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Past articles by Mark:

NFL labor talks could include 18-game season, more playoff teams, new marijuana policy

As discussions between the league and players' union heat up, some owners appear willing to compromise on marijuana policy and the commissioner’s disciplinary authority. → Read More

The NFL is already considering tweaks to its replay-for-interference measure

The league’s competition committee plans to seek authorization from the owners to modify the new system by which pass interference is reviewable by instant replay, and potentially make all such reviews come on coaches’ challenges. → Read More

NFL and players’ union to study potential use of marijuana for pain management

The league and union are working together via two new medical committees, which will include looking at monitoring teams' use of prescription medication. → Read More

NFL draft grades: Who made the most of their picks? And who didn’t?

With 254 selections complete, it's time to see which teams did well ... and which teams didn't. → Read More

NFL draft live updates: How many quarterbacks will go in first round?

The first round begins at 8 p.m. Thursday. → Read More

2019 NFL draft: The top positional needs for all 32 teams

An analysis of each team's biggest needs entering the draft. → Read More

The 2019 NFL schedule is out. Here are 15 games you can’t miss.

Patriots vs. Steelers in Week 1 and Saints vs. Rams in Week 2 are just a couple of the must-see games this season. → Read More

After an offense-first season, it’s a defense-first NFL draft

Defensive linemen are expected to take center stage during the opening round. → Read More

After Kyler Murray, this year’s quarterback draft class offers lots of uncertainty

NFL decision-makers can't find much agreement on the other passers in the 2019 draft. → Read More

NFL players, including Tom Brady, will have to be in approved helmets this season

The league and NFLPA are in their fifth year of testing various helmet models to study how they perform against big hits. → Read More

NFL overtime rules could still be changed before season, but probably only for playoff games

A proposal by the Chiefs to guarantee each team of at least one possession in overtime will be considered by the owners in May. → Read More

A year later, no one in the NFL is talking about player protests or Colin Kaepernick

At this week’s annual league meeting, Roger Goodell wasn't asked about the former 49ers quarterback's recent settlement. → Read More

NFL owners approve expanded use of instant replay to review pass interference calls

“I think we got it right,” said Coach Sean Payton, whose Saints were denied a Super Bowl berth because of a non-call in the NFC championship game last season. → Read More

NFL won’t add a fourth-and-15 alternative to the onside kick, as owners reject proposal

The proposal made by the Broncos had been endorsed by the league's competition committee. → Read More

Mike Tomlin on losing Antonio Brown and Le’Veon Bell: ‘That’s life and that’s business’

Steelers are moving on after trading their star wide receiver and losing their standout running back in free agency. → Read More

Andy Reid won’t say what Chiefs will do if Tyreek Hill is charged with a crime

Kansas City's star wide receiver reportedly is involved in investigations of battery of a child at his home and child abuse or neglect. → Read More

Rob Gronkowski’s exit could hasten the end of the Patriots’ dynasty… if he stays retired

It can’t last forever for the Patriots. But will Gronkowski stay away rather than returning for the games that matter most? → Read More

NFL coaches express frustration with competition committee over replay

“It was, ‘Why can’t we get this done?’ ” one coach said. → Read More

Browns excitement is a thing. But team ‘has got to perform,’ says owner.

Jimmy Haslam says he hopes Cleveland’s fans are about to be rewarded for their loyalty. → Read More

Packers-Bears will be the NFL’s season-opening game

League breaks from recent tradition of having the defending Super Bowl champ host the Thursday night opener. → Read More