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Defenderdawg : 8/8/2017 7:56 am
Giants

Salomone Giants.com: Sideline View: Practice observations (8/7)
http://giants.com/news-and-blogs/article-1/Sideline-View-Practice-observations-87/e1dc6e1d-59c2-4289-b7de-3bcdcc1b9f7e

Cohen Giants.com: 5 things we learned at Training Camp (8/7)
http://giants.com/news-and-blogs/article-1/5-things-we-learned-at-Training-Camp-87/610cdfe1-6480-4afb-bb15-9d49863e6361

Salomone Giants.com: 3 standout players at Training Camp (8/7)
http://giants.com/news-and-blogs/article-1/3-standout-players-at-Training-Camp-87/f8f6a877-6f1a-4aaa-ac50-e16ccca735fb

Traina Inside Football: New York Giants Training Camp Report: August 7, 2017
https://insidefootball.com/new-york-giants-training-camp-report-august-7-2017/

Kratch NJ.com: Giants' defense dominates offense when it counts | Practice report for Monday
http://www.nj.com/giants/index.ssf/2017/08/giants_defense_dominates_offense_when_it_counts_pr.html

Rock Newsday: Giants’ defense stands tall in two-minute drills
http://www.newsday.com/sports/football/giants/giants-defense-stands-tall-in-two-minute-drills-1.13948332

Schwartz NYP: Giants cut down the pranks but ramp up the dancing in camp
http://nypost.com/2017/08/07/giants-cut-down-the-pranks-but-ramp-up-the-dancing-in-camp/

Traina B/R: What We've Learned from New York Giants Training Camp so Far
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2725606-what-weve-learned-from-new-york-giants-training-camp-so-far

Giants.com: Cover 3: Players to watch vs. Steelers
http://giants.com/news-and-blogs/article-1/Cover-3-Players-to-watch-vs-Steelers/24a34ff8-6e8e-43a8-a5f7-37551796b8d0

Sullivan The Record: For current NFL players, concussions remain a tough subject to discuss
http://www.northjersey.com/story/sports/columnists/tara-sullivan/2017/08/07/sullivan-current-nfl-players-concussions-remain-tough-subject-discuss/547251001/

Owner

Stapleton The Record: Quotable and notable: 5 highlights from Giants fan forum with Roger Goodell and John Mara
http://www.northjersey.com/story/sports/nfl/giants/2017/08/07/quotable-and-notable-5-highlights-giants-fan-forum-roger-goodell-and-john-mara/546339001/

QB

Eisen Giants.com: Eli building chemistry with new targets
http://giants.com/news-and-blogs/article-1/Eli-building-chemistry-with-new-targets/bae1a14e-862f-4c43-889e-a9ae7200b162

Leonard NYDN: Eli Manning on concussions, CTE findings: ‘I don't think much about it
http://www.nydailynews.com/amp/sports/football/giants/eli-manning-concussions-cte-don-article-1.3391991

Kratch NJ.com: Is Eli Manning's preseason game workload something Giants should care about?
http://www.nj.com/giants/index.ssf/2017/08/is_eli_mannings_preseason_game_workload_something.html

Rock Newsday: How much will Eli Manning play, if at all, vs. Steelers?
http://www.newsday.com/sports/football/giants/how-much-will-eli-manning-play-if-at-all-vs-steelers-1.13948298

Stapleton The Record: Eli Manning: I don't need preseason action this summer to be ready for Week 1 in Dallas
http://www.northjersey.com/story/sports/nfl/giants/2017/08/07/eli-manning-dont-need-preseason-action-summer-ready-week-1-dallas/544769001/

RB

Serby NYP: Giants backfield a three-headed monster that’s ready to attack
http://nypost.com/2017/08/07/giants-backfield-a-three-headed-monster-thats-ready-to-attack/

Eisen Giants.com: Vereen's health is key to Giants run game
http://giants.com/news-and-blogs/article-1/Vereens-health-is-key-to-Giants-run-game/140c0bca-1b96-4455-98df-6351895c096e

FB

Schwartz NYP: Ex-quarterback gets hard lesson in new position with Giants
http://nypost.com/2017/08/07/ex-quarterback-gets-hard-lesson-in-new-position-with-giants/

WR

Rock Newsday: Brandon Marshall looks as confident as ever at Giants practice
http://www.newsday.com/sports/football/giants/brandon-marshall-looks-as-confident-as-ever-at-giants-practice-1.13948927

