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Penn State OKs James Franklin's new deal, reportedly worth nearly $6 million annually - NBCSports.com

1 hour 19 min ago

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Penn State OKs James Franklin's new deal, reportedly worth nearly $6 million annually
NBCSports.com
Friday morning, Penn State's Board of Trustees Committee on Compensation, as expected, unanimously approved an amended contract for their head football coach. While no details were released — that's expected to happen later today — it's believed the ...
James Franklin, Penn State Reportedly Agree to New 6-Year ContractBleacher Report
Penn State Approves New Deal for James Franklin Worth $5.8 Million a YearSports Illustrated
James Franklin in lofty company after reported raise to $5.8 millionMLive.com
PennLive.com -Philly.com -Quad City Times -Allentown Morning Call
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Cubs' Jon Lester goes on 10-day DL with shoulder fatigue - Chicago Tribune

1 hour 22 min ago

Chicago Tribune

Cubs' Jon Lester goes on 10-day DL with shoulder fatigue
Chicago Tribune
Cubs manager Joe Maddon on Jon Lester's injury that will send him to the 10-day DL. (Chris Kuc/Chicago Tribune). Paul Sullivan and Chris KucContact ReportersChicago Tribune. The Chicago Cubs will be without starting pitcher Jon Lester for the near ...
Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Looking for help on the mound in the wake of Jon Lester's injuryCBSSports.com
Cubs, Cardinals face pitching obstacles as playoff race heats upSporting News
What really happened between Jon Lester and Chris BosioComcast SportsNet Chicago
Bleacher Report -Washington Post -Yahoo Sports -STLtoday.com
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Tottenham seal club-record signing of Ajax defender Davinson Sanchez - ESPN FC

1 hour 24 min ago

ESPN FC

Tottenham seal club-record signing of Ajax defender Davinson Sanchez
ESPN FC
Victor Wanyama says Tottenham won't be out for revenge against Chelsea at Wembley. Wanyama was speaking at Leagoo's unveiling as Spurs' official mobile phone partner. Dele Alli hit home two goals in a span of nine minutes for Spurs against Chelsea ...
Tottenham Transfer News: Spurs, Ajax Reach Agreement on Davinson SanchezBleacher Report
Tottenham Announce Completion of Club Record Signing Davinson Sanchez on 6-Year ContractSports Illustrated
Tottenham agrees to sign Davinson Sanchez from AjaxWashington Post
Independent.ie -Goal.com -BBC Sport -Inside Futbol
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Patriots fear DE Derek Rivers lost for season with torn ACL, sprained LCL - ESPN

1 hour 30 min ago

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Patriots fear DE Derek Rivers lost for season with torn ACL, sprained LCL
ESPN
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The New England Patriots fear they have lost Derek Rivers for the season after the rookie defensive end suffered a torn ACL and sprained LCL, sources told ESPN on Friday. Rivers, who was New England's top pick in the 2017 NFL ...
New England Patriots rookie DE Derek Rivers tears ACLNFL.com
Report: Patriots Fear Rookie Derek Rivers Suffered Season-Ending Knee InjuryBleacher Report
Report: Patriots top pick DE Derek Rivers could be lost for yearPatriots.com
NESN.com -WEEI.com (blog) -Sporting News -Comcast SportsNet New England
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Miami Marlins sale: David Samson will reportedly not be retained as team president - CBSSports.com

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Miami Marlins sale: David Samson will reportedly not be retained as team president
CBSSports.com
Leading up to the Miami Marlins' in-progress sale to a group led by Derek Jeter and Bruce Sherman, there were murmurs that Jeffrey Loria would try to preserve the job of team president David Samson, who is Loria's former stepson. That doesn't appear to ...
Steinbrenner, Torre like Jeter in front office with MarlinsSun Sentinel
David Samson's Ouster Makes It Easier For Miami Marlins New Owners To Raise MoneyForbes
Miami Marlins: David Samson won't be back under new ownershipMarlin Maniac
Sporting News -Call to the Pen -Fish Stripes -HardballTalk (blog)
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NFL players' union leader says 2021 labor war 'is almost a virtual certainty' - Washington Post

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Washington Post

NFL players' union leader says 2021 labor war 'is almost a virtual certainty'
Washington Post
The NFL collective bargaining agreement runs through 2021, meaning we are guaranteed four more years of labor peace. That doesn't mean the two sides aren't already preparing for war. Speaking this week to MMQB's Albert Breer, NFL Players Association ...
NFLPA head: 2021 strike or lockout very likelyESPN
NFL notes: NFLPA head DeMaurice Smith calls a work stoppage in 2021 'a virtual certainty'Los Angeles Times
NFLPA director says strike or lockout will 'almost certainly' hit NFL in near futureCBSSports.com
New York Post -Bleacher Report -ABC15 Arizona -UPROXX
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Darby has impressive debut, Eagles beat Bills 20-16 - Washington Post

