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Rex Ryan hopes Bills have ‘closed the gap’ in AFC East

Rex Ryan moved from the Jets to the Bills and hopes his new team has closed the gap on the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots, following a flurry of moves during the first waves of free agency. NFL.com

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Unhappy with Chiefs, Houston hopes to attract an offer sheet

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Once the new league year begins on Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. ET, players restricted by the franchise tag can start entertaining offers from teams that would be willing:  (1) to pay them a lot of money; and (2) to give

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Brady Quinn reportedly hopes to make NFL comeback

Brady Quinn spent last fall in the broadcast booth. He hopes to spend next fall back on an NFL field. The former first-round pick is reportedly attempting an NFL comeback. NFL.com

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Tyler Varga hopes his body of work gets him noticed in Indy

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When the NFL types inspect Yale running back Tyler Varga at the Scouting Combine this week, they’ll see a well-defined athlete. But as chiseled as he is, he still might be no better than the third-most fit member of his family. Via

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Michael Sam hopes for a spot at the NFL’s first veteran Combine

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Ten months after he was the most talked-about seventh-round pick in the history of the NFL draft, Michael Sam is hoping for a new opportunity to jumpstart his NFL career. As a result, Sam has applied for a spot in

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With Star Lotulelei out, Panthers’ hopes get even slimmer

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The Panthers were already huge underdogs on Saturday night in Seattle. Their odds have just grown even slimmer. Panthers coach Ron Rivera has confirmed that defensive tackle Star Lotulelei suffered a broken bone in his foot at practice on Tuesday

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In Harbaugh, Michigan hopes to find its Saban

Michigan needed a game-changer. A coach who could restore the shine to one of the college football’s jewels. The Wolverines needed their Nick Saban, who pulled Alabama from the muck of mediocrity and made the Crimson Tide champions again…. AP

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Saints take apart Bears to bolster playoff hopes

Drew Brees threw for 375 yards and three touchdowns and the New Orleans Saints beat the Chicago Bears 31-15 on Monday night to grab the NFC South lead. NFL Football News : CBSSports.com

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Chris Johnson hopes to make Titans regret letting him go

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This Sunday’s game between the Jets and Titans would have been a lot more interesting if one (or both) teams had more than two wins. But neither does, and it’s relevant only because of the fact that the loser will

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Raiders dent 49ers’ playoff hopes in stunner

San Francisco is facing the end of its playoff aspirations after losing in stunning fashion to Bay Area rival Oakland on Sunday. Is the curtain closed on the Niners’ postseason chances? NFL.com

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