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Goodell: ‘Same mistakes can never be repeated’

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell pauses as he speaks during a news conference Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, in New York. Goodell says the NFL wants to implement new personal conduct policies by the Super Bowl. The league has faced increasing criticism that it has not acted quickly or emphatically enough concerning the domestic abuse cases. The commissioner reiterated that he botched the handling of the Ray Rice case.  (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)

NEW YORK (AP) — More defiant than contrite, Roger Goodell announced no sweeping changes in his first public statements in more than a week of turmoil surrounding the NFL’s handling of players accused of crimes.

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Fitzgerald: No time to panic with Wildcats 0-2

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Northwestern vowed this would be a rebound season, a chance to re-establish itself after struggling down the stretch last year.

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Chiefs’ Charles questionable to play vs Dolphins

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jamaal Charles practiced in a limited capacity Friday for the second straight day, raising hopes that the Chiefs’ Pro Bowl running back will be available for Sunday’s game in Miami.

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Rams’ Quinn still looking for that first sack

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Robert Quinn led the NFC and set a St. Louis Rams record with 19 sacks last season. He has yet to get his first one of 2014, and he’s never taken down Dallas quarterback Tony Romo, either.

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Browns’ Gordon has suspension reduced to 10 games

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Josh Gordon’s tangled ordeal, full of legal twists and turns, has finally been straightened out.

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