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Group Protests Washington Mascot Game

September 7th, 2014
HOUSTON (AP) -- A small group of people are protesting the name of the Washington Redksins outside the stadium before the team's game against Houston. The group of Native Americans was protesting the nickname and held signs voicing their distaste...

Brady, Gronkowski Active for Week 1; Gronk Limited

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September 7th, 2014
(AP Photo/Charles Krupa) MIAMI, Florida (WGGB) -- Quarterback Tom Brady and tight end Rob Gronkowski will take the field Sunday as the Patriots start their season against the Miami Dolphins. While the 'questionable' listing seemed to be a...

Red Sox Beat Blue Jays 4-3 as Buchholz Shines

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September 7th, 2014
(AP Photo) BOSTON (AP) — Clay Buchholz had a simple reason for his recent success. Buchholz had his third straight solid start and the Boston Red Sox beat Toronto 4-3 Saturday night, damaging the Blue Jays' fading playoff hopes. "It all...

UMass Squanders Lead, Falls to Colorado 41-38

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September 6th, 2014
(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) FOXBORO (WGGB) -- The Colorado Buffaloes were feeling the effects of a long trip east in Saturday's game against the UMass Minutemen. In a contest that featured little defense, the Buffaloes found their stride right...

Federer, Djokovic Both Lose in U.S. Open Semifinals

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September 6th, 2014
(AP Photo) NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Federer could not pull off another big escape at the U.S. Open, losing 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 in the semifinals Saturday against Croatia's Marin Cilic. It was the second significant surprise of the day, coming after...

Red Sox Score 3 in 10th, Beat Blue Jays 9-8

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September 6th, 2014
By HOWARD ULMAN AP Sports Writer (Ctsy. MGN Online) BOSTON (AP) -- Yoenis Cespedes singled home the winning run in a three-run 10th inning, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 9-8 on Friday night. Toronto took an 8-6 lead in...

Tonight Marks a New Season of Friday Football Fever!

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September 5th, 2014
(WGGB) -- Football is back across the country and that means one thing here in Western Mass - the return of Friday Football Fever. Western Mass powerhouse Central took on Eastern Mass powerhouse Everett, East Longmeadow showed off at...

Bengals Re-Sign Cut Player to Help Pay for Daughter’s Cancer Treatment

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September 5th, 2014
CINCINNATI (WGGB) -- The end of the preseason is a difficult time for many players fighting to make their respective NFL teams. Defensive tackle Devon Still was one of the hundreds of players who saw their dreams dashed this summer. But Still...

Seahawks Dominate Packers 36-16 in 2014 NFL Opener

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September 5th, 2014
(AP Photo/Scott Eklund) SEATTLE (AP) -- Marshawn Lynch rushed for 110 and two touchdowns, Russell Wilson threw a pair of touchdown passes and the Seattle Seahawks started defense of their Super Bowl title with a 36-16 win over the Green Bay...

Yankees Walk Off with 5-4 Win Over Red Sox

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September 4th, 2014
(AP Photo/Kathy Willens) NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Teixeira and Chase Headley hit solo home runs off Koji Uehara in the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees stunned the Boston Red Sox 5-4 Thursday night to bolster their slim playoff hopes. New...

UConn Coach Auriemma’s Call to Mo’ne Davis Deemed Violation

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September 4th, 2014
(AP Photo) STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The NCAA has determined that Connecticut women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma committed a secondary rules violation when he made a phone call congratulating Little League pitching star Mo'Ne Davis last...

Yankees Answer with 5-1 Win Over Red Sox

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September 3rd, 2014
(AP Photo/Kathy Willens) NEW YORK (AP) — Brian McCann homered among his career high-tying four hits and the New York Yankees bounced back to end a three-game losing streak, beating the Boston Red Sox 5-1 Wednesday night. McCann homered a day...

NFL Says Concussions Dropped in 2013

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September 3rd, 2014
SEATTLE (AP) -- The NFL says concussions decreased by 13 percent overall during the 2013 season from the previous year, and the number of concussions coming from helmet-to-helmet contact was down 23 percent. Those are the findings of the NFL's...

Serena Williams Moves on to U.S. Open Semifinals

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September 3rd, 2014
(AP Photo/Matt Rourke) NEW YORK (AP) -- After a bad-as-can-be start, dropping the first three games, Serena Williams quickly turned things around and stretched her U.S. Open winning streak to 19 matches to get back to the...

Comcast to Sponsor NASCAR’s Nationwide Series

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September 3rd, 2014
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Comcast Corp. has signed a 10-year agreement with NASCAR to replace Nationwide Insurance as the title sponsor of the second-tier series. The series will be known as the NASCAR Xfinity Series through 2024. The deal...