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Bon Jovi wants to keep Bills in Buffalo

The rocker says if he is successful in buying the NFL franchise, he has no plans to move it.

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PHOTOS: Football Hall of Fame inducts 7

The Pro Football Hall of Fame welcomed seven new members during induction ceremonies on Saturday.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Monday, Aug. 4.

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PHOTOS: NFL Hall of Fame Game kicks off season

The annual Hall of Fame game marks the opening of the NFL season.

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Giants beat Bills in Hall of Fame game

Giants back-up QB Ryan Nassib hurled a 73 yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter to start the NFL preseason with a bang.

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Giants rally late to beat Bills 17-13 in HOF Game

Giants win opener to kick off 2014 preseason

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a shot on the 16th fairway during the second day of the British Open Golf championship at the Royal Liverpool golf club, Hoylake, England, Friday July 18, 2014.

McIlroy wins Bridgestone Invitational and goes back to No. 1

Rory McIlroy rallied from a three-shot deficit to win the Bridgestone Invitational and return to No. 1 in the world.

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Dale Jr. completes season sweep at Pocono

Dale Earnhardt Jr. took the lead off the final restart with three laps left and won Sunday to complete a season sweep at Pocono Raceway.

Tiger Woods answers questions at his news conference during the final practice day for the Bridgestone Invitational golf tournament Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Akron, Ohio.

Woods withdraws from Bridgestone

Tiger Woods had to withdraw from the final round of the Bridgestone Invitational today after experiencing more back pain.

NFL logo on the field before an NFL football game between the Detroit Lions and the New England Patriots in Detroit, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013.

Letter: Bon Jovi wants Bills to succeed in Buffalo

Jon Bon Jovi says his prospective ownership group wants the Bills to succeed in Buffalo.

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Brooks kicks off Hall of Fame ceremonies

Brooks was the first of the seven-member 2014 class to open the induction ceremony in Canton on Saturday night.

Indiana Pacers' Roy Hibbert (55) and Paul George celebrate during the second half of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals NBA basketball playoff series, Sunday, May 18, 2014, in Indianapolis. Indiana defeated Miami 107-96.

Doctors say George faces long rehab process

Paul George's recovery from a gruesome right leg injury could take a year or more, doctors say.

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Sergio holds onto lead at Bridgestone

Sergio Garcia has posted a 3-under 67 and leads the Bridgestone Invitational by three shots after three rounds.

Indiana Pacers' Paul George (24) in action

George suffers serious leg injury in US exhibition

George has undergone successful surgery on his injured right leg and is expected to remain in the hospital for about three days.

San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker shoots the ball during basketball practice on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 in San Antonio. The Spurs play Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the Miami Heat on Thursday.

Spurs give Parker an extension

Parker averaged 16.7 points and 5.7 assists in 29 minutes per game last season to help the Spurs to the franchise's fifth NBA title.

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PGA Tour refutes report Dustin Johnson suspended

Golf.com reported Friday that the tour had suspended Johnson for six months for failing a drug test.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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Ohio lawmaker proposes LeBron license plate

An Ohio lawmaker wants a license plate celebrating the homecoming of King James.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Friday, Aug. 1.

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Report: Hawks to release QB Pryor

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Terrelle Pryor runs for a touchdown against the San Diego Chargers in the second half of a preseason NFL football game, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Seattle.

According to a Profootballtalk.com report, quarterback Terrelle Pryor will be released by Seattle.

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Nats use 6 HR in rout of the M’s

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Wilson Ramos had two of the Nationals six home runs in Washington’s win over the Mariners Friday night in the opener of a three game series.

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49ers linebacker Aldon Smith suspended by NFL

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith (99) against the Indianapolis Colts during the first half of an NFL football game in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013.

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has been suspended for nine games by the NFL

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Mariners’ Montero done for year after altercation

Seattle Mariners' Jesus Montero, right, is congratulated by teammate Cole Gillespie after hitting two-run home run that scored Gillespie during second inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Seattle, Tuesday, June 17, 2014.

Jesus Montero will not play baseball again this season for the Mariners' organization after a heated confrontation in the stands

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Car versus walker crash

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Man hit near Bellingham Waterfront.