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Patriots are playing a dangerous game with their new offensive scheme

Patriots are playing a dangerous game with their new offensive scheme

Through nine training camp practices, the new-look New England Patriots offense has not been one to write home about. While there have been more flashes of success recently, the unit has overall been sloppy. The run game is nonexistent, the defense is living in the backfield, and quarterbacks are holding the ball and running all …

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Cardinals are in first place two-thirds of the way into the season; it's a good sign | St. Louis Cardinals

Cardinals are in first place two-thirds of the way into the season; it’s a good sign | St. Louis Cardinals

Four hours, 25 minutes later Sunday, the Cardinals finally reached the two-thirds mark of the season in first place by two games in the National League Central Division standings. That means 108 games have been played and 54 remain, but the Cardinals’ record when they’re in first place at this point of a season is …

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Microsoft Xbox, Sony PlayStation, Nintendo: Video game earnings round-up

Microsoft Xbox, Sony PlayStation, Nintendo: Video game earnings round-up

A gamer plays on Sony’s Playstation 5 console at his home in Seoul. Yelim Lee | AFP via Getty Images The giants of the video game world saw their sales slide in the second quarter, as initial tailwinds from the Covid pandemic faded. In the three months ended June, Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo each posted …

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Seattle Storm celebrate Sue Bird in final regular-season home game; Aces play spoiler

Seattle Storm celebrate Sue Bird in final regular-season home game; Aces play spoiler

SEATTLE — The stage was set for a memorable game Sunday as the Seattle Storm celebrated Sue Bird‘s 19 seasons with the franchise ahead of her final regular-season home game in Seattle. A franchise-record crowd of 18,100 packed Climate Pledge Arena for the Storm’s game against the Las Vegas Aces. Bird was honored with an …

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Storm's Sue Bird Celebrated by WNBA World During Final Regular-Season Home Game | News, Scores, Highlights, Stats, and Rumors

Storm’s Sue Bird Celebrated by WNBA World During Final Regular-Season Home Game | News, Scores, Highlights, Stats, and Rumors

Steph Chambers/Getty Images The eyes of the women’s basketball world were fixated on Climate Pledge Arena as Sue Bird played her final regular-season home game for the Seattle Storm. The Storm came out on the losing end against the Las Vegas Aces, falling 89-81 on Sunday. Bird finished with nine points, six assists, four rebounds …

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I Brought My Radio To A Baseball Game And It Unleashed My Inner Crank

When Vin Scully died, several of the tributes to the broadcasting legend cited lovely memories of trips to the L.A. Coliseum and Dodger Stadium, where among the crowd were hundreds of transistor radios brought from home, piping in his commentary right beside the action. It was the highest compliment those spectators could pay him. “Dodgers …

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Drew Lock outplays Geno Smith in Seahawks’ mock game, but Pete Carroll mum on instant impressions

Drew Lock outplays Geno Smith in Seahawks’ mock game, but Pete Carroll mum on instant impressions

The numbers spoke pretty loudly about who had the best game in the first big test in the Seahawks quarterback competition Saturday, even if Seattle coach Pete Carroll didn’t. “We need to see what it looks like on film,” Carroll said following a mock game at Lumen Field that gave the Seahawks their first real …

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Seahawks Mock Game Recap: Drew Lock, Tariq Woolen have good showings

Seahawks Mock Game Recap: Drew Lock, Tariq Woolen have good showings

The Seattle Seahawks had their annual intrasquad scrimmage on Saturday at Lumen Field, with roughly 7,000 fans in attendance (at the same time as the Mariners’ win over the Angels at T-Mobile Park, mind you). Seattle’s Navy Blue team beat the Action Green team by a score of 17-13, but the score is far less …

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George Kirby continues to impress on limited pitch count, lifting Mariners to Game 1 victory over Angels

George Kirby continues to impress on limited pitch count, lifting Mariners to Game 1 victory over Angels

The talent is evident. The stuff is special. The command is more consistent than many established veterans. The competitiveness and intensity rivals any on the team. And with each outing, he seems to get just a little better and a little more effective, understanding who he is and what he can do on the mound. …

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