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Eagles RB DeMarco Murray (hamstring) to play vs. Jets — Close NFL columnist Joined ESPN in 2011 Also worked at Sports Illustrated, Philadelphia Inquirer and Louisville Courier-Journal Philadelphia Eagles running back DeMarco Murray, who has missed practice time with an injured hamstring, will play Sunday against the New York Jets, a team source told ESPN on Friday.

The Worldwide Leader in Sports — The Giants RB had two chances to score from inside the 5-yard line Sunday and put NYG up two possessions, but he says he was told to stay out. "As a running back, it's really tough when they tell you not to score," Jennings told ESPN's Dan Graziano. So ...
Sep 14, 2015

In filling void left by Terrell Suggs, Ravens coach John Harbaugh said team could add someone but likes players...…

Sep 14, 2015

Ravens coach John Harbaugh said Steve Smith wants to return punts. "I like him back there," Harbaugh said....…

Steve Smith can't be underestimated — Close NFL columnist Joined ESPN in 2011 Also worked at Sports Illustrated, Philadelphia Inquirer and Louisville Courier-Journal When he was a kid growing up in inner city Los Angeles, little Stevonne Smith loved trading cards.

Byron Maxwell embracing expanded role in Philadelphia — PHILADELPHIA -- During one of the Philadelphia Eagles' practice periods on Monday, Byron Maxwell squatted into a yoga pose. Feet apart. Elbows pressed against his inner knees. Palms together. For more than a minute, Maxwell held the pose -- known as Garland pose -- while watching a defensive drill the coaches were teaching.

How the Rooney Rule succeeds ... and where it falls short — After interviewing Todd Bowles to become the Philadelphia Eagles' secondary coach in January 2012, Andy Reid went to his longtime trusted assistant coach, David Culley. "I've never interviewed anybody as good as that," Reid said. Reid gave Bowles the job and midway through the 2012 season promoted him to defensive coordinator.

What the #@$& is Chip Kelly doing? — Ten years ago, a little-known assistant coach from New Hampshire telephoned Oregon head coach Mike Bellotti with a request. Could he come watch Bellotti and offensive coordinator Gary Crowton install their spread offense during spring practice? "We'd been beg-borrow-and-stealing from everybody in the nation," Bellotti said.

Peyton Manning, all-time touchdown leader — Peyton Manning set the all-time regular-season passing touchdown mark Sunday, passing Brett Favre. Here is a comprehensive look at the numbers behind his accomplishment.
Oct 21, 2014

Not sure if you heard but Peyton Manning broke the TD record. This graphic gives you everything you need to know…

Oct 21, 2014

MT @ESPNNFL: Peyton Manning's record 510 touchdowns by the numbers. just 1 TD in Minneapolis »

Oct 21, 2014

Since Peyton Manning's first TD in 1998, the average NFL franchise value has grown from $288 million to $1.43 billion…

Philadelphia Eagles QB Nick Foles remains a quarterback enigma — PHILADELPHIA -- It was the run-run-reach that derailed Nick Foles. One Mississippi. Option No. 1, covered. Two Mississippi. Pump fake to try to shake the defender, unsuccessful. Three Missis ... Bam! Sack, Chris Clemons. Strip, Chris Clemons. Fumble, Nick Foles. Recovery, Ryan Davis. Turnover. [+] Enlarge Not Nick Foles.

NFL coaches, players must keep locker rooms open — Commentary In wake of Dolphins bullying scandal, coaches must be welcome in players' realm Ron Rivera had no idea. His first two seasons as the Carolina Panthers head coach, Rivera stayed out of the locker room.
Jun 03, 2014

NFL locker room doors must be open to coaches to avoid another Miami situation. My column:

Jun 03, 2014

RT @SettingTheEdge: This is an amazing & comprehensive piece by @AshleyFoxESPN on #NFL coaches acting to change locker room culture http:/…

Shorter NFL offseason, restrictions hamper coaches — Commentary Coaches don't get enough time to teach, stunting young players' development Baltimore coach John Harbaugh hates the rules governing the offseason. So does Denver coach John Fox and Atlanta coach Mike Smith. They are not alone. Coaches hate that they can't have a meaningful, football-related conversation with players until mid-April, at the earliest.
Jun 03, 2014

RT @caplannfl: Many coaches and execs hate reduced practice schedule: Regimented offseason benefits no one… via @espnnfl

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Oct 13, 2015

My timeline is telling me today is @BrianDawkins birthday. Happy birthday. Every day I see you in Bristol is a good day.

Oct 13, 2015

RT @JamesWalkerNFL: The Interim Survival Guide: How the #Dolphins' Dan Campbell can stick"-@AshleyFoxESPN breaks it down.

Oct 12, 2015

RT @DannyWuerffel: @SC_HBC Spurrier to me once after an interception: "Danny, It's not your fault...It's my fault for putting you in the game." Love you Coach!

Oct 12, 2015

My favorite Spurrier quote, after calling FSU "Free Shoes University" -- "I said what I said when I said it and I ain't gonna say it again."

Oct 08, 2015

RT @BrianDawkins: That's why u take his helmet... & play hot potato with it... So he can check himself back into the game!

Oct 08, 2015

RT @taniaganguli: Ryan Mallett is as close as he can be to the field as physically possible. Hoyer just completed an 11-yard pass into the red zone. #Texans

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