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Brennan: Goodell, NFL grappling with new reality

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a press conference for Super Bowl XLIX.(Photo: Matthew Emmons, USA TODAY Sports) PHOENIX — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell arrived a few minutes early to his annual Super Bowl news conference. It was good that … Continue reading

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Armour: Team game affects Sherman baby decision

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman and his girlfriend, Ashley Moss, are expecting a child any day now.(Photo: Kirby Lee, USA TODAY Sports) PHOENIX – Richard Sherman’s girlfriend is due any day now with the couple’s first child. Of course, he’s … Continue reading

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NFL awards: Our expert picks for MVP, ROY, more

Aaron Rodgers 12hr USA TODAY Sports’ NFL staff casts votes for MVP, other awards Texans DE J.J. Watt is our unanimous choice for defensive player of the year. But can he bring home some MVP support? (Troy Taormina, USA TODAY Sports) … Continue reading

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Serena wins sixth career Aussie Open

Serena Williams celebrates after winning against Maria Sharapova of Russia in their women’s finals match at the Australian Open on Jan. 31. She won 6-3, 7-6 (5).(Photo: Barbara Walton, EPA) MELBOURNE, Australia – Serena Williams thought she had won the … Continue reading

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Disaster: Tiger shoots highest score of career

Tiger Woods walks off the 15th tee box after hitting his drive into the lake during the second round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open.(Photo: Rob Schumacher, Arizona Republic) SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – His body language screaming misery on a cold, … Continue reading

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Peyton Manning expects ‘decision soon’ on future

News Sports Life Money Tech Travel Opinion Settings Full Forecast Crosswords Your Take Ad Meter 2015 Video Stocks Apps Best-Selling Books Classifieds College Corrections Interactives Markets Newsletters Photo Galleries Portfolio Tracker Scores USA NOW USA Weekend Video Network Web to … Continue reading

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Weidman-Belfort UFC 184 main event canceled

Chris Weidman The heavily anticipated UFC middleweight title fight between champ Chris Weidman and top challenger Vitor Belfort is off. MMAjunkie has learned from several sources close to the promotion that Weidman has suffered an injury in training and has been forced … Continue reading

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Brennan: Goodell, NFL still grappling with new realities

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a press conference for Super Bowl XLIX.(Photo: Matthew Emmons, USA TODAY Sports) PHOENIX — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell arrived a few minutes early to his annual Super Bowl news conference. It was good that … Continue reading

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Rose: ‘No truth’ to criticism of Bulls’ Thibodeau

Bulls guard Derrick Rose has a close relationship with coach Tom Thibodeau(Photo: Winslow Townson, USA TODAY Sports) Do the Chicago Bulls have problems, as Derrick Rose sees it? Yes. Is coach Tom Thibodeau the root of all that ails them? … Continue reading

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People keep pulling fire alarm in Patriots’ hotel

(Getty Images) For the second time in three nights, the New England Patriots were awoken in their hotel by a false fire alarm. On Tuesday, the alarm sounded at 1:30 a.m. for approximately 10 minutes. The incident was deemed an … Continue reading

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