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Matthew Berry’s 50 facts for Week 1

5:03 PM ET Love/Hate is dead. Long live Love/Hate. Hello friends, old and new, and welcome to NOT Love/Hate. In case you missed it, I announced a few weeks ago that, for a variety of reasons, mostly health- and...

Prescott focused on ’18 season, not next contract

4:39 PM ET FRISCO, Texas -- Dak Prescott knows what his future holds if he has a big year for the Dallas Cowboys in 2018, but he is not thinking about a potential pay day. "It's not anything I've...

Slap shot: NHL stars unamused by Jags’ Ramsey

5:45 PM ET Emily KaplanESPN Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey has established a reputation as one of the NFL's brashest trash-talkers, but his comments about how he could "probably crack" an NHL roster in six months has struck a nerve...

Eagles take another WR hit with Hollins to IR

4:33 PM ET The Philadelphia Eagles placed wide receiver Mack Hollins on injured reserve Thursday. Entering the first week of the NFL regular season, a number of teams -- including the Texans and Chargers -- had better...

Report: Steelers Won’t Rescind Le’Veon Bell Franchise Tender

The Pittsburgh Steelers won't rescind the franchise tender of running back Le'Veon Bell,'s Ian Rapoport reports. Bell has not signed the tender, valued at $14.54 million, and has not reported to the team. He has until Week 10..

Can the Defending Super Bowl Champs Repeat? 10 Thoughts On the 2018 Philadelphia Eagles

With the NFL season finally here, Andy Benoit has been previewing every NFL team in reverse order of last season’s finish. Our final team: the Philadelphia Eagles, who finished 13–3 in 2017 and went on to win the Super Bowl for the first time in fran..

Report: NFL Owners Interested In No Discipline For Players Who Protest Anthem

Some NFL owners are interested in a possible agreement with the NFL Players Association where discipline would be waived for any player protesting during the national anthem, reports the Washington Post. The proposal is based on the contingency tha..

Jordan Adds Jimmy Garoppolo, Le’Veon Bell to NFL Roster

Jordan will add seven NFL athletes to its brand this season according to ESPN's Darren Rovell. The Jordan roster now stands at 20 players. The new additions include five offensive players and is highlighted by 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo..

How the Jaguars’ Unique Power Structure Continues to Make It Work

DUVAL, Fla. — Jaguars owner Shad Khan cemented football’s most interesting power structure in a series of three brief phone calls that took about a half hour in total. No fancy steak dinner, no formal conference-room meeting between the three of them..

What Channel is the Eagles vs. Falcons Game On Tonight?

The NFL will return after a seven-month absence with the defending Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles hosting the Atlanta Falcons. Kickoff is slated for 8:20 p.m. ET. The opening-night battle will be a rematch of last year's NFC playoffs...

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