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Tom Brady, JJ Watt and Aaron Donald headline NFL’s All-Decade Team | Sport

Tom Brady, JJ Watt and Aaron Donald headline NFL's All-Decade Team | Sport

Tom Brady, JJ Watt and Adrian Peterson are among eight unanimous selections to the 2010s NFL All-Decade Team announced on Monday by the NFL and the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Also chosen on every ballot of the 48-member Hall of Fame selection committee are Von Miller, Aaron Donald, Joe …

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‘Running the show’: Aaron Ramsey leads tributes to Peter Whittingham | Football

Peter Whittingham, seen here in 2006, came through the academy ranks at Aston Villa.

A recurring theme amid the tributes to Peter Whittingham was the nod to his magical left foot, described by Aaron Ramsey and others as a wand-like weapon. Dietmar Hamann described it as “one of the best left pegs I’ve ever seen” but Ramsey, Whittingham’s former Cardiff team-mate, also alluded to …

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It wasn’t batting practice, it was malpractice: Yankees are to blame for Aaron Judge’s botched diagnosis

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TAMPA — If George Steinbrenner were alive and still running the Yankees, they’d be looking for new trainers and team doctors — even after a bunch of them were fired last winter. You can almost hear Steinbrenner bellowing: “Can anyone diagnose a (bleeping) injury around here?” Three of the Yankees …

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Aaron Judge gives Aaron Boone thumbs-up sign after batting tee work

Aaron Judge gives Aaron Boone thumbs-up sign after batting tee work

TAMPA — Aaron Judge’s path back to taking full batting practice took a small step Friday when he hit off a batting tee and flashed manager Aaron Boone a thumbs-up when done. “Everything is moving there the way it should,’’ Yankees manager Aaron Boone said of Judge, who hasn’t taken …

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Aaron Judge: Astros should be stripped of 2017 title, players punished by commissioner

New York Yankees player Aaron Judge speaks to reporters after a spring training baseball workout, Feb. 18, 2020, in Tampa, Fla. (Associated Press)

Anger surrounding the Houston Astros sign-stealing scandal hasn’t abated. New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge is the latest player to criticize the 2017 World Series winners, saying Houston should be stripped of its title and the offending players should be punished, according to reports. “I just don’t think it holds any value …

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Aaron Gordon dunked over the tallest player in the NBA but was robbed by judges of the Slam Dunk Contest

Aaron Gordon dunked over the tallest player in the NBA but was robbed by judges of the Slam Dunk Contest

Aaron Gordon was robbed by the judges of the Slam Dunk Contest on Saturday night. Gordon lost to Derrick Jones Jr. in the final, despite dunking over Tacko Fall in his final attempt of the night. It was the second time in Gordon’s career that he had just missed out …

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Miami’s Derrick Jones Jr edges Aaron Gordon in epic NBA slam dunk contest | Sport

Miami's Derrick Jones Jr edges Aaron Gordon in epic NBA slam dunk contest | Sport

Aaron Gordon lost another epic dunk contest. And it was by a couple of inches – namely, the top of Tacko Fall’s head. Derrick Jones Jr finally got his long-awaited dunk contest title as an exclamation point to an epic All-Star Saturday Night, both for him and the Miami Heat. …

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Aaron Gordon and his new sneaker are ready for the NBA dunk contest

Aaron Gordon and his new sneaker are ready for the NBA dunk contest

10:00 AM ET Nick DePaulaESPN CHICAGO — Surrounded by friends and family, Aaron Gordon strolled into the United Center late Thursday night with a purpose. The Orlando Magic forward, one of the showcase attractions of All-Star Saturday night, was looking to avenge past failures. While league officials worked on ideal …

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Israel Folau debut gives rugby league the spotlight it craves, but at a cost | Aaron Bower | Sport

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How does a sport get everything it has ever wanted without courting some controversy along the way? That is a question rugby league has spent the past fortnight arguing about with itself. Practically since the sport was created in 1895, rugby league has craved a greater slice of the spotlight …

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Aaron Ramsdale: ‘I’m very grateful Eddie Howe gave me a second chance‘ | Football

Aaron Ramsdale became Bournemouth’s first-choice goalkeeper at the start of this season.

“It is quite hard to sum up,” Aaron Ramsdale says, scrambling to find the words to describe his metamorphosis from misfit to mainstay at Bournemouth and being mooted as a future England goalkeeper. “Eighteen months ago I was nowhere near the team here. I was probably annoying a lot of …

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