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PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK: Brothers do battle at Pats-Bears practices

He'll surely get more time with the first- and second-teamers if Fuller is out, so he'll have to keep producing. "If there's any negative, he's a little bit u...


DC police chief stepping down to head security for NFL

Washington D.C. Chief of Police Cathy Lanier was named as the league's Senior Vice President of Security on Tuesday. Lanier was one of 10 female police chief...


Melissa Rosenberg reveals season 2 is getting new villains

Last Friday, Rosenberg took to Entertainment Weekly for an interview about the things to come when "Jessica Jones" hits its second season on Netflix, and it l...


Mystery Solved: Why Rio's Olympic Diving Pool Turned Green

Olympic spokesman Mario Andrada also explained the color change, but said the water was safe. "She wrote on Twitter that "#FixTheSwamp" should start trendin...


Colombia secure quarter-final spot after Nigeria win

Going into the knock -out stage, that's a different ball game. "But the problems, it's always the same thing and it's not good trying to compete with having p...


Viviani wins gold for Italy, Cavendish adds to British haul

There was some controversy when Park Sanghoon struck Cavendish's back wheel, the Briton having swung down the track moments after appearing to look in the South...


Elaine Thompson: Jamaican wins women's 100m gold at Rio 2016 Olympics

American Tori Bowie came from behind in the final 50 meters to earn the silver medal, running 10.83 with a lean at the line. Until she finished second in th...


Venus Williams wins historic fifth medal

Venus Williams was denied a record fifth Olympic gold medal as fellow Americans Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Jack Sock beat her and Rajeev Ram in the mixed double...


Barcelona, Sevilla ready to contest Spanish Super Cup

Despite a bright start, Barca struggled for large periods of the game at the Sanchez Pizjuan and Luis Enrique was forced to make first half substitutions as d...


#RioGoldRush: Praught advances to 3000m steeplechase final after protest

Praught and two other runners in the physical race were sent toppling to the track in a series of collisions and ended up finishing far back in the pack. Having...


From green pool to missing pontoon, Rio's problems won't go away

Wednesday, after the water polo pool also turned green, Rio officials claimed they had figured out the issue and that the water would be back to its normal co...


India closing in on victory against W.Indies

Having lost an entire day, it was a superb effort by the bowling unit that saw them bundle out West Indies for 108 in 47.3 overs while chasing a stiff victory...


Wiggins appears to be feeling strain despite qualifying fastest in team pursuit

In the women's omnium, London 2012 Olympic gold medallist and world champion Laura Trott of Great Britain is favoured, but Sarah Hammer, a silver medallist in...


National Basketball Association releases 2016-17 schedule, kicks off with Knicks-Cavs, Spurs-Warriors

In 10 Christmas games, James' teams are 7-3 but have lost their last two, each of which has been with the Cavaliers. The five-game Christmas schedule is hig...


Basketball: U.S. all business in Rio opener against China

Australia 87, France 66: Andrew Bogut wanted one more shot to represent Australia at the Olympics and wasn't going to let an injury take that away again. Former...


Lane Johnson Suspended 10 Games: Latest Comments and Reaction

Johnson signed a six-year deal worth $63 million in January. Johnson told Fox Sports' Jay Glazer that he took an approved amino acid and is waiting for the ...


Kubiak holds off on naming starting QB for preseason opener

However, right now it's clear Kubiak feels veteran Sanchez and second-year pro Siemian have a better grasp of the offense and have the best chance of leading it...


Banged-up Bills to ink LB Brandon Spikes

Former Alabama linebacker Reggie Ragland, the Buffalo Bills' second-round pick in this year's draft, appears to have a torn ACL, according to ESPN's Adam Sc...


Diaz lifts PHL in Rio with silver medal

Diaz copped the silver, the country's first Olympic medal in 20 years, in the women's 53-kg weightlifting and effectively wrote herself into Philippine sports ...


Furyk shoots PGA Tour-record 58 in final round at Travelers

He was inches away from a 57 on the 18th whole missing on a 27-foot birdie attempt. Ponte Vedra Beach resident Jim Furyk has shattered two of the most hallowe...


Rio Police, Russian embassy disagree on details of fatality

However, Russia's embassy in Brasilia moved to deny any connection with Braga, saying: "No representative of the Russian consulate general in Rio de Janeiro was...


DEVELOPING First Rio gold for Russian Federation from judo's Mudranov

Despite coming into the men's -60kg tournament at No. 18 in the most recent world rankings from the International Judo Federation and earning the No. 16 seed in...


Five-Game Losing Slump Knocks Orioles Off Top of AL East

But yesterday I called the game a must win , more so for psychological reasons than anything else. Logan Ondrusek pitched a ideal bottom of the 12th for the ...


South Korea nearly flawless in team archery, beats US

The machine-like South Koreans continued their solid form in the final, nailing six 10-score hits in a row in the first set before wrapping up the victory with ...


Olympics-Ledecky lights up pool with Phelps yet to come

After an opening night of swimming saw the U.S. shut out of gold, Ledecky is poised to change that on Sunday. RIO DE JANEIRO , BRAZIL - AUGUST 07: Katie Led...


Dwyane Wade says he loves Pat Riley, it's a business

He accepted the invitation to guest-host Thursday's show weeks ago. Wade left for the Chicago Bulls in free agency this week after 13 years and three champion...


Magnificent Serena pulls up alongside Graf

Serena Williams won her seventh Wimbledon title this afternoon, cementing her place as one of the greatest athletes of all time , female or not. "I don't th...


Andy Murray eases past eccentric Nick Kyrgios to reach last eight

Tuesday's other matchups: No. 4 Angelique Kerber vs. No. 5 Simona Halep, and No. 19 Dominika Cibulkova vs. Elena Vesnina. Five-time champion Venus takes on...


Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national team

Even if Messi does go through with his retirement from Argentina's national team, he will presumably continue to play for his club team Barcelona . "He fee...


Canadian GP: Hamilton beats Rosberg to pole

Red Bull's Max Verstappen was second fastest behind Vettel, setting a quickest lap of 1:14.158. "In terms of laps, they weren't particularly that great", adde...