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Images posted of Julian Edelman-Stephon Gilmore scuffle

The New England Patriots are coming off a Super Bowl win, but that doesn’t mean their intensity level in training camp has changed. To wit, two of their players were throwing out of practice Tuesday for fighting.Julian Edelman and Stephon Gilmore were tossed from practice after fighting near the end zone following an incomplete pass during team drills. Edelman apparently felt that...
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August 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Ray Lewis shares some advice for Colin Kaepernick

Ray Lewis has a message for Colin Kaepernick: keep to football on the football field.Lewis’ message for Kaepernick comes at a time when the Baltimore Ravens are mulling the possibility of signing the free agent quarterback. Lewis played for the franchise from 1996-2012 and is still involved with the club. He praised Kaepernick for what he’s stood up for and what he’s done, but advised...
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August 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Joe Ingles wants Andrew Bogut on Jazz

Joe Ingles is summoning his countryman to The Beehive State.The Utah Jazz forward made the case on Tuesday for free agent center Andrew Bogut to sign with the team.“I would love for him to come over to Utah,” Ingles said to the Australian Associated Press. “He’s got a connection there already and if they want to take him I’ll happily have him.”Ingles and Bogut have, of course, been...
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August 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Pats had some ‘construction’ to do to make room for fifth Super Bowl banner

The New England Patriots have won so many Super Bowls since they built their new stadium that they have literally run out of room for the banners.In an appearance on SiriusXM NFL Radio Monday, Patriots owner Robert Kraft said Gillette Stadium has undergone some changes during the offseason just to make room for championship banner No. 5.“We had a high-class problem because we had...
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August 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Gallinari apologizes after injuring hand punching opponent

Danilo Gallinari will miss the remainder of the Eurobasket tournament after he injured his hand over the weekend, and the Los Angeles Clippers forward has since apologized for the way the injury occurred.Gallinari, who was playing for the Italian national team, hurt his right thumb when he punched an opposing player on Sunday. The 28-year-old spoke with La Gazzetta dello Sport and...
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August 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Bill O’Brien has extremely high praise for DeShaun Watson

All indications are that the Houston Texans have been very pleased with their decision to move up to select DeShaun Watson at No. 12 overall in the NFL Draft, and head coach Bill O’Brien has provided further evidence of that.While speaking to reporters from training camp on Tuesday, O’Brien offered very high praise for Watson and the progress he has made. O’Brien is a hard-nosed...
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August 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Jordan responds to LaVar Ball's outrageous 1-on-1 claim

Michael Jordan has probably faced a lot of questions about LaVar Ball since the infamous basketball dad become one of America’s favorite heels, and His Airness is finally ready to address one of Ball’s most ridiculous claims to date.At an event in California on Monday, Jordan was asked to respond to Ball saying he could “kill” M.J. in a game of one-on-one back in the day.“You’ve...
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August 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Anthony no longer willing to waive no-trade clause for Cavs

The New York Knicks are still open to trading Carmelo Anthony, but moving a player is no easy task when you’re only negotiating with one other team.Earlier in the offseason, reports claimed Anthony would be willing to waive his no-trade clause for either the Cleveland Cavaliers or Houston Rockets. According to Marc Berman of the New York Post, that has since changed with all the...
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August 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Kelvin Benjamin down to 243 pounds from 'about 270'

Kelvin Benjamin has been battling conditioning issues throughout the offseason, and now we have an idea of just how overweight he was prior to organized team activities.Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera said Tuesday that Benjamin entered training camp weighing 243 pounds. That may sound like a lot, but the 6-foot-5 receiver weighed 240 at the NFL Scouting Combine in 2014. And...
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August 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Chancellor signs three-year, $36M extension with Seahawks

Kam Chancellor expressed confidence on Monday that he would soon be able to reach a deal with the Seattle Seahawks on a long-term contract extension. Apparently, what he meant by soon was within the next 24 hours.Josina Anderson of ESPN.com reports that Chancellor has agreed to a three-year, $36 million extension with Seattle. The $12 million average annual places Chancellor among...
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August 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Red Sox exec compares Yankees to Warriors after trade deadline

The rivalry between the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees isn’t what it used to be, but there’s a chance it could be rekindled as they fight for first in the AL East. And if the two teams keep comparing each other to the Golden State Warriors, that might help nudge things in the right direction.After the Yankees pulled off a trade for starting pitcher Sonny Gray on Monday, Red...
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August 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Kaepernick breaks back into top 50 of NFL merchandise sales

Colin Kaepernick currently has no affiliation with an NFL team, but that isn’t stopping fans from buying merchandise with the quarterback’s name on it.Peter Schrager reported on “Good Morning Football” Tuesday that Kaepernick ranked 39th on the NFLPA’s latest official merchandise top 50 list. Kaepernick had not made the list since he was 16th in April 2016, and he is the only player...
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August 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Morris Claiborne: I would keep playing if doctors said I could die

New York Jets rookie Jamal Adams made some alarming comments on Monday when he said he believes the football field would be the perfect place to die, but he is clearly not alone in that line of thinking.Morris Claiborne, a veteran defensive back who signed with the Jets this offseason, discussed the risk of CTE and head injuries with Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News. Not only...
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August 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Frank Gore frustrated over Colts’ regression

Two consecutive .500 seasons have left Frank Gore frustrated over the regression of the Colts since he signed with them in 2015.The Colts finished 11-5 each season from 2012 through 2014 and made the playoffs each year. They had one of the NFL’s top young quarterbacks in Andrew Luck and looked set for a string of postseason appearances reminiscent of when Peyton Manning was there...
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July 31, 2017  |  Discuss

Derek Carr to have jersey retired by Fresno St.

