Around SB Nation: What Other NFL Blogs Are Discussing

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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)

Bob Krafty with Talib - Pats Pulpit
The Patriots owner gets his hands dirty and sets the stage for contract negotiations.

New York Jets (via Gang Green Nation)

Tony Sparano Jr. Promoted; Eric Smith Hired as Intern - Gang Green Nation
The Jets announced some minor coaching news today. The Jets have promoted Tony Sparano Jr. to Offensive Assistant + hired former S Eric Smith as a Seasonal Intern. pic.twitter.com/LfWDSew6Ff ...

Buffalo Bills (via Buffalo Rumblings)

New Buffalo Bills stadium committee gets first members - Buffalo Rumblings
New York governor Andrew Cuomo has appointed five people to a New Stadium Working Group, which will explore options for a new stadium for the Buffalo Bills.

AFC NORTH:

Baltimore Ravens (via Baltimore Beatdown)

Ravens NFL draft candidate: Texas A&M wide receiver Mike Evans - Baltimore Beat Down
Watch highlights of Ravens draft candidate Mike Evans.

Pittsburgh Steelers (via Behind the Steel Curtain)

Derek Moye leads through his actions - Behind the Steel Curtain
Moye speaks about his past experiences with gay teammates as well as the work he's putting in with Markus Wheaton, Justin Brown and Ben Roethlisberger this offseason.

Cincinnati Bengals (via Cincy Jungle)

Anthony Collins cap hit possibilities - Cincy Jungle
Based on whether he is franchised or resigned by the Bengals, Anthony Collins cap hit could be about a 5 million dollar swing.

Cleveland Browns (via Dawgs By Nature)

Cleveland Browns Fire GM Michael Lombardi, Ray Farmer Promoted, Joe Banner Stepping Down - Dawgs By Nature
The Cleveland Browns promoted Ray Farmer to GM, have let go of Michael Lombardi and are having Joe Banner transition out of organization in next 2 months.

AFC SOUTH:

Houston Texans (via Battle Red Blog)

Houston Texans Hire Brian Gaine As Director Of Pro Personnel - Battle Red Blog
Rick Smith has hired Brian Gaine, the former assistant general manager for the Miami Dolphins, as the new director of pro personnel for the Texans.

Tennessee Titans (via Music City Miracles)

Tennessee Titans: Nate Washington and the 2014 Salary Cap - Music City Miracles
Nate Washington offers the Titans instant cap room for free agency, but would the move be worth it?

Jacksonville Jaguars (via Big Cat Country)

Who is the greatest player in Jaguars history? - Big Cat Country
The Jaguars have a short history, but there can still be some debate on who the best player ever for the franchise has been.

Indianapolis Colts (via Stampede Blue)

Former Colts coach Rick Venturi thinks Colts have 'a lot of chiefs' coaching the offense - Stampede Blue
Former Colts head coach Rick Venturi thinks the hiring of Rob Chudzinski is a great move from a football resource standpoint, but has concerns that there might be to many voices coaching the offense now.

AFC WEST:

Denver Broncos (via Mile High Report)

Out with the Orange? Is a new Broncos uniform design in the works? - Mile High Report
Is a new Broncos uniform design in the works?

San Diego Chargers (via Bolts from the Blue)

San Diego Chargers: OLB Larry English's contract officially voided - Bolts From The Blue
Larry English's contract was voided today, and he has likely played his last snap with the San Diego Chargers. The outside linebacker was a bust, taken 16th overall in the 2009 NFL Draft.

Oakland Raiders (via Silver and Black Pride)

Derek Carr bloodlines run "Black and Silver" - Silver And Black Pride
We know Derek Carr is the little brother of David Carr. We know he followed in his brother's footsteps at Fresno State and grew up in Bakersfield California in the Central Valley. But what many may...

Kansas City Chiefs (via Arrowhead Pride)

Franchise tag Branden Albert again? - Arrowhead Pride
AP user KansasKen wonders if the Chiefs should tag Albert once again and keep him in Kansas City.

