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Latest betting lines and odds for Army vs. Navy game

Latest betting lines and odds for Army vs. Navy game

The Midshipmen were ranked 23rd in the final College Football Playoff ranking last week and arrive into

Here's a look at the main betting trends ahead of one of the biggest games of the college football season

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Grocery shopping: Five college players to watch who could interest the Eagles in the 2020 NFL Draft

Grocery shopping: Five college players to watch who could interest the Eagles in the 2020 NFL Draft

Normally, we say that as long as you're taking in some college football action this Saturday, here are

However, with the only game on the D1 college slate being Army-Navy, perhaps this is a good week to look

Normally, we say that as long as you're taking in some college football action this Saturday, here are

However, with the only game on the D1 college slate being Army-Navy, perhaps this is a good week to look

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"I ain't begging for nothing": Antonio Brown rules out asking for a way back into NFL

"I worked my entire life to earn the right to play in the National Football League," he wrote.

"After putting it all on the line week after week and putting my body and my mind through some gruesome

Man what a difference a week makes.

I worked my entire life to earn the right to play in the National Football League.

After putting it all on the line week after week and putting my body and my mind through some gruesome

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Tom Brady needs better help against the blitz for Pats’ postseason run

Tom Brady needs better help against the blitz for Pats’ postseason run

According to Pro Football Focus, Brady’s adjusted completion percentage — which measures accurate passes

will blitz everybody,” said Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels of the Bengals earlier this week

Brady underthrew a pass to Phillip Dorsett last week against one blitz, where it appeared Dorsett traveled

“I think every week we’re making a little progress,” Brady said.

“Every week we’re trying to learn from our mistakes and just put all the right things together and hopefully

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Adam Gase confident Sam Darnold will be on right side of intriguing QB list

Adam Gase confident Sam Darnold will be on right side of intriguing QB list

He’s improving every week,” Gase said after the 42-21 loss to the Ravens.

“The entire year, every week he gets better and better.

Evaluating him is a football version of a Rorschach test, with different people seeing different things

If I make one bad decision, then that hurts the team and they can go down and score the football or put

Starting fantasy football studs isn't always the best opti...

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Clayton Valley joins ranks of CIF state football champions

Clayton Valley joins ranks of CIF state football champions

Murphy hands the first place trophy to his players after defeating Aquinas during the 2019 CIF State Football

Charter players raise their hands in celebration after defeating Aquinas during the 2019 CIF State Football

It proved just enough to claim the school’s first-ever California Interscholastic Federation football

“Honestly, all this was, was love and football,” Taylor said.

“Our team just grinded week in and week out.

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'It Was A Blessing': High School Football Coach Dave Nelson Looks Back At 42-Year Career

'It Was A Blessing': High School Football Coach Dave Nelson Looks Back At 42-Year Career

Dave Nelson spent better than four decades as a high school football coach, winning state titles at Blaine

Nelson’s father was a football coach at Anoka, and one day he asked his son something.

And this week he decided that’s enough — announcing his retirement.

And this week he thinks about a lot.

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On offense, says Tom Brady, ‘We’ve got to maximize our potential’

On offense, says Tom Brady, ‘We’ve got to maximize our potential’

that’s what winters about,’’ read Brady’s post, which was accompanied by a picture of him throwing the football

“I think every week we’re making a little progress,’’ Brady said Friday.

To be most effective, he says, the team has to reinvent itself every week.

“It’s always a little bit of a challenge, but football season is not supposed to be easy,’’ Brady said

“I think every week we’re making a little progress."

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Vikings’ Adam Thielen off injury report, Alexander Mattison ruled out

Vikings’ Adam Thielen off injury report, Alexander Mattison ruled out

“I’m praying for a speedy recovery for Alex but it’s football, that’s how it is.

“I thought he ran hard last week. He’s done a nice job.”

At receiver, the Vikings will try to get through a full game with Thielen for the first time since Week

Thielen initially was hurt in the first quarter in Week 7 on Oct. 20 at Detroit.

Thielen practiced all week on a limited basis. Asked how he looked, Zimmer said, “Good.”

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High School Football Semifinals Weekend Features Several North Texas Teams

High School Football Semifinals Weekend Features Several North Texas Teams

win to advance to play in AT&T Stadium for a state title next week.

way to measure it, it's just the truth," said Springtown Football Coach Brian Hulett.

wide receiver Marvin Mims, an Oklahoma commit who just broke the state record for receiving yards last week

The winner has a great chance to win the state title next week.

win to advance to play in AT&T Stadium for a state title next week.

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"What was that?": Fiancee of victim killed in Hard Rock Hotel accident describes his final moments

Last week, they were told otherwise.

Boone echoed Wimberly's heartache, saying that just about a week before the collapse they were celebrating

Florida Gators football game on Oct. 12, but the higher-ups wouldn't let him take the day off.

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'Negative To Play At Home For Chargers,

'Negative To Play At Home For Chargers," Says SportsLine's Kenny White On Matchup With Vikings

“They have not played good football. So the Chargers just fell into the right situation.

This is going to be a tough one this week against the Vikings.”

The Packers and the Bears play each other in Week 15.

The Vikings will then play the former in Week 16 and the latter in Week 17.

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Week 15 NFL betting advice: Take Washington with the points Sunday against the Eagles

Week 15 NFL betting advice: Take Washington with the points Sunday against the Eagles

Godfather,” will impart his gambling wisdom on the Eagles and where the smart money is going on various pro football

Washington has actually been playing the better football over the last three weeks, with wins over the

you quickly recognize that the Vikings haven't beaten a team with a winning record all year and this week

The Philly Godfather was 4-0 last week and has gone 20-0 against-the-spread (ATS) over the last three

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Kurtenbach: Why new 49ers center Ben Garland is oh so easy to root for

Kurtenbach: Why new 49ers center Ben Garland is oh so easy to root for

training camp in August, through the preseasons, and were threatening to keep him out of the lineup in Week

since high school; why he didn’t find it to be a dramatic mental adjustment to work two jobs on the football

good and strong and tight with his preparation as anybody that I’ve ever been around in the game of football

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Hotline newsletter: The TV ratings are in for 2019, and they’re colored green and yellow

Hotline newsletter: The TV ratings are in for 2019, and they’re colored green and yellow

newsletter is published each Monday-Wednesday-Friday during the college sports season (and twice-a-week

“That 3.5 is strong, except that it’s college football, and it’s unopposed,” Lewis said.

Dec. 16: NCAA’s NET rankings/team sheets made public Dec. 18: Football early-signing window opens Dec

Sewell, only a sophomore, won the Outland Trophy on Thursday as the top interior lineman in college football

• The football regular season is over, but ‘Saturday Night Five’ rolls on through the offseason, and

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PhillyVoice’s year-end high school football honors

PhillyVoice’s year-end high school football honors

Joe’s Prep is PhillyVoice’s 2019 high school football Team of the Year.

Last week, Dr. Robert A.

“I never realized how important football was to me before the injury, and that’s something positive I

“We made changes week-to-week, and the kids bought into that.

Adkins, 25, could be the youngest coach to ever win a PIAA state championship in football.

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House poised for final impeachment vote

House poised for final impeachment vote

A final roll call in the full House is expected next week, which could trigger a Senate trial in the

- WaPo: “With Democrats confident of having a majority to impeach Trump next week, a new parlor game

Average approval: 43 percent Average disapproval: 52.4 percent Net Score: -9.4 percent Change from one week

having just won the endorsement of his former Senate colleague, who joined him on the trail in Iowa last week

The NFL was just in its third season and football was mostly still something for college boys.

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When Trump wins, he's nowhere to be found

When Trump wins, he's nowhere to be found

We reported in Playbook last week that members of the House — Jim Jordan or John Ratcliffe — could be

He will attend the Army-Navy football game at Lincoln Financial Field at 2:45 p.m.

CLICKER -- “The nation’s cartoonists on the week in politics,” edited by Matt Wuerker -- 17 keepers

-- ABC’s “This Week”: Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) … Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) … Sen.

-- Sinclair’s “America This Week with Eric Bolling”: Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) … Rep.

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From injuries to tragedy, Clayton Valley’s ride to state championship filled with memories

From injuries to tragedy, Clayton Valley’s ride to state championship filled with memories

Tim Murphy huddled his offensive players during a timeout Friday night and gave them the play every football

Last week, defensive end Rocky Aven broke his left hand in a regional against Elk Grove.

