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Neymar nets 2 as Barca beats PSG 2-0 to reach CL semifinals

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) Neymar scored two goals as Barcelona beat Paris Saint-Germain 2-0 on Tuesday to seal its return to the Champions League semifinals, joining Europe's elite four teams for the seventh time in eight seasons. Neymar had already netted Barcelona's first goal in its 3-1 first-leg win, and the Brazil striker struck in the 14th and 34th minutes to crush PSG's already...
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Is Todd Gurley the answer for Arizona Cardinals at running back?

There has been a lot speculation about what the Cardinals will do in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft. Revenge of the Birds has answered a lot of that speculation at least in terms of who the draft experts are selecting.  They have looked at 20 mock drafts and Gurley is the name that comes up most often. It is no secret that the Cardinals are looking for a RB to potentially...
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Larry Fitzgerald says he can still 'play at a high level'

Larry Fitzgerald is coming off a down year that saw him catch just 63 passes for 784 yards and only 2 touchdowns.It is natural for fans, coaches and players to wonder how much he still has left in the tank after an amazing 11-year playing career. Fitzgerald is confident he can still put up those gaudy numbers everyone was used to seeing from him. Fitzgerald told the Arizona Republic...
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Canucks' Burrows out for Game 4 with upper-body injury

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) Vancouver Canucks forward Alexandre Burrows is out for Game 4 of the playoffs against Calgary after injuring his upper body during the morning skate. The team said on Twitter on Tuesday that he was taken to the hospital as a precaution but did not elaborate on the injury. The 34-year-old player was in obvious pain when he was hurt and left the ice quickly....
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Jaguars' Bortles hones mechanics, drops weight in offseason

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) By the end of last year, Blake Bortles' arm was tired - worn down by months of NFL draft preparation, countless practices and then the grind of his rookie season. He noticed something else about his body, too. ''I was kind of fat,'' Bortles said Tuesday as the team began its offseason conditioning program. The Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback has taken steps...
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Leg injury leaves Mirotic's status in doubt for Bulls

CHICAGO (AP) The Chicago Bulls could be without forward Nikola Mirotic for Game 3 of their first-round playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks because of an injured left knee. Mirotic's status is in doubt after he was hurt in a scramble for a loose ball with the Bucks' Zaza Pachulia on Monday. A day later, he had his knee and thigh wrapped and was walking with a noticeable limp...
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Injured Tim Clark withdraws from Match Play Championship

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) The PGA Tour says Tim Clark of South Africa has withdrawn from the Match Play Championship next week because he's still recovering from an elbow injury. Clark has not played since the Sony Open in early January. Luke Donald is not playing because of his brother's wedding, so Clark will be replaced by Francesco Molinari of Italy in the 64-man field. The...
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Cowboys officially re-sign running back Dunbar, punter Jones

IRVING, Texas (AP) The Cowboys have re-signed running back Lance Dunbar and punter Chris Jones to one-year contracts worth $1.5 million. Both were restricted free agents. Dunbar worked his way into a change-of-pace role out of the Dallas backfield as an undrafted free agent out of North Texas three years ago. He had 362 all-purpose yards last season, topped by 217 yards receiving...
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Receivers still working to find way at Michigan

While much attention went to the quarterback battle at Michigan this spring, there are also questions at wide receiver after the team's top playmaker, Devin Funchess, opted to leave school early. The spring game did not yield many answers, but veteran receiver Jehu Chesson told TheWolverine.com what the new coaching staff is looking for as it establishes a pecking order. "Ball security...
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Colts quarterback gathers support for child health program

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck threw and caught a pass Tuesday during a visit to the Indiana Statehouse during which he promoted a health and fitness initiative for children. Luck and Riley Hospital for Children's top doctor spoke to the Indiana House and Senate as lawmakers adopted a resolution recognizing the success of the hospital's ''Change the...
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NHL analyst Olczyk gets break from hockey to handicap Derby

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) Eddie Olczyk is on his way to the Kentucky Derby. The NHL analyst will take a break from the playoffs and turn handicapper when NBC Sports Group's coverage of the Derby begins April 29 and ends with the Run for the Roses on May 2. The announcement was made Tuesday. Olczyk is not new to the racing scene, although this is his first Derby assignment. Last year...
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Michigan SR linebacker makes Lott Trophy watch list

Joe Bolden is more than a quote-maker for the Michigan football team. He is also a fine linebacker who has been recognized by the The Pacific Club IMPACT Foundation as one of the finest young men in college football, leading to his nomination for the 2015 Lott IMPACT Trophy. According to the club, Lott Trophy nominees "are considered for their academic standing at their university...
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Report: Former 49er, Buckeye calls Harbaugh 'clinically insane'

