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Falcons fined, lose draft pick for pumping in fake noise

NEW YORK - The NFL fined the Atlanta Falcons, stripped the...highest selection will be forfeited.The NFL noted throughout the 2013 season and into...February that he had seen enough of the NFL's investigation to acknowledge wrongdoing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-30/falcons-fined-lose-draft-pic
Browns GM Ray Farmer suspended for sending texts to sideline during games

CLEVELAND - The NFL sent a tough message to Browns general manager Ray Farmer for texting...Haslam or other team executives knew about the texts.Troy Vincent, the NFL's vice president of football operations, said Farmer used a cellphone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-03-30/browns-gm-ray-farmer-suspende
Broncos' Demaryius Thomas to skip workouts if long-term deal isn't reached

...tender by the July 15 deadline. RAVENS: Quarterback Matt Schaub is expected to visit Baltimore early this week, according to NFL sources.Schaub, 33, has also drawn strong interest from the Atlanta Falcons. The Dallas Cowboys and Tennessee Titans have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-03-30/broncos-demaryius-thomas-skip
Ray Guy | The Augusta Chronicle

...School before finding fame in college and the NFL. As a junior quarterback, Guy led the Bulldogs...Guy spent 14 seasons with the Raiders in the NFL, first in Oakland and then Los Angeles. He led the NFL in punting three times, was an All-Pro six...

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Sports | The Augusta Chronicle

...heroine Tiffany Mitchell ? savor the accomplishment of having arrived at the pinnacle of women?s college basketball. The NFL has fined the Atlanta Falcons, stripped the organization of a draft pick and suspended team president Rich McKay from the...

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Big changes likely ahead for extra points during 2015 NFL season

The NFL's dullest play, the extra point, appears to be headed for some changes...policy.Falcons owner Arthur Blank acknowledged in February the team broke NFL rules by piping crowd noise into the Georgia Dome over the past two seasons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-03-25/big-changes-likely-ahead-extr
Consistent Gonzaga is seeking to take the next step against Duke

...that next step."When they step on the court at the NRG Stadium, the tough-shooting venue that is usually the home of the NFL's Houston Texans, it will be only the third-ever meeting between the schools. Duke won regular-season games in December...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-28/consistent-gonzaga-seekin
NFL suspending TV blackouts for 2015 season

PHOENIX - The NFL said Monday that team owners voted for a one-year...Still, the experiment is a huge step for the NFL, whose blackout policy dates back decades. In the 1970s, half of NFL games were blocked from local TV because the games...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-03-23/nfl-suspending-tv-blackouts-2
Sam among veterans considering spot in NFL during combine

...showed just how much one more chance in the NFL means to Michael Sam and 104 others.Except...about returning to the field for the initial NFL veterans combine. The first openly gay...and Adam Carriker, Sam really has a blank NFL resume. But he's certain he'll get a shot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-03-22/sam-among-veterans-eyeing-spo
Medical experts say sports safety efforts need to start at high school level

...completed two days of meetings and programs with representatives from all 50 state high school athletic associations Friday at the NFL offices in Manhattan. The goal was to have decision-makers return to their states and push high schools to put into place...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-03-27/medical-experts-say-s