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Prop bets for Super Bowl include odds Kyle Shanahan blows 28-3 lead

[ad_1] At one U.S. sportsbook, San Francisco 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan is a long shot to blow another 28-3 lead in the Super Bowl. Bookmakers in Indiana and New Jersey are busy stirring up odds on which color of Gatorade will be dumped on the winning coach, and the coin flip is already dividing the betting public.The annual phenomenon that is Super Bowl prop betting has begun, and when it's
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Giants’ Eli Manning retires after 16 seasons, 2 Super Bowls

[ad_1] EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Eli Manning retired from the NFL after 16 seasons just the way he wanted, as a hard-working, career-long New York Giant who did it his way in leading the franchise to two Super Bowls.Saying he had no regrets, the 39-year-old Manning officially ended his career Friday at a packed news conference surrounded by his family, friends and former teammates and coaches and two Lombardi trophies.Manning
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Antonio Brown released after posting $110K bond

[ad_1] FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Antonio Brown was granted bail by a Broward County judge at a hearing Friday morning, and was released from jail on bond early in the afternoon while wearing an ankle monitor.The free-agent wide receiver was picked up by his lawyer and ran to get into the car.Brown's bond was set at $100,000 for a felony burglary with battery charge. The total bond for three charges,
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Browns RB Kareem Hunt cited for speeding; marijuana found in car

[ad_1] Cleveland Browns running back Kareem Hunt was pulled over Tuesday by police, who found small amounts of marijuana in the vehicle he was driving.According to a Rocky River (Ohio) police report, officers pulled Hunt over for speeding and noticed the smell of marijuana in the car. Hunt was placed in the back of the police cruiser while officers conducted a search. They found small amounts of marijuana in a
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Antonio Brown granted $110K bond on three charges

[ad_1] Antonio Brown was granted bail by a Broward County judge at a hearing Friday.Brown's bond was set at $100,000 for the felony burglary with battery charge, with the total bond for the three charges being $110,000. He will also be required to be monitored by GPS, release his passport and guns, go through drug and alcohol testing, and get a mental health evaluation.Brown is expected to be released on
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Saints seek to prevent release of emails related to work on Catholic abuse crisis

[ad_1] NEW ORLEANS -- The Saints are going to court to keep the public from seeing hundreds of emails that allegedly show team executives doing public relations damage control for the area's Roman Catholic archdiocese to help it contain the fallout from a burgeoning sexual abuse crisis.Attorneys for about two dozen men suing the church say in court filings that the 276 documents they obtained through discovery show that the
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Ed Orgeron, LSU reach six-year extension worth more than $42 million

[ad_1] Coach Ed Orgeron and LSU have agreed to a six-year contract extension through the 2026 season that is valued at more than $42 million, the school announced Friday.The agreement, pending approval of the LSU Board of Supervisors, includes a base annual salary of $6 million. In addition, Orgeron will receive a $5 million split-dollar life insurance policy paid out over the first two years of the deal.Orgeron, a Louisiana
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Antonio Brown granted $110K bond on 3 charges

[ad_1] Antonio Brown was granted bail by a Broward County judge at a hearing Friday.Brown's bond was set at $100,000 for the felony burglary with battery charge, with the total bond for the three charges being $110,000. He will also be required to be monitored by GPS, release his passport and guns, go through drug and alcohol testing, and get a mental health evaluation.Brown is facing charges of felony burglary
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MyKayla Skinner, Simone Biles address concerns, changes ahead of U.S. camp

[ad_1] INDIANAPOLIS -- The dread was familiar. The fear too. They gripped MyKayla Skinner shortly after she decided to return to elite gymnastics last summer.Skinner wasn't worried about recapturing the skills that made her an alternate on the 2016 U.S. Olympic team. A standout college career at Utah not only rekindled her love of the sport but also served as a form of self care, the intense pressure of performing
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Coco Gauff upsets defending champion Naomi Osaka at Australian Open

[ad_1] American Coco Gauff became the youngest player in the professional era to eliminate the reigning women's champion at the Australian Open, beating former No. 1 Naomi Osaka 6-3, 6-4 in the third round at Melbourne Park on Friday.After the match, during her on-court interview, Gauff turned into a rather typical teen, joking about wanting to take "a selfie for Instagram" with Rod Laver, the 11-time major champion after whom