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Jaguars WR Lee ruled out against Colts

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Marqise Lee won't play in Sunday's home opener against Indianapolis. The team ruled Lee out Thursday, a day after he left practice with tightness in his right hamstring. It's the latest setback for the team's banged-up receiving corps. Cecil Shorts III (hamstring) and Allen Hurns (ankle) also are on the injury...
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Solskjaer, Magath fail to last a year in England

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and Felix Magath arrived with strong reputations for their first shot at management in English football last season. Neither of them lasted nine months. On Thursday, Solskjaer quit as Cardiff manager citing a ''difference in philosophy'' with the team's owners, and Magath was fired by Fulham hours later to leave the London club searching for...
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Royal & Ancient Golf Club votes to admit women members

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) Royal & Ancient Golf Club votes to admit women members.
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Tigers-Royals Preview

With the season winding down, the Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals are ready to put it all on the line this weekend. Justin Verlander takes the mound opposite Jason Vargas as these AL Central rivals open a vital three-game set at Kauffman Stadium. The Tigers (84-68) enter Friday night's showdown one-half game ahead of the Royals (83-68) for first place. ''Nothing...
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Syracuse's Shafer upbeat after 2nd win

Two games into his second season at Syracuse, Scott Shafer likes the direction his Orange seem to be headed after a disappointing start. ''I thought that they definitely improved. They definitely upgraded their game,'' Shafer said of Saturday's 40-3 road victory over Central Michigan. ''I did see good strides.'' Those steps came after plenty of...
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With case going to grand jury, should Stewart be suspended?

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Suspended Vikings WR Simpson in more trouble

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) Suspended Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson is facing misdemeanor charges of driving on a limited driver's license, possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle and having an open bottle in a motor vehicle. Rick Hart, deputy police chief for the city of Bloomington, Minnesota, confirmed Thursday that Simpson was cited but not arrested July...
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Welcome to "Golden Age" of Sportswriting

"Golden Age".  It's a phrase you read, and hear, an awful lot these days.  You've probably heard plenty about the "Golden Age" of Television, tracing from Tony Soprano through Bunk and McNulty all the way through the "Ozymandias" episode of Breaking Bad that I'm still processing as we speak.  But it's not just television, it's...
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Live on FOX Sports 1: Tottenham visit Partizan in Europa League opener

Tottenham visit Partizan Belgrade in Europa League group opener.
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Wanderlei Silva's attorney: Commission shows 'lack of familiarity' with the rules

The upcoming Nevada Athletic Commission meeting on September 23 will see several top UFC fighters stand tall before the man including Wanderlei Silva, whose motion to dismiss his case finally be heard at the upcoming hearing. Silva's attorney Ross Goodman confirmed with FOX Sports that his client is on the docket for the upcoming meeting next week.  Goodman recently filed a...
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Britain to face US in 1st round of Davis Cup again

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) Britain will host the United States in a first-round rematch in next year's Davis Cup. Led by Andy Murray, Britain upset the Americans - playing without the injured John Isner - 3-1 last year in San Diego. The two sides were drawn on Thursday to face each other again in the World Group opening round from March 6-8. Britain is the home team and...
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Jon Stewart skewers Goodell: 'NFL doesn't know what the (expletive) they're doing'

When Jon Stewart gets someone or something in his crosshairs, he’s relentless.   The latest object of scorn for Stewart is the NFL in the midst of the league’s latest ongoing controversies. It seems like there’s a new one every day with allegations of domestic and child abuse putting the NFL in the spotlight for all of the wrong reasons. Stewart skewered the league last week...
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MLS: Chivas USA might not play in 2015, future remains in doubt

NEW YORK -- Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber says Chivas USA might not play in 2015 and perhaps longer, a decision that won't be made until a new owner takes over the team. Speaking Thursday after the launch of the league's new logo, Garber said he expects an agreement to acquire the team by the end of the season and ''once we get an ownership group in...
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UEFA lifts ban on Israeli teams hosting matches

NYON, Switzerland (AP) UEFA has lifted the ban on Israeli teams playing European matches at home that was imposed during the recent Israel-Hamas conflict. The UEFA decision on Thursday comes three weeks after the end of the latest Gaza war, the third in five years. It means Israeli teams can resume hosting 2016 European Championship qualifiers. The country has no teams left in European...
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Sabres rebuild after franchise record for losses

