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Browns at Giants: Matchup to Watchnytimes.com Oct 6, 2012This game could be an especially ripe opportunity for Eli Manning. Cleveland's defense is yielding an average of 286 passing yards a gameUpvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 6, 2012Public figures, especially public figures who have been involved in self-starting public relations nightmares throughout their careers, should keep one thought above all: Be very careful when it comes to posting on social media. Philadelphia Eagles quar…Upvote Share TweetPresumably, he’ll be wearing his Giants hat. After showing his support in a possibly expensive way, 49ers quarterback Alex Smith will throw out the first pitch tonight when the San Francisco Giants open the playoffs tonight against the Cincinnati Reds,Upvote Share Tweet
Cribbs says Jerome Harrison is dealing with seizuresLast year, an effort to trade running back Jerome Harrison from Detroit to Philadelphia resulted in the discovery of a brain tumor, during the physical administered by the Eagles. Browns receiver Josh Cribbs, a one-time teammate of Harrison’s in CleveUpvote Share Tweet
Injury cost Barry Church a chance at a new contractInjured Cowboys safety Barry Church’s pain isn’t only from his torn Achilles. He also missed an opportunity at more financial security in the process. According to Calvin Watkins of ESPNDallas.com, the Cowboys offered Church a new contract prior to hiUpvote Share Tweet
Now a Cowboy, Brian Moorman honoring commitments in BuffaloAfter 12 years in the NFL, all punting for the Bills, Brian Moorman was abruptly cut last week. A day later he signed with the Cowboys, but he’s not turning his back on Buffalo. With the Cowboys off this week, Moorman traveled back in Buffalo on FridayUpvote Share Tweet
Jerry Jones: Cowboys are not dismayed by a 2-2 startAfter an ugly loss to the Bears on Monday night dropped the Cowboys to 2-2, owner Jerry Jones is trying to stay upbeat. Jones said Friday on 105.3 The Fan that while he isn’t exactly thrilled with the way the team has played since the impressive Week OnUpvote Share Tweet
Shanahan didn’t know what he was getting in Alfred MorrisSure, Robert Griffin III has become the most talked-about rookie in the NFL. But the Redskins have gotten a major contribution from a guy with a far more modest draft pedigree. In round six, coach Mike Shanahan and G.M. Bruce Allen drafted running back…Upvote Share TweetGiants running back Andre Brown ran the ball very well when Ahmad Bradshaw got hurt early this season, but when Bradshaw was healthy enough to play again on Sunday, Brown went back to the bench. The Giants say that’s a reflection on Brown’s blocking.Upvote Share Tweet