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Whew! What a day on Shutdown Corner! We cut a wide path through the fun football news of the day, from the madness of Super Bowl media day to ESPN's continuing  Tim Tebow obsession to Randy Moss' boastful claims about being the best receiver of all time.

We've posted over 20 times today (and counting) and we know it can be a lot to keep up with. So why not follow Shutdown Corner's Facebook page or follow @YShutdownCorner on Twitter to help keep track of it all? Apart from bookmarking our site and hitting refresh every 20 minutes, there's no better way to follow all the storylines coming out of New Orleans this week.

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  • Argentina probes sports media bosses indicted in FIFA scandal

    The Argentine government said on Thursday a judge was examining U.S. extradition requests for three businessman named in a corruption scandal engulfing world soccer, adding it would recover taxes on any illegal income earned by the trio. The U.S. … More »

    Reuters - 7 minutes ago
  • Putin backs Blatter, says FIFA arrests shows U.S. meddling abroad

    By Darya Korsunskaya and Dmitriy Rogovitskiy MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin defended Russia's right to host the 2018 soccer World Cup on Thursday and accused the United States of meddling outside its jurisdiction in the arrest … More »

    Reuters - 7 minutes ago
  • FA honour South African Johanneson

    English football paid tribute on Thursday to South African Albert Johanneson, who became the first black player to appear in an FA Cup final 50 years ago, but died in poverty in 1995. On Saturday they will sit in the Royal Box at Wembley for this … More »

    Reuters - 9 minutes ago
  • AP source: Ex-Penguins coach Bylsma meet again with Sabres

    A person familiar with the discussions says former Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Bylsma is meeting with the Buffalo Sabres for a second straight day regarding their coaching vacancy. The person spoke on condition of anonymity to The Associated … More »

    AP - Sports - 9 minutes ago
  • Serena Williams survives scare to reach French Open third round

    Serena Williams survives scare to reach French Open third round

    By Julien Pretot PARIS (Reuters) - Serena Williams played with fire at the French Open on Thursday but the world number one pulled through to the third round with a 5-7 6-3 6-3 win against unheralded German Anna-Lena Friedsam. Williams, whose 19 … More »

    Reuters - 9 minutes ago