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(Orchard Park, NY) -- Doctors treating Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly say there is no longer evidence of cancer in the former Buffalo Bills star. The 54-year-old had a follow-up screening this week, three months after completing several rounds of radiation and chemotherapy...
Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - Former All-Star pitcher Curt Schilling said chewing smokeless tobacco gave him cancer. Schilling, appearing on WEEI radio in Boston, said he is in remission after undergoing treatment for squamous cell carcinoma. He revealed his diagnosis in...
New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The National Hockey League on Wednesday announced further changes to its draft lottery. In an attempt at addressing greater competitive balance in the league and among its non-playoff participants, the percentages of each team which does not...
Berea, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Brian Hoyer will be the starting quarterback for the Cleveland Browns to begin the season. Coach Mike Pettine made the announcement on Wednesday morning, selecting Hoyer over rookie Johnny Manziel. "We've maintained all along that if it was close...
(Undated) -- The Dallas Cowboys remain the NFL's most valuable franchise. The Cowboys again top the latest list released by Forbes at 3.2-billion-dollars, a 36-percent spike from just last year. The New England Patriots rank second at 2.6-billion and the Washington Redskins...
(Undated) -- Longtime NFL referee and current CBS analyst Mike Carey says he hasn't worked a football game in Washington since 2006 because he feels the team's name is offensive. Carey tells the "Washington Post" he would specifically request he not be assigned to games at FedEx...
Columbus, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller will miss the entire 2014 season with a right shoulder injury, the school confirmed Tuesday. The senior quarterback and Heisman Trophy contender re-injured the shoulder while throwing a short pass during...
New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - NFL teams will be allowed keep as many as 10 players on their practice squads during the 2014 and 2015 seasons, up from the old maximum of eight, the league announced Tuesday. The NFL and NFL Players Association agreed on the new rule that will...
(Oakland, CA) -- The National Football League believes it's protected from an Oakland Raiders cheerleader lawsuit because it's exempt from state labor laws. The NFL is making its first formal response to being sued by two Raiderettes who claim they should be paid at least...