NFL owners ended two days of meetings here Wednesday without enacting a measure that would require players to stand for the national anthem before games.

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and some of the owners reiterated after the meeting that the league believes its players should stand for the anthem. But the owners did not implement a rule change mandating that.
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I think most of us believe that attempting to force the players to do something that they don’t want to do is not going to be effective in the long run, New York Giants co-owner John Mara said. I think the better policy going forward is to try to have dialogue with them and try to show them that we’re willing to work with them on some of these issues that all of us are concerned about. That’s been my philosophy with my team, and I think almost every other owner feels the same.

The rest of the week for Alonso will focus on the sports car race, for which practice and qualifying are Thursday, more practice will be Friday and the 24-hour marathon begins Saturday afternoon. Joining Alonso in driving the Ligier LMP2 prototype will be McLaren reserve driver Lando Norris and sports car racer Phil Hanson on the team put together by McLaren boss Zak Brown.

White has seen more pass attempts than any Patriot after Brandin Cooks and Rob Gronkowski. In the Super Bowl last year, he caught 14 passes for 110 yards. Now in his fourth season, White came out of a run-heavy system at Wisconsin, but he said he played wide receiver in Pop Warner and other leagues growing up. Once in the NFL, he felt comfortable being used a variety of ways.

This could be the game the Cowboys rushing attack gets back on track. The Redskins rank 15th against the run per Football Outsiders’ Defense-adjusted Value Over Average, which measures a team’s efficiency by comparing success on every single play to a league average based on situation and opponent, and stop just 17 percent of opposing rushers at or behind the line of scrimmage. Only the Chicago Bears (16 percent) and New England Patriots (14 percent) Andreas Athanasiou Jersey are worse this season.

U.S. troops can watch NFL championship games, with AFN deemed ‘essential’

American military personnel will be able to watch the NFL’s conference championship games Sunday despite the government shutdown, thanks to a new designation concerning the American Forces Network.
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On Sunday morning, with the NFL scrambling to supply the games to troops overseas, the Department of Defense designated TV and radio broadcasts the AFN, whose key personnel were to be furloughed by the shutdown, essential activities.

AFN programming relies entirely on civilian government employees, who were furloughed at midnight Saturday. Sports broadcasting had not been deemed an essential activity and was stopped to comply with the shutdown.

According to White, uniform leadership at AFN, the comptroller and legal team were able to turn on a channel based on operational necessity and because funds had already been paid on the contract. The first channel is news and the second is sports, which can be run with minimal staffing that complies with the shutdown by not incurring any extra cost or personnel.

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Originally a third-round draft pick of the Eagles in 2012, he is joined by Wentz, tight ends Trey Burton and Zach Ertz, safety Chris Maragos and former Eagles wide receiver Jordan Matthews in the series.
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I take a lot of satisfaction out of that. I really do.

It remains to be seen if the needle for Romo will reach 100% done anytime soon, but there are absolutely no signs of him returning to his helmet and shoulder pads or even taking up lower paying, more stressful coaching post. No one can blame him for missing the game he dedicated his life to, but he’s supremely satisfied in his new role covering it — so that’s where he’ll likely stay going forward.

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In the aftermath of the Vikings’ stunning divisional win over the Saints, Minnesota quarterback Case Keenum is just a win away from earning a trip to the Super Bowl.

So бн what are the odds the Jaguars can actually upset the Patriots?

Jacksonville has scored eight defensive touchdowns this season (including the playoffs), the most in the NFL and as many as the 11 teams that had one or fewer defensive touchdowns this season.

Unfortunately for the Jaguars, Tom Brady doesn’t have a penchant for turnovers. Brady, who is nursing a hand injury, has just 17 interceptions in the last three regular seasons. The Jags’ best asset may not have as much value this week.

Knapp also is learned in the type of West Coast-style offense the Falcons are running from his time working under ex-Atlanta coordinator Kyle Shanahan and former Houston head coach Gary Kubiak during respective stints with the Texans (2010 and 2011) and Broncos (2013-2016).

Knapp, 54, is replacing Bush Hamdan, who is returning to the University of Washington staff after one year with the Falcons.

Knapp and Falcons offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian are now entrusted with helping Ryan return to his MVP level of 2016. Ryan’s completion percentage (69.9 to 64.7), passing yards (4,944 to 4,095) and touchdowns (38 to 20) declined significantly in Sarkisian’s first year replacing Shanahan. Ryan also threw 12 interceptions compared to seven the previous season.patriots_148_4be14ba7776e125b-180x180

For the Minnesota Vikings, this could be one of the most satisfying postseasons ever.

Never mind the fact that they have a very real chance to play the Super Bowl in Minnesota — which would be the first time a team has played in the Super Bowl at home — there’s a chance they’ll play against the two teams responsible for the most heartbreaking losses in their franchise’s history: the Saints and the Falcons.
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Do what the Saints did Sunday and let Drew Brees air it out. He’s still a Hall of Fame quarterback, and with Ted Ginn having a resurgence and Michael Thomas standing among the best receivers in football, stopping the offense is a tall order.

I think there’s a good chance it still happens: Patriots-Vikings is the most likely Super Bowl matchup (3:1 odds according to Bovada.lv) but the Vikings might get their toughest test this weekend against the Saints. It is not out of the question for New Orleans to spend the next three weeks playing in a dome and setting up a second Super Bowl run in the Drew Brees-Sean Payton era.

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The Eagles are historic underdogs in this divisional matchup and it is very understandable why they’re upset about it. They are a football team, not a bunch of dudes put on Earth to stand around Carson Wentz.

