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Accorsi said he didn’t play favorites with Gettleman

Accorsi said he didn’t play favorites with Gettleman

profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 26, 2013
When former Giants G.M. Ernie Accorsi was hired to help the Panthers find a new G.M., the first name that popped up in league circles as the prime candidate was Giants executive Dave Gettleman, given his relationship and friendship with Accorsi.  And ev
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  • Gregg Williams, leader of the Saints’ bounty scandal, close to …

    Gregg Williams, leader of the Saints’ bounty scandal, close to getting another NFL job

    yahoo.com Jan 26, 2013
    Anyone who thought Gregg Williams' prominent role in the New Orleans Saints' bounty scandal would make it tough for him to get another NFL job was very wrong. In fact, at least one team wants to hire him at just about the first possible moment. The Tenn…
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  • Sources: Titans look to hire suspended Williams

    Sources: Titans look to hire suspended Williams

    ESPN.com Jan 26, 2013
    Suspended former New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams has already met with the Tennessee Titans and is on the verge of becoming the Titans' assistant head coach, according to league sources.
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  • Payton urges New Orleans to show Roger Goodell hospitality

    Payton urges New Orleans to show Roger Goodell hospitality

    profootballtalk.com Jan 26, 2013
    With the NFL preparing to descend on New Orleans, local residents are preparing to roll out the unwelcome mat for Commissioner Roger Goodell, given his handling of the bounty case. Saints coach Sean Payton hopes that doesn’t happen. “I think that woul
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  • Ray Edwards TKOs some tomato can in Minnesota

    Ray Edwards TKOs some tomato can in Minnesota

    profootballtalk.com Jan 26, 2013
    Former Vikings defensive end Ray Edwards returned to the boxing ring Friday night in Minnesota, apparently against the pugilistic equivalent of his own Falcons career. Edwards improved to 2-0 with a 41-second TKO of some guy named Corey Briggs, who is n…
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  • Crennel hasn’t been contacted by Saints, yet

    Crennel hasn’t been contacted by Saints, yet

    profootballtalk.com Jan 26, 2013
    Former Browns and Chiefs head coach Romeo Crennel is on the list of potential defensive coordinators with the Saints. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, however, the Saints have not yet contacted him. It’s unclear at this point whether and to
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  • Jimmy Graham is recovering from wrist surgery

    Jimmy Graham is recovering from wrist surgery

    profootballtalk.com Jan 26, 2013
    Saints tight end Jimmy Graham revealed late in the season that he had been struggling with a wrist injury all year. Now Graham is recovering from wrist surgery. The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports that Graham had the surgery earlier this month. The i…
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  • Video - Gregg Williams Close To NFL Return 00:25

    Gregg Williams Close To NFL Return

    Jan 26
    Gregg Williams close to becoming Titans assistant head coach.
  • Video - It's a fun day with Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy 02:48

    It's a fun day with Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy

    Jan 26
    Take a look as Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy has some fun with his NFC teammates, including his Buccaneers teammate, Doug Martin, during Friday's Pro Bowl practice.
  • Video - It's a fun day with Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy 02:48

    It's a fun day with Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy

    Jan 26
    Take a look as Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy has some fun with his NFC teammates, including his Buccaneers teammate, Doug Martin, during Friday's Pro Bowl practice.

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