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Bears hire tight ends, strength and conditioning coaches

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have hired Frank Smith as tight ends coach and Jason George as strength and conditioning coach.

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Buccaneers hire Mike Bajakian as quarterbacks coach

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers continue to revamp their offensive staff, adding Mike Bajakian as quarterbacks coach on Thursday.

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Tigers say they weren’t shocked by Scherzer’s departure

In this Aug. 30, 2014, file photo, Detroit Tigers starter Max Scherzer delivers a pitch against the Chicago White Sox during the first inning of the first baseball game of a doubleheader in Chicago. In a surprising move to upgrade an already imposing rotation, the Washington Nationals agreed to a seven-year contract with 2013 AL Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer, according to a person familiar with the negotiations.  The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because no deal had been announced.  (AP Photo/Paul Beaty, File)

DETROIT (AP) — Justin Verlander is doing his best to take Max Scherzer’s departure in stride.

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Blount happy with Patriots after rocky time with Steelers

New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount speaks at his locker prior to a football team practice in Foxborough, Mass., Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — A right cross to an opponent’s chin. An arrest on a marijuana possession charge. A decision to walk out on the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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Lopez’s 22 points, 6 blocks helps Nets beat Kings 103-100

Brooklyn Nets guard Bojan Bogdanovic, center, of Croatia, goes to the basket for the stuff between Sacramento Kings' DeMarcus Cousins, left, and Jason Thompson, right, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Wednesday Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — If trade rumors are bothering Brook Lopez, it’s hard to tell, because the veteran center is playing inspired basketball of late for the Brooklyn Nets.

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