NCAA do about the UNC scandal?WTVD-TV
Why the UNC scandal is NCAA President Mark Emmert's chance at redemptionYahoo Sports
The Huntsville Times – al.com -Fayetteville Observer -SB Nation
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Posted on 25 October 2014 | 6:30 am

NCAA: Mo’ne Davis can be paid for Chevy commercial – azcentral


NCAA: Mo'ne Davis can be paid for Chevy commercial
azcentral
We saw a shot of a baseball field panning out to the Philadelphia skyline with a baseball player running in from center field. A few seconds later, that player was revealed. It was Little League superstar Mo'ne Davis, and she was narrating a letter to

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 4:43 am

NCAA College Football Picks: Week 9 Against the Spread – Bleacher Report


Bleacher Report

NCAA College Football Picks: Week 9 Against the Spread
Bleacher Report
NCAA College Football Picks: Week 9 Against the Spread. USA TODAY Sports The ball has fallen Mississippi State's way a lot this season. The Bulldogs look to continue that trend against Kentucky this weekend. 3.4K. Reads. 0. Comments. We've reached a …
Numbers that Matter: Ole Miss vs. LSUSportingNews.com
Ole Miss hopes it's not Tiger Bait in Baton RougeSalon

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Posted on 25 October 2014 | 2:11 am

Inside the Doors of the NCAA – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Inside the Doors of the NCAA
Wall Street Journal
Here in Indiana's capital, where the NCAA's headquarters are nestled in a sleepy state park between the city's military park and a zoo, there is no indication that this 100-year-old institution has been through the most tumultuous year of its existence
UNC case test for NCAAScranton Times-Tribune
Big 12 panelists disagree on whether to pay NCAA athletesSB Nation

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Posted on 24 October 2014 | 9:51 pm

Report: Syracuse to meet with NCAA Oct. 30-31 for possible violations – CBSSports.com


CBSSports.com

Report: Syracuse to meet with NCAA Oct. 30-31 for possible violations
CBSSports.com
The school's football and men's basketball programs are under review by the NCAA for myriad possible violations, including unspecified extra benefits to players and "academic issues," according to ESPN.com's report. The spectrum of the violations dates
Jim Boeheim, former Syracuse athletic academic support staff invited to NCAA The Post-Standard – syracuse.com
Brett McMurphy discusses allegations against the men's basketball and football ESPN
NCAA investigation into Syracuse reportedly involves extra benefitsYahoo Sports (blog)
SI.com -NBCSports.com
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Posted on 24 October 2014 | 3:35 am

NCAA investigation: Syracuse basketball, football violations involve extra … – The Post-Standard – syracuse.com


The Post-Standard – syracuse.com

NCAA investigation: Syracuse basketball, football violations involve extra
The Post-Standard – syracuse.com
The football team also is part of the investigation, though a source with knowledge of the case told syracuse.com late Thursday that Syracuse football coach Scott Shafer was informed by the university that the NCAA is focusing on a previous coaching

Posted on 24 October 2014 | 3:30 am

New lawsuit targets NCAA and every Division I school – USA TODAY


USA TODAY

New lawsuit targets NCAA and every Division I school
USA TODAY
The legal attacks on the NCAA and its limits on what athletes can receive while playing college sports have been spread across a much wider front with the filing of a lawsuit that names the NCAA and every Division I school as defendants. The suit
Lawsuit: NCAA Athletics Violate Labor LawsDeadspin
Lawsuit alleges NCAA is breaking minimum wage lawsSB Nation
New lawsuit claims NCAA violated Fair Labor Standards ActSI.com
JURIST
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Posted on 23 October 2014 | 9:43 pm

NFL.com

Gerald McCoy signs 7-year, $98M extension with Bucs

NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported that the team has agreed to a seven-year extension with defensive tackle Gerald McCoy, per a source who has seen the contract.

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 5:07 pm

Raiders plan to activate cornerback D.J. Hayden

The Raiders plan to activate cornerback D.J. Hayden on Saturday, per Ian Rapoport. Oakland’s 2013 first-round pick is expected to be on the field for Sunday’s game with the Browns.

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 3:40 pm

Chargers’ Jahleel Addae diagnosed with concussion

The San Diego Chargers announced late Friday that Jahleel Addae was diagnosed with a concussion in Thursday night’s loss to the Broncos. Will the safety be available for this week’s game against the Dolphins?

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 3:10 pm

Calais Campbell: ‘I feel like I could play’ vs. Eagles

Arizona Cardinals defensive end Calais Campbell (knee) is questionable for Sunday’s tilt with the Philadelphia Eagles, but told reporters Friday he believed he was ready to take the field.

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 2:04 pm

LeGarrette Blount replaces Dri Archer on kick returns

LeGarrette Blount’s physical running style would probably not make him the first candidate to return kicks at first glance, but the Pittsburgh Steelers have turned to him in the wake of rookie Dri Archer’s struggles.

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 1:26 pm

Injury roundup: Calvin Johnson a game-time decision

Calvin Johnson and his ankle will be a game-time decision in London, per the Lions’ official website. See who else we’ve been tracking Friday in our latest edition of the injury report.

Posted on 24 October 2014 | 4:08 pm

Tre Mason, Bryce Brown to see uptick in playing time?

Opportunity is knocking for running backs Tre Mason and Bryce Brown, Chris Wesseling writes. Find out who else is due for an uptick in playing time in the Week 8 Snap Report.

Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:35 pm

Lions GM Martin Mayhew mum on Megatron’s future

Martin Mayhew has some big questions to answer about some important players soon, but the Detroit Lions general manager is putting out a conservative vibe as the trade deadline approaches.

Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:45 pm

Peyton Manning not happy with scoreboard operator

Peyton Manning was lighting up the scoreboard during Thursday night’s victory over the Chargers, but the Broncos’ QB wasn’t all smiles as he had some choice words for the contraption’s operator.

Posted on 24 October 2014 | 4:55 am