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AP Sources: Goodell Will Not Recuse Self From Brady Appeal

People with knowledge of the decision say NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell will hear Tom Brady’s appeal of his four-game suspension for his role in the deflated footballs scandal.

05/22/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 18th-May 22nd

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

05/22/2015

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Former Players: NFL Teams ‘Conspired’ To Push Painkillers

Hundreds of former players have filed a federal lawsuit claiming all 32 NFL teams, their doctors, trainers and medical staffs obtained and provided painkillers to players – often illegally.

05/21/2015

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Cowboys Will ‘Kick Tires’ On RBs Ben Tate, Felix Jones

The Dallas Cowboys are giving running back Ben Tate a Thursday afternoon workout, sources tell me, noting that this is a ‘kick-the-tires’ tryout.

05/21/2015

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Cowboys Garrett On NFL Extra-Point Change

On Tuesday the league instituted a rule change that moves extra points back to the 15-yard line. Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett isn’t concerned with the move.

05/20/2015

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Super Bowl Heading South In 2019 & 2020

The NFL will turn to the South for its host cities for the 2019 and 2020 Super Bowls. New Orleans, Atlanta, South Florida and Tampa will bid for those games.

05/20/2015

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NFL Changing Extra-Point Kicks To 15-Yard Line

The NFL is moving back extra-point kicks and allowing defenses to score on 2-point conversion turnovers.

05/19/2015

Owner of the New England Patriots Robert Kraft (L) walks on the sidelines with NBC Sunday Night Football announcer Al Michaels  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Kraft: Patriots Won’t Appeal Team’s Fine, Draft Penalties

Patriots owner Robert Kraft will not appeal the $1 million fine and loss of two draft choices the NFL penalized the team for its role in the use of deflated footballs in the AFC championship game.

05/19/2015

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New Evidence Into Concussions Uncovered In Dallas

Concussions in former NFL players are suspected to lead to brain changes later in life. That’s the preliminary finding of a study that UT Southwestern Medical Center is calling a “first” of its kind.

05/18/2015

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Romo Tweets & Cowboys Nation Reacts

Cowboys QB Tony Romo became active on Twitter this week, with an eye on promotional opportunities, the chance to have some fun, and apparently no concern for the haters.

05/18/2015

Tyler Clutts #44 of the Dallas Cowboys runs the football in for a  touchdown past  Morgan Burnett #42 of the Green Bay Packers in the first quarter during the 2015 NFC Divisional Playoff game at Lambeau Field on January 11, 2015 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Cowboys Re-Sign FB Clutts & Release Collins

Clutts played all 16 games last season, with one start. He also had his first career touchdown in the playoffs, a 1-yard catch in the divisional round loss to Green Bay.

05/18/2015

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Cowboys Witten Working To Accept Teammate Hardy

Witten, the 10-time Pro Bowler and future Hall-of-Famer, uses his high profile to raise awareness for efforts to end domestic violence. But he’s got another job, too: To help his Cowboys win football games.

05/17/2015

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