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Today's arrest of Browns wide receiver Davone Bess—in which he was reportedly singing and dancing in an airport with his pants falling down—did not sound like the actions of a healthy man. The Miami Herald has learned that it wasn't Bess's first inciden…Share TweetPITTSBURGH -- So much for waiting to interview Mike Munchak next week at the Senior Bowl. The Pittsburgh Steelers met with the former Tennessee Titans head coach Friday about the opening they have for an offensive line coach. Munchak, as I noted in an e…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 17, 2014As expected, new Lions coach Jim Caldwell has tabbed a former Ravens colleague to run Detroit’s defense. The Lions are hiring Ravens secondary coach Teryl Austin as their defensive coordinator, Tim Twentyman of DetroitLions.com reported Friday. Austin, …Share TweetESPN.com Jan 17, 2014The Cleveland Browns coaching search is getting interesting. As the team waits on Adam Gase and the Denver Broncos, it made plans to interview Dallas Cowboys specials teams coach Rich Bisaccia on Saturday. A few years ago, it would have been unheard of …Share Tweet
Wake-up caw: No Pro Bowl for Haloti NgataESPN.com Jan 17, 2014And then there were three. That's the number of Ravens playing in the Pro Bowl this season after defensive tackle Haloti Ngata withdrew from the game. Ngata declined to go to Hawaii because he and his wife are expecting their third son to be born on Tue…Share Tweet
Davone Bess ArrestedJan 17Adam Schefter reacts to the news that Browns WR Davone Bess has been arrested in Florida on charges of assaulting a law enforcement officer.
Picking the Winners on Championship SundayJan 17Picking the Winners on Championship Sunday
Sunday’s Most Important UnknownJan 17DENVER — Two storylines on the best championship weekend I can recall: Sunday is a very big day for the officials. Ever hear of Bill Schuster? Insurance man from just outside Rochester, N.Y. Everyman type. Likes going to a bar in his hometown called “Th…