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NFL to musicians: Pay us for Super Bowl gig

Halftime at the Super Bowl is arguably the largest stage available to…

Tony Stewart

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Gibbs offers support for Tony Stewart

Joe Gibbs believes that Tony Stewart will eventually overcome the…

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Report: Ohio State loses QB Miller for season

Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller, considered a preseason…

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Report: Jones 'physically restrained' from drafting Manziel

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones did not deny a report that he was…

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Gibbs offers support for Tony Stewart

Joe Gibbs believes that Tony Stewart will eventually overcome the trauma associated with the accident that killed sprint car driver Kevin Ward Jr. earlier this month.

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Report: Ohio State loses QB Miller for season

Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller, considered a preseason contender for the Heisman Trophy, sustained a dislocated right shoulder in practice on Monday and ESPN reported that he will miss the…

Johnny Manziel, Cleveland Browns jersey, NFL Draft

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Report: Jones 'physically restrained'...

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones did not deny a report that he was physically restrained in the team draft room from turning in Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel as their first-round pick.

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Vikings, Kluwe finalize settlement

Former punter Chris Kluwe and the Minnesota Vikings reached a settlement that calls for the team to donate to multiple groups that support gay rights.

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Maryland to provide lifetime degree guarantee

Football and basketball players and all student-athletes at Maryland will be offered a lifetime degree guarantee, the university announced Tuesday.

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Report: Gibson to return as Diamondbacks...

Struggling through a disappointing season, the Arizona Diamondbacks are expected to retain Kirk Gibson as manager next year, according to a report.

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Teenager Verstappen to make Formula One...

Red Bull's Max Verstappen will make Formula One history in 2015, as the youngest driver in the history of the sport.

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Cardinals DT Dockett tears ACL

Arizona Cardinals defensive tackle Darnell Dockett suffered a torn ACL during Monday's practice and will be lost for the season, the team announced on its website.

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Report: Vikings' Simpson may face suspension

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson missed practice Monday to attend a hearing in New York that will help determine whether the NFL will suspend Simpson for his November drunken-driving…

Jim Irsay Colts owner arrested

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Irsay asks for trial to be delayed

Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay is seeking a delay in his trial on charges of operating while intoxicated, the Indianapolis Star reported Monday.

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White Sox's Dunn ponders retirement

Adam Dunn isn't sure what he will decide to do in the offseason about the rest of his baseball career.

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NHL roundup: Leafs sign No. 1 pick Nylander

The Toronto Maple Leafs signed first-round draft pick forward William Nylander to a three-year entry level contract, the team announced Monday.

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NBA roundup: Cleamons expected to join...

The New York Knicks will add Jim Cleamons to new coach Derek Fisher's staff, the Los Angeles Times reported Monday.

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Former Giants RB Wilson jumps into track

Former New York Giants running back David Wilson wants to get his athletics career back on track by pursuing the Olympics.

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Report: Marion to sign with Cavs

Forward Shawn Marion informed the Cleveland Cavaliers that he intends to sign a free-agent deal with them this month, even though the team can only pay him the league's minimum salary, according to…

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