Jason
La Canfora
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Jason La Canfora is CBSSports.com's NFL Insider. Check back here for the latest football news and analysis.
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You're not going to find a new coach hungrier than Mike Zimmer. Demanding and frank, the longtime coordinator is just the heavy the Vikings need to turn around their ship.
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Joe Staley got a big deal from the Niners, who would be wise to do the same for deserving guard Alex Boone -- or risk a lengthy, though rare, holdout.
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Jimmy Graham won't be paid like an elite wide receiver, but he's getting a deal far better than what he would have gotten if he hadn't compromised.
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Will J.J. Watt, Cam Newton and Patrick Peterson all head to camp underpaid? Welcome to the limbo of fifth-year players whose leverage for big paydays is limited by the CBA.
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From Julian Green's spirit-lifting goal to Michael Bradley's subpar work, this World Cup ran the gamut for the US, which is on the right track under Jurgen Klinsmann.
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The US side still hasn't played its best soccer yet, and to get past Belgium, it may be time for Jurgen Klinsmann to give Michael Bradley a breather.
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The German-American connection is alive and well and never more important than in Thursday's World Cup match between the US and Germany.
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Chuck Pagano is chasing a Lombardi trophy with the Colts but his sights are also set on a bigger goal: eradicating the disease that sidelined him in 2012.
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Simply put, when the manager gets the subs and tactics right and the US fights so hard and deserves to win the match despite difficult circumstances, and one center back is dead set on giving the match away, well, I give up.
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US National Team coach Jurgen Klinsmann is in a jam with the injury to Jozy Altidore. Former US strikers Eddie Johnson and Clint Mathis weigh in with what they would do against Portugal with the loss of such a dynamic player.

Before joining CBS Sports, Jason La Canfora was the Washington Redskins beat writer for The Washington Post for six years and served as NFL Network's insider. The Baltimore native can be seen every Sunday during the season on The NFL Today.
 
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