Around SB Nation: What Other NFL Blogs Are Discussing

Jake Roth-US PRESSWIRE

Weekly, we take a look around the SB Nation family of NFL blogs. Here are the news stories and analysis they are discussing.

AFC EAST:

New England Patriots (via Pats Pulpit)

Patriots Trade Jeff Demps for LeGarrette Blount - Pats Pulpit
The Patriots have finally shipped out return specialist Jeff Demps to the Buccaneers, and have received LeGarrette Blount in return.

New York Jets (via Gang Green Nation)

Jets Reportedly Release Tim Tebow - Gang Green Nation
Jets Reportedly Cut QB Tim Tebow

Buffalo Bills (via Buffalo Rumblings)

Buffalo Bills acquire Jerry Hughes from Colts; trade Kelvin Sheppard - Buffalo Rumblings
Buffalo acquires a productive collegiate pass rusher that hasn't done much in three pro seasons, but is highly athletic.

AFC NORTH:

Baltimore Ravens (via Baltimore Beatdown)

The Caldwell Connection - Baltimore Beat Down
Jim Caldwell could be all the difference in the world to a Ravens offense that was hot and cold from week to week for the most part last regular season.

Pittsburgh Steelers (via Behind the Steel Curtain)

Mel Kiper picks Jarvis Jones as one first round defensive player who will have an early impact - Behind the Steel Curtain
ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper says Jarvis Jones will be one rookie defensive player making a big impact this season.

Cincinnati Bengals (via Cincy Jungle)

Dalton: 'I Expect To Be Better This Year' - Cincy Jungle
The Bengals went into the 2013 draft with one major theme for the first two rounds: surround quarterback Andy Dalton with more playmakers. Dalton has since responded by vowing to be even better in the coming season.

Cleveland Browns (via Dawgs By Nature)

Report: Cleveland Browns swap multiple mid-round picks with Miami Dolphins for WR Davone Bess - Dawgs By Nature
The Cleveland Browns have swapped multiple mid-round draft picks with the Miami Dolphins in exchange for WR Devone Bess, according to ESPN's Adam Shefter. The Browns have yet to officially confirm the trade.

AFC SOUTH:

Houston Texans (via Battle Red Blog)

Houston Texans Rookies: Scouting OT Brennan Williams - Battle Red Blog
Battle Red Blog takes a look at Brennan Williams. Why was he selected, what's he bring to the table, and what does he have to do to become a legitimate starting tackle in the NFL.

Tennessee Titans (via Music City Miracles)

New Titans WR Justin Hunter Will Make Things Easier for Jake Locker - Music City Miracles
Watch Justin Hunter simplify the game for former Vols QB Tyler Bray. Can he have the same effect on Jake Locker?

Jacksonville Jaguars (via Big Cat Country)

Jaguars draft results: Denard Robinson's NFL future - Big Cat Country
The Jaguars drafted Denard Robinson in the fifth-round of the 2013 NFL Draft to play running back, but he's going to have to do some things to get suited for the position.

Indianapolis Colts (via Stampede Blue)

Drafting Bjoern Werner Meant The End Of Jerry Hughes In Indianapolis - Stampede Blue
The writing was on the wall for Jerry Hughes. We just didn't see it.

AFC WEST:

Denver Broncos (via Mile High Report)

Broncos DE Quanterus Smith will be available for Training Camp - Mile High Report
Broncos pass rush specialist DE Quanterus Smith will be done rehabbing his ACL injury and should be ready to compete at full strength by the time Training Camp comes around.

San Diego Chargers (via Bolts from the Blue)

LaDainian Tomlinson offered chance to return to Chargers - SBNation.com
LaDainian Tomlinson was reportedly given the chance to return to the San Diego Chargers back at the Scouting Combine in February.

Oakland Raiders (via Silver and Black Pride)

Tyler Wilson thinks he should have been drafted higher - Silver And Black Pride
Most NFL draft picks feel like they should have been taken higher than they were. And the deeper into the draft you get, the more proving these prospects feel they need to do.

