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The Early Lead: November 28, 2010 - December 4, 2010

Tiger Woods is playing like Tiger Woods again...the good Tiger Woods

The Chevron World Challenge isn't one of those tournaments that gives its champions a priceless green jacket that clashes with everything, a handy silver jug for claret or anything else particularly valuable. And it isn't going to nudge a guy...

By Cindy Boren  | December 4, 2010; 6:17 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (9)
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Tom Brady's hair suddenly is the most important story in NFL, America

Tom Brady may soon be spending less on shampoo. (Sports Illustrated) New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady may, just may, be losing his hair. This is beyond dreadful news. It's potentially horrific if it turns out that the reason...

By Cindy Boren  | December 3, 2010; 3:59 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
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Jets lose safety Jim Leonhard to leg injury after collision in practice

New York Jets safety Jim Leonhard suffered what Coach Rex Ryan said was a "severe shin" injury on a collision with wide receiver Patrick Turner during practice. Ryan said he is "assuming" that Leonhard, who was carted off the field,...

By Cindy Boren  | December 3, 2010; 2:39 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
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Michigan Coach Rich Rodriguez gets emotional at football banquet

Oh, Rich Rodriguez, nobody wants a football coach who plays/quotes/repeatedly listens to "Feelings" Josh Groban's "You Raise Me Up." Nobody. Especially nobody who's trying to enjoy dinner. Rodriguez, the Michigan football coach who's 15-21 in three seasons, got a little...

By Cindy Boren  | December 3, 2010; 12:51 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
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WNBA President Donna Orender to step down at end of year

The president of the WNBA is stepping down. Donna Orender, who succeeded founding president Val Ackerman in April 2005, will resign effective Dec. 31. She will be a consultant to the league. "I am extraordinarily proud to have served as...

By Cindy Boren  | December 3, 2010; 11:58 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Ron Santo, legendary Chicago Cubs third baseman, dies at 70

Ron Santo, left, with Billy Williams at spring training in 1971. (Chicago Tribune) Ron Santo, the Chicago Cubs' legendary third baseman and popular announcer, died Thursday in Arizona. Santo, 70, died of complications from bladder cancer. He played for...

By Cindy Boren  | December 3, 2010; 8:35 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (3)
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LeBron James is the king in homecoming with Heat in Cleveland

Cleveland fans got it all out of their system. (John Kuntz / Cleveland Plain Dealer) The city of Cleveland remains standing this morning after LeBron James' triumphant (well, his team won anyway) return with the Miami Heat. The final...

By Cindy Boren  | December 3, 2010; 7:56 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
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President Obama on LeBron James' return to Cleveland

It's official: The only person in America with an unexpressed opinion about the return of LeBron James to Cleveland tonight has been heard from. President Barack Obama, according to the White House pool report, said of the Cavs-Miami Heat game:...

By Cindy Boren  | December 2, 2010; 6:37 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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Steelers: Ben Roethlisberger's foot injury is not a new one (updated)

Updated at 6:15 p.m. Steelers spokesman Dave Lockett said that Ben Roethlisberger's injury is not a new fracture, but rather an aggravation of old injury where there's scar tissue. Filed at 5:38 p.m. Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's foot injury...

By Cindy Boren  | December 2, 2010; 5:38 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Giants safety Antrel Rolle clarifies comments on booing NFL players, soldiers

Updated at 6:28 p.m. Antrel Rolle issued a statement through the Giants: "I used a very poor, inappropriate example earlier today to demonstrate how seriously I take my job. Obviously there is no comparison between the men and women of...

By Cindy Boren  | December 2, 2010; 5:11 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Jon Gruden says again that he's committed to 'Monday Night Football'

Jon Gruden wasn't really serious about coaching the Miami Hurricanes; he was just trying to be helpful. "I'd just like to say I'm committed to ESPN," Gruden said on a conference call, apologizing about speculation that he might leave "Monday...

