“Hard Knocks” – One Year Later with the Atlanta Falcons’ Tyler Starr
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“Hard Knocks” – One Year Later with the Atlanta Falcons’ Tyler Starr

“HARD KNOCKS: TRAINING CAMP WITH THE HOUSTON TEXANS” 
PREMIERES TUESDAY, AUGUST 11th at 10pmET/9pmC  on HBO

By Richard Owens

Your muscles burn. The sun beats down and there’s no escape from its suffocating heat. You’ve … MORE ►

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One Shot: One Ref’s Rough Day
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One Shot: One Ref’s Rough Day

It’s not often an NFL referee gets involved in the physical action of the game.  Sometimes they get run over. Occasionally they get hit with an errant throw. But in Week 11, referee Ron Winter … MORE ►

NFL Films Presents More: Walter Iooss’ Bittersweet Assignment
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NFL Films Presents More: Walter Iooss’ Bittersweet Assignment

For the past five decades, photographer Walter Iooss, Jr. has captured famous sports images.  In this excerpt from “NFL Films Presents”, Iooss (pronounced yo/SS) shares the story of perhaps the most bittersweet assignment of … MORE ►

Looking Ahead: Jets – Bills
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Looking Ahead: Jets – Bills

When the Jets and Bills met in Week 9 earlier this season in Buffalo, the matchup appeared to be a showdown between AFC playoff contenders.

Now, just three weeks later, the two teams are reeling … MORE ►

One Shot: Leaving on a Jet Plane
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One Shot: Leaving on a Jet Plane

This time last year, the New York Jets were eating good with an 8-2 record. Their Turkey Day opponent was the struggling Cincinnati Bengals. This 13-yard touchdown reception by Santonio Holmes gave the Jets a … MORE ►

Week 11 Fantasy Hits and Misses
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Week 11 Fantasy Hits and Misses

Happy Thanksgiving, fantasy owners!  Let’s take a look at the tips we are thankful for, from the Playbook War Room last Sunday.

HIT

Vincent Jackson, Chargers: Jackson had been on somewhat of a cold streak … MORE ►

Films Encore: Thanksgiving
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Films Encore: Thanksgiving

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All-Audio: A Look Back at Ravens – 49ers
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All-Audio: A Look Back at Ravens – 49ers

“SoundFX TNF Special Edition: 49ers vs. Ravens” premieres this Saturday at 8 p.m. ET only on NFL Network. It will feature once-in-a-season access to numerous players and coaches on the sidelines wired for sound.

These … MORE ►

Pigskin and Horsefeathers
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Pigskin and Horsefeathers

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Our Top Tweets from Week 11: Comeback Season
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Our Top Tweets from Week 11: Comeback Season

Editor’s Note:  Below are a list of our favorite Tweets from Week 11.  But to get the full experience, listen to John Marsh’s podcast by clicking play on the player below!

This week’s post inspired

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Films Encore: Cowboys – Dolphins Thanksgiving Game
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Films Encore: Cowboys – Dolphins Thanksgiving Game

The Thanksgiving holiday is always good for a few laughs with family and friends – and the Dallas Cowboys.

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