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Unfortunately, what he learned about Newton is what everybody else learned while he matured into the league MVP last season - he has developed into a great quarterback who can now decimate defenses with his arm as well as his legs. Carolina's secondary has been a mess without Josh Norman. Newton took it easy earlier this week, but according to the Charlotte Observer , practiced in limited action Wednesday and full-tilt on Thursday.
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    Ultimately, Smith will probably be back with the Cavs next season. With teams well into the preseason schedule, there are still a handful of teams with over $13 million remaining in cap space, and Stein reports that it's only a matter of time before Smith starts looking for employment elsewhere.
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    They forget that he is our record scorer, that he is the most-capped outfield player. While Rooney has had to adapt his game in recent months, Defoe remains the predator he always was - and four goals so far this term for a struggling Sunderland side suggest his powers are not on the wane.
  • Lester gets Cubs start for NLCS Game 1

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    By nearly any reasonable analysis, the Cubs should win the World Series this year. There were moments that you were glad you had the extra position player. Thats not to say the kids havent taken steps they hope might prevent the kind of misery that their parents, grandparents and great-grandparents experienced in seasons past.
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    The away team counters with the most dominant starting pitcher of his generation in a rare bullpen appearance to preserve the lead. The Marlins have a longer World Series drought than the Nats. According to Kershew, despite the intensity of the game, he tried to brush of the pressure of pitching as he stepped onto the mound. Robert conferred with the Dodgers' training staff and asked if it was okay to use Kershaw for the third time in less than a week.
  • Jerry Jones seems to be changing his mind about Cowboys QB

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    He was "still mad about it", he said . Depending on when the Cowboys deem him ready, the hope is he will either start against the Eagles in Week 8 or the Browns in Week 9. We've got the future every time he walks out there. Whether Dallas is a legitimate Super Bowl contender this season remains to be seen, but it's hard to argue that this isn't a better team with Prescott at the helm.
  • Cleveland Indians eager to eliminate Red Sox

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    Price's postseason struggles continued Friday. Buchholz will face Cleveland Indians starter Josh Tomlin in Game 3 of the American League Division Series. Indians RHP Cody Allen's save in Game 1 was the fifth time in Indians history a reliever had a postseason save of five or more outs. On Wednesday, general manager Brian Cashman said working out a deal with Rothschild was on his to-do list.
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    Il numero 26 HRC è scivolato sull'asfalto e ha picchiato violentemente la schiena per poi rotolare nella ghiaia. La stessa che Pedrosa si ruppe a Le Mans nel 2010. Trasportato immediatamente al centro medico gli esami hanno confermato la diagnosi e lo stesso Dottor Michele Zasa della Clinica Mobile ha dichiarato: "La radiografia ha evidenziato una frattura che dovrà verosimilmente essere trattata chirurgicamente".