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Happ Makes History Twice, Brewers Hate Cubs, Steele’s Lower Back, ManRod Returns, Alzolay, Estrada, and Other Cubs Bullets

It’s one of THOSE Saturdays, where every kid has some activity(ies), so the head is on a swivel. It’s always tricky this time of year, because there’s also a game, and there are several non-Bullets things I’m hoping to get to today. We’ll see what I can pull off … Putting the best news up …

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College Football Odds & Best Bets: Our Top Picks for Week 0, Including Nebraska vs. Northwestern & North Texas vs. UTEP

It’s been nearly eight months since Georgia’s Kelee Ringo picked off Bryce Young, sprinted 79 yards for a touchdown and simultaneously became one of the most loved and loathed players for sports bettors across the country. But starting Saturday, a new era begins. Players and coaches from all 131 FBS programs might not know it, …

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Alpine eyes Gasly as Marko lines up Herta for AlphaTauri F1 role

In an even more unexpected development IndyCar star Colton Herta has been linked with a future at AlphaTauri. Publicly Alpine team boss Otmar Szafnauer insists that the Enstone team won’t think about other drivers until the Contract Recognition Board discusses the Oscar Piastri case on Monday. However, sources suggest that Alpine has already indicated its …

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Northwestern running back Evan Hull (26) runs with the ball against Purdue during the second quarter at Wrigley Field.

Nebraska, Northwestern playing Big Ten game in Ireland may start trend

The last time Northwestern played a home football game against Nebraska that fans could attend, it was an October day, it was homecoming and a capacity crowd of more than 47,000 saw the Wildcats pull off a comeback victory in overtime that helped propel them to a Big Ten championship game.    Saturday, Northwestern is …

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Europa League draw analysed: The biggest matches, key clashes and potential shocks

Manchester United and Arsenal were among the names in the hat for the Europa League group-stage draw. It will be fast and furious this season, with a condensed eight-week group stage in which clubs will play six matches between September 8 and November 3 to allow the competition to pause for the World Cup in …

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Iowa high school football final scores, highlights from Week 1’s games

It’s been a long offseason, but football is finally back in Iowa. Week 1 of the high school football season is in the books and it was thrilling. I was born and raised in South Florida, where high school football is nearly a religion unto itself, but this was my first taste of football here and it did not …

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