Miami Dolphins cornerback Vontae Davis intercepts a pass intended for upended Minnesota Vikings receiver Percy Harvin during the second quarter of their NFL game on Sunday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ERIC MILLER / ReutersLink
A surf dog wipes out during the second annual Surf City Surf Dog competition on Sunday at Dog Beach in Huntington Beach.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARK RALSTON / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
Italian riders Alex Baldolini, left, and Mattia Pasini crash after colliding in the first turn during the Aragon Moto2 Grand Prix at the Motorland racetrack in Alcaniz, Spain, on Sunday.
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Long Qingquan of China competes in the men's 56-kilogram class during the World Weightlifting Championships in Antalya, Turkey, on Sunday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ADEM ALTAN / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
Evgueni Chtchetinine of Belarus serves the ball to Dmitrij Prokopcov of the Czech Republic during a men's team semifinal match on Wednesday at the European Table Tennis Championships in Ostrava, Czech Republic.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: FILIP SINGER / EPALink
Nicolas Terol of Spain heads toward a turn on Friday at Motorland racetrack in Alcaniz, Spain, during a practice run for the Aragon Motorcycle Grand Prix
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Manu Fernandez / Associated PressLink
Washington Redskins quarterback Donovan McNabb prepares to take the field for the NFL season opener against the Dallas Cowboys on Sept. 12.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Evan Vucci / Associated PressLink
Washington Nationals second baseman Danny Espinosa can't handle a ground ball from the Atlanta Braves' Alex Gonzalez during a game in Atlanta on Monday. Gonzalez reached base with an infield hit.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: John Bazemore / Associated PressLink
Real Madrid's Sergio Canales is sandwiched by Ajax's Teemu Tainio, left, and Eyong Enoh during a UEFA Champions League soccer match at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium in Madrid on Wednesday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANDREA COMAS / ReutersLink
Dodgers Manager Joe Torre is flanked by daughter Andrea and wife Ali as he and hitting coach Don Mattingly, right, head to a news conference on Friday at Dodger Stadium. Torre will not return next season, when Mattingly will take over as manager.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles TimesLink
Rafael Nadal is swarmed by photographers after being presented with the winner's trophy following his victory over Novak Djokovic in the U.S. Open men's final at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Monday. It was Nadal's first Open title and ninth major of his career.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Nick Laham / Getty ImagesLink
Lyon forward Lisandro Lopez reacts after missing a shot during the UEFA Champions League game against Schalke 04 on Tuesday at Gerland Stadium in Lyon
PHOTOGRAPH BY: PHILIPPE DESMAZES / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
Boston Red Sox center fielder Ryan Kalish dives in vain for a double hit by Seattle's Franklin Gutierrez at Safeco Field on Tuesday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Otto Greule Jr / Getty ImagesLink
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