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Broncos’ Von Miller is one of best talents in NFL since Lawrenc…

Broncos’ Von Miller is one of best talents in NFL since Lawrence Taylor, and will be paid as such  

nydailynews.com Updated 12 hours ago
The search for the “Next LT” has been a waste of time in the 35 years since the Giants drafted Lawrence Taylor.
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  • Arian Foster looking at football differently during twilight of…

    Arian Foster looking at football differently during twilight of career

    profootballtalk.com 9 hours ago
    The Texans are expected to cut ties with running back Arian Foster, due in part to concerns from the man who signs the checks that Foster spends too much time rehabbing soft-tissue injuries. As Foster, who’ll turn 30 in August, heads toward the final ye…
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  • Johnny Lattner, Heisman winner and Steeler, dies at 83

    Johnny Lattner, Heisman winner and Steeler, dies at 83

    profootballtalk.com 12 hours ago
    Johnny Lattner, who was one of the greatest players in college football history but saw his NFL career cut short by an injury suffered in the Air Force, has died at the age of 83. Notre Dame, where Lattner won the 1953 Heisman Trophy, confirmed Lattner’…
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  • Grubman bristles at rumor he’ll land with L.A. Rams

    Grubman bristles at rumor he’ll land with L.A. Rams

    profootballtalk.com 13 hours ago
    NFL executive V.P. Eric Grubman became the in-house point man for the league’s return to Los Angeles. He emerged, as chronicled in a lengthy item from Seth Wickersham and Don Van Natta, Jr. of ESPN the Magazine, as a perceived supporter of the Stan Kroe…
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  • Emmitt wonders if CTE fears will keep his rushing record safe

    Emmitt wonders if CTE fears will keep his rushing record safe

    profootballtalk.com 13 hours ago
    When Emmitt Smith was playing in the NFL, teams didn’t hesitate to run their best players into the ground. When Smith played through a separated shoulder in a big game against the Giants, all the talk was about what a tough guy Smith was, not about whet…
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  • Saturday one-liners: Should the Dolphins let Lamar Miller walk …

    Saturday one-liners: Should the Dolphins let Lamar Miller walk and wel…

    profootballtalk.com 14 hours ago
    Should the Dolphins let Lamar Miller walk and welcome Matt Forte to Miami? Should the Patriots, who need help at running back, pursue Forte, too? The Bills’ “Bermuda Triangle” reunited for the first time more more than three decades. (Which is fitting, …
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  • If Peyton Manning retires, top NFL analysts may be shaking in t…

    If Peyton Manning retires, top NFL analysts may be shaking in their booths over job security

    nydailynews.com 14 hours ago
    If he does eventually announce his retirement, the mystery surrounding Peyton Manning’s future will still have legs.
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  • Broncos safety Keo arrested for DUI

    Broncos safety Keo arrested for DUI

    profootballtalk.com 15 hours ago
    Broncos safety Shiloh Keo was arrested on a DUI charge early Saturday in his native Idaho. KBOI TV in Boise reported that Keo was booked into the Ada County Jail at 2:19 a.m. Saturday by the Idaho State Police. Keo, 28, signed with the Broncos in Decemb…
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  • Release of 13-year-old court document dusts off Peyton Manning …

    Release of 13-year-old court document dusts off Peyton Manning incident at Tennessee

    profootballtalk.com 16 hours ago
    In the early days of PFT, an article emerged regarding a defamation lawsuit filed against Peyton and Archie Manning. The litigation, which arose from an allegation that the Mannings defamed a former University of Tennessee trainer in a book they had wri…
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  • Kevin Greene’s Hall of Fame candidacy nearly got lost in the cr…

    Kevin Greene’s Hall of Fame candidacy nearly got lost in the cracks

    profootballtalk.com 17 hours ago
    Much has been said about one key omission from the new Hall of Fame class. Let’s take a moment to talk about one key inclusion. Linebacker Kevin Greene finally has made it, passed over for more than a decade despite being third on the all-time sack list…
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  • Super Bowl big dog Kony Ealy sued for not producing big dog

    Super Bowl big dog Kony Ealy sued for not producing big dog

    profootballtalk.com 18 hours ago
    Panthers defensive end Kony Ealy is having more problems with dogs in Charlotte than he was Broncos in Santa Clara last week. According to Michael Gordon of the Charlotte Observer, Ealy was named in a lawsuit which claims he bilked sports bar owner Kris…
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  • Super Bowl draws huge numbers in Canada, too

    Super Bowl draws huge numbers in Canada, too

    profootballtalk.com 20 hours ago
    The United States isn’t the only country where the Super Bowl is a huge television draw. According to John Kryk of the Toronto Sun, 18 million Canadians watched at least part of Super Bowl 50. That represents 52 percent of the Canadian population — the …
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  • Sports Briefing | Pro Football: Broncos’ Aqib Talib Is Fined

    Sports Briefing | Pro Football: Broncos’ Aqib Talib Is Fined

    nytimes.com profootballtalk.com Feb 13 (yesterday)
    Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib was fined $26,044 on Friday for taunting and committing face-mask fouls in the Super Bowl.
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  • Looming prosecution, possible paid leave will put McCoy, Bills …

    Looming prosecution, possible paid leave will put McCoy, Bills in a tough spot

    profootballtalk.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    Before the Ray Rice, Greg Hardy, and Adrian Peterson cases of 2014, NFL players who faced criminal charges typically continued to show up for work while prosecution was pending. Except in rare cases (like Mike Vick’s dogfighting and gambling indictment …
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  • All-Pro Colts receiver Willie Richardson dies at 76

