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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.

New Orleans Saints v Carolina Panthers Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images

AFC EAST:

New England Patriots (via Pats Pulpit)

Vegas oddsmakers project the Patriots to record the most regular season wins in almost a decade - Pats Pulpit
The sportsbooks are very high on the New England Patriots.

New York Jets (via Gang Green Nation)

Report: Robby Anderson Arrested in Florida - Gang Green Nation
Andy Slater of 940-AM in Miami, Florida, reports Jets wide receiver Robby Anderson was arrested last night at a music festival in Miami.

Buffalo Bills (via Buffalo Rumblings)

Bills interviewing Brandon Beane a second time, per report - Buffalo Rumblings
A week later, the Bills are returning to the Panthers executive for round two.

AFC NORTH:

Baltimore Ravens (via Baltimore Beatdown)

The Ravens re-sign RB Terrance West to a one year deal - Baltimore Beatdown
The Ravens 2016 rushing leader will stay put in his home town

Pittsburgh Steelers (via Behind the Steel Curtain)

Why the Steelers selecting RB James Conner was more than just a “feel good” selection - Behind the Steel Curtain
After the Steelers drafted RB James Conner in the third round of the 2017 NFL Draft, there were some who thought the pick was nothing more than a public relations stunt. They couldn’t have been...

Cincinnati Bengals (via Cincy Jungle)

A.J. Green says Bengals’ leaders will show Joe Mixon the ropes in Cincinnati - Cincy Jungle
There has been a lot of talk about the Bengals’ locker room being a bad place for controversial running back Joe Mixon to develop as a professional. But, offensive leader A.J. Green is confident the locker room will do nothing but aid in his development at the NFL level.

Cleveland Browns (via Dawgs By Nature)

Browns Draft Film Room: DeShone Kizer - Dawgs By Nature
Leave the damn turkey in the oven and go obsess about your leg lamp until next season.

AFC SOUTH:

Houston Texans (via Battle Red Blog)

How The Texans Decided Deshaun Watson Was Their Guy - Battle Red Blog
Albert Breer has the story of how Rick Smith came to believe Deshaun Watson was the franchise’s next quarterback.

Tennessee Titans (via Music City Miracles)

Marcus Mariota one of the biggest fantasy football winners from the 2017 NFL Draft - Music City Miracles
This is going to be a fun ride!

Jacksonville Jaguars (via Big Cat Country)

Jaguars rookie running back Leonard Fournette has race horse named after him - Big Cat Country
The 2017 Kentucky Derby is this Saturday from Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. Classic Empire is a 4-1 favorite to win the 143rd Run for the Roses.

Indianapolis Colts (via Stampede Blue)

Colts cut Matt Overton in order to get younger at the long snapper position - Stampede Blue
Last week, the Indianapolis Colts cut long snapper Matt Overton, a fan favorite due to the work he has done in the community.

AFC WEST:

Denver Broncos (via Mile High Report)

Elway’s picks earn Broncos among ‘most improved’ after draft - Mile High Report
Draft guru Todd McShay gave Broncos’ GM John Elway high praise for his picks and named Denver one of five most improved following the Draft.

San Diego Chargers (via Bolts from the Blue)

The Chargers’ Changing Of The Guard(s) - Bolts From The Blue
I take a closer look at how Forrest Lamp and Dan Feeney fit the mold for a guard in an Anthony Lynn led ground attack.

Oakland Raiders (via Silver and Black Pride)

Raiders give Ishmael Zamora NFL opportunity despite animal abuse incident - Silver And Black Pride
The 6’4 receiver was suspended for three games in 2016 after a video surfaced of him kicking and repeatedly striking his dog with a belt

Kansas City Chiefs (via Arrowhead Pride)

Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes pops up on TMZ ... in a good way - Arrowhead Pride
Hearing your player is on TMZ is usually not a good thing so I clicked TMZ’s link from this morning and ... it actually was a good thing for Patrick Mahomes.

NFC EAST:

New York Giants (via Big Blue View)

Davis Webb could test developmental QB strategy - Big Blue View
Can he become an NFL QB while sitting and watching?

Philadelphia Eagles (via Bleeding Green Nation)

NFL Trade Rumors: Eagles, Saints discussing Mark Ingram for Jason Kelce deal - Bleeding Green Nation
The answer at RB?

Dallas Cowboys (via Blogging the Boys)

Cowboys News: Positive Reports As Jaylon Smith Continues To Work In Phase 2 Of The Offseason - Blogging The Boys
Checking in on all the news for the Cowboys on a Monday morning.

Washington Redskins (via Hogs Haven)

Weekend Discussion Question: Do the Redskins need to fill the GM position? - Hogs Haven
A discussion question on whether or not the Redskins need to hire a true GM.

NFC NORTH:

Green Bay Packers (via Acme Packing Company)

Are the Packers prioritizing rookie edge rushers with experience in 3-4 defense? - Acme Packing Company
Green Bay has added three rookie edge rushers to the roster, and all three have played in a 3-4 scheme. Is this just coincidence, or is it a strategy?

Detroit Lions (via Pride of Detroit)

Elliot Harrison: The Detroit Lions will contend for the NFC North again - Pride Of Detroit
NFL.com’s Elliot Harrison believes the Lions will compete for a division title again in 2017.

Chicago Bears (via Windy City Gridiron)

2017 Bears Draft Profile: Mitchell Trubisky can lead the Bears to the top of the mountain - Windy City Gridiron
The Bears shocked the NFL when they traded up to select Trubisky. Their aggressiveness to find the "answer" was motivated by what Trubisky can become.

Minnesota Vikings (via Daily Norseman)

Minnesota Vikings Apply To Host NFL Draft In 2022 Or 2023 - Daily Norseman
Could the entire city of Minneapolis be on the clock?

NFC SOUTH:

New Orleans Saints (via Canal Street Chronicles)

Website hilariously suggests Mark Ingram could be a surprise Saints cut - Canal Street Chronicles
Don’t shoot the messenger. However, this Mark Ingram stuff is getting ridiculous these days.

Atlanta Falcons (via The Falcoholic)

How will the Falcons divvy up passing game targets in 2017? - The Falcoholic
Julio will dominate, but then what?

Carolina Panthers (via Cat Scratch Reader)

McCaffrey: All that’s left to do is play ball - Cat Scratch Reader
Here’s a mini profile of the Panthers #8 pick in the NFL draft.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (via Bucs Nation)

HBO releases Buccaneers Hard Knocks trailer - Bucs Nation
You can watch it here.

NFC WEST:

San Francisco 49ers (via Niners Nation)

John Lynch remains on-message with Kyle Shanahan about QB C.J. Beathard - Niners Nation
The 49ers GM has the same message of optimism about C.J. Beathard.

Arizona Cardinals (via Revenge of the Birds)

Arizona Cardinals and the quarterback of the future - Revenge of the Birds
Want to talk about the quarterback situation post Palmer, do it here.

Seattle Seahawks (via Field Gulls)

Reports link Jarran Reed to domestic assault investigation - Field Gulls
Second-year defensive tackle expected to be a big contributor to 2017 Seahawks has not been charged but Bellevue police say case remains open

Los Angeles Rams (via Turf Show Times)

LA Rams Hold Fan Vote To Determine Throwback Jersey Games For 2017 - Turf Show Times
Which two games should the Rams wear the throwbacks for?