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Colin Kaepernick working with the Raiders after 5 years in the NFL

More than five years after his last NFL game appearance, freestyle quarterback Colin Kaepernick has trained with the Las Vegas Raiders, a person familiar with the situation told USA TODAY Sports. Kaepernick’s workout took place in Las Vegas on Wednesday. The person spoke on condition of anonymity due to the sensitivity of the situation. ESPN …

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Boston Celtics’ Jason Tatum ‘grateful’ for making NBA first team but wants rules around voting

2:31 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN MIAMI — Boston Celtics star Jason Tatum has said repeatedly over the past year that he felt disrespected by being left out of the NBA teams last year — a decision that cost Tatum tens of millions of dollars on his current contract. After Tatum’s selection for his first All-NBA …

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49ers DT Javon Kinlaw, Bay Area writer caught in a land feud

Defensive animosity between 49ers Javon Kinlaw and longtime Bay Area sportswriter Grant Cohn faded in spectacular fashion on Tuesday, as Kinlaw confronted Cohen in training and later reprimanded him in the writer’s live broadcast. Kuhn, a second-generation team that now writes about the 49ers on the Sports Illustrated blog, has been taunting Kinlaw as an …

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The Steelers name Omar Khan the next general manager as the team enters the post-Ben Roethlisberger era

Getty Images Umar Khan, the Steelers vice president of football and business management, has been named the team’s next general manager, replacing Kevin Colbert, who is stepping down after a very successful 22 years. Khan was one Six candidates He hosted the Steelers for the second interviews. The other five are Steelers professional scout coordinator …

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The Steelers name Omar Khan the next general manager as the team enters the post-Ben Roethlisberger era

Getty Images Umar Khan, the Steelers vice president of football and business management, has been named the team’s next general manager, replacing Kevin Colbert, who is stepping down after a very successful 22 years. Khan was one Six candidates He hosted the Steelers for the second interviews. The other five are Steelers professional scout coordinator …

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Deshaun Watson’s admission of sexual activity with three of the 22 plaintiffs could become a major problem

Getty Images In 22 massages that resulted in civil lawsuits against quarterback Deshaun Watson, Watson admits – through his attorney – that three of the massages led to consensual sex. “What little sexual activity happened was consensual,” attorney Rusty Hardin recently told Gaby Feldman while appearing on the podcast. “And there are only three occasions …

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The biggest questions that could determine the Boston Celtics – Miami Heat 5 game

This perilous, casualty-ridden series between the Boston Celtics and the Miami Heat was so weird that the scale of Game Night Five in Miami almost creeps up on you. Marcus Smart, Kyle Lowry, Al Horford, Jimmy Butler, Tyler Hero, Jason Tatum and Robert Williams III have missed at least some or all of their game. …

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Warriors’ Steve Kerr delivers a heartfelt, emotional appeal in the aftermath of the Texas elementary school shooting

Steve Kerr’s pre-game press conference had nothing to do with basketball ahead of Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals between the Warriors and the Mavericks on Tuesday. Instead, a Warriors head coach threw a three-minute monologue in retaliation for Tuesday’s shooting at Robb Elementary School in Ovaldi, Texas, that killed at least 19 students …

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