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Marc Ross withdraws from Jets G.M. contention

Marc Ross withdraws from Jets G.M. contention

profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 15, 2013
The list of candidates for the New York Jets general manager job has apparently shrunk by one. According to Brian Costello of the New York Post, New York Giants director of college scouting Marc Ross has pulled his name out of contention for the job. Ro…
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  • Eli Manning replaces Aaron Rodgers in Pro Bowl

    Eli Manning replaces Aaron Rodgers in Pro Bowl

    profootballtalk.com Jan 15, 2013
    With Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers unable to play in the Pro Bowl due to a handful of injuries, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has been named to the NFC roster to replace him. Manning completed 60-percent of his passes for 3,948 y…
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  • Tebow says he's uncertain 'what my future holds'

    Tebow says he's uncertain 'what my future holds'

    CNNSI.com Jan 15, 2013
    NEW YORK (AP) -- From nearly unstoppable to nearly invisible.
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  • During Bar Fight, Wyoming Basketball Player Allegedly Kicked Un…

    During Bar Fight, Wyoming Basketball Player Allegedly Kicked Unconscious Man In Face "Like It Was A Football"

    deadspin.com Jan 15, 2013
    On Dec. 31, when news emerged that Wyoming senior guard Luke Martinez-the second-leading scorer on a team that was still undefeated at the time-had broken his hand, the injury was reported as having happened during an "off-campus incident." Yesterday,
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  • Dealing with Cowboys cap problems

    Dealing with Cowboys cap problems

    ESPN.com Jan 15, 2013
    Todd Archer's figures basically match up with the figures John Clayton had last week when he estimated that the Dallas Cowboys would be about $18.2 million over the salary cap right now assuming the cap is roughly the same as last year's. This creates a…
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  • Jags receive permission to interview Darrell Bevell

    Jags receive permission to interview Darrell Bevell

    profootballtalk.com Jan 15, 2013
    The Jaguars are already scheduled to interview Seahawks defensive coordinator Gus Bradley (assuming he doesn’t become the Eagles coach before that happens) and now they’ve received permission to speak to Seattle’s other coordinator. Adam Schefter of
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  • Gus Bradley: What to watch for today

    Gus Bradley: What to watch for today

    Jeff McLane has an update on the Philadelphia Eagles and Gus Bradley, the Seahawks defensive coordinator who looks to be the leading candidate for Philly's head coaching position. Bradley is flying to Philadelphia today for a second interview, and Jeff …
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  • Is Something Wrong?: Critics are still buzzing over the Broncos…

    Is Something Wrong?: Critics are still buzzing over the Broncos' costl…

    CNNSI.com Jan 15, 2013
    Critics are still buzzing over the Broncos' costly decision-making Saturday, but what role does Peyton Manning's health play in the situation? Peter King tackles that and more.
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  • Giants' Thomas plans 3rd return from torn ACL

    Giants' Thomas plans 3rd return from torn ACL

    Terrell Thomas says he will make a third comeback from an ACL injury.
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  • High Risk, High Reward

    High Risk, High Reward

    CNNSI.com Jan 15, 2013
    Jim isn't the only Harbaugh to have a bold late-season move pay off. In Baltimore, the switch to Jim Caldwell as OC has the once free-falling Ravens thriving, Don Banks writes.
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  • PFT Live: Eagles talk with Tim McManus, Coaching Carousel

    PFT Live: Eagles talk with Tim McManus, Coaching Carousel

    profootballtalk.com Jan 15, 2013
    Seahawks defensive coordinator Gus Bradley is the hot name in the Eagles coaching search at the moment and we’ll be talking about the Eagles on Tuesday’s edition of PFT Live. Tim McManus of 97.5 The Fanatic will join Mike Florio to talk about the proc
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  • Secondary should be primary for Redskins

    Secondary should be primary for Redskins

    ESPN.com Jan 15, 2013
    The Washington Redskins' pick in the first round of this year's draft would be No. 22, but they don't get to use that pick, since they traded it to the Rams last year as part of the Robert Griffin III deal. Washington's first pick, barring a trade, will…
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  • Chiefs will stick with 3-4 defense

    Chiefs will stick with 3-4 defense

    profootballtalk.com Jan 15, 2013
    In Philadelphia, Andy Reid’s Eagles teams played a 4-3 defense but he won’t be taking it with him to Kansas City. Reid said Monday that part of the reason the team hired Bob Sutton to be their defensive coordinator was because he was experienced in th
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  • NFC East chat day: Here in the NFC East, we got a little bit of…

    NFC East chat day: Here in the NFC East, we got a little bit of a he…

    ESPN.com Jan 15, 2013
    Here in the NFC East, we got a little bit of a head start on the offseason. We're happy to welcome the AFC West, NFC North and AFC South to the party this week, but the fact is this will be the second chat of our offseason. It rolls at noon ET, and how …
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    Playing With Pain

    Jan 15
    Jason Taylor describes the pains of playing in the NFL, including almost losing his leg.

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