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  • San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport after authorities said he became belligerent during a security screening and threatened that he had a bomb.
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  • Prosecutors postponed an initial court appearance for Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay following his arrest on drug-related charges.
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  • With March Madness underway it can feel like nearly everyone is a sports fan with something at stake. But one company is hoping fans truly turn that emotional investment into a financial one.
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  • Darren Sharper will return to court on Friday where his attorneys will argue that the former NFL All-Pro safety should be released.
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  • The NFL is planning to throw the flag on racial slurs.
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  • The agent for Andrew McDonald, a former Miami Dolphins lineman who is identified as Player A in the investigation of the racially charged bullying scandal, said Saturday that his client is "disappointed his name has become associated with this story."
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  • Football star could become NFLs 1st openly gay player
  • Missouri's All-America defensive end came out to the entire country Sunday night.
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  • Football star could become NFLs 1st openly gay player
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  • Football star could become NFLs 1st openly gay player
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  • With the Super Bowl on Sunday, we may not know how many Denver Bronco fans are in the Philadelphia area, but there is one barber in Upper Darby with good reason to be a fan; his son is on the team.
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  • The NFL is joining two New Jersey lawmakers in pushing for federal legislation to protect student athletes from concussions.
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  • Philadelphia Eagle Nick Foles was named offensive MVP of Pro Bowl 2014, the lowest-scoring Pro Bowl in 8 years.
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  • A federal judge in Philadelphia has preliminarily rejected a $765 million settlement of NFL concussion claims, fearing the sum may not be enough to cover injured players.
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  • Bill OBrien
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  • Bill OBrien
  • Penn State is ready to move on without Bill O'Brien and expects to hire a successor within days, not weeks.
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  • Show us just how much you are in a playoff mood, and your photo might appear on an Action News newscast!
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  • Miami Dolphins lineman Jonathan Martin has arrived at the office of the NFL lawyer investigating the team's bullying scandal.
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  • A federal judge in Florida sentenced a former NFL player to more than three years in prison for his involvement in a tax fraud scheme.
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  • Former Philadelphia Eagle Freddie Mitchell has told a federal judge that a brain injury from playing football may have led him to commit tax fraud.
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  • A former NFL offensive lineman initially thought the Twitter photos showing young people partying at his home were a hoax.
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  • Ex-NFL players NY home trashed by partying teens
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  • Teens trash Former NFL Players house
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  • Washington Redskins
  • An American Indian tribe in upstate New York said Thursday it will launch a radio ad campaign pressing for the Washington Redskins to shed a name often criticized as offensive.
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  • Reducing concussions in youth football leagues
  • According to the Centers for Disease Control, an estimated 170,000 youth-sports-related head injuries are treated in emergency rooms in the U.S.
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  • The NFL and more than 4,500 former players want to resolve concussion-related lawsuits with a $765 million settlement.
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  • Reducing concussions in youth football leagues
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  • Eli and Peyton Manning are showing off some serious swag in their new rap video.
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  • An associate of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez said he was told Hernandez fired the shots that resulted in the death of a semi-pro football player, according to documents filed in Florida.
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  • NFL player and Delaware County native Dan Connor was arrested at Philadelphia International Airport.
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  • NFL Super Bowl champion and former Temple University star Bernard Pierce was the victim of a carjacking, Action News has learned.
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  • Prosecutors in New Jersey are sending the drug and weapons case against New York Jets running back Mike Goodson to a grand jury.
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  • Former NFL star Chad Johnson was sentenced Monday to 30 days in jail for a probation violation in a domestic violence case.
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  • See images from the life and career of Hall of Fame defensive end Deacon Jones
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  • David "Deacon" Jones, the original sackmaster, has died.
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  • Ten members of Congress are urging the Washington Redskins to change their name because it is offensive to many Native Americans.
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  • Tim Tebow
  • Tim Tebow was waived by the Jets on Monday, the end of an unsuccessful one-season experiment in New York.
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  • Ducis Rodgers caught up with the Eagles coach just hours before the NFL Draft.
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  • Former NFL players trying to sue the league over concussion-linked injuries argued in court that the NFL "glorified" violence.
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  • Officials say hearings will began Tuesday in Philadelphia addressing the concussion risks for NFL players.
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  • With perhaps billions of dollars at stake, a hearing Tuesday over concussion litigation filed against the NFL promises to be a brawl between legal heavyweights.
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  • Lauren Silberman's NFL tryout has lasted all of two kicks, neither of which traveled 20 yards.
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  • Manti Te'o walked into a crowded room of reporters Saturday, took a breath and settled in for 15 minutes of NFL scouting combine history.
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  • Bill Parcells, Warren Sapp and Cris Carter are among the seven newest inductees into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
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  • When he ended his life last year by shooting himself in the chest, Junior Seau had a degenerative brain disease often linked with repeated blows to the head.
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