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Giants’ rookie Barkley begins prep for season as minicamp opens

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — When it comes to football, Saquon Barkley has a knack for doing what might sound impossible. Whether it’s his freakish feats in the weight room, or his game-breaking plays during a three-year career at Penn State (during which he scored a school-record 53 touchdowns), the 6-foot, 233-pounder earned another distinction when he was selected second ...

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Despite comments from starting QB, Mason Rudolph plans to ‘learn’ from Big Ben

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mason Rudolph started wearing the No. 2 while playing high school football in South Carolina. He kept it during his record-breaking career at Oklahoma State, where he left as the program’s all-time winningest quarterback. When the Pittsburgh Steelers let him know No. 2 was available when he reported for rookie minicamp, he jumped at the chance. The ...

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Tessitore, Witten, McFarland, Salters on ESPN ‘MNF’ crew

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Tessitore calls his new gig at ESPN a “legacy job.” Jason Witten notes he’s joining “another iconic franchise.” Booger McFarland says it’s “the pinnacle of what we do.” They are the three new voices who will work ESPN’s Monday night games this season. Tessitore has been one of the network’s top announcers for 16 years ...

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Florida football recruit Justin Watkins released from jail after being arrested on misdemeanor complaint

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — One of Florida‘s top recruits was released from jail early Wednesday after allegedly kicking a woman’s car and breaking her cellphone during an argument. Justin Watkins, a four-star prospect and incoming freshman from Clermont, was arrested Tuesday on a misdemeanor complaint of trespassing on school grounds. According to jail records, he was released on a $500 ...

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NCAA rules 5 former Ole Miss players immediately eligible

The NCAA ruled five former Mississippi players will be allowed to play this season after transferring, granting waivers under a recently revised rule that was used to make quarterback Shea Patterson immediate eligibility at Michigan. UCF receiver Tre Nixon, Houston safety Deontay Anderson, Georgia Tech offensive lineman Jack DeFoor, UAB linebacker Jarrion Street and Nebraska linebacker Breon Dixon will all ...

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Cardinals officially sign Josh Rosen to contract

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have signed first-round pick Josh Rosen to a four-year contract with a team option for a fifth. Terms of the deal with the former UCLA quarterback weren’t disclosed Thursday. Rosen was the 10th overall pick in the draft. He completed 712 of 1,170 passes for 9,340 yards and 59 touchdowns at UCLA. ——

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Dontrelle Willis shares his favorite for AL Cy Young

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Sam Darnold won’t let money and attention change him

No. 3 overall pick Sam Darnold is getting used to the NFL lifestyle after the first week of rookie minicamp with the New York Jets, but he won’t be spending his new salary on anything extravagant just yet. The former USC quarterback says he isn’t planning on buying a house any time soon in New York and is happy to ...

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Houston Baptist mourning death of All-American Dolan

(STATS) – Houston Baptist University is mourning the death of former All-America linebacker Garrett Dolan, found dead Sunday after he apparently fell from the roof of an apartment complex. Dolan, 23, from Mont Belvieu, Texas, was found by the property manager Sunday afternoon in the apartment’s courtyard, according to Houston police. He was last seen leaving a midtown nightclub early ...

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QB Joe Burrow decides to transfer from Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Facing the possibility of sitting as a backup for a third season at Ohio State, quarterback Joe Burrow on Tuesday announced his intention to transfer. The decision from the redshirt junior, delivered via Twitter , wasn’t unexpected, although he didn’t disclose where he was headed. With Dwayne Haskins Jr. the favorite to start in the fall, Burrow ...

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