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  • Peyton Manning fined by NFL for taunting penalty, gives great response

    At the beginning of the preseason, you could have gotten tremendous odds betting on "Peyton Manning fined for taunting" becoming a thing. Manning was penalized for taunting Houston safety D.J. Swearinger after a touchdown pass last week, and the NFL didn't let him slide because it's the first time…

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  • Did Derek Carr just force Oakland Raiders' hands at QB for Week 1?

    The Oakland Raiders have a fading, injured Matt Schaub who suddenly not so certain to start the opener against the New York Jets as he battles a sore elbow and a surging Derek Carr.

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    Thu, Aug 28
    Seattle31 - 41Oakland
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  • Report: Adrian Peterson told Jerry Jones he wanted to retire a Cowboy

    According to ESPN's Outside the Lines, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson told Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones on a June phone call that he could envision playing for the Cowboys when his Vikings tenure was up.

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    Thu, Aug 28
    Minnesota19 - 3Tennessee
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  • Report: Tom Brady was “very upset” with Logan Mankins deal

    Over the years, Tom Brady has taken less money than he could have made, in order to keep trusted parts around him.

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  • Johnny Manziel not ready yet, but too good for Browns to sit for long

    Johnny Manziel was wildly up and down in the Cleveland Browns' fourth preseason game, and he might not be ready. But he's ready for the moment.

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  • Public shaming of NFL commish Roger Goodell shows power, pitfalls of social media

    All sports bosses are now held accountable by the public (including athletes on social media) in an unprecedented way. Commissioners are expected to be transparent in a refreshing way. But that transparency has its risks.

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  • Pro wrestlers take antics to streets in Pyongyang

    Former NFL player Bob ''The Beast'' Sapp and a group of brawny pro wrestlers led by a Japanese politician took their oddball attempt at sports diplomacy to the streets of Pyongyang on Friday, staging a tug-of-war and arm wrestling competition with local children before a large and somewhat…

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    Miami Dolphins Fantasy Preview

    The 2014 editions to the Miami Dolphins have had fantasy owners wondering how they could help or hurt their fantasy team. The "NFL Fantasy Live" crew discusses who could be a valuable draft choice and who you should leave behind.

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  • Group wants 'Redskins' name kept out of stadium

    A coalition demanded Thursday that the NFL team from Washington be barred from using its ''Redskins'' name on University of Minnesota turf. The National Coalition Against Racism in Sports and Media held a news conference outside TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, the Star Tribune…

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  • Manziel becomes 'Johnny JamBoogie' for Snickers

    Johnny Football has a new nickname called Johnny JamBoogie after showing off his moves in a new Snickers commercial.

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  • NFL commish Roger Goodell's letter to owners on domestic violence policy

    Here is a copy of the letter, obtained by Yahoo Sports' Rand Getlin, that commissioner Roger Goodell sent to league owners on the NFL's conduct policy regarding domestic violence:

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  • Bills WR Watkins hurts ribs against Lions

    Bills rookie receiver Sammy Watkins hurt his ribs after being struck in the side during the first quarter of Buffalo's preseason finale against the Detroit Lions on Thursday night. Watkins was hurt on Buffalo's second possession, when he cut in from the right side on a slant pattern. Quarterback EJ…

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    Thu, Aug 28
    Detroit23 - 0Buffalo
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  • Buy a mere ticket? How quaint. Be a team 'member'

    The change made by the Kansas City Chiefs a few years ago was subtle - one word, really - yet it ushered a pronounced change in the way the franchise viewed its most important fans. Season-ticket holders became known as ''season-ticket members.'' Suddenly, the entire paradigm shifted.

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    Thu, Aug 28
    Kansas City14 - 34Green Bay
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  • Cowboys S Hamilton suspended four games

    Dallas Cowboys safety Jakar Hamilton was suspended Thursday for four games because of a violation of the NFL's substance abuse policy. Hamilton is fighting to make the Cowboys' 53-man roster. He is the second Cowboys player to be punished for violating the league's substance abuse policy. Earlier…

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    Thu, Aug 28
    Denver27 - 3Dallas
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  • Bengals beat Colts 35-7 in game devoid of starters

    Andy Dalton practiced some drop kicks in shorts before the game, the most activity he got all night. Running back Jeremy Hill didn't have it nearly so easy. The rookie ran for 70 yards and was Cincinnati's top receiver as well on Thursday night, leading the Bengals to a 35-7 victory over the…

    The Associated Press
    Thu, Aug 28
    Indianapolis7 - 35Cincinnati
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  • Novak's 4 field goals lift Bolts over Cards, 12-9

    In a scheduling rarity, the San Diego Chargers beat the Arizona Cardinals 12-9. Trips inside the 20-yard line were rare and neither team scored a touchdown, leaving the field goal kickers to fight it out. The Chargers did get to the Arizona 6 in the closing minutes, but third-string quarterback…

    The Associated Press
    Thu, Aug 28
    Arizona9 - 12San Diego
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  • Final-Week Bargains

    With ADPs largely settled, Patrick Daugherty checks out 10 final-week bargains.

    Rotoworld
  • Daniel Snyder wants to replace Redskins' stadium that opened in 1997

    The Atlanta Braves have plans to ditch Turner Field, which was built in conjunction with the 1996 Summer Olympics. Now Redskins owner Daniel Snyder is excited about moving from his stadium, which was opened in 1997. He told CSN Washington in an exclusive interview that the process of designing a…

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    Thu, Aug 28
    Washington24 - 10Tampa Bay
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