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ESPN yanks announcer from UVa. game because of his name – Gutfeld on ESPN pulling announcer: It's like an 'Onion' story

In the wake of the events in Charlottesville, Va., ESPN decided to pull one of its announcers from calling a University of Virginia football game — because his name is Robert Lee. Lee, an Asian-American sportscaster who started with the network in 2016, was moved to a different game “simply because of the coincidence of his name,” ESPN said, referencing ...

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Indianapolis Colts sign former San Francisco 49ers CB Chris Culliver, ex-Bills CB Corey White

The Indianapolis Colts, seeking to add secondary depth, signed veteran free agent cornerbacks Chris Culliver and Corey White on Monday. The 29-year-old Culliver last appeared in a game in December 2015. He has undergone two knee surgeries and was cut by the Miami Dolphins last November. In 2014, Culliver turned in his most productive season with four interceptions and 38 ...

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Washington Redskins activate TE Jordan Reed from PUP list

The Washington Redskins activated tight end Jordan Reed off the active/physically unable to perform list on Sunday. Reed, who has been sidelined with a sprained toe, is now eligible to return to practice. The Redskins will resume workouts on Wednesday as the team prepares for a preseason game next Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals at FedEx Field in Landover, Md. ...

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Colorado Rockies blast three homers in win over Milwaukee Brewers

DENVER — The Colorado Rockies‘ history against Milwaukee starter Matt Garza wasn’t recent, but it was robust. Picking up where they left off, the Rockies pounded Garza on Friday night and beat the Brewers 8-4. Garza, who last faced the Rockies on June 21, 2015, gave up three homers among the nine hits he allowed and eight runs (seven earned) ...

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