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RT Eric Winston quickly settling in with Bengals

CINCINNATI (AP) — Right tackle Eric Winston sat out most of the season, waiting for a team to give him another chance. He finally got it with the Bengals, and he’s settling right in.

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Browns’ Thomas accused of environmental violations

This is an Aug. 12, 2014, file photo showing Cleveland Browns tackle Joe Thomas at NFL football training camp in Berea, Ohio. Wisconsin officials have accused Cleveland Browns lineman Joe Thomas of multiple environmental violations on his hunting land west of Madison. The state Department of Natural Resources sent the former Wisconsin Badgers standout a letter Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014,  accusing him of doing work on the land without permits, including building bridges and dams and dredging a pond.(AP Photo/Mark Duncan, File)

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin officials have accused Cleveland Browns lineman Joe Thomas of committing nearly a dozen environmental violations on his hunting land west of Madison.

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Jets’ Rontez Miles has emergency surgery on leg

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets backup safety Rontez Miles had emergency leg surgery Thursday night after he was injured in practice.

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Bills RB Spiller activated

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have activated running back C.J. Spiller from injured reserve.

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Coach: ‘Very confident’ Newton starts vs. Browns

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton stretches with the team during an NFL football practice in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers coach Ron Rivera says he’s awaiting final clearance from team physicians before officially naming Cam Newton the starter for Sunday’s game against the Cleveland Browns.

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