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Tyler O'Connor on starting: "I've had the mentality for a long time"

Michigan State Spartans' Tyler O'Connor discusses winning the starting quarterback job.

Top 5 Concussion Facts

The word “concussion” is a generic term for traumatic brain injuries, but the specifics are startling. Welcome to http://www.WatchMojo.com's Top 5 Facts.

Brazil Charges Ryan Lochte But Probably Can't Extradite Him From US

"Lying to police" isn't covered under the U.S. extradition treaty with Brazil.

Reed all about winning over Ryder Cup

No one with a chance to U.S. team for the Ryder Cup wants to talk about it

Webb solid in Cal debut, Bears beat Hawaii 51-31 Down Under

Davis Webb threw four touchdown passes and ran for another score in a sensational debut for California, leading the Bears to a 51-31 win over Hawaii on Saturday in college football's season opener at Sydney's Olympic stadium

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Jalen Watts-Jackson discusses blocked punt return against Michigan

Michigan State Spartans defensive back Jalen Watts-Jackson discusses the upcoming season and his blocked punt return for a touchdown against the Michigan Wolverines last season.

Bryant's 2-run homer rallies Cubs past Dodgers 6-4 in 10

Kris Bryant hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the 10th inning to go with an earlier solo shot, lifting the Chicago Cubs over the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-4 Friday night in the series opener between NL division leaders

Sanchez homers again, Yankees rout Orioles 14-4

Rookie Gary Sanchez homered for the eighth time in nine games and drove in four runs as the New York Yankees beat the Baltimore Orioles 14-4 Friday night in the opener of their weekend series

Next Man Up: Bears LB Danny Trevathan

The Chicago Bears are counting on Danny Trevathan to plug the team's gaps in the middle on defense.

Flores, Cabrera, Colon lead Mets to 9-4 win over Phillies

Wilmer Flores launched a grand slam, Asdrubal Cabrera homered from both sides of the plate and even Bartolo Colon had two helpful hits while pitching the New York Mets to a 9-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night

Hope Solo's Suspension Could Be The End Of Her Run With The US Team

U.S. Women's Soccer Team keeper Hope Solo was suspended for six months for calling the Swedish team cowards after the U.S. lost in the Olympics.

Chicago woman fatally shot pushing baby stroller

Chicago police say a woman pushing a baby in a stroller was fatally shot on the city's South Side

Horse named for Mets' Syndergaard wins Funny Cide Stakes

Turns out, Syndergaard is awfully fast on the track, too

Conor McGregor's coach wants next fight to be Eddie Alvarez

Conor McGregor's coach John Kavanagh wants his client to next fight Eddie Alvarez for the lightweight title, he tweeted on Thursday.

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Mets to skip struggling deGrom on Monday vs Marlins

Trying to make a push in the crowded NL playoff race, the New York Mets plan to skip struggling right-hander Jacob deGrom the next time through the rotation

Next Man Up: Lions WR Marvin Jones

New Detroit Lions receiver Marvin Jones has big shoes to fill as he aims to replace a legend.

LEADING OFF: Orioles check Jones, Mets see about Matz

LEADING OFF: Orioles check Jones' hamstring, Mets see about Matz's shoulder, Tigers try for 6th straight win

Bowman excited to fill in for Earnhardt again

Alex Bowman has never finished in the top 10 in 72 starts at the Sprint Cup level, so this week's chance to race for Hendrick Motorsports in Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s place gives him a rare opportunity to compete under the spotlight

Rangers reliever Jeremy Jeffress charged with DWI in Dallas

Texas Rangers reliever Jeremy Jeffress, who was suspended twice as a minor leaguer for violating drug rules, has been arrested in Dallas on a drunken driving charge

Next Man Up: Vikings WR Laquon Treadwell

Can rookie Laquon Treadwell give the Minnesota Vikings' passing game the vertical option it's been missing?

The Latest: Stephens withdraws from US Open with foot injury

American Sloane Stephens has withdrawn from the U.S. Open because of a right foot injury

AP source: Chiefs safety Berry reporting to camp Sunday

A person familiar with Eric Berry's plans tells The Associated Press that the All-Pro safety will report to practice Sunday

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Next Man Up: Packers WR Jordy Nelson

Can Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson recapture his All-Pro form after missing all of 2015?

SAfrican judge denies appeal for harsher Pistorius sentence

South African judge denies appeal for harsher sentence against Oscar Pistorius

LEADING OFF: Ruiz joins Dodgers, Wright returns to Red Sox

LEADING OFF: Ruiz joins Dodgers, Wright returns to Red Sox, Sanchez aims to keep up slugging run