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Ryan Johansen vs. Torey Krug – a study in contract leverage

Ryan Johansen vs. Torey Krug – a study in contract leverage

thehockeynews.com Updated 2 hours ago
The next time you’re inclined to think about NHL players as pampered and overpaid millionaires with no sense of gratitude, shift your thoughts to Torey Krug of the Boston Bruins. The only box he checks off in that description is millionaire. Krug led al…
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  • Bengals think Vontaze Burfict can return from concussion this w…

    Bengals think Vontaze Burfict can return from concussion this week

    profootballtalk.com 3 hours ago
    The Bengals are back from their bye week and readying their preparations for Sunday’s attempt to extend their winning streak to four games against the Patriots on Sunday night. Part of that process will involve doctors taking a look at linebacker Vontaz…
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  • The Film Don’t Lie: Jets

    The Film Don’t Lie: Jets

    ESPN.com 3 hours ago
    A weekly look at what the New York Jets must fix: The Jets are into the "Missiles of October" portion of their schedule, as they face Philip Rivers, Peyton Manning and Tom Brady in an 11-day span. Unfortunately for the Jets, they're hitting th…
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  • The Film Don't Lie: Patriots

    The Film Don't Lie: Patriots

    ESPN.com 3 hours ago
    A weekly look at what the New England Patriots must fix: There are a lot of choices this week after an uninspiring performance Monday night, and with the 3-0 Cincinnati Bengals coming to town, struggles on run defense must be rectified. It's not so much…
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  • Electrifying Jeremy Bracco leads off Ryan Kennedy’s Hot List

    Electrifying Jeremy Bracco leads off Ryan Kennedy’s Hot List

    thehockeynews.com 3 hours ago
    Welcome back to another season of The Hot List, my weekly update of who is making noise in the world of prospects. Players are eligible for the list as long as they haven’t stepped on the ice for a regular season NHL game; otherwise, they come from all …
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  • Chiefs Fan Celebrates By Faux-Face-Fucking Nearby Patriots Fan

    Chiefs Fan Celebrates By Faux-Face-Fucking Nearby Patriots Fan

    deadspin.com 3 hours ago
    As the Chiefs drubbed the Patriots last night, Grant Hinkle, a poker player and Kansas City fan, rubbed it in the face of a Pats fan sitting next to him. He had a series of celebrations planned out.Read more...
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  • Jon Lester's postseason success provides helpful lesson plan fo…

    Jon Lester's postseason success provides helpful lesson plan for Royals

    yahoo.com 4 hours ago
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Having to face left-hander Jon Lester in a postseason game is a task no opponent should relish. Lester's reputation in the playoffs is second to few, and his 2.11 ERA in 76 2/3 career innings for the Boston Red Sox backs it up. And ye…
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  • NFL: Penalty on Chiefs S for prayer wrong

    NFL: Penalty on Chiefs S for prayer wrong

    Husain Abdullah should not have received a 15-yard unsportsmanlike penalty after dropping to his knees and bowing in prayer following a 39-yard interception return for a touchdown during the Kansas City Chiefs' 41-14 victory over the New England Patriot…
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  • Don't Ask Bill Belichick If It's Time To Think About His Quarte…

    Don't Ask Bill Belichick If It's Time To Think About His Quarterbacks

    The Patriots were bad, bad, bad last night, getting beaten soundly on both sides of the ball in a 41-14 road thumping at the hands of the Chiefs. But a good part of the attention is naturally going to settle on Tom Brady, who's been so consistently grea…
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  • Brady doesn't congratulate Garoppolo, Belichick doesn't worry a…

    Brady doesn't congratulate Garoppolo, Belichick doesn't worry about his QB

    Oh, this is gonna be good. If there's anything Northeast fans and media love more than winning, it's griping about losing. And the New England Patriots are giving us an early preview of just how nasty it's going to get up Boston way over the next few se…
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  • Tuesday morning one-liners

    Tuesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com 6 hours ago
    Bills RB Fred Jackson said he stands behind coach Doug Marrone’s decision to bench QB EJ Manuel. The Dolphins are still looking for consistency. Said Patriots DT Vince Wilfork of Monday’s loss to the Chiefs, “We took one on the chin. They beat us like w…
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  • John Harbaugh: I’m interested in Brady Hoke being the coach of …

    John Harbaugh: I’m interested in Brady Hoke being the coach of Michigan

    profootballtalk.com 6 hours ago
    A report over the weekend that the University of Michigan was interested in Ravens coach John Harbaugh as a potential replacement for Brady Hoke was answered by another report that Harbaugh wasn’t interested in the job. Harbaugh delivered the same messa…
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  • Arrowhead Stadium takes back its noise record

