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Locker Room Worker Took Patriots' Footballs Into Restroom: Reports
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Locker Room Worker Took Patriots' Footballs Into Restroom: Reports

The National Football League has interviewed a locker room attendant who is believed to have carried footballs used in the New England Patriots’ AFC Championship Game against the Indianapolis Colts into a bathroom, a league source told NBC Sports. Read »

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Bears Bites: Ex-Bears DC Finds New Job

Bears Bites: Ex-Bears DC Finds New Job

The Chicago Bears moved quickly to replace him once John Fox was hired as head coach, but ex-defensive coordinator... Read »

4 hours ago
McNeill Scores Hat Trick as West Wins AHL All-Star Classic

McNeill Scores Hat Trick as West Wins AHL All-Star Classic

Two of the Chicago Blackhawks' top prospects suited up for the Western Conference All-Stars in the AHL All-Star... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Ernie Banks’ Visitation, Memorial Service Set

Ernie Banks’ Visitation, Memorial Service Set

Visitation and memorial services were announced Monday for Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks, who died Friday after... Read »

6 hours ago
Maria Sharapova Through to Australian Open Semifinals

Maria Sharapova Through to Australian Open Semifinals

Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova put the brakes on Eugenie Bouchard's quest for a first major title... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
5 Key Factors for Super Bowl XLIX

5 Key Factors for Super Bowl XLIX

Seahawks can't repeat their turnover problems from NFC Championship Game Read »

3 hours ago
Patriots Owner Strongly Defends Team

Patriots Owner Strongly Defends Team

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft made a strong defense Monday night of his team's actions and integrity... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Lance Armstrong Says He'd Probably Cheat Again

Lance Armstrong Says He'd Probably Cheat Again

Lance Armstrong admitted in a new interview with BBC Sport that if presented with circumstances similar to those... Read »

6 hours ago
Kobe Bryant to Have Shoulder Surgery Wednesday: Lakers

Kobe Bryant to Have Shoulder Surgery Wednesday: Lakers

Kobe Bryant is set to have surgery on his torn rotator cuff, the Los Angeles Lakers said Monday. Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Jason Brown Wins First US Title, Holds Off Adam Rippon

Jason Brown Wins First US Title, Holds Off Adam Rippon

Jason Brown gushed to Adam Rippon: "Oh my god, it was amazing." Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Bill Nye Knocks Belichick

Bill Nye Knocks Belichick

The writers of "Saturday Night Live" weren't the only ones taking a shot at the New England Patriots' explanation... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Boston Hosts Send-Off Rally for Patriots

Boston Hosts Send-Off Rally for Patriots

The New England Patriots plans to leave Logan Airport in Boston at 12:30 p.m. on Monday for the Super Bowl in... Watch »

Jan 26, 2015
NFL Launches YouTube Channel

NFL Launches YouTube Channel

Searching for Super Bowl highlights next week after the big game? They'll be available, legally, straight from the... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Williams Advances to Australian Open Quarterfinals

Williams Advances to Australian Open Quarterfinals

Serena Williams avenged her heaviest Grand Slam defeat with a comeback 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 win over Garbine Muguruza on... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Kane, Roenick Take

Kane, Roenick Take "Best Selfie Ever"

Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane was busy playing in the NHL All-Star Game in Columbus, but Jeremy Roenick... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
NHL All-Star Game Hits Highest Scoring Game Record

NHL All-Star Game Hits Highest Scoring Game Record

John Tavares of the New York Islanders matched a record with four goals, and Team Toews beat Team Foligno 17-12... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Toews Racks Up Five Points as Team Toews Wins ASG

Toews Racks Up Five Points as Team Toews Wins ASG

Jonathan Toews capped off his weekend as an All-Star captain by scoring a goal and dishing out four assists as his... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Blackhawks Place Versteeg on LTIR

Blackhawks Place Versteeg on LTIR

The Chicago Blackhawks made a roster move on Sunday night, assigning Kris Versteeg to long-term injured reserve and... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Ernie Banks Died After Heart Attack: Attorney

Ernie Banks Died After Heart Attack: Attorney

In a press conference with Liz Banks, the wife of Ernie Banks, the family attorney said the baseball player died of... Watch »

Jan 26, 2015
Man Loses Super Bowl Credential After Facebook Post

Man Loses Super Bowl Credential After Facebook Post

An Arizona man who had a chance to be on the field at the Super Bowl will have to watch it on TV — all because of... Read »

Jan 26, 2015

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