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  1. NFL community mourns passing of Buddy Ryan

    Legendary former NFL coach Buddy Ryan passed away Tuesday morning after a lengthy battle with cancer. The NFL community offered its condolences via social media. Read

  2. Films Encore: The 46 defense

    Find out why Buddy Ryan's 46 defense is considered one of the greatest of all-time on "America's Game: The 1985 Chicago Bears." For more, check out The NFL Films Blog. Watch
  3. Video - Remembering Buddy Ryan

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  4. The Brandt Report

    Building the perfect wide receiver

    How hard would it be to stop Gil Brandt's perfect receiver? Imagine a pass catcher who can haul it in like Odell Beckham, hit the gas like DeSean Jackson and bowl you over like Dez Bryant ... Read

  5. CFB 24/7: Path to the Draft

    Football community reacts to death of Pat Summitt

    Members of the NFL and college football community took to social media on Tuesday to mourn the loss of legendary former Tennessee Lady Vols basketball coach Pat Summitt. Read

  6. System guy or star? My take on 10 notable players

    Is it the talent or the system? That's the question evaluators ask themselves when it comes to particular players. Bucky Brooks judges Josh Norman, Clay Matthews, DeAndre Hopkins and more. Read

  7. Training camp preview: Steelers

    The Pittsburgh Steelers are positioned to be a Super Bowl contender as long as Ben Roethlisberger and Le'Veon Bell remain healthy. Conor Orr breaks down what to expect from Steelers training camp. Read

  8. NFL Sidelines

    The unique, immersive world of Strat-O-Matic

    Before Madden and fantasy football took hold, where did gridiron obsessives turn for true-to-life strategic action? Marc Sessler explores the history and lasting appeal of Strat-O-Matic football. Read

  9. Buddy was such an integral part of the Chicago Bears and the '85 Bears, it was unbelievable. There's no way we win anything without that defense.

    Mike Ditka

    - Mike Ditka, crediting the late Buddy Ryan for his crucial part in the Super Bowl win of the 1985 Bears.

  10. Keenan Allen among players to love in fantasy

    Michael Fabiano delivers his Summer Lovin' list of players that he'll be targeting in every one of his fantasy drafts this summer. Chargers WR Keenan Allen is one of them. Check out the entire list here! Read

  11. CFB 24/7: Path to the Draft

    First Look: Scouting FSU RB Dalvin Cook

    Daniel Jeremiah continues his series of scouting reports for CFB's best players. Next up: Dalvin Cook, who reminds Jeremiah of an NFL RB who once ran for 2,000 yards in a single season. Read

  12. Instant Debate

    Who's the best cornerback in the NFL today?

    The cornerback hierarchy is always a subject of great debate -- among fans and the players themselves. Who reigns supreme today? Richard Sherman, Patrick Peterson or Darrelle Revis? Someone else? Read

  13. Training camp gear

    Training camp gear

    With training camp approaching quickly, get your favorite team's camp gear and receive free shipping now when you order online from NFL Shop. Shop

  14. CFB 24/7: Path to the Draft

    Top edge defenders to watch

    Lance Zierlein's series on the top players to watch in college football continues with edge defenders. Is the next Von Miller waiting in the wings at Texas A&M? Read

  15. Players Debate

    Who will lead the NFL in rushing?

    Adrian Peterson posted a league-high 1,485 rushing yards in 2015. Will he pace the league once again in the coming season? Could Todd Gurley or Ezekiel Elliott knock him from the throne? Read

  16. CFB 24/7: Path to the Draft

    Tebow helps airline passengers during emergency

    Former Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow offered support to airline passengers during a medical emergency on a Sunday flight, according to accounts posted on social media. Read

  17. Top four NFL receiver groups

    Jamison Crowder claims the Redskins have the best receiver group in the NFL. Is he right? Gregg Rosenthal settles the debate by ranking the league's top four receiving corps. Read

  18. Fantasy is back: Sign up now

    It's time to get ready for the 2016 fantasy season to begin. Start your own league, renew an existing one or join an NFL-managed group. Sign up now for free to get in on the action! Read

  19. Top 10 non-quarterbacks

    J.J. Watt and Rob Gronkowski are the NFL's most valuable non-quarterbacks, writes Chris Wesseling. Where does Super Bowl 50 MVP Von Miller rank? Read

  20. 16 bold fantasy football predictions for 2016

    It's the time of year when predictions for the upcoming fantasy season are being dished out left and right. Adam Rank delivers his list of 16 bold fantasy predictions, so buckle up and take a leap of faith! Read

  21. My dream NFL coaching staff

    Bill Belichick might be a no-brainer to head a dream NFL coaching staff. But who runs the offense? Who will construct the defense? Bucky Brooks assembles an all-star collection of coaching talent. Read

  22. Training camp preview: Bengals

    Conor Orr is breaking down all 32 teams across the league, and previews what to expect come training camp in July. Will the Cincinnati Bengals rebound from key offseason losses? Read

  23. The Schein Nine

    Follow the King: Likeliest team to end Super drought?

    Cleveland's 52-year drought is over! LeBron James led the Cavs to their first title. Could Larry Fitzgerald or Adrian Peterson follow suit? Adam Schein ranks teams vying for that first Super Bowl win. Read

  24. NFL Summer Reading List

    Looking for a great football read this summer? Our resident bibliophile Chris Wesseling gives us his 10 football books to put on your summer reading list. Read

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