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Mock draft 2.0: Jadeveon Clowney to Texans, Johnny Manziel goes No. 8 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWith the annual NFL scouting combine complete, USA TODAY Sports’ Nate Davis re-assesses this year’s rookie prospects with a new mock draft: 1. Houston Texans — Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina: There are significant questions about each of the …NFL Combine 2014: Top Prospects Who Must Bounce Back from Lackluster …Bleacher Report2014 NFL Draft: […]

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Former Cleveland Browns lineman wants ‘shameful, sickening’ word removed … – The Plain Dealer

Former Cleveland Browns lineman wants ‘shameful, sickening’ word removed …The Plain DealerCLEVELAND, Ohio – Reggie Rucker vividly remembers the only time a white player called him the n-word during his 12-year NFL career. It occurred during his 1970 rookie season with the Dallas Cowboys, and the slur came from a teammate. Rucker’s … and more […]

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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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Aaron Harang looking for peace and a job with Cleveland Indians (video) – The Plain Dealer

The Plain DealerFrancona: Cabrera looks stronger, likes what he sees from C.C. Lee. Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona: “Cabrera looks stronger”; and he likes what he sees in rookie relief pitcher Chen-Chang Lee, glad they brought him up to the majors last season.Cleveland a good fit for AxfordToledo BladeCleveland Indians – PlayerWatchGlobalPostSantana ready to field […]

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Dave Tollefson, a two-time Super Bowl winner with Giants, announces retirement – The Star-Ledger

Dave Tollefson, a two-time Super Bowl winner with Giants, announces retirementThe Star-LedgerThe defensive end, who spent the 2012 season with the Oakland Raiders, logged 10 sacks and three forced fumbles over a five year Giants career. He bookended his time in East Rutherford with Super Bowl wins as a rookie in 2007 and in his […]

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Things could get wild this weekend – ESPN

ESPNA high-scoring game is expected Saturday night when the New Orleans Saints visit the Philadelphia Eagles. An Ice Bowl-like game is expected when the San Francisco 49ers visit the Green Bay Packers on Sunday. Can the Indianapolis Colts repeat their …Fumble in first clash with 49ers changed Eddie Lacy’s rookie seasonUSA TODAYNFL wild-card picks: Red-hot […]

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Browns fire head coach Rob Chudzinski after one season – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe Cleveland Browns didn’t wait until Black Monday to make a head coaching change. In a somewhat surprising move, the Browns dismissed rookie coach Rob Chudzinski on Sunday night, about six hours after Cleveland’s season ended with a 20-7 loss to …Cleveland Browns fire coach Rob ChudzinskiLos Angeles TimesBrowns fire Rob ChudzinskiABC NewsBrowns fire […]

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Bills’ Marrone backs off on QB Manuel’s status – Washington Post

Washington PostORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone is sounding less confident about rookie quarterback EJ Manuel’s chances of starting in the season finale at New England this weekend. Marrone sidestepped questions Monday about Manuel’s …EJ Manuel: EJ Manuel may miss Week 17Rotoworld.comDoug Marrone hedges his bet on EJ Manuel starting season finaleBuffalo […]

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Canucks 2, Jets 1 – Reuters

ReutersCanucks 2, Jets 1: Defenseman Chris Tanev scored to snap a tie midway into the third period and rookie Eddie Lack turned aside 15 shots in relief of an injured Roberto Luongo as Vancouver claimed its sixth straight home victory and ninth in 11 overall …Roberto Luongo leaves game with injuryUSA TODAYNHL results, Dec. 22San […]

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Ben there, done that: LeBron James teaches a posterizing lesson – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comSacramento Kings rookie forward Ben McLemore learned the hard way that when LeBron James is driving to the basket and has a chance to dunk, trying to draw a charge isn’t the best method of defense. The Miami Heat superstar threw down a monster …LeBron James Dunks OVER Ben McLemoreNBA.comLeBron James shows the Chiefs some […]

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Capitals’ Tom Wilson cleared in hit on Brayden Schenn – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWashington Capitals forward Tom Wilson’s booming check on Philadelphia’s Brayden Schenn probably drew more pre-hearing consternation than any recent one. Capitals coach Adam Oates called it a clean hit and general manager George McPhee called it …Capitals rookie Tom Wilson working his way along NHL learning curveWashington TimesNHL Makes Right Call on Tom WilsonCapitals […]

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76ers’ Michael Carter-Williams released from hospital – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia 76ers rookie point guard Michael Carter-Williams was released from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania on Sunday after spending three nights being treated for a skin infection on the front of his right knee. The early …Clippers’ power trio plays well when needed in 94-83 win over 76ersLos Angeles TimesClippers […]

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Carmelo Anthony: Knicks ‘playing to lose’ – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comFirst, Carmelo Anthony blasted the Knicks’ effort. Now, he’s focusing on the team’s lack of confidence and poise. One thing hasn’t changed: the losing, in particular at Madison Square Garden. Carmelo Anthony (AP Photo). After the Knicks extended their losing …Carmelo Anthony: Losses take tollESPNInjuries are ruining the NBA seasonUSA TODAYKnicks rookie Tim Hardaway Jr.’s […]