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  • Harold Henderson appointed to hear Ezekiel Elliott's appeal

    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on Wednesday appointed Harold Henderson to be the arbiter for Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott's appeal hearing on Aug. 29, a source confirmed to ESPN. Henderson, a former chairman of the NFL's management council executive committee, also was the arbiter […]

  • Chick-fil-A stand in Mercedes-Benz Stadium to be closed on Sundays

    Atlanta Falcons fans won't get their Chick-fil-A fix at the team's new Mercedes-Benz Stadium for most of the team's games, as the restaurant's stand will be closed on Sunday. The franchise famous for its chicken sandwich is closed on Sundays, and only one of the team's eight home games isn't on a Sunday -- a […]

  • Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor to wear 8-ounce, not 10-ounce gloves

    LAS VEGAS -- The Nevada State Athletic Commission approved Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor's request for smaller boxing gloves Wednesday -- just 10 days before their highly anticipated fight on Aug. 26. The NSAC voted unanimously in favor of a one-time exception that will allow both fighters to wear 8-ounce […]