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11 Dec 2012, 03:53pm by Vince Verhei

Saints Players Bounty Suspensions Vacated

Former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue has vacated the bounty-related suspensions of Jonathan Vilma, Scott Fujita, Will Smith, and Anthony Hargrove, though he has not cleared the players (and especially not the team and coaches) from all wrongdoing.

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18 comments, Last at 15 Dec 2012, 6:37pm by LionInAZ

11 Dec 2012, 08:46am by Vince Verhei

Week 14 Quick Reads

Tom Brady, Roddy White, and Marshawn Lynch lead our list of the best players in Week 14. But first, let's handicap the contenders in the NFC wild card race.

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209 comments, Last at 16 Dec 2012, 12:26am by Anonymousse

04 Dec 2012, 02:56pm by Vince Verhei

ESPN: Is There Hope for Christian Ponder?

The list of quarterbacks with negative DYAR in their first two seasons is a very unhappy list... and Christian Ponder is now on it.

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40 comments, Last at 07 Dec 2012, 10:30am by peterplaysbass

04 Dec 2012, 06:52am by Vince Verhei

Week 13 Quick Reads

Is Greg McElroy the answer for the New York Jets? Plus, Russell Wilson has the best game by a rookie quarterback in Football Outsiders' database.

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138 comments, Last at 07 Dec 2012, 10:52am by peterplaysbass

27 Nov 2012, 08:15am by Vince Verhei

Week 12 Quick Reads

Only seven teams have more wins than the Colts, but there's little reason to think this team could win a playoff game. Plus, the best passers, runners, and receivers of Week 12.

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121 comments, Last at 13 Dec 2012, 2:47pm by wowthatsprofound

20 Nov 2012, 12:31pm by Vince Verhei

ESPN: Time to Replace Philip Rivers?

Philip Rivers is getting sacked more often and throwing more interceptions than ever before. Is this a sign that the Chargers need to move on from him, or do the problems extend beyond that? Similarity scores say that it's the latter.

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16 comments, Last at 25 Nov 2012, 6:13pm by Dean

20 Nov 2012, 09:27am by Vince Verhei

Week 11 Quick Reads

Believe it or not, Tony Romo and the Cowboys are poised to make a run to the playoffs. Plus, the best passers, runners, and receivers of the week.

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112 comments, Last at 23 Nov 2012, 9:43am by bengt

13 Nov 2012, 12:40pm by Vince Verhei

ESPN: Can Tampa Bay Make a Playoff Run?

With Tampa's ability to hit the deep ball and their unheralded knack for snuffing out running plays in the backfield, it's not totally crazy to think they could knock off enough more-heralded opponents to sneak their way to 10 wins.

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8 comments, Last at 15 Nov 2012, 12:19pm by BJR

13 Nov 2012, 11:30am by Vince Verhei

Week 10 Quick Reads

Is there any hope that Nick Foles can turn the Eagles' season around? (Hint: Not really, no.) Plus, a lot of quarterbacks have some very bad games.

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72 comments, Last at 15 Nov 2012, 3:28am by The Hypno-Toad

06 Nov 2012, 02:15pm by Vince Verhei

ESPN: What's Wrong with the Bills' D?

Vince Verhei examines what's gone haywire with the Bills defense despite a big addition in the offseason. Of particular concern, opponents are absolutely torching Buffalo’s defense once they cross the 40-yard line … but is some of the damage self-inflicted?

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7 comments, Last at 09 Apr 2013, 3:00pm by deanmoris