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Dallas Cowboys' DeMarco Murray warms up before an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in Philadelphia.

Demarco Murray jumps to Eagles

All-Pro running back DeMarco Murray has agreed to a five-year package with the Eagles. A person familiar with the contract says Murray's deal was valued at $42 million, with $21 million guaranteed.

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Judge denies Aaron Hernandez request to strike gun testimony

The former NFL star is charged with murder.

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Legislation would open federal land to hunters, anglers

A bipartisan group of senators wants to dramatically broaden access to federal land for hunting, fishing, and outdoor recreation.

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NFL: Suh gets record contract with Dolphins

It was another big day of big moves in the National Football League.

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Batter up! Will Ferrell to play every position at spring training

He shifts from the silver screen to the baseball diamond for one of his wackiest stunts yet.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, March 12.

San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews points to his name after scoring a touchdown in the second half of an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, in Baltimore.

Ryan Mathews to Philly, Andre Johnson to Colts, more big moves in the NFL

Second day of NFL free agency hits with another wave of moves

Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson pauses before answering a question after reporting for NFL football training camp Friday, July 25, 2014, in Houston. The Texans begin practices Saturday.

Colts sign veteran WR Andre Johnson

Long-time star receiver Andre Johnson has signed with the Indianapolis Colts.

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MLB considering Cuban exhibition games

Commissioner Rob Manfred says the game wants to take advantage of the warming of relations between the U.S. and the communist island.

FILE - This Dec. 28, 2014 photo shows Detroit Lions' Ndamukong Suh looking on during the first half of an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers in Green Bay, Wis. The league announced Monday, Dec. 29, 2014 that Suh was suspended for stepping on Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers' left leg twice, once with each foot. Suh also applied pressure and pushed off Rodgers' unprotected leg with his left foot, violating unnecessary roughness rules, the league said in a statement. He will miss Sunday's wild-card playoff game against Dallas.

Ndamukong Suh signs $114 million deal with Dolphins

Ndamukong Suh is coming to Miami, where he and his new team will both try to end their playoff droughts.

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NASCAR reinstates Kurt Busch; grants him waiver for Chase

The star driver is still under indefinite probation.

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly speaks during a news conference at team's NFL football training facility Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Philadelphia.

Kelly says Eagles aren’t trading up for Mariota

Chip Kelly says he's not "mortgaging the future" to move up and draft Marcus Mariota, and he didn't acquire Sam Bradford to use as trade bait.

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WWII skiers-turned-soldiers meet modern servicemen slopeside

The nation's greatest outdoorsmen were recruited during World War II for an elite new Army division.

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NFL: Graham to the Seahawks, big QB swap in Philly

Trades have overshadowed the opening day of free agency in the NFL.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the big sports news making headlines today, Wednesday, March 11. NCAA AUTOMATIC BIDS Kentucky transfer Kyle Wiltjer…

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Out of the Iditarod for an iPod

A Veteran musher has been disqualified from the sled dog race for carrying a two-way communication device.

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Has rough season for college hoops taken luster off March?

There is concern about the current state of men's college basketball with the NCAA Tournament little more than a week away.

Seattle Seahawks center Max Unger (60) talks with head coach Pete Carroll before an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Carolina Panthers in Seattle, Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015.

It’s been a busy day in the NFL

Trades have overshadowed the opening day of free agency in the NFL.

FILE - In this Feb. 19, 2015, file photo, Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cliff Lee responds to a question during a news conference at spring training baseball in Clearwater, Fla. Lee is awaiting a second opinion from Dr. James Andrews on his ailing left elbow and says surgery would end his season and possibly his career.

Cliff Lee hopes to avoid surgery, will try to pitch

General manager Ruben Amaro Jr. says he's "not terribly optimistic" that Lee can return to pitching without pain but there's a possibility he can.

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Marcus Stroman warms up between innings of a spring training exhibition baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Bradenton, Fla., Wednesday, March 4, 2015. The bottom clock in the outfield counts down from three minutes between each inning.

Blue Jays’ Stroman out for season with torn knee ligament

Stroman planted his feet to stop, then felt a pop in his knee. An MRI confirmed the tear.

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Kentucky remains undefeated after beating Notre Dame & moves on to Final Four

Kentucky's Trey Lyles, left, and Karl-Anthony Towns, right, listen to Willie Cauley-Stein during the team's news conference at the NCAA men's basketball tournament regional, Friday, March 27, 2015, in Cleveland. Kentucky plays Notre Dame in the final Saturday, hoping to extend their unbeaten streak and reach the Final Four.

Andrew Harrison hit two free throws with six seconds left as the Wildcats survived a 68-66 win over third seed Notre Dame.

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Wisconsin heads to Final Four after win over Arizona

Wisconsin Badgers Head Coach Bo Ryan works with the team during the first round of the NCAA Midwest Regional basketball game in Omaha, Neb., Thursday, March 20, 2008

The Badgers (35-3) denied the Wildcats (34-4) a Final Four berth for the second straight year, having beaten them by one point in overtime in Anaheim a year ago when their seeds were reversed.

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AP sources: Texas fires coach Barnes after 17 years

The NCAA logo is on the court as work continues at The Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, March 18, 2015, for the NCAA college basketball second and third round game. Second round games start on Thursday.

Texas has fired coach Rick Barnes after 17 seasons, people with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press.

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Hot Rod Hundley, former NBA player and Jazz announcer, dies

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The Jazz said Hundley died at his home in the Phoenix area Friday night.

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NCAA on KPUG: Notre Dame looking for luck of the Irish vs. Kentucky

The Notre Dame mascot performs during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Miami in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Thursday, March 12, 2015.

NCAA Tournament on KPUG: Arizona vs. Wisconsin at 3pm, Notre Dame vs. Kentucky at 5:50pm.

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