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Police drop charges against Alabama DB Cyrus Jones

File - In this Sept. 6, 2014, file photo, Alabama head coach Nick Saban speaks with cornerback Cyrus Jones (5) during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Florida Atlantic in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Jones was arrested Tuesday night, April 28, 2015, in Tuscaloosa, on domestic violence charges for allegedly damaging a woman's cellphone and threatening her. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Tuscaloosa police have dropped domestic violence charges against Alabama cornerback Cyrus Jones.

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Some notable things about 2015 NFL draft

Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans cheer after the Buccaneers selects Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston as the first pick in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft,  Thursday, April 30, 2015, in Chicago.  (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

CHICAGO (AP) — Three teams showed no fear of behavioral baggage accompanying some prospects in the NFL draft’s first round. The rest were more reticent.

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Winston brings spotlight to Alabama hometown for draft

James Winston reacts with his grandmother Myrtle Winston to learning he is the first pick in the NFL draft Thursday, April 30, 2015 in Bessemer, Ala. Winston was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. (AP Photo/Hal Yeager)

BESSEMER, Ala. (AP) — Jameis Winston celebrated the NFL draft his way, creating his own memorable moment with family and friends in his hometown. It was his mother who handed him his No. 3 Buccaneers jersey after he became the top pick, not the NFL commissioner.

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Auburn DE Elijah Daniel arrested on burglary, theft charges

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn defensive end Elijah Daniel has been suspended from the football team following his arrest with two other athletes on theft and burglary charges that police said Thursday resulted from an investigation into items missing from dormitory rooms after spring break.

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Alabama signs Memphis forward/guard transfer Nick King

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Memphis transfer Nick King has signed to play for Alabama.

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