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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.

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AFC EAST:

New England Patriots (via Pats Pulpit)

Previewing Potential New England Patriots Salary Cap Casualties - Pats Pulpit
The Patriots can create considerable cap space by releasing or restructuring the following players.

New York Jets (via Gang Green Nation)

New York Jets Offseason: How Much Will It Cost to Keep Chris Ivory? - Gang Green Nation
Yesterday we talked a bit about whether the Jets will bring back Chris Ivory. As with most things in the NFL, money will probably be the determining factor. How much will it cost to keep Ivory,...

Buffalo Bills (via Buffalo Rumblings)

Jacoby Brissett 2016 NFL Draft scouting notes: Two-look Tuesday - Buffalo Rumblings
In our Two-look Tuesday series, Dan Lavoie and another Buffalo Rumblings community member break down tape on a 2016 NFL Draft prospect. Today's subject: NC State quarterback Jacoby Brissett.

AFC NORTH:

Baltimore Ravens (via Baltimore Beatdown)

Baltimore Raven Steve Smith Sr. "came out the womb trash-talking" - Baltimore Beatdown
In the category of Tell me something I don't know already.... The bloggers for ESPN.com chose the best trash talkers for each of the 32 NFL teams, and the choice for the Ravens was obvious. The...

Pittsburgh Steelers (via Behind the Steel Curtain)

Ex-Steelers head coach Bill Cowher doesn't see the Steelers 'window of success' closing any time soon - Behind the Steel Curtain
The Pittsburgh Steelers former head coach thinks a lot about the current team, and says it is far fetched to think the window of success is even close to closing for the Steelers.

Cincinnati Bengals (via Cincy Jungle)

Bengals 2015 Exit Interview: Wide receiver Marvin Jones - Cincy Jungle
It's getting harder to imagine Marvin Jones being back next year since he'll be one of the top wideouts to hit free agency, and some team will likely throw a big contract his way. He's earned it, but hopefully the Bengals make a push to re-sign him.

Cleveland Browns (via Dawgs By Nature)

Browns WR Andrew Hawkins Pursuing Master's Degree from Columbia University - Dawgs By Nature
If the Cleveland Browns are looking for some analytical input from their own players, they might have to look any further than wide receiver Andrew Hawkins. In an article on the NFL Player...

AFC SOUTH:

Houston Texans (via Battle Red Blog)

2016 Houston Texans Salary Cap: Thanks To Spotrac, You Can Do Rick Smith's Job - Battle Red Blog
Try out Spotrac's roster and cap manager tool with our Texans and see what you come up with. How much dead money is too much? Would you extend Arian Foster to decrease his cap hit? Who will you sign as a free agent? Do it all, and tell us about it.

Tennessee Titans (via Music City Miracles)

Tennessee Titans 2016 Free Agents - Music City Miracles
Anyone worth signing?

Jacksonville Jaguars (via Big Cat Country)

2016 NFL free agent targets: Olivier Vernon - Big Cat Country
The Jaguars need pass rushers and the NFL Draft isn't the only place they'll look. Olivier Vernon will likely be a cap casualty with the Dolphins. Should we go after him?

Indianapolis Colts (via Stampede Blue)

The Hall of Fame Case for former Colts wide receiver Marvin Harrison - Stampede Blue
Taking a look at the Hall of Fame case for Marvin Harrison, the former Colts wide receiver who is a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2016. The class will be announced on Saturday, February 6, 2016.

AFC WEST:

Denver Broncos (via Mile High Report)

Tony Gonzalez predicts that the Denver Broncos will win Super Bowl 50 - Mile High Report
The former Kansas City Chief great predicts the Broncos will win Super Bowl 50.

San Diego Chargers (via Bolts from the Blue)

What are the San Diego Chargers offseason needs? - Bolts From The Blue
Now that we know where the San Diego Chargers will be playing football this season, it's time to start figuring out how to turn a 4-12 team into a contender.

Oakland Raiders (via Silver and Black Pride)

Retirements of Justin Tuck, Charles Woodson leaves Raiders with big veteran leadership shoes to fill - Silver And Black Pride
In an NFL locker room, it's not too hard to find the veteran leaders on the team. They are the ones who, even in loss, stay behind long after most the rest of the team has departed to speak with...

