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Wisconsin WR Quintez Cephus Reinstated After Acquittal of Sexual Assault Charges

The Wisconsin Badgers announced Monday wide receiver Quintez Cephus was reinstated as a student and has rejoined the team, although they are still "working through eligibility issues before he can participate in a game...

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Julian Nagelsmann Wants to Retain Timo Werner Amid Bayern Munich Rumours

RB Leipzig manager Julian Nagelsmann has said he wants to keep Timo Werner at the club despite reports he intends to see out the last year of his contract before a possible free transfer to Bayern Munich in 2020...

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Patriots Rumors: Julian Edelman Cleared; Removed from Non-Football Injury List

New England Patriots receiver Julian Edelman has returned to the team after passing his physical Monday, according to Field Yates of ESPN...

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Premier League Table: 2019 Standings, Week 3 Fixtures After Week 2 Results

Paul Pogba saw a penalty saved when Manchester United were held to a 1-1 draw by Wolverhampton Wanderers on Monday night to close out Week 2 of the 2019/20 Premier League season...

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Stills criticizes Jay-Z: He's never been on a knee

The Dolphins' Kenny Stills has joined the Panthers' Eric Reid in criticizing Jay-Z's partnership with the NFL.

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Rookies see Reddish, not Zion, having best career

In the annual survey of rookies, only 5% of the Class of 2019 thought Zion Williamson would have the best NBA career. Cam Reddish was top vote-getter with 19%.

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Sources: Boston's Sale likely avoids Tommy John

Red Sox left-hander Chris Sale will likely avoid Tommy John surgery, sources told ESPN's Jeff Passan.

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Matt Ellentuck

The Chicago Sky vs. Liz Cambage’s trash talk, explained

The Aces and Sky played a scrappy game, and the beef continued on Twitter.

Liz Cambage had already been whistled for a technical foul before she collided with backup big Cheyenne Parker. In the second quarter, Cambage hit a tough bucket over Sky center Stefanie Dolson and let her hear about it by screaming in her face. But the bump with Parker in the third was the final straw.

When Parker picked herself up from the ground, she marched toward Cambage, shouting “don’t f—ing touch...

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Daniel Cormier Apologizes for UFC 241 Loss, Says He Will Decide on His Future

Daniel Cormier took to social media Monday to apologize to fans after suffering a knockout loss to Stipe Miocic at UFC 241 on Saturday at the Honda Center: Miocic used the fourth-round ...

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Manchester United Held to 1-1 Draw by Wolves After Ruben Neves' Stunning Goal

Paul Pogba missed from the penalty spot as Manchester United were held to a 1-1 draw at Wolverhampton Wanderers on Monday following a stunning equaliser from Ruben Neves...

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Stephen White

No one will be calling Charles Harris a ‘bust’ much longer

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The former first-round pick has the perfect opportunity — and the potential — to put it all together in his third season.

Heading into his third season, Charles Harris hasn’t really come close to justifying his first-round selection back in 2017. I do believe that is about to change in a big way this season, however. With Cameron Wake and Robert Quinn no longer on Miami’s roster, Harris will almost certainly have every opportunity to win a starting...

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James Dator

Cricket has never lived up to its ‘gentleman’s game’ reputation

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Steve Smith’s injury peeled back the corner on the ugly side of the sport.

One of the biggest misconceptions in sports is that cricket is a “gentleman’s game.” Tea breaks, baggie hats, crisp white uniforms — all a veneer. Sometimes, under rare circumstances, we get a fleeting glimpse of how cricket can really be — a reminder that under the pomp and circumstance lies the same tapestry of cheating, violence, and impropriety that runs through...

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Zito Madu

Aritz Aduriz’s bicycle kick goal reminded us that the world is full of wonder

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Aritz Aduriz shook us from our boredom and reminded us to never take a moment for granted.

Time marches on forever at a steady pace, but whenever something spectacular is about to happen, the perception of time seems to slow down just a bit. There’s an eerie calmness, a stillness as if the environment is holding its breath. This phenomenon is well-documented in moments of extreme danger, but that feeling of mortal peril isn’t necessary.

Just as the...

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Dolphins' Mark Walton Reaches Plea Deal for 3 Cases, Won't Serve More Jail Time

Miami Dolphins running back Mark Walton reached a global plea agreement for his three 2019 arrests and won't serve additional jail time, according to Charles Trainor Jr. of the Miami Herald ...

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WWE NXT on USA Network Debut Rumor, Sasha Banks-Lawler and AEW-Schiavone Buzz

Bleacher Report catches you up on the latest news from the WWE Universe. NXT to Debut on USA on Sept. 18 Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer reported WWE will announce NXT is moving to USA Network beginning Sept...

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Oklahoma names transfer Hurts starter at QB

Former Alabama starter Jalen Hurts was named starting QB for Oklahoma's season opener.

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Fantasy football rankings: The 192 players who should be drafted this season

Mike Clay breaks down his top-192 fantasy football rankings to tell you who is rising or falling and when each player should be taken.

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Harry Lyles Jr.

Why Stephen Curry’s pledge to fund golf programs at Howard is important

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Howard plans to field men and women’s golf teams for the 2020-21 academic year.

Stephen Curry and Howard University announced Monday that they would be bringing back the school’s golf program for both men and women at the Division I level for the 2020-21 academic year. Curry’s pledge to help fund the program runs for six years, according to the university’s release.

The Washington Post’s Wesley Lowery reported...

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