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Jaguars' Yannick Ngakoue (Maryland) says Bills' Incognito used racial slurs during game

"I’m proud of my African heritage, as are 70% of the other Black players in this league. #Iaintjonathanmartin!"

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Michael Phelps to play in Phoenix Open pro-am

Now that he’s retired, Michael Phelps has a lot of free time on his hands. Time to travel. Time to watch the Ravens miss out on the playoffs. Time to race a great white shark.

And time to golf. Always time to golf.

The Olympic record-holder, aspiring scratch golfer and Paradise Valley, Ariz., resident will make his latest competitive appearance later this month, when he competes in the Jan.

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Mayweather: 'No rush' for Baltimore's Gervonta Davis to fight champ Lomachenko

Two weeks ago, Vasyl Lomachenko, the World Boxing Organization’s reigning super-featherweight champion and perhaps the top pound-for-pound fighter in the sport, called out Floyd Mayweather Jr. by name and one of his proteges by implication.

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Sitting in a Baltimore nonprofit showroom: iconic 'Maryland' floor boards from Cole Field House

There it sits in a Baltimore nonprofit warehouse, in pieces stacked side-to-side along a wall like Scrabble letters waiting to be placed on the game board.

But these unique slats of hardwood aren’t to be held in the palm of your hand.

When the letters are interlocked and spread out as they were 60-plus years ago, they’re as tall as a shooting guard, and 75 feet wide.

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Buck Showalter (probably) let baseball's first illegal lineup re-entry slide for a simple reason

Chalk it up to the Orioles manager's grace.

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Kentucky courting Ravens great Ed Reed to be assistant coach

Beginning Jan. 9, Division I football programs are allowed to hire a 10th on-field assistant coach. At some programs, that might mean an internal promotion of a support staffer. At others, it might mean plucking a coach from another school.

At Kentucky, it might mean hiring Ed Reed.

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