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    Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Marqise Lee practiced Saturday for the first time since tearing three ligaments in his left knee last preseason. Lee was removed from the physically unable to perform list and took part in drills for the first time since getting carted off the field during the team's third exhibition game last August. His knee buckled when Atlanta Falcons cornerback Damontae Kazee made a helmet-first tackle in the first quarter. Lee spent the next 51 weeks trying to get back on the field. He said his goal is to be ready for the Sept. 8 season opener against Kansas City. He added that he still doesn't have complete feeling in the lower part of his leg, just above the ankle. 'You could pinch me and I wouldn't feel it,' he said. A second-round pick in the 2014 draft, Lee has 171 catches for 2,166 and eight touchdowns. He led the team in receptions in 2017 and signed a four-year, $34 million contract a few months later that included $16.5 million guaranteed. But he hasn't played a meaningful snap since. And now he has a new quarterback and a new offense to get acclimated to in just a few weeks. 'I've got a lot of catching up to do, starting with the playbook,' he said. 'It'll come. I'm not too much worried about that.' Lee has dealt with nagging injuries throughout his five NFL seasons — he's missed 27 of 80 games — but nothing he went through earlier in his career compares to the past year. There was the initial pain and depression, the fear of possibly never playing again and then the countless small hurdles that come with a yearlong rehab. 'It's been quite difficult for me,' he said. 'But now I got the opportunity to be back and sweat with them and grind with them. ... It's all mental at this point. I did all the rehab and things I need to do. Now I just got to make sure I stay calm and take it slow. 'It's no worries. I think I'm going to be fine as long as I just manage and take care of myself.' Lee won't play in the preseason. Jacksonville faces Miami on Thursday night. Coach Doug Marrone anticipates playing most of his projected starters, including quarterback Nick Foles, for the first time in the preseason. The Jaguars also had their projected starting offensive line intact Saturday for the first time since Week 2 of the 2018 regular season. 'It's just a matter (of) the availability, the amount of reps they can handle right now as they're working their way back,' coach Doug Marrone said. NOTES: The Jaguars signed second-year running back Elijah Hood and released quarterback Tanner Lee. They needed an extra back after Alfred Blue sprained his left ankle against Philadelphia. Blue won't play at Miami on Thursday night. ___ More AP NFL: https://apnews.com/NFL and https://twitter.com/AP_NFL
  • PREP FOOTBALL= Discovery 39, Santa Fe Catholic 7 Forest Hill 32, Port St. Lucie 26 John Carroll Catholic 10, Fort Pierce Central 0 Legacy Charter 26, Halifax Academy 14 Northside Christian 28, Central Florida Christian 22 Sarasota Riverview 21, East Lake 12 Sneads 29, Munroe Day 12 St. Edward's 21, St. Johns Country Day 0 Treasure Coast 43, Wellington 7 POSTPONEMENTS AND CANCELLATIONS= Columbia vs. IMG Academy-Blue, ccd. ___ Some high school football scores provided by Scorestream.com, https://scorestream.com/
  • Ashleigh Barty's chance to move back to No. 1 was only one victory away. At the end of an up-and-down week, she didn't have another comeback left. Barty lost to Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-2, 6-4 in the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open on Saturday, adding to the tournament's week of upsets and injuries. The women's bracket has a lot questions with New York just around the corner. No. 1 isn't one of them. Barty's seven-week run atop the field ended when Naomi Osaka edged ahead of her in the latest ranking. A victory Saturday would have moved Barty back ahead for the U.S. Open. Instead, she dropped the opening set for the third straight match and this time, there was no digging out. 'A week that we battled through,' Barty said. 'I think at times I played some good stuff. At times, I played some pretty awful stuff.' Which will it be for Barty at the Open? And will Osaka be in good enough shape to defend her title? Osaka dropped out of her semifinal match Friday with discomfort in her left knee that caused her worry. She still plans to play in New York, but it's unclear whether the knee will be a problem. And then there's Serena Williams, who retired in the finals at Toronto last Sunday because of back spasms. She also withdrew from Cincinnati before her first match, but stuck around to cheer sister Venus until her loss in the quarterfinals. For Barty, it was another instance of a slow start leaving her trying to dig out. This time, a resurgent Kuznetsova gave her no openings, knocking off a top-five player for the second time this week to reach her first final of the season. 