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Greg Roman to give Bills quarterback EJ Manuel a clean slate

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills second-year quarterback EJ Manuel is getting a clean slate under Greg Roman.

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Pistons’ Brandon Jennings has successful Achilles surgery

Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings shouts after falling to the floor while playing against the Milwaukee Bucks during the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Darren Hauck)

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Pistons say guard Brandon Jennings has undergone successful surgery to repair a ruptured left Achilles tendon, an injury that ended his season.

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Tony Stewart returns with a swagger not seen in 2 years

Driver Tony Stewart, left, speaks to the media as Danica Patrick, right, listens during the NASCAR Charlotte Motor Speedway media tour in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart, walking without a limp for the first time in 18 months, declared himself pain-free and never more eager to start a season.

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Jaguars hire Kelly Skipper as running backs coach

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have hired former Oakland Raiders running backs coach Kelly Skipper to the same position and parted ways with Terry Richardson.

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Former Mets Carson among 5 suspended for positive drug tests

In this June 9, 2013, file photo, New York Mets relief pitcher Robert Carson leaves the mound in the 10th inning of a 8-4 loss to the Miami Marlins in a baseball game in New York. The former Mets pitcher was among five players suspended for 50 games each under baseball's minor league drug program, the commissioner's office said Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York Mets pitcher Robert Carson was among five players suspended 50 games each under baseball’s minor league drug program.

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