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NFL training camps preview: Looking at questions surrounding each team

orlandosentinel.com — Peyton Manning is gone, Los Angeles is back, and 32 teams are gearing up for another run at the Lombardi Trophy. NFL training camps kick off this week, and there are seven new head coaches. Only the NFC North and AFC West return all four coaches from last season.

NFL training camps preview: Looking at questions surrounding each team

latimes.com — Peyton Manning is gone, Los Angeles is back, and 32 teams are gearing up for another run at the Lombardi Trophy. NFL training camps kick off this week, and there are seven new head coaches. Only the NFC North and AFC West return all four coaches from last season.

Former NFL coach Dennis Green dies at 67

orlandosentinel.com — Former NFL coach Dennis Green has died, his family confirmed Friday morning. He was 67. "Dennis passed away last night from complications of cardiac arrest," the family said in a statement, according to NFL.com. "His family was by his side and he fought hard." Green coached the Minnesota Vikings...

Former NFL coach Dennis Green dies at 67

latimes.com — Former NFL coach Dennis Green has died, his family confirmed Friday morning. He was 67. "Dennis passed away last night from complications of cardiac arrest," the family said in a statement, according to NFL.com. "His family was by his side and he fought hard." Green coached the Minnesota Vikings...

Controversial NFL doctor Elliott Pellman retires at urging of Commissioner Roger Goodell

chicagotribune.com — Longtime NFL doctor Elliott Pellman is retiring, and the league will look for a chief medical officer to work on health and safety issues on a full-time basis, Commissioner Roger Goodell informed all 32 clubs on Wednesday.

Controversial NFL doctor Elliott Pellman retires at urging of Commissioner Roger Goodell

latimes.com — Longtime NFL doctor Elliott Pellman is retiring, and the league will look for a chief medical officer to work on health and safety issues on a full-time basis, Commissioner Roger Goodell informed all 32 clubs on Wednesday. The controversial Pellman, who for years downplayed the link between football...

NFL to put microchips in footballs to study kicks

examiner-enterprise.com — (TNS) - To study whether goal post uprights should be narrowed, and, if so, by how much, the NFL will have microchips inserted in each kicking ball this preseason, a published report says.

Report: NFL to put microchips in footballs to study kicks

latimes.com — The NFL's newest experiment gives new meaning to the term chip-shot field goal. In an effort to study whether goal post uprights should be narrowed, and by how much, the league will have microchips inserted in each K-ball (kicking ball) this preseason, the Toronto Sun's John Kryk reports. Dean...

Tom Brady will drop appeal, serve four-game ‘Deflategate' suspension

latimes.com — Tom Brady said Friday that he would stop fighting his suspension for "Deflategate," a scandal that tarnished the reputation of one of the sport's best players, tested the authority of Commissioner Roger Goodell and exposed rifts inside the league office. "It has been a challenging 18 months and...

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's ‘Deflategate' appeal rejected by federal court

latimes.com — A federal appeals court has rejected Tom Brady's attempt to get a new hearing on his "Deflategate" suspension. Brady was asking for the full 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to hear the case.
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