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Report: NFL stadium project up for vote lacks detailed plans

This undated artist rendering provided by MANICA Architecture shows an artist's rendering of a newly proposed NFL stadium in the city of Carson, Calif. The Los Angeles suburb of Carson could approve a $1.7 billion NFL stadium Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in the wake of a similar vote in nearby Inglewood, even though many details haven’t been worked out and funding is uncertain. (MANICA Architecture via AP, File) NO SALES

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles suburb of Carson will consider a proposed $1.7 billion NFL stadium Tuesday — even though many details haven’t been worked out and funding is uncertain.

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Lions release Rodney Austin after assault charges

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions released guard Rodney Austin on Tuesday, four days after police in Charlotte, North Carolina, charged him with assault on a female and assault on a child under 12.

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Jaguars’ Bortles hones mechanics, drops weight in offseason

In this Aug. 22, 2014, file phot, Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles looks to throw a pass against the Detroit Lions during a preseason NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit. Bortles spent more than two months in California during the offseason working on his mechanics, mostly footwork, with quarterback guru Tom House and NFL journeyman Jordan Palmer.  (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski, File)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — By the end of last year, Blake Bortles’ arm was tired — worn down by months of NFL draft preparation, countless practices and then the grind of his rookie season.

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Cowboys officially re-sign running back Dunbar, punter Jones

IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Cowboys have re-signed running back Lance Dunbar and punter Chris Jones to one-year contracts worth $1.5 million. Both were restricted free agents.

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Colts quarterback gathers support for child health program

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck wants Indiana lawmakers to support his health and fitness initiative for children.

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