You just feel the best sense of relief because a 16-week season, you don’t know anything like it until

Read full article: From injuries to tragedy, Clayton Valley...→
Five keys for the Raiders in Coliseum finale against the Jaguars

Five keys for the Raiders in Coliseum finale against the Jaguars

OAKLAND — Jon Gruden had never set foot in the Coliseum until Week 4 of the 1995 season as the first-year

“We’ve got to play good football, and at the end of the game, we’ll show our respects, no doubt,” Gruden

Last week, the Titans had the only touchdown of the quarter and in what might have been Oakland’s most

“It’s not something you’d say every week it’s the same issues . . . it’s really a lack of execution and

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Listen to Episode 16 of ‘Gang’s All Here’: Baltimore Beatdown feat. Damien Woody

Listen to Episode 16 of ‘Gang’s All Here’: Baltimore Beatdown feat. Damien Woody

that he will be going to Arizona for the Fiesta Bowl instead of freezing Buffalo for Jets-Bills in Week

Woody opens the interview by stating some breaking news … Lamar Jackson is really good at football.

He also explains how he considered returning to football after retiring, but when he thought about the

Read full article: Listen to Episode 16 of ‘Gang’s All Here...→
Questions Arise After Helmet Hit Knocks Out Colts Collie

Questions Arise After Helmet Hit Knocks Out Colts Collie

punishment and at worst would face plenty of criticism (and also support) in the court of pubic opinion this week

"I was just playing football. I am sad to say he got hurt. You never want to see that."

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Army-Navy game to honor three slain in Florida naval base shooting

Army-Navy game to honor three slain in Florida naval base shooting

members killed in a shooting at Florida naval base will be honored Saturday during the annual Army-Navy football

Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly said this week that the Pentagon wants Congress to make it

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The Loop Fantasy Football Report: Week 15

The Loop Fantasy Football Report: Week 15

Here are some guys we think might do particularly well this week.

Falcons defense he faces Sunday is much weaker than the New Orleans defense the Niners torched last week

. … The Saints’ defense will also look better this week, shutting down Indy QB Jacoby Brissett. … And

even less resistance this week. … Sound familiar?

A team that will again be missing most of those players this week.

Read full article: The Loop Fantasy Football Report: Week 1...→
Roaches, roof leaks, expired permits: Restaurant closures, inspections in Riverside County, Dec. 4-12

Roaches, roof leaks, expired permits: Restaurant closures, inspections in Riverside County, Dec. 4-12

Riverside Pop Warner Football & Cheer snack bar at Don Derr Park, 3003 Monroe St., Riverside

in Riverside, Temecula and Moreno Valley were temporarily shut down by health inspectors in the past week

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Bears track toward meager rushing season, but it could be Matt Nagy’s best bet

Bears track toward meager rushing season, but it could be Matt Nagy’s best bet

Sunday with the Packers, who rank 25th in run defense and got burnt for 174 yards by the Redskins last week

claw back into a game on the ground, and the Bears are 19th in time playing with a lead according to Football

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Patriots remember Pete Frates: ‘I think he’s a hero, honestly’

Patriots remember Pete Frates: ‘I think he’s a hero, honestly’

Earlier this week, the Patriots signed Josh Gable, a young kicker of trick-shot YouTube fame, in a move

The college football regular season will close Saturday with the annual Army-Navy game.

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Nate Solder’s son, Hudson, underwent surgery to remove a tumor

Nate Solder’s son, Hudson, underwent surgery to remove a tumor

The Giants on Thursday revealed that Hudson had surgery during the team’s bye week to remove the tumor

a cutthroat business where guys are always getting released and winning is everything and it’s all football

he took the time to say, ‘Nate, what you’re going through with Hudson … that’s more important than football

“Not just football. Beyond the world of football. The ability to help multiple communities.

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Could USC make a strong run to close out 2020 recruiting class?

Could USC make a strong run to close out 2020 recruiting class?

USC is coming into the home stretch before the early signing period next week, when the first wave of

2020 football recruits can put pen to paper and make their commitments official on National Letters

They’re doing a good job the last week of getting in homes, talking to kids.

They’re really pushing hard this last week.

The Trojans offered Rancho Cucamonga QB CJ Stroud last week. What kind of prospect is Stroud?

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New York Giants cut Janoris Jenkins after using

New York Giants cut Janoris Jenkins after using "offensive" word on Twitter

"From ownership to management to our football operations, we felt it was in the best interests of the

"Obviously, what happened this week, and the refusal to acknowledge the inappropriate and offensive language

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Eagles-Washington final injury report, with analysis

Eagles-Washington final injury report, with analysis

• RT Lane Johnson: Johnson is "week-to-week" with a high ankle injury, after Carson Wentz fell on his

It will be impressive if he ever plays football again.

• TE Vernon Davis (IR): Davis hurt the Eagles Week 1, when he embarrassed Andrew Sendejo and the rest

• RB Derrius Guice (IR): Guice got hurt Week 1 against the Eagles after a 10 carry, 18 yard game.

He returned Week 11, played four games, and played well, improving his yards per carry total to 5.8.

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Patriots Release Trick Kicker Josh Gable, But Belichick Hints He Could Be Back In Future

Patriots Release Trick Kicker Josh Gable, But Belichick Hints He Could Be Back In Future

When not kicking on YouTube or Instagram, Gable has kicked competitively in the Indoor Football League

contract, not to mention coming off a season-ending hip injury, getting an advanced look at Gable this week

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Here’s what experts are predicting for Sunday’s Patriots-Bengals game

Here’s what experts are predicting for Sunday’s Patriots-Bengals game

“It’s on to the Bengals for the Patriots this week, which is a good thing after two straight losses.

With that said, if Tom Brady and New England’s offense can’t get back on track this week, against a defense

Mike Florio, Pro Football Talk: Patriots 34, Bengals 13.

Michael David Smith, Pro Football Talk: Patriots 31, Bengals 10.

that motivational mumbo jumbo is going to fix this Patriots offense, with the team using another spicy week

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Gophers, defensive end from Florida appear to part ways in 2020 class

Gophers, defensive end from Florida appear to part ways in 2020 class

A Florida defensive end appears to have quietly exited the Gophers football program’s 2020 recruiting

class this week.

A Florida defensive end appears to have quietly exited the Gophers football program’s 2020 recruiting

class this week.

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President Trump to attend Army-Navy football game in Philadelphia

President Trump to attend Army-Navy football game in Philadelphia

Philadelphia Saturday to attend the annual Army-Navy game, capping off what the president called a "wild week

The House is expected to vote on the two articles – abuse of power and obstruction of Congress – next week

The trip follows what he called a "wild week."

The trip follows what he called a "wild week."

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This You Gotta See: Bears-Packers, Lakers-Bucks, Kofi Cockburn’s Braggin’ Rights debut

This You Gotta See: Bears-Packers, Lakers-Bucks, Kofi Cockburn’s Braggin’ Rights debut

the Bears began with an unspeakably hideous offensive performance in a 10-3 loss to the Packers in Week

The football universe needed him after 16 years of having to spell “Roethlisberger.”

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After knocking out the rival Packers in 2018, Bears hope to avoid same fate

After knocking out the rival Packers in 2018, Bears hope to avoid same fate

Sitting at his locker this week, he settled on a description.

Because last year I think it was kind of us getting our season officially ended down there in Week 15

“Since I’ve been here, they’ve been pretty big, in the sense that we’ve both had good, contending football

LaFleur had coached at Soldier Field as an assistant, but he didn’t feel it crackle until Week 1.

The Bears believe quarterback Mitch Trubisky is better than he was in Week 1.

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Texas woman convicted in $5.5M health care fraud scheme, DOJ says

Texas woman convicted in $5.5M health care fraud scheme, DOJ says

Les Benson, a physician who played pro football for the Dallas Cowboys in the 1970s, KWTX-TV of Waco

Morgan to maximize billing by offering a bonus if their respective clinics billed over $50,000 in a week

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Alexander: After 13 straight victories, Aquinas football is stopped

Alexander: After 13 straight victories, Aquinas football is stopped

Every week we set goals for ourselves … We haven’t had a football game where we reached all our goals

We haven’t played our best game of football yet, definitely.”

