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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Sept. 16.


Trial opens for man charged in murder of Adrian Peterson’s son

A South Dakota jury heard opening statements in the trial of a man accused of killing the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson in 2013.


McIlroy, Spieth keep ‘to-and-fro’ going in battle for No. 1

The back-and-forth between Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth at the top of the world rankings shows no sign of slowing down with a further change possible after this week's BMW Championship.


Titans wide receiver’s trial set to begin in Virginia Beach

Tennessee Titans wide receiver Justin Hunter's trial for assault and battery arising from a July bar brawl is set to begin Tuesday in Virginia Beach.


Lance Armstrong disgrace revisited as crime movie in ‘The Program’

The rise and fall of Lance Armstrong, from cancer-beating Tour de France champion to admitted drug cheat, gets the crime story treatment.


Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, Sept. 15.


Severin Named ACC Receiver Of The Week

Severin earns honors from the ACC for his performance against ND.


When it comes to NFL cash, Cowboys are the MVP

The average NFL team is now worth $2 billion, the highest value in the 18 years team values have been tracked.


U.S. expects more criminal charges in FIFA corruption probe

U.S. authorities have expanded their investigations into corruption within global soccer and expect to file additional criminal charges, U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said on Monday.


Floyd Mayweather hangs it up

The boxing champ announced his retirement from the ring after successfully defeating Andre Berto to take his record to 49-0.


WATCH: Top fantasy performers of NFL week 1

Is your fantasy team already off to a rocky start? Check out this week's biggest impact players, and don't worry ... it's only week 1.


Mariota makes memorable NFL entrance

Rookie quarterback Marcus Mariota threw four touchdown passes in the first half, looking like a pro in his NFL debut as the Tennessee Titans had an easy opener, throttling the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Jameis Winston 42-14 at Raymond James Stadium on Sunday.


Djokovic conquers Federer at U.S. Open for tenth major title

Novak Djokovic closed out the grand slam campaign in style beating long time rival Roger Federer to claim the U.S. Open, leaving the Serb a hair away from one of the greatest seasons of all-time.


Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the sports headlines making news today, Monday, Sept. 14.

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