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Replacing a franchise quarterback is not as simple as drafting his successor. It’s more like selecting the heir to the throne of some ancient empire: full of drama, ...
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Pete Lammons, the tight end for the Jets team that stunned the pro football world with a victory over the Baltimore Colts in the 1969 Super Bowl, died ...
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The first round of the 2021 N.F.L. draft proceeded on Thursday night according to the league’s strict hierarchy: Quarterbacks came first, followed by those who catch passes from ...
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The final contract that Tom Brady signed in New England, in August 2019, contained a clever provision that prevented the Patriots from placing a franchise or transition tag ...
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Nick Foles. The Philly Special. The Lombardi Trophy parading down Broad Street. The giddy memories from the Philadelphia Eagles’ first Super Bowl victory after the 2017 season have ...
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Nowhere has the shift been more pronounced than at the tight end position, once the province of dutiful blockers and complementary receiving targets. Kittle is the muscle of ...
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Since Khan’s first season as owner in 2012, no team has a worse record than the Jaguars (39-105), who until last year’s 1-15 debacle somehow never managed to ...
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There is no drama as to who will be the No. 1 pick in this year’s N.F.L. draft. The only question had been which team would get the ...
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As football developed, players at certain positions began to migrate to certain numbers, and the N.F.L. began to codify its numbering rules in the 1950s. The big change ...
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Antonio Brown, one of the N.F.L.’s most prominent wide receivers, said through a representative on Wednesday that he had settled a lawsuit brought by his former trainer who ...
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