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Charges won't be filed against 49ers' Crabtree

Charges won't be filed against 49ers' Crabtree

CNNSI.com Updated Jan 25, 2013
Criminal charges won't be filed against 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree after an alleged sexual assault in a hotel after the team's playoff victory over the Green Bay Packers, San Francisco's district attorney said Friday.
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  • Freeman eager to get back between the lines

    Freeman eager to get back between the lines

    MLB.com Jan 25, 2013
    Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman has been hard at work during the offseason, working out five days a week with several of his teammates at a local gym and hitting three times a week with second baseman Dan Uggla.
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  • The struggling Atlanta Hawks continue to wait for a hammer that…

    The struggling Atlanta Hawks continue to wait for a hammer that may never fall

    yahoo.com Jan 25, 2013
    Last summer we rallied around Atlanta Hawk GM Danny Ferry’s cause, crediting the newly-named Atlanta personnel boss for not only clearing $80 million worth of payroll from his team’s roster, but retaining a solid enough core full of top level players
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  • Braves' excitement tempered by loss of Prado

    Braves' excitement tempered by loss of Prado

    Some of the excitement surrounding Thursday's acquisition of Justin Upton was tempered by the reality that the beloved Martin Prado would no longer be gracing the Braves' clubhouse with his presence on a daily basis.
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  • Medlen withdraws from World Baseball Classic

    Medlen withdraws from World Baseball Classic

    MLB.com Jan 25, 2013
    Braves right-hander Kris Medlen announced Friday he has decided to withdraw from the World Baseball Classic, citing the impending birth of his first child.
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  • Bethancourt has tools to be total catching package

    Bethancourt has tools to be total catching package

    MLB.com Jan 25, 2013
    I first saw Braves catching prospect Christian Bethancourt in the 2011 Arizona Fall League, a month after he turned 20 years old. He was easily one of the best and most exciting players I scouted that fall, on both sides of the ball.
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  • NFC South links: Saints' switch right move?

    NFC South links: Saints' switch right move?

    ESPN.com Jan 25, 2013
    Atlanta Falcons Gil Brandt of NFL.com ranks his top quarterbacks under the age of 30, and he puts Atlanta's Matt Ryan in elite company. Carolina Panthers New York Giants assistant Al Holcomb interviewed Thursday for the Panthers' open linebackers-coach …
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  • Video - The Week the Laker Dream Died 06:47

    The Week the Laker Dream Died

    Jan 25
    Marc Stein on the Lakers' options moving forward, Marc Gasol's All-Star snub, and the chances the Celtics make a move before the trade deadline.
  • Video - A look back:  Atlanta Falcons' playoff run 02:25

    A look back: Atlanta Falcons' playoff run

    Jan 25
    The Atlanta Falcons shocked the league by finishing the regular season with a 13-3 record that secured their spot in the divisional playoffs. The Falcons managed a 2-point win over the Seattle Seahawks and advanced to the NFC Championship Game where the…
  • Video - A look back:  Atlanta Falcons' playoff run 02:25

    A look back: Atlanta Falcons' playoff run

    Jan 25
    The Atlanta Falcons shocked the league by finishing the regular season with a 13-3 record that secured their spot in the divisional playoffs. The Falcons managed a 2-point win over the Seattle Seahawks and advanced to the NFC Championship Game where the…
  • Video - Hawks Top Celtics In Double OT 01:01

    Hawks Top Celtics In Double OT

    Jan 25
    Hawks rally to beat Celtics, 123-111.

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    Jan 25
    Taking in Knicks-Celtics with a few words and a bunch of pictures.