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Ridley Knows He Can't Fumble
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Ridley Knows He Can't Fumble

A season ago, it was a problem that haunted Patriots running back Stevan Ridley all the way to the bench. In the Patriots' second preseason game, Ridley fumbled again, bringing back a flood of bad memories and concerns about what it means for the future. Read »

2 hours ago
Bank Forecloses on Dwyane Wade's Suburban Chicago Home

Bank Forecloses on Dwyane Wade's Suburban Chicago Home

Documents show payments not made on South Holland home owned by Wade and his ex-wife since November 2013. Read »

49 minutes ago
Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Steve Ballmer on Tuesday left Microsoft's Board of Directors, citing new commitments as owner of the Los... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Little League Star Mo'ne Davis on Sports Illustrated

Little League Star Mo'ne Davis on Sports Illustrated

Mo'ne Davis, the 13-year-old girl who's become baseball's breakout star, has become the first Little League... Read »

2 hours ago
Gronkowski Wants to Play 16 Games

Gronkowski Wants to Play 16 Games

For all that Rob Gronkowski brings to an offense, the Patriots' tight end has struggled to stay healthy during much... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Manziel's Middle Finger Taints Browns' Loss to Redskins

Manziel's Middle Finger Taints Browns' Loss to Redskins

Johnny Manziel struggled to hit open receivers and added another gesture to his repertoire -- a middle... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Whitmer Thought About Leaving UConn

Whitmer Thought About Leaving UConn

In many respects, Chandler Whitmer was an innocent bystander last season. He happened to be at the wrong place... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
McCombs to Play at Rhode Island

McCombs to Play at Rhode Island

Lyle McCombs, who left the UConn program in June as the fourth-leading rusher in school history (2,681 yards), will... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Casey Cochran Named UConn Starter

Casey Cochran Named UConn Starter

As far as quarterback competitions go, it didn't come with quite the intrigue of, say, Johnny Manziel Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Mo'ne Davis Wants to Play for UConn

Mo'ne Davis Wants to Play for UConn

Mo'ne Davis is one of the biggest stories ahead of the 2014 Little League World Series, but her sports goals extend... Read »

Aug 19, 2014

Notable Little League Graduates

From Vice President Joe Biden to Hollywood stars Adam Sandler and Danny DeVito, a look at some of the most... View »

Aug 19, 2014
Garoppolo Makes Case for Brady's Backup

Garoppolo Makes Case for Brady's Backup

There were some raised eyebrows when the Patriots used a second-round pick on quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo back... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
No AAC Teams in AP Top 25

No AAC Teams in AP Top 25

American Athletic Conference commissioner Mike Aresco is the AAC's biggest cheerleader and for good reason:... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Banks Transferring to Penn St.

Banks Transferring to Penn St.

Back in May, UConn announced that junior guard Brianna Banks was leaving the program. That fresh start will... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Former UConn Commit Chooses UCLA

Former UConn Commit Chooses UCLA

Back in June, 6-3 point guard Prince Ali announced on Twitter that he had de-committed from UConn. Over the weekend, Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Rafael Nadal Out of US Open With Wrist Injury

Rafael Nadal Out of US Open With Wrist Injury

Rafael Nadal will not defend his title at the U.S. Open because of an injured right wrist.

Nadal and the... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Fan Suffers Cardiac Emergency at 49ers Levi's Stadium, Dies

Fan Suffers Cardiac Emergency at 49ers Levi's Stadium, Dies

A man has died after suffering a cardiac emergency during Sunday's San Francisco 49ers preseason opener against the... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
White Sox Legend Minnie Minoso Hospitalized After Falling Off Boat

White Sox Legend Minnie Minoso Hospitalized After Falling Off Boat

Chicago White Sox great Minnie Minoso was hospitalized after a fall from his boat, officials said... Read »

Aug 16, 2014
NBA Players Griner, Johnson Engaged

NBA Players Griner, Johnson Engaged

Women's basketball stars Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson are engaged. Read »

Aug 16, 2014
Skateboarding Legend Jay Adams Dies

Skateboarding Legend Jay Adams Dies

Jay Adams, the colorful rebel who helped transform skateboarding from a simple street pastime into one of... Read »

Aug 16, 2014
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