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Redskins to host first Thanksgiving game in franchise history

(Nick Wass/AP) For the first time in franchise history, the Washington Redskins will host a Thanksgiving Day game. The New York Giants come to FedEx Field on Nov. 23, according to a person with knowledge of the

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Aaron Hernandez found dead

Watch CNN's special report "Downward Spiral: Inside the Case Against Aaron Hernandez" tonight at 9 on HLN. (CNN)Convicted murderer and former NFL star Aaron Hernandez was found hanged in his Massachusett

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Report: James White, Patriots agree to three-year contract extension

SI WIRE The New England Patriots have reached a three-year extension with James White, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. White is now under contract with the team for four years. He is heading into h

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Former Ravens tight end Todd Heap accidentally hits, kills daughter with truck

The Mesa Police Department in Arizona confirmed former Baltimore Ravens tight end Todd Heap accidentally hit and killed his three-year-old daughter with his truck on Friday, according to ABC 15. Police reported

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HERNANDEZ NOT GUILTY: Ex-NFL star cleared in double-murder trial

A jury on Friday acquitted former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez in the 2012 shooting deaths of two men he encountered at a Boston nightclub. They reached a verdict nearly two years to the day after th

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Steelers chairman Dan Rooney dies at 84

Steelers chairman Dan Rooney died Thursday at the age of 84, the team announced. Rooney was the son of Steelers founding owner and NFL pioneer Art Rooney, and is a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame for