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Yardbarker 2022 preseason college football All-American team

The 2022 college football season is right around the corner. It’s the right time to highlight some of the nation’s best players and the perfect time to unveil the 2022 RustWire college football All-American team. (Statistics are from…

watson maintains innocence wake 11 game suspension

Watson maintains innocence in wake of 11-game suspension

Soon after it was reported that the NFL and NFLPA agreed to an 11-game suspension and $5 million fine for Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson for violating the league’s personal conduct policy, Watson released a statement. Among other…

brett baty smashes two run homer first major

Brett Baty smashes two-run homer in first major-league at-bat

A day after receiving the call-up to the major leagues, New York Mets‘ top prospect Brett Baty didn’t wait long to make an impact for the big-league club.  Baty, inserted into the Mets’ starting lineup Thursday night, smashed…

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ESPN adds RG3 as analyst to ‘Monday Night Countdown’

ESPN has added a new analyst to its “Monday Night Countdown” team. The network announced on Wednesday that Robert Griffin III will join “Monday Night Countdown” for the upcoming season. RG3 will replace Randy Moss on the show….

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Rodolfo Castro suspended, fined for playing with phone in pocket

One week ago, Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Rodolfo Castro provided one of the most unique bloopers in recent MLB history when his iPhone fell out of his back pocket as he slid into third base during a game against…

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Diontae Johnson on George Pickens: ‘That’s a special talent’

Even before this past Saturday’s preseason-opening 32-25 win over the Seattle Seahawks, Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver George Pickens was earning high praise from onlookers who had seen him work during training camp.  Pickens was named among “must-see…

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Dodgers ace Buehler to undergo season-ending elbow surgery

The Dodgers announced Monday that right-hander Walker Buehler will undergo season-ending surgery on his right elbow on Aug. 23. He’s been out since June 10 after being diagnosed with a Grade 2 flexor strain. That injury initially called…

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Report: Brady’s absence was ‘preplanned, cleared’ by Bucs

Though Tom Brady’s extended number of excused absences from Tampa Bay Buccaneers practices in August has garnered loads of headlines, plus some concerns from fans, the team has apparently known about the situation for a while now.  According…

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Bucks-Celtics, Knicks-Sixers confirmed for Christmas Day

In addition, Shams Charania of The Athletic relays that the Celtics will host the Bucks. Boston beat Milwaukee in seven games during the second round of the playoffs last season. New York hosting teams on Christmas has become…

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Melvin Gordon calls out reporter for hilarious asumption

Melvin Gordon is dealing with a foot injury that caused him to miss some practice time this week. Contrary to what one reporter thought, however, the Denver Broncos running back did not warm up prior to Saturday night’s…