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Ten most intriguing NFL training camp battles
July 16th, 2017 at 4:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** The quarterback carosel in Cleveland: 2017 edition. Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports NFL training camp battles define the direction of franchises on an annual basis, and we're always surprised by at least a few of the winners. Guys come out of nowhere to claim vital roles for their respective...

John Wooten proud of growing NFL diversity
June 19th, 2017 at 4:47 AM
***PHOTO1*** At least in title, Doug Williams is now in charge of personnel in Washington. And for the man who has fought for opportunities for minorities in football, it marked a high point, so far. Via Peter King of TheMMQB.com, Fritz Pollard Alliance chairman John Wooten felt a since of pride...

Osweiler comes a long way (unless the Browns still hope to trade him)
June 17th, 2017 at 6:52 AM
***PHOTO1*** In little more than three months, the attitude of the Cleveland Browns regarding quarterback Brock Osweiler has changed dramatically. Unless it hasn't. After the Browns traded for Osweiler on March 9, making him a footnote to the press release that focused on the second-round pick they acquired from the Texans,...

Broncos own one of highest draft pick retention rates in NFL
May 26th, 2017 at 9:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Lisa Lake/Getty Images for SiriusXM A really interesting team came out yesterday that highlighted teams that draft well and teams that don't draft well. The proof is in how teams retain their "homegrown talent" year after year. Since 2011,...

Wade Phillips had an awkward interview in Washington three years ago
May 5th, 2017 at 9:04 AM
***PHOTO1*** New Rams defensive coordinator Wade Phillips has a new book, Son of Bum. Written with our friend Vic Carucci of the Buffalo News, the memoir includes Wade's memory of an awkward interview with Washington coach Jay Gruden after Gruden got the D.C. gig in 2014. "By this point my son...