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  1. Source: Glen Davis out 8-12 weeks after ankle surgery
    Marc J. Spears

    Source: Glen Davis out 8-12 weeks after ankle surgery

  2. How much help will CFL teams get from NFL cuts this year?
    Andrew Bucholtz

    How much help will CFL teams get from NFL cuts this year?

  3. Cam Newton's little brother might be a big deal
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    Cam Newton's little brother might be a big deal

  4. Mostly NFL Notes: Some 2015 Season Predictions
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    Mostly NFL Notes: Some 2015 Season Predictions

  5. A spasming back is an ongoing issue, but Milos Raonic still moves into the US Open third round
    Stephanie Myles

    A spasming back is an ongoing issue, but Milos Raonic still moves into the US Open third round

  6. Texas sized surge helping Rangers in wild card race
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    Texas sized surge helping Rangers in wild card race

  7. Clayton Kershaw's 132-pitch masterpiece closes out Dodgers' sweep of Giants
    Tim Brown

    Clayton Kershaw's 132-pitch masterpiece closes out Dodgers' sweep of Giants

  8. Wife of Redskins GM apologizes for inappropriate tweets about ESPN reporter
    Jay Busbee

    Wife of Redskins GM apologizes for inappropriate tweets about ESPN reporter

  9. Wetzel to Forde podcast: Dissecting college football's opening weekend
    Pat Forde

    Wetzel to Forde podcast: Dissecting college football's opening weekend

  10. Penguins 'racist' locker room prank revealed in Jarkko Ruutu’s book
    Greg Wyshynski

    Penguins 'racist' locker room prank revealed in Jarkko Ruutu’s book

  11. Seahawks' Frank Clark in group of 5 high-risk rookies showing promise as preseason nears end
    Charles Robinson

    Seahawks' Frank Clark in group of 5 high-risk rookies showing promise as preseason nears end

  12. For the first time since March, Eugenie Bouchard has put together back-to-back wins and is in the US Open third round
    Stephanie Myles

    For the first time since March, Eugenie Bouchard has put together back-to-back wins and is in the US Open third round

  • Venus seeks sisterly advice to take down Swiss teenager

    Venus seeks sisterly advice to take down Swiss teenager

    By Steve Keating NEW YORK (Reuters) - Venus Williams earned a shot at a little family revenge by outlasting American compatriot Irina Falconi 6-3 6-7(2) 6-2 to set up an intriguing U.S. Open third round clash with Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic on … More »

    Reuters - 39 minutes ago
  • FIFA World Rankings List

    ZURICH (AP) -- FIFA world rankings published Thursday (August position in parentheses): … More »

    AP - Sports - 40 minutes ago
  • Saints plan to tie down Wanyama with new five-year deal

    Saints plan to tie down Wanyama with new five-year deal

    (Reuters) - Southampton midfielder Victor Wanyama, who was heavily linked with a move to Tottenham Hotspur during the summer transfer window, has been offered a new five-year contract by the club, according to British media reports. Wanyama has … More »

    Reuters - 41 minutes ago
  • Djokovic clicks into gear, races to third round

    Djokovic clicks into gear, races to third round

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic took a while to warm up against Austrian Andreas Haider-Maurer but shifted into gear to close out the first set and then raced to a 6-4 6-1 6-2 win that closed Wednesday's play of the U.S. Open. … More »

    Reuters - 43 minutes ago
  • Rooney set to eclipse Charlton's 45-year old record

    Rooney set to eclipse Charlton's 45-year old record

    By Mike Collett LONDON (Reuters) - Wayne Rooney can break Bobby Charlton's 45-year-old record and become the first player to score 50 goals for England when Roy Hodgson's men take on San Marino and Switzerland in their two upcoming Euro 2016 … More »

    Reuters - 47 minutes ago