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The media of Philadelphia evidently can't fill the winter hours by moaning about the Phillies or their just-outside-of-the-playoffs NBA and NHL teams. They want to talk Eagles. And they don't want to talk strategy, or draft picks, or rhapsodize about Ch…Share Tweet
PFT on NBC Sports Network: AFC East, NFC East free agent needsTwo weeks from now, free agency will be up and running in the NFL. That makes now as good a time as any to start outlining the needs of teams heading into that period. Erik Kuselias, Mike Florio and Shaun King will kick off the process by taking a look …Share TweetDavid Diehl is a 10-year NFL veteran who knows how the system works. And as he told Tom Rock of Newsday, he's aware that he could be the next New York Giants veteran to be released in advance of free agency: "The thing you realize at an early age i…Share TweetWashington Redskins tight end Fred Davis, who is recovering from a torn Achilles suffered last season, was cleared to play by Dr. Robert Anderson on Tuesday.Share TweetThe Associated Press used to have a rule (not sure whether they still do) that they would not report a threatened or prospective lawsuit -- only one that had actually been filed. I always thought this was a good rule. Of course, now there are no rules. …Share TweetCNNSI.com Feb 26, 2013Having finally cleared a hurdle, it's Super Bowl or bust in Atlanta. But with clear needs and key free agents, work remains to stay near the top of the pack, Tom Mantzouranis writes.Share Tweet
PFT Live: Jerome Felton, Steelers/Cowboys to-do listsAdrian Peterson ran for 2,097 yards in 2012 and he had fullback Jerome Felton helping clear the path toward many of them. Felton’s headed toward free agency off that performance and he’ll join Mike Florio on Tuesday’s PFT Live to talk about what theShare Tweet
Who may get squeezed out in Washington?On Monday, we discussed the Washington Redskins' lingering fight to get back some of the salary-cap space that was taken from them last year as a penalty for the way they structured some contracts during the uncapped 2010 season. Specifically, that post…Share TweetOregon pass rusher Dion Jordan put on a sensational performance at the NFL scouting combine, leading to increasing talk that Jordan’s college coach, Chip Kelly, may draft him to play for the Eagles. Kelly is doing nothing to dismiss that talk. Asked aboShare TweetEvery Tuesday at noon ET we hold a one-hour NFC East chat in which you guys can come and ask me anything you want and I'll scroll through your questions, pick out the ones I like best and try as hard as I can to offer insightful answers to them. It's fu…Share Tweet
Breakfast links: Is Nnamdi next out the door?Washington Redskins Mike Jones has a look at Florida International safety Johnathan Cyprien, who could be a player the Redskins target with their first pick of April's draft. The Redskins don't have a first-round pick and don't pick until No. 51 overall…Share Tweet
Jerry Jones: Rob Ryan’s defense is “too much scheme”Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says Rob Ryan, who was fired as defensive coordinator last month, ran a defense that was too complicated. Jones said at the Scouting Combine that the decision to fire Ryan and hire Monte Kiffin was made in large part because Da…Share Tweet
Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher: Robert Griffin III provides hopeFeb 26Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher discusses his future in the NFL and also describes the impressive character traits of quarterback Robert Griffin III.
Asomugha Didn't Eat With TeamFeb 26Dan Graziano discusses the report that Eagles CB Nnamdi Asomugha ate lunch in his car during practices instead of with his teammates last season.
Will London Fletcher return in 2013?Feb 26Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher joins "NFL AM" to discuss quarterback Robert Griffin III and whether or not he'll return next season.
Dallas Cowboys bus tourFeb 26Steve Wyche and Mark Kriegel hop in the Dallas Cowboys club bus to get a glimpse of how owner Jerry Jones gets around the country.