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Colts agree to extension with backup QB Hasselbeck

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Matt Hasselbeck wanted one more shot at a Super Bowl ring.

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Falcons release veteran running back Steven Jackson

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons on Thursday released running back Steven Jackson, who in two seasons with the team couldn’t recapture his 1,000-yard form that made him one of the league’s top backs with the Rams.

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New Rangers manager Banister addresses team: ‘Why not us?’

Texas Rangers players take part in a drill during spring training baseball practice Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, in Surprise, Ariz. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — New Texas Rangers manager Jeff Banister finally got to address the entire team Thursday, more than four months after getting the job.

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CBJ trade injured Nathan Horton to Leafs for David Clarkson

In this Sept. 18, 2014, file photo, Toronto Maple Leafs' David Clarkson poses during a photo shoot at training camp in Toronto. The Maple Leafs have traded Clarkson to the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for injured forward Nathan Horton. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets and Toronto Maple Leafs traded bad contracts.

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Cole helping keep Pelicans afloat in West playoff chase

New Orleans Pelicans guard Norris Cole (30) goes to the basket in front of Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas (17) in the second half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. The Pelicans won 100-97. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — After all the winning he experienced in Miami, Norris Cole likes to think he can be a steadying force on a young team like the New Orleans Pelicans.

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