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Josh Gordon #12 of the Cleveland Browns warms up prior to the start of the preseason game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on August 9, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Browns 13-12 in a preseason game. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Keidel: Josh Gordon And NFL Policy

It seems we’ve jumped into the pool of relativism since we got wind of Josh Gordon’s season-long suspension for marijuana use. You have the indignant faction that can’t believe someone who smokes weed gets a year while Ray Rice skates with a two-game suspension

08/29/2014

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NFL Increasing Domestic Violence Bans

Acknowledging he “didn’t get it right” with a two-game suspension for Ravens running back Ray Rice, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced tougher penalties for players accused of domestic violence, including six weeks for a first offense and at least a year for a second.

08/28/2014

Running back Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens addresses a news conference with his wife Janay (not pictured) at the Ravens training center on May 23, 2014 in Owings Mills, Maryland. Rice spoke publicly for the first time since facing felony assault charges stemming from a February incident involving Janay at an Atlantic City casino. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Keidel: Rice Regrets, The World Forgets

No matter what Ray Rice said yesterday, it can’t change what he did or the near-universal perception that aristocrats get more chances than we do. But Rice made one refreshing statement: His wife could do no wrong.

08/01/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Make A Real Statement About Ray Rice

All you’re going to do about Ray Rice is be mad — and continue to spend money on the National Football League.

07/28/2014

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Female Sports Journalists Weigh In On Ray Rice Suspension

Bob Pompeani hosted a roundtable discussion about the Ray Rice suspension with Amy Lawrence of CBS Sports Radio and Andrea Hangst of The Bleacher Report.

93-7 The Fan–07/26/2014

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5 Places I’d Like To See The NFL Draft

The NFL just announced that the NFL Draft will not be held at Radio City Music Hall in New York City next year. Here is my list of places that I’d like to see the NFL Draft.

07/18/2014

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Keidel: Pro Football Meets Johnny Football

All eyes and iPhones were on Johnny Manziel, who squirmed in his seat for 21 picks before landing in the wasteland we call Cleveland. He forced a smile and his signature salutation, rubbing his thumb and forefinger, a metaphor for counting his cash.

05/09/2014

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 25: (L-R) Kathaleen O'Connor and Eric Mabe from Middletown, New York show support for the New York Giants during the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 25, 2013 in New York City.

Top 5 Goofiest NFL Draft Moments

Will anything weird happen at the NFL Draft? Probably. But until then, here are our five favorite goofy NFL Draft moments.

05/07/2014

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NFL Owners Set Some Rule Changes As Meetings Wrap Up In Florida

The NFL will place a heavy emphasis on enforcing its player conduct rules, something Rams coach Jeff Fisher calls “a front-of-the-book issue.”

03/26/2014

Running back Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ray Rice Another Crack In NFL Shield

Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.

02/21/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Keidel: NFL Mansions And Expansions

Forever high on hubris, the sport is pondering extra games, playoff teams, and new franchises, perhaps in London or Los Angeles. And it feels like all are in the name of profit, not principle.

02/07/2014

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CBS, NFL Announce Partnership For Thursday Night Football Broadcast

CBS is adding a package of Thursday night games to its already loaded NFL lineup next season.

02/05/2014

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Bovada Odds: Steelers Longshot To Win 2015 Super Bowl

With the 2014 NFL season in the books, the odds for the 2015 Super Bowl have already been released, and it’s not calling for a particularly impressive Steelers season.

93-7 The Fan–02/04/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Super Bowl Prop Bets I Would Like To See

The silly season is upon us.

93-7 The Fan–01/30/2014

PITTSBURGH, UNITED STATES: Cleveland Browns quaterback Vinny Testaverde (R) eludes the pass rush from the Pittsburgh Steelers Greg Lloyd, 18 December 1994, during the second half of their NFL game at Three River Stadium in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Steelers won the game 17-7 to improve their record to 12-3, winning the AFC Central Division. (Photo credit should read JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Steeler Greg Lloyd Has Strong Feelings About Today’s NFL And Players

Former Steeler Greg Lloyd finds a number of ways to keep himself busy these days from studying Tae Kwon Do in South Korea to playing golf with controversial former Major League Baseball relieve John Rocker, and he took time from all that to talk with Starkey, Miller and Mueller about his thoughts on the NFL today.

08/09/2013

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