Posts Tagged Athlete health

McCarthy changing things up for Packers camp

From left, Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt, Brown County Executive Troy Streckenbach, Ashwaubenon Village President Mike Aubinger, Alex McCarthy, Green Bay Packers head coach mike McCarthy and Packers president Mark Murphy pose for a photo during a ceremony to officially dedicate a street in McCarthy's name Wednesday, July 23, 2014 in Ashwaubenon, Wis. (AP Photo/The Green Bay Press-Gazette,  Jim Matthews) NO SALES

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Going into his ninth year coaching the Packers, Mike McCarthy isn’t averse to changing things up.

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Saints S Jairus Byrd opens camp on the sidelines

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — After sitting out the Saints’ offseason practices because of back surgery, safety Jairus Byrd is remaining on the sideline as training camp begins.

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Jaguars WR Shorts leaves practice with injury

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Cecil Shorts III left the team’s first training camp practice with a tight hamstring.

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Giants LB Beason hopes to play in preseason

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Injured middle linebacker Jon Beason said Friday he is hopeful he can play in a preseason game for the New York Giants.

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Dream coach Cooper has surgery for tongue cancer

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Dream coach Michael Cooper has had surgery for tongue cancer.

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