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NFL Notebook: Broncos release RB Anderson

NFL Notebook: Broncos release RB Anderson

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April 16 The 27-year-old Anderson played just two seasons of the four-year, $18 million contract he signed in 2016. The Broncos will save $4.5 million on the salary cap by dismissing Anderson. FULL STORY

Brugler: 7-round mock NFL Draft

Brugler: 7-round mock NFL Draft

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April 12 Putting together a seven-round mock draft is an interesting exercise, attempting to match not only teams with positions of need and players who fit philosophically, but also tracking team visits, FULL STORY

NFL announces preseason schedule; 8 TV games

NFL announces preseason schedule; 8 TV games

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April 11 The NFL released its 2018 preseason schedule, a 65-game slate that opens with the traditional Hall of Fame Game at Canton, Ohio, and includes eight nationally-televised games. FULL STORY

RGIII agrees to one-year deal with Ravens

RGIII agrees to one-year deal with Ravens

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April 04 Quarterback Robert Griffin III agreed to a one-year deal with the Baltimore Ravens, the team announced Wednesday. FULL STORY

Teams unanimously approve simplified catch rule

Teams unanimously approve simplified catch rule

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March 27 The new rule says that a ball is deemed a reception when the player has control of the ball, two feet down (or another body part), and makes a football move. A football move is defined as either a third step, reaching/extending FULL STORY

NFL to decide: A catch or not a catch

NFL to decide: A catch or not a catch

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March 25 OK, so NFL rules aren't quite the same as Hamlet's soliloquy, but for several seasons, the conundrum of a catch or not a catch has arguably been the most frustrating on-field controversy that has gripped the league on a weekly basis. FULL STORY

NFL Notes: League proposes new rules for catch

NFL Notes: League proposes new rules for catch

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March 21 NFL Senior Vice President of Officiating Al Riveron announced Wednesday that the Competition Committee will recommend new language to determine whether a catch is made. FULL STORY

Ravens sign free agent WR Crabtree

Ravens sign free agent WR Crabtree

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March 16 The Baltimore Ravens signed wide receiver Michael Crabtree to a three-year contract on Friday, the team announced. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. FULL STORY

Ravens give OL Hurst 4-year contract

Ravens give OL Hurst 4-year contract

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March 12 The Baltimore Ravens signed offensive lineman James Hurst to a four-year contract, general manager/executive vice president Ozzie Newsome announced Monday. FULL STORY

Salary cap, franchise tags set for 2018

Salary cap, franchise tags set for 2018

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March 06 Eight days away from the start of the league year, the NFL has revealed the salary cap for 2018 along with the franchise and transition tags. FULL STORY