Tony Gonzalez became the first tight end in history to catch 100 passes in a single season when he caught 102 for the Kansas City Chiefs in 2004. Witten became the second when he set the position record with 110 receptions in 2012.

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Matt Ryan was the NFL’s MVP in 2016 after passing for 4,944 yards and 38 touchdowns with only seven interceptions. He completed 69.9 percent of his passes and led the league with an average of 9.3 yards per attempt.

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September will mark the third consecutive year the Texans have opened the season with a new starting quarterback. It was Brian Hoyer in 2015, Brock Osweiler in 2016 and this season rookie DeShaun Watson appears likely to get the call.

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Barber played 16 seasons with the Bucs, starting more games (232) than all but two defensive backs in NFL history (Hall of Famer Darrell Green and Charles Woodson) and more games at cornerback (216) than only all but one corner (Green).

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The best quarterback who played in the HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) was Eldridge Dickey, say Art Shell and James Harris.

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The advice that Grambling’s Eddie Robinson gave James Harris that helped Harris break down racial barriers at quarterback in the NFL.

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Former offensive tackle George Kunz describes what made playing with quarterback Bert Jones so special when the two were teamed on the Baltimore Colts.

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You need to keep tabs on the players injured in the training camp and also any players who have been suspended. You don’t want to be the guy the other players mock, “He has no clue.”

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Talk of Fame network went back to Canton for Hall of Fame induction weekend. While there, they visited the new HBCU exhibit and then spoke with two of the greatest players to come into the NFL from HBCU schools.

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Tom Brady’s wife said he has suffered with concussions. He says it’s nobody’s business but his own. The NFL doesn’t quite see it that way.

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Six of the NFL’s eight division champions in 2015 failed to return to the playoffs the following season, including all four of the teams that won the NFC titles.

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During Pat Bowlen’s 32-year tenure as owner, the Denver Broncos have enjoyed more winning seasons (21) and won more games (320) than any other NFL team. The Broncos have won 13 division titles, seven AFC championships and three Lombardi Trophies.

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Is Ty Law the next cornerback to be chosen to the Pro Football Hall of Fame? John Turney of Pro Football Journal looks at the cornerbacks most eligible for induction to Canton.

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Did Beattie Feathers do enough in one briliant season to run his way into the Pro Football Hall of Fame?

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NFL historian John Turney names the running backs most affected by John Turney’s Hall-of-Fame selection.

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