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Los Angeles Chargers

Mar 28

Cousins’ agent acknowledges plan to visit Minnesota first

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Kirk Cousins will be making a free-agency visit, after all. Agent Mike McCartney says that Cousins will visit the Vikings once free agency opens. These are tough days when you have to release a er who means so much to your organization, to your team, Gutekunst said. Jordy Nelson is one of the great Packers …

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Mar 21

Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict facing another suspension. This time for PEDs.

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Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict has missed six games due to a pair of suspensions in the last two seasons. He’s now set to miss another four in 2018 after violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing policy, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Burfict, when healthy and out of trouble, has been a stalwart in the middle of …

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Mar 12

Ichiro ‘can’t wait’ to hit against Shohei Ohtani

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Ichiro Suzuki, the 44-year-old baseball legend, is back with the Seattle Mariners and in the same division with 23-year-old Japanese phenom P/DH Shohei Ohtani of the Angels. “I can’t wait to hit off him when he pitches,’’ Ichiro said during his introductory press conference Wednesday. “And when he hits, I’d like to pitch against him.’’ …

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Feb 27

Super Bowl 2018: Time, live TV schedule, halftime show, prop bets, odds, online streaming, and more

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Super Bowl LII is almost here, a matchup between one team everyone knew would be here and one that was presumed dead two months ago. The New England Patriots will vie for a sixth league championship, while the Philadelphia Eagles, sans Carson Wentz but sporting the resurgent Nick Foles, will try to win their first. …

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Feb 16

It was a day of sweeps at the NFL Honors ceremony at the University of Minnesota’s Northrop Auditorium.

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Tom Brady earned his third NFL MVP Award after leading the league in passing yards with 4,577 and tossing 32 touchdowns to just eight interceptions, but Saturday was just as much about the Rams and the Saints. The Rams took home both the offensive and defensive players of the year as well as coach of …

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Feb 10

That’s unlikely to happen, making it in the team’s best interest to use the pick on a glaring need.

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Sowers competed in football professionally and for the U.S. national team, excelling at a variety of positions before a hip issue ended her playing career last year. A Kansas native, she went on to become general manager of the Kansas City Titans in the Women’s Football Alliance, where her twin sister, Liz, is a standout …

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Feb 07

NC State is the most notable example of that further down the S-curve.

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Despite only beating North Carolina since Thursday, the Wolfpack moved from 32nd on the board to 28th, jumping an entire seed line. That was primarily due to a re-evaluation of NC State’s numbers, which include an RPI of 18 and an overall SOS of 16. It will be a reunion of sorts for Foles and …

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Feb 05

Thunder: G Andre Roberson played his second game after missing eight with left patellar tendinitis.

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He had a forgettable six-second span, missing four straight free throws and committing a foul. … Coach Billy Donovan first watched James play as a high school sophomore, when he stood out more than others. “In seeing him at that age you see a lot of times young kids that are sophomores with his ability …

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Feb 02

No tears streamed down his face, nor was there a “That’s my quarterback!” proclamation a la Terrell Owens.

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But the emotion in Philadelphia Eagles left guard Stefen Wisniewski’s voice was strong when speaking up for his franchise and its beleaguered quarterback, just like it was when Owens did the same for then-Dallas Cowboys teammate Tony Romo a decade ago. Despite finishing the regular season atop the NFC, Philadelphia enters its second straight playoff …

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Jan 30

NFL announcer Sean McDonough’s voice cracked during Titans-Chiefs and everybody loved it

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The Tennessee Titans almost had a brutal collapse in the final two minutes against the Chiefs after making a comeback of their own. Thank you very much, Gary. The thanks really should go to Richard Deitsch, the great Sports Illustrated columnist who thought to do a longer piece talking to female reporters about their lot. …

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