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Devon Still opens up about daughter’s fight with cancer on ‘TODAY’

The Bengals lineman talks about the decision to make his daughter Leah’s story public and bring awareness to pediatric cancer. Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Devon Still’s memory of explaining the situation to his daughter is heartbreaking. “There was one point that stuck out to me. She was crying and I remember her ...

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Seahawks vs. Washington 2014: Seattle looking for 3rd win after early bye week

The Seattle Seahawks and Washington will meet in primetime on Monday Night Football in Week 5. The Seattle Seahawks took on Washington in the 2012 NFL Playoffs. It was a game that featured prominent rookie quarterbacks in Russell Wilson and Robert Griffin III, and it was a showcase for the new breed. Two seasons later, Wilson is quarterbacking the defending ...

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Jaguars apologize for mascot’s bad ebola joke

The Jaguars are very sorry about that ebola joke. On Sunday, Jaguars mascot Jaxson DeVille made a bad ebola joke. On Monday, the Jaguars apologized in an email statement. “Improvisation and humor have both been key elements to the character of Jaxson DeVille, especially when he performs at home games,” Jaguars President Mark Lamping said. “On Sunday, the person who has ...

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Week 7 college football opening lines, topped by Auburn over Mississippi State

Two of the top three teams in the nation clash when No. 2 Auburn visits No. 3 Mississippi State on Saturday. Full opening spreads below. The No. 3 Mississippi State Bulldogs are a perfect 5-0 straight and 4-1 against the spread over their last five games, including a 48-31 home win over Texas A&M last Saturday. The Bulldogs will try ...

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NBA, ESPN agree to framework on new live streaming package

As part of a new television contract that will pay the NBA $ 2.67 billion through the 2024-25 season, ESPN has negotiated a new online, live streaming video package that will show regular season games. The service will reportedly be available to people who aren’t cable or satellite subscribers, according to the Wall Street Journal. Gaining the online video rights was ...

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Derrick Shelby arrested, tased 3 times for resisting arrest

Shelby was suspended indefinitely by the Dolphins on Monday for a weekend incident that ended with the Dolphins defensive end in custody. The Dolphins suspended Derrick Shelby indefinitely on Monday, two days after the defensive end was arrested for a weekend incident in a Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. nightclub, according to Andrew Abramson of the Palm Beach Post. Shelby, 25, was allegedly ...

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Mississippi is the center of the college football universe. How did we get here?

With the nation watching, both Ole Miss and Mississippi State came up with enormous wins on Saturday and were rewarded with top-five poll rankings. “College GameDay” had never been to the state before, and now it’ll be there two straight weeks. In my August trip to England, I wrote, “In a continent that has seen wars, plagues, and disaster, you ...

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Ryan Mathews could miss more time with injury; Branden Oliver worth a fantasy look

Ryan Mathews is still nursing a sprained MCL and could miss more time. We break down the fantasy implications. San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews is dealing with a sprained MCL that has now forced him out of three consecutive games, and stands to force him out of a couple more, at least. Mathews is out “probably at least ...

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Woman celebrates 100th birthday by flying a stunt glider

Nora Brier is the coolest 100-year-old we know. Nora Brier was born just 11 years after the Wright Bros. plane. On her 100th birthday she was afforded an opportunity most people half her age would be terrified of: Flying a stunt glider. The centenarian took control for over half the flight, and handled taking a loop like a boss. Any ...

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LeSean McCoy makes several Rams miss, then fumbles

LeSean McCoy did plenty of evadin’ (moving backward all the while) and even held the ball out all showboat-like, then WHOOPS: This is pretty much the football equivalent of this classic Knicks possession. SBNation.com – All Posts

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