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ALS Diagnosis Raises Fear in the NFL

Eric Edholm, Shutdown Corner

Now He's Just Johnny Backup

Doug Farrar, Sports Illustrated

A Plague of Penalties Hitting NFL

Barry Petchesky, Deadspin

Winston Looks Like NFL's Newton 2.0

Greg Gabriel, National Football Post

Welcome to the Hot Seat, Brian Hoyer

Tom Pelissero, USA Today

Four recent former NFL players — including Tim Shaw, Steve Gleason, Kevin Turner and O.J. Brigance — who have been diagnosed with ALS in the past seven years. Now the b...(full article)

If Johnny Manziel is going to redefine quarterback play in Cleveland, he's going to have to wait a while to do it. On Wednesday morning, the Browns announced that head coach Mike P...(full article)

There's been a lot of talk and writing about the NFL's new emphasis on its officials calling a tighter game, especially their cracking down on passing defense. But we're through tw...(full article)

It remains to be seen if Florida State redshirt sophomore quarterback Jameis Winston will enter the NFL draft next spring, but all indications are that the Heisman Trophy winner ...(full article)

Brian Hoyer crumbled under the pressure Monday night. And that was nothing compared to the pressure he faces now that the Cleveland Browns have named him their starting quarterback...(full article)

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