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Packers linebacker Clay Matthews is probably wishing he had worn his helmet at a charity softball game today.

Jackson committed to donate $100 to the Hue Jackson Foundation for every person who jumped in with him. His foundation combats human trafficking in Northeast Ohio.

Owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam offered to match Jackson’s contribution, raising $30,000 after some 150 members of the organization jumped in with Jackson, according to Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal.

Those people have been with me every day, Jackson said, via Ulrich. When you lose a game and you lose as many games as we have and you keep parking your car and walking into the building and have to see those faces each and every day, I carry them with me. I carry them and their families and this city with me contrary to what anybody believes. It’s on me. I wear it every day. So I just thank them for being a part of this because they didn’t have to do this. They didn’t have to come here and support this. I made the statement, and they said, ‘No, I want to do this,’ and I’m thankful.

Jackson’s foundation is selling Lake Jump T-shirts, with all proceeds from the sales of the $29 shirts going to the foundation.

My interest reached new heights two years ago when: (1) the Penquins were marching toward their fourth Stanley Cup in franchise history; and (2) the PFT barn had four TV screens and plenty of available liquor and cigars to support the enjoyment of televised sports. So hockey it was, and hockey it has been, whenever there has been no football to enjoy.

Last year, it continued when the Penguins chased, and caught, Stanley Cup No. 5. This year, I thought I’d lose my hockey jones once the Pens were eliminated. Instead, I got even more interested.

So hockey is a more-than-adequate replacement for football. And with the ongoing Stanley Cup Final hopefully in the early stages of a potential seven-game classic (the series is tied at one), I strongly encourage you to tune in to NBCSN on Saturday night for Game Three, as the Washington Capitals host the Vegas Golden Knights.

Don’t expect Yankees’ Justus Sheffield to get Jordan Montgomery’s spot soon

Yankees starting pitcher Jordan Montgomery ‘s upcoming Tommy John surgery puts pressure on general manager Brian Cashman.
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Domingo German has turned in mediocre results in Montgomery’s rotation spot. If German doesn’t prove he’s the man for the job, Cashman may have to trade for starting pitching help.

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Bradford dealt with a knee injury in 2017, so nobody will fault for Arizona for playing it safe.

The Cardinals ‘ approach with Bradford, however, will change once the three-day minicamp kicks off on June 12-14.

[It’d be] more of a team setting, really trying to give him different looks from a blitz standpoint, also two-minute [offense], coach Steve Wilks said Tuesday, via the Cardinals’ official website. Today was a good day in terms of an operational day for us, and he didn’t get any of that work. Next week, those are some of the things we are trying to get him in the mix.

Arizona used a first-round pick on Josh Rosen during April’s draft and Rosen has impressed during the early stages of OTAs.

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Bryce Harper has his mind on bringing another piece of hardware to Washington by the end of the year.

I think a World Series trophy would be pretty cool, too, the Nationals outfielder said.
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Harper hit his National League-leading 19th homer of the season in the Nationals’ 7-5 victory. Harper’s 437-foot blast to right-center came off reliever Ty Blach in the fourth inning.

I felt the same; I just didn’t have my best stuff, said Rodriguez, whose father was in attendance. I just went out there and couldn’t really locate pitches.

Giants catcher Nick Hundley hit a three-run homer into the San Francisco bullpen off Washington starter Gio Gonzalez in the third.

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Rays: RHP Chris Archer (left abdominal strain) had a 22-pitch bullpen session and could return after a simulated game Tuesday. Everything felt fine, Archer said.

Mariners: LHP James Paxton (5-1, 2.95 ERA), who’s unbeaten since the start of May, will start Sunday.

Bills’ White: Allen ‘going to break a lot of guys’ fingers’

Josh Allen has been tucked away with the third-stringers in Buffalo, but he hasn’t gone unnoticed by at least one Bills starter.
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Allen has shown that throwing power, but his results, understandably, have been up-and-down during team OTAs, mixing saucy completions with the occasional ugly interception,per The Buffalo News.

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You can just see what the game of football means to these kids, and it kind of puts things in perspective for us,Rutgers fifth-year senior offensive lineman Zack Heeman said. Especially during the tough times of summer (conditioning), it kind of gives us that extra push.

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I thought Corey once again, he’s a guy that stepped in [last John Elway Youth jersey season] and did a great job there at the end and he’s just a guy we’ve got to get out there, offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett said, via Mike Kaye of First Coast News. There’s all these guys we’re talking about and it’s a long ways away from that first game to see what we’re going to get but I’d love to put him out there because he’s a major change-of-pace back.

