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profootballtalk.com Updated Jun 11, 2013
Honesty may be the best policy, but it also can spark a perceived mutiny. At a time when Eagles coach Chip Kelly, who does everything fast, has decided to take his time when naming a starting quarterback, Mike Vick has said he’d prefer to know sooner thShare Tweet
Receiver Hakeem Nicks, who is entering the final season of a five-year contract, declined to confirm or deny its role in his absence from recent voluntary organized team activities.Share TweetIn what could be a pre-emptive strike at the possibility his name won’t appear among the final 30 names to be unveiled in NFL Network’s 10-week space-filling extravaganza (have you heard about our Mt. Rushmore series?), Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo hShare TweetJason Garrett knew when reporters started asking five months ago that he would no longer call plays for the Dallas Cowboys.Share TweetThe Indianapolis Colts and running back Ahmad Bradshaw agreed to one-year deal Tuesday.Share TweetThe fact that he lived through it makes it easier to laugh now. But Donte Stallworth had to admit, he wasn’t sure he was going to be able to. The veteran wide receiver took part in Redskins minicamp on a tryout basis Tuesday, a minor miracle after he anShare TweetEarlier on Tuesday we told you that Saints linebacker Victor Butler is waiting to hear about the severity of a knee injury he suffered in a practice at minicamp. A player that Butler used to back up with the Cowboys is also dealing with knee pain at the…Share Tweet
Frank Luntz, the GOP strategist who helped the NHL owners craft their lockout talking points, will fdeadspin.com Jun 11, 2013Frank Luntz, the GOP strategist who helped the NHL owners craft their lockout talking points, will focus group the Redskins naming controversy. The NFL says it's not responsible; the Redskins refused comment. [ThinkProgress]Read more...Share TweetEagles cornerback Cary Williams said during the team’s mandatory minicamp last week and said that he didn’t care if anyone had a problem with his decision to miss OTAs to take care of other responsibilities, which included overseeing work being done oShare Tweet
Next Up for Redskins' RG3: Rehab During Honeymoonnytimes.com Jun 11, 2013After showing that he can now do "explosive sprinting" - his dreadlocks flowing behind him as he dashed from sideline to sideline in the end zone of the Washington Redskins practice bubble - Robert Griffin III then held a news conference that referencShare TweetASHBURN, Va. -- After the Washington Redskins wrap up their minicamp here Wednesday, rehabbing quarterback Robert Griffin III plans to spend another week at the facility before going off to get married and enjoy the "personal life" portion of …Share TweetThe Dallas Cowboys are signing a defensive tackle named Jeris Pendleton, and they're going to need to make room on the roster for him. Calvin Watkins has an idea on how to clear a spot, and it makes a fair amount of sense: Cut nose tackle Josh Brent. Br…Share TweetASHBURN, Va. -- Yeah, so, there's this Washington Redskins practice going on during our regular Tuesday chat time. And Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is spitting right in the face of Donovan McNabb's well-intentioned advice and having a news co…Share Tweet
Breakfast links: Minicamp maniaThe NFC East breakfast links: A Tebow-free zone since 2011. Enjoy. New York Giants We'll know soon enough, but wide receiver Hakeem Nicks is expected to be at mandatory minicamp practice today after skipping voluntary OTAs the past two weeks and frustra…Share TweetThe Dallas Cowboys are expected to have a new player on the practice field for the start of the team’s mini-camp on Tuesday. According to Todd Archer of ESPNDallas.com, the Cowboys plan to sign former Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Jeris Pendleton.Share Tweet
RG III Focused On Week 1 ReturnJun 11Jeannine Edwards reports from Redskins camp, where Robert Griffin III has been working out during organized team activities.
Colts Sign Ahmad BradshawJun 11Adam Schefter discusses the one-year deal running back Ahmad Bradshaw signed with the Indianapolis Colts.
Nicks Attends MinicampJun 11Adam Schefter discusses why Giants WR Hakeem Nicks decided to attend Giants mandatory minicamp and shares the latest news on unsigned restricted free agent Victor Cruz.
Callahan Will Call Plays For CowboysJun 11NFL Live OT: Tedy Bruschi, Damien Woody and Herm Edwards discuss coach Jason Garrett's confirmation that Bill Callahan will call offensive plays for the Cowboys.