• February 20, 2017

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Deshaun Watson Overview

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Deshaun Watson Passing Stats (2016)

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Deshaun Watson plans to fully participate in NFL combine

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Deshaun Watson is trying to approach everything leading up to the NFL draft as having fun and enjoying the process while preparing for another once-in-a-lifetime moment.

Incidence of Concussion in the NFL (2012-2016)

Incidence of ACL Tears in the NFL (2012-2016)

Incidence of MCL Tears in the NFL (2012-2016)

Injuries on Kickoff Returns in the NFL (2013-2016)

How long should injured pro athletes get workers comp?

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Should injured pro athletes be allowed to earn worker compensation benefits until they are 67 years old, like other workers, even if their athletic careers normally would have ended more than 30 years earlier?

Flying coach: Many universities are using private planes

BOSTON (AP) — Once seen as a luxury of the corporate world, private planes are becoming increasingly common at U.S. colleges and universities as schools try to attract athletes, raise money and reward coaches with jet-set vacations.

How often have athletes snubbed the White House?

The routine is familiar. The president makes a few bad jokes. The championship-winning team presents the leader of the free world with a personalized jersey. Everyone smiles for the cameras.

Harper won't elaborate on 'exactly why' 2016 was down year

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Bryce Harper says he knows "exactly why" he went from NL MVP honors in 2015 to a decidedly less-successful 2016.

Jets cornerback Revis' court date Thursday on fight claims

PITTSBURGH (AP) — New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has a court date next week on criminal charges stemming from a fight after he turned himself in to police and was later released on a non-monetary bond.

Draft Diary: Reddick's path to NFL started as Temple walk-on

As a walk-on at Temple, Haason Reddick earned a starting spot before he got a scholarship.

Status of State Sex-Segregated Facilities Legislation

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NBA warns Texas over proposed 'bathroom bill'

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The NBA has warned that Texas could be overlooked for future events because of a proposed "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people.

Jets cornerback Revis turns self in following fight claims

PITTSBURGH (AP) — New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has turned himself in to Pittsburgh police following charges alleging he was involved in a fight with two men last weekend.

NASCAR beefs up concussion testing before season begins

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. was confident NASCAR took the right step Friday when it beefed up its concussion protocol by adding a consistent screening rule at all venues.

Ex-Cardinal Floyd pleads guilty, gets 24 days in jail

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — New England Patriots wide receiver Michael Floyd has pleaded guilty to second offense extreme drunken driving and been sentenced to 24 days in jail.

Nationals 2B Murphy on Tebow's batting: 'The power is real'

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — No less an authority on hitting than last season's runner-up for NL MVP thinks Tim Tebow has some ability with a bat — he just needs more work.

Governor Chris Christie

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Philadelphia Phillies Franchise Postseason History

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Christie calls Phillies fan bitter; mayor calls him a bully

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia's mayor is coming to the city's defense against New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.

Darrelle Revis Profile

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Jets' Revis charged after fight in Pittsburgh last weekend

PITTSBURGH (AP) — New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis was charged with four first-degree felonies and one misdemeanor after allegedly being involved in a fight with two men last weekend.