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Hall of Famers threaten to skip ceremony until NFL provides insurance

A number of current Pro Football Hall of Fame inductees claim they will not attend future induction ceremonies until they receive health insurance and an annual salary that includes a share of the league’s revenue, they state in a letter sent to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell Tuesday, according to ESPN’s Arash Markazi. The letter was sent by Ha… NFL | ...

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Prescott shoves Giants aside as Cowboys win home opener

Dak Prescott accepted the challenge. The Dallas quarterback threw a 64-yard touchdown pass to Tavon Austin on the third play of the game and the Cowboys sacked Eli Manning six times in a 20-13 victory over the New York Giants on Sunday night. The Dallas defence was strong again, just as in an opening loss at Carolina, as the Cowboys ...

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How does the Bills' season get worse? A player retired at halftime

As if Bills coach Sean McDermott didn’t have enough to worry about in trailing the Chargers 28-6 at halftime on Sunday, he had to contend with veteran cornerback Vontae Davis quitting on the team. “Pulled himself out of the game. He communicated to us that he was done,” McDermott revealed after a 31-20 loss. McDermott provided no other details except to ...

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Browns cut ties with Josh Gordon, trade WR to Patriots

Josh Gordon’s strange, stuttering career will start anew in New England. Bill Belichick and Tom Brady have a new offensive toy. The Browns severed ties for good with the problematic wide receiver by trading him to the Patriots for a fifth-round draft pick on Monday, ending a relationship the team did all it could to save. The deal came together ...

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Wayward NFL kickers get the boot

Zane Gonzalez got kicked to the curb. The Browns released the wayward kicker on Monday after his four misses on Sunday in New Orleans cost Cleveland its first win since 2016 with a 21-18 loss to the Saints. Also Monday, the Minnesota Vikings waived rookie kicker Daniel Carlson after the fifth-round draft pick pulled all three of his field goal attempts ...

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Bears' defence shines in win over Seahawks

Khalil Mack had one of six sacks against Russell Wilson, Prince Amukamara returned an interception 49 yards for a touchdown and the Chicago Bears beat the Seattle Seahawks 24-17 Monday night to give coach Matt Nagy his first career victory. Mack sprinted out of the tunnel to a neat ovation prior to his first appearance at Soldier Field since a ...

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