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A practice session on Aug. 11, 2018.<br>Navy Football/Facebook

Two more assistants depart Navy football staff

With the start of spring practice less than a month away, it stood to reason the shakeup of the Navy football coaching staff was complete. However, the offseason turnover has continued due to a pair of unexpected departures.

Merrill scores 20 to lift Utah St. past Air Force 76-62

Lavelle Scottie had 25 points for the Falcons (10-15, 5-8). Ryan Swan added 13 points and nine rebounds.

Carter Jr. scores 26 to lead Navy over Army 79-68

The Midshipmen leveled the season series against the Black Knights with the win. Army defeated Navy 72-61 on Jan. 19.

NASCAR enters new era with transition from Brian France to new CEO Jim France

Brian France took an indefinite leave from his role as NASCAR chairman and CEO after his arrest in August for driving while intoxicated in New York and his uncle, Jim France, was given the interim tag. That designation, however, has become more permanent.

He stopped selling Nike products because of Colin Kaepernick. Now his store is closing.

Stephen Martin, who owns a sports merchandise store called Prime Time Sports, couldn't wrap his head around NFL players kneeling during the national anthem. He canceled an autograph with one pro player. Around the same time, he asked people to send photographs of servicemembers and veterans. His store is now closing.

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After the abuse Jackie Robinson endured, Frank Robinson refused to take it

A few seasons after Jackie Robinson retired, Frank Robinson did something Jackie only dreamed of, something he swore never to do, something that ate at him for as long as he was on the diamond. Frank Robinson fought back.


The Patriots' secret is focusing on the details. Every. Last. Detail.

Every NFL club is a complex organism with assets in different departments, but the New England Patriots more than any team in history are able to resolve all facets into performance on the field in crucial moments.

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