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Graham fixed on proving self, not contract

Graham fixed on proving self, not contract

ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated Sep 28, 2013
METAIRIE, La. -- New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham stressed again Saturday that he is not concerned about his contract situation and is strictly focused on football -- something that has been working awfully well for the reigning NFC Offensive P…
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  • Cameron Wake questionable for Monday night

    Cameron Wake questionable for Monday night

    The Dolphins’ defense may be without its best pass rusher against the high-powered Saints passing game on Monday night. Miami defensive end Cameron Wake is listed as questionable on the Dolphins’ injury report with a knee injury. Wake is dealing with a …
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  • Report: Gronkowski, Patriots not seeing eye to eye on his retur…

    Report: Gronkowski, Patriots not seeing eye to eye on his return

    profootballtalk.com Sep 28, 2013
    The Patriots and tight end Rob Gronkowski may not be on the same page about his return from back surgery. The Boston Herald reports that Gronkowski’s camp and the team have a disagreement over his availability for Sunday night’s game against the Falcons…
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  • Fans give touchdown ball back to Robert Meachem

    Fans give touchdown ball back to Robert Meachem

    profootballtalk.com Sep 28, 2013
    When Saints receiver Robert Meachem scored the first touchdown of his second stint in New Orleans on Sunday, he did what he often did during his first stint in New Orleans: He flipped the ball into the stands and let a fan have it as a souvenir. But onc…
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  • Teams that passed on Lotulelei will regret it

    Teams that passed on Lotulelei will regret it

    ESPN.com Sep 28, 2013
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- NFL teams that passed on defensive tackle Star Lotulelei in the 2013 draft are finding out the hard way the Carolina Panthers rookie, indeed, has a good heart. A big one, too. In many ways, the former University of Utah standout is be…
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  • Unplanned makeover working for Saints' D

    Unplanned makeover working for Saints' D

    ESPN.com Sep 28, 2013
    METAIRIE, La. – The New Orleans Saints didn't plan to start a youth movement or some kind of extreme roster makeover on their defense this season. In fact, they worked hard to restructure the contracts of core veterans such as Will Smith, Jonathan Vilma…
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  • Pro Football Now: Patriots-Falcons preview

    Pro Football Now: Patriots-Falcons preview

    CNNSI.com Sep 28, 2013
    The Falcons are banged up and desperately need a win to right their season. Can Atlanta get one against the Patriots?
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  • Video - Dolphins-Saints MNF Preview 01:19

    Dolphins-Saints MNF Preview

    Sep 28
    Mike Tirico and Jon Gruden preview the "Monday Night Football" matchup between the Dolphins and Saints at 8:25 p.m. ET on ESPN.
  • Video - Rookies to Watch in Week 4 02:17

    Rookies to Watch in Week 4

    Sep 28
    Daniel Jeremiah unveils his rookies that will make an impact in Week 4. Can quarterback Mike Glennon make the Buccaneers forget about Josh Freeman?
  • Video - Who remains undefeated: the New Orleans Saints or Miami Dolphins? 05:32

    Who remains undefeated: the New Orleans Saints or Miami Dolphins?

    Sep 28
    Marshall Faulk, Terrell Davis and Jamie Dukes make their picks and explain why either the New Orleans Saints or Miami Dolphins stays unbeaten after their Week 4 showdown.

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    Sep 28
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