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NFL Starts Regular Season Without Its Regular Refs

The NFL starts its regular season tonight with replacement referees. A labor dispute has sidelined the regular refs. Some players and fans say the game is suffering.
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Simultaneous Success Of Nats, O's A Historic Happening

The Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals are two teams that have found winning elusive, so the simultaneous success of both teams has some turning to the history books for precedent.

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Racer Alex Zanardi Wins Gold Medal At London Paralympics

Alex Zanardi, who was a star racecar driver when he lost his legs in a 2001 crash, has won a gold medal in the London Paralympics. The Italian, 45, beat Germany's Nobert Mosandl by more than 27 seconds to win the men's handcycle time trial.
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Ready For Some Football? NFL Season To Begin

The NFL's regular season gets underway with the New York Giants battling the Dallas Cowboys Wednesday night. David Greene talks to former NFL quarterback Joe Theisman for a preview of the season.
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Southern Pride And The Southeastern Conference

If your football team is a member of the SEC, you don't just root for your own team — you root for the whole division. Commentator Frank Deford takes a look at Southern pride.

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