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ELLIOTT: Death, Taxes and the NFLPA

Cowboys’ running back Ezekiel Elliott was suspended for the first six games of the NFL season at the start of this month. What’s happened next has a depressing familiarity to it.

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NFL MOCK DRAFT 2017

We said that we’d never do a Mock Draft. But then we realised that, like a gridiron Withnail, we’d done one by accident. So here it is.

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DRAFT PREVIEW: Pick 72 – New England Patriots

The Patriots are without a pick in either of the first two rounds, but they still have needs to fill in this year’s Draft.

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DRAFT PREVIEW: Pick 48 – Minnesota Vikings

The trade for Sam Bradford at the start of the 2016 season cost the Vikings their first round pick this year. What can they do with their second round option?

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DRAFT PREVIEW: Pick 37 – Los Angeles Rams

The Rams’ trades last April have left them without a pick in the first round, but they pick high in the second one. What will their options be?

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DRAFT PREVIEW: Pick 31 – Atlanta Falcons

The Falcons were so nearly NFL champions in 2016. Which players will they choose to take them that one vital step further?

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DRAFT PREVIEW: Pick 30 – Pittsburgh Steelers

The Steelers finished as AFC runners-up in 2016, but lost some key players in free agency. How will they fill the gaps in this Draft?

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DRAFT PREVIEW: Pick 29 – Green Bay Packers

The Packers have become used to building a team based around low Draft picks. How will they do in 2017?

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DRAFT PREVIEW: Pick 28 – Dallas Cowboys

For the first time in a generation the Cowboys enter a Draft without Tony Romo as their starting quarterback. How will they approach it?

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DRAFT PREVIEW: Pick 27 – Kansas City Chiefs

The Chiefs will be using this draft to bring in wholesale reinforcements for what is otherwise a very settled squad. How will they go about that?

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