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Steelers camp: Kenny Pickett takes first-team reps; George Pickens holds his own against Minkah Fitzpatrick

LATROBE, Pennsylvania — Practice had yet to wrap up when reports surfaced that Kenny Pickett was taking snaps with the first-team offense during Tuesday’s training camp practice. Pickett, fresh off of his successful performance during Pittsburgh’s preseason-opening win against Seattle, did indeed take first-team reps during the Steelers’ third-to-last practice of camp.  So, how did …

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MLB picks: Why Justin Verlander is better Cy Young bet than Dylan Cease ahead of Tuesday showdown

The 2022 Major League Baseball season has roughly seven weeks to go and while the most important item to track would be the standings, the individual awards are pretty fun in their own right. We looked at the MVP races in each league last week, so now let’s take a look at the Cy Young …

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Bronny James, Basketball Player, Begins To Take Shape | Defector

LeBron James Jr., better known as Bronny, is in France right now with the California Basketball Club playing a bunch of games against some of the best competition in Europe. CBC features numerous prominent sons, including Bronny’s younger brother Bryce, Scottie Pippen’s son Justin, and Penny Hardaway’s son Ashton, as well as some other noteworthy …

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Amid LIV Golf threat, Tiger Woods to meet with top PGA Tour players

Placeholder while article actions load WILMINGTON, Del. — Underscoring the gravity of the mounting threat posed by the upstart LIV Golf Invitational Series, Tiger Woods — despite his absence from the BMW Championship field — traveled to Delaware on Tuesday to meet with top players and rally support for the PGA Tour. Patrick Cantlay, the …

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Does Myles Brennan get to keep his NIL deals? We asked Leigh Steinberg

Myles BrennanPhoto: AP After five years, a championship ring, two major injuries, three starts, an entry into the transfer portal, a coaching change, and an exit from the transfer portal, sixth-year LSU quarterback Myles Brennan announced on Monday that he would be stepping away from football permanently. Brennan, who took over for Joe Burrow after …

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Sources: Jets QB Wilson knee surgery a success

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — The New York Jets can exhale. Quarterback Zach Wilson’s arthroscopic knee surgery Tuesday was deemed a success, with no surprises from the original diagnosis, sources told ESPN. Wilson was diagnosed with meniscus tear and a bone bruise after a non-contact injury last Friday night against the Philadelphia Eagles, with sources initially …

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