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46 min ago | Detroit Free Press

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford may need to be more cautious in new offense

Some of the greatest highlights of Calvin Johnson's career have come on contested-ball catches.


Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Matthew Stafford, Calvin Johnson

Sun Apr 20, 2014


Seahawks are now about retaining talent, not adding it

Yet with Rice signing with Seattle as a free agent twice in three years, we can see in both of those roster moves, which at the most basic level were the same, just how different the Seahawks are now than they were in 2011.


Related Topix: Sports, Seattle Seahawks, NFL Football, Richard Sherman, Russell Okung, Zach Miller, Marshawn Lynch, Michael Bennett

The Miami Herald

Running backs in draft could be hurt as teams place less value on position

The running back is becoming less and less valuable in today's NFL, and if anyone knows it, it's the incoming rookies who play the position, like Arizona star Ka'Deem Carey.


Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, LeGarrette Blount, Jacksonville Jaguars, Maurice Jones-Drew, Toby Gerhart, NCAA Sports, Ohio State Buckeyes NCAA Football, NCAA Football, Ohio State University NCAA

Northern Michigan News

Broncos gather for 1st time since Super Bowl flop

All the Denver Broncos have to show for their historic 2013 season is the heartache and humiliation of getting destroyed from the opening snap at the Super Bowl.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Denver Broncos, Robert Ayers, Chris Kuper, Ryan Clady, Knowshon Moreno, Wes Welker


Marcus Lattimore: "I'm ready"

A year after the 49ers took him in the fourth round of the NFL draft, running back Marcus Lattimore says he's healthy enough in recovery from the gruesome knee injury that ended his college career that he could take the field today.


Related Topix: Sports, San Francisco 49ers, NFL Football, Marcus Lattimore

The Miami Herald

Bears need a safety net in NFL draft

A busy offseason with more twists than Phil Emery could have predicted leaves the Bears in an interesting position with the NFL draft less than three weeks away.


Related Topix: Sports, Chicago Bears, NFL Football, Ryan Mundy, Tim Jennings, Lance Briggs, Jeremiah Ratliff, Shea McClellin

Detroit Free Press

Ticker: ESPN writer wonders why aren't Detroit Lions upset at Ndamukong Suh?

Former Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel gets a playful bite from his date at a Texas Rangers-Seattle Mariners game Tuesday, reportedly Maxim model Kyndal Kyaire.


Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Ndamukong Suh, Fred Hoiberg, NBA Players

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The State

Carolina Panthers: 2014 NFL draft questions, answers

After a free agency period where the top left tackles got big bucks, the team intends to find out how right tackle Byron Bell, above, a former undrafted free agent, will respond to being flipped to the left side following the retirement of Jordan Gross.


Related Topix: Sports, Carolina Panthers, NFL Football, Byron Bell, Jordan Gross, Garry Williams, Nate Chandler, Greg Hardy

The Charlotte Observer

Did Manning's meeting with Saban cross the line?

In this Feb. 2, 2014 file photo, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning walks off the field after the Broncos lost to the Seattle Seahawks in the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game in East Rutherford, N.J. Manning delivers the keynote address at the Boy Scouts of America's annual breakfast Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in Denver, and makes his ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Denver Broncos, Peyton Manning, Seattle Seahawks


Report: Raiders to cut Pryor if they can't trade him

The Oakland Raiders will cut quarterback Terrelle Pryor on Monday if they are unable to trade him, according to Fox Sports.

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Related Topix: Sports, Terrelle Pryor, NFL Football, Oakland Raiders

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Largest solar farm on Superfund site goes online

The nation's largest solar farm built on a federal Superfund site is now generating power above a stretch of Indianapolis tainted by a long-shuttered plant's wood-treating operations.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Indianapolis Colts, Andrew Luck, Pat McAfee

San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Former USC football playera s lawsuit against team doctors may go to jury

A judge indicated today she would let a jury decide a medical negligence case in which former USC defensive end Armond Armstead alleges team doctors gave him painkillers that caused a heart attack and damaged his potential as an NFL player.


Related Topix: Armond Armstead, Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, University of Southern California NCAA, Southern California Trojans NCAA Football, NCAA Sports, NCAA Football

Myrtle Beach Online

Colts' Wayne focused on proving doubters wrong

The perennial Pro Bowler rehabbed his injured right knee two or three times a day and made semi-regular calls to check in on teammates all for one singular goal: To prove wrong anyone who doubts he can return from a torn anterior cruciate ligament at his age, be the same player and lead the Colts to a Super Bowl.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Indianapolis Colts, Vick Ballard, Andrew Luck, Marvin Harrison, Robert Mathis, Entertainment

Fri Apr 18, 2014

WGY-AM Albany

Trending Now: 49ers put Kaepernick contract talks on hold

Multiple Reports: The 49ers have put contract extension talks "on hold" with QB Colin Kaepernick.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Colin Kaepernick, San Francisco 49ers, Los Angeles Clippers, Philadelphia 76ers, Danny Granger, Indiana Pacers, NBA Basketball, NBA Players

SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies

A SpaceX supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Friday, setting the stage for an Easter morning delivery and urgent spacewalking repairs later in the week.


Related Topix: Sports, Brian Smith


49ers-Kaepernick contract talks on hold

The 49ers are putting off negotiations while police investigate an incident earlier this month at a Miami hotel that may have involved Kaepernick.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, San Francisco 49ers, Quinton Patton, Ricardo Lockette, Seattle Seahawks

The Advocate

Robert Meachem re-signs with Saints, gets one-year deal

The Saints re-signed wide receiver Robert Meachem to a one-year contract Friday, strengthening a position that had lost Lance Moore in free agency.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, New Orleans Saints, Robert Meachem, Marques Colston, Lance Moore

WXII 12 Winston-Salem

Jets RB Johnson out to quiet critics

One day after signing a two-year contract with the New York Jets, Johnson spoke Wednesday about what will drive him with his new team.


Related Topix: Sports, New York Jets, NFL Football, Geno Smith

Green Bay Press-Gazette

Packers flip burgers at McDonalds during tour

The workers manning the McDonald's drive-through window in Ashland were enough to make your jaw drop.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Green Bay Packers, Mason Crosby, Jarrett Bush, Brad Jones

The Campbell Reporter

49ers reportedly trying to trade LaMichael James

James, limited to 39 carries in two seasons, is reportedly being shopped to potential trade partners, the Sacramento Bee reported.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, San Francisco 49ers, Kendall Hunter, Anthony Dixon, Frank Gore, LaMichael James, Jon Baldwin