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5 Best Teams In NFL Heading Into 2014 Season

Let’s take a look at the five best teams in the NFL heading into the 2014 season.

08/29/2014

Pete Carroll, Doug Baldwin (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Seahawks Trying To Join A Rare Group To Repeat

Don’t be mistaken. The end goal, albeit unspoken, is to be the first team since the New England Patriots 10 years ago to become repeat champions. Why is Seattle more likely than others to accomplish the feat?

1090 The Fan–08/26/2014

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Focus On Illegal Contact Penalties Won’t Stop Winning Teams

NFL Vice President of officiating Dean Blandino said spotting and penalizing illegal contact will be a “point of emphasis” for officials in 2014.

1090 The Fan–08/19/2014

Cornerback Darrelle Revis #24 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers stretches for a 4th-quarter interception against the Miami Dolphins November 11, 2013 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. Tampa won 22 - 19. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Darrelle Revis Is The Key Component To New England’s New-Look Defense

It’s been a long-time since the New England Patriots had a shutdown cornerback on their roster, and they finally have one in former New York Jets star Darrelle Revis.

08/18/2014

Russell Wilson (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

NFL Dynasties Disappeared, But Could Seahawks Be One?

It’s been a decade since the New England Patriots won the 2003 and 2004 titles, the longest stretch without a repeat champion in nearly a half-century of Super Bowls.

1090 The Fan–08/08/2014

Patrick Peterson (Photo Credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

6 NFL Cornerbacks Who Think They’re The Best

NFL cornerbacks have more confidence than most athletes. These 6 NFL cornerbacks think they’re the best at their position.

07/31/2014

Richard Sherman (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Richard Sherman’s 4-Year Extension Will Make Him Highest-Paid CB

Cornerback Richard Sherman has signed a contract extension with the Seattle Seahawks that will officially make him the highest-paid CB in the NFL

1090 The Fan–05/07/2014

Pete Carroll (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Churchill: Seahawks Will Survive Three-Match

It’s a tough call in the NFC Championship Game between the Seahawks and 49ers, but there’s one factor that tips the scales.

1090 The Fan–01/19/2014

The Over/Under for Russell Wilson passing yards in 200. Can he get there? (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

1090 The Fan Picks Championship Props

Steve Sandmeyer and Jason A. Churchill pick the props for the NFC Championship Game.

1090 The Fan–01/18/2014

The Seattle Seahawks run on to the field during their game against the San Francisco 49ers at CenturyLink Field. ( credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

America’s Leading Sportscasters Predict AFC And NFC Championship Winners

In anticipation of the AFC and NFC Championship games this weekend, we’ve pulled together America’s leading sportscasters to make their predictions and picks for Patriots-Broncos and 49ers-Seahawks.

01/17/2014

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