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Nov 24

Joe Thomas didn’t appreciate Troy Aikman’s comments about Dwight Freeney

Troy Aikman was surprised Dwight Freeney wasn’t playing for the Detroit Lions on Sunday, and Browns offensive tackle Joe Thomas didn’t like it.

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Nov 24

Panthers get a huge boost, activate tight end Greg Olsen off IR

The 7-3 Carolina Panthers have been without tight end Greg Olsen since Week 2 due to a foot injury, but Olsen will be activated off injured reserve and play Sunday.

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Nov 24

Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey hurts hand, says he won’t play on Sunday

Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey suffered a hand injury in practice on Friday, and told reporters he won’t be able to play on Sunday.

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Nov 24

NFL against the spread picks: Saints have a tough challenge against the Rams

Here are the against-the-spread picks for Week 12 of the NFL season, leading with a great NFC first-place showdown between the Saints and Rams.

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Nov 24

Cowboys are cooked without Ezekiel Elliott

Dallas lost to San Diego on Thanksgiving and fell to 0-3 with a grand total of 22 points during Elliott’s suspension, which still has three games remaining.

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Nov 23

Colin Kaepernick: A travesty of justice

As Americans come together on our national holiday to give thanks and sharing gratitude towards one another, Thanksgiving has always been a holiday for love, reflection and community, as well as football.

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Nov 22

No Jimmy Garoppolo yet as C.J. Beathard will start again for 49ers

Jimmy Garoppolo was acquired in a trade by the San Francisco 49ers on Oct. 30, but C.J. Beathard will continue to start at quarterback.

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Nov 22

Wisconsin bar offers free beer until Packers score, really regrets it during shutout

A bar in Wisconsin offers free beer during Packers games until they score. Then the Packers didn’t score last Sunday.

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Nov 22

Happy Birthday! 5 ways JuJu Smith-Schuster can celebrate his 21st

JuJu Smith-Schuster, the NFL’s youngest player, turned 21 today, which means that in addition to having a successful rookie campaign and Pittsburgh’s 8-2 record, the Steelers’ breakout star has another reason to celebrate.

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Nov 22

NFL Thanksgiving football: Two good matchups and one dud

Two of the NFL’s three Thanksgiving matchups have big playoff implications, and then there’s Giants-Redskins.

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Nov 22

Jerry Jones backs off litigation threat over Roger Goodell

The Dallas Cowboys owner won’t sue the league or its owners, he told USA Today on Tuesday, after making litigation threats over the contract extension of commissioner Roger Goodell.

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Nov 21

Raiders sack Ken Norton as defensive coordinator

The Oakland Raiders have fired defensive coordinator Ken Norton Jr., two days after the team’s 33-8 loss to New England

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Nov 21

NFL Power Rankings: One team stands out in a mess of an AFC wild-card race

The NFL Power Rankings after Week 11 look at what is shaping up to be a crazy wild-card race in the AFC.

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Nov 21

Seahawks, appropriately, lose by a field goal

Seattle tried a bizarre fake field goal at the end of the first half, then lost to the Falcons when Blair Walsh’s final kick fell short.

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Nov 20

Russell Wilson endured liquid diet following gruesome jaw injury

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson was forced to endure a liquid diet for two or three days following a gruesome hit in a Week 10 win over the Arizona Cardinals. The three-time Pro Bowler said that his jaw was knocked out of alignment and had…

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Nov 20

Wife of Raiders coach fires back at President Trump after Marshawn Lynch tweet

Linda Del Rio now regrets her decision to vote for Donald Trump after the president called for the suspension of Marshawn Lynch.

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