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49ers' Jed York speaks out against North Carolina bathroom law

49ers' Jed York speaks out against North Carolina bathroom law

yahoo.com Updated 1 hour ago
Several musical acts have refused to perform in North Carolina in recent weeks due to its much-debated bathroom bill, and NBA commissioner Adam Silver has said the league will not hold the 2017 All-Star game in Charlotte if the discriminitory bill is no…
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  • The NFL’s Operation Mom is in full gear across the league

    The NFL’s Operation Mom is in full gear across the league

    profootballtalk.com 14 minutes ago
    It didn’t take a long listen to owners leaving yesterday’s league meeting in Charlotte to realize that a major PR push was in effect, and that someone — cough, Joe Lockhart, cough — seems to have leaned on all NFL personnel to push the “Mom” button as o…
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  • Scientists submit brief in support of Tom Brady

    Scientists submit brief in support of Tom Brady

    profootballtalk.com 16 minutes ago
    On Monday, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and the NFL Players Association filed a petition for rehearing of the ruling that reinstated Brady’s four-game suspension. On Tuesday, a group of professors of physics and engineering submitted a brief in suppor…
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  • Report: Falcons pass on signing Boykin

    Report: Falcons pass on signing Boykin

    profootballtalk.com 24 minutes ago
    Free agent cornerback Brandon Boykin will remain free for now, ESPN’s Vaughn McClure reported Wednesday. Boykin worked out for the Falcons earlier this week. A source indicated to McClure that Boykin is healthy and that the Falcons choosing not to sign …
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  • Vikes' Walsh: Missed field goal 'won't define me…

    Vikes' Walsh: Missed field goal 'won't define me'

    ESPN.com 26 minutes ago
    Vikes' Walsh: Missed field goal 'won't define me'
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  • Blair Walsh: Missed field goal won’t define me

    Blair Walsh: Missed field goal won’t define me

    profootballtalk.com 39 minutes ago
    Vikings kicker Blair Walsh spoke to the media after Wednesday’s OTA session and one of the topics that came up was the team’s move indoors at their new stadium. Walsh said it’s “always easier to kick indoors,” but added that he felt he “had one of my be…
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  • Miami nearly was shut out of Super Bowls 53, 54, 55

    Miami nearly was shut out of Super Bowls 53, 54, 55

    profootballtalk.com 1 hour ago
    It was no secret that Miami wouldn’t get another Super Bowl without significant renovations to the football stadium in which the Dolphins play. However, the renovations hardly guaranteed a return of the NFL’s title game to South Florida. Per a source wi…
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  • Steelers’ Ladarius Green out of OTAs after ankle surgery

    Steelers’ Ladarius Green out of OTAs after ankle surgery

    profootballtalk.com 1 hour ago
    Ladarius Green’s 2015 season with the Chargers was cut short by an ankle injury, and the ankle continues to hold him back now in Pittsburgh. Green, a tight end who signed with the Steelers in March, is missing the start of Organized Team Activities beca…
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  • Bills GM Doug Whaley backtracks on controversial comments

    Bills GM Doug Whaley backtracks on controversial comments

    yahoo.com 1 hour ago
    Tuesday wasn't a good day for the Buffalo Bills on a few fronts. First, the team issued a draconian and fairly ridiculous policy on what the media can report at its open practices, which was roundly panned as spin control from a paranoid organization. T…
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  • Luke Joeckel didn't want trade, still sees himself as Jags…

    Luke Joeckel didn't want trade, still sees himself as Jags' left tackle

    ESPN.com 1 hour ago
    Luke Joeckel didn't want trade, still sees himself as Jags' left tackle
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  • DeSean Jackson not on hand for Washington OTAs

    DeSean Jackson not on hand for Washington OTAs

    profootballtalk.com 2 hours ago
    In some precincts, teams are surprised by guys who are able to practice during OTAs. In Washington, they can’t be surprised by one of the guys who isn’t. Via Tarik El-Bashir of CSNMidAtlantic.com, wide receiver DeSean Jackson wasn’t on hand for today’s …
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  • Corey Coleman may return punts for Browns

    Corey Coleman may return punts for Browns

    profootballtalk.com 2 hours ago
    When we last heard from the Browns about first-round pick Corey Coleman, coach Hue Jackson was discussing the wideout’s need to get into better physical condition after finding it lacking it early practices. The latest word on Coleman is more positive. …
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  • T.Y. Hilton “more motivated” in 2016

    T.Y. Hilton “more motivated” in 2016

    profootballtalk.com 3 hours ago
    At this time of year, everyone is undefeated and optimistic and playing really fast in shorts. And all of that makes it easy to get excited about how players look on the practice field. Stephen Holder of the Indy Star wrote that praise Colts coach Chuck…
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  • Colts sign third-rounder Le’Raven Clark, wrap up draft class

    Colts sign third-rounder Le’Raven Clark, wrap up draft class

    profootballtalk.com 3 hours ago
    The Colts are the latest team to wrap up their draft pick signings, getting the last of them under contract this morning. The team announced that third-rounder Le’Raven Clark was signed today. The tackle from Texas Tech (it’s funnier if you imagine Sylv…
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  • Trainer didn't weigh Lacy, worked on lifestyle

    Trainer didn't weigh Lacy, worked on lifestyle

    ESPN.com 3 hours ago
    Trainer didn't weigh Lacy, worked on lifestyle
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  • Tom Brady appreciated Kevin Faulk’s statement at the draft

    Tom Brady appreciated Kevin Faulk’s statement at the draft

    profootballtalk.com 3 hours ago
    Former Patriots running back Kevin Faulk made a statement at the NFL draft when he wore a Tom Brady jersey while announcing the Patriots’ third-round pick. Faulk did it to show that the whole Patriots organization is behind Brady, who is facing a four-g…
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  • PFWA objects to Bills’ new media policy

