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FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2018 file photo, Green Bay Packers' Clay Matthews is called for a roughing the passer penalty during the second half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings in Green Bay, Wis. The Packers were talking this week in practice about the rules and techniques to hit the quarterback. It’s a sticky subject after officials called a roughing-the-passer penalty on Matthews last week. Coach Mike McCarthy says that he’s confident in the way coaches teach how to tackle the quarterback. The Packers play the Redskins on Sunday, Sept. 23. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer, File)
September 22, 2018 - 2:39 am
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Keep the head up. Be aware if the quarterback got rid of the ball. Wrap up. Seems like a simple enough checklist for a defender to hit the quarterback. A roughing-the-passer penalty on linebacker Clay Matthews against the Minnesota Vikings might have raised new questions with...
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Atlanta Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr., left, and Ender Inciarte (11) celebrate after scoring on a single by Johan Camargo during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
September 22, 2018 - 2:38 am
A look at what's happening around the majors today: BRAVES BASH? The Atlanta Braves can clinch their first NL East title since 2013 by beating Philadelphia at SunTrust Park. Sparked by Ronald Acuna Jr. and Ozzie Albies, the Baby Braves moved closer to the division crown with a 6-5 win over the...
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Dreamstime
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September 21, 2018 - 10:23 am
Shane reveals the top headlines in professional sports, high school games to watch for
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Dreamstime
Sports Daily
September 21, 2018 - 9:55 am
The guys talk with Lee as he shares his insight and observations on college football and upcoming match ups, how intriguing is KU at this point? NFL game predictions
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Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports
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September 21, 2018 - 9:30 am
Kicking things off with NFL discussion on this football Friday, Baker Mayfield leads the Browns to victory against the Jets after 635 days without one. Should Mayfield have been starting all along?
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Cleveland Indians' Francisco Lindor fields a ball hit by Chicago White Sox's Omar Narvaez during the first inning of a baseball game, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Cleveland. Narvaez was out at first. (AP Photo/Tom E. Puskar)
September 21, 2018 - 1:50 am
A look at what's happening around the majors today: BACK ON THE BUMP Trevor Bauer returns to the mound for AL Central champion Cleveland when the Indians host Boston in a potential playoff preview. Bauer has been sidelined with a broken right leg since he was struck by a line drive off the bat of...
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FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2018, file photo, Alabama head coach Nick Saban leads the team onto the field before the start of the first half of an NCAA college football game against Arkansas State, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. For the second straight year, Nick Saban and Jimbo Fisher will meet in a mentor-mentee matchup. All signs point toward Saban teaching him another lesson when top-ranked Alabama hosts 22nd-ranked Texas A&M on Saturday. (AP Photo/Butch Dill, File)
September 21, 2018 - 1:42 am
For the second straight year, Nick Saban and Jimbo Fisher will meet in a mentor-mentee matchup. All signs point toward Saban teaching him another lesson when top-ranked Alabama hosts 22nd-ranked Texas A&M on Saturday in one of two games between Top 25 teams. The other has No. 7 Stanford at No...
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Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts, center, celebrates with teammates after they clinched the AL East title Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in New York. The Red Sox defeated the New York Yankees 11-6. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
September 21, 2018 - 12:53 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Sitting on Alex Cora's desk in the visiting manager's office at Yankee Stadium were two bottles of chilled champagne and a handwritten note congratulating him. After waiting a few days, the Boston Red Sox finally got to break out the bubbly in the Bronx. Mookie Betts and the Red Sox...
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New York Yankees' Luke Voit watches his two-run home run off Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez during the second inning of a baseball game Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
September 21, 2018 - 12:47 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Luke Voit and the New York Yankees set two home run records with one swing of the bat. The brawny first baseman hit a two-run shot to straightaway center field in the second inning Thursday night against Boston, giving the Yankees a major league-record 12 players with at least 10...
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FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, file photo, Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins (97) pursues Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco (5) before completing the sack during the first half of an NFL football game in Cincinnati. Atkins has looked super, getting three sacks and plenty of pressures. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston, File)
September 20, 2018 - 11:15 pm
There have been some classic games between the Oakland Raiders and Miami Dolphins. While Sunday's meeting doesn't carry the weight of a playoff contest between two powers, it certainly brings plenty of intrigue. Such as: Are the Dolphins (2-0) real good, and are the Raiders (0-2) pretty bad? The...
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