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NFL notes: League looks into Winston allegation

The NFL is investigating an allegation that quarterback Jameis Winston of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers groped a female Uber driver in 2016, and Winston has denied the allegation on his social media accounts…read more

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What to watch for in Patriots-Raiders in Mexico

If you thought you were done watching NFL football being played outside the United States in 2017, boy, do we have a surprise for you. The league heads south of the border Sunday and is taking two of its better … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving NFL Football Will Be Played in Shadow of Groundbreaking Living CTE Diagnosis

A week to the day before Thanksgiving, researchers confirmed that doctors were able to diagnose a case of chronic traumatic encephalopathy in a living patient. CNN reported that the patient was former NFL player Fred McNeill, who has since died…read … Continue reading

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Best NFL football knockout, survivor pool picks for Week 11

If you’ve made it this far in your NFL survivor pool this season, kudos. It’s been a wild and crazy season. But now it’s getting really tough. Time to get the edge to lead you into the home stretch…read more

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Monday Night Football suffers another NFL ratings disaster, this one featuring the Miami Dolphins

If the ratings for the Monday Night Football game between the Miami Dolphins and Carolina Panthers were a military weapon they would be described as, well, a tank. Because t hat’s what the ratings did when the Dolphins and…read more

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Picking the Perfect Week 11 fantasy football lineup

So you think you’re perfect, eh? Well, don’t just talk about it. Be about it. Prove to your friends and (more importantly) strangers you’ll never meet that you’re a…read more

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GIFs that help tell the story of the NFL in Week 10

Every week of the NFL season tells a story. GIFs — pronounced “gifs”, “jifs” or “gee-oafs” — can do the same thing. So let’s tell the story of Week 10 through GIFs…read more

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Ben Roethlisberger rips football on Thursdays, says NFL needs to get rid of it

The Steelers quarterback is not a fan of playing football in the middle of the week…read more

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The Saints as Super Bowl Favorites, the Cowboys Could Be Done, Case Keenum Won’t Go Away, Burfict Is an Embarrassment

Plus, an afternoon where bloopers, bone-headed plays and dumb penalties (hello, Jaguars and Chargers!) fueled the excitement…read more

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Best of 2017 Week 10

Take a look at all the best action from Week 10 games…read more

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‘Thursday Night Football’ ‘should be illegal’ to protect the NFL from itself

Just how unusual has the 2017 NFL season been? Weird enough that a lot of the Thursday Night Football games have actually been pretty enjoyable affairs compared to the tedious poopfest we’re used to….read more  

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‘This is not OK.’ Can the NFL fix Thursday Night Football?

That was not the locker room of a team that just won on national television. That was not the scene of a group that improved to 6-3 and snagged a share of the division lead…read more

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NFL DFS: Best Week 9 DraftKings and FanDuel Daily fantasy football picks

SportsLine’s Mike McClure, a DFS pro with more than $1M in winnings, gives optimal lineup advice…read more

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NFL trade wave … explained! Plus, five big questions for Week 9

As I ask around about this NFL trade wave — which really goes back to training camp and cut-down day — fresh blood in decision-making seats is indeed one factor that comes up…read more

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Best NFL football knockout, survivor pool picks for Week 9

National sports writer Mike Tierney tells you who to pick in your Week 9 football office pool…read more

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Fantasy football 2017: NFL Week 9 cheat sheet

Need some quick tips to assemble your fantasy lineup for Week 9? This is another big week for byes in the NFL with six franchises off in Week 9, plus we had some trades over the past week that could…read … Continue reading

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NFL IQ quiz Week 9: Time to test your football knowledge

Welcome to the Weekly NFL IQ Quiz, testing your knowledge as we head into Week 9 of the 2017 season. Think you know your stuff? Give it a go! The answers will be posted here Saturday at noon ET…read more

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NFL DFS Week 9: Best DraftKings, FanDuel Daily Fantasy football picks

SportsLine’s Mike McClure, a DFS pro with more than $1M in winnings, gives optimal lineup advice…read more

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Picking the Perfect Week 9 fantasy football lineup

So you think you’re perfect, eh? Well, don’t just talk about it. Be about it. Prove to your friends and (more importantly) strangers you’ll never meet that you’re a fantasy football genius…read more

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‘Monday Night Football’ Ratings Fumble As Chiefs Beat Broncos

Even though it was the day before Halloween, last night’s Monday Night Football was part trick and part treat for the Kansas City Chiefs as the teams snapped a two-game losing streak to pummel the Denver…read more

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