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UMass football kicks off camp with optimism of playing

AD Ryan Bamford and head coach Walt Bell said that there is mutual interest from opponents to play the schedule despite ongoing challenges of the pandemic.

NFLPA’s new president wants daily COVID-19 testing

The NFL will test daily for the first two weeks of camp and revert to every other day so long as teams keep their positive rates low.

Jordan Spieth is chasing the career Grand Slam — and hardly anyone notices

Spieth has become an afterthought since winning the 2017 British Open.

WNBA players escalate protest of Sen. Kelly Loeffler, Atlanta Dream co-owner

A number of players, including Diana Taurisi, flood social media wearing T-shirts endorsing Democratic opponent of anti-Black Lives Matter co-owner.

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Tiger Woods in a better place heading into this PGA Championship

Last year, Woods was riding the emotional high of his Masters victory and did not contend at the PGA.

Despite 18 new faces, one last delay, Marlins shut out Baltimore in on-field return

If the Cardinals go another day without positive tests on Wednesday, they will return to St. Louis and prepare to resume play on Friday at home.

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Raiders will play in Las Vegas without fans in stands

The Raiders broke ground on the 65,000-seat domed $2 billion stadium just off the Las Vegas Strip in November 2017.