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Patrick Mahomes wants to go 20-0

Plenty of NFL records should fall now that the league has expanded to 17-game seasons, but Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes has his eye on one particular record that he’d like to see the Chiefs accomplish. Mahomes wants to go 17-0 in the regular season, then win three games in the postseason, culminating in the Super […]

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Joe Burrow: I’d like to be more explosive in 2021

Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow‘s return from a torn ACL hit a milestone last week when he took part in organized team activities. Burrow said he was “out of the hardest part” of a rehab schedule that is expected to have him ready to go for Week 1 in September. That physical rehabilitation isn’t the only […]

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A.J. Epenesa: Bills edge rusher competition will breed excellence

The Bills used a second-round pick on A.J. Epenesa in 2020, but his rookie season didn’t do anything to stop them from addressing the position again at the top of this year’s draft. Buffalo took Gregory Rousseau in the first round and Carlos Basham in the second round to go with Epenesa, Mario Addison, and […]

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Johnathan Abram: Casey Hayward “a tremendous help” to Raiders defense

When the Raiders signed cornerback Casey Hayward, General Manager Mike Mayock said “kids in the room are going to look up to him” because of the experience he brings to the lineup. Hayward has nine years of NFL experience under his belt and the last four of those seasons saw him playing for the Chargers […]

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Tyrann Mathieu: I hope we can get Bashaud Breeland back here

Veteran cornerback Bashaud Breeland has spent the last two seasons playing alongside safety Tyrann Mathieu in the Chiefs’ secondary. But heading into his eighth season, Breeland is currently and unsigned free agent. He’s drawn interest from the Vikings and Bears, visiting with Minnesota earlier this month. Mathieu, however, is still holding out hope that Breeland […]

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Team that trades for Julio Jones may have to be ready to give him a new contract, sooner than later

In two days, the window opens for a potential Julio Jones trade that minimizes the 2021 cap consequences for the Falcons. Wherever Julio lands, the new team could eventually have a different kind of cap consequence. According to a source familiar with Jones’ past contractual expectations, the team that trades for Jones needs to account […]

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D’Andre Swift: I’d be happy if Todd Gurley came to Detroit

Free agent running back Todd Gurley hasn’t drawn much reported interest this offseason, but he did visit with the Lions last week. Current Detroit running back D’Andre Swift said he would welcome the chance to play with a fellow Georgia product, noting he would benefit from Gurley’s knowledge and experience. “I’d be happy if he […]