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How 8-man football molded Leighton Vander Esch into a top NFL draft prospect

INDIANAPOLIS — Idaho doesn’t have a lot of people. It also doesn’t have a lot of high school football players, which prompts about 50 schools to play in an eight-on-eight classification. A product of that system could be a first-round NFL draft pick at linebacker in 2018………….Read More

Texans inform Brian Cushing he will be released before start of new league year

The Houston Texans have informed linebacker Brian Cushing that he will be released before the start of the new league year, which begins on March 14, The Houston Chronicle reported.

“It’s all good. It’s just part of the business,” Cushing told the newspaper in a text message when asked about the news……………Read More

Someone tricked a reporter into thinking Tom Brady would hold out this offseason

You may have heard that Tom Brady is expected to hold out this offseason unless he gets a contract that’s similar to the $137.5 million one Jimmy Garoppolo signed with the 49ers on Thursday. That’s probably not going to happen because those rumors are the result of a giant hoax………….Read More

Zach Ertz brings in TD catch and brings home Super Bowl ring

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Zach Ertz went out wide in the formation in yet another play-calling twist by Philadelphia coach Doug Pederson, facing one-on-one coverage from New England safety Devin McCourty with the Patriots leading the Eagles by one point late in the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl………….Read More