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Tom Brady ruling to come Tuesday or Wednesday

The NFL, Tom Brady and the NFL Players Association failed Monday to reach a settlement concerning Brady's four-game suspension. However, a ruling is coming soon.

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Hottest NFL ticket is for final game of Tom Brady's suspension

Whether or not Tom Brady is with his New England Patriots in Dallas on Oct. 11, tickets to that game are poised to be the hottest of the upcoming NFL season.

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Courtroom sketch artist redraws Tom Brady

The courtroom sketch artist whose drawing of Tom Brady went viral has now redrawn the star NFL quarterback.

Starting QB role up for grabs in Buffalo

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EJ Manual bolsters position as Bills' No. 1 quarterback

EJ Manuel stated his case to be Buffalo's starting quarterback with a strong performance in the Bills' 43-19 victory over Pittsburgh in a preseason game Saturday in Orchard Park, N.Y.

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NFL arrest rate lower than for all men 20-39

Ray Rice. Adrian Peterson. Greg Hardy. Ray McDonald. All of them are current or former NFL players that generated numerous headlines for their run-ins with the law.

Go back further, and more names surface, like Michael Vick for dogfighting. The numero...

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Packers confirm WR Nelson is out for season

The Green Bay Packers confirmed Monday that No. 1 wide receiver Jordy Nelson will miss the season with an injured right knee.

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Free agent Michael Vick to visit Steelers

Michael Vick is scheduled to meet with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Tuesday with backup Bruce Gradkowski undergoing surgery for a dislocated finger on his left hand.

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Cris Carter to NFL rookies: Get a 'fall guy'

In an NFL orientation meeting meant to aid in decision-making, NFL rookies were told by Hall of Famer and ESPN on-air talent Cris Carter that they should have a "fall guy" in their crew in case they run into legal issues.

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Jordy Nelson initially diagnosed with torn ACL

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson left Sunday's preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers with a knee injury, and reported that the Packers' initial diagnosis is a torn ACL.

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NFL roundup: Bradford debuts in Eagles' win

Sam Bradford made his debut for the Philadelphia Eagles on Saturday night, leading a scoring drive in his only series against the Baltimore Ravens in a 40-17 preseason victory.

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