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Sixers' Ben Simmons has fracture in right foot

Philadelphia 76ers forward Ben Simmons suffered a broken foot in practice, the team announced on Friday.

The Latest: Americans leading in shanks at Ryder…

The Americans are leading 2-0 when it comes to shanks

Rudolph has 3 TD passes, Oklahoma St tops No. 22…

Mason Rudolph passed for 392 yards and three touchdowns to help Oklahoma State defeat No. 22 Texas 49-31 on Saturday

Mets beat Phillies 5-3 to clinch top NL wild card

The New York Mets have clinched a playoff spot, beating the Philadelphia Phillies 5-3 to secure the top National League wild card

Bills place WR Sammy Watkins on IR

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins was placed on injured reserve, the team announced on Friday.

2 TDs by defense help No. 14 Miami beat Georgia…

Shaquille Quarterman and Joe Jackson returned fumbles by Georgia Tech quarterback Justin Thomas for touchdowns in a span of 46 seconds in the second quarter and No. 14 Miami beat the Yellow Jackets 35-21 on Saturday

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Kizer covers for shaky D as Notre Dame beats…

DeShone Kizer threw for a career-best 465 yards to help Notre Dame overcome another shaky performance by its defense and special and beat Syracuse 50-33 Saturday

Antonio Brown honors Arnold Palmer on cleats

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown will honor late golf legend Arnold Palmer with a pair of custom cleats on Sunday.

Barrett sets record, Ohio State blows out Rutgers…

J.T. Barrett threw four touchdown passes and Ohio State's stifling defense pitched a shutout as the surging Buckeyes beat Rutgers 58-0 Saturday

Earnhardt returns to Dover to support Hendrick…

Dale Earnhardt Jr. was back at Dover to support his Hendrick Motorsports teammates

Texans' loss of Watt could be boost for rest of…

With JJ Watt out, Texans face big void that could prove a big boost for rest of mediocre AFC South

Football Food: Chocolate-Covered Strawberry…

Because every great tailgate needs dessert.

FANTASY PLAYS: First bye week means replacement…

Fantasy football players must now deal with an added challenge: the bye weeks

Clemson-Louisville highlights trio of top 10…

The fifth week of the college football season offers arguably the best lineup of games since the opening weekend

Sports Style Swipe: Best and worst athleisure…

Giants wide receiver Roger Lewis joins the Sports Style Swipe crew in this week’s Lightning Round, focusing on the athleisure looks worn by Carmelo Anthony, Tristan Thompson, Russell Westbrook and Victor Cruz.

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Sparks and Lynx move within 1 win of WNBA Finals…

After double-digit victories in the first two games of their respective semifinal series, the Los Angeles Sparks and Minnesota Lynx are one win away from meeting in the WNBA Finals

Will Round 2 at Ryder Cup bring more wild…

In the morning session, the Americans swept their European counterparts

LEADING OFF: Colon, Mets aim for playoffs, AL…

LEADING OFF: Colon tries to put Mets in playoffs, Blue Jays and Tigers in tight chase for AL playoff spot

Report: Browns intend to release Josh Gordon

The Cleveland Browns intend to part ways with wide receiver Josh Gordon, according to a report from ESPN's Dan Graziano.

Which stadiums were used for less time than…

There are a handful of stadiums in Major League Baseball's modern era that were used for fewer seasons than Atlanta's Turner Field, which has been home of the Braves since 1997

Memorable moments in the history of Turner Field

Memorable moments in the history of Turner Field

Kendrick Perkins: Durant, Westbrook 'never really…

Kendrick Perkins spoke to the Vertical about the relationship between his former teammates Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant.

Bumgarner pitches, hits as Giants win, Pagan body…

Madison Bumgarner lined a two-run double to left in the sixth, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-3 to maintain their slim lead for the second NL wild card

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Purple Haze: No. 10 Washington rolls No. 7…

Jake Browning threw for 210 yards and three touchdowns, Myles Gaskin added 100 yards and two scores, and No. 10 Washington was dominant on both sides, overwhelming No. 7 Stanford 44-6 on Friday night

José Fernández's stolen high school jersey…

José Fernández's high school jersey was stolen during his memorial at Alonzo High School in Tampa on Wednesday.

The view at Fenway Park from David Ortiz's final…

From blades of grass to the big picture, David Ortiz discussed his career before his final regular-season series at Fenway Park