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FILE - In this Nov. 26, 2017, file photo, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones walks off the field after an NFL football game between the Falcons and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, in Atlanta. A person familiar with the discussions says the Atlanta Falcons won't renegotiate Julio Jones' contract this season, casting doubts on whether the star receiver will be in training camp next week. The person, speaking on condition of anomity because the contract talks have not been made public, said Thursday, July 19, 2018, that the Falcons informed Jones a few weeks ago that they didn't have room under the salary cap to offer him a new deal. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)
July 19, 2018 - 2:28 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Stifled by the salary cap, the Atlanta Falcons won't be offering Julio Jones a more lucrative contract. Not this year, at least. Now the question is: Will the star receiver show up for training camp? The Falcons informed Jones several weeks ago that they would not renegotiate his...
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FILE - In this May 27, 2018, file photo, Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart (36) reacts after drawing an offensive foul by Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) during the first half in Game 7 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, in Boston. A person with knowledge of the agreement tells The Associated Press that Smart signed a four-year, $52 million contract with the Celtics. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity Thursday, July 19, 2018, because the team did not disclose the terms of the contract. Smart returned from thumb surgery late in the first round of the playoffs and provided the defensive presence that was instrumental in the Celtics taking the Cleveland Cavaliers to seven games in the Eastern Conference finals. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
July 19, 2018 - 2:26 pm
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics re-signed guard Marcus Smart on Thursday, bringing him back for four more years after he found the market for a restricted free agent defensive specialist wasn't as lucrative as he'd hoped. A person with knowledge of the agreement told The Associated Press that...
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NCAA college football wide receiver Deebo Samuel of South Carolina is interviewed during the Southeastern Conference Media Days at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Thursday, July 19, 2018. (AP Photo/John Amis)
July 19, 2018 - 1:21 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on SEC Media Days (all times local): 2 p.m. The final session of SEC Media Days turned into a bit of a fashion show. Auburn's Deshaun Davis sported stylish sunglasses and an orange bow tie. Vanderbilt's LaDarius Wiley countered with a shiny red vest that matched his bow...
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FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018 file photo, figure skater Denis Ten, of Kazakhstan, reacts as his score is posted following his performance in the men's short program figure skating, in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. Prosecutors in Kazakhstan said Thursday, July 19, 2018, that Olympic figure skating medalist Denis Ten has been killed, and they are treating the case as murder. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
July 19, 2018 - 12:13 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — Olympic figure skating medalist Denis Ten was killed Thursday, and prosecutors in Kazakhstan said they were treating the case as murder. Ten was stabbed after a dispute with people who allegedly tried to steal a mirror from his car in his home city of Almaty, Kazakh news agencies...
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Britain's Geraint Thomas, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the twelfth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 175.5 kilometers (109 miles) with start in Bourg-Saint-Maurice Les Arcs and Alpe d'Huez, France, Thursday, July 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena )
July 19, 2018 - 11:58 am
ALPE D'HUEZ, France (AP) — Geraint Thomas sprinted away from Sky teammate Chris Froome to win the legendary climb up Alpe d'Huez while wearing the yellow jersey in the Tour de France on Thursday. With questions over which rider Sky is backing for victory, it was a bold demonstration of strength by...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
July 16, 2018 - 9:21 am
Cardinals Nation is still processing the news. Tom Ackerman sat down with Matheny in the aftermath: LISTEN HERE Listen to Marc and Tom's discussion below: HAPPY BIRTHDAY TOM!
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Visitors to the National September 11 Memorial & Museum view the "Comeback Season: Sports After 9/11" exhibit.
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June 27, 2018 - 4:39 pm
A new exhibit at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum highlights the impact of sports after the 2001 attacks.
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
June 04, 2018 - 9:19 am
Our sports guru Tom Ackerman joins Mike this AM as the city comes off a near no-hitter high. Cardinals pitcher Michael Wacha had an incredible game giving up only one hit in the 9th against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday. As fans, what should we be keeping an eye on? Hear Tom and Mike discuss...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
May 14, 2018 - 10:03 am
The Marc Cox Morning Show is covering sports with the very best in the business, Tom Ackerman ! Tom is the Sports Director at KMOX -- our sister station. Today we kicked off the first official sports segment with Tom and we're looking forward to many more! Listen below: Follow Tom on Twitter @...
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