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CLEVELAND, OH - AUGUST 23: Michael Sam #96 of the St. Louis Rams reacts after sacking Johnny Manziel #2 of the Cleveland Browns during the fourth quarter at FirstEnergy Stadium on August 23, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Montreal Alouettes Sign Openly Gay Defensive End Michael Sam

The Montreal Alouettes have signed defensive end Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL.

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SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 18: Detail image of the NFL logo on a goal post before the 2015 NFC Championship game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Green Bay Packers at CenturyLink Field on January 18, 2015 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Former Players: NFL Teams ‘Conspired’ To Push Painkillers

Hundreds of former players have filed a lawsuit claiming all 32 NFL teams, their doctors, trainers and medical staffs obtained and provided painkillers to players — often illegally — as part of a decades-long conspiracy to keep them on the field without regard for their long-term health.

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ARLINGTON, TX - AUGUST 16: Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens sits on the bench against the Dallas Cowboys in the first half of their preseason game at AT&T Stadium on August 16, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Judge Dismissed Domestic Violence Charges Against Ray Rice

A judge on Thursday dismissed domestic violence charges against Ray Rice, who was captured by a surveillance camera knocking his then-fiancee unconscious in a hotel elevator last year.

97.1 The Ticket–4 hours ago

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 01: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell looks on from the sidelines during Super Bowl XLIX between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

What Happened At NFL Meetings And What It Means

NFL owners concluded an especially hectic spring meetings by setting up what figures to be a very busy summer and fall.

97.1 The Ticket–05/21/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 01: Russell Wilson #3 and Jermaine Kearse #15 of the Seattle Seahawks look dejected in the fourth quarter against New England Patriots during Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

NFL Turning To South For 2019, 2020 Super Bowls

The NFL will turn to the South for its host cities for the 2019 and 2020 Super Bowls.

97.1 The Ticket–05/20/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 04:  Matt Prater #5 of the Detroit Lions kicks a field goal against the Dallas Cowboys during the first half of their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at AT&T Stadium on January 4, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

NFL To Change Extra-Point Kicks To Longer Distance

The NFL is moving back extra-point kicks and allowing defenses to score on conversion turnovers.

97.1 The Ticket–05/20/2015

DENVER, CO - SEPTEMBER 23:   Jacoby Ford #12 of the Oakland Raiders is tackled by Adrian Robinson #57 of the Denver Broncos as he returns the opening kickoff at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on September 23, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Former Temple Defensive Lineman Adrian Robinson Dies At 25

Adrian Robinson, the former Temple defensive lineman who recently signed with the Canadian Football League’s Hamilton Tiger-Cats, has died. He was 25.

97.1 The Ticket–05/18/2015

LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 02: NFL quarterback Tom Brady attends the welterweight unification championship bout on May 2, 2015 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Keidel: From Deflate To Checkmate

The NFL hammered Tom Brady for his role in “DeflateGate” for good reason. We can’t have the best players in America’s favorite sport toying with the rules.

05/15/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 11th-May 15th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

05/15/2015

Tom Brady. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

#FreeBrady Spreads As Fans At Detroit Tigers Game Make Plea

The most egregious to New England fans appears to be the suspension of Brady – claiming there is no direct connection to Brady and the action of deflating the footballs.

97.1 The Ticket–05/14/2015

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