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Redskins ask judge to dismiss Barrett Green lawsuit

Redskins ask judge to dismiss Barrett Green lawsuit

profootballtalk.com CNNSI.com ESPN.com Updated Jul 16, 2013
Former New York Giants linebacker Barrett Green has sued the Washington Redskins, former defensive coordinator Gregg Williams and tight end Robert Royal for a knee injury he sustained in a game late in the 2004 season. Now the Redskins are asking the ju…
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  • Some in Dallas baffled that Josh Brent is still a Cowboy

    Some in Dallas baffled that Josh Brent is still a Cowboy

    profootballtalk.com Jul 16, 2013
    Josh Brent, the Cowboys defensive tackle who was charged with intoxication manslaughter in the crash that killed his teammate Jerry Brown, remains a member of the team. And not everyone in Dallas can understand the Cowboys’ thinking on that. According t…
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  • Cowboys check out spare QBs before camp

    Cowboys check out spare QBs before camp

    profootballtalk.com Jul 16, 2013
    We know Tony Romo’s not playing golf this weekend, and the last we heard, he’s still on track to be ready for the start of training camp after surgery to remove a cyst from his back. But they appear to be checking out the market for spare camp arms, jus…
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  • Michael Bamiro set to sign with Eagles

    Michael Bamiro set to sign with Eagles

    profootballtalk.com Jul 16, 2013
    Michael Bamiro has successfully dodged the draft, and landed with the Eagles. According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, the Eagles will sign the Stony Brook tackle, who through a complicated set of circumstances, never had to go through the regular or s…
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  • DeMarcus Ware will be “out there doing everything” at camp

    DeMarcus Ware will be “out there doing everything” at camp

    Back in June, Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware sat out the team’s minicamp because his right shoulder wasn’t quite recovered enough from offseason surgery. There will be no such restrictions on Ware when the Cowboys open up training camp on Sunday. W…
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  • Romo passes on American Century Championship

    Romo passes on American Century Championship

    profootballtalk.com Jul 16, 2013
    A year ago, Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo was favored to win the American Century Championship, a celebrity golf tournament held at Lake Tahoe and broadcast by NBC. This year, Romo is guaranteed to finish behind perennial long shot Charles Barkley. Romo…
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  • Links: Dallas offense better than expected?

    Links: Dallas offense better than expected?

    ESPN.com Jul 16, 2013
    Dallas Cowboys Jonathan Bales, founder of The DC Times, who also writes for DallasCowboys.com and the New York Times, breaks down why the Cowboys’ offense might be better than expected in 2013. Calvin Watkins of ESPNDallas.com weighs in with some random…
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  • Could Foles be ahead of Vick in race to be Eagles starter?

    Could Foles be ahead of Vick in race to be Eagles starter?

    profootballtalk.com Jul 16, 2013
    Mike Vick may not be the fastest quarterback in the NFL, but he’s surely the fastest in Philly. The race to start for the Eagles, however, isn’t a sprint. It’s also not a marathon. It’s more of a Superstars-style obstacle course. And there are indicatio…
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  • Chip Kelly not looking to mark his turf during camp

    Chip Kelly not looking to mark his turf during camp

    profootballtalk.com Jul 16, 2013
    When the Eagles report for training camp on July 22, things will have a very different look than past years. Andy Reid will be in Kansas City, marking the first time since 1999 that he won’t be running practices for the team. The team will also be holdi…
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  • Video - Most Vulnerable Second-Year QB 01:30

    Most Vulnerable Second-Year QB

    Jul 16
    Brian Dawkins and Billy Devaney debate which second-year NFL quarterback is the most vulnerable.
  • Video - Chris Cooley retires 00:44

    Chris Cooley retires

    Jul 16
    Ari Wolfe reports that after nine NFL seasons, former Washington Redskins tight end Chris Cooley is retiring.
  • Video - Forbes: Cowboys Are 5th-Most Valuable Sports Franchise 03:20

    Forbes: Cowboys Are 5th-Most Valuable Sports Franchise

    Jul 16
    Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless debate if the Dallas Cowboys are still America's Team after Forbes Magazine declared them the fifth-most valuable sports franchise.
  • Video - Is Washington Redskins quarterback RGIII on pace for a Week 1 return? 04:57

    Is Washington Redskins quarterback RGIII on pace for a Week 1 return?

    Jul 16
    Mike Jones of the Washington Post joins NFL Network's "NFL AM" to talk about Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III's recovery and the status of wide receiver Pierre Garcon.

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