'Sveta was unreal today,' Barty said. It's been awhile since her play has been described that way. The 153rd-ranked player is recovering from seven-month layoff because of a knee injury. Playing in her ninth event of the season, she got her game together, winning her first Premier-level semifinal since 2017 at Madrid. 'Well, sometimes in life it's like this,' Kuznetsova said. 'It's like really small things change everything. Definitely it's different momentum I have now.' She'll face Madison Keys , who beat Sofia Kenin 7-5, 6-4 with the help of 14 aces. Keys ended her streak of failing to make it past the second round of her last three tournaments, reaching the final in Cincinnati for the first time. In the men's bracket, David Goffin reached his first Masters 1000 final by beating Richard Gasquet 6-3, 6-4 . Goffin also is on an upswing after falling to No. 33 in the ATP rankings on June 10, his lowest since September 2014. 'Of course, it was a tough period there,' Goffin said. 'I was coming back from injuries. I had some trouble with my confidence. I couldn't find my rhythm, my game. So it's great now. I'm feeling great. I'm back at my best tennis.' Defending champion Novak Djokovic was scheduled for an evening match against Daniil Medvedev. The men's bracket also took several notable hits throughout the week. Originally billed as a reunion of the Big Four — Djokovic, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray together for the first time since January — it quickly lost its luster. Nadal dropped out after winning the Rogers Cup, citing fatigue. Murray played singles for the first time since hip surgery in January and lost his opening match. And Federer, the seven-time champion, failed to reach the weekend, losing in the quarterfinals. ___ More AP tennis: http://apnews.com/apf-Tennis and https://twitter.com/AP_Sports
  • These Florida lotteries were drawn Friday: 24-28-35-38-56, Cash Ball: 1 (twenty-four, twenty-eight, thirty-five, thirty-eight, fifty-six; Cash Ball: one) 01-02-03-16-23 (one, two, three, sixteen, twenty-three) 01-11-26-30-36-41 (one, eleven, twenty-six, thirty, thirty-six, forty-one) Estimated jackpot: $1.9 million 04-14-24-26-46, Mega Ball: 14, Megaplier: 2 (four, fourteen, twenty-four, twenty-six, forty-six; Mega Ball: fourteen; Megaplier: two) Estimated jackpot: $70 million 5-2 (five, two) 2-4-5 (two, four, five) 1-9-3 (one, nine, three) 8-8-9-9 (eight, eight, nine, nine) 4-3-2-9 (four, three, two, nine) 4-1-3-3-6 (four, one, three, three, six) 9-8-2-2-7 (nine, eight, two, two, seven) Estimated jackpot: $149 million
  • The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Florida Lottery's 'Pick 5 Midday' game were: 6-0-4-2-8 (six, zero, four, two, eight)
  • The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Florida Lottery's 'Pick 2 Midday' game were: 5-1 (five, one)
  • The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Florida Lottery's 'Pick 4 Midday' game were: 6-8-2-2 (six, eight, two, two)
  • The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Florida Lottery's 'Pick 3 Midday' game were: 1-9-9 (one, nine, nine)
  • Police in Florida say a woman intentionally left a toddler strapped to a car seat for three hours while she went grocery shopping in the middle of the day. Officials say the child suffered from febrile seizures but recovered at a children's hospital. Fort Lauderdale police arrested 32-year-old Shantrell Mitchell on one count of aggravated child abuse. Mitchell told detectives she forgot about her child when she went shopping Tuesday, but an investigation led to her arrest Thursday. The South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports surveillance footage shows Mitchell got out of the car and opened a door in back seat where the child sat. Prosecutors say she manually locked the door. Tuesday's temperatures reached the 90s. Mitchell tried to cool the girl down upon returning. A supermarket employee called 911. ___ Information from: Sun Sentinel , http://www.sun-sentinel.com/
  • Authorities say a Florida man used a front-end loader to dump a bucket full of dirt on a car with his girlfriend inside. The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office says 20-year-old Hunter Mills was charged with felony criminal mischief. The sheriff's office says Mills invited his girlfriend to a dirt pit in Crestview, Florida, where he worked. Officials said the girlfriend arrived in a white sedan owned by another person, and after he asked her a question, he used a front-end loader to dump a mountain of dirt on the car. She wasn't injured, but dirt filled up the air vents and console because the window was open. An attorney for Mills was not listed in jail records related to Thursday's arrest.