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  1. Why hasn't Marqise inked with Jags?

    Tom Carpenter

    Once the NFL and NFLPA agreed to have a system where rookie contracts are based on where each player is drafted, most of the first-year contract squabbles vanished. That doesn't mean that everything goes smoothly, though. The typical stumbling block ...

    Blog | July 11, 2014
  2. Lawsuit seeks to block New England Patriots bonus to Aaron Hernan...

    An attorney in a wrongful-death lawsuit against former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez wants to keep the team from paying him a $3.25 million contract signing bonus if he wins a union appeal.

    Story | Conversation | June 19, 2014
  3. Hardy, Panthers block out distractions

    David Newton

    Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy arrived at practice on Wednesday wearing headphones that protected him from the outside world, including those who lined the sidewalk waiting on him. He left practice flanked by running backs Jonathan Stewar...

    Blog | May 28, 2014
  4. Tony Romo blocks out Johnny Football

    Calvin Watkins

    IRVING, Texas -- During the NFL draft process, Dallas Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones and executive vice president Stephen Jones spoke to quarterback Tony Romo about the potential of drafting a quarterback. The Jones family wanted Romo t...

    Blog | May 28, 2014
  5. Pouncey's return buoys Steelers

    Scott Brown

    PITTSBURGH -- Most of the practices that Maurkice Pouncey watched after an errant block wrecked his knee -- and his 2013 season -- were with a crutch under each arm pit. Juxtapose that sight with Pouncey running without the slightest trace of a li...

    Blog | May 27, 2014
  6. Can James, Turner become dynamic duo?

    James Walker

    DAVIE, Fla. - The mammoth size was apparent on the first day of Miami Dolphins rookie camp. So was the youthful exuberance. First-year offensive linemen Ja'Wuan James and Billy Turner looked the part of two major building blocks in Miami's 2014 dr...

    Blog | May 24, 2014
  7. DeMaurice Smith hints that proposed Louisiana workers' comp bill ...

    Mike Triplett

    The NFL Players Association is backing up its promise to engage in a "massive effort" to fight a proposed workers' compensation bill being pushed by the New Orleans Saints in the state of Louisiana.

    Story | Conversation | May 19, 2014
  8. Lovie Smith: Doug Martin is feature back

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- After the Tampa Bay Buccaneers drafted running back Charles Sims in the third round, the conspiracy theories started to fly about Doug Martin. Some speculated he was on the trading block. Others said his skills weren't being embrace...

    Blog | May 16, 2014
  9. Kiper gives Packers' draft high marks

    Rob Demovsky

    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The best answer to how the Green Bay Packers did in the draft is this: Ask me in three years. But there's a place for instant analysis to be taken with a giant block of salt. With that in mind, it's still interesting to see w...

    Blog | May 11, 2014
  10. The best pick of the draft... Sam Gettleman

    David Newton

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Sam Gettleman can't help protect quarterback Cam Newton's blind side or block for running back DeAngelo Williams. He's not a hog mollie lineman or a blue goose pass rusher. But he was the best pick of Saturday's NFL draft. Ma...

    Blog | May 10, 2014
  11. Texans need to be blown away to trade 33

    Tania Ganguli

    The Houston Texans' first overall pick was on the trading block until right near the end of their time on the clock. With three minute remaining, they called Jadeveon Clowney to tell him they were dratfing him. Texans general manager Rick Smith ex...

    Blog | May 09, 2014
  12. Nassib on the trade block?

    Tom Carpenter

    The New York Giants don't know what they have in second-year quarterback Ryan Nassib, because he was inactive beyond iron man Eli Manning all of last season. With Josh Freeman in the mix, along with Curtis Painter and Rusty Smith, to back up Manni...

    Blog | May 02, 2014
  13. Is Mike Glennon on the trade block?

    Pat Yasinskas

    When all is said and done, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers could end up with more than the six draft picks they presently hold. General manager Jason Licht previously has made it clear the Bucs are willing to entertain offers to trade down from the seven...

    Blog | May 01, 2014
  14. Carolina RBs pricey, better than rookies

    David Newton

    There are huge salary cap drawbacks for the Carolina Panthers with $13.9 million committed to running backs DeAngelo Williams, Jonathan Stewart and Mike Tolbert in 2014. There's also a huge plus. They can block as well as run and catch. Find...

    Blog | May 01, 2014
  15. Will Eagles put Brown on trade block?

    Tom Carpenter

    With LeSean McCoy running wild for 1,607 yards on 314 carries (5.1 YPC) last season, backups Bryce Brown and Chris Polk were left battling for the scraps. Brown took most of the remaining carries (75) and sported an OK YPC of 4.2, while Polk racked u...

    Blog | April 24, 2014
  16. Poll results: Dolphins trade for Mathis

    James Walker

    Miami Dolphins fans have spoken once again. In our latest SportsNation poll, we asked Dolphins fans if the team should make a trade for Philadelphia Eagles guard Evan Mathis, who was put on the trading block this week. Thousands of votes were tabu...

    Blog | March 28, 2014