BC-NC–North Carolina Sports Digest, NC

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— CAR–NASCAR-ALMIROLA, from KANSAS CITY, Kan. — NASCAR driver Aric Almirola has been released from the University of Kansas Medical Center a day after fracturing a vertebra during a fiery wreck at Kansas Speedway. SENT: 120 words.

— FBN–BILLS-SCHOEN, from ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — The Buffalo Bills have hired Miami Dolphins player personnel director Joe Schoen to be their assistant general manager. SENT: 130 words.


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