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Lamar on 4-INT game: I looked like a rookie

University of Maryland graduate Lives in the Baltimore area with his wife and son OWINGS MILLS, Md. — Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson didn’t hold back Wednesday in providing a scathing assessment of his four-interception performance in Sunday night’s 16-10 victory over the Cleveland Browns. “Bad passes, inaccurate, underthrown passes. That’s all I seen. Bad […]

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Nick Sirianni 'hopeful' Eagles QB Jalen Hurts (ankle) will start vs. Jets

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts is dealing with an ankle injury, but coach Nick Sirianni is optimistic that the second-year signal-caller will be ready for Sunday’s game against the New York Jets. “We’re hopeful. We’re feeling good,” the coach said. “He’s feeling better every day. We’re excited that we’re going to have him out there […]

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Joe Burrow's steady confidence lifting Cincinnati Bengals

Joe Burrow is smart, talented and supremely confident — and he’s got the Bengals contending for the first time in years. It was the start of the Cincinnati Bengals’ bye week, and Joe Burrow was asked about the team’s mindset after a fast start had stalled with two straight losses before the break. Burrow’s tone […]

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Zack Martin: O-line bears responsibility for Cowboys' run-game struggles

Discussions surrounding the Dallas Cowboys’ ineffectual running game have primarily centered on Ezekiel Elliott and his banged-up knee. But Pro Bowl right guard Zack Martin said the offensive line takes some of the blame for the stagnant ground game. “I think you’ve got to look first and foremost at our room,” Martin said, via ESPN. […]

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Nelson, No. 2 QB in 2023, follows Riley to USC

ESPN staff writer Joined ESPN in 2011 Graduated from Central Michigan Five-star quarterback Malachi Nelson committed to USC on Tuesday, following former Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley to the Trojans. “Yeah, This feels right,” Nelson wrote on Twitter, along with a graphic that included the words “STAYING HOME.” Nelson is the No. 3 prospect in the […]

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Tomlin promises changes for stumbling Steelers

Previously covered the Kansas City Chiefs for the Kansas City Star and Oklahoma University for the Oklahoman. PITTSBURGH — Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said there will be changes coming to his 5-5-1 team after its lopsided loss to the Cincinnati Bengals. “We just stunk the place up,” he said. “When you play the way that […]

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Fantasy Waiver Wire: FAAB Report for Week 13 pickups, free agents

This is the week you’ve been saving your FAAB budget for. Virtually all of the top Week 13 fantasy waiver pickups are running backs who are poised for high-volume workloads for at least one week, and with the fantasy football playoffs right almost upon us, getting one of those RBs could be the difference between […]