1. NFL Free Agency 2017: NFL Teams with the Most on the Line in Week 2

    There are few discounts during the first days of NFL free agency, but everything will change as we make the transition this week into what is essentially the second wave of the frenzy...

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  2. 2017 NFL Free Agents: Grades for Day 4 Signings

    On the fourth day of NFL free agency, another big name came off a shrinking list of top-tier players on the open market. Aside from that, cricket chirps were heard on almost every other front...

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  3. 2017 NFL Free Agents: Best Players Available at Every Position Post Day 2

    The NFL was dealing with an epic hangover Friday. It hardly remembers what it did on Thursday, but the shenanigans that unfolded on the first official day of free agency caused the league to sleep through its alarm clock...

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  4. 2017 NFL Free Agents: Grades for Day 1 Signings and Trades

    Boy, that escalated quickly. I mean, that really got out of hand fast . NFL free agency (officially) got underway on Thursday afternoon, and the majority of the most sought-after players were wrapped up almost immediately...

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  5. NFL Draft 2017: Stock Up, Stock Down Post-Combine

    The 2017 NFL Scouting Combine was chock-full of memorable performances, many of which made several young men a heck of a lot of money...

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  6. NFL Combine 2017: What to Watch for on Saturday

    With quarterbacks, receivers and tight ends working out, front-seven defenders meeting the media and defensive backs getting their measurements taken, Saturday might be the most interesting day at the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine...

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  7. NFL Combine 2017: Biggest Storylines to Watch for in Indianapolis

    Nine of the 11 groups participating in the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine are in Indianapolis and have started the testing, measurement and interview process...

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  8. Washington Redskins Cannot Afford to Let Kirk Cousins Get Away in 2017 Offseason

    With the franchise-tag deadline looming Wednesday, a handful of impending unrestricted free agents were slapped with the tag at the start of the week. Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins was not one of those players...

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  9. With a Smart Offseason, Tennessee Titans Can Become a Super Bowl Contender

    Every year in February, I like to take a step back and size up the NFL field, pre-offseason, by looking at a few factors. 1. Who has a lot of work to do? 2. Who doesn't have a lot of work to do? 3...

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  10. Don't Overpay Adrian Peterson

    Logic indicates Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is going to get worse. Any team under the impression that the soon-to-be 32-year-old can make it a contender should ...

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  11. Projecting 10 Players Who Will Shock Scouts at the 2017 NFL Combine

    It feels like James White just scored to win the New England Patriots Super Bowl LI, but the 2017 NFL offseason is already about to take off...

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  12. 2017 NFL Free Agency: Best Potential Bargain at Every Offensive Position

    Welcome, NFL teams. Take a seat around the table. I'm your adviser, Brad Gagnon of Bleacher Report Financial...

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  13. 2017 NFL Offseason Could Be a Uniquely Epic Year for the QB Carousel

    In a league with 32 teams and fewer than 32 franchise quarterbacks, starting-caliber signal-callers don't often become available. Most offseasons, trade rumors surround a couple of established quarterbacks, and maybe a couple more hit the open market...

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  14. Matt Ryan May Never Escape His Choker Legacy

    This year was special for Matt Ryan . The veteran Atlanta Falcons quarterback cut down on the mistakes that plagued him earlier in his career, and he came into his own on deep and under-pressure passes...

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  15. Super Bowl LI Was the Best Ever

    It's not how Super Bowls start. It's how they finish. Super Bowl LI kicked off at 6:38 p.m. ET, and for three hours—Lady Gaga notwithstanding —it was a dud...

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  16. In Special Year for Quarterbacks, Matt Ryan Was Still No-Brainer MVP

    The 2016 NFL season was special, primarily because three quarterbacks— Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons , Tom Brady of the New England Patriots and Aaron Rodgers of ...

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  17. Meet a Dozen Castoffs Who Could Play Key Roles for the Patriots in Super Bowl LI

    The New England Patriots team that will compete for the Vince Lombardi Trophy on Sunday in Super Bowl LI will be familiarly unfamiliar. I know. On the surface that doesn't make sense ...

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  18. How the Atlanta Falcons Can Slay Goliath in Super Bowl LI

    Super Bowl LI. Few expected the Atlanta Falcons to be here, and Las Vegas doesn't expect the Falcons to win. Not with the mighty New England Patriots on the docket...

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  19. New York Giants' 2017 Free Agency Big Board

    Last March, with their 32nd-rated defense in need of a major restoration, the New York Giants broke from character and doled out $105.3 million in guarantees to three free-agent defenders...

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  20. Tom Brady vs. Matt Ryan: A Once-in-a-Generation Super Bowl QB Matchup

    When Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons and Tom Brady of the New England Patriots meet in Houston on Feb...

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  21. Atlanta Falcons Are a Super Bowl-Bound Juggernaut That No One Saw Coming

    Prior to the 2016 NFL regular season, nine Bleacher Report experts predicted who would meet in Super Bowl LI. Zero picked the Atlanta Falcons . That same week, 42 ESPN commentators made their preseason Super Bowl predictions ...

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  22. NFL Free Agents 2017: Early Predictions for This Year's Top Available Players

    The 2017 offseason has arrived for 28 of the NFL 's 32 teams, which means front offices can begin to focus on free agency and the draft. The former kicks off in seven short weeks, and teams can apply franchise tags in less than a month...

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  23. Patriots Picked Perfect Time to Play Imperfect Football in Win over Texans

    On Saturday night, the New England Patriots were the biggest playoff favorites this century. According to OddsShark , they were supposed to beat the lowly Houston Texans by 17 points...

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  24. A History of Rookie Quarterbacks in the NFL Playoffs

    Sunday against the Green Bay Packers, Dak Prescott of the Dallas Cowboys will become the 21st rookie quarterback to start an NFL playoff game...

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  25. Tyreek Hill: The Game-Changer Who Could Hijack the 2017 NFL Playoffs

    When the Kansas City Chiefs host the Pittsburgh Steelers in Sunday's AFC Divisional Round game, all eyes will of course be on quarterbacks Alex Smith and Ben Roethlisberger , ...

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