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Around SB Nation: What Other NFL Blogs Are Discussing

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

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AFC EAST:

New England Patriots (via Pats Pulpit)

GNOTD: Patriots Camp PUP List Taking Form - Pats Pulpit
The Patriots are expecting a few players to not be ready for camp- the names will surprise you.

New York Jets (via Gang Green Nation)

New York Jets Work Out OLB Quentin Groves - Gang Green Nation
Per Ian Rapoport: Pass-rusher & ex-#Browns special teams captain Quentin Groves worked out for #Jets today, source says. Has also worked out for TEN, WAS & NE — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) July...

Buffalo Bills (via Buffalo Rumblings)

Bills training camp: Marcell Dareus excused for Alabama court date - Buffalo Rumblings
Marcell Dareus is officially in a pre-trial intervention program in Alabama, which likely will lead to felony drug charges being dropped.

AFC NORTH:

Baltimore Ravens (via Baltimore Beatdown)

Lardarius Webb confident Ravens will bounce back in 2014 - Baltimore Beat Down
The Ravens' top cornerback believes his group will bounce back from an 8-8 season.

Pittsburgh Steelers (via Behind the Steel Curtain)

Ryan Shazier has little time left to get caught up - Behind the Steel Curtain
Highly drafted rookies have the widest gap between realistic expectations and viable preparation to succeed. Steelers rookie LB Ryan Shazier will likely end up winning the starting position but he has to play well above his level of experience.

Cincinnati Bengals (via Cincy Jungle)

Bengals Marvin Jones expected to practice this week - Cincy Jungle
Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Marvin Jones tweaked his ankle while working out with Andy Dalton, landing on the team's Non-Football Injury list. According to PFT, he won't miss much time and is expected to practice this week.

Cleveland Browns (via Dawgs By Nature)

Browns QB Johnny Manziel Leads NFL Jersey Sales - Dawgs By Nature
Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel's #2 uniform was the best-selling jersey on NFLShop.com during the first quarter of the league's fiscal year.

AFC SOUTH:

Houston Texans (via Battle Red Blog)

This J.J. Watt Comic Strip Is Everything You'd Expect From A J.J. Watt Comic Strip - Battle Red Blog
They got his powers all wrong, though. No extendable bionic left arm? No burritos eaten? No frickin' laser beams? Stay tuned for movie rumors.

Tennessee Titans (via Music City Miracles)

Myth Busters Jim Wyatt Edition: Zach Mettenberger did not break his hand this weekend - Music City Miracles
Jim Wyatt is debunking fools this morning.

Jacksonville Jaguars (via Big Cat Country)

Do the Jaguars have a true swing offensive tackle? - Big Cat Country
As we head into training camp, let's look at some of the areas of depth on the Jacksonville Jaguars and see if we can answer some important questions.

Indianapolis Colts (via Stampede Blue)

How Much Is Andrew Luck Worth To The Indianapolis Colts? - Stampede Blue
Andrew Luck isn't going to be paid like a rookie forever, and the Colts are going to need to prepare to sign him on a big long-term deal.

AFC WEST:

Denver Broncos (via Mile High Report)

Broncos post a 'hungry' D-line that could 'paralyze' any offense - Mile High Report
InRodWeTrust looks at a revamped defensive line that could 'straight paralyze' opponents

San Diego Chargers (via Bolts from the Blue)

San Diego Chargers sign center Khalil Wilkes, waive Nick McDonald - Bolts From The Blue
The Chargers churn the bottom of the roster as they replace center Nick McDolad with center Khalil Wilkes.

Oakland Raiders (via Silver and Black Pride)

Raiders RB Latavius Murray healthy, working hard for his second chance - Silver And Black Pride
Raiders sophomore running back Latavius Murray is eager to show that he is ready after an injury cut his rookie year short before it even began.

Kansas City Chiefs (via Arrowhead Pride)

The evolution of Derrick Johnson: A 5-year look - Arrowhead Pride
Craig takes a look back at just how awesome Derrick Johnson has become as a 3-4 inside linebacker, and how he got here.

