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Paula Deen Compares Herself to NFL Prospect Michael Sam – ABC News

ABC NewsPaula Deen is “fighting to get my name back” and in the process has compared herself to someone else grabbing headlines. “I feel like ’embattled’ or ‘disgraced’ will always follow my name. It’s like that black football player who recently came out,” she told …Paula Deen feels like ‘that black,’ gay football playerCNNPaula Deen […]

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Sorting the Combine Pile: The Jadeveon Clowney show – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comSeventy two days. That’s how long we’ve got until the 2014 NFL Draft kicks off and we get our next slate of “meaningful” “football” “action” we’ll see for months. I threw air quotes on “meaningful” because the combine doesn’t have the same impact as a normal …Mock draft 2.0: Jadeveon Clowney to Texans, Johnny Manziel […]

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Derek Wolfe expects strong return to Denver Broncos – NFL.com

Derek Wolfe expects strong return to Denver BroncosNFL.comSince Wolfe and the organization have been tight-lipped about his status, there was some question as to whether that scare would affect the 2012 second-rounder’s football future. Wolfe told KMGH Denver’s Lionel Bienvenu on Wednesday that he will start …Derek Wolfe Cleared, Speaks Publically For First TimeCBS Local […]

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Broncos will have plan if Beadles moves on – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)During the league’s scouting combine this past week, Denver Broncos executive vice president of football operations/general manager John Elway gave a clear, unvarnished opinion of how the team will approach its own group of soon-to-be free agents.Denver Broncos Mock Draft TrackerSI.comBroncos’ Scouting Combine Stock ReportBleacher ReportFive Defensive Players the Denver Broncos Should SignPredominantly OrangeRant […]

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Paula Deen compares her struggles to ‘that black’ openly gay NFL prospect … – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribunePaula Deen’s $100 million empire crumbled last year after she admitted to using a racial slur in her everyday life, and as she continues campaigning to repair her public image with a $75 million investment deal on her side, the celebrity chef has compared her …Paula Deen says she’s ‘fighting to get my name […]

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2014 NFL Mock Draft Database – SI.com

SI.comNFL draft season is upon us, and this year’s class is considered to be one of the most talented in recent memory. From Teddy Bridgewater to Jadeveon Clowney to Jake Matthews, future All Pros abound at several positions. Who will your favorite team …Texans Like Clowney at No. 1…For NowBleacher ReportNFL draft 2014: Johnny Manziel […]

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UW spring football preview: Seven breakout candidates – The Seattle Times (blog)

UW spring football preview: Seven breakout candidatesThe Seattle Times (blog)Dwayne Washington had touchdown runs of 32 and 71 yards at Oregon State in November. (Dean Rutz/The Seattle Times). Washington’s first spring practice is a week away, and today I’m taking a look at a handful of breakout candidates who could figure into … …read more […]

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Seahawks star football players join the fight to save UberX in Seattle – GeekWire

Seahawks star football players join the fight to save UberX in SeattleGeekWireOne day after Macklemore, the world-famous rapper and Seattle native, used his social media accounts to voice opposition against proposed regulations that could limit the number of UberX, Lyft and Sidecar drivers in Seattle to 300, it looks like some … …read more Source: […]

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Mizzou’s Michael Sam gets put to the test at NFL Combine – Kansas City Star

Kansas City StarINDIANAPOLIS — Nearly two weeks to the day after he rocketed into public consciousness by announcing he is gay, Missouri defensive end Michael Sam finally got a chance at the NFL Combine on Monday to do what he’s wanted to all along — put football …Elkington makes disparaging tweet about SamWashington PostSteve Elkington’s […]

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Winston On Facing Yankees – ESPN

ESPNTAMPA, Fla. — In little more than a month, Jameis Winston went from leading the Florida State Seminoles to the NCAA football championship to serving as a fifth-inning defensive replacement in a spring training baseball game against the New York Yankees.Recapping the Jameis Winston vs. New York Yankees MatchupBleacher ReportJameis Winston, Florida State will face […]

