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AP source: Goodell told to testify in Rice appeal

In this Oct. 8, 2014, photo, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a news conference following a meeting of NFL owners and executives in New York. A person familiar with the case has told The Associated Press that an arbiter has ruled that Goodell should testify in Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because details of the appeal have not been made public. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has been told to testify in Ray Rice’s appeal of his indefinite suspension, a person familiar with the case told The Associated Press on Wednesday night.

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With Graham limited, Saints receivers doing more

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Kenny Stills (84), while defended by Detroit Lions cornerback Darius Slay (23), pulls in a 46-yard pass for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game in Detroit, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski)

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Even if Jimmy Graham’s production dips while the tight end recovers from a sore shoulder, it looks like Drew Brees won’t have trouble finding other targets.

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FANTASY PLAYS: Trade Megatron? Think hard first

Detroit wide receiver Calvin Johnson is one of the most traded players in CBS Sports and Yahoo fantasy leagues, reflecting a frustration many fantasy owners are feeling about his recovery from an ankle injury.

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Panthers’ Newton stays positive amid obstacles

Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton puts a towel on his head during the second half of an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton is staying positive — and productive — even though the obstacles seem to keep piling up in front of him.

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Jets’ Enunwa moving forward after charge dismissed

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets practice squad receiver Quincy Enunwa says he is happy to move forward after a domestic violence charge against him was conditionally dismissed in court last week.

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