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'I DIDN'T SAY THAT,' SAYS RUSSIAN P.M.
Reports earlier this week that Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev favoured the creation of a new gambling area in Sochi, scene of next year's Winter Olympics, have now been denied.
The RIA Novosty new agency reports a spokeswoman for Medvedev said Thursday that there has been no proposal to turn Sochi into a gambling zone.
The prime minister did not put forward the idea of creating a gambling zone in Sochi. The idea was suggested by a member of the banking community, spokeswoman Natalya Timakova said.
AP source: Jets, Ivory agree to 3-year deal
The deal Saturday comes after Tom Brady betting odds to win Poker Madden Betting Pandemonia the Jets traded a fourth-round draft pick to the New Orleans Saints on Friday night. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the team hadn't announced the contract.
NFL Network first reported the contract.
Ivory has a shot at being the Jets' starter in a backfield that includes Bilal Powell, Joe McKnight and recently signed Mike Goodson.
Ivory, undrafted out of Tiffin in 2010, rushed for 217 yards and two TDs on 40 carries last year. He was stuck on the Saints' depth chart behind Mark Ingram, Pierre Thomas and Darren Sproles.
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