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Seattle Seahawks might join Colin Kaepernick anthem protest on Sunday

Seattle Seahawks might join Colin Kaepernick anthem protest on Sunday

The Seattle Seahawks are planning on expanding cornerback Jeremy Lane's silent protest of the US national anthem. "I don't want to put any pressure on anyone. What I will say is I know racism is real. I think it's very ironic to me that 15 years ago on Sept.11 was one of the most devastating times in U.S.history and after that day we were probably the most unified that we have ever been. Read More

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Halep beats Suarez Navarro at US Open

Halep beats Suarez Navarro at US Open

Pliskova arrived at Flushing Meadows as the only player ranked inside the top 20 yet to reach the fourth round at one of tennis's four blue riband events but the 10th-seeded Czech made her trip to the semis look like nothing new as she overwhelmed 18-year-old Konjuh in 57 minutes. Read More

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Florida Panthers Sign Jonathan Huberdeau To Extension

Florida Panthers Sign Jonathan Huberdeau To Extension

Huberdeau's deal - which was confirmed Tuesday by agent Allan Walsh - gives the Panthers 10 players who are under National Hockey League contracts for at least the next four seasons. Huberdeau was essentially the last offseason question mark, at least in terms of when a new deal was coming. Aleksander Barkov signed an extension in January, and Aaron Ekblad , Vincent Trocheck , Reilly Smith and now Huberdeau all got extensions done this summer. Read More

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China looking for Korea bounce against Iran

China looking for Korea bounce against Iran

This is Team China's first game at home in the campaign. The PRC fell in their opener against South Korea, but a two goal comeback boosted the team's confidence. With Son Heung-min returning to England to fight for his place at Tottenham Hotspur, Korea had little sharpness about them up front and had few clear-cut chances. Read More

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49ers cut Miller after alleged attack on 70-yr-old

49ers cut Miller after alleged attack on 70-yr-old

The 49ers star fled the scene as both men were transported to the hospital. Online jail records show Miller was arrested in connection with assault with a deadly weapon, two counts of making criminal threats and battery. The 70-year-old father came to help his son, but Miller punched him in the face. This isn't Miller's first run-in with the law over violent behavior. Read More

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Wentz to start in Week 1 vs. Browns

Wentz to start in Week 1 vs. Browns

In another twist, this game features two quarterbacks who were the No. 2 overall picks of the draft - Robert Griffin III in 2012 (when he was with the Redskins ) and Wentz. I think I get it now. "He's got all the tools, and we're ready to go now". I feel really comfortable with where we are. The trade of previous starter Sam Bradford on Saturday changed that. Read More

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Serena Williams sets grand slam standard

Serena Williams sets grand slam standard

This is where it all started so it's always magical out here, but 308 sounds pretty good", she said in her court-side interview with ESPN. Also in women's action, Simona Halep , the fifth seed, downed Carla Suarez Navarro, the 11th seed, in straight sets, 6-2, 7-5, on Monday. Read More

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UCLA vs. Texas A&M 2016

UCLA vs. Texas A&M 2016

It's worth noting former UCLA offensive coordinator Noel Mazzone is now the man calling the shots for the Aggies, which could play a role in this one. In fact, there were over 102,000 people on hand to see the Aggies take on the Bruins on Saturday. Two trips to the red zone yielded two field goals from JJ Molson a freshman specialist who coach Jim Mora lauded as one of the bright spots of the game. Read More

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ECU No Longer In Running For Big 12

ECU No Longer In Running For Big 12

Memphis' pitch to the Big 12 includes the financial backing of corporate giant FedEx, which is headquartered in Memphis. Among the schools reportedly making the cut are UConn, Houston, Memphis, Cincinnati, South Florida and Central Florida, all of the AAC, and BYU and Colorado State. Read More

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Penn State to honor Paterno 50 years after debut

Penn State to honor Paterno 50 years after debut

Penn State will honor former head football coach Joe Paterno before their game against Temple University of September 17, according to a new promotional schedule released by the university's athletic department on Thursday. Sandusky, an assistant under Paterno from 1969 to 1999, was sentenced to 60 years in prison for multiple incidents of sexual abuse of minors. Yet despite the findings Freeh delivered to the university, it appears that Paterno's 409 career wins are more important and the ... Read More

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Felipe Massa highs and lows

Felipe Massa highs and lows

Heading into the season finale, Massa was seven points behind championship leader Lewis Hamilton . He showed he was a driver to be reckoned with, as he took his first career podium at the Nurburgring and then his first pole and victory at the Turkish Grand Prix. Read More

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Sanchez, Ozil shine as Arsenal top Watford

Arsene Wenger is having to play mix-and-match with his lineups already, leaving Arsenal a little shaken and not playing near their capability. And after a strong second-half showing from the Golden Boys, Deeney believes there is more to come from his side still developing under Mazzarri. Read More

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Tigers Sign Midfielder James Weir From Manchester United

Tigers Sign Midfielder James Weir From Manchester United

There aren't many players who have been as consistent as Weir for United's U21s over the last couple of seasons and the fact he made his breakthrough into the first-team squad past year is a testament to the progress he made. "I couldn't be happier to join Hull and really get my career started". Weir captained United's Under-21s side last season, having joined their academy in 2008. Read More

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Video shows furious Hope Solo after being handed suspension

Video shows furious Hope Solo after being handed suspension

The 35-year-old goalkeeper has played with the national team for 17 years, and the visceral reaction to her termination - captured by Fullscreen as Solo leaves a meeting with U.S. "After careful consideration, I have made a decision to end my season with the Seattle Reign , an organization I love playing for", said Solo. "After watching the team's win against Portland this weekend and seeing Haley Kopmeyer playing so well in goal, I truly believe this decision is what's best for me and the ... Read More

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Mason joins Hull City for club-record fee

Mason joins Hull City for club-record fee

Hull have struggled to sign anyone this summer with only goalkeeper David Marshall arriving but they won both of their opening Premier League fixtures against Leicester and Swansea with just 13 fit senior players. "Also a huge thank you to all the fans who showed their support in me, the club will always be special to me". "It's great that everything got finalised so quickly and I can't wait to meet the rest of the lads and get started now". Read More

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Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

An official from the Norwegian Nature Inspectorate (Statens naturoppsyn - NNI) was on a routine inspection on Friday when he walked into an area where dead reindeer were lying close together on the ground. Officials believe they were all killed in a single lightning storm. "We have never experienced such numbers before". The animals were discovered over the weekend by the Norwegian Environmental Agency over the weekend. Read More

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