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Lions release Drayton Florence

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have released cornerback Drayton Florence.

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Blatt adds Larry Drew to Cavs’ coaching staff

CLEVELAND (AP) — First-year Cavaliers coach David Blatt has hired former Milwaukee coach Larry Drew as one of his assistants.

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Kluwe, Vikings reach settlement to avert lawsuit

In this July 15, 2014, file photo, former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe, right, speaks during a press conference in Minneapolis. Kluwe says he's reached a settlement with the team to avert a threatened lawsuit over his release. Kluwe had accused the Vikings of cutting him over his activism on gay rights issues. He said Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, that the Vikings have agreed to donate to several nonprofits to help raise awareness in professional sports about LGBT issues.  (AP Photo/The Star Tribune, Elizabeth Flores, File )  MANDATORY CREDIT; ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS OUT; MAGS OUT; TWIN CITIES TV OUT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings and former punter Chris Kluwe said Tuesday they reached a settlement averting a lawsuit over Kluwe’s claim that the team wrongfully released him last year because of his outspoken support for same-sex marriage rights.

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Indians sign RHP Atchison for next season

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians have signed reliever Scott Atchison to a contract for next season.

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Buffalo Bills release backup OT Edawn Coughman

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have released reserve offensive tackle Edawn Coughman.

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