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People walk down a main street in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. Police in Barcelona say a white van has mounted a sidewalk, struck several people in the city's Las Ramblas district. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

U.S. college teams in Barcelona during van attack, players OK

- Associated Press

Men’s basketball teams from several U.S. universities, including Oregon State, Clemson and Arizona, were in Barcelona, Spain, when a van drove into pedestrians Thursday in a historic district popular with tourists but school officials said the players and staff were safe.

Washington Nationals relief pitcher Ryan Madson (44) throws during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, in Washington. The Nationals won 3-2. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Ryan Madson placed on disabled list

A sprained right finger forced the 36-year-old Madson to the disabled list. Shawn Kelley was called up to take his place.

Miami Dolphins quarterback Jay Cutler (6), looks to pass the ball, during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Baltimore Ravens, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Jay Cutler debuts, but Ravens roll past Dolphins

- Associated Press

Ryan Mallett threw for 113 yards and a touchdown, Josh Woodrum ran for two more scores and the Baltimore Ravens beat the Dolphins 31-7 on Thursday night in the second preseason game for both teams.

Philadelphia Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins raises his fist during the national anthem before the team's NFL preseason football game against the Buffalo Bills, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Chris Long supports Malcolm Jenkins during anthem protest

- Associated Press

Chris Long, the Philadelphia defensive end who grew up in Charlottesville, Virginia, put his arm around teammate Malcolm Jenkins as a show of unity during the national anthem before the Eagles’ exhibition game Thursday night against Buffalo.

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Manchester United's Romelu Lukaku, centre, celebrates scoring his side's second goal with team-mate Daley Blind during the English Premier League soccer match between Swansea and Manchester United, at the Liberty Stadium, in Swansea, Wales, Saturday Aug. 19, 2017. (Nick Potts/ PA via AP)

Man United thrashes Swansea in 2nd straight 4-0 win

Associated Press

Manchester United swept to its second straight 4-0 win to start the Premier League season by thrashing Swansea on Saturday, with Romelu Lukaku, Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial all scoring again for Jose Mourinho's side.

Undated handout photo provided Friday, Aug. 18, 2017 by the City of Tongeren In Belgium of Elke Vanbockrijck who was a victim in Thursday's deadly van attack in Barcelona, Spain. (TCity of Tongeren via AP)

Boy missing as many countries mourn Barcelona attack victims

Associated Press

An Italian father who saved his children's lives but lost his own. An American celebrating his first wedding anniversary. A Portuguese woman celebrating her birthday with her granddaughter. These were but a few of the more than 100 people from around the world killed or injured in Barcelona's attacks.

Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson runs with the ball during NFL football training camp Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

FANTASY PLAYS: Elliott's suspension makes RB spot tougher

- Associated Press

The running back position was already one of the most volatile in fantasy football to strategize for. Ezekiel Elliott's six game suspension makes it even tougher as fantasy players prepare for upcoming drafts.

FILE - In this Nov. 19, 2016, file photo, Washington State head coach Mike Leach, left, confers with quarterback Luke Falk during an injury time out against Colorado in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Boulder, Colo. As college football season approaches teams all over the country are choosing captains, those hard-working, high-character players who set an example for their teammates to follow through both actions and words. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

Oy, oy captain! Picking captains can give coaches headaches

- Associated Press

As college football season approaches teams all over the country are choosing captains, those hard-working, high-character players who set an example for their teammates to follow through both actions and words.

FOR RELEASE SATURDAY, AUGUST 19, 2017, AT 3:01 A.M. EDT.-Shannon Valenti prepares to throw the football back to Robert Moore, 9, during training Thursday, July 27, 2017, at West York. Valenti is a YAIAA (York-Adams Interscholastic Athletic Association) quarterback who played at Central York, transferred to Northeastern in 2015 and returned to Central York to graduate in 2017. (Chris Dunn/York Daily Record via AP)

When high school athletes changing schools

- Associated Press

Three years ago, Shannon Valenti faced a decision that would dramatically shape his future in high school athletics.