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NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Entry List for Richmond

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will have one final race before the Chase starts. Richmond International Raceway will play host to the final regular season race after-which the 16 drivers for the Chase will be announced. For drivers like Tony Stewart, Clint Bowyer and Ryan Newman who are without a win this could mark their chance of gaining their way into the Chase. Carl Edwards won...
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Lamar Miller still listed as Dolphins starting RB

getty images On the currently depth chart for the Miami Dolphins the team has Lamar Miller listed as their starting running back. Miller quickly became a favorite for the job as training camp stared but once the preseason rolled around free agent signing Knowshon Moreno began to work his way back into form. Right now it appears that the Dolphins are fine with Miller starting games...
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A.Q. Shipley takes all snaps at practice on Monday

The Indianapolis Colts claimed former starter A.Q. Shipley off waivers this weekend with the intention to start him. Shipley was let go by the Baltimore Ravens but becomes the center in Indianapolis with Khaled Holmes sidelined with a high-ankle sprain. With Homes out for week 1 the Colts will allow Shipley to start in his second go around with the team. He started nine games for...
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Bishop Sankey up to No. 2 on Titans depth chart at RB

The Tennessee Titans have moved rookie Bishop Sankey up to the No. 2 spot on the depth chart at running back. Sankey remains behind Shonn Green but is now ahead of Dexter McCluster. All three backs figure to get a share of the carries for the Titans as the season beings with Green getting the most for now. While there were some concerns about Sankey’s ability to hold onto the football...
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Marshawn Lynch trains with Skittles (Video)

How did Marshawn Lynch train for the upcoming NFL season? With Skittles of course. Lynch has long been a user of Skittles as his mother would give him the “power pellets” during his days of pee-wee football. Now the 28-year-old uses them to go “Beast Mode” on opposing defenses while tasting the rainbow of the endzone. Recently Skittles became the official candy of the NFL...
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Identity of The Miz’s make-up artist from RAW

During the opening match of RAW, The Miz was accompanied by Damien Sandow and a make-up artist as he teamed up in a tag team match with Cesaro against Dolph Zigger and Sheamus. The woman who accompanied The Miz in Des Moines is indie wrestler Sarah Bridges who goes under the alias of “Crazy Mary Dobson.” Prior to RAW she posted to twitter saying she would be in Des Moines. On...
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Michael Sam invited to WWE RAW next week

Michael Sam may not have made the St. Louis Rams 53-man roster to start the NFL regular season but that does not mean he is not in demand. During WWE Monday Night RAW the WWE invited the 2013 SEC Defensive Player of the Year to appear on their next episode of RAW in Baltimore, MD. 2013 @SEC Defensive Player of Year & @NFL @STLouisRams draft pick @MichaelSamNFL invited to @WWE...
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WWE Monday Night RAW Results for September 1, 2014

It is the first of September and now marks the begin of the march towards WWE Night of Champions. The September 1, 2014 edition of WWE Monday Night RAW will come to you live from Des Moines, IA. Tonight’s edition of RAW figures to feature more John Cena as he heads into this rematch against Brock Lesnar. There will also be Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins and Kane working on their current...
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Adam Dunn homers in debut, A’s defeat Mariners

Newly acquired Adam Dunn immediately began to dividends for the Oakland Athletics hitting a home run in his first at-bat with his new team. Picked up in exchanged for a minor league relief pitcher on Sunday, Dunn batted cleanup in his debut for the Athletics. Your browser does not support iframes. The home run was the 21st of the season for Dunn. He finished Monday’s game 2-of...
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Derek Carr to start season opener for Raiders

Derek Carr will start the season opener for the Oakland Raiders. After acquiring Matt Schaub from the Houston Texas, the Raiders went on to draft Carr in the second round of the NFL Draft. Without hesitation the rookie began putting the heat on Schaub. Carr more than earned the right to start for the Raiders in their season opener. He tossed three touchdowns in the Raiders preseason...
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Cole Hamels and bullpen combine to no-hit Braves

Getty Images Six innings of work from starter Cole Hamels combined with the efforts of three relievers for the 10th combined no-hitter in baseball history. Hamels made the start pitching the first six innings but left after throwing 108 pitches. If there was a knock against Hamels it was the five walks he allowed on the day which prevented him from going past the sixth. Jake Diekman...
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Dodgers drop Yasiel Puig to six spot in lineup

Getty Images The Los Angeles Dodgers have dropped outfielder Yasiel Puig to the sixth spot in the lineup ahead of Monday’s game against the Washington Nationals. Puig has never batted lower than fifth in a start but manager Don Mattingly is trying to shake things up after the 23-year-old struggled throughout August. Puig’s overall season numbers remain strong but he is coming...
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Rams claim Chase Keenum off waivers

getty images Former Houston Texans starter Case Keenum has been claimed off waivers by the St. Louis Rams. Expendable following the teams acquisition of Ryan Mallett, Keenum never had much of a chance of beating out Ryan Fitzpatrick for the staring job. The Texans will go with three quarterbacks on their 53-man roster with Tom Savage joining Mallett and Fitzpatrick. With the Rams...
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Reds shut down Homer Bailey for rest of season

