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Why the RB3 competition is one of the 49ers’ most intriguing roster battles

The identity of the top running back on the 49ers’ roster for this season has never really been in question. However, the fight to determine the pecking order of Elijah Mitchell’s backups is one of the most compelling position battles taking place in training camp. Any doubts over Mitchell’s status as RB1 should have been …

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Tim Benz: 1st Pirates Hall of Fame class has an important inclusion, a glaring omission and a contentious debate

Looking at the list of inaugural Pittsburgh Pirates Hall of Fame inductees, my immediate thought was that the decision makers involved got one important name right, one omission glaringly wrong, and there is one debate that could get harder to reconcile the longer the player in question stays out. In all, the Pirates inducted 19 …

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The NBA Is Turning To Wearable Sensors To Prevent Player Injuries

PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY EMILY SCHERER / GETTY IMAGES When NBA Commissioner Adam Silver spoke at the league’s inaugural Launchpad technology event during last month’s Las Vegas Summer League, his primary focus was unmistakable: using the NBA’s burgeoning realm of basketball-related tech to improve player availability. Silver’s comments were pointed, and he took aim at more …

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Five things we learned from spending five days with Florida coach Todd Golden on the recruiting trail

We recently published a two-part deep dive that got into the nitty-gritty — and lavish luxury — of what it’s like to recruit at a prestigious power-conference program. Florida coach Todd Golden allowed me to shadow him and his staff over a five-day spell for the entirety of the pivotal late-July live period. If you’ve …

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How Chelsea are able to spend so much money this summer

Thomas Tuchel had summer signings worth nearly £150 million to call upon to help secure Chelsea‘s 1-0 win over Everton in their first Premier League game of the season but he clearly doesn’t think it’s enough. «If we can add, we add,» he told Sky Sports afterwards. «Maybe not necessarily midfielders as the first option, …

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Dodgers silence the Juan Soto-Padres hype with a resounding series sweep

Cody Bellinger, right, rounds third after hitting a solo home run off San Diego Padres starting pitcher Yu Darvish, left, during the third inning of the Dodgers’ 4-0 win Sunday at Dodger Stadium. (Mark J. Terrill/Associated Press) Slam Diego. As in being body slammed as usual by the Dodgers. Scam Diego. As in posing another …

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Kareem Hunt returns to team drills, 1st 2-minute drills, Cade York saves the day: What happened at Browns training camp Day 10

BEREA, Ohio — Running back Kareem Hunt was the talk of the day after sitting out team drills on Friday and Saturday in a contract stand, and asking the Browns to trade him, which they have no plans of doing, sources say cleveland.com. Hunt participated in individual drills, and then stood far down on the …

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The Blockbuster Mega Trade Idea Of The Summer: Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving For Anthony Davis, Russell Westbrook, Talen Horton-Tucker, 2027 First-Round Pick, And 2029 First-Round Pick

Credit: Fadeaway World This summer has featured a lot of trade rumors. Much speculation has been regarding the futures of Brooklyn Nets stars Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. Ever since Kevin Durant requested a trade from the Nets, there has been no shortage of reports linking both stars to one franchise or another. One possibility …

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