Body near Patriot's home was athlete's
NFL • A man found dead in an industrial park about a mile from New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez's house was a semi-pro football player with connections to Hernandez, his family said Wednesday.
Ursula Ward said police told her the body was that of her son Odin Lloyd, who played for the Boston Bandits.
Hernandez attorney Michael Fee acknowledged media reports about the state police search of Hernandez's home as part of an investigation but said he and the player wouldn't have any comment on it.
Nadal seeded No. 5 at Wimbledon
Tennis • Fresh from winning his eighth French Open, Rafael Nadal is seeded only No. 5 at Wimbledon setting up the possibility of a quarterfinal match against title contenders Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic or Andy Murray.
The All England Club released the seedings Wednesday. The top five in the ATP rankings remain in their positions: Djokovic at No. 1, followed by Murray, Federer, David Ferrer and Nadal.
From wire reports