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Pace-Of-Game Initiatives To Be Experimented With In Arizona Fall League

Teams will be limited to three trips to the mound by managers, coaches and catchers during a game, except for pitching changes, under experimental speedup rules to be used during the Arizona Fall League.

10/01/2014

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Schwartz: AFL Out To Hit Jackpot With New Commissioner

With a financial background that includes 20 years in investment banking, Scott Butera takes over a sports league that has enjoyed success but also has the potential for growth.

09/24/2014

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Passing Of A Legend: Iconic Bills Owner Ralph Wilson Dies At 95

Buffalo Bills President Russ Brandon has told NFL owners that Bills owner Ralph Wilson has died. Brandon made the announcement at the league’s winter meetings in Orlando on Tuesday. Wilson was 95.

03/25/2014

Kansas City Chiefs owner and Hall of Famer Lamar Hunt is surrounded by reporters during the NFL Meeting on March 15, 1999, at the Biltmore Hotel in Phoenix, Ariz. (Photo credit should read MIKE FIALA/AFP/Getty Images)

Silverman: As We Celebrate NFL’s Ultimate Game, Don’t Ever Forget Hunt

It was Lamar Hunt who started the American Football League, and without his commitment and deep pockets, the NFL would never have had legitimate competition and would have remained a closed, old-boys club for many years.

01/29/2014

Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Football Hall Of Famer, Bronx Native Art Donovan Dead At 89

Donovan made a name for himself as a feisty defensive tackle for the Baltimore Colts, helping the team to world championships in 1958 and 1959.

08/05/2013

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Chuck Norris Believes Tim Tebow Could Be A ‘Legend’ In NFL

Petitions to the White House, a Florida lawyer’s advertising blitz, and now Walker, Texas Ranger. Tebow may not have a job, but he still has some fighters in his corner.

05/23/2013

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Philadelphia Soul’s Ron Jaworski Serious About Tim Tebow In AFL

Jaworski reached out to Tebow a day after the Jets released him in April. Jaworski has yet to hear from Tebow, but expects to eventually.

05/22/2013

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Tim Tebow Mum On Plans, Jets Stint During Appearance At Lake Michigan College

The closest Tebow came to shedding light on what he might do next was when he repeated one of his favorite sayings: “I don’t know what the future holds, but at the end of the day I know who holds my future.”

05/10/2013

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Tim Tebow Gets $75-Per-Game Offer From Indoor League’s Omaha Beef

The Omaha Beef have a job waiting for Tim Tebow if he wants it — and the Nebraska indoor football team will even pay him $75 a game.

05/01/2013

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CFL? AFL? Detroit Lions? Few Options For Tim Tebow After Jets Breakup

Take a quick jog around the Twitterverse and you’ll get the impression that finding a job — at least in the NFL — won’t be easy for the 25-year-old.

04/29/2013

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Tim Tebow Draws Interest … From Arena Football League Team

It’s March 18, and Tim Tebow is still a member of the NFL. But if that changes, the Jets backup quarterback will have at least one club knocking on his door from the Arena Football League.

03/18/2013

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Silverman: As Ralph Wilson Gives Up Control Of The Bills, The ‘Foolish Club’ Dwindles

Football goes in cycles, and the Bills may have a chance to turn things around. However, it was those early days in the AFL that rocketed football to the top, and Wilson should never be forgotten for his role.

01/02/2013

Eli Manning at New York Giants/New York Jets at Metlife Stadium on August 18, 2012 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Silverman: Once Brutal Giants Vs. Jets Rivalry Was As Nasty As It Got

The thought of the early battles between the Giants and Jets brought about some of the hardest-hitting and nastiest battles of the football season.

08/19/2012

Raiders owner Al Davis watches Los Angeles Raiders practice before exhibition game against the Houston Oilers at the Oakland Coliseum. Davis, the Hall of Fame owner of the Oakland Raiders known for his rebellious spirit, has died. The team announced his death at age 82 on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011. (AP Photo/Scott Anger, File)

Raiders’ Owner, NFL Icon Al Davis Remembered

Legendary Oakland Raiders’ owner and NFL icon Al Davis passed away on Saturday. The trailblazer will be remember for his many contributions to football.

WFAN–10/08/2011