By Cindy Boren  | December 2, 2010; 3:25 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (3)
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LeBron James returns to Cleveland, a nation holds its breath

Everyone from Albert Belle to Phil Jackson to Shaquille O'Neal to the enterprising citizens of Cleveland to seemingly anyone who has photoshop or the germ of an idea for a video takeoff on "Rise" has gotten in on the impending...

By Cindy Boren  | December 2, 2010; 2:15 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (9)
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Report: Redskins' Embree offered Colorado job; Colorado issues denial

Updated at 4:10 p.m. University of Colorado Athletic Director Mike Bohn issued a statement denying the Denver Post report concerning Jon Embree: "The rumors that the University of Colorado has hired our next head football coach are untrue. In the...

By Cindy Boren  | December 2, 2010; 1:13 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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USC Athletic Director Pat Haden surprised by NCAA decision on Cam Newton

Pat Haden, athletic director at the University of Southern California, sees some irony in the NCAA decision to declare Auburn quarterback Cam Newton eligible Wednesday. USC was heavily penalized for numerous NCAA infractions that included improper benefits received by the...

By Cindy Boren  | December 2, 2010; 11:26 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (14)
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Miami Heat plane lands safely after having 'flap issue' on a wing

Call it karma. Feel free to snark that the Miami Heat hasn't gotten off the runway at all this season. Or that the team's airplane, like the Heat, is all engine and no flaps. The team's airplane experienced mechanical problems...

By Cindy Boren  | December 2, 2010; 9:48 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Marcus Jordan makes like Mike in Central Florida's upset of Florida

At some point, he's going to cease being known as "Michael Jordan's kid" and establish a basketball identity as "Marcus Jordan." His performance Thursday night in Central Florida's 57-54 upset of Florida (ranked 18th in the Associated Press poll, 16th...

By Cindy Boren  | December 2, 2010; 8:44 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Jon Gruden listens to Miami Hurricanes AD, just wants to help 'find right guy'

Updated at 2:48 p.m. Jon Gruden talked about his relationship with the University of Miami this afternoon and said he was never interested in coaching the Hurricanes. "My brother went to the U of M medical school, Gruden said on...

By Cindy Boren  | December 2, 2010; 8:10 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Russia, Qatar land World Cup in 2018, 2022

Updated at 10:44 a.m. Russia has been awarded the 2018 World Cup, Qatar the 2022 World Cup. For details, see Soccer Insider. Filed at 6:19 a.m. The World Cup sites for 2018 and 2022 will be announced at 10 a.m....

By Cindy Boren  | December 2, 2010; 6:19 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (3)
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Arizona quarterback Derek Anderson apologizes for press conference outburst

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Derek Anderson has apologized for his press conference outburst Monday night. "Okay, let's try this in a manner that doesn't end up on YouTube," he said of his comments to the media after a reporter questioned why...

By Cindy Boren  | December 1, 2010; 4:55 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (5)
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James Harrison, Hines Ward, Terrell Suggs speak out on fines

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison said there's nothing wrong with the way he plays football, in spite of the $125,000 in fines he has drawn this season from the NFL. "I am not playing dirty. I am not doing anything...

By Cindy Boren  | December 1, 2010; 4:33 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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NCAA rules Cam Newton eligible to play football but questions still linger

Updated at 2:46 p.m. The NCAA has ruled that Auburn quarterback Cam Newton is eligible to play football, but that doesn't mean the issues surrounding him have been put to rest. The NCAA determined Monday that a violation of amateur...

By Cindy Boren  | December 1, 2010; 1:09 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (29)
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Donald Trump: University of Miami should tell Mike Leach 'you're hired'

Not that the University of Miami asked for his help in the search for a football coach, but Donald Trump has offered it anyway. His guy is Mike Leach. Trump, billionaire host of "The Apprecentice," told Miami president Donna Shalala...

By Cindy Boren  | December 1, 2010; 12:40 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Magic Johnson, Dwight Howard offer their takes on Derek Anderson

How would Magic Johnson have handled a situation in which a teammate was smiling as his team was being trounced, as Derek Anderson did during the Arizona Cardinals' loss Monday night? "He would've been cut today," Johnson told Jimmy Kimmel...

