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Sugar Ray Leonard: Pacquiao, Mayweather Fight Would Generate 'Outrageous' Ratings

SANTA MONICA (CBSLA.com) — Boxers Hasan N’Dam and Curtis Stevens are eager to go after each other as both seek a title shot in an International Boxing Federation middleweight fight set for Wednesday. 133 more words

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Simmonds Helps Flyers Beat Rangers 4-2

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Wayne Simmonds scored in the second period, and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the New York Rangers 4-2 in a preseason game Tuesday night. 163 more words

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With Bridgewater Uncertain, Ponder Waits In Wings

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Teddy Bridgewater is progressing. But will he be ready for kickoff against the Green Bay Packers on Thursday? It could be a game-day decision. 295 more words

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Travis Ishikawa Talks Journey From Pirates To Giants

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – The Pirates opening day first baseman will be the Giants starting leftfielder in Wednesday’s wild card game at PNC Park. It’s been a strange six-month trip for Travis Ishikawa. 223 more words

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New Program Helps "Wheelchair Athletes" Compete

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — For years, the parents of a group of wheelchair athletes have been trying to give their kids the same opportunities they saw other kids getting. 299 more words

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Raiders Introduce Sparano As Head Coach, Say Turnaround Is 'Doable'

OAKLAND (CBS SF) – The Tony Sparano era begins in Oakland after a delayed and subdued press conference at Raiders headquarters in Alameda, where new head coach Tony Sparano described replacing friend Dennis Allen as head coach as a “bittersweet” moment. 325 more words

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NFL Spokesperson Admits Player Should Not Have Been Penalized For Religious Gesture

By Steve Patterson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It was deep in the fourth quarter, the game mostly in hand, when Kansas City Chief’s Safety Husain Abdullah turned an interception into a touchdown during this week’s Monday Night Football. 306 more words

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