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Ranking QBs in Amway Coaches Poll

Auburn Tigers quarterback Nick Marshall (14) motions to pass during the second quarter against the Missouri Tigers of the 2013 SEC Championship game at Georgia Dome.(Photo: Kevin Liles, USA TODAY Sports) Last season, college football once again saw a redshirt … Continue reading

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Are Red Sox big winners of MLB trade deadline?

Allen Craig (USA TODAY Sports Images) Major League Baseballā€™s annual July 31 non-waiver trade deadline ended in a flurry of activity highlighted by the blockbuster trade that sent David Price from the Tampa Bay Rays to the Detroit Tigers. But … Continue reading

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Nightengale: Trade flurry sets stage for playoffs

Jon Lester joins a strong Athletics rotation as his previous team looks primed for a rebound in 2015.(Photo: Bob DeChiara, USA TODAY Sports) Can we go ahead and stop the season now, fast-forward to the playoffs and get to this … Continue reading

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Bell: Time for the NFL to rewrite punishment rules

San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Aldon Smith wipes his face during training camp at the SAP Performance Facility.(Photo: Kyle Terada, USA TODAY Sports) Ray Rice seemed genuine enough in facing the music on Thursday, with his first public comments since … Continue reading

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Breaking down Amway Coaches Poll

Gus Malzahn led Auburn to the national championship game last season.(Photo: Gary A. Vasquez, USA TODAY Sports) USA TODAY Sports takes a look at the outlooks for every team in the preseason Amway Coaches Poll top 25. AMWAY COACHES POLL: … Continue reading

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Indian tribe explains taking money from Redskins

Workers from the Chippewa Cree Tribe install playground equipment with funds from the Washington Redskins Original Americans Foundation on the Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation in Montana.(Photo: Larry Beckner for USA TODAY Sports) BOX ELDER, Mont. ā€“ Mike Sangrey understands some … Continue reading

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Marshawn Lynch expected to end holdout Friday

USA TODAY Sports’ Chris Strauss explains how Lynch has no leverage and how his backups are getting valuable reps. USA TODAY Sports Article source: Article Source

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David Price traded in three-team blockbuster

David Price was 11-8 with a 3.11 ERA this season with the Rays.(Photo: Kim Klement, USA TODAY Sports) In a stunning move that gives them three former Cy Young Award winners, the Detroit Tigers have acquired David Price from the … Continue reading

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Brennan: What Ravens’ Rice, NFL should do now

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice (27) gets introduced prior to the game against the Cincinnati Bengals in November at MT Bank Stadium.(Photo: Evan Habeeb, USA TODAY Sports) Out of the hundreds of NFL interviews that will take place over … Continue reading

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USA basketball has tight point guard competition

Team USA guard Kyrie Irving takes a shot during a practice session at Mendenhall Center.(Photo: Stephen R. Sylvanie, USA TODAY Sports) LAS VEGAS ā€“ Damian Lillard sized up Bradley Beal on the left wing on Wednesday, the shot clock winding … Continue reading

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