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Derrick RoseDennis Wierzbicki/USA TODAY SportsESPN Chicago.com's Nick Friedell shares how the fans are reacting to D. Rose's torn meniscus.

ESPN Chicago.com's Nick Friedell delves into Derrick Rose's injury, if the Bulls are title contenders without Rose, the fans' reactions to losing Rose yet again and why Jimmy Butler may not be able to fill Rose's shoes. Friedell

ESPN CBB analyst Shane Battier reacts to the Derrick Rose injury and talks about playing alongside LeBron James, Rajon Rondo being benched and the NBA playoff picture. Battier

Grantland's Bill Simmons gives insight on his interview of Kobe Bryant, Bryant's perception of Russell Westbrook, the Bulls' future without Derrick Rose, basketball analytics and more. Simmons

ESPN NFL analyst Mark Brunell shares his thoughts on Bryce Petty's performance at combine, Marcus Mariota's athleticism, Jameis Winston's football IQ, how Brett Hundley may have hurt his stock at the combine and more. Brunell

Colin Cowherd shares his thoughts on the outlook for the Bulls in light of Derrick Rose's latest injury, Rose's style of play and Jimmy Butler's abilities. Listen

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Adrian Peterson, Jerry Jones and DeMarco MurrayGetty ImagesNFL reporter Ed Werder covers if A.P. will stay in Minnesota and if the Cowboys have interest in the RB.

ESPN NFL reporter Ed Werder covers Adrian Peterson's likelihood to stay with the Vikings, the options for the Cowboys' in regards to WR Dez Bryant and the Seahawks' offseason concerns. Werder

Sports Illustrated's Peter King weighs in on what the Buccaneers will do with the No. 1 pick in the NFL draft, where Marcus Mariota will land, the popularity of the combine and more. King

ESPN NBA Insider Chris Broussard delves into the Cavaliers adding Kendrick Perkins to their roster, if the Thunder are serious title contenders, the trend of player collaboration to chase championships and more. Broussard

ESPN CBB analyst Jay Bilas shares his thoughts on court storming after upsets, the plausibility of freshmen ineligibility and the chance Kentucky gets knocked out in the NCAA tournament. Bilas

Colin Cowherd shares his thoughts on the Yankees' relationships with star players and the ringside seats policy for the fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao. Listen

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Marcus Mariota and Jameis Winston AP Photo, Getty ImagesSuper Bowl champion Drew Bledose covers the accuracy of prospects Marcus Mariota and Jameis Winston.

Super Bowl XXXVI champion Drew Bledsoe covers what teams can learn about QBs at the NFL combine, Jameis Winston's weight, the accuracy of Winston and Marcus Mariota and transitioning to the league. Bledsoe

ESPN NFL Insider Chris Mortensen evaluates Marcus Mariota's and Jameis Winston's performance at the NFL combine, Dez Bryant's future with the Cowboys, if Ndamukong Suh wants to stay in Detroit and more. Mortensen

ESPN NBA analyst Tim Legler talks about Kobe Bryant's stance on recruiting teammates, Kendrick Perkins joining the Cavaliers, the Warriors chance at an NBA title and more. Legler

Colin Cowherd shares his thoughts on which team will win the NBA championship, LeBron James' willingness to recruit other players and the state of the Cavaliers.. Listen

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Marcus Mariota, Todd BowlesUSA TODAY SportsNFL reporter Sal Paolantonio shares whether or not the Jets have interest in drafting Marcus Mariota.

ESPN NFL reporter Sal Paolantonio reports from the NFL combine on Jameis Winton's discipline, Marcus Mariota's interview, whether or not Jets coach Todd Bowles has interest in Mariota and more Paolantonio

ESPN NFL analyst Darren Woodson discusses his dislikes of the NFL Scouting Combine and whether or not the Cowboys should use the franchise tag on WR Dez Bryant. Woodson

Writer Chuck Klosterman Writer Chuck Klosterman breaks down his interview with Kobe Bryant for GQ Magazine and talks about Bryant's personality and transparency during the interview. Klosterman

Rockies P John Axford weighs in on the upcoming 87th Academy Awards by predicting the winners of the five major categories. Axford

Colin Cowherd shares his thoughts on NBA trade deadline action, Michael Carter-Williams' abilities and Danica Patrick's confrontation with Denny Hamlin. Listen

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RGIII, Jay GrudenJohn McDonnell/The Washington Post/Getty ImagesNFL Insider Mark Dominik weighs in on Jay Gruden declaring RGIII the Redskins' starter and more.

ESPN NFL analyst Brian Dawkins shares his thoughts on Robert Griffin III's status with the Redskins, whether or not John Fox is committed to Jay Cutler and the importance of the NFL combine. Dawkins

ESPN NFL Insider Mark Dominik reacts to Jay Gruden's declaration of Robert Griffin III as the starter and talks about John Fox's relationship with Jay Cutler, Lovie Smith's remarks and more. Dominik

ESPN NBA Insider Amin Elhassan talks about the recent hype surrounding Goran Dragic, Brook Lopez's possibility of being traded and more regarding NBA trade rumors. Elhassan

ESPN The Magazine's J.R. Moehringer discusses his story about Alex Rodriguez, his access to Rodriguez, the lack of quotes in the piece and what Rodriguez is doing to improve himself. Moehringer

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Dez BryantMatthew Emmons/USA TODAY SportsNFL analsyst Damien Woody tells Colin why he thinks Dez Bryant deserves a hefty contract.

ESPN NFL analyst Damien Woody reacts to the Cowboys possibly using the franchise tag on WR Dez Bryant and talks about Bryant's off the field issues in comparison to Rob Gronkowski. Woody

NFL Network's Mike Mayock covers Marcus Mariota's decision to throw at the NFL combine, how the combine can influence teams, Jameis Winston's maturity and the deepest positions in this year's draft. Mayock

ESPN NBA Insider Marc Stein breaks the news that Carmelo Anthony will sit out for the rest of the NBA season and talks about where Goran Dragic could land before the trade deadline. Stein

ESPN MLB analyst Aaron Boone offers his insights on the reaction to Alex Rodriguez's apology, expectations for Rodriguez this season and how the Yankees' clubhouse will receive him. Boone

Colin Cowherd shares his thoughts on the brands of the Lakers and the Knicks, Alex Rodriguez's apology and star players' relationships with the media. Listen

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Marcus Mariota and Jameis WinstonGetty ImagesNFL analyst Mark Brunell shares this thoughts on preparing for the NFL combine as a top QB prospect.

ESPN NBA analyst Tom Penn chimes in on the Kevin Durant lashing out at the media, Amar'e Stoudemire fitting in in Dallas and the teams he believes could win the NBA Finals. Penn

ESPN NFL analyst Mark Brunell shares some key differences between Marcus Mariota and Jameis Winston, the characteristics of an NFL QB and talks about preparing for the NFL Scouting Combine. Brunell

Sports Illustrated's Peter King weighs in on mistakes teams can make at the NFL combine, the Broncos' coaching staff, the lack of interest in Ray Rice and the process rule. King

Colin Cowherd shares his thoughts on the questions Dez Bryant answered prior to being drafted in 2010 and what teams could lose at the NFL scouting combine. Listen