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Report: Anti-bullying campaign picks worst possible NFL player to be national ambassador

Richie Incognito is well-known for a 2013 bullying scandal involving his teammate Jonathan Martin, as well as many other incidents.

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Lamar Jackson can bring some life to Ravens

Baltimore’s offense has been dreadful to watch, and fans stayed away in droves last season. Enter the rookie quarterback, who could give the Ravens a jolt.

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NFL having awful summer that just won’t quit at worst possible time for league

Between an onslaught of crime stories and feuding with Donald Trump, the NFL is constantly churning out bad headlines at a time it can least afford to.

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2018 NFL Preview: Marcus Mariota’s 2017 dip is a big concern for the Titans

The Titans hired new coach Mike Vrabel, and the top priority for him and his staff is turning Marcus Mariota back around.

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2018 NFL Preview: Can Lions’ Matt Patricia reverse a trend from Bill Belichick assistants?

Even though the history of Bill Belichick assistants as NFL head coaches is poor, the Lions are hoping Matt Patricia reverses the trend.

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In honor of his 30th birthday, reasons to celebrate Steelers’ Antonio Brown

The four-time All-Pro is celebrating a milestone birthday.

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NFLPA challenging league’s anthem policy

The NFLPA has filed a grievance over the league’s new national anthem policy, which says players can either stand or stay in the locker room.

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2018 NFL Preview: 49ers are grateful the Patriots gifted them Jimmy Garoppolo

One trade to get quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo entirely changed the perception of the 49ers.

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2018 NFL Preview: Broncos look to Case Keenum to fix their biggest flaw

The Broncos have struggled to find a quarterback in their post-Peyton Manning world, and now the hope rides on Case Keenum.

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Just like old times: Gruden sequel is fascinating

Jon Gruden is back coaching the Raiders, and he spent the offseason being mocked for collecting old veteran free agents.

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Do the Seahawks know what they are doing?

Seattle missed the playoffs last season, then followed up with a terrible offseason that includes plans for a run-first offense despite having a stellar QB in Russell Wilson.

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Comeback kid: Healthy Watson key for Houston

We saw QB Deshaun Watson have a historic stretch last season as a rookie. Now we get to see what he can do in Year 2 — after knee surgery.

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Colin Kaepernick is definitely staying in shape in case the NFL comes calling

"Not bad for a vegan."

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Packers’ crowded backfield situation gets a little clearer with Aaron Jones’ suspension

Packers running back Aaron Jones was suspended two games, which helps clear up a crowded backfield situation.

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49ers linebacker Reuben Foster suspended two games by NFL

The NFL announced that 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster has been suspended two games.

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Russell Okung argues for NFL guaranteed contracts, but will players strike to get them?

Chargers offensive tackle Russell Okung made a great argument for why NFL players need to fight for guaranteed deals.

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