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Pro Football Focus thinks Seahawks QB Russell Wilson is underrated
Pro Football Focus hosts named Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson as the most underrated quarterback in the league.

Four explosive Seahawks plays for your 4th of July
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Celebrating the Fourth with the Seahawks best fourth-round picks ever
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Seahawk Maven Podcast Episode #48 (7-4-19) -
Host Corbin Smith examines possible blockbuster trades for Seattle, breaks down competition at running back, and more!

NFL's Malik McDowell Turned Pale During Stolen Car Probe, Cops Say
Cops say Malik McDowell was "breathing very heavily."

Johnathan Joseph making early impact in London -
Four months ahead of facing the Jacksonville Jaguars inside Wembley Stadium, Houston Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph has already gotten the jump on making an impact in London.

Eddie Jackson aiming to 'top everything' '85 Bears did -
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Giants' Eli Manning: I'm not rushing into retirement -
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Titans WR Taywan Taylor striving to be 'best I can be' -
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NFL teams, players join in celebrating 4th of July -
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Ryan Kerrigan flexing on way to Redskins sack record -
Redskins linebacker Ryan Kerrigan has 84.5 career sacks with Washington and is closing in on Dexter Manley's team record of 91, celebrating each sack like Shawn Michaels in the process.

Jets, TE Chris Herndon feeling 'a different energy' -
Following an excellent rookie season, Chris Herndon is finding confidence under the new Adam Gase regime as he learns the offense and looks for continued success.

Jeffery Simmons progresses to running in ACL rehab – ProFootballTalk
Titans rookie Jeffery Simmons said in June that he was not "rushing anything" in his rehab from a torn ACL, but he's making progress without trying to push things farther than necessary.

Bills were excited to add “impact” returner in Andre Roberts – ProFootballTalk
The kickoff may be going out of fashion, but the Bills were eager to add return man Andre Roberts this offseason. If nothing else, it was just to keep him from hurting them again. "He kicked our butts here," Bills quarterback Josh Allen said, via Vic Carucci of the Buffalo News.

Jamison Crowder gives the Jets’ offense an interesting wrinkle – ProFootballTalk
It's countdown season (as we know), and Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News is counting down the top 20 players on the Jets' roster for 2019. At No. 11 is a newcomer: Receiver Jamison Crowder.

Ka’imi Fairbairn hopes to land long-term deal with Texans – ProFootballTalk
Ka'imi Fairbairn took over the kicking job in Houston ahead of the 2017 season and he is hopeful that he'll continue in the role for years to come. Fairbairn was a restricted free agent this offseason and signed the $3.095 million tender proffered by the team early in the offseason.

New Tottenham stadium in London built to be “like an NFL stadium” – ProFootballTalk
So far, every NFL game in London has been played in a stadium that was built for soccer or rugby, with American football fitting in as a square peg in a round hole. This year, that will change.