Pope Francis poses for a photo with NBA players at the Vatican.

Pope Francis Welcomes NBA Players To The Vatican

Five players met with Pope Francis to discuss social injustice and how sports can be used as an avenue to help resolve those issues.

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0:21NFL's first all-black officiating crew poses for a photo prior to the game.
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NFL's First All-Black Officiating Crew

0:21Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow (9) is helped getting off the field during the second half of an NFL football game
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Cincinnati Bengals' Joe Burrow Suffers Major Knee Injury

0:29Denver Broncos' Dymonte Thomas
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Denver Broncos To Stop Allowing Fans At Games

0:40NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament championship
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March Madness To Be Held In Single Location

0:49Former Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, and Thomas Bach, President of the International Olympic Committee.
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International Olympic Committee President Visits Tokyo

2:53College basketball players
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COVID Cancels Ivy League Seasons, Postpones More College Football

0:34Georgia defensive back Eric Stokes returns an interception for a touchdown against Florida.
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Several College Football Games Are Canceled This Week

1:22Kansas City Royals left fielder Alex Gordon lays out to catch a fly ball.
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MLB Announces Gold Glove Award Winners

1:13Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence looking to pass.
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Clemson's Trevor Lawrence Tests Positive For COVID-19

0:17In this April 15, 2019, file photo, the elite men break from the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, Mass.
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2021 Boston Marathon Postponed Until Later In Year

1:01Wisconsin head coach Paul Chryst talks to his players
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Wisconsin Badgers Cancel Nebraska Game Due To COVID-19

0:42Los Angeles Dodgers pose for a group photo after defeating the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 to win the baseball World Series in Game 6
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World Series Celebration Raises Questions After Positive COVID Test

3:17Skiers move around a mountain in Sequoia National Park, California.
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COVID-19 Triggers Mountain Safety Concerns

0:41Cristiano Ronaldo
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Cristiano Ronaldo Tests Positive For COVID-19

0:59Lakers celebrate victory over the Miami Heat
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Lakers Win Championship In Game 6 Against Miami Heat

1:37Members of the Tennessee Titans take part in the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings.
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Concerns For NFL Season Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

1:09Entrance to the Tennessee Titans' practice facility.
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Tennessee Titans Report No Positive COVID-19 Tests

1:03New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton
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Chiefs-Patriots Game Postponed After COVID-19 Infections On Both Teams

0:57Tennis champion Serena Williams
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Serena Williams Exits French Open With Achilles Injury

0:46Tennessee Titans and the Minnesota Vikings players meet at midfield.
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Tennessee Titans Report First NFL Virus Outbreak

2:30Pac-12 logo on a football field
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Pac-12 Reverses Course, Will Play Football This Fall

0:56Michael Jordan
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Michael Jordan To Venture Into NASCAR With His Own Team

5:26
Josh Miller

Driving For Dollars In The Pandemic

0:45Fans at a football game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Houston Texans
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Chiefs Fan Tests Positive For COVID-19 After Attending Season Opener

2:44Mask-wearing student walks past statue of legendary University of Nebraska football coach Tom Osborne on Tuesday.
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Big Ten Reverses Course, Says Football Season Will Start Oct. 23

3:02Cut-out fans sit in the stands during an NFL game between the Cincinnati Bengals and Los Angeles Chargers.
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NFL Fans Weigh COVID-19 Risks

0:31Naomi Osaka, of Japan, fires a ball into the stands after defeating Shelby Rogers
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Tennis Stars Take A Stand Against Racial Injustice

3:20New York Giants coaches and players lock arms
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Social Justice On Minds Of NFL Players As Season Kicks Off

1:45A Kansas City Chiefs fan walks outside the stadium before Super Bowl 54 in 2020.
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Native American-Style Dress, Paint Won't Be Part Of NFL Opener

2:33The Seattle Seahawks hold practice with COVID-19 measures in place
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NFL's COVID-19 Response Highlights Opening Of 2020 Season