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Jeff Saturday to decide future following Pro Bowl

Jeff Saturday to decide future following Pro Bowl

profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 24, 2013
Despite being benched in favor of Evan Dietrich-Smith in December, Green Bay Packers center Jeff Saturday was named to the NFC Pro Bowl roster. After the Pro Bowl is over, Saturday will make a decision on whether he wants to come back for another season…
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  • Red Sox avoid arbitration with reliever Breslow

    Red Sox avoid arbitration with reliever Breslow

    CNNSI.com Jan 24, 2013
    BOSTON (AP) -- The Boston Red Sox signed left-handed pitcher Craig Breslow on Thursday.
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  • Blogger Blitz: 'Major changes to Pro Bowl'

    Blogger Blitz: 'Major changes to Pro Bowl'

    ESPN.com Jan 24, 2013
    A year after Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers' criticism of the annual Pro Bowl event, almost nothing has changed. The same voting structure has brought us the same roster mistakes. The minimal allure of the game has spurred the usual ambival…
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  • Report: Donald Driver leaning toward retirement

    Report: Donald Driver leaning toward retirement

    profootballtalk.com Jan 24, 2013
    When the Packers season came to an end, wide receiver Donald Driver acknowledged that his time with the team might be at an end as well. Driver played sparingly in the second half of the season, seeing action in five games and catching just two passes. …
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  • Ian Thomsen: Playoff-contending Blazers face tricky decision as…

    Ian Thomsen: Playoff-contending Blazers face tricky decision as trade deadline looms

    CNNSI.com Jan 24, 2013
    The trade deadline sits like an inviting target four weeks away for the Trail Blazers, who have remained in playoff contention despite a recent six-game losing streak. Couldn't they make a deal to improve their unproductive bench and enhance their chanc…
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  • Brewers introduce new gold alternate jerseys

    Brewers introduce new gold alternate jerseys

    MLB.com Jan 24, 2013
    The Brewers announced Thursday that they will be adding a new gold-colored alternate jersey for the 2013 season.
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  • Morgan reportedly agrees on deal to play in Japan

    Morgan reportedly agrees on deal to play in Japan

    MLB.com ESPN.com Jan 24, 2013
    Outfielder Nyjer Morgan will reportedly play in the Far East this season, as the former Brewers outfielder has agreed with the Yokohama DeNA BayStars of Japan's Central League on a one-year deal that will pay him $1.6 million.
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  • Cedric Benson facing minor charges in Wisconsin

    Cedric Benson facing minor charges in Wisconsin

    profootballtalk.com Jan 24, 2013
    Green Bay Packers running back Cedric Benson is facing a series of unrelated minor charges in the state of Wisconsin. According to the Green Bay Press-Gazette, Benson has been charged with violating an ordinance in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin for allowi…
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  • Bucks extend contract of GM Hammond into '16

    Bucks extend contract of GM Hammond into '16

    ESPN.com Jan 24, 2013
    When the Milwaukee Bucks and coach Scott Skiles decided to part ways earlier this month, the franchise appeared to be treading on some pretty unstable ground.
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  • Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 1.0

    Jan 24
    A mock draft in January is the ultimate example of the can't-wait-for-it mindset that prevails in today's world. Never mind that this year's draft class just became finalized days ago, or that NFL teams are still very early in the process of immersing t…