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Washington State QB Tyler Hilinski found dead

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski has died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. The 21-year-old Hilinski was discovered in his apartment after he didn’t show up for practice Tuesday. A rifle ”was recovered next to Hilinski and a suicide note was found,” according to the Pullman Police Department. ”We are deeply saddened to hear the news of ...

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Doug Pederson emerges from Class of 2016 NFL coaches

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Doug Pederson was too close to Andy Reid to get fan approval when the Philadelphia Eagles hired him to replace Chip Kelly. Pederson was Reid’s first starting quarterback in Philadelphia back in 1999 when he groomed rookie Donovan McNabb. Then Pederson served as an assistant coach under Reid for seven seasons with the Eagles and Chiefs. Because ...

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Preview: Coyotes vs. Sharks, 6:30 p.m., FOX Sports Arizona Plus

Streaming live on FOX Sports GO FOX Sports Arizona Plus channel finder GLENDALE, Ariz. — After suffering another in a season-long series of frustrating losses on Saturday night to the San Jose Sharks, the Arizona Coyotes will get a chance to settle the score on Tuesday night at Gila River Arena. The Coyotes will  be back home for a rematch ...

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Rangers unlikely to turn to Darvish for rotation help

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Rangers general manager Jon Daniels anticipates adding depth to his rotation. It is still unlikely that pitcher will be a front-line starter. With former Texas ace Yu Darvish among several starting pitchers still available as free agents, Daniels said Tuesday that the team will never end its pursuit of premium talent. But he then added, “If ...

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Drew Brees plans on returning to Saints next season

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Drew Brees dispensed with technicalities regarding his contract and spoke as if his return to New Orleans next season was virtually assured. “It’s the same way I felt two days ago. It’s the same way I felt 12 years ago. I’ll be here as long as they’ll have me,” Brees said Tuesday in the locker room ...

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West Coast Cutch; Giants acquire OF McCutchen from Pirates

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) The Giants found the outfielder they were looking for this winter, acquiring Andrew McCutchen from Pittsburgh on Monday to fill a key void. San Francisco parted with right-hander Kyle Crick, minor league outfielder Bryan Reynolds and $500,000 in international signing bonus allocation. The Pirates also sent $2.5 million to the Giants to cover part of McCutchen’s $14.75 ...

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