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DT McCoy signs 7-year deal with Bucs

Defensive tackle Gerald McCoy has signed a seven-year extension with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers worth $98 million, making McCoy the highest-paid player at his position.

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Judge halts New Jersey’s sports betting plan

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday granted a request from the four major U.S. professional sports leagues and the NCAA to temporarily stop New Jersey from allowing legalized sports betting.

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Court rejects Sharper’s bid for workers’ comp

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A state appeals court has ruled against embattled former New Orleans Saints safety Darren Sharper in his bid to receive workers’ compensation from his former team.

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Quick sets shutout mark, LA Kings beat Sabres 2-0

Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Quick makes a glove save during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in Los Angeles.  The Kings won 2-0. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Although Jonathan Quick has a serious aversion to attention, the goalie reluctantly acknowledged the spotlight when he broke the Los Angeles Kings’ 36-year-old franchise record for shutouts.

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D’Qwell Jackson key to Colts improving defense

Cincinnati Bengals running back Giovani Bernard (25) is tackled by Indianapolis Colts' D'Qwell Jackson during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — D’Qwell Jackson has seen the good and bad that comes with a long career in the National Football League.

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