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Report: Jimmy Butler trade talks included Pelicans' Nikola Mirotic, first-round pick

The New Orleans Pelicans were involved in trade talks with the Minnesota Timberwolves for forward Jimmy Butler before he was traded to the 76ers, according to a report from The Athletic. Read more

Cincinnati Bengals fire defensive coordinator Teryl Austin

Not long ago, Teryl Austin was receiving head-coaching interviews. Now he's out as Cincinnati Bengals defensive coordinator. Read more

Alabama, Clemson still cream of crop: Top 8 college football storylines

From Alabama's dominance to the firing of Louisville coach Bobby Petrino, check out these things that were learned during the college footb… Read more

Rams-Chiefs could be headed for highest over-under betting total ever

The NFL's best shootout of the season could happen this coming week in Mexico City, and the folks in Las Vegas are not messing around with it. Read more

Mosher: New Chicago Bears WRs Allen Robinson and Anthony Miller are taking over

All of a sudden, the Bears are an offensive juggernaut. They have averaged 34.3 points over their past six games, winning six of their previous eight contests overall. They have managed to score by using a variety of different tactics and weapons on … Read more

Here's how Chicago Bears put Leonard Floyd in position to end sack drought

Leonard Floyd's long national nightmare is over.The No. 9 overall selection in the 2016 NFL draft re… Read more

Rams WR Cooper Kupp suffers torn ACL

The Los Angeles Rams' Super Bowl hopes remain strong, but their chances were dealt a big blow with a season-ending injury to WR Cooper Kupp. Read more

New York Jets not firing Todd Bowles — yet anyway

The New York Jets reportedly are not making a head-coaching change — not yet, anyway.Following a bru… Read more

Sam Mellinger: It's only the Cardinals, but did the Chiefs just show us their path to the Super Bowl?

If this is what it looks like going forward then nothing we've seen in the past matters. If this is real, with Justin Houston and Dee Ford waging ready-set-go races to the quarterback only to be occasionally beaten there by Chris Jones, then all of the worries about Bob Sutton and a sieve defense are no more relevant than whatever motivates people to buy all of the bottled water at Target ... Read more

Peter Schmuck: Too soon to give up on Ravens, but beleaguered fans need to prepare for worst

During my misspent youth, I used to wear a clever button that testified to my indifferent attitude toward the expectations that oppressed me and the innumerable frustrations presented by the world at large. It read: "Since I gave up hope, I feel much better." The sentiment is absurd, of course, but it might soon be the only option for a lot of disconsolate Ravens fans who have watched the ... Read more