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  1. Stand or stay out of sight: NFL takes on anthem protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The Chronicle Herald

    NFL owners approved a new policy Wednesday aimed at quelling the firestorm over national anthem protests sparked by Colin Kaepernick and polarized by President Trump, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the "The Star-Spangled Banner" but requiring them to stand if they come to the field. Commissioner Roger Goodell said the change was approved unanimously by the owners at their spring meeting in Atlanta, but even that was up for debate.


  2. Report: Richie Incognito placed in psychiatric hold after gym altercationRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | WGR-AM Buffalo

    The Buffalo Bills released Richie Incognito from their reserved/retired list on Monday, as Incognito has said he wants to play again in the NFL. He's staying in the headlines.


  3. BSH 2018 Community Draft Board, No. 10: Jesperi KotkaniemiRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Broad Street Hockey

    Kotkaniemi is quite possibly one of the more underrated prospects in this draft class. I'm usually not all that big into player comparisons, but this guy compares a lot to Sean Couturier.


  4. No pressure not a good thing for Matthews and the PackersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Star Tribune

    Clay Matthews is learning new playbook terminology this spring under a new defensive coordinator, though his overall goals haven't changed. The Packers didn't add a potential game-changing edge rusher in free agency or via the draft.


  5. Sunderland have been given permission to speak to St Mirren manager Jack RossRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Sutton Guardian

    Sunderland have been given permission to speak to St Mirren boss Jack Ross about the managerial vacancy at the Stadium of Light, the Scottish club has confirmed. Ross has emerged as the leading candidate to replace Chris Coleman on Wearside in recent days and new owner Stewart Donald has now made his move.


  6. NFL owners adopt new policy to address anthem protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Daily Democrat

    ATLANTA >> NFL owners have approved a new policy aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the “The Star-Spangled Banner” but requiring them to stand if they come to the field. In a sign that players were not part of the discussions, any violations of the policy would result in fines against the team - not the players.


  7. Tennessee Titans most important OTA story line: QBsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | TitanSized

    Watching and talking about OTAs is more interesting than sitting around and doing nothing while waiting for the Tennessee Titans to start training camp. However, not every nugget of information is a gem.


  8. Napoli president thanks Sarri as Ancelotti emerges as potential successorRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Sutton Guardian

    Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has thanked head coach Maurizio Sarri for his achievements as head coach as the Serie A club reportedly look to appoint Carlo Ancelotti as his successor. In his third season in charge Sarri, 59, led Napoli to a second-placed finish, with a 91-point haul not enough to beat Juventus to the Scudetto.


  9. Aggies schedule home-and-home with juggernautRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago |

    The first meeting will take place on Nov. 15, 2018 at Gonzaga's McCarthey Athletic Center in Spokane, Wash. That trip will come just before Texas A&M travels to Canada for the Vancouver Showcase Nov. 18-20, which will also feature Minnesota, Santa Clara and Washington.


  10. Alabama, USC set to meet in season-opening...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | CBS Sports

    ... if it's the wise decision, but you have to admire the courage. Tom Fornelli has been a college football writer at CBS Sports since 2010. During his time at CBS, Tom has proven time and again that he hates your favorite team and thinks your rival is ...


  11. NFL Takes Hard Stance Against Kneeling With New 2018 Anthem PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Black Enterprise

    The NFL approved a 2018 national anthem policy, but the NFLPA is not having it. The new rule will " subject teams to a fine if a player or any other team personnel do not show appropriate respect for the anthem."


  12. Despite impressive numbers and push from Heat, Josh Richardson left off NBA All-Defensive teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Palm Beach Post

    The numbers say Josh Richardson is an elite defender. But he'll have to wait at least one more year to get formal confirmation on that.


  13. Carlo Ancelotti has returned to Serie A with NapoliRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | South Wales Argus

    The 58-year-old former Chelsea, Real Madrid and Paris St Germain boss succeeds Sarri at Stadio San Paolo, less than a week after the latter secured a second-placed finish behind Juventus in Serie A. A statement published on Napoli's official website on Wednesday evening said Ancelotti, who had been out of work since leaving Bayern Munich last September, would take charge for the next three campaigns. He tweeted: "I thank Maurizio Sarri for his dedication to Napoli which has brought great prestige and joy to the city and the fans by creating a style of football which is admired everywhere and by everyone.


  14. Ex-Twins infielder Niko Goodrum homers to lift Tigers to victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Star Tribune

    Niko Goodrum, cut by the Twins after finally making his major league debut late last season, hit a tiebreaking, two-run home run against his former team as the Detroit Tigers beat the Twins 4-1 on Wednesday afternoon at Target Field. The 25-year-old Goodrum was a second-round pick of the Twins in 2010 and played in their minor league system seven years before getting his shot at the majors.


  15. Tennessee Titans: Nashville to Host 2019 NFL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | TitanSized

    A booming city with a fantastic vibe and nightlife, the Music City has finally been chosen by the league to host an NFL Draft. After a few weeks of rumors and speculation, the NFL announced today that Nashville has been selected as the city that will host the 2019 NFL Draft.


  16. Joe Root hopes to get England back to winning ways this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Sutton Guardian

    Joe Root has confidence in England's young and old to deliver as Dom Bess prepares for his Lord's debut and Alastair Cook tries to prove he is still a world-beating opener. Root, who confirmed on the eve of the first NatWest Test that 20-year-old off-spinner Bess will face Pakistan, backed Cook to extend his record-breaking career "for another couple of years at least".


  17. Draymond Green selected to NBA's All-Defensive Second TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Golden State Warriors' Draymond Green manages to block a shot by Cleveland Cavaliers' J.R. Smith during the first quarter of Game 5 of the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Monday, June 12, 2017. Warriors' forward Draymond Green has been selected to the NBA's All-Defensive Second Team, the league announced Wednesday morning.


  18. Former MLB outfielder Lenny Dykstra arrested ...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | CBS Sports

    ... of grand theft auto and one count of filing a false financial report. Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for and He's the author of three books, the most recent ...


  19. Ryan Tannehill doesn't regret bypassing surgery, but isn't in denial about decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Palm Beach Post

    The Dolphins' 2017 season was dead once Tannehill went down last August, his rehabilitated, but not operated-on knee buckling in the grass. For nearly 10 months, we've been wanting to ask Tannehill about that moment.


  20. Jets' Christopher Johnson says he won't fine players who kneel during anthemRead the original story

    11 min ago |

    If you missed the NFL's new anthem policy -- which passed unanimously among the owners, including Johnson -- there are a few key points that Johnson alluded to in his statement: Players no longer have to be on the field for the anthem . They can remain in the locker room if they so desire.