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Fact or fiction: Breaking down the boldest offseason takes from NFL teams

The slowest parts of the offseason generally tend to consist of team personnel talking excessively positively about the players in attendance at voluntary workouts or minicamp. The players most prone to this exaggerated praise are typically the newcomers, or younger players in positions for their best seasons to date. Here, we attempt to decipher some of the loftier commendations as ...

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Bogaerts takes Felix deep with 10th home run

SEATTLE — Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts has already matched his home run total from last season. The right-handed hitter lofted a solo shot to left-center in the top of the sixth inning against Felix Hernandez on Thursday night at Safeco Field to give Boston a 2-1 lead. <a class="artic… MLB News Index

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F1 – Vettel takes 50th career win in Canada ahead of Bottas and Verstappen

F1 – 2018 Canadian Grand Prix – Race Sebastian Vettel drove a textbook Canadian Grand Prix, leading every lap of the race to secure his 50th career grand prix win ahead of Mercedes Valtteri Bottas and Red Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen. When the lights went out polesitter Vettel held his advantage into Turn 1. Behind, Verstappen made a good start ...

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F1 – Vettel takes pole position in Canada ahead of Bottas and Verstappen

Sebastian Vettel took his 54th career pole position, beating Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas and Red Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen in a tight qualifying session the Canadian Grand Prix that saw the top three drivers separated by less than two tenths of a second. Ferrari set the pace in the opening session with Vettel going quickest. The German swapped times with team-mate ...

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Kurt Busch takes Michigan pole over Brad Keselowski

Kurt Busch loves coming to Michigan and on Friday he showed why. Busch surprised his Stewart-Haas Racing teammate Kevin Harvick with an average lap speed of 203.361 mph in the final round of qualifying to win the pole for Sunday’s FireKeepers 400 at Michigan International Speedway. Harvick had easily been fastest through the first two rounds. Brad Keselowski ended up ...

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