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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)

Pressure Points: How the New England Patriots Tallied 8 Sacks Against the Buffalo Bills - Pats Pulpit
The Patriots formidable pass rushing depth we saw in the preseason manifested itself against the Buffalo Bills in Week 2.

New York Jets (via Gang Green Nation)

Jets Don't Have A Franchise QB. But They Do Have A Franchise Secondary - Gang Green Nation
On the road against a Colts team that was hurting, those are the kinds of games the Jets usually lose. However even without a franchise QB, the team finds a way to win.

Buffalo Bills (via Buffalo Rumblings)

Patriots 40, Bills 32: five observations from Buffalo's Week 2 loss - Buffalo Rumblings
What stood out to you most during the Bills' 40-32 loss at home to the Patriots in Week 2?

AFC NORTH:

Baltimore Ravens (via Baltimore Beatdown)

Presidential Candidate Donald Trump Believes Joe Flacco Is 'Elite' - Baltimore Beatdown
While Donald Trump seems to have an agenda against a lot of people, Flacco has earned his seal of approval.

Pittsburgh Steelers (via Behind the Steel Curtain)

Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell sends message to the NFL via Twitter - Behind the Steel Curtain
For All-Pro running back Le'Veon Bell, it has been a difficult two weeks watching his teammates play throughout his suspension. He now has a message for the AFC North, the AFC and the rest of the NFL.

Cincinnati Bengals (via Cincy Jungle)

The return of the real Geno Atkins to the Bengals' 2015 defense - Cincy Jungle
After a knee injury on Halloween of 2013, Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins has had a long road back to becoming a true Pro Bowl player. After much conjecture this offseason, he's been a disruptive force in two keys wins in as many weeks.

Cleveland Browns (via Dawgs By Nature)

Why The Offense Stalled: The Importance Of Sequencing - Dawgs By Nature
The Browns had trouble moving the ball in the second half, but the reason may not be as obvious as you think, and you might not have to worry about it.

AFC SOUTH:

Houston Texans (via Battle Red Blog)

Houston Texans Injury News: Jeff Adams Out For Season With Knee Injury - Battle Red Blog
The offensive line was already thin for the Houston Texans, but it is now in even worse shape with the latest injury news for offensive tackle Jeff Adams. See the details, and talk about it on Battle Red Blog.

Tennessee Titans (via Music City Miracles)

Titans Lose, But Marcus Mariota Sets Records - Music City Miracles
While much of the discussion today centers on Marcus Mariota's tough first half, there were a couple of rookie QB records that our rookie QB laid claim to that should be pointed out (h/t titansonline.com) :

Jacksonville Jaguars (via Big Cat Country)

Jared Odrick: "I was just lying all week. It did feel personal." - Big Cat Country
Former Dolphins defensive lineman and newly signed free agent Jared Odrick admitted it felt personal going into Sunday's matchup against the team that decided not to re-sign him.

Indianapolis Colts (via Stampede Blue)

It's time for Chuck Pagano, Ryan Grigson to be on the hot seat - Stampede Blue
After a second straight ugly loss to start the season, it's time for Colts head coach Chuck Pagano and general manager Ryan Grigson to be on the hot seat.

AFC WEST:

Denver Broncos (via Mile High Report)

The incredible rise of Emmanuel Sanders - Mile High Report
When Emmanuel Sanders was signed by the Denver Broncos during the 2014 offseason, most fans were excited at the his potential in the Peyton Manning offense.

San Diego Chargers (via Bolts from the Blue)

San Diego Chargers WR Tyrell Williams clears Waivers, signed to Practice Squad - Bolts From The Blue
The promising rookie wide receiver was waived on Saturday. He cleared waivers and has been signed to the Chargers Practice Squad.

Oakland Raiders (via Silver and Black Pride)

Raiders WR Michael Crabtree used payback vs Ravens as motivation to have best game in three years - Silver And Black Pride
You won't find many more competitive guys than Raiders wide receiver Michael Crabtree. He had payback on his mind heading into Sunday's game against the Ravens and used that motivation to have his...

