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Bowen: How NFL veterans are affected by condensed offseason

From a late start in early April under the new CBA to only brief appearances at training camp, technique and injury concerns are becoming more of an issue for NFL players.

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Inside the Pittsburgh Steelers' 2-point party

Two be or not two be isn't a question for the Pittsburgh Steelers, who love their chances to spread teams out and get two points after touchdowns.

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Ex-WR eyes sentencing delay for concussion test

Ex-NFLer Reggie Rucker, who pleaded guilty to stealing from charities, is asking that his sentencing hearing be delayed after prosecutors sought medical records related to a concussion exam.

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According to ESPN Stats & Information, Seahawks WR Doug Baldwin had 1,007 receiving yards and 12 touchdowns when lined up in the slot last year. In the last 10 years, the only other receiver to hit the 1,000-yard and 10-TD marks from the slot was Randall Cobb.

Carli Lloyd > LeBron?

Carli Lloyd had a great year, but was her championship performance better than LeBron James', Von Miller's or Sidney Crosby's? Vote for the ESPYS

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Bill Barnwell @billbarnwell

Shoutout to you if you thought in 2014: a) Doug Baldwin's next deal would be worth more than Jimmy Graham's b) That would seem wise

Buddy's letter to the '85 Bears

Members of the legendary 1985 Bears team read letters from their late coach. Ryan noted them as the greatest team in NFL history.


Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

So in 2011, Seahawks used a 5th-round pick on Stanford CB Richard Sherman and signed undrafted FA Stanford WR Doug Baldwin. Worked out OK.