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Brown after Rooney talk: Time to move on

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PITTSBURGH (AP) Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown has ended his lengthy standoff with the team by meeting with president Art Rooney II, though any shot at reconciliation between the two sides appears to be out of the question.

Brown, who has asked to be traded, posted a picture on various social media accounts on Tuesday that showed him arm in arm with Rooney at the Palm Beach International Airport.

"We discussed a lot of things and we cleared the air on several issues!" Brown wrote. "We both agreed that it is time to move on but I'll always have appreciation and gratitude towards the Rooney family and (at)steelers organization!"

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Romo to play Byron Nelson at home club

DALLAS (AP) Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo will get to play at home when he gets another shot on the PGA Tour.

Romo, now the lead NFL analyst for CBS, has accepted a sponsor's exception to play in the AT&T Byron Nelson tournament at Trinity Forest Golf Club in May. He is a member of the club south of downtown Dallas that will host the event for the second time.

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Roman changes Ravens offense for Jackson

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) Greg Roman is off to a running start in his new role as offensive coordinator of the Baltimore Ravens, working long hours to construct a unit that can fully utilize the talents of quarterback Lamar Jackson.

The Ravens closed the regular season with a 6-1 run behind Jackson, who keyed an effective ground game with frequent forays out of the pocket and downfield. Baltimore ended a three-year hiatus from the playoffs, winning the AFC North before losing to the Chargers.

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Cards sign veteran TE Clay for 1 year

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) The Arizona Cardinals have signed veteran tight end Charles Clay to a one-year contract.

Terms of the deal announced Tuesday were not disclosed.

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Dallas won't pick up WR Williams' option

FRISCO, Texas (AP) The Cowboys aren't picking up a team option on the final year of Terrance Williams' contract, making the receiver an unrestricted free agent after he spent his first six NFL seasons in Dallas.

The move will create $2.25 million in salary cap space. Williams had just two catches for 18 yards in a season spent mostly on injured reserve because of complications following offseason surgery for a broken right foot. He also served a three-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy.

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Jags name Capers senior defensive asst.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Former NFL head coach Dom Capers has joined Jacksonville's coaching staff as senior defensive assistant, returning to the Jaguars two decades after his first stint with the team.

The team says Capers will work closely with defensive coordinator Todd Wash and the other assistants on that side of the ball.

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Falcons extend OL Sambrailo for 3 years

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) The Atlanta Falcons have re-signed offensive tackle Ty Sambrailo to a three-year contract extension.

The team announced the deal on Tuesday but financial terms were not released.

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Chiefs add 4 new defensive assistants

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Chiefs coach Andy Reid moved swiftly to replace longtime defensive coordinator Bob Sutton after his underperforming group allowed Tom Brady and the New England Patriots to run roughshod over them in the AFC title game last month.

Reid moved just as swiftly in completing a massive staff overhaul.

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Jets decline Brooks, Pennel options

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) The New York Jets have declined contract options on safety Terrence Brooks, defensive tackle Mike Pennel and linebacker Kevin Pierre-Louis.

The moves Tuesday will make all three players free agents when the NFL's new calendar year begins on March 13.

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Giants re-sign TE Simonson

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants have re-signed tight end Scott Simonson.

The Giants announced the signing Tuesday. The 27-year-old appeared in all 16 games last season and earned $705,000. Contract terms for this season were not immediately available.

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