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Browns' Massaquoi, Benjamin out vs. Giants

Browns' Massaquoi, Benjamin out vs. Giants

ESPN.com CNNSI.com profootballtalk.com Updated Oct 6, 2012
Browns wide receivers Mohamed Massaquoi and Travis Benjamin will miss Cleveland's game Sunday against the New York Giants because of hamstring injuries.
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  • Browns at Giants: Matchup to Watch

    Browns at Giants: Matchup to Watch

    nytimes.com Oct 6, 2012
    This game could be an especially ripe opportunity for Eli Manning. Cleveland's defense is yielding an average of 286 passing yards a game
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  • It appears that Michael Vick is a dog owner again

    It appears that Michael Vick is a dog owner again

    yahoo.com Oct 6, 2012
    Public 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…
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  • Alex Smith to throw out the first pitch for Giants tonight

    Alex Smith to throw out the first pitch for Giants tonight

    profootballtalk.com Oct 6, 2012
    Presumably, 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,
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  • Cribbs says Jerome Harrison is dealing with seizures

    Cribbs says Jerome Harrison is dealing with seizures

    profootballtalk.com Oct 6, 2012
    Last 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 Cleve
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  • Injury cost Barry Church a chance at a new contract

    Injury cost Barry Church a chance at a new contract

    profootballtalk.com Oct 6, 2012
    Injured 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 hi
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  • Now a Cowboy, Brian Moorman honoring commitments in Buffalo

    Now a Cowboy, Brian Moorman honoring commitments in Buffalo

    profootballtalk.com Oct 6, 2012
    After 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 Friday
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  • Jerry Jones: Cowboys are not dismayed by a 2-2 start

    Jerry Jones: Cowboys are not dismayed by a 2-2 start

    profootballtalk.com Oct 6, 2012
    After 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 On
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  • Shanahan didn’t know what he was getting in Alfred Morris

    Shanahan didn’t know what he was getting in Alfred Morris

    profootballtalk.com Oct 6, 2012
    Sure, 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…
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  • Andre Brown’s playing time limited by his pass protection

    Andre Brown’s playing time limited by his pass protection

    profootballtalk.com Oct 6, 2012
    Giants 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.
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