Kansas City Chiefs (via Arrowhead Pride)

Andy Reid and Tommy Bahama: A closer look - Arrowhead Pride
Did you know Andy Reid is a known Tommy Bahama guy? Read more on KC Chiefs coach's draft weekend wardrobe.

NFC EAST:

New York Giants (via Big Blue View)

Cooper Taylor: Giants' rookie a new breed of safety? - Big Blue View
What, exactly, is Cooper Taylor? The Giants' fifth-round draft pick has the speed and range of a safety, but the size of a linebacker. The Giants are intrigued to see how his unique skill set transfers to the NFL.

Philadelphia Eagles (via Bleeding Green Nation)

Eagles draft pick Joe Kruger hoping to follow in brother's footsteps - Bleeding Green Nation
The brother of the Eagles 7th round pick won the Super Bowl and signed a $40 million contract in the last year.

Dallas Cowboys (via Blogging the Boys)

NFL Draft Results 2013: Did The Cowboys Get It Right By Doing It Wrong? - Blogging The Boys
The Dallas Cowboys may have gotten lucky in turning the draft around after a really questionable move in the first round. There are some bad implications for the future of the team in that.

Washington Redskins (via Hogs Haven)

Breaking Down Redskins Draft Pick Tight End Jordan Reed - Hogs Haven
The Washington Redskins decided to stay true to their board in the third round of the NFL draft. They had bigger needs at safety and right tackle, maybe even wide receiver, but they saw a tight end...

NFC NORTH:

Green Bay Packers (via Acme Packing Company)

2013 Packers NFL Draft: Eddie Lacy - The Tale of the Tape - Acme Packing Company
APC takes a look back at the game film from Eddie Lacy's time at Alabama.

Detroit Lions (via Pride of Detroit)

Vikings sign former Lions CB Jacob Lacey - Pride Of Detroit
The Minnesota Vikings have added a former Detroit Lions cornerback.

Chicago Bears (via Windy City Gridiron)

How big of a reach was Kyle Long at #20? - Windy City Gridiron
Kyle Long may not have been my top choice at 20, then again, it doesn't matter.

Minnesota Vikings (via Daily Norseman)

Blair Walsh Makes Pro Football Focus History - Daily Norseman
The Vikings' kicker is in rarified air, according to one of the internet's premiere football stats analysis websites.

NFC SOUTH:

New Orleans Saints (via Canal Street Chronicles)

Kenny Vaccaro Was a Great 2013 NFL Draft Pick for the New Orleans Saints - Canal Street Chronicles
There is absolutely no debating it: the Texas safety was the best option available at No. 15.

Atlanta Falcons (via The Falcoholic)

Why Our New Corners Could Develop Quickly - The Falcoholic
The rule of thumb in the NFL is that certain positions take time to develop. Many will tell you that receivers need 2 to 3 years to fully develop, while QBs really hit their stride around year 3 or...

Carolina Panthers (via Cat Scratch Reader)

2013 NFL draft: The shift from Hurney to Gettleman - Cat Scratch Reader
After this weekend's draft we have a better idea of who Dave Gettleman is as a general manager, and how he differs from the past.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (via Bucs Nation)

2013 NFL Draft: Buccaneers would have drafted Xavier Rhodes - Bucs Nation
Had they still had a first-round pick, the Buccaneers would have drafted Xavier Rhodes.

NFC WEST:

San Francisco 49ers (via Niners Nation)

Is New 49ers Rookie Eric Reid "Dashon Goldson 2.0"? - Niners Nation
How does Eric Reid measure up with San Francisco's former free safety? We break down the similarities and differences.

Arizona Cardinals (via Revenge of the Birds)

Arizona Cardinals release guard Adam Snyder - Revenge of the Birds
The path is clear for Jonathan Cooper to step in ans start from Day 1.

Seattle Seahawks (via Field Gulls)

Carroll's new stable - Field Gulls
Carroll attacks with Running Backs

St. Louis Rams (via Turf Show Times)

Sam Bradford: Does He Have The Pieces In Place To Succeed? - Turf Show Times
You roll your eye, but you know it's true. With each year the St. Louis Rams add a wide receiver (WR) to their roster, there's at least a part of every fan that wonders if this will be enough...

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