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NFL: Fantasy football week 4

Here's a look at some of this week's sleepers. Don't forget to make your picks!


Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Oct. 1.

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Cardinals rout Pirates, clinch 3rd straight NL Central title

The Cardinals assured themselves of the best record in the majors this season despite losing several stars to injury for long stretches.

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Blue Jays clinch AL East with win over Orioles

Toronto entered the doubleheader needing only one victory to eliminate the New York Yankees and claim its first title since 1993. The suspense ended rather quickly, as Toronto built a 4-0 lead in the fourth inning before adding four unearned runs in the fifth.


Colts confident Luck will play vs Jags despite sore shoulder

"There's always bumps and bruises that show up in high school, college and the NFL. You deal with stuff, you manage it," Luck said. "It's nothing more than that in my mind."


NASCAR champion Stewart will retire after 2016 season

Stewart will be 45 next season, hasn't won a race in over two years and has been privately working on finding a successor for the No. 14 Chevrolet all year.


Appeals court rules NCAA in violation of antitrust laws

A federal appeals court has upheld a ruling against the NCAA saying its use of college athletes' names, images and likenesses violated antitrust laws but struck down a plan allowing schools to pay athletes up to $5,000.


Confident, FIFA’s Blatter doesn’t rule out staying beyond February

Sepp Blatter has not ruled out trying to stay on as FIFA’s president beyond February’s scheduled election, despite facing a criminal investigation and a possible internal ethics probe.


‘Deflategate’ appeal slated for February

Tuesday's decision from the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York all but ensures that Brady will not be barred from any games this season, including the playoffs.


49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks pleads not guilty to sexual battery

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to a misdemeanor charge of molesting the same woman his former teammate, Ray McDonald, is accused of raping while she was unconscious.


Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the sports stories making news today, Wednesday, September 30.


Roethlisberger doesn’t think hit by Barron was dirty

Roethlisberger says he initially thought he broke his leg and was pleased his MRI revealed no extensive damage.


Cardinals outfielder Piscotty injured in violent collision

The team says Piscotty has a bruise on his head and was taken to a hospital for observation


Cavs guard Shumpert needs wrist surgery, out 3 months

Shumpert injured his wrist last week while getting ready for training camp. He told the team about his injury on Monday and an MRI revealed a ruptured sheath in his wrist.


Patriots acquire LB Jonathan Bostic from Bears

A second-round draft pick in 2013, Bostic fell out of favor under new coach John Fox. Bostic started in 17 of 29 games he played, collecting 203 1/2 tackles.


Yogi Berra remembered at funeral by family, sports royalty

The beloved New York Yankees catcher also brought out sports royalty from all corners to an overflowing church, much in the way he helped fill ballparks for a generation.


Golf’s greatest look forward to President’s Cup

Now that the Tour Championship and FedExCup playoffs are finished, many of golf's top players are looking ahead to the next big event.

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Larry Brown suspended by NCAA, SMU gets postseason ban

The NCAA punishes SMU after finding multiple violations in the Mustangs program. Problems reportedly include academic fraud and unethical conduct.


NFL stock watch: Week 4

A look at the biggest storylines from Week 3 and whether or not it's time to panic moving forward.


UFC champion fighter Jon ‘Bones’ Jones to appear in court

UFC champion fighter Jon "Bones" Jones is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday for an arraignment hearing on charges stemming from a crash in April.

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NLDS: DeGrom outduels Kershaw, Mets beat Dodgers; Lackey dominates, Cards blank Cubs


Game 2 of the best-of-five series is Saturday. The Cardinals turn to lefty Jaime Garcia against Kyle Hendricks for the NL wild-card winners. Zach Greinke starts for the Dodgers against Noah Syndergaard for the Mets.

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ALDS: Alberto, Rangers beat Blue Jays in 14th; Royals even series with Astros

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The Rangers take a 2-0 lead back to Texas for game three on Sunday.

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Bae leads an International team rally amid Mickelson mistake at Presidents Cup


Phil Mickelson and Zach Johnson were assessed a one-hole penalty at No. 7 when Mickelson used a different model golf ball, ultimately costing the Americans the match.

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NYC jury acquits Atlanta Hawks’ Thabo Sefolosha in police fracas


A Manhattan jury found Sefolosha not guilty Friday of misdemeanor obstructing government administration, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.

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This weekend’s sports schedule


Here's a look at some of this weekend's big sporting events.

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