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Greg Hardy gets franchise tag – ESPN

ESPNCHARLOTTE, N.C. — Pro Bowl defensive end Greg Hardy said this past season he wouldn’t be opposed to the Carolina Panthers using the franchise tag if that’s what it took for him to remain with the team. On Friday, the Panthers used it. Carolina secured …Greg Hardy receives Carolina Panthers’ franchise tagNFL.comPanthers place franchise tag […]

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Arizona’s experience with controversial laws and boycotts – Washington Post

Washington PostNearly 250 gay rights supporters protested Arizona’s controversial bill at the state capitol last Friday. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin). The state of Arizona is in the news right now because of a controversial bill that would let businesses refuse service to gay …Super Bowl could nix Arizona if it doesn’t back off anti-gay lawSportingNews.comReport: […]

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Foxworth: Players concerned about injuring teammates in Pro Bowl – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDomonique Foxworth isn’t in Honolulu, but he’s monitoring Pro Bowl festivities closely from home, hoping the all-star game he played a large role in saving gets the jolt of life it needs. Foxworth, the NFL Players Association’s outgoing president, first pitched …Roger Goodell was ‘serious’ about canceling Pro Bowl, Domonique Foxworth saysSB NationBadgers At […]

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NaVorro Bowman injury: PFT reports 49ers fear ACL and MCL tear – Niners Nation

Niners Nation49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman suffered a tough knee injury in Sunday’s loss to the Seahawks. We break down the latest news surrounding the injury. New to Niners Nation? Sign up here and join the discussion! Tweet Share on Twitter Share Share on …Report: 49ers fear Bowman has torn ACL, MCLSan Francisco Chronicle (blog)Seattle Seahawks […]

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Former Pro Bowl safety Darren Sharper arrested on felony charge – USA TODAY

USA TODAYFormer Pro Bowl safety Darren Sharper was arrested Friday in Los Angeles on a felony charge, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department website. The 38-year-old Sharper was booked into the L.A. County jail and released late Friday on a …Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper faces rape allegationsCNNFormer NFL player Darren Sharper arrested for […]

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Jeff Garcia doesn’t think Kaepernick is close to Pro Bowl level? – FanSided

FanSidedDecember 23, 2013; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) passes the football against the Atlanta Falcons during the third quarter in the final regular season game at Candlestick Park. The 49ers defeated the Falcons …Chiefs, 49ers each have eight players voted into Pro Bowl as Peyton Manning …New York Daily […]

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Megatron and Suh to Pro Bowl – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comReceiver Calvin Johnson and defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh are the only Detroit Lions players who were selected to play in the Pro Bowl. It’€™s Johnson’€™s fourth straight invite and the third in four years for Suh. Three other Lions ‘€“ quarterback …Jets shut out in Pro BowlNew York Post2014 Pro Bowl Players AnnouncedTitansonline.comThree former Nittany […]

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The Pro Bowl snub team – National Football Post

National Football PostChanges in the Pro Bowl format to unconferenced teams should have made all-star snubs less likely. However, despite the changes, there are plenty of deserving players who weren’t invited to Hawaii for this year’s end-of-season extravaganza. Here’s my …Newton, Kuechly among 2013 Pro Bowl PanthersCat CraveChiefs, 49ers lead Pro Bowl selections with 8 […]

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Tom Brady one of four Patriots named to Pro Bowl team – Boston Globe

Boston GlobeFOXBOROUGH — The NFL announced the 2013 Pro Bowl selections Friday night, and the Patriots have four players among the 85 named to the team: quarterback Tom Brady, guard Logan Mankins, cornerback Aqib Talib and special teamer Matthew Slater.49ers have 8 on Pro Bowl rostersSan Francisco ChronicleFour Patriots named to Pro BowlBoston.comChiefs, 49ers place […]

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Pro Bowl 2014: Rosters announced; new format erases AFC-NFC lines – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comThe rosters for the 2014 Pro Bowl game were announced Friday night. Least surprising development: Peyton Manning is in the quarterback group. Manning, who has thrown an NFL-record 51 touchdown passes in 15 games, was joined by Tom Brady, Drew …2014 Pro Bowl rosters: Peyton Manning, Tom Brady headline AFC selectionsSB NationPro Bowl analysis 2013ESPN […]

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2014 Pro Bowl, Presented by McDonald’s, Features New Format For NFL All-Star Game

This is the official NFL Press Release on the news of the Pro Bowl changes for 2014: 2014 PRO BOWL, PRESENTED BY MCDONALD’S, FEATURES NEW FORMAT FOR NFL ALL-STAR GAME Major changes include elimination of AFC vs. NFC format, fantasy football-like draft for team assignments, rules and roster changes; Pro Football Hall of Famers Jerry […]

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Ravens Re-Sign Fullback Vonta Leach

Apparently you can go home again. That’s what former Baltimore Ravens fullback Vonta Leach did today. The Ravens cut Leach in June when they failed to agree on a contract restructure. Leach tested the free agent market, but had no luck finding a new home. The Ravens lost tight end Dennis Pitta for the season […]

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NFL Pro Bowl Roster: Peyton Manning, Andrew Luck, Record Number Of Rookies At QB

The NFL Pro Bowl is today, and this year’s football all-star game features a surprise: former Indianapolis Colts and now Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning and former Stanford Cardinal and current rookie Colts QB Andrew Luck both on the roster. It’s the first time in NFL History two quarterbacks that played for the same team […]