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Trade worker at SoFi Stadium tests positive for coronavirus

LOS ANGELES — A trade worker at SoFi Stadium, being built for the Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Chargers, has tested positive for COVID-19, a spokesman for the construction firm overseeing work at the site in Inglewood, California, told USA TODAY Sports on Sunday. The worker was assigned to an isolated area outside the […]

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Former NFL QB Bobby Hebert Jr’s father dies from coronavirus

The father of former NFL quarterback Bobby Hebert Jr. died Saturday after testing positive for coronavirus, according to a statement from the family.  Bobby Hebert Sr. was 81 years old. “Without my father I never would have been able to accomplish my dreams, I never would have made it to NFL,” the statement said via WWL […]

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Minnesota Vikings release three-time Pro Bowl CB Xavier Rhodes, DT Linval Joseph

Change is underway for the Minnesota Vikings this offseason. On Friday, the team released three-time Pro Bowl cornerback Xavier Rhodes and longtime starting defensive tackle Linval Joseph. Minnesota, which had the least cap space available of any NFL team entering Friday with just $1.39 million, according to overthecap.com, saved $8.1 million by releasing Rhodes and […]

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Buyer beware: 10 NFL free agents who might be overpriced in 2020

NFL free agency is never as simple for teams as adding a final missing piece or two. Without fail, the spending sprees in March produce hyperbole about how the big-name additions can swing teams' fortunes. Yet in many cases, one offseason's big splash can become next year's dead weight (see: the Jacksonville Jaguars locking in quarterback Nick Foles […]