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Dolphins tie stadium renovations to getting a Super Bowl

Dolphins tie stadium renovations to getting a Super Bowl

profootballtalk.com Updated Mar 21, 2013
The NFL won’t promise a Super Bowl to a city that is building a new stadium or renovating an existing one. The Dolphins have found a way around that obstacle. The Dolphins will accept public funds for a renovation of Sun Life Stadium only if Miami secur
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  • Falcons, Dolphins provide likely landing spot Umenyiora

    Falcons, Dolphins provide likely landing spot Umenyiora

    profootballtalk.com Mar 21, 2013
    The cluster of unsigned pass rushers includes defensive end Osi Umenyiora, who coveted for years his shot at the open market - and who has found no takers through the first nine days. Umenyiora is considered to be likely to land with the Falcons or the
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  • Jets’ running back job is “wide open”

    Jets’ running back job is “wide open”

    profootballtalk.com Mar 21, 2013
    With Shonn Greene now gone, the Jets officially have embarked on an effort to find a new starting tailback. The team’s running backs coach says that the job can go to anyone. That’s what Anthony Lynn, who now also serves as the team’s assistant head
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  • County lawmakers approve Bills' 10-year lease

    County lawmakers approve Bills' 10-year lease

    ESPN.com Mar 21, 2013
    The Buffalo Bills' 10-year, $271 million lease agreement has received unanimous approval from Erie County lawmakers.
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  • Ex-Dolphin WR Duper faces child abuse charges

    Ex-Dolphin WR Duper faces child abuse charges

    Former Miami Dolphins wide receiver Mark Duper was released from jail Thursday, charged after police say he beat his 17-year-old son during a series of fights at their Jacksonville home.
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  • Jets RB Mike Goodson ready to fill void

    Jets RB Mike Goodson ready to fill void

    ESPN.com Mar 21, 2013
    The New York Jets have a big void to fill at tailback after the free-agent departure of 1,000-yard rusher Shonn Greene to the Tennessee Titans. Greene has been the primary ball-carrier in New York for the past two seasons and was the central focus of Ne…
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  • Celebrating Tim Tebow's anniversary

    Celebrating Tim Tebow's anniversary

    ESPN.com Mar 21, 2013
    Happy Anniversary! Thursday marks the one-year anniversary of the New York Jets acquiring popular quarterback Tim Tebow from the Denver Broncos. It was one of the most controversial and high-profile trades in franchise history. One year later, the trade…
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  • With ownership driving effort to get Revis, Bucs may eventually…

    With ownership driving effort to get Revis, Bucs may eventually blink

    When it comes to the question of whether the Jets will trade cornerback Darrelle Revis to the Buccaneers, plenty of things aren’t clear. One thing is becoming more obvious: The move to get Revis is coming from Tampa Bay ownership. That’s what one sour
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  • Examining Patriots' WR options

    Examining Patriots' WR options

    ESPN.com Mar 21, 2013
    If the season started today, the New England Patriots' starting receivers would be Donald Jones and Danny Amendola. It’s fair to say that is not good enough for the Patriots to try to make another Super Bowl run next season. New England has to upgrade i
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  • Thursday morning one-liners

    Thursday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Mar 21, 2013
    Former Bills offensive lineman Duke Preston’s working as a life coach at Notre Dame. The Dolphins get rave reviews for their spending spree on a new set of LBs. A closer look at the role S Adrian Wilson will play with the Patriots. New Jets RB Mike Good
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  • Video - Is Darrelle Revis headed to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers? 01:17

    Is Darrelle Revis headed to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers?

    Mar 21
    Ian Rapoport has the latest on the rumors that the Buccaneers and New York Jets are close to a trade that would send cornerback Darrelle Revis to Tampa Bay.

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  • Peter King: Revis trade talks between Jets, Bucs in a fragile state

    Mar 21
    The Jets have a vexing problem with Darrelle Revis, but if GM John Idzik plays his cards right, he could at least partially save face for trading the franchise's best player by getting no less than first- and third-round draft choices from Tampa Bay for…
  • Jim Trotter: Back at UCLA, MJD the big man on campus re-adjusting to schoo…

    Mar 21
    LOS ANGELES -- Maurice Jones-Drew is seated on the outdoor steps of a popular hangout at UCLA, where he's taking classes for the first time since leaving school after his junior season in 2005. As the courtyard bustles with students, the Jacksonville Ja…