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Newton ‘surprised’ WR Steve Smith released

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Quarterback Cam Newton plans to take more ownership of the Carolina Panthers’ offense without his top four receivers from last season.

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AP Source: Giants’ Hill facing 3rd suspension

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that New York Giants safety Will Hill is facing a possible third suspension for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy.

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MLB suspends 4 after Brewers-Pirates brawl

Milwaukee Brewers' Carlos Gomez, center, catches his breath after participating in a brawl with the Pittsburgh Pirates during the third inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Sunday, April 20, 2014. Gomez and Pirates' Travis Snider were ejected from the game. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball has suspended four players involved in last Sunday’s brawl between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Milwaukee Brewers.

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Southern Miss searching for new basketball coach

In this March 25, 2013 file photo, Southern Mississippi basketball coach Donnie Tyndall celebrates his team's 63-52 win over Louisiana Tech in their NIT college basketball game in Hattiesburg, Miss. Tennessee is counting on Tyndall to make the same successful transition from the mid-major ranks as the Volunteers' last two men's basketball coaches. Tennessee announced Tuesday morning, April 22, 2014, that Tyndall would be introduced as its new coach at a 2 p.m. news conference.  (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Southern Mississippi athletic director Bill McGillis thought basketball coach Donnie Tyndall might not last long as the team kept winning games.

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Redskins’ Snyder says team name is ‘not an issue’

STERLING, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder said Tuesday it’s time for people to “focus on reality” concerning Native American matters instead of criticizing the team’s nickname.

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