Past success means more pressure for Spieth

FILE - In this July 1, 2016, file photo, Jordan Spieth tees off on the third hole during the second round of the Bridgestone Invitational golf tournament at Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio. Heading into the PGA Championship the last week of July, Spieth is having a very good year, and he needs to be reminded of that every now and then. He already has won two times, including in his home state of Texas. He was one bad swing away from winning the Masters again. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

Instead of making more history, the two-time major winner enters the PGA trying to ignore it

NFL clears Peyton Manning of HGH allegations

FILE - In this March 7, 2016, file photo, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning speaks during his retirement announcement at the teams headquarters in Englewood, Colo. The NFL says it found no credible evidence that Peyton Manning was provided with HGH or other prohibited substances as alleged in a documentary by Al-Jazeera America last fall.
(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

The NFL says it found no credible evidence that Peyton Manning was provided with human growth hormone or other prohibited substances as alleged in a documentary by Al-Jazeera America last year.

Jordan looks to build trust between blacks, cops

In this Aug. 21, 2015, file photo, former NBA star and current owner of the Charlotte Hornets, Michael Jordan, smiles at reporters in Chicago. Jordan announced Monday, July 25, 2016, he’s giving $1 million to the Institute for Community-Police Relations and $1 million to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund to help build trust between blacks and law enforcement following several disturbing clashes around the country. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Michael Jordan is trying to help ease tension between African-Americans and law enforcement.

IOC stops short of complete Russian ban from Rio

A cat looks through a window of the Russian Olympic Committee building in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 24, 2016. The IOC has decided against a complete ban on Russian athletes from the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The International Olympic Committee says it is leaving it up to global federations to decide which Russian athletes to accept in their sports. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Rejecting calls by anti-doping officials for a complete ban on Russia, Olympic leaders on Sunday gave individual sports federations the task of deciding which athletes should be cleared to compete in next month’s Rio de Janeiro Games.

Durant heads home to Oakland with Team USA

FILE- In this July 12, 2016, file photo, NBA basketball player Kevin Durant participates in a fans meeting event in Hong Kong. Even in a jersey with “USA” on the chest, Durant got some boos from the Clippers and Lakers fans at Staples Center for an exhibition blowout of China. Durant claimed he didn’t hear it, and the Americans’ top scorer knows he’ll get nothing but love Tuesday, July 26, when he plays at Oracle Arena for the first time since joining the Golden State Warriors. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even in a jersey with “USA” on the chest, Kevin Durant got some boos at Staples Center on Sunday night.

Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages

FILE - In this May 22, 2014, file photo, former U.S. women's national soccer team member Brandi Chastain arrives to view the U.S. men's team practice in Stanford, Calif., for the World Cup soccer tournament. These days, she's coaching youth, high school and college soccer in California. Chastain is keeping an eye on the current women's national team–without retired star Abby Wambach–after helping the U.S. win two golds and a silver in the Olympics during her career. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Brandi Chastain likes U.S. soccer’s prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling her son’s diagnosis of Crohn’s disease.

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