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2hMike Sando

Debating top players at every NFL position

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

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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.

Defensive stars who could be MVPs of their teams (0:59)
Golic: If I'm Bosa, I'm reporting (2:09)
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19hVaughn McClure

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.

Harrison: NFL is going to clear my name (0:43)
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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.


Stephen A. rejects Watt’s No. 1 NFL ranking

J.J. Watt's No. 1 ranking by ESPN.com is not sitting well with Stephen A. Smith.


Ed Werder @Edwerderespn

#Cowboys rookie QB Dak Prescott has 6 TD, 0 INT, 1 rush TD. As rookie, Russell Wilson preseason stats similar: 5 TD, 1 INT, 1 rush TD

John Mara stands by Josh Brown decision

Josina Anderson breaks down Giants owner John Mara's comments about supporting Josh Brown while he deals with domestic violence allegations.


Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

The Harrison meeting lasted about 40 minutes. He is now on the practice field.

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

The James Harrison meeting with NFL investigators is complete. He will not be made available.

Ben Goessling ESPN Staff Writer 

Teddy Bridgewater and Captain Munnerlyn are sporting new shirts at practice today, in honor of safety Harrison Smith.

Jamison Hensley ESPN Staff Writer 

Ravens LBs Terrell Suggs and Za'Darius Smith among new absences at Thursday's practice

ESPN @espn

The Oakland Raiders filed for three trademarks to the phrase "Las Vegas Raiders" this week: es.pn/2bS6c9R

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Eric Ebron and Josh Bynes among the Lions not practicing Thursday. Ebron practiced Tuesday and then sat out the past two days.

Ed Werder @Edwerderespn

Dwight Freeney won't play, But #Falcons plan for 2015 No. 1 pick Vic Beasley to play in nickel rush first half. DQ wants him flying off ball

Katherine Terrell ESPN Staff Writer 

Not practicing for the Bengals: Eifert, Fisher, Burfict, Alford, Redmond, Kroft, Ogbuehi. All are in attendance doing rehab

David Newton ESPN Staff Writer 

Panthers coach Ron Rivera strives to reach the "gold standard" that New England has established under Bill Belichick. But DT Kyle Love would take "The Rivera Way" over "The Patriots Way" any day. Check out the story on ESPN.com.


Katherine Terrell ESPN Staff Writer 

Have not spotted Bengals WR A.J Green at practice yet today.

Adam Caplan @caplannfl

Stephen Tulloch's 1-year deal with #Eagles $1.75m base (fully gtd), $46,875 in per game rbs (max $750k), $750k incentives.

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Falcons announced DE Dwight Freeney will be held out tonight vs. Dolphins with a minor back injury. Freeney full expected to be back next week. Falcons coach Dan Quinn was looking forward to seeing the pass rush group of Freeney, Vic Beasley Jr., Adrian Clayborn, and Derrick Shelby but it won't happen tonight.