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Watch live: Baylor pulling away from SMU

Tune in to watch Baylor vs. SMU (live on ESPN & WatchESPN).

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Berry: My bold fantasy football predictions

John Brown will catch at least 10 TDs this season. Yes, you heard me ... 10 TDs! With this and other predictions, Matthew Berry goes way out on a limb with a bold statement for each NFL team.

Highlights: United States 2-1 Peru (1:33)
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Report: Kane investigation headed to grand jury

The case involving a sexual assault allegation against Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane will be presented to a grand jury beginning next week, The Buffalo News reported.

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4hJim Bowden

Possible playoff race X factors

Jim Bowden identifies a player on each contender who could make an impact in the final weeks, including a few big-name starting pitchers.

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7hCraig Custance

Custance: Paying tribute to a lost teammate

When it came to spending his day with the Stanley Cup, former Blackhawks grinder Daniel Carcillo chose to use it to pay tribute to his friend and lost teammate, Steve Montador.

Jen Welter: 'It was very natural with the guys' (1:43)
2hReed Kuhn

Kuhn: Betting UFC 191: Johnson-Dodson

ESPN Chalk's Reed Kuhn takes a look at where the betting value lies for UFC 191, including the Demetrious Johnson-John Dodson flyweight title rematch.

Venus thankful to reach second week (2:06)
7hMike Wise

Sports and racial identity

Mike Wise writes that Serena Williams has embraced her blackness and found a spiritual home while Tiger Woods has been proudly biracial and found a perhaps unintended kind of isolation.


McGregor: 'I'm here to conduct business'

UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor doesn't think featherweight champion Jose Aldo will show up on fight night and the intense stare-down the two had.


Chris Low ESPN Senior Staff Writer 

They tailgate in style here at Boise State. We're talking chandeliers and the works. One of the toughest tickets ever on the blue turf with Chris Petersen returning.

Coleman turns on jets for 57-yard TD
College Football 

WR Corey Coleman shook off the first defender and left the rest in his wake as he raced down the sideline. Baylor continues to pull away from SMU on ESPN, pushing its advantage to 49-21 over SMU.

College Football 

Seahawks, Jackson agree to a deal

The Seahawks and free-agent RB Fred Jackson have agreed to terms on a one-year contract, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter and multiple reports. Jackson became a free agent on Monday when he was released by the Bills.

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Broncos' juggling touchdown catch
College Football 

Corey Davis fought through pass interference and kept his concentration to reel in the 17-yard score. Western Michigan trails Michigan State 34-17 on ESPNU.

College Football 

Russell, Lee connect for third TD
College Football 

Baylor QB Seth Russell put the ball on Jay Lee’s back-shoulder and the WR broke a tackle en route to a 41-yard TD. The Bears lead the Mustangs 42-21 on ESPN.

College Football 

Serena completes comeback win

After dropping the first set, Serena Williams fights off Bethanie Mattek-Sands to advance to the fourth round of the US Open.


United States rallies for win in D.C.

A deflected shot put Peru on top, but a pair of goals from Jozy Altidore in the second half lifted the U.S. to victory in a friendly at RFK Stadium.


Watch: Rafael Nadal vs. Fabio Fognini

The two-time US Open champ Rafa takes on 32-seed Fabio Fognini in third-round play at the US Open. Rafa owns a 5-2 career advantage over Fognini, but they're meeting for just the second time in a Grand Slam. Live on ESPN2, WatchESPN


Syracuse QB Hunt (leg) won't return
College Football 

Terrel Hunt left the Orange's season opener against Rhode Island with a lower right leg injury and won't return. Hunt broke his right leg last year in a loss to Louisville and missed the final six games of the season. He hoped to return with a flourish for his senior year. Syracuse, with true freshman Eric Dungey at QB, is up 38-0. Watch on WatchESPN

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Baylor WR tiptoes into end zone
College Football 

The Bears' Jay Lee shook a defender and raced down the sideline for a 22-yard TD to push his team's lead to two scores over SMU on ESPN.

College Football 

Iglesias (finger) out at least 2 weeks

Tigers SS Jose Iglesias sustained a non-displaced chip fracture in his right middle finger, according to the Tigers. Iglesias will miss the next two weeks, after which he'll be re-evaluated.


Full-time at RFK Stadium, where the #USMNT come from behind to beat Peru 2-1 on the back of a Jozy Altidore brace.

Paul Carr @PCarrESPN

Final: #USMNT 2-1 Peru 2nd win for the U.S. in its last 19 games vs CONMEBOL teams (also vs Venezuela in 2012).

SMU's QB Davis heads to locker room
College Football 

SMU QB Matt Davis, who has thrown for 134 yards and 2 TDs, headed to the locker room after a hard hit. It's unclear what the injury is, but he was limping a bit. Baylor leads 35-21 on ESPN.

College Football 

MSU's Connor Cook tosses 2nd score
College Football 

The Spartans' QB hooked up with DeAnthony Arnett for a 21-yard TD to give Michigan State a 34-10 lead over Western Michigan.

College Football 

Arkansas Tech tribute turns into TD
College Football 

The Wonder Boys lined up with 10 players on the field for their first defensive play as a way to honor Zemaric Holt, a teammate who drowned this summer. Amazingly, the result was a fumble recovery for a TD.

College Football 

Face off? Sure, also gotta have a selfie

After making weight, UFC heavyweight Andrei Arlovski stands with Frank Mir for a face off and captures the moment with a quick selfie.


Adam Rubin @AdamRubinESPN

Yoenis Cespedes now has 11 homers and 28 RBIs in 31 games since being acquired from the Detroit Tigers on July 31. ... Sean Gilmartin enters


Mexico XI for Tuca's 1st game: Talavera, Torres Nilo, Alanis, Reyes, Jimenez, Guemez, Duenas, Esquivel, Aquino, Martin, Vela (C).

Oregon State QB hurdles defender
College Football 

Even though Seth Collins' run was called back for a hold, it's worth watching for the beautiful hurdle.

College Football 

Serena narrowly avoids upset, advances

Serena Williams dropped the first set, won the second set -- which was 5-5 at one point -- and cruised through the third to beat American Bethanie Mattek-Sands and reach the US Open's round of 16. Coverage continues on ESPN2, WatchESPN


Giants SS Crawford (calf) back in lineup

Brandon Crawford, who missed the past three games with a calf injury, returned to the lineup tonight against the Rockies. Colorado has a 2-0 lead in the 2nd. Follow live