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Kurt Coleman says 'Thieves Ave.' won't change because Josh Norman is gone

4:26 PM ET David NewtonESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Panthers, NFL for 11 years More than 25 years experience covering NFL, college football and NASCAR Joined ESPN in 2006 SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Remember that “Thieves Avenue” sign that last season … Continue reading

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Patrick Peterson arrives at Cardinals training camp in a helicopter

3:49 PM ET Josh WeinfussESPN Staff Writer Close Covered the Cardinals since 2012 Graduate of Indiana University Member of Pro Football Writers of America TEMPE, Ariz. — Who needs a car to get to training camp when you can fly? … Continue reading

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Jags RB addresses how car ended up in pond

4:01 PM ET Mike DiRoccoESPN Staff Writer Close Covered University of Florida for 13 seasons for ESPN.com and Florida Times-Union Graduate of Jacksonville University Multiple APSE award winner JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Jacksonville Jaguars running back Denard Robinson said his car … Continue reading

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Melo can't believe Wade left Heat for Bulls

3:46 PM ET Nick FriedellESPN Staff Writer Close Nick Friedell is the Chicago Bulls beat reporter for ESPN Chicago. Friedell is a graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and joined ESPNChicago.com for its launch … Continue reading

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Kubiak to Broncos: Time to chase another title

3:57 PM ET Jeff LegwoldESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Broncos for nine years for Denver Post and Rocky Mountain News Previously covered Steelers, Bills and Titans Member of Pro Football Hall of Fame Boardof Selectors since 1999 ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — … Continue reading

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Brees, 37, says he can play well beyond age 40

4:13 PM ET Mike TriplettESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Saints for eight years at New Orleans Times-Picayune Previously covered LSU football, San Francisco 49ers Iowa native and University of Iowa graduate WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — Drew Brees‘ age might … Continue reading

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Brown willing to take Marshall's high-stakes bet

2:13 PM ET Jeremy FowlerESPN Staff Writer Close ESPN staff writer Previously a college football reporter for CBSSports.com University of Florida graduate LATROBE, Pa. — Antonio Brown is shaking off Brandon Marshall‘s challenge like a cornerback. After Marshall bet a … Continue reading

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Gordon apologizes before rejoining Marlins

2:01 PM ET Associated Press MIAMI — Marlins second baseman Dee Gordon issued an apology on Twitter addressed primarily to his young fans as he returned from an 80-game suspension for a positive drug test. “I know I let you … Continue reading

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CFP shifts dates to avoid New Year's Eve conflict

12:29 PM ET Heather DinichESPN Staff Writer Close College football reporter Joined ESPN.com in 2007 Graduate of Indiana University All College Football Playoff semifinal games will be played on Saturdays or holidays after the event saw ratings plummet on New … Continue reading

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Turn 4: NASCAR's burning questions

3:00 PM ET Our experts weigh in on four of the biggest questions in NASCAR. This week, we hit Joe Gibbs Racing, solutions for Indy and the mystery surrounding the 88 car: Turn 1: How could Joe Gibbs Racing get … Continue reading

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