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Trent Williams hurt in fight, out of Pro Bowl

Trent Williams hurt in fight, out of Pro Bowl

ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 25, 2013
HONOLULU -- Washington Redskins offensive tackle Trent Williams won't play in the Pro Bowl after being hurt early Friday in a brawl at a Honolulu nightclub. NFL officials and local police said Friday night the first-time all-star was hurt in a fight tha…
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  • Panthers hire Al Holcomb as linebackers coach

    Panthers hire Al Holcomb as linebackers coach

    profootballtalk.com Jan 25, 2013
    We mentioned this morning that Giants assistant Al Holcomb was the latest low-profile name to interview with the Panthers, who are filling in the blanks of their coaching staff without the promise of the same kind of job security other teams can offer. …
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  • Ravens GM: Cameron firing was Harbaugh's call

    Ravens GM: Cameron firing was Harbaugh's call

    CNNSI.com Jan 25, 2013
    OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) -- Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome says the decision to fire offensive coordinator Cam Cameron in December was orchestrated solely by coach John Harbaugh.
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  • Matt Kalil gets belated Pro Bowl trip

    Matt Kalil gets belated Pro Bowl trip

    profootballtalk.com Jan 25, 2013
    The game is two days away, but the players keep saying “aloha” while others are saying, well, “aloha.” Vikings left tackle Matt Kalil has been added to the NFC Pro Bowl team.  He replaces Redskins left tackle Trent Williams, who has withdrawn due
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  • Report: Bisaccia to coach Dallas' special teams

    Report: Bisaccia to coach Dallas' special teams

    ESPN.com Jan 25, 2013
    After just 22 days on the job, Rich Bisaccia has left Auburn to reportedly take a job as special-teams coach for the Dallas Cowboys.
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  • Jerry Jones not doing Jason Garrett any favors

    Jerry Jones not doing Jason Garrett any favors

    ESPN.com Jan 25, 2013
    IRVING, Texas -- Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones has said many times his biggest regret was firing Chan Gailey after only two seasons. Gailey went 18-14 from 1998-99 and the Cowboys went to the playoffs both times, but Jones decided to mak…
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  • Panthers aren’t offering much security during staff search

    Panthers aren’t offering much security during staff search

    profootballtalk.com Jan 25, 2013
    The Panthers have interviewed some guys you may have heard of, but that they’re mostly hiring their own speaks in part to what they’re offering. Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer reports that they’ve interviewed Giants defensive assistant Al Holc
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  • Ryan Kerrigan wasn’t thrilled with his play this season

    Ryan Kerrigan wasn’t thrilled with his play this season

    profootballtalk.com Jan 25, 2013
    Redskins linebacker Ryan Kerrigan is in Hawaii for the Pro Bowl, which is usually seen as a sign that a player’s had a strong season. Kerrigan led the Redskins with 8.5 sacks and was part of a second half defensive turnaround that carried the team to th
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  • NFC East links: Is upheaval bad for Dallas?

    NFC East links: Is upheaval bad for Dallas?

    ESPN.com Jan 25, 2013
    Dallas Cowboys Troy Aikman doesn't see the current Jerry Jones-powered upheaval in the team's coaching staff making the Cowboys any better, the Hall of Fame quarterback said Thursday. "It’s got the look and feel as though Jerry’s making these decision
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  • Aikman sees Cowboys changes, but not results

    Aikman sees Cowboys changes, but not results

    profootballtalk.com Jan 25, 2013
    Hall of Fame quarterback Troy Aikman sees the Cowboys making changes. But he doesn’t necessarily see the Cowboys improving because of them. “I haven’t seen anything up to this point that’s been done that makes me believe that this team is going to
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