1. Derrick Brooks: Inside the Legacy of 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Inductee

    This Sunday, former Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Derrick Brooks will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, culminating a professional journey that began on draft day in 1995...

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  2. Buying or Selling NFL's 50 Best Players as Eventual Hall of Fame Inductees

    This Sunday, the NFL will induct seven new players into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. And there are a number of players currently playing who will one day join them in football immortality...

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  3. Why Geno Smith vs. Michael Vick Is 2014's Most Important Training Camp Battle

    On a freshly groomed football field in Cortland, New York, the fight to become the starting quarterback of the New York Jets is finally underway...

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  4. Projecting the Most Improved NFL Player at Every Position for 2014

    With training camps opening across America, it's a time for boundless optimism in the NFL world. And in that vein, it's time to project the most improved NFL player at every position in 2014...

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  5. Does J.J. Watt Deserve Franchise Quarterback Money in Next Contract?

    In his three NFL seasons, Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt has established himself as the best defensive player in the league and arguably the most valuable non-quarterback on any roster...

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  6. Projecting Which NFL Starters Will Lose Their Starting Jobs in Training Camp

    Over the next week, every NFL team will have reported to training camp, meaning preseason and the regular season are right around the corner...

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  7. Surveying Remaining NFL Free Agents and Their Best Team Fits

    While NFL rosters have largely taken shape after the initial boom of free agency and the draft, there are still a number of quality players remaining on the market that could play substantial roles in the 2014 season...

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  8. 2014 NFL Training Camps: Complete Guide, Schedule for Each Team

    Can you smell it? Can you feel it? Can you taste it? After a long offseason of waiting, football is almost back, with training camps set to begin over the next two weeks throughout the NFL ...

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  9. The NFL's Best Young Projects

    Every NFL team has players on its roster that won't necessarily be counted on for the upcoming season but instead profile as prospects who could potentially develop into contributors or stars...

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  10. Every NFL Team's Riskiest Move So Far This Offseason

    The NFL offseason is a time for boundless optimism, as every club seemingly morphs into an amalgamation of the '85 Bears and '07 Patriots after free agency and the draft...

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  11. Which NFL Players Have the Most to Lose in 2014?

    For a certain select group of NFL players, more than just wins and losses is on the line in 2014. A lot will end up riding on these players' on-field performance, as their bank accounts and reputations are at stake...

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  12. NFL Position Battles That Won't Be Decided Until the End of Training Camp

    Football fans, we've made it. The calendar has officially turned to July, and while that means we'll soon be stuffing our faces and setting off fireworks in honor of America, it more importantly signals that NFL training camps will soon commence ...

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  13. NFL Playoff Odds for Every Team at the Start of July

    The calendar has officially turned to July, and that means the opening of training camps are now just a few weeks away ...

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  14. Breaking Down Biggest Potential Holdout Headaches Heading into Camps

    Although they don't occur with nearly the frequency they did before the last CBA was ratified in 2011, training camp holdouts are still a concern for each NFL franchise and present a significant headache if executed...

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  15. Looking Back at the 10 Biggest Steals of the 2014 Offseason

    With OTAs in the rearview mirror and training camps set to open in about a month, the NFL 's business season has just about drawn to a close, meaning that we can now evaluate which moves rank among the biggest steals of the offseason...

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  16. Who's the Biggest Standout of Every NFL Team's Offseason So Far?

    We are officially through OTAs, and the NFL calendar will soon shift to training camp. But before the pads are strapped on and actual football commences, it’s time to recognize the biggest standout of every NFL team’s offseason so far...

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  17. Reassessing Every NFL Team's Salary-Cap Situation After OTAs

    Prior to the start of the league's new year on March 11, we provided you with a salary-cap primer for every NFL team, and now that we're through OTAs, it's time to reassess all 32 situations...

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  18. Under-the-Radar Players Making a Name for Themselves in NFL Minicamps

    While the vast majority of NFL coverage is squarely focused on the elite and well-known, there are a number of under-the-radar players currently making a name for themselves in minicamps...

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  19. Impressive NFL OTA Performances We Can't Ignore

    As the NFL calendar turns to June, hope springs eternal. Almost every player looks like a world-beater in shorts, and fanbases bubble with optimism over performances in offseason team activities (OTAs)...

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  20. Predicting the Next Wave of NFL Megacontracts at Every Position

    This offseason, we saw a number of players receive contracts of immense financial value, but there are another set who are on the cusp of reaching that massive payday. It's time to predict the next wave of NFL massive contracts at every position...

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  21. Every NFL Team's Potential Secret Weapon for the 2014 Season

    In each and every NFL season, at least one player per team emerges from his under-the-radar status to make a major impact, and 2014 won't be any different. It's time to assess every team's potential secret weapon for this upcoming season...

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  22. Robert Griffin III Set for Massive Bounce-Back 2014 Season

    If 2013 was a year to forget for Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III , 2014 will surely be one to remember...

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  23. NFL Starters Facing Make-or-Break Seasons in 2014

    While every NFL player experiences varying degrees of pressure heading into each campaign, there are certain individuals who have the weight of the world on their shoulders...

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  24. How to Fix the NFL's Drug Policy

    The NFL 's drug policy is as splintered as it is ludicrous. In regular society, domestic abuse is correctly viewed as a far more serious offense than lighting up a joint...

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  25. The Best Player Who Could Be Cut from Every NFL Roster This Offseason

    While the majority of player transactions this offseason have already occurred, there are always a number of twists and turns thrown our way throughout the summer in the form of surprising player cuts...

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