Raanan ESPN NY: Brandon Marshall reminds Giants QB Eli Manning of Plaxico Burress
http://www.espn.com/blog/new-york-giants/post/_/id/52836/brandon-marshall-reminds-eli-manning-of-plaxico-burress

Hughes NJ.com: Sheldon Richardson rips Brandon Marshall for 'drama queenish' ways, 'quitting' on 2016 Jets
https://www.nj.com/jets/index.ssf/2017/08/sheldon_richardson_rips_brandon_marshall_for_drama.html

Botte NYDN: Sheldon Richardson said ‘drama-queenish' Brandon Marshall quit
http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/football/jets/sheldon-richardson-drama-queenish-brandon-marshall-quit-article-1.3392020

Withiam NYP: Sheldon Richardson revives Brandon Marshall feud with fire
http://nypost.com/2017/08/07/sheldon-richardson-revives-brandon-marshall-feud-with-fire/

Cimini ESPN NY: Jets' Sheldon Richardson: Brandon Marshall 'knows what he did'
http://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/20278426/sheldon-richardson-new-york-jets-renews-hostilities-vs-brandon-marshall-new-york-giants

Martin Newsday: Jets’ Sheldon Richardson rips ex-teammate Brandon Marshall again
http://www.newsday.com/sports/football/jets/jets-sheldon-richardson-rips-ex-teammate-brandon-marshall-again-1.13949594

Raanan ESPN NY: Sterling Shepard returns to practice, not ruled out of preseason opener
http://www.espn.com/blog/new-york-giants/post/_/id/52830/sterling-shepard-returns-to-practice-not-ruled-out-of-preseason-opener

Rock Newsday: Darius Powe impresses as he tries to win WR spot on Giants
http://www.newsday.com/sports/football/giants/darius-powe-impresses-as-he-tries-to-win-wr-spot-on-giants-1.13949555

Stapleton The Record: Powe-r of competition: Young Giants wide receiver fighting for time in talented crowd
http://www.northjersey.com/story/sports/nfl/giants/2017/08/07/powe-r-competition-young-giants-wide-receiver-fighting-time-talented-crowd/544659001/

TE

Duggan NJ.com: Giants TE Matt LaCosse aiming to be more than an 'OTAs warrior'
http://www.nj.com/giants/index.ssf/2017/08/giants_te_matt_lacosse_aiming_to_be_more_than_an_o.html

RT
Friedman Times of Israel: New York Giants player shows Jewish pride on and off the field
http://www.timesofisrael.com/new-york-giants-player-shows-jewish-pride-on-and-off-the-field/

LT

Leonard NYDN: Ereck Flowers is key to Giants’ offense as lineman is improving
http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/football/giants/ereck-flowers-key-giants-offense-lineman-improving-article-1.3391948

DT

Duggan NJ.com: Giants DT Jay Bromley ready for 'big year' after watching Johnathan Hankins cash in
http://www.nj.com/giants/index.ssf/2017/08/giants_dt_jay_bromley_ready_for_big_year_after_wat.html

OLB

Rock Newsday: Giants’ Stansly Maponga motivated by birth of son
http://www.newsday.com/sports/football/giants/giants-stansly-maponga-motivated-by-birth-of-son-1.13947015

CB

Kratch NJ.com: Mykkele Thompson embracing his 'best chance to make' Giants at cornerback
http://www.nj.com/giants/index.ssf/2017/08/mykkele_thompson_giants_cornerback_move.html

NFL

King MMQB: Monday Morning QB: Aaron Rodgers Never Wants to Retire (While Jay Cutler Changes His Mind)
https://www.si.com/nfl/2017/08/07/aaron-rodgers-packers-jay-cutler-dolphins-nfl-training-camp-peter-king

Myers NYDN: Roger Goodell rightly wants to reduce number of preseason games
http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/football/roger-goodell-rightly-reduce-number-preseason-games-article-1.3392051

Glauber Newsday: Roger Goodell wants NFL preseason reduced to three games
http://www.newsday.com/sports/football/roger-goodell-wants-nfl-preseason-reduced-to-three-games-1.13950784

Corry CBS Sports.com: Agent's Take: What's next for Aaron Donald, Le'Veon Bell and other NFL holdouts
https://www.cbssports.com/nfl/news/agents-take-whats-next-for-aaron-donald-leveon-bell-and-other-nfl-holdouts/

ESPN: NFL Insiders debate best under-25 players, first-year coach, more
http://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/20248550/nfl-insiders-debate-best-25-talent-first-year-coaches-more-2017

