Benson: State of Saints, Pelicans 'very strong'

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 17:17
Saints owner Tom Benson talked at length for the first time Tuesday about both the difficult decisions he's had to make by ousting his former heirs from the family business.
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GM: Redskins open to drafting QB at No. 5

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 15:43
Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan acknowledged Tuesday that he would draft the best available player with the fifth overall pick -- even if it means taking a quarterback.
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Sharper pleads guilty in Vegas; third in case

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 15:40
Former NFL star Darren Sharper pleaded guilty in Las Vegas to reduced felony attempted sex assault as part of a four-state plea deal that will send him to federal prison for about nine years.
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Harbaugh says he's not worth Michigan deal

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 15:01
Michigan Wolverines coach Jim Harbaugh signed a seven-year deal worth up to $38.1 million this offseason, but when asked if he is worth that kind of money, he told TV station Fox 2 in Detroit simply, "No."
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NFL owners vote to allow a medical timeout

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 14:33
NFL owners voted to prevent another Julian Edelman situation, giving a third party power to stop a game if a player appears disoriented.
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Reports: Cuban IF Olivera chooses Dodgers

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 13:41
The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed Cuban infielder Hector Olivera to a six-year contract worth $62.5 million, according to multiple reports.
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Bears to sign free-agent lineman McDonald

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 13:37
The Chicago Bears will sign Ray McDonald to a contract, a source said Tuesday. Terms of the agreement are unknown at this time.
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McCoy: Plan is for Rivers to retire a Charger

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 12:41
Essentially asked the same question several different times over a 45-minute period during the AFC coaches breakfast at the NFL owners meetings Tuesday, San Diego Chargers coach Mike McCoy did not waver on the future of his quarterback, Philip Rivers.
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Arizona State fires Sendek after 9 seasons

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 12:36
Arizona State has fired coach Herb Sendek after nine seasons.
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Tomlin: Steelers' offense could be tops in '15

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 12:08
The Pittsburgh Steelers finished second in the NFL in total offense last season and seventh in scoring and coach Mike Tomlin said he expects the unit to do even better in 2015.
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Ryan: Trade for McCoy took only 30 minutes

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 12:00
The trade that sent LeSean McCoy from the Eagles to the Bills took just 30 minutes to complete, Rex Ryan said.
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Griffin battery complaint dismissed in Vegas

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:58
Prosecutors have dropped a misdemeanor case stemming from a man's complaint that Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin slapped him and grabbed his cellphone at a Las Vegas Strip nightclub last October.
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Browns: No Hard Knocks, for Manziel's sake

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:32
The Cleveland Browns met with NFL Films this week and let it be known they would not volunteer to be featured on Hard Knocks.
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Probation ordered in Toledo point-shaving case

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:10
A former University of Toledo basketball player has been sentenced to probation for altering his performance to help gamblers who bet on the Rockets a decade ago.
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Watt sacks cap issues, frees $8M for Texans

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 09:37
J.J. Watt has restructured his contract to free up $8 million of salary cap room for the Houston Texans, a source told on Tuesday.
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NFL tweaks catch rule; Bryant still incomplete

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 08:23
The NFL competition committee tweaked the rule for a catch, but even under the new wording, Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant still would not have had a successful grab in an NFC divisional-round game.
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Sources: Sendek, Arizona State AD to meet

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 03/24/2015 - 00:35
Arizona State coach Herb Sendek is expected to learn if he will be relieved of his duties at a Tuesday morning meeting with athletic director Ray Anderson, multiple sources told ESPN Monday night.
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Bulls seal playoff berth as Mirotic catches fire

ESPN Sports Feed - Mon, 03/23/2015 - 23:13
Nikola Mirotic scored 14 of his 28 points in the fourth quarter, and the Chicago Bulls clinched a playoff spot with a 98-86 win over the Charlotte Hornets on Monday night.
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Kraft: 'No smoking gun' in Deflategate probe

ESPN Sports Feed - Mon, 03/23/2015 - 22:07
Patriots owner Robert Kraft declared Monday that "I know that there is no smoking gun" that could prove the Super Bowl champions used under-inflated footballs during the first half of the AFC championship game in January against the Colts.
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Threat to Obama niece leads to more security

ESPN Sports Feed - Mon, 03/23/2015 - 21:54
A threat against President Barack Obama's niece, a player on Princeton's women's basketball team, prompted increased security at the Tigers' NCAA Tournament game at Maryland on Monday night, according to a person familiar with the situation.
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