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Niners' Cedric Thornton retires; team signs Chris Jones
The 49ers shuffled the interior of the defensive line Wednesday. The team announced defensive lineman Cedric Thornton is retiring and the signing of defensive tackle Chris Jones to a one-year deal.
Inconsistency on Chiefs' OL putting limitations on Alex Smith
The Kansas City Chiefs have been in a slide since starting the season 5-0. One of the biggest reasons for the recent losses? The poor play of their offensive line. Nick Shook explains.
Saints' offseason additions powering surging offense
This year's version of the New Orleans Saints are looking a whole lot like the one that won the Super Bowl in 2009. A big reason why? The offensive line's play, Nick Shook explains.
NFC East projected starters: Eli has weapons and line questions
Why is Eli Manning smiling? Because this offseason brought two new toys in Evan Engram and Brandon Marshall. But can the line protect him? Gregg Rosenthal eyes NFC East lineups.
Week 15 Cheat Sheet: Can Titans unseat Chiefs?
How will Marcus Mariota fare at frigid Arrowhead? Can Alex Smith and the Chiefs pull ahead in the AFC West? Here's what you need to know heading into Week 15.
Injuries: Bills' Sammy Watkins (foot) sits out practice
Bills receiver Sammy Watkins is expected to miss practice Wednesday as the team continues to ease him back to action after a foot injury. What other injury notes are we tracking?
What we learned: Cowboys extend winning streak to 11
Despite a strong defensive effort from the Vikings, the Cowboys extended their winning streak to 11 games in a 17-15 victory Thursday night. Chris Wesseling breaks down what we learned.
Training camp preview: Cowboys' offense must excel
Can a healthy Tony Romo and a rejuvenated offense make up for the Cowboys' considerable questions on defense? Conor Orr examines the key storylines to watch in Dallas' camp.
Cowboys third-round pick Maliek Collins breaks foot
Rookie defensive tackle Maliek Collins broke his right foot during organized team activities last week. When do the Cowboys expect him to be back?
NFC East projected starters: Team-by-team breakdown
With the NFL draft behind us, Around The NFL will project starting lineups with tasty position battle nuggets for all 32 teams. Gregg Rosenthal breaks down the NFC East.
Roster Reset: Who will rise in mediocre NFC East?
Darlings of national television stations, the NFC East produced some of the sloppiest games of 2015. Which team will win the division ranked at the bottom of Around The NFL's offseason power rankings.
Do Cowboys want to sign Patrick Robinson?
The Dallas Cowboys appear to be close to signing Patrick Robinson, but the former Chargers cornerback is set to visit with the Indianapolis Colts on Wednesday.
Free agency grades: NFC East
The New York Giants have made some bold moves on the free-agent market, but Chris Wesseling writes another NFC East team has played free agency to near perfection so far.
2016 free agency: Top 99 available players
Free agency is just around the corner, and there should be plenty of talent available on the market. Here's our rankings of the top 99 players ready to hit free agency.
Eagles may deny it, but Cards' O-line is secret weapon
The Cardinals' explosive offense is among the best in the NFL, and an underrated reason why is Arizona's incredible offensive line, even if the Eagles didn't think so.
St. Louis Rams headline top 10 defensive fronts
Aaron Donald and Robert Quinn headline a Rams defensive front that leads Chris Wesseling's Top 10 list this week. Find out where the Bills and Dolphins rank among the NFL's best front sevens.
Eagles, Mychal Kendricks reach four-year extension
The Eagles signed linebacker Mychal Kendricks to a four-year extension on Monday. What does that mean for the future of defensive leader DeMeco Ryans?
Fletcher Cox: Eagles have NFL's No. 1 front seven
Star defensive end Fletcher Cox believes the Eagles have the NFL's best front seven. NFL Media's Daniel Jeremiah polled seven league sources to find out their opinion on the subject.
Reading the Defense: Burnett rounding back to form
Morgan Burnett is looking like the player who was an IDP star a few seasons ago. Marcas Grant highlights that and more in a new Reading the Defense.
Chip Kelly: Alejandro Villanueva an intriguing prospect
Alejandro Villanueva is climbing an uphill battle to chase his dream of making an NFL roster. However, Eagles coach Chip Kelly praised the defensive end's work ethic, calling him an "intriguing prospect."