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Port Authority cop, ex-MLB pitcher, dies in wrong-way crash on way to 9/11 event

Port Authority cop, ex-MLB pitcher, dies in wrong-way crash on way to 9/11 event

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (WABC) — A former Major League Baseball pitcher who then became a Port Authority police officer was killed in a wrong-way crash near the Holland Tunnel while on his way to serve in the 9/11 ceremony at the World Trade Center Sunday. Tributes are pouring in for 37-year-old Anthony Varvaro, who grew …

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College football rankings: Georgia takes over No.  1 spot from Alabama, Notre Dame plummets in CBS Sports 131

College football rankings: Georgia takes over No. 1 spot from Alabama, Notre Dame plummets in CBS Sports 131

The schedule in Week 2 almost always looks less exciting going in than the results we see on the field, and this year was no different as three top-10 teams all lost on the same day and the presumed best team in the country was taken to the wire on the road as a 20-point …

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The Athletic

The Athletic 131: Kentucky, Arkansas surge into the top 10 in the rankings of each team

There’s nothing wrong with overcorrections in college football rankings this early in the season. Through two-plus weeks of football, there have been numerous upsets and surprising results. Three top-10 teams lost this past Saturday to teams outside the Power 5 conferences. Alabama nearly lost to Texas and its backup quarterback. We don’t know what to …

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Giants-Titans 'Kudos & Wet Willies': Celebrating a surprising Victory Monday

Giants-Titans ‘Kudos & Wet Willies’: Celebrating a surprising Victory Monday

I know you are still celebrating the stunning events of Sunday’s 21-20 upset victory by your New York Giants over the Tennessee Titans. So, let’s help the celebration along with our traditional ‘Kudos & Wet Willies’ on this Victory Monday. Kudos to… Brian Daboll — The Daboll era got off to a fantastic start with …

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Arrowheadlines: Kyler Murray knows the Chiefs dominated the Cardinals

Arrowheadlines: Kyler Murray knows the Chiefs dominated the Cardinals

The latest Kyler Murray on Cardinals’ Blowout Loss to Chiefs: ‘They Kicked Our Ass’ | Bleacher Reports The Arizona Cardinals got off to a rough start to the 2022 season after suffering a 44-21 blowout loss at home against the Kansas City Chiefs. After the game, Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray didn’t mince words when assessing …

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Nebraska coaching candidates: Mark Stoops, Matt Campbell lead the list of coaches to replace Scott Frost

Nebraska coaching candidates: Mark Stoops, Matt Campbell lead the list of coaches to replace Scott Frost

For the seventh time since Tom Osborne’s retirement in 1997, Nebraska is looking for a coach. That fact is both a surprising and depressing trend. Native son Scott Frost was fired Sunday having gone 16-31 three games into his fifth season. Even when they made modest improvements in other areas, the Cornhuskers were consistently bad …

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Carlos Alcaraz beats Casper Ruud in US Open final to win first grand slam at age of 19

Throughout this historic season, as he methodically climbed towards the top of his profession despite being a teenager in just his second full year on the ATP tour, Carlos Alcaraz was unfailingly clear about his objective: he was here to win grand slams. Not at some vague point in the future, or when he gained …

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Dodgers 1st to clinch a playoff spot;  10th straight

Dodgers 1st to clinch a playoff spot; 10th straight

SAN DIEGO — Reaching the playoffs is becoming routine yet still special for Justin Turner and the Los Angeles Dodgers. After emphatically becoming the first team to clinch a postseason spot this year with an 11-2 victory Sunday over the San Diego Padres, the Dodgers didn’t celebrate on the field beyond their usual post-victory handshake …

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