Grant impressed in the Jags’ AFC Championship Game loss to the New England Patriots. Hackett utilized the back’s speed in space versus an undermanned Pats linebacking corps in the first half. Grant earned three catches going for 20 yards, 24 yards and 15 yards on three targets. The back ended the game as the team’s second-leading receiver that day (59 yards). Whether the Patriots adjusted or Hackett went away from Grant, the shifty back didn’t earn a second-half catch as the Jags lost the lead.

The Dolphins’ investment goes beyond a first-round choice. Fitzpatrick signed a $16.44 million, four-year deal last week.

But he said he didn’t celebrate the contract, and doesn’t have any plans for the money besides buying a place to live.

Anytime you see your hard work paying off, it’s a good feeling, he said. But you’ve got to keep telling yourself it’s not the end goal. I didn’t come here just to be a first-round pick. I wanted to be a great player here and establish a great legacy.

Fitzpatrick said the Dolphins are dividing his practice time evenly among the strong safety, free safety and nickel back positions. He said he doesn’t have a preference and is happy to move around.

At Alabama, Fitzpatrick had a school-record four interception returns for touchdowns. He’s confident about quickly improving his professional pick total.

That’s going to keep going up, Fitzpatrick said. As I get more and more comfortable, I’ll make more and more plays.

Clad in a T-shirt and shorts, Jackson jogged into the surf holding his wife Michelle’s hand before submerging himself. He popped up, pulled up his sagging swim trunks — but not before his backside was exposed — and then splashed along with owner Dee Haslam and more than 150 team employees who turned out to support him and raise money for his charity.

No more freakin’ losing, Jackson hollered. Let’s go!

Jackson’s plunge had been in the works for months. After the Browns went 1-15 in his first season, Jackson vowed that if the team finished that poorly again, he would jump into one of the Great Lakes. And when Cleveland staggered to a 0-16 record last season, becoming only the second team in NFL history to lose all 16 games, Jackson had no choice but to stick to his words.

This is not something I do every day, but I made a statement, and I have to back it up, Jackson said. I came here two years ago to win, and I’m going to win here. I truly believe that. But I think when you make statements, you’ve got to stand by them.

Polls show public divided on anthem issue

The NFL wanted to find a way to put the national anthem controversy behind it, but polls indicate that’s impossible, as the public is sharply divided, with large numbers of Americans likely to oppose any policy the NFL could implement.
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If it happens again, it’s not going to be like I have to have surgery again, Enunwa said. It’s going to be gradual just like this was. This happened three years ago and gradually got worse. I got hurt against the Titans in my second year, . . . and it got progressively worse.

Enunwa said doctors told him the problem wasn’t life- or career-threatening, and he was surprised that his recovery included just months of rest.

It was easy. There was no rehab, Enunwa said. I had the surgery. I had a brace for a little bit. I didn’t have the brace for long. I had to sleep a certain way for a few days. After that, it was nothing. I wasn’t allowed to run [in the beginning]. Otherwise, there was no rehab. Everything I did was for my legs, so when I got back I could run.

Now he’s back to work in OTAs for the Jets, and wants to be a difference-maker for his team.

Blue Jays’ J.A. Happ, proud of productive career, has fond memories of Phillies

When Toronto Blue Jay pitcher J.A. Happ arrived in Philadelphia for a weekend series with the Phillies he drove past Citizens Bank Park and his former residence in the city.
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As he sat in the dugout during Friday night’s home opener, Happ looked up at the boisterous crowd cheering on a Phillies’ comeback that eventually ended in a 6-5 Toronto win. The Phillies are in first place this late in the season for the first time since their last playoff appearance in 2011.

Happ was on two World Series rosters with the Phillies. Told that it had been 10 years since he earned his World Series ring and rode in a parade down Broad Street, Happ said it didn’t feel like it.

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The boots are high and polished, the trousers tucked inside. The high-collared fatigue jacket is buttoned from waist to throat and tightly sculpted to his torso. Tilted ever so slightly on his head is the high-crowned, broad-brimmed campaign hat.

NFL forces fans, others to pick sides More The NFL punted. The league’s owners and commissioner Roger Goodell had a chance to stand up for what is right. Instead, they caved and capitulated with a new stance regarding professional football players and the national anthem. Rather than allow its players to protest in a peaceful manner during the national anthem, the NFL has instead forced its players into simulated patriotism to avoid a fine or stay out of the spotlight to save the league the headache.
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NFL London 2018: Wembley tickets snapped up in a day

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Tickets to the Seahawks-Raiders game Oct. 14 at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium will go on sale later, when a configuration for American football is settled.

