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Dwayne Haskins' Redskins era starts with less hype, same hope as RGIII's

Washington's rookie QB arrives with much less fanfare than the No. 2 overall pick in 2012, but the franchise is focused on his long-term success.

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Frank Reich's latest comeback gives Colts great expectations

Respect from internal and external sources is forcing Frank Reich to change his motivational strategy. It won't change the way he leads.

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Taking the long way

How it started: First jobs in football for all 32 NFL head coaches

They got coffee, cut tape, lined the field, played the "Grim Reaper," even washed cars. An NFL head coach has to start somewhere. Here are their stories.

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Adam Gase's journey from 'annoying' lackey to NFL head coach

The Jets' new boss has reached the top of his profession thanks to a relentless drive that caught the eye of greats like Saban, Martz and Manning.

Madden

Who rates players in Madden NFL 20? Go inside the ratings process

Meet Dustin Smith and Andre Weingarten, the men who rate players for Madden, and see how they determined Kyler Murray's video game fate.

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The life of a Madden ratings adjuster

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Boycotts, bruised egos: How players reacted to 'Madden NFL 20' ratings

DeMarcus Lawrence called for a boycott. Others were just as upset, and some reactions were tongue-in-cheek. It happens every July when 'Madden' player ratings are revealed.

O-line summit

How do you stop pass-rushers like Von Miller? Blockers gather, swap secrets

Dozens of the NFL's best O-linemen met up in Texas to help each other improve their games and limit the damage inflicted by elite pass-rushers.

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NFL's best pass-rusher? Trash-talker? Nastiest? O-linemen weigh in

With 40-plus offensive linemen gathered for a summit, we decided to get answers to some burning questions. Here are the results of a 10-player poll.

NFL offseason

Missed the NFL offseason? Here’s everything that happened

Reviewable pass interference, new Jets threads, five teams with new QBs and more. It's been a wild NFL offseason. Catch up right here.

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All that happened during the offseason, in 75 seconds

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Ranking most, least improved NFL teams: Browns upgrade; Pats lose out

While the Browns loaded up, the Patriots, Giants and Steelers just didn't do enough. Here's how all 32 offseasons stack up.

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Baker Mayfield won't back down

The uncompromising, unapologetic quarterback is a big reason the Browns are the NFL's hottest team (yeah, you read that right).

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Baker bought Saquon a 'quads' chain after ROY win

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Catch up on Draft Academy on ESPN+

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  • Draft Academy

    An 8-part documentary following six players on their journey to the 2019 NFL Draft, including Nick Bosa, Drew Lock, Marquise Brown and Josh Jacobs on ESPN+

No-apology tour

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