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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 18th-May 22nd

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

05/22/2015

Michael Sam (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Michael Sam Signs 2-Year Deal With CFL’s Montreal Alouettes

Michael Sam, who made history last year as the first openly gay player selected in the NFL draft, is heading to the Canadian Football League.

05/22/2015

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WFAN’s Carton: NFL Owners Vetoing Deals With Ray Rice

An NFL franchise was “locked and loaded” to sign scandal-ridden running back Ray Rice. Then the team’s owner stepped in, according to WFAN co-host Craig Carton.

05/22/2015

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

Former Players: NFL Teams ‘Conspired’ To Push Painkillers

The lawsuit reprises some of the allegations made in a federal lawsuit last year on behalf of 1,300 former players against the NFL.

05/21/2015

Stephen Gostkowski of the New England Patriots kicks an extra point in the fourth quarter against the Denver Broncos during the AFC Championship game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

NFL To Move Extra-Point Kicks To 15-Yard Line

The change was approved only for 2015, then will be reviewed. But Texans general manager Rick Smith predicts it will become permanent.

05/20/2015

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Odell Beckham: NFL Players ‘Should Make More Money’

It’s not about greed, he maintains. Beckham believes that players should be compensated more due to the violent nature of professional football.

05/19/2015

LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 02: NFL quarterback Tom Brady attends the welterweight unification championship bout on May 2, 2015 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Keidel: From Deflate To Checkmate

The NFL hammered Tom Brady for his role in “DeflateGate” for good reason. We can’t have the best players in America’s favorite sport toying with the rules.

05/15/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 11th-May 15th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

05/15/2015

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5 Best Sports Celebration Imitations

Aaron Rodgers won celebrity Jeopardy last night and Alex Trebek did his version of the discount double check on the show.

05/13/2015

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Jared Max: NFL Deflected Attention From Itself By Throwing Book At Brady, Pats

Again, the league has tried to absolve itself from blame or wrongdoing by levying draconian punishment against those whose bad behaviors it had enabled.

05/13/2015

Tom Brady and Eli Manning

Giants’ Eli Manning Is Sorry To See Tom Brady Get Suspended

Manning, who defeated Brady twice in the Super Bowl, was not happy to see his counterpart get suspended. On the contrary, he found it upsetting.

05/12/2015

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The Sports World Reacts To NFL’s ‘Deflategate’ Ruling

Here were some of the best reactions from around the sports world as the news of the Patriots’ punishment made its rounds.

05/11/2015

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Brady Suspended 4 Games, Patriots Fined $1 Million For Roles In ‘Deflategate’

The NFL came down hard on its biggest star and its championship team, telling Tom Brady and the Patriots that no one is allowed to mess with the rules of the game.

05/11/2015

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Bryce Petty Won’t Back Down From Critics, ‘System QB’ Label

The Jets rookie has the big arm, eye-popping resume and physical build of an NFL starting quarterback. He also has plenty of doubters.

05/11/2015

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Giants CB Prince Amukamara, United Way Of NYC CEO Preview 22nd Annual Gridiron Gala

Giants cornerback Prince Amukamara and CEO of United Way of New York City, Sheena Wright, stopped by the CBS2 studio to talk with CBS2’s Andrea Grymes about the 22nd annual Gridiron Gala.

05/09/2015

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