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3-Wide: Will DeMarco Murray break the single-season rushing record?

3-Wide is a weekly feature in which theScore's NFL editors debate the hot topics around the league. Grab a cold towel and brace for hot takes. Does DeMarco Murray have a legitimate shot at breaking the single-season rushing record? David P. Woods: Yes, but it's not a very good one. Murray is on pace to shatter the NFL record for rushing attempts in a season, yet he remains behind the pace needed to break the single-season rushing mark. Every 2,000-yard rusher in NFL history had several games...

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Johnny Manziel to attend Cavaliers' home opener to support pal LeBron James

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel is making a habit of watching major sports games this year. In fact, he watched from the sideline as Browns starter Brian Hoyer led the team to a 3-3 record. Manziel will also watch the Cleveland Cavaliers' home opener Thursday against the New York Knicks. ESPN's Jeremy Fowler reports Manziel wants to be there in person to support his friend LeBron James.  James was a guest at Browns training camp this summer.  Manziel and James share some of the same...

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Seahawks owner Paul Allen pledges $100 million to fight Ebola

Seattle Seahawks and Portland Trail Blazers owner Paul Allen is well-known for his philanthropy and has pledged $100 million to fight the Ebola crisis.  The Microsoft co-founder told the New York Times that Ebola's exponential potential was the impetus for him to help fight the disease.  "Everybody feels called sometimes to really pursue a certain thing that resonates with them, and this has resonated with me," Allen told the New York Times' Stephanie Strom on Thursday. Allen has started a...

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Judge blocks sports gambling in New Jersey

A U.S. District Judge granted a temporary restraining order to the NCAA, NFL and other major professional sports leagues Friday, crushing a New Jersey racetrack's hopes of offering legal sports betting this weekend.

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Notre Dame's Justin Brent takes bed selfie with famous porn star

Notre Dame's Justin Brent may be a lot of things, but lonely is not one.  Just hours after a photo of the freshman wide receiver at a New York Knicks preseason game with 42-year-old porn star Lisa Ann went viral, an anonymous tipster sent Deadspin a selfie of the couple in bed.   Lisa Ann has starred in over 250 adult films, including the notable "Who's Nailin' Paylin"  Feature photo courtesy of US PRESSWIRE/Jeremy Brevard

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Mariota throws 5 TD pass, No. 6 Oregon beats Cal

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Marcus Mariota matched his season high with five touchdown passes and broke the Oregon record for career passing yards in the No. 6 Ducks' 59-41 victory over California on Friday night in the first college game at Levi's Stadium.

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Eagles Notes: Kendricks questionable for Sunday

Mychal Kendricks was listed as questionable on the Eagles' Friday injury report for Sunday's game at the Arizona Cardinals. Kendricks has a calf injury and has already missed four games. He was limited at practice this week and several of his teammates said on Thursday that they didn't expect the starting inside linebacker to be ready by Sunday.

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