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Pittsburgh Steelers Are Focused On Day 2 Of The 2020 NFL Draft With The 49th Pick

April 24, 2020 Pittsburgh Steelers team president Art Rooney II was not concerned about not having a first rounder. The Steelers have not participated in the 2020 NFL Draft yet, but their “spectator view” left them with plenty of options on Day 2. All signs point to Jonathan Taylor being the favorite on Mike Tomlin […]

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Sports That Matters July 28, 2019 Welcome back! NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE Ezekiel Elliott’s contract holdout doesn’t faze the player who has been around Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones longer than anyone else on the roster, even after taking a year off. Jason Witten said “talk to me in a month” when the tight end was […]

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Sports That Matters July 25, 2019   AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki The words rebuilding and tanking don’t sit well with Thunder general manager Sam Presti. He prefers the terms re positioning and replenishing. No matter what he calls it, he has quite a task in front of him after trading Oklahoma City’s two best players, All-Stars […]

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NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE NEWS DARNOLD, PATRIOTS, RAVENS LAMAR JACKSON, PETER KING

Adam Schefter of ESPN reported the two sides agreed to a four-year, $30.25 million fully-guaranteed contract with a $20 million signing bonus. Sam Darnold was the No. 3 overall pick of the 2018 NFL draft, which was considered a steal by some. Bleacher Report’s Matt Miller listed the USC product as the No. 1 quarterback in the class, well ahead […]

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TRUMP, JONES, BLANK ON NATIONAL ANTHEM, DEZ BRYANT, ROB GRONKOWSKI, MORE NFL NEWS & NOTES

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones remains adamant that players on his team will stand for the national anthem, but said that President Trump’s “interest in what we’re doing is problematic.” That, however, didn’t stop Trump from saluting Jones. Continue Reading, by Cindy Boren and J. Freedom du Lac Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank called the NFL’s national-anthem dilemma […]