New knotholes Good MLB views if fans know where to look

Tucked under the center field seats at Fenway Park, down some stairs from Lansdowne Street in an area previously used as the visiting team’s batting cage, is a sports bar that is preparing to reopen from the coronavirus shutdown. Largely windowless and decorated with sepia photographs hung on dark wooden walls, the main source of light is the sunshine streaming in through a thick metal screen that reveals the true treasure of the location: a view of the Boston Red Sox field, from Green Monster to Pesky Pole, that could make the Bleacher Bar one of the few spots to watch a major league game in person this season. Major League Baseball suspended spring training on March 12, and the season that was scheduled to open on March 26 never did.

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K-State players announce boycott after students Floyd tweet

Kansas State football players say they will boycott all team activities until administrators create a policy that would allow a student to be expelled for “openly racist, threatening or disrespectful actions.” The move that most players announced Saturday on social media follows a tweet by a student about the death of George Floyd that prompted outrage on campus. “We are demanding that Kansas State University put a policy in place that allows a student to be dismissed for displaying openly racist, threatening or disrespectful actions toward a student or groups of students," the players said in the letter they posted.

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Longtime NFL coach Joe Bugel dies at 80

Joe Bugel, who for many years was widely regarded as the best offensive line coach in the NFL, has died at the age of 80. When Joe Gibbs became Washington's head coach in 1981, he brought Bugel with him as offensive line coach, and also gave Bugel the titles of offensive coordinator and assistant head [more]

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Aaron Jones on AJ Dillon’s arrival I’m just gonna raise my game

There's been plenty of attention paid to how the Packers will manage things with quarterbacks Aaron Rodgers and Jordan Love after the Packers traded up to take Love in the first round. There's been a little less attention paid to how another offensive starter named Aaron will respond to the team drafting a player at [more]

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