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Bills' Pegula 'progressing well' from health issue

Buffalo Bills and Sabres co-owner Kim Pegula is "progressing well" as she deals with her health, the Pegula family said Tuesday. ... Continue Reading

Source: Watson's NFL hearing to resume Wed.

Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson's hearing before the NFL and NFL Players Association's jointly appointed disciplinary officer is scheduled to resume Wednesday and may continue even longer than that, a source told ESPN. ... Continue Reading

NFL hires first exec dedicated to sports betting

David Highhill has been hired by the NFL as vice president, general manager of sports betting, and will be tasked with leading the league's efforts in its business in the legal sports betting industry. ... Continue Reading

Sources: Commanders, WR McLaurin reach deal

Commanders wide receiver Terry McLaurin is signing a three-year extension worth up to $71 million in new money, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter. ... Continue Reading

Mayfield on Browns: Both sides have moved on

Baker Mayfield said Tuesday from his youth football camp that the Browns would have to start the process if they wanted him to play this season, but he believes both sides have moved on. ... Continue Reading

House panel: Snyder has not accepted subpoena

Commanders owner Dan Snyder has not yet accepted a subpoena issued by the U.S. House Oversight Committee investigating allegations he fostered a toxic work culture in his organization, a spokesperson for the committee said in a statement Monday. ... Continue Reading

Sources: RBs Peterson, Bell agree to boxing deal

Adrian Peterson and Le'Veon Bell, two former All-Pro running backs, have signed contracts for a heavyweight boxing exhibition on July 30 at Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles, sources told ESPN on Monday. ... Continue Reading

Briscoe, 1st Black starting QB in AFL, dies at 76

Marlin Briscoe, who became the first Black starting quarterback in the American Football League, died Monday at age 76. ... Continue Reading

'He looked like he belonged -- and he did.' How underdog Sam Mills became a Hall of Famer

Mills' path to the NFL was anything but routine, but the 5-foot-9 linenacker nicknamed the Field Mouse carved out his path on and off the field. ... Continue Reading

Cardinals have a plan for DeAndre Hopkins' return

Arizona has a return plan for Hopkins, who won't play the first six weeks of the regular season due to suspension. ... Continue Reading

Seahawks hope Jamal Adams benefits from 'dope' defensive scheme

Presenting new looks with Adams and Quandre Diggs, along with adding more actions, could allow the Seahawks to use their safeties more effectively. ... Continue Reading

Suit vs. Texans alleges team 'enabled' Watson

The Texans were formally named as defendants Monday in the ongoing civil litigation involving their former quarterback, Deshaun Watson. ... Continue Reading

Source: Garoppolo plan on track, to throw soon

49ers QB Jimmy Garoppolo will throw over the next few weeks as his recovery from offseason shoulder surgery continues to go as planned, a source told ESPN. ... Continue Reading

Sources: Saints add one year to LB Davis' deal

The Saints have signed linebacker Demario Davis to a one-year extension, sources told ESPN. The deal, which now runs through 2024, gives Davis the opportunity to earn an additional $18 million over the next three seasons, sources said. ... Continue Reading

Hill says he got death threats for Mahomes talk

Tyreek Hill said on the newest episode of his podcast that he received death threats on social media after he said he thought Tua Tagovailoa was a more accurate passer than Patrick Mahomes. ... Continue Reading