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Clemson coach Dabo Swinney reacts at the end of regulation against Florida State in an NCAA college football game in Tallahassee, Fla., Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. Florida State defeated Clemson 23-17 in overtime.

Coach: Clemson center threatened after bad snap

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney says center Ryan Norton received threatening messages on social media after his bad snap in a loss to No. 1 Florida State last weekend.

Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Cary Williams moves off the field after NFL football practice at the team's training facility, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, in Philadelphia.

Eagles CB Williams apologizes for remarks

Williams questioned coach Chip Kelly's practice habits in the locker room after the game Sunday, specifically Kelly's bringing the team in for a light walkthrough early last week, one day after it played a Monday night game in Indianapolis.

Washington Capitals hockey captain Alex Ovechkin, center, flanked by teammates Braden Holtby, left, and Nicklas Backstrom, of Sweden, right, pose for a photo wearing the teams uniform for the 2015 Bridgestone Winter Classic hockey game, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, during an unveiling at Nationals Park in Washington. The Capitals will Play the Chicago Blackhawks in the game that will be played New Years Day.

Ovechkin, Capitals unveil Winter Classic uniforms

The Washington Capitals have unveiled the uniforms they'll wear when they host the Chicago Blackhawks in the NHL's Winter Classic on Jan. 1 at Nationals Park.

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Super Bowl gets LED lighting upgrade

When the big game kicks off next year it will be played under new lighting.

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Depleted Steelers sign linebacker James Harrison

Harrison retired as a member of the Steelers less than three weeks ago after spending the 2013 season with the Cincinnati Bengals.

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Babe Ruth’s original Yankees contract up for sale

The baseball legend's first New York Yankees contract is expected to fetch over $1 million when it goes up for auction next month.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, Sept. 23.

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Ravens owner apologizes for not demanding Ray Rice video

The owner of the Baltimore Ravens apologized, saying it "never crossed my mind" and he was "deeply sorry."

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Bears strike early to hold off Jets

The Jets trailed 14-0 early on and while the home side battled hard to come back, getting within five points in the fourth quarter, the Bears were able to hold them out.

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Boxing champ Mike Tyson helped rescue a crash victim

The former world heavyweight came to the aid of a motorcyclist who crashed on an interstate in Las Vegas last week.

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Football player’s inspiring speech

This Austin, Texas high school football star has words everyone should live by and his post-game speech is going viral.

Chicago Bears' helmets sit on the bench during the second half of an NFL football pre-season game against the Carolina Panthers in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Aug. 9, 2013. The Panthers won 24-17.

Monday Night Football: Bears hold on to beat Jets 27-19

Jay Cutler threw two touchdown passes to Martellus Bennett, and the Chicago Bears took advantage of some early mistakes by the New York Jets before holding on for a 27-19 victory Monday night.

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Braves fire GM Frank Wren after missing playoffs

The Atlanta Braves have fired general manager Frank Wren. The move was announced Monday by team president John Schuerholz, one day after the team was eliminated from the NL playoff race.

Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti walks on the field before an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, in Baltimore.

Baltimore Ravens owner critical of ESPN report

Steve Bisciotti has criticized a report that suggests he and other team officials tried to persuade the NFL to be lenient on Ray Rice after the running back was arrested for knocking out his then-fiancee in an Atlantic City elevator.

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Fowler cuts a dash with USA hairstyle

Rickie Fowler raised a few eyebrows when he showed off the letters 'USA' shaved into the side of his head during practice on Monday.

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49ers Kaepernick fined for racial slur

The QB faces an $11,000 fine for unsportsmanlike conduct for using a racial slur during a game last week.

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Country music mourns Rob Bironas

Carrie Underwood, Dierks Bentley, and Charlie Daniels are among those sending condolences to fellow country singer Rachel Bradshaw after her husband was killed in a car crash.

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Shaq sings Bon Jovi song at crowded college bar

WATCH: The basketball legend jumped on stage at an LSU-area bar to belt out a Bon Jovi classic.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at the sports news making headlines today, Monday, Sept. 22.

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As NFL tries to reassure women, Crest is first sponsor to retreat

Crest will no longer be offering pink mouth guards to NFL players, the first sponsor to publicly withdraw from the annual October overture to women.

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World Series: Bumgarner, Pence lead Giants over Royals in Game 1

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San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner talks to the media before baseball practice Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The Kansas City Royals will host the San Francisco Giants in Game 1 of the World Series on Oct. 21.

The San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals 7-1 in Tuesday night's World Series opener.

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AP sources: Rice’s appeal hearing set for Nov. 5-6

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Two people familiar with the situation say a hearing on Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension will be held Nov. 5 and 6.

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Cowboys release Michael Sam from practice squad

Dallas Cowboys Michael Sam walks on the field before the first half of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

The Dallas Cowboys have released Michael Sam from the practice squad, another setback as the NFL's first openly gay player .

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Durant struggling to deal with injury

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant answers questions at a news conference in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. Durant said he’s been antsy since finding out he will miss the early part of the season with a Jones fracture in his right foot. The reigning NBA MVP spoke to the media Tuesday morning for the first time since the injury.

Thunder forward Kevin Durant says he has been antsy since finding out he will miss the early part of the season with a broken bone in his right foot.

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WATCH: ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Halloween house

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The decorations and synchronized light display on this house is so impressive, we won't even ask for candy.

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