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Chris Long
AP Photo/Mark Tenally, File
May 19, 2019 - 12:46 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eagles defensive lineman Chris Long has announced his retirement from football, ending an 11-year NFL playing career that included winning two Super Bowl titles and the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award. Long posted his decision Saturday night on Twitter , saying it has "been...
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May 08, 2019 - 2:08 pm
(KMOX) - The tragic shooting death of a highly-talented local football star got the attention of St. Louis-native and current NFL running back Ezekiel Elliott, who has offered to pay for the 14-year-old's funeral. The Dallas Cowboys All-Pro player contacted the family of Jaylon McKenzie, who on...
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May 06, 2019 - 8:12 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) - Authorities say at least 18 people were shot over the weekend in more than 10 separate incidents in St. Louis, three of them fatally. A middle school student with a brght future in sports was among the dead. Sports Illustrated called 14-year-old Jaylon McKenzie of Belleville...
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(Chuck Cook-USA TODAY Sports)
April 29, 2019 - 8:22 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — No arrests have been made in a Kansas shooting that killed a Washburn University football player and wounded a former player who was drafted by the New York Giants just hours earlier. Police in Topeka, where the university is located, say they have no new information to release...
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FILE - In this April 10, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft leaves his seat during an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Miami Heat, in New York. Attorneys for two Florida massage parlor employees plan to ask a judge to hold police and prosecutors responsible for the possible unauthorized release of video that they say shows New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft paying for sex. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)
April 23, 2019 - 1:01 pm
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A video that police say shows New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft paying a masseuse for sex at a massage parlor should not be publicly released for now, a judge ruled Tuesday. Palm Beach County Judge Leonard Hanser accepted arguments by Kraft's attorneys that...
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(Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports)
March 25, 2019 - 5:44 pm
COLUMBIA, Mo. (KMOX) - The University of Missouri is has sent a 64-page appeals brief to the NCAA Committee on Infractions over the "overly-harsh sanctions" announced by college athletics governing body in January. "We believe that the penalties our programs received were a clear abuse of the...
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Dorial Green-Beckham
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March 08, 2019 - 4:04 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Former NFL wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham has been sentenced to 90 days in jail after a Missouri judge ruled that a marijuana arrest amounted to probation violation. The Springfield News-Leader reports that Green-Beckham was sentenced Friday. Springfield police say Green...
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FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 file photo, Montreal Alouettes quarterback Johnny Manziel throws a pass during warmups before a CFL football game against the BC Lions in Montreal. Johnny Manziel’s time in the Canadian Football League is over. The CFL terminated the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner’s contract with the Montreal Alouettes on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019. The league also informed the eight other teams that it wouldn’t register a contract for Manziel if any tried to sign him. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP, File)
February 27, 2019 - 4:08 pm
MONTREAL (AP) — Johnny Manziel's time in the Canadian Football League is over. The CFL terminated the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner's contract with the Montreal Alouettes on Wednesday. The league also informed the eight other teams that it wouldn't register a contract for Manziel if any tried to sign...
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(Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports)
February 04, 2019 - 9:45 am
The Mizzou athletic director joined KMOX to describe why these sanctions from the NCAA are so unprecedented
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