Roddick Revives Run-of-the-Mill U.S. Open

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Sure, Andy Roddick said he was retiring, but have you noticed the bounce in his step in his victories against Bernard Tomic and Fabio Fognini?  

No athlete I’ve covered possesses a more puckish sense of humor than Roddick. It would be just like him to face the cameras after his final point of this United States Open, screw his face into an impish smile and let us know we were all the victims of his best practical...

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