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How PFT’s power rankings stack up with Vegas Super Bowl odds

You may have seen that Dolphins coach Joe Philbin doesn’t agree with PFT placing his club next-to-last in our preseason power rankings. “I don’t think he knows the guys in our locker room or the guys that come to work in this building every single day from top to bottom,” Philbin said of PFT putting…

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Raiders will cut Kevin Burnett

The Raiders won’t have cornerback D.J. Hayden in the lineup for a while after foot surgery and they won’t have linebacker Kevin Burnett in the lineup at all. Multiple reports from Raiders beat writers have the team parting ways with the veteran linebacker. Burnett missed a portion of the team’s spring work because of an…

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Cowboys place Ronald Leary, Anthony Spencer on PUP list

The Cowboys offensive line should be one of the team’s biggest strengths this season while the defensive line looks like one of their biggest weaknesses, but they have something in common as the team starts camp. Both units will be shorthanded as David Moore of the Dallas Morning News reports that guard Ronald Leary and…

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Cowboys thinking Rolando McClain’s a good bet

The Cowboys were a little desperate for help when Sean Lee was lost for the season with a torn ACL in OTAs. And they certainly didn’t give up much to acquire Rolando McClain. But Cowboys owner Jerry Jones suggested that McClain’s financial situation might have played a part in his comeback, and he thinks he’s…

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Jerry Jones: Kyle Orton doesn’t intend to retire

When the Cowboys released quarterback Kyle Orton in July, it was widely believed Orton was weighing stepping away from the game for good. Well, not so fast. On Wednesday, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones indicated Orton still has designs on playing in 2014, according to Clarence Hill of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. However, Orton won’t be…

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Henry Melton ready to go for Cowboys camp

The Cowboys weren’t able to make wholesale changes to a bad defense, but they are getting one key piece back just in time. According to David Moore of the Dallas Morning News, Melton will be cleared to take part in the first practice of training camp. Melton hasn’t done any of the on-field OTAs after last year’s…

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Wednesday morning one-liners

Bills WR Sammy Watkins is drawing comparisons to Randy Moss. The Dolphins face long odds of getting to the Super Bowl. Here’s the Patriots’ website on what to watch for at training camp. The Jets plan to reward good fan behavior. Ravens rookie C.J. Mosley says he’s grown a lot during his first couple months…

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Reports: Former Cowboys RB Robert Newhouse passes away at 64

Robert Newhouse, a running back and fullback for the Cowboys from 1972 through 1983, died Tuesday after a bout with heart disease, multiple media outlets reported Tuesday. A second-round pick out of Houston, Newhouse rushed for 4,784 yards and 29 touchdowns in his 12 seasons with Dallas. He started in three Super Bowls for the…

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PFT’s preseason power rankings, sorted by division

PFT wrapped up our 2014 preseason power rankings Tuesday by unveiling our top-ranked team, the defending-champion Seattle Seahawks. Perhaps not surprisingly, the top two teams are out of the same division, with the San Francisco 49ers — NFC West and NFC runners-up a season ago — taking the No. 2 spot. With the ultratough West…

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PFT’s 2014 Preseason Power Rankings

Here is how PFT ranks all 32 NFL clubs entering the 2014 season. A preseason analysis of each team can be found below. The rankings were determined by vote of the editorial staff: 1. Seattle Seahawks. (NFC rank: 1.) 2. San Francisco 49ers. (NFC rank: 2.) 3. Denver Broncos. (AFC rank: 1.) 4. New England…

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Tuesday morning one-liners

WR Sammy Watkins was a hit on the second day of Bills camp. Dolphins DE Cameron Wake checks out Wembley Stadium in London. Injury issues to watch with the Patriots. What will Jets DE Sheldon Richardson do in his second NFL season? The Ravens have selected a new anthem singer for home games. Said Bengals…

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Cowboys choose to run together in the heat

The Cowboys had the option of running in the oppressive heat of Texas, or waiting until they hit the milder temps of California for training camp. Most of them chose Texas. According to David Moore of the Dallas Morning News, around 75 players performed their conditioning tests Monday at Valley Ranch, rather than waiting until…

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Agent: Cowboys sign WR Dezmon Briscoe

The Cowboys have signed a wide receiver who’s flashed some playmaking ability in his NFL career. According to agent Erik Burkhardt, the Cowboys have reached a deal with Dezmon Briscoe, who’s hauled in 43 passes for 502 yards and seven touchdowns since entering the NFL in 2010. A Dallas-area native, the 24-year-old Briscoe was with…

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Monday morning one-liners

Bills rookie WR Sammy Watkins says pressure isn’t a problem for him. The offensive line will be a big focus of Dolphins camp. Patriots LB Jamie Collins hopes more bulk leads to more playing time. The Jets expect more from CB Dee Milliner this season. Setting the stage for the Ravens defensive line. How will…

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Police Blotter

7/21/14:  Eagles S Keelan Johnson is arrested for assaulting a police officer, passively resisting arrest, and disorderly conduct. 7/20/14:  Rams LB Jo-Lonn Dunbar is arrested for battery and disorderly conduct. 7/12/14:  Ravens CB Jimmy Smith is arrested for disorderly conduct. 7/4/14:  Browns WR Josh Gordon arrested for DUI in North Carolina. 6/20/14:  Bears DE Cornelius…

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