Patriots’ Michel has knee procedure, expected to miss preseason

New England rookie running back Sony Michel had fluid drained from a knee and is expected to miss the preseason, according to multiple reports.Michel, taken by the Patriots with the No. 31 overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft, left practice Wednesday with a knee injury. The Athletic reported that Michel could miss the start of the regular season as well.In the early days of training camp, Michel had impressed the Patriots. Needing depth at running back after the loss of Dion Lewis in free agency, the Patriots drafted a running back in the first round for the first time since 2006, when they chose Laurence Maroney of Minnesota.

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2 ways Chance Adams impressed Yankees in debut

2 ways Chance Adams impressed Yankees in debut

BOSTON — Chance Adams’ nerves were rattling until the last minute.The Yankees’ rookie starting pitcher, making his big-league debut, felt a little uneasy before his solid start in a 4-1 loss to the