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Former NFL player, wife allegedly killed by 22-year-old son; police track plane ticket purchased in Ohio – WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

LONG PRAIRIE, Minnesota – Authorities in Minnesota were searching Friday for the son of former NFL player Barry Bennett after Bennett and his wife were found shot dead at their home in Long Prairie. The Todd County Sheriff’s Office said Barry and Carol Bennett, both 63, were found dead Wednesday by a friend who went …
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Nebraska Football Lands Commitment From RB Marvin Scott – The Spun

LINCOLN, NE – OCTOBER 20: A bag of footballs for the Nebraska Cornhuskers before the game against the Minnesota Golden Gophers at Memorial Stadium on October 20, 2018 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images) It’s been a successful week for Nebraska football when it comes to recruiting. Just days after receiving a commitment …
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Linebacker Paul Worrilow retires from NFL hours after signing with Ravens – Yahoo Sports

[embedded content] Before the Ravens could even pencil Paul Worrilow into their depth chart, the 29-year-old linebacker is already leaving town. The former Atlanta Falcon decided to retire from the NFL less than 24 hours after the Baltimore announced his signing and left the Ravens’ coaching staff searching for more answers at a time when …
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NFL preseason: Bills rally past Lions as both teams suffer injuries to key players; Buccaneers edge Browns – Los Angeles Times

Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford threw a go-ahead touchdown pass in his first preseason game of the year, but the Buffalo Bills came back to beat host Detroit 24-20 on Friday night in a preseason game that became significant because key players on both teams were hurt. Lions linebacker Jarrad Davis was carted off the field …
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Nebraska Football: For Cameron Jurgens, the hard work has paid off – Husker Corner

Nebraska Football: Frost floats around idea for alternate uniforms by Danny Jaillet This is another great story for Nebraska Football. Nebraska Football has announced its starting center, and it may not be who you expect. Friday, Nebraska Football head coach Scott Frost announced  that Cameron Jurgens would be the starter against South Alabama, and he …
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Nebraska Football: Frost floats around idea for alternate uniforms – Husker Corner

Nebraska Football: Competition is emerging at tight end by Danny Jaillet The Nebraska Football head coach has an idea for the uniforms. Earlier this week, the announcement that Nebraska was going to use black alternate uniforms for the upcoming season provide excitement for many. Now, Nebraska Football head coach Scott Frost wants the uniforms to …
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Barry Bennett, former NFL player, and wife found dead in Minnesota home – CBS Sports

Former NFL defensive lineman Barry Bennett and his wife, Carol, were found dead in their Long Prairie, Minn. home on Wednesday after calls to the residence had gone unanswered. In addition, the Todd County sheriff’s office is searching for the couple’s 22-year old son, Dylan John Bennett, who is believed to be connected to the …
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Nebraska Football Practice Report August 23: Scott Frost and Alternate Uniforms and Walk-On Trent Hixson Gets… – Corn Nation

Today, the head man took time to talk to the media and update on a walk-on turned scholarship offensive lineman, a lineman returning from injury and some tantalizing tidbits about alternate uniforms and what he’d like to see in the future (Hint: If anyone but Scott Frost proposed this, the state would burn down.) Usual …