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Jerry Jones just traded for a retired guy. Never change, Jerry. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported that the Baltimore Ravens' Ronaldo McClain, who sat out the 2013 NFL season, has been traded to the Dallas Cowboys along with a swap of draft picks. The Cowboy…Share Tweet
yahoo.com Jul 1, 2014Jerry Jones just traded for a retired guy. Never change, Jerry. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported that the Baltimore Ravens' Ronaldo McClain, who sat out the 2013 NFL season, has been traded to the Dallas Cowboys along with a swap of draft picks. The Cowboy…Share TweetPITTSBURGH -- As excited as the Steelers’ offensive linemen are by the addition of Mike Munchak, their enthusiasm may be trumped by someone else at team headquarters. “Really nobody was happier when Coach (Mike) Tomlin, Kevin Colbert and Mr. Rooney were…Share TweetJohnny Manziel went from hanging out with the Browns to hanging with the Biebs.Share TweetESPN.com Jul 1, 2014Ike Taylor says he upset over having to take a pay cut to stay with the Pittsburgh Steelers.Share TweetESPN.com Jul 1, 2014Join us at 1 p.m. ET, 10 a.m. PT today for ESPN’s NFL Nation TV’s Spreecast episode No. 12. Host Paul Gutierrez (Oakland Raiders reporter), co-host Coley Harvey (Cincinnati Bengals reporter) and guests Eric Williams (San Diego Chargers reporter) and Mik…Share TweetFullback Vonta Leach didn’t sign with the Ravens until camp was getting underway last summer and he hopes to do the same thing again this summer whether it is with the Ravens or someone else. Leach has not generated much activity on the open market sinc…Share Tweet
Hue’s comments likely won’t move contract needle for Dalton, GreenWhen Bengals offensive coordinator Hue Jackson proclaimed that Andy Dalton and A.J. Green are the best quarterback-receiver combination in the NFL, the reaction in some circles was that owner Mike Brown should insert a sock in Jackson’s mouth. With Brow…Share Tweet
Chris Canty says he can’t play without big facemaskChris Canty’s not doing it for fashion. The Ravens defensive lineman has been wearing a modified facemask with an eye shield since he suffered a detached retina in 2005, and he hopes to continue, so he can continue to play. “Not sure what the memo or ne…Share Tweet
Felix Jones has “gut feeling” he’ll play in 2014Running back Felix Jones didn’t play a big role for the Steelers last year, running for 184 yards on 48 carries, and that seemed to confirm that the former first-round pick’s once-bright career prospect were getting dimmer and dimmer with every passing …Share Tweet
Tuesday morning one-linersSorting through the Bills’ kickoff return options. Will DE Terrence Fede be the Dolphins’ latest seventh-round find? The Patriots are helping Joe Andruzzi raise money to fight cancer. The Jets are trying to make better use of WR Stephen Hill’s speed. Lo…Share Tweet
McClain Dealt To Dallas, Will UnretireJul 1ESPN Cowboys reporter Todd Archer discusses what motivated the Cowboys to acquire LB Rolando McClain, who will unretire after being traded from the Ravens.
Manziel Caught Hanging Out With Bieber, MayweatherJul 1ESPN NFL Insider Field Yates discusses Johnny Manziel's latest off-field exploit.