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Roger Federer Back Into US Open Quarterfinals
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Roger Federer Back Into US Open Quarterfinals

Aside from a brief first-set blip, Roger Federer was rather dominant in a 6-4, 6-3, 6-2 victory over 17th-seeded Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain that put the five-time champion in the U.S. Open quarterfinals for the 10th time in 11 years. Read »

4 hours ago
Welker Suspended for PEDs

Welker Suspended for PEDs

Former Patriots and current Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker has been suspended four games for violating the... Read »

5 hours ago
Michael Sam May Sign With Dallas Cowboys: Report

Michael Sam May Sign With Dallas Cowboys: Report

Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team, is scheduled to undergo a physical exam with... Read »

Sep 2, 2014
Gronkowski Cleared to Play

Gronkowski Cleared to Play

The season is just days away and the Patriots received the news they were hoping for: All-everything tight end... Read »

Sep 2, 2014
Recruit Clarke to Visit Huskies

Recruit Clarke to Visit Huskies

We say it all the time: There are no days off in recruiting. It's a year-round process, and for the nation's... Read »

Sep 2, 2014
Maya Moore is Mo'ne Davis' favorite player

Maya Moore is Mo'ne Davis' favorite player

Mo'ne Davis made it known during last month's run to the Little League World Series that she wanted to play... Read »

Sep 2, 2014
Diaco: 'We're Not a Good Team Yet'

Diaco: 'We're Not a Good Team Yet'

The Bob Diaco era began in earnest Friday night against a high-powered BYU offense. And much like the... Read »

Sep 2, 2014
Domestic Violence Advocates Monitor Arrest of 49er

Domestic Violence Advocates Monitor Arrest of 49er

Domestic violence advocates said they plan to closely watch how San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray... Watch »

Sep 2, 2014
Four Phillies Pitchers Throw No-Hitter Against Braves

Four Phillies Pitchers Throw No-Hitter Against Braves

Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the... Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Tony Stewart's Return to Track Marred by Collision

Tony Stewart's Return to Track Marred by Collision

Tony Stewart's return to the track has ended only a little over halfway through his race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Read »

Aug 31, 2014
49ers' Ray McDonald Arrested for Domestic Violence

49ers' Ray McDonald Arrested for Domestic Violence

The San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald was arrested for domestic violence overnight, San Jose... Watch »

Sep 1, 2014
Will Power Wins IndyCar Series Title

Will Power Wins IndyCar Series Title

Will Power raced with his head instead of his gut. Only a catastrophe was likely to derail his IndyCar... Read »

Aug 31, 2014
Rams Cut Sam, 1st Drafted Openly Gay Player

Rams Cut Sam, 1st Drafted Openly Gay Player

The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL Read »

Aug 30, 2014
UConn Loses in Season Opener to BYU

UConn Loses in Season Opener to BYU

UConn football had its opening game against BYU on Friday Read »

Sep 2, 2014

UConn Begins New Season

UConn took on BYU in its season opener at Rentschler Field on Friday, Aug. 29. View »

Aug 30, 2014
Errani's Serve Tops Venus Williams at U.S. Open

Errani's Serve Tops Venus Williams at U.S. Open

In a riveting third-round match of wild momentum swings, the 19th-seeded Williams, a two-time Read »

Aug 30, 2014
San Francisco 49ers' Aldon Smith Suspended for 9 Games

San Francisco 49ers' Aldon Smith Suspended for 9 Games

The NFL has suspended San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Aldon Smith for the first nine games of the 2014 season... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Tony Stewart: Crash

Tony Stewart: Crash "Will Affect My Life Forever"

Tony Stewart says the death of Kevin Ward Jr. will "affect my life forever" as he returned to the track for... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Samuelson, Collier, Boykin Win 3x3 Tourney

Samuelson, Collier, Boykin Win 3x3 Tourney

It won't be long before Geno Auriemma and his 2014-15 squad begin the process of defending their national Read »

Aug 29, 2014
UConn Women Finalize 2014-15 Schedule

UConn Women Finalize 2014-15 Schedule

The two-time defending national champion UConn women's basketball team finalized the dates for its 014-15... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
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