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Fantasy Rankings: Palmer a better play than Brady

Tom Brady might be battling for the NFL's MVP award, but our fantasy crew likes Carson Palmer, the Cardinals' touchdown-tossing machine, better in Week 12. Watch Fantasy Football Now on ESPN2/WatchESPN for the latest news and advice.

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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.

Les Miles on a big day in Baton Rouge (1:55)
Saturday scores make Committee's life easy (1:24)
College Football Top Plays: Week 13 (1:54)
Face to Face: Thomas Davis (4:56)
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Warriors keep rolling, rout Kings to get to 18-0

Stephen Curry took the fourth quarter off after scoring 19 points in 30 minutes Saturday night in the Warriors' 18th straight victory to start the season.

GW FG keeps Cardinal's slim playoff hopes alive (0:59)
OTL: Silent Night Lights (4:59)
Nicol: Columbus will go through (1:23)
WATCH: Costa throws bib in Mourinho's direction (0:25)
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Magical Murray clinches Davis Cup for Great Britain

A superb performance from the Scot against David Goffin seals a 3-1 win in the final as Leon Smith's side become the first British winners of tennis' premier team tournament since 1936.

USC wins LA bragging rights, beats UCLA (1:26)
Paxton Lynch ties FBS record with 7 touchdowns in the first half (1:00)
Fury beats Klitschko by decision to become new heavyweight champ (0:40)
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Top 10 third basemen in MLB

Buster Olney's positional rankings series moves to third base, where Josh Donaldson tops the list; plus a look at some tough decisions for the Pirates.

LeBron sinks game-winning shot to beat Nets (0:27)
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Mike Veeck: The funniest man in baseball

Mike Veeck, the comic maestro of the minor leagues, tells Jim Caple how thinking outside the batter's box like his father -- and his friend Bill Murray -- has helped him make ballpark magic.


Josh Norman explains his beef with Dez

Things got testy between the Panthers CB and Cowboys WR Dez Bryant on Thanksgiving day. Norman details their battle on Sunday NFL Countdown.


West officially out for Chiefs

RB Charcandrick West had been listed as questionable, but is inactive today against the Bills. West had rushed for 292 yards and three touchdowns over the past four games.

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Alexis Sanchez finds Mesut Ozil and he slots home to give Arsenal the lead! Norwich 0-1 Arsenal

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Lions QB Matthew Stafford said there hasn't been too much change with Jim Bob Cooter in terms of day-to-day. Their conversations are more conceptual now instead of critiquing one particular player (him).

ICYMI: LeBron sinks game-winning shot

Brook Lopez was in LeBron James' face, but the running floater with just a second left was good and it gave the Cavs the win.


Dave Tuley @ViewFromVegas

More betting notes: NYG down to -1.5 despite more than 80% bets on them...BUF down to +4 vs. KC...JAX up to -5 vs SD...NYJ up to -4.5 vs MIA

College football playoff -- Who's in?

Heather Dinich says the committee should book their plane tickets home early, because nothing's going to change in the top four this week.


Dave Tuley @ViewFromVegas

Late Sunday morning #NFL betting notes: Lines dropping on 2 dogs I love: Tampa Bay down to +3 -120...Tennessee +1 but some books at pick 'em

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

The early view at MetLife Stadium, where Emerson Boozer and Matt Snell will be inducted into the Jets' Ring of Honor.

Arsenal can join EPL leaders with win

The Gunners need three points today vs. Norwich City to create a three-team logjam with Leicester City and Manchester City at the top of the Premier League table. Follow live

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Chris Mortensen @mortreport

Regardless of NFL actions on concussion protocol, the NFL Players Association is continuing its own investigation re: Case Keenum incident.

Matthew Berry @MatthewBerryTMR

Just mentioned this on NFL Insiders but I like James White tonight. Believe he will be more involved than folks are expecting.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

This is what visiting teams see when they exit the locker room at Sports Authority Field at Mile High in Denver. The Broncos host the Patriots tonight (8:30 p.m. ET).

Adam Teicher ESPN Staff Writer 

The Chiefs haven't lost a fumble or thrown an interception during their four-game winning streak. It will be a huge upset if Chiefs don't commit a turnover in the rain and cold at Arrowhead Stadium today.

Costa throws bib in Mourinho's direction

Diego Costa appeared so frustrated in remaining an unused substitute as Chelsea played Tottenham that he threw his warm-up bib.


This is why centers don't run fast breaks

Nuggets C Nikola Jokic might have gotten a little carried away when he attempted a no-look pass in transition.


Olney: Top 10 third basemen in MLB

AL MVP Josh Donaldson taking the top spot shouldn't come as a surprise. But a cast of young third basemen are nipping at his heels. Top 10 3B (Insider)

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ICYMI: Fury beats Klitschko to win title

Tyson Fury beat Wladimir Klitschko by unanimous decision to become the heavyweight champion, ending Klitschko's run of 18 consecutive title defenses.