Farmer LA Times: Ask Sam Farmer: How contracts work for injured players
http://www.latimes.com/sports/nfl/la-sp-0928-ask-farmer-20140928-story.html

ATLANTA
Ledbetter AJC: Garland No. 1 at right guard on Falcons’ first official depth chart 
https://www.myajc.com/sports/football/garland-right-guard-falcons-first-official-depth-chart/KaEAImUG7FzHGzCbrIzbEO/

Ledbetter AJC: Falcons don’t plan to immediately release Collins
http://www.ajc.com/sports/football/falcons-don-plan-immediately-release-collins/ENRlU55TwN330VhjGmq0lI/

BALTIMORE
Zrebiec Bal Sun: Ryan Mallett will get opportunity Thursday to put tumultuous start to camp further behind
http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/ravens/ravens-insider/bs-sp-ravens-mallett-preseason-opener-20170807-story.html

Hensley ESPN Bal: Quincy Adeboyejo becoming Ravens' surprise big-play pass (and shark) catcher
http://www.espn.com/blog/afcnorth/post/_/id/91854/quincy-adeboyejo-becoming-ravens-surprise-big-play-pass-and-shark-catcher

Lee Bal Sun: James Hurst on giving up Ravens right tackle job to Austin Howard: ‘I want to be the starter
http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/ravens/ravens-insider/bs-sp-james-hurst-competing-with-austin-howard-for-ravens-right-tackle-job-20170807-story.html

Preston Bal Sun: After strong offseason, Matthew Judon on verge of becoming Ravens' best linebacker
http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/ravens/ravens-insider/bs-sp-preston-column-0808-story.html

Mink Ravens.com: The Ravens swapped cornerbacks Monday morning, signing Trevin Wade and releasing Al-Hajj Shabazz. The move adds more experience to Baltimore's secondary
http://baltimoreravens.com/news/article-1/Ravens-Swap-Cornerbacks-Add-More-Experience-to-Secondary/cc034c07-3150-4ad6-afcf-aae8dc3a391d

BUFFALO
Talbot NY Upstate: Jonathan Williams is feeling fast in second year with Buffalo Bills
http://www.newyorkupstate.com/buffalo-bills/index.ssf/2017/08/jonathan_williams_is_feeling_fast_in_second_year_with_buffalo_bills.html

Carucci Buffalo News: How much help will Anquan Boldin be to Bills' desperate situation at receiver?
http://buffalonews.com/2017/08/07/2082520/

Carucci Buffalo News: Cordy Glenn returns to practice for Bills, but status remains uncertain
http://buffalonews.com/2017/08/06/cordy-glenn-returns-practice-bills-status-remains-uncertain/

Carucci Buffalo News: Lorenzo Alexander drops weight, but not expectations for another big year with Bills
http://buffalonews.com/2017/08/06/lorenzo-alexander-drops-weight-not-expectations-another-big-year-bills/

Newcomb Rochester Democrat and Chronicle: Super Bowl champion Steven Hauschka feels the passion of the Buffalo Bills
http://www.democratandchronicle.com/story/sports/2017/08/07/super-bowl-champion-hauschka-feels-passion-bills-fan-base/544487001/

CAROLINA
Rodrigue Charlotte Observer:Handicapping a field of underdog receivers trying to make Panthers’ roster
http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/nfl/carolina-panthers/article165913992.html

Person Charlotte Observer: Matt Kalil says playing for Panthers is different – for more reasons than brother Ryan
http://charlotteobserver.com/sports/nfl/carolina-panthers/article165923587.html

CHICAGO
Jahns Chicago Sun Times: Are the Bears’ receivers being overlooked?
http://chicago.suntimes.com/football/are-the-bears-receivers-being-overlooked/

Wiederer Chicago Tribune: Bears lose offensive lineman Eric Kush for the season with torn hamstring
http://www.chicagotribune.com/sports/football/bears/ct-eric-kush-out-for-season-torn-hamstring-spt-0808-20170807-story.html

Potash Chicago Sun Times: Rookie safety Eddie Jackson making bid for key role in Bears’ defense
http://chicago.suntimes.com/football/rookie-safety-eddie-jackson-making-bid-for-key-role-in-bears-defense/

CINCINNATI
Marcum Cincy Jungle: C.J. Uzomah carted off field with injury during Bengals training camp
https://www.cincyjungle.com/2017/8/7/16109468/c-j-uzomah-carted-off-field-with-injury-during-bengals-training-camp