Limited Womens Chidobe Awuzie Jersey The Packers trailed or were tied with the Falcons through most of the first half. But with 48 seconds left in the Evan Longoria Womens Jersey second quarter and the game knotted up at 14-14, Rodgers fired a bullet to James Jones to take the lead. At the start of the third quarter, then up by two touchdowns, Rodgers scrambled for a 7-yard score.

People are stuck on the old Blake Bortles, the one that lost a lot with a franchise that struggled a lot.

Indeed, the Raiders were less fortunate in a lot of ways in 2017. That they might regress wasn’t really a surprise. They went 8-1 in games decided by seven points or less last season, a skill that tends not to correlate from year to year. Nor does turnover margin: The Raiders went plus-16 last season, tied for the first in the league, and fell to minus-12, 29th.
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The fact that Carr was returning to the helm of that offense was perhaps the biggest reason to be bullish on the Raiders. He simply wasn’t as good in 2017, however. Carr’s passer rating dropped from 96.7 to Hisashi Iwakuma Authentic Jersey 86.0, which had to do in parts to: a) natural comedown, b) worse running support (and that had something to do with the new zone blocking scheme), and c) a transverse process fracture in his back.

If Carr isn’t maybe quite as good as his 2016 season suggested, he is almost certainly better than a 2017 season that hasn’t been that bad 锟斤拷 at least, statistically. He still threw significantly more touchdowns than interceptions, for example 锟斤拷 21 to 12.
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It’s not easy to avoid tension when a 40-year-old QB is breaking the mold of everything we know about football. But that’s Tom Brady — fresh on his way to another Super Bowl.

Amendola called Brady the toughest guy I’ve ever met, but he said his close friend was stressed out a bit. Physically, it’s hard to throw with stitches in your thumb.

Brady called it a little injury, but he acknowledged it was complicated for a quarterback because of its placement. He said he wasn’t sure what happened, but he reportedly collided with running back Rex Burkhead on a handoff.

It’s unbelievable what he does, Burkhead said. The injuries he fights through and playing football at 40 years old is unreal. For him to do that and go out there and continue to make plays is unbelievable. It’s why he’s the greatest.

Freeman scored the game’s first touchdown on a 3-yard run early in the second quarter.

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He was in the middle of a slew of teammates and Rams defenders about halfway there. That’s when Falcons center Alex Mack arrived, literally picked him up and driving him through into the end zone.

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There are a few things the Eagles can do here.

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The Panthers can see that coming, too, with Newton hitting a half-dozen receivers in the road wins over New England and Detroit, and hitting each of those six guys multiple times against the Lions. Even better, he’s shown a willingness to dump the ball off. His flip to Fozzy Whitaker on a double-screen against New England, with the defense flowing to McCaffrey and vacating the left side of the field, is a great example of it. He threw the ball probably seven yards in the air; it wound up as a 28-yard touchdown.

“I think he’s learned,” Rivera said. “He still throws those deep digs, he still throws those bang 8s, those deeps outs, and he still throws the vertical. But in between, he’s getting the ball into other players’ hands quicker. And he’s limiting the number of hits he has to take.

“That’s the thing he’s learned, that’s the thing I think he appreciates. I mean, he had a huge day [in Detroit], but it wasn’t like he had to sit there and run the ball. It wasn’t like he had to sit there in the pocket and hold, hold, hold. The ball came out.”

The Oakland Raiders hired Jon Gruden and are giving him a monster deal that is reportedly worth $100 million for 10 years. Is Gruden’s star power, sheer excitement about football, and passion for coaching worth $100 millionMaybe. Is his ability to analyze NFL draft picksWell, that’s debatable.

Christian Hackenberg couldn’t even pull the starting gig for the Jets. The fucking Jets.

Jeffrey Lurie, Eagles: “I think it’s great when players get together with owners, whether it’s their own team or a group of owners. The communication’s great, you really learn where everyone is coming from, and you get to understand these are human issues.”

This is all good for now, of course, with the league getting its efforts going on the social causes that are important to players. And with three years and change left on the current collective bargaining agreement, it could be even more meaningful down the line.

Jaguars unleash trash-talking spectacle after upset win over Steelers

They came. They saw. They conquered. Then the Jaguars made sure everyone in the 412 area code heard about it.
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After a thrilling 45-42 victory over the Steelers at Heinz Field on Sunday, Jaguars players voiced their pleasure in ruining a possible AFC championship rematch between the Steelers and Patriots. Much of the trash talk was aimed at Pittsburgh safety Mike Mitchell and running back Le’Veon Bell, both of whom were clearly looking past Jacksonville ahead of the divisional matchup.

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c. It’s like the Giants’ defensive backs are playing with olive oil on their hands and arms and jerseys. Two absolutely gigantic drops of easy interceptions in Oakland.

d. Tremendous point by Tony Romo on Pats-Bills, with New England near the Buffalo goal line, and the picture showing Tom Brady fake-patting his center on left buttock. (There’s phraseology I never thought I’d use.) Romo made the point that when defensive players see the rapid movement of Brady’s left hand, they’ll think he’s about to start a silent snap count in a very noisy stadium. But if he doesn’t actually hit the center’s rear end but only appears to be hitting it, it’s going to fool the edge defenders and prevent them from getting a fast start off the snap of the ball. Very informative.

They didn’t cough up a 25-point third-quarter lead Chris Chester Womens Jersey Saturday night in Philadelphia, but in exiting the NFC playoffs 15-10, they left so many chances on the field, their players and coaches could hardly keep up with them all. For nearly the entire game, the home-standing, top-seeded Eagles were trying to give the Falcons a win, and the Falcons stubbornly refused to take it.

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