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Saturday one-liners: How long did it take the New York media to…

Saturday one-liners: How long did it take the New York media to bring …

profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 19, 2013
How long did it take the New York media to bring up new offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg’s 2002 decision to kick off in sudden death overtime?  Not very. Arkansas QB Tyler Wilson is drawing comparisons to Bills Hall of Famer Jim Kelly. The Dolphi
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  • Sources: Pats adviser Reese not expected back

    Sources: Pats adviser Reese not expected back

    ESPN.com Jan 19, 2013
    Longtime NFL personnel executive Floyd Reese, who has spent the last four seasons with the New England Patriots as the club's senior football adviser, isn't expected back with the team in 2013, according to sources.
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  • Falcons' stadium opposition signals public shift

    Falcons' stadium opposition signals public shift

    CNNSI.com Jan 19, 2013
    ATLANTA (AP) -- Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank will watch his team host an NFC championship game for the first time Sunday, and if he gets his way, he'll soon be sitting in the owner's box of a $1 billion retractable-roof stadium downtown.
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  • Raiders hire Bobby April as special teams coordinator

    Raiders hire Bobby April as special teams coordinator

    profootballtalk.com Jan 19, 2013
    The Oakland Raiders announced Saturday evening they have hired Bobby April as special teams coordinator. April is a two-time special teams coach of the year winning the award in 2004 and 2008, both while a member of the Buffalo Bills coaching staff. Apr…
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  • Traveling to Foxborough

    Traveling to Foxborough

    ESPN.com Jan 19, 2013
    It is championship weekend in the NFL, and the AFC East blog is leaving its sunny Miami headquarters for chilly Foxborough. We will bring you all the latest in Sunday’s AFC title game between the Baltimore Ravens and New England Patriots. These are the
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  • Ranking team needs: New England Patriots

    Ranking team needs: New England Patriots

    ESPN.com Jan 19, 2013
    The AFC East blog concludes its series this week on ranking team needs. We finally take a look at the reigning division champion New England Patriots, who play in Sunday's AFC Championship Game. No. 1 need: Safety Analysis: The Patriots were 29th agains…
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  • Jets should learn from Dolphins' mistakes

    Jets should learn from Dolphins' mistakes

    ESPN.com Jan 19, 2013
    Remember last year when the Miami Dolphins continually explained that you don't need top receivers to successfully run a West Coast offense? Well, we all know by now that is false. Look no further than Miami's 26th-ranked passing offense and meager 18 p…
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  • 21 Ravens on injury report

    21 Ravens on injury report

    profootballtalk.com Jan 19, 2013
    The Patriots are surprisingly healthy for Sunday’s AFC title game, but for the players already on injured reserve (like, you know, “Gonk“). The Ravens are less healthy, but the bulk of their injured players are listed as probable. Cornerback Asa Jac
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  • Could Tim Tebow land in Chicago or Philly?

    Could Tim Tebow land in Chicago or Philly?

    ESPN.com Jan 19, 2013
    Last week in the AFC East blog we questioned Tim Tebow's NFL future. The New York Jets cannot wait to get rid of the polarizing quarterback and the hometown Jacksonville Jaguars want nothing to do with him. But this week things are suddenly looking up f…
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  • NY Jets coach Rex Ryan aims for hire ground, but move for Marty…

    NY Jets coach Rex Ryan aims for hire ground, but move for Marty Mornhinweg may not be smart

    nydailynews.com Jan 19, 2013
    Rex Ryan will hire Marty Mornhinweg as his third offensive coordinator in three years, which will put an official end to the farce of Ground and Pound. Nobody likes to heave the ball in the air more than Mornhinweg, who had an even more disappointing se…
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  • Video - AFC Championship is Jones family affair 03:08

    AFC Championship is Jones family affair

    Jan 19
    Baltimore Ravens defensive end Arthur Jones will try to get the best of little brother and New England Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones this weekend in the AFC Championship Game.