When Michigan's coaching search began last fall with the firing of Brady Hoke, many in the media seemed to think bringing Jim Harbaugh back to Ann Arbor would be too tall of a task. "Why would a coach who led the San Francisco 49ers to the Super Bowl leave the NFL for a college job?" the conventional wisdom went. But when the 49ers missed the playoffs, Harbaugh and the club parted...
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AP Interview: Wade's summer will be spent thinking ahead

MIAMI (AP) Dwyane Wade is thinking about retirement. No, it's not imminent. That being said, there is a target date that the Miami Heat guard and three-time NBA champion has in mind. It's a closely guarded secret that he said he's only sharing for now with his wife, Gabrielle Union. The way he's talking, next season won't be his last. But at 33, the next chapter isn't far away for...
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Red Sox DH Ortiz gets one-game suspension for contact with ump

  Boston designated hitter David Ortiz has been suspended for one game and fined by Major League Baseball. MLB said Ortiz was punished by senior vice president Joe Garagiola Jr. for making contact with umpire John Tumpane during the fifth inning of Sunday's game against Baltimore. Ortiz was ejected by Tumpane after the batter was upset that third base ump Jerry Meals called a swing...
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Herrera suspended five games, Ventura fined for incident vs A's

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Major League Baseball suspended Kansas City's Kelvin Herrera for five games and fined him and fellow pitcher Yordano Ventura after both targeted Brett Lawrie during a testy series against Oakland over the weekend. Herrera was tossed in the eighth inning of Sunday's game after throwing behind Lawrie. Ventura was ejected from Saturday's game when he hit Lawrie with...
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Bears got that bling, as in their championship rings

Lost in the haze of the College Football Playoff committee leaving the Big 12 out of the inaugural four-team bracket, was the fact that the Baylor Bears claimed back-to-back conference championships. That they had to share the title with the TCU Horned Frogs is of little consequence, especially now that the Bears have their 2014 championship rings.As everybody knows, the bling is...
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Bears are built for success in the trenches

Even the most casual football fan knows that everything starts in the trenches. If the offensive line can't block, forget it. If the defensive line gets flattened, see you next year.The Baylor Bears recently wrapped up their spring practices and while they will break in new quarterback Seth Russell, they at least know they'll have his back. Literally.The offensive line is loaded...
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TCU hero Chris Callahan back to kick, but who will punt?

For most Baylor fans, Chris Callahan might forever go down in Baylor lore as the kicker who finally gave TCU the boot in the Bears' thrilling 61-58 victory, an instant classic if there ever was one.As for Callahan, he's got 2015 to worry about. Overall, Callahan nailed all four of his field-goal attempts against the Horned Frogs, but overall he wasn't nearly as effective throughout...
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Raiders owner donates $50K to help prevent domestic violence

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) The Oakland Raiders have partnered with the Biletnikoff Foundation and Tracey's Place of Hope as part of an effort to prevent domestic violence and sexual assault. The Raiders announced Tuesday that owner Mark Davis donated $50,000 to Fred and Angela Biletnikoff. Davis presented the donation Monday night during the annual golf tournament benefiting the Biletnikoff...
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Vikings won't trade Adrian Peterson if he's still on the roster after next week

A source close to both the Minnesota Vikings and St. Paul Pioneer-Press reporter Chris Tomasson, has revealed some new information regarding the potential trade of star running back Adrian Peterson.   Tomasson's source said that Minnesota will not look into any trade scenarios involving Peterson if they're brought to Vikings' brass after next week. The team will use the lead up...
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Broncos' C.J. Anderson remains humble after breakout year

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) Emmanuel Sanders couldn't help but notice running back C.J. Anderson sauntering around the Denver Broncos headquarters this month ''with his chest a little big.'' Who could blame him? The third-year pro burst onto the NFL scene last season, earning a Pro Bowl invitation after rushing for 849 yards and eight TDs despite not starting until Nov. 16. New coach...
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President Barack Obama offers condolences to Steve Byrnes during NASCAR visit

The loss of FOX NASCAR broadcaster and analyst Steve Byrnes was felt widely throughout the NASCAR community on Tuesday. Many offered their thoughts, prayers and memories to the family on social media, and the loss of Byrnes was even felt at the White House in Washington, D.C. President Barack Obama took a moment during an event honoring 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Kevin Harvick...
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Judge rules for Notre Dame in ESPN lawsuit

Notre Dame’s campus police department records are not public a St. Joseph County judge ruled this week, according to Jeff Parrott of the South Bend Tribune. ESPN, the entity which filed the lawsuit, can still press further and appeal the ruling. However, that decision has not yet been made, Parrott reports. Despite his ruling, the judge did share "discomfort" in the fact that...
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Royals' Herrera suspended, Ventura fined after incidents vs A's

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Major League Baseball suspended Kansas City's Kelvin Herrera for five games and fined him and fellow pitcher Yordano Ventura after both targeted Brett Lawrie during a testy series against Oakland over the weekend. Herrera was tossed in the eighth inning of Sunday's game after throwing behind Lawrie. Ventura was ejected from Saturday's game when he hit Lawrie with...
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