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Fan-focused fantasy football event set for 2nd run in Dallas

DALLAS (AP) — Dallas running back Ezekiel Elliott and Kansas City rookie standout Kareem Hunt are scheduled to be among the headliners for a fantasy football convention that expects to draw more than 200 NFL players this summer. The event will be held in Dallas again after making its debut in 2017 following two straight years of cancellations over claims ...

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AP source: Richard Sherman agrees to 3-year deal with 49ers

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Star cornerback Richard Sherman agreed to a three-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers on Saturday, one day after being released by the rival Seattle Seahawks. Sherman confirmed in a text message that he agreed to the contract on Saturday after spending the day meeting with the team. ESPN reported that Sherman’s deal is worth up ...

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AP source: Browns trading QB Kizer to Packers for CB Randall

CLEVELAND (AP) After one difficult season, the Browns threw DeShone Kizer away. Cleveland traded its starting quarterback on Friday to the Green Bay Packers in exchange for cornerback Damarious Randall, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. The teams will also swap late-round picks, said the person who spoke on condition of anonymity because league rules prohibit ...

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Gastineau pleads for Goodell to help him, ailing NFL players

NEW YORK (AP) Mark Gastineau made an emotional plea to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to help him and former players who are dealing with what he claims are football-related health issues. The former New York Jets star said during a radio interview on 710 WOR Radio in New York that aired Thursday night that he wants ailing players to be ...

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Browns continue busy day with Randall-Kizer swap

CLEVELAND (AP) — A person familiar with the trade says the Cleveland Browns have traded quarterback DeShone Kizer to the Green Bay Packers. In exchange, the Browns are getting cornerback Damarious Randall. The teams struck the deal on Friday, shortly after the Browns made two other major deals, said the person who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of ...

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Browns make 3 major trades, acquire QB Taylor, WR Landry

CLEVELAND (AP) Maybe the losing and laughing will finally stop. The Browns aren’t fooling around. With three stunning trades on the eve of free agency, Cleveland landed a proven starting quarterback, a game-breaking, three-time Pro Bowl wide receiver and a shut-down cornerback. After 16 straight losses on the field, victory. Article continues below … Two months after a winless season ...

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Gastineau pleads for Goodell to help him, ailing NFL players

NEW YORK (AP) Mark Gastineau made an emotional plea to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to help him and former players who are dealing with what he claims are football-related health issues. The former New York Jets star said during a radio interview on 710 WOR Radio in New York that aired Thursday night that he wants ailing players to be ...

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AP source: Broncos send star cornerback Talib to Rams

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) Aqib Talib is reuniting with Wade Phillips in Los Angeles after the Denver Broncos agreed to trade the star cornerback to the Rams, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press. The Rams will send Denver a mid-round pick, believed to be a fifth-rounder, in next month’s draft for the perennial Pro Bowl cornerback, ...

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AP source: Broncos send star cornerback Talib to Rams

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the Denver Broncos have agreed to trade star cornerback Aqib Talib to the Los Angeles Rams. The person, speaking on condition of anonymity because the trade isn’t official until the start of the new league year Wednesday, said the Rams will send Denver a ...

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