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Tracking device prompts Giants to insist on spa day before game day

The team's recovery day includes yoga, massage, hot and cold tubs, self-massage sticks/rollers/bands, functional movement screen exercises (FMS) and air compression boots.

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Follow live: Pittsburgh at Buffalo

Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers take on the Bills, who are without top receivers Sammy Watkins, Robert Woods and Percy Harvin.

Jen Welter Conversation (3:43)
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Mangold helps end crime spree with 911 call

Jets center Nick Mangold threw his most memorable block of the summer at his home in New Jersey, stopping burglars from breaking into his car and helping end a crime spree in his neighborhood.

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Brady's rocky preseason ends with TD

In what was likely his last preseason action, Tom Brady threw two interceptions vs. the Panthers before leading the Patriots on a two-minute TD drive.

Do the 49ers need Ahmad Brooks? (1:04)


Jeremy Fowler ESPN Senior NFL Writer 

A 41-yard run by Bills running back Fred Jackson had several Steelers off their game. Linebackers Ryan Shazier and Vince Williams got beat off the ball, and William Gay got pancaked downfield. Not a good start for Steelers defense.

2015 fantasy football rankings

Eddie Lacy was just the No. 6 RB in scoring last year, but he's the No. 3-ranked player entering 2015. What other surprises are in store from ESPN's composite rankings? Top 300

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Williams inks extension in Washington

The Redskins are giving LT Trent Williams a 5-year, $66 million extension, with $43.25 million guaranteed, his agent told ESPN. Williams is now the NFL's highest-paid OT.

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Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

Redskins giving OT Trent Williams a 5-year, $66 million extension, including $43.25 million gtd, per agent Vincent Taylor of Elite Loyalty.

Ickey Woods: 'Got to win the big one'

The former Bengals RB classifies this season as a make-or-break year for QB Andy Dalton: "This is the year we must win a playoff game or it's time to start looking in a different direction at the quarterback spot." Woods on Dalton

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Is your Fantasy Football league ready?

The third game of the preseason is seen as a "dress rehearsal" for most teams, which means this weekend is the perfect time to scout your top fantasy football picks and get ready for your draft. Play for free

Drew Brees walks home with fans

After Friday's practice at Tulane, the Saints QB stuck around signing autographs until the lights went out. He then walked the 1.5 miles home -- accompanied by some fans.


Clark: Redskins need 'consistency' at QB

"They need to know who's going to be behind center each and every week," Ryan Clark said, adding that naming Kirk Cousins the starter seems "fishy" coming after news of RG III's concussion.


Field Yates @FieldYates

Some players to watch tonight: * Falcons RB Tevin Coleman * Steelers WR Markus Wheaton * Cowboys RB Joseph Randle * Packers depth WR's

James Walker ESPN Staff Writer 

Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill (No. 8) was taken in the same 2012 as Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (No. 2) just six picks apart. It's astounding how far RG III's star has fallen since then, while Tannehill's stock continues to rise.

ESPN on Snapchat Discover live

The Saints' Super Bowl win in 2009 galvanized a city ravaged by Hurricane Katrina on Aug. 29, 2005. See Drew Brees reflect on the journey in Saturday's edition of ESPN in Snapchat Discover.

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Jeremy Fowler ESPN Senior NFL Writer 

With new Steelers QB Michael Vick expected to get a few reps at Buffalo - kickoff is at 4 p.m. ET - here's a glimpse of what fans might see.


Berry on Redskins QBs: 'Ignore the position'

Too much uncertainty surrounds Washington QBs Kirk Cousins and Robert Griffin III for ESPN's Matthew Berry to recommend you to draft either.


Cousins will start Week 1 for Redskins

The Redskins are planning on starting QB Kirk Cousins in Week 1 against the Dolphins, sources tell ESPN's Dianna Russini. Robert Griffin III is sidelined with a concussion.

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Dan Graziano @DanGrazianoESPN

Cruz, Beason, Richburg, Selvie, Herzlich, Fenner, Casillas, Chykie Brown, Mosley not expected to play for Giants tonight.