“They know it’s win or go home every week, and they know they’ve got to put their best effort out on

the field every week, and they do that.

“I know football is over, but life’s not over for them.

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Michael Jordan's high school basketball coach, Clifton 'Pop' Herring, dead at 67

Michael Jordan's high school basketball coach, Clifton 'Pop' Herring, dead at 67

Clifton "Pop" Herring, who coached basketball superstar Michael Jordan in high school, died this week

He played football and baseball while attending North Carolina Central University.

Clifton "Pop" Herring, who coached basketball superstar Michael Jordan in high school, died this week

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Jeremiah Attaochu making a name for himself in Denver as another talented addition to Broncos’ linebacking corps

Jeremiah Attaochu making a name for himself in Denver as another talented addition to Broncos’ linebacking corps

“My upbringing taught me the perseverance and work ethic that I bring to football and life in general

Those experiences have translated well into my football life, and how I’ve kept grinding even when I

., Attaochu didn’t start playing football until ninth grade.

Now, Fangio asserted this week the linebacker will “continue to play a lot.”

., Attaochu didn’t start playing football until ninth grade.

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Fantasy football: Finally, a reason to like Baker Mayfield

Fantasy football: Finally, a reason to like Baker Mayfield

This newfound animosity was shared by fantasy football owners — who floundered early with him in their

confidence needed to put him on a starting fantasy roster, there is one reason to really like Mayfield this week

Expect that squeaky wheel to get some grease this week.

David Njoku will be in his second game back, having gotten an opportunity to shake off some rust last week

jerk Mayfield has been, despite his season of fantasy disappointment, put aside your wrath for one week

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Vikings fans primed to take over Chargers’ tiny stadium on Sunday

Vikings fans primed to take over Chargers’ tiny stadium on Sunday

We’ve got to play the Vikings on the football field, and really that’s all that matters.”

Offensive coordinator Kevin Stefanski admitted this week he has never been to the stadium, but he “talked

Vikings fans came out in droves for a Week 9 game at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City and did the Skol

They were back doing the chant the next week in Dallas, a game Minnesota won 28-24.

“It’s been unbelievable, and it started Week 2 in Green Bay,” Rudolph said of the Vikings’ 21-16 loss

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7 candidates invited to face off in final Democratic primary debate of 2019: DNC

7 candidates invited to face off in final Democratic primary debate of 2019: DNC

behalf of these workers since March, and Sodexo "abruptly cancelled scheduled contract negotiations last week

that workers would have a contract with wages and affordable health insurance before the debate next week

"I learned when I played football that you can be frustrated with a ref’s call, but don’t spend your

Kamala Harris suspending her campaign last week, Yang is now the lone candidate of color still in the

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Raiders’ Josh Jacobs says plan is to play against Jaguars

Raiders’ Josh Jacobs says plan is to play against Jaguars

Last week, however, Jacobs said the recovery process was slower than usual.

It just took the whole week last week,” Jacobs said.

“I feel like there’s a target on my back every week. It just is what it is.”

“It’s football. You can say it can’t get worse and anything can happen,” Jacobs said.

sophomore, Jacobs carried just three times for eight yards against Clemson and Georgia in the college football

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O'Donnell: Wow -- Fox Sports and Ch. 32 will actually air the correct NFL game Sunday

O'Donnell: Wow -- Fox Sports and Ch. 32 will actually air the correct NFL game Sunday

and delusional crypt-kicking out of Halas Hall, common sense finally is forced into the Fox/32 pro football

Sure, Hawk Harrelson had his day in the sun this week when he was announced as the winner of the 2020

After a week that included a 59-58 loss at No. 3 Maryland and a 71-62 ambush of No. 5 Michigan in Champaign

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'Will Be Purple And Gold In That Stadium,' SportsLine's Kenny White On Vikings-Chargers Matchup

'Will Be Purple And Gold In That Stadium,' SportsLine's Kenny White On Vikings-Chargers Matchup

The Packers and the Bears play each other in Week 15.

The Vikings will then play the former in Week 16 and the latter in Week 17.

“They have not played good football. So the Chargers just fell into the right situation.

This is going to be a tough one this week against the Vikings.”

Bet the Vikings this week.”

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Big Game Hunting: Army-Navy, a Heisman romp and 5 top bowl-game confidence picks

Big Game Hunting: Army-Navy, a Heisman romp and 5 top bowl-game confidence picks

College football has no greater spectacle.

No. 23 Navy in Philadelphia, in the only major-college game on the Saturday after Championship Week.

College football has no greater spectacle than this.

College football has no greater spectacle.

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Longtime NFL quarterback says it's unlikely Tom Brady will return next season: 'Your family is most important'

Longtime NFL quarterback says it's unlikely Tom Brady will return next season: 'Your family is most important'

know this firsthand: People look at players and all they consider in the decision is Xs and Os and football

Those rumors heated up this week after Brady announced he was stepping down as honorary co-chair of a

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Doug Pederson ‘Disappointed’ That ‘Selfish’ Kamu Grugier-Hill Lied About Concussion

Doug Pederson ‘Disappointed’ That ‘Selfish’ Kamu Grugier-Hill Lied About Concussion

"I take football aside," Pederson said. "I say, ‘hey, this is a well-being issue.'

5 matchups to watch as Eagles visit Washington in Week 15

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Latest betting lines and odds for Army vs. Navy game

Latest betting lines and odds for Army vs. Navy game

The Midshipmen were ranked 23rd in the final College Football Playoff ranking last week and arrive into

Here's a look at the main betting trends ahead of one of the biggest games of the college football season

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President Trump to attend Army-Navy football game in Philadelphia

President Trump to attend Army-Navy football game in Philadelphia

Philadelphia Saturday to attend the annual Army-Navy game, capping off what the president called a "wild week

The House is expected to vote on the two articles – abuse of power and obstruction of Congress – next week

The trip follows what he called a "wild week."

The trip follows what he called a "wild week."

Read full article: President Trump to attend Army-Navy foot...→
From injuries to tragedy, Clayton Valley’s ride to state championship filled with memories

From injuries to tragedy, Clayton Valley’s ride to state championship filled with memories

Tim Murphy huddled his offensive players during a timeout Friday night and gave them the play every football

Last week, defensive end Rocky Aven broke his left hand in a regional against Elk Grove.

You just feel the best sense of relief because a 16-week season, you don’t know anything like it until

Read full article: From injuries to tragedy, Clayton Valley...→

"I ain't begging for nothing": Antonio Brown rules out asking for a way back into NFL

"I worked my entire life to earn the right to play in the National Football League," he wrote.

"After putting it all on the line week after week and putting my body and my mind through some gruesome

Man what a difference a week makes.

I worked my entire life to earn the right to play in the National Football League.

After putting it all on the line week after week and putting my body and my mind through some gruesome

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After knocking out the rival Packers in 2018, Bears hope to avoid same fate

After knocking out the rival Packers in 2018, Bears hope to avoid same fate

Sitting at his locker this week, he settled on a description.

Because last year I think it was kind of us getting our season officially ended down there in Week 15

“Since I’ve been here, they’ve been pretty big, in the sense that we’ve both had good, contending football

LaFleur had coached at Soldier Field as an assistant, but he didn’t feel it crackle until Week 1.

The Bears believe quarterback Mitch Trubisky is better than he was in Week 1.

Read full article: After knocking out the rival Packers in ...→
Listen to Episode 16 of ‘Gang’s All Here’: Baltimore Beatdown feat. Damien Woody

Listen to Episode 16 of ‘Gang’s All Here’: Baltimore Beatdown feat. Damien Woody

that he will be going to Arizona for the Fiesta Bowl instead of freezing Buffalo for Jets-Bills in Week

Woody opens the interview by stating some breaking news … Lamar Jackson is really good at football.

He also explains how he considered returning to football after retiring, but when he thought about the

Read full article: Listen to Episode 16 of ‘Gang’s All Here...→
Adam Gase confident Sam Darnold will be on right side of intriguing QB list

Adam Gase confident Sam Darnold will be on right side of intriguing QB list

He’s improving every week,” Gase said after the 42-21 loss to the Ravens.

“The entire year, every week he gets better and better.

Evaluating him is a football version of a Rorschach test, with different people seeing different things

If I make one bad decision, then that hurts the team and they can go down and score the football or put

Starting fantasy football studs isn't always the best opti...

