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So Why Did Manziel Flip The Bird? Redskins Safety Has The Answer

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Mo’ne Davis Makes The Cover Of ‘Sports Illustrated’

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Patriots Practice Attendance: Sebastian Vollmer Among Absent Players

FOXBORO, Mass. — The New England Patriots might be without their starting right tackle in Friday night’s preseason matchup with the Carolina Panthers. Sebastian Vollmer was absent for undisclosed reasons on Tuesday for the second consecutive Patriots practice. Running back Tyler Gaffney, tight end D.J. Williams and defensive tackles Chris Jones and Seavler Siliga were not spotted...
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Philippe Coutinho Recalled To Brazil Squad For Exhibitions In United States

Philippe Coutinho is coming back to America less than two months after his last stateside visit. Coutinho was recalled to Brazil’s national team for a pair of exhibition games that will take place in the United States in September. Brazil will face Colombia on September 5 in Miami and Ecuador on September 9 in New Jersey, and newly installed Brazil head coach Dunga selected the...
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Report: NFL Has Three Acts On Shortlist For Super Bowl Halftime Show

The NFL reportedly has its eyes on three potential candidates for this season’s Super Bowl halftime show, but there might be an NFL-imposed catch for whoever ends up doing this year’s show. The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday that the NFL is considering Rihanna, Katy Perry or Coldplay for the Super Bowl XIL halftime show in Arizona. However, the NFL reportedly has a new...
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Tuukka Rask Calls Malcolm Subban ‘P.K.’ In Jimmy Fund Interview (Video)

Tuukka Rask took to the airwaves on Tuesday to support a good cause, but he might irk some Boston Bruins fans with an accidental mix-up he made on the air. Rask joined the NESN broadcast team in studio during the 2014 Jimmy Fund Radio Telethon, and the topic inevitably turned to the Bruins’ season outlook in 2014. The 2014 Vezina Trophy winner was asked about the team’s depth...
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Darrelle Revis: Bill Belichick Knows When To Name Patriots Starting Secondary

FOXBORO, Mass. — The New England Patriots have seen a lot of moving parts in their starting secondary throughout training camp and the first two preseason games of 2014. All-Pros Darrell Revis and Devin McCourty are locked into their starting roles at cornerback and safety, respectively, but it’s still unknown who else will fill out the Patriots’ first-team defensive backfield...
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Report: Charles Wang Reaches Agreement To Sell New York Islanders

Ownership of the New York Islanders finally appears to be changing hands. Newsday hockey reporter Arthur Staple reported Tuesday afternoon that Islanders owner Charles Wang has agreed to sell the team. According to Staple, the new primary owners will be Jonathan Ledecky (former co-owner of the Washington Capitals) and investor Scott Malkin. BREAKING NEWS: Charles Wang has agreed...
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Jerry Jones Confirms Reports About Son Preventing Johnny Manziel Pick

Possibly one of the biggest highlights from the 2014 NFL Draft happened when the Dallas Cowboys were on the clock. The Twitterverse blew up as people across the country wondered whether Jerry Jones would actually draft Johnny Manziel and simultaneously start a firestorm in the league. Well it turns out the Cowboys would have drafted Manziel, but Jones’ son got in the way. Cowboys...
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Mo'Ne Davis makes cover of Sports Illustrated

Mo’ne Davis is getting plenty of recognition as a flame-throwing female at this year’s Little League World Series, and that was taken to the next level on Monday. The 13-year-old star of the Philadelphia team at the Little League World Series will be on the cover of this week’s Sports Illustrated, the publication revealed. Accompanying a photo of Davis on the mound at Williamsport...
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WATCH: Tiger, Rory take ALS Ice Bucket Challenge together

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy are competitors and opponents on the golf course, but they seem pretty tight away when they’re not on the links — at least for as long as they’re both wearing the Nike swoosh. The duo teamed up for an appearance Monday night on “The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon,” but that wasn’t all they did together. The pairing of arguably the two best...
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Tom Brady, Gisele combined to make $78.3M over past year

2014 didn’t exactly get off to a great start for Tom Brady when the New England Patriots lost to the Denver Broncos in the AFC Championship game in January. As a recent report from Forbes shows, however, Brady can take at least one huge positive out of last 12 months. The study ranked the world’s highest-paid models in 2013-2014, before taxes and fees. At the top of the list...
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Larry Lucchino Expects MLB To Eventually Address Pace Of Play Issue

