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John Carlos, left, and Tommie Smith pose for a portrait at Georgetown University in Washington on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016. Smith and Carlos voiced their support for Colin Kaepernick and other athletes staging national anthem protests, 48 years after they raised their gloved fists on the medals stand in a symbolic protest at the Olympics.
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Canada's Brad Marchand skates with the puck as United States' Ryan Suter tries to push him off it during the second period of an exhibition World Cup of Hockey game in Ottawa, Ontario, on The World Cup of Hockey is going to help some of the league's top stars start the season at a high level, coming off a best-on-best tournament. (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP, File)
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Europe’s Rory McIlroy reacts after making his putt to win his match 3 & 2 during a four-balls match at the Ryder Cup golf tournament Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn.
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Europe’s Danny Willett reacts to a birdie putt on the ninth hole during a four-balls match at the Ryder Cup golf tournament Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn.
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Europe’s Rory McIlroy bows after making his putt to win his match 3 & 2 during a four-balls match at the Ryder Cup golf tournament Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn.
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Europe’s Justin Rose reacts after making a birdie on the 14th hole to win the match during a four-balls match at the Ryder Cup golf tournament Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn.
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United States' Phil Mickelson tips his hat after making a putt on the first hole during a foresomes match at the Ryder Cup golf tournament Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn.
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Crystal Palace's Christian Benteke, left, celebrates with team-mate James McArthur after scoring his side's first goal against Everton during their English Premier League soccer match at Goodison Park, Liverpool, England, Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. (Martin Rickett/PA via AP) Palace's Damien Delaney, left, and James McArthur
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Leipzig's Emil Forsberg, left, challenges for the ball besides Augsburg's Paul Verhaegh, right, during the German first division Bundesliga soccer match between RB Leipzig and FC Augsburg in Leipzig, Germany, Friday, Sept. 30, 2016.
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United States' Patrick Reed fist pumps teammate Jordan Spieth on the first hole during a foresomes match at the Ryder Cup golf tournament Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn.
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United States' Bode Miller crashing during the men's super-G competition at the alpine skiing world championships, in Beaver Creek, Colo. Miller did not finish the race. Miller turns 39 on Oct. 12, yet, after two full seasons away from the World Cup, the gifted American seems poised for a comeback — if he can resolve legal issues with his former ski supplier.
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Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley smiles as he answers questions at a media conference following an NFL practice session at the Allianz Park rugby stadium in London, Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. The Jacksonville Jaguars are due to play the Indianapolis Colts at Wembley stadium in London on Sunday in a regular season NFL game.
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic holds the trophy after winning the final of the French Open tennis tournament against Britain's Andy Murray, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France. Novak Djokovic on Friday, Sept. 30 says Grand Slam trophies and the No. 1 ranking are no longer his priority. The top-ranked Serb, who has won 12 major titles, says he felt emotionally drained after winning the French Open in June for his first Grand Slam title at Roland Garros and his fourth in a row.
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Dortmund's Andre Schuerrle celebrates scoring his side's 2nd goal during the Champions League group F soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid in Dortmund, Germany, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016.
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Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano speaks in a press conference after taking part in an NFL training session at the Grove Hotel in Chandler's Cross, England, Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. The Indianapolis Colts are due to play the Jacksonville Jaguars at Wembley stadium in London on Sunday in a regular season NFL game.
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Ireland's Steven Donnelly, fights Algeria's Zohir Kedache during a men's welterweight 69-kg boxing match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has sanctioned three boxers Wednesday Sept. 28, 2016, including Donnelly, issuing "severe reprimands" for violating the rules that prohibit betting on fights at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. None of the boxers won medals and the IOC says "there was no intent to manipulate any event."
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Fans wait for the start of the foresomes matches at the Ryder Cup golf tournament Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn.
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Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia celebrates after winning her semi-final match against Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia at the WTA Wuhan Open in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province, Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. (Chinatopix via AP)
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Moenchengladbach's Mahmoud Dahoud, left, and Barcelona's Andres Iniesta challenge for the ball during the Champions League group C soccer match between Borussia Moenchengladbach and FC Barcelona in Moenchengladbach, Germany, Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016.