CLEVELAND
Cabot Cleveland Plain Dealer: Should DeShone Kizer sit the first 4 games to learn from the sidelines? Hey, Mary Kay
http://www.cleveland.com/browns/index.ssf/2017/08/should_deshone_kizer_sit_the_f.html

Labbe Cleveland Plain Dealer: The offense had a strong day and everything else we learned at Browns training camp
http://www.cleveland.com/browns/index.ssf/2017/08/the_offense_had_a_strong_day_a.html

DALLAS
Jon Machota (@jonmachota)
8/7/17, 9:57 PM
Stephen Jones asked about players that have stood out in camp so far: Jaylon Smith, Chidobe Awuzie, Charles Tapper, Noah Brown, Andy Jones

Schwartz NYP: Roger Goodell steps in to shoot down Ezekiel Elliott rumor
http://nypost.com/2017/08/07/roger-goodell-steps-in-to-shoot-down-ezekiel-elliott-rumor/

Moore Dallas Morning News: Jerry Jones is trying to trick you into thinking an Ezekiel Elliott suspension is unfair
https://sportsday.dallasnews.com/dallas-cowboys/cowboys/2017/08/07/jerry-jones-trying-trick-nfl-goodell-cowboys-ezekiel-elliott-suspension-unfair

Davison Fort Worth Star Telegram: NFL has taken too long on Ezekiel Elliott investigation, Stephen Jones says
http://amp.star-telegram.com/sports/nfl/dallas-cowboys/article165973022.html

Hill Fort Worth Star Telegram: Stephen Jones: Cowboys LB Jaylon Smith healthy enough to play
http://star-telegram.com/sports/nfl/dallas-cowboys/article165974572.html

Dallas Morning News: Cowboys LB Sean Lee: Only 'a matter of time' before Jaylon Smith is dominating
https://sportsday.dallasnews.com/dallas-cowboys/cowboys/2017/08/06/cowboys-lb-sean-lee-matter-time-jaylon-smith-dominating?

DENVER
Kosmider Denver Post: Broncos’ top pick Garett Bolles moves closer to starting position
http://www.denverpost.com/2017/08/07/garett-bolles-broncos-left-tackle/

DETROIT
Monarrez Detroit Free Press: Lions rookie QB Brad Kaaya used to play 'Madden' as Matthew Stafford
http://www.freep.com/story/sports/nfl/lions/2017/08/07/detroit-lions-brad-kaaya-matthew-stafford-madden/546979001/

Monarrez Detroit Free Press: Lions' Darren Fells showing off after crossover from basketball to NFL
http://www.freep.com/story/sports/nfl/lions/2017/08/07/detroit-lions-darren-fells/546259001/

Birkett Detroit Free Press: No T.J. Lang? No problem for Detroit Lions' other new OL, Rick Wagner
http://www.freep.com/story/sports/nfl/lions/2017/08/07/detroit-lions-t-j-lang-rick-wagner/547136001/

Birkett Detroit Free Press: Detroit Lions observations: Will DJ Hayden win nickel CB job?
http://www.freep.com/story/sports/nfl/lions/2017/08/07/detroit-lions-training-camp-dj-hayden/546844001/

GREEN BAY
Dougherty Mil JS: Packers Camp Insider: DeAngelo Yancey takes big step forward in WR derby
http://www.packersnews.com/story/sports/nfl/packers/2017/08/07/packers-camp-insider-deangelo-yancey-takes-big-step-forward-wr-derby/543465001/

Mil JS: Analysis: Packers rookies Kevin King, Josh Jones look the part early in camp
http://www.jsonline.com/story/sports/nfl/packers/baranczyk/2017/08/06/analysis-packers-rookies-kevin-king-josh-jones-look-part-early-camp/540727001/

HOUSTON
McClain Houston Chronicle: Texans QB Tom Savage wants consistency Wednesday
http://chron.com/sports/texans/article/Texans-QB-Tom-Savage-wants-consistency-Wednesday-11739998.php

McClain Houston Chronicle: Texans' D'Onta Foreman excited for NFL preseason debut
http://chron.com/sports/texans/article/Texans-D-Onta-Foreman-excited-for-NFL-preseason-11739709.php

McClain Houston Chronicle: Whitney Mercilus looking for solid performance in Texans' first preseason game
http://m.chron.com/sports/texans/article/Whitney-Mercilus-looking-for-solid-performance-in-11739626.php

INDIANAPOLIS
Holder Indianapolis Star: Colts sign Olympic sprinter Bracy to compete at WR
https://amp.indystar.com/amp/547325001