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 21:40

Washington Post

Darby has impressive debut, Eagles beat Bills 20-16
Washington Post
PHILADELPHIA — Of all the high-profile players making debuts in a new uniform, Eagles cornerback Ronald Darby was most impressive. Darby intercepted former teammate Tyrod Taylor's pass and returned it 48 yards and also broke up two passes in his ...
Tyrod Taylor posts brutal 12.0 QB rating in first game since Bills' tradesESPN (blog)
Eagles-Bills: Roob's 10 observationsComcast SportsNet Philadelphia
Ronald Darby delivers against Buffalo Bills in Eagles debutPhilly.com
Allentown Morning Call -NJ.com -Buffalo News -CBSSports.com
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Cubs' epic rally falls short, Jon Lester likely to go on disabled list - Chicago Tribune

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 19:53

Chicago Tribune

Cubs' epic rally falls short, Jon Lester likely to go on disabled list
Chicago Tribune
Cubs manager Joe Maddon discusses the injury to starting pitcher Jon Lester during the team's 13-10 loss to the Reds on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. Lester left the game with tightness in his left lat muscle in the second inning. (Chris Kuc/Chicago Tribune).
Ervin, Votto lead Reds past Cubs despite Chicago's 6 homersNew York Daily News

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Raiders' Sean Smith charged with assault - Comcast SportsNet Bay Area

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 19:37

Comcast SportsNet Bay Area

Raiders' Sean Smith charged with assault
Comcast SportsNet Bay Area
Raiders cornerback Sean Smith has been charged with assault, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced on Thursday. The charge is for assault of his sister's boyfriend. Smith allegedly beat stomped the boyfriend's on the morning of ...
Report: Raiders Cornerback Sean Smith Charged with Felony AssaultSports Illustrated
Oakland Raiders cornerback Sean Smith faces assault chargeABC News
Raiders Cornerback Sean Smith Charged with Assault in Los Angeles CountyNBC Bay Area
KRON4.com -KABC-TV -247Sports (blog) -Larry Brown Sports
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Coughlin: Bortles needs consistency, production - NBCSports.com

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 19:24

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Coughlin: Bortles needs consistency, production
NBCSports.com
As the Jaguars and Buccaneers prepared to square off in Week Two of the preseason, new Jacksonville executive V.P. of football operations Tom Coughlin was interviewed by Lisa Salters of ESPN. He was asked about the quarterback Coughlin inherited, ...
Jaguars are sneaky playoff contenders (seriously)ESPN

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Malcolm Jenkins raises fist during anthem, gets Chris Long's support - ESPN

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 18:53

ESPN

Malcolm Jenkins raises fist during anthem, gets Chris Long's support
ESPN
PHILADELPHIA -- Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins continued his protest against social injustice Thursday by raising a fist over his head during the playing of the national anthem prior to the team's preseason home game against the Buffalo Bills.
Chris Long supports Malcolm Jenkins during national anthem protestComcast SportsNet Philadelphia
Chris Long puts arm around Malcolm Jenkins in support during national anthem protestSB Nation
Eagles' Ron Brooks kneels during National Anthem (VIDEO)NJ.com
New York Daily News -USA TODAY -Philly.com -PennLive.com
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Ravens notes: Several vets return, but team forced to start makeshift offensive line vs. Miami - Baltimore Sun

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 18:36

Baltimore Sun

Ravens notes: Several vets return, but team forced to start makeshift offensive line vs. Miami
Baltimore Sun
Ravens head coach John Harbaugh talks about players injuries and their preparation for the Miami Dolphins. (Kevin Richardson / Baltimore Sun video). Ravens head coach John Harbaugh talks about players injuries and their preparation for the Miami ...
Jay Cutler plays two series in Dolphins debutNBCSports.com
NFL preseason scores, schedule, updates, news: Cutler sharp in Dolphins debutCBSSports.com
Jay Cutler makes solid debut for DolphinsSporting News
Bleacher Report -Sun Sentinel -Palm Beach Post (blog) -ESPN (blog)
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Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch avoids questions about anthem - Washington Post

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 17:49

Washington Times

Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch avoids questions about anthem
Washington Post
NAPA, Calif. — Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch spoke to reporters Thursday for the first time in training camp and avoided questions regarding his decision to sit during the national anthem before last week's preseason game against the ...
Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch dodges questions on anthem sit-downLas Vegas Review-Journal
Marshawn Lynch Hasn't Lost A Step In His Press ConferencesDeadspin

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Justin Britt signs 3-year, $27M extension with Seahawks - NFL.com

