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Peter King Says Farewell to SI's Monday Morning QB

After almost 30 years at Sports Illustrated and founding The MMQB, Peter King is leaving to take a writing/radio/TV role with NBC Sports starting in July.

47 comments, Last at 06 Jul 2018, 9:11pm by Duff Soviet Union
Four Downs: NFC East
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Four Downs: NFC East

With the draft behind us, NFL rosters won't see many big changes between now and opening day. We start our look at each team's biggest remaining need in the NFC East, where Dallas needs offense, New York and Washington need defense, and Philly needs a punter.

11 comments, Last at 11 May 2018, 1:28pm by HildonCarrapito

Falcons Make Matt Ryan NFL's Highest-Paid Player

The Atlanta Falcons have agreed to a contract extension with quarterback Matt Ryan that will make him the highest-paid player in the National Football League.

159 comments, Last at 25 May 2018, 7:26am by Bright Blue Shorts

Jason Witten Retires

As has been rumored for the past week, Dallas Cowboys tight end Jason Witten has retired. He will immediately join the Monday Night Football crew.

13 comments, Last at 07 Jun 2018, 9:29am by Hoodie_Sleeves

What a One-Year-Early Mock Draft Looks Like One Year Later

Kenneth Arthur takes a look back at the 2018 mock drafts that came out last year and finds that sometimes the mockers are right Sometimes, however, they are very, very wrong.

12 comments, Last at 25 May 2018, 7:09pm by Wade8813

Rams Trade Tavon Austin to Cowboys

The Los Angeles Rams have traded gadget player Tavon Austin to the Dallas Cowboys.

16 comments, Last at 03 May 2018, 9:47pm by Mountain Time ---- formerly Ninjalectual

49ers Trade Trent Brown to Patriots

Two of the more questionable picks in the first round make a lot more sense following a trade between the San Francisco 49ers and New England Patriots.

10 comments, Last at 06 May 2018, 12:10am by LionInAZ

The Best Quarterback Draft Classes in NFL History

The crew at sports/politics site El Dorado have gone through historic NFL yardage data, adjusting for contemporary statistical inflation, in search of the most prolific quarterback draft class in league history.

9 comments, Last at 18 May 2018, 9:47am by JimZipCode

2018 NFL Schedule Released

The schedule is out! Rejoice!

30 comments, Last at 05 May 2018, 1:38pm by Mountain Time ---- formerly Ninjalectual

Jaguars, Dolphins Unveil New Uniforms

It's Schedule Release Day across the NFL, but apparently it's fashion runway day in the state of Florida.

21 comments, Last at 22 Apr 2018, 10:46am by Shattenjager