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Jeremy Cash removed from Panthers practice for low hit on Christian McCaffrey

You don’t pull on Superman’s cape, you don’t spit into the wind and you definitely don’t try to injure your team’s first-round pick in the middle of training camp.

During the Carolina Panthers’ tenth practice of their 2017 training camp schedule, second-year linebacker Jeremy Cash laid a low hit on rookie running back Christian McCaffrey, who has been the standout star at camp so far……………Read More

NFL suspends Bengals’ Adam Jones for season opener vs. Ravens

The NFL has suspended Adam Jones one game without pay for violating the league’s personal conduct policy.

Jones will miss the Bengals opener, an AFC North game against the Ravens. Jones was charged with misdemeanor assault, disorderly conduct, and obstructing official business from a January arrest. A felony charge for harassment with a bodily substance was dropped in March……………..Read More

Fewer commercial breaks, no more refs ‘under the hood’ this year for NFL games

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The simple fact that you’re not reading this particular article on a newspaper with your morning coffee is an indication of how much the world’s media habits have changed in the last 15 years. The NFL is a ratings brute, but as last season demonstrated, even it’s not invulnerable to the march of technology. In an effort to keep ahead of the pace of change, the NFL is in the midst of multiple new-media studies, including one that measures exactly where fans’ eyes go when watching a TV broadcast………….Read More

The Lions are giving Greg Robinson the chance to be more than a ‘draft bust’

The Detroit Lions were a surprise playoff team in 2016. Now, they’re looking to build on that season, and one of the driving forces behind that is general manager Bob Quinn. After spending years in New England, he knew that protecting the No. 1 asset of the team, Matthew Stafford, was the top priority.

In his first draft as the team’s general manager, Quinn, with the 16th overall pick, selected Detroit’s future left tackle, Taylor Decker from Ohio State. Later in the third round, he selected a big physical C/G Graham Glasgow, and after that, another offensive lineman, Joe Dahl…………..Read More