1. Sam Bradford Pedestrian as St. Louis Rams Get Trounced by Indianapolis Colts

    While many fans and media members are praising Sam Bradford for his performance on Sunday in the preseason opener at Indianapolis, a simple glance at the numbers doesn’t tell the whole story...

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  2. Head West: A Glance Around the Day's News in the NFC West (8/8)

    Today’s whip-around the NFC West includes more Terrell Owens stories; a quarterback shuffle in Seattle; Kevin Kolb throwing in Arizona; the Cardinals and Chiefs practice together; ...

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  3. San Francisco 49ers Facing Pressure to Duplicate 2011 Success

    If the San Francisco 49ers are going to duplicate the kind of success they had last season, they’ll need to again capture lightning in a bottle...

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  4. Arizona Cardinals Activate Beanie Wells from PUP List

    The Arizona Cardinals got some good news on Tuesday when starting running back Chris “Beanie” Wells was participating in walk-throughs, according to Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic ...

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  5. Seattle Seahawks Stir Controversy with Signing of Terrell Owens

    The signing of Terrell Owens to the Seattle Seahawks on Monday has created a buzz in cyberspace and social media. There are several differing opinion and most are on the extreme ends of the pessimist-optimist prism...

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  6. Head West: A Glance Around the Day's News in the NFC West (8/7)

    The biggest news out of the NFC West on Monday was the official announcement that 38-year-old wide receiver Terrell Owens signed with the Seattle Seahawks . Owens worked out for the Hawks earlier in the day and reportedly ran a 4...

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  7. St. Louis Rams Training Camp: Recap of Monday's Practice

    The St. Louis Rams returned to the practice field on Monday after a day off. The team held its annual scrimmage on Saturday, billing it as "Fan Fest" and holding the event at the ...

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  8. What We Learned About the Arizona Cardinals in the Hall of Fame Game

    The Arizona Cardinals lost to the New Orleans Saints in Sunday night’s Hall of Fame Game at Canton, Ohio’s Fawcett Stadium...

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  9. Head West: A Glance Around the Day's News in the NFC West (8/6)

    There was plenty of news around the NFC West over the weekend. The Monday morning glance around the division includes the quarterback controversy in Arizona heating up; recaps of ...

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  10. Report: Terrell Owens to Visit the Seattle Seahawks

    Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll keeps trying to add a veteran wide receiver to his young group, but can’t seem to find the right one. The Seahawks signed former second-round pick Antonio Bryant on July 26, only to cut him 10 days later...

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  11. Live Blog: Arizona Cardinals and New Orleans Saints Hall of Fame Game

    The Hall of Fame Game is under way and I'll do my best to keep track of it here and on Twitter. Feel free to comment and tweet. 8:18 pm Eastern The New Orleans Saints marched the ball right down the field on the game's opening drive...

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  12. St. Louis Rams Hold Fan Fest Scrimmage at the Edward Jones Dome

    The St. Louis Rams held their annual intra-squad scrimmage for the first time at the Edward Jones Dome on Saturday...

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  13. What We Learned from St. Louis Rams Training Camp This Week

    The St. Louis Rams practiced for about two hours on Friday in sweltering heat. The heat didn ’t slow the pace, but it did result in some sloppy play...

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  14. Arizona Cardinals OL Coach Russ Grimm Returning to Hall of Fame

    As with most professional football players, Canton, Ohio holds a special place in the heart of Russ Grimm...

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  15. San Francisco 49ers Rookie Stock Report, Camp Edition

    If the San Francisco 49ers are going to get over the hump and return to the Super Bowl for the first time since the 1994 season, they may have to get some contributions from a few of the 23 rookies currently in training camp...

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  16. Head West: A Glance Around the Day's News in the NFC West (8/3)

    Today’s look around the news in the NFC West includes celebrity visits in Earth City and Flagstaff; some minor scuffles in St...

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  17. St. Louis Rams Put the Pads on and Training Camp Heats Up

    In front of hip-hop star and St. Louis native Nelly on Thursday evening, the Rams got a bit chippy in their first full-squad padded practice ...

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  18. St. Louis Rams Rookie Stock Report, Early Camp Edition

    When coach Jeff Fisher and general manager Les Snead took over in St. Louis last spring, they saw an aging roster that lacked a lot of talent. So what did they do? They blew it up with an influx of youth...

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  19. What the Arizona Cardinals Hope to Learn in Training Camp

    The Arizona Cardinals began training camp on July 21 with a plethora of questions. None of them are more pressing than who will start at quarterback. John Skelton went 5-2 as a starter last season...

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  20. Head West: A Glance Around the Day's News in the NFC West (8/2)

    Today’s whip around the NFC West includes praise for Seattle’s first-round pass rusher, a feature on Matt Flynn, why the 49ers like tough practices, Kyle Williams impressing ...

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  21. Examining the Position Battles for the St. Louis Rams

    Only two of the four NFC West teams began training camp certain of who their quarterback will be. The San Francisco 49ers have Alex Smith and the St. Louis Rams have Sam Bradford ...

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  22. What the Seattle Seahawks Hope to Learn in Training Camp

    The Seattle Seahawks began training camp on July 27 with several question marks, but none bigger than who will be the team’s starting quarterback...

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  23. Arizona Cardinals Rookie Stock Report, Camp Edition

    Every year in the NFL , there is a new class of rookies trying to find their way onto a roster. Some are locked into a roster spot as high draft picks. Those same players are trying to live up to their draft status and hopefully earn a starting job...

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  24. Head West: A Glance Around the Day's News in the NFC West (8/1)

    Welcome to August. This is when training camps really kick in. Most teams are in pads by now, and the dog days of summer will be felt...

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  25. NFC West Assistant Coaches Who Will Have a Big Impact in 2012

    Head coaches are always in the spotlight—whether it’s for good or bad reasons. If the team is doing well, the head coach gets all the praise...

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