Packers look to rookies Clark, Lowry to fill defensive line void

Draft picks Kenny Clark and Dean Lowry could help the Green Bay Packers on the defensive line, a position at which the team does not have a lot of depth.

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BROOKLYN, MI - JUNE 12: Martin Truex Jr, driver of the #78 Furniture Row Toyota, spins on the track in front of Michael Annett, driver of the #46 All State Peterbilt Chevrolet, during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway on June 12, 2016 in Brooklyn, Michigan. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Getty Images )

Sprint Cup drivers happy to be losing grip with lower downforce package

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers are getting the downforce package they've been asking for.

Tony Stewart saluted at Pocono Raceway

See what greets Tony Stewart as he makes his last visit to the Tricky Triangle

PITTSBURGH, PA - NOVEMBER 08: Antonio Brown #84 of the Pittsburgh Steelers warms up before the game against the Oakland Raiders at Heinz Field on November 8, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Antonio Brown shows off his latest Steelers-themed Rolls-Royce for camp

Antonio Brown is back at camp with a new custom Rolls-Royce.

Paul Menard's Darlington scheme pays tribute to Al Unser Jr.

Paul Menard will run a special throwback paint scheme at Darlington Raceway honoring two-time Indianapolis 500 champion Al Unser Jr.

BRISTOL, TN - MARCH 15: View of the NASCAR logo during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway on March 15, 2014 in Bristol, Tennessee. (Photo by Jerry Markland/Getty Images)

NASCAR bringing back ultra-low downforce package at Michigan

NASCAR has issued a significant technical bulletin detailing a rules change.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016: Minnesota Twins outfielder Miguel Sano rounds the bases on his 23rd birthday after hitting a home run in the second inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Target Field.

Preview: Twins vs. Orioles

The Minnesota Twins host the Baltimore Orioles in a one-off matchup originally scheduled for May 9.

Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's team principal Toto Wolff reacts as he walks through the paddock ahead of the British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone motor racing circuit in Silverstone, central England, on July 10, 2016. Lewis Hamilton held his nerve to grab pole position ahead of Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg for Sunday's British Grand Prix with a spectacular lap in the final seconds of an intense qualifying session. / AFP / OLI SCARFF (Photo credit should read OLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images)

Toto Wolff shows sympathy for Ferrari F1 management struggles

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff knows it takes time to make an F1 team successful.

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AP source: Mavericks boost Nowitzki's new deal to $50 million

Dirk Nowitzki has signed his contract with Dallas, and a person with knowledge of the deal says it's worth more than the original agreement.

NBA to send Pacers, Nuggets to London for January game

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) The NBA has announced that the Indiana Pacers and Denver Nuggets will pay in London on Jan. 2.

NBA union to fund health insurance retired players

NEW YORK (AP) The National Basketball Players Association's player representatives have voted unanimously to fund health insurance for all retired NBA players with at least three years ...

Blazers formally sign CJ McCollum to contract extension

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) The Portland Trail Blazers formally signed guard CJ McCollum to a four-year contract extension Wednesday.

Suns add Jay Triano, Tyrone Corbin to Earl Watson's staff

Former head coaches for Raptors, Jazz named to Suns' coaching staff.

Rudolph 'Spider' Edwards, fixture at Boston Garden, dies

BOSTON (AP) Rudolph ''Spider'' Edwards, who with his dust mop and jaunty fedora shared the parquet floor with Celtics stars from Bill Russell to Larry Bird in the old ...

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Lightning re-sign Vladislav Namestnikov to a two-year contract

The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forward Vladislav Namestnikov to a two-year contract worth an annual average of $1,937,500-million per season, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced Wednesday.

Brian Elliott finally unquestioned No. 1 goalie with Flames

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) Brian Elliott was eager to get back in the rink on a hot summer day. After years of fending off challengers in St. Louis, the goalie has big expectations entering next ...

Senators agree to 4-year deal with Mike Hoffman

Ottawa Senators general manager Pierre Dorion was so pleased to get Mike Hoffman under contract that he hugged another member of the club's management team.

Bettman: Research on concussion-CTE link 'remains nascent'

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman's reluctance to link hits to the head in hockey with a degenerative brain disease found in several deceased former players has reached ...

