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14 Oct 2011, 01:03pm by Rivers McCown

Broncos Place Lloyd on Trading Block

KUBIAK has already offered a future third-round pick for him!

The Broncos appear to be looking to deal Brandon Lloyd at the deadline. A few teams have expressed interest in Lloyd according to the Denver Post report, including Tennessee and Carolina. However, local writers for both the Panthers and Titans have already second-guessed just how much interest their teams would have in Lloyd.

And hey, this would also be a good thread to discuss the other trades this week: Houston picking up Derrick Mason for a conditional seventh-rounder and Aaron Curry being dealt to Oakland for a seventh-rounder in 2012 and a conditional fifth-rounder in 2013.

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31 comments, Last at 17 Oct 2011, 4:29pm by InTheBoilerRoom

14 Oct 2011, 10:04am by Rivers McCown

The Week In Quotes: October 14, 2011

Chad Ochocinco assuages the hearts and minds of lonely high schoolers, and Todd Haley has a new way for his team to bond. Just quote, baby!

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13 comments, Last at 17 Oct 2011, 3:13pm by Hank

12 Oct 2011, 02:31pm by Rivers McCown

Harbaugh and How the 49ers Were Built

Jim Harbaugh's coaching resume is given the profile treatment by Chase Stuart over at the New York Times' Fifth Down blog.

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18 comments, Last at 14 Oct 2011, 3:58pm by Dean

12 Oct 2011, 02:19pm by Rivers McCown

Al Davis' Strategic Legacy

Grantland's Chris Brown takes a look at the strategic foundation of Al Davis' offenses. Yes, there was more to it than chucking the ball deep.

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20 comments, Last at 17 Oct 2011, 9:45am by RichC

11 Oct 2011, 03:59pm by Rivers McCown

Phoenix Will Host 2015 Super Bowl

Arizona's University of Phoenix stadium will host it's second Super Bowl after beating out Tampa's bid for the 2015 event. The last one, as you may remember, involved David Tyree, an 18-0 Patriots team, and one of the better Super Bowls in NFL history.

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9 comments, Last at 14 Oct 2011, 3:20pm by Sammyg

11 Oct 2011, 01:01pm by Rivers McCown

Tim Tebow Named Starting Quarterback in Denver

The Denver Post reports that players were told at an 8 a.m. meeting that Kyle Orton has lost the starting job to Tim Tebow. Perhaps the Dolphins and Broncos can work something out for Orton before the trade deadline?

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44 comments, Last at 20 Oct 2011, 4:12pm by JIPanick

10 Oct 2011, 03:17am by Rivers McCown

Audibles at the Line: Week 5

Are the 49ers for real? What is wrong with Atlanta's offense? Can Mike Tanier's hatred of Juan Castillo be properly quantified at this point?

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241 comments, Last at 13 Oct 2011, 4:06am by Eggwasp

07 Oct 2011, 09:04am by Rivers McCown

The Week In Quotes: October 7, 2011

Can you have a right guard controversy? Can you play defensive end as a ninja? That plus plenty of Ohio State banter in this week's best quotes.

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11 comments, Last at 08 Oct 2011, 5:20am by Whatev

06 Oct 2011, 12:43pm by Rivers McCown

Sources: TCU Voting on Big 12 Invite

According to ESPN Dallas, the Big 12 has extended an invitation to TCU to join the conference. They are currently deciding if that is in their best interests. With Syracuse and Pittsburgh already fleeing the Big East, losing TCU would likely be a crippler for the conference's future BCS hopes.

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22 comments, Last at 10 Oct 2011, 7:51pm by sundown

04 Oct 2011, 04:09pm by Rivers McCown

Michael Vick and Roughing the Passer

A more advanced analysis to counter Mike Pereira's piece last week. (Click to read more.)

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45 comments, Last at 01 Jan 2013, 7:13am by mano