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  • Weekend Sports in Brief

    NFL BOSTON (AP) - The New England Patriots have reached an agreement with free-agent quarterback Cam Newton, bringing in the 2015 NFL Most Valuable Player to help the team move on from three-time MVP Tom Brady, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press. The one-year

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  • Weekend Sports in Brief

    NASCAR TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - A noose was found in the garage stall of Black driver Bubba Wallace at the NASCAR race in Alabama on Sunday, less than two weeks after he successfully pushed the auto racing series to ban the Confederate flag at its tracks and facilities. NASCAR announced

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  • Weekend Sports in Brief

    GOLF FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Daniel Berger was playing some of the best golf that no one noticed. Three months away because of the COVID-19 pandemic didn’t slow his momentum. The PGA Tour made a healthy return to golf at the Charles Schwab Challenge with a somewhat sickly finish.

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  • Thursday Sports in Brief

    NFL WASHINGTON (AP) - The title sponsor of the Washington Redskins’ stadium wants the NFL team to change its name. “We have communicated to the team in Washington our request that they change the team name,“ FedEx said in a statement Thursday. The company paid the team $205 million in

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  • Wednesday Sports in Brief

    NFL The NFL will cut its preseason in half and push back the start of exhibition play so teams have more time to train following a virtual offseason made necessary by the coronavirus pandemic, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press. The person spoke Wednesday on

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  • Tuesday Sports in Brief

    MLB NEW YORK (AP) - Trying to find out the status of a baseball player coming back from an ankle injury definitely will be easier than learning whether someone tested positive for the coronavirus. Major League Baseball said Tuesday that a team will not specifically announce a COVID-19 injured list

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  • Tuesday Sports in Brief

    MLB NEW YORK (AP) - Major League Baseball issued a 60-game schedule Tuesday night that will start July 23 or 24 in empty ballparks as the sport tries to push ahead amid the coronavirus following months of acrimony. A dramatically altered season with games full of new rules was the

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