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Belichick cuts presser short after AB questions

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Patriots coach Bill Belichick's patience ran thin. He walked off after fielding seven questions about Antonio Brown's off-the-field issues. "I'm good," he said. "Thank you."

Flame out: NFL field pyrotechnics get brief ban

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The NFL has placed a temporary ban on all flame effects and pyrotechnics used on its playing fields as it investigates a fire at the Tennessee Titans' Nissan Stadium in Week 2.

Score picks, bold predictions and fantasy tips for every Week 3 NFL game

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What to watch for in every game. Bold predictions. Fantasy advice. Key stats to know. And, of course, score predictions. It's all here for Week 3.

Sources: Yanks' German won't pitch again in '19

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Right-hander Domingo German will miss both the rest of the regular season and the postseason following his placement on administrative leave, sources told ESPN's Buster Olney.

DC floats Lamar-Mahomes as next Peyton-Brady

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Ravens defensive coordinator Don "Wink" Martindale is looking forward to Sunday's showdown between Lamar Jackson and Patrick Mahomes, saying it could be sports' next great rivalry, a la Tom Brady and Peyton Manning or Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier.

OSU Heisman winner 'Hopalong' Cassady dies

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Howard "Hopalong" Cassady, the 1955 Heisman Trophy winner who was once described by legendary Ohio State coach Woody Hayes as "the most inspirational player I've ever seen," has died at the age of 85.

Brady turns off TNF, citing 'ridiculous penalties'

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Patriots quarterback Tom Brady tweeted his displeasure over the high number of penalties in the first half of Thursday night's Titans-Jaguars game and said he was turning off the broadcast.

Matthew Berry's Love/Hate for Week 3: A little perspective

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"Patience or panic" is a common theme after two weeks in fantasy football. Matthew Berry offers worthwhile perspective along with his usual lineup advice.

Alyssa Thomas plays through pain to give Sun a lift in WNBA semifinals

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With a torn labrum in each shoulder, Thomas has modified her shot and played through the pain. Now the Sun are a win shy of the WNBA Finals.

One way the Dodgers are better built for October than the Astros -- and everyone else

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In the playoffs, fastballs get faster. And no one crushes the fastest fastballs like Los Angeles. Could that superpower be the difference this fall?

Weekend Watch: Blockbuster matchups will rock the playoff races

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Just 10 days are left in the regular season, but five playoff spots are up for grabs.

Why Michigan-Wisconsin is Week 4's biggest game and more

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Notre Dame-Georgia might be the headliner, but here's why Michigan-Wisconsin is actually the most interesting, plus more notes on a big Week 4.

Inside Georgia's $200 million quest to take down Alabama

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By spending big on facility upgrades, recruiting and coaches, Georgia is making a necessary investment to compete at the top.

Graziano: How NFL players are taking control, and what the league could do next

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There's a growing trend of NFL player empowerment. And if you think the league isn't alarmed about it, you're wrong.

How Kyle Whittingham is building an unlikely Pac-12 power at Utah

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The No. 10 Utes might be the class of the conference, but they face a key test to their Pac-12 and playoff hopes Friday at USC.

UFC Fight Night viewers guide: Will Yair Rodriguez reach his potential?

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Saturday's fight in Mexico City against dangerous Jeremy Stephens might tell us a lot about Yair Rodriguez's future.

Main event breakdown: Rodriguez's volume all types of trouble for Stephens

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The offensive output of Yair Rodriguez could pose a significant problem for Jeremy Stephens.

Sorting out the current landscape of professional women's hockey

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The CWHL folded. The NWHL vows to play on. And a number of the world's top players are committing to the sport's future, but on their terms.

Super middleweight champs scout each other

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Four major organizations, four super middleweight champions. But who's the best at 168? We went directly to the source and asked them.

Rugby World Cup sweeps into Asia for first time on a sea of red and white

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Any thought that the tournament's first foray into Asia wouldn't be embraced by the people of Japan was blown away on opening night.