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Stafford Highest Paid Player in NFL

Matthew Stafford became the highest-paid player in NFL history with the five-year deal he has agreed to with the Detroit Lions. The deal will include an average annual value of $27 million. Sources: Stafford, Lions agree to

49ers Hire First Openly Gay NFL Coach

The San Francisco 49ers officially hired the team’s first female coach, the league’s second full time female assistant coach, and first openly gay coach in the NFL. Katie Sowers, 31, also played pro football for the Women’s