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NFLPA exec: Serious player concern over betting

8:23 PM ET An executive for the NFLPA on Friday told a room of state legislators and gaming industry officials that players are concerned about what expanded legal sports betting means for them in their private and on-field lives. “There are serious consequences, particularly for the athletes,” said Casey Schwab, vice president of business and legal affairs for the NFLPA. ...

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The World Cup's Most Brilliant Player Can Dominate Without Scoring

If you take one lesson from the 2018 World Cup in Russia, let it be one that the striker who wears No. 9 for Belgium’s national team has been trying to teach soccer fans for years now. Romelu Lukaku is brilliant. Lukaku started his second World Cup appearance with two goals in Belgium’s 3-0 win over Panama; he bagged two ...

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Ex-NFL player violates restraining order, threatens woman

LOS ANGELES (AP) A former NFL cornerback has been arrested after police say he broke into the Southern California house of an ex-girlfriend who has a restraining order against him. Police say Brandon Browner broke into the house, threatened to kill the woman and stole a Rolex watch valued at about $ 20,000. The 33-year-old was arrested Sunday in La ...

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