• Roy Nelson Explains Why He Kicked Referee ‘Big' John McCarthy

    Veteran heavyweight Roy Nelson scored a knockout win over Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva on Saturday on the UFC Fight Night Brasilia main card, but what he did after the fight overshadowed the victory. As McCarthy was kneeling down explaining to Silva what happened, Nelson walked over and lightly kicked…

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  • Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez dies in boating accident

    MIAMI (AP) — Jose Fernandez escaped from Cuba by boat on his fourth try as a teenager, and when his mother fell into the Yucatan Channel during the journey, he jumped in and pulled her out.

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  • Cris Cyborg: ‘I Can't Make 135,' Wants UFC Superfight Future

    Cris Cyborg wants to continue fighting in the Octagon, but don't ever expect her to challenge for the UFC bantamweight championship. Cyborg currently holds the Invicta FC featherweight championship, and was the Strikeforce featherweight champion. While adding another belt to her collection would be…

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  • Fantasy football start/sit advice, Week 3: Jerick McKinnon has some massive shoes to fill

    The Vikings running back is now the team’s starter after an injury to Adrian Peterson last week. Editor’s update: The Vikings have changed things up and announced Matt Asiata as the starter vs. the Panthers. In reality, Minnesota Vikings running back Jerick McKinnon would always love to get more…

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  • Ivanovic: Chelsea let Conte down

    Chelsea fell to a heavy loss at Arsenal and defender Branislav Ivanovic conceded the visitors had failed to follow their boss' game plan.

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  • Fantasy football start/sit advice, Week 3: Can Charles Sims make an impact as a starter?

    Due to injuries, Tampa Bay will roll with their backup running back as the starter this weekend vs. the Rams. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will have Charles Sims as their top option in the backfield for Week 3. Sims will get the nod as the starter, but he is expected to split some of his touches with…

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  • Marlins Star Pitcher José Fernández Dies in Boating Accident at 24

    Miami Marlins pitcher José Fernández was killed in a boating accident early Sunday morning. Fernández was confirmed as one of the three deceased found. The Miami-Dade Fire Department released a photo of the crash scene off the coast of the Florida city.

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  • AP TOP 25: No. 8 Wisconsin moves up, LSU moves out of poll

    Wisconsin moved up to No. 8 in The Associated Press college football poll and LSU became the second preseason top-10 team to drop out of the rankings in the first month of the season.

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  • Boxer Tyson Fury Has Been Deemed 'Medically Unfit' To Fight Wladimir Klitschko Due To Mental Illness

    The heavyweight mess surrounding Tyson Fury and former four title holder Wladimir Klitschko continues to be a circus as Fury has pulled out of their rematch for the second time this year. Originally scheduled for July, the match was pushed back to October after Fury injured his ankle two weeks…

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  • Markus Wheaton injury update: Steelers WR good to go vs. Eagles

    The Pittsburgh Steelers are not listing Markus Wheaton on their Week 3 injury report, which means he will almost certainly play vs. the Philadelphia Eagles. A shoulder injury kept Wheaton from playing in Pittsburgh’s first two games, but he practiced fully this week this week after getting in two…

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  • Women's tennis needed 'new face' at top: Muguruza

    French Open winner Garbine Muguruza said Sunday that it was about time women's tennis had a "new face" at the top, after Angelique Kerber broke Serena Williams' 186-week dominance atop the rankings. Kerber became number one when Karolina Pliskova dispatched Williams in the semi-final of the US Open…

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  • I beat Usain Bolt in a race - Bolasie

    Yannick Bolasie said "I had him in a race" when describing a friendly kick-about with Usain Bolt in 2015.

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  • Zverev ends Wawrinka's 11-final winning run

    Stan Wawrinka had triumphed in 11 finals since the 2014 Chennai Open, but his streak was brought to an end by Alexander Zverev.

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  • Delanie Walker injury update: Titans TE questionable vs. Raiders

    Delanie Walker is very questionable to face the Raiders in Week 3. Editor’s update: Adam Schefter is reporting Walker is a "close call," and a decision will not be made until after early warmups. The Tennessee Titans are listing tight end Delanie Walker as questionable for Week 3 vs. the Oakland…

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    Demonstrators protest outside of Bank of America Stadium (17 photos)

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Chanting ”No Justice! No Peace!” as they converged outside Bank of America Stadium, about 100 people peacefully demonstrated the fatal police shooting of a black man. A heavy police presence surrounded the stadium, where officers dressed in black riot gear in preparation for…

    Amber Matsumoto20 mins ago