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New York Giants vs. Philadelphia Eagles: 5 Most Memorable Plays in the Rivalry

A rivalry that goes back nearly 90 years has featured its share of unforgettable moments
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New York Giants vs. Philadelphia Eagles: 5 Most Memorable Plays in the Rivalry

The New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles have both struggled in the early going this season, but their meeting on Thursday night offers a chance to turn things around. As hard as it may be to believe, both the Giants (1-5) and the Eagles (1-4-1) remain in contention to win the NFC East, currently led by the Cowboys (2-4). Either way, these two teams don’t need any motivation to get up for playing each other.

This Day in Sports History: August 24

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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This Day in Sports History: August 24

The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.

 

With that in mind, August 24 is a day in which an MLB great was banned for life and the NFL's most exciting quarterback was suspended indefinitely.

 

5 Best Dual-Threat Quarterbacks in NFL History

Rushing/passing threats are always special, regardless of the era
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5 Best Dual-Threat Quarterbacks in NFL History

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson had the best dual-threat quarterback season of all time (and one of the best for his position period), rushing for 1,206 yards and throwing for 3,127 yards. It was little surprise that he was the unanimous choice for NFL MVP. He hasn't gotten over the hump in the postseason just yet (0-2), but Jackson's record-setting season has helped usher in the era of the dual-threat quarterbacks.

 

What to Look for in the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Fourth Preseason Game vs. the Buffalo Bills

With initial roster cuts looming on Tuesday, the game will likely define Pittsburgh's depth in 2015.
What to Look for in the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Fourth Preseason Game vs. the Buffalo Bills

On this upcoming Tuesday the first cuts of the 2015 NFL season will take place, thus meaning many of the players participating in Pittsburgh's game at Buffalo Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m. ET will be playing in their final game.

 

2013 NFL Training Camp: Quarterback Battles to Watch

The ongoing saga that is the New York Jets tops our list of teams to keep an eye on
2013 NFL Training Camp: Quarterback Battles to Watch

The start of NFL training camps is upon us, which means the NFL is back in business. One of the main orders of business when it comes to training camp is figuring out who will make the opening day roster. And to that end, there is no position in the NFL that garners more attention than quarterback.

While the vast majority of teams are set when it comes to quarterback, there are still a few starting jobs that appear to be unsettled. Most of these situations are the result of either a coaching change or because a quarterback was drafted in April, or a combination of the two.

5 Injuries That Altered the NFL Season

If they stayed healthy, who knows what could have been
<p> If they stayed healthy, who knows what could have been</p>

When Robert Griffin III limped off the field last Sunday, it figured to be a devastating injury for the Washington Redskins. He’s their most dynamic player and the reason they’ve made a race out of the NFC East. His loss would’ve changed the outlook of the entire division.

Week 13 Injury Updates: Greg Jennings, Michael Vick, Nick Foles, Andre Brown, David Wilson

Greg Jennings, Michael Vick, Nick Foles, Andre Brown, David Wilson Updates
<p> Greg Jennings, Michael Vick, Nick Foles, Andre Brown, David Wilson Updates</p>

Depending upon your fantasy league setup, this is likely the last week of the regular season for you. If not, then you have a two-week push left to get into the postseason. Here are some updates on injured players, their status for the Week 13 games or the outlook for their replacements.

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