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1 hour agoDAN SHAUGHNESSY -- Sunday is the judgment day Curt Schilling wanted, and other thoughts -- After falling short of the Hall of Fame on the writers' ballot, Schilling said he would "defer to the veterans committee," and it will vote this weekend.
7 hours agoPATRIOTS -- Whether or not they sneak into the playoffs, Patriots clearly need big changes -- Thursday's demoralizing loss to the Bills seemed to emphasize that they are not truly contenders as currently constructed.
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19 hours agoRed Sox -- Free agent pitcher Zach Eflin chooses Rays over Red Sox -- Both teams offered Eflin three years and $40 million, but the righthander, who lives in Florida, chose Tampa Bay.
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6 hours agoWorld Cup -- Christian Pulisic cleared to play for US in World Cup match against the Netherlands -- Pulisic left Tuesday's final group match against Iran at halftime after bruising his pelvic bone while scoring in the 38th minute.
22 hours agoWORLD CUP | SOUTH KOREA 2, PORTUGAL 1 -- South Korea advances to knockout round with win against Portugal -- Hwang Hee-chan got the message delivered at halftime, entered the match as a substitute, and scored the winner for South Korea in stoppage time.
6 hours agoWORLD CUP | Switzerland 3, Serbia 2 -- Switzerland beats Serbia to a spot in Round of 16 -- Remo Freuler scored the go-ahead goal just after halftime as the Swiss secured second place in Group G, behind Brazil.
20 hours agoWORLD CUP | CAMEROON 1, BRAZIL 0 -- Cameroon wins match, but Brazil moves on as winner of Group G -- Vincent Aboubakar's goal off a header handed five-time World Cup champion Brazil its first group-stage loss in 24 years, and gave Africa its first tournament win against the Seleçao.
54 minutes agoWORLD CUP | URUGUAY 2, GHANA 0 -- Uruguay beats Ghana to end group play; both teams headed home -- Luis Suarez's final World Cup ends in Group H disappointment as Uruguay fails to advance.
4 hours agoBen Volin | Instant Analysis -- A lame loss to the Bills exposed the Patriots' flawed offseason -- Thursday night's loss was a "Dennis Green" loss for the Patriots: They are exactly who we thought they are.
1 day agoBills 24, Patriots 10 -- What was Mac Jones ranting about on the Patriots' sideline? Here's what he had to say. -- Video of an animated Jones talking to his teammates went viral on Twitter. He addressed the moment after the game.
1 day agoChad Finn | Unconventional Review -- In the ultimate compliment, the Bills put on a Patriot-like performance -- The Bills were methodical and efficient, just like the Patriots used to be.
1 day agoHoly Cross beats UNH to advance in FCS playoffs
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16 days agoD8 SUPER BOWL: HULL 27, KIPP 6 - Hull finishes off a John Gianibas-fueled run with a triumphant return to Division 8 Super Bowl - The senior back (33 rushes, 188 yards, 3 TDs) powered the Pirates (13-0) to the program's first Super Bowl title since 1996. 1 hour ago
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18 hours agoD4 Super Bowl: Duxbury 42, Grafton 7 -- Matt Festa (6 TDs) catches fire, Duxbury runs by Grafton in Division 4 Super Bowl for a 12-0 finish -- One year after the Dragons were dropped for a 1-point loss at Gillette, the senior quarterback ran for touchdowns of 4, 2, 3, and 4 yards and tossed TDs of 33 and 24 yards in a 42-7 victory.
7 hours agoD5 Super Bowl: North Reading 44, Shawsheen 28 -- Alex Carucci, Will Batten, North Reading too much for Shawsheen in Division 5 Super Bowl -- Carucci accounted for four TDs, Batten scored three, including a pair of rushing scores of 39 and 33 yards, for the Hornets (11-2) in a 44-28 victory over the previously-unbeaten Rams (12-1).
