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Karim Benzema: Real Madrid signs forward until 2021


Karim Benzema is now signed with Real Madrid until June 30, 2021.

Johnthan Banks: Houston Texans sign free agent cornerback


Free agent cornerback Johnthan Banks has signed with the Houston Texans.

Tom Brady, J.J. Nelson among NFL Week 2 Players of the Week


New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was named AFC Offensive Player of the Week after passing for 447 yards and three touchdowns in the 36-20 win against the New Orleans Saints.

Arizona Cardinals re-sign veteran LB Philip Wheeler


The Arizona Cardinals re-signed linebacker Philip Wheeler on Wednesday after he was released again Friday.

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Buffalo Bills re-sign S Robert Blanton, DT DeAndre Coleman


The Buffalo Bills signed two former players, defensive tackle DeAndre Coleman and safety Robert Blanton, to add depth to their roster on Wednesday.

Detroit Lions confident running game getting on track


The Detroit Lions are off to their first 2-0 start since 2011 and one of just four undefeated teams left in the NFC.

No. 2 Clemson Tigers riding high as it hosts Boston College Eagles


Kelly Bryant continues to prove that Clemson coach Dabo Swinney made the right decision when he tabbed the junior to be the Tigers' starting quarterback this season.


Stephone Anthony: Miami Dolphins trade for linebacker amid Lawrence Timmons drama

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The Miami Dolphins have traded a 2018 draft pick to the New Orleans Saints in exchange for linebacker Stephone Anthony.


Fantasy Football: Week 3 Wide Receiver Rankings


Atlanta Falcons superstar Julio Jones is our top fantasy football wide receiver for Week 3.


New York Giants: Ben McAdoo calls out QB Eli Manning


Following the Giants' 24-10 loss to the Lions Monday night, a frustrated Ben McAdoo was asked about a critical delay of game penalty quarterback Eli Manning took.

St. Louis Cardinals activate pitcher Adam Wainwright from disabled list


The St. Louis Cardinals activated right-handed pitcher Adam Wainwright from the disabled list, the team announced Tuesday.

New Jersey Devils F Brian Boyle diagnosed with leukemia


New Jersey Devils forward Brian Boyle has been diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia, the team announced Tuesday.

No. 8 Michigan Wolverines will try to slow surging Purdue Boilermakers


Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh sang the praises of first-year Purdue coach Jeff Brohm at his weekly press conference Monday, calling Brohm a "favorite for coach of the year."

New Orleans Pelicans, F Dante Cunningham agree to one-year deal


Forward Dante Cunningham agreed to a one-year deal with the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday.

No. 5 USC Trojans take on improved Cal Golden Bears in road test


Fifth-ranked USC plays its first road game of the season against California in Berkeley on Saturday night in a game between 3-0 teams that don't yet know how good they are.

Carolina Panthers TE Greg Olsen officially put on IR with broken foot


The Carolina Panthers placed Pro Bowl tight end Greg Olsen on injured reserve Tuesday.

2017 Tour Championship: 10 players to watch, picks to win


Here are 10 players to watch headed into the 2017 Tour Championship.

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant apologizes for 'idiotic' OKC Thunder comments

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Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant apologized and labeled his recent actions on Twitter as "childish" and "idiotic" on Tuesday while on a Tech Crunch panel in San Francisco.


NFL line judge Carl Johnson accused of domestic violence


The NFL is investigating an accusation of domestic violence against Carl Johnson, a current line judge and the league's former vice president of officiating.

Bill Belichick, New England Patriots coaches don't praise CB Malcolm Butler


New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick had no issue singing the praises of several of his defensive stars, save for one.

Tuesday, Sep 19

Fantasy Football: Week 3 add/drops from waiver wire

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Seattle Seahawks running back Chris Carson should be your top waiver wire pickup for Week 3.

Cleveland Browns WR Corey Coleman undergoes hand surgery


Cleveland Browns wide receiver Corey Coleman underwent successful surgery on his fractured right hand Monday afternoon.

Figure-skating run for Olympics taking shape: Meet contenders for Team USA


Who to watch and what to expect from the United States and its strongest figure-skating competitors at the upcoming Winter Games.

Jaelen Strong: Houston Texans waive former third rounder, sign wide receiver and tackle


The Houston Texans have waived wide receiver Jaelen Strong.

Monday, Sep 18

Tony Romo: CBS broadcaster predicts future plays, tells Bill Belichick secrets


Last week, viewers were amazed at Tony Romo's ability to predict playcalls in real-time. On Sunday, the CBS broadcaster was up to it again.

Ezekiel Elliott: LaDainian Tomlinson criticizes Dallas Cowboys RB for lack of effort

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Hall of Fame running back LaDainian Tomlinson criticized Ezekiel Elliott's effort Sunday after the Dallas Cowboys' loss to the Denver Broncos.

Kansas City Chiefs cheerleader gets ran over by cameraman


The Kansas City Chiefs' cheerleaders had plenty to praise Sunday and they didn't even miss a beat when one of them got ran over by a cameraman.

Jacksonville Jaguars fans jump into inflatable pools filled with mayonnaise


Jacksonville Jaguars fans celebrated being 1-0 Sunday by jumping into an inflatable pool filled with mayonnaise outside of EverBank Field.

Sunday, Sep 17

Lawrence Timmons: Miami Dolphins linebacker leaves team, out vs. Los Angeles Chargers


Linebacker Lawrence Timmons is not expected to play Sunday after leaving the Miami Dolphins in California.

Sam Bradford: Minnesota Vikings quarterback out against Pittsburgh Steelers


Quarterback Sam Bradford will not play Sunday for the Minnesota Vikings against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field.

Tim Tebow's Florida OC Dan Mullen nearly moved to tears talking about QB


Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen became emotional Saturday when talking about Tim Tebow, a player he coached as an offensive coordinator at Florida.

Rick Pitino: Louisville basketball coach makes big impression in tiny Lamar Jackson jersey


Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino was sporting a very snug Lamar Jackson jersey Saturday before the Cardinals faced the Clemson Tigers in Kentucky.

Saturday, Sep 16

Odell Beckham: New York Giants WR 'could care less' about your fantasy team


You might be glued to your computer screen, trying to figure out if Odell Beckham Jr. will be in your Week 2 fantasy lineup, but Beckham doesn't care.

Chicago Cubs' John Lackey, Willson Contreras go nuts on umpire for calling ball


John Lackey was fuming Friday when the he ran at the umpire after giving up a go-ahead run in the Chicago Cubs' 8-2 win against the St. Louis Cardinals.

BMW Championship: Jason Day hits hole-in-one, donates BMW to charity


Jason Day is three strokes off the lead at the BMW Championship on the strength of a hole-in-one.

Baltimore Ravens RB Kenneth Dixon suspended for two more games


Baltimore Ravens running back Kenneth Dixon received an additional two games tacked onto his suspension, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported on Friday.