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MacMullan: Brady needs to drop it and move on

Tom Brady has nothing to gain by taking his NFL suspension to court, and it's time for him to leave it behind before doing more damage.

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Mets' Mejia suspended 162 games for PEDs

New York Mets right-hander Jenrry Mejia has been suspended 162 games without pay after testing positive for performance-enhancing substances, his second PED-related suspension.

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The NFL's top offenses: Why NE is still No. 1

Even with Tom Brady suspended for four games, Mike Sando remains high on the Patriots offense. But which other units fill out his top five? Here's a hint: A certain top-tier QB wasn't included.

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Trout MRI shows wrist free of structural damage

Angels star Mike Trout says an MRI exam on his injured left wrist did not show any serious issues and he is hopeful to return Wednesday, a day after missing a 10-5 loss to the Astros.

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10hGordon Edes

Red Sox retire 45 of 'leader' Pedro Martinez

The Summer of Love, Pedro style, continued unabated Tuesday night in Fenway Park, where the Red Sox honored newly minted Hall of Famer Pedro Martinez by retiring his number.

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Mike Reiss @MikeReiss

Robert Kraft apologizes to fans. Says his decision to accept penalties was made because he felt it would exonerate Brady. "I was wrong."

Watch: Bill Belichick on SportsCenter
NFL 

The Patriots coach will address the media one day after Tom Brady's 4-game suspension was upheld by the NFL. New England opens training camp today. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Jen Welter's biggest obstacle? Respect
NFL 

"You have to earn the respect of players. ... Nobody wants to dislike a coach, and they don't want to not learn. ... It comes from them seeing you at work and seeing your passion and really starting to believe."

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Jen Welter's first pro football check
NFL 

The new Cardinals coach saved the check, not for how much she made ($1 per game), but because of what it represents: "While it wasn't a dream I could have ever had, now it's a dream other girls can grow up having."

Josh Weinfuss
NFL 

Fan barehands foul ball with ease
MLB 

Who needs a glove at a ballgame these days? Certainly not this fan at the Red Sox game.

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Even athletes get hungry at red lights
MLB 

A's closer Sean Doolittle's car has a feature you don't always see in showroom vehicles: a secret burrito compartment. It is as awesome as you expect.

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Reiss: Tom Brady 101
NFL 

The NFL upheld Tom Brady's 4-game suspension. What does it mean for the QB, who insists he did nothing wrong? What's next for New England? What does the NFLPA have to say? Mike Reiss has the answers. 10 things

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Tom Brady: 'I did nothing wrong'
NFL 

Wrote the Patriots QB on his Facebook page: "The fact is that neither I, nor any equipment person, did anything of which we have been accused. [Commissioner Roger Goodell] dismissed my hours of testimony and it is disappointing that he found it unreliable." Full statement

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Games Tom Brady will miss
NFL 

  • Week 1: Sept. 10 vs. Pittsburgh
  • Week 2: Sept. 20 at Buffalo
  • Week 3: Sept. 27 vs. Jacksonville
  • Week 5: Oct. 11 at Dallas
Patriots' full schedule

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Deflategate timeline
NFL 

This all began way, way back on Jan. 18. In the six months since the first accusations were revealed, there have been numerous updates -- and it's not over yet. How we got here

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NFL 

Michelle Wie's office > yours
Golf 

Wie is in Scotland, practicing for the Women's British Open. We're not sure we'd be able to focus on our putting, though -- check out that view.

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Golf 

Abby Wambach to play in Rio Olympics
Soccer 

Only a month removed from a World Cup victory, Wambach has eyes on the future: "I'm planning on playing in Rio next summer. I gotta let my body recover, because that's the thing about artificial surface. Seven games is a lot of games." (via WHAM in Rochester)

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Welcome back, Eric Berry
NFL 

The Chiefs safety, wearing No. 29, took the field at practice today, eight months after being diagnosed with lymphoma.

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Conor McGregor: Don't fight me, Ronda
UFC 

The UFC champ told SI Now about the time he hugged fellow champ Ronda Rousey: "I swear on my life her back muscles were the most solid back muscles I'd ever felt in my life. I thought if this lady was to get a hold of me she would throw me on my head in literally 1 second flat."

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That gold-medal feeling

U.S. powerlifter Chevi Peters wasn't expected to live past the age of 2 and has endured 38 surgeries, but today he won three gold medals at the Special Olympics World Games. Weight of the world

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Preseason Pac-12 favorite: Oregon

ESPN's Football Power Index gives Oregon the best chance to win the Pac-12 this season.

Watch: Mark Helfrich on SportsCenter
College Football 

The Oregon coach joins SportsCenter to talk about the Ducks' upcoming season. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN

College Football 

What to know: Oregon's Mark Helfrich
College Football 

  • 3rd season at Oregon (24-4)
  • Signed an extension through the 2019-20 season which bumps his salary over $3M per year

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College Football 

Kershaw looks to cap historic July
MLB 

Clayton Kershaw brings his 0.27 ERA and 45 K's in four starts this month into tonight's start vs. the A's. Since earned runs became official in 1913, only two pitchers ever have had at least 50 K's and an ERA below 0.50 in a calendar month (Johan Santana, Nolan Ryan).

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Ousted Mexican coach apologizes
Soccer 

In admitting to scuffling with a reporter, leading to his firing, Miguel Herrera said: "This is not an attitude becoming of a Mexico national team coach, despite all the criticism and taunts." 'Regretful incident'

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Soccer 

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Those happiest re Brady suspension being upheld? Steelers, Bills, Jaguars & Cowboys. As a starter Brady 39-5 vs those 4 & 9-0 vs Dal & Jags

Under-the-radar 2016 free agents
NBA 

There are some low-key players who will be free agents in 2016 and could be in for big paydays if they perform well this season. Chief among them? Guards Harrison Barnes and Jordan Clarkson, says Kevin Pelton. Full list (Insider)

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Infante and Escobar get ridiculous out
MLB 

Royals 2B Omar Infante and SS Alcides Escobar are better at baseball than you.

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