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Buccaneers linebacker Shaq Barrett laughs about the Chiefs' new offensive line

Buccaneers linebacker Shaq Barrett laughs about the Chiefs’ new offensive line

Everyone in Kansas City remembers Super Bowl LV very well — for all the wrong reasons. The championship game went absolutely nothing like the previous season’s, when the Kansas City Chiefs rallied back to beat the San Francisco 49ers, winning their first Super Bowl title in 50 years with a 31-20 victory. The second time …

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Does college football have an attendance problem?  Lane Kiffin's fan gripes bring up fair point

Does college football have an attendance problem? Lane Kiffin’s fan gripes bring up fair point

No. 14 Ole Miss hosts No. 7 Kentucky on Saturday in Oxford. Both teams are undefeated. This is, to say the least, a big game. The scant few area hotel rooms available are running $600 a night, you can forget about a Friday night reservation at City Grocery and the cops are already warning everyone …

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Yankee Stadium's effect on Judge's HR chase just might surprise you

Yankee Stadium’s effect on Judge’s HR chase just might surprise you

Aaron Judge has 60 home runs, a number that is part milestone (he’s just one away from tying the American League record, if you haven’t heard) and part legend (while 60 isn’t the single-season MLB record or even close to it, it’s a number that’s been burned into the hearts of baseball fans for generations). …

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Prisco's NFL Week 4 picks: Cowboys roll over Commanders, Eagles squeak past Jaguars, Trubisky quiets doubters

Prisco’s NFL Week 4 picks: Cowboys roll over Commanders, Eagles squeak past Jaguars, Trubisky quiets doubters

There are some weeks when picking NFL games can destroy one’s psyche. Consider me destroyed. For now. I am too resilient and too tough to stay down for long. But, man, was I bad last week. I went 7-9 straight up, 5-10-1 against the spread in our expert picks and 1-5 with my Best Bets …

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A 32-year-old forward making $10 million is set to become the NBA's hottest trade piece

A 32-year-old forward making $10 million is set to become the NBA’s hottest trade piece

The Phoenix Suns announced that they are going to trade forward Jae Crowder. Crowder is a burly, 3-and-D wing with playoff experience and a good fit with any contending team. It’s likely every contender gets in on the race for Crowder, who is the type of player not often available. Loading Something is loading. The …

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Perspective |  The Nationals and their fans know the bottom.  This isn't it.

Perspective | The Nationals and their fans know the bottom. This isn’t it.

On the last day of the 2008 season, the Washington Nationals, managed by Manny Acta, fielded a lineup that featured Odalis Perez and Luke Montz as the batter. Emilio Bonifacio and Anderson Hernandez served as the double play combination. Kory Casto hit third and Ryan Langerhans cleanup. Ryan Zimmerman, the lone can’t-miss piece of a …

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Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Wide Receivers Fantasy Football Week 4: Amari Cooper Hot Streak

Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em Wide Receivers Fantasy Football Week 4: Amari Cooper Hot Streak

Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em is the ultimate look at the best and worst matchups based on a PPR scoring system in fantasy football. This column will not cover the elite players in the NFL like Josh Allen, Jonathan Taylor or Cooper Kupp. Instead, I’ll look at the players you have questions about who could exceed …

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How do you even cheat in chess?  Artificial intelligence and Morse code  CNN

How do you even cheat in chess? Artificial intelligence and Morse code CNN

CNN — It’s the story that has rocked chess and shows no sign of abating. The cheating scandal which has engulfed the sport, involving five-time world champion Magnus Carlsen, is all anyone is talking about. On Monday, Carlsen explicitly accused fellow grandmaster and rival Hans Niemann of cheating for the first time in a lengthy …

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