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Dimitroff, Pioli talk shop and reminisce
Falcons G.M. Thomas Dimitroff and former Chiefs G.M. Scott Pioli go way back, more than 20 years. They got together on Thursday to talk shop and reminisce. Coincidentally, the Pro Football Talk cameras were rolling. And I was eavesdropping. While alsoUpvote Share Tweet
Greg Schiano made it clear at the combine that Josh Freeman is the Buccaneers' starting quarterback, writes John Clayton.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Feb 21, 2013Coaches made the biggest headlines on a slow first day at the combine. From newbie Chip Kelly to endangered Mike Munchak, Don Banks breaks down Thursday's key takeaways.Upvote Share Tweet
PFT on NBC Sports Network comes to you live from IndyThe combine is underway and Pro Football Talk on NBC Sports Network is there to bring you everything you need to know from the Underwear Olympics. Mike Florio and former Chiefs General Manager Scott Pioli are in Indianapolis and will speak with Falcons …Upvote Share Tweet
Current, for now, 2013 draft orderHere is the current draft order -- as it stands for now -- at the scouting combine Thursday. Things will change some in March because compensatory picks will be given out in then and that will impact things from the end of the third round onward. But, a…Upvote Share TweetIn his first real public comments since the day after the season, Tampa Bay coach Greg Schiano went to lengths to clarify the last thing we heard from him. Speaking to the media at the scouting combine in Indianapolis on Thursday, Schiano gave quarterba…Upvote Share TweetAlthough many think it’s a foregone conclusion that the Carolina Panthers will have to part ways with either DeAngelo Williams or Jonathan Stewart, new general manager Dave Gettleman said that might not end up being the case. “Can we keep both of themUpvote Share Tweet
Sharrif Floyd not ready to look backBRADENTON, Fla. -- On a sun-splashed Florida afternoon, Sharrif Floyd sat and chatted about where he’s been and where he’s going. It’s a remarkable story, one that should fill Floyd with a sense of accomplishment. But that’s not the case. “SomeoUpvote Share TweetA look at the NFC South’s best and worst from the past five NFL drafts, one team at a time. TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS Best choice: Doug Martin. I usually like to wait more than a year to judge a draft pick. But I think we can go ahead and label Martin, who tUpvote Share Tweet
Johnny Patrick was a popular waiver-wire nameFor a recent third-round pick who couldn’t get on the field for the league’s all-time worst defense (as measured by yards allowed), cornerback Johnny Patrick was popular yesterday. After being released by the Saints, he was claimed off waivers by theUpvote Share Tweet
Don Banks: Eagles far from giving up on Foles; more combine Day 1 SnapsFeb 21INDIANAPOLIS -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a somewhat slow first day at the NFL's annual scouting combine at Lucas Oil Stadium...
NFL combine -- Thursday observations about Bucs, Joeckel, moreFeb 21Greg Schiano made it clear at the combine that Josh Freeman is the Buccaneers' starting quarterback, writes John Clayton.