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1 week total? No, that's just D.A.'s version

The murder trial of Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis and two other defendants could drag on for several weeks despite the judge's efforts to speed it along.

Fulton County Superior Court Judge Alice D. Bonner expressed frustration Friday at the expected length of the case. Earlier, Bonner told lawyers that the trial should last no more than a week.

District Attorney Paul Howard said it will take at least a week for the state to present its version of the fight that left two men fatally stabbed after a Super Bowl party Jan. 31.

Defense attorneys have complained about the time the district attorney expects to take.

The court finished qualifying the jury pool Friday, and the final jury will be selected Monday. Opening statements and testimony will begin Tuesday, Howard said.

Steelers lose cash, draft pick

NEW YORK _ The Steelers were fined $150,000 by the NFL and told to pay retired offensive lineman Will Wolford for a salary-cap violation the team brought to the attention of the NFL.

In a settlement, the Steelers also will lose their third-round choice in next year's draft.

The penalties were part of a case that's been pending since June, when the Steelers informed the league that they made an undisclosed commitment to Wolford without including it in his contract.

Chmura moves for dismissal

WAUKESHA, Wis. _ An attorney for Mark Chmura wants a judge to dismiss a charge that the Green Bay Packers tight end sexually assaulted a 17-year-old girl at a prom party.

The charge should be dismissed because the complaint is flawed, violating Chmura's right to due process, according to the motion filed by Bridget Boyle in Waukesha County Circuit Court.

Right guard Marco Rivera, meanwhile, was arrested early Friday on suspicion of drunken driving.

BRONCOS: The team signed free-agent center Jason Johnson.

JAGUARS: Erik Olson became the sixth of 11 draft choices to sign. Terms were not disclosed.

SCHLICHTER UPDATE: Former quarterback Art Schlichter was ordered back to Indiana to face money laundering charges, a day after he was arrested in Akron, Ohio.

SEAHAWKS: Fullback Reggie Brown was re-signed to a multiyear deal.

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