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Cutler at Crossroads, Again, with New Bears Staff: Can He Choose the Right Path?

There are many Jay Cutler stories, but this one, which happened when Cutler was in Denver, is one of the most Cutlerian of them all.<p>Stories seem to follow Cutler, and if the Bears are ever going to win with him, those narratives have to change. But can he change them?<p>The story, verified by a source …

Ronda Rousey's Blueprint for Perfection

Ronda Rousey has big plans.<p>After dismantling Brazilian challenger Bethe Correia at UFC 190 via a 34-second, one-punch, face-plant knockout Saturday in Rio de Janeiro, the UFC women's bantamweight champion has her eyes set on perfection.<p>Not just for the remainder of 2015, but for the rest of her …

Predicting Cincinnati Bengals' First Wave of Roster Cuts

There are no easy decisions in the NFL when it comes to summer roster cuts, but it's easy to think the Cincinnati Bengals have it more difficult than most.<p>So it goes when coach Marvin Lewis and his staff continue to excel in draft after draft. It's been an odd cut year for the Bengals already, with …

Predicting Washington Redskins' 1st Wave of Roster Cuts

A handful of days is all that is needed to show the Washington Redskins who they need and who they don't need at the depth charts' lower end at key positions. Decisions will already be in the works regarding the first wave of cuts, with five players in particular set to dread those decisions.<p>Among …

Predicting Miami Dolphins' First Wave of Roster Cuts

The first wave of roster cuts is not as easy as you think—not for the Miami Dolphins or any other team.<p>It may seem as easy as cutting the worst players on the roster, but the truth is there's a balancing act here. The Dolphins must retain enough players at specific positions to ensure that they …

Korey Stringer's Sacrifice and the Battle to Stop Football Heat Stroke Deaths

We can never forget Korey Stringer, who collapsed on a Minnesota practice field on a sweltering July afternoon in 2001, died of heat stroke early the next morning and reminded the world that football players are not indestructible.<p>Stringer died 14 years ago, a victim of oppressive heat and national …

Predicting Indianapolis Colts' First Wave of Roster Cuts

Over the next month, the Indianapolis Colts and its roster will go through a process of trial by fire.<p>Through training camp, preseason games and practices, the Colts have the responsibility to cut a 90-man roster to 53 men. It's a tall task, but one that the front office and coaching staff have …

2015 NFL Free Agents: Rumors and Predictions for Notable Veterans

NFL training camps have officially opened for the 2015 season, which makes the start of free agency in March seem like a lifetime ago.<p>However, now is the perfect time for the NFL rumor mill to get cranking again. As teams take stock of their talent, note existing holes and drop and add players …