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The MMQB Spotlight: Carson Palmer

The MMQB's Andy Benoit spotlights Arizona Cardinals' starting quarterback Carson Palmer.

The Latest: Summer Olympic sports see 'politics' in report

The umbrella body for summer Olympic sports says the Russian doping scandals have been misused for "media exposure and political influence" at the expense of the Rio Games

Top 10 Craziest Fans in Football

For these fans, it really is more than just a game. Join http://www.WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the Top 10 Craziest Fans in Football.

How Much Is an Olympic Gold Medal Worth?

They're shiny, fancy and everyone wants one...but how much is a gold medal worth? Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.

The NFL Goes Heavy-Handed To Enforce Its Concussion Protocol

The NFL will now fine teams for failing to meet its concussion protocol. If the NFL determines a team ducked it on purpose, it could lose draft picks.

5 Russian canoeists, including Olympic champ, get Rio bans

Olympic champion Alexander Dyachenko and four other Russian canoeists have been barred from co

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LEADING OFF: Chapman joins Cubs; Mets and Cards play 2

LEADING OFF: Chapman joins Cubs; Mets and Cards play 2; Tillman goes for MLB-leading 15th win; Wright tests knuckleball vs Tigers

Josh Gordon reinstated by NFL after year-long suspension

Josh Gordon will be making his way back to the field after a suspension that has kept the Browns receiver out of football since 2014.

White Sox ace Sale to start Thursday at Cubs

White Sox ace Chris Sale starts Thursday against crosstown Cubs in first appearance since suspension

Beltre hits 2nd homer in 9th, rallies Rangers past A's 7-6

Adrian Beltre hit his second home run of the game with two outs in the ninth inning, a two-run shot that rallied the Texas Rangers past the Oakland Athletics 7-6 for their third straight win

Report: Blazers, C.J. McCollum agree to four-year, $106 million extension

The Portland Trail Blazers and guard C.J. McCollum have agreed to a four-year contract extension worth the maximum $106 million, according to the Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski.

Romine, Pineda, new-look bullpen lead Yanks past Astros 2-1

Austin Romine hit a tiebreaking double in the eighth inning to make a winner of Michael Pineda, and the New York Yankees' bullpen did just fine without star closer Aroldis Chapman in a 2-1 victory over the Houston Astros

A Dallas Cowboys Bus Collided With A Van In Arizona, Killing 4

The four Dallas Cowboys staff members on board were uninjured — those that died in the crash were riding in the van that collided with the bus.

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Welcome to Andy Staples' Bow Tie Consultancy

Bow ties will never seem intimidating again after Andy Staples shows you just how easy it is to make a fashion statement.

AP source: Lue, Cavs agree to multiyear contract extension

A person familiar with the contract says Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue has agreed to a multi-year extension with the NBA champion Cavaliers

The Longest Run: Olympics about more than winning for Refugee team

For the Refugee Olympic team, the Rio Games will not be about winning medals. They will be about earning dignity and changing hearts and minds.

Comeback route: NFL reinstates wide receiver Josh Gordon

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has been reinstated to the NFL on a conditional basis

Michael Jordan Breaking His History Of Silence Is A Really Big Deal

Along with remaining silent on social issues, Jordan's been criticized for not responding to violence surrounding the release of his signature shoes.

Rangers' Fielder expected to have season-ending neck surgery

Texas Rangers slugger Prince Fielder is expected to have season-ending neck surgery for the second time in three years

WNBA president on rescinded fines: We needed to move forward

WNBA President Lisa Borders says she hopes that rescinding the fines the league imposed over black warmup shirts worn in solidarity for shooting victims will lead to a fresh start on social activism for the players and their union

Mustard Minute: Top three Steph Curry moments from American Century Celebrity Golf Championship

Steph Curry may be good at basketball, but he’s also really good at golf. However, his best moments from the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship Tournament had nothing to do with the sport.

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Sandusky scandal still casts shadow at Penn State

Penn State coach James Franklin sees an improved team in Happy Valley and a program that can't escape the shadow cast by the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal

Jordan gives $2M; looks to build trust between blacks, cops

Michael Jordan is trying to help ease tensions between African-Americans and law enforcement

Earnhardt's return to NASCAR could take more time

Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s return to racing from concussion-like symptoms could take longer than expected