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ASHBURN, VA - JANUARY 06: Mike Shanahan (C) shakes hands with Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder (L) as General Manager Bruce Allen (R) looks on before Shanahan was announced as the new head coach of the Washington Redskins on January 6, 2010 in Ashburn, Virginia. Shanahan replaces former head coach Jim Zorn who was released January 4 following a 4-12 season. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Snyder Won’t Interfere, Bears/Eagles Flexed, Chris Johnson Gone?

The playoffs are heating up and there are teams fighting for not only spots, but also positioning in both the NFC and AFC. Aside from that, there are a number of teams dealing with personnel that may not even be around next season.

12/11/2013

KANSAS CITY, MO - NOVEMBER 24: Wide receiver Seyi Ajirotutu #16 of the San Diego Chargers catches a 26-yard touchdown pass against safety Kendrick Lewis #23 of the Kansas City Chiefs during the second half on November 24, 2013 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. San Diego won 41-38. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: A Sunday Full Of Shocking Losses

Teams are competing for playoff positioning now, as a number of them believe they’ve already got a clear-cut path to the postseason. It always appears though, that it is the teams that have next to nothing to lose that are playing at their best as the season begins to round a corner toward the end.

11/26/2013

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 17: Matt Forte #22 of the Chicago Bears after scoring a touchdown against the Baltimore Ravens during the fourth quarter on November 17, 2013 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Chicago Bears defeated the Baltimore Ravens 23-20 in overtime. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Saint Hurt Badly, Geno Smith Benched, Soldier Field Evacuated

There were a number of big headlines from Sunday’s action, and sometimes they need to be broken down to make sense of everything. Some of those headlines include gruesome injuries, a rookie finding the pine, and a storm delaying a game for almost two hours.

11/18/2013

BALTIMORE, MD - SEPTEMBER 22: Safety Ed Reed #20 of the Houston Texans waves to the crowd while leaving the field following the Texans 30-9 loss to the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on September 22, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Saints Healing, Ravens Don’t Want Reed, Sam Hurd Sentenced

The NFL is full of ups and downs, and it is sometimes quite amazing how quickly a player can go from one to the other. It’s a league where tomorrow is never promised and you’re not in the driver’s seat just because you played professional football.

11/15/2013

SEATTLE, WA - SEPTEMBER 25: Guard John Moffitt #74 of the Seattle Seahawks looks on during the game against the Arizona Cardinals at CenturyLink Field on September 25, 2011 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Broncos Guard Retires, Saint Out For Year, Suh Wants Cutler

How could someone just up and walk away from the game of professional football for good? Well, when you’re not happy and don’t want to risk your health whatsoever, then it is a decision that is made without much hesitation at all.

11/08/2013

LANDOVER, MD - SEPTEMBER 22: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions breaks a tackle by Brandon Meriweather #31 of the Washington Redskins and scores a touchdown in the fourth quarter at FedExField on September 22, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. Detroit won the game 27-20. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Danger And Threats Filling Up The League

NFL football is always looked at as a violent sport, and it is due to the hard-hitting, big-time smacks, and all around tackling. One big problem is when some coaches and/or players take it a bit too far and start getting too serious.

10/30/2013

ARLINGTON, TX - OCTOBER 06: Tony Romo #9 of the Dallas Cowboys is sacked by Shaun Phillips #90 of the Denver Broncos at AT&T Stadium on October 6, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Top 3 Games From Week 5 Of The 2013 NFL Season

Week five of the 2013 NFL season proved a lot, and it came along with some of the best games of the season. There were three that stood out though, and all involved undefeated teams at the start of Sunday, but not by the end of the day.

10/07/2013

CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 15: Martellus Bennett #83 of the Chicago Bears catches the game winning touchdown as Chris Cook #20 of the Minnesota Vikings tries to defend him on September 15, 2013 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Chicago Bears defeated the Minnesota Vikings 31-30. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Week Two’s Close Games And Blowouts Remind Us Why We Love The NFL So Much

The NFL is always trying to be balanced and have teams that can compete with one another. Well, that was so close to the truth and so far away from it, all in the same weekend.

09/20/2013

NORTH ATTLEBORO, MA - AUGUST 22: Aaron Hernandez sits in the courtroom of the Attleboro District Court during his hearing on August 22, 2013 in North Attleboro, Massachusetts. Former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez has been indicted on a first-degree murder charge for the death of Odin Lloyd. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Hernandez Partied With Victims, Urlacher Says Bears Faked Injuries

Even though the start of the 2013 NFL season is supposed to be about good times, excitement and thrills; there is still a lot of controversy at the base of everything. That includes spilling a lot of secrets and being in the wrong places at the wrong times.

09/06/2013

JACKSONVILLE, FL - SEPTEMBER 12: D.J. Williams #55 of the Denver Broncos attempts to tackle Maurice Jones-Drew #32 of the Jacksonville Jaguars during the NFL season opener game at EverBank Field on September 12, 2010 in Jacksonville, Florida.

D.J. Williams To Get First Opportunity To Replace Brian Urlacher For The Chicago Bears

The Chicago Bears signed D.J. Williams to replace Brian Urlacher at middle linebacker this season. Williams, a nine-year veteran, has been a highly productive player since being taken in the first round of the 2004 draft.

08/08/2013

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