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Five matchups to watch: Seahawks at Chargers

No personal attacks or insults, no hate speech, no profanity. Please keep the conversation civil and help us moderate this thread by reporting any abuse. See our Commenting FAQ. Powered by Livefyre. The opinions expressed in reader comments are those  SAN DIEGO – They were on the tarmac when the Seahawks' charter landed here on [...]

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USA TODAY

Why RG3's injury might help the Redskins' playoff hopes

While scrambling right and making a throw early Sunday, Robert Griffin III suffered a nasty ankle injury and was carted off. The Redskins quarterback planted his left foot, appeared to have it collapse and bend inwards on him (making it look like a Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III Carted Off Field With Leg Injury. [...]

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USA TODAY

Why RG3's injury might help the Redskins' playoff hopes

RG3 ankle injury against Jacksonville. Robert Griffin III, the Washington Redskins franchise QB, suffered a non-contact injury while throwing a pass on the sideline in the 1st quarter against Jacksonville. It looks like RGIII rolled  RG3 dislocates ankle in Redskins' season opener LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Robert Griffin III's season is in jeopardy after he [...]

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New York Mag

ISIS Beheads British Aid Worker David Haines [Updated]

Islamic State jihadists have released a video which they claim shows the beheading of a 44-year-old British aid worker, David Haines, who has been held hostage since his abduction last year. The Islamic State jihadist group claimed Saturday it beheaded British aid worker David Haines, in what would be the third such execution in recent [...]

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The Independ

Oscar Pistorius guilty: Found guilty of culpable homicide, athlete is led …

PRETORIA, South Africa – While Oscar Pistorius was found not guilty of murder, but convicted of culpable homicide, a lesser charge that comes with no minimum jail sentence, his family said Friday there are "no victors" coming out of Courtroom GD. "We Photos from the courtroom after a South African judge on Friday found Oscar [...]

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Centre Daily

Penn State football: Nittany Lions' defense helps pick off victory

That kid is a good football player and we didn't do enough to control him. He controlled the second half of that game.” By the end of the night, the Penn State players were rushing toward their fans beyond the end zone to celebrate a 13-10 win over the That has been the calling card [...]

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Baltimore Su

Former Ravens running back Ray Rice, wife make first public appearance since …

Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh says the decision to fire Ray Rice was a very QUICK one made by team officials after they watched the… The Ravens were eager to get back to the business of football after a week-long distraction involving the Ray Rice saga. While the drama surrounding one of the worst scandals [...]

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USA TODAY

Charles Barkley defends Adrian Peterson's use of corporal punishment

Charles Barkley defended Adrian Peterson and expressed hope that Ray Rice gets another chance to play in the NFL during a Sunday interview with Jim Rome on the CBS pregame show The NFL Today. After expressing optimism that the “tragic mistake”  Hall of Fame receiver and ESPN analyst Cris Carter made a poignant speech about [...]

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Newsday

Michigan football gets back on track, beats Miami (Ohio)

Each week, the Daily football beat will pick out the good, the bad and the ugly from Saturday's game. This week, Michigan routed Appalachian State, 52-14, a redemption game from 2007's upset loss. The Syracuse defense bounced back from a mistake-filled season opener against Villanova by taking advantage of a depleted CMU offense in its [...]

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