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Relative of Tyrann Mathieu accused of trying to extort $5m from NFL star

Man accused of attempting to extort $5m from All-Pro safetyMathieu is entering his seventh NFL season and first with KCA relative of Tyrann ‘Honey Badger’ Mathieu has been accused of trying to extort $5m from the Kansas City Chiefs safety.ESPN reported…

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Fasts and late-night protein shakes: how Muslim athletes compete during Ramadan

The holy month began at the start of May this year. While some athletes find blending exercise and fasting tough, others say it helps them focusFor the better part of eight seasons, Hamza Abdullah played defensive back in the NFL. In each one of those …

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Was Kawhi Leonard’s buzzer beater the best game killer in US sports history?

After the Toronto Raptors sealed victory over the Philadelphia 76ers at the death, we look at other great deciding moments in sports Kawhi Leonard’s four-bounce buzzer beater on Sunday night will live as one of basketball’s greatest buzzer beaters. Wha…

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Athletes are shot dead all the time in the US. It makes grim, tragic sense

Three young athletes were shot to death in the last week alone. When you factor in race, guns and politics in the US, tragedies are inevitable“A senseless act of violence.” That’s how University of New Mexico athletic director Eddie Nuñez described the…

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Odell Beckham Jr aims to make Cleveland Browns the ‘new Patriots’

Wide receiver was recently traded from Giants to BrownsCleveland showing signs of uptick after years in doldrumsOdell Beckham Jr, a player known for his confidence in his abilities, aims to turn the Cleveland Browns into a team to rival the all-conquer…

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If athletes like Nick Bosa support Trump they should at least be honest

During my days as an NBA player, I found that teammates appreciated my views even when they disagreed with meIn a democracy, everyone has the right to support whomever they want. They also have the right to speak out on whatever cause they choose, no m…

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Radio host Mike Francesca questions character of Giants pick who was shot

Corey Ballentine’s teammate was killed in Topeka shootingFrancesca appears more concerned about Giants’ reputationProminent sports radio host Mike Francesca appears to have blamed New York Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine for a shooting in which he w…

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Giants draft pick Ballentine injured and college teammate killed in shooting

23-year-old Dwane Simmons killed in Topeka, Kansas shootingWashburn coach pays tribute to well-liked playerCorey Ballentine was selected shortly before friend’s deathThe New York Giants sixth-round draft selection Corey Ballentine has been injured and …

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Giants defend NFL draft selection of QB Daniel Jones after fan backlash

Giants GM said other teams were interested in quarterbackDavid Gettleman say fans will be ‘very pleased’ with JonesThe New York Giants general manager, David Gettleman, has defended his team’s much criticized decision to select quarterback Daniel Jones…

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Trump sends support to NFL draft pick who called Kaepernick a ‘clown’

Trump tells new 49ers QB Nick Bosa: ‘Stay true to yourself’Bosa, 21, deleted posts that criticized Colin ‘Crappernick’When college athlete and future NFL star Nick Bosa realized he might get drafted to a team in liberal San Francisco, he started deleti…

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How the New York Giants and Oakland Raiders blew it on draft night

Both the Giants and Raiders confounded their fanbases with a pair of head-scratching first-round picks as the NFL draft kicked off on Thursday night in NashvilleFans of the Giants and Raiders sat through a tumultuous 2018 season with the promise that, …

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Cardinals select multi-sport star Kyler Murray as No1 pick in NFL draft

Arizona pick quarterback in first-round for second year in rowMurray was also selected in first round of MLB draft by Oakland Defying NFL custom and at least temporarily creating a quarterback quandary, the Arizona Cardinals led off the NFL draft on Th…

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‘You need to be terrified of me, bitch’: Audio raises questions about Hill abuse case

Kansas City receiver’s son had been injured at home last monthCharges had not been filed in domestic abuse caseNew audio recording raises questions around NFL starA television station aired audio on Thursday it says shows Kansas City Chiefs wide receiv…

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NFL draft 2019: Kyler Murray expected to go No1 to Cardinals – live!

Arizona Cardinals to pick first followed by 49ers and JetsWhy Nick Bosa erased his politics with a move to 49ers loomingEmail Hunter with your thoughts or tweet him @HunterFelt 5.26pm BST Hunter will be here shortly, in the meantime here’s Oliver Conno…

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Why Nick Bosa erased his politics with a move to liberal San Francisco looming

The touted No2 pick in this week’s NFL draft has scrubbed his social media of conservative views. But fans and teammates value winning above politicsTake a trip through Nick Bosa’s social media accounts and you will find something interesting: the proj…

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‘The guys I’ve tried failed miserably’: could Harry Kane really make the NFL?

The Tottenham striker says he wants to end his sporting career in the NFL. But soccer skills don’t necessarily translate to American footballWhen the veteran NFL special-teams coach Mike Westhoff was told that the Tottenham striker Harry Kane was inter…

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‘The guys I’ve tried failed miserably’: could Harry Kane really make the NFL?

The Tottenham striker says he wants to end his sporting career in the NFL. But soccer skills don’t necessarily translate to American footballWhen the veteran NFL special-teams coach Mike Westhoff was told that the Tottenham striker Harry Kane was inter…

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NFL 2019 schedule: the 17 must-watch games of the upcoming season

The slate for the 2019 season was unveiled on Wednesday and there is no shortage of delicious matchups on offerThe draft is a week away and players are months away from strapping on pads, meaning Wednesday’s schedule release was the best opportunity fo…

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Robert Kraft massage parlor video to be released to public, prosecutors say

State attorney’s office cites obligation under public records lawsLawyer for Kraft had lobbied to bar release of surveillance videoKraft, 77, has pleaded not guilty to two charges of soliciting sexA surveillance video that led to New England Patriots o…

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Seahawks make Russell Wilson NFL’s highest-paid player with $140m deal

Quarterback says he has agreed contract extension with SeattleWilson will make average of $35m a year with new dealRussell Wilson is sticking around with the Seattle Seahawks as the highest paid player in the NFL. Wilson posted a video on Twitter on Tu…