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profootballtalk.com Updated May 16, 2013
Another publication seems to think that our Mt. Rushmore exercise has been limited to one team - the Jaguars. For said other publication and anyone else who can’t, you know, read, we’re doing it for every team. The winners will be announced throughoUpvote Share Tweet
As we and many others reported yesterday, the New England Patriots released defensive tackle Kyle Love this week in the wake of the news that he has Type-2 diabetes. And for those who were wondering whether Love's release might have been for other reaso…Upvote Share TweetThe Patriots’ apologists suddenly have gotten very quiet. For many of them, their strongest arguments in support of the team’s decision to release defensive lineman Kyle Love evaporated when the Jaguars realized that football and Type-2 diabetes can cUpvote Share Tweetyahoo.com May 16, 2013David Garrard's injured left knee will end his decade-long playing career, but the former Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback could begin his coaching career with an internship with the New York Jets, reports Jim Corbett of the USA Today. Garrard, 35, has …Upvote Share TweetThe Texans added a pair of players to the mix at outside linebacker during the draft and they’ve gotten one of them under contract. John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports that the Texans have agreed to terms with fourth-round pick Trevardo WilliaUpvote Share TweetWith the second pick in the first round, the Jacksonville Jaguars got themselves a rock of an offensive tackle in Luke Joeckel. What did they get with the first pick of the second round? A team in dire need of cornerstones might have found one for the d…Upvote Share TweetWe've pushed back our weekly chat a couple hours this afternoon. So reset your alarm, adjust your calendar reminder: We'll dive into to all things AFC South and beyond at 3 p.m. ET, 2 p.m. CT. The move is, in part, a result of a commitment for an airpor…Upvote Share Tweet
RTC: Pagano high on HughesReading the coverage... Houston Texans At 23rd, Matt Schaub is only three slots ahead of Jake Locker in these quarterback rankings from Will Brinson of CBS Sports. The Texans officially added running back Deji Karim and center Tyler Horn, says Tania Gan…Upvote Share TweetWhen organizations make changes at the top, the guys on the bottom of the roster are at risk. So with a new coach and General Manager, the Jaguars aren’t afraid to let the old guys go. The latest to be shown the door is running back Montell Owens, accorUpvote Share TweetAlthough the Jacksonville Jaguars said they drafted Denard Robinson to be a running back and kick returner, he ran some plays from the quarterback spot on Wednesday.Upvote Share TweetAt his best, defensive tackle Tyson Alualu has been a solid player. The Jacksonville Jaguars haven't seen his best often enough, partly because he has dealt with a bad knee for much of his time since they drafted him out of Cal 10th overall in 2010. Gus…Upvote Share Tweet
Thursday morning one-linersThe Bills are hoping Colts draft bust Jerry Hughes can give them something they lack. Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald warns that being offseason champions means nothing for the Dolphins now. Patriots LB Jerod Mayo is willing to wait and see how the…Upvote Share Tweet
'Top 100 Players of 2013': Chris JohnsonMay 16Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson is voted the 62nd-best player in the NFL, according to his peers, on the "Top 100 Players of 2013."
Patriots Release DT Kyle LoveMay 16Mike Reiss and the "NFL Live" crew discuss the decision by the Patriots to release Kyle Love after the defensive tackle was diagnosed with diabetes.