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DEA reportedly looking into NFL locker rooms for potential prescription drug abuse

The federal government is taking a look at the inner workings of the league, specifically the handling of prescription drugs. The Drug Enforcement Administration has reportedly launched a probe in the National Football League, investigating...Show More Summary

Top 25 Individual Single-Season Performances in Philadelphia Eagles History

The Philadelphia Eagles are one of the most storied franchises in the history of the National Football League. They've won more than 500 games in 81 seasons, including three NFL championships, and have appeared in two Super Bowls. They're consistently in the playoff hunt, qualifying for the postseason 20 times in the last 36 seasons. Show More Summary

Ranking Pittsburgh Steelers' Top 5 Sleepers to Watch in Camp

Pedigree is not everything when it comes to success in the National Football League. Every year, players seem to come out of nowhere and develop into stars. The start of training camp will be a chance for the hidden gems on the Pittsburgh Steelers to step out and shine. An unheralded player standing out is not something new for the Steelers. Show More Summary

Ranking NFL Quarterbacks on Long-Term Job Security

The nature of the National Football League is a cruel, merciless sport in which players can be swapped from one team to another or outright released at any given time. Job security is never what it seems; a six-year deal can in all actuality be a one- or two-year contract allowing the organization an easy out at any time should they so choose. Show More Summary

Federal judge OKs preliminary NFL settlement

A federal judge on Monday approved a $765 million preliminary settlement offer between the National Football League and lawyers for the more than 4,500 former players seeking damages for concussion-related injuries. 

Ultimate Ranking: The 100 Best Players in the National Football League

By this point, we've all seen the NFL's official top 100 players list, and, of course, we all have our fair share of issues with the list. Whether it's a bias toward the defending Super Bowl champion or a tendency to overrate players...Show More Summary

Breaking Down the Latest Twitter Buzz About the Atlanta Falcons' Offseason

The Atlanta Falcons have the best wide receiver duo in the National Football League—at least that's what Falcons receiver Julio Jones said, as per Vaughn McClure of ESPN: When you step on the field, you should feel that you're the best, you and whoever your partner is. Show More Summary

Can a Healthy Chris Johnson Recapture Past Glory with the New York Jets?

There was a time when Chris Johnson was considered arguably the best running back in the National Football League. In 2009, Johnson became the sixth player in NFL history to gain over 2,000 yards on the ground in a single season. However, diminishing returns and an increasing salary led the Tennessee Titans to release Johnson earlier this year. Show More Summary

Who's the Talk of Every NFL Team's Offseason so Far?

We are going to have a little fun here. When it comes to the National Football League, who doesn’t love a good ranking or list? Just about anything that we can rate from No. 1 to No. 32 becomes a much-discussed topic. But what if the talk is in regards to the talk? Here is every team’s most talked-about subject in terms of a player or a coach. Show More Summary

6 tweets about @Twitter's new CFO

T witter's board of directors named former Goldman Sachs executive and National Football League CFO Anthony Noto to be its chief financial officer, replacing Mike Gupta who will become senior vice president, strategic investments. Here...Show More Summary

What Newly Acquired LB Rolando McClain Adds to the Dallas Cowboys Defense

In 2013, the Dallas Cowboys fielded the worst defense in the National Football League. In the offseason, they lost defensive end DeMarcus Ware and defensive tackle Jason Hatcher to free agency. Linebacker Sean Lee was lost for the season...Show More Summary

Kansas City Chiefs Kicker Ryan Succop in Competition with Rookie Cairo Santos

In the National Football League, there is only one certainty: Your job is never safe. It doesn't matter if you're an elite quarterback, star running back or the starting kicker, there will always be somebody younger—and cheaper—to take...Show More Summary

10 Worst Contracts in the National Football League

Contracts in the National Football League are a strange business. What can appear as a $100 million extension can in all actuality be a one- or two-year deal that allows the organization an easy opt-out. Just look at Colin Kaepernick ’s most recent deal. Show More Summary

NBA looking to move its Entry Draft to July

The National Football League is not the only sports entity that is looking at a potential later date for its draft. USA Today is reporting that that the NBA is also thinking about pushing its entry draft to July 1. Now what does this mean? It means that the NBA is hoping to make more […]

NFL: Top 25 Players Under 25 Years Old

A strong case could be made that the talent level currently in the National Football League is at an all-time high. Quarterbacks Peyton Manning and Tom Brady are re-writing the record books one season at a time, making their case as the greatest to ever play the position. Defensive lineman J.J. Show More Summary

Rounding Up the Latest NFL Offseason Rumors, Buzz and Speculation

Things are about to get really interesting around the National Football League. Right now, players are on their last extended break of the year. When next they gather, it will be for training camp, which leads into the preseason. Before...Show More Summary

Latest Update on the NFL's Biggest Injured Stars

Injuries are, unfortunately, a fact of life in the National Football League. As frustrating as those injuries can be, it's that much more maddening when they occur before the season has even started. Watching a season's hopes and dreams...Show More Summary

NFL settlement to lift cap on concussion spending

The National Football League has reached a settlement to uncap funds for retired players suffering neurological problems due to concussions. Photo by Flickr user Ed Yourdon The National Football League reached a new settlement todayShow More Summary

Realistic Expectations for Every NFL Offense with New Offensive Coordinator

More than a third of the National Football League’s teams are going into the 2014 season with new coaches calling the shots for their offenses. Eleven franchises brought in new offensive coordinators this offseason, while the Houston...Show More Summary

CNN Anchor Don Lemon: 'Redskin' Is the New 'N-Word'

The debate over whether the National Football League team in the District of Columbia should change its name from the Washington Redskins to something “less offensive” was the subject when CNN Newsroom weekend anchor Don Lemon was aShow More Summary

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