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Denver loses center Koppen to left knee injury

Denver loses center Koppen to left knee injury

CNNSI.com Updated Jul 28, 2013
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) -- Center Dan Koppen appeared to seriously injure his left knee Sunday in 9-on-7 drills, just five weeks after rejoining the Denver Broncos following J.D. Walton's setback in his comeback from ankle surgery.
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  • Recap: Patriots Training Camp day 3

    Recap: Patriots Training Camp day 3

    patriotsgab.com Jul 28, 2013
    Chandler Jones battling Zach SudfeldPhoto by David Silverman The New England Patriots wrapped up day 3 of practice at training camp. Today was their first full day in pads. Tim Tebow, Ryan Mallett, and Tom BradyPhoto by David Silverman Recap: The Quarte…
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  • Training camp Day 3 practice report

    Training camp Day 3 practice report

    boston.com Jul 28, 2013
    By Ben Volin, Globe staff FOXBOROUGH — The intensity of practice definitely picked up a notch on Sunday as the Patriots went full pads and full contact for the first time since last January. Offensive and defensive linemen finally went...
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  • Healthy Logan Mankins checks in

    Healthy Logan Mankins checks in

    boston.com Jul 28, 2013
    The team captain was recovering from ACL surgery at this time last year, but is feeling good now.
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  • Patriots ramp up camp intensity on first day of pads

    Patriots ramp up camp intensity on first day of pads

    boston.com Jul 28, 2013
    The Patriots donned full pads and conducted their first workout in full gear Sunday morning before a crowd of about 7,000 people at the upper fields behind Gillette Stadium.
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  • A season of new beginnings for Kyle Arrington

    A season of new beginnings for Kyle Arrington

    boston.com Jul 28, 2013
    First-time father Kyle Arrington could see the resemblance right away.
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  • Sunday morning one-liners

    Sunday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Jul 28, 2013
    Bills DT Kyle Williams isn’t quite ready to return to the field after offseason heel surgery. K Caleb Sturgis isn’t spending a lot of time with the Dolphins’ other kicking game specialists. Said Patriots TE Jake Ballard, “I mean, my eyes light up when I…
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  • Training Camp Daily Briefing: Sunday, July 28

    Training Camp Daily Briefing: Sunday, July 28

    boston.com Jul 28, 2013
    By Ben Voling, Globe Staff Two days of Patriots training camp practices are in the books, and now the real fun begins. The players will finally strap on the full pads (which includes knee and thigh pads) this morning for...
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  • Chandler Jones of Patriots looks forward, not back

    Chandler Jones of Patriots looks forward, not back

    boston.com Jul 28, 2013
    If he wanted to, there would be plenty to look back proudly on during his rookie season. Individual awards, highlight plays, sack dances, a seasonlong impact, a trip to the AFC Championship game.
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  • Patriots sharper on Day 2 of camp

    Patriots sharper on Day 2 of camp

    boston.com Jul 28, 2013
    A daily report of Patriots training camp from Foxborough
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  • Steve Gregory of Patriots, as always, fighting for a roster spo…

    Steve Gregory of Patriots, as always, fighting for a roster spot

    boston.com Jul 28, 2013
    FOXBOROUGH — He wasn’t invited to the NFL combine. He wasn’t drafted. And when the San Diego Chargers signed him as a rookie free agent in 2006, they assigned him to the practice squad.
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Sports Columnists

  • NFL 2013 training camps -- Cris Carter's top 10 wide receivers

    Jul 28
    Cris Carter's list of the NFL's 10 best receivers favors big men and has an easy choice at No. 1.
  • Don Banks: Newsome, Ravens not panicking after loss of Pitta

    Jul 28
    OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- The news of Baltimore tight end Dennis Pitta's likely season-ending hip injury on Saturday was the kind of solar plexus blow that can knock a football team back on its heels, especially one that's riding high as it opens the defense…
  • NFL mailbag - Injuries could slow offensive plans

    Jul 28
    Mailbag: Injuries and suspensions could keep teams from going full speed ahead with their offensive plans, writes John Clayton.