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Jets Cornerback Revis Surrenders To Police Following Fight Claims

PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) – New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has turned himself in to Pittsburgh police following charges alleging he was involved in a fight with two men last weekend. Revis entered the Municipal Courts building just after 7 p.m. Friday. He was accompanied by his mother, aunt and a lawyer. Revis didn’t answer questions on his way in, but ...

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Former Colt Trent Richardson arrested in Alabama, charged with domestic violence

HOOVER, Ala. (WIAT) — Former Colts running back Trent Richardson was reportedly arrested in Hoover, Alabama Thursday evening after police received a call about a possible domestic disturbance at the Hyatt Place Hotel on John Hawkins Parkway. Another call was received at 8:05 p.m., reporting yelling coming from a guest room. Capt. Gregg Rector says officers responded to the scene at 8:08 p.m., ...

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Michael Floyd Sentenced To 120 Days In Jail For Extreme DUI

BOSTON (CBS) — Michael Floyd will have to serve time for his extreme DUI back in December. Floyd, who was arrested in Scottsdale, Arizona after being found asleep behind the wheel of his running car, plead guilty on Friday and was sentenced to 120 days in jail, according to court details released by The City of Scottsdale Court. He will only ...

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Cowboys DT Tyrone Crawford Says He Was Kicked Off Flight

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Cowboys defensive tackle Tyrone Crawford says he was kicked off an American Airlines flight earlier this week. “Crawford said that he was sitting in an exit row when he was asked by a flight attendant to check his bag because it was over an inch too big,” according to 105.3 the fan in Dallas. Related: Watch: Carson Wentz Mic’d ...

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Emma: NFLPA’s Threats Shouldn’t Affect Bears’ Free Agency

By Chris Emma– (CBS) The NFL Players Association has been loud in its words against Bears ownership, but it won’t matter much come this critical free agency period. NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith recently expressed his displeasure for proposed workers’ compensation legislation that would lessen a part of the current protections and benefits for athletes. Under Illinois law, most injured ...

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Mayor Kenney: Christie Is ‘Bitter With Nowhere To Go’

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Over the past month, New Jersey governor Chris Christie has attacked Philadelphia sports on two separate occasions. Most recently, on Wednesday night, Christie said Phillies fans are an “angry, bitter fan base and it’s not safe for civilized people to go to Citizens Bank Park if you want to root for the other team.” Related: President Trump To Chris ...

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Chris Long Fights Back Against Twitter Criticisms Of His Decision To Skip Visit To Donald Trump’s White House

BOSTON (CBS) — Chris Long is pretty famous. An All-American in college, son of a Pro Football Hall of Famer, first-round draft pick, nine-year veteran, and now a Super Bowl champion. People know him. And so, with his list of Twitter followers nearing the quarter-million mark, he gets quite a few critics sending comments his way. In the wake of his ...

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Attorney: Revis ‘Should Be Afforded The Benefit Of The Doubt’

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) – Darrelle Revis is facing charges for an alleged incident on the South Side. However, his lawyer says Revis’ side of the story has yet to be told. Pittsburgh police say the incident occurred around 2:30 a.m. Monday near the intersection of South 23rd and East Carson streets. “Darrelle came home for the weekend to visit family ...

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Jets’ Revis Expected To Turn Himself In Following Alleged Fight In Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis is reportedly preparing to turn himself in to police in Pittsburgh after being charged following an alleged fight with two men last weekend. According to a docket sheet filed Thursday night, the 31-year-old Revis is facing two counts of aggravated assault, along with charges of robbery, conspiracy to commit aggravated assault ...

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Jets’ Revis Faces Pending Charges After Fight In Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (AP) — New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis faces five pending charges, including two counts of aggravated assault, after allegedly being involved in a fight with two men last weekend. According to a Pittsburgh police statement and a court document, the 31-year-old Revis is also facing charges of robbery, terroristic threats, conspiracy to commit aggravated assault after the incident ...

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NFL Players Learn To Tackle Crime With Broward Sheriff’s Office

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – Pittsburgh Steelers offensive guard Cole Manhart is one of several NFL players who have joined the Broward County Sheriff’s Office in a program designed to teach them about careers in law enforcement and public safety when their football playing days are over. “There are a lot of traits that transfer from the football field ...

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Darrelle Revis Reportedly Under Investigation After Pittsburgh Altercation; Lawyer Says Jets Star Was The Victim

PITTSBURGH (CBSNewYork) — Pittsburgh police are reportedly investigating Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis following an early-morning altercation earlier this week. According to WTAE-TV in Pittsburgh, authorities are considering filing felony charges against the seven-time Pro Bowler. He, however, has not been charged. Sources told the station that two men approached Revis on the city’s South Side at around 2:30 a.m. Monday, complimented ...

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Jets’ Cornerback Darrelle Revis Hurt In South Side Fight

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — New York Jets cornerback and former Pitt star Darrelle Revis has been injured after getting into an altercation on the South Side. His lawyer told KDKA it happened when he came home to visit family and friends this weekend. While he was in town, he was allegedly assaulted by a group of five people. Revis’ lawyer said ...

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Terrell Owens On WFAN: After Character Debate, Hall Of Fame ‘Doesn’t Mean Anything To Me’

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Terrell Owens insisted Thursday that stories leading Hall of Fame voters to question his character have been overblown. Talking to WFAN’s Mike Francesa, the six-time Pro Bowler said his former teammates know the truth about him. “Guys … that have been in that locker room, been in intimate spaces with me know who I am as ...