    Arrowhead Stadium takes back its noise record

    The Seahawks and Chiefs are no longer division rivals, but they do keep going back and forth at each other. Via Terez Paylor of the Kansas City Star, the Chiefs took back the record for loudest outdoor stadium during last night’s thrashing of the Patrio…
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  • Tom Brady: 'Patriots Have Too Many Problem Areas to Drive Aroun…

    Tom Brady: 'Patriots Have Too Many Problem Areas to Drive Around'

    boston.com 11 hours ago
    Tom Brady talks to reporters after the Patriots were dismantled by the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday Night Football.
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  • Chiefs Offense Hums in 41-14 Rout of Patriots

    Chiefs Offense Hums in 41-14 Rout of Patriots

    Perhaps the Kansas City Chiefs gave their neighbors across the parking lot a little bit of inspiration with their impassioned performance against New England.
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  • Jerod Mayo Notes Chiefs Success Running To Weak Side

    Jerod Mayo Notes Chiefs Success Running To Weak Side

    boston.com 12 hours ago
    Veteran linebacker Jerod Mayo sheds some light on one of the problems that plagued the Patriots this week.
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  • Jimmy Garoppolo: 'I'm A Relief Pitcher, Pretty Much'

    Jimmy Garoppolo: 'I'm A Relief Pitcher, Pretty Much'

    boston.com 13 hours ago
    For the first time, Jimmy Garoppolo lived up to the moniker "Jimmy Gameday" by playing in a regular season game after Tom Brady was pulled in the fourth quarter. Here are his thoughts following the loss.
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  • Vince Wilfork Says Chiefs 'Beat Us Like We Stole Something'

    Vince Wilfork Says Chiefs 'Beat Us Like We Stole Something'

    boston.com 13 hours ago
    The Kansas City Chiefs offense ran roughshod over the New England Patriots defense, and nose tackle Vince Wilfork was none too thrilled about it after the game. Hear his takeaways after the humiliating 41-14 loss at Arrowhead Stadium.
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  • Photos from the Patriots loss

    Photos from the Patriots loss

    patriotsgab.com 13 hours ago
    Bryan Stork looks to Tom Brady.(Photo By Keith Nordstrom) Chandler Jones sacked Alex Smith(Photo By Keith Nordstrom) Brandon LaFell went over 100 yards and had a touchdown(Photo From Patriots.com) Bryan Stork did a good job in his first NFL start.(Photo…
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  • A Monday Night Nightmare, Pats gets embarrassed by the Chiefs

    A Monday Night Nightmare, Pats gets embarrassed by the Chiefs

    patriotsgab.com 14 hours ago
    Jamie Collins tackles Jamaal Charles(Photo From Patriots.com) The Kansas City Chiefs hosted the Patriots tonight and embarrassed them to a tune of 41-14. Don’t even let the score fool you, it was much worse than that. The Pats could do nothing on offens…
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  • 'Unfamiliar territory' for Patriots

    'Unfamiliar territory' for Patriots

    ESPN.com 14 hours ago
    Observed and heard in the locker room after the New England Patriots' 41-14 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs: A different type of loss: Defensive lineman Vince Wilfork, one of the team's captains, said simply: "They beat us like we stole something.&q…
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  • Charles Scores Three as Chiefs Crush Patriots

    Charles Scores Three as Chiefs Crush Patriots

    nytimes.com 14 hours ago
    Alex Smith completely outplayed three-times Super Bowl winning quarterback Tom Brady while Jamaal Charles grabbed three touchdowns as the Kansas City Chiefs hammered the New England Patriots 41-14 on Monday.
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  • Video - Patriots Dynasty Over? 04:13

    Patriots Dynasty Over?

    Sep 30
    Mike Greenberg, Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss the Patriots' recent woes and if New England's run as an elite team is over.
  • Video - Brady Throws Pick-Six 00:32

    Brady Throws Pick-Six

    Sep 29
    Patriots quarterback Tom Brady threw his second interception of the game to Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah for the pick-six.
  • Video - Brady Throws Horrible Interception 00:26

    Brady Throws Horrible Interception

    Sep 29
    Patriots quarterback Tom Brady threw an interception to what looked like a sea of red jerseys. Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith made the interception.
  • Video - Smith, Charles Connect Again 00:30

    Smith, Charles Connect Again

    Sep 29
    Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith tosses 8-yd touchdown pass to running back Jamaal Charles.

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