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Judge to weigh fairness of NFL concussion deal

Co-lead players' lawyer Christopher Seeger, left, and client former NFL player Shawn Wooden speak with members of the media after a hearing on the proposed NFL concussion settlement Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, outside of the U.S. Courthouse in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The NFL on Wednesday urged a judge to approve an estimated $1 billion settlement of concussion lawsuits despite concerns raised by former players or survivors who feel left out.

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High school coach loses job after hazing scandal

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A high school football coach suspended amid a hazing scandal that resulted in the cancellation of the team’s final two games won’t be back next season.

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Green Bay heat: Rodgers and Packers unstoppable

Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers reacts after throwing a touchdown pass to Eddie Lacy during the second half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

It’s heating up in Green Bay.

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Phillies lose run on reversal, fall to Rangers 3-2

Philadelphia Phillies right fielder Marlon Byrd lays out for a fly out by Texas Rangers' Donnie Murphy in the sixth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Mitch Moreland was out at first trying to get back after heading to second on the play. The Rangers won 3-2. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Ben Revere got the call on the field. The Philadelphia speedster wasn’t as fortunate in the replay office more than a thousand miles away.

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