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 2021-09-22 16:56 

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Justin Fields to start for Bears vs. Browns...

Justin Fields will start for the Bears on Sunday in Cleveland. Bears coach Matt Nagy announced today that Fields will start. Nagy said Andy Dalton, who has started the first two games of the season, is....

 2021-09-22 16:52 

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Carson Wentz will not practice on Wednesday...

After spraining both of his ankles during Sunday's loss to the Rams, quarterback Carson Wentz will be sidelined for at least the first practice of Week Three. Head coach Frank Reich told reporters....

 2021-09-22 16:42 

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Lamar Jackson on flip into end zone: I'm kind of sore, but I'd probably do it again...

Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson didn't just run into the end zone when he scored the go-ahead touchdown in last Sunday night's 36-35 win over the Chiefs. Jackson did a forward flip into the end....

 2021-09-22 16:31 

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John Harbaugh: "We'll see" if Rashod Bateman can return next week...

When the Ravens placed receiver Rashod Bateman on injured reserve to start the season, the hope was he would be able to return in September. Bateman underwent surgery to repair a groin issue in August. It....

 2021-09-22 16:30 

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Does Tom Brady feel vindicated by winning Super Bowl in Tampa? "Damn right," his father says...

Tom Brady Sr. has said plenty of things over the years regarding the relationship between his son and the Patriots, many of which have come to fruition. With Tom Jr. soon returning to Foxboro for his first....

 2021-09-22 16:03 

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Antonio Brown placed on COVID-19 list...

The Buccaneers could be without one of their key offensive contributors for Sunday's showdown with the Rams. Tampa Bay announced that the team has placed receiver Antonio Brown on the reserve/COVID-19....

 2021-09-22 15:47 

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Russell Gage will be limited in practice with ankle injury...

Russell Gage suffered an ankle injury during the second quarter of Atlanta's Week Two loss to Tampa Bay. While the wide receiver was able to return to the contest, he might not be available for Week....

 2021-09-22 15:44 

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Texans call up Jeff Driskel from practice squad to back up Davis Mills...

With Texans quarterback Tyrod Taylor on injured reserve, Jeff Driskel will take his place on the active roster. Driskel is being called up from the practice squad, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. So....

 2021-09-22 15:34 

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Jaguars signing Nevin Lawson...

The Jaguars have found another piece for their secondary. Per NFL Media's Ian Rapoport, Jacksonville is signing cornerback Nevin Lawson after he visited with the club on Tuesday. Lawson was suspended....

 2021-09-22 15:21 

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Tua Tagovailoa out this week, Jacoby Brissett starts for Dolphins vs. Raiders...

Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa will miss at least one game after suffering fractured ribs on Sunday. Coach Brian Flores confirmed today that Tagovailoa is out Sunday against the Raiders. Jacoby....

 2021-09-22 15:15 

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Flyers' Hayes among NHL players to start 2021-22 season injured...

The Flyers announced that Kevin Hayes is expected to miss six-to-eight weeks following surgery. Hayes ranks among many NHL players to start 2021-22 injured....

 2021-09-22 14:54 

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Report: NFL has "no immediate plans" to modify enforcement of the taunting rule...

For the second time since 2014, the NFL has made its longstanding taunting rule a point of emphasis. The NFL won't be de-emphasizing that any time soon. Via Mark Maske of the Washington Post, the....

 2021-09-22 14:26 

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Matt Ryan: I think we're capable of keeping ourselves relevant late into the season...

Through two weeks, the Falcons have not looked like a contender. While they were able to cut their deficit against the Buccaneers to three points in the second half of their Week Two loss, a pair of fourth-....

 2021-09-22 14:23 

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Mike Tomlin: Trai Turner was "more than apologetic" after ejection for spitting...

Steelers guard Trai Turner was ejected from Sunday's game for spitting at a Raiders player, but Pittsburgh coach Mike Tomlin says he didn't chew Turner out for it. Tomlin says Turner felt worse than....

 2021-09-22 14:22 

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Las Vegas Xfinity, Truck starting lineups...

Las Vegas Xfinity and Truck starting lineups: Here is how the field will line up for this weekend's NASCAR playoff races at Las Vegas Motor Speedway....

 2021-09-22 14:20 

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Airing of Grievances: Rodgers criticizes criticism...

Mike Florio and Chris Simms air out the beef they have with Aaron Rodgers complaining about criticism aimed towards the Packers after their Week 1 blowout loss to the Saints....