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Alexander: After 13 straight victories, Aquinas football is stopped

Alexander: After 13 straight victories, Aquinas football is stopped

Every week we set goals for ourselves … We haven’t had a football game where we reached all our goals

We haven’t played our best game of football yet, definitely.”

“They know it’s win or go home every week, and they know they’ve got to put their best effort out on

the field every week, and they do that.

“I know football is over, but life’s not over for them.

Read full article: Alexander: After 13 straight victories, ...→
Army-Navy game to honor three slain in Florida naval base shooting

Army-Navy game to honor three slain in Florida naval base shooting

members killed in a shooting at Florida naval base will be honored Saturday during the annual Army-Navy football

Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly said this week that the Pentagon wants Congress to make it

Read full article: Army-Navy game to honor three slain in F...→
'It Was A Blessing': High School Football Coach Dave Nelson Looks Back At 42-Year Career

'It Was A Blessing': High School Football Coach Dave Nelson Looks Back At 42-Year Career

Dave Nelson spent better than four decades as a high school football coach, winning state titles at Blaine

Nelson’s father was a football coach at Anoka, and one day he asked his son something.

And this week he decided that’s enough — announcing his retirement.

And this week he thinks about a lot.

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Jeremiah Attaochu making a name for himself in Denver as another talented addition to Broncos’ linebacking corps

Jeremiah Attaochu making a name for himself in Denver as another talented addition to Broncos’ linebacking corps

“My upbringing taught me the perseverance and work ethic that I bring to football and life in general

Those experiences have translated well into my football life, and how I’ve kept grinding even when I

., Attaochu didn’t start playing football until ninth grade.

Now, Fangio asserted this week the linebacker will “continue to play a lot.”

., Attaochu didn’t start playing football until ninth grade.

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Roaches, roof leaks, expired permits: Restaurant closures, inspections in Riverside County, Dec. 4-12

Roaches, roof leaks, expired permits: Restaurant closures, inspections in Riverside County, Dec. 4-12

Riverside Pop Warner Football & Cheer snack bar at Don Derr Park, 3003 Monroe St., Riverside

in Riverside, Temecula and Moreno Valley were temporarily shut down by health inspectors in the past week

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Vikings’ Adam Thielen off injury report, Alexander Mattison ruled out

Vikings’ Adam Thielen off injury report, Alexander Mattison ruled out

“I’m praying for a speedy recovery for Alex but it’s football, that’s how it is.

“I thought he ran hard last week. He’s done a nice job.”

At receiver, the Vikings will try to get through a full game with Thielen for the first time since Week

Thielen initially was hurt in the first quarter in Week 7 on Oct. 20 at Detroit.

Thielen practiced all week on a limited basis. Asked how he looked, Zimmer said, “Good.”

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Vikings fans primed to take over Chargers’ tiny stadium on Sunday

Vikings fans primed to take over Chargers’ tiny stadium on Sunday

We’ve got to play the Vikings on the football field, and really that’s all that matters.”

Offensive coordinator Kevin Stefanski admitted this week he has never been to the stadium, but he “talked

Vikings fans came out in droves for a Week 9 game at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City and did the Skol

They were back doing the chant the next week in Dallas, a game Minnesota won 28-24.

“It’s been unbelievable, and it started Week 2 in Green Bay,” Rudolph said of the Vikings’ 21-16 loss

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Patriots remember Pete Frates: ‘I think he’s a hero, honestly’

Patriots remember Pete Frates: ‘I think he’s a hero, honestly’

Earlier this week, the Patriots signed Josh Gable, a young kicker of trick-shot YouTube fame, in a move

The college football regular season will close Saturday with the annual Army-Navy game.

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"What was that?": Fiancee of victim killed in Hard Rock Hotel accident describes his final moments

Last week, they were told otherwise.

Boone echoed Wimberly's heartache, saying that just about a week before the collapse they were celebrating

Florida Gators football game on Oct. 12, but the higher-ups wouldn't let him take the day off.

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Raiders’ Josh Jacobs says plan is to play against Jaguars

Raiders’ Josh Jacobs says plan is to play against Jaguars

Last week, however, Jacobs said the recovery process was slower than usual.

It just took the whole week last week,” Jacobs said.

“I feel like there’s a target on my back every week. It just is what it is.”

“It’s football. You can say it can’t get worse and anything can happen,” Jacobs said.

sophomore, Jacobs carried just three times for eight yards against Clemson and Georgia in the college football

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Could USC make a strong run to close out 2020 recruiting class?

Could USC make a strong run to close out 2020 recruiting class?

USC is coming into the home stretch before the early signing period next week, when the first wave of

2020 football recruits can put pen to paper and make their commitments official on National Letters

They’re doing a good job the last week of getting in homes, talking to kids.

They’re really pushing hard this last week.

The Trojans offered Rancho Cucamonga QB CJ Stroud last week. What kind of prospect is Stroud?

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Week 15 NFL betting advice: Take Washington with the points Sunday against the Eagles

Week 15 NFL betting advice: Take Washington with the points Sunday against the Eagles

Godfather,” will impart his gambling wisdom on the Eagles and where the smart money is going on various pro football

Washington has actually been playing the better football over the last three weeks, with wins over the

you quickly recognize that the Vikings haven't beaten a team with a winning record all year and this week

The Philly Godfather was 4-0 last week and has gone 20-0 against-the-spread (ATS) over the last three

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'Will Be Purple And Gold In That Stadium,' SportsLine's Kenny White On Vikings-Chargers Matchup

'Will Be Purple And Gold In That Stadium,' SportsLine's Kenny White On Vikings-Chargers Matchup

The Packers and the Bears play each other in Week 15.

The Vikings will then play the former in Week 16 and the latter in Week 17.

“They have not played good football. So the Chargers just fell into the right situation.

This is going to be a tough one this week against the Vikings.”

Bet the Vikings this week.”

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Eagles-Washington final injury report, with analysis

Eagles-Washington final injury report, with analysis

• RT Lane Johnson: Johnson is "week-to-week" with a high ankle injury, after Carson Wentz fell on his

It will be impressive if he ever plays football again.

• TE Vernon Davis (IR): Davis hurt the Eagles Week 1, when he embarrassed Andrew Sendejo and the rest

• RB Derrius Guice (IR): Guice got hurt Week 1 against the Eagles after a 10 carry, 18 yard game.

He returned Week 11, played four games, and played well, improving his yards per carry total to 5.8.

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Hotline newsletter: The TV ratings are in for 2019, and they’re colored green and yellow

Hotline newsletter: The TV ratings are in for 2019, and they’re colored green and yellow

newsletter is published each Monday-Wednesday-Friday during the college sports season (and twice-a-week

“That 3.5 is strong, except that it’s college football, and it’s unopposed,” Lewis said.

Dec. 16: NCAA’s NET rankings/team sheets made public Dec. 18: Football early-signing window opens Dec

Sewell, only a sophomore, won the Outland Trophy on Thursday as the top interior lineman in college football

• The football regular season is over, but ‘Saturday Night Five’ rolls on through the offseason, and

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Longtime NFL quarterback says it's unlikely Tom Brady will return next season: 'Your family is most important'

Longtime NFL quarterback says it's unlikely Tom Brady will return next season: 'Your family is most important'

know this firsthand: People look at players and all they consider in the decision is Xs and Os and football

Those rumors heated up this week after Brady announced he was stepping down as honorary co-chair of a

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Here’s what experts are predicting for Sunday’s Patriots-Bengals game

Here’s what experts are predicting for Sunday’s Patriots-Bengals game

“It’s on to the Bengals for the Patriots this week, which is a good thing after two straight losses.

With that said, if Tom Brady and New England’s offense can’t get back on track this week, against a defense

Mike Florio, Pro Football Talk: Patriots 34, Bengals 13.

Michael David Smith, Pro Football Talk: Patriots 31, Bengals 10.

that motivational mumbo jumbo is going to fix this Patriots offense, with the team using another spicy week

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House poised for final impeachment vote

House poised for final impeachment vote

A final roll call in the full House is expected next week, which could trigger a Senate trial in the

- WaPo: “With Democrats confident of having a majority to impeach Trump next week, a new parlor game

Average approval: 43 percent Average disapproval: 52.4 percent Net Score: -9.4 percent Change from one week

having just won the endorsement of his former Senate colleague, who joined him on the trail in Iowa last week

The NFL was just in its third season and football was mostly still something for college boys.

