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Dominant climb sends Sepp Kuss to Stage 5 win at Tour of Utah

Sepp Kuss hinted at a possible attack on the final climb during the fifth stage of the Tour of Utah on Saturday. “Just because you have the yellow jersey doesn’t mean you can’t attack,” Kuss said...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

QB Trevor Siemian settling into new role with Vikings

EAGAN, Minn. – When Trevor Siemian embarked on a Mexican vacation in the thick of NFL free agency, he was excited to relax with his fiancée during her break from law school at the University of...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Gary Woodland leads rain delayed PGA Championship

ST. LOUIS – Sirens blared across Bellerive, putting the second round of the PGA Championship on hold and ending a day of scoring rarely seen in a major. Gary Woodland set the 36-hole record – for...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Sepp Kuss keeps yellow jersey in Salt Lake City at Tour of Utah

Protected by his teammates Friday, Sepp Kuss stayed in the yellow jersey for a third day at the Tour of Utah. Kuss, a 23-year-old professional road cyclist from Durango, won Wednesday’s Stage 2 at...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Coach K: No ‘plan of execution’ for NCAA basketball reforms

DURHAM, N.C. – Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski doesn’t believe the NCAA went far enough with its reforms when it comes to how the changes were coordinated. Speaking two days after the governing body...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Chris Taylor, Brian Dozier homer in ninth as Dodgers beat Rockies

DENVER – A well-pitched, crisp game by the starters suddenly turned into a late-inning slugfest. It became a race to see which bullpen would hold a lead first. Los Angeles prevailed on a night when...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Sepp Kuss remains the man in yellow at Tour of Utah

Sepp Kuss wasn’t going to surrender the yellow jersey he worked so hard to obtain Wednesday. His team protected him well, and he was in the thick of a sprint finish Thursday at the Tour of Utah....

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

No sweat: Tiger Woods changes shirt and game to stay in mix at PGA Championship

ST. LOUIS – What Tiger Woods really needed after two holes at the PGA Championship was a fresh start. A change of shirts helped do the trick. Too bad he couldn’t do something about those ugly...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Gary Woodland feels at home in Missouri, leads PGA Championship

ST. LOUIS – Gary Woodland fell in love with Bellerive when he first played it a month ago. It’s a big golf course that would play into the hands of a power player. It would be soft from the...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Stephen Curry shoots 1-over 71 in Web.com Tour event

HAYWARD, Calif. – Stephen Curry rallied with three birdies to shoot a 1-over 71 on Thursday in the first round of the Web.com Tour’s Ellie Mae Classic. Making his second appearance in the $600,000...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Jake Butt prepares for NFL debut with Broncos after sitting out 2017

ENGLEWOOD – The forgotten member of last year’s deep tight end class makes his NFL debut Saturday night, and Jake Butt is fired up to show he’s just as good as O.J. Howard, Evan Engram and David...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

NFL Roundup: Jon Gruden returns to sideline for Raiders

“Chucky” is back on the sideline at the Coliseum. Jon Gruden makes his return for the Oakland Raiders when they host the Detroit Lions in their exhibition debut on Friday night. Gruden last coached...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports