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Why One Team Named the Indians Won't Be Changing Its Name

42 minutes ago   |   NY Times

A minor league team in Spokane, Wash., has steadfastly stood by its nickname with the support of the local Native American community.
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Patriots' McCourty slams league for attempt to change opt-out deadline

1 hour ago   |   National Post

New England Patriots safety Devin McCourty said it is an "absolute joke" that the National Football League was looking to bring forward a deadline for players to opt out of the...
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Lamar Jackson Opens Up About Ravens' Playoff Losses: 'I'm Tired of Going Home'

5 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

Lamar Jackson knows what it's like to win an NFL MVP, but he doesn't know what it's like to win a playoff game. He's ready to change that...
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FMIA: After Two Early Playoff Exits, Lamar Jackson Enters 2020 On A Mission: ‘I'm Tired Of Going Home'

5 hours ago   |   NBC Sports   |   2 articles

Lamar Jackson did not watch the Super Bowl. The game was on his home turf in south Florida for the first time in 10 years, and Jackson loves football, but he couldn't bring...
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Rick Spielman, Vikings Reportedly Finalizing Multi-Year Contract Extension

7 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

The Minnesota Vikings and general manager Rick Spielman are reportedly putting the finishing touches on a multi-year contract extension, according to Tom Pelissero of the NFL...
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Leonard Williams on Giants injury list with hamstring issue

Leonard Williams on Giants injury list with hamstring issue

7 hours ago   |   New York Post

Durable defensive tackle Leonard Williams is starting the most important year of his career with a minor injury. The Giants designated Williams - who is their highest-paid...
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Eagles head coach Pederson tests positive for COVID-19

7 hours ago   |   National Post   |   7 articles

Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson has tested positive for COVID-19, the National Football League team announced on Sunday.
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Panthers DT Short anxious for return despite COVID-19

Panthers DT Short anxious for return despite COVID-19

7 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Panthers two-time Pro Bowler Kawann Short thought about opting out, but the 6-foot-3, 315-pound defensive tackle simply couldn't bear the thought of missing...
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Coach Sean McVay now optimistic Rams can play while adhering to health protocols

9 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Rams coach Sean McVay has changed his tune since expressing skepticism in June about whether NFL football could be played amid strict coronavirus guidelines.
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Navy probes event featuring military dogs attacking ‘target' in Kaepernick jersey

Navy probes event featuring military dogs attacking ‘target' in Kaepernick jersey

10 hours ago   |   New York Post

The Navy on Sunday said it is investigating video footage that shows military dogs at a SEAL museum fundraiser being sicced on a male “target'' wearing a Colin Kaepernick...
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Microsoft in advanced talks to buy TikTok's US business

Microsoft in advanced talks to buy TikTok's US business

Microsoft is in advanced talks to buy the U.S. operations of TikTok, the popular Chinese-owned video app that has been a source of national security and censorship concerns... Read more ...

College student creates product to try to create safer interactions between...

College student creates product to try to create safer interactions between drivers, law enforcement

David Price has already seen 1,400 pre-orders, and the product is patent-pending. Read more ...

Pompeo says President Trump will take action 'in the coming days' on TikTok...

Pompeo says President Trump will take action 'in the coming days' on TikTok and other Chinese apps

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that President Donald Trump "will take action in the coming days" on Chinese apps, including TikTok, citing national security risks. Read more ...

El Paso organizes events marking 1st anniversary of deadly Walmart shooting...

El Paso organizes events marking 1st anniversary of deadly Walmart shooting with pandemic in mind

Events to mark the anniversary of the shooting, where 23 people died, have taken on a new look amid the global pandemic Read more ...

Eagles coach Doug Pederson tests positive for coronavirus

Eagles coach Doug Pederson tests positive for coronavirus

Eagles coach Doug Pederson tested positive for coronavirus, the team announced Sunday. The Super Bowl-winning coach told his players the news during an unscheduled team meeting... Read more ...

Spurgeon scores 2, Stalock gets shutout as Wild top Canucks

Spurgeon scores 2, Stalock gets shutout as Wild top Canucks

EDMONTON, Alberta - Jared Spurgeon scored twice and Alex Stalock stopped 28 shots to get his his first career postseason win, leading the Minnesota Wild in a 3-0 win over the... Read more ...

Korpisalo shuts out Maple Leafs 2-0 in first playoff start

Korpisalo shuts out Maple Leafs 2-0 in first playoff start

TORONTO - Joonas Korpisalo stopped 28 shots in his first playoff start, Cam Atkinson scored early in the third period and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Toronto Maple Leafs... Read more ...

Lord & Taylor Is Latest Major Retailer To File For Bankruptcy Protection

Lord & Taylor Is Latest Major Retailer To File For Bankruptcy Protection

The iconic department store is the latest major retailer to succumb to the ongoing pandemic. Read more ...

Westbrook scores 31 as Rockets get 120-116 win over Bucks

Westbrook scores 31 as Rockets get 120-116 win over Bucks

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Russell Westbrook scored 31 points and the Houston Rockets used strong defense down the stretch for a 120-116 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on... Read more ...

Red-hot Judge powers streaking Yankees past Red Sox 9-7

Red-hot Judge powers streaking Yankees past Red Sox 9-7

NEW YORK - Aaron Judge homered twice and drove in five runs, connecting for the fifth straight game and breaking an eighth-inning tie with a tape-measure shot that powered the... Read more ...