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July, 2016

  • 29 July

    NFL 2016: Key Comings and Goings (as of July 28)

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    NFL 2016: Key Comings and Goings (as of July 28) A look at the key comings and goings around the NFL in 2016. Depth charts for each team at this link provided by Ourlads. Transactions and 2016 suspensions provided by Spotrac. Arizona Cardinals Comings: S Tyvon Branch (from Chiefs) DE Chandler Jones (Trade/Patriots) G ...

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  • 3 July

    Get Your Pro Football Guru T-Shirts Here!

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    Welcome to the summer. For fans of the site (Pro Football Guru) and our Twitter (@BaxFootballGuru) handle, as well as followers of football, we now have ProFootballGuru.com T-shirts for sale. They are AVAILABLE in 6 men’s sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XL, XXL and XXXL  They are 100 percent grey cotton shirts with our logo in blue. The cost ...

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  • 1 July

    2016 NFL Training Camp Dates and Locations

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    NFL TRAINING CAMP DATES & LOCATIONS Following is the training camp list of sites and rookie and veteran reporting dates (courtesy of NFL Communications). You can click here for the link. The New Orleans Saints will be the first team to open camp on July 20 for rookies. The Baltimore Ravens ...

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June, 2016

  • 2 June

    2016 NFL Preseason Dates and Times Announced

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    NFL PRESEASON DATES & TIMES ANNOUNCED The dates and kickoff times of the 65-game NFL preseason schedule were announced today, beginning with the annual NFL/Hall of Fame Game between the Green Bay Packers and Indianapolis Colts in Canton, Ohio on Sunday night, August 7. Televised live at 8:00 PM ET ...

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April, 2016

  • 22 April

    2016 NFL Schedule: Week by Week

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    2016 NFL Schedule: Week by Week (All Times ET) Week 1 (September 8-12) Thursday, Sept. 8 Carolina at Denver, 8:30 pm Sunday, Sept. 11 Tampa Bay at Atlanta, 1:00 pm Buffalo at Baltimore, 1:00 pm Chicago at Houston, 1:00 pm Green Bay at Jacksonville, 1:00 pm San Diego at Kansas ...

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  • 1 April

    Muhammad Ali: A Personal Story About the Champion

    This is part of an amazing story. Thanks to my good friend Craig Mortali (hello Paula Martin Mortali), Chris Berman and I meant Muhammad Ali the week of Super Bowl XXVIII in Atlanta (January of 1994). As Brittany Virgil mentioned, my father also suffered from Parkinson’s disease. He was a ...

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March, 2016

  • 31 March

    The Most Improved Team in Each NFL Division After Early Free Agency

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    Three weeks into the NFL’s new fiscal year, every organization has dabbled in free agency one way or another. There have also been a few interesting trades along the way. Which franchises have helped themselves the most to date? Here’s a look at eight NFL teams (one per division) that ...

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  • 27 March

    The NFL’s Most Improved Units Early into Free Agency

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    The NFL draft is roughly one month away, but a number of teams have already made significant improvement in specific areas. Be it via free agency or trade, the last two-plus weeks have proved fortuitous for eight clubs that, for the most part, had either some glaring issues and/or holes ...

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  • 26 March

    The NFL’s Best Remaining Free Agents at Every Position

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    Less than three weeks into NFL free agency, and there is still some talent available on the open market. A look here includes the best player at each position, with some of these spots being a little deeper than others. The 13 selections are primarily based on last season’s performance, ...

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  • 22 March

    Predicting Every NFL Team’s 2016 Breakout Player

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    Predicting in March what an NFL team will do during the regular season is hard enough. Forecasting how a player will perform this fall is a more difficult task. From those who never saw the field this past season to up-and-comers who finished strong in 2015, these players will make ...

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  • 18 March

    2016 NFL Free Agents: The Best Under-the-Radar Moves

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    In this day and age of communication and media scrutiny, it’s hard to believe that any move in sports can go fairly unnoticed. With plenty of the NFL’s prominent free agents signing for big bucks, there are other additions that simply don’t get the same kind of attention. That’s just ...

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  • 17 March

    Best and Worst Contract Values of Early NFL Free Agency

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    All NFL teams are looking for bargains in the free-agency period. Whether it’s adding talent from other clubs or making sure their own stays, franchises must secure their rosters and properly manage the salary cap. Some do a better job than others. There are some exceptions in which shelling out ...

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  • 14 March

    NFL: Stock Up, Stock Down After First Week of Free Agency

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    It’s been a full seven days since the NFL free-agency process began for all 32 teams. Legal tampering started on March 7. Signings and trades became official at 4 p.m. ET two days later. There’s a long time between now and the draft. So which clubs are headed in the ...

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  • 12 March

    Best Fits for Top Remaining NFL Free Agents

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    Plenty of notable NFL standouts have agreed to big-time contracts over the last few days. Welcome to the league’s not-so-free-agency period. If you look closely at the photo above, you will notice two of the better players still available on the open market. No one can say for certain where ...

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  • 10 March

    Ranking the NFL’s Best Early Free-Agency Moves

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    Per usual, the first day of NFL free agency proved to be a busy one for all 32 clubs. But what were the top moves of the initial few hours of the process? They weren’t limited to teams that just acquired players. These rankings are based more on the quality ...

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