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Rare company: Bill Belichick closing in on 300th NFL win

As the Patriots boss nears another accolade for his unrivaled résumé, his peers and players weigh in on the secrets to his sustained excellence.

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What is the key to Belichick's success?

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What does Emmanuel Sanders mean for San Francisco?

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Barnwell's NFL trade grades: Why the 49ers' latest trade is risky

Does Emmanuel Sanders really make the 49ers better down the stretch?

A bond forged by survival

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  • The unbreakable bond

    Texans receiver DeAndre Hopkins says he owes his career to his mom. When you hear her remarkable story of survival, you'll understand his devotion.

Inside the mania

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  • Florida Man 2.0: Behind Minshew's mustache lie 'genius tendencies'

    Beyond the mustache, the jorts and the rookie records, Gardner Minshew won over Jacksonville fans with his football smarts and big-play tendencies. Ask those around Minshew -- or the QB himself -- and it's clear there's much more to the mania.

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