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Michael C. Jones is a Southern California-based sports journalist, editor, and blogger covering professional and collegiate sports across the country. You can read his work at Yahoo! Sports and Examiner.com.

He is the Editor of Sports Out West, a West Coast-centric sports hub.

Follow Michael on Twitter @MikeJonesTweets for Tweets about a lot of things in addition to sports, but mostly sports.

A Fan Of...

  • MLB Los Angeles Angels
  • NBA Los Angeles Lakers
  • NFL San Francisco 49ers
  • NCAAF UCLA Bruins
  • NCAAB UC Santa Barbara Gauchos
  • NHL Anaheim Ducks
User Blog
NFL
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The difficult decisions facing John Dorsey

From watching key veterans walk to dealing with unhappy players wanting extensions, John Dorsey has his work cut out for him this time of year.

NFL
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Gordon's job is safe, Sam laughs off Dungy

The Browns appear prepared to ride their star wideout until the wheels fall off, while the NFL's first openly-gay player continues to handle everything with class.

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Graham gets payday, Jim Kelly inspires

Though it's no man's land for NFL news as training camp nears, there's still plenty of fuel for discussion.

NFL
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Greg Hardy convicted of domestic violence

The Panthers defensive end will appeal the verdict.

NBA
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Patty Mills suffers shoulder injury, out 7 months

The news is devastating for Australia and for the player, who was seeking a big payday following a breakout campaign.

NBA
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Gasol speaks with Pat Riley, per report

The free-agent big man could provide a major boost to the interior for the defending Eastern Conference champs, but would such a move make sense?

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Livingston agrees to $16 million deal with Warriors

The former Brooklyn Nets guard is close to terms with the Warriors.

NFL
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Quotables: Michael Sam is not a distraction

Elsewhere across the league, at least one Super Bowl contender feels good about its chances of entering 2014 at full strength.

Wimbledon, Day 3

Top-seeded Novak Djokovic will headline Day 3, while defending champion Andy Murray will also take the court in the afternoon.

NFL
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Key holdouts mar minicamps, 49ers Wright retires

With minicamp only a day old, there's plenty of trouble in San Francisco. Plus, Rex Ryan already has his hands full in The Big Apple.

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Larry Fitzgerald, Jermaine Gresham miss minicamp

Both offensive stalwarts have nagging injuries, though each seems to be minor, as minicamps are underway on Tuesday.

NFL
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Texans lineman vows to fight, Irsay not sorry yet

And Zac Stacy doesn't particularly care for numbers.

NFL
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Sean Weatherspoon out for year with torn Achilles

The Falcons' defense takes a big hit with the loss of their leader in the middle.

NFL
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Jordy Nelson, Randall Cobb fighting to impress

Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb have been the Packers' best receiving threats in recent seasons. With a wave of fresh talent hitting the depth chart, can they do enough to prove they should stay in...

NFL
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Manziel struggles at OTAs, but did he rebound?

The Browns' high-profile rookie was bound to have some challenges before his first training camp. How he responded may begin to define his NFL career.

NFL
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Quotable: Doug Marrone backs Dareus

Elsewhere, Bruce Arians says it's Kevin Minter's time to shine, while Mike Pettine says some players just never get the message.

NFL
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Garrett talks Lee, Falcons waiting to extend White

All eyes around the NFL are on Dallas as the Cowboys are fearing the worst regarding Sean Lee's left knee. Elsewhere in the Lone Star State, the Texans have four potential starting quarterbacks at...

Sterlings reportedly desperate to sell Clippers

As the June 3 hearing to decide their fate nears, the Sterling family is reportedly pulling out all the stops to get rid of the team first.

NBA
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Sterling responds to NBA with accusatory claims

The Clips owner vowed to fight every step of the way, and so far that's exactly what he's doing.

NFL
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Expanded playoffs coming in 2015?

Roger Goodell predicts an expanded playoffs for 2015. The Bills president is committed to keeping the team in Western New York, and the rest of what the NFL world is talking about on Wednesday...

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Who's the next NFL cornerback to get paid?

With Joe Haden surpassing Richard Sherman in salary, it's only a matter of time before the rest of the top corners get paid.

Should the '5th Major' moniker die for good?

Sometimes an idea sounds good for awhile and then when you really think about it, it's kind of dumb. Exhibit A: The Players as golf's fifth major.

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Quotables: RG3 is nobody's robot

The Redskins' new head coach plans to find the right play mix with the Redskins' franchise quarterback. Elsewhere, an Ex-Lions wide receiver has to wait to stand trial once again.

NFL
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Breaking down 2014 strength of schedules

One of the worst teams having to play one of the toughest schedules doesn't seem very fair, but that's life for the Oakland Raiders. The Colts have much better fortune and on paper have the easiest...

NFL
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Carroll walks into Twitter punchline & more quotes

The Seahawks head coach inspired some amazing responses to an innocent gift from a prominent aircraft manufacturing company. Elsewhere, Dan Snyder is still stubborn.

NFL
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Favre, Packers could reunite in 2014

The Green Bay Packers and the Ol' Gunslinger could be in line for a reunion next season. Elsewhere, a 49ers legend weighed in on the Aldon Smith saga.

How Sergio can save The Masters

Hint: It involves winning. But it's more complicated than that.

NFL
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Wayne likes his progress, Manziel to visit Jags

Elsewhere, Falcons owner Arthur Blank was miffed at his team's lack of toughness, citing a play involving Matt Ryan from last season.

NFL
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CJ2K watch: Jets, Falcons, Cowboys in the mix

And don't count on a storybook reunion with Rams head coach Jeff Fisher in St. Louis.

What can we learn from a Tiger-less Masters?

By now, the entire sports world knows the four-time winner isn't teeing it up this week at Augusta. Now, it's time to figure out how everyone can move forward.

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