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Maryland President Rejected Athlete Health Care Plan Changes, One Year Before McNair's Death

41 minutes ago   |   SI   |   3 articles

Loh rejected a proposal last August that called for athletic trainers to separated from the university's influence.
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David Wright making progress on comeback trail

43 minutes ago   |   MLB

With a full series of Florida State League games under his belt in his most recent rehab assignment, New York Mets captain David Wright is making progress, both in his health...
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A year before Jordan McNair's death, Maryland president nixed plan to overhaul athletes' health care

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   3 articles

One year before University of Maryland football player Jordan McNair died after collapsing at a team workout, the school's athletic department submitted a proposal that would...
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A year before Jordan McNair's death, Maryland president nixed plan to overhaul athletes' health care

2 hours ago   |   The Washington Post   |   3 articles

Proposal would have aligned school with NCAA guidelines, but Wallace D. Loh rejected change.
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Colorado State head coach Mike Bobo offers health update

1 day ago   |   NBC Sports   |   2 articles

Bobo remains hospitalized as he's being treated for peripheral neuropathy.
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Torreyes grateful to be back with Yanks

1 day ago   |   MLB

The last two months have been an emotional roller coaster for Ronald Torreyes. But after making it through a stint in the Minors and helping his wife through a health issue at...
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Tom Longboat and the great American con: How a Pawtucket grifter impersonated a Canadian sports legend

Tom Longboat and the great American con: How a Pawtucket grifter impersonated a Canadian sports legend

1 day ago   |   National Post

Tom Longboat was getting comfortable in San Jose. He had a room at the upscale Imperial Hotel on South First Street, and would tell those whom he met that he was in California...
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Kenley Jansen health update: Dodgers closer hoping to return next week

Kenley Jansen health update: Dodgers closer hoping to return next week

2 days ago   |   Sporting News

Kenley Jansen has been out with a heart issue, but hopes to return soon.
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Dozier 'healthy like an ox' after allergy med scare

2 days ago   |   MLB

Brian Dozier was pulled from Monday night's game because of dizziness and protocol called for an EKG test just to be sure. When that showed "irregularities," as manager Dave...
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As Son Fights Rare Disease, Father Faces Deportation

2 days ago   |   Hartford Courant

Santiago “Santi” Rodriguez, a 14-year-old New London boy who loves soccer and basketball, is a healthy high school sophomore thanks to the wonders of research by the National...
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Foles leaves preseason game with shoulder strain

Foles leaves preseason game with shoulder strain

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles left Thursday's exhibition game against the New England Patriots with a shoulder strain. Read more ...

Bautista drives in 7, Mets set record in 24-4 win over Phils

Bautista drives in 7, Mets set record in 24-4 win over Phils

PHILADELPHIA - Jose Bautista hit a grand slam and had a career-high seven RBIs and the New York Mets set a franchise record for runs, forcing the Phillies to use two position... Read more ...

Five-star 2019 center Armando Bacot commits to North Carolina

Five-star 2019 center Armando Bacot commits to North Carolina

North Carolina picked up another five-star recruit Thursday with Armando Bacot giving a verbal commitment. Read more ...

Eagles fan trolls Patriots by flying banner of Super Bowl 52 score over...

Eagles fan trolls Patriots by flying banner of Super Bowl 52 score over Gillette Stadium

An anonymous Eagles fan created a banner that read, "41-33 Philly Philly SB LII." Read more ...

'He had his chance to be here': John Elway says the Broncos won't consider...

'He had his chance to be here': John Elway says the Broncos won't consider signing Colin Kaepernick because he turned down a contract 2 years ago

Denver Broncos GM John Elway told reporters on Thursday that the team wouldn't sign Colin Kaepernick because he previously turned down a contract offer. Elway seemed to be... Read more ...

Spanish league plan for game in US chided by players' group

Spanish league plan for game in US chided by players' group

A regular-season Spanish league game is coming to the United States, possibly as early as this season, with Real Madrid or Barcelona potentially involved but unlikely to be... Read more ...

Olympic gymnasts Madison Kocian, Kyla Ross disclose abuse by Larry Nassar

Olympic gymnasts Madison Kocian, Kyla Ross disclose abuse by Larry Nassar

The horror of Team USA doctor Larry Nassar continues as two more Olympic gymnasts, Madison Kocian and Kyla Ross, come forward. Read more ...

Brandt Snedeker shoots 59 at Wyndham Championship

Brandt Snedeker shoots 59 at Wyndham Championship

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Brandt Snedeker shot an 11-under 59 on Thursday at the Wyndham Championship, falling one shot shy of matching the PGA Tour record. Read more ...

Braves' Acuna back in lineup after being plunked with pitch

Braves' Acuna back in lineup after being plunked with pitch

ATLANTA - Rookie star Ronald Acuna Jr. is back in the lineup for the Atlanta Braves, hitting leadoff one day after being plunked on the left arm by Miami's Jose Urena. Read more ...

Dodgers' Yasiel Puig suspended 2 games, fined

Dodgers' Yasiel Puig suspended 2 games, fined

NEW YORK - Los Angeles outfielder Yasiel Puig has been suspended for two games and fined an undisclosed fine for fighting and inciting a bench-clearing incident against San... Read more ...