NFC EAST:

New York Giants (via Big Blue View)

Chris Snee will retire after 10 seasons with Giants - Big Blue View
How will you remember Snee? Let us know in the comments.

Philadelphia Eagles (via Bleeding Green Nation)

Chip Kelly wants to be buried in a stadium, Nick Foles wants to go fast: "Ricky Bobby style" (VIDEO) - Bleeding Green Nation
A few sound clips from the Eagles 2013 season highlights.

Dallas Cowboys (via Blogging the Boys)

Jason Garrett Enters "Make Or Break" Season As Head Coach - Blogging The Boys
On the heels on back to back to back 8-8 seasons, the time has come for Jason Garrett to take a major step forward or take a step back.

Washington Redskins (via Hogs Haven)

Redskins Waive Kyle Nelson, Sign TE Mike Caussin - Hogs Haven
The Redskins have made two small roster moves today.

NFC NORTH:

Green Bay Packers (via Acme Packing Company)

Packers 2014 Roster Preview: Clinton-Dix Is the Big-Name Addition at Safety - Acme Packing Company
The Packers added three rookie bodies at the safety position this spring - a top pick and a pair of undrafted players.

Detroit Lions (via Pride of Detroit)

TJ Jones could open training camp on PUP list - Pride Of Detroit
Detroit Lions rookie wide receiver TJ Jones might start training camp on the PUP list after having shoulder surgery last month.

Chicago Bears (via Windy City Gridiron)

Martellus Bennett among NFL's best TEs - Windy City Gridiron
Martellus Bennett had a career year during his first season in Chicago. Where do a couple of NFL.com writers rank him among his peers?

Minnesota Vikings (via Daily Norseman)

Teddy Bridgewater Doesn’t Want To Talk About Quarterback Competition - Daily Norseman
Like another famous Teddy, one Mr. Teddy Roosevelt, our QB Teddy Bridgewater sounds to be more the 'walk softly and carry a big stick' type.

NFC SOUTH:

New Orleans Saints (via Canal Street Chronicles)

2014 Saints Offensive Line: Terron Armstead - Canal Street Chronicles
After a tough first outing against Carolina, The Saints then-rookie left tackle Terron Armstead went on to vastly improve against the likes of Tampa Bay, Philadelphia, & Seattle. Are we going to see another level from the sophomore in 2014?

Atlanta Falcons (via The Falcoholic)

Despite his success in 2013, why have Falcons fans seemingly forgotten about Darius Johnson? - The Falcoholic
Fact: Darius Johnson is so fast, he could beat Roadrunner and Sonic's illegitimate lovechild in a footrace

Carolina Panthers (via Cat Scratch Reader)

Ron Jaworski remains critical of Cam Newton - Cat Scratch Reader
Pro Bowl appearances, a playoff berth -- none of it matters to Ron Jaworski.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (via Bucs Nation)

Buccaneers likely to rise, says Football Outsiders - Bucs Nation
So, there's some good news.

NFC WEST:

San Francisco 49ers (via Niners Nation)

What kind of reduction will we see in Frank Gore's 2014 workload? - Niners Nation
ESPN reporters think Gore will be somewhere in the 220 carry range in 2014. Can we really come up with that kind of number so easily?

Arizona Cardinals (via Revenge of the Birds)

Larry Fitzgerald a candidate to regress in 2014? - Revenge of the Birds
He didn't have the best year in 2013, and some believe he will do even less.

Seattle Seahawks (via Field Gulls)

Phil Bates looks to break out at receiver this year for Seahawks - Field Gulls
Phil Bates played fullback briefly last year in the preseason but, when asked by his hometown Omaha World-Herald recently which position he'll be utilized at for the Seahawks in 2014, he replied, "I still play wideout."

St. Louis Rams (via Turf Show Times)

Madden 15 ratings for Greg Robinson, Aaron Donald revealed - Turf Show Times
The venerable video game franchise released its ratings for the Rams' top two picks, and they're a little surprising.