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Fans walk below a sign at Super Bowl City in San Francisco, Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016. The Denver Broncos will play the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

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Super Bowl 50 Media Day now a “Primetime” event

"Super Bowl Opening Night" will begin at 5pm on the NFL Network.

Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle (21) runs on a kicks off return during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Baltimore Ravens Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

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Former Dallas Cowboy Joseph Randle arrested in Texas

Former Dallas Cowboy Joseph Randle has been arrested in Texas after it was determined he was wanted for speeding.

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NFL says NBC, CBS to share Thursday Night Football broadcast

NBC, owned by Comcast Corp, and CBS will broadcast five games each in 2016 and 2017.

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Reeling Phoenix Suns fire coach Jeff Hornacek

Hornacek coached the Suns for 2 ½ seasons. His team had lost 10 of 11 games and 19 of its last 21. At 14-35, their record is tied for fourth worst in the NBA.

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PHOTOS: Super Bowl through the years

A look back on some of professional football's best moments on its biggest nights.

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Last rodeo or not, Peyton assured spot in pantheon of greats

Peyton Manning has said Super Bowl 50 could be his "last rodeo" and if the Denver Broncos quarterback rides off into the sunset holding the Vince Lombardi trophy the fairytale finish will not be an unfamiliar one.

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Golden Super Bowl now grown up from modest beginning

The stadium had 33,000 empty seats, tickets for the game went for a top price of $12 and college marching bands supplied most of the entertainment.

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‘Slow-footed goon’ Scott has last laugh at NHL All-Star game

The 33-year-old Scott was voted Team Pacific captain as part of an Internet campaign aimed at poking fun at the tough guy’s career.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

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

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Russell Wilson throws 3 TDs in Pro Bowl victory

KALANI TAKASE, Associated Press HONOLULU (AP) — Russell Wilson threw three first-half touchdown passes to lead Team Irvin to a…

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Panthers, Broncos travel to Super Bowl site

The Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos have arrived in the Bay Area as they continue preparations for Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara.

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John Scott, fan vote as captain, gets MVP at All-Star Game

TERESA M. WALKER, AP Sports Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Enforcer John Scott scored twice during the NHL’s new All-Star…

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson (81) gets set against the Jacksonville Jaguars during a preseason NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit, Friday, Aug. 22, 2014.

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Lions say they’re still giving Johnson time to decide future

The team issued a statement Sunday, saying it stands by its previous statement that supported Johnson, after ESPN reported that the superstar receiver told family, friends and Lions coach Jim Caldwell that he is retiring.

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Djokovic wins 6th Australian title; Murray loses 5th final

Djokovic equaled Roy Emerson's long-standing record of six Australian Open titles and increased his career haul to 11 Grand Slam titles, including four of the last five

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AP Top 25 capsules

Scores from around the AP Top 25.

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Luke and Von: the linebackers who make a difference

Luke Kuechly and Von Miller are exactly what successful teams need in the NFL. The All-Pro linebackers are versatile, fierce competitors, leaders and playmakers.

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Kerber upsets Serena Williams to win Australian title

Angelique Kerber has upset Serena Williams 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 to win the Australian Open title, ending the six-time champion's unbeaten streak in finals at Melbourne Park.

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel #2 warms up before an NFL game against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015. (AP Photo/Brad Penner)

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Johnny Manziel being investigated following altercation

Manziel, who has had two tumultuous seasons in the NFL, was identified by Forth Worth police after they were called at about 2 a.m. Saturday to investigate a report of a possible assault at an apartment complex.

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Unlike others, Super Bowl coaches avoiding second-guessing

Ron Rivera of the Carolina Panthers and Gary Kubiak of the Denver Broncos certainly hope to avoid that "why?" moment in the Super Bowl

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, left, and Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning speak to one another following the NFL football AFC Championship game between the Denver Broncos and the New England Patriots, Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, in Denver. The Broncos defeated the Patriots 20-18 to advance to the Super Bowl. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

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The week’s top sports shots

A look at the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.

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NBA-ALL-STAR GAME: Game’s best go at it in Toronto on KPUG

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Former Washington Husky Isaiah Thomas will play for the East squad. Coverage on KPUG begins at 4:30pm.

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Zach LaVine takes flight, wins 2nd dunk contest

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He ended it with a between-the-legs dunk from a step inside the free throw line to become just the fourth player to win back-to-back titles.

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The Latest: Klay Thompson edges Steph Curry to win 3-point title

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Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Karl-Anthony Towns has beaten Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas to win the Skills Challenge at the NBA's All-Star Saturday night.

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No. 6 Kansas edges No. 3 Oklahoma

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Kansas notched its fifth straight win and snapped Oklahoma's 19-game home winning streak.

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Kobe’s last, Toronto’s 1st as NBA All-Star goes outside US

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant shoots during an NBA basketball game against the Phoenix Suns in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013.

If Bryant heats up, he could add a fifth All-Star Game MVP award to his collection.

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