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A trio of players previously barred from attending the NFL Scouting Combine will be in Indianapolis, after all. The NFL informed teams that Louisiana Tech defensive lineman Jaylon Ferguson, Mississippi State defensive lineman Jeffery Simmons and Colorado State wide receiver Preston Williams are permitted to travel to the combine to undergo the same comprehensive medical…

Glover Quin’s run in Detroit is over after six seasons. The Lions on Friday announced the release of Quin, receiver Bruce Ellington and linebacker Nicholas Grigsby. Quin originally signed a five-year $23.5 million deal in Detroit after playing out his rookie contract in Houston. In 2017, the Lions handed the 2014 Pro Bowler a two-year…

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The Pittsburgh Steelers’ continued attempts to open communication lines with disgruntled wide receiver Antonio Brown are paying off. Steelers owner Art Rooney II is in Florida, where he owns a home, and Brown will meet with Rooney, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported. The well-documented saga of Brown, who didn’t play in the regular-season finale…