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Most Intriguing NFL Week 1 Matchups

Most Intriguing NFL Week 1 Matchups

On Thursday night, the NFL season officially kicked off with the rematch of the Denver Broncos against the Baltimore Ravens. Numerous questions swirled for this game including how would the Ravens defense look? Does Peyton Manning still have it? Does he have chemistry with Wes Welker? How will the Ravens look without Anquan Boldin and

Fantasy Football 2013 Bust Candidates

Just as it is important to find good fantasy sleepers (RB & WR), it’s also key to keep your eyes out for potential fantasy bust candidates. Whether it’s an injury, an unexpected performance in preseason games or a coaching change, some players may initially be at the top of your drafts but in the end,

Lattimore, James, Hunter: Who is the 49ers Heir Apparent to Frank Gore?

The San Francisco 49ers enter the 2013 season with high expectations after coming close to winning a Super Bowl last year; many expect them to reach similar heights. At the core of the team’s offense is its running game and veteran running back Frank Gore is its face. At 30, Gore is approaching senior citizen

NFL Training Camps: Players Down for the Season with Torn ACLs

We’re in the second week of August and already there’s a plethora of NFL teams hit by the injury bug. Some players will be ready for the regular season while others have already kissed their 2013 seasons goodbye. Backup players will have new opportunities while seasoned players and coaches are already grumbling that the league

Fantasy Football 2013 Running Back Sleepers

Along with selecting a top running back or two for your fantasy team, in the later rounds it’s also good to pick up a few sleepers. They may surprise you by their talent or their increased amount of play if their fellow starting running back goes down and they up starting for a few games.

NFL Players Who Became Coaches

For many NFL players, once their careers end, they disappear and pursue careers outside the sports arena. But for others, they will make the leap to coaching with some landing as head NFL coaches. Currently, numerous league teams have these players at the helm, some finding more success than others. Jason Garrett (Dallas Cowboys) –¬†Garrett

San Francisco 49ers 2013 Training Camp Schedule

For San Francisco 49ers rookies, they’ll report to their first league training camp on July 19 while veterans will make their entrance on July 24. Since 2003, this has been held at the¬†49ers’ Training Facility in Santa Clara, California. Other NFL teams have numerous open training camp practices for fans to attend but for the

Most Likely NFL Players to Fall into Sophomore Slump

Every year there’s breakout rookie NFL players that not only surprise themselves but also fans, coaches and teammates. Many will enter their sophomore year with high expectations. Some players succeed; some do not. Last season was filled with a number of good rookies, including quarterbacks and running backs. Many fantasy football players missed out on

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