The Cincinnati Reds have transferred starting pitcher Homer Bailey to the 60-day disabled list ending his season. Bailey has been on the disabled list since mid-August with a strained flexor tendon in his pitching elbow. With Bailey not progressing as the team hoped and the Reds well out of playoff contention the team made the decision to end his season on Monday. The Reds have Bailey...
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David Ash suffered concussion, will miss BYU game

Getty Images The Texas Longhorns were feeling good about their offense and quarterback David Ash following a convincing win over North Texas. On Monday Longhorns head coach Charlie Strong announced that Ash would miss the second game of the season against BYU due to a concussion. Ash played in just three games a year ago while dealing with multiple concussions. In Saturday’s 38...
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Titans sign kicker Ryan Succop

Getty Images After being released by the Kansas City Chiefs a few days ago, kicker Ryan Succop has found a new home. The Tennessee Titans have signed the veteran Succop to a one-year deal. A year ago Succop was just 22-of-28 on field goal attempts while with the Chiefs. In his career he has made 81-percent of his kicks. It's now official — #Titans have agreed to a one-year...
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Astros fire manager Bo Porter

With reports suggesting that Bo Porter and ownership were at odds, the Houston Astros fired their second-year manager on Monday. The Astros (59-79) were never expected to compete with Porter in charge. Instead the team operated on a shoestring budget while attempting to rebuild its depleted farm system. “Bo’s passion and energy are unparalleled, and his desire to win unquestioned...
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Orioles recall Evan Meek, Joe Saunders

getty images It is September and that means callups and roster expansion. The Baltimore Orioles recalled reliever Evan Meek and starting pitcher Joe Saunders on Monday. Meek has struggled during his 15 appearances this season posting a 7.47 ERA. He figures to be used simply as a relief pitcher in games that are out of hand. Saunders will be used in a similar role. Expect the 33-year...
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E.J. Manuel not selected as Bills captain

The Buffalo Bills have selected their team captains for the 2014 season and the most notable obmission is quarterback E.J. Manuel. Earning the right to wear the captain patch on their jersey were linebacker Brandon Spikes, defensive tackle Kyle Williams, defensive end Mario Williams and center Eric Wood. On Friday the Bills signed veteran journeyman Kyle Orton to a $5 million contract...
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WWE Monday Night RAW Preview for September 1, 2014

With September arriving the WWE will move away from remembering what happened at SummerSlam and start to set the card for the Night of Champions pay-per-view. One thing that happened on Monday Night RAW last week was the showcasing of John Cena who will be given his rematch against Brock Lesnar at the ppv. Bray Wyatt, Luke Harper and Erik Rowan have all become punching bags of late...
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Miami Hurricanes at Louisville Cardinals: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Monday night the final game from the first week of college football will take place as the Miami Hurricanes and Louisville Cardinals face off against one another. This is the return game for Bobby Petrino at Louisville but Miami will have plans of spoiling it much the same way the Cardinals dropped the Hurricanes at the end of last season. These two teams met last year in the...
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WATCH: Squirrel on track narrowly dodges Kevin Harvick

Kevin Harvick nearly hit a squirrel during Sunday’s running of the Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta. While leading the race, Harvick radioed to his crew that he nearly hit a cat. It was not a cat but rather a squirrel that avoided being hit by the No. 4 Jimmy Johns Chevrolet driven by Harvick. The squirrel later sat in the grass just off the track and enjoyed some of the action. Fortunately...
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Jeff Gordon leads NASCAR Sprint Cup Series points, full standings following Atlanta

Jeff Gordon will leave the high speed 1.54-mile Atlanta Motor Speedway as the points leader in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. The driver of the No. 24 Chevrolet SS leads teammate Dale Earnhardt Jr. by 21 points with one race left until the chase reset. WINNER: Kahne wins at Atlanta, full results Below are the standings of drivers who would qualify for the Chase right now. Drivers...
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Danica Patrick has best career finish of sixth at Atlanta

Danica Patrick, driver of the No. 10 GoDaddy Chevrolet for Stewart Haas Racing finished sixth in Sunday nights NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. It marks Patrick’s best career Sprint Cup finish to date. Patrick started the Oral-B USA 500 in 27th position. Her previous best finish was seventh at Kansas earlier this season. Patrick is in her second full season...
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Matt Kenseth clinches Chase spot with second place run at Atlanta

Matt Kenseth was unable to hold off Kasey Kahne on Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway but the 2003 NASCAR Cup Series champion was able to clinch a spot in this years Chase. Kenseth will entered the Chase regardless of where he finishes next weekend at Richmond, a track which historically has not been kind to the 42-year-old. At Atlanta Kenseth would lead 53 laps but was running ...
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