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With SpongeBob's help, Will Compton defends Kirk Cousins' NFL Top 100 ranking

With SpongeBob's help, Will Compton defends Kirk Cousins' NFL Top 100 ranking

If you come at Kirk Cousins, Will Compton is going to come right back at you. And he's bringing SpongeBob with him, too.

That's a lesson a few NFL.com podcasters learned Friday, when a link to a discussion they had in which they disagreed with Cousins' NFL Top 100 ranking made its way onto Compton's Twitter timeline. 

On a recent installment of The Dave Dameshek Football Program, Dameshek and one of his guests were upset with the fact that the Redskins quarterback landed ahead of Philip Rivers on the annual list. The NFL's Twitter account then sent out this link to the podcast that featured the anti-Cousins quote: 

Enter Compton, who responded to that post with the meme that everyone is using these days to defend his teammate:

WiLl ComPToN isN'T th3 BeST RedsK1N PlaYER tO FolLOW oN TwiTTeR.

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Redskins struggling O-line takes hit as Spencer Long gets knee scope, per report

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Redskins struggling O-line takes hit as Spencer Long gets knee scope, per report

The Redskins offensive line struggled through the first two games of the 2017 preseason, and more bad news arrived Monday night when CBS Sports reported that center Spencer Long underwent a knee scope and is expected to miss the next two weeks.

Long moved to center last season when Kory Lichtensteiger got injured, and the results were solid. In 2015, Long started a number of games at left guard, but at center in 2016, he seemed a natural fit as a leader and a quick learner calling the Redskins protections. 

With Long expected to miss some time, rookie Chase Roullier will take over the top center job. Rouillier played center his senior season at Wyoming and earned All Mountain West honors. At 6-foot-4 and 312 lbs., Roullier has comparable size to Long, who goes 6-foot-5 and 320 lbs. Both players also played some guard in college. 

Washington coach Jay Gruden has repeatedly talked about the importance of a backup center, and with Roullier now moved to the top line, expect the Redskins to move quick to bring a veteran in for depth. This will make sorting out the offensive line roster even murkier as the Redskins approach roster cuts after their fourth preseason game. 

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Odell Beckham Jr. leaves Giants-Browns game after nasty-looking hit

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Odell Beckham Jr. leaves Giants-Browns game after nasty-looking hit

NFL preseason games usually don't cause a stir on the Internet. That is, until a very important player suffers an injury in one.

That's exactly what happened during Monday night's Giants-Browns game in Cleveland. While going up to snag an Eli Manning pass, Odell Beckham Jr. was cut down by Briean Boddy-Calhoun on what was a gruesome-looking play:

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At first, Beckham Jr. somehow looked like he was going to be OK. But he eventually had to head to the New York locker room, and the team later said his ankle is what they were concerned about:

If that's all it turns out to be, consider the receiver and the Giants lucky. In looking at replays of the hit, it's remarkable to think that he could emerge from it with no knee issues. 

New York will surely update his status once they find out more.

UPDATE - 10:26 P.M.

The entire Big Apple sighs a giant sigh of relief:

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