1. Buster Posey Is 1st Player to Get 1st 1,000 Hits with Giants Since Rich Aurilia

    Fact: Buster Posey recorded his 1,000th career hit with a home run in the Giants' 12-1 win over the Rockies on Tuesday night. He is the first player to get his first 1,000 hits with the Giants since Rich Aurilia in 2003...

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  2. Saints Start 0-3 Consecutively for the 1st Time Since 1996 and 1997 Seasons

    Fact: The New Orleans Saints lost to the Atlanta Falcons on Monday night, bringing their record to 0-3 for the second consecutive season. The last time the Saints started 0-3 in consecutive years was in the 1996 and 1997 seasons...

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  3. Odell Beckham Jr. Becomes Fastest in NFL History to 200 Career Receptions

    Fact: New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. recorded his 200th career reception on Sunday in his 30th career game. No player in NFL history has reached that milestone faster...

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  4. LSU's 2-2 Start Is the Worst 4-Game Start in Les Miles' Tenure as Tigers Coach

    Fact: LSU lost to Auburn 18-13 on Saturday night and are now 2-2 this season. It is the worst four-game start in Les Miles' tenure as head coach at LSU...

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  5. KG, Kobe and Duncan Amassed 48 All-Star Selections, 4 MVPs and 11 Championships

    Fact: Kevin Garnett announced his retirement from the NBA on Friday with a video on Instagram , joining other notable former stars Kobe Bryant and Tim Duncan...

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  6. Jacoby Brissett, QBs Making Their First Career Start Under Belichick Are Now 6-0

    Fact: Jacoby Brissett led the Patriots to a 27-0 win over the Texans on Thursday night. Quarterbacks making their first career start under Bill Belichick are now 6-0...

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  7. Patriots Have Won 5 Straight Thursday Night Games Under Bill Belichick

    Fact: The New England Patriots host the Houston Texans on Thursday Night Football . They have won five straight Thursday night games under head coach Bill Belichick ...

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  8. David Ortiz Passes Dave Kingman for Most HRs by a Player in His Final Season

    Fact: David Ortiz hit his 36th home run of the season in the Boston Red Sox 's 5-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday, passing Dave Kingman for the most home runs by a player in his final season...

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  9. Carson Wentz Is First Rookie QB to Start 2-0 Without Throwing an Interception

    Fact: Carson Wentz is the first rookie quarterback to start 2-0 without throwing an interception since the AFL/ NFL merger (1970)...

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  10. Will Fuller Only 2nd Rookie WR to Begin Career with 2 Straight 100-Yard Games

    Fact: Houston Texans wide receiver Will Fuller joined DeSean Jackson on Sunday as only the second rookie in the NFL 's Super Bowl era to start his career with back-to-back games with 100 or more receiving yards...

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  11. Matt Forte Rushed for Three Touchdowns on Thursday, Tying His Career High

    Fact: Matt Forte rushed for three touchdowns in the Jets ' 37-31 win over the Bills on Thursday night, tying a career high (Week 7, 2013 vs. Redskins )...

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  12. New York Jets Are Looking to Avoid Their First 0-2 Start Since 2007

    The New York Jets play the Buffalo Bills on Thursday night and are looking to avoid their first 0-2 start since 2007...

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  13. Taijuan Walker Pitched His 1st Career Complete-Game Shutout Against the Angels

    Fact: Seattle Mariners pitcher Taijuan Walker pitched a complete-game shutout against the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday, the first of his career...

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  14. 49ers Shut out the Rams on Monday Night, the First Shutout on MNF Since 2009

    Fact: The 49ers shut out the Rams 28-0 on Monday night. It was the first shutout on Monday Night Football since the Ravens beat the Browns 16-0 in Week 10 of 2009...

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  15. Larry Fitzgerald Caught His 100th Career TD, Joins Elite List of Receivers

    Fact: Larry Fitzgerald caught his 99th and 100th career touchdowns on Sunday against the Patriots , becoming the 10th player in NFL history with at least 100 career receiving touchdowns...

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  16. Central Michigan Beat a Ranked Team for 1st Time Since 1991

    Fact: Central Michigan beat No. 22 Oklahoma State 30-27 on Saturday afternoon. It was the first time it beat a ranked opponent since it defeated No. 18 Michigan State in 1991...

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  17. 1st Time NBA Hall of Fame Class Has Had at Least 3 No. 1 Overall Picks

    Fact: The 2016 NBA Hall of Fame class featured Shaquille O'Neal , Yao Ming and Allen Iverson , making it the first time a Hall of Fame class has had at least three No. 1 overall picks...

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  18. Cam Newton Passes Steve Young for Most Rushing TDs (44) by QB in Super Bowl Era

    Fact: Cam Newton had his 44th career rushing touchdown on Thursday, passing Steve Young for most ever by a quarterback in the Super Bowl Era...

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  19. Defending Super Bowl Champions Are 10-2 in Season Openers

    Fact: The Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos face off with the Carolina Panthers on Thursday. Since defending Super Bowl champions started opening up the season on Wednesday and Thursday nights, they are 10-2...

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  20. Brian Dozier Joins Only 2 Other Twins Players to Homer in 5 Straight Games

    Fact: Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier hit a home run in his fifth straight game on Tuesday. He joins Harmon Killebrew and Marty Cordova as the only players in Twins history to accomplish that feat...

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  21. Serena Williams Secures 308 Career Wins at a Major, the Most of All Time

    Fact: Serena Williams beat Yaroslava Shvedova at the U.S. Open on Monday, securing her 308th career win at a major. Her 308 wins are the most of all time, passing Roger Federer ...

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  22. Texas' Sunday Upset Was 1st Win over Ranked Team in Opening Weekend Since '90

    Fact: Texas beat No. 10 Notre Dame on Sunday in double overtime, 50-47, giving the Longhorns their first upset over a ranked opponent in the opening weekend since 1990 (No. 21 Penn State)...

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  23. Alabama Beats USC by 46, Has Won Last 5 Openers by an Average of 25.2 Points

    Fact: Alabama beat USC 52-6 on Saturday, and it has now won by an average of 25.2 points per game on opening weekend over the last five years...

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  24. Florida, USC and Ohio State Currently Hold the Longest Opening Game Win Streak

    Florida (26), USC (18) and Ohio State (16) currently hold the longest opening game win streaks in the FBS. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light...

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  25. Lamar Jackson Sets School Record with 8 Total Touchdowns, All in the First Half

    Fact: Louisville QB Lamar Jackson set a school record with eight total touchdowns (six passing, two rushing) in the Cardinals' 70-14 win against Charlotte on Thursday night. All eight of his touchdowns came in the first half...

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