1. UCLA's Takkarist McKinley on Colorado: 'They Try to Chop Block You'

    UCLA defensive lineman Takkarist McKinley took a run-of-the-mill Pac-12 game and made it a little more interesting.....

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  2. Football Seeks More Complete Performance Against Bottom-Ranked Colorado

    UCLA heads to the land of high altitudes and low expectations on Saturday to face a Colorado squad that has ranked among the worst in the Pac-12 since the conference's formation.....

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  3. Despite diminished role, UCLA running back Jordon James is contributing

    UCLA running back Jordon James could have pouted. Offensive coordinator Noel Mazzone had seen that from players in similar situations.....

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  4. Questions Remain About UCLA Injuries Before Colorado

    It's Thursday, which means another less than revealing look at UCLA's injury situation going into its game against Colorado on Saturday.....

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  5. Mora Won't Commit to Starting Conor McDermott at Left Tackle

    UCLA head coach Jim Mora wouldn't commit to 6-foot-9 redshirt sophomore Conor McDermott making his second consecutive start at left tackle on Saturday.....

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  6. Key Matchups: St Louis Rams at Kansas City Chiefs

    Without question, last week's victory against the Seattle Seahawks was a season-saving victory for the St Louis Rams .....

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  7. Cubs Must Hire Maddon

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  8. Will Payroll Shackle Andrew Friedman's Impact on 2015 Dodgers?

    The Dodgers have been having organizational meetings this week in Phoenix and there is certainly plenty to do.....

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  9. Tigers Should Target Former Tampa Bay Rays Manager Joe Maddon

    Throughout the course of his career in Tampa Bay, Joe Maddon took a rag tag group of ballplayers and turned the Rays into one of the better teams in the American League over the last decade...

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  10. For Tigers, Big Salaries Mean Tough Decisions

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  11. Could Joe Maddon Manage or Coach the St. Louis Cardinals?

    Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon decided to opt out of his contract and leave the Rays organization. If a position opens, the St. Louis Cardinals should make a move for Maddon...

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  12. Tough Love for Young Taveras

    Hours before almost every home game in the second half, manager Mike Matheny and many Cardinals players would gather behind second base in a large cluster, sometimes ready to dispense judgment...

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  13. How the Cards' Top 5 Prospects Stack Up

    The annual ranking of the Cardinals ' top prospects is going to need a rewrite after several of the top talents graduated this year to the majors...

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  14. Royals Ready for Quirky Outfield Dimensions

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Kansas City Royals outfielder Jarrod Dyson has the confidence of a heavyweight prizefighter, a gunslinging Brett Favre of words...

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  15. No Talks Since Spring but Giants Will Extend Qualifying Offer to Sandoval

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Giants and third baseman Pablo Sandoval haven't had contract talks since spring training and that won't change until after the World Series ends, but the Giants will extend the $15...

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  16. Where Did Buster Posey's Power Go?

    The Giants were behind early because they were a bad team that was going to lose the Wild Card Game. Buster Posey helped them out of that. On the last day of the regular season, the Giants beat the Padres with the help of a Posey dinger...

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  17. World Series: Buster Posey and the Art of Catching

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Jake Peavy was in the midst of a long explanation of why he has been better with the Giants than he was with the Red Sox ...

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  18. Remembering Payne Stewart 15 Years After His Tragic Death

    It's hard to believe, but Saturday marks the 15th anniversary of the tragic passing of one of golf's most charismatic figures, Payne Stewart.....

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  19. Poulter: Shocked and Disappointed in Bishop

    "Shocking and disappointing." That's how Ian Poulter described his reaction to PGA of America president Ted Bishop's characterization of him as a "Lil Girl" while criticizing him for remarks he made about Nick Faldo in his autobiography...

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  20. Serena Williams Receives Written Apology from Russian Tennis Chief

    Serena Williams says she has received a written apology from Russian tennis chief Shamil Tarpischev for offensive comments in which he called her and sister Venus the ''Williams brothers...

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  21. Bouchard Looking for New Agency, Bigger Deals

    World No. 5 Eugenie Bouchard officially says she has stopped working with her agency, Lagardère. The Canadian has seen her contracts and endorsements rise after reaching at the ...

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  22. Wawrinka: Feeling Pressure, but Ready for Big Events Ahead

    Stan Wawrinka is pleased that he has already clinched a spot in the ATP World Tour Finals, but admits that he felt pressure in Basel this week, where he lost his opening match. The Swiss, ranked No...

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  23. USC Knows Visiting Utah Won't Be Easy

    LOS ANGELES -- There are many hostile environments in the Pac-12, and certainly the most difficult venue to come away with a victory is Oregon's Autzen Stadium, a facility legendary for its fans' proximity to the field and the incredible volume of noise..

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  24. Utah Finds a Winning Identity with Booker's Running Ability

    It's going to be a showcase of two of the top running backs in the Pac-12 on Saturday with Javorius Allen of the Trojans and Devontae Booker from Utah.....

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  25. USC at Utah Preview

    Adam Rittenberg looks at what to expect out of the matchup between No. 20 USC and No. 19 Utah this weekend.....

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