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  1. Ex-Giant David Wilson will return to track

    Christopher Chavez | Special to

    NEW YORK -- David Wilson's career is back in track. The former New York Giants running back, whose NFL career ended earlier this month because of a spinal injury, reiterated Monday that he plans to launch a professional track and field career as a...

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  2. Fiancee of Aaron Hernandez wants perjury charges dismissed

    The fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is seeking to have perjury charges dismissed.

    Story | Conversation | August 18, 2014
  3. Eric Decker: The receiver behind the stats

    Rich Cimini

    Trust your eyes. It's an old scouting axiom, one that came into play when the New York Jets evaluated Eric Decker in preparation for free agency. They had to trust their eyes because too often in professional football -- other sports, too, for tha...

    Blog | August 15, 2014
  4. Peyton Manning talks about football fantasy

    Jeff Legwold

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- No longer a one-hit wonder when it comes to the rap game, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning wasn't quite ready to call himself a professional in that arena. "I would not say that. I don't think Jay-Z and Kanye West have...

    Blog | August 12, 2014
  5. Why Johnny Manziel can be successful as a rookie starting quarter...

    Matt Williamson

    Can Johnny Manziel be a success as the Cleveland Browns' starting QB this season? Matt Williamson believes that certain key factors put him in a good position to do so.

    Story | Conversation | August 10, 2014
  6. Johnny Manziel's debut for Cleveland Browns mostly uneventful

    Pat McManamon

    Johnny Manziel's first professional game action had moments, but was uneventful for the most part.

    Story | Conversation | August 09, 2014
  7. Cornerbacks will have to adjust to rules

    Todd Archer

    OXNARD, Calif. -- Playing quarterback in the NFL is considered one of the hardest jobs in professional sports. Playing cornerback could be getting just as difficult. It has nothing to do with the physical abilities of the quarterbacks or wide rece...

    Blog | August 09, 2014
  8. Defense feels wrath of Witten's sharp wit

    Tim MacMahon

    OXNARD, Calif. -- Perennial Pro Bowl tight end Jason Witten is the epitome of a professional, the 2012 NFL Man of the Year and an outstanding role model for kids. He's also one of the most underrated trash talkers in the NFL. "Well, just in pra...

    Blog | August 06, 2014
  9. Morning Ram-blings: Worst to first?

    Nick Wagoner

    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- The NFL is a league of constant change and, more so than any other professional league, one that has little carry over from one season to the next. It's completely normal to see a team go from last place one year to first place ...

    Blog | August 06, 2014
  10. Leon Lett loves teaching, coaching

    Jean-Jacques Taylor

    When Leon Lett was a seventh-round draft pick from Emporia State learning the nuances of professional football, players such as Jim Jeffcoat and Charles Haley taught him as much as he could handle. So did his various defensive line coaches during ...

    Blog | August 04, 2014
  11. Bengals' Whitworth taking injury slowly

    Coley Harvey

    CINCINNATI -- Andrew Whitworth believes he's in the best shape of his professional career. But he has yet to show it at this training camp. A late addition to the Cincinnati Bengals' physically unable to perform list, the veteran offensive tack...

    Blog | August 01, 2014
  12. Morning Ram-blings: Ram tracking

    Nick Wagoner

    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- As technology continues to take us to places that allow a better understanding of how the world works, it's also finding ways to better study the work done by professional athletes. On Thursday, reports surfaced that the NFL is ...

    Blog | August 01, 2014
  13. Ronnie Hillman chases a second chance

    Jeff Legwold

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- When former Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno had scratched and clawed his way out of the depth chart doghouse to post his best season as a professional in 2013 (1,038 yards rushing and 60 receptions), running backs coac...

    Blog | July 31, 2014
  14. Morning Roar: On Nick Fairley's stature

    Michael Rothstein

    The Lions, no longer waiting to start their season... ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- He showed up in the spring more svelte than he had been throughout almost his professional career, down between 25 and 30 pounds and Nick Fairley felt much, much better abo...

    Blog | July 28, 2014
  15. Johnny Manziel of Cleveland Browns says he's still learning to be...

    Pat McManamon

    Johnny Manziel admitted he made "rookie mistakes" this offseason and said he needs to do better when it comes to acting like a professional.

    Story | Conversation | July 25, 2014
  16. Johnny Manziel's musts to win the job

    Pat McManamon

    Johnny Manziel on Wednesday reported for his first professional training camp with the Cleveland Browns' rookies, quarterbacks and other players recovering from injury, which means for Manziel and the Manziel-watchers in the world, things get really ...

    Blog | July 24, 2014