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House Oversight Committee asks Washington Commanders owner Dan Snyder to reconsider not testifying at hearing

House Oversight Committee asks Washington Commanders owner Dan Snyder to reconsider not testifying at hearing

The House Oversight Committee chairwoman implored Washington Commanders owner Dan Snyder to reconsider his decision not to testify at a hearing next week, also saying his reasons for rejecting their invitation were based on inaccuracies. Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) sent a six-page letter to Snyder’s attorney, Karen Patten Seymour, saying Snyder could testify virtually at …

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NFL mandatory minicamps 2022 -- Minkah Fitzpatrick gets rich, Mekhi Becton makes a statement

NFL mandatory minicamps 2022 — Minkah Fitzpatrick gets rich, Mekhi Becton makes a statement

3:37 PM ET NFL NationESPN Wednesday saw minicamps continue for much of the NFL, as many teams performed for the last time before training camps start in late July. But the big news of the day came from teams that already concluded minicamps, as the Pittsburgh Steelers made Minkah Fitzpatrick the highest-paid safety in NFL …

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New York Jets offensive tackle Mekhi Becton wary of critics, set 'to make them eat their words'

New York Jets offensive tackle Mekhi Becton wary of critics, set ‘to make them eat their words’

FLORHAM PARK, NJ — New York Jets tackle Mekhi Becton, nicknamed “Big Ticket,” delivered a big message Wednesday to his critics. “I’m going to make them eat their words,” he said at the conclusion of a two-day minicamp. Becton, who has battled injuries and a weight problem since his promising rookie year in 2020, sounded …

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Jets' Mekhi Becton will make haters 'eat their words'

Jets’ Mekhi Becton will make haters ‘eat their words’

Mekhi Becton’s choice of T-shirt told the story. Becton wore a blue T-shirt with orange lettering to his session with reporters with the words “Big Bust” in the middle surrounded by the words “fat, lazy, out of shape, injury prone, bum, sucks, overweight.” Becton said the T-shirt is a reminder of what people have been …

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Washington Commanders owner Dan Snyder declines invitation to testify at June 22 congressional hearing

Washington Commanders owner Dan Snyder declines invitation to testify at June 22 congressional hearing

ASHBURN, Va. — Washington Commanders owner Dan Snyder informed the House Oversight Committee by letter that he won’t testify at their June 22 hearing, saying he would be out of the country. It had been long expected that Snyder would decline to testify. In the four-page letter, attorney Karen Patton Seymour said that Snyder was …

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Jack Del Rio isn't the only 'Jack Del Rio' in the NFL

Jack Del Rio isn’t the only ‘Jack Del Rio’ in the NFL

Jack ass.Image: Getty Images Jack Del Rio is a coward. According to the definition, the Washington Commanders defensive coordinator fits the bill as, “a person who lacks the courage to do or endures dangerous or unpleasant things.” It’s why he deleted his Twitter account after he was fined $100,000 by the team, a sum that …

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Deshaun Watson reiterates innocence against allegations but regrets impact of lawsuits on Cleveland Browns, family

Deshaun Watson reiterates innocence against allegations but regrets impact of lawsuits on Cleveland Browns, family

BEREA, Ohio — Deshaun Watson reiterated Tuesday that he is innocent of the numerous allegations of inappropriate sexual conduct during massage sessions that have been made against him. Yet while the Cleveland Browns quarterback said once again that he has no regrets about any of his actions, he admitted that he does regret the impact …

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Baltimore isn't a Major League town anymore, and the Orioles will move

Baltimore isn’t a Major League town anymore, and the Orioles will move

Sad!Photo: Getty Images Nobody wants to hear it. In fact, it’s so obvious that it hurts. Baltimore isn’t a Major League town anymore. Many will cringe, be mad, but it’s hard to argue the economics. Clearly, it’s the reason that this once proud franchise can’t sustain a winning situation. Worse, it just can’t compete anymore. …

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Bruce Smith questions Tony Boselli's Hall of Fame credentials

Bruce Smith questions Tony Boselli’s Hall of Fame credentials

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Hall of Fame defensive end Bruce Smith is upset that supporters of offensive tackle Tony Boselli are using Boselli’s dominating performance against Smith in a playoff game as one of the reasons Boselli has been elected into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The NFL’s career sack leader also intimated that Boselli …

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