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Brittney Griner released from Russian prison as part of prisoner exchange for Viktor Bout

Brittney Griner released from Russian prison as part of prisoner exchange for Viktor Bout

09/12/2022, USA, Multi Sports, USA Publications, Article # 30969129

President Joe Biden said the exchange for Brittney Griner had been in the works for the past two weeks, and that he had given the final go-ahead.

     


https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/2022/12/08/brittney-griner-released-russia-after-prisoner-swap-viktor-bout/10857599002/
Clinching scenarios for NFL playoff picture: Which teams can lock up postseason spot in Week 14?

Clinching scenarios for NFL playoff picture: Which teams can lock up postseason spot in Week 14?

09/12/2022, USA, Multi Sports, USA Publications, Article # 30969132

In Week 14, the Vikings (NFC North) and Chiefs (AFC West) can clinch division titles, while the Eagles can lock up a playoff berth.

      


https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nfl/2022/12/07/nfl-clinching-scenarios-week-14-playoff-picture/10853403002/
Sports world reacts to Brittney Griner's release from Russian prison: 'BG is FREE!!!'

Sports world reacts to Brittney Griner's release from Russian prison: 'BG is FREE!!!'

09/12/2022, USA, Multi Sports, USA Publications, Article # 30969130

Tennis legend Billie Jean King, WNBA star Breanna Stewart, Baylor classmate Robert Griffin III among many heralding news Griner is coming home.

     


https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/2022/12/08/brittney-griner-reaction-sports-stars-express-joy-social-medai/10857642002/
Source: WMU hires Lance Taylor as next football coach; he's a Saban disciple

Source: WMU hires Lance Taylor as next football coach; he's a Saban disciple

09/12/2022, USA, Multi Sports, USA Publications, Article # 30969135

Taylor receives a five-year contract. Financial terms aren't yet known. His predecessor, Tim Lester, made just over $800,000 a year.

      


https://www.detroitnews.com/story/sports/college/2022/12/08/source-wmu-hires-lance-taylor-as-next-football-coach-hes-a-saban-disciple/69711565007/
Upsets? Rematches? How a 12-team College Football Playoff would go in 2022

Upsets? Rematches? How a 12-team College Football Playoff would go in 2022

09/12/2022, USA, Multi Sports, USA Publications, Article # 30969134

Round-by-round predictions of how the expanded 12-team College Football Playoff would shake out this season.

      


https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/ncaaf/2022/12/08/predictions-12-team-college-football-playoffs-2022-georgia-rules/10857643002/
Baker Mayfield joining Los Angeles Rams could avert NFL scheduling disaster | Opinion

Baker Mayfield joining Los Angeles Rams could avert NFL scheduling disaster | Opinion

09/12/2022, USA, Multi Sports, USA Publications, Article # 30969121

The 3-9 Rams, who will be force-fed to NFL viewers over the next four weeks, now have QB Baker Mayfield, a potential gift to NFL schedule makers.

      


https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nfl/columnist/nate-davis/2022/12/08/baker-mayfield-rams-could-avert-nfl-schedule-disaster/10850938002/
Upsets? Rematches? How a 12-team College Football Playoff would go in 2022

Upsets? Rematches? How a 12-team College Football Playoff would go in 2022

09/12/2022, USA, Multi Sports, USA Publications, Article # 30969104

Round-by-round predictions of how the expanded 12-team College Football Playoff would shake out this season.

     


https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/ncaaf/2022/12/08/predictions-12-team-college-football-playoffs-2022-georgia-rules/10857643002/
Brittney Griner timeline: Detailed look at WNBA star's conviction, appeal and release in Russia

Brittney Griner timeline: Detailed look at WNBA star's conviction, appeal and release in Russia

09/12/2022, USA, Multi Sports, USA Publications, Article # 30969131

Timeline of events as Brittney Griner was detained, convicted and recently released from Russian custody in a prisoner swap for Viktor Bout.

     


https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/wnba/mercury/2022/07/20/brittney-griner-timeline-russia-detainment-trial/10061213002/
Brittney Griner released as part of prisoner swap between US, Russia for Viktor Bout

Brittney Griner released as part of prisoner swap between US, Russia for Viktor Bout

09/12/2022, USA, Multi Sports, USA Publications, Article # 30969103

President Biden says Brittney Griner is safe in the United States after being released from a Russian penal colony.

     


https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/2022/12/08/brittney-griner-released-russia-after-prisoner-swap-viktor-bout/10857599002/
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