GANNETT Syndication Service
GANNETT Syndication Service
NBA moms volunteering as poll officials on Election Day
A handful of NBA moms have followed their sons' efforts by speaking out on systemic racism and participating in various voting initiatives.
Brett Favre says he will vote for Donald Trump, expected to appear with president at Green Bay rally
Brett Favre tweeted his support for Donald Trump, becoming the latest ex-athlete to support the president.       
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Detroit Tigers hire A.J. Hinch as new manager
Detroit Tigers hired A.J. Hinch to replace Ron Gardenhire as manager. Hinch was suspended for a year for his role in the Astros cheating scandal.       
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College football's bowl lineup released with fewer games and an altered schedule
Bowl season will include 37 major college football games, down from 43, at least for now. There's also other changes to the usual lineup.       
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Toyota unveils the No. 23 car Bubba Wallace will drive for Michael Jordan, Denny Hamlin
Toyota confirmed its partnership with 23XI Racing, the new NASCAR team owned by Michael Jordan and Denny Hamlin with Bubba Wallace behind the wheel.       
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Opinion: Gymnasts Laurie Hernandez and Morgan Hurd using their platforms to speak for others
Unable to attend 2017 Women's March because she was at training camp, Morgan Hurd traveled two hours each way to take part in this month's event       
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Baltimore Ravens, left tackle Ronnie Stanley agree to massive 5-year extension
The Baltimore Ravens announced a five-year contract extension with left tackle Ronnie Stanley on Friday.
Longtime D.C. radio host Chad Dukes fired from 106.7 The Fan for alleged racist, inappropriate comments
Chad Dukes has been fired from 106.7 The Fan, parent company Entercom announced Thursday for "racist and other inappropriate comments."
Five games in Week 9 with College Football Playoff impact
A major Big Ten showdown and key clashes in the ACC and Big 12 are among the games with the biggest College Football Playoff impact in Week 9.
Steelers face Ravens in titanic AFC North battle. Plus, Week 8 picks and fantasy football advice.
The undefeated Pittsburgh Steelers head to Baltimore to take on the 5-1 Ravens in a massive AFC showdown. We look ahead to that and much more.
A.J Hinch on verge of becoming the Detroit Tigers' next manager
A.J. Hinch, spurned by the Chicago White Sox, is on the verge of reaching a three-year deal to become manager of the Detroit Tigers.
Why the Detroit Tigers are frontrunners to hire A.J. Hinch as manager
The path for Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila to hire A.J. Hinch is open with the Chicago White Sox opting to hire 76-year-old Tony La Russa.
Wisconsin football program up to 16 active COVID-19 cases among players and coaches
The Wisconsin football program is up to 16 active COVID-19 cases - eight among players and eight among coaches, including head coach Paul Chryst.       
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Patriots QB Cam Newton calls recent play 'trash,' takes ownership of struggles
Cam Newton said he's played 'terrible' and hopes to get better. If he doesn't, he knows things could get difficult for the Patriots.       
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Opinion: MLB has changed since Tony La Russa left the dugout. At 76, can White Sox manager meet it halfway?
The White Sox hired Tony La Russa, who has not managed since 2011, as the team's new manager – a move that many have criticized.       
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Opinion: As teams deal with cancellations, the frustration is obvious and understandable
The desire to play as many games as possible has been met with shrugged shoulders and even conflated with ignorance in the face of COVID-19.      
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'I felt the emotion of an event': Virtual New York City Marathon has been far from normal
When the 2020 New York City Marathon was canceled, organizers made the race virtual — inviting runners to participate from anywhere in the world.       
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Tony La Russa named new manager of Chicago White Sox
La Russa, 76, is a three-time World Series champion but has not managed since 2011.      
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Report: Jaguars' Gardner Minshew has multiple fractures, strained ligament in right thumb
With Minshew's status uncertain, the Jaguars could turn to either veteran Mike Glennon or rookie Jake Luton. The Jaguars are on a bye this week.       
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Dodgers and Rays in self-quarantine after Justin Turner's positive COVID-19 test
Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner tested positive for COVID-19, but returned to celebrate with teammates after clinching the World Series.       
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Bellator 250 loses two fights, including one from main card
On the day of the show, Bellator 250 has lost two fights, including one from the main card.      
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Craig Carton returns to WFAN after prison stint, will host drivetime show with Evan Roberts
Craig Carton is returning to WFAN 660 New York to co-host a drivetime program with Evan Roberts, beginning Nov. 9.       
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Falcons coach Raheem Morris takes blame for Todd Gurley's costly touchdown blunder vs. Lions
Todd Gurley scored with less than 70 seconds left instead of falling down before the end zone to waste time. It led to Lions' comeback win.       
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Opinion: After strong start in Year 2, Cardinals QB Kyler Murray appears poised to meet elite expectations
With Kyler Murray at the helm, the Cardinals have already matched their win total from last year and are contending with some of the NFL's best teams.       
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Contracts show Ole Miss on the hook to pay four defensive coordinators this year
Recent firings have been costly for the Ole Miss football team, with no guarantee of future improvement on the field       
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