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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)

Martellus Bennett explains how Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers are different quarterbacks - Pats Pulpit

The former Patriots tight end has worked with the two best quarterbacks in the league and shares insight on how they are different.

New York Jets (via Gang Green Nation)

Football Outsiders: Vinny Testaverde Had 9th Best QB Season of Last Three Decades in 1998 - Gang Green Nation

Football Outsiders has been putting together lists of the best performances of the last 30 years. A Jets quarterback made the list for best individual seasons. 9. Vinny Testaverde, 1998 Jets 42.2...

Buffalo Bills (via Buffalo Rumblings)

Buffalo Bills injury rundown: Updates on Sammy Watkins, Eric Wood and more - Buffalo Rumblings

When will Sammy Watkins, Eric Wood, and Cordy Glenn be fully recovered from their 2016 injuries?


AFC NORTH:

Baltimore Ravens (via Baltimore Beatdown)

How Joe Flacco’s contract set the QB market - Baltimore Beatdown

When will the quarterback market come back down to Earth?

Pittsburgh Steelers (via Behind the Steel Curtain)

Some statistics about the Steelers offense which could predict what is to come in 2017 - Behind the Steel Curtain

Here, we look at some figures from 2016 that tell us some things about 2017.

Cincinnati Bengals (via Cincy Jungle)

How would Andy Dalton fare on each AFC team? - Cincy Jungle

We couldn’t possibly know how good Andy Dalton would be on other teams in the AFC. Or could we?

Cleveland Browns (via Dawgs By Nature)

What are Browns going to do at middle linebacker? - Dawgs By Nature

The Browns middle linebacker position is up for grabs at training camp. Will it be Tank Carder, Joe Schobert, or someone else who seizes the opportunity?


AFC SOUTH:

Houston Texans (via Battle Red Blog)

Is A Leap In Store For Braxton Miller In Year Two? - Battle Red Blog

Texans fans discuss whether the player so many were excited about in the 2016 NFL Draft will produce in his second year in the league.

Tennessee Titans (via Music City Miracles)

Peter Schrager ranks Marcus Mariota as his second best player under the age of 25 - Music City Miracles

What do you think of this list?

Jacksonville Jaguars (via Big Cat Country)

Which quarterback past or present does Blake Bortles remind you of? - Big Cat Country

The Jacksonville Jaguars will be at a crossroads after this season when it comes to Blake Bortles. They’ll need to make a long-term decision at quarterback and the decision will come by answering...

Indianapolis Colts (via Stampede Blue)

History suggests Chuck Pagano and Andrew Luck combo won’t win Super Bowl together - Stampede Blue

Jim Irsay has made it no secret: he wants and expects multiple Super Bowls in the Andrew Luck era. "I’ve said it before – we’re into plural Lombardis. That’s what our goal is," he reiterated at...


AFC WEST:

Denver Broncos (via Mile High Report)

Chad Kelly to begin throwing next week - Mile High Report

Rookie Denver Broncos seventh round pick, Chad Kelly, will begin throwing a football next week.

San Diego Chargers (via Bolts from the Blue)

The Chargers Owed Rivers a New, Better Offensive Line - Bolts From The Blue

Building a good offensive line is good for the future, but they also owed this to Rivers.

Oakland Raiders (via Silver and Black Pride)

NFL Top 100: Khalil Mack comes in at number 5 - Silver And Black Pride

The NFL Top 100 is now complete. The final reveal was the top ten. We knew Mack was going to be in the top ten, but exactly where he would land was the question. In the rankings, which are decided...

Kansas City Chiefs (via Arrowhead Pride)

Chiefs GM search adds new names from the Seahawks and Titans - Arrowhead Pride

We continue to add names to the Kansas City Chiefs GM search. In addition to internal candidate Brett Veach, several more names have surfaced regarding the Chiefs vacant GM job after they fired...


NFC EAST:

New York Giants (via Big Blue View)

Justin Pugh Believes Beckham Received Unfair Criticism For Absence - Big Blue View

Big Blue starting guard sees OBJ situation from different angle

Philadelphia Eagles (via Bleeding Green Nation)

Projecting how the Eagles will split their running back carries in 2017 - Bleeding Green Nation

Eagles mailbag Q&A.

Dallas Cowboys (via Blogging the Boys)

Why Dez Bryant Will Return To NFL Dominance In 2017 - Blogging The Boys

The way Dez Bryant finished off 2016 suggests a big resurgence in 2017.

Washington Redskins (via Hogs Haven)

The NFL Shop Thinks the Redskins Are From What State? - Hogs Haven

The NFL Shop’s Redskins "State Pride" license plate is...uhhh....wrong.


NFC NORTH:

Green Bay Packers (via Acme Packing Company)

Packers defensive results relied entirely on pass rush in 2016 - Acme Packing Company

No team in 2016 had a bigger disparity between their performance with and without pressure on the QB than Green Bay.

Detroit Lions (via Pride of Detroit)

Where the Lions 2017 roster stands: Will Detroit keep 3 quarterbacks? - Pride Of Detroit

A look at the Lions quarterback situation heading into training camp

Chicago Bears (via Windy City Gridiron)

The biggest risk the Bears will take in the 2017 season - Windy City Gridiron

A to-be-named sports writer recently bumbled his attempt to answer this question, so I take a crack at it.

Minnesota Vikings (via Daily Norseman)

Kombuchamania Ends With Floyd Getting One Day In Jail - Daily Norseman

Kind of a whole lot of hand wringing about nothing, in the end


NFC SOUTH:

New Orleans Saints (via Canal Street Chronicles)

Saints place Nick Fairley on Reserve/NFI List - Canal Street Chronicles

It appears that the Saints will be without Nick Fairley in 2017, as he’s been placed on the non-football illness list.

Atlanta Falcons (via The Falcoholic)

Arthur Blank says Devonta Freeman deal coming “soon” - The Falcoholic

One of Atlanta’s top weapons is apparently about to get paid.

Carolina Panthers (via Cat Scratch Reader)

Cam Newton Leads and Inspires with New Post-Surgery Hype Video - Cat Scratch Reader

The unquestioned leader of the offense is back, and his arm is fully intact and ready.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (via Bucs Nation)

Will Mike Evans be the best receiver in the NFL? - Bucs Nation

He’s already close to being that good.


NFC WEST:

San Francisco 49ers (via Niners Nation)

Jeff Garcia: ‘It’s a no-brainer’ that Terrell Owens belongs in the Hall of Fame - Niners Nation

The former 49ers quarterback had praise for his one-time receiver.

Arizona Cardinals (via Revenge of the Birds)

Arizona Cardinals biggest risk in 2017: One site says Carson Palmer - Revenge of the Birds

Is Palmer the biggest risk the Cardinals are taking in 2017?

Seattle Seahawks (via Field Gulls)

Inside the Film: How the Seahawks got C.J. Prosise the ball through the air - Field Gulls

The Seahawks sought to make Prosise more than a ground-based weapon; we go inside the film to see how they did it

Los Angeles Rams (via Turf Show Times)

B/R’s Miller: “Goff Will Have Better Year Than Wentz” - Turf Show Times

Bleacher Report’s Matt Miller is making a pretty bold prediction for the 2017 season.