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A rookie could be the heir to Vikings' throne of royal return men

MINNEAPOLIS -- It's been nearly a decade since the Minnesota Vikings had to worry about whether they'd start drives in prime field position.

taking back five kicks for touchdowns from 2009-12. Then,First, it was Percy Harvin establishing himself as one of the most dynamic return men in the league, it was Cordarrelle Patterson leading the league in return average during three of his four years in Minnesota, earning two All-Pro honors and scoring five kick return TDs of his own.

they've enjoyed premium field position after kickoffs more often than almost any team in the league. According to ESPN Stats and Information, third, sixth, the last time the Vikings didn't rank in the top 10 in average field position after a kick return was 2008. Since then, they've been first, seventh, third,Since the Vikings drafted Harvin in 2009,Authentic Joe Haden Jersey , first, first and second during their eight years of Harvin and Patterson.

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a fifth-round pick from South Florida, averaging 29.1 yards a return and scoring a touchdown as a junior. Stacy Coley, returned 46 kicks in college,Ezekiel Elliott Jersey, whom the Vikings picked in the seventh round out of Miami,Rodney Adams, averaged 24.3 yards on 47 career returns for the Hurricanes, scoring once in 2014.

with 40-yard dash times under 4.45 seconds. Both will likely get chances to take the job. And both would be counted on to continue a legacy of high-performance returners.,Both have the speed for the job

have excellent speed, linear kid,"Both of them are very explosive athletes," general manager Rick Spielman said on Saturday. "Adams, whatever we have to do to find those returns. We think both have explosive play-making ability as kickoff returners.", is kind of a slot receiver, you watch him on tape, and he’s making big plays all the time. They’re running jet sweeps and for a tall, he gets hit, 2015,Joe Haden Jersey, and he’ll bounce right back up. But, we watch all their returns,Authentic Emmitt Smith Jersey, and we even went back if they didn’t return this year we got back to 2014

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Houston Texans OTAs Update: Deshaun Watson Continues to Work and D'Onta Foreman Hits the Field

Quick hitters from the Houston Texans work day during the second week of Phase III of OTAs.

The Texans gave some key veterans time off from work today. J.J. Watt, Johnathan Joseph, Chris Clark and Brian Cushing (shoulder surgery) all took in practice from the side while wearing team-issue gear. Duane Brown was a no-show once again and Keith Mumphery was not in attendance at practice after news coming out regarding an incident at Michigan State in 2015 that has him banned from campus until late 2018. The Texans were still gathering information on the incident that hit newswire early this morning.

Rookie running back D'Onta Foreman hit the field for the first time all spring and was instantly plugged into the offense to get him used to the scheme. Foreman has been working to get back on the field since rookie mini-camp and missed that three-day period plus the first week of OTAs,
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, as he was working to get into NFL shape. Bill O’Brien mentioned Foreman’s conditioning levels at the start of OTAs and the Texans will take no chances with players who are not ready to hit the field. It was clear Foreman was trying to get his footing early and became more comfortable as the practice went on. He showed some of his one cut ability and is able to getting into the second level with a quickness when he has space.

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, making the catch in between two defenders. Miller is looking confident getting in and out of his routes. Last season he was able to win one on ones with pure athleticism. Now he is winning with refined route running. It is clear Miller has worked on his craft over the off-season.

The offense looked much better with Tom Savage running the show. If anything,Authentic Marcus Williams Jersey , Savage looks more comfortable with his role as the starting quarterback. That alone has settled him down compared to last week and he was able to throw some nice strikes to receivers. He hit Hopkins early in the day with a quick throw for a touchdown in red-zone work, and he has done a good job of getting the ball out on time.

EARLY in the process,There continues to be a learning curve for Deshaun Watson regarding how he is acclimating to the game, that he is overmatched. There is plenty of time for him to continue to work on his game and continue to learn the system. Watson had a few good throws and then some really bad ones today,Authentic Deatrich Wise Jr.Jersey,Authentic Marshon Lattimore Jersey,Authentic Ryan Ramczyk Jersey , and just NFL life in general. It is easy to see,Ryan Ramczyk Jersey,Marcus Williams Jersey, the offense,Authentic Alvin Kamara Jersey, but when he does make the good throws,Alvin Kamara Jersey, it is pretty clear that he has the attributes necessary to succeed in the NFL. Getting him slowed down and confident in his ability to work within the system will be a process. One thing Watson is doing plenty of is asking questions to coaches and his fellow quarterbacks after reps on the field. He works late after practice with receivers and centers trying to iron out his game which is a plus for any player at this level.

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“I said,Authentic John Johnson Jersey, ‘I feel comfortable anywhere you put me at.’ It’s one of those situations with me as a player that I … found that
I needed to play different positions for me to be the best player I can be,” Guy said Wednesday at Gillette Stadium. “Coming
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but I’ll try it.”

The Patriots should be just fine at cornerback.

