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Vick’s cap number for 2013 will be $12.2 million

Vick’s cap number for 2013 will be $12.2 million

profootballtalk.com Updated Feb 16, 2013
The weekend is the time when things slow down and I can go back and clean up the periodic messes I make between Monday and Friday. When deciphering the mechanics of Mike Vick’s new contract with the Eagles, I originally believed that the three-year deal
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  • Kiffin knows Cowboys are on a one-year plan

    Kiffin knows Cowboys are on a one-year plan

    profootballtalk.com Feb 16, 2013
    The Cowboys are hopeful about the Monte Kiffin era, but the simple fact they’ve had so much turnover at defensive coordinator makes you wonder how successful he’ll be able to be. The 72-year-old Kiffin became the Cowboys’ fifth defensive coordinator
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  • ‘Shutdown Corner’ offseason TPS report: Dallas Cowboys

    ‘Shutdown Corner’ offseason TPS report: Dallas Cowboys

    yahoo.com Feb 16, 2013
    Over the next few weeks, "Shutdown Corner" will pay homage to "Office Space" (TPS reports) as we take a quick look back at each team's 2012 season and a look at what lies ahead for the 2013 offseason. We now head to the NFC and begin…
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  • High School Students Vote To Change Redskins Mascot Despite Pro…

    High School Students Vote To Change Redskins Mascot Despite Protests From Parents And Alumni

    deadspin.com Feb 16, 2013
    In the Washington Redskins' fight agains the perception that their mascot, a racist caricature and slur, is a racist caricature and slur, they have enlisted the aid of various high schools around the nation who use the same mascot, mostly to act as a sh…
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  • Chris Canty has heard from Panthers players, but not GM

    Chris Canty has heard from Panthers players, but not GM

    profootballtalk.com Feb 16, 2013
    Former Giants defensive tackle Chris Canty has already visited with the Titans and the Chiefs, but the team he might like to play for hasn’t called yet. Canty, who was a high school star in Charlotte, said he’d love to have a chance to play there agai
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  • Saturday morning one-liners

    Saturday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Feb 16, 2013
    Former Jets quarterbacks coach Matt Cavanaugh admits that QB Tim Tebow wasn’t used “as much as we should have, probably.” A pair of Bills season-ticket holders had a Bills-themed wedding.  (The party was crashed by a Giants fan.  Then a Redskins f
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  • For now, Eagles would want a “significant offer” for Nick Fole…

    For now, Eagles would want a “significant offer” for Nick Foles

    profootballtalk.com Feb 16, 2013
    After Michael Vick signed a new contract with the Eagles, head coach Chip Kelly said Vick will compete with Nick Foles to be the team’s starting quarterback. But the talk that Foles would be traded began almost instantly. The talk started with a report
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  • Giants trying to re-sign Chase Blackburn before free agency

    Giants trying to re-sign Chase Blackburn before free agency

    profootballtalk.com Feb 16, 2013
    Chase Blackburn has been with the Giants for his entire eight-year NFL career, but he never had a bigger impact than he did last year, when he started 15 games at middle linebacker and had career highs in tackles, sacks, passes defensed and forced fumbl…
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  • ‘Shutdown Corner’ offseason TPS report: Philadelphia Eagles

    ‘Shutdown Corner’ offseason TPS report: Philadelphia Eagles

    yahoo.com Feb 16, 2013
    Over the next few weeks, "Shutdown Corner" will pay homage to "Office Space" (TPS reports) as we take a quick look back at each team's 2012 season and a look at what lies ahead for the 2013 offseason. We now head to the NFC and begin…
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