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Stephen Holder: Michael Sam handles Combine media session flawlessly – Indianapolis Star

Indianapolis StarIt was difficult to tell which shined brighter Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium: the hot lights of the many cameras poin… Loading… Post to Facebook. Stephen Holder: Michael Sam handles Combine media session flawlessly on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1fa4DeI.NFL: Michael Sam wants focus to return to fieldSan Jose Mercury NewsMichael Sam seizes moment at combineESPN (blog)Michael […]

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Michael Sam seizes moment at combine – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)But when Michael Sam, the NFL’s first openly gay draft hopeful stood before a huge array of cameras, digital recorders and smartphones sending his image to Twitter on Saturday at the NFL’s scouting combine, he simply owned the moment. He was …2014 NFL combine: Examining Michael Sam, the football playerCBSSports.comMichael Sam shows a healthy […]

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History not on Broncos’ side as Super Bowl runners-up – Longmont Daily Times-Call

Longmont Daily Times-CallBroncos head coach John Fox, left, speaks as Vice President John Elway, right, listens during an end-of- season news conference at the NFL football team’s headquarters in Englewood on Feb. 4. Both are confident Denver can return to the Super Bowl next …Super Bowl disappointment lingers for John FoxSeahawks.comBroncos’ Fox on Super Bowl: […]

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Report: Chris Christie, other NJ celeb, stiff winner of fantasy league – The Star-Ledger

Report: Chris Christie, other NJ celeb, stiff winner of fantasy leagueThe Star-LedgerGov. Chris Christie owes a fellow fantasy football league competitor $500, according to the New York Post’s Page Six. Citing sources, the report says Christie joined a fantasy league associated with the WFAN sports show “Boomer and Carton” and stiffed … …read more Source: […]

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Speed Coach Prepares NFL Prospects for Combine – New York Times

New York TimesAhead of the N.F.L.’s scouting combine, with workouts set to begin Saturday, Evans and about 20 other top college football prospects arrived most mornings at a picturesque field in Southern California to learn the art of sprinting from Ryan Flaherty, a …2014 NFL Combine: 5 takeaways from the Johnny Manziel experienceCBSSports.comHe’s short, he’s […]

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Bill O’Brien settling in as Houston Texans prep for No. 1 overall pick in 2014 … – The Patriot-News

The Patriot-NewsHouston Texans head coach Bill O’Brien answers questions during a news conference at Reliant Stadium on Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, in Houston. O’Brien comes to the Texas, replacing Gary Kubiak, after two seasons as the head coach at Penn State.Houston Texans coach Bill O’Brien: ‘You can’t compare guys to Tom Brady’MassLive.com (blog)Manziel sticks to […]

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Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett says contract extension talks haven’t … – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett answers a question during a news conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. (Michael Conroy / AP). After all, there haven’t been any discussions this off-season between …Jason Garrett: No contract talksESPN (blog)Garrett publicly isn’t fretting lack of job securitySan Antonio […]

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Report To The NFL On Issues Of Workplace Conduct At The Miami Dolphins

This, called “Report To The NFL On Issues Of Workplace Conduct At The Miami Dolphins is the full 142 page report on what’s really the issue between Richie Incognito and Jonathan Martin, who were fellow offensive linemen with the Miami Dolphins. Jonathan Martin, the standout Stanford University student-athlete, left the Miami Dolphins and later claimed […]

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Asteroid the size of three football fields zips by earth in ‘close call’ – fox4kc.com

fox4kc.comAn asteroid with an estimated diameter of three football fields zoomed by Earth late Monday, missing our home by about that distance. It traveled at some 27,000 miles per hour. The asteroid came just about a year after a relatively small asteroid blew up over …SPACE VID: Watch JUMBO ASTEROID 2000 EM26 buzzing EarthRegisterAsteroid races […]