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CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 30: Todd Gurley of the Georgia Bulldogs holds up a jersey after being picked #10 overall by the St. Louis Rams during the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on April 30, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Rookie Spotlight: Todd Gurley Joins A Storied History Of St. Louis Rams Running Backs

The St. Louis Rams have a long history of great running backs, and now they’re simply adding one more. Rookie Todd Gurley looks like he will fit right in, and the Rams hope his arrival brings an immediate impact to the offense.

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Former Detroit Lion Mel Farr Dies At Age 70

Farr played for the Lions from 1967 to 1973, being named to the Pro Bowl twice. He led the team in rushing yards three times.

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Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell, defensive tackle Haloti Ngata, and general manager Martin Mayhew stand for a photo op at Ngata's introductory press conference Wednesday, March 11, 2015. (Photo by Ashley Dunkak/CBS Detroit)

Lions’ Haloti Ngata Starts Training Camp On Injury List

Coach Jim Caldwell says Ngata hurt himself working out and will be out “for a little bit” — Caldwell says Ngata is a quick healer.

97.1 The Ticket–08/03/2015

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Ready To Play: How Dontae Johnson Gears Up For The NFL Season

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Dontae Johnson gives a first-hand account of what it takes for him to get “Ready To Play” in the NFL.

08/03/2015

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 21: Wide receiver Amari Cooper of Alabama makes a reception during the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 21, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Rookie Spotlight: Amari Cooper Looks To Bring Life To Oakland Raiders Passing Game

The Oakland Raiders have long seen futility in many aspects of the NFL, but they’ve quietly and slowly built a good team to change that. The draft selection of wide receiver Amari Cooper looks to not only add production, but excitement to an offense that has long been lacking.

08/01/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: July 27th-July 31st

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.

07/31/2015

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2015 NFL Bold Predictions: Experts Predict League MVP, Super Bowl Champ And More

Who will hoist the 2015 Lombardi Trophy? Who takes home this year’s MVP award? With so many questions, we turned to CBS sports experts from across the country to get their bold predictions for the 2015 NFL season.

07/31/2015

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Fantasy Football: The Only Reason To Care About The Brady-NFL Saga

Do we draft Tom Brady? How does this affect the quarterback rankings? Will Gronk still Gronk?

07/30/2015

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Deflategate Divides Sports Commentators Across The Country

Take a look at how CBS sports experts feel about the latest in the Tom Brady ‘Deflategate’ saga.

07/30/2015

SANTA CLARA, CA - OCTOBER 05:  Patrick Willis #52 of the San Francisco 49ers runs onto the field during player introductions for their game against the Kansas City Chiefs at Levi's Stadium on October 5, 2014 in Santa Clara, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Early Retirement: Players Call It Quits In Prime Of Careers

Patrick Willis walked away first with a nagging toe injury that kept him from being the dominant All-Pro linebacker of his prime.

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