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Top 100: Ranking college football's best players

If 2014 taught us anything, it's that predicting who will be the best players at season's end is a tough business, but we're going to try.

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Bills suspend O-line coach Kromer for 6 games

The Bills announced the suspension of offensive line coach Aaron Kromer for the first six games of the season, the penalty for a July incident that led to assault charges for Kromer and his son.

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Goalkeeper eats burger thrown by fan (0:35)
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Mel Kiper Jr.'s tire woes (2:23)
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Sources: Adidas makes $200M bid for Harden

Adidas has submitted a bid of $200 million over 13 years to sign Rockets forward James Harden, whose deal with Nike recently expired, sources told ESPN.com.

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Rousey KO's Correia in claymation (0:29)
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Olivia Munn and Aaron Rodgers work out, part 2 (0:13)
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Yasiel Puig: This Is SportsCenter (Walk-up Music) (0:30)
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Grading all 30 GMs at the deadline

How well did each major league team's GM do at the trade deadline? Former GM Jim Bowden assesses their performance.

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Manning throws football routes to kids (1:10)
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Blue Jays win after Gibbons gets ejected (2:34)
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Overseas Elite wins TBT (1:03)
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Merritt gets first PGA Tour win (2:06)
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Rousey sounds off on Cyborg (0:30)
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Correa's behind-the-back spin-and-throw (0:13)
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Chiefs' Charles feels like 'LeBron of football'

Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles is usually the focus of attention from opposing defenses. The attention gets so much that he said he can feel at times like LeBron James.

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Dez Bryant involved in fight at training camp (1:46)
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Ride along with American Pharoah (0:35)
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Pipe Dream -- Robbie "Maddo" Maddison (3:56)
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Girls Youth Football: Is it Safe? (6:44)

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Kuechly models game on Ray Lewis
NFL 

Two-time Pro Bowl LB Luke Kuechly grew admiration for the former Ravens LB because of his "leadership and his passion and love for the game."

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$17M up for grabs in e-sports event

This year's International Dota 2 Championships boasts the largest prize pool ever for an e-sports competition. The winning team will earn over $6M. Still new to e-sports? What you need to know

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WATCH : Int'l Dota 2 Championships

The fifth annual e-sports competition features 10 invited teams, plus 2 wild-card entries. The main bracket begins today and will continue until Saturday's final. ESPN has it covered each day this week. Live on WatchESPN

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Price good when making debut

David Price is making his first start with the Blue Jays this afternoon. His first starts with each of his previous two teams went pretty well:

  • 2008 with Rays: 5.1 IP, 4 H, 1 ER, 3 K's
  • 2014 with Tigers: 8.2 IP, 8 H, 3 ER, 10 K's

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Take a bow, Mets fans
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Buster Olney writes: "[I]t was the fans' passion, their declared frustration, their anger that drove the front office to making the series of changes that have made an enormous difference so far; the Mets are 6-2 since the first reinforcements arrived." Standing O (Insider)

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ESPN On Snapchat Discover live

The 2015 Special Olympics World Games provided many memorable moments. To see the pictures worth a thousand words, check out #MondayMotivation in the latest edition of ESPN in Snapchat Discover.

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Mel Kiper Jr. -- man, myth or legend?

Perhaps all three? Consider this: The 55-year-old NFL draft guru said on Mike & Mike that he has never changed a tire, never written a check and never had an ATM card.

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Zingano wants Rousey rematch
MMA 

She lost in just 14 seconds the last time they fought, but Cat Zingano is doing everything she can to get back in the Octagon with Ronda Rousey: "I know where I belong and I'm willing to do what it takes to get there." 'Embarassing' first encounter

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What to watch for in MLB 2nd half
MLB 

With the trade deadline behind us, it's time to ponder over other matters such as: do the Blue Jays have the firepower to catch the Yankees in the AL East? And: are the Mets a real threat to the Nationals? 10 big storylines

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Aaron Rodgers kicks it with Munn
NFL 

While Olivia Munn has been preparing to play Psylocke in the next X-Men movie, the Packers QB has been crashing her workout videos, this time showing off some serious boxing skills.

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ICYMI: Benches empty in Pirates' win
MLB 

Frustration from multiple beanings boiled over, nearly resulting in an all-out brawl between the Reds and Pirates on Sunday.

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For the record, I shadowed Cyborg on a cut to 145 last year and didn't think she could make 135 at that time. Still has to try though.

Rousey, Cyborg trade barbs
MMA 

After Ronda Rousey called out Cris "Cyborg" Justino for alleged steroid use following her UFC 190 title defense, the Invicta champ fired back on Instagram, saying "I think people think too hard and get afraid of a certain challenge." War of words continues

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MMA Live: Rousey stays perfect
MMA 

ESPN's Brett Okamoto says of Ronda Rousey's 34-second destruction of Bethe Correia: "There is an element of shock in Rousey's finishes. ... She continues to raise that bar."

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Kings plan: Crazy enough to work?
NBA 

Do you think the Kings' roster construction has been ... unconventional this offseason? You're not the only one. Grantland presents the "Sacramento Suicide Squad." Watch

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MLB power rankings: Cards not budging
MLB 

For the 10th straight week, St. Louis tops the list. And why not? The Cardinals' 67-38 record is best in MLB by 4.5 games. The other 29

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Adidas trying to pry Harden from Nike
NBA 

Darren Rovell says of Adidas' $200M bid for James Harden's next sneaker deal: "They have to put up an offer where they have to overpay."

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Blue Jays-Royals still sparring

First, Edinson Volquez called Josh Donaldson a "little baby". Then Jose Bautista took umbrage with comments by Royals manager Ned Yost. Now, according to Yahoo Sports, Yordano Ventura is in the mix, calling Bautista a "nobody" in a since-deleted tweet.

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ICYMI: Tensions very high in Toronto
MLB 

A Blue Jays win was overshadowed by manager John Gibbons' ejection, the benches clearing and lots of chin music for 3B Josh Donaldson.

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OTD: Grant Hill traded to Magic
NBA 

Fifteen years ago today, Grant Hill was traded to Orlando as part of a sign-and-trade deal that gave him a 7-yr/$93M contract. Thanks to injuries, Hill was limited to 200 games over those 7 seasons.

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KeyArena sold out for e-sports event

The former home of the NBA's SuperSonics will host the International Dota 2 Championships this week. What's Dota 2, you ask? Check out the highlights from the gold medal game at June's X Games.

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Cubs entering crucial juncture

Chicago, tied for the 2nd wild card, starts a huge 3-game series tonight (7 p.m. ET on ESPN) with the Pirates, the 1st wild card holder. After that, the Cubs play 4 vs. the Giants, who are tied with Chicago for the 2nd wild card. Key stats

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