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Video: The Hit That Ended My Career
Video: The Hit That Ended My Career
Former Jaguars linebacker Russell Allen and his wife, Ali, talk about the incident that caused his stroke
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When the Game Goes Dark
When the Game Goes Dark
Jaguars linebacker Russell Allen thought he had his bell rung against the Bills in Week 15 last season. He played through the injury and double vision, but two days later found out he’d suffered a stroke on the field. A dead spot in his brain means he’ll never play football again
By Robert Klemko
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They Complete Us
They Complete Us
Football movies may not always get the action right, but the best offer a realistic glimpse into a fascinating world—or let us live out a fantasy. These are The MMQB staff’s favorites. Yours? Let us know in the comments section
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How the Salary Cap Got Caught Up in a Love Story
How the NFL Salary Cap Got Caught Up in a Love Story
Jennifer Garner sought out Megan Rogers—the Browns’ money manager—to prepare for her role in Draft Day. But her on-screen relationship with the leading man has left some women sports executives unable to suspend disbelief
By Emily Kaplan
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Time for an NFL Sweet 16
Time for an NFL Sweet 16
Playoff expansion is inevitable, so let’s do it right: Eliminate the first-week byes, go to eight teams from each conference and let the Madness commence. Like the NCAAs, that will provide the best test and the truest champion
By Greg A. Bedard
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Pete Carroll’s Master Plan
Pete Carroll’s Master Plan
Winning back-to-back championships is a monumental task. Lucky for the Seahawks, their coach has been there before
By Robert Klemko
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R.I.P. Ralph Wilson
R.I.P. Ralph Wilson
He was the most important person in the history of sports in Buffalo and a leader in the NFL becoming what it is today. But more than that, Bills owner Ralph Wilson was a world-class human being and he will be missed
By Peter King
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The Bengals Are Crazy for Thinking Andy Dalton Is Their QB of the Future
The Bengals Are Crazy for Thinking Andy Dalton Is Their QB of the Future
Coach Marvin Lewis wants to lock him down with a new contract. But Cincinnati would be wise to wait and see
By Greg A. Bedard
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Preparing for Sam, and Beyond
Preparing for Sam, and Beyond
The NFL’s power brokers are hearing a strong message about respect at the owners meetings as the league prepares a new initiative regarding sexual orientation
By Robert Klemko
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Week in Review: Peter King’s Twitter Mailbag
Week in Review: Peter King’s Twitter Mailbag
Addressing the hottest NFL topics: How the league will handle Richie Incognito, responding to Jim Irsay criticism, what the Texans should do with the first overall pick, and why Marvin Lewis is still the Bengals’ coach
By Peter King