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Golfing legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87

Golfing icon Arnold Palmer, nicknamed "The King," has died at the age of 87, his longtime spokesman and friend, Doc Giffin, told ESPN.

3hMike Rodak

Ryan riffs on Belichick, Pats about QB situation

Rex Ryan said the Buffalo Bills will be ready for whomever the New Engand Patriots start at quarterback, even adding "If [Bill] Belichick's playing quarterback, we're coming after him."

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1hIan O'Connor

Odell Beckham Jr. got beat by Josh Norman, at least between the ears

Odell Beckham Jr. is five years younger than Josh Norman, more gifted and headed places Norman's never going to reach. It's time to stop the sideshow and focus on the future, writes Ian O'Connor.

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The Big Story for every NFL team

After a four-touchdown first half, Aaron Rodgers showed that he's back to his old self. A Russell Wilson injury, meanwhile, showed that the Seahawks could have issues.

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Biggest NFL injuries of Week 3

Bears RB Jeremy Langford left Sunday night's game against the Cowboys with an ankle injury. Here are the big names who went down with injuries in Week 3.

Upon further review, Auburn upsets LSU when clock strikes zero (1:25)
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3hJoe McDonald

Pride the root of Europe's success

A complete unknown and a bit of a joke early on, Europe has come together and proved with its win over Sweden and a berth in the finals against Canada that it is the real thing.

22hBrett Okamoto

'Cyborg' demolishes Lansberg in Round 2

Cris "Cyborg" Justino won her second UFC fight with a dominating performance against Lina Lansberg in a 140-pound catchweight bout on Saturday in Brazil.

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Darren Rovell ESPN Senior Writer 

Arnold Palmer's first deal with Wilson had a clause in it: If he quit golf, he would have to return the clubs they gave him.


Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

The Cubs set a franchise record with their 57th home win in their final home game of the regular season.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Cubs win their 99th game with a 3-1 victory over St. Louis giving them 7 tries to win No. 100 for the first time since 1935. Jon Lester improved to 19-4 pitching his league leading 24th game giving up fewer than 3 runs. He gave up zero in 6.2 innings.

Mark Saxon ESPN Staff Writer 

The Cardinals lost a hard-fought 3-1 game to the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field Sunday night to slip further back in the wild-card race. They trail the New York Mets by 1 1/2 games and the San Francisco Giants by a half-game with seven games remaining, all at home. Many of the Cardinals key hitters have slumped all month.

Matt Bowen ESPN Staff Writer 

Bears TE Zach Miller up to 78 yards and two touchdowns on eight receptions (nine targets). Fantasy owners getting some late night production here.

Matt Bowen ESPN Staff Writer 

Dak Prescott threw his first career TD pass on the slant route to Dez Bryant. But the play started with Bryant's release. He put in some work with the quick outside move to set up Bears CB Tracy Porter. That was pretty smooth. Bryant turned Porter around on that one. Cowboys up 31-10 in the fourth quarter.

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

Bears running back Jeremy Langford suffered an ankle injury and rode on a cart back to the locker room. The team says Langford's return is questionable. Rookie Jordan Howard has replaced Langford as the Bears' feature back.

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

Some nervous energy inside AT&T Stadium as the Cowboys carry a 24-10 lead into the fourth quarter over Chicago.

Matt Bowen ESPN Staff Writer 

Bears get on the board in the second half with Brian Hoyer's 4th down TD pass to TE Zach Miller. An option route with Miller creating separation vs. Cowboys safety Byron Jones. Release up the field, collision the safety (which won't be called) and break outside. It's now 24-10 Cowboys in the third quarter.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

The next time I walk in here, Vin Scully won't be calling games. Not sure I've come to grips with that yet.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Jon Lester made another strong statement for the Cy Young award as he threw 6.2 scoreless innings against the Cardinals giving up just 3 hits and one walk while striking out 7. He lowered his ERA to 2.28 and needs to pitch just 2.1 innings in his final start to reach the coveted 200 innings; a key stat for his own self evaluation.

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

Bears safety Harold Jones-Quartey is out for the rest of the game with a concussion. Rookie DL Jonathan Bullard is questionable to return with a foot injury.

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

As the second half begins Dez Bryant is riding the stationary bike while catching passes from punter Chris Jones. That's one way to stay active.

James Walker ESPN Staff Writer 

A young child signs a Jose Fernandez shirt at Marlins Park. It's past 10pm ET and fans are still stopping by to pay their respects.

Michael Collins ESPN Senior Writer 

U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Davis Love III makes Ryan Moore his final pick completing the 12 man roster for the competition next week!!!


Matt Bowen ESPN Staff Writer 

Alshon Jeffery fantasy owners have to hope for the Bears to take some shots during the second half. Jeffery has only one catch for 22 yards (on one target). With Chicago down 24-3, it's time for Brian Hoyer test the top of the secondary. The Bears need to generate some explosive plays in this one.

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

Without their Pro Bowl left tackle Tyron Smith, the Cowboys are having no problem running the ball against Chicago. Ezekiel Elliott is the only Cowboys tailback without a touchdown but the rookie has 76 yards on 13 carries. Dak Prescott, Lance Dunbar and Alfred Morris have the Cowboys' touchdowns, giving them seven rushing scores in 10 quarters on the season. The Cowboys had eight all of last season. They lead, 24-3, at halftime.

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

Bears are evaluating safety Harold Jones-Quartey for a concussion.

Matt Bowen ESPN Staff Writer 

The Cowboys offensive line is putting on a clinic up front. Can run inside zone all night. Lot of daylight there for RBs Ezekiel Elliott and Alfred Morris. Cowboys up 24-3 late in the second quarter after Morris' touchdown run.


David Ross smacks a solo home run in the bottom of the fifth inning, giving the Cubs a 1-0 lead over the Cardinals.


Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

So far David Ross has two standing ovations and a curtain call as he plays his last reg season game at Wrigley Field. He just homered to put the Cubs up 1-0.

Adam Schefter ESPN Senior Writer 

For what it's worth, prior to MRI on his knee Monday, Russell Wilson is expecting to play next Sunday vs Jets.


Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

With Lance Dunbar's 1-yard dive the Cowboys have six rushing touchdowns in less than 10 quarters this season. They had eight rushing touchdowns all of last season.

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

Cowboys lead Chicago, 10-0, after the first quarter with a dominating performance. The Cowboys have run 21 plays to the Bears' six.

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

Cowboys QB Dak Prescott is 6 of 7 through two drives with his only incompletion coming in deep ball to Bruce Butler. His Mississippi State coach, Dan Mullen, is in attendance tonight so he must be happy.