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Ranking the NFL's top 10 running backs: Who's best of the big three?

A talented trio was atop most ballots of our panel of NFL coaches, execs and players. Who reigns supreme?

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Why NFL executives ranked Barkley ahead of McCaffrey

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GOAL-LINE OFFENSE

STRATEGIES ARE SHIFTING

Goodbye, goal-line fade! Mina Kimes won’t miss you

Only five goal-line fade routes were caught for touchdowns in 2019. Here's why one of the least effective routes inside the 5-yard line is on its way out.

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Picking the NFL's best players, teams and schemes on the goal line

Scoring inside the 5-yard line is key in the NFL. Which players and teams excel?

'WHO'S GOT THE BEST ARM IN THE RAP GAME?'

Blueface goes deep to OBJ

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SIZING UP DAK'S FUTURE

Will Dak Prescott be with Cowboys for the long haul? Answer is near

By next week, the QB will either sign a long-term deal or play the 2020 season on the franchise tag, clouding his future in Dallas.

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Why the franchise tag might make the most sense for Dak?

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DESEAN JACKSON CONTROVERSY

Stephen A., Max frustrated with Jackson's lack of understanding

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Julian Edelman issues powerful response to Jackson's anti-Semitic posts

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NFL NATION

Raiders QB Derek Carr has few excuses with rebuilt receiver corps

A year after Antonio Brown's mayhem and Tyrell Williams' "fried feet," Carr's biggest problem should be figuring out which receiver to throw to.

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Better, worse or the same? Defense's continuity gives Steelers high hopes for 2020

The defense can be better thanks to newer starters having more time in the system.

COWBOYS PROJECTIONS

Could this be the Cowboys' year?

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PATRICK MAHOMES

Barnwell: Making sense of the Mahomes megadeal, and why it's not quite as it seems

The chances are low that the Chiefs quarterback plays out this contract through 2031. Here's why, plus what it means for other QBs.

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