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Andrew Whitworth talks to Bengals owners about future

Andrew Whitworth talks to Bengals owners about future

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals captain Andrew Whitworth got permission to attend rookie camp on Saturday and mentor the linemen who were taken in the draft. He also spent some time on the sideline clarifying his remarks to ownership.
The 10th-year veteran talked to owner Mike Brown and other members of his family about comments ... (full story)


Browns bringing Manziel along slowly, McCown likely starter

Browns bringing Manziel along slowly, McCown likely starter

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Johnny Manziel's climb back might be steeper than he realized.
The Browns aren't making any promises to Manziel, who recently spent 10 weeks in rehab following a miserable rookie season. Coach Mike Pettine said Friday that the team is taking things slowly with Manziel and that veteran Josh McCown will ent ... (full story)


Concussion class action closer to a conclusion

On April 22, U.S. District Judge Anita Brody in Philadelphia produced a 132-page opinion approving the settlement between the National Football League and a class of thousands of former football players who accused the NFL of negligence and failure to inform players of the link between repeated traumatic head impacts and long-term b ... (full story)


No matter the style, goaltenders getting tougher to beat

No matter the style, goaltenders getting tougher to beat

Hall of Famer Patrick Roy treated the question almost like a shot on net, deflecting it away when hit with whether goaltenders of today are more athletic.
"Are you saying I was not?" the Colorado Avalanche coach said, his intimidating stare briefly returning. Then he thought about it for a moment.
"Maybe they ar ... (full story)


F-bombs away: Rants a time-honored part of sports culture

F-bombs away: Rants a time-honored part of sports culture

Fellas, chill. It's just a game, right?
Losing stinks. We totally get it. Athletes and coaches have been angry about coming up on the short end since cavemen looked at each other, pointed to a spot in the distance and took off to see who could get there first. Granted, losing cavemen probably didn't have some sports writer millin ... (full story)