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David Furones / Sun-Sentinel:
Jason Sanders: ‘I owed the guys a big kick’; Dolphins injury updates and 2023 schedule  —  The Sun Sentinel's Chris Perkins and Dave Hyde recap the Miami Dolphins' win over the New York Jets, and who will play QB for Miami vs. the Bills.  (South Florida Sun Sentinel)
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Dave Hyde / Sun-Sentinel:
As Dolphins turn to Buffalo, question remains if they can turn to Tua Tagovailoa  —  The Sun Sentinel's Chris Perkins and Dave Hyde recap the Miami Dolphins' win over the New York Jets, and who will play QB for Miami vs. the Bills.  (South Florida Sun Sentinel)
Discussion: Denver Post and ProFootballTalk
David Furones / Sun-Sentinel:
Playoff bound: Dolphins win regular-season finale vs. Jets, secure postseason berth  —  MIAMI GARDENS — The Miami Dolphins are headed to the postseason for the first time since 2016 and third time since 2001.  —  Needing a win in Sunday's regular-season finale against the New York Jets …
Kenny Rosarion / Sun-Sentinel:
Instant Analysis: Miami Dolphins 11, New York Jets 6  —  Sun Sentinel reporters Chris Perkins and Dave Hyde recap the Miami Dolphins' win over the New York Jets.  (South Florida Sun Sentinel)  —  Quick thoughts from South Florida Sun Sentinel staffers on the Dolphins' win over the New York Jets …
David Furones / Sun-Sentinel:
Game time: Fast facts, odds, injury report and key info for Dolphins vs. Jets  —  South Florida Sun Sentinel's Chris Perkins and Dave Hyde discuss the Miami Dolphins quarterback concerns this week against the New York Jets and make their pick (, /South Florida Sun Sentinel)  —  DOLPHINS (8-8) vs. JETS (7-9)
Hayes Gardner / Baltimore Sun:
Ravens fall to Bengals, 27-16, in regular-season finale, setting up playoff rematch in Cincinnati  —  ExpandAutoplay  —  1 of 53  —  Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Sammy Watkins (82) fumbles as he' s tackled by Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Cam Taylor-Britt, bottom, and safety Jessie Bates III …
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Alden Gonzalez / ESPN:
What's next for Trevor Bauer's MLB career after Dodgers release  —  The last time Trevor Bauer took the mound, he seemed to have reached the apex of his pitching career.  By the summer of 2021, the talent that made him a first-round draft pick and the curiosities that unlocked cutting-edge training regiments had finally converged.
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Alden Gonzalez / ESPN:
Los Angeles Dodgers cut ties with embattled pitcher Trevor Bauer  —  The Los Angeles Dodgers officially cut ties Friday with starting pitcher Trevor Bauer, the embattled former Cy Young Award winner who was handed an unprecedented suspension following allegations of sexual assault.
Bob Nightengale / USA Today:
Dodgers show Trevor Bauer the door following meeting where he didn't show remorse
Andy Clayton / New York Daily News:
Damar Hamlin's breathing tube removed, FaceTimes with Bills players and coaches: ‘Love you boys’  —  Damar Hamlin continues to make remarkable progress in his recovery just four days after his heart stopped during Monday night's game against the Bengals.  —  Hamlin, the second-year safety …
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Bob Nightengale / USA Today:
Nightengale's Notebook: Carlos Correa saga shows the value of running a tight ship  —  The Carlos Correa saga should be a lesson, but it won't be.  —  There will continue to be shameless leaks on free-agent signings and trades, with about 95% of the information coming from agents.
Discussion: MLB Trade Rumors and Twinkie Town
Chris McCosky / Detroit News:
Tigers trade Gregory Soto, Kody Clemens to Phillies for three high-upside players  —  Detroit — President Scott Harris told anyone who'd listen that he would not be risk averse.  He wasn't going to be afraid to take calculated risks.  —  And sure enough, in his first major trade with the Tigers …
Maddie Lee / Chicago Sun-Times:
How signings, Kyle Hendricks' health affect Cubs' pitching projections in 2023  —  This pitching staff's greatest strength is an element they lacked early last season.  —  Veteran right-hander Kyle Hendricks and young reliever Codi Heuer — both of whom are rehabbing arm injuries …
Julia Poe / Chicago Tribune:
Recapping the Chicago Bulls: Zach LaVine drops 11 3-pointers and scores 41 points in a 126-112 win against the Philadelphia 76ers  —  The Chicago Bulls took advantage of Joel Embiid's absence to clinch a second straight win over an Eastern Conference powerhouse, taking down the Philadelphia 76ers in a 126-112 road win Friday.
 
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