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ANALYSIS: Women’s impact on men’s professional sports

The Arizona Cardinals say new coach Jen Welter is believed to be the first woman to hold a coaching position of any kind in the NFL.

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U.S. dentist accused of killing beloved Cecil the Lion

Wildlife officials accused an American hunter of killing one of the oldest and most famous lions in Zimbabwe, without a permit after paying $50,000 to two people who lured the beast to its death.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, July 29.

Colorado Rockies' Troy Tulowitzki looks back while batting against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning during a spring training baseball game Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, in Scottsdale, Ariz.

Tulowitzki to Blue Jays, Zobrist to Royals & MLB trade roundup

Troy Tulowitzki is off to the Toronto Blue Jays, Ben Zobrist will join the Kansas City Royals and other trades made around Major League Baseball on Tuesday.

Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout gets ready for his at-bat during the first inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners on Monday, March 31, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif.

Angels OF Trout out against Houston with wrist injury

The All-Star center fielder was hurt attempting to make a diving catch in the fourth inning on Sunday

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NFL says Brady destroyed phone, Brady’s agent calls appeal process ” a sham”

Calling the appeal process "a sham," Tom Brady's agent says NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell "failed to ensure a fair process" in upholding the quarterback's four-game suspension.

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell (26) is hit by Cincinnati Bengals free safety Reggie Nelson (20) in the second quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, in Pittsburgh. Bell was injured on the play.

Steelers RB Bell has suspension reduced to 2 games

The league initially suspended Bell three games in April following his arrest in August 2014 on DUI and drug charges.

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NFL upholds Brady’s four-game Deflategate suspension

The New England QB's punishment for his role in using under-inflated footballs during the AFC championship game last season was upheld by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.

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Wisconsin Assembly approves Milwaukee Bucks arena deal

The bill passed on a bipartisan 52-34 vote Tuesday. The measure now goes to Gov. Scott Walker who has been working with lawmakers to reach a deal.

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Arizona Cardinals hire the NFL’s first female coach

The Arizona Cardinals are being hailed as groundbreakers after hiring Dr. Jen Welter to be a coaching intern during training camp this year, working with inside linebackers.

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WATCH: Ohio State football players ‘dummy’ prank

This Nike uniform "mannequin" did a better job bringing quarterback Cardale Jones to the ground than any Oregon player.

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Spieth may be the best putter ever, says Poulter

U.S. Masters and U.S. Open champion Jordan Spieth could go down as the greatest putter golf has ever seen.

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IOC expects U.S. 2024 bid despite Boston pullout

The deadline for applicant city submissions for the 2024 Games is Sept. 15 with Hamburg, Paris, Rome and Budapest already having entered the race.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, July 28.

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Watch NFL rookies react to their ‘Madden 16′ ratings

Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota, Amari Cooper, Melvin Gordon and other NFL rookies react to their ratings in the upcoming installment of the storied video game franchise.

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Angels acquire Shane Victorino from Red Sox

The 34-year-old Victorino is a two-time World Series champion, a two-time All-Star and a four-time Gold Glove winne

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel warms up before an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, in Cleveland. The Colts won 25-24.

Manziel still No. 2 behind McCown for Browns

Browns coach Mike Pettine has been impressed with quarterback Johnny Manziel's improvemen

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Cueto to make his debut for Royals on Friday

Cueto was acquired on Sunday in a trade with Cincinnati for left-handers Brandon Finnegan, John Lamb and Cody Reed

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U.S. Olympic Committee ends effort to bring 2024 Games to Boston

Boston backed out of its effort to host the 2024 Olympics, hours after the mayor said he would not "commit" to a deal if it meant taxpayers would foot the bill for hosting such a large-scale event.

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Race to succeed Blatter is ‘poker’ game: FIFA executive member

A number of candidates are expected to vie for the chance to succeed Sepp Blatter as FIFA president.

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Graham Trucking takes the Albert Lee Appliance Cup title despite finishing 2nd

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J. Michael Kelly drives the Graham Trucking H1 Unlimited Hydroplane boat to a first place finish on Lake Washington, Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, in Seattle, in the Albert Lee Appliance Seafair Cup in the annual Seafair hydroplane races. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

J. Michael Kelly, the driver of the Graham Trucking hydroplane, was awarded the Albert Lee Appliance Cup title despite finishing in second place behind Jimmy Shane and the Oh Boy! Oberto! boat.

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Ronda Rousey biopic in the works

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Paramount executives have picked up the rights to the 28-year-old's autobiography.

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Daily fantasy sports land in gambling industry crosshairs

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Each year millions of Americans draft virtual sports teams online and enter real-money competitions that last only a few hours.

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DeSean Jackson says no one can stop him not even Darrelle Revis or Richard Sherman

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"I don't think no on can guard me. It's how I feel about myself. I don't feel no one can stop me. You can get Darrelle Revis, Richard Sherman - whoever you want to get."

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Judge: St. Louis residents don’t need vote on stadium funds

In this Sept. 26, 2013 file photo, fans watch during the third quarter of an NFL football game between the St. Louis Rams and the San Francisco 49ers at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. Pro football may have a firm foothold as America’s game, but in baseball-mad St. Louis the NFL is decidedly second fiddle. The St. Louis Cardinals can anticipate a red army at Busch Stadium for Game 5 of the World Series. Eight blocks away at the antiseptic Edward Jones Dome, the Monday Night Football matchup between the struggling St. Louis Rams and the Seattle Seahawks will likely feature a backdrop of thousands of empty seats.

The St. Louis Rams play in the Edward Jones Dome, which is outdated by NFL standards. The team is weighing a move to Los Angeles