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Patrick Willis To Undergo Season-Ending Toe Surgery, Placed On IR

Patrick Willis To Undergo Season-Ending Toe Surgery, Placed On IR

Ever since his rookie season, Patrick Willis has been the most dominant middle linebacker in the NFL. A five-time All-Pro who has made the Pro Bowl in every season, Willis has been the standard bearer for the position, and the leader of the San Francisco 49ers defense for years. This season, that defense has been [...]

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Houston Texans Name Ryan Mallett As Starter At Quarterback

The Houston Texans defense has been one of the more impressive and surprising units in the NFL this season. Despite losing top overall pick Jadeveon Clowney after the first game, the team still ranks 11th in the NFL in points allowed, and has a league-high 21 takeaways with three defensive touchdowns. Unfortunately, the offense has [...]

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Robert Griffin III To Return This Week Barring Any Setbacks

After an excellent rookie season that saw him named the 2012 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year over top pick Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III has been sorely disappointing in the past year and a half for the Washington Redskins. 2014 was supposed to be a season of redemption for Griffin after he never seemed [...]

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Champ Bailey Retires From The NFL After 15 Seasons

Recently, there has been an ongoing argument over who is truly the best lockdown cornerback in the NFL. Seattle’s Richard Sherman has loudly boasted that he is the best, while many point to his division rival, Patrick Peterson of the Arizona Cardinals as the standard bearer. Meanwhile, in Cleveland, with very few people watching, Joe [...]

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Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sign Gerald McCoy To Seven-Year Extension

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers season has not gone the way they or many others expected it to, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some players worth keeping around. After some struggles and injury issues early in his career, Gerald McCoy has become one of the best defensive tackles in all of football. According to FOX [...]

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Michael Sam Cut From Dallas Cowboy Practice Squad

Michael Sam, who was first waived by the St. Louis Rams, has been waived again by an NFL team on Tuesday. The Dallas Cowboys have decided to release the rookie defensive end from the practice squad. The first openly gay player in NFL history is now free to sign with any team. Sam took to [...]

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Raiders Safety Usama Young Out For The Year After Tearing ACL/MCL

The Oakland Raiders secondary suffered another major blow as safety Usama Young has been lost for the season with a torn ACL and MCL according to ESPN’s Bill Williamson: #Raiders worst fears for safety Usama Young confirmed. He tore ACL/MCL according to source. Season is over. — Bill Williamson (@BWilliamsonESPN) October 20, 2014 Young had [...]

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Colt McCoy Named Redskins Starter Until RGIII Is Healthy

The Washington Redskins came into this season with tons of optimism surrounding the team. Many believed that the Redskins had a potentially high-powered offense with the addition of wide receiver Desean Jackson and a healthy Robert Griffin III back at quarterback. Unfortunately Griffin was lost early in the season giving way for backup Kirk Cousins [...]