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  1. Mistakes doom Patriots defense in 42-27 loss to Chiefs

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    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — So much for another stab at 19-0.

    Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt (27) eludes New England Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler (21) as he crosses the goal line for a touchdown after catching a pass from Alex Smith during the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) FBO150
  2. Houston spent massively on new stadiums, not its aging dams. It was a very bad choice.

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    Two Januarys ago, the city of Houston, after a delay of at least seven years, finally started a critical long-term project. It was patchwork on two dams constructed during the post-World War II era to protect the city from catastrophic flood and deemed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to have fallen into as dangerous …

  3. Tampa Bay Storm loses to Philadelphia Soul in ArenaBowl XXX

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    PHILADELPHIA — The Storm made a strong bid Saturday night for a league-record sixth ArenaBowl championship, but a familiar nemesis denied Tampa Bay.

  4. From the archives: Storm wins a fantastic fifth ArenaBowl title

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    EDITOR'S NOTE: This story was originally published on June 23, 2003:

    Storm coach Tim Marcum, holds up the Arenabowl XVII trophy after his team beat the Arizona Rattlers 43-29 in Arenabowl XVII in 2003. [Times files]
  5. Tampa Bay's Arena football survivors shoot for title

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    TAMPA — They're playing for the championship of a five-team league. Yeah, and there were semifinals, too. Most of them don't even know the name of the trophy they'll be handed if they become champions Saturday night: the Foster Trophy.

    Storm quarterback Randy Hippeard has thrown for 80 touchdowns this season. [Scott Audette/Tampa Bay Storm]
  6. LaDainian Tomlinson on stirring HOF speech: It was weighing on me

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    CANTON, Ohio — Hours after he delivered what is already being labeled as one of the most poignant and stirring speeches ever given at the Pro Football Hall of Fame, former running back LaDainian Tomlinson was finally able to exhale and unwind at his post-enshrinement party.

    LaDainian Tomlinson delivers his speech at the Pro Football Hall of Fame inductions Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017, in Canton, Ohio. (AP Photo/David Richard) OHDR114
  7. Brain study examined 111 former NFL players. Only one didn't have CTE.

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    Researchers studying the link between football and chronic traumatic encephalopathy found that 99 percent of the brains donated by families of former NFL players showed signs of the neurodegenerative disease, according to a new study published Tuesday.

    This combination of photos provided by Boston University shows sections from a normal brain, top, and from the brain of former University of Texas football player Greg Ploetz, bottom, in stage IV of chronic traumatic encephalopathy. According to a report released on Tuesday by the Journal of the American Medical Association, research on the brains of 202 former football players has confirmed what many feared in life -- evidence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a devastating disease in nearly all the samples, from athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. [Dr. Ann McKee | BU via AP]
  8. Storm routs Cleveland

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    TAMPA — Alvin Ray Jackson intercepted two passes, returning one for a touchdown, and recovered two fumbles as the Storm routed Cleveland 57-27 Saturday night in its home regular-season finale at Amalie Arena.

    The Storm got a late Michael Lindsey net recovery for a 4-yard score.
  9. Cowboys' Lucky Whitehead says his rare dog was stolen and is being held for ransom

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    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Lucky Whitehead is looking for a dog-napper.

    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Lucky Whitehead (13) catches the ball during the afternoon practice at the team's training camp in Oxnard, Calif., on Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016. Whitehead says his dog has been stolen and is being held for ransom. (Max Faulkner/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS) 1206555
  10. Storm tops Baltimore, locks in No. 2 playoff spot

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    BALTIMORE — On a night Joe Hills set the Arena Football League mark for consecutive games with a touchdown, he wasn't even the top performer for the Storm.