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Contrite ex-WR Carruth seeks custody of son

Rae Carruth wrote an apologetic letter to the mother of Cherica Adams and also spoke with a Charlotte television station, accepting responsibility for the 1999 conspiracy to murder Adams and expressing interest in gaining custody of his son.
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Mayfield trying to sack Manziel comparisons

With the NFL's draft combine slated for next week, quarterback prospect Baker Mayfield is doing his best to distance himself from any comparisons to Johnny Manziel.
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Source: Red Sox expected to land Martinez

The Boston Red Sox are expected to agree to a deal with J.D. Martinez, potentially ending their stalemate with the free-agent slugger, a source confirmed to ESPN's Buster Olney.
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Wigan Athletic 1-0 Manchester City - BBC Sport

Wigan Athletic end Manchester City's hopes of a Quadruple as Will Grigg's goal secures a famous FA Cup win.
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Kevin Harvick & Larry McReynolds analyze Austin Dillon’s controversial last-lap move on Aric Almirola | FOX Sports

Kevin Harvick and Larry McReynolds give their take on Austin Dillon's move on Aric Almirola that propelled him to a victory in the Daytona 500.
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Motte is 'back at home' in second stint with Cardinals | FOX Sports

Jason Motte is looking to win a job in the St. Louis Cardinals' bullpen this spring after returning on a minor league deal.
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Fergie: Anthem 'didn't strike the intended tone'

In a statement released Monday, Fergie said her rendition of "The Star-Spangled Banner" at Sunday's NBA All-Star Game "didn't strike the intended tone."
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Fergie's national anthem confuses, amuses

Fergie's slow, bluesy rendition of "The Star-Spangled Banner" on Sunday before the 67th edition of the NBA's annual showcase wasn't particularly well received at Staples Center or on social media.
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Inside Villanova's epic five-year run

Over the past decade, the Wildcats have become college basketball's most consistent winner. It started with Jay Wright's cultural rebuild and a whole lot of attitude.
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Bubba Wallace overwhelmed with emotion after making NASCAR history | FOX Sports

Bubba Wallace shared an emotional public moment with his mother after making NASCAR history during Sunday's Daytona 500.
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Blackhawks ban 4 from games for racist taunt

The four fans ejected from Chicago's United Center for making racist taunts against a black hockey player have been banned from attending Blackhawks home games.
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Federer, 36, to be oldest No. 1 ever in ATP

Roger Federer's win over Robin Haase Friday in Rotterdam sealed a return to the top of the tennis world rankings for the first time in more than five years which will also make him the oldest No. 1 ever in the ATP's rankings.
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Champions League: Chelsea should fear new-look Barcelona - BBC Sport

What can Chelsea expect from Barcelona in their Champions League tie? BBC Spanish football writer Andy West takes a closer look.
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Destination LeBron - Where could King James land in free agency this summer?

LeBron James is set to be a free agent, and his decision on where to play next season could shake up the NBA once again. So where will the King find his throne? We look at the most likely options.
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Wigan Athletic shock Manchester City in the FA Cup for the third time in 5 years | 2017-18 FA Cup Highlights | FOX Sports

Watch highlights between Wigan Atheltic and Manchester City.
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Motte's Minute: All of the best social media highlights from the Daytona 500 | FOX Sports

In the very first edition of 'Motte's Minute' Daryl Motte takes you through some of the best tweets and reactions from Austin Dillon's win in Daytona.
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Winter Olympics: Alexander Krushelnitsky named as Russian suspected of failed doping test - BBC Sport

A Russian suspected of failing a doping test at the Winter Olympics is named as medal-winning curler Alexander Krushelnitsky.
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Brewers' Braun up for challenge of playing new position | FOX Sports

Ryan Braun will work out at first base as Milwaukee retools its outfield
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FOX Sports Wisconsin to televise 12 Brewers spring training games | FOX Sports

FOX Sports Wisconsin will air 12 spring training games, beginning with a Brewers-Cubs matchup on Feb. 23
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Winter Olympics: GB men's curlers crush Norway to boost semi-final hopes - BBC Sport

Team GB's men's curlers move closer to a place in the Winter Olympics semi-finals after a one-sided 10-3 win over Norway.
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Finally! Red Sox get their man in J.D. Martinez -- and he's way more than a consolation prize

Boston didn't land Giancarlo Stanton or Manny Machado. But the Sox snagged their top offseason target and the power bat they desperately needed.
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Michigan honors plane crash survivor Hatch

Plane crash survivor Austin Hatch suited up and was honored by Michigan on senior day.
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Confidential: NBA pros dish on the 2018 summer of LeBron, DeMarcus and OKC

We surveyed 48 NBA pros to get their free-agency takes on LeBron, DeMarcus and more.
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Russian medalist curler suspected of doping

According to Russian curlers, a coach has revealed mixed doubles bronze medalist Alexander Krushelnitsky tested positive for a banned substance at Pyeongchang.
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Austin Dillon takes no. 3 to victory lane | FOX Sports

Austin Dillon made his family proud - and impressed our analysts - by taking the familiar no. 3 to victory lane at Daytona.
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Bubba Wallace emotional after runner-up finish

