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Vikings to give Adrian Peterson a balanced workload

Adrian Peterson will no longer be called on to carry the ball 384 times as the Minnesota Vikings have stocked their offense with pass-catching weapons and a promising young quarterback in Teddy Bridgewater. “No question that the workload will be a lot more balanced than in the past because the organization has done an outstanding job of acquiring talent and other explosive pieces...
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June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Buccaneers claim TE Tim Wright off waivers

Once again, Tim Wright is a Buccaneer. Wright was traded from Tampa Bay to the New England Patriots last year in exchange for Logan Mankins.  After the Patriots waived Wright on Thursday, the Bucs claimed him off waivers on Friday. The Bucs shipped Wright and a fourth-round draft pick to New England in August to acquire Mankins, who started all 16 games last year. Wright caught...
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Cavaliers want David Blatt to rely more on veteran bench

Cavaliers coach David Blatt has yet to play Shawn Marion, Kendrick Perkins or Brendan Haywood in the NBA Finals.  He’s also allowed Mike Miller to play just a combined 14 minutes through four games. LeBron James says the decision to expand the rotation is up to Blatt, but hinted that it could help him and others get some more rest. “That’s the coach’s decision if he decides...
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Report: Dez Bryant might skip Cowboys opener if no deal signed

Dez Bryant wants a long-term contract and he’s considering skipping the Dallas Cowboys season opener to get one. From ESPN’s Chris Mortensen: Dez Bryant is contemplating not reporting to the Dallas Cowboys for the regular season opener unless he is signed to a long-term contract by July 15, according to sources familiar with the receiver’s negotiation strategy. Bryant has...
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Antonio Brown singles out Senquez Golson: ‘Smooth guy’

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown singled out rookie Senquez Golson as one of the young defensive backs showing something during OTAs. “Really like 27,” Brown said of Golson. “Smooth guy, doesn’t really say too much. Seems like he’s focusing on his business. I’m liking what I’m seeing from him.” Golson appreciates the praise. “I couldn’t ask for...
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Police issue 4 charges against Brandon Spikes

Former New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes was issued a citation Friday from the Massachusetts State Police for speeding, negligent driving and other motor vehicle offenses from an accident earlier this week. Spikes’ damaged Mercedes was found abandoned on I-495 in Foxborough on Sunday. The Patriots released him on Monday. Police determined that Spikes was speeding...
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June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Bucks to go after Tyson Chandler, Brook Lopez

The Milwaukee Bucks traded away forward Ersan lyasova to the Detroit Pistons in exchange for Caron Butler and Shawne Williams Thursday in a cap clearing move.  The Bucks are expected to waive both players, giving them $22 million in cap space this summer. According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, the Bucks plan to use the salary cap space to sign Dallas’ Tyson Chandler and...
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Jimmy Graham says blocking is all about ‘want-to’

Seattle Seahawks tight end Jimmy Graham is out to prove that he’s willing and able to block. “Listen, man, I’m 270 pounds. I can block anybody I want to,” he said to 710 ESPN Seattle. “It’s all about want-to. We’ll see come this first Sunday.” Graham is known for his pass-catching abilities, but wasn’t asked to block often in New Orleans. Seattle’s Michael...
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Albert Pujols passes Mickey Mantle with home run No. 537

Albert Pujols took sole possession of 16th place on Major League Baseball’s all-time home run list Thursday night when he launched a ninth-inning fastball from Tampa Bay Rays right-hander Preston Guilmet into the left-field seats at Tropicana Field for the 537th homer of his career. The home run broke a tie with Mickey Mantle.  Next up for the Los Angeles Angels first baseman...
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LeBron James: ‘I got a few stitches and I got a little headache’

LeBron James suffered a bloody gash on his head Thursday night after falling into a cameraman late in the second quarter in Game 4 of the NBA Finals. James drove to the basket and was fouled by Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut. James hit the deck and his head collided with the cameraman. “I was just trying to regain my composure, and I was holding my head. It was...
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Andre Iguodala, Warriors beat Cavs to even Finals

Andre Iguodala and Stephen Curry each scored 22 points to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 103-82 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers Thursday night to send the series back to Oakland tied at two games apiece. Warriors coach Steve Kerr started Iguodala over center Andrew Bogut, and moved Draymond Green to center.  Iguodala drained four 3-pointers and kept LeBron James in check...
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Is Jay Cutler facing his last chance with the Chicago Bears?

