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Chiefs hang on for 27-21 win over Saints

By Saints standards, it was a pretty good defensive day.

But this week, they were playing a team that could play a little defense of their own. 160 more words

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Saints expect Sheldon Rankins to practice on Wednesday

When defensive tackle Sheldon Rankins broke his fibula in August, there was confidence around the team that the first-round pick would be able to return to action during the regular season. 152 more words

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Matt Ryan wisely avoided making a block when he saw Saints lineman barreling down

Nick Fairley is a 6-foot-4, 308 pound brick wall. Unless you’re an offensive lineman, it’s probably best to stay out of his way if he’s heading towards you,  81 more words


Despite finishing game with glove, Matt Ryan says thumb is fine

Matt Ryan was able to flash a thumb’s up last night, and said any issue with his thumb during the game was not a problem moving forward. 151 more words

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Rams sign Dominique Easley

Defensive tackle Dominique Easley will sign a one-year deal with the Rams, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Tuesday.

Easley flew to Los Angeles for a workout with the Rams, and evidently it went well. 76 more words

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With the 12th pick, the Saints take Sheldon Rankins

The Saints need all the help they can get on defense.

They took a big step toward fixing that with the 12th pick, taking Louisville defensive tackle Sheldon Rankins. 51 more words

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Rams-Titans trade has a condition that applies to next year's third-round pick

On the surface, the Rams-Titans trade is pretty simple. But there’s a condition that applies in 2017, which makes things a little complicated.

The third-round pick that the Rams will send to the Titans has a condition, according to multiple league sources. 195 more words

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