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Breakouts, sleepers and best team names

Matthew Berry offers key fantasy football stats, facts and draft advice in 10 mostly short lists of 10, including top fantasy football team names submitted by fans.

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Thomas only needs one arm to do his job (0:31)
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Saban invites Tebow, Marty Smith to jump in a lake (0:19)
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7hKatie Strang

Four Tigers tossed by plate ump in loss to Angels

Plate umpire Mike Everitt issued four ejections to the Tigers during the team's 3-2 loss to the Angels on Saturday night, leading J.D. Martinez to comment that Everitt had a "short leash today."

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SC Featured: A 9/11 hero's lasting impact on rugby (15:18)
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Make that 2 shattered cameras during LLWS (0:38)
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23hPhotography by Joe Amon

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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3hJeff Legwold

Kubiak 'impressed' by Siemian as Sanchez sits

Quarterbacks Trevor Siemian and Paxton Lynch both saw action for the Broncos in Saturday's preseason win, while Mark Sanchez did not play. Coach Gary Kubiak expects to name a starter this week.

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Joel Embiid swats little kid's shot away (0:18)
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VanZant presents: Kicking with the Stars (0:37)
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10hBrett Okamoto

Maia submits Condit in Round 1

Demian Maia closed in on a welterweight title shot by recording his sixth straight win in a first-round submission over Carlos Condit on Saturday at UFC Fight Night in Canada.

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Pettis beats Oliveira to snap losing streak (0:31)
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9hDanny 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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Ortiz: My mind is telling me it's time to go (1:36)
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8hAlden Gonzalez

Rams extend Austin; source says deal for $42M

Wide receiver Tavon Austin signed a four-year extension with the Los Angeles Rams that a source told ESPN is worth $42 million and includes $30 million guaranteed.

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Leonard Fournette's Heisman highlight reel (1:15)
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9hMike Rodak

Hall defends hit on Bills' Gragg: NFL says go low

Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall defended the hit that knocked Buffalo Bills tight end Chris Gragg out for the season, saying he just was tackling low, as the NFL wants.

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Frazier's TD in overtime is the game winner (0:46)

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Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Yoenis Cespedes (quadriceps) and Neil Walker (back) both are dealing with injuries and are out of the lineup for Sunday's series finale against the Phillies.

Another shattered camera at LLWS
Little League World Series 

Tennessee's Carson Rucker connects with a foul ball in the first inning and shatters a camera lens behind home plate.

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Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

The Bills have signed QB Austin Trainor, his agent David Canter announced on Twitter. Trainor, who played at West Georgia, tried out for the Bills during rookie minicamp in 2015. The team was without Cardale Jones (shoulder soreness) in last Friday's game in Washington.

Hoge: Romo should consider retirement
NFL 

Merril Hoge thinks Tony Romo should be thinking about his long-term health more than trying to come back for the Cowboys this season.

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Romo is willing, but is his body able?
NFL 

Despite an alarming number of injuries, Tony Romo has maintained he wants to play another four to five years. The Cowboys need his body to be as willing as his mind. Todd Archer

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Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Steelers also placed quarterback Dustin Vaughan on the Waived/Injured list and released eight players - linebackers Jordan Zumwalt and Mike Reilly, wide receivers Issac Blakeney and Levi Norwood, tight end Michael Cooper, defensive end Giorgio Newberry, defensive tackle Khaynin Mosley-Smith, and cornerback Julian Whigham. NFL teams must reduce their rosters to 75 players by 4 p.m. Tuesday. The Steelers are at 79.

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Steelers fourth-round rookie tackle Jerald Hawkins (shoulder) to injured reserve. Injury was always season-threatening but he tried to rehab for a few weeks to see if he could return.

Life on the lake with Saban
NCAAF 

Alabama coach Nick Saban takes Marty Smith and Tim Tebow around his lake house and out on his boat to talk about life and football.

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Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Here are the pitching probables for the Mets-Marlins series at Citi Field: Monday: Rafael Montero vs. Jose Fernandez Tuesday: Seth Lugo vs. Tom Koehler Wednesday: Steven Matz vs. David Phelps Thursday: Bartolo Colon vs. Jose Urena

How Betts has learned from Ortiz
MLB 

Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts shares some of the advice he has received from David Ortiz and talks about his big 2016 season.

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Bob Pockrass NASCAR 

A couple of laps around the 2-mile Michigan International Speedway, site of the NASCAR Sprint Cup race today. Pace-car driver Brett Bodine talks about the improvements to the track and the reduced downforce aerodynamic package on the cars this weekend:

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Unstoppable Sanchez fueling Yankees
MLB 

Buster Olney expresses his amazement at what rookie catcher Gary Sanchez is doing for the Yankees.

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ESPN @espn

Entering 2016, Tony Romo had started 16 games in just 4 of his 9 seasons as Dallas starter. His injury history: es.pn/2bqquri

Kevin Seifert NFL Nation 

If you are worried about the number of ACL injuries occurring this preseason, keep in mind that they are roughly in line with previous years. Below is the NFL's data on preseason ACL injuries from 2012-15. Never want to see one, but they are inevitable, unfortunately.

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Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Adam Schefter reports the Falcons are signing Dashon Goldson. As coach Dan Quinn said yesterday, Goldson would have to accept a reserve role with rookie Keanu Neal the starter upon returning from knee scope and Kemal Ishmael expected to fill in for Neal once Ishmael fully returns from shoulder injury. Ishmael expected to return to practice this afternoon on a limited basis.

Will Broncos move on from Sanchez?
NFL 

Dan Graziano examines why Denver decided not to play quarterback Mark Sanchez in Denver's third preseason game.

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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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Garrett: Confident Romo will be back
NFL 

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

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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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Thomas only needs one arm to do his job
NFL 

Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas got his left arm held by a Rams defender, but it didn't even matter.

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