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Brian Cushing about a week away from jogging

Brian Cushing about a week away from jogging

profootballtalk.com Updated Feb 19, 2013
The news that the NFL’s Competition Committee is looking at the rules governing low blocks on defensive players made us think about Texans linebacker Brian Cushing, who was lost for the season due to an ACL tear suffered on just such a block. Cushing wa
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  • Competition Committee seeking players’ input on low block rules

    Competition Committee seeking players’ input on low block rules

    profootballtalk.com Feb 19, 2013
    The NFL’s Competition Committee is asking for players’ input as it considers revising the rules about low blocks. Falcons President and NFL Competition Committee Chairman Rich McKay told Ian Rapoport of NFL Network that Packers defensive tackle Ryan P
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  • How Titans needs line up with draft talent

    How Titans needs line up with draft talent

    ESPN.com Feb 19, 2013
    No team in the AFC South has needs that align with the strengths of the draft any better than the Tennessee Titans. Mike Munchak’s team needs help on the interior line, off the edge in the pass rush and at strong safety. Those positions are widely rated
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  • Dillon: Chicago Bears 2013 Offseason Preview

    Dillon: Chicago Bears 2013 Offseason Preview

    CNNSI.com Feb 19, 2013
    The Bears' defense was its strength in 2012. It's the team's biggest liability in 2013. The new Monsters of the Midway are getting old, and they need help, Dennis Dillon writes.
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  • RTC: Texans not negotiating, yet

    RTC: Texans not negotiating, yet

    ESPN.com Feb 19, 2013
    Reading the coverage ... Houston Texans The Texans are not yet negotiating with any of their free-agents to be, says Tania Ganguli of the Houston Chronicle. Considering the occasions when Arian Foster split out wide leaving the Texans with an empty back…
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  • Considering Blaine Gabbert's age, status

    Considering Blaine Gabbert's age, status

    ESPN.com Feb 19, 2013
    When the Jaguars' new quarterbacks coach, Frank Scelfo, recently talked of how Blaine Gabbert would rank in the 2013 draft, some shrugged it off as spin. But Mike Tanier of Sports on Earth considers the idea that Gabbert’s age means he could actually be
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  • Video - AFC South forecast 02:56

    AFC South forecast

    Feb 19
    Is Matt Schaub ready to lead the Houston Texans to the Super Bowl? Darren Sharper and Shaun O'Hara discuss all the hot topics in the AFC South.

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  • Peter King: Free agency this year loaded with talent, not big spenders; ma…

    Feb 19
    Although there are four teams with more than $30 million in cap room with the dawn of free agency two weeks away, I expect this to be a stingy season for one of the best free agent classes ever.