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OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 14: Derek Carr #4 of the Oakland Raiders drops back to pass against the St. Louis Rams at O.co Coliseum on August 14, 2015 in Oakland, California. (Credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Raiders Impress In Preseason Opener Against Rams

Derek Carr might already have a new favorite receiver.

08/14/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: August 10th-August 14th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

08/14/2015

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 30: Brandon Scherff of the Iowa Hawkeyes holds up a jersey after being chosen #5 overall by the Washington Redskins during the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on April 30, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Rookie Spotlight: Brandon Scherff Will Add Size And Strength To Redskins O-line

The Washington Redskins needed a lot of help on offense last year, and it showed in their play, performance, and record. One of the things missing greatly was quarterback protection, and that’s where rookie Brandon Scherff comes in.

08/14/2015

SAN DIEGO, CA - AUGUST 13:   Jimmy Wilson #27 of the San Diego Chargers reacts to his defense of a pass in the endzone to Gavin Escobar #89 of the Dallas Cowboys at Qualcomm Stadium on August 13, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Chargers Beat Cowboys, 17-7, In Preseason Opener

Danny Woodhead scored on an 8-yard run in his first game since September and the San Diego Chargers, whose owner has angered fans by exploring a move to Los Angeles, beat the Dallas Cowboys 17-7 on Thursday night in an exhibition opener.

08/13/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 22:  Andrew Luck #12 of the Indianapolis Colts celebrates after scoring in the fourth quarter against the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park on September 22, 2013 in San Francisco, California.  (Credit: Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Top 5 NFL Super Bowl Contenders for 2015-2016

As the NFL season approaches, we analyze the five teams that have the best chances to take home Super Bowl 50.

08/12/2015

San Diego officials will recommend Thursday that a new stadium for the Chargers be constructed at the site of their current home, Qualcomm Stadium in Mission Valley, seen above, rather than downtown.  (credit: Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Chargers Slam San Diego’s Latest Stadium Proposal

The city and county’s updated plans for a new $1.1 billion stadium were immediately trashed by the Chargers, making it look increasingly doubtful the long-running, contentious issue can be solved by City Hall’s Sept. 11 deadline to have a deal in place to qualify for a January vote.

08/10/2015

CANTON, OH - AUGUST 8: Mick Tingelhoff poses with his bust along with several of his former teammates during the NFL Hall of Fame induction ceremony at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium on August 8, 2015 in Canton, Ohio. (Credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

NFL Officially Inducts 8 Into Hall Of Fame

The humbled men in gold jackets were unmistakable.

08/08/2015

OAKLAND, CA  - SEPTEMBER 28:  Wide receiver Tim Brown #81 of the Oakland Raiders points the crowd during a game against the San Diego Chargers on September 28, 2003 at Network Associates Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Raiders defeated the Chargers 34-31 in overtime. (Credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Tim Brown, Junior Seau Enshrined In NFL Hall Of Fame

Tim Brown kept doing the math as the years ticked by and the phone call from the Pro Football Hall of Fame never came. So did Charles Haley.

08/07/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: August 3rd-August 7th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

08/07/2015

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 22: Defensive lineman Arik Armstead of Oregon competes during the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 22, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Rookie Spotlight: Arik Armstead Will Seriously Upgrade The San Francisco 49ers Defense

Arik Armstead may not have had some of the best stats throughout his college career, but he has the skill-set and talents needed to be an NFL star. The San Francisco 49ers found their defensive line anchor and he’s going to fit into their new scheme perfectly.

08/07/2015

DENVER, CO - AUGUST 23:  Linebacker Jadeveon Clowney #90 of the Houston Texans stands on the sideline before a preseason game against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on August 23, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.  (Credit: Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Top 5 Breakout NFL Players To Watch In 2015-2016

We compiled a list of the top five NFL players who are primed to breakout this upcoming season, and soon blossom into superstars.

08/06/2015

HONOLULU, HI - JANUARY 26: Captain Jerry Rice of Team Rice watches warmups before the 2014 Pro Bowl against the Team Sanders at Aloha Stadium on January 26, 2014 in Honolulu, Hawaii  (Credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Rice, Irvin Set To Captain NFL’s 2016 Pro Bowl

Michael Irvin and Jerry Rice will be the two coaches of this year’s Pro Bowl teams, and the fantasy draft style of selecting the teams will remain, as there will not be an AFC or NFC team.

08/05/2015

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 30: Todd Gurley of the Georgia Bulldogs holds up a jersey after being picked #10 overall by the St. Louis Rams during the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on April 30, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Rookie Spotlight: Todd Gurley Joins A Storied History Of St. Louis Rams Running Backs

The St. Louis Rams have a long history of great running backs, and now they’re simply adding one more. Rookie Todd Gurley looks like he will fit right in, and the Rams hope his arrival brings an immediate impact to the offense.

08/04/2015

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Ready To Play: How Dontae Johnson Gears Up For The NFL Season

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Dontae Johnson gives a first-hand account of what it takes for him to get “Ready To Play” in the NFL.

08/03/2015

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 21: Wide receiver Amari Cooper of Alabama makes a reception during the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 21, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Rookie Spotlight: Amari Cooper Looks To Bring Life To Oakland Raiders Passing Game

The Oakland Raiders have long seen futility in many aspects of the NFL, but they’ve quietly and slowly built a good team to change that. The draft selection of wide receiver Amari Cooper looks to not only add production, but excitement to an offense that has long been lacking.

08/01/2015

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