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Glazer: Eagles trade QB Barkley to Cardinals for draft pick

The Philadelphia Eagles may have solved their No. 3 quarterback question. FOX NFL Insider Jay Glazer reports the Eagles traded backup quarterback Matt Barkley to the Arizona Cardinals on Friday. Philly will receive a conditional draft pick in exchange. Barkley being moved paves the way for Tim Tebow to make the final 53-man roster. Tebow and Barkley had been battling to be the No...
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Gator alum does crazy Frisbee trick shots at the Swamp

Frisbee trick shot guru player Brodie Smith recently returned to his alma mater, Florida, to show off his impressive skills. Smith managed to execute trick shots all over Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in honor of #CollegeColors day. From draining his Frisbee into a basketball hoop from across the stadium to throwing one over his head backwards into a hoop, Smith puts on a prolific performance.
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Royal Posse wins $100,000 Evan Shipman at Saratoga

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) Royal Posse won the $100,000 Evan Shipman at Saratoga Race Course on Friday, dueling with Saratoga Snacks through the stretch before getting his nose down at the wire. This was the 23rd lifetime start but first in a stakes for Royal Posse. The 4-year-old was making his third start, all at Saratoga, since being claimed by trainer Rudy Rodriguez in May...
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Venus Williams moves closer to possible matchup with Serena

NEW YORK (AP) All in one fell swoop, Venus Williams eliminated one of the only two women who beat her younger sister this season and moved closer to a possible U.S. Open quarterfinal showdown against Serena. Gathering herself after a mid-match dip in play Friday, Venus reeled off the last five games and beat 12th-seeded Belinda Bencic of Switzerland 6-3, 6-4 to reach the fourth...
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Lightning goalie Vasilevskiy out 2-3 months after surgery

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Tampa Bay Lightning backup goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy could be sidelined up to three months after undergoing surgery to remove a blood clot from near his left collarbone. Team vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman said Friday that the 21-year-old Russian was treated for a type of Vascular Thoracic Outlet Syndrome and is expected to make a full recovery...
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Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle is a licensed pilot

Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle has an impressive list of skills to his name.  The first, of course, is his basketball coaching prowess. But Carlisle is also a pretty impressive pianist, and now, he's also a licensed pilot. Here's more form Tim MacMahon's profile of Carlisle for ESPN: "And Carlisle is now a licensed pilot on the brink of achieving his instrument rating...
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49ers cut DL Darnell Dockett, 5 others

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) The San Francisco 49ers have released defensive lineman Darnell Dockett and five other players. The 49ers also released linebacker Philip Wheeler, safety Craig Dahl, offensive linemen Joe Looney and Patrick Miller, and receiver Issac Blakeney on Friday to leave 69 players on the roster. San Francisco needs to cut down to 53 by Saturday. Dockett was one of...
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Bills RBs LeSean McCoy, Karlos Williams return to practice

As the regular season approaches, the Buffalo Bills are slowly but surely getting healthier on offense. The running back position in particular has been hit hard by injuries in training camp, but it appears as though the team will have enough backs healthy in time for Week 1.Both LeSean McCoy and Karlos Williams returned to practice on Friday, which is a good sign for both players...
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Bethune-Cookman Wildcats at Miami Hurricanes game preview

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) -- A year ago, Miami fans were wondering if Brad Kaaya was good enough. Those questions were answered. Kaaya showed up last summer, went through training camp, was a surprise winner of the starting job and threw 26 touchdown passes. Now with a full year of preparation -- spring ball, individual work, a second training camp -- to draw upon the expectations...
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Source: Arizona's Wright likely to have more knee tests over weekend

While preliminary reports indicate that he didn't sustain a major injury, Arizona's star LB Scooby Wright is expected to have further evaluation on his knee done this weekend, a source told FOX Sports Friday afternoon.   The 6-1, 250-pound junior -- the reigning Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year -- led the 'Cats in total tackles (163), tackles for loss (29), sacks (14) and...
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Darnell Dockett cut by 49ers

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The San Francisco 49ers have released defensive lineman Darnell Dockett and five other players. The 49ers also released linebacker Philip Wheeler, safety Craig Dahl, offensive linemen Joe Looney and Patrick Miller, and receiver Issac Blakeney on Friday to leave 69 players on the roster. San Francisco needs to cut down to 53 by Saturday. Dockett was one of the...
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Deutsche Bank: Day, Spieth rolling in opposite directions at TPC Boston

  Luke Donald took a big step toward advancing to the next FedEx Cup playoff event in Chicago. Jason Day took a small step toward No. 1 in the world. As for Jordan Spieth? He took another step in the wrong direction. Donald advanced to the second playoff event at the Deutsche Bank Championship, and then he managed blustery conditions at the TPC Boston on Friday for a 4-under 67...
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Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Valerie Letourneau title fight joins UFC 193

Strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will defend her title at UFC 193 against Canadian contender Valerie Letourneau in the new co-main event joining Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm in Melbourne, Australia. Jedrzejczyk was expected to co-main event at UFC 195 alongside Rousey on Jan. 2, but when injuries necessitated Rousey shifting her fight to November, the promotion followed suit...
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Union-Earthquakes Preview

The San Jose Earthquakes have a chance to make history in their next game but might have a sparse corps of midfielders in that bid. They'll face a Philadelphia Union team missing one of its top playmakers Saturday night. The Earthquakes (11-10-5) became just the league's third team to register four consecutive shutout victories after a 1-0 win over Los Angeles on Aug. 28. They also...
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Why Greg Monroe fits in Milwaukee's system

The Milwaukee Bucks made one of the biggest free agent splashes this offseason when they signed former Detroit Pistons big man Greg Monroe. While Monroe doesn't bring a great defensive reputation with him to Milwaukee, there's reason to believe the pairing is a perfect fit on both ends of the court. Here's Matt Moore at CBS Sports with more:  "This can work, especially when you...
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Coaching staff pleased with Isaiah Pead's development

Since being selected in the second round of the 2012 NFL Draft, Isaiah Pead has yet to live up to any expectations. He's logged just 17 carries for 75 yards in limited playing time over two seasons, and missed all of 2014 with a torn ACL. Entering 2015, it may be the right place, right time for the former Cincinnati standout.Pead got his chance to play in the Rams final preseason...
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Report: Bucs release defensive end Da'Quan Bowers

It seems as though Da'Quan Bowers' time with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers has come to an end. While the team chose to bring back Bowers on a one-year deal this offseason and move him over to defensive tackle, things apparently just didn't work out. According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, the Bucs have waived Bowers. It's not a massive surprise, but Bowers at least put forth a strong...
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Kicker Kyle Brindza's big leg sends Connor Barth packing

When the Tampa Bay Buccaneers brought in kicker Kyle Brindza in a trade that sent tight end Tim Wright to the Detroit Lions, they were looking for competition. In one single preseason game, they got just that. Not only did Brindza hit field goals of 57 and 55 yards, but it took less than 24 hours for the team to part ways with K Connor Barth afterwards, according to Ian Rapoport...
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Report: WR Kenny Bell headed to the injured reserve

While wide receiver Kenny Bell may have been drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the fifth-round, he came in with plenty of hype. Unfortunately, though, it seems as if his 2015 season may already be in the books. According to JoeBucsFan.com, Tampa Bay Times beat writer Rick Stroud spoke on WDAE-AM 620, where he mentioned that the former Nebraska wide receiver is going to be headed...
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Andy Reid, Jeremy Maclin heap praise on Nick Foles' potential

Andy Reid and Jeremy Maclin are very familiar with Nick Foles.  Reid coached Foles in Philadelphia during the 2012 season, while Maclin was catching passes from the signal caller for three seasons. Both are big believers in Foles' abilities. “You are asking one of Nick Foles’ biggest fans,” Reid said, via StLouisRams.com. “He is smart, he has good accuracy, and he is a...
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Weighty issue: Penguins' Kessel drops 13 pounds

Phil Kessel has his fair share of critics, but the Pittsburgh Penguins' offseason acquisition may have done a nice job silencing some of them with a strong work ethic this summer. Kessel has been an active participant in Gary Roberts' High Performance Training sessions, and the results were evident to see. The 27-year-old shed 13 pounds off his frame, TSN's Darren Dreger reported...
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LA Kings High School Hockey League to begin play on Sept. 26

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49ers decide to cut ties with Darnell Dockett

The San Francisco 49ers have released defensive lineman Darnell Dockett and five other players. The 49ers also released linebacker Philip Wheeler, safety Craig Dahl, offensive linemen Joe Looney and Patrick Miller, and receiver Issac Blakeney on Friday to leave 69 players on the roster. San Francisco needs to cut down to 53 by Saturday. Dockett was one of the more prominent free...
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WATCH: Tavon Austin reverses field, makes Chiefs defenders look silly

The Rams have been high on Tavon Austin all preseason long. And so far, Austin has lived up to the preseason talk. In the team's final preseason game, Austin took a screen pass from Nick Foles, then reversed field and essentially juked out the entire Chiefs defense. If the Rams plan to get Austin the ball in space come fall, expect more regular highlights from the speedy playmaker...
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Jets OT Ferguson speaks out on Brady ruling: 'Justice was served'

Following the New York Jets' victory on Thursday night, several players were silent with regards to Tom Brady's overturned suspension. Antonio Cromartie, for one, was only interested in answering questions that pertained to the Jets or the Browns -- their Week 1 opponent.On Friday, one Jets veteran broke the silence and spoke out on the situation."He fought for his rights, and justice...
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