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NFL teams are using the combine to judge more than an athlete's ability

...as football people, we were qualified to judge whether a person was psychologically prepared to play in the National Football League," said Bill Polian, the former NFL executive who will be inducted into the Hall of Fame this year. "We left...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-02-23/nfl-teams-are-using-combine-j
Ex-Panthers GM Marty Hurney wonders if Patriots have culture of cheating

...a culture. Is there a culture of cheating at probably what most people look at as the best franchise in the National Football League?" SEAHAWKS: All-Pro safety Earl Thomas returned to limited duty in practice while cornerback Richard Sherman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-01-23/ex-panthers-gm-marty-hurney-w
Make the right call

...There are much weightier matters on the world's plate today.But make no mistake: This is a big deal. The National Football League is big business; as footballs go, so go billions of dollars. Especially at Super Bowl time.Even more important...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-23/make-right-call
When it comes to competing for contracts, being gay is a growing asset for business owners

...that Luna also is a lesbian entrepreneur hasn't hurt either.Federal agencies, organizations such as the National Football League and more than one-third of Fortune 500 companies are now trying to expand their vendor pools by explicitly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-02/when-it-comes-competing-co
Stop attacks on women

An assault by a National Football League player on his girlfriend (now his wife) was recorded by an elevator surveillance camera and later shown on the celebrity gossip...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-20/stop-attacks-women
Unacceptable acceptance

...Ravens knew it. Yet the team owner, general manager and head coach all defended Rice throughout the ordeal.The National Football League knew it. Yet Commissioner Roger Goodell meted out a light punishment and insisted Rice wouldn't fall under...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-11/unacceptable-acceptan
The price of fame

...means who ? despite the suspension ? is a virtual lock to earn millions as a high-round draft pick in the National Football League as early as 2015. The Heisman Trophy contender is simply that good.Todd Gurley is a valuable commodity because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-13/price-fame
Carl Sanders is only Georgia letterman elected governor

...old Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium. One day, a very important visitor - Pete Rozelle, commissioner of the National Football League - showed up at his office. The old American Football League, rival of the NFL, had begun making inroads toward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-20/carl-sanders-only-georgia-let
Falcons' Buchanan wins player of week

SUWANEE, Ga. -- The Atlanta Falcons captured yet another National Football League honor Wednesday when cornerback Ray Buchanan was named National Football Conference Player of the Week for his performance in last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/20/pro_245267.shtml
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Falcons notebook: Buchanan reflects on his prep experience

...Falcon Ray Buchanan participated in a chat on the National Football League's Web site dealing with high school sports...EXTRA POINTS: Atlanta is still 29th in the National Football League in rushing with a 74 yards per game average...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/05/pro_272830.shtml
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