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  1. Roger Goodell Can't Win a Court CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBS Local

    ... take a look back at that then you'll see that anybody who decided to take on Goodell in court (Jonathan Vilma, Will Smith, Anthony Hargrove and Scott Fujita had their suspensions overturned and were allowed to play immediately. Then, in 2014, ...

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  2. Former Saints revel in Goodell's court defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ESPN

    ... Saints players who were originally suspended for allegedly taking part in a pay-for-injury scheme (Vilma, Fujita, Will Smith and Anthony Hargrove) eventually pressured Goodell into recusing himself as the person in charge of deciding on their ...

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  3. Sony Denies Editing Will Smith Film to Please NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... Nation... (LOS ANGELES) -- Sony Pictures says reports that it "softened" the upcoming film Concussion starring Will Smith to satisfy the NFL are incorrect. According... A federal court in North Dakota will decide whether an injunction it issued last ...

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  4. Elizabeth Warren Talks About Lunch with Joe BidenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... Nation... (LOS ANGELES) -- Sony Pictures says reports that it "softened" the upcoming film Concussion starring Will Smith to satisfy the NFL are incorrect. According... (NEW YORK) -- Online auction website eBay launched 20 years ago Thursday -- and ...

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  5. 'Concussion' Director Defends NFL Drama, Admits Roger Goodell Scene Was CutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Hollywood Reporter

    "I can tell you my concern for the NFL and the studio's concern for the NFL was less than zero," says writer-director Peter Landesman. As Sony kicks off its campaign for the Will Smith starrer Concussion , the studio is facing criticism for going soft on the National Football League.

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  6. Brian Westbrook: Roger Goodell has too much power ... More than he should have been givenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... the world waits on a final ruling in the Deflategate case centering around Tom Brady's suspension and an upcoming Will Smith film targeting how the NFL has handled concussions , it's fair to say that commissioner Roger Goodell is under his share of ...

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  7. Will Smith Battles the NFL in First Trailer for - Concussion'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Breitbart.com

    In Concussion , Smith plays Dr. Bennet Omalu, a Nigerian-born neuropathologist who first discovered the link between football and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy , a degenerative brain disease caused by repeated hits to the head. In the trailer, Smith demands the NFL "tell the truth" while the league understandably attempts to protect its brand and its game.

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  8. Will Smith plays Nigerian doctor in new film 'Concussion'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Ghanamma.com

    Concussion , a drama about head injuries in the N.F.L., it's oddly fitting. Get your first look at the trailer below: The film is based on the true story of Dr. Bennet Omalu , the Nigerian-born forensic pathologist who first identified the devastating impact of repetitive head injuries on N.F.L. players.

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  9. Will Smith takes on the NFL in a Concussiona trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Washington Post

    ... 11 days before the 2015 season kicks off at the New England Patriots' Gillette Stadium and it is a gut punch. Will Smith stars as Bennet Omalu, the Nigeria-born neuropathologist who discovered chronic traumatic encephalopathy in the brains of former ...

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  10. Will Smith Takes on the NFL in the 'Concussion' TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    The trailer for "Concussion," starring Will Smith , is probably the last thing the NFL wants to see a week and a half before the 2015 regular season kicks off with a game between the defending Super Bowl champions the New England Patriots and the Pittsburgh Steelers. The movie is based on the true story of Dr. Bennet Omalu , the Nigerian physician who found chronic traumatic encephalopathy , a form of brain trauma that has been linked to playing football, when he performed an autopsy on former Steelers great Mike Webster.

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  11. Offsides with Fletcher: Glitz, glam over grits, guts; Greenbrier is bad for Saints, PelicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... became one with the franchise after Hurricane Katrina. Remember those fans, Sean? Former Saints team captain Will Smith recently told me, "That's why we were so good after the storm, we knew we were playing for the people, we knew they needed us, ...

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  12. Three reasons NFL, Goodell still hold upper hand on Tom BradyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | New York Post

    ... be a short-term victory. Just ask former Vikings and Saints stars Pat Williams, Kevin Williams, Charles Grant and Will Smith, who had their suspensions put on hold in the 2008 StarCaps supplement case that dragged its way through the courts for four ...

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  13. Will Smith give new quotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | USA Today

    We're guessing that Steve Smith won't go out quietly, so to borrow a phrase from one of his former NFL wideout compatriots : Get your popcorn ready. Hopefully Ravens' Steve Smith adds to memorable list of quotes in final season We're guessing that Steve Smith won't go out quietly, so to borrow a phrase from one of his former NFL wideout compatriots : Get your popcorn ready.

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  14. Prosecutors: Hernandez tipster had sex ties with ex-NFL starRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | WSNY-FM Columbus

    ... as charges of trying to intimidate a witness by shooting him in the face, later this year. "Men in Black" star Will Smith took the unusual step of publicly shooting down a report that he and his actress wife of 17 years had decided to divorce. Two ...

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  15. Don't count Tom Brady outRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2015 | Boston Herald

    ... Saints during the Bountygate scandal in 2009, where he saw four teammates ( Jonathan Vilma , Anthony Hargrove , Will Smith and Scott Fujita ) have their suspensions vacated by an appeals panel. "Knowing what I know about the stuff that was reported, ...

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  16. Paying the price: An NFL history lesson on punishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | ESPN

    ... Among players, Jonathan Vilma was suspended for the season, Anthony Hargrove received an eight-game suspension, Will Smith was suspended four games, and Scott Fujita received a three-game suspension. Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin received a ...

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  17. What might NFL be considering as Tom Brady awaits Deflategate appeal ruling?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... with the league, such as when the NFL suspended several players, including Pro Bowlers Kevin Williams and Will Smith, after testing positive for a banned diuretic called StarCaps. The case took years to resolve. "I've been in the room for those ...

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  18. Community noticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... made it difficult for customers to get refunds. Fans see Jared Leto in action as the Joker for first time, while Will Smith looks a lot like Will Smith.

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  19. Detailing how NFL players have fared in recent appealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | ESPN

    ... released him and no team has signed him as a free agent. Jonathan Vilma (16 games), Anthony Hargrove (8 games), Will Smith (4 games) and Scott Fujita (3 games) all had their suspensions eliminated on appeal , with former NFL commissioner Paul ...

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  20. MSNBC's Abby Huntsman: Cheese-loving dog owner who's 'walking back' her crush on Tom BradyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Hill

    ... she's allergic to, while on a date, and had her own reenactment of a scene from the 2005 movie "Hitch," starring Will Smith . "[Smith's character is] allergic to shrimp, and he's on a date, and his throat, and his lips, and his ears all blow up, and ...

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