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Air Force Chief of Staff outlaws freedom of thought

It all started out innocuously enough. A small group of F-22 Raptor pilots stationed at Langley AFB, VA sent texts to each other containing …

Derek Jeter Is Tired of Boring Athlete Comments, So He's Starting a Blog

Derek Jeter, the former shortstop and surefire Hall of Fame inductee, spent years as the face of not only the New York Yankees, but also much of …

Derek Jeter hits first home run at Yankee Stadium in 2014

Yankees legend Derek Jeter has had a rough final season, but on Thursday night at Yankee Stadium he harkened back to his glory days. Jeter hit a line drive home run to left field against R.A. Dickey of the Blue Jays in the sixth inning, his first home run hit at home in 2014.<p>I don't know about you, …

Peterson turns himself in on child-injury charges, won't play Sunday

Hours after news surfaced that Adrian Peterson had been indicted in Texas for 'reckless or negligent injury to a child,' the Vikings chose to …

Football (U.S.)

Greg Monroe set for '15 free agency

DETROIT -- Greg Monroe has signed a $5.48 million, one-year qualifying offer with the Detroit Pistons, according to a person with knowledge of the …

NBA

Manning Money: What Peyton's NFL Fine Could Buy

The Broncos QB calls his $8,268 fine "money well spent." Here's what you could spend it on<p>The NFL fined Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning $8,268 on …

The NFL will wait: QB Sean Mannion still has goals at Oregon State

The difference in Sean Mannion is marked: The once soft-spoken and reserved quarterback for Oregon State has blossomed into a confident full-fledged leader in his senior season for the Beavers.<p>A perfect fit in Oregon State's pro-style offense, Mannion set a Pac-12 season record for passing yards …

Love 'committed' to Cavs

Cleveland, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Kevin Love was introduced as a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday and said he is "committed" to the end goal of the organization.<p>However, he didn't guarantee he would sign a long-term extension with his new team.<p>Love, who was officially acquired …

USC investigating Josh Shaw's claim about saving nephew

USC coach Steve Sarkisian said Tuesday that he's received several calls questioning the validity of cornerback Josh Shaw's story describing how he sustained two high ankle sprains over the weekend. The school is vetting the tale.<p>Shaw told USC's athletics web site that he injured himself jumping …

Zimmer names Matt Cassel as Vikings starting QB

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Matt Cassel has seen a lot in 10 years in the NFL, including by his count seven different offensive coordinators in his last six seasons in the league.<p>So when Cassel re-signed with the Minnesota Vikings in the offseason and started to digest Norv Turner's new system, he …

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Players are right, Manziel will be a hit

There's no certainty with quarterbacks entering the NFL. It's a virtual roll of the dice whether they'll succeed or fail, the outcome often …

NFL