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Jets’ flirtation with Schaub may not have changed much

Jets’ flirtation with Schaub may not have changed much

profootballtalk.com Updated Oct 6, 2012
As the Texans prepare to visit the Jets on ESPN’s Monday Night Football, the ESPN hype machine has gone into hyperdrive. And with the Tim Tebow teat milked drier than a Bible belt ‘burgh at noon on Sunday, Bristol needed to go in a different direction
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  • Champ Bailey: This year, Broncos know we can beat the Patriots

    Champ Bailey: This year, Broncos know we can beat the Patriots

    profootballtalk.com Oct 6, 2012
    Last year, the Broncos and Patriots played twice, and neither game was close: New England won 41-23 in the regular season and 45-10 in the playoffs. This year, the Broncos are preparing to play the Patriots on Sunday, and they think things will be diffe…
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  • Beer Of The Week: Blue Buck, In Time For Canadian Thanksgiving

    Beer Of The Week: Blue Buck, In Time For Canadian Thanksgiving

    deadspin.com Oct 6, 2012
    Monday marks a holiday that in Canada is known as Thanksgiving. Any American will recognize the basic outlines of the day: Get together with friends and family and eat until you can compare stretchmarks and then succumb to naps. That doesn't mean it's t…
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  • Source: Jets expect to be without Keller, Hill

    Source: Jets expect to be without Keller, Hill

    The Jets expect Dustin Keller, Stephen Hill, John Conner and Sione Pouha to miss Monday night's game, according to a source.
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  • Peyton Manning Will Buy A Stake In The Memphis Grizzlies

    Peyton Manning Will Buy A Stake In The Memphis Grizzlies

    deadspin.com Oct 6, 2012
    Like LeBron James with his stake in Liverpool, Peyton Manning has decided merely being at (or near) the top of one sport is not enough: he'd also like to own part of a team in another. Chris Vernon had the scoop on Thursday, and as he noted then, Peyton…
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  • Three Niners avoid fines from Jets game

    Three Niners avoid fines from Jets game

    profootballtalk.com Oct 6, 2012
    Every Friday (or thereabouts), a stream of reports emerges regarding the fines imposed on players who did things during games they shouldn’t have done.  Rarely is it mentioned when players don’t get fined. A trio of 49ers won’t be able to surrender
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  • Now a Cowboy, Brian Moorman honoring commitments in Buffalo

    Now a Cowboy, Brian Moorman honoring commitments in Buffalo

    profootballtalk.com Oct 6, 2012
    After 12 years in the NFL, all punting for the Bills, Brian Moorman was abruptly cut last week. A day later he signed with the Cowboys, but he’s not turning his back on Buffalo. With the Cowboys off this week, Moorman traveled back in Buffalo on Friday
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  • Walker's AFC East picks

    Walker's AFC East picks

    ESPN.com Oct 6, 2012
    My season record continues to surge. I am an astounding (better than stellar) 12-1 picking AFC East games this year. I'm still a little upset at New England Patriots kicker Stephen Gostkowski for messing up my perfect record. But here are the AFC East b…
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  • Saturday morning one-liners

    Saturday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Oct 6, 2012
    Lease negotiations between the Bills, Erie County, and the State of New York are currently occurring behind closed doors, with the parties agreeing not to talk about the talks. Jets defensive coordinator Mike Pettine says “[t]here’s nothing worse” t
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  • Video - Monday Night Football Preview 01:17

    Monday Night Football Preview

    Oct 6
    Jon Gruden and Mike Tirico preview Monday Night Football matchup between the Texans and the Jets at 8:30 p.m. ET.