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Speculation was rampant prior to the 2019 NFL Draft that the Raiders were considering taking a quarterback. Oakland owned the No. 4 overall pick and two others in the first round and was being linked to Drew Lock and Kyler Murray, if the Arizona Cardinals passed on the latter. Derek Carr said he knew all…

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers set the record straight about his recent guest appearance on HBO’s smash hit Game of Thrones.  Rodgers appeared briefly in the fifth episode of the recently concluded series, which was based on George R.R. Martin’s fantasy novel epic, and many speculated on what role he played, causing wrong guesses.…

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz appears on track to full recovery from a back injury that shelved him to close out the 2018 regular season. Wentz worked out Tuesday on the first day of organized team activities without limitations. And as further proof on his health, Wentz elected to shed a protective knee brace that…

The Buffalo Bills ensured pass rusher Jerry Hughes won’t be going anywhere for several more seasons. The Bills inked the defensive end to a two-year contract extension, the team announced, keeping him in Buffalo through the 2021 season. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport added, per a source, the deal is for $21.35 million, including $19.75…

San Francisco 49ers rookie defensive end Nick Bosa suffered an apparent hamstring injury during Tuesday’s OTA, NFL Network’s Omar Ruiz reported. He received treatment from a trainer and limped to the team huddle at the conclusion of practice. Kyle Shanahan said he doesn’t know the severity of the injury. 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo won’t be…

A mural depicts Djokovic outside the flat where he stayed during the bombing of Belgrade in 1999Looking up from the street, this concrete, angular building looks no different from the many Brutalist tower blocks dotted around Belgrade.As you go inside, a prison-style gate with vertical metal bars guards the white front door of the first…

Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia has described Pulisic as “one of Europe’s most sought-after young players”Chelsea’s new £58m forward Christian Pulisic wants to reach the same level as Stamford Bridge favourite Eden Hazard – and hopes he gets a chance to play in the same side as the Belgian next season. Pulisic signed a five-and-a-half year…