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Ryan wound up a starter, but the combination of Ryan and Sam Barrington seems questionable at best going forward if the team wants to free up Matthews. In the end,Kawann Short Jersey there's ample time between now and the 2016 NFL Draft and Thompson's ardor for one player or another will surely wax and wane, but if Capers and Co. are to take their defense from good to great this offseason,Chris Hogan Jersey it may require the investment of an early draft pick at inside linebacker, effectively shoring up two positions with one shot.