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Former NFL Player, Longtime College Coach Dead At 59

On Friday afternoon, the college football world lost a beloved figure when a longtime assistant coach passed away. Calvin Magee, the offensive coordinator at Jacksonville State, died this week, according to a statement from the team. He was just 59 years old. Jacksonville State head coach Rich Rodriguez issued a...
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Exclusive: Former NFL quarterback Vick coming out of retirement

May 20 (Reuters) - Michael Vick, the once-dynamic NFL quarterback whose involvement in a dogfighting ring halted a breathtaking career in its prime, has agreed to come out of retirement to join startup league Fan Controlled Football, a source told Reuters on Friday. Vick, a former first overall draft pick...
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Super Bowl Champion Retires After 16 Seasons in NFL

A Super Bowl champion is calling it a career. This week, Sam Koch, punter for the Baltimore Ravens, announced his retirement after 16 seasons in the NFL. He will now join the Ravens' coaching staff as a special teams consultant. Koch spent his entire career with the Ravens and played in 239 consecutive games before missing his first game in 2020 when he was placed on the Reserve COVID-19 list.
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NFL world reacts to Deshaun Watson news

Deshaun Watson has been the talk of the NFL offseason for a number of different reasons. It was always expected that Watson was going to be traded at some point from the Houston Texans, but the Cleveland Browns shocked everyone by swooping in and trading for the three-time Pro Bowler, leaving former starting quarterback Baker Mayfield in a precarious situation with the Browns organization.
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Green Bay Packers Release Veteran Kicker

The Green Bay Packers have released kicker J.J. Molson. General manager Brian Gutekunst announced the transaction on Friday, per Packers.com. Molson spent the last few weeks of the 2020 season and the entirety of the 2021 season on the Packers' practice squad. Before joining the Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2020, he notched an solid four-year collegiate career with the UCLA Bruins (2016-19).
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Conversation Between Justin Thomas, Caddie Going Viral

Former PGA Champion Justin Thomas got off to a hot start in Round Two of the PGA Championship. But an interesting conversation he had with his caddie is getting just as much attention. While playing one of his holes, Thomas started having a discussing with his caddie, Jim "Bones" Mackay...
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A.J. Brown Has Strong Message For Titans Fans

It was recently announced that Eagles wide receiver A.J. Brown was no longer going to hold his football camp at Nashville's Montgomery Bell Academy this June. On Friday, he released a statement on his decision. First and foremost, Brown apologized for letting his young fans down. Then, he explained that...
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Switching PGA courses after mob rampage a success for all bar Trump

The violent scenes at the US Capitol last year led to the PGA taking its major tournament away from former president’s Bedminster course and awarding it to Southern Hills. The horrors associated with a violent mob rampaging around the US Capitol last year meant a subsequent decision relating to a golf tournament barely registered. Donald Trump’s Bedminster golf course had been announced as the 2022 US PGA Championship’s host venue in 2014. With Trump caught in the middle of the Capitol storm, the PGA of America changed its plan, and Southern Hills in Tulsa, Oklahoma was the beneficiary at short notice.
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Raiders Reportedly Sign Veteran Wide Receiver

Last Friday, the Las Vegas Raiders traded wide receiver Bryan Edwards and a conditional seventh-round pick to the Atlanta Falcons for a fifth-round pick. Exactly one week later, they added a new wideout to their receiving corps. NFL Network's Ian Rapoport announced that Las Vegas has signed wide receiver Jordan...
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Seen hidden-ball tricks? Well, not this one

The Minor Leagues are where you go to hone your skills and learn your craft. It’s where you go to really understand the game of baseball. During Thursday’s Double-A game against Frisco, Corpus Christi outfielder Justin Dirden learned to keep his head on a swivel at all times as a slight lack of awareness resulted in a rather embarrassing moment for the 24-year-old.

Nets parting ways with notable Kevin Durant favorite?

Kevin Durant endured plenty of tumult this season with the Brooklyn Nets, and now one of his favorite people may no longer be with the team to boot. Veteran basketball writer Marc Stein reports this week that Nets director of development Adam Harrington will “likely” be leaving the team in what is being called an “unexpected” move.
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This Lions-Browns Trade Sends Baker Mayfield To Detroit

The biggest question around the NFL quarterback landscape is now what will happen to Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield. The former number one overall pick is hearing the music slowdown and still does not have a seat in this game of musical chairs. Perhaps one team that would trade for him is the Detroit Lions?
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2 Coaches Move On To Final Round For Lakers: Fans React

The Los Angeles Lakers aren't ready to hire a new coach just yet, but they're making significant progress in their coaching search. According to ESPN insider Adrian Wojnarowski, Milwaukee Bucks assistant Darvin Ham and former Portland Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts are among the candidates who have advanced to the final round of interviews for the Lakers.
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Pitt WR Jordan Addison reportedly transferring to USC on NIL mega-deal, will make more than JuJu Smith-Schuster with the Chiefs in 2022

For weeks, the college football world has hung on the future on star Pitt wide receiver Jordan Addison. With Kenny Pickett under center in 2021, Addison racked up 100 catches, nearly 1,600 yards, and 17 touchdowns, averaging just shy of 16 yards per grab. With Pickett headed to professional pastures, however, Addison entered the transfer portal, destination unknown ... until Thursday that is.
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Luka Doncic Reportedly Battling Illness

Earlier this week, the Dallas Mavericks fell in the Western Conference Finals opener to the Golden State Warriors. Luka Doncic led all Mavericks scorers with 20 points as the team managed just 87 points in a 112-87 loss. While Doncic led the team in scoring, he certainly didn't play his best game.
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Analyst Names Most "Underrated" Quarterback In NFL History

When discussing the great quarterbacks of NFL history, a few names tend to get left in the wind. On Friday's episode of Good Morning Football on NFL Network, analyst Peter Schrager named his top-five most "underrated" quarterbacks of all time. Sitting atop his list at No. 1 is former Tennessee...
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