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Pete Carroll says Chris Carson over neck discomfort that kept him sidelined

In late October, Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll cast doubt upon the outlook for running back Chris Carson because of a neck injury that kept him from getting back on the field. But since then, Carson has made progress and returned to practice for Seattle on Wednesday. “He’s got to make it through the […]

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Chiefs emerge as perceived Odell Beckham Jr. favorite

As one point on Wednesday afternoon, the general vibes pointed to the Saints as the team that would land receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Late Wednesday afternoon, that changed. The prevailing chatter is pointing to the Chiefs as the place where Beckham will land. It’s not done until he signs, obviously. And since we first caught […]

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DeSean Jackson says Raiders were perfect fit

DeSean Jackson said the Las Vegas Raiders provided what he was looking for in a new team after asking for a trade from the Los Angeles Rams before an eventual release last week. “The Raiders matched perfect,” Jackson said, via Vic Tafur of TheAthletic.com. So what made the Raiders the right landing spot for Jackson? […]

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Fined more than Aaron Rodgers for uniform violations, CeeDee Lamb is confused

The NFL fined Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers $14,650 for violations of the COVID-19 protocols for unvaccinated players. The NFL fined Cowboys receiver CeeDee Lamb $15,450 for his most recent uniform violation. Lamb is confused, too. “Annoy me? Nah. Confuse me a lot? Very much so yes,” Lamb said when asked about Rodgers’ fines. “I just […]

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Keenan Allen didn’t practice Wednesday

Chargers receiver Keenan Allen did not practice Wednesday because of a knee injury. He played 62 of 69 snaps in Sunday’s victory over the Eagles and caught 12 of 13 targets for 104 yards. Allen, who has played 89 percent of the offensive snaps this season, has 57 catches for 600 yards and two touchdowns […]

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Saints players make their pitch for Odell Beckham Jr.

The Saints have gotten seven games out of Michael Thomas since the start of the 2020 season. He will not play this season after a setback following offseason ankle surgery. The Saints could use Odell Beckham Jr. Beckham’s decision reportedly is a “few days away,” with the Saints in the mix for the free agent […]

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Schefter: “I could have done a better job” on Dalvin Cook reporting

Some in the industry think Adam Schefter is trying to get fired by ESPN so that he can cash in one of the cash-rich sports books. If so, he may not have to resort to going streaking in a bodysuit. Schefter stepped in it on Tuesday night, with this tweet: “Minnesota Vikings’ RB Dalvin Cook […]