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FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2019, file photo, Alabama's Najee Harris reaches for the end zone during the first half the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Clemson, in Santa Clara, Calif. Najee Harris has been a presence in Alabama’s backfield pretty much since he arrived as one of the nation’s top recruits. Now, he's finally the lead runner. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
August 20, 2019 - 6:08 am
Voting in the AP Top 25 is a mix of art, science and hunch, and it's especially tricky when it comes to the preseason poll. On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast , ESPN's Rece Davis joins AP's Ralph Russo to discuss filling out a ballot when nobody has played yet. Davis explains how he...
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August 15, 2019 - 2:21 pm
Oregon is on the rise. Utah might have its best team since joining the Pac-12. Washington has a new former five-star quarterback. And USC has a coach planted firmly on the hot seat. On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast , Jon Wilner of the San Jose Mercury News and Pac-12 Hotline joins...
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In this Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, photo, Ohio State defensive lineman Robert Landers (67) celebrates his sack on Michigan quarterback Shea Patterson (2) in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Columbus, Ohio. Robert Landers struggles with mental illness, and he doesn’t care who knows it. In fact, he wants more people to know it. He took to Twitter in the aftermath of the mass shooting in his hometown of Dayton to make his struggle public, understanding that survivors of the shooting and others may have issues to contend with. (Marvin Fong/The Plain Dealer via AP)
August 12, 2019 - 12:53 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State defensive tackle Robert Landers struggles with mental illness, and he doesn't care who knows it. In fact, he wants more people to be aware of it. The mass shooting in his hometown of Dayton, Ohio, rattled him enough that he decided it was time to speak out. The...
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August 10, 2019 - 3:38 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau wasted no time defending himself against accusations of slow play Saturday after harsh criticism on social media stemming from a video showing him taking more than two minutes to hit an 8-foot putt. Among those who criticized him on Twitter was Eddie...
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August 09, 2019 - 7:32 am
Oklahoma will try to make it five straight Big 12 championships with yet another transfer quarterback, while Texas tries to build on its 2018 breakout. On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast, Max Olson from The Athletic previews the Big 12 with AP's Ralph Russo. The Sooners are the...
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FILE - In this April 14, 2019, file photo, Tiger Woods reacts as he wins the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Ga. Woods' appeal worldwide, particularly in Asia, remains stronger than ever after his 15th major title.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
August 08, 2019 - 6:23 am
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Tiger Woods' first vacation to Thailand was a lot different from when he goes there for work. "No one knew who I was," Woods said Wednesday with a smile. That might be true when no one's trying to bother him at a resort with his mother, children and girlfriend. Still, there...
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FILE - In this April 21, 2018, file photo, Penn State linebacker Micah Parsons acknowledges the crowd before the Blue-White spring college football game in State College, Pa. Last year, Parsons put together the greatest freshman season for a linebacker in Penn State’s long history. He says he learned that earning a starting spot takes more than making a bunch of tackles. (Joe Hermitt/PennLive.com via AP)
August 07, 2019 - 1:48 pm
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Micah Parsons could hardly wait to see his face on the massive video board atop Beaver Stadium. He imagined how cool it would be to hear 107,000 fans roar when he was announced as a starting linebacker for Penn State — as a freshman. Parsons rolled into Happy Valley last...
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FILE-In this Dec. 19, 2018 file photo Schalke boss Clemens Toennies smells steaming coal on a trolley beside the pitch prior the Bundesliga soccer match between FC Schalke 04 and Bayer Leverkusen in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. Schalke chairman Clemens Tönnies has resisted calls to resign and will instead step down for three months over comments he made last week that were widely condemned as racist. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
August 07, 2019 - 8:54 am
BERLIN (AP) — Schalke chairman Clemens Tönnies' decision to temporarily step down over comments widely condemned as racist has done little to quell anger with the German soccer club's response. Schalke said it welcomed Tönnies' decision to take a three-month break but then "resume in the same...
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FILE - In this Aug. 5, 2019, file photo, Washington Redskins wide receiver Terry McLaurin (17) runs drills with teammates Samaje Perine (32) and Darlin Kidsy Jr., (84) during the Washington Redskins NFL football training camp in Richmond, Va. The Redskins will become the first NFL team to have a gambling-focused telecast of their games, offering cash prizes to viewers who correctly predict in-game outcomes during the preseason. The telecasts on the regional cable network NBC Sports Washington will follow a formula established by the Redskins’ NBA neighbors, the Washington Wizards. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
August 06, 2019 - 6:32 pm
The Washington Redskins will become the first NFL team to have a gambling-focused telecast of their games, offering cash prizes to viewers who correctly predict in-game outcomes during the preseason. The telecasts on the regional cable network NBC Sports Washington will follow a formula established...
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FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo, Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons interviewed by 76ers sideline reporter Serena Winters following the second half of Game 6 of a second-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Toronto Raptors, in Philadelphia. Simmons has explained a social media post that seemed to imply he'd been racially profiled by security staff at a Melbourne casino by saying he and his friends felt "singled out." Simmons posted a video on Instagram in which he asked why he and two black friends were asked for identification but another person in their group who is white was not. He deleted the post Tuesday morning, Aug. 6, 2019, when it started making news and after the casino issued a statement saying its security staff routinely did ID checks on anyone who appears younger than 25. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola, File)
August 06, 2019 - 7:39 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons has explained a social media post that seemed to imply he'd been racially profiled by security staff at a Melbourne casino by saying he and his friends felt "singled out." Simmons posted a video on Instagram in which he asked why he...
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