36mKevin Seifert and John Keim

Gruden vs. Warner: Remembering an Arena Bowl classic

Feast your eyes on this video between Jay Gruden and Kurt Warner, and read what they recall of each other, the AFL and that 1996 title game. And check out tonight's Arena Bowl XXIX (7 ET, ESPN).

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Predicting breakout rookies for all 32 teams

In Sterling Shepard, the Giants believe they picked up a wingman for Odell Beckham Jr. Which other rookies could star in 2016? NFL Nation picks the rookie each team will rely on the most.

5hPaul Lukas

Uni Watch: Going under the helmet

Friday Flashback: Every now and then an NFL franchise decides to change their helmet design, sometimes with less than positive results.

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Non-QB MVPs for all 32 teams

NFL Nation reporters go beyond the QB position to pick out each team's MVP heading into the season, including Cowboys left tackle Tyron Smith and Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery.

Romo leaves in first quarter after injuring lower back (0:44)
Wilson scrambles and finds Lockett for a TD (0:45)
Trufant picks off Tannehill's tipped pass (0:22)
Foster scores first TD as a Dolphin (0:26)
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1dMike Sando

Debating top players at every NFL position

Should Cam Newton really have finished ahead of Ben Roethlisberger in #NFLRank? Mike Sando weighs in on where he agrees and disagrees with the top players at every position.


Ben Fawkes ESPN Staff Writer 

The betting board at the renovated Westgate SuperBook is, um, impressive.

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Falcons coach Dan Quinn said in a conference call today that rookie strong safety Keanu Neal missing the first three regular season games vs. Tampa Bay, Oakland, and New Orleans would be the worst-case scenario, and he's hopeful Neal will miss just two once the first-round pick undergoes a right knee scope Monday. Quinn optimistic about Kemal Ishmael returning from a shoulder injury to replace Neal.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

The Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, will host special showings of "Gleason" Saturday and Sunday at 11, 1 and 3. The inspiring documentary tells the story of ex-New Orleans Saints player Steve Gleason, and his post-career fight with ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease). Viewing of the movie is included in the HOF admission ticket.

Greenberg: Elliott should not be scrutinized

Mike Greenberg joins Jemele Hill to discuss the backlash Cowboys rookie Ezekiel Elliott faces after video surfaced of him visiting a marijuana dispensary in Seattle before his preseason debut.


Fantasy football breakout stars 2016

Mike Clay gives his 2016 versions of the big 2015 fantasy football studs. Top picks

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Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Dan Quinn said Julio Jones, Adrian Clayborn, and Justin Hardy probably will be limited coming off injuries

Phil Steele @philsteele042

Western Kentucky tabs USF transfer Mike White (PS#78) as starting QB vs Rice. He fills the large shoes of Brandon Doughty.

Tim McManus ESPN Staff Writer 

On National Dog Day, Carson Wentz shows off his pup, Henley. Wentz's dog has its own Twitter account, @qb11_henley, which documents the trip from Fargo to Philly.

Las Vegas stadium backers down to 2 sites for Raiders

Mike Golic Jr. expresses his enthusiasm in the possibilities for the Raiders if they move to Las Vegas.


Brandt predicts Bosa to sign ... eventually

ESPN business analyst Andrew Brandt thinks the Chargers will give Joey Bosa the offer they allegedly pulled off the table and that it is “highly likely” that Bosa will sign in the next week or so.