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NFL vows 'vigorous' fight against Aaron Hernandez CTE lawsuit

BOSTON The National Football League on Friday vowed to vigorously fight a lawsuit filed on behalf of former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez's family that claimed his severe chronic traumatic encephalopathy led to his suicide.

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NBA: National Basketball Association roundup

(The Sports Xchange) - The Golden State Warriors plan to meet as a team this fall to decide whether to make a visit to the White House to celebrate their 2017 NBA championship, head coach Steve Kerr told ESPN.

Sep 22 2017

Three U.S. baseball teams to extend safety nets after girl's injury

At least three Major League Baseball teams will extend protective netting at their ballparks to prevent foul balls and broken bats from hurting spectators, a move triggered by a serious injury to a young girl at New York's Yankee Stadium this week.

Sep 22 2017

Olympics: IOC confident over Korea Games as French committee plays down concerns

France's Olympic Committee on Friday played down security concerns over next year's winter Games in South Korea, as organizers said athletes' wellbeing was their priority and expressed confidence the event would go ahead.

Sep 22 2017

NFL: National Football League roundup

(The Sports Xchange) - Former Atlanta Falcons defensive tackle Ra'Shede Hageman was suspended six games by the NFL on Friday for violating the league's personal conduct policy.

Sep 22 2017

Golf-Thomas jumps into three-way tie for lead at Tour Championship

Justin Thomas took a step towards winning the FedExCup and its $10 million bonus when he jumped into a share of the second-round lead at the Tour Championship on Friday.

Sep 22 2017