NFC EAST:

New York Giants (via Big Blue View)

Michael Sam Debate: Would you be OK with New York Giants drafting him? - Big Blue View
Sam is entering the NFL Draft and could become the first openly gay player in the NFL. If he was taken by the New York Giants are you OK with that?

Philadelphia Eagles (via Bleeding Green Nation)

Bigger, Better, Stronger - How Big Players Impact the Game - Bleeding Green Nation
As the NFL Draft approaches, examining how big players impact the game.

Dallas Cowboys (via Blogging the Boys)

Is This DeMarco Murray's Last Season As A Cowboy? - Blogging The Boys
The last year of a rookie contract brings up an interesting decision for Dallas.

Washington Redskins (via Hogs Haven)

Doug Williams Has Returned to the Redskins - Hogs Haven
The Redskins announced today that Doug Williams will be joining the Allen/Gruden regime in the front office.

NFC NORTH:

Green Bay Packers (via Acme Packing Company)

Packers' Mike McCarthy Says Base Defense Will Remain In 3-4 Alignment - Acme Packing Company
The Packers' head coach confirmed that the defense will stay in the same basic formation for 2014, but that there will be more variety next season.

Detroit Lions (via Pride of Detroit)

Dominic Raiola hoping to play two more seasons - Pride Of Detroit
Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola has his sights set on playing two more seasons in the NFL.

Chicago Bears (via Windy City Gridiron)

What should the 2014 Chicago Bears slogan be? - Windy City Gridiron
Now that the 2013 season is history, we turn our attention to the future, and what better way to prepare ourselves for the future than with a catchy Chicago Bears slogan!

Minnesota Vikings (via Daily Norseman)

What Should the Vikings do with Chad Greenway? - Daily Norseman
The Daily Norseman breaks down the contract numbers for linebacker Chad Greenway.

NFC SOUTH:

New Orleans Saints (via Canal Street Chronicles)

New Orleans Saints History: 42 Players Selected in 1967 NFL Expansion Draft - Canal Street Chronicles
On this day in Saints history, February 9th, 1967, the team took a huge step in stocking their inaugural roster by selecting 42 players in the expansion draft.

Atlanta Falcons (via The Falcoholic)

So…What Does Matt Ryan Need To Do To Become an "Elite" QB? - The Falcoholic
If Matt Ryan isn't elite, what will it take to get him to that level?

Carolina Panthers (via Cat Scratch Reader)

What's Greg Hardy Worth? - Cat Scratch Reader
Excellent insight into the pros and cons for the Panthers.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (via Bucs Nation)

Buccaneers waive Gabe Carimi, Jordan Rodgers, two others; sign Mike Kafka - Bucs Nation
A few roster moves for the Buccaneers.

NFC WEST:

San Francisco 49ers (via Niners Nation)

NaVorro Bowman injury: A look at why his post surgical ACL/MCL prognosis is excellent - Niners Nation
He tore his ACL in the NFC Championship Game, and suffered additional damage to his MCL. We look at why Bowman's surgery was delayed and why there is an excellent prognosis of full recovery.

Arizona Cardinals (via Revenge of the Birds)

What happened to Eric Winston in 2013? - Revenge of the Birds
The one-time great right tackle was not rated highly in 2013.

Seattle Seahawks (via Field Gulls)

Seahawks sign LB Mike Taylor, TE Travis Beckum to futures contracts - Field Gulls
The Seahawks signed two players to futures contracts, inking outside linebacker Mike Taylor and TE Travis Beckum to their de factor 'offseason practice squad'.

St. Louis Rams (via Turf Show Times)

St. Louis Rams: Depth At Cornerback Looms Large In The 2014 Offseason - Turf Show Times
Cornerback may not be the most pressing need for the St. Louis Rams in 2014 offseason, but depth is a concern. What does Brandon McGee bring to the defense? It’s hard to judge at this point…

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