• USGA, R&A create local rule in wake of Dustin Johnson's U.S. Open issues
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    Devil Ball Golf

    USGA, R&A create local rule in wake of Dustin Johnson's U.S. Open issues

    Eventual winner Dustin Johnson had his final round and championship put into limbo when his ball moved on the fifth green at Oakmont Country Club. After the walking rules official declared Johnson didn’t cause the ball to move, USGA officials kept looking at the footage. As Johnson was making his back-nine run toward his first major, the USGA informed Johnson that he might — might — be penalized for the ball moving.

  • Justin Tuck says New York Giants need someone to light a fire
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    NBC Sports

    Justin Tuck says New York Giants need someone to light a fire

    Former Giants defensive lineman Justin Tuck says that someone needs to provide a lift for the team as it heads into a divisional showdown against the Cowboys.

  • Hot Stove Digest: Do the Cardinals have one more splashy signing in them?
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    Big League Stew

    Hot Stove Digest: Do the Cardinals have one more splashy signing in them?

    BE AGGRESSIVE: According to multiple reports, the St. Louis Cardinals signing of Dexter Fowler may signal the team becoming more aggressive in free agency, with Mark Trumbo and Edwin Encarnacion reported as possible future targets. The Cardinals haven’t exactly laid low this winter, but they haven’t