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Michael Sam Awaits Fate With St. Louis Rams
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Michael Sam Awaits Fate With St. Louis Rams

Saturday is final-cut day in the NFL, a routine step toward the regular season that carries special significance this year as the first openly gay player to make a team is awaiting a spot on the roster. Read »

4 hours ago
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 »

5 hours ago
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
UConn Men Release AAC Schedule

UConn Men Release AAC Schedule

The defending national champion UConn men's basketball team announced its 2014-15 American Athletic... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
New NFL Rule Bans 2nd Time Domestic Violence Offenders for Life

New NFL Rule Bans 2nd Time Domestic Violence Offenders for Life

NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for a first domestic violence offense and banishment from... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Auriemma on US Team, Stewart

Auriemma on US Team, Stewart

One new face with a chance to earn a roster spot on the US Team: Breanna Stewart, the rising UConn junior who has a... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Danny Kanell Weighs in on Huskies

Danny Kanell Weighs in on Huskies

Former Florida St. quarterback Danny Kanell now makes his living as a color commentator for Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Weist Waiting for Next Opportunity

Weist Waiting for Next Opportunity

A year ago, T.J. Weist was supposed to be the guy who was going to save UConn's offense from George Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Tim Wright Has High Upside

Tim Wright Has High Upside

Not a lot was known about Tim Wright when he was named as the other player in the trade that sent offensive... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
USC Footballer Suspended After Admitting He Made Up Rescue Tale

USC Footballer Suspended After Admitting He Made Up Rescue Tale

A USC football player and co-captain admitted on Wednesday that he lied when he said he hurt his ankles... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
Little League's Mo'ne Davis, Taney Dragons Parade Around Philly

Little League's Mo'ne Davis, Taney Dragons Parade Around Philly

Philadelphia city officials, fans and sports superstars celebrated the Taney Dragons' Little League World... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Patriots Trade Mankins to Buccaneers

Patriots Trade Mankins to Buccaneers

Offensive guard Logan Mankins arrived in New England in 2005 and has been a starter ever Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Soccer Star to Play Last Game With Team at Rentschler

Soccer Star to Play Last Game With Team at Rentschler

Soccer star Landon Donovan will make his final appearance with the U.S. Men's National Team at Rentschler Field... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Rookie Garoppolo to Start for Pats Thursday

Rookie Garoppolo to Start for Pats Thursday

Rookie second-round pick Jimmy Garoppolo has been a pleasant surprise this preseason. So much so that there has been... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Judge OKs Tossing Some Evidence in Aaron Hernandez Murder Trial

Judge OKs Tossing Some Evidence in Aaron Hernandez Murder Trial

A Massachusetts judge has allowed some evidence to be suppressed in the murder trial of Aaron Hernandez,... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Cochran Says BYU Will be a Challenge

Cochran Says BYU Will be a Challenge

UConn QB Casey Cochran talks about this week's opponent BYU. Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Diaco Looking for Focus in Opener

Diaco Looking for Focus in Opener

Four days and counting until the Bob Diaco era officially begins. BYU is coming to Rentschler Field Friday and... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
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