Pete Carroll: We’re counting on Earl Thomas ProFootballTalk (Josh Alper) — Safety Earl Thomas wasn’t one of the veteran Seahawks defenders dropped by the team this offseason, but the prospect has come up more than once. Talk of a possible Thomas trade has gone on all offseason and didn’t quiet down this week when Thomas opted not to take part in the start of voluntary workouts [ more ]
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PFT PM has Derrius Guice, Leighton Vander Esch, and much more ProFootballTalk (Mike Florio) — Ideally, the PFT PM podcast would be 40 minutes long. On a day when I’m more talkative than usual, it lasts an hour. Today, something went haywire. The Thursday PFT PM podcast stretches on for roughly one hour and 40 minutes, including interviews of LSU running back Derrius Guice and Boise State linebacker Leighton Vander [ more ]
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Lance Armstrong settles federal fraud suit with United States Postal Service for $5 million Scott Miller Column (Kevin Skiver) — The USPS claimed that Armstrong defrauded the federal government
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Where will Saquon Barkley go? ProFootballTalk (Mike Florio) — After a stellar Scouting Combine workout, some spoke openly of Penn State running back Saquon Barkley being the first overall pick in the draft. After the Browns signed Carlos Hyde early in free agency, the prospect of Barkley to the Browns at No. 1 became a much tougher proposition. So where will Barkley go, assuming [ more ]
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Patrice Bergeron out for Bruins: NHL Playoffs 2018 Thursday schedule, scores, updates, news, odds Clark Judge Column (Cody Benjamin) — Everything you need to follow along with Bruins-Maple Leafs and Capitals-Blue Jackets action
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Report: Washington to play at Dallas on Thanksgiving ProFootballTalk (Charean Williams) — Washington will play at Dallas on Thanksgiving, J.P. Finlay of NBC Sports Washington reports. It will mark the third consecutive year Washington has played on Turkey Day. It hosted the Giants last year on Thanksgiving after playing in Dallas in 2016. Since 1970, besides annual hosts Dallas and Detroit, only Chicago from 1979-81 has played [ more ]
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MLB Thursday scores, highlights, live team updates, news: Orioles' losing streak continues Clark Judge Column (Mike Axisa) — Here's everything you need to know about the day in baseball Thursday
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Fantasy Baseball: Sell high on these eight Fantasy fool's gold players Scott Miller Column (Scott White) — These eight look like they've turned over a new leaf, but don't be fooled, says our Scott White.
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LeGarrette Blount’s signing “could impact” Lions’ draft plans ProFootballTalk (Charean Williams) — The Lions haven’t drafted a running back in the first round since Jahvid Best in 2010. And after signing LeGarrette Blount in free agency, the Lions seem unlikely to take a running back in the first round next week. Bob Quinn didn’t rule out the possibility of taking a first-round running back prospect like LSU’s [ more ]
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Agent's Take: Here's a fifth-year-option forecast for every 2015 first-round draft pick Scott Miller Column (Joel Corry) — Jameis Winston's will be picked up, but what about DeVante Parker, Kevin Johnson and Bud Dupree?
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NBA playoffs 2018: Live scores, updates, schedule for Joel Embiid's return in 76ers vs. Heat Scott Miller Column (James Herbert) — Joel Embiid is probable for Thursday's game as the playoffs roll on with three Game 3s
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Giants announce cuts of Brandon Marshall, Jessamen Dunker ProFootballTalk (Charean Williams) — The Giants announced the termination of Brandon Marshall’s contract with a failed physical designation. Marshall played only five games in his one season with the Giants before going on injured reserve with a ankle injury that required surgery. He caught 18 passes for 154 yards and failed to catch a touchdown pass for the first [ more ]
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2018 NFL schedule: Live updates, leaks, Thanksgiving matchups, TNF and MNF games Pete Prisco Column (Ryan Wilson) — The NFL season may be some five months off but on Thursday we'll learn when all 256 regular-season games will be played
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Joel Embiid injury update: Sixers big man probable for Game 3 against Heat Scott Miller Column (James Herbert) — Babied no more? Joel Embiid is on the verge of making his first playoff appearance
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PFT Live draft redrafts the 2017 draft ProFootballTalk (Mike Florio) — With the 2018 draft a week away, Thursday was a good occasion to stage a PFT Live draft based on a redraft of the top of the 2017 draft. As I learned the hard way, it was definitely a good day to win the coin toss for the first overall pick. I didn’t, Simms did, [ more ]
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