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Cowboys’ Ezekiel Elliott stuffed by swarming Denver Broncos defense

DENVER – Ezekiel Elliott can easily recall the last time he was held to less than 10 yards rushing in a game. “Never,” the Dallas Cowboys running back said. Elliott couldn’t find any daylight...

DATE: Sept. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Denver Broncos crush Dallas Cowboys

DENVER – Aqib Talib’s 103-yard interception return for a touchdown with 53 seconds left was the final indignity for the Cowboys in the Denver Broncos’ 42-17 blowout of Dallas and its vaunted...

DATE: Sept. 17, 2017 | UPDATED: 1 day 3 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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NFL Roundup: Chargers struck by field goal woes; Brady, Patriots rock Saints

CARSON, Calif. – Cody Parkey hit his fourth field goal from 54 yards with 1:05 to play, and the Miami Dolphins rallied in the fourth quarter to spoil the Los Angeles Chargers’ home opener with a...

DATE: Sept. 17, 2017 | UPDATED: 23 hours 45 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Golovkin-Alvarez: 1 great fight and 1 lousy scorecard

LAS VEGAS – One great fight, one lousy scorecard. Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin did their part Saturday night to make their middleweight showdown a memorable one, putting on the kind of big...

DATE: Sept. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Martin Truex opens NASCAR’s playoffs with win at Chicagoland

JOLIET, Ill. – Martin Truex Jr. stretched his arms to his side and waited for a shower of green slime , the colored goop traditionally poured over the heads of game-show contestants and A-list...

DATE: Sept. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Greg Holland drops ball on Padres’ squeeze, Rockies lose 4-3

DENVER – Rockies closer Greg Holland stretched as far as he could, getting his glove on Matt Szczur as the Padres baserunner dove across the plate. Holland got there for the tag. Just not with the...

DATE: Sept. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Nordqvist beats Altomare in playoff to win Evian major

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France – Anna Nordqvist beat unheralded American Brittany Altomare in a playoff under driving rain and hail at the first extra hole to win the Evian Championship on Sunday....

DATE: Sept. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Marc Leishman gets redemption in Chicago, wins BMW Championship

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – The clutch shots down the stretch in the BMW Championship belonged to everyone except the winner. Marc Leishman didn’t really need them. Staked to a five-shot lead, and...

DATE: Sept. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Penny Chenery, owner of Triple Crown champ Secretariat, dies

Penny Chenery, who bred and raced 1973 Triple Crown winner Secretariat as well as realizing her disabled father’s dream to win the Kentucky Derby in 1972 with Riva Ridge, has died. She was 95....

DATE: Sept. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez fight to a brutal draw; rematch to come

LAS VEGAS – Gennady Golovkin retained his middleweight titles Saturday night, fighting to a draw with Canelo Alvarez in a brutal battle that ended with both fighters with their hands aloft in...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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DALLAS (1-0) at DENVER (1-0)

TV: Sunday, 2:25 p.m., Fox OPENING LINE: Pick-em SERIES RECORD: Broncos lead 7-5 LAST MEETING: Broncos beat Cowboys 51-48, Oct. 6, 2013 AP PRO32 RANKING: Cowboys No. 3, Broncos No....

DATE: Sept. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Von Miller, Broncos ready to get after Cowboys

DENVER – Von Miller can’t wait to bust out some of his new sack dances like the “Sexy T-Rex” he introduced after dumping Aaron Rodgers in the preseason. Trouble is, Miller has now gone without a...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports