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Week 2 lessons: Will the Josh Gordon lottery ticket pay off?

7:00 AM ET Josh Gordon with Tom Brady as his quarterback is a thrilling concept, but the problem with Gordon is converting concept into reality. Gordon was a dominant wide receiver for the Cleveland Browns in 2013. But in the four-plus years since, he has been that player only in our ima… – NFL

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The NFC playoff race is going to be wild, and more lessons from Week 14

7:45 AM ET I used to write that the NFL was overrated, and people got upset with me for it. This was in 2009, when I started covering the NFL for what was then called AOL FanHouse after covering baseball for newspapers for 14 years. Paying closer attention to the NFL than I had in years led me to won… ...

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Early lessons learned with Toyota propel Cole Pearn to championship

Years ago, racing go-karts in Ontario, Canada, Cole Pearn couldn’t imagine that one day he’d be standing on the grandest stage in NASCAR, raising the Monster Energy Cup. The 35-year-old Strathroy-Caradoc native started racing at 6. He competed in CASCAR for two full seasons, but traded his helmet to concentrate on the engineering side of the sport. After graduation from ...

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Michael Roberson On Lessons Of Love and Resilience From The House Ball Community

“What did you see, hear, feel?” About 20 people are seated in a darkened room at the Sherbourne Health Centre in Toronto. It’s Oct. 24. Michael Roberson Maasai Milan — public health practitioner, educator, activist, and founder of House of Blahnik, Maasai and Garcon — is playing some YouTube videos on the projected screen at the front of the room. ...

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