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DirecTV is close to doing a deal with Amazon for Thursday Night Football

This year, Thursday Night Football becomes a streaming-only property. And that’s bad news for those who don’t get their content from streaming platforms. Enter DirecTV. The outgoing Sunday Ticket provider is close to a deal with Amazon to distribute TNF to restaurants and bars, according to John Ourand of Sports Business Journal. Ourand reports that […]

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Amari Cooper injures ankle

Browns receiver Amari Cooper injured his ankle during a scramble drill late in practice, Dan Labbe of cleveland.com reports. As Deshaun Watson rolled out of the pocket, Cooper changed directions and then went down. He stayed on the ground and was treated by the training staff. Cooper walked around behind the team afterward with no […]

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Allen Lazard aiming to be the No. 1 receiver in the league

Packers receiver Allen Lazard entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent, landing on the Jaguars’ practice squad. The Packers found him there late in the 2018 season, and he played one game for them as a rookie. He failed to make the 53-player roster out of training camp in 2019. Now, Aaron Rodgers is […]

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John Harbaugh keeps his opinion on Deshaun Watson’s suspension to himself

If Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson ultimately serves a six-game suspension, his first game as a Brown will happen at Baltimore, on Sunday, October 23. Naturally, then, Ravens coach John Harbaugh was asked on Monday for his thoughts on the Watson situation. “I do have a lot of opinions on it,” Harbaugh said Monday, via Mary […]

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Tom Brady downplays recruiting: Guys choose the Bucs because of the team, not me

The arrival of free agent wide receiver Julio Jones appeared to be the latest example of a veteran player going to Tampa Bay to play with Tom Brady. But Brady doesn’t see it that way. Brady said he doesn’t believe the players he knows around the league sign with the Bucs just because he’s on […]

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With elbow still an issue, Rams reduced Matthew Stafford’s workload on Monday

One of the most overlooked questions as the 2022 season approaches is whether and to what extent the elbow of Rams quarterback Matthew Stafford will remain properly functional. Stafford didn’t throw at all in the offseason due to inflammation in the elbow. Eventually, he needed an injection. It’s been something to watch throughout the early […]

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Trevor Lawrence: Travis Etienne looks even better than when we were at Clemson

The Jaguars had two first-round picks last year, and they used both on players from Clemson, quarterback Trevor Lawrence first overall and running back Travis Etienne 25th. Lawrence started his entire rookie season, but Etienne never saw the field after a preseason foot injury. Now Etienne is back on the practice field, and Lawrence thinks […]