Darrell Wallace Jr. hugged his mom and sister in the Daytona International Speedway media center afterward and started crying before speaking Sunday night.
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Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone TKO’s Yancy Medeiros | HIGHLIGHTS | UFC FGHT NIGHT | FOX Sports

Cowboy TKO's Medeiros in the dying seconds of the first round to get back in the win column.
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Danica Patrick continues to inspire after final NASCAR race | FOX Sports

Danica Patrick didn't get the Daytona 500 outcome she was looking for, but she continued to inspire off the track.
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Jason Whitlock: McCourty defended benching of Malcolm Butler because he's a 'Bill Belichick Robot' | FOX Sports

Mark Schlereth and Mike Wise join Colin Cowherd and Jason Whitlock to discuss Devin McCourty defending Bill Belichick for benching Malcolm Butler.
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MLB imposes rule limiting mound visits to 6

Major League Baseball is imposing stricter limits on mound visits in an effort to speed games but decided against 20-second pitch clocks for 2018.
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Watch Flick the Border Collie win the 2018 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Herding Group | FOX Sports

Watch Flick the Border Collie with the 2018 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Herding Group
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McCourty: Butler knew he wasn't starting

New England Patriots S Devin McCourty says Malcolm Butler knew he wasn't starting in the Super Bowl.
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Chris Broussard explains why he likes the idea of changing the NBA Playoff format | FOX Sports

Chris Broussard and Mike Wise join Colin Cowherd and Jason Whitlock to discuss whether changing the NBA Playoff format would be a good idea.
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Cowboy Cerrone vs Yancy Medeiros | HIGHLIGHTS | UFC FIGHT NIGHT | FOX Sports

The UFC on FOX crew breaks down Donald Cerrone's impressive TKO of Yancy Medeiros on Saturday.
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Colin Cowherd says LeBron James caring about the All-Star Game made the other players care too | FOX Sports

Colin Cowherd credits Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James' effort Sunday night with saving the NBA All-Star Game. Colin: "LeBron took the All-Star Game seriously, therefore everybody late in the game yesterday did as well."
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Gianluigi Donnarumma: AC Milan keeper named top under-20 European prospect - BBC Sport

Gianluigi Donnarumma is the most promising prospect aged under 20 in European football, according to a new report.
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Chipper Jones on Ronald Acuña: ''He's as good a prospect as I've seen'

Atlanta's Hall of Fame third baseman said of the 20-year-old Acuna's defense: "He's not far off (from Andruw Jones)"
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Twins RHP Odorizzi 'happy to be on contending team' | FOX Sports

Jake Odorizzi joined Minnesota from Tampa Bay just in time for the first full-squad workout of spring training.
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Full highlights from the 2018 Daytona 500 | FOX Sports

NASCAR Cup Series Highlights: Check out all the highlights from Austin Dillon's triumphant victory at the 2018 Daytona 500.
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LeBron lifts team to All-Star win, captures MVP

LeBron James scored 29 points and was selected MVP of the NBA All-Star Game for the third time on Sunday night after leading "Team LeBron" to a 148-145 win over "Team Stephen" at Staples Center.
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'Devil incarnate' Bennell jailed for 31 years

Ex-football coach Barry Bennell is sentenced for 50 counts of child sexual abuse.
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Derrick Lewis TKO’s Marcin Tybura | HIGHLIGHTS | UFC FIGHT NIGHT | FOX Sports

Lewis finished Tybura late in the 3rd with a flurry of punches to get back in the win column.
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Wigan end Man City's quadruple hopes

Manchester City's dreams of a quadruple were dashed on Monday night as Will Grigg and League One Wigan pulled off a stunning 1-0 upset.
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Basque-speaking footballers told they could be sent off - BBC Sport

A referee threatens to send off players if they speak Basque in a fifth-tier match, according to reports in Spain.
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Dele Alli: Tottenham midfielder's penalty success praised by Rochdale boss - BBC Sport

Rochdale boss Keith Hill praises Tottenham's Dele Alli for winning a penalty that almost knocked his side out of the FA Cup.
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Dillon gets 'champ' tattoo on his backside

Austin Dillon and his crew celebrated their Daytona win by getting tattoos on their backsides.
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Marco Reus returns from injury with a stunning goal | 2017-18 Bundesliga Highlights | FOX Sports

Marco Reus returns from injury with this stunning strike.
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Don't tell Davidson's Robinson the sky is falling -- she's OK

Andrea Robinson is apt to repeat "I'm OK" whether discussing a skinned knee, a frustrating physics class -- or a cancer diagnosis. And it's a mindset that drives the Davidson sophomore forward as she undergoes treatment and awaits a marrow transplant.
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Mets GM: Tebow will be in majors at some point

New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson believes Tim Tebow is going to play in the major leagues at some point and the Mets want to get him there as quickly as possible.
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Huggins hacked off by 35-2 disparity at FT line

West Virginia coach Bob Huggins was ejected for arguing with officials in the final minute of Saturday's loss at Kansas. Afterward, he revealed the main source of his ire: the disparity between the teams' number of free-throw attempts.
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