1. Ugly Handling of Savage Hit Proves NFL Concussion Policy Still Complete Disaster

    The NFL doesn't actually care about head injuries, and let's not pretend it does. The league's 32 owners built a billion-dollar industry on highlight-reel hits and a game framed around the idea of being a violent ballet...

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  2. Is Falcons Defense Good Enough to Mask Mistakes, Pave Way to Playoffs?

    The Atlanta Falcons ' Deion Jones will invade Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints ' nightmares after Thursday's 20-17 victory at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium...

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  3. Early NFL Coaching Carousel Predictions

    The NFL coaching carousel came alive Monday once the New York Giants decided to fire Ben McAdoo . Change is a fact of life in professional football, especially for coaches. Every offseason, multiple teams decide to go in another direction...

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  4. Giants Making a Mistake By Going Back to Eli Manning

    After years of discussing whether Eli Manning is an elite quarterback and worthy of Hall of Fame consideration, none of it matters at this juncture. Either way, his time with the New York Giants is drawing to an end...

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  5. With Another Dominant Win, It's Never Been Easier to Hate the Patriots

    The New England Patriots are the team everyone outside of Boston loves to hate. Tom Brady and Co. have long since morphed from spunky overachievers from the early 2000s into the NFL 's version of a professional wrestling heel...

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  6. Dak Prescott's Play Against Washington Proves He Doesn't Need Zeke to Succeed

    Reports of Dak Prescott's demise were greatly exaggerated. The Dallas Cowboys quarterback experienced a rough stretch as the team lost three straight contests that coincided with the onset of Ezekiel Elliott's six-game suspension...

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  7. Every NFL Team's Kryptonite

    Today's NFL is built around the ability to identify an opponent's weakness and exploit it. Even the best teams aren't perfect. A hole in the roster or poor performance in a certain area turns into glaring problems that must be addressed each week...

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  8. Carson Wentz Excellence in Crucial Situations Separates Eagles from NFC Wannabes

    Great quarterbacks are defined by their production during crucial situations. Tom Brady never becomes Tom Brady without leading the New England Patriots past the Oakland Raiders during the Tuck Rule Game ...

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  9. Ranking Teams with the Best Depth at Each Position

    NFL teams fight a constant internal battle as part of a 100 percent injury league. Due to the limitations of a 53-man roster combined with the inevitability of lost games, depth found within a roster can develop into a massive advantage over opponents...

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  10. Patrick Mahomes Question Looms Large as Alex Smith's Struggles Continue

    Alex Smith has gone full Alex Smith over the last five weeks, and the Kansas City Chiefs need some type of spark to revert back to the squad that opened the year 5-0 with impressive ...

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  11. Prime-Time Big Ben Continues to Prove Concerns over Subpar Season Are Overblown

    Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is still really good at football. Just in case anyone forgot how dangerous Big Ben can be, he posted a four-touchdown performance ...

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  12. Rebuilding Plans for NFL Teams That Need an Overhaul

    As the weather becomes colder, so do the attitudes toward certain teams' futures. The winds of change are swirling, and multiple NFL franchises will undergo overhauls in attempts to adjust their courses...

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  13. Minnesota Vikings Are Super Bowl Contenders Even with Legit QB Controversy

    Teddy Bridgewater's return to the Minnesota Vikings ' active roster is one of Sunday's best stories. However, Case Keenum is the team's starting quarterback and should remain so, ...

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  14. Rash of Injuries Could Be Nail in Coffin for Seahawks' Super Bowl Aspirations

    The Seattle Seahawks just find ways to win. Sometimes a victory turns into a loss, though. Thursday's 22-16 beatdown of the Arizona Cardinals at the University of Phoenix Stadium gave Seattle a 6-3 record, but it proved to be costly...

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  15. What the Pro Bowl Rosters Should Be at NFL's Midseason Mark

    The NFL Pro Bowl is supposed to be a spectacle with the world's finest football players on the same field in one almighty convergence of greatness...

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  16. Major Questions for Jameis Winston's Future as Wheels Come Off in Tampa Bay

    Jameis Winston , who didn't finish Sunday’s contest against the New Orleans Saints , isn’t a franchise quarterback at this point in his career...

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  17. At 4-5, New York Jets Have More to Play for Than Just Top Draft Pick

    The New York Jets continue to teach the rest of the league a lesson: Any discussion regarding tanking prior to the start of a campaign is silly...

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  18. NFL Players Poised to Break Out in the Season's 2nd Half

    The NFL chews players up and spits them out on a weekly basis. The "What have you done for me lately?" league continually churns through even the most talented stars...

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  19. The Buffalo Bills Could Finally Lift the NFL's Biggest Curse

    The Buffalo Bills need to be taken seriously, because they're well on their way toward ending the NFL 's longest playoff drought...

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  20. NFL Officials Botch Player Safety Again After Brutal Hit on Joe Flacco

    The NFL continuously reminds anyone willing to listen that player safety is the league's top priority, yet the actions of its officials represent that it isn't a priority at all...

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  21. Ideal Trade Target for Each NFL Team

    Everyone gets excited about the NFL trade deadline, knowing full well few moves will actually be made. Yet the possibilities of trades are still tantalizing, and Tuesday's deadline is fast approaching...

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  22. Indianapolis Colts Have No Choice but to Finally Fire Coach Chuck Pagano

    The Indianapolis Colts must relieve head coach Chuck Pagano of his duties. There's no reason to delay the inevitable. The Colts are trying to tame a dumpster fire they started themselves...

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  23. Resurgent Cooper, Carr Finally Giving Raiders Much-Needed Midseason Boost

    Derek Carr and Amari Cooper saved the Oakland Raiders ' season with standout performances during a thrilling 31-30 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on Thursday Night Football ...

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  24. NFL Trade Deadline: One Player Who Should Be Traded from Every Team

    One NFL team's trash is another's treasure. The league's Oct. 31 trade deadline is approaching. While the NFL usually doesn't feature a flurry of moves like the NBA, the NHL or MLB, multiple deals will be reached...

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  25. Did Refs Screw New York Jets out of 1st Place vs Patriots?

    NFL senior vice-president of officiating Alberto Riveron has some explaining to do. The New York Jets fell 24-17 to the New England Patriots Sunday at MetLife Stadium, New Jersey...

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