Boston Red Sox chairman Tom Werner opened some eyes around baseball last week with his impressive presentation in a bid to become baseball’s next commissioner. Werner ultimately was beat out by Rob Manfred, who will replace Bud Selig, but Werner’s presentation — which had a strong focus on improving pace of play — has led to more discussion on a way to speed up baseball....
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CFB AM: Dan Mullen Gives ‘Walk-On MVP’ Scholarship In Cool Moment

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Panthers Have Their QB Back; 49ers Look Like They Have A QB Problem

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Tiger Woods Watches Rory McIlroy Hit Golf Balls At Jimmy Fallon’s Face (Video)

At the moment, the careers of Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods appear to be heading in very different directions. Tiger is currently battling a bad back that has clearly affected his game and forced him to withdraw from the PGA Championship. McIlroy, meanwhile, is ascending to stardom, earning huge wins at major tournaments like the British Open, the PGA Championship and… The Face...
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Trick Shot Team ‘Dude Perfect’ Invades Gillette Stadium For Latest Video

The guys of Dude Perfect really have turned their act into something pretty impressive, and their latest stop is one that is quite familiar for Boston sports fans. The group of guys who became Internet sensations with their trick shot videos documenting themselves pulling off crazy sports stunts recently invaded Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass., the home of the New England Patriots...
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Patriots Training Camp Standouts Include Malcolm Butler, Brian Tyms

The New England Patriots wrapped up training camp on Monday with a bang. Tight end Rob Gronkowski and first-round draft pick Dominique Easley — both coming off torn ACLs — participated in team drills for the first time, and several players, including linebacker Jerod Mayo, seventh-round pick Jeremy Gallon and newly acquired defensive tackles Jerel Worthy and Ben Bass, returned...
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WATCH: Aussie Rules footballer dropped by brutal cheap shot

Aussie Rules Football is a pretty violent game, and those who play know this comes with the territory. Even by Aussie Rules standards, though, what happened during a recent match in Sydney between the UNSW/ES Bulldogs and Western Suburbs Magpies was well over the line. As a Bulldogs player went up for the ball, the television cameras caught Magpies player Marcus Linsen delivering...
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Brian Orakpo On Johnny Manziel’s Middle Finger: ‘It Was Hilarious’

The Johnny Manziel show continued Monday in the nation’s capital, and apparently everyone enjoyed the show — even the Washington Redskins. The Redskins’ bench was on the receiving end of a one-fingered salute from the Cleveland Browns quarterback during their preseason game, and apparently there’s no hard feelings. “It was hilarious,” Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo...
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Neymar Scores Two Goals In First Game Since World Cup Injury (Videos)

The last time Neymar was on a soccer field, he had to be carried off after suffering a devastating back injury. Neymar made his much-anticipated return to the pitch on Monday, and proved right away that he hasn’t lost a step. Competing for the first time since the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Neymar scored two goals and added an assist while playing for Barcelona in a friendly against...
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Bullpen Cop Steve Horgan Immortalized With Bobblehead At Red Sox Game (Video)

Officer Steve Horgan officially has reached the big time. Horgan will always be remembered for one of the iconic images of the 2013 Boston Red Sox championship series. Serving as the Fenway Park bullpen cop, Horgan found instant fame as he raised his hands in celebration when David Ortiz hit a game-tying grand slam in the American League Championship Series. The image of Horgan with...
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Rhode Island Coach Delivers Fantastic Speech After LLWS Loss (Video)

If the Little Leaguers of Cumberland, R.I., wanted to hang their heads on Monday night, we wouldn’t have blamed them. After winning the New England region and punching its ticket to Williamsport, Pa., Rhode Island was sent home in cruel fashion in the form of a heartbreaking 8-7 loss to Illinois. Yet as the 12- and 13-year-olds gathered around their coach, Dave Belisle, after...
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Red Sox Notes: Junichi Tazawa’s Breakdown Too Much For Sox To Overcome

BOSTON — Every so often, we’re reminded of why the Red Sox’s 2014 season has been a disaster. Monday was one of those times. The Red Sox’s offense — an anemic unit for much of the year — struggled in key spots as Boston fell 4-2 to the Los Angeles Angels at Fenway Park. The loss was a microcosm of the Sox’s season in that the bats simply couldn’t produce timely hits...
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Will Middlebrooks Absolutely Robs Former Red Sox John McDonald (Video)

For a moment, John McDonald probably regretted teaching Will Middlebrooks a thing or two. McDonald, now playing for the Los Angeles Angels, suited up for the Boston Red Sox down the stretch in 2013. The veteran infielder almost was like an extra coach, with his tutelage of Middlebrooks spilling into the offseason, where the two worked out together. Middlebrooks returned the favor...
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