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Players’ lawyer defends NFL concussion deal

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — More than a dozen objections have been filed over the NFL concussion settlement, but a lead players’ lawyer says he negotiated the best deal he could.

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Roethlisberger confident despite Steeler woes

In this Oct. 12, 2014, file photo, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger jogs off the field after a 31-10 loss to the Cleveland Browns in an NFL football game in Cleveland. Pittsburgh has managed just two offensive touchdowns over the last 10 quarters despite playing some of the NFL's worse defenses, with Roethlisberger shouldering most of the blame himself. (AP Photo/David Richard, File)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger turned his head and cracked half a smile. The Pittsburgh Steelers are struggling to score points, even against the Cleveland Browns. He gets it. He’s just not going to freak out about it.

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Coaches out after team taunts African about Ebola

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two high school soccer coaches in eastern Pennsylvania have resigned after their players hurled Ebola taunts at an opponent from West Africa.

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Hokies looking to end hex at Pitt

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Virginia Tech will try to end a puzzling hex on Thursday when they travel to Pittsburgh.

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Atty: Steelers’ Le’Veon Bell to waive pot hearing

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell waived his right to a preliminary hearing on marijuana possession and driving under the influence charges and hopes to enter a first-offender’s program that could result in the charges being dismissed and his record expunged, his attorney said Wednesday.

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