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OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 10: Rolando McClain #55 of the Oakland Raiders reacts after he tackled Curtis Brinkley #36 of the San Diego Chargers during their season opener at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on September 10, 2012 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Anger Plays A Big Role In This League

The NFL is filled with every type of emotion imaginable, but sometimes, there are those emotions that just take over and get to the forefront. At times, anger can take over an NFL player and it can just get to be too much for someone to take.

11/01/2013

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

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 13: A fan screams during one of the attempts for the Guinness World Record of loudest stadium as the Kansas City Chiefs take on the Oakland Raiders in the third quarter October 13, 2013 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Kyle Rivas/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Eagles Starting QB, Bills To Look At Flynn, Arrowhead Breaks Noise Mark

Lots of changes need to be made for some teams in the NFL, and it all will depend on what is best for the immediate future. Two teams are looking at quarterback situations that could very well help their seasons while one team is doing so well that they are breaking noise records.

10/15/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - OCTOBER 08: Quarterback Matt Schaub #8 of the Houston Texans throws a pass against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on October 8, 2012 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Texans won 23-17. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: 49er Changing Name, Matt Flynn Demoted, Texan Fans Burning Schaub Jerseys

Talk about your strange happenings in the NFL – and you’ve got this week. One 49er is legally changing his name due to a fine. An Oakland Raider just dropped down two pegs. And the Houston Texans are pleading with fans to stop burning their jerseys.

10/04/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - AUGUST 24: Geno Smith #7 of the New York Jets passes against the New York Giants during their pre season game at MetLife Stadium on August 24, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Raiders Game Pushed Back, Pats Lose Wilfork, Rex Ryan Supports Geno Smith

Major League Baseball is getting into the postseason and that means some NFL games are going to suffer the consequences. Speaking of consequences, the New England Patriots are dealing with a big one while Jets QB Geno Smith may suffer none.

10/02/2013

FOXBORO, MA - SEPTEMBER 22: Josh Freeman #5 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers reacts after throwing an incomplete pass in the second half against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on September 22, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Around the NFL: Pryor’s Concussion Probed, Bucs Bench Josh Freeman, RGIII Spots Improvement On Horizon

There is a lot of change going on in the NFL already, and some teams truly need it. The Redskins are sitting at 0-3 but RG3 feels change is coming. The Buccaneers are changing quarterbacks. Oakland may have to do the same, thanks to a concussion and an investigation.

09/27/2013

NEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 16: Matt Flynn #15 of the Oakland Raiders is sacked by Will Smith #91 of the New Orleans Saints during a preseason game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on August 16, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Matt Flynn Hopes His NFL Travels End In Oakland

Fans of the Oakland Raiders know the phrase “quarterback competition” almost more than any other in the English language. That is no different for the 2013 season, but Matt Flynn hopes that the competition ends his well-traveled career and ends with him.

08/27/2013

NEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 17: Fans hold up signs with the face of suspended Head Coach Sean Payton of the New Orleans Saints during the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on August 17, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Around the NFL: Sean Payton Walking To New Orleans, Pryor Gets First NFL Start

How is it that the more interesting news in the final week of the season is coming from not a single team that has any chance of being in the playoffs?

12/29/2012

PITTSBURGH, PA - NOVEMBER 18 : Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers looks on during warmups prior to the game against the Baltimore Ravens on November 18, 2012 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (c

Around the NFL: Big Ben Out, Ray Lewis Coming Back, Tebow Possibly Deactivated, McClain Banned

Lots of news is happening around the NFL and that includes with teams headed for the playoffs and those headed toward the first pick of he 2013 draft.

12/01/2012

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Big Hits Brought Deserving Punishment In NFL’s Third Week

Roger Goodell may have seen his power and ego bruised earlier this season in the bounty scandal, but he still does have the health of the NFL’s players always in his sights.

09/27/2012

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