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Tyler Dunne

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Buffalo, NY, United States

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Recent articles by Tyler:

Who the Hell Is Raheem Mostert?

His right hand, flattened into the shape of a fin, glides slowly over the table, bobbing up and down as it moves. Up. Down. Up. Down. He remembers the haunting sight... → Read More

Titans DBs Stopped Lamar and Brady and Say They Can Stop Mahomes, Too

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A six-minute drive from Broadway, from where he'd love to bring a Super Bowl parade to this city, Kenny Vaccaro is hooked up to an IV... → Read More

Out of the Factory of Sadness

Two words crossed his mind the moment he became a Cleveland Brown. The same two words that have crossed everyone's mind for the past three decades the moment they've been banished to the NFL 's unofficial landfill... → Read More

Living Up to the Holyfield Name

He was there at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on June 28, 1997, the night of his father's most famous—er, infamous—fight, one row behind Queen Latifah, inside the belly of ... → Read More

What Happened in Green Bay

There had to be a breaking point. An incident, an argument, a loss, a moment that doomed the football marriage of Aaron Rodgers and Mike McCarthy... → Read More

Robert Woods Is the Rams' Rough Edge

He pictures the virtual dominoes falling. The cause and effect. Everything that led to this moment, this opportunity. And a visible chill shivers through Robert Woods ... → Read More

Tyrann Mathieu Takes on the AFC, QBs and History

Tyrann Mathieu looks comfortable, self-possessed, at home here in Houston, lounged in the living room of his new home in his new city. Ready to say anything. Afraid of nothing. When he first signed with the Texans back in March, he was shy... → Read More

The Perfect Patriots Playoff Weapon: James White Is Ready to Take over Now

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The NFL running back must possess an exceptional characteristic, some trait that pops off the screen, into your mind and has you coming back for more. This season provides a full menu of options... → Read More

The Jaylon Smith Experience: Back on Top, and Bringing the Cowboys with Him

FRISCO, Texas — It's a Wednesday night in early December, the Dallas Cowboys are rolling, and Jaylon Smith is the toast of the town... → Read More

Does Tom Brady Still Have It? B/R Asks NFL Experts and Legends

Two decades in, Tom Brady 's stranglehold on the rest of the NFL appears strong as ever. His reign, unquestioned. His swagger, intact... → Read More

Feeling the Pressure: Eli Manning out to Prove Giants Right for Gambling on Him

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Eli Manning does not want to talk about how he'll be remembered. That conversation undermines the now . The chase for a ring in the 2018 season. The teammates right here in this Giants locker room... → Read More

Yannick Ngakoue Is Coming for Your Quarterback

It's quiet on the club level of TIAA Bank Field. Eerie quiet. Almost nobody is here on a summer day in Jacksonville, Florida, as a mountain of a man takes a seat at a vacant table and gazes out a window to the football field below... → Read More

Tales of the Superhuman: Why You Should Never Doubt Deshaun Watson

His dream season was over. His NFL takeover, terminated. Yet as Deshaun Watson lay on a hospital bed—his right ACL torn in a freaking practice—he did not appear to be devastated... → Read More

B/R Q&A: Jamal Adams on Becoming the NFL's Best Safety and the Jets' New Namath

EDGEWATER, N.J. — Sitting in the bathroom of an immaculate condo on the top floor of a building a Hail Mary's toss away from the Hudson River, Jamal Adams stares at himself in the mirror... → Read More

Pro Bowl Safety Budda Baker Using Football for Revenge After Brother's Killing

BELLEVUE, Wash. — First, his older sister called in a panic. It was around 2 a.m. Budda Baker was on his way back from a club with his girlfriend after celebrating the birthday of his old college teammate, Shaq Thompson... → Read More

Mitchell Trubisky Ready to Be the Bears' Savior, 'Make People Eat Their Words'

LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. — The man has every reason to be miserable. Outside on this summer day, it's a borderline monsoon. Back home, Mom just had ACL surgery after a four-wheeling excursion gone wrong in the Caribbean... → Read More

Jamal Lewis Making Most of Post-NFL Life—but Preparing for Darker Days to Come

BUCKHEAD, Ga. — The emptiness is inevitable, inescapable and, sometimes, fatal. Once pro football is through with you, count on it spitting you back out into society a concussed and confused man, searching for purpose... → Read More

Shaquem Griffin Doesn't Care About Being Your Feel-Good Story

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The name is "Beast" here. Not Shaquem . No, at Sunrise Lanes this rain-soaked night, Shaquem Griffin goes by Beast on the digital scoreboard. And instantly you can see it's warranted... → Read More

The Josh Sweat Miracle: From Leg 'Snapped in Half' to Fastest DE in the Draft

He lay on a hospital bed in the emergency room in September 2014, looking down at his mangled leg, and was told his career was all but finished. One freak injury had rendered Josh Sweat a never-was... → Read More

'I Can't Be Stopped': Stedman Bailey Opens Up on Shooting, NFL Comeback Attempt

Warning: This story contains graphic details some readers may find disturbing. THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — His finger traces the path of the bullet that should've killed him on site... → Read More