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Betting advice on Week 14 NFL games

Where does the betting value lie in NFL Week 14? Chalk's experts provide comprehensive against-the-spread and over/under advice for Week 14 contests in one handy file.

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Did Carr blow his MVP chances? (1:10)

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Bill Belichick on signing WR Griff Whalen: "He's been more of an inside receiver. Has done some returning. We'll see."

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Raiders lose and the Patriots benefit from it (1:48)
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How does Gronk's injury affect Pats' Super Bowl Chances? (0:31)
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How the White Sox nabbed 30 wins in a week

White Sox GM Rick Hahn reaped kudos for his move to rebuild. But by trading today's stars for tomorrow's, how much do his deals stand out from others' transactions at the winter meetings?

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Soderberg's goal puts Avs out of reach (0:23)
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Ravens face tough matchup against Patriots (1:04)

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (groin strain) declared himself out for Friday's game against the Toronto Raptors. Speaking to reporters at a community event on Thursday, Thomas said: "I won't be playing [Friday]. But [his Celtics teammates will] be ready. I'm going to do whatever I can to get back out there on the court. It's eating me alive to not be able to participate, not to be able to play, but I gotta be smart about this because i don't want this to linger on for the rest of the season."

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Pablo Sandoval preparado para su 'renacimiento' en 2017

Sandoval insiste en que está listo para aprovechar al máximo la segunda oportunidad que está a punto de recibir de los Medias Rojas de Boston. Leer

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

The Patriots have agreed to terms on a one-year deal with WR Griff Whalen. He helps fill void created by Danny Amendola ankle injury.

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Aging Pats backfield duo still gets it done

From 21 to 44 (with a few unaccounted for in the 40s), Kevin Seifert picked out the NFL's best players at every age. LeGarrette Blount (30) and a certain No. 12 (39) took the crowns for their respective groups. Best at every age

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

On what attracted him to the Red Sox, Mitch Moreland said, "I felt like I could fit in and try to help make that goal happen of winning a championship. That's the main goal for me. I feel like we've got a great opportunity here -- and that was before the (Chris) Sale news broke, too. That just shows you that we're in it and trying to go all out to make that happen."