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With that, the CFL became more interesting this season. A long road back Manziel flamed out spectacularly in the NFL. He was admittedly not prepared to be a pro quarterback, and created many more headlines off the field than he made plays on the field. Manziel said he has stopped drinking and now takes medication for bipolar disorder. [ Yahoo Fantasy Football leagues are open: Sign up now for free ] That still didn’t mean the NFL was ready to welcome him back.

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Broncos schedule 2018: Denver’s challenges start in own division

The Broncos’ 2018 schedule was going to be tough enough given the competition in their own division. But a handful of regular-season games from matchups with the AFC North and NFC West provide even more challenges for Denver this season.

Bottom line: Even if Case Keenum starts at quarterback and plays well for Denver in 2018, its schedule, combined with the talent in its own division, makes a playoff push doubtful. Before they even think about where they stand in the AFC with contenders like the Texans and Steelers on their schedule, the Broncos need to take care of their standing in the AFC West. Those six games will define Denver’s season. Record prediction: 7-9

Terrell Owens had enough problems with enough coaches during his time in the NFL that it would be easy to dismiss his criticisms of Jason Garrett as being more about Owens’ prickly personality than about Garrett’s coaching ability.

But the reality is, Owens has a point.

Owens is wondering why Jerry Jones hasn’t fired Garrett, and if Garrett doesn’t win big this year, Jones may not have a good answer.

Mueller played in all 10 games for Switzerland, where he finished with one goals and five assists for six points.

Devils forward Nico Hischier did not participate for Switzerland at the World Championships due to a left wrist and hand injury.

Switzerland made a surprise run to the final following a fourth-place finish in Group A during preliminary play. The Swiss beat Finland, the Group B winner, in the quarterfinals before beating Canada in the semifinals.

Canada played the United States in the bronze medal game after Team USA lost to Sweden, 6-0, in Saturday’s semifinals.

The United States rebounded behind a 24-save effort from Kinkaid, who finished the tournament with seven wins and two losses. He started nine of the United States’ 10 games.

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Joe Staley preparing Mike McGlinchey to one day take his job

The 49ers drafted Mike McGlinchey to start at right tackle. That’s the short-term plan. But offensive tackles drafted in the top 10 usually end up playing left tackle, which is where Joe Staley currently resides.
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But Staley turns 34 in August and has two years remaining on his deal, so in all likelihood, McGlinchey will have Staley’s job by 2020.
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Projects are fun to watch, write about and listen to (the NFL isn’t known for its variety of accents) in spring and early summer. But Labor Day weekend is the time of reckoning for international athletes and position-change experiments. Only a few make rosters. Others earn practice-squad slots. But most disappear and are forgotten as soon as games start to matter. For players like Mailata, the final cuts are the crossroads between being an NFL starter or a taproom trivia question in four years.

There is little on the line for Saquon Barkley through OTAs, training camp and the preseason. A Week 1 starting job and a heavy role in the offense is waiting for him in September. Barkley just needs to stay healthy, learn the playbook, Asdrubal Cabrera Jersey stay healthy, establish a rapport with veterans, stay healthy and…stay healthy. The Giants will probably help him on the first, third, fifth and sixth points by limiting his training camp workload and preseason carries.

Johnson also did not agree with the personnel moves Kelly made.

It was definitely exciting whenever he first came in, and we did some good things, Johnson said. Then we start getting rid of our best players. You’ve got DeSean Jackson, who can outrun everyone on the field. You’ve got Shady McCoy, who’s going to be one of the best running backs of all time. You just get rid of those guys just like that, and you set a tone. Players didn’t really like that.

It’s been remarkable how quickly Howie Roseman and Doug Pederson turned the Eagles around: Kelly left them a mess, and in two years they won a Super Bowl.

Greg Hardy, the former All-Pro defensive end who became one of the poster boy’s for the league’s problem with domestic violence, has booked a fight in the UFC 鈥?against another NFL player. Hardy will face Austen Lane in a UFC fight on June 12. Lane, a fifth-round draft pick of the Jaguars in 2010, was a defensive end like Hardy, although Lane didn’t see the same kind of success in the NFL. Lane’s career spanned just 30 regular-season games.
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