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Top-200 PPR rankings for the fantasy season

1. Le’Veon Bell, RB, PIT RB1 9 1 2 2 2 1 1.6 2. David Johnson, RB, ARI RB2 8 2 1 3 1 2 1.8 3. Antonio Brown, WR, PIT WR1 9 3 3 1 3 3 2.6 4. Odell Beckham Jr., WR, NYG WR2 8 4 5 5 4 5 4.6 5. Julio Jones, WR, ATL WR3 5 7 4 4 6 6 5.4 6. Mike Evans, WR, TB WR4 11 6 8 11 5 7 7.4 7. LeSean McCoy, RB, BUF RB3 6 5 11 8 9 ...

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Sources: Tannehill to have surgery, miss season

9:05 PM ET ESPN.com news services Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill will have reconstructive surgery on a partially torn ACL and miss the entire season, sources tell ESPN’s Dan Graziano, confirming a Miami Herald report. While Tannehill could have decided to rest the knee for six to eight weeks and try to come back from the injury again, surgery was the most viable and likely option. Tannehill initially injured the knee in December against the Arizona Cardinals, partially tearing the ACL. It was reinjured Aug. 3, on a noncontact play, ...

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Justin Turner is having an MVP-caliber season

1:50 AM ET The Justin Turner story has been well-documented: waived by the Baltimore Orioles, utility infielder with the New York Mets, non-tendered, signed by the Los Angeles Dodgers as a free agent, re-worked his swing to create a higher launch angle and develop more power, grew an enormous red beard, re-signed with the Dodgers as a free agent with a four-year, $ 64 million contract. No doubt, it’s an inspiring story for backup infielders everywhere who think they just need a chance to play. It’s also a reminder that ...

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Friendship, death and a selfless girl who saved a football season

People have traveled from all over the world to write stories about Harrold, Texas, and aesthetically, it’s hard to figure out why. It looks the same as most other stops in North Central Texas, with goats and wind turbines and a 7-Eleven a mile and a half down the road. Sometimes, a wild pig or a tornado will break up the monotony. Harrold’s school superintendent, David Thweatt, was making his 45-second commute one day when he heard a noise and looked down to see a rattlesnake slithering around the wheel ...

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49ers' Smith has torn pectoral; season in doubt

12:23 AM ET SANTA CLARA, Calif. — San Francisco 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan’s fears about linebacker Malcolm Smith’s pectoral injury were confirmed Saturday, when an MRI revealed a tear that could end Smith’s season before it gets started. Smith suffered the injury during the team’s practice Saturday at Levi’s Stadium. Moments after that workout, Shanahan suggested that Smith would miss an extended period of time but had expressed hope that Smith might be able to play this season. Those hopes were dashed after an MRI showed that Smith suffered a ...

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Game Of Thrones Season 7 Episode 4 Is The Shortest Ever

This Sunday’s episode of Game of Thrones will be the series’ shortest ever. According to Entertainment Weekly, the episode, “The Spoils Of War,” clocks in at 50 minutes. It’s the shortest episode ever across all seasons, but only by one minute. The previous three episodes in Season 3 came in at around an hour or just over. While this Sunday’s episode might be the shortest ever, the fifth episode, which airs on August 13, will move back to around the normal length, coming in at 59 minutes. The Season 7 ...

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