1. NFL Backups Who Could End Up as Starters by End of 2017

    Expanded NFL rosters are practically set as the 2017 season unofficially gets underway with organized team activities, but there's still plenty of room for all 32 depth charts to solidify themselves...

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  2. NFL Records That Could Fall During the 2017 Season

    Every NFL season, dozens of big and small records are pursued by dozens of individuals and teams. And every year, most of those players and squads fall short...

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  3. Young NFL Stars in Line for Big New Contracts in the Near Future

    For all intents and purposes, free agency is over. And now a lot of NFL players are a heck of a lot richer than they were in February. More than 300 veterans have signed contracts with a combined value in excess of $2...

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  4. Which NFL Players Are Trending Toward 'Bust' Labels in 2017?

    Every high-end NFL draft pick has boom potential as well as bust potential. Some are better bets than others, but nobody is immune from being a boom-or-bust proposition...

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  5. The NFL's Biggest Position Battles as Teams Enter OTAs

    In a matter of days, every NFL franchise will have started organized team activities for the 2017 offseason. In less than four months' time, those teams will be ready to battle each other in the quest for the Lombardi Trophy...

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  6. Highlighting Every NFL Team's Best and Worst Offseason Move so Far

    More than 300 contracts were doled out in free agency, 253 players were drafted at the end of April, hundreds of undrafted free agents have been added to rosters and dozens of veterans have been released...

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  7. Each NFL Team's Most Dangerous New Weapon

    Thirty-one of the NFL 's 32 teams fell short of winning the Super Bowl in 2016, and thus they spent the first part of the 2017 offseason restocking...

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  8. NFL Rookies Thrust into the Toughest Situations

    Rarely are NFL rookies thrust into easy situations. Jumping from a college dorm to a well-paid job with heavy competition and high expectations in a big city isn't for everyone, and time is often required to adjust...

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  9. Latest Injury Updates on Key NFL Players

    The 2017 NFL offseason is no longer young. Free agency is all but over, the draft is behind us, and organized team activities are just around the corner...

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  10. Which NFL Players Have the Most to Prove in 2017?

    Now that we have a general idea of what most NFL rosters will look like in the fall, we can take a look at projected depth charts to get a feel for which players have something extra to prove in 2017...

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  11. NFL Free-Agent Signings That Should Have Happened

    When the tidal wave of NFL free agency ebbs at the end of March, a lot of fans are disappointed that their teams didn't address certain roster holes...

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  12. Peterson, Lynch and Charles Can Save or Destroy the Aging RB in the NFL

    How much has the NFL changed in one decade when it comes to the shelf life of the running back position? From 2000 to 2007, 13 backs in their 30s rushed for 1,000 yards at least ...

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  13. After 2017 NFL Draft, Browns Have the Potential to Build Something Truly Special

    Because the NFL provides substantial benefits to those who continually suffer losses on and/or off the field, it's almost impossible—especially in the age of the salary cap and free agency—for bad teams to remain bad for long periods...

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  14. With Mike Williams and Forrest Lamp, LA Chargers Are Better Than You Think

    The Los Angeles Chargers are the forgotten team in the NFL 's strongest division. They're a franchise without a concrete fanbase after an early-offseason move from San Diego, ...

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  15. History Indicates Trubisky, Mahomes, Watson Are More Likely to Fail Than Succeed

    It's been well-established that the NFL draft is a crapshoot, regardless of round and position. And yet teams continue to sell farms in order to acquire prospects who, based on precedents, are as likely to fail as they are to succeed...

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  16. NFL Power Rankings: Where Does Every Team Stand After the Draft?

    The NFL draft is complete, giving us a nearly complete feel for how all 32 NFL rosters will look by the time September rolls around...

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  17. Dalvin Cook Can Give the Vikings Something Adrian Peterson No Longer Could

    New Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook may never fill the departed Adrian Peterson 's enormous shoes, but that's not what this is about...

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  18. Rebuilding Bears Look Officially Lost Drafting Mitchell Trubisky 2nd Overall

    Once in a while, a big, awkward basketball forward with a low shooting percentage inexplicably puts up a three-pointer with 20 seconds on the shot clock, causing fans to scream in frustration...

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  19. Why You Should Be Excited for the 2017 NFL Draft

    The 2017 NFL draft gets underway tomorrow, and in the immortal words of the surprise-loving Sue played by Kristen Wiig on Saturday Night Live , we're "so freakin' excited...

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  20. Adam Shaheen: The NFL Draft's Most Mysterious Man

    You might know him as the Chipotle guy. You don't know who he is or where he came from, and you might not even know what position he plays...

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  21. NFL Offseason 2017: Who Are the Best Breakout Candidates at Every Position?

    Most NFL free agents have found a new home, and the draft and OTAs are just around the corner. That gives us a chance to start looking ahead to the 2017 NFL season, which is still 20 weeks away...

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  22. Most Overrated NFL Teams After Peak Free Agency

    NFL free agency is overhyped, which means the teams that appear to excel in free agency are often overhyped as well...

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  23. 2017 NFL Draft: Prospects Who Can Fill Every Team's Biggest Hole

    When the 2017 NFL draft gets underway in two weeks' time, you'll inevitably hear two particular phrases quite frequently...

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  24. NFL Free Agents Who Will Have to Wait Until After the 2017 Draft to Sign

    With the 2017 NFL draft just a fortnight out, we're at that point at which a lot of the big-name free agents still lingering on the open market are likely to have to wait until the picks are made before finding a home for next season...

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  25. 2017 NFL Free Agents: Predicting Teams & Contracts for Top Unsigned Players

    It's hard to believe when you consider how much activity there was during the first few weeks of free agency, but the reality is more than 250 NFL players remain on the free-agent market...

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