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NASCAR’s Tony Stewart hospitalized

Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart has been hospitalized Tuesday for a back injury with the Daytona 500 less than three weeks away.

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Manziel’s options appear limited as unemployment looms

If Johnny Manziel never plays another game in the National Football League, he will not be the first talented player to squander his natural gifts and no doubt will not be the last.

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Superman and Sheriff battle for league’s marketing crown

Super Bowl 50 is primed for a symbolic passing of the torch from one generation to the next with Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning ready to hand off the mantle of greatness to the Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton.

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Golf returns to the Olympics

After a 112-year absence, golf is returning to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

This image provided by Snickers actress Betty White in an advertisement for Snickers to air during the 2010 Super Bowl. White has been voted the Entertainer of the Year by members of The Associated Press.

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WATCH: History’s most talked about Super Bowl commercials

We've rounded up thirteen of the most memorable Super Bowl commercials. Which one is your favorite?

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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

Denver Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller answers a question during Opening Night for the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Miller’s the loose leader of the Denver Broncos

Not only did Denver's loquacious linebacker set the tone for the Broncos' run to Super Bowl 50 by haunting offensive linemen and hammering quarterbacks, but he loosened the locker room.

Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton (1) looks to shake the St. Louis Rams' defense during the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013. The Panthers won 30-15.

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Cam Newton wants black QB issue put away for good

Carolina's All-Pro quarterback, seemingly tired of the topic, told a reporter: "I think we shattered that a long time ago."

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel reacts after being selected by the Cleveland Browns as the 22nd pick in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft, Thursday, May 8, 2014, in New York.

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Browns tired of Manziel’s antics; ESPN reporting QB will be cut

ESPN.com is reporting that "Johnny Football's" time with the Cleveland Browns will come to an end in March, according to a league source.

Stewart Haas Racing co-owner and driver Tony Stewart talks to members of the media during the NASCAR Charlotte Motor Speedway Media Tour in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn)

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NASCAR champion Tony Stewart hospitalized with back injury

Stewart is retiring at the end of this NASCAR season. He turns 45 in May and missed a third of the 2013 season with a broken leg he sustained in a sprint car accident.

Denver Broncos' Vernon Davis is interviewed during Opening Night for the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

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Vernon Davis hopes to play a role in Super Bowl with Broncos

According to Football Perspective, Davis is one of just four players to have competed in home games on the Super Bowl field during the regular season then return for the championship game with a different team.

Carolina Panthers' Josh Norman wears a mask as he answers a question during Opening Night for the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

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Super Bowl 50: Josh Norman shows several sides

Norman talked about how the fan in him wants to see Peyton Manning go out on top. Then again, he's not a fan on Sunday.

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Survey: NFL players question teams’ attitudes on health

An Associated Press survey of 100 NFL players finds that fewer than half think the league's clubs, coaches and team doctors have the athletes' best interests at heart when it comes to health and safety.

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Love him or hate him, Newton blossoms in run to Super Bowl

Whether viewed as electrifying and flamboyant or as egotistical and annoying, Cam Newton stands tall as the one-of-a-kind quarterback of the Carolina Panthers.

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Snedeker wins without hitting shot on Monday

American Brandt Snedeker won the weather-hit Farmers Insurance Open without hitting a shot on Monday as his closest pursuers succumbed to brutal conditions in southern California.

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NCAA: Emmert gets contract extension

The NCAA says its board of governors has voted to extend the contract of President Mark Emmert for three years, through October 2020.

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Super models, super heroes add up to Super strange Media Day

Media Day was transformed into Opening Night for Super Bowl 50 but the switch to prime time did nothing to change the zany tone on Monday as super models and super heroes mingled with giants of sports journalism.

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Super Bowl babies

Seal and a bunch of "babies" come together to highlight what happens after the big game.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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

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Panthers, Broncos meet reporters at Super Bowl media circus

This new and amped-up interview-fest came complete with a guy walking around inside an inflatable football and a newly choreographed players' introduction that involved all 60 players from each team coming out on a four-story-high catwalk.

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Report: NFL holds up Burfict’s suspension

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Burfict earned the suspension for his hit on Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown in a wild-card game on January 9.

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REVIEW: ‘How To Be Single’ feels the same while trying too hard to be different

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"How to Be Single" makes a valiant attempt to send up rom-com clichés but it borrows so much from other, better movies that you start to wonder if the film’s title should be "How to Commit Larceny."

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OKC Thunder assistant coach’s wife dies after car accident

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The Thunder issued a statement expressing "deep sorrow" and saying the team would support Williams "in every way possible."

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Springsteen promises to show his mind in autobiography

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Springsteen, 66, has been working on the autobiography, called "Born to Run," for seven years.

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U.S. to hire disease experts ahead of Rio Games

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The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) is recruiting two infectious disease experts to advise members of the Rio 2016 team who are concerned about the Zika virus outbreak in Brazil.

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