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Hurley: We All Need Tony Romo On The New York Jets

By Michael Hurley, CBS Boston BOSTON (CBS) — Some news broke — sort of — on Thursday morning, when ESPN’s Ed Werder reported that Tony Romo is expecting to be released (not traded) from the Cowboys this offseason. Romo, according to Werder, still believes he’s got gas left in the tank, and he wants to be a starting NFL quarterback ...

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Set To Hit The Open Market, CB A.J. Bouye Would Fit For Bears

By Chris Emma– (CBS) A.J. Bouye bet on himself this season and will soon reap the rewards. With the Texans seeming unlikely to tender the franchise tag on Bouye, as the Houston Chronicle reported, he’s in line to hit the open market as one of the top cornerbacks available. Bouye declined a lesser offer last spring, believing he was worthy of more. Houston has ...

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Ex-Eagles QB Vince Young Hires Agent, Hopes To Play More Football

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Former Eagles quarterback Vince Young apparently wants to play more football. Related: Report: Vince Young Arrested For DWI Young, 33, has hired agent Leigh Steinberg, who says Young has “dream of playing more football, being role model.” #VinceYoung Welcome new client @VinceYoung10 who has dream of playing more football,being role model @Longhorn_FB @LonghornNetwork — Leigh Steinberg (@leighsteinberg) February 15, 2017 Young, ...

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Report: Jimmy Garoppolo Not Expected To Be Traded

BOSTON (CBS) — With the likelihood that Tom Brady is going to stick around in New England for at least two more seasons, Jimmy Garoppolo has emerged as the Patriots’ biggest trade chip. But a new report suggests that such a move may not happen. ESPN’s Ed Werder tweeted on Thursday that he’s “not expecting” Garoppolo to be traded. He ...

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Dolphins Release Branden Albert And Mario Williams

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Miami Dolphins are making a big shakeup on one of the most important areas of the offense. The Dolphins have released left tackle Branden Albert following two seasons with the team. The move clears the way for 2016 first round pick Laremy Tunsil to take over as Miami’s left tackle of the present, and ...

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Report: Brian Daboll Likely To Get Job As Alabama’s Offensive Coordinator

BOSTON (CBS) — With offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels sticking around with the Patriots, it became time for up-and-coming offensive coach Brian Daboll to look elsewhere for a chance at moving up in the coaching world. According to reports, he’s landed a rather high-profile gig. Rodney Orr of TiderInsider.com reported Thursday morning that Daboll will be the next offensive coordinator at ...

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Tom Brady Movie In The Works From The Makers Of ‘Patriots Day’

BOSTON (CBS) — Malcolm Butler’s inspiring story is getting made into a biopic, but he’s not the only Patriots player who’s getting the big screen treatment. In the wake of the team’s improbable comeback over the Falcons in Super Bowl LI, Tom Brady is headed to Hollywood as well. Deadline reported on Wednesday that a book and movie based on ...

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Jets Release Left Tackle Clady After Just 1 Season

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Ryan Clady’s tenure with the New York Jets lasted just one injury-shortened season. The left tackle was released Wednesday when the Jets declined to pick up a $1 million roster bonus, according to a person with direct knowledge of the team’s plans. Clady was due $10 million next season, making his return to New York under ...

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Gabriel: Scouting North Carolina QB Mitch Trubisky

By Greg Gabriel– (CBS) One of the more interesting players in this year’s NFL Draft is North Carolina quarterback Mitch Trubisky — not because he may lack talent but because he lacks experience. Going back years when scouts and coaches evaluated quarterbacks, one of the first comments they would look at is the number of games the player started and how many passes ...

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Nine Hurricanes To Participate In NFL Scouting Combine

560 WQAM: Twitter | Facebook The NFL released its list of invitees to the 2017 Scouting Combine Wednesday afternoon, and nine former Miami Hurricanes were among the 330 total. Going to the combine, which is scheduled to begin Tuesday, Feb. 28 and run through Monday, March 6 at Indianapolis’ Lucas Oil Stadium, is Canes all-time leader in passing yards Brad ...

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Picking The Cast For The Malcolm Butler Biopic

BOSTON (CBS) — The ending to Super Bowl XLIX, highlighted by Malcolm Butler’s interception at the goal line to save the game for the Patriots, was so good that Hollywood could never come up with a better script for such a moment. Hollywood agrees – because they’re making Butler’s story into a movie. The Secondary will follow in the footsteps ...

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Roddy White: I Would Have Fought Kyle Shanahan If I Were On Falcons In Super Bowl

BOSTON (CBS) — Roddy White owns the Falcons franchise record for receptions, receiving yards and receiving touchdowns — records he set during his 11 seasons played in Atlanta from 2005-15. Though White did not play last season after getting released in March, the Falcons remain close to his heart. And that much was clear in his comments about the work done by ...

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Report: Malcolm Butler’s Life Story To Be Made Into Movie Titled ‘The Secondary’

BOSTON (CBS) — From working behind the counter at a fast food restaurant, to roaming the Division-II fields at West Alabama, to making the Super Bowl-winning play as more than 100 million people watched, Malcolm Butler has lived a life that even the greatest Hollywood writers would struggle to imagine. And so, Hollywood is going to Butler. According to The ...

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Julian Edelman Says Jimmy Garoppolo Has ‘Brett Favre, Aaron Rodgers Kind Of Confidence’

BOSTON (CBS) — The world has only caught a glimpse of Jimmy Garoppolo in the NFL. But according to a receiver who’s seen Garoppolo at work every single day at practice, the quarterback has some moxie. Appearing on NFL Network (and spotlighted by ESPN’s Mike Reiss), two-time Super Bowl champion Julian Edelman was asked about Garoppolo, who figures to be a prominent ...

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