1. What Does Victor Cruz's Extension Mean for Hakeem Nicks?

    Now that the Victor Cruz contract debacle has been put to rest, the No. 1 priority of the New York Giants ' front office becomes extending fellow starting wide receiver Hakeem Nicks , who is entering the final year of his rookie contract...

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  2. Victor Cruz Extension is a Steal for the New York Giants

    Wide receiver Victor Cruz has agreed to a five-year, $43 million extension with the New York Giants , according to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports, who also reports that $15.6 million of that is guaranteed...

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  3. Breaking Down the NFL's Most Unique Players

    I suppose being so good at something that you're paid seven figures to do it makes you automatically unique. But even within the league of extraordinary athletes that we call the NFL , there are some players who are simply more unique than others...

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  4. 7 Philadelphia Eagles Players Entering a Make-or-Break Year

    It's the beginning of a new era for Philadelphia Eagles football, with a new coaching staff, new schemes and a new-look roster taking a hold of the only NFC East team that's never won a Super Bowl...

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  5. 4 Washington Redskins Players Entering a Make-or-Break Year

    The Washington Redskins haven't won back-to-back NFC East titles since 1984. In order to end that 29-year title defense drought, they'll need some wild-card players to emerge in make-or-break seasons...

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  6. Which Metric Matters Most When Evaluating NFL Quarterbacks?

    Statistics can look and feel so honest but can actually be incredibly deceiving. They can be used to build top-notch arguments in favor of or against the same person or idea, so long as they're manipulated in the right way...

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  7. Who Is Being Set Up to Fail During the 2013 NFL Season?

    Optimism typically dominates the football world during the month of June, but the reality is that there will be approximately as many disappointments as there are surprises this year...

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  8. 4 Washington Redskins Who Could Be Primed to Break out in 2013

    Excluding rookies and those who have already made a Pro Bowl or put together anything close to what some might consider to be an "elite" season, here's a look at the four members ...

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  9. 5 Philadelphia Eagles Who Could Be Primed to Break out in 2013

    Excluding rookies and those who have already made a Pro Bowl or put together anything close to what some might consider to be an "elite" season, here's a look at the five members ...

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  10. What Will It Take for Tony Romo to Reverse Negative Media Labeling in 2013?

    For whatever reason, very few us like Tony Romo . Public surveys have revealed that to be the case, but we can see it with our own eyes ...

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  11. Four New York Giants Who Could Be Primed to Break out in 2013

    Excluding rookies and those who have already made a Pro Bowl or put together anything close to what some might consider to be an "elite" season, here's a look at the four members ...

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  12. Five Dallas Cowboys Who Could Be Primed to Break Out in 2013

    Excluding rookies and those who have already made a Pro Bowl or put together anything close to what some might consider to be an "elite" season, here's a look at the five members ...

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  13. Contract Year for Eagles WR Jeremy Maclin Could Benefit Both Player and Team

    The majority of the Philadelphia Eagles ' perceived "key players" are signed to long-term contracts that don't expire any time soon. The rare exception entering the first season of this new era in Philadelphia football, however, is former No...

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  14. Kyle Shanahan Should Be the Heir Apparent in Washington

    When Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan turns 61 in August, he'll join Tom Coughlin, Pete Carroll and Bill Belichick as the fourth active head coach to hit that age...

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  15. Can the Philadelphia Eagles Succeed as a Run-First Team?

    If you've been following along since new Eagles head coach Chip Kelly was introduced to the Philadelphia football world, you're well aware that he has a very unique offensive background...

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  16. What Would it Take for the New York Giants to Trade Victor Cruz?

    Now that Victor Cruz has signed his one-year restricted free-agent (RFA) tender with the New York Giants , we can predict with near certainty that the Pro Bowl wide receiver will show up for work by early August at the latest...

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  17. The Most Overpaid NFL Player at Every Position

    You could probably put together a valid argument stating that every single professional baseball, basketball, hockey and football player in the United States is overpaid. After all, the minimum salary for any four-year NFL veteran is $685,000 ...

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  18. Hakeem Nicks' Future with the Giants Tied to What Rueben Randle Does in 2013

    Victor Cruz has received most of the attention in the world of New York Giants football this offseason, and that's understandable...

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  19. NFL Quarterbacks Under the Most Pressure to Perform in 2013

    There are many ways in which pressure can be applied on regular people. And believe it or not, NFL quarterbacks are regular people too...

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  20. History Indicates the Odds Are Stacked Against New Eagles Coach Chip Kelly

    In just a few weeks, the Philadelphia Eagles will start their first training camp with their brand-spankin'-new head coach...

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  21. Philadelphia Eagles Fans Should Be Pulling for Anyone but Vick in QB Competition

    Certainly, most Philadelphia Eagles fans are approaching the looming training camp quarterback competition with a "may the best man win" philosophy...

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  22. Offseason Time-Traveling: Advice for the 2010 Washington Redskins

    Earlier this offseason, there was a great thread on Reddit asking fans what piece of advice they'd give their favorite team's front office five years ago...

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  23. Adam Schefter Jabs, Matt Barkley Counter-Punches in Catty Twitter Exchange

    We're all terribly aware that Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Matt Barkley cost himself quite a lot of money by opting to stay at USC an extra year...

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  24. Offseason Time-Traveling: Advice for the 2008 Philadelphia Eagles

    Earlier this offseason, there was a great thread on Reddit asking fans what piece of advice they'd give their favorite team's front office five years in the past...

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  25. What Redskins' Offseason Additions Mean for RG3's Return, Upcoming Season

    A quiet offseason in Washington became a little more interesting for the Redskins this week, with the team adding two experienced and speedy weapons to the offensive arsenal in ...

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