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The Week In Sports: Jeter Takes A Bow And The Ryder Cup Tees Off

This nearly NFL-free segment also covers the anti-Jeter jeering and yet another FIFA scandal.
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Baseball Roundup: Jeter's Farewell, Playoffs, Long Games

Derek Jeter ended his storybook baseball career with a walk-off base hit and one last ovation from his adoring fans. Sportswriter Stefan Fatsis talks with Rachel Martin.
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'Boy On Ice' Explores The Emotional And Physical Toll Of Dropping The Gloves

In 2011, 28-year-old Derek Boogaard — one of the NHL's most fearsome fighters — was found dead of an accidental overdose of painkillers and alcohol. He also showed signs of serious brain injury.
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Roger Goodell's Future In The NFL Remains Unclear

A week after NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced he made mistakes, many questions remain about his future role in the league.
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Bob Sheppard Led Jeter To The Plate One Last Time

When Derek Jeter took his final at bat last night in New York, he was following the voice of long-time Yankees announcer, Bob Sheppard, even though Sheppard died four years ago at the age of 99.
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For Women In Sports TV, A Seat At The Table

The number of women who report on the NFL is relatively small, especially on TV— but their voices have gotten louder since the Ray Rice story broke.
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Derek Jeter Leaves Yankee Stadium A Winner

Derek Jeter has gone out in storybook fashion in his final game at Yankee Stadium. His single in the ninth inning propelled the Yankees over Baltimore 6-5 Thursday night.
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Golf Fans Rise Early To Watch Ryder Cup Action

The Ryder Cup golf tournament began Friday morning in Scotland with the United States taking on Europe. Some fans in the U.S. woke up early to watch the action live which began at 2:35 a.m. ET.
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Photos: Jeter Leaves Yankee Stadium With One Last Game-Winning Hit

Derek Jeter's single in the ninth inning propelled the Yankees over Baltimore 6-5 on Thursday night in his last game at Yankee Stadium. The retiring shortstop has played 20 seasons with the team.
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ESPN Suspends Bill Simmons For Roger Goodell Comments

Simmons criticized NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's handling of the Ray Rice domestic violence case and pointedly called him a "liar." Melissa Block talks with David Folkenflik.

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