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Gronk promises he will play Sunday

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Star tight end Rob Gronkowski stood in front of his Gillette Stadium locker Monday and announced he will be playing i…

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Panthers QB Newton returns to practice field

Panthers QB Newton returns to practice field

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers quarterback Cam Newton returned to the practice field wearing an oversized flak jacket designed to provide add…

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In the NFL, imitation is often a form of flattery

In the NFL, imitation is often a form of flattery

NEW YORK (AP) — Troy Vincent pounds his fists on a conference room table and smiles.

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AP source: Chiefs' Alex Smith agrees to extension

AP source: Chiefs' Alex Smith agrees to extension

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — When he was traded to the Kansas City Chiefs last offseason, quarterback Alex Smith professed his admiration for coach…

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49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violence

49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violence

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald was arrested early Sunday on felony domestic violence charges after …

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Sam clears waivers, meets with Fisher

Sam clears waivers, meets with Fisher

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Michael Sam was probably never an ideal fit with the St. Louis Rams and it had absolutely nothing to do with his sexual orientation.

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Jonathan Martin makes 49ers' 53-man roster

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Offensive lineman Jonathan Martin, who had a tumultuous departure from the Miami Dolphins last October amid a bully…

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Sam cut from Rams, but may still have NFL future

Sam cut from Rams, but may still have NFL future

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Not long after Michael Sam waved to an adoring crowd at Missouri's season opener, he looked down at his cell phone.

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Champ Bailey, Michael Sam among NFL cuts

Champ Bailey, Michael Sam among NFL cuts

For the first time in his career, Champ Bailey was told he isn't good enough.

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Saints cut Bailey, Meachem, both kickers

Saints cut Bailey, Meachem, both kickers

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — The New Orleans Saints included 12-time Pro Bowl cornerback Champ Bailey, veteran receiver Robert Meachem and both kicker…

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Fisher: Sam was no distraction in training camp

Fisher: Sam was no distraction in training camp

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher says he was in Michael Sam's corner from the start and that having the first openly gay play…

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49ers' Aldon Smith apologizes for suspension

49ers' Aldon Smith apologizes for suspension

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has apologized to the organization and its fans after receiving a nine-game su…

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49ers linebacker Aldon Smith suspended by NFL

49ers linebacker Aldon Smith suspended by NFL

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have been preparing for months to play on without Aldon Smith over an extended period.

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Green-Ellis, Moorman among early wave of NFL cuts

The Law Firm has closed up shop in Cincinnati.

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Vikings WR Simpson gets 3-game suspension by NFL

Vikings WR Simpson gets 3-game suspension by NFL

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson has been suspended for three games for violating the NFL's substance abuse p…

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Manziel willing to share nickname with A&M's Hill

Manziel willing to share nickname with A&M's Hill

CLEVELAND (AP) — Johnny Manziel's ready to hand off his nickname. Or at least share it.

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NFL preseason capsules

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Lions third-string quarterback Kellen Moore threw two touchdown passes in a 23-0 win over Buffalo on Thursday night …

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Novak's 4 field goals lift Bolts over Cards, 12-9

Novak's 4 field goals lift Bolts over Cards, 12-9

SAN DIEGO (AP) — In just more than one week, the guys who were on the sidelines Thursday night will be on the field, and the ones who were on …

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NFL preseason capsules

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Lions third-string quarterback Kellen Moore threw two touchdown passes in a 23-0 win over Buffalo on Thursday night …

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Dolphins top Rams 14-13 in preseason finale

Dolphins top Rams 14-13 in preseason finale

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Marcus Thigpen showed why he might not make the Miami Dolphins.

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