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Khan: Jaguars ‘maybe not the biggest idiot’ in football

With the Jacksonville Jaguars hosting a wild-card game, and threatening to make a deep run in the playoffs, Shad Khan is very much enjoying his I told you so moments this week. On Thursday, the Jags owner touched on a … Continue reading

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For the N.F.L. Playoffs, Much Has Changed. Then There Are the Patriots.

In the N.F.L.’s first game this season, the New England Patriots lost at home by 15 points. The Patriots defense gave up 42 points and 537 yards. Tom Brady did not throw a touchdown pass and was sacked three times. … Continue reading

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Randy Moss, Terrell Owens among Hall of Fame finalists

he list of 15 Modern-Era Finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2018 features five players who are finalists for the first time. The group includes four first-year eligible nominees…read more

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Five NFL Week 17 matchups to watch: Can Cam Newton knock Falcons out?

With a preseason play to diversify the offense gone by the wayside, the Carolina Panthers’ approach is clear. Now and into the playoffs, this remains Cam Newton’s show. As Carolina finishes off yet another late-season surge…read more

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Week 17 Daily Fantasy Football Advice: Projected ownership percentages for NFL DFS contests

Week 17 DraftKings ownership should come out relatively flat compared to other weeks with the 16-game main slate far surpassing the number of teams typically available. Planned rest for Todd Gurley, Le’Veon Bell and Kareem…read more

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NFL roundup: Newton’s unconventional TD run helps put Panthers in playoffs

Newton’s TD helps put Panthers in playoffs; Patriots gain eighth 12-win season in a row Cam Newton scored on a whacky 2-yard touchdown run with 35 seconds remaining to lift Carolina to a 22-19 win at home over Tampa Bay, … Continue reading

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NFL Week 16: Another controversial non-catch prompts Patriots conspiracy talk; Ezekiel Elliott returns

For the second consecutive week, NFL fans are left scratching their heads over just what constitutes a catch — and pondering how, in both instances, the New England Patriots have been the beneficiaries. Last Sunday, it was Jesse James and … Continue reading

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NFL Playoff Picture: Updated seeds after Week 16

After an exhilarating and ultimately exhausting Sunday of Week 16 football, here’s the latest NFL playoff picture…read more

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Things I Learned in Fantasy Football: Week 16

If you had Todd Gurley on your roster these past couple of weeks and didn’t win a championship, I just don’t know what to tell you. Not only did the Rams running back lock up the fantasy MVP award with … Continue reading

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NFL Week 16 picks: Winless Browns shock Bears; Saints top Falcons in NFC showdown

Wondering which NFL teams are going to win in Week 16? You’ve come to the right place to find out…read more

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2018 Prediction: NFL Will Refocus On Football

Over the past few seasons, the NFL has endured a lot of drama that has had little to do with the on-the-field product. The big items have been the handling of Ray Rice’s domestic abuse case, the suspension of Tom … Continue reading

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UPDATED NFL playoff scenarios for Week 15: Eagles earn bye; Vikings, Jaguars clinch

Despite losing quarterback Carson Wentz to a torn ACL, the Eagles became the first team to clinch a spot in the playoffs this season when they beat the Los Angeles Rams, 43-35, on Sunday. That win gave the Eagles their … Continue reading

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Jerry Richardson to put Panthers up for sale at end of season

Jerry Richardson, the man who brought the National Football League to the Carolinas, is putting his team up for sale at the end of the 2017 season, the team announced Sunday. “There has been no greater mission or purpose in … Continue reading

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NFL: Steelers’ Jesse James lost control of the football

In what has been a one-sided rivalry of AFC superpowers, it appeared Sunday evening that the Pittsburgh Steelers had finally earned their moment of glory against New England, with homefield advantage in the playoffs as…read more

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Four NFL game tickets cheaper than California, Texas high school games

et the cries of the downfall of the NFL continue. Tickets for four NFL games dropped below the price of three prime high school matchups in California and Texas this week, the L.A. Times and USA Today report. Saturday’s a … Continue reading

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Reggie Bush on his NFL career: ‘I’m done. For sure’

Prior to the season, Reggie Bush wanted one more shot at the league, saying on NFL Network he still felt like he had “a lot left to give” on the football field. On Friday, the former New Orleans Saints first-round … Continue reading

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Sean Payton, Pete Carroll among coaches fined $10K

New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton and Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll have each been fined $10,000 by the NFL for improperly entering the playing field during games…read more

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The National Football League Has a Woman Problem, and Vice Versa

For years, the National Football League has tried to sell more tickets, pretzels, and apparel to female fans. But allegations about the league’s emissaries and their behavior toward women keeps getting in the way…read more

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Answering Week 15’s biggest fantasy football questions

With just one game left before Ezekiel Elliott’s return from suspension, don’t look for the Cowboys to alter their running back plan against the Raiders. They have liked how Alfred Morris has performed and are not a team that changes…read … Continue reading

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‘Sunday Night Football’ takes a big hit as NFL ratings still struggle

The NFL’s premiere game of the week took a big hit in TV ratings on Sunday night, despite it being a close game…read more

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