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Decker to follow Harris as Jets continue purge

3:12 AM ET FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — The New York Jets continued their massive roster overhaul on Tuesday, parting ways with wide receiver Eric Decker and linebacker David Harris. Harris was released after 10 seasons with the Jets, who confirmed a report by ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter that Decker will be released in the coming days if a trade can’t be facilitated. “We advised Eric that if a trade doesn’t happen, we’ll move forward without him,” Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan said. By dumping David Harris and Eric Decker, ...

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Rolf Harris released from Stafford Prison

Rolf Harris has been released from Stafford Prison. The TV entertainer is currently on trial on four counts of alleged indecent assault against three teenagers between 1971 and 1983 – but has been appearing via video link. Mr Harris, who denies all charges, will attend the trial at Southwark Crown Court in person from Monday. Jurors have already been told that Mr Harris, 87, was convicted and sentenced following a trial in 2014. The current trial, which began on 15 May, is not sitting on Friday. Let’s block ads! (Why?) ...

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Rolf Harris trial: Ex-TV star cleared of sex assault charges

Former TV star Rolf Harris has been cleared of three sex assault charges. The jury at Southwark Crown Court failed to return a verdict on four other counts. Harris, who found success with novelty pop hits and on children’s TV, made no reaction when the not guilty verdicts were read out. The 86-year-old is currently in jail after a 2014 trial saw him convicted of 12 sex offences against four females, including a girl under 10. After deliberating for just under a week, the jury found Harris not guilty of ...

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Broncos' Harris: Titans WR 'tried to end' career

7:24 PM ET NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Denver Broncos cornerback Chris Harris Jr. said Tennessee Titans wide receiver Harry Douglas “tried to end my career” with a low hit on Harris’ right knee in the second quarter of the Titans’ 13-10 win Sunday at Nissan Stadium. On a 6-yard run by Derrick Henry with 3 minutes, 10 seconds left in the first half, Harris was standing away from the pile in the middle of the field when Douglas dove at Harris’ right knee. Harris, who suffered a torn ACL in his ...

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Alabama RB Harris carted off with leg injury

3:01 PM ET TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama running back Damien Harris is out for the rest of Saturday’s game against Kent State after suffering an apparent leg injury on the Crimson Tide’s opening drive. Harris’ right leg bent awkwardly at the end of a six-yard run, and he was unable to put any weight on the injured leg while being helped off the field. Members of the training staff taped Harris’ ankle before carting him to the locker room for further examination. Alabama has not yet provided updates on the ...

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Pistons deal Jennings, Ilyasova for Magic's Harris

4:25 PM ET Chris Broussard Close ESPN Senior Writer Senior Writer for ESPN The Magazine Formerly at the New York Times, 1998-2004 Covering the NBA since 1995 Brian Windhorst Close ESPN Senior Writer ESPN.com NBA writer since 2010 Covered Cleveland Cavs for seven years Author of two books print The Detroit Pistons acquired Tobias Harris from the Orlando Magic in exchange for Brandon Jennings and Ersan Ilyasova, it was announced Tuesday. Both teams are currently out of playoff position and have been looking to get back in. With Harris, who ...

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