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  1. From lockup to lockout, Burress needs a job

    Tim Graham

    Out of prison, Plaxico Burress will be pursued by NFL teams and won't have trouble finding work in 2011. That's what his agent, Drew Rosenhaus, claimed in an email to The Associated Press: "Many teams will want [Burress]. He will be a top free age...

    Blog | June 06, 2011
  2. Jets draft Mark Sanchez's boyhood buddy

    Tim Graham

    The New York Jets are committed to adding Mark Sanchez's former teammates to the roster. They drafted USC running back Joe McKnight last year and, when the Miami Dolphins waived receiver Patrick Turner, the Jets claimed Sanchez's top USC target. ...

    Blog | April 30, 2011
  3. Bill Parcells insists he's done with the NFL

    Tim Graham

    Bill Parcells, who left a large footprint on three-quarters of the AFC East, claimed Monday morning he won't make it a clean sweep and work for the Buffalo Bills -- or any other NFL team. So he said. "I'm done," Parcells flatly declared on a co...

    Blog | April 18, 2011
  4. Hey, playa! Can you coach?

    Tim Graham

    Miami Dolphins receiver Brandon Marshall scoffed in September that broadcast analyst Sterling Sharpe had no right to judge him. Marshall claimed Sharpe didn't do enough on the field to earn the privilege. Imagine, then, how much disdain Marshall w...

    Blog | March 30, 2011
  5. Video: McShay's final report from Indy

    Tim Graham

    ESPN draft analyst Todd McShay shared some closing thoughts after the NFL scouting combine wrapped up Tuesday in Indianapolis. McShay claimed Wisconsin defensive end J.J. Watt and Georgia defensive end Justin Houston improved their stock the most ...

    Blog | March 02, 2011
  6. Video: Place your bets on the NFL combine

    Tim Graham

    ESPN The Magazine editor Chad Millman explains prop bets tied to this week's NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis. Millman notes one sportsbook claimed more money was wagered on last year's combine than the entire 2010 Winter Olympics....

    Blog | February 24, 2011
  7. Moats hopes Favre streak a mere footnote

    Tim Graham

    With the way Arthur Moats has been playing lately, the Buffalo Bills rookie linebacker should have a lot more football memories to make. That's why he claimed his interest level in Monday night's game between the New York Giants and Minnesota Viki...

    Blog | December 13, 2010
  8. Keith Fitzhugh explains turning down Jets

    Tim Graham

    The New York Jets denied Associated Press and Newark Star-Ledger reports that had them offering a roster spot to Keith Fitzhugh, a free-agent safety who turned them down to keep his job as a train conductor. The Jets claimed they invited Fitzhugh ...

    Blog | December 08, 2010
  9. Do Patriots or Jets need home-field more?

    Tim Graham

    The gang on "Sunday NFL Countdown" examined which AFC team would benefit most from home-field advantage in the postseason. The analysts were split. Tom Jackson and Keyshawn Johnson claimed the New England Patriots needed it more. Mike Ditka and Cr...

    Blog | December 06, 2010
  10. Merriman thrilled to be playing anywhere

    Tim Graham

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Shawne Merriman said all the right things. Three days after the Buffalo Bills claimed Merriman off the waiver wire, the former San Diego Chargers star finally joined his teammates and met with reporters Saturday afternoon at ...

    Blog | November 06, 2010
  11. Dolphins decline to snap up Randy Moss

    Tim Graham

    Over the years, Randy Moss has been explosive. When it came time for 21 NFL teams to claim him on waivers, he was plutonium. The Miami Dolphins were among the teams to pass on Moss, who eventually was claimed by the Tennessee Titans at No. 22 i...

    Blog | November 03, 2010
  12. Tom Brady's crash should expedite contract

    Tim Graham

    On Wednesday, Tom Brady claimed his contract extension wasn't "even a part of my thoughts right now." BradyI'll bet that has changed. Brady was involved in a Thursday morning car accident bad enough that a passenger in the other vehicle...

    Blog | September 09, 2010
  13. USC mates Sanchez, Turner together again

    Tim Graham

    The Miami Dolphins waived two big names from their 2009 draft class. Second-round quarterback Pat White went unclaimed Sunday, marking another depressing day in his moribund pro career. Third-round receiver Patrick Turner was claimed by the New...

    Blog | September 06, 2010
  14. Maroney on Jets: 'Ain't time to be funny'

    Tim Graham

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- New England Patriots running back Laurence Maroney claimed he won't flip on HBO to catch Wednesday night's season premier of "Hard Knocks" with the New York Jets. "I couldn't care less about the Jets," Maroney told a small gro...

    Blog | August 11, 2010
  15. Jets a contender without Darrelle Revis

    Tim Graham

    New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan claimed they can win without cornerback Darrelle Revis. I believe it. Ryan echoed comments nose tackle Kris Jenkins made before training camp began, declaring that if Revis holds out into the season, the Jets w...

    Blog | August 10, 2010
  16. Bills QBs, Jets RBs top Clayton's watch list

    Tim Graham

    In his latest mailbag, senior writer John Clayton addresses his five most notable AFC position battles. AFC East denizens claimed the top two spots and influenced the third. Of primary concern to Clayton is what the Buffalo Bills will ...

    Blog | July 26, 2010