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July
4th

Happy fourth

Hey, everyone. Just a quick note to say happy fourth of July. I hope you have a safe and enjoyable holiday weekend. We’ll be back at it here on the blog in the coming days.

July
2nd

NFL.com has faint praise for Russell Wilson

Where Russell Wilson ranks among other quarterbacks remains a debated topic. / AP photo
Where Russell Wilson ranks among other quarterbacks remains a debated topic. / AP photo

Generally, we try to avoid hypothetical lists around here. But, comments around Russell Wilson’s position on the NFL Network’s top 100 countdown caught our attention.

The NFL Network is filling airtime by counting down the top 100 players in the league, as voted on by players. Wilson is one of five quarterbacks who will be part of the yet-to-be revealed top 20 players. Richard Sherman, Earl Thomas and Marshawn Lynch will also be in that final top 20 overall.

The quarterbacks already on the list are Cam Newton (24), Andrew Luck (30), Ben Roethlisberger (31), Philip Rivers (34), Joe Flacco (58), Nick Foles (70), Tony Romo (71), Colin Kaepernick (81) and Matthew Stafford (100).
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June
30th

Lynch: ‘I think the biggest buildup now is preparing for next season’

Davis Lynch
Marshawn Lynch and Eric Davis laugh it up.

The Marshawn Lynch Offseason Media Tour continues with an appearance on the Fox Sports 1 show “Back of the Shop.” It’s kind of a roundtable show set in a barbershop. Lynch will be on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. Here’s how to find the channel.

From the press release:

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June
30th

Healthy and lighter, Jesse Williams hopes to make an impact

Defensive tackle Jesse Williams lost weight in an attempt to help alleviate knee problems. / AP photo
Defensive tackle Jesse Williams lost weight in an attempt to help alleviate knee problems. / AP photo

Climbing up Jesse Williams’ right calf is his most recent tattoo.

He’s a large man — 6-foot-3 and about 312 pounds after losing about 20 — largely covered by tattoos.

This six-week-old tattoo is of a letter his grandmother sent him, saying how proud she was of her Australian-born grandson.

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