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A not-so-subtle beast: Gronk's unprecedented TD dominance

Rob Gronkowski has spent the better part of his six NFL seasons celebrating touchdowns. With plenty of material to choose from, Matt Bowen ranks Gronk's best TDs.

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Devin Hester to teams: Call my agent now

Devin Hester, released by the Falcons in July, posted a video on social media to show potential suitors that he's ready for one more season.

Schefter: 'Today was a major setback' for Bosa, Chargers (2:15)
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Predicting breakout stars for all 32 NFL teams

NFL Nation reporters pick the young players primed to break out in 2016, including Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett and Jets defensive end Leonard Williams.


Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

"He was doing something spectacular each and every day in practice." - Raiders offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave, on UDFA RB Jalen Richard, who returned to practice Tuesday after missing two weeks with a knee issue.

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I know he won't get to keep it, but Bill Belichick getting a pick for a retiring guy is some real “I will now sell five Beta Band CDs” stuff

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Steelers WR Sammie Coates looks to rebound from a slow start to the preseason Friday at New Orleans.

Mike DiRocco ESPN Staff Writer 

Former Jaguars CB Rashean Mathis will be inducted into the Bethune-Cookman College athletic Hall of Fame next month. The Jacksonville native had 30 interceptions in 10 seasons with the Jaguars.

Harrison: NFL is going to clear my name

Steelers LB James Harrison shares his frustration with the NFL's procedure to clear his name and says he should get the same send off as Peyton Manning.


Jeff Legwold ESPN Staff Writer 

Broncos coach Gary Kubiak said Trevor Siemian did about "80 percent" of the scheduled work for the starting quarterback in Wednesday's practice. Siemian is still on track to start Saturday against the Rams and Kubiak has said he'll make a decision next week about a starter for the season opener.

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

"He shows up every day. We like good football players. This is a good football team and he's a good football player." - Raiders defensive coordinator Ken Norton, Jr., on UDFA rookie linebacker James Cowser.

Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

Bucs LB Daryl Smith sat out his fifth-straight practice today. Dirk Koetter said last week that he was taking a "veteran's day." Evan Spencer, who suffered a knee injury Saturday, also sat out. He told me today that he is "feeling better and just rehabbing it" for now.

Chargers pull offer to Joey Bosa

After Chargers DE Joey Bosa rejected their "best offer," the San Diego pulled their offer to unsigned first-round draft choice.

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Sheil Kapadia ESPN Writer 

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson was asked today about the report that he and Ciara moved their wedding out of North Carolina because of the transgender bathroom law. "I'm just going to simply talk about, I just believe Jesus loves all people," Wilson said. "That's honestly what I believe, and I just always constantly pray for world peace. I pray for peace in the world. I pray for joy. But my focus right now is just on the Cowboys and scoring in the red zone."

Mike Reiss ESPN New England Patriots reporter 

Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski returns to practice for the first time since pulling up Aug. 15. Gronkowski hasn't played in the preseason since 2012 and this isn't likely to change that.

Sheil Kapadia ESPN Writer 

Pete Carroll on Seahawks RB Thomas Rawls: "I have no hesitation in telling you he's going to play in the opener. I have no hesitation in saying that. We'll see what happens next week. He won't play in this game." It's possible that the team will get Rawls some touches in the final preseason game next week. Barring an unforeseen setback, he'll be the starter Week 1.