15 hours agoD5 SUPER BOWL: NORTH READING 44, SHAWSHEEN 28 -- North Reading's four-wide set opened the floodgates in D5 Bowl victory over Shawsheen -- North Reading's four-wide set proved to be the difference with senior quarterback Alex Carucci (14 carries, 143 yards, 2 TD) and junior tailback Will Batten (16 carries, 178 yards, 2 TD) leading the charge in a 44-28 win.
10 hours agoD7 SUPER BOWL: WEST BOYLSTON 29, ST. BERNARD'S 8 -- West Boylston makes history in its Division 7 Bowl win over St. Bernard's -- Junior Luke Foley hooked up with classmate Connor Muldoon on a 91-yard touchdown pass that marked the longest scoring toss in MIAA Super Bowl history.
19 hours agoTOM FARRAGHER -- A football miracle at St. Bernard's -- The story of St. Bernard's High School in Fitchburg is an underdog story worthy of Hollywood.
1 day agoD1 SUPER BOWL: ST. JOHN'S PREP VS. SPRINGFIELD CENTRAL -- Division 1 Super Bowl: The stage won't be too big or bright for Springfield Central's William Watson or St. John's Prep -- Watson, a dual-threat QB committed to Nebraska, will pose a formidable challenge for Prep in Saturday's (12:30 p.m.) D1 Super Bowl at Gillette Stadium.
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2 days agoDI Super Bowl: Springfield Central vs. St John's Prep -- Previewing and predicting the Division 1 Super Bowl: St. John's Prep vs. Springfield Central -- Led by QB William Watson, Springfield Central (10-1) will be looking for its fourth consecutive state title, and back-to-back in D1, when it faces St. John's Prep (10-2).
1 day agoSTAN GROSSFELD -- Catching up with Johnny Damon, who will return to Boston to be honored at The Tradition -- Damon reflected on his "Idiot" days with the Red Sox, his decision to sign with the Yankees, and his life after baseball.
1 day agoNia Long calls out Celtics for handling of Ime Udoka situation: 'It was devastating' -- In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Long criticized the Celtics for deciding "to make a very private situation public."
7 hours agoTara Sullivan -- The Patriots couldn't hang with the new beasts of the AFC East -- The Bills have the Patriots' number the way we are used to seeing the Patriots have the Jets' number.
1 day agoJim McBride | Between the hash marks -- A closer look at how the Bills completely overwhelmed the Patriots -- The Patriots fell to 6-6 after failing to stop Josh Allen and Stefon Diggs and being on the short side of the stats sheet.
21 hours agoBox score: Bills 24, Patriots 10
1 day agoPatriots notebook -- Because of injuries and illness, Conor McDermott starts at right tackle for Patriots against Bills -- For depth, the Patriots also elevated offensive lineman Bill Murray from the practice squad for the third time this season.
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8 months agoStan Grossfeld -- Bill Lee collapsed on the baseball diamond. It didn't slow him down. -- The iconic Red Sox pitcher's heart stopped during a game with the Savannah Bananas in August. By September, he was back on the diamond in New Hampshire. "I always thought I'd die on the field," he said, "but not in the [expletive] bullpen."
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1 month agoPATRIOTS -- Rhamondre Stevenson knows he has 'a very special story.' It's time to tell it. -- Six years ago, the running back found himself working at Wal-Mart, his dream to play football derailed. Hard work and a supportive family helped him find his way to the Patriots.
2 months agoRED SOX -- A conversation with Chaim Bloom on the state of the Red Sox ahead of a pivotal offseason -- The Red Sox chief baseball officer dived into every celebration in last year's playoff run. A year later, Bloom's ability to build a team is being questioned.
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7 months agoYOUTH SPORTS -- Despite SafeSport bans, youth hockey organizations slow to remove coaches accused of abuse -- The ongoing involvement with children of two Massachusetts coaches has struck some as another troubling example of USA Hockey and Mass Hockey falling short in rooting out offenders.
3 months agoBaseball's Winter Meetings are already cooking with talk of Aaron Judge and Xander Bogaerts
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