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TSN Archives: Tragedy on the Gridiron

DETROIT, Mich. — The guys in the city room have an edge on us. They’re used to handling tragedy, grief and disaster. Even heartbreak. How do you do it in the sports department? You do it because you try to be a professional newspaperman. But it isn’t easy. It never is. That’s because we deal […]

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TSN Archives: Death Visits Gridiron — ‘The Winning Is Spoiled’

DETROIT, Mich. — The Chicago Bears beat the Detroit Lions, 28-23. But nobody cared. The stunning collapse of Chuck Hughes with 62 seconds to play October 24 and the death less than an hour later of the Lions’ wiry spare wide receiver shocked a crowd of 54,418, plus a regional television audience. “I’ve never seen […]

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Report: Mike Greenberg to host NFL draft on ESPN

ESPN has appointed its new host for its NFL draft broadcast. According to the New York Post, Mike Greenberg will serve as the host for the event after former anchor Trey Wingo left the company last year. Greenberg, a long-time ESPN employee, has hosted the morning television show "Get Up" since it launched in 2018. Greenberg […]

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Miami Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa on trade rumors: They can eat you out of the NFL

Perhaps what’s most certain about the NFL quarterback market this offseason is the surplus of uncertainty. Philip Rivers has already retired. New Orleans’ Drew Brees is expected to follow. Free-agent signal callers include Dak Prescott, Mitchell Trubisky and Cam Newton, and that’s before the league begins entertaining trade offers akin to the Lions and Rams weekend swap […]