Kansas City Chiefs (via Arrowhead Pride)

Will Chiefs play Eric Fisher, Jeff Allen or Jah Reid vs. the Green Bay Packers? - Arrowhead Pride
Which one will it be?

NFC EAST:

New York Giants (via Big Blue View)

Giants' Injury Report, 9/21: Robert Ayers (hamstring) joins the list - Big Blue View
Injury report from Monday's walk-through is lengthy. We will find out over the next couple of days how much of a concern that really is.

Philadelphia Eagles (via Bleeding Green Nation)

Eagles' Kiko Alonso could be out two to four weeks with ACL sprain, per report - Bleeding Green Nation
Here's another update on Alonso's status.

Dallas Cowboys (via Blogging the Boys)

BREAKING NEWS: Cowboys Trading With Buffalo For QB Matt Cassell - Blogging The Boys
Kellen Moore also promoted from practice squad as bridge while Cassell gets up to speed.

Washington Redskins (via Hogs Haven)

Washington Redskins: The Emergence of Rashad Ross - Hogs Haven
Rashad Ross has played well for the Redskins early on this season with more playing time, he could just be getting started.

NFC NORTH:

Green Bay Packers (via Acme Packing Company)

McCarthy: Eddie Lacy getting treatment on ankle, we'll see Thursday - Acme Packing Company
Packers head coach Mike McCarthy spoke with the media this afternoon a day after his team's 27-17 win over the Seattle Seahawks.

Detroit Lions (via Pride of Detroit)

An open apology to Scott Linehan - Pride Of Detroit
I miss you.

Chicago Bears (via Windy City Gridiron)

Should the Chicago Bears sign Tim Tebow? - Windy City Gridiron
Starting QB Jay Cutler is out with a hamstring, and Jimmy Clausen ain't going to cut it. There's one QB that Adam Gase has won with in the past, and he's currently available for work.

Minnesota Vikings (via Daily Norseman)

Minnesota Vikings Reinstate Jabari Price - Daily Norseman
The Minnesota defense got another piece on Monday, as the team welcomed back the second-year corner.

NFC SOUTH:

New Orleans Saints (via Canal Street Chronicles)

Drew Brees Shoulder Injury Update: MRI Confirms Bruised Rotator Cuff - Canal Street Chronicles
Saints fans have been panicking all morning but it appears Drew Brees' shoulder injury may not be as bad as initially reported.

Atlanta Falcons (via The Falcoholic)

Dan Quinn Press Conference: Tevin Coleman, Paul Worrilow injury updates - The Falcoholic
Falcons head coach Dan Quinn spoke to the media about Tevin Coleman and Paul Worrilow's injuries and the team's performance in Sunday's win over the Giants.

Carolina Panthers (via Cat Scratch Reader)

Just how good is the Panthers' corner Josh Norman? - Cat Scratch Reader
Norman was PFF's highest graded cornerback after week one, and still sits atop their rankings.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (via Bucs Nation)

Jameis Winston shows glimpses of stardom in first win - Bucs Nation
Jameis Winston had a good game, and it's exactly what he'll have to build on.

NFC WEST:

San Francisco 49ers (via Niners Nation)

Santa Clara city councilperson suggests shutting down alcohol sales in second half - Niners Nation
We are a week removed from an ugly fight after the San Francisco 49ers home opener, and already politicians have jumped in the fray. Two members of the Santa Clara City Council have asked that time...

Arizona Cardinals (via Revenge of the Birds)

Cardinals vs. Bears final score: What we learned in Arizona 48-23 win - Revenge of the Birds
Arizona rolls with huge statistical numbers.

Seattle Seahawks (via Field Gulls)

Seahawks fans everywhere: R-E-L-A-X - Field Gulls
It's a long season.

St. Louis Rams (via Turf Show Times)

Man Crush Monday: Consistency - Turf Show Times
That was BAD. Do ANY Rams deserve recognition for that performance?