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Andy Hoffman, father of Huskers fan Jack, dies

March 1, 2021 - 8:45pm
Andy Hoffman, the father of Nebraska Cornhuskers fan and brain cancer patient Jack Hoffman, died Monday at his home in Atkinson, Nebraska. He was 42.
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Alvin Kamara is living his best life in Montana

March 1, 2021 - 8:45pm
Kamara says he bought a house in Montana, and he's been spending much of his time learning to snowboard.
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Hawks fire Pierce after 2-plus years amid swoon

March 1, 2021 - 5:45pm
The Hawks announced they have fired coach Lloyd Pierce 34 games into his third season with the team.
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Red Sox pull plug on inning with new mercy rule

March 1, 2021 - 5:45pm
With the bases loaded, and pitcher Garrett Richards struggling in his spring training debut, the Boston Red Sox cashed in on a new mercy rule, allowing them to end the inning against the Atlanta Braves on Monday.
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Alabama planning for full football stadium in fall

March 1, 2021 - 5:45pm
Alabama plans to host full-capacity college football games at Bryant-Denny stadium this coming season.
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NIT down to 16 teams, will be played in Texas

March 1, 2021 - 5:45pm
The NIT is downsizing from 32 to 16 teams this season, and the entire tournament will be played in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
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How Watt can get better by pairing with Cardinals' Chandler Jones

March 1, 2021 - 5:45pm
Watt was double-teamed 30% of the time last season, the highest rate in the NFL.
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A way too early look at how to catch Man City next season

March 1, 2021 - 5:45pm
With this season's title all but won by Man City, plans must be made now by the Premier League's top clubs to catch Pep Guardiola's side next term.
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Milan keep Serie A title race alive, chaos in Barcelona and more

March 1, 2021 - 5:14pm
Milan delivered vs. Roma to keep the Serie A title race open. PLUS: Ibra's tone-deaf quotes, Chelsea and Man United's draw and Barca's latest mess.
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J.J. Watt agrees to 2-year deal with Cardinals

March 1, 2021 - 2:45pm
Star defensive end J.J. Watt has agreed to a two-year contract with the Cardinals after being released by the Texans last month.
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Hamilton, Florida St. agree on 5-year extension

March 1, 2021 - 2:45pm
Florida State has announced a five-year contract extension for Leonard Hamilton that will keep the coach with the Seminoles through the 2024-25 season.
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Brown out as Albany hoops coach after 20 years

March 1, 2021 - 2:45pm
Will Brown is out as Albany's men's basketball coach after 20 years, saying the mutual agreement to part ways was "extraordinarily difficult."
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Aggies No. 2 in women's poll; UConn still No. 1

March 1, 2021 - 2:45pm
Texas A&M moved up to No. 2 in the AP women's basketball poll -- its highest ranking ever -- one day after winning the SEC regular-season title, while UConn remains No. 1.
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J.J. Watt?! Cardinals signing draws social media reaction

March 1, 2021 - 2:45pm
Blake Shelton among those on social media who reacted to Watt's move from the Texans to the Cardinals.
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Mazepin 'not proud' of conduct in controversial video

March 1, 2021 - 2:45pm
Formula One rookie Nikita Mazepin believes he has done enough to move on from the controversy surrounding his name and, in his first interview since the incident in December, insisted he has learned from what happened.
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Milan keep Serie A title race alive, chaos in Barcelona and more

March 1, 2021 - 1:50pm
Milan delivered vs. Roma to keep the Serie A title race open. PLUS: Ibra's tone-deaf quotes, Chelsea and Man United's draw and Barca's latest mess.
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A way-too-early look at how to catch Man City next season

March 1, 2021 - 1:50pm
With this season's title all but won by Manchester City, Premier League clubs better have a plan going forward.
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Chiefs hope Mahomes (toe) ready for mini-camp

March 1, 2021 - 11:45am
The Chiefs are hopeful quarterback Patrick Mahomes will have recovered from recent toe surgery to participate in the team's June mini-camp. The expectation is that he will be ready to go by the start of training camp later in the summer.
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Rodgers helps small businesses with $1M gift

March 1, 2021 - 11:45am
Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has made a $1 million donation to help 80 struggling small businesses in and around his hometown of Chico, California.
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Michigan bumps Baylor for No. 2 behind Gonzaga

March 1, 2021 - 11:45am
Michigan moves up to No. 2 behind Gonzaga in the Top 25 poll after Baylor dropped to third following its first loss of the season.
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