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Cards, CB Peterson agree to record $70M deal

The Arizona Cardinals have agreed with Patrick Peterson on a five-year contract extension, a deal the Pro Bowler said Tuesday night is worth $70 million with $48 million guaranteed, which makes him the highest-paid cornerback in the NFL.

Cardinals bolster pitching, acquire Masterson

The Cleveland Indians have traded veteran right-hander Justin Masterson to the St. Louis Cardinals.

NFL on Gordon: Culpable for what's in body

Ahead of Josh Gordon's appeal hearing Friday, during which he is expected to blame a failed marijuana test on secondhand smoke, the NFL said "you are responsible for what is in your body."

Cowboys sign OT Smith to $110M contract

The Dallas Cowboys have signed Pro Bowl offensive tackle Tyron Smith to an eight-year extension through 2023, making the total value of his contract worth nearly $110 million, according to multiple sources.

Sources: 76ers fighting new lottery proposal

The NBA is pushing toward changes to the draft lottery system by next season but is facing a strong objection from the Philadelphia 76ers, the franchise that could suffer the most from it, multiple sources told ESPN.com.

Steelers' Brown rips Sanders' QB comments

Pro Bowl wide receiver Antonio Brown and Emmanuel Sanders were teammates for four seasons with the Steelers and remain good friends, but Brown took issue with Sanders calling quarterback Peyton Manning a "far better leader" than Ben Roethlisberger.

RG III scoffs at zone read talk: Not who I am

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III says he's not a zone read option quarterback and doesn't plan on running it much this season.

Texans owner won't judge Raiders S.A. buzz

As chairman of the finance committee, Texans owner Bob McNair's opinion will impact any team's move. With the Raiders reportedly considering a move to San Antonio, Texas, he said Tuesday he is withholding judgment until he knows all the facts.

Report: Highest initial Bills bid for $1B-plus

Three initial bids were submitted Tuesday to an investment bank handling the sale of the Buffalo Bills, the Toronto Sun reported.

Giants' Wilson (neck) has tests, won't practice

New York Giants running back David Wilson underwent a battery of tests on his neck Tuesday night and will not practice until at least next week.

Lisicki sets WTA record with 131 mph serve

The WTA says Sabine Lisicki has hit the fastest serve in the history of the women's tennis tour, reaching 131 mph (211 kph).

Durant lauds LeBron's move, unsure of own

Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant congratulated LeBron James on his decision to return to Cleveland but says he's not sure if he'll play for his hometown Wizards when he becomes a free agent.

Twins add undrafted RHP with 100 mph arm

In one of their craziest scouting experiences, the Minnesota Twins have reached a deal with a 24-year-old pitcher who has thrown 100 mile per hour fastballs in a California summer league but has never been drafted.

Cards, CB Peterson agree to record $70M deal

The Arizona Cardinals have agreed with Patrick Peterson on a five-year contract extension, a deal the Pro Bowler said Tuesday night is worth $70 million with $48 million guaranteed, which makes him the highest-paid cornerback in the NFL.

Lester scratched from start but no trade yet

Red Sox left-hander Jon Lester will not make his scheduled start Wednesday, but he has not been traded -- yet.

Boeheim calls Rose 'most impressive' player

Bulls point guard Derrick Rose continues to open eyes in Team USA's training camp as he makes his way back from the torn meniscus in his right knee that cost him all but 10 games of the past season.