• Marlins' Marcell Ozuna declined chance to join Jose Fernandez on boat

    The outfielder begged off, citing the need to get home to his wife and children Saturday night.

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  • Matt Ryan considered blocking but changed his mind when a 308-pound DT ran at him

    Sometimes, a time comes in a football game when the most useful thing a quarterback can do is throw a block. Sometimes, they do a great job, like Washington’s QB did the other night. Sometimes, they do what Mark Sanchez did that one time. With the Falcons leading by two touchdowns with about two…

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  • Officials: Speed, impact likely killed Jose Fernandez

    Some details have been released in connection with the investigation into the boat crash which killed Jose Fernandez. Lorenzo Veloz, an official with the Florida Wildlife Commission, told USA Today that the boat carrying Jose Fernandez and two others was traveling at a high rate of speed when it…

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  • Tiger Woods booted from Ryder Cup team picture

    Tiger Woods is a vice captain on this year’s U.S. Ryder Cup team. In addition to Woods, U.S. captain Davis Love III announced Monday that Bubba Watson has been added to the team as a fifth vice captain. The two-time Masters champion and 7th-ranked player in the world competed as a player on the…

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    Remembering golf legend Arnold Palmer (25 photos)

    The right man at the right time, Arnold Palmer transformed an entire sport and, along the way, became an American legend. Palmer, one of the most famous athletes on the planet and a friend to presidents, kings, and movie stars, died Sunday at the age of 87. – Jay Busbee

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  • QB Danny Clark decommits from Ohio State

    Ohio State’s 2017 class just got a little bit smaller, after the recruit who has been the member the longest will be playing his college football somewhere else. Three-star QB Danny Clark, of Massillon, Ohio, just decommitted from Ohio State, per his Twitter account. Clark originally committed to…

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  • White: Nelson ‘needs to be buried’ for kicking ref

    Roy Nelson was upset at referee Big John McCarthy for not stopping his heavyweight bout with Antonio Silva when the Brazilian was knocked down, and kicked the referee moments after the fight was finally stopped Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 95. Despite Roy Nelson's apology after the event, UFC…

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  • Bucks’ president calls Milwaukee “segregated, racist place”

    Milwaukee Bucks president Peter Feigin is learning a lesson that even people in the presidential race learned the hard way this year: In today’s era of connected media, you can’t say something aimed at one receptive audience and not expect it to get out to every audience, including those who may…

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  • Rex Ryan pokes fun at Patriots' Bill Belichick with impression

    Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan gave an impression of Bill Belichick on Monday, thus kicking off a week of buildup to Sunday's road game against the New England Patriots. "We're gonna start with the injury report," Ryan mumbled as he opened his news conference. You'll get it [when we] turn it in." It…

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  • The depths of Kurt Angle’s Vicodin addiction are terrifying

    Ex-WWE star Kurt Angle confessed that at one point he was taking up to 65 extra-strength Vicodin every day. The wrestler spoke to ESPN on Friday and admitted his drug addiction started ahead of the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta after he endured an injury during the National Trials. The Olympic champion…

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  • The LSU coaching candidates rumor tracker, with 20 names right now

    For the first time in more than a decade, the Tigers are officially hunting for a new head coach. LSU fired Les Miles after more than 11 seasons, two SEC titles, a national championship, and endless drama of the good and bad varieties. The state of Louisiana produces some of the country's most…

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  • Arnold Palmer Sent This Telegram to Jack Nicklaus After the '86 Masters

    (c) 2016 Time Inc. Tour Confidential: Remembering Arnold Palmer Alan Shipnuck, Jeff Ritter and Alan Bastable react to the news of Arnold Palmer's death and provide their favorite memories of The King.Jack Nicklaus added another memento to the online archives of his long friendship with Arnold…

  • Charlotte protesters march for sixth night despite shooting video release

    A couple hundred demonstrators chanted and marched through Charlotte on Sunday, as protests persisted after the release of two videos showing the fatal shooting of a black man by police officers in North Carolina's largest city. Angry protesters have filled the streets of Charlotte every day since…

  • Ronda Rousey 'Absolutely' Wants Cris Cyborg UFC Fight, Says Dana White

    UFC President Dana White has said former bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey "absolutely, positively wants to fight" Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg...

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  • Giannis Antetokounmpo tells terrible joke at Bucks media day (video)

    Thankfully, Giannis Antetokounmpo has a lucrative career and doesn’t need  to make ends meet through stand-up comedy: Giannis starts his #BucksMediaDay session with a joke… pic.twitter.com/hsj0PfJtAb — Milwaukee Bucks (@Bucks) September 26, 2016

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  • Huskers' Rose-Ivey: Racist posts show protest is needed

    A Nebraska football player who took a knee during the national anthem before the game at Northwestern on Saturday night said he and his family have received racially charged criticism on social media, and said the responses show why the protest is necessary. Senior linebacker Michael Rose-Ivey read…

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  • The Internet Was Blown Away By The Announcement Of Conor McGregor Vs. Eddie Alvarez At UFC 205

    IT'S GOING DOWN!! @TheNotoriousMMA challenges @EAlvarezFight for the lightweight title @TheGarden!! #UFC205 is OFFICIALLY pic.twitter.com/vRtyi34QEd