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- I hate to keep talking about zany members of the Washington organization, but this story about Chris Cooley's prank-call love is just too good to pass up. Apparently, Cooley spent the offseason playing jokes and jokes and jokes on people via the phone. Via Andrew Sharp of SB Nation, Cooley went on Rich Eisen's podcast and told stories about pranks he likes to pull. He called Carson Palmer, he claims, and pretended to be John Elway and told him, "Listen, I hate Tim Tebow. I want you. I want you out here in Denver." And then he called Elway and pretended to be Carson and then he called John Fox ... and, well, it really doesn't sound like it can be true. But either way, it's enjoyable.
- Speaking of Redskins -- or, former Redskins anyway -- Colt Brennan is headed to the UFL, per SB Nation DC. Which means he may get the last laugh on who's playing football first.
- Mike Silver of Yahoo! Sports has a little beef with the whole assistant coaches vs. owners thing.
- I always recommend reading Andrew Brandt's analysis of the lockout, and he's got some here following the most recent happenings.
- Bill Williamson of ESPN talked to Todd Haley about the 2011 Chiefs. You're going to want to own Jamaal Charles in Fantasy this year.
- New NFL-er Cameron Heyward talked about the Ohio State problems. He says it's "not a lack of leadership."
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