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Tuesday morning one-liners

Said Bills offensive coordinator Greg Roman, “We want to be a balance problem for people. We don’t want them to say, ‘All we have to do is stop this guy or double this guy.’ We want 11 men out there that can impact the game, so it really starts with balance.” Which Dolphins could have…

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Packers bring fullback John Kuhn back for another year

The Packers are checking off boxes today, keeping another one of their own. According to Wes Hodkiewicz of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, they’ve re-signed fullback John Kuhn to a one-year deal, shortly after matching Oakland’s offer sheet to backup safety Sean Richardson. The 32-year-old fullback has been with the Packers since 2007, longer than any offensive player…

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Packers match Raiders offer to RFA safety Sean Richardson

There’s rarely much movement on the restricted free agent market anyway, and the Packers are doing their part to keep it that way. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Packers have matched Oakland’s offer sheet to RFA safety Sean Richardson. The one-year deal is worth $2.55 million, so the Packers obviously decided…

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Monday morning one-liners

The Bills website takes a look at Penn State T Donovan Smith. Florida State defensive linemen caught the eye of the Dolphins. A look at guards that might interest the Patriots in the draft. Breaking down the Jets’ decision to pick up LB Quinton Coples’s fifth-year option. Ravens DT Brandon Williams was honored for his…

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PFT mock draft 2015

This first (possibly only) PFT mock draft for 2015 does not factor in trades, although trades can (and probably will) happen. Comment, discuss, complain, whatever in the comments below. This mock draft was compiled with the direct assistance of someone who gets paid plenty of money to scout players for an NFL team.  So, basically, if…

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Sam Barrington: Packers are “my defense”

The Packers said goodbye to inside linebackers A.J. Hawk, Brad Jones and Jamari Lattimore this offseason, which sets Sam Barrington up to continue raising his profile in the defense. Barrington spent the final weeks of his second NFL season as a starter, a big jump over his limited playing time as a rookie, and finished the…

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Sharper’s plea deal contains plenty of terms beyond prison

So how did former NFL safety and NFL Media analyst Darren Sharper persuade prosecutors in four states to allow him to serve only nine more years for nine alleged rapes and/or druggings?  He agreed to a lot more than simply staying in jail for more than a full decade. Ken Daley of the New Orleans…

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Sunday morning one-liners

The Bills will try to turn up some diamonds in the rough during the draft. Dolphins QB Josh Freeman will have to show he’s changed to resume his NFL career. Former Patriots players aren’t worried about a Super Bowl hangover. The pros and cons of the Jets’ free agency shopping spree. Breaking down the Ravens’…

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Saturday one-liners

New Jets RB Stevan Ridley has his new team’s name tattooed on his forearm. Dolphins QB McLeod Bethel-Thompson is visiting El Salvador this weekend to teach 75 kids the fundamentals of football.  (It would be fitting if they play the wrong U.S. national anthem.) Patriots DE Chandler Jones helped celebrate Special Olympics athletes on Friday.…

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Friday morning one-liners

The Bills will get some national television exposure during the preseason. The Dolphins held a coaching clinic for local youth football coaches. Patriots LB Dont’a Hightower is set to have a Tennessee road named after him. New Jets RB Stevan Ridley said goodbye to Patriots fans. The Ravens have interest in Missouri LB Shane Ray,…

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Ron Wolf could be getting the ultimate honor — a street sign

Ron Wolf’s headed to Canton, Ohio this summer to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. But he might have another honor coming his way in Green Bay, which is reserved for the greatest of the local dignitaries. Via Richard Ryman of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, the former Packers General Manager might have a street…

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Taking a look at fifth-year options for 2012 first-round picks

NFL teams are now deciding whether or not to pick up the fifth-year options on 2012 first-round draft picks. Here’s a rundown of where each team stands: ALREADY PICKED UP The Colts have announced the obvious, they will pick up the option and pay first overall pick Andrew Luck $16.2 million in 2016. The Chargers…

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Don Barclay stays with Packers

Don Barclay was a useful player for the Packers in 2012 and 2013 when he stepped into the lineup at right tackle when injuries left the Packers in need of a starter. Barclay will be back in Green Bay to provide that kind of cover again this season, assuming he’s able to stay healthy after…

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Thursday morning one-liners

Some think Bills DT Marcell Dareus got off easy on his recent traffic charges. The Dolphins seem serious about finding a veteran wideout. Would the Patriots be willing to break their traditional mold of CBs for a prospect such as Ronald Darby? The Jets are obviously confident about the rehab of new RB Stevan Ridley.…

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Packers waive offensive tackle Aaron Adams

The Packers have waived one of their reserve offensive tackles, parting ways with second-year pro Aaron Adams on Thursday. According to the NFL’s Thursday transactions, Adams was waived with a failed physical designation. He spent the 2014 regular season on injured reserve after suffering an ACL tear in August. Adams, 25, was on the Packers’…

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