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2hMark Schlabach

Schlabach: ACC shut out, SEC beat up and other bold season predictions

The college football forecast: No Harbaugh handshakes for OSU, a TCU offensive record and a Heisman for Nick Chubb.

9hMike Rodak

RB Jackson slams Bills general manager Whaley

In thanking fans for their support over his nine-year career, ex-Bills running back Fred Jackson also took a parting shot at general manager Doug Whaley in an interview with The Buffalo News.


Connecting the dots: 2 Royals have chickenpox

All-Star reliever Kelvin Herrera and Royals right fielder Alex Rios have been diagnosed with chickenpox, raising concerns that others on the AL Central leaders may have been exposed.

Cam's little bro following in his shoes (0:19)
Deflategate more about Goodell's power than Brady's wrongdoing? (2:05)
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52mHoward Bryant

Bryant: The one place MJ can't touch LeBron

In ESPN The Magazine's New Orleans Issue, Howard Bryant writes that LeBron James is the greatest athlete-activist of his time, putting him in a realm of greatness Michael Jordan can't touch.

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Saxon: Bullpen finishes what Greinke starts

Zack Greinke showed why he'll likely win the NL Cy Young Award. But the Dodgers are only as good as their bullpen, which was at its best in preserving Tuesday's win.

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30mGreg Garber

Garber: Kyrgios own worst enemy in Open exit

We've come to expect antics and outbursts from Nick Kyrgios when he's on the court. But there were flashes of brilliance in his four-set loss against Andy Murray that the Aussie could build on.

Spieth throws out first pitch at Red Sox game (0:15)
9hDavid Schoenfield

Time to worry about Johnny Cueto?

The early returns on Johnny Cueto indicated the Royals had their No. 1 starter, but his last three starts might tell a different story.

Clark: Trent Richardson is the worst RB of all time (3:26)
Tough to be a vegan NFL player? (1:07)
WATCH: Ale's weekly MLS awards (2:34)
Winners and losers of the transfer window (8:52)
D-Wade shows no mercy in game of dodgeball (0:14)
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Marlins to make change at manager, report says

The Marlins will ask Dan Jennings to return to his previous role as general manager and seek a new field manager at the end of this season, FoxSports.com has reported.

Browns need to be patient with Manziel (0:47)
She just landed a 'triple-revolution' soccer trick (0:26)
Dantonio's cellphone goes off during news conference (0:20)


What will Kobe's legacy be?

On First Take, rapper Nelly says of Kobe Bryant, who could be playing his final season in L.A.: "I think his legacy as one of the greatest players to ever play the game is cemented."


Bayless: Watt isn't No. 1

J.J. Watt took the top spot in ESPN's #NFLRANK Top 100, but Skip Bayless disagrees: "I was dumbfounded that he could be ranked, rated the top player in the National Football League."


Elvis Andrus steals home -- straight up

The Rangers SS pulled off perhaps the riskiest and most exciting play in baseball Tuesday night.


Brady: "Such an enjoyable offseason"

Tom Brady joked to a crowd during the team's annual fundraiser. It marks his 1st time publicly speaking since an appearance at Salem State College on May 7 and just the 2nd time since the Wells Report's release,

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Only 8 more days until NFL games start

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Donaldson or Trout for AL MVP?

Another year, another Mike Trout MVP debate. This time he's battling Blue Jays 3B Josh Donaldson -- and Donaldson's leading among ESPN experts. All MLB awards

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De La Rosa forgets how to pitch

It's really unclear what Diamondbacks SP Rubby De La Rosa was thinking here. But his chucking of the ball at the backstop resulted in a balk.


Jared Shanker ESPN Staff Writer 

Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher said Everett Golson is much more comfortable in the pocket. While Golson has the ability to run, Fisher said Golson's priority is remaining in the pocket and keeping his eyes downfield when feeling the rush. They have worked on Golson protecting the football to avoid the fumbles, too. He's fumbled 20 times in 25 games.

One-armed golfer shows off swing

Tommy Morrissey, a four-year-old one-armed golfer, shows off his skills on the course.


WATCH: 2015 US Open, starting at 11 a.m. ET

Day 3's coverage of the 2015 US Open begins at 11 a.m. ET. Americans Madison Keys and Mardy Fish are two of the players who take the court during the day's early session of play. Live on ESPN3, WatchESPN


LeBron > MJ in one area

Howard Bryant categorizes James as the leading athlete-activist of his time: "Every day of his career has existed under the shadow of Jordan, but as citizen, LeBron does not look up to Michael. It should be the other way around." How he helps

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Clippers built to last?

Despite a tumultuous offseason and perceived instability, the Clippers landed on the Summer Forecast panel's ranking of teams that are built to last. It may surprise you where they are. 2015 Summer Forecast (Insider)

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Ronda Rousey accepts marine's invite

A member of the U.S. Marine Corps invited Ronda Rousey to the Marine Corps Ball. In a video posted yesterday by TMZ, the UFC champ accepted. Plans for first date?

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Cam's little bro following in his shoes

Panthers QB Cam Newton's younger brother, Cailyn Newton, who is a junior QB at Grady High School, impresses on the field against Washington High School.


ICYMI: Rockies turn triple play in 9th

With Paul Goldschmidt at the plate, the Diamondbacks sent the runners on 1st and 2nd on the pitch. That worked out well ... for the Rockies, who ended the inning in an instant.


ESPN Stats & Info @ESPNStatsInfo

Pirates now have a losing record vs every other NL Central team this year after loss to MIL. They are 58-21 against the rest of baseball.

Peterson leads NFL's most overrated

Aaron Schatz concedes that, even after taking a year off, Adrian Peterson is a top 10 RB. But is he one of a dozen top players overall, or even the best at his position? "That's really, really unlikely," Schatz writes. Overrated/underrated (Insider)

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Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Packers GM Ted Thompson on roster cuts: "This is not my favorite time of the year. ... It's a no-win situation. It's a bad time."

Michigan with toughest Week 1 test
College Football 

"I've talked to a bunch of coaches. I can't find one who thinks they're going to win at Utah," ESPN's Adam Rittenberg told SportsCenter.

College Football 

Picking MLB's award winners

ESPN's Keith Law lays out his choices for all of MLB's awards, highlighted by a surprise AL Cy Young winner and Josh Donaldson over Mike Trout for AL MVP. Hypothetical ballot (Insider)

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Fred Jackson takes aim at Bills GM

Jackson, now with Seattle, told the Buffalo News: "There's only one person in that organization that I haven't gotten honesty from, and that was [Doug Whaley]." The Bills released the RB Monday after 8 years in Buffalo.


Brady case not about footballs anymore

"For the NFL, this case is not about deflated footballs anymore. It is 100% about the authority of commissioner Roger Goodell to impose and arbitrate discipline," said ESPN's Dan Graziano.


Spieth throws out first pitch at Fenway

Golfer Jordan Spieth tossed some high heat before the Yankees-Red Sox game.