By Cindy Boren  | December 1, 2010; 12:04 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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Sidney Crosby and the slew-foot that wasn't. Or was. You decide.

On Monday night, as the Penguins were beating the Rangers, Sidney Crosby and Ryan Callahan became entangled. Some felt that the videotape showed Crosby administering a slew-foot, a gentlemanly slew-foot, to be sure, but a slew-foot nonetheless. Or was the...

By Cindy Boren  | December 1, 2010; 10:30 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (6)
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Danny Rouhier's guide to coping with Redskins' loss to Vikings

Is it braver to co-star with a baby or to commit your Redskins angst to video every single week? Yep, Danny Rouhier is back....

By Cindy Boren  | December 1, 2010; 10:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Putin opts to skip World Cup vote, strengthening England's bid

Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has pulled out of the group presenting Russia's 2018 World Cup bid on the final day of politicking and celebritizing preceding FIFA's Thursday announcement of the 2018 and 2022 World Cup sites. Putin, who also addressed...

By Cindy Boren  | December 1, 2010; 8:44 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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University of Miami AD meets with Jon Gruden to discuss Hurricanes' job

Updated at 3:27 p.m. Although University of Miami Athletic Director Kirby Hocutt met Wednesday morning with "Monday Night Football" analyst and former coach Jon Gruden to discus the vacant Hurricanes job, no offer was extended and Gruden is not the...

By Cindy Boren  | December 1, 2010; 8:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (7)
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Devin Thomas: 'I wasn't up to speed' with the Redskins

After a couple of seasons in which nothing much happened for him on a football field, the last few weeks qualify as a whirlwind for Devin Thomas, who is playing for his third team in seven weeks. The No. 34...

By Cindy Boren  | December 1, 2010; 6:25 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (16)
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Widow of Pat Burns is robbed hours after his funeral in Montreal

Line Burns, with a Stanley Cup replica urn, after her husband's funeral. (Montreal Gazette) Montreal police are asking those responsible for stealing hockey memorabilia and other items from a car belonging to the widow of former NHL coach Pat...

By Cindy Boren  | November 30, 2010; 3:20 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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NFL sets policy for ticket refunds if games are canceled by work stoppage

The NFL has announced a ticket-refund policy for all general-admission seats for preseason and regular-season games canceled by a work stoppage next season. The policy, announced by the league today, will not include Personal Seat Licenses or club seats and...

By Cindy Boren  | November 30, 2010; 12:07 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
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Ralph Friedgen named ACC Coach of the Year, Danny O'Brien top rookie

Updated at 1:18 p.m.Quarterback Danny O'Brien has been named ACC Rookie of the Year. As earlier posted, Ralph Friedgen is the ACC Coach of the Year.Filed at 11:41 a.m.Maryland Coach Ralph Friedgen will be named ACC Coach of the Year,...

By Cindy Boren  | November 30, 2010; 11:41 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (7)
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Derek Anderson gives Dennis Green a run for his money after Arizona Cardinals' loss

Updated at 1:34 p.m. Cardinals Coach Ken Whisenhunt told reporters that he is satisfied that Derek Anderson and Deuce Lutui were conducting themselves professionally on the bench Monday night and that both are serious about winning. Filed at 11:10 a.m....

By Cindy Boren  | November 30, 2010; 11:10 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Drew Brees is Sports Illustrated's Sportsman of the Year

For the third time in six years, an NFL quarterback is Sports Illustrated's choice for Sportsman of the Year. And, no offense to Tom Brady or Brett Favre, but this QB takes the award to another level. Drew Brees,...

By Cindy Boren  | November 30, 2010; 10:20 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (8)
 
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D.C. Councilman Jack Evans wants FedEx Field replaced

D.C. Councilman Jack Evans doesn't much like what he sees at FedEx Field and he'd like a new stadium, built where RFK stands, for the Redskins and to lure the World Cup and Olympics. "FedEx Field is fast becoming the...

