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NFL commissioner defends handling of Kareem Hunt allegations

NFL commissioner defends handling of Kareem Hunt allegations

National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell on Wednesday defended the league’s handling of misconduct allegations involving players off the field, including recent assault allegations against former Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt. Speaking to the media after the league’s annual winter meetings in Irving, Texas, Goodell said the league is doing an “extraordinary” job.…MORE

Hines Ward: Dallas Cowboys figuring it out at perfect time

Hines Ward: Dallas Cowboys figuring it out at perfect time

Two-time Super Bowl champion and CNN Sport contributor Hines Ward talks about his experiences from his 14 years in the NFL as well as providing other football observations. He was speaking to CNN’s Perry Kostidakis. In the 2005 season, we lost three straight heading into December, then won four in a row to end the…MORE

Mikaela Shiffrin sparkles with St. Moritz clean sweep

Mikaela Shiffrin sparkles with St. Moritz clean sweep

She’s already stamping her authority on the season and it’s only December as Mikaela Shiffrin clinched a clean sweep in St.Moritz last weekend. The American triumphed in Saturday’s super-G and added victory in Sunday’s parallel slalom to take her season tally to five wins. The 23-year-old has now won 48 World Cup races on skiing’s…MORE

Solo yachtswoman Susie Goodall rescued by cargo ship after boat accident

Solo yachtswoman Susie Goodall rescued by cargo ship after boat accident

Solo yachtswoman Susie Goodall has been rescued by a cargo ship in the Southern Ocean after a storm wrecked her boat as she competed in a round-the-world race. The British sailor was around 2,000 miles west of South America on Wednesday when a brutal storm lashed her boat with 60-knot winds. Goodall, who is the…MORE

Lindsey Vonn delays injury comeback in farewell season

Lindsey Vonn delays injury comeback in farewell season

She is desperate to begin her farewell season, but Lindsey Vonn has been forced to put her return from injury on hold. Vonn, who needs five more World Cup wins to pass Ingemar Stenmark’s record of 86, injured her knee in training last month. The 33-year-old missed her beloved Lake Louise event and had hoped…MORE