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Mussels and Cardinals suspended in fourth inning Wednesday

FORT MYERS – The Mighty Mussels and Palm Beach Cardinals were suspended due to unplayable field conditions and impending weather at Hammond Stadium with the Mussels leading 3-2 in the fourth inning. The game will be resumed at 5 p.m. today with Fort Myers batting with two outs and the bases ...

A trade for Watson? Dolphins coach says Tua is his QB

By ALAIN POUPART Associated Press MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores publicly expressed his support for quarterback Tua Tagovailoa on Wednesday, which may or may not tamp down speculation about the team's interest in Houston quarterback Deshaun Watson. Tagovailoa ...

Jaguars claim WR Johnson off waivers from Chargers, add 13 to practice squad

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville claimed receiver Tyron Johnson off waivers from the Los Angeles Chargers on Wednesday, the only move the Jaguars made despite having first dibs on every player waived in final roster cuts. Johnson spent time with Houston, Buffalo, Carolina and the ...

Jaguars have college feel amid Meyer’s methods, missteps

By MARK LONG AP Pro Football Writer JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Urban Meyer arrives at Jaguars practice long before anyone else. He has a drink in one hand and an energy shot in his back pocket as he leisurely strolls around the perimeter of Jacksonville's three fields. It's the last break ...

NFLPA investigating Urban Meyer’s comments on vaccine status

By ROB MAADDI AP Pro Football Writer The NFL Players Association has launched an investigation following Jacksonville Jaguars coach Urban Meyer's admission that vaccination status factored into the team's roster decisions. NFLPA spokesman George Atallah confirmed the union's action in an ...

Transfer time: New rule brings college football free agency

By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football Writer Ideally, Florida State coach Mike Norvell will never need to build his team this way again. The Seminoles have 14 transfers with more than 330 games of college experience on the roster after going 3-6 in Norvell's first year in Tallahassee. When ...

Florida QB Emory Jones gets his chance after waiting 3 years

By MARK LONG AP Sports Writer GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Emory Jones first landed on Dan Mullen's recruiting radar seven years ago. Jones was a high school freshman in LaGrange, Georgia, and Mullen was scouring the country for another spread quarterback at Mississippi State. Ideally, Mullen ...

The comeback: D’Eriq King’s rehab success gives Miami hope

By TIM REYNOLDS AP Sports Writer CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — It was either the first or second day of Miami training camp. D'Eriq King was running a quarterback keeper. He planted his right foot in the turf, bent his surgically rebuilt knee, made a hard cut and took off. Nothing bad ...

Marlins prospect Jake Eder to undergo elbow surgery

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Marlins pitching prospect Jake Eder is scheduled to undergo reconstructive elbow surgery and might be sidelined until 2023. Eder was a fourth-round pick in 2020 out of Vanderbilt and is ranked as one of baseball's top 100 prospects. A 22-year-old left-hander, Eder went ...

Miami: Avantae Williams reinstated, to sit at least 6 games

By TIM REYNOLDS AP Sports Writer CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Miami safety Avantae Williams is back on the roster following the dropping of battery charges, though the Hurricanes say the second-year freshman will not make his on-field debut until the second half of the season at the ...