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30 Teams, 30 Compelling Storylines

Friday  17:35,   18 august 2017
Sports on Earth

There's never really a dull moment in baseball, even if your team is out of playoff contention. Whether you're a Dodgers fan or a Phillies fan, there's at least one reason to watch your favorite franchise on the diamond in the final[...]

Preview 2017: Why Isn’t UCLA Better?

Friday  17:35,   18 august 2017
College Football News

Preview 2017: What's Missing? Why Isn't UCLA Better? UCLA has everything in place, so why isn't it better at playing college football?The whole basketball school bullspit doesn't fly. Some blue-blood hoops places - Indiana, Kansas - see[...]

Cutler debuts, but Ravens roll past Dolphins 31-7

Friday  17:10,   18 august 2017
Associated Press

<p>Jay Cutler played the first two series for the Dolphins, his debut as injured starter Ryan Tannehill's replacement in Miami.</p>Video by CBS[...]

Kirk Cousins facing more drama in Washington than just his contract and new receivers

Friday  15:50,   18 august 2017
USA TODAY SPORTS

Franchised Washington QB, who may cash in elsewhere in free agency next year, must first cope with new-look receiving corps and major life change.He’s the first quarterback in NFL history to carry the franchise tag for consecutive seasons, and the[...]

Golden glow gone amid scandal, USA Gymnastics faces change

Friday  15:10,   18 august 2017
Associated Press

<p>To find the fallout from allegations of sexual abuse against a longtime former national team doctor and a subsequent independent review that called for significant changes in the manner in which USA Gymnastics protects its athletes, you need[...]

Yankees destroy Mets on Twitter after Subway Series sweep

Friday  14:59,   18 august 2017
For The Win

Ouch.[...]

Barcelona hold minute's silence for terror attack victims as Messi & Neymar leave touching tributes

Friday  13:20,   18 august 2017
Sporting News

Thirteen people were killed in an attack on the city on Thursday and players took time to remember the victims of the terrorist attackThirteen people were killed and dozens injured as a van drove into pedestrians on Las Ramblas in Barcelona.[...]

Bristol comes up with an ideal retirement gift for Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Friday  09:20,   18 august 2017
Sporting News

A scholarship in Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s name fits with the 88 driver's desire to give back. "I feel like this obligation to turn it around and do something for someone else," he says.General manager Jerry Caldwell announced BMS will[...]

Stacy Lewis plays U.S. anchor in Solheim Cup foursomes

Friday  09:20,   18 august 2017
USA TODAY SPORTS

Lexi Thompson, who has battled a virus, will lead off with Cristie Kerr.It's an all-too-common question in sports that golf fans only consider once every two years. At the 2017 Solheim Cup, U.S. captain Juli Inkster and Europe's Annika Sorenstam[...]

Jags coach says Blake Bortles’ starting job is in jeopardy

Friday  07:35,   18 august 2017
Sportsnaut

Blake Bortles’ starting job with the Jacksonville Jaguars is officially in jeopardy. Jags head coach Doug Marrone said after the team’s preseason game on Thursday that the starting quarterback job is up for grabs."It's this simple: I'm looking for[...]

Winston solid, Bucs topple Jaguars 12-8 in preseason game

Friday  07:25,   18 august 2017
Associated Press

Jameis Winston continued his solid preseason, completing 21 of 29 passes for 196 yards and helping the Tampa Bay Buccaneers beat woeful Jacksonville 12-8 on Thursday night. Winston had two passes dropped, including what would have been a 43-yard[...]

Winston solid, Bucs topple Jaguars 12-8 in preseason game

Friday  07:25,   18 august 2017
Associated Press

Jameis Winston continued his solid preseason, completing 21 of 29 passes for 196 yards and helping the Tampa Bay Buccaneers beat woeful Jacksonville 12-8 on Thursday night. Winston had two passes dropped, including what would have been a 43-yard[...]

Holly Neher is 5-foot-2 girl and isn’t shying from playing quarterback

Friday  07:00,   18 august 2017
USA TODAY SPORTS

<p>The quarterback wore hot pink cleats and carried a tiger-print duffel bag.<br></p>Fashion choices aside, this is no ordinary QB. This is Holly Neher, a 15-year-old junior and the only female on the 2017 Hollywood Hills[...]

Report: Oscar Pistorius Allowed Out Of Jail To Attend Grandmother's Funeral

Friday  06:50,   18 august 2017
Sports Illustrated

South African Olympian Oscar Pistorius was allowed out of prison on Wednesday to attend his grandmother's funeral, according to Reuters. Pistorius is serving a six-year jail sentence for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in the early [...]

Blake Bortles regresses in second preseason game

Friday  06:20,   18 august 2017
Sportsnaut

Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles appeared to be on the verge of superstardom before the 2016 season, but it’s been all downhill ever since.&nbsp;A kid who threw 35 touchdowns in 2015, Bortles entered last offseason with some extra[...]