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Buffalo Bills: $10/hour plus tickets to help us dig out

The stadium is buried under 220,000 tons of snow and the team is scrambling to shovel it all in time for Sunday's game.

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NBA trailblazer Collins: Remember me as ‘good teammate’

Jason Collins says he wants to be remembered as a good teammate than as the first openly gay player in major American sports.

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Tougher Tests on Horizon for ‘Hoos

By Jeff White (jwhite@virginia.edu) CHARLOTTESVILLE – Off to its best start in six seasons under head coach Tony Bennett, the…

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Thursday, Nov. 20.

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NBA suspends Taylor for domestic violence

Charlotte Hornets forward Jeff Taylor was suspended after pleading guilty to misdemeanor domestic violence assault.

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Lawyers for NFL, players defend concussion deal

A proposed multimillion-dollar settlement for concussions sustained while playing football has been criticized for being "inadequate."

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Seattle’s media-shy Lynch fined $50K for silence

Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has been fined for not speaking to reporters after Sunday's loss.

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Jason Collins, first openly gay NBA player, retires

Collins, a 7-foot defensive specialist, played for six teams during his 13-year NBA career.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Wednesday, Nov. 19.

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Tide takes top spot

The Tide has turned in the latest College Football Playoff ranking.

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Tiger Woods lashes out over Jenkins’ parody

The veteran golfer shot back at writer Dan Jenkins for penning a satirical interview, calling it "a grudge-fueled piece of character assassination."

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NBA’s Dwight Howard being investigated for child abuse

Authorities in Georgia are investigating allegations against the Houston Rockets star Dwight Howard.

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No. 9 Virginia Takes Down South Carolina State, 75-55

The Hoos keep rolling, and improve to 3-0.

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Charlottesville Valley League Team Name Is “Tom Sox”

It's the "Tom Sox" as the nickname for the new Charlottesville team in the Valley Baseball League.

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NFL suspends Vikings’ Peterson for ‘abusive discipline’

The star running back has been suspended without pay for at least the remainder of 2014 season.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Tuesday, Nov. 18.

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DEA inquiry into NFL could be extensive

The federal probe into possible drug prescription abuse in the league could involve all 32 teams.

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Keflezighi, Simpson named top track athletes of the year

Boston Marathon champ Meb Keflezighi and Diamond League winner Jenny Simpson have been voted the top track stars of 2014.

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Stanton strikes landmark deal with Marlins

All-Star outfielder Giancarlo Stanton has agreed to a contract extension worth $325 million, the most lucrative deal in U.S. professional sports.

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Bell tolls as Steelers produce comeback win

Running back Le'Veon Bell had a huge night to help his team overcome the Tennessee Titans.

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Buffalo Bills: $10/hour plus tickets to help us dig out

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The stadium is buried under 220,000 tons of snow and the team is scrambling to shovel it all in time for Sunday's game.

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NBA trailblazer Collins: Remember me as ‘good teammate’

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Jason Collins says he wants to be remembered as a good teammate than as the first openly gay player in major American sports.