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10hKevin Seifert

Dennis Green's legacy: Fierce loyalty, memorable quotes

Kevin Seifert remembers Dennis Green as the ultimate players' coach, a football man who believed in himself and those around him.

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19hJohn Clayton

Ranking next year's top 25 NFL free agents

Redskins QB Kirk Cousins, who's playing under the franchise tag, and Cardinals DB Tyrann Mathieu, who's coming back from a knee injury, are among the top projected free agents in the 2017 class.

Elliott situation won't be a major distraction (1:00)
Talent not the issue for Giants' defense (0:45)
Norman 'couldn't care less' about Beckham Jr. comments (1:52)
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Mike Sando

The next wave of NFL head coaches

Todd Haley's work in Pittsburgh has him on the head-coaching radar, but which other NFL assistants will also be in the running? Mike Sando takes a look around the league.

Gronk teaches a Zumba class... that is all (0:44)
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Judge: DA stays on case in Will Smith's death

A judge refused to remove the Orleans Parish district attorney from the prosecution of a man charged with second-degree murder in the April shooting of retired Saints defensive end Will Smith.

Monroe vows to continue fighting for marijuana usage (1:25)
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3dJosh Weinfuss

Takeaways from the Madden NFL 17 rookie ratings

Jaguars defensive back Jalen Ramsey, who was picked No. 5 overall in April's NFL draft, is the top-rated rookie in Madden NFL 17. Here are eight more things that stood out from the release.

Gronk spike: Ice cream edition (0:18)
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3dESPN.com staff

Previewing NFL training camps for all 32 teams

Is rookie QB Jared Goff ready to lead the Rams? Will Jameis Winston improve in Year 2? Are the Cardinals Super Bowl or bust? NFL Nation reporters preview all 32 training camps.

Goodell trying to rebuild trust with players (4:19)


Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

Joining Dre Kirkpatrick at his camp is WR James Wright. The Bengals hope Wright will be able to contribute this season after he missed all of 2015 with a knee injury. He says he feels OK. We'll soon see. Wright could play a key role in the Bengals' ability to set their WR rotation behind A.J. Green.

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The Bengals are still six days from training camp, but CB Dre Kirkpatrick is already back in Cincinnati, hosting his "Kirk's Kids Kamp" at Taft High School.

The weddings of the offseason

Russell Wilson marrying Ciara was not the only recent NFL wedding that produced some beautiful pictures. The happy couples

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Gronk teaches a zumba class

Yes, there is a spike involved.


Dude, Bee cool

Carson Palmer doesn't like bees.


So, you drafted Le'Veon Bell ...

Another mock draft ruined by an NFL suspension? Jim McCormick plays "what if." PPR mock draft

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Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Cover of the Titans online media guide.

Start of season not a given for J.J. Watt

The Texans may not like what Stephania Bell has to say about his injury.


The top 25 projected free agents in 2017

Kirk Cousins and Tyrann Mathieu could be wooed by other teams after this season. Clayton's list (Insider)

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Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Steelers players having varying reactions to Le'Veon Bell suspension news. Guard Ramon Foster said on Twitter he's waiting on all the facts and will "support my guy." Another player said it "definitely sucks" to have yet another drug-testing issue within the team but that won't deter the Super Bowl mentality.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Lions HC Jim Caldwell coached under the late Dennis Green at Northwestern and was a player for Iowa when Green was an assistant. Green also gave Caldwell one of his early breaks in coaching. Caldwell released this statement late Friday: "Dennis was one of the men that had a tremendous influence on many of us. He created a great legacy of winning and without question was one of the very best motivators of our time. He was brilliant, tough minded and an outstanding leader. "The lessons I learned from him are ones that I have utilized throughout my career and still use today. His impact on me, both as a coach and a person, is something I will forever cherish. My deepest sympathies to his wife Marie and to his children."