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When Trump wins, he's nowhere to be found

When Trump wins, he's nowhere to be found

We reported in Playbook last week that members of the House — Jim Jordan or John Ratcliffe — could be

He will attend the Army-Navy football game at Lincoln Financial Field at 2:45 p.m.

CLICKER -- “The nation’s cartoonists on the week in politics,” edited by Matt Wuerker -- 17 keepers

-- ABC’s “This Week”: Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) … Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) … Sen.

-- Sinclair’s “America This Week with Eric Bolling”: Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) … Rep.

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Grocery shopping: Five college players to watch who could interest the Eagles in the 2020 NFL Draft

Grocery shopping: Five college players to watch who could interest the Eagles in the 2020 NFL Draft

Normally, we say that as long as you're taking in some college football action this Saturday, here are

However, with the only game on the D1 college slate being Army-Navy, perhaps this is a good week to look

Normally, we say that as long as you're taking in some college football action this Saturday, here are

However, with the only game on the D1 college slate being Army-Navy, perhaps this is a good week to look

Read full article: Grocery shopping: Five college players t...→
This You Gotta See: Bears-Packers, Lakers-Bucks, Kofi Cockburn’s Braggin’ Rights debut

This You Gotta See: Bears-Packers, Lakers-Bucks, Kofi Cockburn’s Braggin’ Rights debut

the Bears began with an unspeakably hideous offensive performance in a 10-3 loss to the Packers in Week

The football universe needed him after 16 years of having to spell “Roethlisberger.”

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Five keys for the Raiders in Coliseum finale against the Jaguars

Five keys for the Raiders in Coliseum finale against the Jaguars

OAKLAND — Jon Gruden had never set foot in the Coliseum until Week 4 of the 1995 season as the first-year

“We’ve got to play good football, and at the end of the game, we’ll show our respects, no doubt,” Gruden

Last week, the Titans had the only touchdown of the quarter and in what might have been Oakland’s most

“It’s not something you’d say every week it’s the same issues . . . it’s really a lack of execution and

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Tom Brady needs better help against the blitz for Pats’ postseason run

Tom Brady needs better help against the blitz for Pats’ postseason run

According to Pro Football Focus, Brady’s adjusted completion percentage — which measures accurate passes

will blitz everybody,” said Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels of the Bengals earlier this week

Brady underthrew a pass to Phillip Dorsett last week against one blitz, where it appeared Dorsett traveled

“I think every week we’re making a little progress,” Brady said.

“Every week we’re trying to learn from our mistakes and just put all the right things together and hopefully

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Texas woman convicted in $5.5M health care fraud scheme, DOJ says

Texas woman convicted in $5.5M health care fraud scheme, DOJ says

Les Benson, a physician who played pro football for the Dallas Cowboys in the 1970s, KWTX-TV of Waco

Morgan to maximize billing by offering a bonus if their respective clinics billed over $50,000 in a week

Read full article: Texas woman convicted in $5.5M health ca...→
Questions Arise After Helmet Hit Knocks Out Colts Collie

Questions Arise After Helmet Hit Knocks Out Colts Collie

punishment and at worst would face plenty of criticism (and also support) in the court of pubic opinion this week

"I was just playing football. I am sad to say he got hurt. You never want to see that."

Read full article: Questions Arise After Helmet Hit Knocks ...→
Clayton Valley joins ranks of CIF state football champions

Clayton Valley joins ranks of CIF state football champions

Murphy hands the first place trophy to his players after defeating Aquinas during the 2019 CIF State Football

Charter players raise their hands in celebration after defeating Aquinas during the 2019 CIF State Football

It proved just enough to claim the school’s first-ever California Interscholastic Federation football

“Honestly, all this was, was love and football,” Taylor said.

“Our team just grinded week in and week out.

Read full article: Clayton Valley joins ranks of CIF state ...→
Michael Jordan's high school basketball coach, Clifton 'Pop' Herring, dead at 67

Michael Jordan's high school basketball coach, Clifton 'Pop' Herring, dead at 67

Clifton "Pop" Herring, who coached basketball superstar Michael Jordan in high school, died this week

He played football and baseball while attending North Carolina Central University.

Clifton "Pop" Herring, who coached basketball superstar Michael Jordan in high school, died this week

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The Loop Fantasy Football Report: Week 15

The Loop Fantasy Football Report: Week 15

Here are some guys we think might do particularly well this week.

Falcons defense he faces Sunday is much weaker than the New Orleans defense the Niners torched last week

. … The Saints’ defense will also look better this week, shutting down Indy QB Jacoby Brissett. … And

even less resistance this week. … Sound familiar?

A team that will again be missing most of those players this week.

Read full article: The Loop Fantasy Football Report: Week 1...→
On offense, says Tom Brady, ‘We’ve got to maximize our potential’

On offense, says Tom Brady, ‘We’ve got to maximize our potential’

that’s what winters about,’’ read Brady’s post, which was accompanied by a picture of him throwing the football

“I think every week we’re making a little progress,’’ Brady said Friday.

To be most effective, he says, the team has to reinvent itself every week.

“It’s always a little bit of a challenge, but football season is not supposed to be easy,’’ Brady said

“I think every week we’re making a little progress."

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Fantasy football: Finally, a reason to like Baker Mayfield

Fantasy football: Finally, a reason to like Baker Mayfield

This newfound animosity was shared by fantasy football owners — who floundered early with him in their

confidence needed to put him on a starting fantasy roster, there is one reason to really like Mayfield this week

Expect that squeaky wheel to get some grease this week.

David Njoku will be in his second game back, having gotten an opportunity to shake off some rust last week

jerk Mayfield has been, despite his season of fantasy disappointment, put aside your wrath for one week

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Bears track toward meager rushing season, but it could be Matt Nagy’s best bet

Bears track toward meager rushing season, but it could be Matt Nagy’s best bet

Sunday with the Packers, who rank 25th in run defense and got burnt for 174 yards by the Redskins last week

claw back into a game on the ground, and the Bears are 19th in time playing with a lead according to Football

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High School Football Semifinals Weekend Features Several North Texas Teams

High School Football Semifinals Weekend Features Several North Texas Teams

win to advance to play in AT&T Stadium for a state title next week.

way to measure it, it's just the truth," said Springtown Football Coach Brian Hulett.

wide receiver Marvin Mims, an Oklahoma commit who just broke the state record for receiving yards last week

The winner has a great chance to win the state title next week.

win to advance to play in AT&T Stadium for a state title next week.

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7 candidates invited to face off in final Democratic primary debate of 2019: DNC

7 candidates invited to face off in final Democratic primary debate of 2019: DNC

behalf of these workers since March, and Sodexo "abruptly cancelled scheduled contract negotiations last week

that workers would have a contract with wages and affordable health insurance before the debate next week

"I learned when I played football that you can be frustrated with a ref’s call, but don’t spend your

Kamala Harris suspending her campaign last week, Yang is now the lone candidate of color still in the

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Nate Solder’s son, Hudson, underwent surgery to remove a tumor

Nate Solder’s son, Hudson, underwent surgery to remove a tumor

The Giants on Thursday revealed that Hudson had surgery during the team’s bye week to remove the tumor

a cutthroat business where guys are always getting released and winning is everything and it’s all football

he took the time to say, ‘Nate, what you’re going through with Hudson … that’s more important than football

“Not just football. Beyond the world of football. The ability to help multiple communities.

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'Negative To Play At Home For Chargers,

'Negative To Play At Home For Chargers," Says SportsLine's Kenny White On Matchup With Vikings

“They have not played good football. So the Chargers just fell into the right situation.

This is going to be a tough one this week against the Vikings.”

The Packers and the Bears play each other in Week 15.

The Vikings will then play the former in Week 16 and the latter in Week 17.

