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Nov 24

Trump: NFL Players ‘Are the Boss’

President Donald Trump continued his nearly daily commentary on the state of the NFL saying that players continue to disrespect the flag by kneeling, while also taking aim at Commissioner Roger Goodell.

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Nov 24

The Best DFS Values for Week 12

Week 12 offers eight teams that are favored by at least a touchdown, and five that are projected by Vegas to score at least 28 points. These high point totals combined with some spectacular matchups will likely cause ownership to be heavily concentrate…

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Nov 24

Lesson of the Week: NFL International Series Poised to Take Big Step Forward in London in 2018

The NFL wrapped up its 2017 International Series on Sunday in Mexico City, and the league’s eyes are already trained on 2018. There’s a pretty big step coming in a year’s time.That would be the opening of the first major stadium abroad, designed specif…

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Nov 24

Four Downs: Raiders’ Problems Aren’t Solved by Firing; Jags’ Analytical Approach is Working

1. Raiders firing Norton a sign of bigger issues? I wouldn’t dismiss Jack Del Rio ousting Raiders defensive coordinator Ken Norton as some sort of move to create a spark. My sense is there are bigger issues that Del Rio has to work through. And they co…

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Nov 23

Kansas City Chiefs Sign Darrell Revis

The Chiefs have signed Darrelle Revis, the team announced Wednesday. Ian Rapoport of NFL.com reports that it is a two-year deal that will give Revis the minimum this year and has no fully guaranteed money for next season.

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Nov 22

One-on-One with Celtics SF Jayson Tatum

The Crossover’s Rohan Nadkarni sits down for a one-on-one interview with Celtics SF Jayson Tatum.

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Nov 22

Scot McCloughan: ‘No Doubt About It’ Bills Risked Losing Locker Room

In Scot’s Spotlight, former NFL GM Scot McCloughan breaks down the decision making process and the impact on the locker room of the Bills’ benching of Tyrod Taylor, and gives his Week 12 power rankings.

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Nov 22

New Wave of RB Talent Doing the Unthinkable: Reviving the Run Game in the NFL

In Last Call, Albert Breer explains how the Eagles, Saints, and Jaguars have proven that running the ball on offense can still win games in today’s NFL. Plus, how a talented crop of young running backs has factored into the ground game revival.

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Nov 22

Sean McDermott Announced Tyrod Taylor Will Start vs. Chiefs

Bills head coach Sean McDermott announced that Tyrod Taylor will start this week against the Chiefs.

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Nov 22

Jay-Z to LeBron James: ‘I’m the King of Cleveland Now’

Jay-Z didn’t take too kindly to LeBron James’ Instagram post in which he declared himself the “King of New York” following a comeback victory against the New York Knicks.Jay-Z and James are good friends but the rapper decided to address the issue during a concert at Quicken Loans

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Nov 22

Why Michael Porter Jr.’s Injury Shouldn’t Torpedo His NBA Draft Stock

The 2018 NBA draft received its first major jolt this week as Missouri announced star freshman Michael Porter Jr., a likely top-five selection, would undergo back surgery and miss the rest of the season. As a no-brainer one-and-done candidate, it means…

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Nov 22

Keep LeBron James Away From the 76ers

Here is a very quick Thanksgiving thought: Everyone should be thankful for Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons and what’s happened to the 76ers over the past month. Everyone should be thankful for LeBron James and everything he’s done for the NBA over the past 13 years. And finally, everyone should

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Nov 22

Which Teams Are the Best Fits for Giancarlo Stanton?

Of all this offseason’s big storylines to follow, the saga of Giancarlo Stanton is perhaps the most open-ended one. Whether the Marlins will ship out the newly crowned NL MVP under new owner Derek Jeter is a fascinating question, but there are a lot of…

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Nov 22

Wednesday’s Hot Clicks: Sarah Stephens; Sports Turkeys of the Year for 2018

Sports Turkeys of the Year Happy day-before-Thanksgiving. Since many have asked, there will be a fresh Hot Clicks tomorrow morning. Meanwhile, take a second and check out our Biggest Sports Turkeys of 2017 . The list includes Nike’s NBA jerseys that keep breaking, the soccer player who thanked his

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Nov 22

Denver Broncos, 3-7, Turn to Paxton Lynch

Once again, the Broncos are playing musical chairs at quarterback. As Denver travels to face the Raiders, it’ll be second-year pro Paxton Lynch starting, with Brock Osweiler expected to be inactive after playing the past three weeks (Lynch, Osweiler, and Trevor Siemian have each now spent time at

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Nov 22

Watch: Eagles Teammates Rip On ‘Slow As S—‘ Jay Ajayi

In the third quarter of the Eagles’ 37-9 beat down of the Cowboys on Sunday night, running back Jay Ajayi took the ball from Carson Wentz on a draw play, bounced to the outside past the left tackle and found nothing but open field ahead. He appeared to be headed for the pay dirt before he was caught

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