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Our top trade offers for Earl Thomas: Cowboys, Pats, Chargers

We crafted deals -- trade and extension -- for the disgruntled safety, then picked the one the Seahawks and Thomas should take.

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Playing 'Big Nickel,' Patriots value safety position

Although a deal for Earl Thomas would be highly unlikely for New England, the Patriots do put a premium on players with similar skill sets.

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How Kirk Cousins' Vikings education will continue during break

After a whirlwind first few months with the Vikings, Kirk Cousins gets to exhale a bit, but the work will continue in the final weeks before camp.

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On The Bubble

NFL bubble watch: 32 veterans who could be cut before Week 1

Could the Packers part ways with Aaron Rodgers' backup? NFL Nation picks a player on each team who might not make the opening-day roster.

What Brandon Marshall must do to stick with the Seahawks

Brandon Marshall is no lock to make a Seahawks team that has a history of signing veterans only to cut them before the season begins.

Biggest roster decisions facing all 32 NFL teams

From contract negotiations to quarterback planning, here's a look at tricky personnel moves looming for all 32 teams.

Offseason Report

NFL offseason rewind: Best moves, looming questions for all 32

After minicamps wrapped up on Thursday, the NFL is officially on vacation. How did your team fare in the offseason?

Rams another 'Dream Team' Eagles? We'll wait and see

The 2011 Eagles set the bar for how winning the offseason can go wrong. The Rams are hoping to avoid a similar fate.



Philip Rivers' offseason job? Playcaller for son's football team

Philip Rivers learned to play football from his father and now he's following suit, coaching his son Gunner's flag football team.

Rivers' passion for coaching on display with son's football team

Chargers QB Philip Rivers talks about coaching his son Gunner's flag football team on Father's Day weekend.


Summer Standouts

Surprise offseason standouts to know for all 32 teams

Former top-10 pick Kevin White is on his last shot in Chicago. He's not the only near-bust who has had a strong summer.

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Broncos hoping they've found their answer at tight end with Jake Butt

Denver needs to find more production at tight end. Butt, a former All-American coming off an injury, is looking like the top target.

Prep for Fantasy Football

2018 fantasy football top-200 PPR rankings

Overall rankings for leagues which award one point per reception, updated throughout the summer.

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Why Deshaun Watson is the No. 1 QB in fantasy

The Texans quarterback was a revelation as a rookie -- until a torn ACL cut his season short. Here is why, despite the small sample size, you should take him ahead of all other QBs.

Father's Day

Three Chiefs learned locker room lessons from pro sport dads

Patrick Mahomes, Dustin Colquitt and Kahlil McKenzie grew up with dads in professional sports. Here's a look at how those bonds impacted their careers.

Orlando Brown driven to uphold father's legacy with Ravens

Orlando Brown Jr. dreamed of playing for the Ravens as had his father, who made his son model his game not after him but after Jonathan Ogden.



Beckham Jr. swarmed by kids after vintage catch


Should the Giants break the bank for OBJ, or trade him?

Odell Beckham Jr. wants a huge contract. The Giants have cap concerns, plus a new GM with little patience for egos. So, now what?

Beckham Jr. looks good in return from injury

Coming off an ankle injury, Beckham Jr. was able to do "a lot here full speed" during Giants minicamp and looks like his old self.


Best of NFL minicamps: Rookie QBs are no locks to play early

Don't worry, you won't get fined for enjoying minicamp. Here are the most interesting happenings from around the league this week.

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Lamar Jackson takes big step by running final minicamp practice

Jackson ran the show on the final day of minicamp and acquitted himself well, and he and Joe Flacco seem to be building a good rapport.

What impact will Jackson have for Ravens?

Louis Riddick expects Jackson to develop into a pocket-passing quarterback with the ability to run like Deshaun Watson.



Bookmakers face new challenges in legal U.S. betting market

How will sports betting odds vary offshore and state-by-state? It's just one of several big unknowns in a new landscape of legal U.S. sports betting.

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