Posts Tagged Football

Theft steals Rose Bowl memories from Illinois football hero

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The rings and watches former Illinois football player Bill Tate received after the 1952 and ’64 Rose Bowls mean a lot to him.

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Buffalo engineers seek to build better NFL schedule

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Two industrial engineering students at the University at Buffalo decided to see if they could build a fairer NFL schedule. It added up to a tougher challenge than anticipated.

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Judge rules for Peterson, paving way for reinstatement

In this Dec. 1, 2013, fikle photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, left, tries to break a tackle from Chicago Bears free safety Chris Conte during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game in Minneapolis. A federal judge has cleared the way for Peterson to be reinstated. U.S. District Judge David Doty issued his order Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, less than three weeks after hearing oral arguments. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt, File)

In NFL limbo for the last five-plus months, Adrian Peterson’s future with the Minnesota Vikings is still in question.

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Mississippi St’s Mullen gets $4M-plus per year for 4 seasons

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State has announced a contract extension for coach Dan Mullen that will pay him more than $4 million per season for the next four years.

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Colts agree to extension with backup QB Hasselbeck

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Matt Hasselbeck wanted one more shot at a Super Bowl ring.

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