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The 16 draft prospects with a true Round 1 grade: What makes them first-rounders

We'll see 32 picks in Round 1 in April, but which prospects are actually graded as first-rounders?

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The Patriots are in uncharted territory with the No. 3 draft pick -- here's what they could do

The pressure is on the Patriots in what owner Robert Kraft called the "most anticipated NFL draft of our tenure."

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Historic pay for historic production? Why Vikings' Justin Jefferson has yet to get his big payday

Jefferson has put up numbers for the Vikings never seen before in NFL history. Could it lead to a contract in the quarterback range?

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Raiders hope OC Luke Getsy can unlock offense, help Davante Adams blossom

Getsy and Adams spent seven seasons together in Green Bay. Will their reunion provide the Raiders a boost?

WHAT WILL THE BEARS DO?

Three offers for the No. 1 draft pick, three offers for Justin Fields: Let's lay out the Bears' options

Will Chicago trade its top draft pick or its current QB? We came up with hypothetical offers for each and sorted through the Bears' decision.

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Riddick: Fields could make Bears regret giving up on him

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Should Giants move up for Drake Maye?

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Should the Patriots draft a QB?

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Perfect landing spots for the NFL's top free agents: Where 50 stars would fit best

Which team makes the most sense for Kirk Cousins? Where do the top available receivers fit best? And where could the top defensive backs excel?

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Ranking the top 50 free agents: Who are the best players available this March?

Has Baker Mayfield earned a big deal? Could Tee Higgins and Chase Young find new homes?

THE RAIDERS HAVE A PLAN

Will the Raiders be able to 'intimidate' Patrick Mahomes?

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Core conundrums for the Chiefs, 49ers: Can both Super Bowl teams keep their stars?

Both teams have big-name free agents and extensions to navigate. Can they make it work?

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Top franchise tag candidates, from Saquon Barkley to Tee Higgins to Brian Burns

Our reporters examine the most likely franchise tag candidates for every NFL team.

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You're blaming Kyle Shanahan for the wrong reasons: Let Barnwell explain why

The Chiefs wanted the ball second in overtime in the Super Bowl. The 49ers wanted the ball first -- and got it. Did Kyle Shanahan really make the wrong call?

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Steve Wilks, Kyle Shanahan and scapegoating Black NFL coaches

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