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Texans test Osweiler's nerves, knowledge with pop quizzes

The Texans are peppering new quarterback Brock Osweiler with endless tests to help him master the contents of a 4-inch-thick playbook that is the work of generations of brilliant coaching minds.

Trotter: Cowboys should feed Elliott until he drops (1:08)
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DL Cory Redding announces retirement

Defensive lineman Cory Redding announced his retirement Wednesday after 13 years in the league, including last season with Arizona.

Matt Cassel was a little league celebrity (2:33)


Manziel suspended four games by NFL

Former Browns QB Johnny Manziel was suspended by the NFL four games for violating its substance abuse policy. The story was first reported by TMZ and it was confirmed by ESPN.

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NFL announced Jets DL Sheldon Richardson suspended for season opener for personal-conduct policy violation.

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Jets DE Sheldon Richardson suspended for the first game of the regular season for a personal conduct violation, per NFL.

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In addition to Johnny Manziel facing a four-game suspension in 2016 for violation of the league's substance abuse policy (reported by TMZ and confirmed by ESPN's Adam Caplan), a league source says Manziel is subject to the personal conduct policy if he signs with another team. So, he could face additional penalties upon return.

Spain: Manziel's sobriety decision not logical

Sarah Spain is skeptical of Johnny Manziel saying he will begin sobriety starting July 1.


Wilfork: Confident in who I am

Vince Wilfork is proud of his appearance in ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue.


Vince Wilfork doesn't care what you think

"Everybody knows that I have a big stomach, but I think sometimes that overshadows everything else on my body. ... The only thing I don't have that they got is six-packs. But I really don't care about six-packs." Wilfork's body

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