Jay Cutler is a name that has a hot and cold greeting when it comes to the city of Chicago. There are some Chicago Bears fans that still have faith in him, while there are others who hate him and want the franchise to get rid of him as soon as possible. It has been a rough situation for Cutler to play through, and he is facing what is expected to be a make or break season in 2015...
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June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Paul George preparing to play power forward in 2015-16

The Indiana Pacers are going to play a faster offensive tempo next season according to Larry Bird, and it is going to change quite a bit about the team that has made it to two out of the last three Eastern Conference Finals. Paul George is expected to play some power forward, and he talked about getting ready to play in the new system. “I’ll be ready for it. I’m working on...
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Nuggets to work out Murray State PG Cameron Payne

The upcoming offseason is going to be very busy for the Denver Nuggets, and there is a good chance that they could make a big trade or two. Recent reports have stated that they could look to deal star point guard Ty Lawson, and they are looking into potential replacements for him. According to Chris Dempsey, the Nuggets are bringing in Murray State point guard for a pre-draft workout...
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June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

T.Y. Hilton won’t sign extension with Colts this season

Ryan Grigson and the Indianapolis Colts were hoping that they could find a way to lock star wide receiver T.Y. Hilton up to a long-term deal prior to the start of the 2015 season. Unfortunately, things didn’t end up going down that way. According to a report from Mike Chappel, Hilton will not be signing an extension this season with the Colts. After listening to #colts GM Ryan...
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J.R. Smith arrives for Game 4 on a Hovertrax

Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith arrived for Game 4 of the NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena in style. Smith glided into the arena on a Hovertrax, the first portable, double wheeled, self balancing device. Now THAT’S how you arrive for an #NBAFinals game @TheRealJRSmith https://t.co/dTuXhzd8VB — NBA on TNT (@NBAonTNT) June 11, 2015 A Hovertrax retails for $1,495.00 and...
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J.R. Smith arrives for Game 4 on a Hovertrax

Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith arrived for Game 4 of the NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena in style. Smith glided into the arena on a Hovertrax, the first portable, double wheeled, self balancing device. Now THAT’S how you arrive for an #NBAFinals game @TheRealJRSmith https://t.co/dTuXhzd8VB — NBA on TNT (@NBAonTNT) June 11, 2015 A Hovertrax retails for $1,495.00 and...
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Matt Kemp tackled by umpire as benches clear

San Diego’s Matt Kemp was hit by a Julio Teheran pitch, which lead to the benches clearing in the first inning of the Padres game against the Atlanta Braves. As both teams came together, umpire Jordan Baker held Kemp back and didn’t let go.  Kemp tried to make a move to the Braves pitcher, but Baker would have none of it, tackling Kemp to the ground. Teheran and Kemp both...
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June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Broncos need to sign Pro Bowl G Evan Mathis

Pro Bowl guard Evan Mathis is available and the Denver Broncos should sign him.  Mathis is on the market after the Philadelphia Eagles decided to release him on Wednesday over a contract dispute. Mathis would fit right into the Broncos zone-blocking scheme and would be a huge upgrade from Ben Garland and journeyman Shelley Smith at the left guard spot. With left tackle Ryan...
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June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Etling chooses to transfer from Purdue Boilermakers

Danny Etling was expected to be the savior at the quarterback position for the Purdue Boilermakers, but ended up being a major bust. His career with Purdue ended this afternoon, when he asked for and was granted his release from the football program. He will now seek a transfer to continue his college football career elsewhere. Purdue QB Danny Etling has been granted his release...
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Patriots, Matt Flynn agree to deal

The New England Patriots and quarterback Matt Flynn agreed to terms on a contract on Thursday, reports ESPN. Flynn worked out for New England on Wednesday. Pats wanted a veteran QB for camp like they had in the past with Ryan Mallett. Told by several “has nothing to do with Brady situation” — Dianna Marie Russini (@diannaESPN) June 11, 2015 Still, Flynn provides the Patriots...
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Eagles release Pro Bowl G Evan Mathis

The Philadelphia Eagles released Pro Bowl guard Evan Mathis on Thursday. The team hasn’t announced the move, but Mathis tweeted a farewell to Philadelphia shortly after the news broke. Thanks for the memories Philly. — Evan Mathis (@EvanMathis69) June 11, 2015 Mathis has missed the Eagles’ offseason workouts while he disputes his contract. He has made two Pro Bowls...
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Bucks trade Ersan Ilyasova to Pistons

The Milwaukee Bucks have traded forward Ersan Ilyasova to the Detroit Pistons in exchange for Caron Butler and Shawne Williams, reports Yahoo Sports. Milwaukee has traded forward Ersan Ilyasova to Detroit for Caron Butler and Shawne Williams, league sources tell Yahoo. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) June 11, 2015 The 27-year-old Ilyasova had been with the Bucks his entire...
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Matthew Dellavedova’s conditioning will hurt the Cavs title chances

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova was hospitalized after Game 3 of the NBA Finals because he was dehydrated. While Dellavedova says he’s totally fine now and will play in Game 4, his lack of conditioning will eventually hurt the Cavaliers because they desperately need him to come through each game like he did in Game 3? Before cramping up, Dellavedova scored 20...
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June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Matt Flynn discussing deal with the New England Patriots

If the New England Patriots are going to play it safe, they will end up signing a veteran backup quarterback to help as they have to play the first four games of the regular season without Tom Brady. There is a good chance that Jimmy Garoppolo will be just fine, but if he’s not then a veteran would be much needed. According to a report from Dianna Marie Russini, the Patriots are...
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June 11, 2015  |  Discuss
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