In the weeks and months leading into the 2017 NFL draft, New Orleans Saints Coach Sean Payton watched several running backs work out in person.

He separated them into tiers, ranking them in order of preference. He inspected a small, jitterbug-quick back from North Carolina A&T, Tarik Cohen, and came away wanting to draft him. Just above Cohen, though, was another back Payton studied in a private workout. When the draft came and rolled into the third round, Payton seized the chance to trade up, into the 67th overall pick, and draft Alvin Kamara.
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The Cowboys aren’t getting the respect they deserve this week. According to Football Outsiders’ Defense-adjusted Value Over Average, which measures a team’s efficiency by comparing success on every single play to a league average based on situation and opponent, Dallas is the eighth-best team in the NFL; the Atlanta Falcons rank 19th.

Said Goodell: We have about six or seven players that are involved in this protest at this point. This is something that what we’ve [sought] to do is deal with the underlying issue and understand what it is that they’re protesting and try to address that matter.
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The success no doubt comes from drafting two franchise quarterbacks 锟斤拷 Peyton Manning in 1998 and Andrew Luck in 2012. Those two combined to produce 40 AV more than expected as the top overall picks in their respective drafts. But Indianapolis also had success with Hall of Fame wide receiver Marvin Harrison (1996), running back Edgerrin James (1999), offensive lineman Ryan Diem (2001) and defensive end Dwight Freeney (2002).
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