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Bennett: White players can aid anthem protests

Michael Bennett preaches love (2:06) After not standing for the national anthem, and considering the events that passed in Charlottesville, Virginia, Seahawks DE Michael Bennett is utilizing his platform to spe...
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Niners GM Lynch: Anthem protests ‘divisive’

8:09 PM ET SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- While every member of the San Francisco 49ers stood for the national anthem before last week's preseason opener, that didn't prevent other players around the league from conti...
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Clark apologizes to Seahawks, Ifedi for fight

Clark on fight: 'It was more of a heat of the moment thing' (0:32) Seahawks DE Frank Clark said he apologized to his teammates after punching Germain Ifedi in the face and getting kicked out of practice a coupl...
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Browns to start Osweiler; Kizer to 2nd team

Joe Thomas expects Osweiler to start opener (0:43) Joe Thomas sees Brock Osweiler starting the season opener and not rookie DeShone Kizer. (0:43) 5:56 PM ET BEREA, Ohio -- Cleveland Browns quarterback Brock O...
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Source: Seahawks to sign ex-49ers CB Brock

12:43 PM ET ESPN.com news services Veteran cornerback Tramaine Brock has agreed to a one-year contract with the Seattle Seahawks, a source confirmed to ESPN's Adam Schefter. The 49ers released Brock on April...
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Henderson to hear Elliott appeal, source says

Elliott jeopardizing reputation further by pursuing appeal? (1:47) Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman are split on how they view the fallout Ezekiel Elliott could face from appealing his 6-game suspension. (1:4...
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Source: Saints fire doctors after misdiagnosis

Breaux misdiagnosis led New Orleans to remove doctors (0:45) ESPN Saints reporter Mike Triplett reports on the team's decision to fire orthopedists Deryk Jones and Misty Suri after misdiagnosing cornerback Delv...
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The NFL’s real highest-paid quarterbacks

Matt Ryan might not make as much as Derek Carr this year, but his contract had a bigger impact on his team's cap.  8:48 AM ET Derek Carr doesn't actually have the NFL's biggest contract. Sure, Carr is sl...
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The best NFL roster $165,281,503 can buy

Past versions of this column featured a multitude of stars on rookie contracts, but this year's team will have a few new rules to up the difficulty and build a more realistic team. 1. Team restraints. We'll ne...