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Melvin: Decision on Brewers manager not imminent

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers General Manager Doug Melvin says the dust needs to settle on the disappointing end to the ballclub’s season before any decisions are made on the team’s manager or coaching staff.

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Lions off to another 3-1 start

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford (9) jogs off the field after an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. The Lions won 24-17. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — For the second straight season, Detroit Lions are off to a 3-1 start.

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Bears off to up-and-down start with Carolina next

Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte (22) talks to quarterback Jay Cutler (6) on the sideline bench in the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in Chicago. The Packers won 38-17. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman looked at his defense’s problems trying to stop Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers in a 38-17 loss at Soldier Field and saw the proverbial tip of the iceberg for his inconsistent team.

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This time, Eagles blow big lead and lose

San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore (21) scores on a 55-yard touchdown reception against the Philadelphia Eagles during the second quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

The Philadelphia Eagles got a taste of their own medicine.

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Brewers’ Braun to have surgery for nerve issue

Chicago Cubs' Anthony Rizzo (44) is out at second base as Milwaukee Brewers' Jean Segura, right, makes a late throw to first on a ball hit by Cubs' Luis Valbuena during the eighth inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun is scheduled to have surgery this week to fix a nagging nerve problem near his right thumb.

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