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• NFL: The Denver Post reported Tuesday night that former Broncos coach Mike Shanahan reached a deal to become coach of the Redskins. The newspaper said Shanahan will receive a five-year deal from the Redskins, who fired Jim Zorn following a 4-12 season. ... New Browns president Mike Holmgren will meet with Eric Mangini on Wednesday to discuss the coach's future. ... Majestic Realty Co., which is behind a plan to lure the NFL back to Los Angeles, said the Jaguars and Bills are the first teams it will try to relocate. The company is still targeting at least seven franchises for a new stadium some 25 miles east of Los Angeles. ... Texans linebacker Brian Cushing was voted NFL defensive...