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Terrell Owens runs a 4.43 40

He’s about to enter the Hall of Fame, but he wants back in the NFL. And he still has the speed of an NFL player. Via NFL.com, receiver Terrell Owens ran a 4.43-second 40-yard dash. Yes, it came on a track and not on a field. Sure, it was hand timed. St…

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Civil rights groups ask NFL to dump new anthem rule

Less than a month ago, the NFL revised its rules to require players to stand for the national anthem, allowing any players who choose not to stand to remain in the locker room. On Monday, multiple national civil rights groups asked the NFL to dump the …

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Which teams have a chance to win the next two Super Bowls?

Inspired by Brooks Keopka winning the last two U.S. Opens, Monday’s PFT Live draft posed this question: Which NFL teams have the best chance to win the next two Super Bowls? Yes, no team has won two Super Bowls in a row since 2003-04. And the Eagles di…

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NFL-only field going in at London soccer stadium

In the most tangible piece of evidence yet that the NFL wants to keep playing games in London, the league has paid for an NFL-only field to be on the grounds of the new soccer stadium for Tottenham Hotspur. New pictures of the stadium, which is still b…

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Dion Lewis, Derrick Henry striving to become “best duo in the league”

The Titans released former rushing champion DeMarco Murray during the offseason, and yet, Tennessee hopes it is even better at the position this season. The Titans signed Dion Lewis to replace Murray. Lewis gained 1,110 yards from scrimmage last season…

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Jameis Winston incident still under investigation by NFL

Last November, an Uber driver alleged that Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston had engaged in inappropriate conduct during March of the prior year. Nearly seven months later, the NFL’s investigation of the situation has not yet been resolved. “This r…

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Saturday one-liners

Dolphins players are amazed by new DE Robert Quinn‘s “bend.” Bills WR Austin Proehl, a former Panthers ball boy, didn’t think anyone could match Cam Newton‘s arm strength, until Proehl saw Bills QB Josh Allen. Jets K Cairo Santos has weighed in on the …

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David Irving suspended first four games for substance abuse

The NFL has suspended Cowboys defensive tackle David Irving the first four games of the season for violation of the league’s substance abuse policy, Nick Eatman of the team website reports. Irving sat out the first four games last season for violation …

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Eagles Super Bowl rings contain ode in diamonds to ‘Philly Special’

The Philadelphia Eagles received their rings on Thursday night to commemorate their 41-33 victory over the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII in February. Like the Patriots did a year ago in putting 283 diamonds into their title rings as an ode to …

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Eagles Super Bowl rings contain ode in diamonds to ‘Philly Special’

The Philadelphia Eagles received their rings on Thursday night to commemorate their 41-33 victory over the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII in February. Like the Patriots did a year ago in putting 283 diamonds into their title rings as an ode to …

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Former Cowboys cheerleader sues over unpaid wages

Many former NFL cheerleaders have filed lawsuits in recent years regarding the alleged failure of teams to pay fair and proper wages. And NFL teams nevertheless allegedly continue to fail to pay fair and proper wages to cheerleaders. Via the Associated…

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NFL, Nashville city officials, Titans still working on draft venue

Nashville will host the 2019 NFL Draft, but where? City officials, the Titans and the NFL still are discussing the site. City officials want to use the stage at Ascend Amphitheater, an outdoor venue. “Our pitch, my preference is Ascend Amphitheater,” B…

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Courtney Upshaw signs with Jets

The Jets signed free agent defensive lineman Courtney Upshaw on Thursday. They waived defensive lineman Chris Jones in a corresponding move. Upshaw participated in the Jets’ mandatory minicamp as a tryout player. He previously visited the Eagles. Upsha…

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NFLPA hires multiple law firms to explore new anthem policy

Three weeks ago, the NFL changed its anthem policy without input from or discussion with the NFL Players Association. And the NFLPA is preparing for a potential legal fight over the change. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, the NFLPA has re…

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Christian Hackenberg visiting the Patriots

Christian Hackenberg was a draft bust with the Jets, but could he have a future with the Patriots? Hackenberg, who cleared waivers yesterday after the Raiders cut him, was at the Patriots’ facility today, according to Field Yates of ESPN. A quarterback…

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Belichick gives players a history lesson, with props

Before Patriots coach Bill Belichick canceled the final two days of Organized Team Activities, he used what ended up being the final day not to push the needle forward, but to look backward. Yes, the coach notorious for always putting last year behind …

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