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CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 30: Vic Beasley of the Clemson Tigers holds up a jersey after he was picked #8 overall by the Atlanta Falcons during the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on April 30, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Rookie Spotlight: Vic Beasley Will Be An Every-Down Player For Atlanta Falcons

The Atlanta Falcons weren’t horrible last season, but help on defense was certainly needed. That’s why they went out and drafted linebacker Vic Beasley who should be a big contributor in his rookie season and even wants to play every down.

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: August 24th-August 28th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

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Alexander Bradley, an associate of former New England Patriot  Aaron Hernandez, is arraigned on multiple firearms charges in Connecticut Superior Court in Hartford. Bradley was shot three times in the leg after leaving the Hartford nightclub, Vevo and allegedly fired back at the bar in retaliation. Courtroom Pool Photo by Nancy Lane.

Filing: Ex-Aaron Hernandez Friend Has Immunity In 2 Killings

Lawyers for a man investigators believe was with former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez when two men were killed in Boston say he has been granted immunity by prosecutors in the 2012 double shooting.

08/25/2015

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Ready To Play: How Rodger Saffold Gets Ready For The NFL Season

The St. Louis Rams offensive lineman discusses becoming a mentor in the locker room, his shoulder injury, and getting “Ready To Play” in the NFL on Sundays.

08/24/2015

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 30: Leonard Williams of the USC Trojans holds up a jersey with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after being chosen #6 overall by the New York Jets during the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on April 30, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Rookie Spotlight: Leonard Williams Could Contribute Immediately To New York Jets

The New York Jets had a lot of work to do in the offseason, and some good moves were indeed made for the 2015 season. One of the best moves was the selection of defensive end/tackle Leonard Williams who should end up contributing immediately as a rookie.

08/21/2015

A fan holds a "Free Brady" sign in the crowd referencing  Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots during a preseason game against the Green Bay Packers at Gillette Stadium on August 13, 2015 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

‘Deflategate’ Judge Says Brady Suspension In jeopardy

Tom Brady might have reason to practice more intensely after a judge made clear Wednesday that the New England quarterback’s four-game suspension for underinflated footballs is in jeopardy.

08/19/2015

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady leaves Federal District Courthouse August 12, 2015 in New York.  Brady and NFL. Commissioner Roger Goodell met with Judge Richard M. Berman who questioned both sides about Bradys four-game suspension for his role in the "deflate-gate" scandal after the NFL decided Brady was aware that the balls were deflated in the first half of the Super Bowl final in January 2015.    (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

No Deal Yet In DeflateGate

NEW YORK (AP) – The judge presiding over the “Deflategate” legal case says there is no deal, but talks continue in an effort to settle a dispute over a four-game suspension of New England quarterback […]

08/19/2015

NY Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin. Photo Credit: Brian Bahr/Getty Images

Giants Rookies Safeties Collins, Thompson Hurt In Preseason Opener

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — New York Giants rookie Mykkele Thompson will miss the season with an Achilles tendon injury, and fellow safety Landon Collins is sidelined by a sprained knee. Coach Tom Coughlin announced […]

08/15/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: August 10th-August 14th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

08/14/2015

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 30: Brandon Scherff of the Iowa Hawkeyes holds up a jersey after being chosen #5 overall by the Washington Redskins during the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on April 30, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Rookie Spotlight: Brandon Scherff Will Add Size And Strength To Redskins O-line

The Washington Redskins needed a lot of help on offense last year, and it showed in their play, performance, and record. One of the things missing greatly was quarterback protection, and that’s where rookie Brandon Scherff comes in.

08/14/2015

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