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Julio Jones will skip Falcons’ minicamp

ATLANTA (AP) The Atlanta Falcons will open their mandatory minicamp without Julio Jones, one of their most important playmakers. Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff said the team was informed Monday that Jones will not be present when the three-day minicamp opens on Tuesday. Jones, under contract through 2020, apparently is seeking a new deal as he has fallen behind other ...

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Aaron Donald expected to skip Rams mandatory minicamp amid contract dispute

New year, same dance. Reigning AP Defensive Player of the Year Aaron Donald is expected to skip the Los Angeles Rams mandatory minicamp, which begins Tuesday. A deal for DT @AaronDonald97 and the @RamsNFL won’t be done by the time mini-camp starts. So, is that a big deal? @nflnetwork pic.twitter.com/fIsqJgV7jU — Steve Wyche (@wyche89) June 11, 2018 The 27-year-old defensive tackle ...

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Earl Thomas says he’s skipping Seahawks mandatory minicamp

Earl Thomas is putting the pressure on the Seattle Seahawks for a new contract, saying he will not participate in any team activities until his contract situation is resolved. That includes the upcoming mandatory minicamp. The three-time All-Pro safety posted a lengthy statement on social media Sunday, saying he wants ”certainty in regards to the upcoming years of my career,” ...

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Trump says he may pardon late boxing champion Muhammad Ali

WASHINGTON (AP) Reveling in his pardon powers, President Donald Trump said Friday he’s thinking “very seriously” about pardoning former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali, whose conviction was already overturned by the Supreme Court in 1971. It’s one of “thousands” of cases the president’s team is reviewing, he told reporters as he left the White House en route to a world leaders’ summit ...

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Terrell Owens won’t attend Hall of Fame induction

Terrell Owens won’t attend Hall of Fame induction Terrell Owens always likes being the center of attention. His decision to skip the induction ceremony for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in August will keep him far from the spotlight. Owens was voted into the hall in February after being denied in his first two years of eligibility. His announcement ...

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Watson won’t measure his Saints return by previous stint

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — The value Saints coach Sean Payton sees in Benjamin Watson has little to do with the career-best receiving numbers the veteran tight end put up the last time he played for New Orleans in 2015. Watson wasn’t a featured receiver then, and won’t likely be this season, either. Payton figures he can count on Watson being ...

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Texans safety Andre Hal diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma

HOUSTON (AP) Houston Texans safety Andre Hal has been diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma and insists he ”will beat it.” He received the preliminary diagnosis of cancer of the blood cells from team physician Dr. James Muntz and has consulted with doctors at Houston’s MD Anderson Cancer Center, the team said Friday. The Texans added that Hal is ”undergo testing and ...

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Washington Capitals’ Stanley Cup parade set for Tuesday

WASHINGTON (AP) The Capitals will hold their Stanley Cup parade on Tuesday, riding down Constitution Avenue to the National Mall to celebrate the first championship in franchise history. The team announced details of the parade and rally Friday shortly before players, coaches and staff returned from their clinching Game 5 victory in Las Vegas. The parade will begin at 11 ...

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Browns, RB Duke Johnson agree to terms on 3-year deal

CLEVELAND (AP) Running back Duke Johnson has reached agreement with the Browns on a three-year, $15.6 million contract extension. Johnson was Cleveland’s top playmaker last season when the club went 0-16. The 2015 third-round draft pick from Miami led the Browns with 74 catches and 693 yards receiving. He also rushed for 348 yards and scored four touchdowns. The tough ...

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Video surfaces of former NFL player Brandon Albert being tased by Atlanta Police | TMZ SPORTS

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