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Keeping Cousins beyond 2017 is a long shot for Washington. Franchise tagging him for the third time is unrealistic with the number jumping to more than $34 million, and a bidding war in free agency will likely be too hard for the quarterback to pass up.

So what’s it going to take for Washington to keep him? A whole lot of money. A record-breaking amount.

A month ago, the Oakland Raiders made Derek Carr the highest-paid player in football history with a five-year, $125 million contract that comes with $70 million guaranteed. In August, the Lions and Matthew Stafford agreed to a $135 million deal with $92 million guaranteed.

The value of a franchise quarterback is mostly determined by whoever got paid last. Because Stafford got $27 million per year, the next gigantic deal for a quarterback will have to be a little more. And then it’ll be topped by the next contract after that.

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Ezekiel Elliott hasn’t heard the result of his appeal of a six-game suspension, but the Dallas Cowboys running back didn’t wait to file a lawsuit against the NFL with some heavy accusations.

According to an NFLPA lawsuit filed on Elliott’s behalf, the six-game suspension handed down by the NFL was the result of the most fundamentally unfair arbitral processes conceivable, via the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

The likeliest scenario is that Haden plays the 2017 season with the Browns and then gets cut in spring when it can save Cleveland $11.2 million in space.

It has been a rough start to Erving’s career in the NFL, but it’s only year three and sometimes teams are convinced they can be the ones to realize the potential of a player that others weren’t able to.

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So it wouldn’t be that crazy if a team gave up a late-round selection to acquire Erving, and try to get the most out of a player who has bounced between positions on the Browns offensive line.

Seven years ago, he became a hero in a single play at Alabama — drilling Texas quarterback Garrett Gilbert in the back in the final three minutes of the 2010 BCS National Championship Game. The sack forced a fumble that gave the ball back to the Crimson Tide and essentially put the game on ice.

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The Chargers have also posted their home jersey schedule for 2017. In a development that will have NFL fans giving serious thanks as they reach for the gravy, the schedule calls for the Bolts to wear their powder blue alternates — considered by many the best look in league — on Thanksgiving Day against the Cowboys.

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The owner of two of the country’s largest newspapers has purchased the Daily News, a New York tabloid that is famous for generations of hard-punching reporting and irreverent headlines but that has struggled recently to find its place in the digital age.

Chicago-based Tronc Inc., the publisher of the Los Angeles Times and the Chicago Tribune, announced the deal Monday night.

The purchase gives Tronc and its chairman, Michael Ferro, who spent most of his childhood on Long Island, another big brand name in old-school journalism.

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The Bengals are more into rebuild mode not long after it seemed the young nucleus led by Andy Dalton and A.J. Green would eventually enjoy a playoff breakthrough. They failed to do enough to keep up with the Steelers and Ravens, and that’s why they’ll creep closer to stockpiling Browns.

They’re doing their best to keep the defensive mindset and success Gus Bradley put in place. That’s much more of a given than what will be Blake Bortles’ response under Bradley’s in-house replacement, Doug Marrone.

That leaves the AFC West. Broncos took a flyer on Chad Kelly very late in the draft, but stood pat with Trevor Siemian vs. Paxton Lynch.after Romo chose television. The Chargers re-signed Kellen Clemens behind ironman Phliip Rivers. The Raiders added EJ Manuel behind Derek Carr and Connor Cook. Finally, the Chiefs went with another strong-armed passer who could have played professional baseball, but it was rookie first-rounder Patrick Mahomes.

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The why of Kaepernick will keep being hotly debated. But it’s clear where the where is now.

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Forget about the NFC North, too. The Bears replaced Jay Cutler, Hoyer and Barkley with Mike Glennon and Mitchell Trubisky. The Packers know Brett Hundley becomes a free agent in ’18, but they’re OK with him for one more year behind Aaron Rodgers. The Vikings got Case Keenum. The Lions drafted Brad Kaaya.

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Bears rookie quarterback Mitchell Trubisky continues to turn heads and make fans into believers as the team continues to navigate through the 2017 preseason.

We are here ’cause we believe Colin Kaepernick deserves a job, said Symone Sanders, former national press secretary for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, and co-host of the rally. We also believe that the National Football League has been complicit in the ostracization of Colin Kaepernick. And today, it’s time for the NFL to take a stand.