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O'Donnell: Wow -- Fox Sports and Ch. 32 will actually air the correct NFL game Sunday

O'Donnell: Wow -- Fox Sports and Ch. 32 will actually air the correct NFL game Sunday

and delusional crypt-kicking out of Halas Hall, common sense finally is forced into the Fox/32 pro football

Sure, Hawk Harrelson had his day in the sun this week when he was announced as the winner of the 2020

After a week that included a 59-58 loss at No. 3 Maryland and a 71-62 ambush of No. 5 Michigan in Champaign

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New York Giants cut Janoris Jenkins after using

New York Giants cut Janoris Jenkins after using "offensive" word on Twitter

"From ownership to management to our football operations, we felt it was in the best interests of the

"Obviously, what happened this week, and the refusal to acknowledge the inappropriate and offensive language

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Kurtenbach: Why new 49ers center Ben Garland is oh so easy to root for

Kurtenbach: Why new 49ers center Ben Garland is oh so easy to root for

training camp in August, through the preseasons, and were threatening to keep him out of the lineup in Week

since high school; why he didn’t find it to be a dramatic mental adjustment to work two jobs on the football

good and strong and tight with his preparation as anybody that I’ve ever been around in the game of football

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Big Game Hunting: Army-Navy, a Heisman romp and 5 top bowl-game confidence picks

Big Game Hunting: Army-Navy, a Heisman romp and 5 top bowl-game confidence picks

College football has no greater spectacle.

No. 23 Navy in Philadelphia, in the only major-college game on the Saturday after Championship Week.

College football has no greater spectacle than this.

College football has no greater spectacle.

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Patriots Release Trick Kicker Josh Gable, But Belichick Hints He Could Be Back In Future

Patriots Release Trick Kicker Josh Gable, But Belichick Hints He Could Be Back In Future

When not kicking on YouTube or Instagram, Gable has kicked competitively in the Indoor Football League

contract, not to mention coming off a season-ending hip injury, getting an advanced look at Gable this week

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PhillyVoice’s year-end high school football honors

PhillyVoice’s year-end high school football honors

Joe’s Prep is PhillyVoice’s 2019 high school football Team of the Year.

Last week, Dr. Robert A.

“I never realized how important football was to me before the injury, and that’s something positive I

“We made changes week-to-week, and the kids bought into that.

Adkins, 25, could be the youngest coach to ever win a PIAA state championship in football.

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Doug Pederson ‘Disappointed’ That ‘Selfish’ Kamu Grugier-Hill Lied About Concussion

Doug Pederson ‘Disappointed’ That ‘Selfish’ Kamu Grugier-Hill Lied About Concussion

"I take football aside," Pederson said. "I say, ‘hey, this is a well-being issue.'

5 matchups to watch as Eagles visit Washington in Week 15

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Gophers, defensive end from Florida appear to part ways in 2020 class

Gophers, defensive end from Florida appear to part ways in 2020 class

A Florida defensive end appears to have quietly exited the Gophers football program’s 2020 recruiting

class this week.

A Florida defensive end appears to have quietly exited the Gophers football program’s 2020 recruiting

class this week.

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Latest betting lines and odds for Army vs. Navy game

Latest betting lines and odds for Army vs. Navy game

The Midshipmen were ranked 23rd in the final College Football Playoff ranking last week and arrive into

Here's a look at the main betting trends ahead of one of the biggest games of the college football season

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When Trump wins, he's nowhere to be found

When Trump wins, he's nowhere to be found

We reported in Playbook last week that members of the House — Jim Jordan or John Ratcliffe — could be

He will attend the Army-Navy football game at Lincoln Financial Field at 2:45 p.m.

CLICKER -- “The nation’s cartoonists on the week in politics,” edited by Matt Wuerker -- 17 keepers

-- ABC’s “This Week”: Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) … Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) … Sen.

-- Sinclair’s “America This Week with Eric Bolling”: Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) … Rep.

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President Trump to attend Army-Navy football game in Philadelphia

President Trump to attend Army-Navy football game in Philadelphia

Philadelphia Saturday to attend the annual Army-Navy game, capping off what the president called a "wild week

The House is expected to vote on the two articles – abuse of power and obstruction of Congress – next week

The trip follows what he called a "wild week."

The trip follows what he called a "wild week."

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Grocery shopping: Five college players to watch who could interest the Eagles in the 2020 NFL Draft

Grocery shopping: Five college players to watch who could interest the Eagles in the 2020 NFL Draft

Normally, we say that as long as you're taking in some college football action this Saturday, here are

However, with the only game on the D1 college slate being Army-Navy, perhaps this is a good week to look

Normally, we say that as long as you're taking in some college football action this Saturday, here are

However, with the only game on the D1 college slate being Army-Navy, perhaps this is a good week to look

Read full article: Grocery shopping: Five college players t...→
From injuries to tragedy, Clayton Valley’s ride to state championship filled with memories

From injuries to tragedy, Clayton Valley’s ride to state championship filled with memories

Tim Murphy huddled his offensive players during a timeout Friday night and gave them the play every football

Last week, defensive end Rocky Aven broke his left hand in a regional against Elk Grove.

You just feel the best sense of relief because a 16-week season, you don’t know anything like it until

Read full article: From injuries to tragedy, Clayton Valley...→
This You Gotta See: Bears-Packers, Lakers-Bucks, Kofi Cockburn’s Braggin’ Rights debut

This You Gotta See: Bears-Packers, Lakers-Bucks, Kofi Cockburn’s Braggin’ Rights debut

the Bears began with an unspeakably hideous offensive performance in a 10-3 loss to the Packers in Week

The football universe needed him after 16 years of having to spell “Roethlisberger.”

Read full article: This You Gotta See: Bears-Packers, Laker...→

"I ain't begging for nothing": Antonio Brown rules out asking for a way back into NFL

"I worked my entire life to earn the right to play in the National Football League," he wrote.

"After putting it all on the line week after week and putting my body and my mind through some gruesome

Man what a difference a week makes.

I worked my entire life to earn the right to play in the National Football League.

After putting it all on the line week after week and putting my body and my mind through some gruesome

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Five keys for the Raiders in Coliseum finale against the Jaguars

Five keys for the Raiders in Coliseum finale against the Jaguars

OAKLAND — Jon Gruden had never set foot in the Coliseum until Week 4 of the 1995 season as the first-year

“We’ve got to play good football, and at the end of the game, we’ll show our respects, no doubt,” Gruden

Last week, the Titans had the only touchdown of the quarter and in what might have been Oakland’s most

“It’s not something you’d say every week it’s the same issues . . . it’s really a lack of execution and

Read full article: Five keys for the Raiders in Coliseum fi...→
After knocking out the rival Packers in 2018, Bears hope to avoid same fate

After knocking out the rival Packers in 2018, Bears hope to avoid same fate

Sitting at his locker this week, he settled on a description.

Because last year I think it was kind of us getting our season officially ended down there in Week 15

“Since I’ve been here, they’ve been pretty big, in the sense that we’ve both had good, contending football

LaFleur had coached at Soldier Field as an assistant, but he didn’t feel it crackle until Week 1.

The Bears believe quarterback Mitch Trubisky is better than he was in Week 1.

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Tom Brady needs better help against the blitz for Pats’ postseason run

Tom Brady needs better help against the blitz for Pats’ postseason run

According to Pro Football Focus, Brady’s adjusted completion percentage — which measures accurate passes

will blitz everybody,” said Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels of the Bengals earlier this week

Brady underthrew a pass to Phillip Dorsett last week against one blitz, where it appeared Dorsett traveled

“I think every week we’re making a little progress,” Brady said.

“Every week we’re trying to learn from our mistakes and just put all the right things together and hopefully

Read full article: Tom Brady needs better help against the ...→
Listen to Episode 16 of ‘Gang’s All Here’: Baltimore Beatdown feat. Damien Woody

Listen to Episode 16 of ‘Gang’s All Here’: Baltimore Beatdown feat. Damien Woody

that he will be going to Arizona for the Fiesta Bowl instead of freezing Buffalo for Jets-Bills in Week

Woody opens the interview by stating some breaking news … Lamar Jackson is really good at football.

He also explains how he considered returning to football after retiring, but when he thought about the

Read full article: Listen to Episode 16 of ‘Gang’s All Here...→
Texas woman convicted in $5.5M health care fraud scheme, DOJ says

Texas woman convicted in $5.5M health care fraud scheme, DOJ says

Les Benson, a physician who played pro football for the Dallas Cowboys in the 1970s, KWTX-TV of Waco

Morgan to maximize billing by offering a bonus if their respective clinics billed over $50,000 in a week

Read full article: Texas woman convicted in $5.5M health ca...→
Adam Gase confident Sam Darnold will be on right side of intriguing QB list

Adam Gase confident Sam Darnold will be on right side of intriguing QB list

He’s improving every week,” Gase said after the 42-21 loss to the Ravens.

