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AFC East torch up for grabs with Patriots sputtering

Late last week, Bill Belichick gave an unusual interview to his former assistant coach, Charlie Weis, on SiriusXM NFL Radio. It was unusual in its candor and unusual in that it sounded as if Belichick was offering up a series of excuses — tight salary cap, opt outs, COVID-19 disruption — for a New England…

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Moffitt grabs first Truck win at Kansas, advances to title race

Moffitt held off a furious challenge from his GMS Racing teammate Sheldon Creed in a two-lap overtime to win Saturday’s Clean Harbors 200 at Kansas Speedway, his first win this season and in more than a year. With the win, Moffitt becomes the first driver to advance to the Championship 4 and compete for the…

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China's grabs

Golf: China’s Li grabs two-stroke lead at PGA Championship

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – China’s Li Haotong may not have been on anyone’s radar ahead of this week’s PGA Championship but he thrust himself into the mix with a bogey-free trip around TPC Harding Park on Friday to grab the second-round lead at the year’s first major. Aug 7, 2020; San Francisco, California, USA; Haotong…

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Clubhouse grabs

Day grabs clubhouse lead, Koepka one back at PGA Championship

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Former champion Jason Day held the early clubhouse lead at the PGA Championship on Thursday while Brooks Koepka got his bid for a three-peat off to a solid start and Tiger Woods found success with a new putter in the first major of the COVID-19 era. Aug 6, 2020; San Francisco,…

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Clubhouse grabs

Day grabs clubhouse lead, Koepka one back in PGA Championship

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Former champion Jason Day held the early clubhouse lead at the PGA Championship on Thursday while Brooks Koepka got his bid for a three-peat off to a solid start and Tiger Woods found success with a new putter in the first major of the COVID-19 era. Aug 6, 2020; San Francisco,…

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NASCAR grabs much-needed momentum in return to live racing

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR had been planning sweeping changes for 2021 in hopes of finding new fans and adding some energy to a staid, stale schedule. The coronavirus pandemic put those plans on hold and NASCAR is frantically trying to recover from a 10-week layoff. So far, the stock car series is succeeding. NASCAR…