Dion Jordan activated as ban ends

Dion Jordan activated as ban ends

The Miami Dolphins activated defensive end and former first-round pick Dion Jordan to the active roster, the team announced Saturday.

Jordan, who completed his six-game suspension last week, is expected to make his regular season debut Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Jordan served dual suspensions for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing and substance-abuse policies. Jordan told the Miami media earlier this week that he plans to make up for lost time.

“It’s definitely a lesson learned,” Jordan said. “I’m human just like everybody else here. I made a mistake.”

Jordan is off …

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TCU scores 82 behind Trevone Boykin’s school-record 7 TD passes

TCU scores 82 behind Trevone Boykin’s school-record 7 TD passes

FORT WORTH, Texas — Trevone Boykin took issue with coach Gary Patterson saying he was among the TCU players who weren’t ready to play Texas Tech.

The junior quarterback then backed it up with his play.

Boykin threw a school-record seven touchdown passes and the 10th-ranked Horned Frogs showcased a new fast-paced offense by scoring the most points in their history in an 82-27 rout of Texas Tech on Saturday.

It was their first win in three tries against the Red Raiders since joining the Big 12 two years ago. …

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Senators hold pregame ceremony

Senators hold pregame ceremony

OTTAWA, Ontario — Players on opposing teams stood shoulder-to-shoulder in a circle at center ice as hockey made a stirring return to Ottawa on Saturday night.

Fans, many wearing red and waving Canadian flags, paid their respects to Cpl. Nathan Cirillo and Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent as part of a poignant ceremony prior to the Senators’ game against the New Jersey Devils.

Glow sticks were handed out to fans as they entered the arena, and they stood in place of candles while the home of the Senators hosted a …

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Rudy Gay, Ben McLemore cleared

Rudy Gay, Ben McLemore cleared

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay and guard Ben McLemore have been cleared to play in the team’s season opener next week.

The Kings said Saturday that a CT scan on Gay’s jaw showed no fracture. He was injured in the second quarter of Sacramento’s 93-92 win over the Los Angeles Lakers in Friday night’s preseason finale.

The team said McLemore received five stitches above his right eye following a collision with the Lakers’ Wayne Ellington in the game in Las Vegas. McLemore also passed a concussion …

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