Will Brinson

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NFL Week 7 Picks: Five underdogs make Will Brinson's list of best bets

Five of Will Brinson's best bets from Week 7 of the NFL season

NFL and Ezekiel Elliott legal team should consider some kind of settlement in lawsuit

The two legal sides could consider finding a settlement to end the back and forth in court

NFL reportedly fines Mike Mitchell $48,620 for dangerous low hit on Alex Smith

Mitchell's claim that he was pushed into Smith from behind apparently didn't fly with the league office

Super Bowl collapse continues to dog Falcons entering rematch with Patriots

The Falcons are sick of talking about the Super Bowl but they continue to blow big leads late

Yes, Adrian Peterson can continue to dominate for the Cardinals, and here's why

The 32-year-old back has found the perfect landing spot for his style of running

WATCH: Derrick Henry jailbreaks long TD late, crushes gamblers and Fantasy owners

The former Heisman Trophy winner closes out the Colts -- and spoils the night for gamblers

Titans throw shade at Gruden for 'gimmick' comment after long Taywan Taylor TD

Also on the long TD, Marcus Mariota saved his lineman from what may have been a disastrous penalty

Ezekiel Elliott seeks restraining order in NY; NFL insists Zeke remains suspended

Hearing scheduled for Tuesday in U.S. District Court in New York

A Giants scout 'pushed hard' for GM to take Tom Brady back in 2000 draft

The Giants could have had Brady, but instead they had to settle for Eli Manning

Sorting the Sunday Pile, Week 6: Patriots, Steelers among teams to save their seasons

Plus the Aaron Rodgers injury, some more silliness from the officials, the struggling Falcons and more

LOOK: Jets hosed by the awful replay reversal of all awful replay reversals

Another instance of something not being made more clear by replay

Tom Brady devastated when he finds out about Aaron Rodgers' broken collarbone

The Patriots quarterback was sad to hear about the Packers quarterback going down

Colin Kaepernick files collusion grievance against NFL owners

The former 49ers quarterback believes he's being blackballed

Deshaun Watson says Browns coach texted him on draft day: 'Be ready'

And then the Browns promptly traded out of the spot and to let Deshaun Watson go to Houston

One other surprising team reportedly tried to trade for Adrian Peterson before Cardinals

The Baltimore Ravens were involved in the AP sweepstakes

Will Brinson joined CBS Sports in 2010 and enters his seventh season covering the NFL for CBS. He previously wrote for FanHouse along with myriad other Internet sites. A North Carolina native who lives in Raleigh he was recently named to Sports Illustrated's Top 100 Twitter list.