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Injured Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. ruled out vs. Redskins

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has been ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Redskins with a quadriceps injury. He did not travel to Washington with the team. Beckham appeared on the team’s injury report Friday with a bruised quadricep and practiced on a limited basis. He was downgraded to out on ...

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Packers’ Bryan Bulaga doubtful vs. Falcons, 3 OL on injury report

GREEN BAY, Wis. — The Green Bay Packers have three starting offensive linemen on the injury report for their game Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons, with right tackle Bryan Bulaga listed as doubtful to play. Bulaga left last week’s loss to the Arizona Cardinals with a knee injury. He has also missed practice this week because of illness. Third-year pro ...

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Tim Rossovich, actor and former NFL player, dies at 72

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tim Rossovich, a consensus All-America defensive end at Southern California who played in the NFL before going on to an acting career, has died. He was 72. Rossovich died Thursday in Sacramento after a long illness, the school said Friday. Rossovich played at USC from 1965-67 and appeared in two Rose Bowls. He was co-captain of ...

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Butler, 76ers rally without Embiid, beat Pistons 117-111

DETROIT (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers gave their standout center a night off, fell behind by 15 points on the road — and then came back to beat the Detroit Pistons anyway. “This was our best win of the year under those circumstances,” coach Brett Brown said. Jimmy Butler scored 38 points, and the 76ers overcame Joel Embiid’s absence Friday ...

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On and off field, Kyle Rudolph keeps giving value to Vikings

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — Kyle Rudolph’s value to the Minnesota Vikings could easily be taken for granted at this stage of his career, given his streak of 61 consecutive games started that’s the longest active run by a tight end in the NFL. Whether his contributions have been fully appreciated or not, Rudolph has continually carried a significant presence for ...

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