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CBS’ Charles Barkley Defends NFL’s Adrian Peterson, Says Ray Rice Should Get ‘Another Chance’

NBA Hall of Famer and CBS sports analyst Charles Barkley joined the list of prominent sports fgures chiming in on Adrian Peterson's child abuse arrest – this time, defending the Minnesota Vikings running back.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: World’s Longest Golf Club Just Looks Silly [Video]

Have you ever wondered what the world's longest golf club looks like?

Well, check this video out!

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Dilip Vishwanat, Gettty Images
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Adrian Peterson Indicted in Child Abuse Case, Deactivated for Sunday’s Game

Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson was indicted on charges of reckless or negligent injury to a child by a Montgomery County, Texas grand jury. The case stems from an incident where Peterson used a switch to discipline the child involved.

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James Brown
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CBS’ James Brown Gives Thought-Provoking Speech on Domestic Violence [Video]

The issue of domestic violence is front and center, thanks to the Ray Rice controversy and the way the NFL handled the matter.

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Baltimore Ravens Blow Out Pittsburgh Steelers

Joe Flacco threw two touchdown passes to Owen Daniels, and the Ravens manhandled the Pittsburgh Steelers, 26-6, in Baltimore on Thursday night.

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Oscar Pistorius
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Oscar Pistorius Has Breakdown After Being Found Not Guilty of Murder

The good news for Oscar Pistorius is he's been found not guilty of premeditated murder in the 2013 shooting death of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. The bad news is his reaction is gross.

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Courtesy Scott VanderVeen
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Meijer-97.9 WGRD Athlete of the Week: Jenison Boys’ Soccer’s Luke VanderVeen

Jenison High School boys' soccer player Luke VanderVeen is this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD Athlete of the Week.

VanderVeen's last-minute goal in Jenison's 1-0 win over Zeeland East last week is indicative of the type of competitor he is, Wildcats Coach Brian Selk said.

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College Football Week 3 Preview: How Bad Is the Big Ten?

Look, it's early, which usually means a lack of big games. But that doesn't mean we can't still have some fun this weekend. Here are the big questions going into Week 3:

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Philadelphia Eagles-Indianapolis Colts Should Be Shootout, Other Things You Need to Know About NFL Week 2

Another full slate of games are on tap for football fans this week, but only a few are marquee matchups. Here's what you need to know heading into Week 2.

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Roger Goodell
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Defiant Roger Goodell Insists NFL Didn’t See Ray Rice Clip [Video]

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell continues to stand by his claim no one from the league saw the video of Ray Rice hitting his then-fiancee, Janay Palmer (now his wife, Janay Rice).

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Man Breaks Pinky Pull-Ups World Record [Video]

Pinkies. We all have them. Two, in fact!

They're kind of the left out finger. They don't really do a whole lot other than striking the P key on the keyboard.

But Maibam Itomba Meitei, of India, has come up with another use for his pinkies: pull-ups!

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Grand Rapids Drive Opens NBA D-League for 2014-15 Season on Nov. 15

The Grand Rapids Drive has released its schedule for the 2014-15 season, the team’s inaugural run in the NBA Development League.

The Drive opens its season with a four-game road trip with a four-game road trip starting Nov. 15 at Bakersfield, the Phoenix Suns' California-based affiliate. The team returns for its first Grand Rapids home game at The DeltaPlex Arena & Conference Center on Nov. 26 against the Los Angeles D-Fenders, the Los Angeles Lakers affiliate.

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