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Darius Slay’s Pro Bowl cleats honor late infant son of Lions teammate Marvin Jones

[ad_1] ORLANDO, Fla. -- Detroit Lions cornerback Darius Slay barely got to know Marlo Jones -- the infant son of Lions teammate Marvin Jones who died in December -- but he believes that had he gotten the chance to grow up with his siblings, he would be just as vivacious and would be proud of his father.Slay will honor the Jones family Sunday at the Pro Bowl in Orlando with
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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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NFL world reacts to Eli Manning’s retirement, news conference

[ad_1] Quarterback Eli Manning, who owns every significant New York Giants career passing record, made his retirement official at a news conference on Friday inside the Giants' field house.Manning, 39, is the only player in franchise history to suit up for 16 seasons and his 236 regular-season games (234 starts) and 248 total games are both Giants records. He is sixth in NFL history with 8,119 attempts and seventh with
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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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Super Bowl LIV – Biggest bets around U.S. sportsbooks on Kansas City Chiefs-San Francisco 49ers, including spread, total and prop bets

[ad_1] 5:24 PM ETDavid PurdumCloseESPN Staff Writer Joined ESPN in 2014 Journalist covering gambling industry since 2008Ben FawkesCloseESPN Staff WriterRuns day-to-day editorial operations at Chalk, ESPN.com's gambling section Joined ESPN in 2010In the American sports betting world, nothing is bigger than the Super Bowl.1 RelatedLeading up to the Feb. 2 kickoff between the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs, more money will be bet on Super Bowl LIV than
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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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With Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs always have a chance

[ad_1] KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- When quarterback Patrick Mahomes rallied the Kansas City Chiefs from deficits of at least 10 points to win their two playoff games this year, it wasn't an anomaly.He led the Chiefs back from a 10-point fourth-quarter hole last year against the Denver Broncos with the help of a left-handed pass. He threw four touchdown passes in the second quarter of a Week 2 game this