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Roethlisberger OK with choice to wait on new deal

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger says his contract situation won’t be a distraction as he prepares for the 2014 season.

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Cardinals sign veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski

CHICAGO (AP) — For A.J. Pierzynski, the opportunity for a fresh start with a perennial contender was too good to pass up.

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Eagles dealing with suspension of Lane Johnson

Philadelphia Eagles' Nick Foles (9) walks off the field with Jeremy Maclin at the end of NFL football training camp on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly opened training camp Saturday dealing with an issue he never faced before — one of his top players being suspended.

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Packers re-sign WR Jordy Nelson after 1st practice

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Packers have signed receiver Jordy Nelson to a contract extension, securing their top player at a position that has had several high-profile departures in recent years.

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Rangers use record 31st pitcher, beat A’s 4-1

Oakland Athletics' John Jaso, left, is tagged out by Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre as Jaso tried to advance on a single by the Yoenis Cespedes in the sixth inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 25, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jerome Williams became the record 31st pitcher for Texas this season, Neftali Feliz was back in a familiar finishing role and the Rangers finally got a home victory in July.

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