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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Eagles have traded wide receiver Jordan Matthews and a 2018 third-round pick to the Buffalo Bills for cornerback Ronald Darby. Matthews had been Philadelphia’s most productive receiver, averaging 75 catches, 891 receiving yards and six touchdowns in his first three...
Kevin Kisner hits from the fairway on the 18th hole during the first round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at the Quail Hollow Club Thursday in Charlotte, N.C. Kisner opened with a 67 on day one, good enough for the lead. AP Photo/Chris O'Meara
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jordan Spieth felt like he was “free rolling” coming into the PGA Championship, the only major keeping him from the career Grand Slam. He just didn’t anticipate greens rolling like this. On some of the fastest, frightening and at times frustrating greens the PGA...
New England Patriots wide receiver Austin Carr (84) stretches for a catch in front of Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Doran Grant (26) in the second half of Thursday's NFL preseason game between the two teams. AP Photo/Mary Schwalm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jimmy Garoppolo missed his chance at an on-field audition when he was injured during Tom Brady’s four-game “Deflategate” suspension last season. So this might be his best chance to show the Patriots — or another team that wants to trade for him — that he’s ready to be an...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph was arrested on a marijuana charge after several police cars were vandalized when a large gathering became unruly at a Los Angeles housing project, authorities said Thursday. Randolph, 36, was taken into custody late Wednesday on...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Rickie Fowler loves playing at Quail Hollow. You can’t particularly blame him. This is where Fowler got his breakthrough PGA Tour win — and where he now hopes to capture that elusive first major championship. Fowler shot an opening-round 69 at the PGA Championship on...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is watching the Patriots’ exhibition opener. It’s his first game in New England since suspending quarterback Tom Brady in the scandal that came to be known as “Deflategate.” Goodell was in Patriots owner Robert Kraft’s luxury suite as the...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke men’s basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski will have a total knee replacement surgery, leading the team to cancel this month’s exhibition trip to the Dominican Republic. The school announced Thursday the Hall of Fame coach will have the procedure this weekend on his right...
CHICAGO (AP) — Mitch Trubisky might have created a quarterback controversy in Chicago. Trubisky threw for 166 yards and led three scoring drives after Mike Glennon struggled, only to have the Denver Broncos score two long touchdowns in the closing minutes to beat the Bears 24-17 in the preseason...
Boston Red Sox starter Rick Porcello pitches against the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning of Wednesday's game. Porcello pitched six innings, giving up two runs on four hits, striking out seven. It was the first time all season Porcello won consecutive starts. AP Photo/Steve Nesius
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Jake Odorizzi limped off the field after Eduardo Nunez lined a single off the pitcher’s foot leading off the fifth inning. The Boston Red Sox beat up the Tampa Bay Rays’ bullpen, scoring five runs in the inning and taking advantage of defensive sloppiness to extend...
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, left, hugs former Patriots' Vince Wilfork, right, during a news conference at Gillette Stadium, Wednesday, in Foxborough, Mass., where Wilfork announced his retirement from the NFL. AP Photo/Steven Senne
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — For Vince Wilfork, retirement means a chance to sleep late, go fishing or just hang around without needing to be someplace special. “I’m finally calling it quits from a game that I truly, truly, truly love, a game that I was committed to, a game that I was dedicated to,...

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