Many people from all backgrounds turned out for the rally, including actress Susan Sarandon, veterans and grandmothers.

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Friday’s selection marks the 11th time Kramer has been a finalist for the Hall

After missing 13 games with a back injury last year, Texans coach Bill O’Brien is confident the defensive end will come back even stronger this season.

I can tell you right now the guy’s going to be at the top of his game, O’Brien told TheMMQB.com. He’s had a great training camp. I think he’ll be better than he was.

Watt was humbled by his coach’s comments, saying O’Brien knows better than anyone what he’s experienced while rehabbing during the offseason after spending the majority of last season on injured reserve.

The former Packers guard, whom Vince Lombardi once called the best guard in football, was selected as a finalist for the 2018 Pro Football Hall of Fame class by the Hall’s Senior Committee. Robert Brazile, a seven-time Pro Bowl linebacker for the Houston Oilers, was also named Friday as a 2018 finalist.

Friday’s selection marks the 11th time Kramer has been a finalist for the Hall, but the first time since 1997.

Kramer is widely regarded as the most overlooked player from the 1960s Packers teams that won five championships in seven years, including the first two Super Bowls. No player has been a finalist more than Kramer without receiving induction into the Hall.
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Now 81-years-old, Kramer was a three-time Pro Bowler and five-time All-Pro selection over an 11-year career for Lombardi’s Packers. He is perhaps best known for the key block that paved the way for Bart Starr’s game-winning quarterback sneak to beat the Cowboys in the 1967 NFL championship game, otherwise known as the Ice Bowl. Kramer was elected to the Packers Hall of Fame in 1975.

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Kony Ealy didn’t waste any time latching on to a new team after being released by the Patriots on Saturday.

According to ESPN.com, the Jets scooped up Ealy on Sunday to help bolster a defense that could see a lot of the field this season.

Ealy, who was selected in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft by the Panthers, has 14 sacks through three seasons. He will now be on the same team as his cousin Sheldon Richardson.

The Jets figure to struggle offensively this season, mainly due to their lack of a legitimate starting quarterback on the roster. Bryce Petty looked sharp in Saturday’s 32-31 preseason loss to the Giants. He threw for 250 yards and three touchdowns, but left the game with an MCL injury.

Ealy will have to show the organization something quickly to make the final roster.

Colin Kaepernick has an ally in ownership. Unfortunately for the former 49ers quarterback, that owner is in the NBA.

“I don’t know what his status is in the NFL, but I’m glad the NBA doesn’t have a politician litmus test for our players,” Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban told the Washington Post. “I’d like to think we encourage our players to exercise their constitutional rights.”
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Rudy Gobert plays song about ‘loyalty’ on Instagram after Gordon Hayward’s departure

Gordon Hayward announced he was leaving the Utah Jazz for the Boston Celtics on the Fourth of July. Not surprisingly, this left people in Utah rather upset, not the least of which was his former teammate, Rudy Gobert.

Yes, Gobert posted himself waving goodbye and singing along to Loyal by Chris Brown. The chorus, for those unfamiliar, is These hoes ain’t loyal.
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Otto is a solid wing defender who became an incredibly high-efficiency scorer in 2016-17. If he were an unrestricted free agent at age 24, there’d be a huge battle for his services, as there will be for Hayward. But Porter fits right in with the Wizards, and they’ll gladly be the ones to pay him big bucks.

By this point, Hayes’ and Parker’s relationship was deteriorating, per the suit. Though Parker complimented Hayes on improving the attitude of the staff and his overall leadership skills, the suit says that Parker referred to Hayes as the large, angry black man. Even when Hayes objected to that label, Parker allegedly continued.

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Andre Iguodala marvels at Draymond Green’s ability to dominate basketball while sucking at every other sport

Andre Iguodala is part of TNT’s golf coverage team of the PGA Championship, and it didn’t take long for him to reveal the worst golfer on the Golden State Warriors team: Draymond Green. Iguodala went on and on about Green too, citing that he was one of the smartest basketball players he’s ever been around…but also one of the least athletic.

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But the Suns had grand designs in free agency and desperately wanted to free up cap space. They needed Charlotte to select White in the draft. So they agreed to send $3 million and a future first-round pick if Charlotte promised to select White. The Bobcats, needing bodies and salary filler, took the deal.