Holder Indianapolis Star: Colts observations: Big nose tackle Al Woods' expanding role
https://indystar.com/amp/543809001

Keefer Indianapolis Star: 3 visions of a Colts pass rusher: rookie, veteran, mentor
https://indystar.com/amp/543819001

Bremer Herald Bulletin: Colts' Sheard attempting to put new spin on old tricks
http://www.heraldbulletin.com/sports/colts-sheard-attempting-to-put-new-spin-on-old-tricks/article_9156d8b8-7b04-11e7-90c8-372a56a6b93b.html

Doyel Ind Star: Colts safety Matthias Farley is weird off the field, wow on it
http://www.indystar.com/story/sports/columnists/gregg-doyel/2017/08/07/gregg-doyel-matthias-farley-weird-off-field-surprising/541702001/

JACKSONVILLE
O'Halloran Florida Times Union: Jaguars players see benefits of practicing against Patriots QB Tom Brady
http://jacksonville.com/sports/jaguars/2017-08-07/jaguars-players-see-benefits-practicing-against-patriots-qb-tom-brady

Kaye WTLV Jacksonville: JAGUARS VETERAN DEFENSIVE LINEMAN SAYS LEONARD FOURNETTE'S VISION IS STANDING OUT IN PRACTICE
http://www.firstcoastnews.com/mobile/article/sports/nfl/jacksonville-jaguars/jaguars-veteran-defensive-lineman-says-leonard-fournettes-vision-is-standing-out-in-practice/77-462571427

O'Halloran Florida Times Union: Report: Branden Albert may be returning to Jaguars
http://jacksonville.com/sports/jaguars/2017-08-07/report-branden-albert-may-be-returning-jaguars

KANSAS CITY
KC Star: Chiefs get more specific with Tyreek Hill’s role
http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article165757742.html

Kerkhoff KC Star: Has new Chiefs running back C.J. Spiller lost a step? ‘Still the juice man,’ he says
http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article165898872.html

KC Star: Size, ball skills help Seantavius Jones open some eyes at Chiefs camp
http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article165772402.html

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS
High-powered offense should help Chargers score points with L.A. fans
http://www.latimes.com/sports/chargers/la-sp-chargers-whisenhunt-20170806-story.html

DiGiovanna LA Times: Injury to Chargers teammate gives lineman Kenny Wiggins a clear path to the starting lineup
http://www.latimes.com/sports/chargers/la-sp-chargers-training-camp-20170807-story.html

LOS ANGELES RAMS
Former USC running back Justin Davis hitting his stride with Rams
http://www.latimes.com/sports/rams/la-sp-rams-training-camp-20170806-story.html

Gonzalez ESPN LA: Rams still lack a vertical threat for Sean McVay's offense
http://www.espn.com/blog/los-angeles-rams/post/_/id/34614/rams-still-lack-a-vertical-threat-for-sean-mcvays-offense

Klein LA Times: Things could loosen up for Rams' tight ends in new coach Sean McVay's offense
http://www.latimes.com/sports/rams/la-sp-rams-tight-ends-20170807-story.html

MIAMI
Breer MMQB: Jay Cutler Is Miami’s Present, and the Future Just Got Interesting
http://timeinc.net/si/nfl/2017/08/06/jay-cutler-miami-dolphins-ryan-tannehill-contract-adam-gase-2018?source=dam

Salguero Miami Herald: The reasons adding Jay Cutler is a terrible idea: Give me a minute
http://miamiherald.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/armando-salguero/article165971317.html

Salguero Miami Herald: Jay Cutler has landed in Miami and the Dolphins are giddy
http://www.miamiherald.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/armando-salguero/article165821662.html

Jackson Miami Herald: Here’s exactly how Gase helped Cutler; Cutler chatter:
http://miamiherald.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/barry-jackson/article165970187.html

Neal Miami Herald: Dolphins player investigated for battery. His girlfriend says he didn’t touch her
http://www.miamiherald.com/sports/nfl/miami-dolphins/article165830872.html

Jackson Miami Herald: Calvin Johnson helping Dolphins receivers; depth chart released
http://www.miamiherald.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/barry-jackson/article165831102.html

MINNESOTA
Tomasson Twincities.com: Vikings’ Mike Zimmer says Sam Bradford throws ‘the heck out of the ball’ with time
http://www.twincities.com/2017/08/07/vikings-mike-zimmer-says-sam-bradford-throws-the-heck-out-of-the-ball-with-time/amp/

