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After MAC surrenders to pandemic, will other leagues follow?

20 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By RALPH D. RUSSO In many ways, the Mid-American Conference has little in common with Power Five leagues that first come to mind when fans think of major college...
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Cam Newton's crash course with the Patriots playbook can't fail

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

For a quarterback, learning and grasping an NFL playbook isn't particularly easy. And that's just the playbooks for all teams not residing in Foxboro. The Patriots' book is in...
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Anti-Semitism also deserves to be condemned

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

The recognition of existing racial disparities now commands an unprecedented national platform, due to a recent series of Black homicides at the hands of police. Another...
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Life in Tampa Bay is growing on Tom Brady

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

One hundred and forty days. That's how long Tom Brady has been something other than a New England Patriot in the NFL. One hundred and forty days. That's been the extent of...
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Birx: Boston needs to ‘get on top' of coronavirus uptick

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

Dr. Deborah Birx, the coordinator of the White House coronavirus task force, has called out Boston as one of a handful of cities nationwide that need to “get on top of”...
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66 players opt out of NFL season due to coronavirus pandemic

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

A total of 66 players have opted out of the 2020 NFL season due to the coronavirus pandemic, nearly half of them linemen. Twenty offensive linemen and 11 on defense opted out...
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As opt-out deadline approaches, Patriots say they feel safe at the stadium

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

After two days of being on site in Foxboro, several Patriots gave the organization a thumbs up when it came to making the players feel safe with respect to COVID-19. During a...
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Navy investigating video of dogs attacking Kaepernick fill-in

Navy investigating video of dogs attacking Kaepernick fill-in

5 days ago   |   Politico   |   5 articles

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - The Navy is investigating an incident in which dogs attacked a “Colin Kaepernick stand-in” during a K-9 demonstration during a 2019 fundraiser at the...
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Devin McCourty rips NFL over changing player opt-out deadline

6 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

Devin McCourty came out swinging. As one of four Patriots' captains doing video conferences with the media Sunday, McCourty didn't want to take questions. The Patriots...
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Will the opt-out depleted Patriots finally be dethroned in the AFC East?

7 days ago   |   Boston Herald

When Tom Brady moved on from the Patriots, signing a free-agent deal with the Bucs, fellow AFC East teams couldn't uncork the champagne bottles fast enough, and let the...
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Biden continues to lead in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, polls indicate

Biden continues to lead in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, polls indicate

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Trump extends student loan relief through year's end

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