“The entire year, every week he gets better and better.

Evaluating him is a football version of a Rorschach test, with different people seeing different things

If I make one bad decision, then that hurts the team and they can go down and score the football or put

Starting fantasy football studs isn't always the best opti...

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Questions Arise After Helmet Hit Knocks Out Colts Collie

Questions Arise After Helmet Hit Knocks Out Colts Collie

punishment and at worst would face plenty of criticism (and also support) in the court of pubic opinion this week

"I was just playing football. I am sad to say he got hurt. You never want to see that."

Read full article: Questions Arise After Helmet Hit Knocks ...→
Alexander: After 13 straight victories, Aquinas football is stopped

Alexander: After 13 straight victories, Aquinas football is stopped

Every week we set goals for ourselves … We haven’t had a football game where we reached all our goals

We haven’t played our best game of football yet, definitely.”

“They know it’s win or go home every week, and they know they’ve got to put their best effort out on

the field every week, and they do that.

“I know football is over, but life’s not over for them.

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Clayton Valley joins ranks of CIF state football champions

Clayton Valley joins ranks of CIF state football champions

Murphy hands the first place trophy to his players after defeating Aquinas during the 2019 CIF State Football

Charter players raise their hands in celebration after defeating Aquinas during the 2019 CIF State Football

It proved just enough to claim the school’s first-ever California Interscholastic Federation football

“Honestly, all this was, was love and football,” Taylor said.

“Our team just grinded week in and week out.

Read full article: Clayton Valley joins ranks of CIF state ...→
Army-Navy game to honor three slain in Florida naval base shooting

Army-Navy game to honor three slain in Florida naval base shooting

members killed in a shooting at Florida naval base will be honored Saturday during the annual Army-Navy football

Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly said this week that the Pentagon wants Congress to make it

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Michael Jordan's high school basketball coach, Clifton 'Pop' Herring, dead at 67

Michael Jordan's high school basketball coach, Clifton 'Pop' Herring, dead at 67

Clifton "Pop" Herring, who coached basketball superstar Michael Jordan in high school, died this week

He played football and baseball while attending North Carolina Central University.

Clifton "Pop" Herring, who coached basketball superstar Michael Jordan in high school, died this week

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'It Was A Blessing': High School Football Coach Dave Nelson Looks Back At 42-Year Career

'It Was A Blessing': High School Football Coach Dave Nelson Looks Back At 42-Year Career

Dave Nelson spent better than four decades as a high school football coach, winning state titles at Blaine

Nelson’s father was a football coach at Anoka, and one day he asked his son something.

And this week he decided that’s enough — announcing his retirement.

And this week he thinks about a lot.

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The Loop Fantasy Football Report: Week 15

The Loop Fantasy Football Report: Week 15

Here are some guys we think might do particularly well this week.

Falcons defense he faces Sunday is much weaker than the New Orleans defense the Niners torched last week

. … The Saints’ defense will also look better this week, shutting down Indy QB Jacoby Brissett. … And

even less resistance this week. … Sound familiar?

A team that will again be missing most of those players this week.

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Jeremiah Attaochu making a name for himself in Denver as another talented addition to Broncos’ linebacking corps

Jeremiah Attaochu making a name for himself in Denver as another talented addition to Broncos’ linebacking corps

“My upbringing taught me the perseverance and work ethic that I bring to football and life in general

Those experiences have translated well into my football life, and how I’ve kept grinding even when I

., Attaochu didn’t start playing football until ninth grade.

Now, Fangio asserted this week the linebacker will “continue to play a lot.”

., Attaochu didn’t start playing football until ninth grade.

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On offense, says Tom Brady, ‘We’ve got to maximize our potential’

On offense, says Tom Brady, ‘We’ve got to maximize our potential’

that’s what winters about,’’ read Brady’s post, which was accompanied by a picture of him throwing the football

“I think every week we’re making a little progress,’’ Brady said Friday.

To be most effective, he says, the team has to reinvent itself every week.

“It’s always a little bit of a challenge, but football season is not supposed to be easy,’’ Brady said

“I think every week we’re making a little progress."

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Roaches, roof leaks, expired permits: Restaurant closures, inspections in Riverside County, Dec. 4-12

Roaches, roof leaks, expired permits: Restaurant closures, inspections in Riverside County, Dec. 4-12

Riverside Pop Warner Football & Cheer snack bar at Don Derr Park, 3003 Monroe St., Riverside

in Riverside, Temecula and Moreno Valley were temporarily shut down by health inspectors in the past week

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Fantasy football: Finally, a reason to like Baker Mayfield

Fantasy football: Finally, a reason to like Baker Mayfield

This newfound animosity was shared by fantasy football owners — who floundered early with him in their

confidence needed to put him on a starting fantasy roster, there is one reason to really like Mayfield this week

Expect that squeaky wheel to get some grease this week.

David Njoku will be in his second game back, having gotten an opportunity to shake off some rust last week

jerk Mayfield has been, despite his season of fantasy disappointment, put aside your wrath for one week

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Vikings’ Adam Thielen off injury report, Alexander Mattison ruled out

Vikings’ Adam Thielen off injury report, Alexander Mattison ruled out

“I’m praying for a speedy recovery for Alex but it’s football, that’s how it is.

“I thought he ran hard last week. He’s done a nice job.”

At receiver, the Vikings will try to get through a full game with Thielen for the first time since Week

Thielen initially was hurt in the first quarter in Week 7 on Oct. 20 at Detroit.

Thielen practiced all week on a limited basis. Asked how he looked, Zimmer said, “Good.”

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Bears track toward meager rushing season, but it could be Matt Nagy’s best bet

Bears track toward meager rushing season, but it could be Matt Nagy’s best bet

Sunday with the Packers, who rank 25th in run defense and got burnt for 174 yards by the Redskins last week

claw back into a game on the ground, and the Bears are 19th in time playing with a lead according to Football

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Vikings fans primed to take over Chargers’ tiny stadium on Sunday

Vikings fans primed to take over Chargers’ tiny stadium on Sunday

We’ve got to play the Vikings on the football field, and really that’s all that matters.”

Offensive coordinator Kevin Stefanski admitted this week he has never been to the stadium, but he “talked

Vikings fans came out in droves for a Week 9 game at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City and did the Skol

They were back doing the chant the next week in Dallas, a game Minnesota won 28-24.

“It’s been unbelievable, and it started Week 2 in Green Bay,” Rudolph said of the Vikings’ 21-16 loss

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High School Football Semifinals Weekend Features Several North Texas Teams

High School Football Semifinals Weekend Features Several North Texas Teams

win to advance to play in AT&T Stadium for a state title next week.

way to measure it, it's just the truth," said Springtown Football Coach Brian Hulett.

wide receiver Marvin Mims, an Oklahoma commit who just broke the state record for receiving yards last week

The winner has a great chance to win the state title next week.

win to advance to play in AT&T Stadium for a state title next week.

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Patriots remember Pete Frates: ‘I think he’s a hero, honestly’

Patriots remember Pete Frates: ‘I think he’s a hero, honestly’

Earlier this week, the Patriots signed Josh Gable, a young kicker of trick-shot YouTube fame, in a move

The college football regular season will close Saturday with the annual Army-Navy game.

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7 candidates invited to face off in final Democratic primary debate of 2019: DNC

7 candidates invited to face off in final Democratic primary debate of 2019: DNC

behalf of these workers since March, and Sodexo "abruptly cancelled scheduled contract negotiations last week

that workers would have a contract with wages and affordable health insurance before the debate next week

"I learned when I played football that you can be frustrated with a ref’s call, but don’t spend your

Kamala Harris suspending her campaign last week, Yang is now the lone candidate of color still in the

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"What was that?": Fiancee of victim killed in Hard Rock Hotel accident describes his final moments

Last week, they were told otherwise.

Boone echoed Wimberly's heartache, saying that just about a week before the collapse they were celebrating

Florida Gators football game on Oct. 12, but the higher-ups wouldn't let him take the day off.

