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Source: Patriots OL Vollmer has knee scoped

Source: Patriots OL Vollmer has knee scoped

ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated Feb 22, 2013
Patriots starting right tackle Sebastian Vollmer, who is one of the team's top unrestricted free agents, underwent arthroscopic knee surgery Wednesday, a source confirmed.
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  • Previewing AFC East draft picks

    Previewing AFC East draft picks

    ESPN.com Feb 22, 2013
    The Miami Dolphins are at the top, the New England Patriots are on the bottom, and the New York Jets and Buffalo Bills are somewhere in between. That pretty much sums up the 2013 draft capital in the AFC East. Here are the total draft picks for each div…
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  • Terrance Ganaway making sandwiches while Rams are off

    Terrance Ganaway making sandwiches while Rams are off

    profootballtalk.com Feb 22, 2013
    Some NFL players own Jimmy John’s outlets to help generate non-football income, but one player is working at one part-time in the offseason after his rookie year. Running back Terrance Ganaway played three games in St. Louis last season after the Jets w
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  • Is Rex Ryan destined to fail?

    Is Rex Ryan destined to fail?

    ESPN.com Feb 22, 2013
    Rex Ryan addressed the media at the NFL combine Thursday as only a shell of the brash, supremely confident coach he once was. Just two years ago, Ryan stepped to the podium and guaranteed the combine media in Indianapolis that the New York Jets would wi…
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  • Bills pick order round by round

    Bills pick order round by round

    buffalobills.com Feb 22, 2013
    The NFL released their round by round order prior to the addition of compensatory picks, which will be awarded some time next month. Buffalo has six total draft choices. They will be part of a three team rotation round by round with the Bills, Jets and …
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  • Titans sign George Wilson

    Titans sign George Wilson

    profootballtalk.com Feb 22, 2013
    George Wilson, the safety who was sent packing by the Bills last week, has landed in Tennessee. The Titans announced today that they have signed Wilson, who was a team captain for the last five years in Buffalo but was released when the Bills decided he…
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  • Eight in the Box: Biggest cap casualty

    Eight in the Box: Biggest cap casualty

    ESPN.com Feb 22, 2013
    Welcome to Eight in the Box, an NFL Nation feature that will appear each Friday during the offseason. This week's topic: Who will be each team's biggest salary-cap casualty this offseason? Buffalo Bills: Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick is the prime candida…
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  • Dolphins have talked deal with Reggie Bush

    Dolphins have talked deal with Reggie Bush

    profootballtalk.com Feb 22, 2013
    Earlier this month, reports out of Miami indicated running back Reggie Bush was confused about the Dolphins’ lack of interest in re-signing him this offseason. Bush can stop wondering. General Manager Jeff Ireland told Mike Florio on PFT Live Thursday t
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  • Friday morning one-liners

    Friday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Feb 22, 2013
    The Bills need to have a contingency plan if TE Scott Chandler isn’t ready to go next season. A look at where the Dolphins will pick and how they acquired some of the picks. Will the Patriots be adding more help at tight end? Saying that you never know
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  • Dwight Freeney to Jets is a pipe dream

    Dwight Freeney to Jets is a pipe dream

    ESPN.com Feb 22, 2013
    Former Indianapolis Colts defensive end Dwight Freeney says it would be great to play in New York, either as a member of the Giants or the Jets. "Big Blue" seems reasonable, considering the Giants’ love for pass-rushers. But Freeney to the Jets is nothi
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  • From the combine: John Idzik answers a lot of Darrelle Revis qu…

    From the combine: John Idzik answers a lot of Darrelle Revis questions over and over and over…

    yahoo.com Feb 22, 2013
    INDIANAPOLIS -- There must be times when new New York Jets general manager John Idzik wishes he were still back in Seattle, working as the Seahawks' relatively anonymous salary cap expert. Certainly, the fallout from anything said in a press conference …
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  • Video - Patriots' Combine News And Notes 01:10

    Patriots' Combine News And Notes

    Feb 22
    Mike Reiss delivers the latest Patriots' news and notes from the 2013 NFL Combine
  • Video - Will Reggie Bush return to Miami Dolphins? 04:04

    Will Reggie Bush return to Miami Dolphins?

    Feb 22
    Is Miami Dolphins running back Reggie Bush set to return in 2013? Ben Volin of the Palm Beach Post discusses Bush's possible return, the future of Jake Long and the team's draft needs.
  • Video - Jets Shopping Tim Tebow? 08:38

    Jets Shopping Tim Tebow?

    Feb 22
    Skip Bayless, Stephen A. Smith and Jemele Hill discuss Tim Tebow's future in the NFL.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Traditional pocket passers becoming extinct? Don't tell this QB…

    Feb 22
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Perhaps the irony of the NFL's incoming quarterback class on display here at the scouting combine is that while the read-option trend seems to be the wave of the future within the league, the future clearly isn't now. At least not in ter…
  • 2013 NFL combine -- Friday observations about offseason, Weeden and more

    Feb 22
    Will the NFL push back the dates on the offseason? Not if the players' union has anything to say about it, writes John Clayton.
  • Don Banks: Baltimore Ravens 2013 Offseason Preview

    Feb 22
    SI.com is laying out offseason road maps for all 32 teams as they start their journey for the Lombardi Trophy -- two teams per day, from the teams that need the most work to contend in 2013 to the ones that are in pretty good shape. See them all.