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Jaguars back at work with AFC title game loss still stinging

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Blake Bortles got a stark reminder Tuesday of how Jacksonville’s season ended three months ago. Bortles was in the quarterbacks meeting room when offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett flashed a picture of the Gillette Stadium scoreboard from Jan. 21, 2018. Jaguars 20, Patriots 17, with a little more than 5 minutes to play in the AFC championship game. ...

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Dolphins sign journeyman TE Gavin Escobar

MIAMI (AP) — Tight end Gavin Escobar has signed with the Miami Dolphins, his fifth team in a six-year NFL career. Escobar has played in 64 games, with seven starts, and has 30 career receptions. He played in two games last year for Baltimore, and has also spent time with Dallas, Kansas City and the Cleveland Browns, who cut him ...

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Pass rusher David Irving returns to Cowboys on $2.9M deal

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Defensive end David Irving is returning to the Dallas Cowboys after signing a $2.9 million, one-year offer as a restricted free agent. The Cowboys could have matched any offer for Irving after giving him a second-round tender. Irving reported for the start of offseason workouts Monday and signed the contract. Irving was suspended the first four ...

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Vikings sign LB Eric Kendricks to contract extension

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Vikings can cross another core player off their to-do list for contract extensions. Linebacker Eric Kendricks became the latest recipient of a new multi-year deal, when he re-upped with the club on Monday. After being drafted in the second round out of UCLA in 2015, Kendricks has led the Vikings in total tackles in each of ...

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‘Like the first day of school’: Rams, Chargers kick off OTAs

It’s the middle of April. AKA … FOOTBALL SEASON! Rams, Chargers release 2018 preseason schedules The NFL opened its offseason training program on Monday, with the Rams and Chargers both hosting their first organized team activity (or OTA) of the 2018 season. Needless to say, the players & coaches were fired up and eager to get to work. RAMS The ...

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49ers: Foster to miss offseason program for legal issues

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster won’t participate in the offseason program while he tends to legal matters related to his domestic violence charges. The 49ers said in a joint statement Sunday from owner Jed York, coach Mike Shanahan and general manager John Lynch that Foster’s future with the team will be ”determined by the information ...

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