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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)

Why Would the Patriots Trade a 6th Round Pick for Jon Bostic if They Have Jerod Mayo? - Pats Pulpit
The New England Patriots just picked up another linebacker for the roster...but why?

New York Jets (via Gang Green Nation)

Jets @ Dolphins: Trends To Track - Gang Green Nation
Will the trend be our friend in Merry Old England?

Buffalo Bills (via Buffalo Rumblings)

LeSean McCoy injury: Bills could rest RB versus Giants - Buffalo Rumblings
Six weeks after injuring his hamstring during training camp, Bills running back LeSean McCoy still isn't 100 percent - and speculation is running rampant that the team might sit him out for a week to try to help him recover.

AFC NORTH:

Baltimore Ravens (via Baltimore Beatdown)

Should Baltimore Ravens Consider Going Back To 4-3 Defense? - Baltimore Beatdown
The Baltimore Ravens have used a 3-4 defense every season since 2002. See why that has to change as soon as possible.

Pittsburgh Steelers (via Behind the Steel Curtain)

The Pittsburgh Steelers recipe for success with Michael Vick at quarterback - Behind the Steel Curtain
The Pittsburgh Steelers have lost Ben Roethlisberger for an extended period of time. Here is a recipe for success with Michael Vick at quarterback until No. 7 returns to the field.

Cincinnati Bengals (via Cincy Jungle)

George Iloka Injury: Bengals' starting safety removed himself from win over Ravens due to ankle injury - Cincy Jungle
The Bengals had to finish off the Ravens without the services of starting free safety George Iloka. He's dealing with an ankle injury that's been nagging him since Week 1. Time will tell if Iloka plays on Sunday when the Chiefs visit Cincinnati.

Cleveland Browns (via Dawgs By Nature)

Raiders vs. Browns: 7 Talking Points - Dawgs By Nature
The good, the bad, and the ugly: Recapping the Browns' 27-20 loss to the Raiders.

AFC SOUTH:

Houston Texans (via Battle Red Blog)

Why Are Teams Targeting Johnathan Joseph? - Battle Red Blog
Matt Weston reviews the performance of Houston's oldest defensive back through the first three games and shares concerns about what we have seen so far this season.

Tennessee Titans (via Music City Miracles)

Titans fans take heart! Marcus Mariota is a franchise quarterback - Music City Miracles
Super Mario is the man!

Jacksonville Jaguars (via Big Cat Country)

Jaguars were always going to lose to the Patriots, but not like that - Big Cat Country
The Jaguars suffered the worst loss in franchise history, which should not be happening by year three.

Indianapolis Colts (via Stampede Blue)

Pat McAfee called that fake punt run for the Colts - Stampede Blue
Pat McAfee ran for 18 yards and a first down on a fake punt on Sunday - and it was his call, too.

AFC WEST:

Denver Broncos (via Mile High Report)

Broncos at Lions: Was David Bruton's or Bradley Roby's interception more awesome? - Mile High Report
Both Bradley Roby and David Bruton had awesome interceptions; which was more awesome? Watch. Vote.

San Diego Chargers (via Bolts from the Blue)

How bad is Mike McCoy's weekly gameplan? - Bolts From The Blue
Find out an amazing stat about the San Diego Chargers and their performance in the first quarter of games under Mike McCoy.

Oakland Raiders (via Silver and Black Pride)

Raiders had 10 men on field on pivotal goal line stand vs Browns - Silver And Black Pride
Late in the first half of the Raiders win over the Browns Sunday, the Raiders were up 10-0. The Browns set up in first and goal from the one and the Raiders kept them out of the endzone. That alone...

Kansas City Chiefs (via Arrowhead Pride)

Former Chief Lawrence Tynes lights up Alex Smith on Twitter, for some reason - Arrowhead Pride
This is weird.

NFC EAST:

New York Giants (via Big Blue View)

Chris Cooley to work out for the New York Giants - Big Blue View
The Giants are working out a former division rival. Could they be ready to move on from Larry Donnell?

Philadelphia Eagles (via Bleeding Green Nation)

Eagles sign Caleb Sturgis, place Cody Parkey on injured reserve, per report - Bleeding Green Nation
The Philadelphia Eagles have a new kicker. The team has signed free agent Caleb Sturgis. In a corresponding move, the team has placed Cody Parkey on injured reserve. Per NFL insider Ian Rapoport: ...

Dallas Cowboys (via Blogging the Boys)

What Does The Dallas Cowboys 2-1 Record Say About Their Playoff Chances In 2015? - Blogging The Boys
Ready to give up on the 2015 season? Not so fast.

Washington Redskins (via Hogs Haven)

Report: Redskins Have No Plans to Trade Robert Griffin III - Hogs Haven
RGIII is not the problem, and the Redskins have no plans to trade him according to Jason LaCanfora's sources.

NFC NORTH:

Green Bay Packers (via Acme Packing Company)

Davante Adams to miss time with high-ankle sprain, per report - Acme Packing Company
The wideout re-aggravated his ankle injury during the Packers Monday night matchup with the Chiefs.

Detroit Lions (via Pride of Detroit)

Lions-Broncos PFF Grades: Same old offense - Pride Of Detroit
Once again, the offense could not get things done for the Detroit Lions as the entire team fell apart in their loss to the Denver Broncos. Here is a closer look at the individual performances of Sunday night's game.

Chicago Bears (via Windy City Gridiron)

Bears need Jay Cutler back - Windy City Gridiron
The Bears' streak of 194 games without a shutout ended yesterday. They were missing their starting quarterback and it showed.

Minnesota Vikings (via Daily Norseman)

Xavier Rhodes Passes First Stage Of Concussion Protocol - Daily Norseman
The Vikings could have their young star cornerback in the lineup on Sunday for their matchup against Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos.

NFC SOUTH:

New Orleans Saints (via Canal Street Chronicles)

Saints News, 9/28/15: Drew Brees 'Very Optimistic' He Will Play Sunday vs. Cowboys - Canal Street Chronicles
Your daily collection of New Orleans Saints news and opinion.

Atlanta Falcons (via The Falcoholic)

3 key takeaways from Falcons vs. Cowboys - The Falcoholic
Three games, three comebacks, three victories. Yes, please.

Carolina Panthers (via Cat Scratch Reader)

Carolina Panthers trade for defensive end Jared Allen - Cat Scratch Reader
Pass rush help is on the way!

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (via Bucs Nation)

DLT's Diatribes - Bucs Have a Losing Mentality - Bucs Nation
As frustrating as Sunday's 19-9 loss to the Houston Texans was, one thing became crystal clear. The Bucs are mentally weak football team.

NFC WEST:

San Francisco 49ers (via Niners Nation)

Ron Jaworski, Peter King both chime in on Colin Kaepernick - Niners Nation
It is not surprising we are hearing a little of this and that from the national media about Colin Kaepernick. Here's the latest.

Arizona Cardinals (via Revenge of the Birds)

.Cardinals vs. 49ers final score: What we learned in the 47-7 victory over San Francisco - Revenge of the Birds

Arizona improves to 3-0 after another blowout win.

Seattle Seahawks (via Field Gulls)

Seahawks Replay Booth: Russell Wilson to Jimmy Graham for the touchdown - Field Gulls
Thank god we don't have to hear any more Jimmy Graham is pissed about his role in the offense storylines this week.

St. Louis Rams (via Turf Show Times)

REPORT: St. Louis Rams Will Sign WR Nick Toon - Turf Show Times
After working out for the Rams last week, it sounds like Nick Toon will be joining the active roster.