Minn Star Tribune: Rashod Hill's 'scare' a reminder of Vikings' tenuous OL depth
http://m.startribune.com/rashod-hills-scare-a-reminder-of-vikings-tenuous-ol-depth/438992703/

Tomasson Twincities.com: Vikings: College teammate Stacy Coley says Danny Isidora will ‘shock the world’
http://www.twincities.com/2017/08/06/vikings-college-teammate-stacy-coley-says-danny-isidora-will-shock-the-world/

Tomasson Twincities.com: Vikings confident: ‘We’ve got the best defense in the NFL’
http://www.twincities.com/2017/08/07/vikings-confident-weve-got-the-best-defense-in-the-nfl/

NEW ENGLAND
Daniels Providence Journal: For talented Patriots, biggest hurdle is getting on same page
http://www.providencejournal.com/sports/20170807/for-talented-patriots-biggest-hurdle-is-getting-on-same-page

Howe Boston Herald: Brandin Cooks put on a show Monday full of highlight-reel catches, including a one-handed grab. "He's a beast."
http://www.bostonherald.com/sports/patriots/the_blitz/2017/08/patriots_camp_observations_brandin_cooks_puts_on_a_show_against

Hewitt Boston Herald: Only 23, Trey Flowers taking to leadership role on Patriots D-line
http://www.bostonherald.com/sports/patriots/the_blitz/2017/08/only_23_trey_flowers_taking_to_leadership_role_on_patriots_d_line

Kyed NESN: Adam Butler Unexpectedly Rising Up Patriots’ Defensive Tackle Depth Chart
http://nesn.com/2017/08/adam-butler-unexpectedly-rising-up-patriots-defensive-tackle-depth-chart/

NEW ORLEANS
Prisco CBS Sports: The most dangerous mind in the NFL: How Drew Brees continues to defy the odds
https://www.cbssports.com/nfl/news/the-most-dangerous-mind-in-the-nfl-how-drew-brees-continues-to-defy-the-odds/amp/

Triplett ESPN NO: Adrian Peterson 'itching' to run in preseason for first time since 2011 (maybe)
http://www.espn.com/blog/new-orleans-saints/post/_/id/27061/adrian-peterson-itching-to-run-in-preseason-for-first-time-since-2011-maybe

Underhill NO Advocate: Alvin Kamara impresses Saints on the field — and off it — with his Marshall Faulk-like 'traits'
http://www.theadvocate.com/new_orleans/sports/saints/article_d5531268-7b84-11e7-b0f5-43ba1d8ec3bb.html

Katzenstein Nola.com: Saints giving defensive end Alex Okafor chance to help with interior rush
http://www.nola.com/saints/index.ssf/2017/08/saints_alex_okafor_inside.html

Saints bring back long snapper Justin Drescher, waive Chase Dominguez: sources
http://www.nola.com/saints/index.ssf/2017/08/saints_bring_back_long_snapper.html

NEW YORK JETS
Cimini ESPN NY: Quincy Enunwa's injury underscores major problem for Jets
http://www.espn.com/blog/new-york/jets/post/_/id/70136/quincy-enunwas-injury-underscores-major-problem-for-jets

OAKLAND
Raiders Offensive Tackle Vadal Alexander Is Ready To Earn His Keep
http://raiders.com/news/article-1/Raiders-Offensive-Tackle-Vadal-Alexander-Is-Ready-To-Earn-His-Keep/0c3dea23-5510-4491-9973-e1d3f7512ca1

Bruce Irvin relishes ‘bad cop’ role in teaching Raiders’ players
http://sfgate.com/raiders/article/Irvin-relishes-bad-cop-role-with-Raiders-11737797.php

Gutierrez ESPN Oakland: Raiders' Sean Smith, from starting cornerback to nickel linebacker?
http://www.espn.com/blog/nflnation/post/_/id/243311/raiders-sean-smith-from-starting-cornerback-to-nickel-linebacker

PHILADELPHIA
Hofmann Phillyvoice: After two rough seasons, Nelson Agholor discusses mentality in trying to bounce back
http://www.phillyvoice.com/after-two-rough-seasons-nelson-agholor-working-hard-play-his-best-football-philadelphia-eagles/

Fierro Allentown Morning Call: Tight ends figure to play big role for Birds
http://www.mcall.com/sports/football/eagles/mc-spt-eagles-tight-ends-20170807-story.html

