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  1. Geno thinks Jets are Super contenders

    Kieran Darcy

    Last month, Michael Vick said the New York Jets are capable of getting to the Super Bowl this season, with Geno Smith at quarterback. Apparently Smith agrees with him. "I feel good about our team making a Super Bowl run," Smith told the NFL Net...

    Blog | July 07, 2014
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  4. Preseason position review: Receivers

    Jared Shanker

    From Florida State's veteran line to Clemson's fearsome defensive front, the ACC projects to have some of the country's best position groups this fall, while a few other contenders will enter 2014 with some major question marks in key areas. With tha...

    Blog | July 07, 2014
  5. Matt Ryan determined to make Atlanta Falcons Super Bowl contender...

    Ashley Fox

    After a 4-12 letdown, Matt Ryan is determined to lead the Falcons back to Super Bowl contender status, Ashley Fox writes.

    Story | Conversation | June 12, 2014
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  7. Observations: Vereen challenging at FS

    Jeff Dickerson

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Based on the organized team activities (OTA) portion of the Chicago Bears' offseason program, rookie fourth-round pick Brock Vereen looks to be a serious contender to earn a permanent place in the starting lineup. Vereen took...

    Blog | June 11, 2014
  8. Tony Romo of Dallas Cowboys to be on 'pitch count' for OTAs

    Todd Archer

    Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has no doubts he will be able to return to form in 2014 and make a team that has not made the playoffs since 2009 a contender.

    Story | Conversation | May 21, 2014
  9. Finally, a true center for the Packers

    Rob Demovsky

    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Green Bay Packers' last starting center was a left tackle in college. So was one of the leading contenders to replace him. That's what makes rookie Corey Linsley so unusual - and so refreshing - at least for the Packers. ...

    Blog | May 16, 2014
  10. Rex: Teams don't want to play us

    Rich Cimini

    Brash Rex made a brief appearance Thursday. Well, let's say it was Brash Rex Lite. On the eve of rookie camp, Rex Ryan spoke confidently about his team, saying he expects the New York Jets to be a playoff contender. That's hardly an outlandish sta...

    Blog | May 15, 2014
  11. Contenders build off strengths on Day 2

    ESPN Stats & Information

    Quarterbacks highlighted the first round of the 2014 NFL draft, and early on in Round 2 the Raiders made a splash at quarterback as well. The Raiders selected Derek Carr 36th overall Friday, months after sending a sixth-round pick to the Texans in...

    Blog | May 09, 2014
  12. 49ers among leaders in developing talent

    Bill Williamson

    One of the reasons why the San Francisco 49ers have become consistent contenders over the course of the past three seasons is the way the team has been built. General manager Trent Baalke is a staunch believer in building through the draft and it ...

    Blog | April 28, 2014
  13. Armstead, Lelito hope for sophomore surge

    Mike Triplett

    METAIRIE, La. -- The New Orleans Saints might have two sophomores starting on their offensive line this year, with Terron Armstead a virtual lock for the left tackle job and Tim Lelito a strong contender at center. The prospect is a little dauntin...

    Blog | April 25, 2014
  14. Gruden's QB camp: Tajh Boyd

    Katie Sharp

    Robert Mayer/USA Today SportsTajh Boyd brings multiple skills to the quarterback position. Tajh Boyd entered last season as a Heisman contender, but his stock took a hit following Clemson's 37-point loss to Florida State in October, and his poor sho...

    Blog | April 22, 2014
  15. Bolts All Under-25 team: Manti Te'o

    Eric D. Williams

    In this series we take a look at 12 players for the San Diego Chargers 25 years of age or younger that could be considered foundational or impact players for this franchise as they attempt to develop a perennial playoff contender. Player: LB Manti...

    Blog | March 31, 2014
  16. The Weigh-in: PEDs, the best chin in MMA and more

    Brett Okamoto, Mike Huang and UFC lightweight Erik Koch break down this week's hot topics.

    Story | Conversation | March 28, 2014
  17. Tampa Bay Buccaneers making right moves for rapid rise

    Jeffri Chadiha

    Starting with Lovie Smith and continuing with shrewd free-agency decisions, the Bucs are making all the right moves for a rapid rise, writes Jeffri Chadiha.

    Story | Conversation | March 13, 2014
  18. Morning take: Dolphins' running game

    James Walker

    Here are the most interesting Miami Dolphins stories Wednesday from around the web: Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald writes the Dolphins must run the ball and stop the run to be a contender. Morning take: It's increasingly becoming a passi...

    Blog | March 12, 2014
  19. NFL Nation Buzz: Denver Broncos

    ESPN.com staff

    ESPN.com Broncos reporter Jeff Legwold says Denver needs to upgrade its secondary, linebackers and pass rush if its wants to be a Super Bowl contender in 2014-15....

    Blog | March 11, 2014