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Friday morning one-liners

Bills WR Sammy Watkins ran routes against air in Thursday’s practice. CB Will Davis has shown more consistency for the Dolphins. Patriots RB Brandon Bolden thinks competition this summer has made him better. CB Darrin Walls is expected to start for the Jets on Friday night. Ravens WR Torrey Smith won the Tim Wheatley Award…

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Jason Garrett: DeVonte Holloman advised to end career after neck injury

One of the Cowboys’ young defensive players has reportedly received some unfortunate news. Second-year linebacker DeVonte Holloman has been advised by doctors to give up football due to a neck injury, Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said Thursday, according to Charean Williams of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Holloman injured his neck in the Cowboys’ Saturday exhibition…

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Thursday morning one-liners

Bills CB Ron Brooks is fighting for his job, and getting a chance. With a failed experiment at C, Dolphins RG Shelley Smith is back where he belongs. Patriots CB Brandon Browner has “enjoyed every second” of his time in New England. Jets QB Geno Smith is ready to run. The Ravens are focusing on…

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Orlando Scandrick has two-a-days in his future

Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick is going to work harder during his suspension than he had to during training camp. Scandrick, who was suspended four games for violating the league’s PED policy, said he intends to be ready when he walks back in the door, and will be putting himself through two-a-days each day while he’s…

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Wednesday morning one-liners

Said Bills DT Marcell Dareus of the team’s response to his off-field problems, “It’s been great. The team has been so supportive. The coach has been outstanding. This is a great atmosphere to be around.” Dolphins coach Joe Philbin says his team needs to block better. Patriots coach Bill Belichick shared some thoughts about the…

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Police Blotter

8/20/14:  Steelers RB Le’Veon Bell arrested for marijuana possession and DUI. 8/20/14:  Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount arrested for marijuana possession. 8/11/14:  Washington CB Bashaud Breeland is cited for marijuana possession. 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…

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Jerry Jones doesn’t dispute that son talked him out of Manziel

While the team might have denied that Jerry Jones had the Johnny Manziel card snatched from his hand by his son on draft day, Jones himself didn’t dispute the spirit of the claim. On the “Shamn and RJ” Show on 105.3 The Fan, Jones did nothing to deny the story of how close he was…

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As expected, Cowboys deny that Jerry’s son snatched draft card

As you might imagine, it didn’t take the Cowboys long to deny the story that Stephen Jones had to snatch the Johnny Football card out of his father’s hand on draft day. According to Sean Lester of the Dallas Morning News, a source in the Cowboys draft room denied that version of events. There aren’t…

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Tuesday morning one-liners

Bills T Cyrus Kouandijo is learning about NFL football the hard way. WR Rishard Matthews is motivated by the competition at Dolphins practice. Patriots RB Stevan Ridley knows that he can’t keep fumbling the ball and remain in the lineup. The Jets hope to have CB Dimitri Patterson for the regular season opener. Rick Wagner…

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Book claims Stephen Jones stopped Jerry from taking Manziel

Cowboys owner and General Manager Jerry Jones has acknowledged that he almost drafted Johnny Manziel, and that he talked about it with his son Stephen at the moment the Cowboys were turning in their card. But a new book says it was a more dramatic scene than that. According to author Jim Dent in the…

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Rolando McClain to get first-team work at middle linebacker

The Cowboys like what they’ve seen from linebacker Rolando McClain so far this summer and now they want to see more from the former first-round pick. Head coach Jason Garrett said Monday that the team is going to take a look at McClain at middle linebacker with the starting defense this week. Justin Durant, who…

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Cowboys like what they’re seeing from Rolando McClain

The Cowboys are woefully short on playmakers on defense. So that might be why they’re talking up Rolando McClain, almost as if they’re hoping he takes a job and makes it his own. Owner Jerry Jones didn’t need prompting to praise the twice-retired linebacker after Saturday’s game against the Ravens, McClain’s first since 2012. “I…

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Sunday morning one-liners

The Bills run defense looked good on Saturday. QB Matt Moore had a good night for the Dolphins against Tampa. Patriots RB James White seems to have earned QB Tom Brady’s confidence. The Jets picked up seven personal fouls against the Bengals. Saturday’s game exposed some problems for the Ravens defense. Said Bengals offensive coordinator…

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Saturday one-liners

Dolphins coach Joe Philbin showed off his dance moves at a $125-per-plate dinner.  (For an extra $125, the attendees didn’t have to watch it.) Could Bills QB EJ Manuel truly be ready for a breakout season? With a weak current corps of tight ends, Patriots FB James Develin, a defensive lineman in college, caught his…

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Jerry Jones: No need to speed up talks on new contract for Dez Bryant

Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is entering the final year of his contract and is poised to cash in one way or another once the season comes to an end. Bryant has caught 185 passes and 25 touchdowns over the last two seasons and should have another big season ahead of him if he remains healthy,…

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