Kansas City Chiefs (via Arrowhead Pride)

Chase Daniel is a free agent so who will be Chiefs backup to Alex Smith? - Arrowhead Pride
Let's review the Chiefs QB situation heading into the offseason.

NFC EAST:

New York Giants (via Big Blue View)

2016 NFL Draft: Should the Giants roll the dice on Notre Dame LB Jaylon Smith? - Big Blue View
Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith might be the biggest risk/reward player in the 2016 draft, but can Jerry Reese and the Giants afford to take the gamble?

Philadelphia Eagles (via Bleeding Green Nation)

Howie Roseman being in complete control might actually be good for the Eagles - Bleeding Green Nation
No more blame dodging.

Dallas Cowboys (via Blogging the Boys)

2017 Super Bowl Odds: Dallas Cowboys With Fifth-Best Odds - Blogging The Boys
Out with the old and in with the new. Super Bowl 50 hasn't even been played yet and we already have new Super Bowl odds! Check out the 2017 Super Bowl odds for all 32 NFL teams below.

Washington Redskins (via Hogs Haven)

Report: Redskins Sign DE Ziggy Hood to 1 Year Deal - Hogs Haven
The Redskins have reported signed a veteran defensive end to the roster.

NFC NORTH:

Green Bay Packers (via Acme Packing Company)

Packers 2016 free agency preview: QB Scott Tolzien will hit the open market again - Acme Packing Company
One Green Bay quarterback will be on the market this offseason and could leave the backup job in the hands of a youngster.

Detroit Lions (via Pride of Detroit)

How will the Lions try to replace Calvin Johnson? - Pride Of Detroit
You cannot replace Calvin Johnson with a single body, but you can try. Here are some ways the Lions can try to mitigate the loss of their Golden Boy.

Chicago Bears (via Windy City Gridiron)

The John Fox Effect - Windy City Gridiron
The last two teams that John Fox coached are meeting in the Super Bowl. Is that more than a coincidence?

Minnesota Vikings (via Daily Norseman)

NFL Bad Lip Reading Is Back! - Daily Norseman
There's a new NFL version of the "Bad Lip Reading" video series, and this one even has appearances by a couple of members of the Minnesota Vikings.

NFC SOUTH:

New Orleans Saints (via Canal Street Chronicles)

Drew Brees Sort Of Makes a Super Bowl 50 Prediction on Conan - Canal Street Chronicles
In case you missed Drew's appearance on Conan last night, we've got the video right here for you.

Atlanta Falcons (via The Falcoholic)

Breaking Down the Atlanta Falcons Current Cap, Contract and Roster Situation - The Falcoholic
What would happen if certain players are cut? How far are the Falcons under the cap?

Carolina Panthers (via Cat Scratch Reader)

Super Bowl 50 media day: Ron Rivera on Panthers confidence, Cam Newton, comparisons to 85 Bears - Cat Scratch Reader
The Panthers head coach got a chance to talk about the team's confidence, preparing for the Super Bowl, his own return home to the Bay Area, and comparisons to the all-time great teams. We have a full transcript.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (via Bucs Nation)

Jameis Proved His Critics Wrong in His Rookie Season - Bucs Nation
Winston had a lot of detractors, he shut most of them up.

NFC WEST:

San Francisco 49ers (via Niners Nation)

Chip Kelly offense 101: Outside run game - Niners Nation
Next up in our in-depth look into Chip Kelly's offense is the outside run game.

Arizona Cardinals (via Revenge of the Birds)

Mike Leach ended career with 2 amazing streaks - Revenge of the Birds
The consecutive games was one thing. The streak of good snaps us amazing.

Seattle Seahawks (via Field Gulls)

Marshawn Lynch to reprise role on Conan O'Brien? - Field Gulls
Gettin' real in the field!

St. Louis Rams (via Turf Show Times)

2016 NFL Draft: Why The LA Rams Will Not Draft A Quarterback - Turf Show Times
Sounds crazy right? But this is entirely possible, and more likely than most will want to admit...