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St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke arrives at a hotel where NFL meetings are taking place in New York, Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014.

Rams owner planning NFL stadium in Los Angeles County

The Los Angeles Times says Stan Kroenke has partnered with Stockbridge Capital Group to build an NFL stadium in Los Angeles County.

Carolina Panthers' head coach Ron Rivera talks to the media following an NFL wild card playoff football game victory against the Arizona Cardinals in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015. The Panthers won 27-16.

No injuries in fire at home of Carolina Panthers coach

No one was hurt when a fire broke out in the Charlotte home of Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera. The fire was reported around 4 a.m. Monday.

From left, Kentucky's Aaron Harrison, Tyler Ulis, and head coach John Calipari pause for a moment during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014. Kentucky won 84-70.

Kentucky remains No. 1 team in the AP Top 25

For the fifth straight week, Kentucky is the unanimous No. 1 team in the AP Top 25.


Saints player arrested over domestic disturbance

Junior Galette was arrested after a disturbance at his home in a New Orleans suburb, police said.


83-year-old ready to keep time at big game after transplant

After a kidney transplant, Jim Ely is ready to get back to work operating the play clock for college football's national championship.


Jay Z wants to get into the soccer game

The rap superstar is reportedly interested in investing in David Beckham's new U.S. soccer franchise.


Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Jan. 5.


Detroit feels robbed by officials in loss to Dallas

The Lions were left feeling robbed after officials reversed a pass interference call that set the stage for the Cowboys' wildcard win.


Longtime ESPN sportscaster Stuart Scott dies at 49

The longtime sportscaster known for catchphases that became part of the lexicon of sports, has died of cancer.

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.

Ref: Official’s ‘better view’ led to changed call

The referee who overturned a crucial pass interference penalty against Dallas in a playoff win over Detroit says another official with a "better view" thought the call should be changed.

Israel's BC Maccabi Electra head coach David Blatt gives instructions to his players during their Euroleague Top 16 basketball match against Partizan, in Belgrade, Serbia, Thursday, March 20, 2014.

Cavs GM: Blatt is staying as coach

Cavaliers general manager David Griffin said David Blatt will remain the team's head coach and that no change will be made.

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo

Romo, Cowboys rally past Lions 24-20 in wild card

The Cowboys (12-5) wiped out an early two-touchdown deficit to earn a trip to Green Bay.

Indianapolis Colts' Andrew Luck (12) during the second half an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Indianapolis.

Colts pull away from Bengals for 26-10 victory

Andrew Luck threw for 376 yards and one touchdown, Daniel "Boom" Herron ran for another score and Indianapolis dominated the second half to beat Cincinnati 26-10 in the AFC wild-card round Sunday.


Longtime ESPN sportscaster Scott dies at 49

The network says Scott died Sunday and had fought cancer since a diagnosis in late 2007, remaining dedicated to his craft even as he underwent chemotherapy, radiation and surgery.

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco

Ravens upend Steelers in AFC wild-card

Joe Flacco tossed two second-half touchdowns

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) works against the Atlanta Falcons during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, in Atlanta.

Defense leads Panthers past Cardinals

Carolina's defense set an NFL record for fewest yards allowed in a postseason game, and the Panthers defeated the Arizona Cardinals 27-16 on Saturday.

Denver Broncos interim head coach Jack Del Rio, speaks at a news conference after practice at the NFL football team's practice facility in Englewood, Colo., on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. Del Rio, the defensive coordinator, will serve as head coach while John Fox recovers from heart surgery.

Raiders interview Del Rio for coach

The Oakland Raiders interviewed Denver Broncos defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio for their head coaching vacancy on Saturday.

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly speaks during a news conference at team's NFL football training facility Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Philadelphia.

Eagles front office shakeup: Kelly takes bigger role, Roseman promoted

The shake-up announced Friday ends speculation about Kelly's future in Philadelphia following a turbulent week that included the dismissal of vice president of player personnel Tom Gamble two days ago.

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.

Steelers back Bell ruled out of wild-card game; Bengals receiver Green doubtful

Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin ruled his star running back out of the first round of the playoffs on Friday after Bell missed a third straight day of practice. Bengals receiver A.J. Green didn't practice on Friday because of a concussion.

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Houston wins Armed Forces Bowl, Tennessee overwhelms Iowa in TaxSlayer Bowl, UCLA holds off Kansas State in Alamo Bowl

The other games today feature UCLA and Kansas in the Alamo Bowl in San Antonio and Oklahoma State against Washington in the Cactus Bowl in Tempe, Arizona.

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