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Nate Solder’s son, Hudson, underwent surgery to remove a tumor

Nate Solder’s son, Hudson, underwent surgery to remove a tumor

The Giants on Thursday revealed that Hudson had surgery during the team’s bye week to remove the tumor

a cutthroat business where guys are always getting released and winning is everything and it’s all football

he took the time to say, ‘Nate, what you’re going through with Hudson … that’s more important than football

“Not just football. Beyond the world of football. The ability to help multiple communities.

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Raiders’ Josh Jacobs says plan is to play against Jaguars

Raiders’ Josh Jacobs says plan is to play against Jaguars

Last week, however, Jacobs said the recovery process was slower than usual.

It just took the whole week last week,” Jacobs said.

“I feel like there’s a target on my back every week. It just is what it is.”

“It’s football. You can say it can’t get worse and anything can happen,” Jacobs said.

sophomore, Jacobs carried just three times for eight yards against Clemson and Georgia in the college football

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'Negative To Play At Home For Chargers,

'Negative To Play At Home For Chargers," Says SportsLine's Kenny White On Matchup With Vikings

“They have not played good football. So the Chargers just fell into the right situation.

This is going to be a tough one this week against the Vikings.”

The Packers and the Bears play each other in Week 15.

The Vikings will then play the former in Week 16 and the latter in Week 17.

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Could USC make a strong run to close out 2020 recruiting class?

Could USC make a strong run to close out 2020 recruiting class?

USC is coming into the home stretch before the early signing period next week, when the first wave of

2020 football recruits can put pen to paper and make their commitments official on National Letters

They’re doing a good job the last week of getting in homes, talking to kids.

They’re really pushing hard this last week.

The Trojans offered Rancho Cucamonga QB CJ Stroud last week. What kind of prospect is Stroud?

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O'Donnell: Wow -- Fox Sports and Ch. 32 will actually air the correct NFL game Sunday

O'Donnell: Wow -- Fox Sports and Ch. 32 will actually air the correct NFL game Sunday

and delusional crypt-kicking out of Halas Hall, common sense finally is forced into the Fox/32 pro football

Sure, Hawk Harrelson had his day in the sun this week when he was announced as the winner of the 2020

After a week that included a 59-58 loss at No. 3 Maryland and a 71-62 ambush of No. 5 Michigan in Champaign

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Week 15 NFL betting advice: Take Washington with the points Sunday against the Eagles

Week 15 NFL betting advice: Take Washington with the points Sunday against the Eagles

Godfather,” will impart his gambling wisdom on the Eagles and where the smart money is going on various pro football

Washington has actually been playing the better football over the last three weeks, with wins over the

you quickly recognize that the Vikings haven't beaten a team with a winning record all year and this week

The Philly Godfather was 4-0 last week and has gone 20-0 against-the-spread (ATS) over the last three

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New York Giants cut Janoris Jenkins after using

New York Giants cut Janoris Jenkins after using "offensive" word on Twitter

"From ownership to management to our football operations, we felt it was in the best interests of the

"Obviously, what happened this week, and the refusal to acknowledge the inappropriate and offensive language

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'Will Be Purple And Gold In That Stadium,' SportsLine's Kenny White On Vikings-Chargers Matchup

'Will Be Purple And Gold In That Stadium,' SportsLine's Kenny White On Vikings-Chargers Matchup

The Packers and the Bears play each other in Week 15.

The Vikings will then play the former in Week 16 and the latter in Week 17.

“They have not played good football. So the Chargers just fell into the right situation.

This is going to be a tough one this week against the Vikings.”

Bet the Vikings this week.”

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Kurtenbach: Why new 49ers center Ben Garland is oh so easy to root for

Kurtenbach: Why new 49ers center Ben Garland is oh so easy to root for

training camp in August, through the preseasons, and were threatening to keep him out of the lineup in Week

since high school; why he didn’t find it to be a dramatic mental adjustment to work two jobs on the football

good and strong and tight with his preparation as anybody that I’ve ever been around in the game of football

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Eagles-Washington final injury report, with analysis

Eagles-Washington final injury report, with analysis

• RT Lane Johnson: Johnson is "week-to-week" with a high ankle injury, after Carson Wentz fell on his

It will be impressive if he ever plays football again.

• TE Vernon Davis (IR): Davis hurt the Eagles Week 1, when he embarrassed Andrew Sendejo and the rest

• RB Derrius Guice (IR): Guice got hurt Week 1 against the Eagles after a 10 carry, 18 yard game.

He returned Week 11, played four games, and played well, improving his yards per carry total to 5.8.

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Big Game Hunting: Army-Navy, a Heisman romp and 5 top bowl-game confidence picks

Big Game Hunting: Army-Navy, a Heisman romp and 5 top bowl-game confidence picks

College football has no greater spectacle.

No. 23 Navy in Philadelphia, in the only major-college game on the Saturday after Championship Week.

College football has no greater spectacle than this.

College football has no greater spectacle.

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Hotline newsletter: The TV ratings are in for 2019, and they’re colored green and yellow

Hotline newsletter: The TV ratings are in for 2019, and they’re colored green and yellow

newsletter is published each Monday-Wednesday-Friday during the college sports season (and twice-a-week

“That 3.5 is strong, except that it’s college football, and it’s unopposed,” Lewis said.

Dec. 16: NCAA’s NET rankings/team sheets made public Dec. 18: Football early-signing window opens Dec

Sewell, only a sophomore, won the Outland Trophy on Thursday as the top interior lineman in college football

• The football regular season is over, but ‘Saturday Night Five’ rolls on through the offseason, and

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Patriots Release Trick Kicker Josh Gable, But Belichick Hints He Could Be Back In Future

Patriots Release Trick Kicker Josh Gable, But Belichick Hints He Could Be Back In Future

When not kicking on YouTube or Instagram, Gable has kicked competitively in the Indoor Football League

contract, not to mention coming off a season-ending hip injury, getting an advanced look at Gable this week

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Longtime NFL quarterback says it's unlikely Tom Brady will return next season: 'Your family is most important'

Longtime NFL quarterback says it's unlikely Tom Brady will return next season: 'Your family is most important'

know this firsthand: People look at players and all they consider in the decision is Xs and Os and football

Those rumors heated up this week after Brady announced he was stepping down as honorary co-chair of a

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PhillyVoice’s year-end high school football honors

PhillyVoice’s year-end high school football honors

Joe’s Prep is PhillyVoice’s 2019 high school football Team of the Year.

Last week, Dr. Robert A.

“I never realized how important football was to me before the injury, and that’s something positive I

“We made changes week-to-week, and the kids bought into that.

Adkins, 25, could be the youngest coach to ever win a PIAA state championship in football.

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Here’s what experts are predicting for Sunday’s Patriots-Bengals game

Here’s what experts are predicting for Sunday’s Patriots-Bengals game

“It’s on to the Bengals for the Patriots this week, which is a good thing after two straight losses.

With that said, if Tom Brady and New England’s offense can’t get back on track this week, against a defense

Mike Florio, Pro Football Talk: Patriots 34, Bengals 13.

Michael David Smith, Pro Football Talk: Patriots 31, Bengals 10.

that motivational mumbo jumbo is going to fix this Patriots offense, with the team using another spicy week

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Doug Pederson ‘Disappointed’ That ‘Selfish’ Kamu Grugier-Hill Lied About Concussion

Doug Pederson ‘Disappointed’ That ‘Selfish’ Kamu Grugier-Hill Lied About Concussion

"I take football aside," Pederson said. "I say, ‘hey, this is a well-being issue.'

5 matchups to watch as Eagles visit Washington in Week 15

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House poised for final impeachment vote

House poised for final impeachment vote

A final roll call in the full House is expected next week, which could trigger a Senate trial in the

- WaPo: “With Democrats confident of having a majority to impeach Trump next week, a new parlor game

Average approval: 43 percent Average disapproval: 52.4 percent Net Score: -9.4 percent Change from one week

having just won the endorsement of his former Senate colleague, who joined him on the trail in Iowa last week

The NFL was just in its third season and football was mostly still something for college boys.

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Gophers, defensive end from Florida appear to part ways in 2020 class

Gophers, defensive end from Florida appear to part ways in 2020 class

A Florida defensive end appears to have quietly exited the Gophers football program’s 2020 recruiting

class this week.

A Florida defensive end appears to have quietly exited the Gophers football program’s 2020 recruiting

class this week.

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