1. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 23

    It's time to give fantasy baseball managers their annual reminder: Baseball doesn't end once football begins. The college season commenced on Saturday, and the NFL will follow this week...

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  2. Pitt RB James Conner Scores Touchdown in 1st Game Back from Cancer

    During an intense opening week of college football, nothing will surpass James Conner's triumphant return. Now cancer-free , the Pittsburgh running back scored a touchdown in the second quarter against Villanova...

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  3. Houston's Brandon Wilson Runs Back Oklahoma Missed Field Goal for Touchdown

    If the thrilling Houston-Oklahoma game is any indication, an incredible college football season is on the horizon...

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  4. Ohio State's Malik Hooker Snags 1-Handed Interception

    No pass is safe from Malik Hooker, who dashed across the field to make a leaping interception against Bowling Green quarterback James Knapke...

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  5. Houston's Linell Bonner Tiptoes Sideline to Make Highlight Catch

    Houston's Greg Ward Jr. and Linell Bonner turned a broken play into a key first down during Saturday's game against Oklahoma. Late in the second quarter, Ward looked dead in the water...

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  6. Michigan's Jabrill Peppers Leaps over Hawaii Defender in Season Opener

    Although it ultimately didn't count, Jabrill Peppers showed some exceptional hops early in Michigan's season debut. Fielding a punt in the first quarter against Hawaii, the junior hurdled a defender before stepping out of bounds...

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  7. Oklahoma's Joe Mixon Reels in 60-Yard Catch with 1 Hand

    Oklahoma Sooners running back Joe Mixon started the season in style. In addition to scoring on a 32-yard run, the sophomore snagged a one-handed reception for 60 yards during the first quarter of Saturday's game against the Houston Cougars...

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  8. Michael Jordan, Derek Jeter and Star Michigan Alumni Attend Season Opener

    Two sports icons graced Ann Arbor with their presence for the Michigan Wolverines' season debut Saturday...

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  9. Fantasy Football 2016 Cheat Sheet: Draft Rankings and Sleepers to Target

    Get ready for a wild weekend of fantasy football drafting. The 2016 NFL season begins Thursday, leaving football fanatics with little time to select fantasy squads...

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  10. Best Signs from ESPN's 'College GameDay' from Week 1 in Lambeau

    College football is back, and ESPN's College GameDay opened up shop in uncharted waters. Picking from a loaded Week 1 schedule, the popular pregame show chose Lambeau Field, ...

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  11. 10 Franchises That Can't Catch a Break

    Misfortune is not equally distributed among sports franchises. Instead, some teams enjoy euphoric highs while others toil in frustration for years, even decades...

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  12. Nike Releases Commercial Chronicling Serena Williams' Path to Greatness

    Serena Williams has sat on tennis's throne for years, but it's been a long journey to the top. As part of its ad campaign celebrating the star, Nike unveiled a simple yet spine-tingling video showing her path to winning 22 Grand Slam titles...

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  13. Facebook Post to Michael Phelps from Fan with Autism Goes Viral

    Austin Levingston's post on Michael Phelps ' Facebook page has stirred significant attention from onlookers motivated by his message...

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  14. Ohio State Names Mike Weber Starting Running Back, Calls Parents to Break News

    It's not always bad news when a coach calls a student-athlete's parents. Ohio State assistant head coach and running backs coach Tony Alford phoned the parents of Mike Weber Jr...

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  15. Les Miles Warns LSU Players Not to Celebrate with Lambeau Leap

    LSU Tigers head coach Les Miles cautioned his players against doing the Lambeau Leap on Saturday...

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  16. Worlds Collide When Reporters Adam Schefter and Adrian Wojnarowski Meet

    How many scoops were uncovered at this dinner? ESPN NFL insider Adam Schefter posted a photo with NBA reporter and The Vertical founder Adrian Wojnarowski...

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  17. US Open Tennis 2016: TV Schedule, Picks for Wednesday Afternoon Draw

    Novak Djokovic leads the pack of competitors commencing the 2016 U.S. Open's second round on Wednesday. Following a shaky first-round victory over Jerzy Janowicz , t he defending champion still must prove he's healthy enough to repeat...

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  18. NBA Players, Others, Reimagined as Popular TV Characters

    Some NBA personalities are real characters, so maybe they're not too different from fake ones. Uproxx's David Rappoccio and Spencer Lund matched some of the league's top stars with their TV counterparts...

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  19. Korean Pitcher Aims Pickoff Throw at Runner's Head, Ordered to Community Service

    Korean Baseball Organization pitcher Lim Chang-yong fired a dangerous pickoff throw at his opponent's head Saturday, causing the league to slap him with a three-game suspension and 120 days of community service...

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  20. 10 Sports Stars Who Deserve a Better Supporting Cast

    In a bizarre paradox, individual sports stars are revered based on team success. When Peyton Manning regularly carried the Indianapolis Colts to the playoffs, the quarterback received scorn for not winning a title every year...

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  21. Jamal Crawford Crosses over Defender in Seattle Pro-Am Championship Game

    If NBA defenders can't keep up with Jamal Crawford 's moves, what chance does anyone in the Seattle Pro-Am Basketball League have? The Los Angeles Clippers guard stayed fresh this offseason by participating in the tournament again...

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  22. Yoenis Cespedes Celebrates Walk-off Home Run with Emphatic Bat Flip

    On Monday night, Yoenis Cespedes hit a walk-off home run in the 10th inning to defeat the Miami Marlins 2-1, celebrating his feat with a mighty bat flip...

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  23. Final Predictions for the 2016 MLB Waiver Trade Deadline

    There's no official deadline for MLB teams to strike a trade through revocable waivers, but playoff contenders have until Wednesday to make a deal that can factor into the postseason...

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  24. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 22

    Life would be much easier if fantasy baseball leagues followed MLB rules. When the calendar flips to September, the league's roster limit magically increases from 25 to 40...

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  25. Fantasy Football Draft Strategy 2016: Blueprint to Forming a Winning Squad

    There is no foolproof plan to winning a fantasy football championship. That's not the best opening sentence for a story on how to draft a winning fantasy football squad, but it's the truth...

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