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College football players fear stigma of sitting out could outlast pandemic

10 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post

As the planned college football season inches closer, players and their parents worried about the prospect of playing during the novel coronavirus outbreak are seeing their...
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Falcons' Calvin Ridley Expects to Be Elite This Year, Wants at Least 1,000 Yards

44 minutes ago   |   Bleacher Report

Heading into his third NFL season, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Calvin Ridley has set lofty goals for himself in 2020...
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Colorado State investigating claims that football players were told not to report COVID-19 symptoms

52 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

Colorado State president Joyce McConnell says she will launch an investigation into how the athletic department handled COVID-19 safety protocols amid a report that players...
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Christian McCaffrey Discusses Cam Newton, Teddy Bridgewater, Panthers Offense

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report

Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey said Wednesday it "means a lot" to get viewed as the face of the franchise following the departures of Luke Kuechly and Cam...
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U-Conn. becomes first FBS college football program to shut down season

1 hour ago   |   The Washington Post   |   4 articles

The Huskies were to play their first season as an independent, but the novel coronavirus pandemic caused a number of opponents to cancel games.
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Northwestern football workouts still on hold after a player tests positive for COVID-19, while Illinois will start camp Thursday

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Northwestern hopes it can return to the practice field by Friday, the allowable start date for a contact practice per NCAA rules.
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49ers Rumors: Ex-Raiders, Seahawks DE Dion Jordan Expected to Sign Contract

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report

The San Francisco 49ers are planning to sign free-agent defensive end Dion Jordan , according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. Jordan spent the 2019 season with the Oakland...
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UConn is first FBS program to cancel upcoming football season due to COVID-19

UConn is first FBS program to cancel upcoming football season due to COVID-19

1 hour ago   |   WLKY

UConn, which was slated to compete as an independent this season, is the first FBS program to cancel its season.
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Revised Hawkeye football schedule includes 5 games at Kinnick Stadium

Revised Hawkeye football schedule includes 5 games at Kinnick Stadium

1 hour ago   |   KCCI   |   10 articles

The Iowa Hawkeyes released their revised 10-game Big Ten Conference football schedule for 2020.
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Big Ten Football Season Slated To Start Labor Day Weekend; Gophers 2020 Schedule Released

Big Ten Football Season Slated To Start Labor Day Weekend; Gophers 2020 Schedule Released

1 hour ago   |   CBS   |   10 articles

The Big Ten released its 10-game conference-only football schedule beginning as early as Labor Day weekend but cautioned there is no certainty games will be played. Minnesota...
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Disney theme parks take $3.5 billion hit due to coronavirus

Disney theme parks take $3.5 billion hit due to coronavirus

Disney said Tuesday afternoon that its theme parks division took a $3.5 billion hit due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Penn State's 10-game conference schedule released

Penn State's 10-game conference schedule released

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UConn becomes 1st FBS program to cancel football over virus

UConn becomes 1st FBS program to cancel football over virus

STORRS, Conn. - UConn canceled its 2020-2021 football season Wednesday, becoming the first FBS program to suspend football because of the coronavirus pandemic, as other schools... Read more ...

Former nurse defeats veteran congressman in another victory for the left...

Former nurse defeats veteran congressman in another victory for the left wing of the Democratic party

Cori Bush has unseated Democratic Party congressman William Lacy Clay, defeating a political dynasty that has represented its district in St Louis, Missouri, for more than half... Read more ...

Chasm grows between President Trump and government coronavirus experts

Chasm grows between President Trump and government coronavirus experts

Until recently, the medical experts on the White House coronavirus task force have walked a tightrope. But as deaths and infections surge, a divide has been growing between the... Read more ...

'Why the hell would I take a test?': Biden says he hasn't taken a cognitive...

'Why the hell would I take a test?': Biden says he hasn't taken a cognitive test after Trump challenged his mental ability

Former Vice President Joe Biden clarified that he has not taken a cognitive test, following challenges from President Donald Trump to take one. The presumptive Democratic... Read more ...

Pete Hamill, legendary Post columnist and author, dead at 85

Pete Hamill, legendary Post columnist and author, dead at 85

Pete Hamill, the consummate New York newspaperman and novelist whose 15-year career at the New York Post included stints as a columnist and editor, died Wednesday, his family... Read more ...

President Trump plans to give RNC speech live at White House

President Trump plans to give RNC speech live at White House

President Trump says he plans to give his Republican National Convention speech this month from the White House. “I'll probably do mine live from the White House,” Trump said... Read more ...

De Blasio announces $10K fines, checkpoints for travelers flouting NYC...

De Blasio announces $10K fines, checkpoints for travelers flouting NYC quarantine

Out-of-state travelers could face up to $10,000 in fines if they break New York City's two-week quarantine rule, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday, saying checkpoints... Read more ...

Sewickley student among 5 high schoolers named National Student Poets

Sewickley student among 5 high schoolers named National Student Poets

Winning applicants each represent a different region and are chosen based on creativity, dedication and promise. Each receives a $5,000 cash award. Read more ...