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Joe Thomas All-Stars (Defensive Edition)
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Joe Thomas All-Stars (Defensive Edition)

The Joe Thomas All-Stars flips to the defensive side of the ball. It isn't just the 2004 Buffalo Bills, we promise! There are some Buccaneers here, too!

14 comments, Last at 19 Apr 2018, 10:37am by BJR
Joe Thomas All-Stars (Offensive Edition)
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Joe Thomas All-Stars (Offensive Edition)

Introducing the Joe Thomas All-Stars: the greatest players in NFL history who never played in a playoff game. From the 'Aints to the Factory of Sadness and everywhere in between, these are the players who shone brightest in terrible conditions.

27 comments, Last at 12 Apr 2018, 4:04pm by gomer_rs

Browns Trade for Everyone (UPDATE: Shelton Gone)

In the span of a few hours, the Browns added starters at quarterback, wide receiver, and cornerback.

52 comments, Last at 12 Mar 2018, 12:28pm by mehllageman56
Speed Score 2018
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Speed Score 2018

Penn State's Saquon Barkley puts up the fourth-highest Speed Score of all time, and starts scouts a-drooling.

21 comments, Last at 11 Mar 2018, 4:43pm by CaffeineMan
Four Downs: NFC West
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Four Downs: NFC West

For the umpteenth year in a row, the Seahawks need offensive linemen. The 49ers and Rams also need help in the trenches, while Arizona needs to figure out what to do after Carson Palmer's retirement.

17 comments, Last at 01 Mar 2018, 10:53am by jtr

Thursday Night Football to Move to Fox

Fox pays $3 billion for Thursday Night Football for the next five years.

33 comments, Last at 06 Feb 2018, 12:05pm by jackiel

Arizona Hires Steve Wilks as Head Coach

Ex-Panther defensive coordinator Steve Wilks takes over in Arizona.

36 comments, Last at 28 Jan 2018, 7:04am by Treima

Tennessee Hires Mike Vrabel as Head Coach

The Tennessee Titans pick Mike Vrabel as their new head coach.

20 comments, Last at 25 Jan 2018, 11:33am by Lebo

Chicago Hires Matt Nagy as Head Coach

The Chicago Bears pick Kansas City offensive coordinator Matt Nagy as their 16th head coach.

32 comments, Last at 12 Jan 2018, 11:37pm by TomC

Jon Gruden Will Coach the Raiders Forever

The Oakland (Las Vegas) Raiders give Jon Gruden the largest coaching contract in NFL history.

79 comments, Last at 12 Jan 2018, 4:33am by Mountain Time ---- formerly Ninjalectual