SPORTS HEADLINES 09/08/2012

Murray reaches 2nd US Open final

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Gale-force winds, approaching tornadoes, a battling opponent, Sir Sean Connery barging into his news conference and, amid all that, a fifth Grand Slam final looming for Andy Murray – the man who has yet to win one. In …FOXSports.com · 1 hour ago

Play suspended for day at U.S. Open, men’s final pushed to Monday

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Open-Murray a step away from grand slam breakthrough

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Djokovic-Ferrer suspended due to weather; U.S. Open men’s final moved to Monday again

NEW YORK — With a potentially dangerous storm bearing down on the U.S. Open, play was suspended in the first set of defending champion Novak Djokovic’s semifinal Saturday, making this the fifth consecutive year the tournament will fail to finish on time …CBS Sports · 2 hours ago

US Open Glance

Philadelphia Daily News

US Open men’s final moved to Monday for fifth straight year

Daily Hampshire Gazette

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Panel vacates bounty bans for 4 players

Jonathan Vilma, Scott Fujita and Will Smith are back in the NFL. For now. The suspensions of those players, plus unsigned free agent Anthony Hargrove, for their roles in New Orleans’ pay-for-pain bounty scandal were …USA Today · 2 hours ago

Column: Spare the players in NFL bounty scheme

San Jose Mercury News

NFL Roundup: Saints activate Smith, Chargers’ Mathews to miss Monday game

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Changes abound for offensive line vs. Giants

After three offensive snaps against the New York Giants, Cowboys center Phil Costa had to leave after re-injuring his back. So when Ryan Cook entered the game it meant the Cowboys had five offensive linemen playing …ESPN · 6 hours ago

Ranking Tony Romo’s best performances

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Jerry Jones says son-in-law offered to clean glasses during game

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Ravens, family of Art Modell paying tribute at Baltimore stadium to team’s late owner

BALTIMORE – The family of Art Modell and the Baltimore Ravens are planning a tribute to the team’s late owner. The silent tribute is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at M&T Bank Stadium. Modell’s casket will be …Minneapolis Star Tribune · 11 hours ago

Cleveland Browns will not acknowledge late owner Art Modell at opener after request by family

Washington Post

Art Modell honored with tribute in Baltimore

Sporting News

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Orioles notes: Steve Pearce’s eventful year continues with Yankees

Steve Pearce has a wish for his old Orioles teammates. "Hopefully, they can win the [American League] wild card," said Pearce, whom the Orioles waived in July and is now with the New York Yankees. "I really tried not to …Baltimore Sun · 2 hours ago

Yankees regain sole possession of 1st place in AL East with 8-5 win over Orioles

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Yankees Beat Orioles 8-5 to Take Sole Possession of Al East Lead

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