I’ll do what I gotta do to make a play,” Guy said. “It doesn’t matter if I’m at nose (tackle),“You put me on the field,
(five-technique defensive end),(three-technique defensive tackle), (six-technique defensive end) or (seven-technique defensive
end). I’ve seen it and played it all, so I’m just happy to go out there and play and make plays.”

The Patriots have more certainty at defensive tackle than they do at defensive end at this point in the offseason. Defensive
tackles Alan Branch and Malcom Brown are multi-year starters, and Vincent Valentine showed flashes as a rookie in 2016. Only
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so if they put me at a position they need me to work at, I’ll go out there and do it,
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you’re not really helping the team. If you can do multiple things,you help the team out. If you can only do one thing, you
can help the team a lot.”

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Bobby Hart has taken over at his spot, even though many think the Giants signed Fluker as a free agent in the offseason to play
there. For now, 339-pounder has been the backup right guard during organized team activities., the 6-foot-5

"I have a lot to prove, more than just being a player," Fluker said Friday after the
, just to prove to the team that let me go

Giants wrapped up their second week of OTAs. "So I got a chip on my shoulder, and I'm very hungry right now. I'm motivated
every single day."

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has struggled at left tackle in his first two seasons. There will probably be an open competition at both tackle
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"We did the attendance song and dance last week, so let's skip that this week," coach Ben McAdoo said.

similar to what Beckham has colored his
,Punter Brad Wing made up for Beckham's absence by dying his hair a shade of blond

hair. The two were LSU teammates.

Wing told a team spokesman that he did not want to comment about the look after the workout.

tight end Rhett Ellison and cornerback Eli Apple were limited by minor aches.,Receiver Brandon Marshall

the first-round draft pick last year,NOTES: Apple, has changed his diet, cut out junk food and put on 10 pounds. Surprisingly,
the cornerback is faster. At least that's what he says the tracking machines attached to his body are recording. ... TE Matt
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the back of the end zone for touchdowns. He is also working out more to overcame weakness on his right side that led to
hamstring and knee injuries. ... Free agent WR Kevin Norwood left the field with what looked like an injury to his left foot.

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Another member of the Jacksonville Jaguars rookie class is under contract. When Cam Robinson inked his first NFL contract on Wednesday, it meant the team’s potential starting left tackle won’t have to worry about negotiating a deal while learning the pro game.

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Robinson participated in the Jaguars’ rookie minicamp in mid-May and is now in his second week working with the team during organized team activities.

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Jacksonville Jaguars former head coach Gus Bradley had a similar dilemma last season when Luke Joeckel and Kelvin Beachum were competing for the left tackle spot. Beachum won and Joeckel was kicked inside to play guard.

Robinson was taken in the second round out of Alabama.

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Packers rookie defensive back Josh Jones probably couldn’t have asked for a better mentor than veteran Morgan Burnett.

A second-round pick back in 2010, Burnett has developed into a pillar of stability and reliability for the Packers secondary – and he’s recently added the kind of versatility that should help Jones make the difficult transition from college to the NFL.

Early on at OTAs,Authentic Rees Odhiambo Jersey, Jones has worked at safety and linebacker within the same role that Burnett helped create for the Packers defense last season.

“The nice thing there, who has done the same type of thing, you gotta guy like Morgan Burnett,” defensive coordinator Dom Capers said on Thursday. “Morgan is a good mentor for Josh.”

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Learning two positions as a first-year player can’t be easy, but Burnett’s experience and leadership have been huge for Jones early on.

“He knows the defense. He’s a really good mentor, in terms of helping him with things, when you got Josh Jones,” Capers said. “He’s the consummate team guy.”

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Perry said Jones’ head is still “spinning” from all the information thrown his way early on this offseason. The Packers are putting a lot on the rookie’s plate, but Perry is confident Jones can handle it.

“His work ethic has been outstanding, just from the things we’ve asked him to do up to this point. When you’re a good player, you figure it out. He’s still learning,” Perry said. “You can tell he has a good football IQ, but we like what he’s done up to this point.”

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Josh Dobbs will be backing up both Landry Jones and Ben Roethlisberger in 2017.

That's according to Bob Labriola of Steelers.com, who wrote on Tuesday that Jones will remain the Steelers' primary backup quarterback this season. Many thought Dobbs -- Pittsburgh's fourth round pick in this year's draft -- would get a chance to compete with Jones for the team's No.2 position on the depth chart.

and Josh Dobbs will be No. 3," Labrioola wrote. "Maybe that’s not what you want to hear,"There is no battle. Landry Jones will be the backup quarterback, but it’s the truth."

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Elston withstood several late charges from Woodworth for his flag-to-flag victory.

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who has played 45 of 48 games in the last three seasons,But Murray, has been through this before. Having suffereda similar injury and rehab on his
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” Murray said. “I’ve dealt with this rehab,“My rookie year I had the same injury on the other foot, I’ve dealt with this surgery. I think that’s
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he’s attempting a return in half the time. In 2013,This time around, Murray underwent arthroscopic surgery on his ankle in August and was placed on
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