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AP sources: Goodell will not recuse self from Brady appeal

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks to reporters during the NFL's spring meetings in San Francisco, Wednesday, May 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Goodell will hear Tom Brady’s appeal of his four-game suspension for his role in the deflated footballs scandal.

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AP source: Cowboys, Scandrick agree to contract extension

In this Dec. 4, 2014, file photo, Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick (32) celebrates with defensive tackle Tyrone Crawford (98) after intercepting a pass thrown by Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (6) during the second half of an NFL football game, in Chicago. A person with knowledge of the deal says the Dallas Cowboys and cornerback Orlando Scandrick have agreed to terms on a contract extension. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Cornerback Orlando Scandrick has the raise he sought by skipping the first two weeks of voluntary offseason workouts with the Dallas Cowboys.

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FIFA scandals while Sepp Blatter has been president

In this Monday June 8, 1998 file photo, Switzerland's Sepp Blatter, left, and Swedish UEFA president Lennart Johansson hold a replica of the World Cup trophy in Paris, after Blatter defeated Johansson and was elected FIFA president, the world 's soccer governing body. Sepp Blatter's widely expected re-election on May 29, 2015 as president of soccer's world governing body for a fifth term has seldom seemed a real contest. His hold on the top job is so secure that Blatter published no manifesto, declined to debate opponents and rarely engaged with media worldwide. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)

GENEVA (AP) — FIFA has been routinely called “scandal-plagued” for much of Sepp Blatter’s 17-year presidential reign.

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New 49ers running back Bush ready to prove himself again

San Francisco 49ers running back Reggie Bush (23) goes out for a pass as Colin Kaepernick, right, watches during NFL football practice, Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/George Nikitin)

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Reggie Bush wants to return punts again, and he brought up the idea to the San Francisco 49ers when he joined the team as a free agent this spring.

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Dodgers suspend infielder Arruebarrena for rest of season

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Infielder Erisbel Arruebarrena has been suspended by the Los Angeles Dodgers for the remainder of the season.

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