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Bills' McCoy hires defense attorney amid probe

7:09 PM ET Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy has hired a prominent Atlanta defense attorney amid a police investigation into a home invasion that sent his former girlfriend to the hospital after she was allegedly b… www.espn.com – NFL

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Raptors' new head coach plans to hold DeRozan accountable on defense

For such an uneventful hire, newly promoted Toronto Raptors head coach Nick Nurse is saying a lot of what the fans want to hear. Nurse is currently coaching some of the younger Raptors players at Las Vegas Summer League, but still made time to challenge his longest-tenured veteran in DeMar DeRozan</a… NBA | theScore

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Party's over: Eagles get back to work with roster primed for title defense

At 12:01 a.m. on June 15, the Eagles ceased to be Super Bowl champions. Nothing can take away Nick Foles outdueling Tom Brady and Brandon Graham‘s heroic strip sack in the fourth quarter that sealed the franchise’s first Super Bowl title. But the message coach Doug Pederson delivered to his team this spring after the completion of minicamps is that ...

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Report: Butler took issue with Wiggins' work ethic, defense

Nobody seems particularly happy within the Minnesota Timberwolves organization despite the franchise making its first playoff appearance in more than a decade this past season. The latest apparent issue to come to light concerns Jimmy Butler and <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///nba/players/319… NBA | theScore

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Raiders install new defense while Mack stays away

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) Paul Guenther is installing a new defense for the Oakland Raiders with the most important part of the unit missing. Star pass rusher Khalil Mack remains away from the Raiders in a contract dispute this offseason while Guenther works on rebuilding a defense that has been one of the league’s worst for more than a decade. ”He’s ...

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Off the Bench podcast: Does James Harden have the right mindset to ever get better on defense?

Carmelo Anthony entered the league as a green teenager in 2003. Fresh off leading Syracuse to its first men’s NCAA championship, he displayed an offensive arsenal that immediately translated to the NBA, averaging 24.3 points over the course of his first four seasons. Anthony, though, never developed his defensive skill set in the way his offense gre… CBSSports.com Headlines

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How Mike Trout improved his defense

Every time you think that we’ve reached “peak Mike Trout,” that there’s not anything baseball’s greatest player could do better, he does something better. A few years ago, there was an argument that he wasn’t a true “five-tool player” because he didn’t have a strong throwing arm. <a href="https://www.mlb.com/angels/news/trout-worki… MLB News Index

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