The Falcons can’t seem to catch a break. Atlanta right tackle Ryan Schraeder tore a ligament in his right ankle during the team’s 34-28 overtime loss to the Patriots, ESPN.com reported Monday. The silver lining is Schraeder isn’t expected to need surgery, but will need to rest his ankle. He will undergo further testing Tuesday.…

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New 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan will not hire an offensive coordinator, and plans to call his own plays next season, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. Shanahan, who coordinated the NFL’s highest-scoring offense last season, has lots of experience leading offenses: He had OC stints with the Texans (2008-2009), Redskins (2010-2013), Browns (2014) and Falcons…

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Tom Brady mounted one of the best comebacks in pro football history but doesn’t feel like his Super Bowl 51 performance was his best ever. In a chat with MMQB’s Peter King, the Patriots quarterback explained why his performance wasn’t the best ever. Rapoport’s report came after an anonymous scout offered his take on Mixon.…

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The Cowboys offense will be a force to reckoned with for years to come with last season’s rookie sensations Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott carrying the load. But it’s the defense that owner Jerry Jones wants to shore up to get Dallas back to the Super Bowl for the first time since 1996. Jones recently…

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Most mock drafts have the Browns picking Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett with the first overall pick and then following up with Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson with the No. 12 selection in April’s NFL Draft. “I think I rate up there in the top 10 for sure,” Clement told Omnisport this week before he…

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Even if the Seahawks don’t sign Kaepernick, the workout will still be noteworthy since the former 49ers quarterback hasn’t drawn much interest from anyone else this offseason. Raised in London after arriving from the Netherlands at age 10, Obada signed as a free agent for the Dallas Cowboys in 2015 after playing only five games…

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Rockies right-hander Chad Bettis got another positive report Wednesday, some three months after he was diagnosed with testicular cancer and underwent surgery. Blood work that included a tumor-marker test showed that he remains cancer-free, The Denver Post reported. “When you meet the doctor, you’re kind of hanging on by a thread trying to figure out…

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