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How it started: First jobs in football for all 32 NFL head coaches

July 18, 2019 - 7:38am
They got coffee, cut tape, lined the field, played the "Grim Reaper," even washed cars. An NFL head coach has to start somewhere. Here are their stories.
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Why Mariano Rivera is two Hall of Famers in one

July 18, 2019 - 7:38am
Would Mo have been a Cooperstown lock if he'd ONLY pitched in the postseason? What if he'd never sniffed October? Turns out, he's even better than you might have realized.
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TBT 2019 schedule, tip times, TV info, expert picks

July 18, 2019 - 7:38am
The $2 million TBT begins on Friday. Here's info on how to watch and who our experts are picking to win The Basketball Tournament.
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Ibrahimovic says he's still better than Vela 'by far'

July 18, 2019 - 1:38am
LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic said he is "by far" still the best player in MLS even compared to LAFC's Carlos Vela.
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Fisher, Aggies score big with No. 1 QB recruit

July 17, 2019 - 7:37pm
In one of the biggest recruiting wins to date for Jimbo Fisher since arriving in College Station, top dual-threat quarterback Haynes King committed to Texas A&M on Wednesday.
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Bama LB: Tide's best still better than Clemson's

July 17, 2019 - 7:37pm
Alabama's Dylan Moses refuses to believe Clemson was the better team in last year's title game, and Nick Saban thinks distractions might have cost the Crimson Tide in the 44-16 loss to the Tigers.
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Angels' Ramirez suspended for drilling Marisnick

July 17, 2019 - 7:37pm
Angels reliever Noe Ramirez was suspended for three games and fined an undisclosed amount for throwing at Astros outfielder Jake Marisnick.
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Falcons, LB Jones reach $57M deal through '23

July 17, 2019 - 7:37pm
Pro Bowl linebacker Deion Jones, who led the Falcons in tackles in 2016 and '17, has reached a four-year extension worth $57 million, including $34 million guaranteed.
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Swinney showcases lineman as QB 'stunt double'

July 17, 2019 - 7:37pm
Clemson guard John Simpson -- all 325 pounds of him -- arrived to Wednesday's annual ACC Kickoff event in a suit, tie and blonde wig, mimicking Trevor Lawrence's trademark locks.
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Sources: Thunder's attempts to move Paul stall

July 17, 2019 - 4:37pm
The Thunder's attempts to trade Chris Paul have stalled, meaning he may stay with the team this season, sources told ESPN.
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Source: NFL, NFLPA meetings end after one day

July 17, 2019 - 4:37pm
Meetings between the NFL and the NFLPA, originally scheduled to run through Friday, have ended after one day because information was presented that needed to be discussed with other owners, a source told ESPN.
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Price responds as spat with Eckersley resurfaces

July 17, 2019 - 4:37pm
Red Sox pitcher David Price said Hall of Famer Dennis Eckersley "needs attention," after a previous feud between the two was brought up in a Boston Globe profile on Eckersley.
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2019 fantasy football handcuffs: Austin Ekeler among top options

July 17, 2019 - 4:37pm
Which players are worth drafting to handcuff your best starters? Mike Clay breaks down each team's backfield and pegs the top options at WR, TE and QB.
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Passan’s MLB trade deadline preview: 10 big storylines to watch

July 17, 2019 - 1:37pm
From the aces who might move to the contenders that could go big, here's where the major players and teams stand as the countdown to the new single deadline heats up.
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Tua: Learned many lessons from loss to Clemson

July 17, 2019 - 1:37pm
Six months after a blowout loss to Clemson in the CFP National Championship, Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is appreciating the lessons offered by the Crimson Tide's rare defeat.
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Person avoids prison in college bribery sentencing

July 17, 2019 - 1:37pm
Ex-Auburn assistant Chuck Person was sentenced to community service during two years of supervised release for accepting $91,500 in bribes as part of the college corruption scandal.
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Canelo to postpone traditional September fight

July 17, 2019 - 1:37pm
Middleweight champ Canelo Alvarez, who calls it a "responsibility" to fight in both May and September, has given up his Sept. 14 date this year after he couldn't find a suitable opponent.
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Baker Mayfield won't back down

July 17, 2019 - 1:37pm
The uncompromising, unapologetic quarterback is a big reason the Browns are the NFL's hottest team (yeah, you read that right).
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MLS and USMNT Rumor Rater: Aaron Long leaving for the Premier League?

July 17, 2019 - 11:45am
An unnamed Premier League club has lodged two bids for New York Red Bulls center-back Aaron Long. We delve into that and more in MLS Rumor Rater.
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Mesut Ozil's decline shows soccer's No. 10s are a dying breed

July 17, 2019 - 11:39am
Mesut Ozil had an otherworldly 2015-16 for Arsenal. Ever since, he -- and the rest of football's great No. 10s -- have been in steep decline.
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