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5hTodd McShay

McShay's rookie fantasy rankings: Top players and sleepers

Which rookies will be fantasy difference-makers as rookies? Todd McShay ranks his overall top five, starting with Ezekiel Elliott, and his five best sleepers.

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Harper's antics lead to ejection (0:39)
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Kaepernick sits anthem over racial oppression

Colin Kaepernick did not stand Friday during "The Star-Spangled Banner," saying "I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color."

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Porter leaves game after suffering head injury (0:38)
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Blue Jays take lead on horrific Twins miscue (0:50)
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1hDanny Knobler, Special to ESPN.com

Gary Sanchez giving Yankees postseason optimism

Powered by Gary Sanchez, who homered again in Saturday's win, the Yankees pulled to within 2 1/2 games of the Orioles for the second AL wild-card spot.

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25mJamison Hensley

Ravens TE Watson tears Achilles, done for season

Ravens tight end Benjamin Watson tore his right Achilles tendon when he tripped over his feet while running a route during Saturday night's preseason game against Detroit.

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The great Canadian hockey heist (0:47)
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Mancini strikes out 11 as New York advances to LLWS final (1:12)
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Photos: Little Leaguers, big dreams

The Little League World Series has become a big-time event. But the players who descend on Williamsport from all over the world for two weeks each August are still kids who like to have fun -- and for these ballplayers, that translates in any language.

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Bravo makes sensational cricket catch (0:25)
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3hTom Marshall

W2W4: Chivas, America in Clasico Nacional

The most-anticipated game of the regular season is set for Saturday night at 10 p.m. ET, and America's star Rubens Sambueza will be playing after his red card from last week was rescinded.

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Rashford scores in extra time to lift Man United (0:57)
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Leonard Fournette's Heisman highlight reel (1:15)
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Corso on Michigan: 'I'm drinking Big Blue Kool-Aid' (1:46)
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QB concerns at Alabama? (1:38)
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When in doubt, front flip over the defense (0:37)
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After 20 years, can Tiger reclaim spot among golf's elite? (1:57)
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Long snapper has perfect aim, knocking apple off someone's head (0:15)
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4dPhotography by Sara Naomi Lewkowicz and Cassandra Giraldo

Hardy, Vincent bring women's boxing back to national stage

On Aug. 21, undefeated rivals Shelly Vincent and Heather Hardy entered the ring for a 10-round title bout in Coney Island. But beyond a belt, both fighters wanted to show that women's boxing could be prime-time entertainment.

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Brett Okamoto ESPN Staff Writer 

UFC lightweight Jim Miller (right) defeats Joe Lauzon via split decision in Vancouver. Rematch of a 2012 barnburner, which was also won by Miller. Miller is tied for the most wins in UFC lightweight history with 16.

Katie Strang ESPN.com 

Wow. That was something. A very animated Victor Martinez practically dragged off field by manager Brad Ausmus after being tossed by home plate umpire Mike Everitt. Martinez just tossed his helmet onto the field from dugout, Everitt taking notes. Tyler Collins in as DH. That's Martinez' fourth career ejection and it is fair to to say he got his money's worth...

Tim McManus ESPN Staff Writer 

Dorial Green-Beckham gets into the act. Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford has targeted him twice in the end zone so far. The second time was successful, as Green-Beckham leapt high above his defender to snatch a ball in the corner of the end zone.

Jeff Legwold ESPN Staff Writer 

Derek Wolfe, who missed several days of practice this week with a family matter, leads the list of Broncos who will not play tonight against the Rams. And while running back Todd Gurley is not expected to play for Rams, he is not on the list. Here it is:

Jamison Hensley ESPN Staff Writer 

Looks like night is over for Ravens QB Joe Flacco after two series. He finished 11 of 16 with 94 yards (and there was one dropped pass). Ryan Mallett takes over early in the second quarter.

Blue Jays capitalize on horrific Twins miscue
MLB 

Cue the SportsCenter Not Top 10 music.

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MLB 

Trumbo smashes MLB-leading 39th homer
MLB 

Mark Trumbo with another one.

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MLB 

A lot of excitement in Dallas for Dak
NFL 

Merril Hoge breaks down what to expect from QB Dak Prescott in Dallas and how his ability to run the ball will positively impact the Cowboys.

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Jamison Hensley ESPN Staff Writer 

Ravens TE Benjamin Watson tore his Achilles on first play of game. He's out for season.

Jamison Hensley ESPN Staff Writer 

In first series back, Ravens QB Joe Flacco goes 4 of 6 for 48 yards. It was solid start for Flacco, who showed he could move in the pocket to elude the pass rush. Ravens kick 40-yard FG to take 3-0 lead.

Garrett: We're confident Romo will be back
NFL 

Cowboys coach Jason Garrett reveals that QB Tony Romo suffered a broken bone in his back Thursday against the Seahawks, but says it's unrelated to previous injuries.

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Corso on Michigan: ‘I’m drinking big blue Kool-Aid’
NCAAF 

Lee Corso has confidence in Jim Harbaugh and says Harbaugh will be Urban Meyer's and Ohio State's biggest nightmare.

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Nick Wagoner ESPN Staff Writer 

49ers coach Chip Kelly on QB Colin Kaepernick not standing for the national anthem: "We recognize his right to express his feelings. It's his right as a citizen." Kelly said Kaepernick did the same thing before the Denver game and that Kaepernick's decision to sit during the anthem will have no impact on the football decision making regarding him.

Jamison Hensley ESPN Staff Writer 

Ravens LB Terrell Suggs is suited up and will make his preseason debut. This will be his first game since tearing his Achilles 11 months ago.

Harper's antics lead to ejection
MLB 

After striking out looking in the bottom of the 10th inning, Bryce Harper angrily threw his helmet to the ground and was immediately ejected.

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MLB 

Just a little off...
MLB 

This intentional walk couldn't have gone any worse.

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Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets WR Brandon Marshall, chatting with personnel director Brian Heimerdinger, is scratched from tonight's game. He's smiling and talking with people along the sideline. If he's resting, it's an odd game to take off.

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

The Raiders and Titans will be playing football here in two hours. Give or take a few minutes...

Who wins Big Ten?
NCAAF 

The College GameDay crew makes its picks as to which team has the best chance to win the Big Ten conference.

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NCAAF 

Finally healthy, Molina helping fuel Cards
MLB 

After a sluggish start to his 2016 season, Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina feels as healthy as he has all season, and he and the Cardinals are back in the thick of the postseason mix. Better late than never

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MLB 

Bama, LSU two most-favored to win SEC
NCAAF 

The College GameDay crew is split between LSU and Alabama winning the SEC.

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Tim McManus ESPN Staff Writer 

This is Mike Bostic, aka "Clony Dungy" (@clonydungyxl1). Says he's been dressing up like this for every Colts game for the last three years.

John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

Redskins linebacker Ryan Kerrigan's MRI showed no further damage to his groin, but it's uncertain how much practice time he'll miss if any, a source close to the situation said. The Redskins will determine his practice plans today and Sunday.