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Titans dismiss O coordinator, promote QB coach

Titans dismiss O coordinator, promote QB coach

ESPN.com CNNSI.com profootballtalk.com Updated Nov 26, 2012
Titans coach Mike Munchak has fired offensive coordinator Chris Palmer and replaced the veteran with quarterbacks coach Dowell Loggains.
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  • Jaguars Notebook: No excuse for seven sacks by Titans

    Jaguars Notebook: No excuse for seven sacks by Titans

    jacksonville.com Nov 26, 2012
    No surprises so no excuses. That was the message from Jaguars coach Mike Mularkey on Monday after his pass protection was taken apart by Tennessee to the tune of seven sacks. “We have rules that hold up against everything,” Mularkey said. “There’s
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  • Jamaal Charles Waited Around for Peyton Manning's Autograph Aft…

    Jamaal Charles Waited Around for Peyton Manning's Autograph After Losing To Peyton Manning

    deadspin.com Nov 26, 2012
    According to Neal Jones of KCTV-5, Dwayne Bowe also got in on the action and posed for some pictures with Manning following Kansas City's 17-9 loss to the Broncos. And he actually made some sense. When cameras caught the two Chiefs stars milling around …
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  • PED bans: Patriots' Cunningham

    PED bans: Patriots' Cunningham

    CNNSI.com Nov 26, 2012
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- The New England Patriots lost their second defensive end in nine days on Monday when Jermaine Cunningham was suspended for four games without pay for violating the NFL policy on performance-enhancing substances.
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  • NFL won't suspend Suh for low hit on QB Schaub

    NFL won't suspend Suh for low hit on QB Schaub

    DETROIT (AP) -- Ndamukong Suh might lose some money for his low blow against Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub.
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  • Texans LB Reed has a 'significant' groin injury

    Texans LB Reed has a 'significant' groin injury

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    The Houston Texans are hurting heading into the stretch run.
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  • What I think the Texans are thinking

    What I think the Texans are thinking

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    What I think they are thinking at the headquarters of the Houston Texans this evening ... Maybe first-round rookie Whitney Mercilus, who will be stepping in to play for the injured Brooks Reed at outside linebacker, will give our pass rush the spark bey…
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  • Outsiders don't like Colts in playoffs

    Outsiders don't like Colts in playoffs

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    Football Outsiders sees the Colts in the playoffs but not lasting long . That’s not a tough conclusion to draw. The gap between the very best teams in the AFC and the teams that are in line for the fifth and sixth slots is significant. You need only loo
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  • What I think the Jaguars are thinking

    What I think the Jaguars are thinking

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    What I think they are thinking at the headquarters of the Jaguars this afternoon… So that’s what winning feels like. It’s been so long, we kind of forgot. Mike Mularkey told us a story last week about a guy digging for gold who gave up and saw the n
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  • What I think the Titans are thinking

    What I think the Titans are thinking

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    What I think the Tennessee Titans are thinking at team headquarters this afternoon... Mike Munchak used the word mediocrity after that poor showing in Jacksonville. Mediocre is what we are -- at best. Mediocre is more like 8-8, and we’d have to go 4-1 t
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  • PFT Live: Lions talk with Dave Birkett, Browns talk with Tony G…

    PFT Live: Lions talk with Dave Birkett, Browns talk with Tony Grossi

    profootballtalk.com Nov 26, 2012
    Thanksgiving created a little break for PFT Live, but it’s back with a packed show this Monday. Mike Florio will talk to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press about the Lions in the wake of their Thanksgiving loss to the Texans. The latest bit of footw
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  • Reviewing Jaguars four keys

    Reviewing Jaguars four keys

    jacksonville.com Nov 26, 2012
    Reviewing the four keys to Sunday’s Titans-Jaguars game:  FIRST DOWN Ignore the run — really Entering the game: Tennessee ranked 28th against the run, but the Jaguars haven’t reached 100 yards rushing in the last seven games. Why stick with it?
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  • RTC: Colts were right to dismiss 'rebuilding'

