• NFL Draft 2017: Which player do mock drafts project each team to pick?
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    NFL Draft 2017: Which player do mock drafts project each team to pick?

    Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images Rounding up and compiling mock drafts to predict the 2017 NFL Draft. Now that the 2016 NFL season is over, all eyes turn to the 2017 offseason. The big event is the NFL draft, scheduled for April 27-29

  • Steelers planning for life after Roethlisberger
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    Steelers planning for life after Roethlisberger

    No one is taking seriously the retirement musings of Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. The team nevertheless realizes that he’s much closer to the end of his career than the beginning, and they’re beginning to plan accordingly. “I think we’ve been in that mindset for the last several years, that’s what this business tells us to be in,” coach Mike Tomlin told NFL Network in an interview that will be televised on Wednesday. “We better start sharpening our sword in terms of evaluation of quarterbacks and what’s available to us or potentially available to us, that’s just due diligence. So yes, we have.” It makes plenty of sense for the Steelers to be looking for their next quarterback, even

  • The Browns' best player makes it clear why Cleveland didn't want Colin Kaepernick
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    The Browns' best player makes it clear why Cleveland didn't want Colin Kaepernick

    The Browns have needed a good quarterback for … oh, just since they returned to Cleveland in 1999. They settled for Brock Osweiler this offseason in a stunning trade, and maybe he will be the answer for them that he wasn’t for the Texans. In the process, though, the Browns made pretty clear that they weren’t interested in Colin Kaepernick, the 29-year-old who led the 49ers to the Super Bowl all of four years ago and has put up better numbers than Osweiler almost across the board. Why did they resist the free agent? Let Joe Thomas, the Browns’ 10-year Pro Bowl left tackle and team captain, explain: Now, Thomas’ point ignores two important truths: Kaepernick has been very good as a starter in the