1. Washington Redskins: Did Their Dominating Win over the Colts Make a Statement?

    The third preseason game of the NFL is normally the best scale to gauge a team heading into the regular season This is especially true for those squads that are looking to become a contender...

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  2. Will Finishing Be an Issue for the Baltimore Ravens?

    With 27 seconds remaining in the AFC Championship Game on Jan. 22, the Baltimore Ravens were a finishing play in the end zone away from going to the Super Bowl in their beloved city of Indianapolis ...

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  3. Chad Ochocinco and the Miami Dolphins Are an Answer to a Prayer, for Both

    The Miami Dolphins focused heavily on substance rather than talented playmakers during the 2012 NFL draft as they selected a quarterback (Ryan Tannehill) and linemen in the early rounds...

    Barry Barnes Written by Barry Barnes about 2 years ago 655 reads 3 comments

  4. NFL Safety: To Make the NFL Injury-Free, End the Game

    Nearly every occupation has risk hazards, whether mental or physical. A police officer could lose his or her life in the line of duty and a janitor could inhale the wrong chemical...

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  5. Washington Redskins: Will RG3's College Production Translate to NFL Success?

    There was no breaking news about the Washington Redskins ' selecting of quarterback Robert Griffin III in the first round (second overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft , as the choice was expected...

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  6. Miami Dolphins: Veteran QBs Spoke out About Their Competition, and Tannehill

    There was no surprise that the Miami Dolphins were going to select quarterback Ryan Tannehill with the eighth-overall pick in the 2012 NFL draft Thursday night...

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  7. Pittsburgh Steelers: QB Byron Leftwich Returns to Pittsburgh for One Year

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have agreed to terms with veteran quarterback Byron Leftwich on a one-year contract, the team announced Thursday evening, via the team's website . Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed...

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  8. Denver Broncos: Justin Bannan Returns as a Winner, Looks to Win in Denver

    When defensive tackle Justin Bannan first joined the Denver Broncos in 2010, after signing a five-year deal, he was thought to become an anchor on the team’s defensive line...

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  9. Washington Wizards: Kevin Seraphin Starts Strong, Team Seals 2nd Straight Win

    Against the Orlando Magic , the Washington Wizards had the best center on the floor in Kevin Seraphin, who outplayed the Magic’s veteran center Glen Davis. Davis replaced All-Star center Dwight Howard , who is suffering from back spasms...

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  10. NFL Draft: Eric DeCosta, Baltimore Ravens Normally Don't Crap out in This Game

    Teams in the NFL can master their art or destiny through the systems and schemes they run. Free agency is a great shortcut for franchises to get the right individual(s) to implement ...

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  11. Alex Smith: The Manning Equation Was Known, but Re-Signing Was Always the Plan

    When the game clock stopped after the New York Giants kicked the winning field goal in overtime to defeat the San Francisco 49ers in NFC championship game to advance to Super ...

    Barry Barnes Written by Barry Barnes about over 2 years ago 3,821 reads 26 comments

  12. New York Jets: Landry's Deal Secures Jets, as He Seeks to Prove He's 100 Percent

    After a little over two years, former Washington Redskins ’ safety LaRon Landry is finally healed and is ready to prove he’s better than ever—in New York. The hard-hitting Landry signed a one-year deal with the Jets Mar...

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  13. Miami Dolphins: David Garrard, "I Just Want to Go Further Than I've Gone Before"

    Since being a fourth-round selection (108 th overall) by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the 2002 NFL Draft, David Garrard was considered a stand-by or a "you will do for now" type quarterback...

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  14. Washington Wizards: Nene Sees the Potential; Can the Team See Nene Leading Them?

    When former Denver Nuggets ’ center Nene discovered he was being shipped to the Washington Wizards , it would have been understood if he felt disappointed, after coming ...

    Barry Barnes Written by Barry Barnes about over 2 years ago 935 reads 3 comments

  15. Trent Cole, Philadelphia Eagles, Spoke About His New Deal and Being an Eagle

    The Philadelphia Eagles announced Wednesday that they have agreed to terms with defensive end Trent Cole on a four-year contract extension through the year 2017, via the team’s press release...

    Barry Barnes Written by Barry Barnes about over 2 years ago 1,296 reads 8 comments

  16. Jeremy Lin Is Harvard's Latest Star, so Who's Next?

    New York Knicks guard Jeremy Lin was the NBA ’s latest craze for the month of February, due to his outstanding play that made the “Big Apple” relevant in the Eastern Conference—better yet—in the league...

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  17. Minnesota Vikings: Released Hutchinson and Two Others, Now Can Be a Major Player

    The Minnesota Vikings released their veteran left guard, Steve Hutchinson, Saturday. Vikings guard Anthony Herrera and cornerback Cedric Griffin were cap casualties as well to ...

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  18. Pittsburgh Steelers: RB Mewelde Moore Is About the Kids, and the Steelers

    In the football world, wearing the black and gold can be compared to garnering a badge of honor. An honor free agent running back Mewelde Moore proudly holds in high regard as a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers ...

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  19. Baltimore Ravens: RB Ray Rice Tagged; Evans and Carr Released, but Could Return

    Baltimore Ravens executive vice president and general manager Ozzie Newsome announced Friday the team designated running back Ray Rice as the franchise player, and in addition, ...

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  20. Cleveland Browns Re-Sign LB Q'Dwell Jackson

    The Cleveland Browns signed their prize linebacker, D’Qwell Jackson, to a multi-year contract extension Monday...

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  21. Romeo Crennel Gets His Man as Kansas City Chiefs Sign Stanford Routt

    Kansas City Chiefs head coach Romeo Crennel is an aggressive defensive coordinator by design, and during his days with the New England Patriots , his defense was disciplined—while being in attack mode...

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  22. LaRon Landry Sets the Record Straight About His Surgery and Being a Redskin

    Conversation told place, originally, Jan. 30, 2012 The NFL ’s offseason spans six months...

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  23. Baltimore Ravens: Would It Benefit the Ravens to Re-Sign Ray Rice?

    Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice is hands down one of the superstars of the NFL . Since his emergence, Rice has not only made a solid impact for the Ravens, he became a premiere playmaker and is ecognized around the league...

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  24. Super Bowl XLVI: The History of the New York Giants and New England Patriots

    On Sunday, February 5, the New York Giants and the New England Patriots will meet in Super Bowl XLVI (6:00 PM ET, NBC) at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis ...

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  25. Baltimore Ravens: A Painfully Ended Season Leads to Great Expectations for 2012

    In a span of :30 seconds, the 2011 Baltimore Ravens had a golden opportunity to be a shoo-in representative of the AFC for Super Bowl XLVI, until wide receiver Lee Evans carelessly ...

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