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Stephen A.: NFL can't afford Brady-less Super Bowl.

Stephen A. Smith explains why the league "desperately" needs Tom Brady in the Super Bowl.

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Belichick tight-lipped about Brady.

Patriots head coach Bill Belichick isn't giving up much information on QB Tom Brady's status for Sunday's game against the Jaguars.

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Can Jags topple Brady and the Patriots?

Jacksonville aims to use their strong defense to upset New England in the AFC Championship Game.

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Top defenses clash in NFC Championship.

Points will be at a premium in what should be a very physical game between the Eagles and Vikings at Lincoln Financial Field.

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2018 NFL Draft

April 26-28

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Why Kiper ranks Allen ahead of Darnold.

Mel Kiper explains that Josh Allen finished the season stronger than Sam Darnold and Josh Rosen, which propelled him to be his projected top pick.

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Top 50 potential free agents

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  • Ranking the top 50 potential NFL free agents in 2018

    Kirk Cousins could be the rare high-level QB to hit the open market. Le'Veon Bell has said he's prepared to sit if he's hit with the franchise tag again. Jimmy Graham could be due for a change of scenery. Here are the best players with expiring contracts.

Good, bad free-agent signings

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  • The best and worst NFL free-agent signings of 2017

    The Vikings signed a backup quarterback in an under-the-radar deal last March. Now that QB has them one game from the Super Bowl. Here are the deals that exceeded, met or fell short of expectations -- good and bad.

Bold predictions for 2018

Todd McShay's mock draft

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  • Todd McShay's 2018 NFL Mock Draft 1.0

    How does Sam Darnold look in a Browns uniform? With two picks in the top six, this is Cleveland's chance to have a dream draft -- or miss out again. The 2018 NFL draft is loaded with talent. Here is Todd McShay's first mock.