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Tom Coughlin, Dwight Freeney want NFL again; Jarryd Hayne retires | The MMQB with Peter King
Tom Coughlin wants to coach again, and Dwight Freeney wants to play. Both make their case, while the rugger-turned-returner retires from 49ers. Plus a commencement speech, a telling Vegas text and more

The Changing World of Rookie Contracts in the NFL | The MMQB with Peter King
From organizations turning down team-friendly option years to rookies turning down agents altogether, slotted rookie contracts continue to change the business landscape for young players. Plus, thoughts on Sam Bradford

Vince Wilfork and his wonderful overalls made a surprise appearance at J.J. Watt's charity softball game -
Every baseball uniform needs to be replaced with overalls from now on.

Cam Newton lent his shoes to Oprah's boyfriend -
Stedman Graham called Newton early Sunday morning with a wardrobe emergency.

Jarryd Hayne retires from NFL to play rugby in the Olympics -
Jarryd Hayne will play rugby for Fiji in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil.

There are still some decent players available in NFL free agency -
The second wave of free agency is here and there are plenty of big-name players still available.

Bucs' DC, D-Line Coach Impressed With Spence | Pewter Report
When asked about rookie defensive end Noah Spence Thursday, defensive coordinator Mike Smith echoed a similar tune to the Bucs’ brass

Bucs' HC Koetter On His Journey Into Coaching | Pewter Report
On Wednesday Dirk Koetter sat down for an extended interview with Jason Cole of