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FILE - In this June 19, 2016, file photo, Dustin Johnson holds the trophy as Jack Nicklaus looks on after winning the U.S. Open golf championship at Oakmont Country Club, in Oakmont, Pa. Johnson made it a clean sweep of the tour's biggest honors that are named after its most prominent players. He won the Jack Nicklaus Award as player of the year, the Arnold Palmer Award for leading the money list and the Byron Nelson Award for having the lowest adjusted scoring average. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2016, file photo, Tennessee running back Alvin Kamara (6) scores a touchdown against Virginia Tech in an NCAA college football game at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tenn. Kamara will face his former team Saturday when the ninth-ranked Volunteers host No. 1 Alabama. (AP Photo/Wade Payne, File)

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Maryland NCAA college football head coach DJ Durkin, rear, looks on as quarterback Perry Hills (11) is tended to after being injured during a game against Penn State in State College, Pa., Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016. Maryland's smooth ride under coach DJ Durkin has been interrupted by a lopsided defeat and an injured quarterback. (AP Photo/Chris Knight)

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FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2016, file photo, Edmonton Oilers' Connor McDavid (97) and Adam Clendening (27) celebrate McDavid's goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Edmonton, Alberta. McDavid is elite at 19 years old, and going into his second pro season with the Edmonton Oilers is already knocking on the door of being the best hockey player in the world. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP, File)

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Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby talks with reporters at his locker after skating at the Penguins' practice facility in Cranberry Township, Pa., Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. Crosby was diagnosed with a concussion by team doctors Monday. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

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FILE - In this April 4, 2016, file photo, Villanova head coach Jay Wright celebrates after the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game against North Carolina, in Houston. Defending national champion Villanova is the runaway preseason No. 1 in the Big East Conference. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

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FILE- In this Friday, Aug. 10, 2012 file photo, Russia's Tatyana Lysenko competes in the women's hammer throw final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London. Lysenko has been stripped of her gold medal from the 2012 London Olympics after testing positive in reanalysis of her stored doping samples, it was reported on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

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FILE- In this London, Friday, Aug. 10, 2012 file photo, Russia's Tatyana Lysenko celebrates winning gold in the women's hammer throw final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Lysenko has been stripped of her gold medal from the 2012 London Olympics after testing positive in reanalysis of her stored doping samples. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

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FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2012 file photo Russia's Tatyana Lysenko poses with her gold medal for the women's hammer throw during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Lysenko has been stripped of her gold medal from the 2012 London Olympics after testing positive in reanalysis of her stored doping samples. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, file)

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FILE - In this file photo dated Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012, Russia's Tatyana Lysenko is flanked by Poland's Anita Wlodarczyk, left, and Germany's Betty Heidler on the podium for the women's hammer throw event in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, in London. The IOC says Tuesday Oct. 11, 2016, Lysenko tested positive for the steroid turinabol in reanalysis of her stored samples, has been retroactively disqualified from the London Olympic games, and stripped of her gold medal. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, FILE)

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FILE - In this Aug. 23, 2016, file photo, New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia throws against the Seattle Mariners during a baseball game, in Seattle. Sabathia has had surgery on his troublesome right knee.New York head team physician Dr. Christopher Ahmad performed the arthroscopic procedure Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016, at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. The team described it as “a routine cleanup” and said Sabathia is expected to be ready for spring training.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

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FILE - From left are file photos showing Washington quarterback Jake Browning, in 2015; Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson, in 2016; Houston quarterback Greg Ward Jr., in 2015 and Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson, in 2015. The challenge for Lamar Jackson as he chases the Heisman Trophy is to maintain front-runner status while playing games that will not be drawing a lot of attention. Browning, Ward and Watson are also on the Heisman watch list. (AP Photo/File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2015, file photo, Philadelphia Eagles' Lane Johnson is shown on the sideline during an NFL game against Arizona in Philadelphia. Eagles right tackle Lane Johnson has been suspended for 10 games by the NFL for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances.Johnson will be eligible to return on Dec. 19. It’s his second suspension. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz watches from the sidelines against the Detroit Lions during an NFL football game in Detroit, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016. Detroit beat Philadelphia 24-23. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

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Iraq's Ahmed Yaseen Gheni, center, controls the ball as an unidentified Thailand player, right, follows him while Iraq's Waleed Salim Al-Lami, left, looks on during their World Cup qualifying soccer match at Dastgerdi Stadium in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

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FILE - In this May 17, 2016, file photo, Atlanta Braves interim manager Brian Snitker talks with reporters in the dugout before the team's baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh. The Braves have named Snitker as manager, Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016, rewarding him for reversing the team’s direction in his role as interim manager this season. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

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Japan manager Vahid Halilhodzic gestures during his team's World Cup qualifying match against Australia in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)

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A model shows 'The Sky Blue Diamond' ring at the auction house Sotheby's in London, Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. The mesmerizing and rare vivid blue diamond weighs 8.01 carats, mounted by Cartier, will be on auction on Nov. 16, 2017 with an estimate of 15-25 million dollars (12-20 million pounds, 13.5-22.5 million euro). (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

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CORRECTS CUBS CATCHER TO WILLSON CONTRERAS INSTEAD OF MIGUEL MONTERO - San Francisco Giants' Conor Gillaspie, right, hits a two-run triple in front of Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras during the eighth inning of Game 3 of baseball's National League Division Series in San Francisco, Monday, Oct. 10, 2016. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant, left, celebrates with third base coach Gary Jones (1) after hitting a two-run home run against the San Francisco Giants during the ninth inning of Game 3 of baseball's National League Division Series in San Francisco, Monday, Oct. 10, 2016. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)