1. Former NFL WR James Hardy III Found Dead at Age 31

    Former NFL wide receiver James Hardy III has died at the age of 31. Per Kayla Crandall of Fort Wayne's NBC, the Allen County Coroner's Office identified Hardy after his body was discovered in a river on Wednesday...

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  2. DeMarco Murray Underwent Hand Surgery, Expected to Be Ready for Training Camp

    Tennessee Titans running back DeMarco Murray underwent surgery to repair an injury to his right ring finger that isn't expected to impact his ability to play during the season...

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  3. Nick Fairley Told He Should Retire from NFL Due to Heart Issue

    New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton said Thursday that defensive lineman Nick Fairley has received one recommendation to retire from the NFL because of a heart issue...

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  4. Julian Edelman, Patriots Reportedly on Verge of Contract Extension

    The New England Patriots are reportedly on the verge of locking up wide receiver Julian Edelman long term with a new contract. NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported Edelman's extension " should be completed in the next day or so...

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  5. Free-Agent RB Darrin Reaves Arrested on Felony Unlawful Restraint Charges

    Free-agent running back Darrin Reaves was arrested Sunday on charges of unlawful restraint. According to WRMJ , Reaves was taken into custody in Aledo, Illinois, and faces two ...

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  6. Brandon Marshall Speaks on Eric Decker, David Harris Cuts, Odell Beckham Jr.

    New York Giants wide receiver Brandon Marshall joked he isn't sure the New York Jets will have enough players for the 2017 season after their offseason roster purge...

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  7. Simms & Lefkoe Podcast: Why Odell Needs to Skip Minicamp, Demand New Contract

    It's Episode 117 of The Simms & Lefkoe Podcast ! On this week's episode, the guys discuss why Odell Beckham needs to skip minicamp and demand a new contract (6:08); ...

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  8. Adrian Peterson Says He's Thinking of Playing 5 More Seasons, Talks Doubters

    New Orleans Saints running back Adrian Peterson believes he can remain an effective weapon for at least five more NFL seasons, and he admitted people who doubt him provide added motivation to reach that goal...

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  9. The Biggest Revelation from Every NFL Team's OTAs

    This time of year in the NFL is something of the calm before the proverbial storm. We're past the flurry of free-agency activity and the NFL draft, but not yet into training camp and the preseason...

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  10. Top Factors That Could Sink New England Patriots This Season

    Every NFL team has a weakness somewhere. Though, at this time in the offseason when optimism reigns supreme, these weaknesses can be difficult to identify...

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  11. Top Factors That Could Sink Pittsburgh Steelers This Season

    Though the Pittsburgh Steelers had an 11-5 record in 2016, were tops in the AFC North and made it all the way to the AFC Championship game, there are no guarantees the team will repeat that success in 2017...

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  12. Top Factors That Could Sink Philadelphia Eagles This Season

    In a parity-filled league such as the NFL , the difference between a 10-6 season and 6-10 can come down to just a few deficiencies. That's something the Philadelphia Eagles are wary of entering 2017...

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  13. NFL Players Who Should Hold Out for Long-Term Extensions This Summer

    The National Football League has made it clear over the years that it is a business. The problem is that the NFL is a messed-up business, especially when compared to other sports leagues...

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  14. Matt Miller's Scouting Notebook: Can Anyone Unseat the Patriots in 2017-18?

    The New England Patriots are in the driver's seat in the NFL , and as usual, everyone else is chasing them. This week I asked a number of NFL executives and scouts if there is any roster in the AFC built to compete with the Patriots...

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  15. Tanking, Guessing, Flailing, Bumbling: Rebuilding, Jets Style

    Before we get to the latest chorus of Jets lamentations, let's talk about "tanking" for a moment. In the wake of New York releasing linebacker David Harris and the pending ...

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  16. Top Factors That Could Sink New York Giants This Season

    The New York Giants , who last year surprised a lot of people with their 11-5 record under first-year head coach Ben McAdoo , have big plans and grand visions for 2017 that they hope will make everything accomplished last year pale by comparison...

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  17. Mike Williams 'Getting Behind' at Chargers OTAs Due to Back Injury

    The Los Angeles Chargers are hoping for early contributions from first-round pick Mike Williams next season, but a back injury isn't helping...

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  18. Jaylon Smith Takes Part in 1st Public Drills Since Surgery on Knee Injury

    Dallas Cowboys linebacker Jaylon Smith took a significant step toward his first NFL action during organized team activities Wednesday. According to Todd Archer of ESPN...

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  19. Calvin Johnson Reportedly Paid Lions $1 Million of Signing Bonus After Retiring

    Former Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson repaid the team at least $1 million of the signing bonus in his contract when he retired last year, far more than had been previously reported...

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  20. Top Landing Spots for Eric Decker If Cut or Traded by New York Jets

    Looking for the best NFL coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for armchair quarterbacks everywhere. B/R's NFL coverage delivers must-see gridiron analysis on a daily basis...

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  21. Cardinals WR John Brown Suffers Hamstring Injury

    Arizona Cardinals wide receiver John Brown is dealing with a hamstring injury. Per NFL Network's Omar Ruiz , Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians announced Brown "tweaked" his ...

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  22. Dennis Pitta Released by Ravens After Suffering Hip Injury During OTAs

    The Baltimore Ravens have released tight end Dennis Pitta with an injury waiver after he suffered another hip injury during organized team activities last week. Ryan Mink of the Ravens' official website broke the news of Pitta's release...

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  23. NFL Offseason Live: OBJ Wants Raise; Top Landing Spots for Maclin, Decker & More

    Looking for the best NFL coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for armchair quarterbacks everywhere. B/R's NFL coverage delivers must-see gridiron analysis on a daily basis...

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  24. Eric Decker Trade Rumors: Ravens Among Potential Suitors for Jets WR

    As the New York Jets explore their options with wide receiver Eric Decker , the Baltimore Ravens have emerged as a potential suitor...

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  25. Eric Decker, David Harris Departures Reportedly Due to Jets Cost-Cutting

    The New York Jets ' decision to release linebacker David Harris and wide receiver Eric Decker primarily came down to money, it was reported Wednesday...

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