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Nyjer Morgan Got Caught Cheating On His Girlfriend, According T…

Nyjer Morgan Got Caught Cheating On His Girlfriend, According To Nyjer Morgan's Twitter Account

deadspin.com Updated Jan 14, 2013
We pretty much know as much as you do on this one. All we have to go on are the exclusive details that were posted in the free agent outfielder's timeline in the last half hour or so. Well, that and Morgan's avatar now appears to show him kissing the wo…
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  • Gallardo, Maldonado slated to play in Classic

    Gallardo, Maldonado slated to play in Classic

    MLB.com Jan 14, 2013
    Mexican-born Brewers right-hander Yovani Gallardo and catcher Martin Maldonado of Puerto Rico are expected to appear later this week on their homelands' preliminary rosters for the World Baseball Classic, separate sources said.
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  • Chiefs introduce Dorsey as general manager

    Chiefs introduce Dorsey as general manager

    ESPN.com Jan 14, 2013
    John Dorsey called becoming the general manager of the Kansas City Chiefs the "perfect storm." The word "serendipity" may have been more appropriate.
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  • Cracking Down on Malevolence at Candlestick

    Cracking Down on Malevolence at Candlestick

    nytimes.com Jan 14, 2013
    Fan behavior in San Francisco has led to an increased police presence at 49ers games; 92 people were ejected from the game against the Packers on Saturday.
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  • Bucks' Jennings, Thunders' Durant named Players of Week

    Bucks' Jennings, Thunders' Durant named Players of Week

    nba.com Jan 14, 2013
    The Milwaukee Bucks' Brandon Jennings and the Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant on Monday were named Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Jan. 7 through Sunday, Jan. 13.
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  • Best N.B.A. Games of the Week

    Best N.B.A. Games of the Week

    nytimes.com Jan 14, 2013
    Best N.B.A. games this week pit the Lakers and Bucks, the Rockets and Pacers and the Warriors vs. the Spurs.
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  • Free Head Exam: Green Bay Packers

    Free Head Exam: Green Bay Packers

    ESPN.com Jan 14, 2013
    After the Green Bay Packers' 45-31 loss to the San Francisco 49ers, here are three issues that merit further examination: We utilized plenty of cyberspace discussing a defense that allowed 323 rushing yards, and a total of 571 offensive yards in the los…
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  • Jermichael Finley: Hopefully, I’m here forever

    Jermichael Finley: Hopefully, I’m here forever

    profootballtalk.com Jan 14, 2013
    The end of the Packers season accelerated thinking about whether or not wide receivers Donald Driver and Greg Jennings would return to the team for the 2013 season. They aren’t the only Aaron Rodgers targets with an uncertain future in Green Bay. Tight
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  • Leading Off: Can Anyone Stop These Guys?

    Leading Off: Can Anyone Stop These Guys?

    nytimes.com Jan 14, 2013
    The sum total of the weekend's four N.F.L. games: 3,598 yards, 35 touchdowns and that whole defense-wins-championships canard takes one right in the kisser.
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  • 2013 NFL draft order: Packers at No. 26

    2013 NFL draft order: Packers at No. 26

    ESPN.com Jan 14, 2013
    Thanks to NFC West blogger Mike Sando for passing along this chart of as much of the 2013 draft order as we can get at the moment, with four teams remaining in postseason play. As you can see, the NFC North has the No. 5, the No. 20, the No. 23 and the …
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  • Divisional playoff MVPs: Quarterbacks come through with big per…

    Divisional playoff MVPs: Quarterbacks come through with big performances

    yahoo.com Jan 14, 2013
    Colin Kaepernick, quarterback, San Francisco 49ers: Much of the talk in the week leading up to the 49ers' divisional playoff game against the Green Bay Packers centered on how Kaepernick would handle his first playoff game in the NFL. After all, Alex Sm…
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  • We Went There: 49ers-Packers

    We Went There: 49ers-Packers

    grantland.com Jan 14, 2013
    Kevin Greene walked through the tunnel, hands in pockets, eyes fixed on his feet. As some players jogged and some players sulked, the coach of the Pac...
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  • About Last Weekend: Kaepernick Runs Over Packers

    About Last Weekend: Kaepernick Runs Over Packers

    grantland.com Jan 14, 2013
    In case you were busy trying to concoct a homemade flu vaccine out of common household spices, here's what you missed in sports last weekend. The Sa...
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