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AFC East News and Rumors
profootballtalk.com Updated Apr 23, 2013
The pre-draft press conferences held by NFL general managers are normally short on specifics, but Saints General Manager Mickey Loomis did own up to something on Tuesday afternoon. He admitted that the Saints have engaged in trade talk with the Jets abo…Share Tweet
If you're a fan of "Game of Thrones," either the book or the HBO series, you know that it's a world where the foolhardy and incompetent meet ugly, cinematic ends. This is in stark (get it?) contrast to the NFL, where the foolhardy and incompet…Share Tweet
Can the Jets trade Tim Tebow next?The New York Jets pulled off a blockbuster trade over the weekend by shipping star cornerback Darrelle Revis to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for a first-round pick this year and a conditional third-rounder. Now that the Jets have some momentum, can they als…Share TweetThe Miami Dolphins have had bad luck keeping their new logo and uniforms a secret. First, the logo leaked via social media too early several weeks ago. On Tuesday, Miami’s new unis also were discovered too prematurely. Here is a link of how the DolphinsShare TweetThe week before the draft generates a lot of talk, with one report sometimes appearing to contradict the one directly before it. Earlier Tuesday, Adam Schefter of ESPN identified the Dolphins as one of the teams in the top 12 of the first round making c…Share Tweet
AFC East chat and draft previewI'm not done chatting for the day just yet! The NFL draft is approximately 48 hours away. So let's talk about it. We will discuss all things relating to the Buffalo Bills, Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots and New York Jets. The hot topic is the draf…Share TweetWith five picks in the first round, it was a busy time for the AFC East in the 2013 blogger mock draft. Our annual projection of the NFL draft took place again this week with some surprise picks. Our division made a draft board and did our best to stick…Share TweetJoin our ESPN.com NFL experts as they play general manager for their divisions and execute a 2013 first-round mock draft. Contribute your thoughts and questions beginning at noon ET. You can also participate via Twitter using the hashtag #bloggermock. S…Share TweetA lot of mock drafts have former Syracuse quarterback Ryan Nassib going at No. 8 to the Bills. But one former NFL quarterback doesn’t think Nassib should go a lot later. At least 25 picks later. Kurt Warner was asked on NFL AM to explain why Nassib mayShare TweetWith a physical needing to happen before a trade involving Chiefs tackle Branden Albert can be completed and the Chiefs hoping for a second-round pick in return for the player, the next couple of days loom large for getting a deal done. The Dolphins hav…Share TweetGreg Cosell of NFL Films has the Bills taking LSU DE/LB Barkevious Mingo in his latest mock draft. Five potential first-round fits for the Dolphins. Patriots player personnel director Nick Caserio likes the secondary crop in this year’s draft. The JetsâShare Tweet
New York Hot Button: Should Jets Draft a QB?Apr 23This week's New York Hot Button asked the burning question: Should the Jets draft a quarterback in the first round? Rich Cimini weighs in on this query.
Miami Dolphins want to trade for Branden AlbertApr 23The Miami Dolphins draft needs will depend on whether they can work out a trade for veteran tackle Branden Albert. Can they pull it off? Ben Volin of the Palm Beach Post has the latest.
30 for 30: Elway to Marino -Making of the SetApr 23A behind the scenes look at the making of the Elway to Marino set from the 1983 NFL draft. 30 for 30 Elway to Marino premiers April 23rd 8pm ET on ESPN.
Teams Looking To Trade Down In DraftApr 23Adam Schefter discusses the possibility of heavy trade activity on the first day of the NFL draft.