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1:06 PM ET ESPN News Services New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is being charged with misdemeanor solicitation of prostitution after police said Friday that he was twice videotaped paying for and receiving sex at an illicit massage parlor. Police in Jupiter, Florida, told reporters Friday that the 77-year-old Kraft hasn’t been arrested. A warrant
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5:14 PM ET METAIRIE, La. — The New Orleans Saints are releasing veteran safety Kurt Coleman after just one season, a source confirmed on Thursday. The news was first reported by the NFL Network. Coleman’s release comes as no surprise after his role diminished in New Orleans throughout the season. He played only three snaps
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12:39 PM ET OWINGS MILLS, Md. — The Baltimore Ravens reached an extension with cornerback Tavon Young and will announce the deal at a Friday news conference, sources told ESPN on Thursday. Young, 24, is considered one of the rising nickelbacks in the NFL and was entering the final year of his rookie deal. This
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7:18 PM ET PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers are unquestionably Ben Roethlisberger’s team, according to general manager Kevin Colbert. Colbert called Roethlisberger the “unquestioned leader” of the locker room who has the freedom to publicly criticize teammates if he sees fit. “He’s the elder statesmen and the Super Bowl winner,” Colbert told a group of
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7:19 PM ET MINNEAPOLIS — In past offseasons, the Minnesota Vikings have doled out contract extensions ahead of when a handful of players’ current deals were set to expire. It’s the way the franchise rewarded the likes of Eric Kendricks, Danielle Hunter and Stefon Diggs during the 2018 offseason. Another Viking who could be in
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12:29 PM ET JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Jaguars have hired veteran defensive coordinator Dom Capers as a senior defensive assistant. Capers, 68, will work on all aspects of the defense, which will be in its fourth season under coordinator Todd Wash. Capers spent the 2018 season with the Jaguars as an unpaid consultant after
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11:53 AM ET PITTSBURGH — The Antonio Brown trade saga is getting much-needed clarity after the All-Pro receiver met with Pittsburgh Steelers president Art Rooney II on Tuesday. Brown tweeted that both sides “agreed that it is time to move on.” Had a great meeting with Mr.Rooney today we discussed a lot of things and
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8:18 PM ET ESPN News Services Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray said he will attend the NFL Combine next week, but he hasn’t decided if he will participate in any of the drills, he told reporters at the Davey O’Brien Awards banquet Monday. The former Oklahoma star did, however, address one of the biggest questions
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5:55 PM ET JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Jaguars have picked up the 2019 option on defensive end Calais Campbell, meaning one of the team’s best players will be around for at least one more season. Campbell had previously said the team told him he would be back in 2019, but the team officially announced
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10:09 PM ET FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The attorney for Colin Kaepernick said in an interview with CNN on Saturday night that the quarterback still “absolutely wants to play” in the NFL, and projected the Carolina Panthers and New England Patriots as two of the best landing spots for him. Mark Geragos spoke with CNN a
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5:20 PM ET ESPN News Services PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Before picking football over baseball, Kyler Murray got some advice from another famous two-sport star. One Heisman Trophy winner to another. Tim Tebow says he told Murray to follow his heart when deciding between the Oakland Athletics and pursuing an NFL career. Murray, who
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4:41 PM ET The Miami Dolphins are hiring former Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie as senior personnel executive, a league source told ESPN. The Dolphins’ new coach learned a lot from his former Patriots boss, but he must forge his own path. Brian Flores is a first-time head coach who hired two first-time coordinators.
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5:42 PM ET PITTSBURGH — Antonio Brown is done being silent. The Pittsburgh Steelers All-Pro took Twitter questions from fans Saturday, and his answers revealed frustrations with the organization that have resulted in a formal trade request. Brown told fans he would hold a 10-question #AskAB session to reveal the truth, and the first question
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3:28 PM ET Associated Press MIAMI — Cincinnati Bengals running back Mark Walton is facing a battery charge after police say he got into an argument with a couple in Miami. The Miami Herald reports the 21-year-old Walton posted bond and was released from Miami-Dade County jail. According to police, Walton’s car was blocking the
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