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Browns “disappointed” by report Gordon failed drug test

In this Nov. 30, 2014, file photo, Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon carries the ball after a reception against the Buffalo Bills during the first half of an NFL football game in Orchard Park, N.Y. The Browns say they are disappointed about a report that troubled wide receiver Gordon has failed another drug test and could be facing a one-year NFL ban. Gordon was suspended for 10 games last season for another violation of the league's drug policy. He appeared in just five games and was suspended by the Browns for violating team rules before the season finale. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert, File)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Josh Gordon’s troubles have deepened. He may be out of chances — and time.

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Bookmaker-funded Ginola campaign could breach FIFA rules

LONDON (AP) — Even if David Ginola gains the nominations required by Thursday’s deadline to stand against Sepp Blatter, his improbable bookmaker-funded campaign could be scuppered by FIFA’s gambling rules.

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Hahn senses optimism around White Sox

Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn speaks during the baseball team's SoxFest annual fan convention, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

CHICAGO (AP) — Whether he’s out on the town or simply checking messages, general manager Rick Hahn can sense the excitement and optimism surrounding the Chicago White Sox.

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Bears add quarterbacks, linebackers coaches

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have hired Dowell Loggains as quarterbacks coach and Glenn Pires as linebackers coach.

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Moreland, Rangers agree at $2.95 million, avoid arbitration

DALLAS (AP) — First baseman-designated hitter Mitch Moreland has agreed to a $2.95 million, one-year contract with the Texas Rangers, who avoided going to salary arbitration for the 15th year in a row.

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