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Aikman: Cowboys should consider a QB at No. 4

When Hall of Famer and FOX analyst Troy Aikman stopped by the set of PFT Live on Super Bowl Radio Row Thursday, Aikman and Mike Florio discussed the possibility of the Cowboys pursuing Johnny Manziel or Robert Griffin III to address their backup quarterback situation. But Aikman said he believes the Cowboys might be better…

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Thursday morning one-liners

Bills QB Tyrod Taylor thinks the Bills can make the playoffs¬†next year. Dolphins WR DeVante Parker is in line for a strong second season. Hall of Famer Mike Haynes goes to bat for Patriots QB Tom Brady. Comparing the Jets’ drafts in recent years to the Panthers and Broncos shows a problem. A look at…

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Brady, Cam, Beckham have NFL’s best-selling jerseys

Deflategate, dancing and dirty play aside, Tom Brady, Cam Newton and Odell Beckham Jr. have the NFL’s three best-selling jerseys. Although all three players have been described as polarizing at times, when NFLShop.com released its latest jersey rankings, they showed Brady on top, followed by Newton and Beckham. The rankings comprise jersey sales over the…

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Cobb calls punctured lung “scary,” says Packers players believe in Lacy

Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb was last seen on the field making a highlight-reel catch in a divisional playoff game in Arizona that was negated by a penalty. Cobb was slow getting up and knew something was wrong, but until he started coughing up blood a few minutes later, he thought he was just shaken…

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T.J. Lang having shoulder surgery

Packers guard T.J. Lang dealt with injuries to both shoulders during the 2016 season and he’ll have surgery on at least one of them this offseason. Lang told Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com that he will have surgery on his right shoulder on Wednesday. He doesn’t know if he’ll also have surgery on his left shoulder…

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PFT Live: Jerry Rice, Ronnie Lott, Adam Vinatieri and much more

The home of the 49ers will be the location of Super Bowl 50 and two of the franchise’s greatest players will be guests on Wednesday’s edition of PFT Live from Radio Row in San Francisco. Pro Football Hall of Famers Jerry Rice and Ronnie Lott will join Mike Florio during another show packed with guests.…

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Tuesday morning one-liners

The Bills are taking a look at a Baylor basketball player. Pointing out differences between the Dolphins and this year’s Super Bowl teams. Emmanuel Sanders looked back at his negotiations with the Patriots while at the Super Bowl. Jets WR Brandon Marshall felt the team could have made a deep playoff run if only they’d…

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Packers want Eddie Lacy to lose 30 pounds

We knew Packers coach Mike McCarthy wanted Eddie Lacy to shape up this offseason, and now we know a specific target for Lacy to lose. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports that the Packers want Lacy to lose 30 pounds, and Lacy is committed to accomplishing that before the season starts. Lacy weighed 231 pounds…

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Monday morning one-liners

The Bills may be in the market for a receiver in the draft. Count Dolphins offensive coordinator Clyde Christensen among those who think Peyton Manning will play in 2016. Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski was at the Senior Bowl to support his brother. A look at how Joe Namath’s time with the Jets set the table…

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Blandino doesn’t anticipate major changes to catch rule

The NFL has convened a committee to explore possible changes to the catch rule. The NFL’s V.P. of officiating anticipates that no major changes will be made. Appearing on NFL Network before the Pro Bowl, Dean Blandino expressed satisfaction with the catch rule in an interview with Steve Wyche. “We think that the rule is…

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Team Irvin wins tackling-free Pro Bowl, 49-27

The Pro Bowl was everything it was advertised to be. Or something like that. It was not competitive. By the third quarter it wasn’t close, either. Team Irvin pulled away from Team Rice and won the game, 49-27. No one will remember. There were really good players who made some really good plays, but Team…

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Sunday morning one-liners

The Bills seem to be down on WR Robert Woods. Dolphins defensive coordinator Vance Joseph said that “most of the pieces are in house” for his defense. Some possible cap maneuvers the Patriots may employ this offseason. Jets owner Woody Johnson offered no hints about the team’s plans for DE Muhammad Wilkerson. There were a…

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Saturday one-liners

Seahawks S Kam Chancellor has “iguana skin” on his hands from playing in below-zero conditions in Minnesota. The Rams have hired Skip Peete to coach the team’s running backs. One of the more famous tackles in 49ers’ history wouldn’t have happened if Eric Wright had listened to Bill Walsh. Cardinals DE Calais Campbell is confident…

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Aaron Rodgers has knee surgery

At times in 2015, it seemed like Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers wasn’t himself. It’s possibly because he was dealing with a knee problem. According to Jason Wilde and Rob Demovsky (a/k/a Olivia Munn’s favorite reporter) of ESPN.com, Rodgers had arthroscopic knee surgery in the days following Green Bay’s loss to the Cardinals in the NFC…

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Friday morning one-liners

Is QB Carson Wentz a draft possibility for the Bills? The Dolphins have some decisions to make at defensive end. Free agents aren’t high on the list of Patriots offseason issues. Five Senior Bowl players for the Jets to watch. Former Ravens LB Ray Lewis’ son is headed to Utah State as a cornerback. Bengals…

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