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Jerry Sandusky’s son talks of his bedtime ‘ritual’

A son of convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky says the former Penn State coach had a bedtime "ritual" at the family's central Pennsylvania home.

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Andrew Brown Attends 2014 ESPYS

Virginia Football incoming freshman Andrew Brown soaked in some of the festivities on the red carpet last night at the 2014 ESPYS.

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NFL teams sign, release players

The Bills and the Cowboys have both released players, while a member of the New England Patriots announces his retirement.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Thursday, July 17.

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Watch the birdies? No, watch the Tiger, Watson says

After missing the U.S. Masters and the U.S. Open, Tiger Woods returns to major championship action at this week's British Open.

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UVA Football Player To Attend ESPY Awards

UVA's Andrew Brown hits the red carpet tonight.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Wednesday, July 16.

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Cowboys release Orton, Saints sign Graham

The Saints and Cowboys make player moves, and a former punter threatens to sue the Vikings.

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PHOTOS: 2014 All-Star Game

While Yankees captain Derek Jeter received the cheers, American League outfielder Mike Trout got the hardware and was named MVP.

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Jeter helps American League to All-Star win

Derek Jeter completed a storybook ending to his All-Star career by helping the American League to a 5-3 victory.

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Alice Coachman, first black woman to win Olympic gold, dead

The sports legend was the first African-American to earn an endorsement deal in 1952, when she signed on to promote Coca-Cola.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Tuesday, July 15.

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It’s Jeter’s last, Puig’s first All-Star Game

Derek Jeter will be making his 14th and final All-Star appearance, while dynamic Yasiel Puig makes his Midsummer Classic debut.

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PHOTOS: 2014 Home Run Derby

Yoenis Cespedes became just the second player to successfully defend the MLB Home Run Derby title.

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Cespedes defends Home Run Derby title in Minnesota rain

Oakland Athletics slugger Yoenis Cespede is only the second player to successfully defend baseball's Home Run Derby title.

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Akron plans party for LeBron’s homecoming

Northeast Ohio is planning to welcome the King home in style.

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On break from murder trial, Pistorius in night club altercation

South African Olympic track star Oscar Pistorius was involved in an argument at a night club just days after his lawyers wrapped up their defense in his murder trial.

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Virginia Football Prepares For ACC Media Days

Virginia will send two senior standouts to ACC Football Kickoff.

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Former UVA Standout Has Chance To Play With The Best

Joe Harris is looking to solidify a spot on the Cleveland roster to play alongside the NBA's best player.

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Ravens cornerback Smith arrested in Baltimore nightclub

The Baltimore Ravens was arrested over the weekend giving the team the highest arrest record in the NFL since last season.

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