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Feb 3, 2019; Atlanta, GA, USA; New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung (23) against the Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
AP
August 22, 2019 - 12:29 pm
Patriots safety Patrick Chung has been indicted in New Hampshire on a charge of cocaine possession.
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FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2018, file photo, Connecticut head coach Kevin Ollie watches from the sideline during the first half an NCAA college basketball game in Storrs, Conn. The arbitrator in the dispute between UConn and Kevin Ollie has ruled that the former basketball coach is protected by a union contract when it comes to the standard the school must meet in proving his firing was justified. UConn had argued that Ollie’s personal contract superseded the union deal, allowing it to fire him in March, 2018 for a broader range of offenses. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)
Matt Dwyer
August 13, 2019 - 5:12 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The arbitrator in the dispute between UConn and Kevin Ollie has ruled that the former basketball coach is protected by a union contract when it comes to the standard the school must meet in proving his firing was justified. The collective bargaining agreement between the...
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AP
August 08, 2019 - 10:41 am
NEW YORK (AP) - The Chicago White Sox will play a game against the New York Yankees next August at the site in Iowa where the movie ``Field of Dreams'' was filmed. Major League Baseball announced Thursday that the White Sox will play host tothe Yankees in Dyersville, Iowa, on Aug. 13. A video...
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Ty Law #24 of the New England Patriots celebrates during the AFC Championship Game against the Indianapolis Colts at Gillette Stadium on January 18, 2004 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. The Patriots defeated the Colts 24-14. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
Matt Dwyer
August 01, 2019 - 5:16 pm
By DENNIS WASZAK Jr. AP Pro Football Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Ty Law was a wide-eyed youngster with big dreams when he started making summer visits to his Uncle Tony's home in Texas. They fueled his passion for football. And, they guided his journey to greatness. Tony Dorsett was forging his own path...
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UConn Trustees voted to move the school's athletic program from the American Athletic Conference to the Big East. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
Matt Dwyer
July 26, 2019 - 10:43 am
(WTIC-AM) -- UConn has agreed to pay a $17-million exit fee to get out of the Amercan Athletic Conference. The exit fee had previously been expected to be about $12-million, but UConn agreed to pay a higher fee to get out of the conference early. The deal means the season that starts this fall will...
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AP
July 23, 2019 - 10:34 am
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - Three-time Super Bowl champion and cancer survivor Joe Andruzzi can now add college graduate to his list of accomplishments. Andruzzi on Monday received his degree in liberal studies from Southern Connecticut State University President Joe Bertolino, 22 years after he left...
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July 23, 2019 - 12:42 am
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) _ J.D. Martinez homered and drove in four runs, including an RBI double in the ninth inning following Tampa Bay's curious decision to put a position player on the mound, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Rays 9-4 Monday night. Eduardo Rodriguez (12-4) allowed two hits over...
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