1. Pittsburgh Steelers: Mike Tomlin's New Contract Ushers in Next Phase of Career

    The Pittsburgh Steelers and Mike Tomlin came to agreement on a contract extension for their head coach today. Tomlin's new deal ties him to the Steelers until the 2016 season, which is a three year extension over his current deal...

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  2. Jacksonville Jaguars: Why This Team Will Not Be Among the Bottom Feeders in 2012

    With a rookie quarterback who struggled more than any other in the league, an offensive line playing a complicated game of musical chairs from Sunday to Sunday, a star running-back ...

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  3. NFL 2012 Preview: The NFC Is Set to Continue Its Dominance of the AFC

    Referee John Parry flipped the coin in the air. New York Giants special teams captain Zak DeOssie called tails before it hit the ground. The coin landed on heads and in Super Bowl XLVI, the NFC lost its first Super Bowl coin flip in 15 seasons...

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  4. Pittsburgh Steelers: The Steelers Need to Look at Casey Matthews for Sean Spence

    In the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft, the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted a very talented linebacker from the University of Miami...

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  5. Pittsburgh Steelers: Kevin Colbert Understands the Importance of Team-Building

    Over the past few years, the key words for the Pittsburgh Steelers during the offseason have been sustain, retain and growth...

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  6. NFL Power Rankings: What Quarterback Will Have the Best Supporting Cast in 2012?

    The NFL has become a passing league, but it would be foolish to think that the only important piece of a passing game is the passer...

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  7. Eli Manning: Why It's Not Insane for Him to Be Ranked over Tom Brady in Top 100s

    Rankings, no matter the form or criteria, are always subjective. Even those rankings that only rely on statistical analysis will place greater emphasis on certain statistics or narrow down criteria based on certain statistics to create a result...

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  8. Seattle Seahawks: Will the Seahawks Wide Receivers Breakout in 2012?

    The Seattle Seahawks have one major question mark on offense entering this season. That question mark revolves around the team's starting quarterback situation as nobody knows yet who will be the starter...

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  9. New York Jets Have Mishandled Mark Sanchez Since He Was a Rookie

    There is no shortage of opinions online, on TV, in your house, on the street, the train, bus, etc. etc. etc...etc...on the Tim Tebow and Mark Sanchez situation in New York...

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  10. Kansas City Chiefs: Why Dontari Poe Will Have a Great Rookie Season

    The Kansas City Chiefs drafted Dontari Poe 11th overall in the 2012 NFL draft. Poe entered the draft as the leading candidate to be the biggest bust in the draft. That is largely because of his incredibly impressive combine performance...

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  11. Seattle Seahawks: The Starting Quarterback May Not Be the Finishing One in 2012

    The Seattle Seahawks have had a carousel at the quarterback position that has been turning consistently during the Pete Carroll era—from Matt Hasselbeck , JP Losman and Charlie ...

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  12. St. Louis Rams: Is Sam Bradford Under Pressure to Perform This Year?

    Sam Bradford recently made a very slight adjustment to his contract with the St. Louis Rams . Bradford is entering the third year of his rookie deal...

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  13. Euro 2012 Preview: No Surprise That James McClean Fits with Giovanni Trapattoni

    A lot has been said, and written, about the emergence of the Republic of Ireland's James McClean since his inclusion in the nation's squad for Euro 2012. McClean only added fuel to the fire this weekend with his performance against Bosnia...

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  14. New England Patriots: Is Explosion Better Than Consistency at Running Back?

    The New England Patriots have undergone a significant amount of change this offseason. While most eyes are on rookies Chandler Jones and Dont'a Hightower on the defensive side of the ball, Tom Brady is seeing a lot of pieces come and go around him...

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  15. The All Under-Appreciated Team Entering the 2012 NFL Regular Season

    When you play in the world that is the NFL, fans, analysts, commentators, and just general observers often get lost in reputations, statistics, and off-the-field incidents rather than focusing on football...

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  16. Arizona Cardinals: How Can Ken Whisenhunt Address the Running Back Situation?

    Some level of uncertainty arose recently surrounding the health of Arizona Cardinals running back Chris "Beanie" Wells...

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  17. Buffalo Bills: Moving Mario Williams to Left Defensive End Is a Huge Mistake

    Earlier this offseason, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger publicly spoke out about his disappointment that his offensive coordinator Bruce Arians was not retained...

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  18. Tennessee Titans: Offense Set Up Perfectly for Jake Locker to Take over in 2012

    The Tennessee Titans may have been lucky to miss out on Peyton Manning this offseason. The courting of Manning largely stemmed from owner Bud Adams' infatuation with the future Hall of Fame signal-caller...

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  19. Pittsburgh Steelers: Dick LeBeau Will Have the Best Defense in the NFL...Again

    Recently, Jeff Fisher challenged his St. Louis Rams team to lead the league in sacks this year. No disrespect to Robert Quinn, Chris Long, Kendall Langford and Michael Brockers, ...

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  20. NFL Power Rankings: Ranking Each Individual Unit for 2012 Regular Season

    The New York Giants have been crowned the kings of the 2011 NFL calendar year. But the greatest thing about sports is that success has to be repeatedly earned. Living in the past doesn't get you anywhere but fired in the NFL...

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  21. Didier Drogba's Champions League Final Goal Is the Peak of a Lamented Career

    Through all the diving, bickering, whining, general playacting and unnecessary drama, Didier Drogba proved once again Saturday night in the Champions League final that he has an immeasurable amount of ability...

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  22. Arizona Cardinals Quarterback Competition: Have the Cardinals Tipped Their Hand?

    John Skelton and Kevin Kolb had very different paths to the Arizona Cardinals organization, but both stand in the same position today. At least, that is what Cardinals head coach Ken Whisenhunt will tell you...

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  23. 10 Second-Year NFL Players Who Will Breakout in 2012

    Prior to breaking out into difference-making receiving threats, whether it be in the regular season or just the postseason, Jimmy Graham and DeMaryius Thomas were two of the players featured on my second-year players to watch for in the 2011 season...

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  24. Seattle Seahawks: Defense Is Waiting for the Offense to Step Up for NFC West Win

    The NFC West is turning into a division dominated by its defenses. The Arizona Cardinals are expected to have a breakout year , while the St. Louis Rams are set up very well for now and the future ...

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  25. Baltimore Ravens: Ed Reed's Retirement Flirtation Shouldn't Be Taken Lightly

    Just for a second, imagine if you were the Baltimore Ravens starting free safety Ed Reed . Forget your fandom, because you are not a fan now. Forget the money, because you've got more money than most know what to do with...

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