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Pick 6: Top players toiling for teams likely to struggle

By RALPH D. RUSSO When The Associated Press preseason All-America team was released Tuesday, eight schools placed multiple players on the all-star squads: Ohio State, Alabama, Florida State, Clemson, Washington, Penn State, USC and Virginia. Wait, Virginia? Yes, Virginia. The Cavaliers are coming of a 3-9 season, and odds of a major turnaround [READ MORE…

Manfred says MLB plans to policy on fan behavior for 2018

By The Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — Commissioner Rob Manfred says Major League Baseball plans to issue a policy on fan behavior for all ballparks next season. Manfred spoke Tuesday while visiting Comerica Park before Detroit hosted the Yankees. Manfred said he didn’t want to talk about the details of what will be [READ MORE…

Steelers holdout Bell hints at Sept. 1 return in Tweet

By The Associated Press PITTSBURGH (AP) — Steelers star Le’Veon Bell has suggested on Twitter that he will return to the team on Sept. 1, the day after Pittsburgh’s final preseason game. Bell hasn’t signed his franchise tender and has been holding out through training camp. Responding to a fan Tuesday night asking [READ MORE…