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Buffalo Bills cheerleaders suspend operations

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Pack up the pom-poms in Buffalo, because the Bills will be playing without the support of their official cheerleaders this year....

Lions like Caldwell's cool, calm, collected style

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ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) -- Jim Caldwell has already made his mark as the new coach of the Detroit Lions....

Kosar believes he's off TV for slurred speech
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Former Browns quarterback Bernie Kosar believes he has been removed as a TV commentator for Cleveland's preseason games because of slurred speech he attributes to concussions sustained in the NFL....

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May 2 (AP) -- Deadline for restricted free agents to sign offer sheets....

Seahawks to open NFL season vs. Packers

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NEW YORK (AP) -- Mike McCarthy promises there won't be any bad memories plaguing his Green Bay Packers when they open the NFL season on Sept. 4 at Super Bowl champion Seattle....

NFL players talk about race with Harvard students

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) -- Richard Sherman was called all kinds of names after his raging rant at the end of the NFC championship game. It was worth it, the Seattle cornerback said, because it gave him a chance to talk about the perception of black athletes to a wider audience....

Bills to issue store credits to end text claim
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- The Buffalo Bills are going to pay up for oversharing....

Cardinals player gets probation for assault plea
PHOENIX (AP) -- A judge on Wednesday sentenced Arizona Cardinals inside linebacker Daryl Washington to a year of supervised probation for assaulting a former girlfriend who is the mother of his daughter....

Bills coach Marrone had cancerous mole removed
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone said Tuesday night he had a cancerous mole removed, and added it will not have any effect on him doing his job....

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....