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Keim: Redskins' resiliency leads to big win over Giants

Rookie free-agent wide receiver Quinton Dunbar shifted to cornerback this summer to fill a need in Washington's depleted roster. Before leaving Sunday with a finger injury, he came up big.

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Peterson guides NFC North-leading Vikings

The Vikings are back atop the NFC North standings in large part because of what Peterson did on Sunday, carrying 29 times for 158 yards against an Atlanta Falcons team that entered the game as the league's best against the run, writes Ben Goessling.

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Calvin Johnson: If record broken, congrats due

Should Pittsburgh's Antonio Brown or Atlanta's Julio Jones break Calvin Johnson's single-season receiving record this year, Johnson said he would offer them congratulations.

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Schlabach: LSU gets it right ... more or Les

Les Miles was carried off the field Saturday night. A last ride? Hardly. Despite weeks of speculation, his position as LSU head coach is safe.

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Kobe: This is my final season

In a first-person piece on the Players' Tribune, Kobe Bryant announced that this will be his final season, writing: "This season is all I have left to give."

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Sooners roll past Wisconsin, stay perfect

No. 7 Oklahoma improved to 4-0 on the season with a 65-48 victory over Wisconsin.


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Medio tiempo: 0-0 en el Juego de Vuelta, entre Toluca y Puebla. De mantenerse el empate sin goles, Toluca va a semifinales y enfrentaría Tigres. La otra semifinal seríaAmérica contra Pumas


GOAL, FC DALLAS! Blas Pérez heads in Mauro Diaz's free kick! Dallas 2-1 Portland (aggregate 3-4)

Seahawks capitalize on another Steeler TO

Ben Roethlisberger threw his first INT of the day (second for Pittsburgh) and Seattle rode Jimmy Graham and Thomas Rawls to the end zone. The Seahawks missed the extra point though and trail 21-20 in the third. Follow live


Jeremy Fowler ESPN Senior NFL Writer 

A defensive lineman interception, a ridiculous Jimmy Graham catch, a Thomas Rawls touchdown and a missed extra point -- all within less than a minute of play.

Timbers in control after Adi goal

Fanendo Adi took advantage of the defender falling down in the box and tucked it away in the corner. Portland leads FC Dallas 4-1 on aggregate in the West Finals.


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Jimmy Graham, what a catch! He makes a bobbling, circus catch at the 1-yard line, after which Thomas Rawls punches it in for the TD.

Sixers down eight after one

Philadelphia has lost 27 straight games dating to last season, and unless the Sixers can find a way to shoot better, they'll likely extend that streak. They were just 5-for-22 in the first quarter and trail the Grizzlies 21-13. Follow live

Raptors way off the mark

Toronto shot just 19 percent from the field in the first quarter (4-for-21), but trails Phoenix by just 3 points. No player on either team scored more than 6 points in the first quarter. Follow live

OBJ makes another mind-blowing catch

This diving, one-handed TD grab might be the second most famous catch in Odell Beckham Jr.'s career, but it was still pretty darn good.


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Kendall Wright on the fourth-down holding call against Titans CB BW Webb that let the Raiders keep the ball and go win the game: "We were getting held all day. They just decided to call that one."


Goal, Portland Timbers! Fanendo Adi turns and scores! FC Dallas 0-1 Portland (aggregate 1-4)

Watch: 103rd Grey Cup championship

The Ottawa Redblacks will take on the Edmonton Eskimos in the CFL's championship game. The two teams both made remarkable turnarounds, after combining to win just six games a year ago. Live on ESPNEWS, WatchESPN

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MLS unveils Best XI of 2015

ESPN FC's Adrian Healey and Taylor Twellman share which players they thought did and didn't deserve to be on the MLS Best XI of 2015.


Josh Weinfuss ESPN Staff Writer 

The Arizona Cardinals lost CB Jerraud Powers (calf), RB Chris Johnson (knee) and RB Andre Ellington (foot) to injuries in the third quarter.

Niners containing Cards, tie game

Blaine Gabbert underthrew Torrey Smith a bit, but it still translated into a 41-yard gain and set up San Francisco's second FG of the day, tying Arizona at 13-13 through three quarters. Follow live

Rough start for 76ers

Philadelphia missed its first eight shots from the field tonight vs. the Grizzlies. The 76ers are trying to avoid matching the worst start in NBA history, and trail by 3 midway through the first quarter. Follow live

Jordan draws nothing but air, twice

Why do teams intentionally foul DeAndre Jordan? This trip to the line gives the answer perfectly.


Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

NBA acknowledges two missed LeBron fouls on Lopez and a Lopez three-second violation that wasn't called in the final two minutes of last night's game in Cleveland.

Niners find end zone for first time today

Blaine Gabbert found TE Vance Johnson in the end zone for the 8-yard TD as San Francisco has made it a one possession game again in the third quarter. Follow live

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Senior NFL Writer 

Markus Wheaton hasn't been a focal point to the Steelers offense all season but now has his first career 100-yard game - with 103 yards at the half. Also, the Steelers have tied a single-season record with their sixth 2-point conversion on the season.

Law: Zimmermann deal a risky one

Keith Law writes of Jordan Zimmermann's big contract with the Tigers: "Zimmermann was worse across the board in 2015 and now has 1,000-plus innings on that new ligament; any realistic projection going out five years would show some significant probability of one of two things -- major injury or major loss of effectiveness -- happening before the contract ends." Long-term overpay? (Insider)