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DENVER, CO - DECEMBER 8: Quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos warms up on the field before taking on the Tennessee Titans at Sports Authority Field on December 8, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Super Bowl Tailgate Trouble, RG3 Could Sit Season, Manning Tells Critics To Shove It

This past weekend in the NFL was one that brought about a lot of injuries, some players getting a little frazzled and offended, and the league imposing a rule that may upset a lot of fans.

12/10/2013

LANDOVER, MD - NOVEMBER 25: Pierre Garcon #88 of the Washington Redskins catches a pass and is tackled by Tramaine Brock #26 of the San Francisco 49ers in the second quarter during an NFL game at FedExField on November 25, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Refs Wrong Again, 49er Tackled Rough, John Fox Returns

The NFL has seen its share of bad calls in the past, but they are bound to happen because no-one is perfect and people make mistakes. 2013 appears to be the year of a lot more referee mistake than usual though and another big gaffe happened on Sunday.

12/04/2013

LANDOVER, MD - NOVEMBER 25: Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins scrambles with the ball in the fourth quarter during an NFL game against the San Francisco 49ers at FedExField on November 25, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: London Scheduled, Seahawks Make Moves, RG3 Defends Dad

The NFL is looking to make its global following much bigger than it already is, but they’ve got to have some things straightened out before people will accept it. That includes having some incredibly strange happenings going on around the different teams.

11/29/2013

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 06: Tramaine Brock #26 of the San Francisco 49ers intercepts a pass by Matt Schaub #8 of the Houston Texans in the first quarter during their game at Candlestick Park on October 6, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Ref Suspended, Undrafted 49er Signs Big Deal, Season-Ending Injuries In St. Louis

The NFL is full of common news bits such as injuries and signings, but there are also the weird tales that make it even more intriguing. Who would have thought that someone could make so much money and never get drafted? And who would have thought a referee would be banned for trash talking?

11/25/2013

SAN DIEGO, CA - SEPTEMBER 09: Ed Reed of the Houston Texans looks on against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on September 9, 2013 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Ed Reed Blames Phillips For Waiver, Moss Wants RG3 To Take Responsibility, Bush Vows Never To Fumble

There is a lot of blame going around the NFL lately and fingers are being pointed in just about every direction imaginable. One player though is taking matters into his own hands and promising to do something that could take him to another level.

11/22/2013

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - OCTOBER 06: Erik Walden #93 of the Indianapolis Colts enters the arena before a game agains the Seattle Seahawks at Lucas Oil Stadium on October 6, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Jonathan Moore/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: 49er Fuming, Colt To Be Banned, Redskin Cursed Out By Ump

There is a lot of anger going around in the NFL lately, and some of it is quite justified. Some of it, on the other hand, is just incredibly strange and uncalled for.

11/20/2013

SAN DIEGO, CA - SEPTEMBER 09: Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak looks on from the sideline against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on September 9, 2013 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Head Coach Health Issues, Locker Room Bullies, A Murder Conviction

All news about NFL isn’t always about football, and doesn’t always have to do with the action that takes place on the field. A couple of coaches dealt with some scares over the weekend. A teammate made another feel like an outsider. And a murder from years ago finally gets a conviction.

11/06/2013

Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins is tackled by Thomas Keiser #90 of the San Diego Chargers in the third quarter during an NFL game at FedExField on November 3, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Young Has 3 Touchdowns, Redskins Top Chargers 30-24 In OT

Young scored three times Sunday, including a 4-yard run in overtime that gave the Washington Redskins a 30-24 win over the San Diego Chargers.

11/03/2013

DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 27: Quarterback Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins waits for the snap from Will Montgomery #63 during a game against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field Field at Mile High on October 27, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Rested Chargers Try To Keep Win Streak Alive Against RG3’s Redskins

Trying to extend their win streak to a season-high, three games, the San Diego Chargers travel to the nation’s capital, hoping to avoid a letdown against Robert Griffin III and the struggling Washington Redskins.

11/01/2013

LANDOVER, MD - SEPTEMBER 22: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions breaks a tackle by Brandon Meriweather #31 of the Washington Redskins and scores a touchdown in the fourth quarter at FedExField on September 22, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. Detroit won the game 27-20. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Redskins’ Brandon Meriweather Returns From Suspension To Face Chargers

Chargers tight end Antonio Gates said he can understand Brandon Meriweather’s frustration after being suspended for multiple helmet-first hits against defenseless receivers.

10/30/2013

LANDOVER, MD - SEPTEMBER 22: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions breaks a tackle by Brandon Meriweather #31 of the Washington Redskins and scores a touchdown in the fourth quarter at FedExField on September 22, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. Detroit won the game 27-20. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Danger And Threats Filling Up The League

NFL football is always looked at as a violent sport, and it is due to the hard-hitting, big-time smacks, and all around tackling. One big problem is when some coaches and/or players take it a bit too far and start getting too serious.

10/30/2013

SAN DIEGO, CA - SEPTEMBER 29: Quarterback Philip Rivers #17 of the San Diego Chargers looks on against the Dallas Cowboys at Qualcomm Stadium on September 29, 2013 in San Diego, California.

San Diego Chargers: Keys To Going 4-0 In November

Following a week off to heal some injuries and rework some strategies on offense and defense, the San Diego Chargers returned to the practice field on Monday looking to pick up where they left off before their bye week.

10/30/2013

ENVER, CO - OCTOBER 27: Quarterback Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins rolls out of the pocket during a game against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field Field at Mile High on October 27, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Chargers Hope To Stay Hot With Redskins, RGIII As Next Challenge

After having a chance to mend some injuries and refocus on their long-term objectives, the San Diego Chargers come off of their bye week this Sunday when they travel to Maryland to meet the Washington Redskins.

10/29/2013

BALTIMORE, MD - SEPTEMBER 15: Quarterback Jason Campbell #17 of the Cleveland Browns throws a second half pass against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on September 15, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Browns Change QBs, Redskins Ban Shortened, Cowboys Could Go To London

The Cleveland Browns may finally realize that it is time to cut ties as Brandon Weeden is not the answer. Brandon Meriweather appealed to the masses and semi-won. The Dallas Cowboys may end up traveling to London to take on the hapless Jacksonville Jaguars. You never really know what will happen in the NFL day to day.

10/25/2013

Ray Halbritter, a senior leader of the Oneida Indian Nation in New York state, speaks at a symposium in Washington, DC October 7, 2013 in favor of changing the name of the US capital's beloved American football team, the Redskins. (credit: Robert MacPherson/AFP/Getty Images)

Keidel: Fail To The Redskins

When I first heard the cacophonous call for Daniel Snyder to change the name of his football team, I cringed. It felt like the sport we worshiped since childhood was under siege, crushed by the tide of groupthink.

10/18/2013

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