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    Bucs rookie finds inspiration in brother who has cerebral palsy


    Wide receiver Justin Watson is far from home in Tampa, but he's never without his source of inspiration -- his older brother...

    Wide receiver Justin Watson is far from home in Tampa, but he's never without his source of inspiration -- his older brother Tommy.

    Manning: Brees 'deserves' to break yardage mark


    Peyton Manning knows Saints quarterback Drew Brees will break his NFL record for career passing yards, and he told NOLA.com on Friday that Brees is deserving of the record. "He's been a great player for a long time," Manning...

    Peyton Manning knows Saints quarterback Drew Brees will break his NFL record for career passing yards, and he told NOLA.com on Friday that Brees is deserving of the record. "He's been a great player for a long time," Manning said.

    Friend: Winston was alone with Uber driver


    A friend of Jameis Winston's who was with him the night the Buccaneers quarterback allegedly sexually abused an Uber driver says Winston left as the only passenger in the...

    A friend of Jameis Winston's who was with him the night the Buccaneers quarterback allegedly sexually abused an Uber driver says Winston left as the only passenger in the car.

    Steratore becomes 4th ref to retire in offseason


    NFL referee Gene Steratore has joined Ed Hochuli, Jeff Triplette and Terry McAulay in retirement. He's the second official to retire from the league this...

    NFL referee Gene Steratore has joined Ed Hochuli, Jeff Triplette and Terry McAulay in retirement. He's the second official to retire from the league this week.

    Keenum: Diggs not 1st option on 'Miracle' finish


    Former Vikings QB Case Keenum gave a whiteboard demonstration of the "Minneapolis Miracle" to Broncos fans, detailing what happened on the...

    Former Vikings QB Case Keenum gave a whiteboard demonstration of the "Minneapolis Miracle" to Broncos fans, detailing what happened on the play.

    49ers, Tomlinson agree to 3-year extension


    The 49ers have added some stability to their offensive line by signing guard Laken Tomlinson to a three-year contract through...

    The 49ers have added some stability to their offensive line by signing guard Laken Tomlinson to a three-year contract through 2021.

    Q&A: Nate Ebner on how rugby and NFL compare


    "It requires more than just athletic ability," says Ebner, who won a Super Bowl with the Patriots and played rugby for the U.S. in the...

    "It requires more than just athletic ability," says Ebner, who won a Super Bowl with the Patriots and played rugby for the U.S. in the Olympics.

    Christian Scotland-Williamson attempts to make big switch by the book


    A tackle seen around the world propelled the rugby standout to the Steelers, and a challenge that even a master's graduate is struggling with -- an NFL...

    A tackle seen around the world propelled the rugby standout to the Steelers, and a challenge that even a master's graduate is struggling with -- an NFL playbook.

    How a 6-8, 346-pound rugby league star landed with the Eagles


    Jordan Mailata went from knowing "peanuts" about football to an Eagles draft pick after an intense transformation at IMG...

    Jordan Mailata went from knowing "peanuts" about football to an Eagles draft pick after an intense transformation at IMG Academy.

    Winston's expected suspension hurts, but Bucs have backup plan


    Tampa Bay is expected to lose its starting QB for the first three games of the season, but veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick is a comfortable...

    Tampa Bay is expected to lose its starting QB for the first three games of the season, but veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick is a comfortable alternative.

    Sources: NFL plans to suspend Winston 3 games


    The Buccaneers quarterback faces discipline from the NFL stemming from an alleged incident with an Uber driver in March...

    The Buccaneers quarterback faces discipline from the NFL stemming from an alleged incident with an Uber driver in March 2016.

    June Jones: Manziel 'humble,' should be in NFL


    Hamilton Tiger-Cats coach June Jones says Johnny Manziel is "growing up every day" and should be playing in the...

    Hamilton Tiger-Cats coach June Jones says Johnny Manziel is "growing up every day" and should be playing in the NFL.

    Playing 'Big Nickel,' Patriots value safety position


    Although a deal for Earl Thomas would be highly unlikely for New England, the Patriots do put a premium on players with similar skill...

    Although a deal for Earl Thomas would be highly unlikely for New England, the Patriots do put a premium on players with similar skill sets.

    Our three best trade offers for Earl Thomas: The winner is ...


    We crafted deals -- trade and extension -- for the disgruntled safety, then picked the one the Seahawks and Thomas should...

    We crafted deals -- trade and extension -- for the disgruntled safety, then picked the one the Seahawks and Thomas should take.

    Why Deshaun Watson is the No. 1 QB in fantasy


    The Texans quarterback was a revelation as a rookie -- until a torn ACL cut his season short. Here is why, despite the small sample size, you should take him ahead of all other...

    The Texans quarterback was a revelation as a rookie -- until a torn ACL cut his season short. Here is why, despite the small sample size, you should take him ahead of all other QBs.

    What Brandon Marshall must do to stick with the Seahawks


    Brandon Marshall is no lock to make a Seahawks team that has a history of signing veterans only to cut them before the season...

    Brandon Marshall is no lock to make a Seahawks team that has a history of signing veterans only to cut them before the season begins.

    NFL bubble watch: 32 veterans who could be cut before Week 1


    Could the Packers part ways with Aaron Rodgers' backup? NFL Nation picks a player on each team who might not make the opening-day...

    Could the Packers part ways with Aaron Rodgers' backup? NFL Nation picks a player on each team who might not make the opening-day roster.

    Philip Rivers' offseason job? Playcaller for son's football team


    Philip Rivers learned to play football from his father and now he's following suit, coaching his son Gunner's flag football...

    Philip Rivers learned to play football from his father and now he's following suit, coaching his son Gunner's flag football team.

    Rams another 'Dream Team' Eagles? We'll wait and see


    The 2011 Eagles set the bar for how winning the offseason can go wrong. The Rams are hoping to avoid a similar...

    The 2011 Eagles set the bar for how winning the offseason can go wrong. The Rams are hoping to avoid a similar fate.

    2018 fantasy football top-200 PPR rankings


    Overall rankings for leagues which award one point per reception, updated throughout the...

    Overall rankings for leagues which award one point per reception, updated throughout the summer.

    Surprise offseason standouts to know for all 32 teams


    Former top-10 pick Kevin White is on his last shot in Chicago. He's not the only near-bust who has had a strong...

    Former top-10 pick Kevin White is on his last shot in Chicago. He's not the only near-bust who has had a strong summer.

    Ranking likeliest new NFL playoff teams and which teams they'd replace


    In every season since 1990, at least four teams have made the playoffs after not making the postseason the year before. The Texans are prime candidates in...

    In every season since 1990, at least four teams have made the playoffs after not making the postseason the year before. The Texans are prime candidates in 2018.

    ESPYS Voting: Best NFL Player


    Let your voice be heard and then tune in to the 2018 ESPY Awards on July 18 on...

    Let your voice be heard and then tune in to the 2018 ESPY Awards on July 18 on ABC!