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Professional Fernando Rodney set to close for the Mariners Fernando Rodney set to close for the Mariners
Rodney reported to spring training on Wednesday and passed his physical, clearing the way for the Mariners to add him to their 40-man roster and announce his contract.
Professional NFL awards Thursday Night Football contract to CBS NFL awards Thursday Night Football contract to CBS
CBS won bidding for the games, an increasingly valuable property for network television. The games will be simulcast on the NFL Network and come during the first half of the season. The league's cable network will keep the second-half games for itself.