Kempski Phillyvoice: Rookie linebacker Nate Gerry impressing Jim Schwartz
http://www.phillyvoice.com/rookie-linebacker-nate-gerry-impressing-jim-schwartz/

PITTSBURGH
Zeise Pitt Post Gazette: Todd Haley is an excellent and underappreciated coordinator
http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/zeise-is-right/2017/08/07/steelers-Todd-Haley-underappreciated-excellent-offensive-coordinator/stories/201708070085

Collier Pittsburgh Post Gazette: Joshua Dobbs set to launch with Steelers
http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/gene-collier/2017/08/07/Steelers-Joshua-Josh-Dobbs-quarterback-Collier-aerospace-alopecia/stories/201708060107

Steelers hope Martavis Bryant will return to practice this week
http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/steelers/2017/08/06/Steelers-Martavis-Bryant-return-to-practice/stories/201708060179

Fittipaldo Pittsburgh Post Gazette: Injuries threaten Steelers' plans in secondary
http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/steelers/2017/08/07/steelers-injury-report-2017-training-camp-artie-burns-coty-sensabaugh/stories/201708070074

SAN FRANCISCO
Barrows Sac Bee: On 49ers: Why an angry but happy Carlos Hyde is good news for San Francisco
http://sacbee.com/sports/nfl/san-francisco-49ers/article165744267.html

Wagoner ESPN SF: 49ers getting exactly what they expected from Pierre Garcon
http://www.espn.com/blog/nflnation/post/_/id/243285/49ers-getting-exactly-what-they-expected-from-pierre-garcon

Branch SF Chronicle: 49ers’ Beadles aims to keep starting streak intact
http://www.sfgate.com/49ers/amp/49ers-Beadles-aims-to-keep-starting-streak-11740696.php

Barrows Sac Bee: Bowman-Foster ’17: 49ers get first look at potential starting combination
http://amp.sacbee.com/sports/nfl/san-francisco-49ers/article165959092.html

Branch SF Chronicle: 49ers’ Foster welcomes reporters, chance to start as rookie
http://www.sfgate.com/49ers/amp/49ers-Foster-welcoming-reporters-chance-to-11740528.php

Kawakami The Athletic: 49ers' Reuben Foster on running with the first team, getting yelled at by Nick Saban and much more
https://theathletic.com/82714/2017/08/07/kawakami-49ers-reuben-foster-on-running-with-the-first-team-getting-yelled-at-by-nick-saban-and-much-more/

Barrows Sac Bee: 49ers notes: Rough treatment doesn’t deter Ahkello Witherspoon
http://www.sacbee.com/sports/nfl/san-francisco-49ers/article165928742.html

SEATTLE
Kapadia ESPN Seattle: Jimmy Graham sheds 20 pounds, feels 'a hundred times' better than last year
http://www.espn.com/blog/nflnation/post/_/id/243407/jimmy-graham-sheds-20-pounds-feels-a-hundred-times-better-than-last-year

Henderson My Northwest: Pete Carroll: Seahawks’ top pick Malik McDowell will be out ‘quite a while
http://sports.mynorthwest.com/320691/pete-carroll-says-seahawks-top-pick-malik-mcdowell-will-be-out-quite-a-while/

Henderson My Northwest: Frank Clark’s absence in Seahawks practice has been a ‘coach’s decision,’ Pete Carroll says
https://sports.mynorthwest.com/320680/frank-clarks-absence-in-seahawks-practice-has-been-a-coachs-decision-pete-carroll-says/

TAMPA BAY
Stroud TB Times: Ryan Griffin, Ryan Fitzpatrick battle for Bucs backup QB job
http://www.tampabay.com/sports/football/bucs/ryan-griffin-ryan-fitzpatrick-battle-for-bucs-backup-qb-job/2332971?utm_source=dlvr.it& utm_medium=twitter

Laine ESPN TB: Bucs rookie LB Kendell Beckwith details miraculous recovery from torn ACL
http://www.espn.com/blog/nfcsouth/post/_/id/68431/bucs-rookie-lb-kendell-beckwith-details-miraculous-recovery-from-torn-acl

TENNESSEE
Wolf The Tennessean: Derrick Henry shines, DeMarco Murray sits at Titans training camp
http://www.tennessean.com/story/sports/nfl/titans/2017/08/07/derrick-henry-shines-again-titans-training-camp/

Wolfe ESPN Nashville: How will Titans feed all of their new offensive weapons?
http://www.espn.com/blog/afcsouth/post/_/id/67561/how-will-titans-feed-all-of-their-new-offensive-weapons

