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Baltimore Ravens defense looks to get swagger back

Baltimore Ravens' Elvis Dumervil answers question during a news conference after NFL football training camp practice, Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Owings Mills, Md.(AP Photo/Gail Burton)

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens’ defense is focused on regaining its hard-hitting reputation.

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Commings out after surgery for fractured fibula

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs received good news on the injury to All-Pro safety Eric Berry.

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Virginia gov. sidesteps Redskins name debate

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe, right, meets NFL referee Terry McAulay, left, at the beginning of the Washington Redskins football training camp in Richmond, Va. on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014.   McAuliffe's only request was to jokingly ask for favorable calls for the Redskins this season, which McAulay overruled. (AP Photo/ Richmond Times-Dispatch, Dean Hoffmeyer)

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe sidestepped the debate over the Washington Redskins name Friday, preferring instead to focus on the economic benefits of having the team in his state.

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Steelers sign K Suisham through 2018 season

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers have given kicker Shaun Suisham a four-year contract extension that runs through the 2018 season.

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Lions’ Nick Fairley gets probation, fine for DUI

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley won’t spend time in jail after being convicted of drunken driving and reckless driving in his hometown of Mobile, Alabama.

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