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Chicago Bears ‘New Look’ defense needs ‘Old School’ results

The Chicago Bears spent their offseason giving their defense a makeover and hoping for better results. All Pro defensive end Julius Peppers was sent walking, defensive linemen Henry Melton, and Corey Wooten were also allowed to take their talents elsewhere. While the names are big, their impact on the 2013 Chicago Bears was anything but.

The Bears last season sported, perhaps, the worst defense in the franchise’s history.  We are not talking about the Jacksonville Jaguars’ history, or the Houston Texans’ history.…

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Can the NFL be a barometer of the economy?

The NFL is a money-making machine. In 2013 the NFL made a bit over nine billion. This is in comparison to Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway. The multi-billion dollar conglomerate with a large number of holdings made 19.5 billion dollars in 2013.

Berkshire Hathaway is the premiere example of American investing, the NFL is the top dog in terms of earnings among professional sports. Aside from a long economics lesson, explaining how Berkshire Hathaway made all that dough would be nearly impossible.…

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Jaguars top five possible 2014 NFL Draft selections

The Jacksonville Jaguars have been having a pretty good offseason so far. With the 2014 NFL Draft a few weeks away, there is no better time to start looking at who the top five could be on their draft big board.

The Jags have improved on defense with the additions of free agents Chris Clemmons, Red Bryant and Dakota Watson at DE, DT and LB respectively. On offense they took a big swing for the fence with the shot at C Alex Mack and although they missed on that shot, just the fact that they tried shows that this current regime is very serious about putting a contending team on the field.…

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