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Ryan Hannable
December 19, 2017 - 9:43 am
Even though there are two weeks remaining in the regular season, Tom Brady is going to win his third career NFL MVP award. This became a formality this past Sunday. Brady and the Patriots came from behind to beat the Steelers, 27-24, to gain control of the AFC. If they beat the Bills and Jets in...
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Rob Bradford
December 18, 2017 - 5:33 pm
At the MLB winter meetings, Scott Boras broke off an interesting analogy. "When you're in the bus, you don't go anywhere without a road. I don't make those roads," the agent said. Dave Dombrowski just managed to constuct at least somewhat of a bicycle path. The Red Sox president of baseball...
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Alex Reimer
December 14, 2017 - 1:19 pm
There is an overwhelming volume of evidence that shows Boston is more racially segregated, and unwelcoming to people of color, than other major cities in the U.S. It doesn’t mean modern-day Boston is akin to Selma, Ala. during Jim Crow or that the area is crawling with bigots. But the troubling...
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Rob Bradford
December 14, 2017 - 8:13 am
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- There doesn't seem to be any hard feelings. Not like the old days, anyway. Times were different when Dave Dombrowski was running the Tigers and the perception was that Scott Boras would attempt to expedite deals for his clients by going over the general manager's head and...
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Rob Bradford
December 12, 2017 - 11:27 pm
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- The Red Sox would be wise to pull this one off. The Sox might have gotten their face-to-face with J.D. Martinez Tuesday night, while positioning themselves to offer more money than any other suitor. But that doesn't mean the Giancarlo Stanton-induced angst has already been...
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