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Denver Broncos survive late FG miss to beat Carolina Panthers
By Dennis Georgatos, The Sports Xchange DENVER -- The Denver Broncos began the new season the same way they ended last season, by beating the Carolina Panthers.
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Denver Broncos' LB kneels during national anthem
Brandon Marshall the latest to join Colin Kaepernick in protest of 'racism and police brutality.'         
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Seahawks plan a 9/11 honor
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin tweeted Thursday that the team “will honor the country and flag” in a “demonstration of unity” prior to Sunday’s season opener against Miami.  When approached in the locker room by reporters, Baldwin declined to elaborate further saying, “you’ll see on...
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Los Angeles Rams quarterback Case Keenum excited about his first NFL opening-game start
It was only the other day that Case Keenum finally checked out the Hollywood sign. The Rams quarterback has yet to visit many Southern California landmarks and said he laments his delay in sampling eateries such as Roscoe’s House of Chicken and Waffles. He simply hasn’t had time. Keenum spent the...
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Broncos' Brandon Marshall kneels during national anthem in season opener
Brandon Marshall the latest to join Colin Kaepernick in protest of 'racism and police brutality.'         
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Broncos' LB kneels during anthem in NFL opener
Brandon Marshall the latest to join Colin Kaepernick in protest of 'racism and police brutality.'         
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Brandon Marshall, Broncos linebacker, kneels during national anthem at NFL opener
One player joined Colin Kaepernick in refusing Thursday to stand for "The Star-Spangled Banner" during the first NFL regular-season game. Denver Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall knelt during the performance of the anthem by Andra Day, before the kickoff of the Super Bowl rematch between the Broncos and the Carolina Panthers. ...
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Peyton on a Thursday morning; game day looks a little different for Mr. Manning
Peyton Manning's game-day morning was a little different for the first time in a few decades. Manning was hanging out as a retired guy Thursday, taking in the NFL Kickoff festival in downtown.
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Week 1 Preview: Green Bay Packers at Jacksonville Jaguars
The Sports Xchange GREEN BAY, Wis. -- For the Green Bay Packers, it's the start of another attempt to reach the top of the NFL mountain.
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How to watch Thursday Night Football Week 1: Panthers at Broncos
The week that NFL fans wait for all year long has arrived — the 2016 season kicks off tonight.
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With NFL career on hold, Manziel re-enrolls at Texas A&M
DALLAS – Former Cleveland quarterback Johnny Manziel re-enrolled at Texas AandM after his NFL career was derailed by a series of off-field incidents that included a domestic violence charge still pending in court.A school spokesman confirmed Manziel’s enrollment Monday, saying he couldn’t provide...
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USA TODAY Sports' Week 1 NFL picks
Do Rams' Todd Gurley, Patriots' Jimmy Garoppolo emerge with 1-0 starts?         
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Panthers-Broncos Super Bowl rematch in NFL opener features several familiar faces, plus a few new ones
In the six months between confetti fall and curtain rise, the Denver Broncos became a vastly different team. Any casual observer could see that, with Peyton Manning retiring and Trevor Siemian ascending to the starting quarterback job. But these Broncos will look strikingly similar Thursday night...
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First-and-Orange Podcast: The Broncos’ season kickoff edition
The Broncos open the NFL season with a doozy, a Super Bowl rematch against Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers. So let's open the season with a kickoff edition of the podcast.
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San Francisco 49ers hire Robert Saleh as defensive coordinator
The Sports Xchange New San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan confirmed Friday that Robert Saleh will be his defensive coordinator.
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Oakland Raiders reward Jack Del Rio with new contract
The Sports Xchange Jack Del Rio is getting a new contract after leading the Oakland Raiders to the playoffs this past season.
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Raiders reward coach Jack Del Rio with new 4-year contract
The Oakland Raiders rewarded coach Jack Del Rio with a new four-year contract Friday, replacing the original four-year deal he received when he took the job in January 2015.
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Brady didn’t just have best Super Bowl ever. He played greatest football game ever.
The entry point of Tom Brady’s professional football career made sense late Sunday night, as he stood on the podium and confetti fell on his shoulders and he cradled another Lombardi Trophy, the totem of his fifth Super Bowl title. NFL teams passed on Brady 198 times in the 2000 draft. Everybody kno...
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Tomlinson, Warner, Davis part of 7-man Hall of Fame class
HOUSTON (AP) - Running backs LaDainian Tomlinson and Terrell Davis and quarterback Kurt Warner are part of the seven-man class heading into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Sackmaster Jason Taylor and kicker Morten Andersen also made it in Saturday, along with Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, a contributor, and Seahawks ...
