ATL: Preseason Week 2 Winners and Losers

Reassuring returns

Tony Romo and other veteran stars returning from injury headline our Week 2 preseason winners. Read

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  1. Training camp reporting dates and locations

    The road to Super Bowl XLIX begins at training camp. Find out the reporting dates and locations for all 32 teams -- like the defending Super Bowl-champion Seattle Seahawks. Read

  2. The Schein Nine

    Still got it: Veterans who will exceed expectations

    Nobody's talking up Minnesota Vikings QB Matt Cassel. Many question the remaining shelf life on New England Patriots DT Vince Wilfork. Adam Schein says those two -- and seven others -- will surprise. Read

  3. The Brandt Report

    Eleven training camp standouts

    As the preseason rolls on, Gil Brandt assesses training camp risers -- including Michael Floyd, who looks ready to surpass longtime star Larry Fitzgerald as the Arizona Cardinals' No. 1 receiver in 2014. Read

  4. Offensive Rookie of the Year race: Receivers rule

    In ranking his top five candidates for Offensive Rookie of the Year, Daniel Jeremiah can't help but highlight a bevy of talented receivers, including Brandin Cooks, Sammy Watkins and Mike Evans. Read

  5. Instant Debate

    Who will field 2014's most prolific offense?

    Will Drew Brees' New Orleans Saints displace the Denver Broncos atop the NFL's offensive pile? Or will a surprise contender -- like Tony Romo's Dallas Cowboys -- rise up? Let's debate! Read

  6. The Schein Nine

    Burning issues heading into dress rehearsal

    Is Brian Hoyer truly the man to lead these Cleveland Browns? Can the New York Giants show a semblance of offensive competence? Adam Schein studies pressing worries in Week 3 of the preseason. Read

  7. Instant Debate

    The most compelling division in football?

    There is no love lost in the highly competitive NFC West. (Just ask Michael Crabtree and Richard Sherman.) Heading into the 2014 season, is any division more intriguing? Some analysts think so. Read

  8. What now for Johnny Manziel?

    The Browns announced Wednesday that Brian Hoyer will start the regular season as Cleveland's starting quarterback. Marc Sessler discusses how soon we can expect to see Johnny Manziel in the lineup. Read

  9. Winners and losers from Preseason Week 2

    After reports of a lackluster training camp, Colts wide receiver Hakeem Nicks looked like his old, electric self. Who were the other big winners and losers from the second week of the preseason? Read

  10. Predicting the 2014 All-Pro Team

    Dez Bryant and Gerald McCoy both entered the NFL in the 2010 draft -- and now they both find themselves on Elliot Harrison's Preseason All-Pro Team. Who else makes the cut? Read

  11. Eight extra points missed in preseason action

    The NFL moved back the extra point kick in the preseason, resulting in eight misses in 33 games. Was the change radical enough to add that much more drama to what is the most boring play in football? Read

  12. Instant Debate

    Division title droughts: Who can end the pain?

    Calvin Johnson has never been an NFC North champion. In fact, the Detroit Lions haven't won a division title since 1993. Scanning the NFL, which epic dry spell is most likely to end in 2014? Let's debate! Read

  13. NFL stock watch: Progress, regress or status quo?

    Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears experienced an up-and-down 2013 season that fittingly ended at 8-8. What's the outlook on this fall? Adam Schein projects risers and sliders across the NFL. Read

  14. Playoff streak in doubt?

    With Aldon Smith suspended, the San Francisco 49ers are entering September minus a pair of All-Pros on defense. Does that put the team in danger of missing the postseason? Read

  15. Together We Make Football

    Last chance to submit your story

    Football isn't just a game. It's a huge part of our lives. Submit your story by the end of today telling us what football means to you and your community. Read

  16. The Brandt Report

    Six players ready to break out as rookie deals end

    Will Jake Locker finally prove himself to be the Tennessee Titans' answer at quarterback -- in the last year of his first NFL contract? Gil Brandt lists six guys poised to make good on their potential. Read

  17. Unofficial depth charts: Eight things to know

    With the release of unofficial depth charts, you know Week 1 is close. Maurice Jones-Drew over Darren McFadden in Oakland is one of the many surprises. Of course, take these with a grain of salt. Read

  18. Six things you need to know from Giants-Bills opener

    The New York Giants got a nice lift from their running game in their preseason opening win over the Buffalo Bills. Dan Hanzus tells you six things you need to know from the Hall of Fame Game. Read

  19. Hello, Vick: 26 takeaways from Thursday's games

    The preseason schedule began in earnest with six games Thursday. Michael Vick, Carlos Hyde and De'Anthony Thomas all impressed. Around The League recaps it all right here. Read

  20. Dez applauds Wilcox's aggression after fight

    Dez Bryant and safety J.J. Wilcox got into a scuffle during the Dallas Cowboys' Sunday intrasquad scrimmage. After the battle the receiver said he hopes the rest of the defense starts playing with that edge. Read

  21. 'Hard Knocks' recap, Episode 1: Falcons reboot

    The Atlanta Falcons need to chase complacency out of their building. In the premiere of HBO's "Hard Knocks" we get to see how the team intends to do that. We also see coach Mike Smith's sandals. Read

  22. Rap Sheet Rundown

    Training camp reflections: Growth potential

    Minnesota Vikings rookie Teddy Bridgewater is already turning heads, while Detroit Lions vet Matthew Stafford is looking to raise his game in 2014. Ian Rapoport provides dispatches from his camp tour. Read

  23. Training Camp Week 2 winners and losers

    James White is rising up the Patriots' running back ranks while Hakeem Nicks has yet to impress his new Colts coaches. Gregg Rosenthal details other winners and loser from Week 2. Read

  24. Nine takeaways from Saturday scrimmages

    Several NFL teams held intrasquad scrimmages on Saturday. Around The League offers nine takeaways from the competitions, like Brandin Cooks' continued ability to dazzle at Saints camp. Read

  25. Manning shows off dance moves at practice

    Peyton Manning dancing. We don't feel compelled to sell this any harder. If you click on this link, it will take you to a video that shows Peyton Manning dancing. God speed. Read

  26. The Schein Nine

    The hype machine: What are we to believe?

    Is Jay Cutler really an MVP candidate? Will a new offense bear a new Eli Manning? Hyperbole abounds in NFL training camps. Fortunately, Adam Schein is here to separate fact from fiction. Read

  27. Projected starters: Team-by-team breakdown

    Around The League predicts all 32 starting lineups, analyzing the impact of each free-agent and draft class. We finish in the AFC South, where No. 1 overall pick Jadeveon Clowney will reload the Texans' roster. Read

Inside training camp

Training camp is where it all starts and when teams begin forming the group of players that will take them through the 2014 season. As camps unfold and teams slowly dwindle down to their 53-man rosters, will have complete coverage for all 32 teams.

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