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Jon Lester of Boston Red Sox would re-sign with team as free agent even if traded — ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester said Friday night that he would not be surprised if the Sox elect to trade him before Thursday's deadline, but said he would still be open to re-signing with the club as a free agent.
Jul 26, 2014

RT @Buster_ESPN: Jon Lester stopped negotiating with BOS weeks ago, but he continues to take high road in everything he says publicly.…

Jul 26, 2014

Jon Lester stopped negotiating with BOS weeks ago, but he continues to take high road in everything he says publicly.…

Baseball Tonight — Buster Olney talks to Alex Speier, Karl Ravech and Justin Havens about whether the Red Sox will move Jon Lester before the trade deadline, pace of play and much more.

Bengals wake-up call: Three areas to watch — CINCINNATI -- As the Cincinnati Bengals get going with Day 3 of training camp Saturday, here are three items we're going to be keeping an eye out for: What else is coming? As we mentioned in Friday night's post-practice report, the Bengals have unveiled some rather interesting offensive wrinkles through their first two days of training camp.
Jul 26, 2014

Before the #Bengals get going later on today, here are three things I'll be keeping an eye on when camp resumes…

Mike Tomlin: Football is 'not a track meet' — LATROBE, Pa. - Find me a football coach who doesn't covet speed and I'll walk from St. Vincent College to Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. And that is with rookie defensive tackle Daniel McCullers, who is listed at 6-7 and 352 pounds, sitting on my shoulders.

Colts Camp Report: Day 2 — ANDERSON, Ind. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Indianapolis Colts training camp: Colts owner Jim Irsay made his first appearance at training camp practice Friday afternoon. How much longer Irsay will remain around the team is one of the NFL's biggest questions out there.

American Ninja Warrior Breaks Course — ESPN Video: Joe Moravsky broke the "Rumbling Dice" and still managed to finish with the fastest time of the evening.
Jul 26, 2014

RT @SportsCenter: An American Ninja Warrior contestant broke the course, and then STILL finished with the best time of the night.

Kansas City Chiefs — ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- This is the first training camp edition of the Kansas City Chiefs mailbag. To ask a question for a future edition, send to me via Twitter (@adamteicher) and tag it #ChiefsMail.@adamteicher : The two rookies who have the best chance to make an impact are outside linebacker Dee Ford and running back/kick returner De'Anthony Thomas.