    PFWA objects to Bills’ new media policy

    profootballtalk.com 4 hours ago
    The Bills unveiled a new media policy on Tuesday. It created a stir among media members. It also provoked an official response from the Pro Football Writers Association, through current president Jeff Legwold. In an email to the Associated Press, Legwol…
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  • Legit 'Las Vegas Raiders' obstacles that aren't gambling relate…

    Legit 'Las Vegas Raiders' obstacles that aren't gambling related

    yahoo.com 4 hours ago
    Despite Jerry Jones and Robert Kraft publicly supporting the Oakland Raiders moving to Las Vegas, there will be obstacles. The main one has nothing to do with gambling. There will be the gambling issue of course because the NFL's history against Las Veg…
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  • New replay rule has a significant potential loophole

    New replay rule has a significant potential loophole

    profootballtalk.com 4 hours ago
    As mentioned on Tuesday (but thereafter forgotten by me), the NFL’s new replay rule has one specific facet that merits closer attention. The twist in question resulted either from shoddy rule-drafting — or from a subtle but nevertheless deliberate effor…
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  • Frank Reich: “Furthest thing from the truth” to say no QB compe…

    Frank Reich: “Furthest thing from the truth” to say no QB competition

    profootballtalk.com 5 hours ago
    Before the Eagles drafted Carson Wentz, they talked about Sam Bradford being their No. 1 quarterback for the 2016 season and they didn’t change their tune after picking Wentz with the second overall pick or when Bradford was away from the team after ask…
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  • Robert Kraft on Tom Brady: 'We hope he prevails'

    Robert Kraft on Tom Brady: 'We hope he prevails'

    yahoo.com 5 hours ago
    The NFL owners' meetings in Charlotte on Tuesday were brief, and the biggest news to come out of the event was the deciding of the host cities for Super Bowls LIII, LIV and LV plus some minor changes to instant replay. And there were of course some smal…
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  • When will YOUR city host the Super Bowl?

    When will YOUR city host the Super Bowl?

    yahoo.com 5 hours ago
    The NFL has just completed its latest rounds as Super Bowl Santa, dispensing game dates to Atlanta, South Florida and Los Angeles while leaving NFL-branded coal in the stockings of Tampa and New Orleans. It's surely just a coincidence that Atlanta, Los …
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  • Keyshawn Johnson: Nephew Michael Thomas is 'bigger, faster…

    Keyshawn Johnson: Nephew Michael Thomas is 'bigger, faster' Marques Colston

    ESPN.com 5 hours ago
    Keyshawn Johnson: Nephew Michael Thomas is 'bigger, faster' Marques Colston
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  • Bucs moving practices to morning in hopes of avoiding worst of …

    Bucs moving practices to morning in hopes of avoiding worst of Florida heat

    profootballtalk.com 6 hours ago
    Dirk Koetter won’t take on another team as the head coach of the Buccaneers for a few months, but he’s found an opponent to game plan against this spring. That opponent goes by the name of Mother Nature and Koetter is hoping to limit her impact on his t…
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  • Mark Sanchez makes it back to practice field for OTAs, after al…

    Mark Sanchez makes it back to practice field for OTAs, after all

    profootballtalk.com 6 hours ago
    There was some back-and-forth when Broncos quarterback Mark Sanchez had surgery to repair a minor thumb injury on his non-throwing hand. Sanchez himself was hopeful of not missing any time, but the Broncos were skeptical he’d be ready to go. But when th…
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  • Bills get defensive when discussing Shaq Lawson’s surgery

    Bills get defensive when discussing Shaq Lawson’s surgery

    profootballtalk.com 6 hours ago
    The Bills sold first-round pick Shaq Lawson as an immediate contributor. But now that he’s had shoulder surgery and may miss some time in the regular season, the Bills are saying they’re taking the long view with the former Clemson pass-rusher. “We knew…
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  • Eli Apple covers Odell Beckham Jr. at the start of Giants OTAs

    Eli Apple covers Odell Beckham Jr. at the start of Giants OTAs

    ESPN.com 6 hours ago
    Eli Apple covers Odell Beckham Jr. at the start of Giants OTAs
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  • Packers “being smart” with Jordy Nelson

    Packers “being smart” with Jordy Nelson

    profootballtalk.com 7 hours ago
    Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson’s return from last year’s torn ACL has progressed well in recent months and Nelson said in April that he had resumed running routes. Nelson also said that he hoped he’d be participating in OTAs with his teammates, but …
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  • Tyler Bray opens offseason practice as the Chiefs' No. 2 q…

    Tyler Bray opens offseason practice as the Chiefs' No. 2 quarterback

    ESPN.com 7 hours ago
    Tyler Bray opens offseason practice as the Chiefs' No. 2 quarterback
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  • Video - Golic apologizes to Ottis Anderson for 1989 groin kick 03:16

    Golic apologizes to Ottis Anderson for 1989 groin kick

    May 25
    Mike Golic tells Ottis Anderson he's sorry for kicking him in the groin during a Giants-Eagles game in 1989.
  • Video - Romo looking sharp after strong offseason 00:50

    Romo looking sharp after strong offseason

    May 25
    ESPN Cowboys reporter Todd Archer says Tony Romo is looking great and has had a solid offseason so far leading into OTAs.
  • Video - Cowboy fan's epic yearbook quote 01:08

    Cowboy fan's epic yearbook quote

    May 25
    A Cowboys fan from Houston has an incredible yearbook quote that reads #DEZCAUGHTIT.
  • Video - Raiders to Las Vegas gaining traction 00:57

    Raiders to Las Vegas gaining traction

    May 25
    Adam Schefter examines the likelihood the Oakland Raiders move to Las Vegas.