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Raiders’ Marshawn Lynch suspended 1 game for shoving official

Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Oakland running back Marshawn Lynch has been suspended for one game without pay by the NFL for shoving a game official during the Raiders' victory over Kansas City on Thursday night.

Aaron Rodgers says surgery on collarbone went well

Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers posted an Instagram message early Friday thanking well-wishers for their "love, support, thoughts and prayers" in a photo of himself in a hospital bed. says in a post on social media that surgery went well on his broken collarbone. Rodgers

NFL stands pat, won’t require players to stand for anthem

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
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The NFL is not changing its national anthem policy to require players to stand during the national anthem.

Ezekiel Elliott’s 6-game suspension temporarily blocked

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
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Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott has been granted another legal reprieve in the running back's fight to avoid a six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations.

NFL players, owners hold ‘constructive’ meeting on social issues

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
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NFL players and owners met Tuesday in New York to discuss social issues, a session Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross called "constructive."

Suspended Ezekiel Elliott getting emergency hearing: report

Monday, October 16th, 2017
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A person with direct knowledge of the situation says attorneys for Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott are set for an emergency hearing in federal court in New York as they try again to stop the running back's six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations.

Colin Kaepernick will have a tough time proving collusion

Monday, October 16th, 2017
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To prove collusion, Kaepernick will need hard evidence that owners worked together — rather than decided individually — to keep him out of the league.

Surgery means likely end of Aaron Rodgers’ season

Monday, October 16th, 2017
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Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy says quarterback Aaron Rodgers will have surgery on his broken right collarbone, and that his season could be over.

Colin Kaepernick filing collusion grievance against NFL owners: reports

Sunday, October 15th, 2017
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Quarterback Colin Kaepernick is filing a collusion grievance against NFL owners under the collective bargaining agreement, according to multiple reports.

Brady sets NFL record in Pats’ controversial win over Jets

Sunday, October 15th, 2017
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Tom Brady set the NFL record for regular-season victories by a quarterback, getting his 187th as the New England Patriots held on for a 24-17 win over the New York Jets on Sunday to claim first place in the AFC East.