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Santana Moss says Robert Griffin III gloated when Redskins fired Mike Shanahan; RG3 calls comments 'a betrayal'

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Robert Griffin III accused his former Washington Redskins teammate Santana Moss of betraying him and lying by saying that RG3 gloated when coach Mike Shanahan was fired by the team after the 2013 season.

During a radio interview Monday on WFAN in Washington, D.C., Moss told of a fractured relationship...

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Giants coach Ben McAdoo calls out Eli Manning for key delay of game penalty against the Lions

Tue, 2017-09-19 22:55

Not all of the New York Giants’ woes can be pinned on Eli Manning.

But coach Ben McAdoo called out the two-time Super Bowl champion Monday night following a 24-10 loss to the Detroit Lions, blaming Manning for a key delay of game penalty.

“Sloppy quarterback play,” McAdoo said. “Quarterback and...

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College football: Auburn quarterback Sean White dismissed

Tue, 2017-09-19 12:20

Auburn coach Gus Malzahn dismissed former starting quarterback Sean White following a suspension and a subsequent arrest.

The 15th-ranked Tigers’ backup quarterback was arrested early Sunday morning on a charge of public intoxication. White had been suspended for the first two games for undisclosed...

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Rams prepare for Thursday night, by resting

Tue, 2017-09-19 12:10

The whirlwind preparation for a Thursday night game began in earnest Monday for the Rams.

And it started with … rest.

Coach Sean McVay canceled a scheduled workout so players could have an extra day to physically recover after Sunday’s 27-20 loss to the Washington Redskins.

Rams players said after...

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Lakers have agreed to one-year deal with Andrew Bogut

Tue, 2017-09-19 11:55

The Lakers have agreed to a one-year deal with Andrew Bogut, according to people familiar with the deal who were not authorized to speak publicly. Bogut is very familiar with Lakers coach Luke Walton’s system, having played for the Golden State Warriors from 2012 to 2016.

Walton was an assistant...

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Lions sack Giants, 24-10

Tue, 2017-09-19 11:55

Matthew Stafford threw for two touchdowns, rookie Jamal Agnew broke the game open with an 88-yard punt return in the fourth quarter and the Detroit Lions beat the New York Giants 24-10 on Monday night.

The Lions (2-0) sacked Eli Manning five times and Stafford put together another big game while...

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MLB: Dustin Pedroia injured

Tue, 2017-09-19 11:45

Second baseman Dustin Pedroia of the Boston Red Sox was struck in the face by his own foul ball and forced out of Monday night’s game against the host Baltimore Orioles.

The Red Sox said Pedroia suffered a bruised nose and is listed as day to day. He fouled a pitch off the plate, and the ball...

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Clayton Kershaw gives up first career grand slam in Dodgers' 4-3 loss to Phillies

Tue, 2017-09-19 11:30

Clayton Kershaw peeked over his right shoulder, noted the flight of the baseball and looked away. The milestone carried no weight for him. Kershaw never saw the baseball land, never saw the disappearance of the first grand slam he had ever allowed in the major leagues.

It happened in the 10th season,...

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Cam Fowler is confident and ready to again be a leader for Ducks' defensemen

Tue, 2017-09-19 10:40

A year ago, it seemed that no amount of salary-cap wizardry would allow the Ducks to avoid trading defenseman Cam Fowler. He didn’t want to leave the team that had drafted him 12th overall in 2010, but he understood that the Ducks wanted to keep emerging stars Rickard Rakell, Sami Vatanen and Hampus...

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Denver Broncos are off to a running start

Tue, 2017-09-19 10:25

The team from the Mile High City is on the rise.

The Denver Broncos are running the ball and stopping the run — they did neither well last season — and have a surprisingly effective quarterback in Trevor Siemian.

As a result, they are 2-0 with impressive home victories over the Chargers and Dallas,...

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One thing Mike Trout hasn't hurt is his MVP chances

Tue, 2017-09-19 09:15

One afternoon at Angel Stadium last week, Mike Trout tossed a large foam football around the clubhouse with some teammates. At one point, Trout fired the football in a tight, perfect spiral across the room to Garrett Richards, his housemate and the Angels’ ace. Richards returned the throw on an...

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Family, and friendly, ties bind Rams coach Sean McVay to a lineage of NFL greatness

Tue, 2017-09-19 09:05

Framed photographs, plaques and magazine covers adorn nearly every inch of wall space, memorabilia from a life in football that spans more than seven decades.

A few are keepsakes from Massillon High in Ohio. Others are from college days at Miami (Ohio), coaching stops in the World Football League...

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Chargers hope losing close games doesn't become contagious

Tue, 2017-09-19 08:30

An inability to win close games can be like a flu bug spreading through the locker room. The Chargers, their latest nausea-inducing last-second defeat coming in Sunday’s 19-17 loss to the Miami Dolphins, can only hope to contain it.

When kicker Younghoe Koo pushed a potential game-winning, 44-yard...

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UCLA players are wounded, some are barely walking after loss to Memphis

Tue, 2017-09-19 07:25

Jim Mora spent about half of his interview session with reporters Monday providing injury updates, never a good sign given the UCLA coach’s policy of addressing only significant injuries once the season has started.

Tailback Nate Starks could miss the rest of the season because of damage he sustained...

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Chase McGrath, USC's hero against Texas, rarely tried field goals in high school

Tue, 2017-09-19 07:00

Jana and Greg McGrath watched their son, Chase, stare at the goal posts before the biggest moment of his young football career. Jana trembled and prayed. Greg had a lump in his throat.

Chase paced back to line up for the third field-goal attempt he had tried in college, from 43 yards. It was late...

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Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager not throwing at 100%, must manage pain through postseason

Tue, 2017-09-19 06:30

A wayward throw by shortstop Corey Seager on Sunday night exemplified a worry the Dodgers face in the playoffs. Seager airmailed a throw to the plate in the seventh inning against Washington, offering a visual complement to manager Dave Roberts’ remarks on Monday when he said Seager was not throwing...

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NFL: Su'a Cravens won't be playing for the Redskins this season

Tue, 2017-09-19 05:30

The banged-up Washington Redskins won't have Su'a Cravens for the rest of the season after putting the 22-year-old safety on the reserve/left squad list.

Cravens left the team before Week 1 while contemplating retirement. The Redskins had a month to decide what to do with the 2016 second-round...

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Gennady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez rematch talks will start this week

Tue, 2017-09-19 04:30

Talks to arrange a Canelo Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin rematch will begin this week, Alvarez's promoter, Eric Gomez, told the Los Angeles Times on Monday.

"The fight was so good, we feel it merits a rematch and we'll sit down with [Golovkin promoter] Tom [Loeffler] this week to discuss a rematch,"...

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Rams punter Johnny Hekker and linebacker Robert Quinn stand together during national anthem

Tue, 2017-09-19 04:30

Rams linebacker Robert Quinn stood on the sideline and raised a fist during the playing of the national anthem before Sunday’s game against the Washington Redskins, continuing a practice he started last season.

But in this instance, punter Johnny Hekker put his arm around Quinn, who returned the...

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Angels mailbag: Looking at the last two weeks

Tue, 2017-09-19 03:25

Hello, Angels fans. Well, this is almost it. Your favorite baseball team is 76-73 and off today for the last time this season. With 13 games remaining in the regular season, they trail Minnesota by two games for the American League’s second wild-card spot.

So, the Angels’ playoff destiny may not...

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