1. The Biggest Red Flags After NFL Team Minicamps

    While NFL training camps shine like an oasis in the summer desert for NFL fans, there are numerous franchises that are dealing with cactus-like issues moving forward...

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  2. 5 NFL General Managers Who Could Be Looking for Work After 2012

    Several NFL general managers will be feeling the heat throughout the 2012 season. No job is ever fully safe in an NFL front office (unless you also happen to own the team, a la Jerry Jones) and for the following five men time is of the essence...

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  3. Biggest Embarrassment in Every NFL Team's History

    Every NFL team has suffered from moments of pure embarrassment. Whether it be due to a poor draft choice, an inexcusable play on the field, or a questionable choice off of it. These kinds of errors can strike at any time and seemingly any place...

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  4. 32 Things Fanbases Should Hope to Learn During NFL Training Camps

    No NFL team enters training camp without questions to be answered. Each franchise has at least one major storyline that fan bases can hope to find some sense of closure to before the regular season gets underway...

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  5. The 15 Biggest Has-Beens in the NFL Today

    When an NFL player passes the point of quality production and enters into the world of mediocrity, he can officially be labeled a has-been. It happens to all too many guys over the course of their career...

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  6. 10 NFL Teams We'd Rather Watch on 'Hard Knocks' Than the Miami Dolphins

    The Miami Dolphins took the bait and signed up for HBO's Hard Knocks after countless other teams passed up the opportunity...

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  7. Detroit Lions: 10 Crazy Ways to Know You're a Fan

    Being a Detroit Lions fan has not always been easy. In fact, before the recent resurgence of the organization, it was often rather difficult to cheer on the Lions...

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  8. Which NFL Players Are Most Likely to Report to Camp out of Shape?

    Not every NFL player has the dedication and work ethic of a guy like Jerry Rice. In fact, some players prove to be downright lazy, unmotivated and uninspired...

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  9. 10 NFL Stars That Didnt Win Awards Last Year, but Will Rebound in 2012

    No player can perform at peak levels for every season of their NFL careers. If such a feat were possible nobody would get injured or ever retire (and no Brett Favre doesn't count...

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  10. Detroit Lions: Why 2012 Is the Time for Jahvid Best to Step Up

    It is time for Jahvid Best to make his mark on the Detroit Lions depth chart. He has shown flashes of brilliance on the field during his two year career, but that's just it, they have only been flashes...

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  11. The 10 Most Intimidating Linebackers in NFL History

    A linebacker is like an animal. He's like a lion or a tiger and he goes after prey. He wants to eat him, he wants to kick the s--- out of him...

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  12. Detroit Lions: Ranking Every Head Coach from the Past 30 Years

    The Detroit Lions ' head coaching history is not particularly illustrious or grand, especially over the last 30 years. In fact, most of the names and track records you are about to see are appalling...

    Nick Kostora Written by Nick Kostora about 2 years ago 5,182 reads 26 comments

  13. What Will It Take to Make Us Realize Wins Are Not an Individual Stat?

    Contrary to popular belief each NFL franchise consists of more than just a quarterback. It seems more and more that television broadcasters and analysts want to focus solely on one position as the reason for a team's success or its failure...

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  14. 2012 NFL Rookie Predictions: 10 Rookies Fans Should Be Patient with

    Not every NFL rookie is able to step onto a depth chart and compete for Pro Bowls from day one. In fact, that is the rare exception to a rather harsh reality: It takes time for prospects to develop into quality starters at the next level...

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  15. Nicklas Lidstrom Deserves Immediate Enshrinement into the Hall of Fame

    Nicklas Lidstrom should be enshrined into the Hockey Hall of Fame immediately, as Yahoo! reports he may be retiring in a press conference tomorrow...

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  16. Detroit Lions Predictions: 2012 Offensive Stats for Each Starter

    The Detroit Lions offense will hope to evolve in 2012 while also maintaining the vaunted aerial assault displayed last year...

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  17. 2012 NFL Depth Chart Predictions: 10 Units with the Most Quality Depth

    Depth is an asset too often overlooked in today's NFL . Having one great option at any given position is nice, but being able to accumulate solid players behind that player is necessary to win consistently...

    Nick Kostora Written by Nick Kostora about 2 years ago 1,104 reads 18 comments

  18. NFL Stat Predictions: Numbers for the Top 20 Quarterbacks

    The NFL is a pass-happy league with tons of quarterbacks capable of throwing for 4,000 yards in a given year. In fact, 2011 saw three different QBs throw for an astounding 5,000 yards, and seven others threw for 4,000...

    Nick Kostora Written by Nick Kostora about 2 years ago 5,835 reads 116 comments

  19. Why the NFL Is Correct with Its Flag Football Initiative

    There are few youth sports programs as engaging, dynamic and intelligent as the NFL 's flag football initiative. Launched all the way back in 1996, it seems that never has the program been more important than it is right now...

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  20. 4 NFL Quarterbacks Who Need to Retire

    Clinging to a backup or spot starter role as an aging NFL quarterback is no way to prolong a career. As players nears or passes the wrong side of the age of 40, it can become clear ...

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  21. 5 Teams That Are Dark Horses for the 2013 Super Bowl

    The NFL is not a league content with crowning the same champions repeatedly. In fact, seven different teams have won the Super Bowl in the past eight years...

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  22. Detroit Lions: 10 Best Moves of the Martin Mayhew Era

    Since Martin Mayhew took over as general manager of the Detroit Lions the franchise has been resurrected...

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  23. 25 Craziest Football Terms and Where They Come from

    No one ever questions the football lexicon and it's endless array of odd jargon. But where exactly do terms like "Hail Mary" and "Shotgun" actually come from? Most football terms actually have a unique and spellbinding history...

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  24. Detroit Lions: 5 Players with Something to Prove in 2012

    In 2012 the Detroit Lions will look to prove the playoff run of last season was no fluke, but individual players will be looking to make statements of their own...

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  25. Detroit Lions: 8 Reasons the Lions Will Win the Super Bowl

    The Detroit Lions are going to win the Super Bowl in the upcoming season. All the pieces have fallen into place for the Honolulu Blue and Silver to finally hoist the Lombardi Trophy that has always eluded the franchise...

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