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‘Ageless’ Adam Vinatieri on the verge of history

At 41, the Colts kicker is the oldest player in the NFL, and he's about to secure his place in the record books.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the big sports stories you’ll be talking about today, Thursday, Nov. 13. TIGERS…

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FIFA clears Russia and Qatar to host World Cup

A judge has cleared Russia and Qatar of corruption in their winning bids for the next two World Cups.

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Winston hearing pushed back; Williams isn’t charged

The Heisman-winning QB is facing a university hearing to determine whether he violated its code of conduct.

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Kershaw, Kluber claim Cy Young awards

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw was a unanimous choice as a Cy Young winner, while Corey Kluber of was a surprise winner.

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw throws during the first inning of Game 6 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals, Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, in St. Louis.

N.L. and A.L. Cy Young Awards

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw wins the NL award and Cleveland's Corey Kluber edges out Mariners ace Felix Hernandez in the AL

FILE - In this Aug. 5, 2014, file photo, Anthony Bosch, former owner of the Biogenesis of America clinic in Coral Gables, leaves federal court in Miami. Bosch pleaded guilty Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, to charges of illegally providing performance-enhancing drugs to athletes including high-profile Major League Baseball players, most notably New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez.

Ex-clinic owner in MLB drug case gets more rehab

The former owner of the South Florida clinic that supplied performance-enhancing substances to MLB players will get more drug rehabilitation.

St. Louis Rams quarterback Shaun Hill (14) looks to throw against the Cleveland Browns during a preseason NFL football game Saturday, August 23, in Cleveland. St. Louis won 33-14.

Fisher switches QBs, Hill to start against Broncos

St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher has benched struggling quarterback Austin Davis and will go back to veteran Shaun Hill for Sunday's game

2014 FIFA World Cup - Group G, USA (0) v (1) Germany

Germany says it will host US soccer in June

Team manager Oliver Bierhoff made the announcement Tuesday. He also said Germany will play Australia on March 25 in Kaiserslautern, four days before its European Championship qualifier at Georgia.

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Swedish player takes $10M top prize in World Series of Poker

Martin Jacobson, 27, played for five hours in the last stage of a two-day televised finale.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, Nov. 12.

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Showalter, Williams win Manager of the Year awards

The neighboring teams were not able to book a Beltway World Series, but their skippers swept the Manager of the Year awards.

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Dirk Nowitzki is a baller

The Dallas Mavericks star is the highest-scoring non-U.S. born player in the NBA.

The Oregon Duck does a set of pushups during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game in Eugene, Ore., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

Oregon up to 2 in playoff rankings; TCU to 4th

Oregon jumps undefeated Florida State and moves into second in the College Football Playoff rankings while TCU takes over the fourth spot.

Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter watches warmups before a baseball game against the Texas Rangers Tuesday, June 3, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

Showalter, Williams take top manager honors

Showalter guided the Orioles to a 96-66 record and their first AL East title since 1997. Matt Williams led the Nationals to the league's best record in his first season at the helm.

San Francisco 49ers inside linebacker Patrick Willis (52) leaves the field after being injured in the second quarter of an NFL football game against the St. Louis Rams Monday, Oct. 13, 2014, in St Louis.

AP source: 49ers’ Willis out for season

A person with knowledge of the injury says San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis will miss the remainder of the season and require surgery

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Ryan Lindley throws a pass during the second half of an NFL preseason football game against the Minnesota Vikings, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Minneapolis.

Cardinals re-sign QB Lindley, place Palmer on IR

The Cardinals have re-signed quarterback Ryan Lindley who wasreleased by the team at the end of the preseason, takeing the roster spot of Carson Palmer

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Final 3 set for World Series of Poker finale

Three players remain in contention for the World Series of Poker's $10 million main event top prize.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the big sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Tuesday, Nov. 11.

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Abreu, deGrom win Rookie of the Year honors

White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu and Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom won Rookie of the Year honors in their respective leagues.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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USC coach confirms Josh Shaw will play vs UCLA

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Cornerback Josh Shaw will play for Southern California in its rivalry showdown against UCLA, although his role hasn't been determined.

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Wizards hand Cavaliers 3rd straight loss

Washington Wizards' John Wall (2) in action during the second half of game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series against the Indiana Pacers Wednesday, May 7, 2014, in Indianapolis. Indiana defeated Washington 86-82.

The hustling Washington Wizards clamped down for a 91-78 win over LeBron James and the mostly flatfooted Cleveland Cavaliers.

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Judge denies sports betting in New Jersey

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A federal judge says New Jersey cannot partially lift a prohibition on sports betting in an effort to boost the state's struggling horse racing and casino industries.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at some of the biggest plays and best wins that happened this week in sports.

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