 2021-09-22 14:20 

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Pierre-Luc Dubois declares 'I'm back;' set for fresh start in Winnipeg...

Pierre-Luc Dubois declares 'I'm back;' set for fresh start in Winnipeg: Dubois still isn't pleased with how poorly he performed in Winnipeg....

 2021-09-22 14:04 

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Broncos signing Micah Kiser off Rams practice squad...

With Josey Jewell going to injured reserve with a pectoral injury, Denver is adding some depth to its linebackers. According to multiple reports, the Broncos are signing Micah Kiser off the Rams practice....

 2021-09-22 14:00 

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Nets GM say team "had very positive conversations" about Harden, Irving extensions...

The Nets locked down Kevin Durant with a max contract extension, and GM Sean Marks is confident the same will happen with James Harden and Kyrie Irving....

 2021-09-22 13:48 

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Lions place Ifeatu Melifonwu on IR, sign Daryl Worley to active roster...

Dealing with another injury in the secondary, the Lions have made a few roster moves. After head coach Dan Campbell said rookie cornerback Ifeatu Melifonwu would be out for a little while with a thigh....

 2021-09-22 13:44 

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Jared Goff is now 0-9 without Sean McVay...

Quarterback Jared Goff won plenty of games with Sean McVay as Goff's head coach. Without McVay, the first overall pick in the 2016 draft is still waiting for his first career victory. As a reader....

 2021-09-22 13:24 

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2021-22 NHL offseason trade tracker...

2021-22 NHL offseason trade tracker: Every deal from all 32 teams: Your one-stop shop for every NHL trade made by all 32 teams this offseason....

 2021-09-22 13:24 

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PHT Morning Skate: Training camp questions; Hughson retires...

NHL Links: Training camp questions; Hughson retires: What to expect as camps open, and the longtime hockey play-by-play man hangs up his mic....

 2021-09-22 13:24 

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NHL Free Agency 2021: Every signing by all 32 teams...

NHL Free Agency 2021: Every signing by all 32 teams: The NHL free agent market opened Wednesday, July 28 and there will be plenty of action....

 2021-09-22 13:24 

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Blue Jackets bet on Elvis Merzlikins with five-year extension...

The Blue Jackets made a big bet on Elvis Merzlkins being their goalie of the future. Will the five-year Merzlikins extension pay off for Blue Jackets?...

 2021-09-22 12:56 

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Mitch Wishnowsky is the NFC special teams player of the week...

The 49ers and Eagles didn't put up many points in their Week Two matchup. One of the players who prevented Philadelphia's offense from having many scoring chances has been rewarded for his....

 2021-09-22 12:51 

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Daniel Carlson kicks his way to AFC special teams player of the week...

The Raiders improved to 2-0 with a win over the Steelers last Sunday and kicker Daniel Carlson's foot figured heavily into the action. Carlson made three field goals in three tries in the first half....

 2021-09-22 12:48 

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Mike Edwards earns NFC defensive player of the week...

Buccaneers safety Mike Edwards was flagged for taunting after his second pick-six of the fourth quarter when he turned around and backed into the end zone. It was probably worth it. Edwards has been named....

 2021-09-22 12:44 

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Odafe Oweh named AFC defensive player of the week...

It hasn't taken long for Ravens first-round pick Odafe Oweh to make an impact in the NFL. Oweh came up with a huge play to help the Ravens seal a 36-35 win over the Chiefs last Sunday night. Oweh....

 2021-09-22 12:37 

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Derrick Henry is the AFC offensive player of the week...

The Titans needed a huge second half to beat the Seahawks in Week Two and they got one thanks to Derrick Henry. Henry ran for 147 yards and three touchdowns after halftime as the Titans wiped out a 15-point....

 2021-09-22 12:00 

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LeBron organizing pre-training camp Lakers team workouts in Las Vegas...

LeBron James has the Lakers doing what they did before their title season, going on a pre-training camp workout and bonding weekend in Las Vegas....

 2021-09-22 11:18 

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Dan Campbell: Derrick Barnes deserves a shot at linebacker...

The Lions have given up 76 points through the first two weeks of the season and their bid to improve on that performance may include giving fourth-round pick Derrick Barnes more time at linebacker. Barnes....

 2021-09-22 10:52 

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Jordan Hicks playing bigger role in Cardinals defense than initially expected...

