1. What to Make of the Pittsburgh Steelers' Tight-End-by-Committee Approach

    While Heath Miller continues to rehabilitate the knee he injured at the end of the 2012 season and Matt Spaeth sits on the injured reserve/recall list until Week 9, the Pittsburgh ...

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  2. What We Learned from Cincinnati Bengals 'Hard Knocks' Episode 5

    Tuesday night marked the final episode of HBO's Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Cincinnati Bengals , which means two things: The last preseason game is upon us, and the final round of roster cuts down to 53 players isn't far behind...

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  3. What on Earth Are the Cleveland Browns Doing at the Running Back Position?

    Since announcing their roster cuts last week and on Saturday, the makeup of the Cleveland Browns has changed significantly, particularly at the running back position...

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  4. The Cincinnati Bengals Picked the Perfect Time to Extend Geno Atkins' Contract

    On Monday, the Cincinnati Bengals announced that they have agreed to a five-year, $55 million extension with defensive tackle Geno Atkins ...

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  5. Cincinnati Bengals' Preseason Run Game Is Their Newest Dangerous Weapon

    Considering that it's headlined by players like A.J. Green , Tyler Eifert , Jermaine Gresham and Mohamed Sanu , m uch has been made of the Cincinnati Bengals ' passing game...

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  6. Why Aren't the Baltimore Ravens Running the Ball Well in the Preseason?

    With running backs like Ray Rice and Bernard Pierce on the roster and an ongoing struggle to find the right (and healthy) receiving weapons for quarterback Joe Flacco , it would ...

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  7. Are the Steelers Making a Mistake Starting Isaac Redman over Jonathan Dwyer?

    With rookie running back Le'Veon Bell sidelined with a foot sprain that could keep him out for at least the first month of the regular season, the Pittsburgh Steelers need to find someone else who can handle the starting job while Bell is out...

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  8. What We Learned from Cincinnati Bengals 'Hard Knocks' Episode 4

    Tuesday night marked the next-to-last episode of this season of HBO's Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Cincinnati Bengals . Training camp is nearly over and the regular NFL season is approaching...

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  9. Cleveland Browns Roster 2013: Latest Cuts, Depth Charts and Analysis

    It's Week 4 of the preseason, which means it's the hardest period of time for many in the NFL —cut week. Teams must reduce their rosters to 75 players by 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday and down to their 53-man, regular-season rosters by 6 p...

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  10. Baltimore Ravens Roster 2013: Latest Cuts, Depth Charts and Analysis

    With training camps and the preseason winding down, now comes the time for NFL teams to begin to trim their rosters down. They need to be reduced from 90 players to 75 by 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday and then down to 53 men by 6 p...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about over 1 year ago 21,557 reads 14 comments

  11. Cincinnati Bengals Roster 2013: Latest Cuts, Depth Charts and Analysis

    Week 1 in the NFL rapidly approaches, which means teams need to trim their rosters down from the maximum 90 they were allowed for training camp to the 53 men required for the regular season...

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  12. Pittsburgh Steelers Roster 2013: Latest Cuts, Depth Charts and Analysis

    The NFL enters the fourth week of the preseason, which means the regular season rapidly approaches. However, teams need to make a few tweaks to their rosters until that happens...

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  13. The Pendulum Swings Back for the Browns' Starters vs. Colts

    The Cleveland Browns starters came into their Week 3 preseason meeting against the Indianapolis Colts looking sharp in their last two outings...

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  14. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly from the Ravens' Preseason Week 3 Loss

    The Baltimore Ravens were defeated by the Carolina Panthers 34-27 in their third preseason game of the year. Despite the loss, there were many reasons why the Ravens should be pleased with there performance...

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  15. Steelers Dodge Apparent Bullet Based on Mike Tomlin's Remarks about Le'Veon Bell

    Last season, the Pittsburgh Steelers had one of the worst rushing offense performances in years, averaging a mere 96.1 yards per game running the ball...

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  16. Taking a Closer Look at the Cleveland Browns' Backfield

    When Cleveland Browns breakout running back Dion Lewis broke his leg in the team's preseason Week 2 win over the Detroit Lions , it sent the team's backfield into chaos...

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  17. What We Learned from Cincinnati Bengals 'Hard Knocks' Episode 3

    Tuesday night marked the third episode of HBO's Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Cincinnati Bengals , which means more looks into position battles, more preseason preparation and more intimate access to the daily life of NFL players...

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  18. BenJarvus Green-Ellis Optimistic About the Bengals' Plans on Offense

    As part of the Gillette Clear Gel "Built for Training" program, three veteran NFL players have taken three rookies under their tutelage to teach them the ins and outs of life in the league...

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  19. Is Ben Roethlisberger Doomed by the Steelers' O-Line Yet Again?

    Season after season, fixing the problems on the offensive line have been the Pittsburgh Steelers ' number one priority...

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  20. Can Dane Sanzenbacher Take the Place of Injured Slot Receiver Andrew Hawkins?

    On August 1, Cincinnati Bengals slot receiver Andrew Hawkins sprained his left ankle. Since that time, he has been spotted on crutches, on a scooter and in a cast...

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  21. Steelers vs. Redskins: Live Grades and Analysis for Pittsburgh

    The Washington Redskins defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers , 24-13, in their Week 2 preseason meeting...

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  22. NFL Preseason 2013: Which Players Are off to Most Disappointing Starts?

    NFL training camps and preseason games do more than just ready players for the grind of the regular season...

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  23. It's Time to Buy into Brandon Weeden After Another Dominant Preseason Showing

    Though the numerous injuries —to running back Dion Lewis, tight end Gary Barnidge and offensive lineman Jason Pinkston—might overshadow the day, the biggest story out ...

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  24. Breaking Down the State of the Baltimore Ravens Offensive Line

    One of the keys to the Baltimore Ravens ' playoff run that led them to a Super Bowl victory was the reworking of their offensive line...

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  25. What We Learned from Cincinnati Bengals 'Hard Knocks' Episode 2

    Tuesday night marked the second episode of Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Cincinnati Bengals , following the team in its preparations for its Week 1 preseason contest against the Atlanta Falcons ...

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