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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)

numberFire: Patriots Best At Drafting Offense Since 2000 - Pats Pulpit
The statistical website has determined that Bill Belichick has done an outstanding job drafting on offense.

New York Jets (via Gang Green Nation)

Jets Give Brandon Marshall More Money For Some Reason - Gang Green Nation
He tried to decline, but the Jets forced it on him.

Buffalo Bills (via Buffalo Rumblings)

Buffalo Bills bubble watch 2015: Anthony Dixon - Buffalo Rumblings
Boobie Dixon is a favorite amongst Buffalo Bills fans, but there is potential for his being excluded from the team's 53-man roster this season.

AFC NORTH:

Baltimore Ravens (via Baltimore Beatdown)

Will the Ravens Move On From Extension Talks With Yanda, Tucker Soon? - Baltimore Beatdown
With talks on an extension stagnating recently, will the team open up discussions with other players instead?

Pittsburgh Steelers (via Behind the Steel Curtain)

Pittsburgh Steelers Antonio Brown chasing history in 2015 - Behind the Steel Curtain
After stringing together two of the better consecutive receiving seasons in NFL history, Steelers receiver Antonio Brown will try to reach rarefied air in 2015.

Cincinnati Bengals (via Cincy Jungle)

Devon gets tattoo of Leah Still; duo to receive award at ESPYs - Cincy Jungle
It's been over a year since Leah Still was diagnosed with cancer, and Devon is honoring his daughter's fight with an awesome tattoo on his back. ESPN is also recognizing the father-daughter duo at next month's ESPYs.

Cleveland Browns (via Dawgs By Nature)

Year Two in the System - Dawgs By Nature
The Cleveland Browns Defense wasn't too bad in 2014. But 2015 could bring major growth as players settle in to the system.

AFC SOUTH:

Houston Texans (via Battle Red Blog)

Data Is Beautiful: A Visualization of Houston's Records Against the AFC South - Battle Red Blog
Just how dominant have the Colts been within the AFC South for the last decade plus? Just how bad have the Texans been in that same time period? You might not like the answers.

Tennessee Titans (via Music City Miracles)

Scott Wells visiting the Tennessee Titans today - Music City Miracles
The Titans continue their quest to upgrade the offensive line.

Jacksonville Jaguars (via Big Cat Country)

Jaguars awarded Jeff Tuel off waivers from Bills - Big Cat Country
The Jaguars have claimed third-year quarterback Jeff Tuel and released UDFA Jake Waters.

Indianapolis Colts (via Stampede Blue)

What does Cam Newton's looming contract extension mean for Andrew Luck? - Stampede Blue
The Panthers are nearing a new deal with quarterback Cam Newton that will reportedly pay him over $100 million over 5-years - so what does that deal mean for Colts quarterback Andrew Luck? Not much.

AFC WEST:

Denver Broncos (via Mile High Report)

2015 Broncos OTAs: Shane Ray practicing with the Broncos on Monday - Mile High Report
The Broncos first round pick has joined the Broncos on the practice field for the first time this offseason

San Diego Chargers (via Bolts from the Blue)

San Diego Chargers working on an extension with defensive end Corey Liuget - Bolts From The Blue
The San Diego Chargers look to get their most productive pass rusher under contract.

Oakland Raiders (via Silver and Black Pride)

Raiders expecting big things from Ray-Ray Armstrong - Silver And Black Pride
In order for the Raiders to pull out of their funk, they will need some solid contributions from several key positions and several players - something I detailed last week with the 5 players the...

Kansas City Chiefs (via Arrowhead Pride)

Jamaal Charles will be roasted by Andy Reid, Vince Young, Earl Thomas and others - Arrowhead Pride
Andy Reid, Vince Young and others will be involved.

NFC EAST:

New York Giants (via Big Blue View)

Giants morning report: Prince Amukamara 'captain' of the secondary - Big Blue View
Amukamara now considered vocal leader of secondary. Read about that and more in today's morning report.

Philadelphia Eagles (via Bleeding Green Nation)

Brian Dawkins says Eagles made a mistake by not keeping him - Bleeding Green Nation
Who is the greatest living Philadelphia Eagles player? That's the question Matt Mullin of PhillyVoice sought to answer this offseason. It wasn't hard for him to find a consensus. Future Hall of...

Dallas Cowboys (via Blogging the Boys)

Cowboys Jeremy Mincey Is The Perfect Free Agent - Blogging The Boys
Singing Jeremy Mincey has paid off big for the Dallas Cowboys.

Washington Redskins (via Hogs Haven)

Jordan Reed Has Knee Procedure - Hogs Haven
This guy stays injured. No surprise that he's injured again...

NFC NORTH:

Green Bay Packers (via Acme Packing Company)

Packers' John Kuhn will miss week two of OTAs for NFL Broadcasting Boot Camp - Acme Packing Company
When the Green Bay Packers take the field for the second week of Organized Team Activities in a few days, they will be missing one key veteran player.

Detroit Lions (via Pride of Detroit)

Lions glad to have Manny Ramirez's 'tremendous' leadership - Pride Of Detroit
Not only did the Detroit Lions add extra depth to their offensive line by acquiring Manny Ramirez, but they also got a "tremendous" leader, according to Jim Caldwell.

Chicago Bears (via Windy City Gridiron)

Open Thread #3,674: Can the Chicago Bears fail under the new regime? - Windy City Gridiron
With a re-vamped coaching staff full of successful veterans, and an up-and-coming new GM, is it possible the Chicago Bears are too big to fail?

Minnesota Vikings (via Daily Norseman)

Who Are The Five Best Vikings Age 25 And Younger? - Daily Norseman
The Minnesota Vikings have a lot of young talent. But which five are the best players?

NFC SOUTH:

New Orleans Saints (via Canal Street Chronicles)

Saints Hope for Hau'oli Kikaha to Revitalize Their Pass Rush - Canal Street Chronicles
Second round draft pick Hau'oli Kikaha out of Washington is a player that brings a lot to the table, mainly in the pass rushing department. He has good technique, terrific hands, and good speed. The last question is if he can diversify his game.

Atlanta Falcons (via The Falcoholic)

Falcons relying heavily on prove-it deals in 2015 - The Falcoholic
Whether it's part of returning to contention quickly or a more lasting strategy remains to be seen.

Carolina Panthers (via Cat Scratch Reader)

Cam Newton signs 5-year contract extension - Cat Scratch Reader
Cam Newton has inked a 5-year extension today that will keep the franchise quarterback with the Panthers through 2020.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (via Bucs Nation)

Jameis Winston runs gassers with the offensive linemen - Bucs Nation
If work ethic is all you need, Jameis Winston is going to be a star.

NFC WEST:

San Francisco 49ers (via Niners Nation)

Aldon Smith's good OTAs might just bode well - Niners Nation
Aldon Smith's name has been popping up recently, and it's been good. How will he do this season?

Arizona Cardinals (via Revenge of the Birds)

What is the biggest concern for Arizona Cardinals in OTAs? - Revenge of the Birds
One thinks it is the situation of Daryl Washington.

Seattle Seahawks (via Field Gulls)

Pete Carroll's "intricate" cornerback technique - Field Gulls
The Seahawks' development of their cornerback fundamentals are more intricate and detail-oriented than other places, says Cary Williams.

St. Louis Rams (via Turf Show Times)

NFL Media's Bucky Brooks: Rams' D-Line Third "Scariest" Unit - Turf Show Times
Comparing the best units across the league, Brooks has the Rams' front four (or five) in his top three.