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Buffalo Bills general manager Doug Whaley watches practice during their NFL football training camp in Pittsford, N.Y., Tuesday, July 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert)

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Bills GM clarifies comment over whether NFL’s fit for humans

Doug Whaley's clarification was issued in a statement the Bills posted on their public relations Twitter account Wednesday.

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Super Bowls awarded

The NFL has awarded the 2019 through 2021 Super Bowls to three cities that have significant financial investments in new stadiums or recently upgraded an existing one.

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Physics, engineering professors back Tom Brady ‘Deflategate’ appeal

A group of 21 physics and engineering professors on Tuesday urged a U.S. federal appeals court to reconsider its 2-1 decision to reinstate the New England Patriots quarterback's four-game National Football League suspension in the "Deflategate" case.

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Penguins force Game 7

Pittsburgh goaltender Matthew Murray took a shutout into the third period, then held on as Tampa Bay pulled within a goal, with more shots in the third period than in the first two combined.

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Thunder one win from Finals after Game 4 blowout

Russell Westbrook collected 36 points, 11 assists and 11 rebounds as Oklahoma City grabbed a 3-1 lead in the Western Conference finals, thanks in large part to Westbrook's first triple-double of the postseason.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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Crosby helps Penguins beat Lightning to force Game 7

Game 7 is Thursday night, with the Penguins hoping to reach the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since 2009 and the Lightning looking to advance to the Cup Final for the second straight year.

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Westbrook, Thunder put Warriors on brink of elimination

The Warriors must win Game 5 on Thursday in Oakland to keep their season alive.

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No exaggeration, NBC Preakness ratings up over last year

The figures were released Tuesday by NBC, based on data from The Nielsen Company. The Preakness had a 5.8 rating and 14 share, up 5 percent from last year's race (5.5 rating, 13 share).

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Mark Sanchez a surprise participant in Broncos OTAs

The Super Bowl champs' new starting quarterback had been expected to miss the first week of workouts after a weight room mishap May 13.

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Congressman charges NFL with wrongdoing

A senior House Democrat has found that National Football League officials improperly sought to influence a government study on the link between football and brain disease.

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Tom Brady continues his fight with NFL

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady on Monday asked a U.S. appeals court to reconsider its ruling reinstating his "Deflategate" four-game suspension, saying the decision runs contrary to federal labor law.

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Pavelski, Ward carry Sharks within a win of finals

Joe Pavelski scored his second goal of the game 16 seconds into the third period as the San Jose Sharks beat the St. Louis Blues 6-3 on Monday to put them one win away from their first Stanley Cup finals.

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Raptors hold off Cavs, even East finals at 2-2

Kyle Lowry scored 35 points and DeMar DeRozan added 32 as the Toronto Raptors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-99 on Monday to tie the Eastern Conference finals at two wins each.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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Sharks one game away from Stanley Cup

Joe Pavelski scored two goals, including the go-ahead score in the opening minute of the third period, and the San Jose Sharks beat the St. Louis Blues to take a lead in the Western Conference final on Monday night.

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Raptors tie the series with game 4 win

Kyle Lowry scored 35 points, including a driving layup in the final minute, and DeMar DeRozan had 32 as the Toronto Raptors evened the Eastern Conference Finals by beating the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 4 on Monday night.

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Draymond Green fined, not suspended for groin kick

The league will instead fine Green and elevate the in-game foul from a flagrant 1 to a flagrant 2

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Rain delays start of play at French Open on Day 2

Showers over Paris on Monday have forced the organizers to delay the start of play by 1½ hours after only 10 out of 32 matches were completed on Day 1.

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Report: NFL sought to influence study on brain injuries

A senior House Democrat has found that National Football League officials improperly sought to influence a government study on the link between football and brain disease.

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