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The NFL’s M*A*S*H Units
The NFL’s M*A*S*H Units
The league seems to be in the throes of an injury epidemic. Here’s how each team has been affected, ranked in order of who has been hit the hardest
By Andy Benoit
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Will Different Broncos Lead to Different Result?
Will Different Broncos Lead to Different Result?
It's no secret: Denver was thoroughly embarrassed in a 43-8 loss to Seattle in Super Bowl 48. After an offseason of retooling the roster, the Broncos will see if they measure up in a Week 3 rematch. Plus more notes from Week 2 film study
By Andy Benoit
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The Revolution Will be Impossible to Defend
The Revolution Will be Impossible to Defend
A healthy Percy Harvin makes the Seahawks’ offense virtually unstoppable ... plus, takeaways from Week 1 film study and what to watch for this weekend
By Andy Benoit
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Seahawks Preview: Advantage to the Champs
Seahawks Preview: Advantage to the Champs
Seattle returns the best defense in football and adds an explosive offensive piece to its Super Bowl-winning roster. There’s nothing to suggest the Seahawks won’t be lifting the Lombardi again come Februrary
By Andy Benoit
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Deep Conversations
Deep Conversations
This summer, Andrew Luck and four more of the NFL's smartest players, plus Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer, talked X's and O's with The MMQB's resident analyst
By Andy Benoit
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Broncos Preview: Even Better Than Before
Broncos Preview: Even Better Than Before
Trying to erase the memory of Super Bowl XLVIII, the Broncos gave Peyton Manning new toys for his prolific offense and they now feature a star-studded defense, too. Can Denver do what no team has done in 42 years?
By Andy Benoit
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49ers Preview: S.F. eyes 4th NFC title game in row
49ers Preview: S.F. eyes 4th NFC title game in row
Can a potentially more potent offense offset what might be a decline on defense? San Francisco will find out as Colin Kaepernick and company aim to keep pace with their Super Bowl champion, NFC West neighbors to the north
By Andy Benoit
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Patriots Preview: Playing to Their Strengths
Patriots Preview: Playing to Their Strengths
Bill Belichick's greatness comes from the fact that he builds his systems around the strengths and weaknesses of his roster. And his 2014 roster is Super Bowl-caliber
By Andy Benoit
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Panthers Preview: Declawed
Panthers Preview: Declawed
After a breakthrough 2013, the Panthers suffered through a miserable offseason. With so many key players gone, and so many holes left unfilled, it's shaping up to be a long season in Carolina
By Andy Benoit
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Saints Preview: Beating the ‘Blueprint’
Saints Preview: Beating the ‘Blueprint’
Some feel the Seahawks found the blueprint for shutting down the Saints' prolific offense. But Sean Payton's play designs, plus Drew Brees' talent and an improving defense, will have New Orleans back in the Super Bowl hunt
By Andy Benoit