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Beckham Jr. dodges serious injury in Giants' loss to Browns
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Odell Beckham Jr. didn't point fingers or make accusations....

Browns players kneel in prayer during national anthem
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Kneeling and bowing their heads, the Cleveland Browns bonded over something bigger than football....

With turmoil at home, Venezuela Little Leaguers get big lift
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- The players from Venezuela look as happy as any other team, dancing to "Shake Your Groove Thing" with the tournament mascot before a win over Mexico and raising the roof to "Taking Care of Business" before a loss to Canada....

Top 25 Heat Check: Who is most likely to flop in 2017?
The preseason Top 25 is out and for all those fans feeling good about their team to start the season, there is plenty of history that can spoil the fun....

Sold out or not, Vegas will party during Mayweather-McGregor
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- The fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor may not have sold out yet, but that won't stop Las Vegas from putting on its party hat....

AP source: NFL, Goodell working on 5-year contract extension
Commissioner Roger Goodell is on track to maintain his prominent place at the table for the next round of collective bargaining between NFL owners and players, a process that's sure to be contentious....

Boldin turns focus from NFL to bridging racial divisions
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- Anquan Boldin didn't decide overnight he was going to quit football in order to speak out against longstanding concerns over inequality in America....

Column: Purists eager for fight after Mayweather-McGregor
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Look at any boxing website, and the comments will largely all be the same....

Miller injury puts damper on Indians' bunt-error walk-off
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Andrew Miller wasn't among the Cleveland Indians chasing Roberto Perez around the infield, flinging water and white powder to celebrate a wild win over an American League rival....

LEADING OFF: Indians' Miller to gauge achy knee, Sano to DL
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