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Robert Griffin III tweeted a message to his critics, but Jon Ritchie says he needs to focus on what he controls. More | New faces, new places | Tomlin sending message? | Levi's Stadium troubles | Unfair to Gordon
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Mary Carillo says there is no overwhelming favorite on either side of the upcoming U.S. Open.
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Amy van Dyken-Rouen stood for the first time since her injury in a video she posted online.
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When it comes to Geno Smith, the margin for error is slim. Just ask his backup, Michael Vick.
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Joe Sakic is confident Tyson Barrie's contract troubles will be resolved in time for training camp.
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Hunter Mahan is a four-time captain's pick for Cup teams. After a 66 at The Barclays, he hopes for five.
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John Calipari called into Mike Francesa's radio show to fire back at Francesa's shot-taking.
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Michael Phelps and Missy Franklin were both fourth in the 100 free but were part of relay wins.
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Auburn returns much of its SEC-winning core and looks to take the last step toward a national title.
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The Eagles high-powered offense was firing on all cylinders in a 31-21 win over the Steelers on Thursday.
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NHL: Expert Analysis(Aug 22) Corey Abbott takes a look back and forward with Dallas, Minnesota, Nashville, St. Louis and Winnipeg.
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(Aug 22) Jeff Ratcliffe rounds up the biggest news out of NFL training camp and Thursday's preseason game.
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(Aug 22) Jeff Baldwin and Jeremy Wardwell are picking against the spread this season and kick things off with their Over/Under selections.
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(Aug 22) With training camps coming to a close, Evan Silva unveils his Post-Camp Top 150 Fantasy Football Rankings.
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