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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Timmy Brown, a running back and kick returner who won an NFL championship with the Philadelphia Eagles in 1960, has died. He was 82. The Eagles announced Tuesday that Brown died on Saturday. “Timmy Brown was an all-time great Eagle and one of the most dynamic multipurpose players of his era. He …

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ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Las Vegas Raiders signed defensive back Damarious Randall to a one-year contract in their latest move to try to upgrade a porous defense. The Raiders announced the signing Tuesday after agreeing to the deal pending a physical last week. The Raiders signed Randall to a $3.25 million contract after another …

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<img class="caas-img has-preview" alt="NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman. (Bruce Bennett / Getty Images)” src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/imnshRiJS2P4fBraxHzJQA–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTQyNi42NjY2NjY2NjY2NjY3/https://media.zenfs.com/en/la_times_articles_853/2b2cf508fab3327874dc70f69bafe16f” data-src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/imnshRiJS2P4fBraxHzJQA–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTQyNi42NjY2NjY2NjY2NjY3/https://media.zenfs.com/en/la_times_articles_853/2b2cf508fab3327874dc70f69bafe16f”>NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman. (Bruce Bennett / Getty Images) A third player on the Colorado Avalanche has tested positive for COVID-19, the NHL announced Tuesday, not long after Commissioner Gary Bettman acknowledged for the first time that it might not be possible …

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WASHINGTON (AP) — It has long seemed like a virtual certainty that the Redskins will take Chase Young with the second pick in the NFL draft. If the Cincinnati Bengals select LSU quarterback Joe Burrow first overall as expected, the Ohio State pass-rusher and Heisman Trophy finalist would fall into Washington’s lap. The Redskins have …

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Montreal (AFP) – Edmonton Oilers center Colby Cave was placed in a medically induced coma and admitted to a hospital critical care unit Tuesday after a brain bleed, the NHL club said Tuesday. The 25-year-old forward was at home in suburban Toronto with the league season shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic when he …

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Los Angeles (AFP) – National Hockey League commissioner Gary Bettman acknowledged Tuesday the 2019-2020 season could be abandoned as administrators wait to see how the coronavirus pandemic unfolds across North America. In an interview with NBC Sports Network, Bettman said the NHL was leaving all options on the table as the league attempts to plot …

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The 1985 Oilers earned our Best NHL Team Ever honours, and it wasn’t particularly close. (Getty) The 1985 Edmonton Oilers is the greatest team to ever lace up in the NHL, and there’s very little doubt about it. After being named the NHL’s “Greatest NHL Team of All Time” via the league’s centennial celebration fan vote …

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The 1985 Oilers earned our Best NHL Team Ever honours, and it wasn’t particularly close. (Getty) The 1985 Edmonton Oilers is the greatest team to ever lace up in the NHL, and there’s very little doubt about it. After being named the NHL’s “Greatest NHL Team of All Time” via the league’s centennial celebration fan vote …

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One was a sure thing. The other was debatable. Can somebody please explain how Aaron Rodgers made the All-Decade Team over Drew Brees? Rodgers is the most overrated QB of his generation. Can’t wait to hear Shannon try to defend this at 10 E tomorrow on Undisputed. — Skip Bayless (@RealSkipBayless) April 7, 2020 The …

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2019 season stats: 196 rushes, 1,218 rushing yards, 7 rushing TDs, 24 receptions, 216 receiving yards, 1 receiving TD I haven’t had a running back in a mock draft in months, but I looked at the Miami depth chart after free agency and … yikes. Jordan Howard, who was hurt in Philly last year, is …

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