    RTC: Colts were right to dismiss 'rebuilding'

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    Reading the coverage ... NFL rules have “grown into a convoluted mess, with no sense of what is reasonable or even needed. It's as though the NFL is trying to keep everyone -- the players, the fans, the coaches, even the officials -- in a constant state
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  • Interesting numbers from Colts' win

    Interesting numbers from Colts' win

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    Some interesting notes on the Colts from ESPN Stats & Information coming out of their win over the Bills. T.Y. Hilton: When throwing into the end zone, Hilton is the man for Andrew Luck. He’s thrown three touchdowns to Hilton on such throws this season,
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  • Peyton took every snap despite concussion test

    Peyton took every snap despite concussion test

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    Peyton Manning, slammed to the ground as he threw a touchdown pass near the end of the first half in the Broncos' win Sunday, never missed a snap after being put through concussion testing.
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  • Measuring Henne vs. Gabbert downfield

    Measuring Henne vs. Gabbert downfield

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    We’ve given a good share of blame for the Jaguars' non-threatening offense on the play calling and the scheme. But Chad Henne's success tells us Blaine Gabbert certainly deserves his share of the blame, too. Per ESPN Stats & Information, Henne tied a ca
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  • Stevie Johnson wants Ryan Fitzpatrick calling more plays

    Stevie Johnson wants Ryan Fitzpatrick calling more plays

    profootballtalk.com Nov 26, 2012
    The Bills fell to 4-7 on Sunday in Indianapolis thanks largely to an offense that never mustered much of a threat to the Colts. It’s not a new story in Buffalo. The Bills have scored zero or one offensive touchdown in four of their last seven games and
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  • Slideshow: Your AFC South fan photos

    Slideshow: Your AFC South fan photos

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    We are getting better at this, I think. Your game days include stadium shots and lucky jerseys and impressive menus. The more you share, the more we can do with a slide show. Thanks for being part of this one.
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  • Brandon Weeden, several Bears headline Week 12”²s injury roundu…

    Brandon Weeden, several Bears headline Week 12”²s injury roundup

    yahoo.com Nov 26, 2012
    Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning leads our Sunday night Rx report after undergoing a concussion test and x-rays after taking a shot to the head in Sunday's 17-9 win over the Kansas City Chiefs. Manning passed the test and the 11-time Pro Bowler…
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  • Video - PTI Big Finish November 26th 00:50

    PTI Big Finish November 26th

    Nov 26
    PTI runs down Monday's top stories.
  • Video - Is Ndamukong Suh A Dirty Player? 02:33

    Is Ndamukong Suh A Dirty Player?

    Nov 26
    Merril Hoge and Ron Jaworski discuss the latest allegations of dirty play by Ndamukong Suh.
  • Video - Colts' cheerleader supports fight against cancer, shaves head 02:08

    Colts' cheerleader supports fight against cancer, shaves head

    Nov 26
    Megan, one of two Indianapolis Colts cheerleaders to shave their heads at Sunday's game, joins "NFL AM" to discuss the experience, the presence of head coach Chuck Pagano and the fight against cancer.
  • Video - GameDay: Buffalo Bills vs. Indianapolis Colts highlights 02:14

    GameDay: Buffalo Bills vs. Indianapolis Colts highlights

    Nov 26
    Indianapolis Colts QB Andrew Luck throws for nearly 250 yards and a touchdown, while Colts WR T.Y. Hilton has a very impressive day in a 20-13 win over the Buffalo Bills.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: As we hit home stretch, suspense reigns in NFC playoff chase

    Nov 26
    Prelude to a diss: In the last 52 weeks, the Packers have met the Giants three times. Green Bay has allowed 35, 37 and 38 points, and an average of 419 yards a game, and nine Eli Manning touchdown passes. Time for defensive coordinator Dom Capers to fig…
  • Don Banks: Giants serve notice to league with pressure-packed win over Pac…

    Nov 26
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Sometimes I think Tom Coughlin's Giants team should come with a disclaimer label attached: "For best results, apply pressure.''