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Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice answers question during a news conference after NFL football training camp, Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Owings Mills, Md.

Ravens announce settlement of Ray Rice grievance

The Baltimore Ravens say they have settled their grievance with Ray Rice.

SMU head coach Larry Brown coaches against Cincinnati in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015, in Cincinnati.

NCAA investigating SMU amid questions about player, coach

SMU announced an NCAA investigation on the same day the school said it was appealing an academic suspension that would sideline guard Keith Frazier

FILE - In this Nov. 5, 2005, file photo, Penn State football coach Joe Paterno acknowledges the crowd before an NCAA college football game against Wisconsin in State College, Pa. A proposed settlement, announced Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, by the NCAA, will give Penn State back 112 football team wins that were vacated two years ago in the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal. If approved, the new agreement also would restore former coach Paterno's status as the winningest coach in major college football history with 409 victories.

Penn St. gets wins restored, Paterno again winningest coach

Penn State is getting back 112 football team wins that were vacated two years ago in the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.

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A look back at some of the top sports headlines this week.

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WATCH: Kobe Bryant ‘Frozen’ parody ‘Let It Tank’

Getting old never bothered him anyway...

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Packers seek revenge in Seattle with Super Bowl berth at stake

The NFC powerhouses will go at it again, this time with a Super Bowl berth at stake.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports headlines you’ll be talking about today, Friday, Jan. 16. JAMES POURS IN 36 A change…

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National Champ QB Cardale Jones to stay at Ohio State

Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones says he will return to the Buckeyes for his final two years of eligibility.

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Ali back in the hospital

The former heavyweight boxing champion was hospitalized for the second time in a month.

Referee Jay Edson, left, rushes in to halt the fight between Muhammad Ali and Jimmy Ellis in the 12th round of their heavyweight fight in Houston on July 27, 1971. Ellis, left, was practically helpless in the final minutes of the fight.

Muhammad Ali back in hospital for ‘follow-up care’

Ali hospitalized again with UTI, should be released Friday

A group of men pass a sign during Major League Baseball's winter meetings Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, in San Diego. Baseball's winter meetings opened Monday, as players and teams waited for Jon Lester to make a decision and start defining the pitching market.

MLB to use pitch clock in Double-A, Triple-A games

Major League Baseball will use a pitch clock this season in Class Triple-A and Double-A games.

The scoreboard at Petco park displays as the San Diego Padres defeated the Cincinnati Reds 1-0 on one hit in a baseball game Monday, June 30, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

San Diego’s Petco Park to host baseball’s 2016 All-Star game

San Diego's Petco Park will host baseball's All-Star game in 2016, making the second straight year the game will be played at a National League site.

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Yosemite climbers reach top of El Capitan in historic ascent

By Dan Whitcomb and Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Two climbers completed a historic 19-day ascent to the summit…

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the sports news making headlines today, Thursday, Jan. 15.

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Colts linebacker charged with rape

Josh McNary allegedly attacked and raped a 29-year-old woman in his Indianapolis apartment.

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Surprising Islanders go from cellar to toast of the town

From Metropolitan Division doormats to top of the Eastern Conference, the New York Islanders are riding high.

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Heisman winner Mariota to enter NFL draft

Mariota was the first three-time first-team all-Pac-12 quarterback in conference history.

Rex Ryan addresses the media during an NFL football news conference where he was introduced as the new head coach of the Buffalo Bills, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, in Orchard Park, N.Y.

Brash and bold, Ryan vows to build Buffalo Bills into bully

Rex Ryan vows to build the Buffalo Bills into a bully. New team. Same old brash and bold Ryan.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, Jan. 14.

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NASCAR’s Busch says ex-girlfriend is ‘trained assassin’

The driver known as "The Outlaw" said he believes his ex-girlfriend is a trained assassin.

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Today in entertainment history: Jan. 29

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

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Brady full practice participant despite cold, ankle problem

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady listens to a question during a news conference Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Chandler, Ariz. The Patriots play the Seattle Seahawks in NFL football Super Bowl XLIX Sunday, Feb. 1, in Phoenix.

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman laughed when told the news and said, “his arm doesn’t have a cold.”

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Un-Friendly: US fades in 3-2 loss at Chile, extends winless streak to 5

United States soccer head coach Jurgen Klinsmann waits as he is introduced during a press conference in East Hartford, Conn. Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. The U.S. will host Ecuador in a friendly soccer match on Friday.

U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann unveiled a 3-5-2 formation in his team's 2015 opener, but the Americans once again were tripped up by their habit of fading in the second half.

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Lawmaker again takes aim at NFL tax status

House Judiciary Committee member Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah questions acting Secret Service Director Joseph Clancy, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, during the committee's hearing on oversight of the Secret Service.

Days before the Super Bowl, a Utah lawmaker is again sponsoring a bill that would punt the tax exemption for professional sports leagues.

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Mayweather and Pacquiao exchange phone numbers at Heat game

FILE - In this combination of file photos, U.S. boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr., left, prepares to spar at a gym in east London on May 22, 2009, and Manny Pacquiao, right, of the Philippines, weighs in for the junior welterweight boxing match against British boxer Ricky Hatton, May 1, 2009, in Las Vegas. The March 13 , 2010 megafight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been thrown into jeopardy. Mayweather's camp is demanding the fighters submit to Olympic-type drug testing in the weeks leading up to the bout. Leonard Ellerbe, Mayweather's manager, says the fight will not go on if Pacquiao doesn't agree to blood testing under standards followed by the United States Anti-Doping Agency.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao have finally met — in person. And now talks might get serious about them meeting in the ring.

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