Colts release former starter Kelvin Sheppard
The Indianapolis Colts have started the process of getting down to 53 players. The Colts released linebacker Kelvin Sheppard on Saturday afternoon.
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49ers' Smith suspended nine games
The star linebacker received a nine-game penalty Friday stemming from a series of off-field legal issues.
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