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QB is biggest question at camp for KC

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) It would be a bit disingenuous to say the fate of the Kansas City Chiefs this season rests on the strong right arm of Patrick Mahomes II considering the second-year pro has started all of one NFL game.

Still, that's how most people view the Chiefs as they report to training camp.

Yet the reality is there are a number of question marks as the club packs its trucks and makes the hour-long drive north to Missouri Western State University.

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Bears' Long feels healthy, rejuvenated

BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) Chicago Bears guard Kyle Long showed up to training camp feeling rejuvenated - and a bit old.

The three-time Pro Bowl offensive lineman is healthy after two injury-riddled seasons and has his sights set on helping lift a struggling franchise. But while he is "feeling great," Long also sounded more like a grizzled veteran than a wide-eyed rookie.

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Colts: No limitations for Luck in camp

WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) Andrew Luck should be back in his old spot when the Indianapolis Colts open training camp next week.

Yes, he'll be behind center. Yes, he'll take some extra days off. And, no, he may not play the usual preseason rotation.

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Dolphins owner: Anthem policy open-ended

Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross said he hadn't decided whether to actually discipline players who protest during the national anthem when he formally told the team that the demonstrations could be punishable.

"We were asked to submit a form to the NFL on our overall discipline policy prior to the start of the rookie report date," Ross said in a statement Friday, explaining why a one-sentence reference to "Proper Anthem Conduct" was included in the team's official discipline policy. "The one line sentence related to the national anthem was a placeholder as we haven't made a decision on what we would do, if anything, at that point."

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Jags' Fowler suspended 1 game for fight

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Dante Fowler has been suspended without pay for the season opener against the New York Giants for attacking a man in a parking lot a year ago.

Fowler was arrested last July after confronting a man who made a comment about his driving in a parking lot. Authorities say Fowler exchanged words with the man before hitting him. Police say the man's glasses were knocked off and Fowler stepped on them before taking a grocery bag from the man and tossing it in a lake.

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Man pleads guilty in Colts LB car crash

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) A Guatemalan man living illegally in the U.S. pleaded guilty Friday to driving drunk in a crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver.

Manuel Orrego-Savala, 37, pleaded guilty to two counts of operating a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol content of .15 or more, causing death.

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Bears QB Trubisky tired of social media

BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) Mitchell Trubisky is tired of it all.

The Chicago quarterback has no use for the critics. And when it comes to social media, he's taking a breather, too.

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Falcons won't redo WR Jones' contract

ATLANTA (AP) Stifled by the salary cap, the Atlanta Falcons won't be offering Julio Jones a more lucrative contract.

Not this year, at least.

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Vikings sign first-round pick Hughes

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Vikings have signed first-round pick Mike Hughes, putting their entire eight-player draft class under contract the week before training camp begins.

The 5-foot-10, 189-pound Hughes was the 30th overall selection, the highest drafted defensive player in Central Florida program history. Hughes made a strong impression during spring practices with the Vikings, taking turns at the nickel cornerback position and also working as a kickoff returner.

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Mowins, Griese to call MNF opener

ESPN is going with a fresh approach for its first 2018 regular-season broadcast of "Monday Night Football."

Two announcers with plenty of NFL credentials but far more entrenched in the college game these days will be handling the Jets-Lions game from Detroit: Beth Mowins and Brian Griese.

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