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Broncos' Marshall calls Trump's comments 'disgusting'

A player who has knelt during the anthem took umbrage Thursday with President Donald Trump’s latest criticism of such protests. After Trump said of NFL players who don’t stand during the national anthem ahead of games, “Maybe you shouldn’t be in the country,” Denver Broncos linebacker <a data-in-app-uri="thescor… NFL | theScore

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Goodell calls on Congress to enact 'uniform standards' for sports betting

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell continued the league’s cautious approach to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to end the ban on state-sanctioned sports betting, releasing a statement Monday in which he called on Congress to “enact uniform standards for states that choose to legalize sports betting.” He also outlined “four core principles” for potential legislation. <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en" readabili… NFL | ...

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Lions' Tate calls Matt Patricia coverage 'a bunch of B.S.'

Golden Tate has come to the defense of his new head coach Matt Patricia. It has recently come to light that Patricia was one of two men arrested and charged with aggravated sexual assault in 1996. The case was dismissed after the woman chose not to testify, and Tate wants to know why the story has resurfaced 22 years later… ...

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Zobrist calls out MLB after being warned about all-black cleats

Chicago Cubs utility man Ben Zobrist was one of a number of players who received warnings from the league recently for wearing cleats that were deemed to violate MLB’s uniform regulations, and he’s not happy with it. Zobrist posted on Instagram a photo of the cleats he wore that were said to h… MLB | theScore

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Brad Marchand calls face-licking protest 'cute,' but NHL says it must stop

As Brad Marchand continues tongue lashing his opponents, his latest victim says it’s time the Bruins agitator was penalized for his actions. And the NHL seems to agree. On Saturday, the NHL’s deputy commissioner Bill Daly said the league will tell the Bruins that Marchand’s face-licking antics must stop. “Yes, we will be communicating with the club. We don’t expect it to ...

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Wentz calls knee injury 'freak incident,' but plans to tweak aggressive style

It’s hard to deny that the aggressive style of Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz played a role in his ACL and LCL tears last season. With that in mind, the third-year pro recognizes he’ll need to make some better decisions on the field, but doesn’t want the injury to completely alter his game. “I think there is al… NFL | ...

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