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NFC East News and Rumors
CNNSI.com Updated May 24, 2013
Out are the thumpers, in is the need for speed. Brian Urlacher and Ray Lewis are retired, but their biggest impact is still evident in defenses across the league, Don Banks writes.Share Tweet
Got this on Twitter today from @bvsnizzle91: @espn_nfceast Can we get any information on the Skins that's NOT about RG3's knee? There's 50 some other people on the team! #nfceastmail- Brian Lowery (@bvsnizzle91) May 24, 2013 Sure thing, snizzle. Here'sShare TweetAdmit it -- when you read this headline, you thought to yourself, "Wait a minute -- didn't the Chicago Bears already retire Mike Ditka's number at some point in time?" Well, no. But the organization will right that obvious wrong when the Bears…Share TweetA Dallas County, Texas judge has ordered Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent to undergo further alcohol monitoring while he awaits a trial on an intoxicated manslaughter charge, Selwyn Crawford of the Dallas Morning News reports. Brent was arrest…Share Tweet
Redskins finish up draft class by signing Jordan ReedAdd another team to the list of those with all of their draft picks under contract. The Redskins tweeted a picture of third-round tight end Jordan Reed signing his contract on Friday. With the 85th overall pick under contract, all seven members of their…Share TweetHow does each NFC East team look at running back, and what still needs to be done? Dallas Cowboys After a season in which they ranked third in the league in passing yards and 31st in rushing yards, the Cowboys seek greater balance in their offense. Any …Share TweetMichael Vick's on-field performance with the Philadelphia Eagles has ranged wildly, from the staggering brilliance of 2010 to the turnover-infested frustration of 2012, with various injuries along the way. We spend a lot of time on here writing about Vi…Share TweetThe ligaments in his right knee will heal. But apparently, the relationship between Robert Griffin III and his coaches was never a problem. Griffin talked to reporters at Redskins OTAs yesterday, updating his physical condition. But after the early part…Share Tweet
Breakfast links: Redskins injury updatesWashington Redskins Robert Griffin III described his tearful reaction to waking up after surgery in January and finding out that he was, indeed, embarking on a second recovery from reconstructive surgery to his right knee. Surprise news out of Thursday'…Share Tweet
Hargrove says he’s trying to move beyond his pastAnthony Hargrove signed with the Cowboys for the veteran minimum. If not for his involvement in the Saints bounty investigation, and his subsequent suspension, he thinks that might not have been the case. Hargrove said he’s trying to move forward, but sShare TweetWashington Redskins cornerback Josh Wilson played through a labrum injury at the end of last season. The injury was substantial enough to require surgery over the offseason and the it turned out to be more severe than first realized. According to Rich C…Share Tweet
Herschel Walker: The struggles of an NFL legendMay 24Former Dallas Cowboys running back Herschel Walker opens up about his past mental problems and how his experience dealing with those problems help him reach U.S. service members and veterans.
Washington Redskins Pierre Garcon's shaping into formMay 24Albert Breer catches up with Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon about his health and how quarterback Robert Griffin III looks at OTAs.
Added Monitoring For Cowboys' BrentMay 24Todd Archer discusses the additional court-ordered alcohol monitoring for Cowboys DT Josh Brent as he awaits trial on charges of intoxication manslaughter.
Vick Says He's NFL's Fastest QBMay 24Cris Carter reacts to Michael Vick's statement that he is still the NFL's fastest quarterback.