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In this section you can read all the NFL stories published on the Talk of Fame Network website like interviews, NFL Columns, Polls and Quiz, State Your Case for Pro Football Hall of Fame hopefuls and our Radio Show.


Who should be the senior candidate for the Class of 2019?

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Did Panthers’ record sale mask NFL’s mounting problems?

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TOFN “5 Games” podcast: QB Ken Anderson recalls life with the Bengals, Paul Brown & Bill Walsh

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There were 22 positions players selected to the 1970s NFL all-decade first team and 20 have been enshrined in Canton. The two that haven’t? Cowboys Cliff Harris and Drew Pearson.

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Hall-of-Famer Joe Greene explains why former wide receiver Terrell Owens should reconsider his decision not to attend his own induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this summer.

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Nolan Cromwell was one of pro football’s all-time great safeties. So why isn’t he in the Hall of Fame discussion?

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Hall-of-Famer Joe Greene explains why former Steelers’ teammate Andy Russell deserves Hall-of-Fame consideration.

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Why Washington’s Jay Gruden says “everything I do, everything I have learned” is from brother Jon, now the head coach of the Oakland Raiders.

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On Father’s Day, Pittsburgh Steelers’ owner Art Rooney II tells the Talk of Network what he learned about running the team from his Dad, Dan, and what the best piece of advice his father ever gave him.

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Steve Atwater learned in his final season in the NFL that you really can’t go home again. At least not if you’re wearing the wrong color jersey. After 10 seasons in Denver, during which he was named to the Pro Bowl eight times and won two Super Bowls in three tries, Atwater was told the …

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The Carolina Panthers just sold for a record $2.2 billion. But TV ratings continue to fall, youth participation is sagging and ticket sales are no longer booming. Is the NFL heading for a fall?

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Joe Montana is in the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and Tom Brady will join him at some point. But neither will be in the College Football Hall of Fame, and here’s why.

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New Orleans coach Sean Payton explains why he believes this year’s Saints “will build” on last season’s last-second playoff loss to Minnesota.

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Anderson wound up passing for more yards (32,838) and more touchdowns (197) than any quarterback in his 1971 draft class. He won four NFL passing titles, two in the 1970s and two more in the 1980s, and was the NFL MVP in 1981 when he took the Bengals to their first Super Bowl.

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Former Florida and South Carolina head coach Steve Spurrier explains why he’s returning to coaching … and pro coaching at that … after nearly three years off the job.

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Why NFL players won’t sit out the 2018 season in support of free-agents Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid.

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Eddie George no longer sees himself as a football player trying to act. Now the star of “Chicago” says he is an actor who once played football.

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Former coach Bill Cowher thinks the NFL needs to reconsider special-teams coordinators as head-coaching possibilities.

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