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Add Red Sox Mike Kickham to the player pool

The Red Sox announced this left-hander Mike Kickham has been added to the team’s player pool. Boston now has 50 players in its pool, ten less than the 60-man maximum. Kickham came to Sox last December with a minor contract and wants to make it back into the big leagues for the first time since the 2014 season. The Südpfote …

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Packers’ Preston Smith, the youngest NFL player to share Farrakhan’s views against Jews

Green Bay Packers linebacker, Preston Smith, is the latest NFL player to post a message from anti-Semitic preacher Louis Farrakhan on his social media. The 27-year-old Smith shared a Farrakhan video on his Instagram stories from another account on Friday. In the video, Farrakhan warns his “brothers and sisters in Africa” ​​against vaccination. Farrakhan accuses Bill and Melinda Gates of …

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Player ratings: Real Madrid 2 – Alaves 0; 2020 La Liga

Thanks to some referee decisions, Real Madrid have eight wins from eight games after a 2-0 win over Alaves, restoring their four-point lead over Barcelona. It was a changed lineup tonight, but still a convincing win. See player ratings below. Thibaut Courtois– 8th:: Another goal for the Belgian. Wasn’t very busy throughout the game, but that doesn’t mean Alaves didn’t …

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NFL Jewish player Mitchell Schwartz says DeSean Jackson’s anti-Semitic posts came from a place of ignorance.

“I really don’t think DeSean meant any kind of hate or anything,” said Schwartz. “I think it came a lot more from a place of ignorance.” Jackson posted a number of anti-Semitic posts on Instagram over the weekend, one of which included a quote about Jews that were wrongly attributed to Adolf Hitler. Since then, he has apologized for the …

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Manchester United player ratings: Paul Pogba and Mason Greenwood brilliant against Aston Villa – Samuel Luckhurst

David de Gea Had an early nervous moment and was well hit by Trezeguet’s shot that trimmed the outside of the post. But kept a clean sheet. 6 Aaron Wan-Bissaka Has not taken his attack as recently and switched off for an early Jack Grealish chance. Missed a sitter. 6 Victor Lindelof Had some nervous moments amidst Villa’s positive attitude, …

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Former NFL player Emmanuel Acho on DeSean Jackson’s anti-Semitic posts: culture abort “leaves no room for growth”

Emmanuel Acho, former linebacker of the Philadelphia Eagles and current co-host of FOX Sports’ “Speak For Yourself”, said on Wednesday that the culture of the demolition would not help DeSean Jackson after his anti-Semitic social media posts. Acho discussed Jackson’s contributions and his subsequent apology with his co-host Marcellus Wiley. Acho said Jackson should have been better informed of what …

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Ex-Redskins player offers a “simple” name change solution

A former Washington Redskins player said on Wednesday that there is an “easy” solution to changing the team’s name that has recently come under the spotlight due to its racist connotations. Doc Walker, a former tight end who played for Washington from 1981 to 1984, told NBC Sports Washington that there is a name the team can currently go to. …

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Phillip Blanks, a former high school football player, catches a child who has fallen out of a burning building

He looked up to see a petrified woman with a child on a balcony on the third floor. Flames crept quickly behind her. “People started screaming that the lady should throw her children down,” said Blanks. The mother dropped her son over the railing. When Blanks saw the little child fall, he dived forward with his arms outstretched. “I immediately …

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NFL, NFLPA discusses plan for potential player opt-outs in 2020

With veterans expected to report back to training camps in 20 days, the NFL and NFLPA have a number of issues to solve before players return. One of the questions that remains unanswered during the COVID-19 pandemic is the potential for players who opt-out in 2020. Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reported on Wednesday NFL NOW that the league and …

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