Red Wings agree to 2-year, $8M deal with goalie Petr Mrazek

DETROIT (AP) The Detroit Red Wings have agreed to a two-year, $8 million contract with goaltender Petr Mrazek.

Lightning re-sign Namestnikov to 2-year, $3.875 million deal

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) The Tampa Bay Lightning re-signed forward Vladislav Namestnikov to a two-year, $3.875 million contract Wednesday.

Predators sign Jarnkrok to extension, then add Matt Carle

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Nashville Predators have signed defenseman Matt Carle to a one-year contract hours after signing forward Calle Jarnkrok to a six-year, $12 million contract ...

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Packers look to rookies Clark, Lowry to fill defensive line void

Draft picks Kenny Clark and Dean Lowry could help the Green Bay Packers on the defensive line, a position at which the team does not have a lot of depth.

49ers defensive tackle Kaleb Ramsey announces retirement

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Kaleb Ramsey is retiring after just two seasons as a pro.

Jaguars' Robinson says drugs, alcohol not factors in crash

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Jacksonville Jaguars running back Denard Robinson insists he wasn't under the influence of drugs or alcohol when he fell asleep behind the wheel of his car and ...

Ken Stabler items being auctioned, including Hickok Belt

LOS ANGELES (AP) Items belonging to Ken Stabler are being auctioned online even as the former Raiders quarterback is set to be posthumously inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Giants optimism is well founded with new coach and changes

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) After missing the playoffs the past four seasons, the New York Giants have a right to be optimistic.

Vegas stadium backers aim for 2 finalist sites next month

LAS VEGAS (AP) Developers who want to build a home for the Oakland Raiders in Las Vegas say they plan to hone in on two potential stadium sites within the next month.

Jones pulled from Falcons' 1st practice with minor injury

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) The Atlanta Falcons were concerned on the opening day of training camp when star wide receiver Julio Jones was pulled out with what coach Dan Quinn described as a &#...

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Preview: Twins vs. Orioles

The Minnesota Twins host the Baltimore Orioles in a one-off matchup originally scheduled for May 9.

Mariners-Cubs preview

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs' new weapon more than likely will be put in the holster Friday during the opener of an interleague series against the Seattle Mariners at Wrigley Field.

Diamondbacks-Dodgers preview

LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Dodgers resume their pursuit of the top spot in the National League West with a three-game series against the Arizona Diamondbacks beginning Friday at Dodger Stadium.

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CHICAGO (AP) Chris Sale returned from his jersey-trashing suspension and threw six effective innings, but John Lackey outpitched him and Aroldis Chapman got the final four outs to save the ...

Angels walk off with 2 runs on Ramirez's error, beat Sox 2-1

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Hanley Ramirez's throwing error to the plate on Daniel Nava's bases-loaded grounder allowed two runs to score, and the Los Angeles Angels walked off with a ...

Daily Fantasy Baseball Advice for July 28

Cole Hamels is reasonably priced for his matchup with the Royals.

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Bodycam video shows police searching Iowa defensive end in park

Police have released body camera footage showing a University of Iowa football player being questioned by police who were searching for a robbery suspect.

Justin Timberlake pushes to get Memphis into the Big 12

Not only is Justin Timberlake bringin' sexy back, he's also trying to bring Memphis back to the top of the college sports world.

Michigan State scholarship to honor Sadler

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Michigan State's athletic department is establishing a scholarship fund to honor Mike Sadler, the former Spartans punter who died in a car accident Saturday in ...

Oregon State to open beer garden in their football stadium

It's been a tough few years for Oregon State football fans, but it got better Wednesday, with the announcement that the school will open an incredible beer garden in their stadium.

Southern Conference football looking to bounce back

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) Chattanooga coach Russ Huesman feels the Southern Conference took an unwarranted hit on its reputation a few years back, one it is ready to wipe away with a stable, ...

2016 Preseason All-ACC Team

The 2016 preseason all-Atlantic Coast Conference team, announced Wednesday by the league and determined by a vote of 191 media members at the conference's media days last week.

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Sprint Cup drivers happy to be losing grip with lower downforce package

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers are getting the downforce package they've been asking for.

Tony Stewart saluted at Pocono Raceway

See what greets Tony Stewart as he makes his last visit to the Tricky Triangle

Paul Menard's Darlington scheme pays tribute to Al Unser Jr.

