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profootballtalk.com Updated Aug 17, 2013
The Seattle Seahawks needed someone to step up from a young group of receivers when Percy Harvin was forced to undergo hip surgery earlier this month. Jermaine Kearse has answered the bell. On top of an already strong showing in training camp, Kearse ha…Upvote Share Tweet
Rams-Packers: What to watch revisitedST. LOUIS -- Looking back on five things discussed here before the Rams’ second exhibition game of the 2013 preseason, a 19-7 loss to the Green Bay Packers at the Edward Jones Dome. 1.Right tackle redux. As expected Joe Barksdale got the start in place …Upvote Share Tweet
'My Wish' video featuring Russell WilsonPassing along while watching the Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos play at CenturyLink Field: a video featuring Kevin Lee, a 12-year old with a heart condition, running plays with Russell Wilson.Upvote Share TweetDenver defensive end Derek Wolfe was placed on a backboard and taken away in an ambulance after sustaining a neck injury in the first quarter of a preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks on Saturday.Upvote Share TweetLooking back on three things discussed here before the Arizona Cardinals' second exhibition game of the 2013 preseason, a 12-7 victory over the Dallas Cowboys at University of Phoenix Stadium: 1. Bo Jackson or Deion Sanders. Pregame comparisons between …Upvote Share Tweet
Austin makes first catch, first drop, first almost touchdownprofootballtalk.com Aug 17, 2013Last weekend, only one pass was thrown in the direction of Rams rookie receiver Tavon Austin, the eighth overall pick in the 2013 draft. Tonight, quarterback Sam Bradford targeted Tavon four times in two drives. The first came on a third-and-12 play. Li…Upvote Share Tweet
Larry Fitzgerald, Dez Bryant stand out in sloppy half in Arizonaprofootballtalk.com Aug 17, 2013There’s no need to watch preseason games to confirm that Larry Fitzgerald and Dez Bryant are elite wide receivers, but they went ahead and offered evidence of it on Saturday afternoon anyway. The Cowboys and Cardinals played a pretty sloppy first half i…Upvote Share TweetThree things to watch for Saturday night in the Seattle Seahawks' second exhibition game of the 2013 season, set for 10 p.m. ET at home against the Denver Broncos: 1. The starting QBs. The Seahawks' leadership begged Peyton Manning to consider signing w…Upvote Share TweetEARTH CITY, Mo. -- The Rams and Packers kick off tonight at 8 ET at the Edward Jones Dome. St. Louis is coming off a 27-19 loss in the preseason opener at Cleveland and makes its home debut for 2013. Hometown fans hoping to see the Rams unveil some of t…Upvote Share Tweet
49ers rookie QB B.J. Daniels inserts himself into battle to backup Colin Kaepernickyahoo.com Aug 17, 2013San Francisco 49ers quarterback B.J. Daniels has inserted himself in the mix for the No. 2 job behind starter Colin Kaepernick, head coach Jim Harbaugh said on Friday night. "He’s been there this past week," Harbaugh said after Daniels led the…Upvote Share Tweet
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Golden Tate's big punt returnAug 17Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Golden Tate breaks a couple tackles and returns the punt 33 yards into Broncos territory.
Pre Week 2: Dallas Cowboys vs. Arizona Cardinals highlightsAug 17The Arizona Cardinals defense looks sharp as they hold the Dallas Cowboys to one touchdown in a 12-7 victory in Week 2 of preseason action.
St. Louis Rams wide receiver Tavon Austin's first preseason catchAug 17St. Louis Rams rookie wide receiver Tavon Austin catches his first pass of the preseason from quarterback Sam Bradford against the Green Bay Packers.
St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford fumbles the snapAug 17St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford can't handle the snap and coughs up the ball on the 2-yard line against the Green Bay Packers.