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Jets say they have no interest in JaMarcus Russell

Jets say they have no interest in JaMarcus Russell

profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 29, 2013
There doesn’t appear to be a need for you to rush out and buy JaMarcus Russell Jets jersey just yet. Reports on Tuesday morning had the Jets holding “very exploratory, informal discussions” about the former first overall pick in the draft whose tenu
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  • Ravens’ Johnson grateful to Hue, Raiders

    Ravens’ Johnson grateful to Hue, Raiders

    insidebayarea.com Jan 29, 2013
    Former Raiders cornerback Chris Johnson, who asked for his release last season while recovering from a family tragedy, was grateful to former coach Hue Jackson and the organization for the support he got after his sister was killed and his mother was sh…
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  • Should Geno Smith be an Oakland target?

    Should Geno Smith be an Oakland target?

    ESPN.com Jan 29, 2013
    Earlier Tuesday, I had a Twitter discussion with several readers about the idea of the Oakland Raiders taking West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith with the No. 3 pick in the NFL draft. There have been a lot of rumors that the Raiders could be interested…
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  • Too Much?: For as many people as Ray Lewis has inspired, it ……

    Too Much?: For as many people as Ray Lewis has inspired, it …

    CNNSI.com Jan 29, 2013
    For as many people as Ray Lewis has inspired, it seems an equal number have tired of the Baltimore linebacker's story, writes Peter King. Do Lewis' detractors have a point?
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Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Oher's story still resonating with Ravens; more Media Day Snaps

    Jan 29
    NEW ORLEANS -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from Tuesday's Super Bowl Media Day at the Superdome, always the most inane day on the league's annual calendar...
  • Super Bowl XLVII Hot Read -- Coaches not immune to supersized chaos of big…

    Jan 29
    Nothing can prepare coaches for the chaos and pressure of the Super Bowl, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
  • Peter King: America tires of Ray Lewis, Alex Smith's fate, mail

    Jan 29
    NEW ORLEANS -- One thing, as Super Bowl week kicks off in full Tuesday with Media Day at the Superdome, I think that I should have dropped into Monday Morning Quarterback: