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Los Angeles Rams fire head coach Jeff Fisher

cheap jerseys The stadium is half-full three minutes before the scheduled kickoff, but cheers wail as if the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum were at capacity. The Rams expected 91,000 fans for their preseason opener against the Dallas Cowboys at the Coliseum. Official attendance stood at 89,140, breaking the NFL’s all-time record for largest U.S. preseason attendance. The Rams run out to a warm welcome — from the L.A. weather and from pillars spewing fire and popping fireworks at the edge of the tunnel. It is loud. Woo’s echo around the bowl of the stadium, but little clapping can be heard, as most of the fans hold phones to capture the Rams’ first steps onto a Los Angeles home field since 1994, and their first home game back in the Coliseum since 1979. Johnson struggled at times last season, allowing an 83.7 passer rating in coverage, which ranked 61st in the…

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Injuries: Cam Newton throws again during team drills

wholesale jerseys The 28-year-old cornerback signed a four-year $25.5 million contract in 2014. With no guaranteed money left on the deal, the Bucs will save the entire $6.5 million salary-cap hit in 2017. Verner was scheduled to count as the fifth-highest hit to the Bucs’ cap. The release makes fiscal and football sense after Verner lost out on a starting spot in the 2016 lineup to rising first-round rookie Vernon Hargreaves. After a dreadful 2015 campaign in which he was benched, Verner started three games last season and saw fewer than 25 snaps in 10 contests. He started just nine games the past two seasons. I’ve documented every “Hard Knocks” season for NFL.com since 2012, when Joe Philbin was wowing America with charisma that would leave a young Elvis Presley green with envy. Barring a nuclear fallout scenario, I’ll be back at it again with episode recaps starting in August….

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Oakland Raiders give Jack Del Rio new four-year deal

wholesale nfl jerseys The move was anticipated. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Saturday the Raiders would file their relocation paperwork within days. It is the first step in a relocation process that won’t become official until the Raiders receive 24 votes from NFL owners to formally make the move. The Raiders had until Feb. 15 to file relocation papers. NFL owners could vote on the team’s relocation proposal at the Annual League Meeting in March, per Rapoport. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has said “if the (Raiders) decide that they can’t make it work in Oakland and cheap jerseys and they decide that they want to file for relocation, then their window is from when they get eliminated from the playoffs to Feb. 15.” They will file before that window closes. There are still questions, including whether or not the Raiders do the deal for the $1.9 billion Las Vegas…