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Joe Flacco can calm the Lamar Jackson hype by winning

Baltimore fans were excited when the Ravens drafted Lamar Jackson, but starting QB Joe Flacco can quiet the hype surrounding the youngster by winning.

Joe Flacco is somewhat on the hot seat in Baltimore...

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The story behind Jermaine Gresham’s random acts of kindness

TEMPE, Ariz. — Delilah Cassidy’s tweet thread was building to a climactic ending.

At 1:37 p.m. on May 30, Cassidy, a law student at Arizona State University, began tweeting about her experience at an airport gate en route to Phoenix from a European trip. By now, the story is internet lo...

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NFL, NFLPA take a knee on anthem policy, grievance to continue talks

Hours after release of a Miami Dolphins team policy on player protests during the National Anthem, the NFL and NFLPA agreed to take a knee as they continue talks.

After another media firestorm erupted Thursday following the release of a Miami Dolphins team policy on protests by players during the N...

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Browns get back to work in ‘Office’ parody video

The Cleveland Browns have lost 17 straight games, but you can’t accuse them of not having any fun.

The team on Thursday tweeted out a parody of “The Office,” starring several players, including defensive end Myles Garrett, who is shown shredding a photo of Ben Roethlis...

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Earl Thomas appears to ask for trade on Instagram

It’s no secret that the relationship between Earl Thomas and the Seattle Seahawks is strained. Perhaps we’re reaching a boiling point in the saga.

This has been a rough few months for the Seattle Seahawks...

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What no deal means for Le’Veon Bell and the Steelers

That an all-time great franchise and an all-time great yards producer can’t figure out a way to stay married long term is a wild concept.

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DeMarco Murray to retire, but how long will it really last?

DeMarco Murray has decided to retire, but it’s worth wondering how long it will last.

Just this week DeMarco Murray said he has spoken to four or five teams, while conveying his hopes to sign with an NFL team before training camps start in earnest around the league...

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Nobody is winning the Jameis Winston debate…

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Aug 26, 2017; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston (3) against the Cleveland Browns during the second quarter at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

We do this every year, don’t we? There is always some form of adversity in Tampa...

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C-Mac, Lil Cap, Clutchery: How Cam Newton creates nicknames

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — It’s one thing to have a great nickname. It’s another to give great nicknames.

So when ESPN.com asked NFL Nation reporters to come up with the best nickname on the team they cover, it was a slam dunk that the honor for the Carolina Panthers went to quarterback Cam Newto...

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Desmond Clark: “NFL makes it hard for former players to get help”

Former Chicago Bears tight end Desmond Clark discusses how the NFL deliberately makes getting help difficult for its former players.

Desmond Clark played 12 years in the NFL, more than half of them with the Chicago Bears...

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