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Marcus Mariota
The Titans and Falcons are both coming off of disappointing seasons and look to make 2015 a fresh start. The Titans and second-year head coach Ken Whisenhunt will look to bounce back from a dreadful 2-14 campaign last year. The Falcons hired new...
Justin Nails
11 months ago
Being a quarterback in the NFL is like being a part of a brotherhood, at least if you ask Aaron Rodgers. The Packers quarterback is sticking by his fellow athlete Tom Brady during the whole Deflategate scandal.  "Tom's a...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
Emmanuel Sanders
Fantasy football is one of the greatest joys of life. But with great joy must come deep, soul-crushing sadness. As can be the case when one of your so-called stud picks turns out to be a complete bust that kills any chance you have of making your...
Michael Horvath
11 months ago
Aaron Rodgers
History is made during the course of every NFL season, and while some of the milestones will be etched on a Hall of Fame bust (Tom Brady’s six Super Bowl starts), some are a little more obscure (LaGarrette Blount’s seven career playoff...
Athlon Sports
11 months ago
Friday night the Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Jacksonville Jaguars in the preseason for the first time in history. But it will not be the first time the Steelers have played a preseason game in Jacksonville, Fla. It's been 45 years,...
Marky Billson
11 months ago
By now everyone has seen the video of DeAndre Hopkins burning DeAngelo Hall during a joint practice between the Redskins and the Texans.  Hall didn't appreciate everyone still talking about it, and had a few words to say to Hopkins on...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
The Denver Broncos continue to lead this division, with Peyton Manning leading the way. However, Manning's not getting any younger, and the Chiefs and Chargers both made some personnel upgrades after each just missed out on a wild card spot...
Athlon Sports
11 months ago
Let's just file this under awkward. James Harrison is 37 and still a scary player in the NFL. The Steelers linebacker is a monster, and everyone knows it. From his intense Instagram videos to his aggressive nature on the field, nobody...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
Joe Philbin
Believe or not, the Miami Dolphins will play in their first preseason game on Thursday night. The team has been in training camp the last two weeks preparing for their matchup against the Chicago Bears. Related: Miami Dolphins' Biggest...
Antwan Staley
11 months ago
Rob Gronkowski
Thanks to the New York Jets, the first item in the 2015 NFL Calendar of the Year is in the Athlon Sports notebook. As far as strange and bizarre happenings, IK Enemkpali’s sucker punch of starting quarterback Geno Smith — knocking...
Athlon Sports
11 months ago
What do you think the punishment should be for IK Enemkpali's punch on Geno Smith? The linebacker was released from the team, but Willie McGinest thinks he deserves a contract extension. He liked the passion and aggressiveness...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
Bill Belichick
The New England Patriots open their preseason on Thursday night against the Green Bay Packers in a rematch of one of the best regular season games of 2014. Of course, the starters will see limited time, the schemes will be simplified and the result...
Mike Dussault
11 months ago
Training camps are always heated. Football players have been cooped up the whole offseason with no playing time.  On HBO's "Hard Knocks" the Texans and the Redskins got into a few scuffles during their scrimmage ...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
The AFC South was very unbalanced last season, with the Colts and Texans well ahead of the Jaguars and Titans. Indianapolis has dominated the past two seasons, and they don't seem to be in any type of regression this year. They have the only...
Athlon Sports
11 months ago
Geno Smith was punched by Jets teammate IK Enemkpali and Jets fan are livid. Many are placing the blame on Enemkpali. ESPN's Cris Carter, however, says it is the quarterback's fault for putting himself in a position to be sucker-...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
Geno Smith will not be playing for the Jets anytime soon. The Jets quarterback was "sucker-punched" during an altercation in the locker room with IK Enemkpali. The linebacker was immediately released and Smith ended up with a...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
Richard Sherman
Despite losing in the Super Bowl, the Seattle Seahawks are still the top choice when it comes to a fantasy defense/special teams unit. The Seahawks will have a few new faces on that side of the ball, but as long as the "Legion of Boom"...
Mark Ross
11 months ago
Bless this mess. Eagles fans have started a petition in hopes to get Pope Francis to bless the knees of Sam Bradford. The petition, on Change.org, is almost up to 2,000 signatures, and they need 2,500 to reach the goal. Here's...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
Shaun Suisham
The Pittsburgh Steelers are bringing in three kickers on Tuesday in hopes of identifying a replacement for Shaun Suisham, who tore his left ACL on kickoff coverage in Sunday night’s preseason game against the Minnesota Vikings.Related: ...
Marky Billson
11 months ago
In 2014, the AFC North sent three teams to the playoffs. The division is once again poised to be a battle and continues to rank among the most competitive in the NFL. The Steelers, Bengals, and Ravens all have very legitimate chances to make the...
Athlon Sports
11 months ago
Mike Tomlin
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin has been known to address his team collectively in the locker room with often-critical assessments he calls "The News." Here's "the news" following the Steelers’...
Marky Billson
11 months ago
Training camps are bound to get people a little excited. The Panthers have high expectations this year and, as you can imagine, emotions are running a little high. During one play Cam Newton got into a little scuffle with cornerback Josh...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
Winners of 11 of the last 12 division titles, the AFC East has been dominated by New England ever since Bill Belichick and Tom Brady joined forces in 2001. However, with Brady's four-game suspension, along with the departure of...
Athlon Sports
11 months ago
Sydney Seau was not able to give the speech introducing her father into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Due to the Hall of Fame's policy, she was not allowed to speak at the actual ceremony, but in a New York Times exclusive, she gave the...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
Landry Jones
Twenty years ago Pittsburgh Steelers Director of Football Operations Tom Donahoe had a philosophy of drafting a quarterback every year. All it really did was insure the Steelers would rotate their third-string quarterbacks or develop them for other...
Marky Billson
11 months ago

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