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Redskins' Norman fined $48620 for hit vs. Giants receiver

Try my best to be the best teammate that I possibly can be. "It's our job to help him with that process and maturing". "I wouldn't mind but I'm really focused on putting up as many points as we can. Moss was a lightning rod for controversy early in his career with the Minnesota Vikings. The difference in opinion obviously isn't a big deal in the long run, but it's surprising to see Beckham be upfront in his disagreement. Read More

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Dolphins take advantage of Browns' kicking woes to win first game

Dolphins take advantage of Browns' kicking woes to win first game

Pryor appeared in 15 games for the Oakland Raiders as quarterback, throwing for 1,953 yards and 9 touchdowns. "We made a great to come back and give ourselves a chance at the end", Kessler said. Dolphins C Mike Pouncey (hip) missed a third straight game, and his replacement - Anthony Steen - left with an ankle injury 15 seconds into the fourth quarter, so Miami turned to third-stringer Kraig Urbik. Read More

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Linebacker Vince Biegel out 2-4 weeks after foot surgery, report says

Linebacker Vince Biegel out 2-4 weeks after foot surgery, report says

Biegel, a third-team all-Big Ten pick last season, has nine tackles, including two for loss, and two hurries. The news is a tough blow as Wisconsin, which is ranked #8, heads to MI to face the 4th ranked Wolverines on Saturday. Garret Dooley and Zack Baun are the No. 2 outside linebackers on UW's depth chart. Watt leads UW in sacks (4½) and tackles for loss (5½) and is second in total tackles (18). Read More

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Rio 2016 ParalympicsGames come to end in ceremony tinged with sadness

Rio 2016 ParalympicsGames come to end in ceremony tinged with sadness

The president of the International Paralympic Committee, Philip Craven passed the Paralympic flag to the governor of Tokyo, Yuriko Koike. International Paralympic Committee president Philip Craven recognised the warmth of the hosts, the first South American country to stage the quadrennial Games, and said in his closing speech: "Your vocal support has been even more lovely than your stunning city". Read More

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Diaz, with heavy heart, powers Cards past Reds 12-5

The Cardinals hit five-home runs including Aledmys Diaz' emotional grand slam in the fourth inning. Cincinnati starter Robert Stephenson (2-3) ended up allowing five runs in four innings. The Reds are 5-17 in their last 22 during game 4 of a series and 13-3 in Strailys last 16 starts. "Just a nightmare inning in the fourth inning". Read More

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Cowboys WR Dez Bryant has hairline knee fracture

He injured his knee against the Chicago Bears in the first quarter, and while he did return to finish the game, he is undergoing some medical examinations. Over at ESPN, they are reporting that Collins is seeking a second opinion in hopes of avoiding surgery, but they also quote a source that says pain tolerance has nothing to do with the issue. Read More

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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has words with Mamadou Sakho

With the addition of Liverpool's Main Stand then, the owners have delivered something special to improve attendance, revenue and noise at Anfield, now it's over to Klopp's men to get those new thousands of fans out of their vastly comfier seats! The 49-year-old told reporters: "It's much too early to be satisfied with anything this season. Read More

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Team North America beats Finland

In other words, good luck. Yes, Team North America has an age cap (23 and under) but let's not pretend players under 24 are automatically overmatched against a team of "adults". The media has been around them a lot. "I thought he was going to have a hell of a game and he did", coach Todd McLellan said. "We couldn't kill the momentum". Read More

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Carson Wentz's bandwagon is getting full

Carson Wentz's bandwagon is getting full

The Eagles went through a tumultuous string of events to get to this point: firing Chip Kelly, hiring Doug Pederson , re-signing Sam Bradford , trading up twice in the draft, selecting Carson Wentz with the second overall pick, naming Bradford the starter, trading Bradford to the Vikings, naming Wentz the starter, and winning the first three games of the season with a rookie quarterback while not committing a single turnover and leading the National Football League in point ... Read More

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Bears Sign Bell, Place Fuller on IR

Bears Sign Bell, Place Fuller on IR

Bell, 30, has tallied 22 career touchdowns and averaged 4.0 yards on 561 carries. The Bears are looking to add depth to their backfield after Jeremy Langford suffered sprained ankle in Sunday's loss to the Dallas Cowboys . Offensively, the Lions are averaging 27.0 points and 413.7 total yards (312.7 in passing and 101.0 in rushing) per game. He appeared in seven games with three starts as a rookie, compiling 25 tackles, one tackle-for-loss and two fumble recoveries. Read More

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Beckham, Norman annoyed at NFL's pregame lecture to them

Amusing as that is, once again we're left with the impression that while Josh Norman might be a bit of a jerk, Odell Beckham Jr .is a bit of a toddler. "I get it. I don't want to be in a position to do something to make it worse". "They pulled me off to the side and said, "We are not going to make a mockery of the game", Norman said". Read More

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