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Atlanta Falcons safety Quincey Mauger clowns around with defensive end Takkarist McKinley during an NFL football practice Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Flowery Branch, Ga. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
May 30, 2018 - 6:39 pm
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Matt Ryan barked out a play, took the snap and zipped a pass to the receiver who played his college ball at Alabama. Nope, it wasn't Julio Jones. He's sitting out the team's voluntary offseason program. So it was Calvin Ridley — a first-round draft pick from the Crimson...
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May 30, 2018 - 1:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal judge in Philadelphia heard arguments Wednesday in the NFL's request for a special investigator to look into what the league says are fraudulent claims in a $1 billion concussion settlement. The league last month cited an independent study it said found that more than...
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May 30, 2018 - 12:26 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal judge in Philadelphia is scheduled to hear arguments in the NFL's request for a special investigator to look into what the league says are fraudulent claims in a $1 billion concussion settlement. The league last month cited an independent study it said found that more...
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New York Jets' Jermaine Kearse, left, Kelvin Beachum talk to reporters after a practice at the NFL football team's training camp in Florham Park, N.J., Tuesday, May 29, 2018. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
May 29, 2018 - 5:59 pm
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Jermaine Kearse was far from pleased last week when he heard the details of the NFL's new policy on the national anthem. The veteran wide receiver and his New York Jets teammates couldn't be happier, though, to have the full support of acting owner Christopher Johnson. "...
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FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2018 file photo, the Philadelphia Eagles celebrate their 41-33 win over the New England Patriots at the NFL Super Bowl 52 football game, in Minneapolis. The frigid Super Bowl brought $370 million in net new spending to the "Bold North" Twin Cities area, according to a report released Tuesday, May 29, 2018, by Gov. Mark Dayton's office and the local host committee. The final tally by Rockport Analytics came in $50 million over the consulting company's pre-Super Bowl projections. (AP Photo/Bruce Kluckhohn File)
May 29, 2018 - 2:34 pm
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Frigid Super Bowl LII brought $370 million in net new spending to the "Bold North" Twin Cities area, according to a report released Tuesday by Gov. Mark Dayton's office and the local host committee. The final tally by Rockport Analytics came in $50 million over the consulting...
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Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby, left, is scored on by Vegas Golden Knights left wing Tomas Nosek, of the Czech Republic, during the third period in Game 1 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Monday, May 28, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
May 29, 2018 - 12:39 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — In a single nine-minute stretch of the third period, the Washington Capitals dramatically took the lead before the Vegas Golden Knights replied with two goals of their own. Washington's Tom Wilson also flattened Vegas forward Jonathan Marchessault with a blindside hit that could...
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Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom, center, of Sweden, celebrates his goal on Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, left, during first period in Game 1 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Monday, May 28, 2018, in Las Vegas. (Harry How/Pool via AP)
May 28, 2018 - 10:41 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on Game 1 of the Stanley Cup between the Washington Capitals and Vegas Golden Knights (all times local): 7:35 p.m. Vegas and Washington are putting on a show in the Stanley Cup Final opener. Tom Wilson put the Capitals ahead early in the third period and Ryan Reaves...
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Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom, center, of Sweden, celebrates his goal on Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, left, during first period in Game 1 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Monday, May 28, 2018, in Las Vegas. (Harry How/Pool via AP)
May 28, 2018 - 10:17 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on Game 1 of the Stanley Cup between the Washington Capitals and Vegas Golden Knights (all times local): 7:10 p.m. It's all tied up after the first two periods in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final. The Vegas Golden Knights killed their first penalty with a little help from...
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Vegas Golden Knights center William Karlsson, right, of Sweden, celebrates his goal with left wing James Neal, center, as Washington Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie skates away during first period in Game 1 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Monday, May 28, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
May 28, 2018 - 9:58 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on Game 1 of the Stanley Cup between the Washington Capitals and Vegas Golden Knights (all times local): 6:45 p.m. One of the hottest shows on the Strip isn't showing signs of slowing down. Reilly Smith put the Vegas Golden Knights ahead early in the second period and...
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Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson, right, tries to knock the puck out of the air and away from Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Brayden McNabb during first period in Game 1 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals, Monday, May 28, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
May 28, 2018 - 8:45 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on Game 1 of the Stanley Cup between the Washington Capitals and Vegas Golden Knights (all times local): 5:40 p.m. The Vegas Golden Knights have jumped out to a 1-0 lead less than 10 minutes into the opening game of the Stanley Cup Final against Washington. Colin Miller...
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