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DEFENSE, DEFENSE: This draft crop is loaded on…

Defense is going to be the area of concentration in this NFL draft, in the first round and through much of the proceedings in Philadelphia

Cowboys honor Ware, ponder need with post-Romo…

Dallas owner Jerry Jones honored DeMarcus Ware with the announcement that the franchise sacks leader would retire as a Cowboy, then engaged in a draft discussion centered largely on finding the team's next dominant pass rusher

Adrian Peterson, Saints Closing in on Deal

Adrian Peterson and the New Orleans Saints appear to be close to signing a one year deal, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.

College stars bolster draft stock through special teams

College stars are bolstering their NFL draft stock by playing special teams

Shannon Sharpe: Adrian Peterson to Saints is the…

Was Adrian Peterson's move to the Saints the right one? Shannon Sharpe explains.

Media Circus: Preparing for the NFL Draft

In this week's Media Circus, Richard Dietsch spoke to Trey Wingo about taking over for Chris Berman as the host of the NFL Draft show on ESPN.

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Wonderlic test scores, do they matter? | THE HERD

Colin Cowherd on the Wonderlic. When does it matter and when is it just another number?

Saturday is the 13th Anniversary of Pat Tillman's…

Saturday marks the 13th anniversary of Pat Tillman's tragic death in Afghanistan.

Would it be a bad move for the Chargers to draft…

Some experts don't think the pick would be wise for the Bolts.

Does the Chargers' schedule excite San Diegans?

Will the Chargers' home schedule bring out San Diegans?

Shannon Sharpe's honest assessment of Myles…

Shannon Sharpe on Myles Garrett. Will the former Texas A&M star be the top pick in the NFL Draft?

Who Will Replace Dean Blandino?

The MMQB's Peter King takes questions from his Twitter followers.

Lil Wayne joins Skip Bayless, Shannon Sharpe to…

Lil Wayne joins Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe on UNDISPUTED to talk about Cowboys WR Dez Bryant.

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7 things you didn’t notice about the 2017 NFL…

The Packers will play in a new stadium's opener for the second straight year, in the Falcons debut at Mercedes-Benz Stadium The Chiefs have the most primetime games with 6, starting in Week 1 against the Patriots Redskins are hosting a Thanksgiving game for the first time ever (vs. the Giants kicking off at 8:30 p.m. ET) The Cowboys and Giants begin their seasons against each other for the third straight year The Steelers play four primetime games in a row -- from Weeks 11 to 14 (Titans, Packers, Bengals and Ravens) The Chargers kick off their reign in L.A. against the Dolphins in Week 2 in the the 30,000-capacity StubHub Center Bye weeks don’t start until Week 5 this season, a break from previous years

Should Dez stop trash talking to Jenkins…

Shannon Sharpe on Dez Bryant's latest tweet at Jenoris Jenkins.

Skip Bayless reacts to the 2017-18 Dallas Cowboys…

How does Skip feel about the 2017-18 Dallas Cowboys' schedule? He explains to Shannon Sharpe.

The best NFL draft pick in each of the past 9…

There's a ton of value in every round of the NFL Draft. Consider these gems from years past: 2008: Jamaal Charles (RB, Texas) by Kansas City Chiefs (Rd. 3, pick: 73) 2009: Julian Edelman (QB/KR, Kent State) by New England Patriots (Rd. 7, pick: 232) 2010: Rob Gronkowski (TE, Arizona) by New England Patriots (Rd. 2, pick 42) 2011: Richard Sherman (DB, Stanford) by Seattle Seahawks (Rd. 5, pick 154) 2012: Russell Wilson (QB, Wisconsin) by Seattle Seahawks (Rd. 3, pick 75) 2013: Tyrann Mathieu (CB, LSU) by Arizona Cardinals (Rd. 3, pick 69) 2014: Odell Beckham Jr. (WR, LSU) by New York Giants (Rd. 1, pick 12) 2015: David Johnson (RB, Northern Iowa) by Arizona Cardinals (Rd. 3, pick 86) 2016: Dak Prescott (QB

Mitchell Trubisky, Deshaun Watson headline ACC's…

Mitchell Trubisky, Deshaun Watson headline ACC's Top 5 QBs in NFL Draft

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Family of Aaron Hernandez will donate his brain…

Defense attorney Jose Baez spoke to reporters on Thursday.

NFL Draft: Telesco's tennis ball and "special" vs. need

Was Tom Brady's Wife Gisele Behind His Absence at…

Was supermodel Gisele Bundchen the reason her husband Tom Brady skipped the White House ceremony honoring his Super Bowl-winning New England Patriots? Brady cancelled at the last minute, releasing a statement saying he was "attending to some personal family matters,” but published reports now say he was a no-show because his wife didn't want him to go. The day before the Patriots were honored by President Trump, Gisele tweeted in support for reverse global warming and marching for awareness.