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23mJohn Clayton

Clayton: Who's leading every QB battle headed into camp

Robert Griffin III will get the first chance to start for the Browns, while the 49ers' Blaine Gabbert must beat out Colin Kaepernick. John Clayton assesses the six QB battles to watch.

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NFL gets tough on concussion policy violations

The NFL and NFL Players Association on Monday jointly announced new guidelines designed to probe and punish teams that violate the league's concussion protocol.

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1hBill Barnwell

Barnwell's bounce-back teams for 2016

After experiencing a bunch of bad luck in 2015, the Cowboys and Tony Romo look primed to improve this season. Bill Barnwell predicts which NFL teams will rise and decline in 2016.

Mason Crosby rides adaptive bike to practice with young Packers fan (0:34)
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Vote now: How does your NFL team stack up?

ESPN The Magazine's Ultimate Standings grades organizations on everything from ticket prices and stadium experience to the talent on the field, court or rink. How does your favorite NFL team stack up? Vote now!

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Top stats to know: AFC training camps

NFL teams report to training camp this week. Here are the top stats to know about every AFC team heading into the 2016 NFL season.

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17hJeremy Fowler

Steelers find hidden win in Le'Veon Bell suspension

Le'Veon Bell's suspension could hurt the Steelers on the field but will give them leverage when negotiating his deal when he's a free agent in 2017.

Jets shouldn't feel good moving forward with Geno Smith (1:34)


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With Devin Hester released, the Falcons could turn to rookie Devin Fuller in the return game. Fuller told me yesterday he is fully recovered from a preseason hamstring injury.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

First round of the punting competition is too close to call. On four kicks into the wind against a rush from the 20-yard line, incumbentTim Masthay averaged 35.25 yards and 4.29 seconds of hang time. Rookie Peter Mortell averaged 35.75 and 4.30. Neither one was outstanding.

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Falcons announce they have released Devin Hester, the most accomplished return man in NFL history. Hester slowly recovered from toe surgery.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Josh Gordon is back and officially on the Cleveland Browns roster. The team made room for Gordon on the 90-man by waiving DB A.J. Stamps.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

A lot of individual position group and fundamental drills early in the first training camp practice.

Mike Wells ESPN Staff Writer 

Andrew Luck said he doesn't feel any pressure with his new $140 million contract.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

The Packers are still using the tackling donuts that were unveiled in OTA this spring.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Another look at Eddie Lacy as training camp gets underway.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Jordy Nelson, who is starting camp on PUP, is expected to practice at some point this preseason. Coach Mike McCarthy said all six PUP players will be on the field for some part of training camp.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Eddie Lacy is back after another round of work with training guru Tony Horton. Looks more trim that he did this spring when he weighed in the 240s.

Mike Wells ESPN Staff Writer 

LT Anthony Castonzo said the offensive line should be able to block well enough that Andrew Luck will have enough time to smoke a cigarette in the pocket

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Packers kicker Mason Crosby rides an adaptive bike to practice with George Highshaw, a 7-year-old from Milwaukee who was born with spina bifida. George will get to keep his bike.


Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Packers training camp is underway.

Mike Wells ESPN Staff Writer 

Colts suspended DL Art Jones said he did a "piss-poor job" of checking what was in the supplements he took. Also said he apologized to the organization. Jones is suspended the first four games of the season

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

The bike kids are lined up outside Lambeau Field getting ready to Packers players to practice.

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Andrew Luck was sacked or under duress on 33.5% of dropbacks last season. Colts drafted 4 OL, including C Ryan Kelly in the 1st round

Who's primed to bounce back in NFL?

The Cowboys had a bunch of bad luck in 2015, and Bill Barnwell sees them taking a step toward contention this season. For other teams though (sorry, Denver fans), 2016 might not go as smoothly. Bouncing back

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What is Josh Gordon's fantasy value?

"People know what he's capable of statistically and what the reward is. Unfortunately, people also know what he's capable of otherwise, which is why the risk is substantially greater. Karabell: Risks, rewards (Insider)

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