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Leonard Williams could be next great defensive lineman

The strength, dexterity and versatility of USC's star pass-rusher makes him the surest thing in this year's NFL draft.

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Hardy probe: NFL gets access to Holder photos

The NFL will get to look at seven photographs that were submitted into evidence from Greg Hardy's domestic violence case as a part of its investigation into whether the former Panthers defensive end violated the league's personal conduct policy.

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Sources: Mariota doesn't plan to attend draft

Just as Jameis Winston does not plan to attend next month's NFL draft in Chicago, neither does Marcus Mariota, per league sources. Mariota informed the league he plans to be in Hawaii among his family and the community that helped raise him

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FBO: Cooper tops WR projections

Football Outsiders' Nathan Forster projects the top 13 wide receiver prospects for the 2015 NFL draft using the Playmaker Score model. Alabama's Amari Cooper comes in at No. 1, but several surprises make the rankings.


Jets' draft classes disappearing

After former first-round pick Kyle Wilson signed with the Saints today, the Jets have no players remaining from their 2008 to 2010 drafts. Of the 13 players picked in that time period, only one, Matt Slauson, is a full-time starter in the league.

Patriots got jokes

The Patriots stars are just full of April Fool's Day humor today -- as WR Julian Edelman showed on his Twitter account, saying he's "taking my talents to Fenway." The Red Sox responded: "Ok with us!"

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Gruden's QB camp: Jameis Winston

The QB explains to Jon Gruden how his baseball background helps him on the football field: "Baseball, on that mound, you gotta be relentless. As a quarterback, you have to be relentless. That's how you get guys to follow you."


Todd Archer: McClain makes D stronger

With Rolando McClain coming back to Dallas, the linebacker group should be better in 2015 than they were in 2014 as long as they stay healthy.

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Winston comparable to Matt Ryan

Both stats and scouts see similarities between Jameis Winston and Falcons QB Matt Ryan. Both had the confidence to take risks and throw with anticipation in college.

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Jadeveon Clowney: 'I'm progressing well'

The 2014 No. 1 pick has no timetable for his return from knee surgery but said he's "moving forward" in his rehab: "I'm working hard, but we're not going to rush it. ... Things are starting to come together just like I hoped they would." (via Houston Chronicle)

Urban Meyer: Browns great at scouting

The Ohio State coach has seen it all from NFL teams when it comes to scouting a prospect. Some teams "draft one of your players and you never hear from them." But then there's the Browns: "[They're] fantastic. I really like their head coach [Mike Pettine]. He's knee deep in it."

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Rolando McClain to stay with Cowboys

The LB accepted a one-year deal with a base of $3M and an additional $1M in playing-time incentives, according to ESPN's Ed Werder. Last year with Dallas, McClain finished with 81 tackles, two interceptions and a forced fumble.

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