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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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NASCAR’s Tony Stewart hospitalized

Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart has been hospitalized Tuesday for a back injury with the Daytona 500 less than three weeks away.

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Manziel’s options appear limited as unemployment looms

If Johnny Manziel never plays another game in the National Football League, he will not be the first talented player to squander his natural gifts and no doubt will not be the last.

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Superman and Sheriff battle for league’s marketing crown

Super Bowl 50 is primed for a symbolic passing of the torch from one generation to the next with Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning ready to hand off the mantle of greatness to the Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton.

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Golf returns to the Olympics

After a 112-year absence, golf is returning to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

This image provided by Snickers actress Betty White in an advertisement for Snickers to air during the 2010 Super Bowl. White has been voted the Entertainer of the Year by members of The Associated Press.

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WATCH: History’s most talked about Super Bowl commercials

We've rounded up thirteen of the most memorable Super Bowl commercials. Which one is your favorite?

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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

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Survey: NFL players question teams’ attitudes on health

An Associated Press survey of 100 NFL players finds that fewer than half think the league's clubs, coaches and team doctors have the athletes' best interests at heart when it comes to health and safety.

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Love him or hate him, Newton blossoms in run to Super Bowl

Whether viewed as electrifying and flamboyant or as egotistical and annoying, Cam Newton stands tall as the one-of-a-kind quarterback of the Carolina Panthers.

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Snedeker wins without hitting shot on Monday

American Brandt Snedeker won the weather-hit Farmers Insurance Open without hitting a shot on Monday as his closest pursuers succumbed to brutal conditions in southern California.

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NCAA: Emmert gets contract extension

The NCAA says its board of governors has voted to extend the contract of President Mark Emmert for three years, through October 2020.

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Super models, super heroes add up to Super strange Media Day

Media Day was transformed into Opening Night for Super Bowl 50 but the switch to prime time did nothing to change the zany tone on Monday as super models and super heroes mingled with giants of sports journalism.

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Super Bowl babies

Seal and a bunch of "babies" come together to highlight what happens after the big game.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's sports stories.

Bruno Mars performs during the halftime show of the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

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Bruno Mars to join Coldplay and Beyonce at Super Bowl

The Gorilla singer, who headlined the big gig two years ago, has been linked to Sunday's spectacular.

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NFL says NBC, CBS to share Thursday Night Football broadcast

NBC, owned by Comcast Corp, and CBS will broadcast five games each in 2016 and 2017.

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2 weeks ago

PHOTOS: Super Bowl through the years

A look back on some of professional football's best moments on its biggest nights.

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Last rodeo or not, Peyton assured spot in pantheon of greats

Peyton Manning has said Super Bowl 50 could be his "last rodeo" and if the Denver Broncos quarterback rides off into the sunset holding the Vince Lombardi trophy the fairytale finish will not be an unfamiliar one.

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Golden Super Bowl now grown up from modest beginning

The stadium had 33,000 empty seats, tickets for the game went for a top price of $12 and college marching bands supplied most of the entertainment.

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‘Slow-footed goon’ Scott has last laugh at NHL All-Star game

The 33-year-old Scott was voted Team Pacific captain as part of an Internet campaign aimed at poking fun at the tough guy’s career.

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Wall Street tumbles

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Wall Street was off more than 1 percent on Thursday, pushing the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones industrial average down 10 percent for the year, as investors jettisoned stocks and scurried toward safer shores.

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U.S. to hire disease experts ahead of Rio Games

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The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) is recruiting two infectious disease experts to advise members of the Rio 2016 team who are concerned about the Zika virus outbreak in Brazil.

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More Americans turning to Internet to play Cupid

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Just in time for Valentine's Day, a survey shows that more Americans are looking for love through online dating, with more than four times as many young adults using mobile apps than in 2013.

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Fantasy sports companies defend embattled industry

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Daily fantasy sports companies say their industry remains viable despite a rocky start to 2016.

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Congress likely to give final OK to local Internet tax ban

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Congress is a step away from sending to President Barack Obama a bipartisan compromise that would permanently keep state and local governments from taxing access to the Internet.