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Follow live: Cowboys and Bengals locked in close game

The Cowboys jumped out to an early lead against a Bengals defense that is working to jell during the preseason.

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Preseason Action

Week 2

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Fantasy Football

Matthew Berry's Love/Hate for the 2018 season

It's the must-read column -- and final edition -- of the fantasy football preseason, highlighting Matthew Berry's most undervalued and overvalued players in drafts.

Berry sees a ton of fantasy value in Edelman


Ronaldo's Juve debut a spectacle from start to finish

Cristiano Ronaldo didn't score in his Serie A debut, but his presence alone led to a spectacle of stature previously unseen in Italian football.

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Ronaldo denied a scoring debut for Juventus


Highlights: Ronaldo's debut a dramatic win

Juventus trailed early in the second half of Cristiano Ronaldo's Serie A debut, but the Bianconeri fought back to earn a late win at Chievo Verona.


Bernardeschi scores a dramatic late winner for Juventus


Is there a siege mentality to shut down Ronaldo & Juventus?

The FC guys delve into the theory Serie A clubs are out to prove they can do what other leagues could not; slow down Cristiano Ronaldo.


Horncastle: Juventus have a superiority complex

FC's James Horncastle discusses whether or not Cristiano Ronaldo's first game at Juventus lived up to all the hype.


Burley: The goals will come for Ronaldo at Juventus

FC's Craig Burley compliments Juventus' depth and Cristiano Ronaldo's link-up play despite not scoring in his Serie A debut.


Juventus levels on own goal

Leonardo Bonucci thought he got credit for the game-tying goal vs. Chievo in the 75th minute but it was deemed an own goal.


Giaccherini's penalty kick puts Chievo in front

Italian Serie A: Emanuele Giaccherini (56') Chievo 2-1 Juventus


Stepinski heads Chievo level with Juventus

Italian Serie A: Mariusz Stepinski (38') Chievo 1-1 Juventus



Preseason Week 2 takeaways: Kirk Cousins struggles; Yannick Ngakoue dominates

Week 2 of the preseason is underway. Here are the biggest things we learned about every team.

Bortles has rough outing against Vikings defense

Blake Bortles threw an interception and got crunched on a sack in a short appearance against Minnesota.


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Saturday's Best

Nun dazzles with first-pitch curveball

Sister Mary Jo throws out the first pitch at the White Sox game, spinning a 12-to-6 curveball.


Stanton goes yard for second straight game

Giancarlo Stanton blasts a solo homer to put the Yankees up 7-0 over the Blue Jays.


Little League World Series

Watch: Peachtree City, GA vs. Coeur D'Alene, ID (Little League World Series)


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The Saban Effect

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  • Nick Saban is more than a scowl

    We canvassed every level of football to find the 14 Nick Saban stories that reveal the legendary coach's humor, grace and obsessive devotion to domination.