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Oklahoma and reigning champ Baylor are favorites in the Big 12, but don't be surprised if a dark horse emerges. More | Storylines to watch | Heisman watch list | Impact freshmen | Games to watch | Big 12 betting preview
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Adam Silver says international play is a "big risk" without financial reward for NBA players.
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Levi's Stadium hasn't hosted a regular season game yet, but already the 49ers need a new field.
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A week after saying he's open to a trade, Vikings QB Christian Ponder says he isn't asking for one.
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Rory McIlroy says that the torch hasn't been passed to him from Tiger Woods and it never will be.
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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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Missy Franklin advanced to the top final of the 100m backstroke at the Pan Pacific Championships.
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Auburn returns much of its SEC-winning core and looks to take the last step to a title.
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Mario Balotelli has said goodbye to AC Milan, and he's reportedly headed to Liverpool.
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FANTASY COLUMNS
NFL: Mock Draft(Aug 21) Patrick Daugherty breaks down a 12-team, 16-round, half-PPR mock draft.
NFL: Goal Line Stand
(Aug 21) With training camps coming to a close, Evan Silva unveils his Post-Camp Top 150 Fantasy Football Rankings.
MLB: Waiver Wired
(Aug 21) In this week's Waiver Wired, D.J. Short discusses an opportunity in San Diego's bullpen and welcomes Jacob deGrom back from the DL.
NAS: Statistically Speaking
(Aug 21) Fantasy NASCAR is often about a driver’s current momentum. Here is a look at significant stats and predictions for this week’s Irwin Tools Night Race.
BPL: Weekly Picks
(Aug 21) Nik Argiropoulos runs you through the players you should be considering for your Yahoo Fantasy Premier League side.

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