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11hMark Dominik

Dominik: 24 players any team would want

Which NFL players would be coveted by every team if they hit the open market? Mark Dominik makes his list, which includes J.J. Watt and Odell Beckham Jr.

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Muench: Ranking top 5 rookie playmakers

Which NFL rookies will make an impact early on? Steve Muench ranks his top five rookie playmakers for 2015, starting with Ravens WR Breshad Perriman.

Inside The Huddle with John Clayton (2:55)
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2hTodd Archer

Dez at Cowboys' OTA despite unsigned tender

Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant has not signed his franchise-tag tender but the Pro Bowler did take part in a limited portion of Thursday's organized team activity at Valley Ranch, sources said.

Jameis Winston impresses early (2:14)


Kelly not worried about perception

Coach Chip Kelly addresses former Eagles RB LeSean McCoy's comments that race played a role in his personnel decisions: "I know how we run this organization and it's not run that way."


'Crazy how one side has so much power'

Adrian Peterson unleashed 11 tweets Thursday afternoon venting about the leverage the Vikings have over the former NFL MVP and argued he should get some protection against the possibility the team eventually will release him with money remaining on his deal. All about the money

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Adrian Peterson @AdrianPeterson

However, players do not have the luxury of saying that they want out of their contract. And I won't even get into the franchise tag convo

Eagles QBs loving OTAs so far

  • Sam Bradford: "I think [the offense] fits my style of game, making quick decisions."
  • Tim Tebow: "Being able to go against the defense, run around and throw, it's just so much fun."


Dante Fowler has left knee surgery

The Jaguars' No. 3 overall pick had surgery today to repair a torn ACL suffered on the 1st day of rookie minicamp. He's expected to begin rehab next week in Jacksonville but will miss the entire 2015 season.

A look inside the NFLPA Rookie Premiere

Rookies learn NFL realities in simulated sessions, including opening a suspension letter for a positive drug test. "When you get that letter ... it strikes a nerve," NFLPA senior manager George Hegamin told ESPN's Sal Paolantonio.


Mannings' blindsides now at risk

Both Peyton and Eli Manning will be without their projected starting LTs for extended periods of time this season because of major injuries (torn ACL for Broncos' Ryan Clady; torn pectoral for Giants' Will Beatty).

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Dez present despite tender uncertainty

Dez Bryant took part in a limited portion of Thursday's OTA at Valley Ranch, sources told ESPN's Todd Archer. The Pro Bowl WR still hasn't signed his franchise-tag tender.

Kelly: McCoy 'wrong' about race playing role

Chip Kelly, responding to LeSean McCoy's comments about race being a major factor in his personnel moves: "We put a lot of time looking into character and factors that go into selection and retention of players. Color's never been one of them." Chip speaks out

Letroy Guion apologizes for arrest

The Green Bay NT discussed his February arrest for felony marijuana and gun possession at today's OTA session. "... I'm glad [the Packers] stood by me. I'm glad they stuck behind me and helped me get through this."


Jameis Winston a 'football junkie'

At least so says Tampa Bay head coach Lovie Smith, and ESPN's Pat Yasinskas can see why. "The guy just loves football and I think that's definitely been noticed, and hopefully for the Buccaneers it's contagious."


Clayton's Quiz: Redskins' best move

John Clayton answers the question of which offseason addition will have the biggest impact on Washington. Hint: it's not a player, but he will be focused on the offensive line.


Open competition for Eagles' QB job

Sam Bradford (knee) is still limited in practice, leaving Philly's QB situation unsettled. "Mark Sanchez does have an opportunity [to start] and that was not clear before today, really," ESPN's Phil Sheridan says.


Adrian Peterson @AdrianPeterson

Feels for whatever reason! Family, Change of scenery or simply - what they feels just might work best for them! Those same laws don't apply!