    All-Pro Colts receiver Willie Richardson dies at 76

    profootballtalk.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    Willie Richardson, a star receiver for the Colts in the 1960s and a member of one of the most athletic families in the history of football, has died at the age of 76. After an All-American career at Jackson State, Richardson was drafted by both the Balt…
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  • What's trending in the NFL: Matt Forte done in Chicago; be…

    What's trending in the NFL: Matt Forte done in Chicago; behind Peyton Manning's big decision

    ESPN.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    What's trending in the NFL: Matt Forte done in Chicago; behind Peyton Manning's big decision
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  • Dolphins add a coach, lose a personnel executive

    Dolphins add a coach, lose a personnel executive

    profootballtalk.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    The Dolphins added another coach to Adam Gase’s first staff on Friday afternoon. The team announced that Daronte Jones has been named the team’s assistant defensive backs coach. He will work with Lou Anarumo, who moved back to the defensive backs role h…
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  • Full NFL combine invite list: 14 Buckeyes headed to Indy

    Full NFL combine invite list: 14 Buckeyes headed to Indy

    ESPN.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    Full NFL combine invite list: 14 Buckeyes headed to Indy
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  • Brock Osweiler might be most interesting figure of NFL offseaso…

    Brock Osweiler might be most interesting figure of NFL offseason

    yahoo.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    Quarterback Brock Osweiler didn't want to talk about his future before Super Bowl 50, which was understandable, but seemed to indicate after the game to the Denver Post that he wants to come back with the Denver Broncos. Osweiler is slated to become a f…
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  • Dolphins cut Coples, McCain

    Dolphins cut Coples, McCain

    profootballtalk.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    The Dolphins released cornerback Brice McCain and defensive end Quinton Coples Friday. McCain lasted one season in Miami after a big year with the Steelers in 2014 helped him land $3 million in guarantees from the Dolphins on the open market. McCain, 29…
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  • B.J. Raji hasn’t talked to Packers about contract yet

    B.J. Raji hasn’t talked to Packers about contract yet

    profootballtalk.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    The Packers re-signed an impending free agent defensive lineman on Friday when they agreed to terms on a deal with Letroy Guion, but another one hasn’t heard from the team yet. B.J. Raji told Ryan Wood of the Green Bay Press-Gazette that Guion’s new dea…
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  • Charles Woodson lands in Keyshawn’s seat at ESPN

    Charles Woodson lands in Keyshawn’s seat at ESPN

    profootballtalk.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    When word emerged that ESPN would part ways with Keyshawn Johnson after nine years with Sunday NFL Countdown, it was believed they already knew who would take his place. And Charles Woodson was believed to be on the short list. He was. And he’s now on t…
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  • Von Miller, Anquan Boldin to appear at Grammys

    Von Miller, Anquan Boldin to appear at Grammys

    profootballtalk.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    A pair of NFL stars are heading to the Grammys, and believe it or not, it’s not going to be Adam Jones and Antonio Brown. The league announced that Super Bowl MVP Von Miller and Walter Payton Man of the Year Anquan Boldin will appear during Monday night…
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  • Broncos Basking in Glory of First Title Since '99

    Broncos Basking in Glory of First Title Since '99

    nytimes.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    While general manager John Elway maps out plans to keep his team intact, the Denver Broncos are enjoying the spoils of their Super Bowl victory.
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  • Mike Carey’s problems come more from form than substance

    Mike Carey’s problems come more from form than substance

    profootballtalk.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    In many jobs, the ability to perform successfully hinges on the ability to communicate effectively. For anyone who appears on TV (and speaks while doing so), the ability to communicate well becomes critical. For oft-criticized CBS officiating expert Mik…
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  • Sean Payton: Jahri Evans was an integral part of our success

    Sean Payton: Jahri Evans was an integral part of our success

    profootballtalk.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    We’ve known for a few days that guard Jahri Evans won’t be back with the Saints in 2016, but the team didn’t officially announce his departure until Friday. The statement about the release is headed with a message of thanks on the Saints website along w…
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  • Oakland A’s: “Unfortunate” Mark Davis brought us into discussio…

    Oakland A’s: “Unfortunate” Mark Davis brought us into discussion of Raiders lease

    profootballtalk.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    The Raiders have extended their lease at the O.co Coliseum in Oakland for another year, giving time for the city and team to work on an agreement that would keep the Raiders in town for a much longer period of time. Raiders owner Mark Davis said that th…
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  • Video - Jameis and Chubby Bunny 01:17

    Jameis and Chubby Bunny

    Feb 13
    Bucs QB Jameis Winston tries his hand at playing the party game, "Chubby Bunny" during the third annual ESPN Sport Science Newton Awards.
  • Video - Le'Veon Bell's Freestyle 00:55

    Le'Veon Bell's Freestyle

    Feb 13
    Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell breaks out some freestyle rhymes at the third annual ESPN Sport Science Newton Awards.
  • Video - Jarvis vs. Jenga 01:07

    Jarvis vs. Jenga

    Feb 13
    Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry tries to play Jenga with John Brenkus on a moving bus at the third annual ESPN Sport Science Newton Awards.
  • Video - Should Chicago use the franchise tag on Jeffery? 00:59

    Should Chicago use the franchise tag on Jeffery?

    Feb 12
    A look at the numbers shows why the Bears can't afford to let Alshon Jeffery walk.