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Arians: Dwyer won't return unless exonerated

Jonathan Dwyer is not allowed to return to the Cardinals this season, and his long-term future with the team is in doubt unless he's exonerated from assault charges in a domestic violence incident involving his wife and young son, coach Bruce Arians said.

Winston ban now for entire game, FSU says

The Florida State Seminoles have suspended quarterback Jameis Winston for the entire game Saturday night against No. 22 Clemson Tigers, the school announced late Friday.

Goodell vows NFL will get its 'house in order'

Roger Goodell said Friday there have been too many recent examples of the NFL "doing wrong" and "that starts with me," and followed it up with a goal of implementing new personal conduct policies by the Super Bowl.

Sources: Wolves offer max deal to Bledsoe

The Timberwolves offer Eric Bledsoe a max contract in a sign-and-trade with the Suns, sources say.

Tigers pad Central lead with rout of Royals

Ian Kinsler hit a two-run homer, everyone in the Detroit starting lineup had a hit by the fourth inning, and the Tigers pounded Jason Vargas and the second-place Kansas City Royals 10-1 on Friday night to add another game to their AL Central lead.

Rex Chapman accused of shoplifting; $14K bill

Former NBA guard Rex Chapman has been arrested for allegedly shoplifting $14,000 worth of merchandise from an Apple store in Scottsdale and then selling the items at a pawn shop.

Petition aiming to block Peterson from son

Authorities in Minnesota have filed a petition seeking a protective order for the son of Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.

Rutgers acknowledges AD's Sandusky joke

Rutgers athletic director Julie Hermann made an off-the-cuff joke about the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse scandal at Penn State during a meeting with staff last fall.

Chandler: No reason to question character

Months later, Dallas Mavericks center Tyson Chandler is still mad about insinuations that he caused chemistry issues for the New York Knicks last season.

W. Silva announces retirement, blames UFC

Veteran mixed martial artist Wanderlei Silva announced his retirement in a 13-minute YouTube video on Friday, citing disillusionment with his employer, the UFC, as the primary reason.

Kershaw 1st to 20 wins as Dodgers rout Cubs

Clayton Kershaw became the majors' first 20-game winner and A.J. Ellis hit a pair of two-run homers, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 14-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday.

Second ban (4 games) for Dolphins' Jordan

Dolphins DE Dion Jordan is suspended four games for violating the NFL's policy on substance abuse.

K-State accuses Auburn of signal-stealing

Kansas State switched up its offensive signals Thursday night because coach Bill Snyder believed Auburn was stealing signs.

Tall story: Enormous LeBron banner OK'd

A larger-than-life LeBron James will again tower over downtown.

Police: McDonald's home site of May incident

San Jose police said Thursday they also responded to a 911 call in May at the home of 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald.