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Sen'Derrick Marks confident he'll be ready by Jags opener

Sen'Derrick Marks started training camp on the Jaguars' physically unable to perform list, but the defensive tackle said Friday he believes he'll be ready to go in time for the Sept. 13 season opener.“That’s my target,” Marks said, via the Florida Times-Union.Marks tore his ACL in Jacksonville's season-ending loss to Houston Dec. 29 and isn't ready yet to return to practice...
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Mariners expected to call up Marte, Montero

On Thursday, the Seattle Mariners optioned infielder Chris Taylor to Triple-A Tacoma. Though no corresponding roster move was announced in the wake of that decision, Greg Johns of MLB.com wrote that the club was expected to promote 21-year-old Ketel Marte, one of the gems of the Mariner farm system, as well as Jesus Montero. Trading Dustin Ackley to the New York Yankees on Thursday...
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Ravens' Suggs down to 'good fighting weight'

Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs caused a little bit of a stir when he showed up to the team's mandatory minicamp last month packing on a few extra pounds. While Suggs isn't at his playing weight just yet, he showed up to training camp looking much trimmer and was able to pass his conditioning test handily on the first try. "We shed some – a lot,” Suggs said when asked about...
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NFC executive: Green Bay Packers should be concerned about lack of height at CB

The Green Bay Packers don't have the tallest crop of cornerbacks in the league. In fact, more than half of them are under 6-feet tall. Interesting, since Bob McGinn of the Journal Sentinel points out that the team has typically avoids shorter corners. In the first and second rounds of this year's draft, the Packers selected two cornerbacks listed at 5-foot-11 on the team's website...
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Watch: Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry only needs one hand on jugs machine

Jarvis Landry and Odell Beckham Jr. broke into the NFL last year in a big way, with both making huge impacts with their respective teams. Beckham Jr. burst onto the scene with "the catch," while Landry was consistently making plays for the Miami Dolphins. Both also went to LSU where they made up arguably the nation's best wide receiver group.While Beckham Jr. get all the attention...
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Missing father of golfer Billy Hurley III found safe in Texas

  Police have located the father of PGA Tour player Billy Hurley III after he went missing for nearly two weeks. Police in Leesburg, Virginia say 61-year-old Willard Hurley Jr. was located Friday in Texas. The elder Hurley was unharmed and told police he had simply been traveling. Police say he didn't explain why he left his home without informing his family. His son broke down...
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Spain's women's national team appoints Jorge Vilda as new coach

MADRID - Spain's national women's soccer team has a new coach for the first time in 27 years after Jorge Vilda was hired to replace Ignacio Quereda, who had been in charge since 1988. Vilda, who was appointed Thursday, said he was ''very motivated and eager to begin working'' with the squad. Quereda led the team to its first World Cup this year, but Spain only managed one point from...
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So we're just supposed to trust the Cardinals?

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Missing father of golfer Billy Hurley found safe in Texas

GAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) Police have located the father of PGA Tour player Billy Hurley III after he went missing for nearly two weeks. Police in Leesburg, Virginia say 61-year-old Willard Hurley Jr. was located Friday in Texas. The elder Hurley was unharmed and told police he had simply been traveling. Police say he didn't explain why he left his home without informing his family...
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Blue Jays stay aggressive, reach deal to acquire Revere from Phillies

The Toronto Blue Jays a deal in place to acquire center fielder Ben Revere from the Philadelphia Phillies, FOX Sports Insider Ken Rosenthal confirms. Revere, 27, is hitting .298/.334/.374 with a homer, 26 RBI and 24 stolen bases in 96 games. Already this week, the aggressive Blue Jays have acquired ace left-hander David Price, shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and reliever Mark Lowe.
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NFLPA, league seek quick resolution to Tom Brady case

NEW YORK -- The NFL and the players' union say they want a New York judge to resolve their dispute over Tom Brady's suspension by Sept. 4. The league and union filed a joint letter in U.S. District Court on Friday proposing a ruling by that date in Brady's lawsuit against the league seeking to have his four-game suspension overturned. The union did not seek a court order on Friday...
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Dominant Dallas Keuchel helps Astros climb atop the AL West

HOUSTON (AP) Dallas Keuchel had scarcely more than a five o'clock shadow when he made his major league debut in 2012. Houston's ace has since turned his beard into one of the more recognizable in sports, rivaling that of Houston Rockets star James Harden in an unusual one-two punch for this city. Like his beard, Keuchel's popularity has grown, too, as he has helped the long-suffering...
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Watch: Dangerous Romo to Dez practice play has Garrett issuing warning

Tony Romo and Dez Bryant couldn't be happier to be reunited at training camp. During spring practices, Romo missed throwing the ball up for his "X" wide receiver and watching Bryant throw up "the X". In the Cowboys' first practice of training camp, the duo got the connection rekindled early on. As you can hear at the end, head coach Jason Garrett wasn't too pleased with this play...
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Former White Sox pitcher Billy Pierce dies at 88

CHICAGO (AP) Billy Pierce, a seven-time All-Star pitcher who played in two World Series and retired after spending most of his 18 years in the majors with the Chicago White Sox, has died at the age of 88. His family and the White Sox said Pierce died Friday after a battle with gall bladder cancer. The left-hander played for Chicago from 1949 to 1961, starting three All-Star games...
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USC's Su'a Cravens wants black alternate uniforms

Burbank, Calif. -- USC coach Steve Sarkisian is a fan of tradition.When asked about alternate uniforms, Sark said he wouldn't be opposed to it, but expect the Trojans to wear their traditional Cardinal and Gold uniforms in 2015.The subject, however, is a whole other matter for the kids.Su'a Cravens told reporters at Pac-12 Media Days that he's a fan of the shiny helmets USC debuted...
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Ravens Jimmy Smith wants place among top NFL cornerbacks

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) Jimmy Smith is healthy, very wealthy and ready to take on all NFL quarterbacks who dare throw to his side of the field. After missing the final eight games of the 2014 season with a foot injury that required surgery, Smith signed a four-year, $48 million contract with the Baltimore Ravens in April. The deal, which includes $21 million in guaranteed money,...
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Rays trade reliever Jepsen to Twins for two minor league pitchers

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins have acquired right-handed reliever Kevin Jepsen from the Tampa Bay Rays for two minor league pitching prospects. The Twins announced the trade on Friday, not long before the deadline to make trades without waivers. The Twins were in search of some help for their struggling bullpen, and Jepsen should step in to help in a setup role for All...
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LaMichael James could revive career with Miami Dolphins

LaMichael James was a stud running back and offensive weapon while with the Oregon Ducks, but the same can't be said about his stint in the NFL thus far. A second-round pick in 2012, James failed to make any kind of impact. He was hyped as a mismatch for defenders, but his talent hasn't translated to the NFL.In three seasons, James has tallied just 238 yards from scrimmage. By comparison...
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IndyCar: Ganassi, Vasser open to Zanardi Indy 500 deal

Alex Zanardi's latest mention of wanting to compete at the 100th Indy 500 in 2016 has caught the attention of the Italian's many fans, and the two team owners who could make it happen. The two-time CART IndyCar champion has remained active in the sport after losing both legs 14 years ago in a crash, and with the timing of the CART/IRL split and his departure to Formula One, opportunities...
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PHOTOS: Chris Paul and his wife post Instagrams from South Africa

Chris Paul is currently in South Africa for the NBA's event, which will include a game played Saturday morning at 9 a.m. ET, broadcast on ESPN.Clearly, Paul (and the rest of the players in the game, which includes Nikola Vucevic, Luol Deng and others) is there for more than just basketball. Sight-seeing is a must. It's not like he's just in South Africa everyday.He and his wife have...
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Redskins CB Bashaud Breeland suspended for 1 game by NFL

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) Washington Redskins second-year cornerback Bashaud Breeland has been suspended for one game without pay by the NFL for violating the league's substance-abuse policy. Breeland will miss the Redskins' first regular-season game, at home against the Miami Dolphins on Sept. 13, the league said Friday. The announcement comes nearly a full year after Breeland was cited...
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Michael Jordan or Kobe Bryant? Former NBA player Gilbert Arenas debates

It is a discussion that will literally never go away. Our species can be on the last spaceship off of Earth to a new planet where we'll restart civilization, and one of the space-refugees will inevitably turn to another and make small talk with one question: "So, who you got? Michael Jordan or Kobe Bryant?"Some get frustrated by the unending debate, but it's all in good fun. Different...
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Chiefs veterans return to Missouri Western for training camp

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson and defensive tackle Mike DeVito, both coming back from season-ending injuries, were among the veterans reporting to training camp Friday. This is generally a loathsome period for veterans, with insufferable practices in heat often topping triple digits. But Johnson and DeVito wore broad grins on their faces as they ambled up...
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Nationals' Zimmerman: Respect soaring for reliever Storen

Drew Storen may have lost his job as closer with the Washington Nationals, but he continues to pile up points inside the team's clubhouse. Storen has made two appearances since the acquisition of Jonathan Papelbon cost him his job as closer and turned in a pair of dazzling performances. Storen struck out four of the six batters he faced and threw 17 of 19 pitches for strikes in back...
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Players' union, league seek quick resolution to Brady case

NEW YORK (AP) The NFL and the players' union say they want a New York judge to resolve their dispute over Tom Brady's suspension by Sept. 4. The league and union filed a joint letter in U.S. District Court on Friday proposing a ruling by that date in Brady's lawsuit against the league seeking to have his four-game suspension overturned. The union did not seek a court order on Friday...
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