1. Peyton Manning: Why Landing Manning Is John Elway's Finest Moment as Bronco

    John Elway just pulled off what may be his greatest football accomplishment yet. And that's saying a lot...

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  2. Vikings, State of Minnesota Reach Deal on New $975 Million Stadium Plan

    The state of Minnesota, city of Minneapolis and the Minnesota Vikings announced Thursday that they have reached a tentative deal to build a new Vikings stadium in downtown Minneapolis...

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  3. Green Bay Packers Stock Sale Closes, Raises $67 Million for Lambeau Expansion

    The Green Bay Packers announced Thursday that its recent stock sale raised an estimated $67 million, and more than 268,000 shares were sold...

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  4. Green Bay Packers Stock Sale Ends Today

    If you’ve been putting off buying that Green Bay Packers stock, you’re running out of time. The deadline to buy the stock is Wednesday at midnight...

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  5. 2012 NFL Free Agency: 10 Most System-Specific Free Agents

    The top-tier free agents will get the most attention this offseason in the media, but that doesn't necessarily mean they'll get the most attention from NFL teams. When it comes to free agency, name recognition is just a small part of the equation...

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  6. NFL Rumors: Recapping the Hottest Rumors of the Week

    Two quarterbacks, one a Super Bowl MVP and the other a Heisman Trophy winner, had the NFL rumor mill swirling this week regarding their possible landing spots in 2012...

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  7. The 5 Worst Drops in NFL History

    Wes Welker has 650 catches during his career, but it's his one drop that still has people talking. The now-infamous dropped pass came with 4:09 remaining in Super Bowl XLVI...

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  8. Minnesota Vikings and University of Minnesota Strike Tentative Stadium Deal

    The Minnesota Vikings and the University of Minnesota have a tentative agreement in place for the Vikings to play some of their games at TCF Stadium while a new stadium is built near the Metrodome, according to the Star Tribune ...

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  9. 2012 NFL Free Agents: 11 Players the Market Won't Value, but Teams Should

    They aren't the most recognizable names on the free-agent market, but maybe they should be. This year's free-agent class has plenty of prominent names on it, but the lesser known players are intriguing as well...

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  10. Vikings Will Stay in Minnesota for the 2012 NFL Season

    The Minnesota Vikings will play next season in Minneapolis, according to a report in the Star Tribune . The Vikings were facing a Wednesday deadline to alert the NFL that they were moving to another city for the 2012 season...

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  11. 2012 NFL Free Agency: Predicting the 5 Biggest Free-Agent Contracts

    When free agency opens on March 13, some of the NFL 's most prominent players, including a record-setting quarterback and a former No. 1 overall pick, will be courted by various teams...

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  12. NFL Rumors: 5 Teams That Will Be Looking for Quarterbacks This Offseason

    One of the major details of last year's NFL Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) was the advent of a rookie wage scale. What a wage scale did is give teams the ability to take more risks with their first-round picks...

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  13. 2012 NFL Free Agency: Which Free Agents Will Cash in This Offseason

    When free agency begins on March 13, NFL teams will make their best pitches to some of the league's best players. This year's free agency class includes some prominent names, including a record-setting quarterback and a former No...

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  14. 2012 NFL Free Agency: Which Agents Will Be Most Active?

    As the NFL season comes to a close, the season for NFL agents is just beginning. This is their time to earn their money and land their client lucrative contracts...

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  15. Super Bowl XLVI: The 10 Coolest Events and Attractions in Indianapolis This Week

    This week, Indianapolis will become the center of the sports universe as it prepares to host Super Bowl XLVI . While the game is the main attraction, there are several events leading up to the big game that are great events to check out...

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  16. Super Bowl Predictions 2012: 5 Dark-Horse Picks for Super Bowl MVP

    When the New England Patriots and New York Giants kick off Super Bowl XLVI, most of the attention will be on Tom Brady and Eli Manning . The quarterbacks are always in the spotlight, and more often than not, one of them is named the game's MVP...

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  17. 5 NFL Teams Sure to Crash and Burn Next Season

    When you look back on the 2011 season, it's hard to believe the New York Giants are in the Super Bowl. After a 23-10 Week 14 loss to the Washington Redskins, nobody mentioned the Giants in the playoff discussion...

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  18. 5 Places Better Than Indianapolis for Super Bowl XLVI

    On February 5, Indianapolis will be the center of the football universe when it hosts Super Bowl XLVI. The city's new state-of-the-art stadium, Lucas Oil Stadium, will be a great venue for the game...

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  19. Actor Rob Lowe Tweets That Peyton Manning Will Retire

    Actor Rob Lowe has started a firestorm on Twitter, saying Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning was going to retire today...

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  20. NFL Playoffs 2012: Previews of the AFC, NFC Championship Games

    Two of the teams playing this weekend were supposed be here, two weren't. Before the season, the New England Patriots and Baltimore Ravens both figured to be contenders. Here they now stand, the top two teams in the AFC and one win from the Super Bowl...

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  21. The Dumbest Quotes in NFL History

    It's no secret, most NFL players aren't Rhodes Scholars. For most of them, college was a means to their professional football ends. So it's not surprising when you hear dumb things come out of their mouths...

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  22. NFL Playoff Picture: Ranking Each Game by Its Watchability

    There's no place like home, especially in the NFL playoffs. On Wild Card Weekend, all four home teams won their games. Now, the top two seeds from each division join the fray for what should be another entertaining NFL weekend...

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  23. NFL Playoff Picture: Assessing Title Odds of Every Wild-Card Team

    The NFL regular season ended Sunday night with the New York Giants claiming the final spot in the NFL playoffs. The postseason schedule will begin Saturday in Houston when the Texans host the Cincinnati Bengals at 4:30 p...

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  24. Adrian Peterson's Post-Surgery Twitter Pictures

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson underwent successful surgery Friday to repair the torn anterior cruciate and medial collateral ligaments in his left knee...

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  25. Fantasy Football: How Playoff Scenarios Could Impact Your Week 17 Line-Up

    It's rare these days for fantasy football leagues to play through Week 17. But there are some that are set up that way, which means Week 17 is the championship in those leagues. Having the championship game in Week 17 is not ideal...

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