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NFL Cuts Musings: Tape shows Michael Sam wasn't good enough – CBS sports.com (blog)


CBS sports.com (blog)
NFL Cuts Musings: Tape shows Michael Sam wasn’t good enough
CBS sports.com (blog)
Let’s put aside the social issue of him being the first openly gay player in the NFL and just focus on the football. Sam did some good things in the preseason, but he did it against backup tackles, some of the already-cut variety. I went back and

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Howie: Parkey has great leg, Henery will rebound elsewhere – Philly.com (blog)


Philly.com (blog)
Howie: Parkey has great leg, Henery will rebound elsewhere
Philly.com (blog)
That draft is even more of a smoking ruin than ever today, with the team jettisoning Henery and cutting third-round corner Curtis Marsh for the second time. The Eagles have parted with first-round guard Danny Watkins, second-round safety Jaqiuawn

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On cutdown day, Ravens go heavy on wide receivers and light on linemen – Baltimore Sun

On cutdown day, Ravens go heavy on wide receivers and light on linemen
Baltimore Sun
Among their 13 cuts were veteran guard A.Q. Shipley, who started nine games last year; outside linebacker John Simon, a fourth-round draft pick in 2013; quarterback Keith Wenning, a sixth-round selection in May; and veteran cornerbacks Dominique Franks

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Ted Cruz Brings Anti-Washington Schtick to Dallas – National Review Online (blog)

Ted Cruz Brings Anti-Washington Schtick to Dallas
National Review Online (blog)
Though many have speculated about the brewing rivalry between Cruz and his fellow Texan, Governor Rick Perry, with both eyeing a presidential bid in 2016, Cruz offered praise for Perry’s decision to deploy National Guard troops to the secure the border.

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Funny lady Morgan Fairchild returns to Kansas City theater – Kansas City Star


Kansas City Star
Funny lady Morgan Fairchild returns to Kansas City theater
Kansas City Star
“What was amazing was she got him in the corner and kept him there, to use a boxing metaphor,” Carrothers said. “Forty-two years ago. Wow.” Later Patsy Calmes moved to L.A. and … Rattlesnake guard. Giant scorpions. It was a new community out there

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49ers film review: A conundrum at cornerback, youngsters McCray, Looney look … – Sacramento Bee

49ers film review: A conundrum at cornerback, youngsters McCray, Looney look
Sacramento Bee
But if it came down to two, my argument would be: Keep Cook, who has done everything asked of him this offseason, and Morris, whose versatility as a corner, nickel corner and special teamer gives him real roster value, and cross your fingers that Acker

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