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) The Buffalo Sabres are eager to start fresh after one of the worst seasons in franchise history. The Sabres reported for training camp Thursday with new players after adding several veterans in free agency and drafting Sam Reinhart with the No. 2 pick. Coach Ted Nolan has brought in a new staff of assistants, and general manager Tim Murray has shuffled the hockey...
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F1: 'There are still a lot of aids they shouldn't have,' says Ecclestone

As day turned to night in the floodlit Singapore paddock, the big talking point was the FIA's radio clampdown. F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has claimed the credit. "I was the one who started it off, yes," he told reporters on Thursday. Earlier, in downtown Singapore, Mercedes duo Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg welcomed the move. "The drivers are all happy it&...
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Royals, Tigers ready for pivotal AL Central series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Alcides Escobar stood in front of his locker after hitting a home run that helped boost the Royals to a victory over the White Sox, and glanced at a TV screen hanging to his left. On it, the Twins were putting the finishing touches on a win over the Tigers. ''This is going to be a big series,'' Escobar said. The results Wednesday night allowed...
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Look between the lines: Handicapping NFL's Week 3 slate

James Hernandez has more than 15 years in the sports handicapping industry and will contribute weekly for FOXSports.com as our betting expert. Have comments or questions? Make sure to email him at jameshernandez1981@gmail.com. During the NFL season, I will attempt to guide you to the winner's circle more often than not. I consider a combination of statistical trends, my own personal...
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Game manager? Romo OK with that if Cowboys win

IRVING, Texas (AP) Tony Romo just had to get out of the way for the Dallas Cowboys to win for the first time this season. His three interceptions played a big role in a season-opening loss to San Francisco, and the difference a week later at Tennessee was the rushing attack led by DeMarco Murray. Romo has been called a lot of things in eight years as the starting quarterback in...
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Fantasy Football Week 3 Thursday Chat on Facebook

Throughout the 2014 NFL season, the FOXSports.com Fantasy team will be hosting multiple chats throughout the week to get you ready for your Fantasy Football matchups. Tuesday discussions will be run by Joel Beall at 3 PM EST, John Halpin will helm Thursday chats at 2 PM EST and the entire writing staff will be on hand Sunday mornings from 10 AM to kickoff for last minute preparations...
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Oaklawn offers purse bonuses to non-Lasix winners

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) Oaklawn Park will offer purse bonuses for horses that run and win without the diuretic furosemide during the 2015 spring meet. The program announced Thursday it will provide a 10 percent bonus to the winner's share of the purse for all horses that run and win without furosemide, commonly known as Lasix. The Lasix-free incentives will range from $1,080...
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Police: Cardinals RB Dwyer head-butted wife, broke her nose

PHOENIX -- Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife and broke her nose after she refused his sexual advances, and punched her in the face the next day, police said Thursday. The details surfaced in a law enforcement report a day after Dwyer was arrested on aggravated assault charges and deactivated from all team activities. He spent a night in jail and made...
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FIFA order officials to return watches or risk disciplinary action

NYON, Switzerland -- FIFA's ethics investigator ordered football officials on Thursday to return 65 luxury watches given as World Cup gifts or risk disciplinary action. The Brazilian federation distributed gift bags with the expensive watches at the pre-World Cup Congress, FIFA said in a statement. They were distributed to 28 executive committee members, an official with each...
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Has Mizzou found its next star defensive end in Shane Ray?

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Missouri defensive end Shane Ray turned to football to stay out of trouble. "My mom felt that I needed some structure," Ray said. "At the time, I was just trying to find a way to stay in school after high school." The national leader in tackles for losses, Ray grew up in a crime-riddled section of Kansas City. He lived with his mother, Sebrina...
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Magath out as Fulham manager

LONDON (AP) Fulham has fired Felix Magath as manager after the club's dreadful start to the second-tier League Championship following relegation from the English Premier League. Fulham is bottom of the standings on one point from seven games. Magath, the former Bayern Munich coach, was hired in February but could not stop Fulham slipping out of England's top division. Fulham...
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