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What should we make of Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence’s uneven start to the season?

[ad_1] CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Before Clemson took one snap this season, the book on the offense was filled with foregone conclusions. Surely, a group that returned Trevor Lawrence as the headliner and Travis Etienne, Tee Higgins and Justyn Ross would put up monster numbers with little effort.Through five games, the Tigers have indeed put up big numbers. But they also have looked disjointed and out of sync, and the
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Snowboarder Chloe Kim taking season off for college

[ad_1] Snowboarder Chloe Kim will take the season off from competitions and training to concentrate on her classes at Princeton.She will be back in training next May, with plans to make it to the 2022 Olympics in Beijing.She made sure to tell her fans on her YouTube channel that this was in no way a retirement. Kim won halfpipe gold at the Pyeongchang Olympics in 2018."This isn't like, an 'Oh
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Sabres beat Penguins 3-1 in opener for both teams

[ad_1] PITTSBURGH (AP) — Conor Sheary scored twice against his old team and Carter Hutton stopped 26 shots in the Buffalo Sabres’ 3-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night in the opener for both teams. Rasmus Dahlin also scored to help Buffalo give Ralph Krueger a victory in his Sabres coaching debut. Buffalo beat Pittsburgh in regulation for the first time since April 23, 2013. Krueger last coached
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Playoff places, home-field advantage and Golden Boot up for grabs

[ad_1] The final weekend of the Major League Soccer season arrives with plenty at stake, including the last two playoff spots in the Western Conference, plus seedings and two players seeking to become a history-making Golden Boot winner.Twelve teams have clinched one of the 14 postseason berths. Zero spots remain to be clinched in the Eastern Conference. Eight clubs have been eliminated. So, who's in? Who's out? And who has
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Lucky Lockett? Seahawks TD had only a 6.3% chance of completion

[ad_1] 9:13 PM ETBrady HendersonESPN SEATTLE -- Pete Carroll said this week that he thinks Russell Wilson is off to the best four-game start of his career, noting his accuracy and command of the Seahawks' offense.Throws don't get much more accurate than the one Wilson delivered in the corner of the end zone to Tyler Lockett, who deftly got both feet in bounds for a 13-yard touchdown. The catch gave
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When do the 2019 MLS Cup playoffs begin, and who’s qualified?

[ad_1] The Major League Soccer regular season is nearing its conclusion and clubs have their sights set on qualifying for the MLS Cup playoffs, which begin on Oct. 19.Twelve teams have clinched one of the 14 postseason berths; zero spots remain to be clinched in the Eastern Conference, but two places in the Western Conference are open. Eight clubs have been eliminated.So, who's in? Who's out? And who has it
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Why is no one showing up to the IAAF World Championships in Qatar?

[ad_1] "I would have preferred if there were a lot more people." DOHA, Qatar -- The 40,000-capacity Khalifa Stadium is a wondrous edifice within a city that is undergoing a radical transformation, glistening buildings and impressive stadia rising from the desert earth.Yet, as former Olympic and world 400-meter champion Kirani James experienced after emerging for his opening race at track and field's IAAF World Championships to vast swathes of empty