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MIAMI (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is set to announce he's going to pay for up to $400 million in renovations to the team's stadium, which will help keep South Florida competitive in bidding for Super Bowls and college football's championship games.
PHOENIX (AP) — Running back Rashard Mendenhall is retiring from the NFL at the age of 26.
Agent Mike McCartney confirmed via Twitter on Sunday that Mendenhall had decided to end his playing career after six NFL seasons, all but one of them with the Pittsburgh Steelers.
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets released cornerback Antonio Cromartie on Sunday, a decision that saves the team millions of dollars under its salary cap.
MIAMI (AP) — An attorney for the trainer fired last month by the Miami Dolphins says his client was improperly singled out to placate a public outcry for action in the wake of the team's bullying scandal.
Kevin O'Neill was fired Feb. 19, five days after the release of an NFL report on the scandal following a three-month investigation.
DENVER (AP) — The Denver Broncos say they have released cornerback Champ Bailey after 10 seasons with the team.
His release Thursday was a cost-cutting move, with the 12-time Pro Bowler scheduled to make around $10 million next season.
DENVER (AP) — The Denver Broncos are expected to release perennial Pro Bowl cornerback Champ Bailey, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Wednesday night.
The person spoke on condition of anonymity because no announcement was made.