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2017 NFC North Standings

  1. Minnesota Vikings (13-3)
  2. Detroit Lions (9-7)
  3. Green Bay Packers (7-9)
  4. Chicago Bears (5-11)

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PODCAST: Ross Tucker Joins the NFL Talking Heads

The NFL Talking Heads are joined by Ross Tucker to talk the 2018 NFL Draft QBs and much more. Jeff and Seth also discuss their top 10 fantasy landing spots across all positions.

PODCAST: Pittsburgh Steelers Mock Draft

Host Parker Hurley brings in co-host Brian Harker to go through each others 7-round mocks. The two go round for round on who they think the Steelers should and will select, giving explanations for each pick.
Apr 9, 2018; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Nuggets forward Will Barton (5) guards Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard (0) in the fourth quarter at the Pepsi Center. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

NBA Playoff Series Preview: Trail Blazers vs Pelicans

The 3-6 matchup in the west looks to be one of the tightest and most entertaining in the NBA. Here, we have two teams that before the All-Star break were firmly in the thick of the Western Conference playoff race. The Blazers sat at 27-24 and the Pelicans sat 28-23. After the All-Star break, both of these teams proved that they were not like the rest in the West. Both teams went on big win streaks.
Nov 4, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; Washington Huskies wide receiver Dante Pettis (8) takes the ball back 64-yards for the NCAA record breaking punt return for touchdown against the Oregon Ducks during the second quarter at Husky Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jennifer Buchanan-USA TODAY Sports

Vikings Draft Prospect: WR Dante Pettis

Name: Dante Pettis Position: Wide Receiver School: Washington Height: 6'1" Weight: 192 Stats: Size Pettis is slight at just 192 pounds and lacks the physicality to play outside on a regular...

Matthews: “I wanted to go to a place where I could truly grow”

Jordan Matthews had his first session with the Patriots media after signing a one-year deal with the team last week. One of the reasons he signed with the team was that he wanted to grow as a player and a man.

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2018 Draft Selections

2018 NFL Draft
April 26th-28th

Round 1, Pick 31 (31st overall)

Round 2, Pick 9, 10, or 11

Round 2, Pick 31, (63rd overall)

Round 3, Pick 31 (95th overall)

Round 4, Pick 36 (136th overall)

Round 6, Pick 31 (205th overall)


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