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Brewers pitcher calls out front office for Josh Hader trade during August skid: 'Didn't send right message'

Brewers pitcher calls out front office for Josh Hader trade during August skid: ‘Didn’t send right message’

The Milwaukee Brewers have not played well lately. Though they won on Sunday, thereby avoiding a sweep at the hands of the Chicago Cubs, they’ve compiled a 7-11 mark so far in August. What’s more is the Brewers have lost four of their six August series, including sets against the aforementioned Cubs, as well as …

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Jake Fromm on leaving football (sort of) and his one what-if scenario at Georgia

Jake Fromm on leaving football (sort of) and his one what-if scenario at Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. — There have been a few double takes. Jake Fromm has noticed them as he walks down the halls. Then there was his first class of the semester when he sat at a table and introduced himself to his new classmate. “Hey, how are you doing? I’m Jake,” he said. “I’m Zach,” came …

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Money Talks: Name, Image and Likeness Raises the Stakes for Players and Schools Alike - AthlonSports.com

Money Talks: Name, Image and Likeness Raises the Stakes for Players and Schools Alike – AthlonSports.com

Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports As the football world focused its attention on the NFL Draft in late April, a headline-stealing report emerged: New USC head coach Lincoln Riley and the Trojans were testing the limits of college football’s new name, image and likeness policy, attempting to lure reigning Biletnikoff Award-winning wideout Jordan Addison of the …

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College Football Looks Even More Top-Heavy Than Usual This Year

College Football Looks Even More Top-Heavy Than Usual This Year

college football If you believe the betting odds, it’s Alabama, Georgia and Ohio State’s world and we’re all just living in it. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY DAN DAO / GETTY IMAGES Even by its own lather-rinse-repeat standards, the air of inevitability is particularly strong as we near kickoff for the 2022 college football season. Three teams …

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Alabama football: Traeshon Holden stands out in final fall scrimmage

Alabama football: Traeshon Holden stands out in final fall scrimmage

Happy Monday, everyone. Saban spoke with media after the final scrimmage of fall camp. He seems generally pleased with the progress but is still harping on consistency, particularly among the younger players. By all accounts, Traeshon Holden stole the show. But if fans and reporters were able to watch Saturday afternoon in Bryant-Denny Stadium, the …

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Nebraska Cornhuskers Athletics: Game Week, Mullet Championship and Sandcastle Engineering

Nebraska Cornhuskers Athletics: Game Week, Mullet Championship and Sandcastle Engineering

It’s game week for the Huskers! Are you excited for Week Zero? I’m not sure how I feel yet. The last few seasons have been so disappointing that it is hard for me to think too far ahead. Maybe it is because the first opponent is Northwestern. I know the Huskers trounced the Wildcats last …

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Duke football transfer portal addition could help defense

Duke football safety Darius Joiner (1) transferred to the Blue Devils this year after playing at Western Illinois and Jacksonville State earlier in his college football career. Photo provided by Duke Athletics Durham Darius Joiner’s childhood nickname was Duke, so naturally he’s wearing the Blue Devils uniform prepping for the season. Of course, the journey …

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