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Baseball Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the first African-American to manage in the major leagues and the only player to win the MVP award in both the National and American leagues died Thursday. He was 83. Robinson had been under the care of hospice at his home in Bel Air, Calif., according to Major League Baseball.

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Patriots win lowest scoring Super Bowl ever

by J.C. Derrick
Posted 2/04/19, 10:32 am

The New England Patriots won Super Bowl LIII Sunday night in Atlanta, defeating the Los Angeles Rams 13-3. The two teams were among the NFL’s highest-scoring offenses during the regular season, but their title game matchup resulted in the lowest scoring Super Bowl ever.

Patriots receiver Julian Edelman took home MVP honors after catching 10 passes for 141 yards. “We didn’t get to do too much—it was a hard-fought game,” he said afterward. “But we got away with the win. That’s all that matters.”

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Winning (and losing) by faith

Sports | From Matthew Slater to Cody Parkey, NFL players testify to Christian conviction amid career successes and setbacks
by Laura G. Singleton
Posted 2/01/19, 11:37 am

There will be no surprise when Matthew Slater, special teams captain for the New England Patriots, calls “Heads” in the pregame coin flip for Super Bowl LIII on Sunday. 

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