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  • NFL Injury Prediction

    Jake Davidow of Sports Injury Predictor highlights what to monitor and ignore during the preseason in preparation for your draft.

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  • Cowboys LB Rolando McClain suspended for substance abuse

    In 13 games, including 12 starts, McClain registered 81 tackles, two interceptions and a sack in 2014.

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  • Longtime Lions stalwart Charlie Sanders dies at age 68

    Hall of Fame tight end Charlie Sanders epitomized Detroit's blue-collar roots. On Thursday, the man who spent 43 years in the Lions' organization as a player, broadcaster and scout died in the Detroit suburb of Royal Oak after battling cancer. Lions spokesman Matt Barnhart said the team confirmed…

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  • Judge approves subpoena of phone records in Hernandez case

    Lawyers for former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez can take steps to identify an anonymous tipster who claimed that one of the jurors who convicted him of murder may have lied during jury selection, a judge ruled Friday. Judge Susan Garsh ruled that Verizon can be subpoenaed to…

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  • Chargers' Gates banned four games for positive test

    (Reuters) - San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates has been suspended four games without pay four violating the National Football League's substance abuse policy, the team said on Wednesday. Gates, an eight-time Pro Bowl selection who is considered one of the best tight ends to ever play in the…

    Reuters
  • Gates, Richardson, McClain each get 4-game NFL suspensions

    Three-time All-Pro tight end Antonio Gates of San Diego will be suspended the first four games of the 2015 season along with New York Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson and Dallas linebacker Rolando McClain for violating NFL drug policies. Gates' suspension is over the league's ban on…

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  • Australian academy prepares punters for US college football

    The fog is still lifting off a deserted playing field on the outskirts of this southern Australian city as 10 aspiring college football punters begin their morning drills. No one watches them practice on a chilly Melbourne day. Soon, they hope, almost all of them will be showing off their skills in…

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  • NFL-National Football League roundup

    New York Jets defensive end Sheldon Richardson, San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates and Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain were suspended for the first four games of the 2015 season for a violation of the NFL's substance-abuse program. Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Datone Jones…

    Reuters
  • Play

    What is the fantasy impact of San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates' suspension?

    NFL Media Senior fantasy analyst Michael Fabiano breaks down how Antonio Gates' four-game suspension impacts his draft position.

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  • Jaguars Fantasy Preview

    Evan Silva discusses breakout candidate Allen Robinson and the rest of the Jaguars' skill-position players as the fantasy season approaches.

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  • Russell Wilson talks contract, baseball on 'Kimmel' (Videos)

    Kimmel asked Wilson if he wants to be the league’s highest-paid player. Wilson made sure to say all the right things.

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  • Packers pass rusher Datone Jones suspended for season opener

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Packers defensive end Datone Jones has been suspended for the first game this season for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy.

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  • Jets' Richardson suspended 1st 4 games of season

    New York Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the regular season on Thursday for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. Richardson will be eligible to return to the Jets' active roster on Monday, Oct. 5 after the team's Oct. 4…

    The Associated Press
  • Chargers' Gates banned four games for doping

    San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates will miss the first four games of the 2015 NFL season for doping, one of a string of NFL suspensions announced on Thursday. "We are tremendously disappointed for our team and our fans as well as Antonio, but no more disappointed than Antonio is with…

    AFP
  • Texans release rookie Ivory after burglary charges

    HOUSTON (AP) -- The Houston Texans have released defensive lineman Brandon Ivory a day after he was charged in a residential burglary in Tuscaloosa.

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  • Thursday's Sports In Brief

    Three-time All-Pro tight end Antonio Gates of San Diego will be suspended the first four games of the 2015 season along with New York Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson and Dallas linebacker Rolando McClain for violating NFL drug policies. Gates' suspension is over the league's ban on…

    The Associated Press
  • Cowboys LB Rolando McClain suspended 1st 4 games of season

    Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain has been suspended for the first four games for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy, putting two key Dallas defenders on the sideline to start the season with pass rusher Greg Hardy's 10-game ban. The league said in a statement Thursday that McClain would…

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  • Play

    How does linebacker Rolando McClain's suspension hurt the Dallas Cowboys?

    The "NFL Total Access" crew discusses how Rolando McClain's four-game suspension will impact the Cowboys defense.

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  • Fantasy Fallout: Gates Banned

    Raymond Summerlin examines the fantasy fallout from Antonio Gates' four-game suspension.

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