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Jun 16

Lions excited about possibilities with Kerryon Johnson

The Lions drafted Kerryon Johnson in the second round believing he is a three-down back. That doesn’t mean they want to use the former Auburn star that way. The Lions signed LeGarrette Blount in free agency, and they return Theo Riddick and Ameer Abdullah, the team’s leading rushers from last season. But Detroit, which ranked …

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Jun 15

White: Tremaine Edmunds has commanded the huddle

The Bills are taking their time with Josh Allen, easing the rookie quarterback into the rotation behind AJ McCarron and Nathan Peterman. The same Maliek Collins Womens Jersey can’t be said for Buffalo’s other first-round draft pick. When general manager Brandon Beane traded up for Tremaine Edmunds at No. 16 overall, the Virginia Tech linebacker …

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Jun 12

The Braves’ appreciation of a lengthy stretch in Atlanta is nothing compared with the New York Mets’ thankfulness about hitting the road, though.

The Mets, who begin a two-game series at SunTrust Park on Tuesday night, had lost 10 straight at home before snapping their eight-game overall losing streak with a 2-0 victory over the New York Yankees on Sunday night. The Mets (28-34) have been in a free fall since starting the season 11-1 and hope to …

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Jun 09

How Rutgers football players helped ‘unify’ students in a Special Olympics program

May 25

Tom Brady: I’m still playing because I haven’t hit 1,000 career rushing yards

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Brady, who turns 41 in August, will play in his 19th season with New England, but he still has at least one goal left. “Ok so the main reason I’m still playing is I haven’t hit 1,000 career rushing yards yet… 32 to go!” Brady wrote on Instagram. He also posted a video showing him …

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May 22

John Dorsey: Chubb and Ward graded equally on Browns board

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The reason so many people were stunned when the Browns took cornerback Denzel Ward instead of defensive end Bradley Chubb with the fourth overall pick is that the consensus view was the Chubb was the better player. “He’s got the long vertical speed, he’s got sudden-area explosive quickness that you like in those types of …

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May 20

A closer look at the projected AFC win totals

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The oddsmakers have set the over-under numbers for the wins for all teams. We spent some time during Tuesday’s PFT Live looking at the nooks and crannies of the projected AFC win totals. The ensuing discussion didn’t suck, which some may say would be a low bar in relation to our normal content. Regardless, it’s …

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May 17

Report: Patriots G Joe Thuney to undergo foot surgery

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Tom Brady ‘s offensive line is dealing with another issue this offseason. Left guard Joe Thuney is preparing for upcoming foot surgery, ESPN’s Mike Reiss reported Thursday. Thuney’s surgery isn’t expected to threaten his availability when the season opens in September, but getting cut open is rarely a positive. Mack didn’t play well enough last …

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May 15

Coaches, GMs believe Browns will take Baker Mayfield with No. 1 pick

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The Browns continue to keep the decision about their No. 1 pick a secret, but there is a mounting belief from head coaches and general managers around the NFL that Cleveland will take quarterback Baker Mayfield, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Thursday. The Browns hold the No. 1 and No. 4 overall picks in the draft, …

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May 13

Irish offensive linemen Quenton Nelson, Mike McGlinchey drafted in top 10

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Two Notre Dame offensive linemen were taken in the top 10 picks of the NFL draft Thursday. Offensive guard Quenton Nelson went to the Indianapolis Colts at No. 6, and offensive tackle Mike McGlinchey went to the San Francisco 49ers at No. 9. This is the first time since 1993, when Rick Mirer went at …

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