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Friday morning one-liners

A few things to know about recently promoted Bills WR Cam Phillips. Little has gone according to plan for the Dolphins at tight end. LB Marquis Flowers thinks he could return to the Patriots. WR Jermaine Kearse wears a few hats with the Jets. The Raven…

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Jalen Ramsey not talking much this week

Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey has been a consistent source of material during his meetings with the media over the last few years, but he’s not saying much ahead of this weekend’s game against the Texans. Ramsey was quiet after last Sunday’s loss to …

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Dolphins not looking at surgery as option for Ryan Tannehill

Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill will not play this week against the Lions and it remains unclear when he might be able to return to the lineup. One thing that head coach Adam Gase offered more clarity about on Thursday was how the quarterback is ha…

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Patrick Mahomes weighs in on whether Tyreek Hill is the best receiver in the NFL

One of the biggest questions emerging in the aftermath of Sunday night’s 43-40 shootout between the Patriots and Chiefs is whether Tyreek Hill already is the best receiver in the game. On Wednesday, his quarterback addressed the debate sparked by a com…

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If Saints beat Ravens on Sunday, Drew Brees will have wins over all 32 teams

Saints quarterback Drew Brees has the opportunity to do something extraordinary on Sunday: Earn a victory over his 32nd NFL team. If the Saints beat the Ravens on Sunday, Brees will have been the starting quarterback when his team earned a victory over…

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J.J. Watt has returned to being J.J. Watt

Texans defensive end J.J. Watt missed 24 games over the past two seasons, making only 1.5 sacks in 2016-17 combined. It prompted many to wonder whether the three-time defensive player of the year was done. Instead, Watt is making a case not only for co…

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Sam Darnold pops up on injury report as full participant in practice

Rookie seasons are full of firsts and Jets quarterback Sam Darnold got another one out of the way on Wednesday. Darnold made his first appearance on the team’s injury report. It looks like the first time we’ll have to wonder about whether Darnold will …

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Roger Goodell: I don’t think there’s a better time to be an NFL fan

There were a variety of topics up for discussion when NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell met with the media at the completion of Wednesday’s owners meeting, but the message Goodell wanted to lead the day was pretty clear. Goodell said that the NFL is exper…

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Brock Osweiler will start again for Dolphins

Brocktober will rage on in Miami this Sunday. The Dolphins have earned some scrutiny from the way they handled injury reporting on quarterback Ryan Tannehill last week, but there will be no need for any inquiry about Week Seven. Head coach Adam Gase sa…

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Brock Osweiler will start again for Dolphins

Brocktober will rage on in Miami this Sunday. The Dolphins have earned some scrutiny from the way they handled injury reporting on quarterback Ryan Tannehill last week, but there will be no need for any inquiry about Week Seven. Head coach Adam Gase sa…

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NFL had concussion “intervention” with specific teams

In their continuing effort to make the game safer (i.e. reduce liability), the NFL has targeted specific teams to talk about cutting into the number of concussions. According to Dan Graziano of ESPN.com, the league’s chief medical officer said they ide…

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Ito Smith ready to pick up slack with Devonta Freeman out

The Falcons have had only one individual 100-yard rushing game, rank 29th in rushing and placed two-time Pro Bowler Devonta Freeman on injured reserve Wednesday. Not to worry, rookie Ito Smith says, because the Falcons’ running game is in good hands. “…

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Lions bust Eric Ebron changing perceptions in Indianapolis

In Detroit, Eric Ebron was a draft bust. Chosen with the 10th overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft, Ebron never became the kind of tight end the Lions thought he would be, and this year they let him go rather than paying him his fifth-year option salary….

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Belichick sees “carryover” from Chiefs to Bears offenses

Following a Thursday night game against the Colts, Patriots coach Bill Belichick had extra time to get ready for the Chiefs. Which became extra time to get ready for the Bears, who are coached by former Chiefs offensive coordinator Matt Nagy. “It’s dif…

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Giants put Cody Latimer, Ray-Ray Armstrong on IR

The Giants hope to win their second game of the year next Monday night and they’ll have three new faces on the roster as they try to beat the Falcons. The team announced a series of roster moves on Tuesday. They moved two players — wide receiver Cody L…

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NFL continues to generate record points, touchdowns

Six weeks are in the books, and the 2018 NFL season continues to be unlike any other. In a good way. The 4,489 points scored through Week Six are the most in NFL history. The 504 touchdowns scored through Week Six are the most in NFL history. And the 3…

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