For most of the offseason, Jordan Hicks looked like the odd man out at linebacker for the Cardinals. Arizona drafted Zaven Collins in the first round and immediately began talking about him starting....

 2021-09-22 10:49 

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Tom Brady thinks the NFL is getting "a little softer"...

He may look young, but he thinks old. 44-year-old Tom Brady, in the latest installment of the Let's Go! podcast, shouted at some clouds regarding his perception that football has gotten "softer....

 2021-09-22 10:26 

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Report: Dolphins making a change on offensive line...

The Dolphins are reportedly making a change to their starting lineup on offense. Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald reports that the team is expected to insert second-round pick Liam Eichenberg into the....

 2021-09-22 09:08 

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Jerry Jones wants Cowboys to be more conservative on special teams...

Cowboys owner and General Manager Jerry Jones saw something he didn't like from his special teams in Sunday's win over the Chargers. The Cowboys tried to block a Chargers punt on fourth-and-20....

 2021-09-22 05:06 

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Browns promote Ifeadi Odenigbo from practice squad...

The Cleveland Browns promoted defensive end Ifeadi Odenigbo from the practice squad on Tuesday to fill the roster spot vacated by moving wide receiver Jarvis Landry to injured reserve. Odenigbo spent the....

 2021-09-22 03:41 

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Trial to settle claim over right of first refusal in potential Broncos sale to begin Wednesday...

While the familial fracas over the future controlling interest of the Denver Broncos was largely put to bed when a lawsuit between factions of the Bowlen family was dismissed in July, there is an ongoing....

 2021-09-22 02:34 

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Rams activate Chris Garrett from COVID-19 list...

The Rams activated linebacker Chris Garrett from the COVID-19 reserve list Tuesday. Garrett went on the list Sept. 2, missing the first two games of the season. He recently began working out lightly on the....

 2021-09-22 01:46 

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Giants place Nick Gates on injured reserve...

The Giants placed offensive lineman Nick Gates on injured reserve Tuesday, five days after his gruesome injury. In his first career start at left guard, Gates fractured his lower left leg. He stayed in....

 2021-09-22 01:29 

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Mike Tomlin: Taunting needed to be addressed...

How did taunting become a point of emphasis? NFL coaches wanted it. The coaches subcommittee, which is made up of Andy Reid, Brian Flores, John Harbaugh, Sean McDermott, Sean McVay, Kyle Shanahan, Kevin....

 2021-09-22 01:08 

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If season started today not all Nets would meet NYC vaccine mandates, but should when season starts...

Nets GM Sean Marks said he expects all his players to be available when the season starts....

 2021-09-22 00:30 

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Angels outfielders Mike Trout, Jo Adell likely done for the year...
 2021-09-22 00:28 

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Safety Blitz SNF preview: Packers vs. 49ers...

Rodney Harrison and Jac Collinsworth look ahead to the NFL Week 3 Sunday Night Football game featuring Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers against the undefeated San Francisco 49ers....

 2021-09-22 00:28 

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Safety Blitz: Turn the Page Tuesday, NFL Week 2...

The New York Jets and Cincinnati Bengals had tough Week 2 games, giving Rodney Harrison and Jac Collinsworth plenty to talk about on Turn the Page Tuesday....

 2021-09-22 00:28 

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Stefan Parsons to run full Xfinity schedule in 2022...

Stefan Parsons will run the full NASCAR Xfinity Series schedule in 2022 for B.J. McLeod Motorsports, the team announced Tuesday....

 2021-09-21 23:54 

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Aaron Rodgers complains about those who criticized his lackluster Week One effort...

The guy who reportedly wanted his team's G.M. to be fired apparently wants some media members to lose their jobs, too. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who seems to be using his weekly visits with....

 2021-09-21 23:44 

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Broncos place Josey Jewell on injured reserve...

The Broncos announced Tuesday they have placed inside linebacker Josey Jewell on injured reserve. Jewell has a significant pectoral injury. He played 21 snaps on defense and four on special teams before....

 2021-09-21 23:33 

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Los Angeles Kings: 2021-22 NHL Season Preview...

A preview of the Los Angeles Kings' 2021-22 season. Will the 2021-22 Kings make a step forward in their rebuild, or stumble after some aggressive moves?...

 2021-09-21 23:33 

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Safety Blitz: Top 5 headlines from NFL Week 2...

Rodney Harrison and Jac Collinsworth run down the five best stories coming out of Week 2 of the NFL season, including early MVP candidates and Lamar Jackson's big week....

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