Paul Menard will run a special throwback paint scheme at Darlington Raceway honoring two-time Indianapolis 500 champion Al Unser Jr.

NASCAR bringing back ultra-low downforce package at Michigan

NASCAR has issued a significant technical bulletin detailing a rules change.

Daytona 500 moving back to traditional weekend in 2018

The Daytona 500 is moving back to its traditional weekend in 2018.

NASCAR announces race start times for 2017 season

NASCAR has moved a number of races closer to primetime for the 2017 season.

Kerry Tharp eager to run track dubbed "Too Tough To Tame"

Kerry Tharp was little more than a NASCAR fan when he joined the series 11 years ago as a media spokesman.

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Rio preparing for worst as terror threat hangs over Olympics

A half-million foreign tourists, dozens of heads of state and the attention of the world's media. If there were ever a headache for anti-terror forces, it's the Olympics.

Roger Federer says he is out for Olympics, done for the year

Roger Federer is sitting out the rest of this season, including the Rio de Janeiro Olympics and US Open, to protect his surgically repaired left knee.

Dozens of Russian athletes banned from Rio so far in doping scandal

At least 85 athletes from the 387-strong Russian Olympic team announced last week have so far been barred from the Rio Games in connection with the country's doping scandal.

New Zealand athlete: I was kidnapped in Rio by men in police uniforms

A New Zealand athlete says he was kidnapped and forced to withdraw cash from ATMs by men dressed in police uniforms in Rio de Janeiro.

Seven Russian swimmers banned from Rio Olympics over doping

Seven Russian swimmers have been barred from the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, including three linked to recent allegations of a major doping cover-up by Russian authorities, world swimming's ...

Rio Athletes Village faces leaks, power outages; Australia refuses to move in

Australian athletes will not move into their rooms at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics until serious plumbing, electrical and cleaning problems are fixed, with the troubled South American games opening in ...

IOC decides against complete ban on Russians from Rio Olympics

DEVELOPING: There will be no blanket ban on Russians competing in the Rio Olympics, the International Olympic Committee decided on Sunday morning, according to the AP, which cited a source.

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Brock Lesnar will face no punishment from WWE over positive drug tests

Brock Lesnar won't have to deal with any kind of recourse with the WWE as a result of two positive drug tests surrounding his fight at UFC 200.

Conor McGregor pokes fun at Nate Diaz's fashion sense

McGregor rips Diaz for wearing a black t-shirt.

Valentina Shevchenko upsets Holly Holm at UFC Chicago

Valentina Shevchenko put on her best performance to date Saturday at UFC Chicago

Edson Barboza crushes Gilbert Melendez with brutal kicks in decision win at UFC Chicago

Edson Barboza dynamic striking was on display Saturday in Chicago

Felice Herrig submits Kailin Curran in the first round at UFC Chicago

Felice Herrig showed off her awesome jiu-jitsu Saturday night in Chicago

Eddie Wineland finishes Frankie Saez with vicious third-round TKO

Eddie Wineland is still walking around with dynamite in his hands.

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Iowa State's Prohm adds former Alabama coach to staff

AMES, Iowa (AP) Former Alabama head coach David Hobbs has been named a special assistant to Iowa State coach Steve Prohm, a former team manager under Hobbs with the Crimson Tide.

Former Houston guard L.J. Rose to transfer to BYU

PROVO, Utah (AP) Former Houston guard L.J. Rose has decided to transfer to BYU, coach Dave Rose said Tuesday. He will be eligible to play as a graduate-transfer senior during the upcoming ...

Hawks sign undrafted rookie Matt Costello

Atlanta Hawks general manager Wes Wilcox announced the signing of free-agent rookie Matt Costello on Tuesday.

NCAA rules Florida's Gak ineligible to play in 2016-17

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) Florida center Gorjok Gak will not be eligible to play as a freshman next season.

Former Chicago high school basketball standout gunned down

CHICAGO (AP) A former Chicago high school basketball standout who went on to play in college was shot to death Monday on the city's West Side, authorities said.

Blame game follows NBA's removal of Charlotte All-Star game

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) The NBA All-Star Game's exit from North Carolina because of a law limiting protections for LGBT people represents some of the worst publicity yet for Republican Gov. ...

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