Lions’ Ragnow has season-ending toe injury

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The winless, and banged-up Detroit Lions have taken another hit. Lions standout center Frank Ragnow has a season-ending toe injury that requires surgery, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Tuesday. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the team had ...

Walk it off: Red Sox eliminate Rays 6-5 with sac fly

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BOSTON (AP) — Back in raucous Fenway Park for postseason baseball a year after a last-place finish, the Boston Red Sox are getting the bounces, knocking big hits in bunches and even benfiting from a little small ball. Hardly a perfect team, even by their own estimation, Alex Cora and the ...

Packers keep finding solutions as they endure injuries

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They're missing their 2020 All-Pro left tackle, their best pass rusher and their top cornerback. They're not scoring as frequently or winning as decisively as they did last season. Yet somehow and some way, the Green Bay Packers have made it through the first five games of the season with the ...

Gruden resigns as Raiders coach over offensive emails

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Jon Gruden has resigned as coach of the Las Vegas Raiders after emails he sent before being hired in 2018 contained racist, homophobic and misogynistic comments. Gruden released a statement Monday night, saying: "I have resigned as head coach of the Las Vegas Raiders. I love the Raiders and ...

Campbell has composure but few answers for 0-5 Lions

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DETROIT (AP) — Dan Campbell wasn't nearly as emotional Monday afternoon as he had been after his Detroit Lions lost 19-17 to the Minnesota Vikings on another last-second field goal. He still wasn't happy. The Lions coach choked up repeatedly during his postgame news conference Sunday, ...

Football: Copper Kings take down Gremlins, 31-7

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HOUGHTON — The Calumet Copper Kings controlled both sides of the ball on Saturday and wore out the Houghton Gremlins defense for a 31-7 victory on the road. “Our offensive and defensive line controlled the line of scrimmage,” said Calumet head coach John Croze. “Offensively, our line ...