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Rex Ryan vs. Jets at MetLife in Week 1 would fit Bill for NFL

Rex Ryan vs. Jets at MetLife in Week 1 would fit Bill for NFL

nydailynews.com Updated 11 hours ago
This should be a layup when the NFL announces the 2015 schedule this week: Rex Ryan at the Jets in the season opener.
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  • Texans RB Alfred Blue has a famous workout partner

    Texans RB Alfred Blue has a famous workout partner

    profootballtalk.com 3 hours ago
    Texans running back Alfred Blue had a solid rookie season in 2014, racking up 528 yards as Arian Foster’s top backup. As Blue tries to hold his spot and earn a bigger role in his second NFL campaign, he is working with a personal trainer, as the Houston…
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  • Sports Briefing | Pro Football: Jaguars Sign Free-Agent Center

    Sports Briefing | Pro Football: Jaguars Sign Free-Agent Center

    Jacksonville signed Stefan Wisniewski to a one-year contract.
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  • Buccaneers spoke to district attorney as part of Winston resear…

    Buccaneers spoke to district attorney as part of Winston research

    profootballtalk.com 8 hours ago
    During Friday’s Outside the Lines on ESPN, Bob Ley said that William Meggs, the local district attorney in Tallahassee, claimed that he has not been contacted by the NFL or any team. According to a Buccaneers source, however, that information isn’t accu…
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  • Mike Williams, Brad Smith added to PFT’s All-Unemployed Team

    Mike Williams, Brad Smith added to PFT’s All-Unemployed Team

    profootballtalk.com 9 hours ago
    Since published last week, PFT’s All-Unemployed Team has undergone a little turnover, with center Stefen Wisniewski (Jacksonville) and Michael Crabtree (Oakland) among those departing for the ranks of the job-holding. With Crabtree gone, we had one spot…
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  • Twenty years ago Saturday, Joe Montana called it a career

    Twenty years ago Saturday, Joe Montana called it a career

    profootballtalk.com 10 hours ago
    As the 49ers’ Twitter feed points out, Saturday is the 20th anniversary of quarterback Joe Montana’s retirement from the NFL. Montana’s departure came after two seasons with Kansas City, which traded a first-round pick for him in April 1993. While Monta…
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  • Gates says he’s not looking to play less

    Gates says he’s not looking to play less

    profootballtalk.com 12 hours ago
    Chargers tight end Antonio Gates recently said that, instead of playing “the whole game” in 2015, he’s more likely to play only in those situation where he’s likely to get the ball. He now says he didn’t say what it sounded like he said. “For me, to put…
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  • Greg Cosell's draft preview: Dante Fowler should be Titans' pic…

    Greg Cosell's draft preview: Dante Fowler should be Titans' pick at No. 2

    yahoo.com 12 hours ago
    Everyone has an opinion on what the Tennessee Titans should do with the second pick. Should they go with a quarterback? Or take USC defensive lineman Leonard Williams? I'd have a different answer if I was making that pick for the Titans. I'd take Florid…
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  • Marcedes Lewis takes pay cut to stay in Jacksonville

    Marcedes Lewis takes pay cut to stay in Jacksonville

    profootballtalk.com 12 hours ago
    Jaguars tight end Marcedes Lewis was on the trade block, but not anymore. Lewis has agreed to a new deal and will stay in Jacksonville. “I’m pumped to be a part of something exciting and be a big part of it,” Lewis told the Florida Times-Union. The repo…
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  • Bryant, Wells dispute lingers

    Bryant, Wells dispute lingers

    profootballtalk.com 14 hours ago
    The sending in February of a cease-and-desist letter to the former adviser of Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant hasn’t resolved the situation. Per multiple sources, Wells still has not complied with specific requests made at the end of the February 20 letter,…
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  • Medical re-check provides good news on Todd Gurley

    Medical re-check provides good news on Todd Gurley

    profootballtalk.com 15 hours ago
    Former Georgia running back Todd Gurley appears poised to be the first running back selected in the first round of the draft in three years. Gurley, who looked like a sure-thing first-round pick before suffering a torn ACL in November, had his surgicall…
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  • Russell Wilson says Rangers want him to play baseball

    Russell Wilson says Rangers want him to play baseball

    profootballtalk.com 17 hours ago
    When some of the quotes first emerged from Russell Wilson’s interview with HBO’s Bryant Gumbel regarding Wilson playing baseball, it sounded like the musings of an elite, 25-year-old athlete who thinks he can do anything — but who surely would never und…
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  • Trent Baalke thinks Aldon Smith is primed for a big year

    Trent Baalke thinks Aldon Smith is primed for a big year

    profootballtalk.com 18 hours ago
    Aldon Smith has had so much off-field trouble during his time with the 49ers that there’s been talk that General Manager Trent Baalke should have just cut him. But not only is Baalke not getting rid of Smith, Baalke says Smith is primed for a big 2015 s…
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  • New schedule-release target is Tuesday or Wednesday

    New schedule-release target is Tuesday or Wednesday

    profootballtalk.com 19 hours ago
    Few targets move like the one that eventually will trigger the release of the NFL’s regular-season schedule. Originally planned for next Thursday, a source with knowledge of the situation tells PFT that the finalists are now Tuesday and Wednesday. The s…
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  • New Colt Andre Johnson not focused on facing the Texans

    New Colt Andre Johnson not focused on facing the Texans

    profootballtalk.com 22 hours ago
    When the NFL schedule comes out next week, some fans will circle the dates of the Colts-Texans games, when Andre Johnson will face his old team. But Johnson isn’t thinking about that. Johnson, who signed in Indianapolis last month after 12 seasons in Ho…
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  • Video - Chances Vikings trade Peterson 03:05

    Chances Vikings trade Peterson

    Apr 18
    NFL Insider Adam Caplan and Damien Woody explain why it is not likely that the Vikings will trade RB Adrian Peterson and discuss Peterson's options heading into Minnesota's offseason activities.
  • Video - Andrew Hawkins' speedy footwork 00:15

    Andrew Hawkins' speedy footwork

    Apr 17
    Cleveland Browns WR Andrew Hawkins showed off his crazy foot speed during drills.
  • Video - Teams need full picture of Winston before drafting 04:33

    Teams need full picture of Winston before drafting

    Apr 17
    Jane McManus joins Outside The Lines to discuss how Jameis Winston's off-the-field issues should be used to evaluate his character before the NFL draft.
  • Video - Manziel apologizes to Browns 02:20

    Manziel apologizes to Browns

    Apr 17
    On Friday, Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel issued a statement in which he apologized and vowed to regain the trust of the team and the fans.

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