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#NFLRank 25-1: J.J. Watt tops list of NFL's best players -- again

Our panel of 50-plus NFL experts picks the greatest 100 players in the NFL headed into the 2016 season. The top spot goes to Texans DE J.J. Watt, but there are a few surprises among the rest.

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Palmer leveled after throwing pick-six (0:22)
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Rudolph snags dart from Bridgewater (0:21)
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Hoge suggests Romo should retire (1:28)
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Goff knows he has a lot of work to do (0:53)
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Adam Teicher ESPN Staff Writer 

No surprises among the eight players released by the Chiefs: DB Bryce Cheek, DL Niko Davis, OL Curtis Feigt, CB Malcolm Jackson, WR Seatavious Jones, LB Jonathan Massaquoi, WR Kashif Moore, C Drew Nowak.

Sarah Barshop ESPN Staff Writer 

Brock Osweiler's in-game quote on rookie receiver Will Fuller: "Will's a very special football player. What people really need to know about him – obviously everybody knows about his speed, they saw him all last season, they saw him at the combine – but it's his work ethic. That's what really makes him special. He comes in every single day, he works extremely hard, studies hard and practices hard. We expect big things out of Will this season."

Katherine Terrell ESPN Staff Writer 

This sign was hung up during warmups in memory of Bengals groundskeeper Darian Daily, who unexpectedly passed away Saturday

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Colin Kaepernick says he will continue to sit during the national anthem until he sees change: es.pn/2bvbMRz

Bryant ready to work with 'next guy up'

Dez Bryant feels for Tony Romo as he's suffering from yet another injury, but he's prepared to work with rookie quarterback Dak Prescott and believes in the Cowboys heading into this season.

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Katherine Terrell ESPN Staff Writer 

Rex Burkhead is catching punts in warmups. Whatever it is doesn't seem to be serious.

Cowboys must be smart with Prescott

Dak Prescott will likely have growing pains. That's why it's vital for Dallas to put the rookie QB in a position to succeed.

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Garrett: 'We've gotten a lot of different timetables' on Romo

Jason Garrett says the Cowboys will take Tony Romo's back injury "day-by-day" and that no one knows for sure how long the quarterback will be out.

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Kaepernick seeking to bring awareness

49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick says his decision to sit during the national anthem Friday wasn't to bash the military, but rather to bring awareness to unjust and unpunished actions in the United States.

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Mike DiRocco ESPN Staff Writer 

Kelvin Beachum will start at LT, Luke Joeckel will start at LG, Yannick Ngakoue will start at LEO for Jaguars tonight against Cincinnati. S James Sample, S Peyton Thompson, DT Roy Miller, DT Sheldon Day among the players not playing.

Mike DiRocco ESPN Staff Writer 

Jaguars DE Dante Fowler signed some autographs for a young fan -- and then tossed him his glove on the way to the locker room.

Katherine Terrell ESPN Staff Writer 

Alford, Dennard, Jackson, Burkhead, Dawson, Burfict, Fisher, Billings, Kroft, Eifert and Thompson are not playing tonight.

Mike DiRocco ESPN Staff Writer 

Jaguars DE Dante Fowler stands out from his teammates -- most of whom are wearing all black -- with his all-white workout clothes.

Mike DiRocco ESPN Staff Writer 

Jaguars WR Allen Hurns does this drill before each game. Catches soft tosses from Allen Robinson ball over CB Davon House.

Sarah Barshop ESPN Staff Writer 

Here's Ricky Bobby and the Texans' mascot, Toro.

Sarah Barshop ESPN Staff Writer 

The Texans had a halftime weiner dog race that benefited Texans community partners. Here's the finale, which was won by Ricky Bobby.

Katherine Terrell ESPN Staff Writer 

Welcome to Jacksonville for the Bengals third preseason game against the Jaguars. 2 hours to kickoff.