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Rams to hire Tim Walton as defensive coordinator

Rams to hire Tim Walton as defensive coordinator

profootballtalk.com Updated Feb 12, 2013
After a lengthy search for a new defensive coordinator, the St. Louis Rams finally have their guy. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN.com, the Rams plan to hire Detroit Lions defensive backs coach Tim Walton as their next defensive coordinator. The Rams…
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  • Modkins hopes to pump up Lions running game

    Modkins hopes to pump up Lions running game

    profootballtalk.com Feb 12, 2013
    It has been eight years since the Lions have had a running back who gained more than 1,000 yards in a season. Eight years. The last guy to do it was Kevin Jones.  Since then, a revolving door of role players have failed to get to the four-digit threshol…
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  • Lions view the salary cap as fluid

    Lions view the salary cap as fluid

    profootballtalk.com Feb 12, 2013
    The Lions entered the offseason only $3 million under the salary cap, but that wasn’t necessarily a significant concern. Lions President Tom Lewand says the amount of cap space a team has at any given time is less relevant than how flexible the team is
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  • Offseason previews: Eagles

    Offseason previews: Eagles

    CNNSI.com Feb 12, 2013
    New coach Chip Kelly faces a tricky rebuilding task with the Philadelphia Eagles as he incorporates his up-temp attack into the NFL.
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  • Don Banks: Philadelphia Eagles 2013 Offseason Preview

    Feb 12
    SI.com is laying out offseason road maps for all 32 teams as they start their journey for the Lombardi Trophy -- two teams per day, from the teams that need the most work to contend in 2013 to the ones that are in pretty good shape. See them all.