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Niyo: Rudock is now second in Lions’ quarterback line

Allen Park — The body’s a little bit bigger now. But so is the opportunity. For Jake Rudock, that’s certainly no coincidence. Because as he enters his second NFL season, Rudock is getting his first real chance to be second in command, filling the Lions’ backup quarterback role behind Matthew

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The Browns just hired the guy who once took Trent Richardson off their hands

Just a few months removed from being removed as Colts general manager, Ryan Grigson has found a new home, landing with the Cleveland Browns as a senior personnel executive, the team announced Wednesday. In his new role, Grigson will report to VP of player personnel Andrew Berry and provide another “

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Dead Tree Media Draft Review: Elijah Lee

This will be the second-to-last edition of our Dead Tree Media Draft Review for the Minnesota Vikings’ draft class of 2017. Neither Ifeadi Odenigbo nor Jack Tocho got any ink in either of our pre-draft magazines, and our final installment will take a look at some of the undrafted free agents that

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Detroit Lions look good on paper, but they must prove it on field

Paper Detroit Lions. The joke is almost too easy. So I won’t make it. But there was Eric Ebron, the Lions’ talented but vexingly under-producing tight end, on Wednesday discussing how good this team seems to be on paper. Paper. “I would say we look good on paper,” Ebron said. “But we’re going

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Derek Carr to run more no-huddle offense this season

During a conference call Wednesday with season ticket holders, Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio discussed offensive coordinator Todd Downing and his use of the no-huddle. “In terms of what we do with Derek, we think he is really good at operating out of a no huddle” said Del Rio. “Being able to see what

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Brock Osweiler: I can ‘absolutely’ be a starting NFL QB, ‘proof is in the film’

Give Brock Osweiler some credit for going full Jim Harbaugh and attacking the day with an enthusiasm unknown to mankind. The lanky quarterback, who became the first NFL salary dump trade we can remember when the Texans ditched his albatross of a deal p…

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Raiders are holding Marshawn Lynch out of OTAs, for now

In some cities, there is wringing of hands and/or gnashing of teeth regarding the decision of key players to treat voluntary workouts as voluntary. In Oakland, the team is keeping recently-acquired running back Marshawn Lynch out of the OTA fray, for now. “He’s doing great, he’s doing great,” coach Jack

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Julién Davenport | Journey to the NFL

Bucknell had not been represented in the NFL Draft since 1969. That didn’t matter to Julién Davenport when it came to his college decision, as he valued both academics and athletics. Through hard work and perseverance, he made his NFL dreams come true.

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Joe Woods doesn’t plan to make major changes to Denver defense

The Denver Broncos have a great defense. New defensive coordinator Joe Woods knows that, and he plans to keep it that way. “The foundation of our defense is going to stay the same,” Woods told reporters on Wednesday. “Our first two years, we played a high level defense. We did a good job. There’s

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Jim Harbaugh takes blame for 2011 incident with Jim Schwartz

Jim Harbaugh said this week that enthusiasm might have gotten the better of him in one of the more memorable postgame handshakes in recent NFL history. Harbaugh, who is known for his enthusiasm, said during an interview on Barstool Sports’ Pardon My Take podcast that he was in the wrong in 2011

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DeMarcus Ware thinks Trevor Siemian is the Broncos starter

Eric and Les examined OTAs, but the conversation started off with a discussion about what DeMarcus Ware said on Good Morning Football on the NFL Network. There is so much to talk about, but even Ware couldn’t escape the quarterback controversy in Denver. When asked who he thought would be the starter

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Broncos OTA Day 2 takeaways

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — The Broncos’ second organized team activity saw the “No-Fly Zone” live up to its reputation with a strong day. Here’s what happened during the practice: … CBs Aqib Talib and Bradley Roby each intercepted passes, with Roby returning his pick for a touchdown. Lorenzo

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Air Force WR, NFL hopeful Jalen Robinette blocked from graduation

Former Air Force Academy wide receiver Jalen Robinette did not graduate with his classmates Wednesday while the Air Force investigates his credentials for graduation and commission. The Academy released a statement Wednesday that said Academy leadership became aware of information that “called into question

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See how high Peter King has Cowboys in NFL power rankings: ‘I don’t believe in the sophomore slump’

“I don’t believe in the sophomore slump,” King said. “If Dak Prescott fails, it will be because some cracks are starting to show in the offensive line, or because of an injury to a big skill player like Dez Bryant or Ezekiel Elliott. But Prescott has the mental approach to not sit

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Former Colts GM Ryan Grigson Hired By Browns

Andrew Walker Colts.com Contributor Ryan Grigson is headed to Cleveland. Grigson, the Indianapolis Colts’ general manager from 2012 through 2016, has been hired by the Cleveland Browns as a Senior Personnel Executive, the team announced today. In his new role, Grigson will report to Browns Vice President

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