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Survey: Teens experimenting with HGH on the rise

In this Thursday, July 24, 2014 photo, Frank Trumbetti, owner of Rock Bottom Nutrition, poses for a photo at his store in Cherry Hill, N.J. A new, large-scale national survey released Wednesday by the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids revealed that experimentation with human growth hormones by America's teens more than doubled in the past year. (AP Photo)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Michael Guerreri wanted to try human growth hormones so he could look like a pro wrestler. Joe Badalanato hoped HGH would help him become a better football player. James O’Brien figured the drug would improve his fastball.

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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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Derrick Brooks hired as appeals officer in NFL

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Hall of Fame linebacker Derrick Brooks was hired as an appeals officer Friday by the NFL and the players’ union.

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Rookie MLB Kennard making early impact

New York Giants' Devon Kennard practices during a NFL football camp in East Rutherford, N.J., Wednesday, July 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Jon Beason turned around the New York Giants’ defense last season. Jameel McClain was signed as a free agent in March.

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Giants RB Jennings remembers “fat kid”

New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings, second from right, runs the ball during NFL football camp in East Rutherford, N.J., Thursday, July 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Rashad Jennings never made fun of the fat kid with asthma who couldn’t keep up with everyone else: Jennings was that kid.

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