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Stan Wawrinka bounced countryman Roger Federer in straight sets in the men's quarterfinals at Roland Garros. In the other quarterfinal, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga was rolling against Kei Nishikori until the match was halted when windblown debris injured a fan.

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NFL eyes games in Germany, Mexico, Brazil

Commissioner Roger Goodell casually mentioned last month the NFL's interest in adding more international games. He mentioned potential contests in Germany, Mexico and Brazil.

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Welker open to reunion with Pats, a 'great team'

Free-agent wide receiver Wes Welker hopes to play in 2015 and said Tuesday he would be open to a return to the New England Patriots despite a messy divorce after the 2012 season.

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NBA union to investigate concussion protocol

The NBA union has hired neurologists to examine the league's concussion policy and determine whether any changes are needed to prevent players from playing with an undiagnosed concussion.

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MLB Power Rankings: Week 9

The ultra-consistent Cardinals and the suddenly surging Giants are worthy of being in the top spot in our rankings. Who's No. 1?


Sepp Blatter resigns as FIFA president

Blatter said today at a news conference in Zurich: "The elections are closed. But the challenges that FIFA is facing have not come to an end. FIFA needs profound restructuring. ... I will continue to exercise my function as president until the new election is going to be held."

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At FIFA presser, Sepp Blatter announces he is stepping down, & that he is calling extraordinay Congress to choose next FIFA president.

FIFA to hold news conference

In the wake of a NY Times report that FIFA's second-in-command helped authorize $10 million in bribes for World Cup bidding votes, FIFA has called a news conference that has begun. FIFA president Sepp Blatter will make a statement, but will not take questions.


Wawrinka ousts Federer from French

Stan Wawrinka defeated Roger Federer in straight sets, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6, to advance to the French Open semifinals. Wawrinka will play the Jo-Wilfried Tsonga-Kei Nishikori winner. Scoreboard


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Devin Gardner told me he worked exclusively at QB for Steelers today. Was signed as receiver but sounds like team trying him out at both

Devils officially hire Hynes as coach

John Hynes, who led the Penguins' AHL affiliate the past five seasons, becomes the NHL's youngest head coach at age 40. New Jersey will send Pittsburgh a third-round draft pick in 2016 as compensation.

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(8) Stan Wawrinka beats (2) Roger Federer in straight sets in French Open quarterfinals Wawrinka: 4-5 career in Grand Slam quarterfinals

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Stan Wawrinka beats Roger Federer in straight sets to reach the semi-final at French Open.

OTD: Armando Galarraga's imperfect game

Five years ago today, the Tigers RHP had a perfect game through 8 2/3. But Indians SS Jason Donald was called safe by umpire Jim Joyce on a grounder to first, a call that became controversial on replays. Said Joyce after the game: "I just cost that kid a perfect game."

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Why Adrian Peterson will report today

Ben Goessling explains: "He decided it was time to come in and get back to work. I think he realizes he's going to be [in Minnesota], and if he's going to be here, he might as well put his best foot forward and try to help this team win."


How to win the Stanley Cup

There is no easy way to beat the Blackhawks or Lightning, but ESPN Craig Custance tried to find out. Two big keys? Attack Tampa Bay's defensive depth. Wear out Chicago with speed, speed, speed. No easy task (Insider)

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Packers eye better start in 2015

QB Aaron Rodgers (calf) is taking it slow in OTAs, but GB has made starting strong a priority after opening the last three seasons 1-2. Rob Demovsky says a fast start would "help them forget about the way last season ended."


Shaq: I'd take Kobe over LeBron

Shaquille O'Neal played with and against both Kobe Bryant and LeBron James, which gives him a unique perspective on their strengths and weaknesses. Here's why he chose prime Kobe over prime LeBron. Check it out!

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