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Trubisky on fire as Bears smash Bucs

Mitch Trubisky silenced his doubters with a stunning six touchdown performance in the Chicago Bears surprising 48-10 rout of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday. The Bears dominated both sides of the ball and their position on top of the NFC North is perhaps not as temporary as most felt it would be. Dave Usher reports…

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Bears rally in Arizona to lead NFC North

The Bears are top of the NFC North. How mad is that? Who’d have believed we’d be here after that shameful fourth quarter collapse at Lambeau Field a couple of weeks ago? It has as much to do with some surprising – you might even call them freak – results elsewhere as it does anything that Chicago have done, but the Bears are in first place…

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3 and Out – Redskins Make Them Eat Cheese

After a soul searching week in D.C. following the loss to the Colts, the Redskins hit back in style with a 31-17 win against Aaron Rodgers & company. Christian Burt hails a victory over Green Bay and goes Skin Deep and 3 and out

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Bears back on track, thanks to Mack

It was closer than it should have been, but the Bears are off and running. Having blown a big lead at Green Bay a week earlier, things were getting a little edgy when Russell Wilson hit Tyler Locket in the back corner of the end zone to get Seattle within one score, but this time the defense stepped up and closed out the game…

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3 and out: Agony for Raiders, but Carr back on track

The Oakland Raiders were on the brink of a morale boosting win at the rival Denver Broncos, but despite leading for almost the entire game there was late heartbreak for Jon Gruden’s team. Robert O’Reardon reports…

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3 and Out: Rams Overcome Raiders in Monday Night Showdown

The Los Angeles Rams won their season opener 33-13 at the Oakland Raiders on Monday Night Football in the final game of week one. Our Rams correspondent Tom Green gives his take on the week one match up…

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3 and out – Gruden Ram-Raidered on NFL return

Jon Gruden’s return to coaching did not start as he would have hoped, as his Oakland Raiders came up short against the LA Rams. Our resident Raider, Robert O’Reardon, reports on a lacklustre showing from the silver and black…

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3 and out – Redskins run over Arizona

Washington hit the ground running with aplomb and a victory in Arizona. Our Redskins blogger Christian Burt goes 3 and out on this satisfying opening day win vs the Cardinals

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Same Story, Different Author: Bears Blow It

The year may change, the coaches may change, the players may change. Yet some things stay the same, such as the Bears finding ways to lose from winning positions and making Aaron Rodgers look like Superman. Dave Usher reports on a tough opening loss for Chicago…

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Washington Redskins Season Preview 2018

The Washington Redskins will go into the new season with legitimate hopes of making the play-offs. Our regular Skins writer Christian Burt goes Skin Deep once again in his preview of the Redskins chances in 2018.

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