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Tomlinson, Terrell Davis and Warner headline Hall of Fame class
HOUSTON — Running backs LaDainian Tomlinson and Terrell Davis and quarterback Kurt Warner are part of the seven-man class heading into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Sackmaster Jason Taylor and kicker Morten Andersen also made it in Saturday, along with Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, a contributor, and Seahawks safety Kenny Easley, a senior nominee....
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Russell Wilson, Rob Gronkowski read Mean Tweets on 'Jimmy Kimmel'
Wade SheridanFeb. 3 (UPI) -- Some of the biggest stars in the NFL appeared on "Jimmy Kimmel Live! Thursday" for the second football-infused edition of Mean Tweets.
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Lions’ Glover Quin wants loud crowd at Ford Field
Detroit safety anticipates raucous crowd in first home game in about a month        
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Lions’ Glover Quin wants loud crowd at Ford Field vs. Jaguars
Detroit safety anticipates raucous crowd in first home game in about a month        
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Jimmy Fallon poked fun at Tom Brady’s boyband haircut
The new NFL season kicks off this week, which means The Tonight Show’s Jimmy Fallon is back to making fun of it. On Tuesday night’s episode, Fallon revived his “pros and cons” segment, in which the late-night host weighs some good stuff against some bad stuff regarding the new football season. About halfway through the […]
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Lions rule LB DeAndre Levy doubtful vs. Jaguars
Levy hasn't played since suffering a quad injury in the season opener against the Colts.        
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Amari Cooper, Michael Crabtree set to pose problems for Houston Texans
The Sports Xchange HOUSTON -- The Oakland Raiders' wide receiver tandem Amari Cooper and Michael Crabtree arguably ranks atop the league as a duo.
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Talk Lions with Justin Rogers Friday at 10 a.m.
You can talk about the Lions in a live chat with Justin Rogers of The Detroit News on Friday at 10 a.m.        
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Lions' Levy practices again, remains uncertain for game
“It’s just a kind of return-to-play protocol, so he’s on that pace and trending in the right direction,” Lions coach Jim Caldwell said.        
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Fantasy Football: Week 11 Add/Drops from Waiver Wire
Alex ButlerMIAMI, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- A plethora of offensive stars are out for fantasy football squads this week, but plenty of suitable options can be found on the waiver wire to fill in the gaps.
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Jaguars struggle to find playing time for Denard Robinson
Jaguars coach Gus Bradley praised Robinson's leadership and contributions on special teams        
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San Diego Chargers RB Danny Woodhead leaves games
The Sports Xchange San Diego Chargers running back Danny Woodhead was helped off the field at Qualcomm Stadium Sunday in the first quarter with a right leg injury.
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San Diego Chargers hold big lead while routing Jacksonville Jaguars
The Sports Xchange Reeling from a come-from-ahead loss in last week's season opener at Kansas City, the San Diego Chargers took a familiar prescription to get well.
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Mild temperatures midweek look good for Denver Broncos season opener
Colorado's summer of 2016 is making one of its last hurrahs in anticipation of the NFL's opener in Denver on Thursday.
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ICYMI on NFL's opening Sunday: Jimmy G gets a 'W' for Pats
The New England Patriots without Tom Brady looked very much like the New England Patriots with him. Jimmy Garoppolo made his first NFL start in place of Brady, who sat out Game 1 of his four-game Deflategate ban Sunday night - and the third-year QB led the Patriots to a ...
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Week 1 NFL best bets and picks for the Sun's handicapping contest
The Sun’s sports staff is back to compete in an NFL handicapping contest for the fifth straight year. Each of our four writers will pick six plays off of the South Point …
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Fantasy Football: Week 1 Running Back Rankings
Alex ButlerMIAMI, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- How did you do in your fantasy football draft?
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Jacksonville Jaguars' Jared Odrick cleared for opener
The Sports Xchange Defensive end Jared Odrick of the Jacksonville Jaguars has been cleared from the NFL concussion protocol.
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Roger Goodell is even more of a bully than we thought
For a commissioner who thrills at wielding his authority over NFL employees’ personal conduct, Roger Goodell sure doesn’t mind riding above the law when it comes to his own behavior and quick temper. In an autobiography set to hit bookshelves on Sept. 15, FOX Sports analyst and former referee boss Mike Pereira opens up about a few workplace...
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Broncos Insider: Wide left! Denver wins thriller against Panthers
With an unbelievable end to an incredible game here's all the news, notes and need-to-know from the Broncos' pressure-packed victory over the Carolina Panthers.
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