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BEREA, OH - MAY 17: Cleveland Browns draft pick Johnny Manziel #2 throws during the Cleveland Browns rookie minicamp on May 17, 2014 at the Browns training facility in Berea, Ohio.

6 NFL Rookies Already In The Spotlight

NFL training camps start this week. And these rookies may be already feeling the pressure.

07/22/2014

Tony Dungy. (Getty Images)

Tony Dungy Says He Wouldn’t Have Drafted Michael Sam Because ‘Things Will Happen’

Michael Sam is the first openly gay player in the NFL.

CBS Chicago–07/21/2014

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5 Places I’d Like To See The NFL Draft

The NFL just announced that the NFL Draft will not be held at Radio City Music Hall in New York City next year. Here is my list of places that I’d like to see the NFL Draft.

07/18/2014

Erin Andrews. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Boston Radio Host Blasts Erin Andrews In Inappropriate Fashion

This should result in a suspension — or worse.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2014

JImmy Graham. (Getty Images)

Saints, Graham Agree On 4-Year Deal

The deal is reportedly for four years and $40 million, with $21 million guaranteed.

CBS Chicago–07/15/2014

Jim McMahon. (Getty Images)

Judge Approves NFL Concussion Settlement

A $675 million cap has been lifted, and there’s a tiered system for payouts to ex-pros.

CBS Chicago–07/07/2014

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The 5 Dirtiest Players In Football History

Here is a list of the dirtiest players of football history.

07/01/2014

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7 Dumbest Athlete Arrests

Sometimes athletes just aren’t the sharpest tool in the shed …

07/01/2014

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5 Pump Up Songs Athletes Use, And You Should Too (Part 2)

In our first list, we took a look at the pump up songs used by athletes Jason Hammel, Zach Johnson, T.Y. Hilton, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Swin Cash.  In this installment, we’ll deepen  our search […]

06/20/2014

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5 Redskins Replacement Names

Here are five potential replacement names for the Washington Redskins.

06/20/2014

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5 Pump Up Songs Athletes Use, And You Should Too (Part 1)

By: Adam Bloom Our Pre-Game Playlist series, that can be found at CBSLocalSports.com, features athletes sharing the music they’re currently listening to.  This includes songs they enjoy blasting in the car to music that relates to their […]

06/20/2014

Nik Stauskas. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

NBA Teams Ask Draft Prospects Crazy Questions Too, Apparently

They tried stumping Nik Stauskas, who was merely amused.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2014

JImmy Graham. (Getty Images)

Twitter Bio Could Play Role In Jimmy Graham Missing Out On $5.3 Million

Graham is in a dispute over whether he’s should be classified as a receiver or tight end.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2014

Former Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon talks about the effects concussions have had on his health, including dementia and severe migraines, which led to thoughts of suicide. (Credit: Mike Krauser/CBS)

McMahon: ‘I Wouldn’t Be Here’ If I Kept Guns At Home

Former Bears quarterback Jim McMahon was in Chicago on Tuesday ahead of the Sports Legacy Institute’s first annual Chicago gala Wednesday evening, when he’ll be honored for becoming a public face of concussions in the NFL.

06/17/2014

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell at the 2014 NFL Draft. (Getty Images)

Report: Chicago The Favorite To Host 2015 NFL Draft

The McCormick Place is being floated as a potential venue to host the draft at.

CBS Chicago–06/11/2014

Colts owner Jim Irsay. (Getty Images)

Report: 6-8 Game Suspension Expected For Colts Owner Jim Irsay

Irsay could also be facing a $1 million fine soon.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2014

Jim Nantz. (Getty Images)

CBS Reveals NFL Announcer Pairings For 2014 Season

The big news is that Ian Eagle and Dan Fouts are now the No. 2 tandem.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2014

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Bernstein: NFL’s Power Getting Silly

A one-year hiatus from Roman numerals is actually news.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2014

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Longest Suspensions In Sports History

With the recent season-long suspension of Arizona Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington making news, let’s take a look at other hefty player suspensions throughout the NHL, NFL, NBA and MLB.

05/30/2014

President Barack Obama. (Getty Images)

Obama Calls For More Research Into Youth Concussions

“We have to change a culture that says, ‘suck it up,’” President Obama said.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2014

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