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  • Report: Johnny Manziel plans to go 'completely sober' — Friday

    Maybe Johnny Manziel is taking seriously all the good advice people keep giving him to clean up his act.

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  • The time a coked-up Packers kicker beat the Bears with an overtime TD

    This offseason, Shutdown Corner will travel down memory lane with a series of stories presenting some interesting and sometimes forgotten stories from the NFL’s past. Marcol entered the league in 1972, a Polish-born kicker whose family left their home country after his father committed suicide.…

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  • Chargers stadium now faces higher public vote hurdle

    Proposed San Diego Stadium. San Diego’s hurdle to site a new stadium just got a little higher. The California Supreme Court stayed a lower court ruling allowing proposed tax increases like the one planned to pay for San Diego’s stadium to pass via a simple majority.

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  • Cowboys' Rolando McClain suspended 10 games for substance abuse violation

    Rolando McClain may be out of chances, at least in the NFL. The former first-round pick has been suspended again, this time for the first 10 games of the 2016 season, for violating the league’s policy on substance abuse. McClain was suspended for the first four games last season for violating the…

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  • Series takes fans behind the scenes of Cardinals' season

    NFL Films was embedded with the Arizona Cardinals for the 2015 season, granted unprecedented access to just about anything. The result is ''All or Nothing: A Season With the Arizona Cardinals,'' an eight-part series available for streaming on Amazon on Friday. Coach Bruce Arians, one of the NFL's…

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  • Former players pay respects to defensive whiz Buddy Ryan

    Buddy Ryan was remembered not just as a defensive master who won two Super Bowls and spawned a legacy carried on by players and twin sons now coaching in the NFL. Ryan had his players' backs no matter how tough and demanding he seemed, a loyalty noted and reciprocated by many of his pupils who…

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  • Judge lets new painkillers lawsuit against NFL teams proceed

    More than 1,500 former players claiming that NFL teams and their training staffs dispensed powerful drugs while misleading them about the health risks will get their day in court. Federal judge William Alsup of the Northern District of California denied a motion Friday to dismiss the players'…

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    Todd Gurley happy to be in L.A.

    The Los Angeles Rams running back explains his likes and dislikes of being in his new city after the team moved from St. Louis.

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  • Pierre-Paul makes public service announcement on fireworks

    Almost a year after mangling his right hand in a fireworks accident, New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has made a public service announcement about keeping children away from fireworks, and warning everyone to handle the pyrotechnic devices with care. The announcement was unveiled…

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  • Records: Trump used charity cash for Tim Tebow memorabilia

    Donald Trump used money from his own charity to purchase an autographed Tim Tebow helmet and a jersey four years ago during a charity auction for the Susan J. Komen Foundation, The Washington Post reported Friday. Trump's winning $12,000 bid was paid for with money from the Donald J. Trump…

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  • 6 players eligible for NFL's supplemental draft

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Six players have been declared eligible for the NFL's supplemental draft, which will be held July 14.

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  • Jets DL Richardson suspended for season opener by NFL

    New York Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson has been suspended by the NFL for the first game of the 2016 regular season for violating the league's personal conduct policy. Richardson will be eligible to return to the Jets' active roster on Sept. 12 following the team's Sept. 11 opener…

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  • Thursday's Sports in Brief

    The Russian men's quadruple sculls team has been disqualified from the Rio de Janeiro Olympics for a doping violation and will be replaced at the games by New Zealand, world rowing's ruling body announced. The World Rowing Federation says that trimetazidine, a banned substance, was found in a urine…

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  • Jake Plummer: Not a fan of Jerry Jones

    As a small minority of NFL players begin to speak out about the potential pain-management benefits of medical marijuana, they have at least one former player in their corner: Jake Plummer. Plummer, who split 10 seasons between the Arizona Cardinals and Denver Broncos, was on BSN Denver this week,…

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  • NFL commissioner Goodell made $32 mn to boss richest sports league

    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell was paid nearly $32 million in fiscal year 2015, according to the latest tax returns filed by the league and made public on Friday. The 32-team American football league is the richest in sport from top to bottom, in part because of the guidance of Goodell, who has…

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    Top 10 highest paid players in NFL

    Yahoo Sports takes a look at the players who make the most money in football.

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  • Ex-NFL player shot by homeowner says he's happy to be alive

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- A former Detroit Lions cornerback who was shot by a homeowner when authorities say he tried to break in to a multimillion-dollar home in Portland said at a court hearing that he was happy to be alive.

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  • Khalil Mack 'definition of a beast,' respected among NFL's elite

    Khalil Mack had five sacks in last years victory over the Denver Broncos, one of the best defensive efforts in Raiders history. Broncos edge rusher Von Miller watched Mack destroy an offense in real time. Khalil one-man wrecked our whole team, Miller said in an NFL Network interview for the Top 100…

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  • Seattle QB, TCU-ex Boykin takes plea over Alamo Bowl fracas

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Former TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin has pleaded no contest to resisting arrest over an incident that led to his suspension for his final college game at the Alamo Bowl.

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  • Lee Greenwood to headline Hall of Fame game halftime

    CANTON, Ohio (AP) -- Country music singer Lee Greenwood will highlight the halftime show titled ''Salute to Service'' at the Hall of Fame game Aug. 7.

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