By Cindy Boren  | November 30, 2010; 8:29 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (37)
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Report: Frank Gore has fractured hip, will miss rest of the season

San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore left the Monday night game against the Arizona Cardinals with an injury and, after the game, left University of Phoenix Stadium on crutches. Preliminary diagnosis: fractured right hip. Gore, according to an NFL...

By Cindy Boren  | November 30, 2010; 5:34 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Andre Johnson, Cortland Finnegan fined $25,000 each for fight

Updated at 5:44 p.m. Andre Johnson and Cortland Finnegan were fined $25,000 apiece by the NFL for their brief fight Sunday in the Houston-Tennessee game. Neither player was suspended, although both were ejected from the game. Filed at 2:55 p.m....

By Cindy Boren  | November 29, 2010; 2:55 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (3)
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Miami Heat reportedly frustrated with Coach Erik Spoelstra

Chris Bosh, LeBron James and Dwyane Wade before Bumpgate on Saturday. (Associated Press) Tonight, two teams will play an NBA game. One is bothered by infighting, rumors and failure to win. The other team is the Washington Wizards. The...

By Cindy Boren  | November 29, 2010; 1:03 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (4)
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Texas Christian University to join Big East Conference

Updated at 2:20 p.m. Texas Christian University has accepted an invitation and will join the Big East Conference beginning with the 2012 season. "Having BCS automatic-qualifying status was a priority for our football program and a great reward for the...

By Cindy Boren  | November 29, 2010; 10:40 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (26)
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Fight at FedEx Field draws a little blood ... and media scrutiny

This is a particularly dangerous time of year for members of the media; we're an easily distracted lot and, well, there's tinsel. And fights, which as just like tinsel only non-seasonal. On Sunday, a brawl broke out in the stands...

By Cindy Boren  | November 29, 2010; 10:10 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (38)
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Leslie Nielsen: Surely, the greatest umpire ever ...

Remembering Leslie Nielsen, possibly the greatest umpire ever, who died Sunday at the age of 84 and his legacy of one-liners....

By Cindy Boren  | November 29, 2010; 10:05 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
 
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Steve Czaban signs two-year deal with Red Zebra Broadcasting

Steve Czaban has signed a new deal with Red Zebra Broadcasting that will keep him doing "The Sports Reporters" for ESPN 980 through 2012, Red Zebra has announced. "Washington D.C. is my hometown," Czaban said in a statement released by...

By Cindy Boren  | November 29, 2010; 9:38 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
 
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Jon Gruden: 'I am committed to Monday Night Football'

The firing of Randy Shannon by the University of Miami created a job opening and you know what that means. The Jon Gruden rumors immediately began to swirl. There were reports that Chucky had initiated contact to discuss his return...

By Cindy Boren  | November 29, 2010; 8:45 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (7)
 
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Man dies from fall at Soldier Field during Eagles-Bears game

Chicago police are investigating the death of a 23-year-old man who fell from the upper level of Soldier Field during the Bears' game Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles. The incident occurred around halftime; Stewart Haverty fell 40-50 feet to a...

By Cindy Boren  | November 29, 2010; 5:27 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Cortland Finnegan, Andre Johnson fight in Titans-Texans game

It was a fight more typical of a hockey game than an NFL game. And, when it was over, Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson and Tennessee Titans cornerback Cortland Finnegan were ejected from the game, which Houston won. Finnegan...

By Cindy Boren  | November 28, 2010; 5:16 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (10)
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NFL Week 12 Live: Philip Rivers and Dan Marino; Spygate II

The latest to try to topple Dan Marino's 25-year-old, single-season record of 5,084 passing yards? It's Philip Rivers, who enters the San Diego Chargers' game against Indianapolis on pace to finish with 5,083.2. A quarterback must average 318 yards a...

By Cindy Boren  | November 28, 2010; 12:34 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Colt Brennan released from Honolulu hospital

Colt Brennan, a former quarterback for the Washington Redskins, was released from a Honolulu hospital Saturday, eight days after he was injured in an auto accident on the island of Hawaii. Brennan, according to earlier reports, suffered multiple injuries (including...

By Cindy Boren  | November 28, 2010; 5:39 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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