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What we know so far about the Dolphins’ national anthem policy

Protesting during the national anthem could result in a suspension up to four games for Miami Dolphins players, according to the team’s list of conduct detrimental. A nine-page discipline document obtained by the Associated Press reportedly contains a brief section on “Proper Anthem Conduct.” It includes the possibility of “a paid or unpaid suspension, a […]

Serena Williams Wants To Know Why She's Drug-Tested More Than Other Athletes

Serena Williams is curious why she’s tested for doping far more often than other top tennis players.  The star athlete took questions from media during a press conference on Sunday to discuss her upcoming match against the Netherlands’ Arantxa Rus at the Wimbledon tournament in London. One reporter asked her to comment on a recent Deadspin article […]

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Eli Manning and Giants settle fake ‘game-worn’ memorabilia lawsuit. Here’s what we know

A lawsuit between Giants quarterback Eli Manning and a sports memorabilia collector, Steiner Sports, had been ongoing since 2014 until the two sides settled on Monday, according to ESPN. The lawsuit alleged that Manning and the Giants were in on a scheme in which phony game-worn gear was passed off as real. “Eric Inselberg, Michael […]

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Former Louisville recruit Brian Bowen says he “didn’t know anything” about payments to family

Brian Bowen, the former five-star recruit who was at the center of the FBI probe that resulted in the firings of Louisville head coach Rick Pitino and athletic director Tom Jurich, claims he had no knowledge of the alleged payments made to his family. “I didn’t know anything about it,” Bowen told ESPN. “I was […]

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Indiana suffers yet another gutpunch loss, plus Thursday night’s other stuff to know

Maybe the Indiana Hoosiers’ biggest football game in decades ended in something that fits the strange words “yet another narrow heartbreaker of a blowout loss.” The No. 2 Buckeyes rolled into town, as did College GameDay and an ESPN MEGACAST, for the sport’s veritable opening showcase. The Hoosiers came out on fire in front of […]

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Baseball Is Broken: Only I Know How To Fix It

“It took forever and wasn’t always fun to watch…” begins the recap of Saturday’s Yankee-Red Sox game by Mike Axisa of the Yankee fan website, RiverAveBlues. The game he is referring to was Saturday’s 16-inning, nearly six-hour uber-marathon, which along the way featured a scintillating five minute umpire review. Baseball is a pastoral sport in […]