3Q Interview

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'I Kind of Cried a Little Bit'

Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict on making the Pro Bowl, adjusting to a new coordinator and playing without Cincinnati’s key ingredient on D

'We're Trying to Change the Culture'

Titans outside linebacker Derrick Morgan on switching positions in a new scheme and trying to find the identity of a team without a playoff win in 11 years

‘I am a great pass rusher’

Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul on his ailing health the past two seasons, being doubted by everyone, and still believing in himself no matter what

Dressing With Purpose

Washington safety Ryan Clark on showing kindness to fans, his vast sock collection, and honoring a fallen friend every time he suits up for practice

Money Talks—and Walks

The Broncos’ new cornerback, Aqib Talib, on being tempted to stay in New England (sort of, kind of) and how the current CBA is finally paying off

A Colt Special

Indy GM Ryan Grigson on last weekend’s 20-point win at San Francisco, getting Trent Richardson up to speed and using scouts as foreign correspondents

Wayne's World

At 34, Reggie Wayne is only 1,518 yards away (or two mediocre seasons) from surpassing Marvin Harrison as the alltime receiving leader in Colts’ history. But he plans on catching passes from the fun-loving Andrew Luck much farther into the future

Alone in the Pack

Green Bay receiver Randall Cobb on settling a score with the 49ers, on being a reluctant hero back home in Tennessee, and his loner tendencies

Wake Up to This Sleeper

The Bills plan on starting undrafted rookie Jeff Tuel at quarterback in Week 1, but they're still NFL analyst Mike Mayock’s dark-horse team this season

A Year to Remember

The former Ravens coach and Fox analyst on the next evolution in football, whom he'd start a franchise with and Baltimore's championship-caliber defense

Bring on the New

Clay Matthews on preparing for the read-option and taking his first vacation ever

Fashion Forward Running Back

The Patriots’ Stevan Ridley on his trademark outfit, his old cowboy boots and having to conform to Bill Belichick's dress code

Denard of All Trades

Hold the slashes. Jaguars rookie QB/RB/WR/KR Denard Robinson is listed simply as an ‘offensive weapon.’ But will OW also stand for Otherworldly?

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