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Bears’ Mitchell Trubisky wants Halas Hall TVs off to shield criticism

[ad_1] LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky wants televisions turned off inside Halas Hall to insulate the struggling team from outside criticism."Trying to get some of these TVs in the building turned off because you've got too many people talking on TV about us and what they think about us -- what we should do, what we are and what we're not -- but they don't really know
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Setback may delay A.J. Green’s season debut for Bengals

[ad_1] CINCINNATI -- A setback could derail A.J. Green's season debut.The Bengals wide receiver did not practice on Wednesday after he said he did not feel good following a morning walk-through, coach Zac Taylor said. Minutes after Taylor said he expected Green to play in Sunday's game against the Ravens, he was not spotted at practice.Taylor said he found out about Green's lack of availability minutes before the team started
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Seattle’s third MLS Cup in four years shines spotlight on Schmetzer whether he likes it or not

[ad_1] In Seattle, it has become a rite of autumn. The Sounders will make the MLS Cup playoffs, usually make a deep run toward the final, and the spotlight will shine on manager Brian Schmetzer to the point of discomfort.One would think that given his near-40-year association with the Sounders -- from his playing days to managing the team in the second tier, to being an assistant in MLS, to
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Cowboys lineman Daniel Ross arrested on drug, gun charges

[ad_1] FRISCO, Texas -- Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Daniel Ross has been arrested on charges of possession of marijuana and unlawful carrying of a weapon, police said Wednesday.Frisco police Sgt. Evan Mattei said Ross was arrested Wednesday morning. He didn't provide further details. The department didn't respond immediately to a public information request.The 26-year-old Ross is on injured reserve with a shoulder injury. He played in 13 games in a
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Baker shaved because ‘didn’t deserve’ handlebar

[ad_1] BEREA, Ohio -- Baker Mayfield curiously shaved twice Sunday, before and after a 24-19 loss in Denver. The Cleveland Browns quarterback showed up to Empower Field with a beard. Sported a Fu Manchu or handlebar mustache in the game. And then afterward, showed up to his press conference with a simple [email protected] weighs in on "Shavegate" 👨🏻 pic.twitter.com/ew8KxRPZrr— NFL on ESPN (@ESPNNFL) November 5, 2019 As a result, Mayfield's
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Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes to get increased workload in practice

[ad_1] KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Coach Andy Reid said the Kansas City Chiefs would increase Patrick Mahomes' workload in practice this week before making a decision on his availability for Sunday's game against the Tennessee Titans."We're not going to put him out there unless he's safe to do it,'' Reid said before Wednesday's practice. "But he's got to go through this work level and keep increasing it and see how
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Sources — Rutgers meets with ex-coach Greg Schiano about coaching vacancy

[ad_1] Rutgers is trying to lure Greg Schiano back to coach its football team, and the Scarlet Knights took a step toward doing it by meeting with him and his representatives for several hours on Tuesday, sources confirmed to ESPN on Wednesday.The sources said Schiano met with Rutgers officials in Columbus, Ohio, on Tuesday. The meeting ended without Schiano taking the job.NJ.com first reported details of the meeting.The sources told
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Giants TE Engram out Sunday with foot sprain

[ad_1] EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Tight end Evan Engram expects to miss Sunday's game against the New York Jets with what the New York Giants are calling a "mid-foot sprain."Engram had his MRI results of the affected left foot sent to specialist Dr. Robert Anderson for a second opinion, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. But Engram said later Wednesday there is a belief he "dodged a bullet" and it's
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Can YouTube star Logan Paul find redemption in boxing?

[ad_1] Editor's note: This story contains mature content.On a September morning in Los Angeles, one of the internet's most popular entertainers is not in the mood to entertain. He's not here for the jokes and antics that have defined his YouTube career, Logan Paul says into a camera, his blond hair cut short, his fingers each adorned with a silver ring. This year, he insists, he's a boxer first.But when
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Bengals’ A.J. Green expected to debut Sunday

[ad_1] CINCINNATI -- The wait is over.Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green is expected to make his season debut in Sunday's Week 10 game against the Baltimore Ravens, Cincinnati coach Zac Taylor said Wednesday.The seven-time Pro Bowler missed Cincinnati's first eight games while he recovered from a left ankle injury he suffered during the first practice of the preseason. Wednesday is expected to be Green's first official practice as a full