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College Football: Week 5 predictions

Here's a look at what's ahead for Saturday's slate of college games.


Spieth lands PGA Tour Player of the Year honors

The 22-year-old received the coveted honor after clinching the first two majors of the season -- the Masters and U.S. Open.


‘Thrilla in Manila’ 40-year anniversary

Muhammad Ali won another round of love and appreciation for his achievements as a fighter in and out of the ring.


Britain seeks NFL franchise in London within 5 years

Britain's treasury chief hopes the NFL will put a permanent franchise in London within five years.


The surprising A-Rod, Yankees reach post-season

The New York Yankees reaching another post-season may seem like one of the most monotonous of baseball storylines, but not in 2015 and not with 40-year-old Alex Rodriguez leading the way.


Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Oct. 2.

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Ravens rally late, top Steelers 23-20 in overtime

Justin Forsett ran for 150 yards for the Ravens (1-3). Joe Flacco threw a touchdown pass and did just enough late to help the Ravens end the worst start in franchise history.

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr directs his team against the New Orleans Pelicans during the first half in Game 1 of the NBA basketball playoffs Saturday, April 18, 2015, in Oakland, Calif.

Warriors coach Steve Kerr to take leave of absence

The Warriors announced Thursday that Kerr will need time off for rehabilitation and recovery. Kerr underwent back surgery to repair a ruptured disc in late July and had follow-up surgery in September. The length of his absence is unknown at this time.


Weather prompts Big Ten to change time for Michigan-Maryland

Conference makes adjustments amid concerns over drenching rain and the approach of Hurricane Joaquin.


MLB: Commissioner wants as faster games

Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred envisions more experiments to find ways to speed up the game.


Serena ends season early to focus on health

World number one Serena Williams has opted against defending the WTA Finals title and decided to end her season early following a roller coaster campaign littered with pains and prizes, the American said on Thursday.


Offcourt NBA referees to decide certain replay outcomes

Decisions on whether a shot is a two or three-point attempt will be made by offcourt National Basketball Association referees, the league said Wednesday among several modifications to the instant-replay process.


NFL: Fantasy football week 4

Here's a look at some of this week's sleepers. Don't forget to make your picks!


Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Oct. 1.

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Cardinals rout Pirates, clinch 3rd straight NL Central title

The Cardinals assured themselves of the best record in the majors this season despite losing several stars to injury for long stretches.

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Blue Jays clinch AL East with win over Orioles

Toronto entered the doubleheader needing only one victory to eliminate the New York Yankees and claim its first title since 1993. The suspense ended rather quickly, as Toronto built a 4-0 lead in the fourth inning before adding four unearned runs in the fifth.


Colts confident Luck will play vs Jags despite sore shoulder

"There's always bumps and bruises that show up in high school, college and the NFL. You deal with stuff, you manage it," Luck said. "It's nothing more than that in my mind."


NASCAR champion Stewart will retire after 2016 season

Stewart will be 45 next season, hasn't won a race in over two years and has been privately working on finding a successor for the No. 14 Chevrolet all year.


Appeals court rules NCAA in violation of antitrust laws

A federal appeals court has upheld a ruling against the NCAA saying its use of college athletes' names, images and likenesses violated antitrust laws but struck down a plan allowing schools to pay athletes up to $5,000.


Confident, FIFA’s Blatter doesn’t rule out staying beyond February

Sepp Blatter has not ruled out trying to stay on as FIFA’s president beyond February’s scheduled election, despite facing a criminal investigation and a possible internal ethics probe.

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