Derek Carr will be receiving the ultimate honor from his alma mater.Fresno St. announced Monday that Carr’s jersey will be retired during a ceremony at halftime of the team’s Sept. 2 home opener against Incarnate Word. That game will also mark the first under new head coach Jeff Teford.Carr is extremely deserving of the honor, which is actually coming quickly considering he was the...
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July 31, 2017  |  Discuss

Dana White: Ronda Rousey will ‘probably’ retire

Ronda Rousey’s last fight came in December 2016 and that may very well be the last one of her mixed martial arts career.Rousey began her career in 2011 and won her first 12 fights as a professional before suffering a defeat to Holly Holm in 2015. During that time, she captured the UFC Women’s Bantamweight title and became a worldwide star.Rousey followed the loss to Holm with another...
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July 31, 2017  |  Discuss

Brandon Kintzler was on safari when he found out he had been traded

Nationals fans are quickly discovering the quirks of their newest reliever.In an appearance Monday on MLB Network Radio, Brandon Kintzler said that he was on a safari in San Diego when he found out that he had been traded to Washington by the Minnesota Twins.“I was in the middle of feeding a rhino and a giraffe,” Kintzler quipped. “Then I found out that I was going to the Nats. I...
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July 31, 2017  |  Discuss

Melvin Ingram: Joey Bosa and I are best duo in NFL

The Los Angeles Chargers will have one of the better pass-rushing combos in the league this season. Melvin Ingram knows all about it, and he actually thinks he’s part of a duo that’s the best in the NFL.Ingram said Monday that he believes he and Joey Bosa are the “best duo” in the league, according to NFL Media’s Gregg Rosenthal. Ingram was a first-round pick by the Chargers in 2012...
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July 31, 2017  |  Discuss

Yu Darvish does not anticipate returning to Rangers in free agency

Yu Darvish believes his Texas Rangers chapter is officially closed for good.Speaking with reporters after he was traded by the Texas Rangers to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday, Darvish said that he does not see himself returning to Texas in free agency, per local sportswriter Sean Shapiro. The ace righty did provide a more in-depth follow-up answer however, saying it was “hard...
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July 31, 2017  |  Discuss

Top-ranked prospect RJ Barrett reclassifies to 2018, reveals list of schools in pursuit

RJ Barrett’s arrival on the college basketball scene is coming a year early.In a blog post for USA TODAY on Monday, Barrett, the No. 1 prospect for the class of 2019, announced that he has decided to reclassify to 2018. He also listed Arizona, Duke, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Oregon, Texas and UCLA as the schools “showing the most interest” and mentioned Illinois, Indiana, Michigan...
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July 31, 2017  |  Discuss

Five biggest deals of the 2017 MLB trade deadline

A good trade at the MLB trade deadline can turn a good team into a World Series winner. There is, after all, a long history of teams swinging deadline deals for pieces that helped them win a World Series; the Cubs added Aroldis Chapman, the Royals grabbed Ben Zobrist, and so on.One of these deals could certainly put someone over the top and help them to a championship.Here are the...
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July 31, 2017  |  Discuss

David Harris felt ‘blindsided’ by Jets release

After spending his entire 10-season career with the New York Jets, linebacker David Harris was surprisingly released by the team last month, and it was a move that definitely didn’t sit well with him.In an appearance Monday on SiriusXM NFL Radio, Harris said that he felt “blindsided” by his release and mentioned the “disrespect” of the situation. The 33-year-old Harris was his usual...
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July 31, 2017  |  Discuss

Chris Petersen shares video of new Washington locker room

The Washington Huskies appear to be back as a powerhouse program in college football, and now they have the locker room to match.Huskies head coach Chris Petersen shared a video on Twitter Monday of the team’s new locker room. You can see the excitement from the players upon entering: Washington went 12-2 last season and reached the CFB Playoff before losing to eventual national...
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July 31, 2017  |  Discuss

Markelle Fultz gets shaded on Twitter by Atlanta sports station

Markelle Fultz is feeling the heat even before his first career game in the NBA.The Philadelphia 76ers rookie threw out the first pitch at Citizens Bank Park on Monday ahead of the Philadelphia Phillies-Atlanta Braves game and got some major shade tossed his way in a tweet by the Braves’ FOX Sports station. Fultz saw an early end to his Summer League campaign earlier this month thanks...
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July 31, 2017  |  Discuss

Raiders rookie Gareon Conley avoids rape charges

The Oakland Raiders’ faith in Gareon Conley apparently has paid off.Conley will avoid charges after a grand jury investigated allegations that he raped a woman a few weeks before the NFL draft in April. NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport shared the news, which was provided to him by the Raiders cornerback’s attorney. The Cuyahoga County prosecutor also shared the information about the decision...
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July 31, 2017  |  Discuss
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