WASHINGTON
Keim ESPN Washington: Redskins' depth chart provides some clues, but clarity remains weeks away
http://www.espn.com/blog/nflnation/post/_/id/243286/redskins-depth-chart-provides-some-clues-but-clarity-remains-weeks-away

Graziano ESPN: Kirk Cousins says his life is built on faith, not value of contract
http://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/20267606/kirk-cousins-washington-redskins-peace-contract-status

Keim ESPN Washington: Terrelle Pryor a good reason for Kirk Cousins to extend plays in red zone
http://www.espn.com/blog/washington-redskins/post/_/id/32297/terrelle-pryor-a-good-reason-for-kirk-cousins-to-extend-plays-in-red-zone

Czarda Redskjns.com: Robert Davis Impressing In All Areas At First Training Camp
http://redskins.com/news/article-1/Robert-Davis-Impressing-In-All-Areas-At-First-Training-Camp/d136be3f-d900-4c0d-894e-b5a582af8f28

Jones Washington Post: Finally healthy, nose tackle Phil Taylor positioned to land starting job with the Redskins
https://www.washingtonpost.com/amphtml/news/football-insider/wp/2017/08/07/finally-healthy-nose-tackle-phil-taylor-positioned-to-land-starting-job-with-the-redskins/

Jones Washington Post: At training camp, the Redskins’ Su’a Cravens continues his safety education
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/football-insider/wp/2017/08/06/at-training-camp-the-redskins-sua-cravens-continues-his-safety-education/?utm_term=.5484d9d64ee8

Draft

DT
NFL.com: CFBTop25: No. 15, Dexter Lawrence, DT, Clemson
http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap3000000826569/article/cfbtop25-no-15-dexter-lawrence-dt-clemson

Former Giants News

Harmon Deseret News: Former Cougar Dallas Reynolds returns to aid in rebuilding BYU's offensive line
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865686336/Former-Cougar-Dallas-Reynolds-returns-to-aid-in-rebuilding-BYUs-offensive-line.html

History

Myers NYDN: Giants to honor 2007 Super Bowl XLII team during home opener
http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/football/giants/giants-honor-2007-super-bowl-xlii-team-home-opener-article-1.3391944

Stuart Football Perspective: Which QBs have spread their TDs around the most? The least? Answers here footballperspective.com/passing-td-con…
http://www.footballperspective.com/passing-td-concentration-index-by-receiver/

Judge Talk of Fame: THE BACKS WHO COULD GAIN MOST FROM T.D. REACHING THE HALL
http://www.talkoffamenetwork.com/21311-2/

Giants Birthdays 8-8

Brandon Bing CB W-Buffalo 2011 NYG PSQ 2011 NYG 2012 8-8-1989

Howard Cross D6-Alabama 1989 NYG 1989-2001 8-8-1967
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Giants

CB

Duggan NJ.com: How DRC supplemented Donte Deayon's income last year
http://www.nj.com/giants/index.ssf/2017/08/giants_cb_dominique_rodgers-cromartie_donte_deayon.html

FS

Stapleton The Record: Inside Darian Thompson's comeback and why he believes his best is yet to come
http://www.northjersey.com/story/sports/nfl/giants/2017/08/08/inside-darian-thompsons-comeback-and-why-he-believes-his-best-yet-come/547000001/

NFL

CHICAGO
Burke SI.com: Even Though He's Now in Miami, Jay Cutler Still a Hot Topic of Discussion at Bears Camp
https://www.si.com/nfl/2017/08/07/jay-cutler-miami-dolphins-adam-gase-chicago-bears

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS
Benoit MMQB: Los Angeles Chargers Preview: 10 Things You Need to Know
The Chargers have the league’s third best edge rusher in Joey Bosa, who trails only the Broncos’ Von Miller and the Raiders’ Khalil Mack (J.J. Watt is more of a pure D lineman)
https://www.si.com/nfl/2017/08/08/los-angeles-chargers-training-camp-season-preview-philip-rivers-keenan-allen-antonio-gates-joey-bosa-anthony-lynn

WASHINGTON
Rohan MMQB: Kirk Cousins Sets Out to Prove It Again
While long-term contract talks deteriorated this past offseason, Cousins was working on his golf game with D.C. power players (including, yes, President Trump). Now, an uncertain future hangs over his head . . . and that dynamic just might work for the quarterback and his team
https://www.si.com/nfl/2017/08/07/kirk-cousins-washington-contract-negotiations-franchise-tag
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