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Key areas for Patriots vs. Panthers

Key areas for Patriots vs. Panthers

ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated 32 minutes ago
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- When the New England Patriots host the Carolina Panthers in preseason action Friday night, here are some key areas for the team based on what has unfolded in the first two games: Conditioning and possibly playing into third quarter.…
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  • Marrone mad after Bills brawl at practice for second straight d…

    Marrone mad after Bills brawl at practice for second straight day

    Bills coach Doug Marrone said after fights broke out at Wednesday’s that he didn’t want to see that anymore. Apparently his players weren’t listening. More fights broke out at today’s practice, and Marrone was not pleased. Marrone yelled at players for …
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  • Patriots cut TE D.J. Williams, DL Marcus Forston

    Patriots cut TE D.J. Williams, DL Marcus Forston

    profootballtalk.com 4 hours ago
    The Patriots have made yet another roster move at the tight end position, announcing the release of D.J. Williams on Thursday. A fourth-year pro from Arkansas, Williams appeared in two games for New England in the 2013 regular season. He has also played…
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  • Greg Salas sets sights on catching on

    Greg Salas sets sights on catching on

    ESPN.com 5 hours ago
    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Some New York Jets have a lot on the line Friday night against the New York Giants in the third preseason game. Wide receiver Greg Salas, in particular, would like to take big step toward securing a roster spot after a long trainin…
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  • Dolphins practice notes: Clay optimistic

    Dolphins practice notes: Clay optimistic

    ESPN.com 6 hours ago
    DAVIE, Fla. -- The Miami Dolphins completed their final practice in preparation for Saturday’s third preseason game against the Dallas Cowboys. Here are some notes and observations on Thursday’s session: Dolphins tight end Charles Clay completed a full …
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  • Bills' Kyle Williams sits with leg injury

    Bills' Kyle Williams sits with leg injury

    ESPN.com 6 hours ago
    PITTSFORD, N.Y. -- Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Kyle Williams sat out Thursday's practice with a leg injury. Williams watched the practice from the sideline, so the injury does not appear to be serious. Williams, 31, is a team captain and periodically…
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  • Ryan Tannehill excited for dress rehearsal

    Ryan Tannehill excited for dress rehearsal

    ESPN.com 9 hours ago
    DAVIE, Fla. -- The Miami Dolphins will play their third and most important preseason game Saturday when they host the Dallas Cowboys. All eyes nationally will be on the high-profile Cowboys and stars such as quarterback Tony Romo and Pro Bowl receiver D…
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  • Jalen Saunders still not sure what happened to him

    Jalen Saunders still not sure what happened to him

    profootballtalk.com 11 hours ago
    Jets rookie wide receiver Jalen Saunders didn’t shed much light on the “medical incident” that sent him to the hospital after he drove his car off the road last week, but he said he didn’t think whatever it was would jeopardize his career. But he also m…
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  • Knowshon Moreno says he’s ready to go

    Knowshon Moreno says he’s ready to go

    profootballtalk.com 12 hours ago
    There hasn’t been a lot of good news related to running back Knowshon Moreno since he signed with the Dolphins this offseason. He was overweight during spring work, which left him down the depth chart while Lamar Miller, Daniel Thomas and others got mor…
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  • Thursday morning one-liners

    Thursday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com 13 hours ago
    Bills CB Ron Brooks is fighting for his job, and getting a chance. With a failed experiment at C, Dolphins RG Shelley Smith is back where he belongs. Patriots CB Brandon Browner has “enjoyed every second” of his time in New England. Jets QB Geno Smith i…
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  • Giants rookie, Rex Ryan trade barbs about rivalry game

    Giants rookie, Rex Ryan trade barbs about rivalry game

    profootballtalk.com 13 hours ago
    If you’re looking for reasons to be interested in a generally uninteresting preseason game, the Giants and Jets are doing their best to manufacture a little interest. Giants rookie Andre Williams turned the heat on by declaring to the New York Post: “I …
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  • After Personal Losses, Jets’ Darrin Walls Learns to Appreciate …

    After Personal Losses, Jets’ Darrin Walls Learns to Appreciate What He Has

    nytimes.com 19 hours ago
    Before the Jets face the Giants on Friday, Walls, a cornerback, plans to continue his custom of kneeling in one end zone and praying for four people dear to him who have died in the last 17 months.
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  • Jets place third-round pick Dexter McDougle on injured reserve

    Jets place third-round pick Dexter McDougle on injured reserve

    profootballtalk.com 20 hours ago
    The New York Jets didn’t just lose one rookie to injured reserve on Wednesday. After placing fourth-round receiver Shaq Evans on injured reserve, the team also placed third-round cornerback Dexter McDougle on injured reserve with a knee injury. McDougle…
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  • Video - Bills Scuffle At Practice Again 01:17

    Bills Scuffle At Practice Again

    Aug 21
    ESPN Bills reporter Mike Rodak breaks down what happened at Bills' practice, where a fight broke out for the second day in a row.
  • Video - Bills Scuffle At Practice Again 01:17

    Bills Scuffle At Practice Again

    Aug 21
    ESPN Bills reporter Mike Rodak breaks down what happened at Bills' practice, where a fight broke out for the second day in a row.
  • Video - Inside The Huddle: Extra-Points Experiment 00:40

    Inside The Huddle: Extra-Points Experiment

    Aug 21
    Inside The Huddle looks into the impact of the new extra-point experiment.
  • Video - Jim Kelly Elated 05:22

    Jim Kelly Elated

    Aug 21
    Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly joins "SportsCenter" to discuss the news that his initial follow-up exam shows no evidence of cancer.

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