1. Mark Sanchez Signs Contract with Bears After 1 Year with Cowboys

    The Chicago Bears added quarterback Mark Sanchez , the team announced Friday. Tom Pelissero of USA Today reported the one-year deal is worth $2 million, including $1 million guaranteed, with an extra $2 million in incentives...

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  2. NFL Owners to Vote on 15 Potential Rule Changes, Including Overtime Length

    NFL owners will vote on 15 possible rule changes during the NFL spring league meeting in Phoenix. On Thursday, Ricky Henne of the Los Angeles Chargers' official website shared all 15 proposals...

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  3. Pat Kelsey Asks for Release from UMass Contract Day After Being Announced as HC

    Pat Kelsey won't be the head coach at UMass after all. According to ESPN.com , Kelsey—who coached Winthrop the last five seasons—asked to be released from his contract Thursday...

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  4. Russell Westbrook 1st Ever To Triple-Double Without Missing Shot, Free Throw

    Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook bolstered his MVP candidacy Wednesday with some history in a 122-97 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers ...

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  5. USA, Marcus Stroman Beat Puerto Rico for World Baseball Classic 2017 Title

    In 2013, Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Marcus Stroman tweeted his desire to represent his mother for Puerto Rico in the World Baseball Classic ...

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  6. Tyler Lydon Declares for 2017 NBA Draft

    Syracuse Orange forward Tyler Lydon declared for the NBA draft Wednesday on his Twitter page: Lydon was a sophomore during the 2016-17 season and averaged 13.2 points and 8...

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  7. Ian Kinsler Contrasts US Playing Style with Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic

    Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler apparently isn't a fan of the passion the Puerto Rico and Dominican Republic teams have displayed during the 2017 World Baseball Classic ...

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  8. Christine Michael Re-Signs with Green Bay Packers

    Running back Christine Michael hasn't yet fulfilled expectations at the NFL level, but he will have an opportunity to do so again with the Green Bay Packers after he re-signed with the team Wednesday, per ESPN's Field Yates ...

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  9. Mychal Rivera, Jaguars Agree to 2-Year Contract After 4 Seasons with Raiders

    On Wednesday, the Jacksonville Jaguars announced they signed tight end Mychal Rivera . Mike Garafolo of NFL Network noted it was a two-year deal that can be worth as much as $6...

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  10. USA vs. Japan: Score and Reaction from World Baseball Classic 2017

    The United States has never won a World Baseball Classic championship, but it is one victory away from changing that following Tuesday's 2-1 win over Japan in the semifinals at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles...

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  11. Mark Sanchez Reportedly Will Visit with Chicago Bears

    The Chicago Bears already signed quarterback Mike Glennon this offseason, but they are reportedly eyeing Mark Sanchez for depth purposes. On Tuesday, Mike Garafolo of NFL Network reported Sanchez will visit the Bears on Thursday...

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  12. Fabian Moreau Suffered Torn Pectoral at UCLA's Pro Day Ahead of 2017 NFL Draft

    UCLA cornerback Fabian Moreau suffered a torn pectoral Tuesday while preparing for the 2017 NFL draft at the Bruins' pro-day workout, per Tony Pauline of DraftAnalyst.com...

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  13. 3 Minnesota Football Players Cleared of Sexual Harassment Allegations by School

    On Monday, Jon Krawczynski of the Associated Press reported three University of Minnesota football players were cleared of sexual harassment allegations, but two others had their suspensions upheld regarding sexual assault allegations...

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  14. Netherlands vs. Puerto Rico: Score and Reaction from World Baseball Classic 2017

    It took 11 dramatic innings, but Puerto Rico earned a spot in the World Baseball Classic championship game Monday with a 4-3 victory over the Netherlands in the semifinals at Dodger Stadium...

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  15. Adam Silver Calls Resting Star Players 'Significant Issue' in Memo to NBA Owners

    NBA commissioner Adam Silver is apparently tired of teams resting their marquee players. On Monday, Ramona Shelburne of ESPN...

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  16. Stephen Curry, Russell Westbrook and More Involved in Warriors vs. Thunder Scrap

    Kevin Durant may be injured, but there was still plenty of drama-filled tension during Monday's tilt between the Golden State Warriors and Oklahoma City Thunder ...

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  17. Jay Cutler Reportedly 'Not an Option' for Houston Texans

    Don't expect to see Jay Cutler in a Houston Texans uniform this season. Ian Rapoport of NFL .com reported Monday his "understanding is the Texans aren't an option" for the free agent quarterback...

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  18. Jim Boeheim Planned to Retire After Next Year Before Mike Hopkins Left Syracuse

    Syracuse Orange head coach Jim Boeheim said at a Monday news conference he was planning on retiring after next season until assistant Mike Hopkins left to become Washington's new head coach, per the Associated Press (h/t ESPN...

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  19. Tyler Gaffney Released by New England Patriots

    On Monday, the New England Patriots announced they released running back Tyler Gaffney , noting he spent most of the 2016 campaign on the team's practice squad...

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  20. Isaiah Thomas to Play vs. Wizards After Missing 2 Games with Knee Injury

    Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas will return to the starting lineup for Monday's game against the Washington Wizards after he missed two contests with a knee bruise, per Chris Forsberg of ESPN...

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  21. UCLA vs. Cincinnati: Score and Twitter Reaction from March Madness 2017

    The UCLA Bruins' offensive machine is a thing of beauty when operating at full capacity, which the Cincinnati Bearcats found out the hard way Sunday...

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  22. Dwight Clark Announces He's Been Diagnosed with ALS

    On Sunday, former San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Dwight Clark announced he has a myotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease . Clark wrote a letter on DebartoloHoldings...

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  23. Spike Lee Says It's 'Fishy' Colin Kaepernick Remains a Free Agent

    Quarterback Colin Kaepernick made headlines last season with the San Francisco 49ers when he didn't stand for the national anthem. Film director Spike Lee thinks it's "fishy" a team hasn't signed him in the aftermath...

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  24. Jim Boeheim, Syracuse Agree to Contract Extension Beyond 2017-18 Season

    Although the Syracuse Orange failed to make the NCAA tournament this season, head coach Jim Boeheim will be with the program for the foreseeable future...

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  25. Jeremy Lin Suffers Ankle Injury vs. Mavericks

    Brooklyn Nets guard Jeremy Lin suffered a sprained right ankle Sunday against the Dallas Mavericks and was ruled out for the remainder of the game, according to Mavs .com's Earl K...

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