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Could sport swing the election? Why Trump wants college football to return

12 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

In a bid to repeat the midwestern success that vaulted him into the White House four years ago, Trump has turned the Big Ten into America's most important political footballDonald Trump claimed a decisive victory for himself on Wednesday when the Big Ten conference announced it will move forward with a college football season beginning in late October. The reversal came less than five weeks after the league's 14 presidents and chancellors voted to postpone all fall sports until at least the spring over safety concerns amid the coronavirus pandemic.“Great News: BIG TEN FOOTBALL IS BACK,”...
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How the SEC owned the Big Ten once again, this time on COVID-19 responses

12 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

By committing to football in the fall this year but delaying its kickoff until later in the month, the SEC avoided the headache felt by the Big Ten.
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The Big Ten might save its football season, but the myth of college sports has been shattered

12 days ago   |   By Washingtonpost

The big lie at the heart of college sports is finally out in the open.
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Big 12 has 2 games this week, 1 delayed and 1 just scheduled

13 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

There are two unexpected games in the Big 12 on Saturday, which was initially scheduled as an open date for all 10 teams between the opening of the pandemic-delayed season last weekend and the start of conference games Sept. 26. The former Southwest Conference rivals are playing for the first time since 1995, the last season of that league. The debut of new Baylor head coach Dave Aranda was supposed to be last Saturday against Louisiana Tech, which had a widespread outbreak in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura last month that affected Ruston, Louisiana, more than 200 miles inland.
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Big Ten teams start sprint toward unusual football season

13 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Now that the Big Ten has a rescheduled kickoff weekend, coaches and players can start the sprint to opening day. ''You know, the ramp up to that, and the 20 hours , and putting on pads has been well thought out. Vocal critics of the school leaders who voted 11-3 to postpone all fall sports amid an August uptick in COVID-19 cases have been largely silenced by the unanimous vote that put Big Ten football back on the calendar alongside the ACC, Big 12 and SEC.
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Nick Swisher recaps every AL Wild Card Round Game 1 - Yankees win big...

Nick Swisher recaps every AL Wild Card Round Game 1 - Yankees win big, Astros squeak by

Hear what Nick Swisher thinks about the first day of the American League's Wild Card Round of the playoffs that saw the New York Yankees, Houston Astros, Chicago White Sox, and... Read more ...

Watch all of Gerrit Cole's 13 punch outs vs. Indians in Yankees' Game 1 win

Watch all of Gerrit Cole's 13 punch outs vs. Indians in Yankees' Game 1 win

Gerrit Cole was on fire Tuesday evening, striking out 11 Cleveland Indians batters in the New York Yankees 12-3 win in Game 1 of the AL Wild Card Round. Read more ...

Twins shelve Josh Donaldson for wild card series due to calf injury

Twins shelve Josh Donaldson for wild card series due to calf injury

Donaldson missed 30 games this season with a muscle strain and returned to the lineup on Sept. 2, but he was removed from Friday's game after the first inning on with cramping. Read more ...

Jimmy Butler refuse la moindre étiquette pour le Heat avant les Finales NBA

Jimmy Butler refuse la moindre étiquette pour le Heat avant les Finales NBA

L'arrière du Miami Heat Jimmy Butler a été clair sur les Finales NBA : il refuse de percevoir son équipe inférieure aux Los Angeles Lakers. Read more ...

Thiago Alcantara Tests Positive For COVID-19 Days After Joining Liverpool

Thiago Alcantara Tests Positive For COVID-19 Days After Joining Liverpool

Sign In Liverpool midfielder Thiago Alcantara has tested positive for COVID-19 and is currently self-isolating according to the necessary guidelines. The 29-year-old, who... Read more ...

Sam Ehlinger joins Joel Klatt to break down wild Texas comeback vs. Texas Tech

Sam Ehlinger joins Joel Klatt to break down wild Texas comeback vs. Texas Tech

Texas Longhorns quarterback Sam Ehlinger helped orchestrate a seemingly impossible comeback against the Texas Tech Red Raiders in a 63-56 overtime win. He joined Joel Klatt on... Read more ...

‘We've won' - These Chelsea fans react to ‘lovely' lineup for cup tie vs Spurs

‘We've won' - These Chelsea fans react to ‘lovely' lineup for cup tie vs Spurs

Frank Lampard has made eight changes to the Chelsea side that drew against West Brom ahead of tonight's eagerly-anticipated League Cup clash against Tottenham. Mateo Kovacic... Read more ...

Fantasy Injury Updates: James White, Raheem Mostert, Cam Akers, more affect...

Fantasy Injury Updates: James White, Raheem Mostert, Cam Akers, more affect Week 4 RB rankings

Key RBs James White, Raheem Mostert, Cam Akers, Phillip Lindsay, and Zack Moss were out last week, and their potential returns would shake up our Week 4 fantasy RB rankings... Read more ...

Twins Make Postseason History With AL Wild Card Loss To Astros

Twins Make Postseason History With AL Wild Card Loss To Astros

Sign In The Minnesota Twins made postseason history Tuesday night. ... Though they probably wish they hadn't. Minnesota lost its first American League Wild Card round game to... Read more ...

Indians vs. Yankees prediction: Gerrit Cole will bring it in Game 1

Indians vs. Yankees prediction: Gerrit Cole will bring it in Game 1

Four more years! Vote him out! Four more years! Vote him out! Debate night in Cleveland. OK boys, bump elbows and come out fightin'. Should be fun. Will President Trump stick... Read more ...