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 15:22

NFL.com

Justin Britt signs 3-year, $27M extension with Seahawks
NFL.com
Center Justin Britt signed a three-year extension Thursday with the Seahawks, the team announced. The pact is worth $27 million, with Britt earning $13.25 in the first year of the new deal, a source informed of the situation told NFL Network Insider ...
Pete Carroll says Seahawks thoroughly vetted Tramaine Brock's alleged domestic violence incidentESPN
Seahawks announce three-year extension for Justin BrittNBCSports.com
Twins' Perkins returns just wanting chance to pitchFOXSports.com
Seahawks.com -Washington Post -MyNorthwest.com -The News Tribune (blog)
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Kevin Durant on President Trump: 'I don't agree with what he agrees with' - ESPN

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 14:57

ESPN

Kevin Durant on President Trump: 'I don't agree with what he agrees with'
ESPN
SEAT PLEASANT, Md. -- When the Golden State Warriors visit the nation's capital on Feb. 28 to take on the Washington Wizards, superstar Kevin Durant tells ESPN he will not be visiting President Donald Trump at the White House, should the team be invited.
7 LeBron James trade ideas for the most untradeable player of all timeSB Nation
Kevin Durant: 'We Don't F--k' with Donald Trump After LeBron James CriticismBleacher Report
Kevin Durant delivers a championship trophy to his home town, at least for a dayWashington Post
TMZ.com -UPROXX -The Mercury News -Washington Times
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Justin Britt agrees on 3-year extension with Seahawks - NFL.com

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 14:38

NFL.com

Justin Britt agrees on 3-year extension with Seahawks
NFL.com
Center Justin Britt has agreed to terms on a three-year extension Thursday with the team, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported. The pact is worth $27 million, with Britt earning $13.25 in the first year of the new deal. It also includes $15 ...
Seahawks sign Justin Britt to 3-year, $27M extensionseattlepi.com
Seahawks closing in on extension for center Justin BrittMyNorthwest.com
Report: Seahawks close to three-year extension on Justin Britt247Sports
KHQ Right Now -NFL Mocks -Rotoworld.com -Pro Football Focus (subscription)
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Tony Dungy, Buccaneers, Rays, Lightning paying to move statue - ESPN

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 13:59

ESPN

Tony Dungy, Buccaneers, Rays, Lightning paying to move statue
ESPN
Tony Dungy challenged Tampa professionals sports teams to help pay to move a Confederate statue from in front of a local courthouse, and they have responded. Confederate statues, and there are hundreds, are being taken down across the country in the ...
Tony Dungy, Buccaneers contribute to have Tampa Confederate monument removedNBCSports.com
Tampa Pro Sports Franchises Donate to Remove Confederate StatueSports Illustrated
Tampa Bay sports teams use funds to remove Confederate statueNew York Daily News
Bleacher Report -ABC News -Sporting News -Charlotte Observer
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Roger Goodell says reinstatement of Browns WR Josh Gordon is not 'under active consideration' - ESPN

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 13:13

ESPN

Roger Goodell says reinstatement of Browns WR Josh Gordon is not 'under active consideration'
ESPN
BEREA, Ohio -- The reinstatement of wide receiver Josh Gordon is not "under active consideration," NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Thursday at a fan forum at Cleveland Browns training camp. "At least it hasn't gotten to my desk yet," Goodell said ...
On the clock: Browns submit bid to host draft in 2019, 2020FOXSports.com
Commissioner says Josh Gordon reinstatement “not under active consideration”NBCSports.com
Gordon reinstatement not under active considerationNFL.com
cleveland.com -Atlanta Journal Constitution -Sports Illustrated -Bleacher Report
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Unlucky Colts close training camp with quarterback quandary - USA TODAY

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 12:44

New York Daily News

Unlucky Colts close training camp with quarterback quandary
USA TODAY
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts finished training camp Thursday with the same quarterback quandary they've had all year. Andrew Luck is still recovering from shoulder surgery. Scott Tolzien, Phillip Walker and Stephen Morris are still ...
Colts center Ryan Kelly to miss time after undergoing foot surgerySporting News
Indefinite loss of center Ryan Kelly adds to Colts' injury issuesFox 59
Stephen Morris Gives Colts Best Opportunity to Win with Injuries Stacking Up, Luck SidelinedStampede Blue
Colts.com -NFL.com -SB Nation -NBCSports.com
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NFL's easiest, hardest jobs in 2017: Big Ben has it made - NFL.com

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 11:38

NFL.com

NFL's easiest, hardest jobs in 2017: Big Ben has it made
NFL.com
Ezekiel Elliott said a year ago that playing running back on the Dallas Cowboys is one of the easiest jobs in America. That assertion, which will be tested during Elliott's six-game suspension to start the season, would be more accurate if Elliott had ...
Cowboys have valuable insurance in Alfred MorrisESPN (blog)
Fantasy football: Some of these rookies could shineMilwaukee Journal Sentinel
FANTASY PLAYS: Preparing for the 2017 football seasonWashington Post
Sporting News -Forbes -Dallas News -HuffPost
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