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6hChantel Jennings

Dear Australia, thanks for the football

College football enjoyed an early opener in Australia, with Cal airing it out and routing Hawaii as neither team showed much regard for defense.

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Follow live: Spurs equalize on Rose's goal

Mauricio Pochettino and his Spurs take on Liverpool in a headline match from the final round of Premier League fixtures before the international break.

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Tottenham level against Liverpool after Rose's goal (0:49)
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Bryant's two homer night includes go-ahead shot (0:44)
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When in doubt, front flip over the defense (0:37)
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15hMichael Rothstein

$18K fine for Lions DT more than preseason pay

Detroit Lions lineman Kerry Hyder was fined $18,231 for his roughing penalty on Cincinnati quarterback A.J. McCarron -- a sum larger than his likely pay during training camp, a source says.

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Brady floats perfect pass for TD (0:37)
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Nats fan introduces the belly of distraction (0:21)
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Long snapper has perfect aim, knocking apple off someone's head (0:15)
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The Heisman Class of 2016

This year's Heisman race features four returning superstars: Christian McCaffrey, Deshaun Watson, Baker Mayfield and Leonard Fournette. Let's see how they compare using advanced stats.

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Dana White says Diaz/McGregor trilogy doesn't make sense (0:48)
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Mattias Karén ESPN FC 

Team sheets at Vicarage Road where Arsenal visit Watford. Ozil makes his first start of the season while Xhaka partners Cazorla in central midfield. Alexis starts up front again.

Miguel Delaney ESPN FC 

Chelsea Burnley teams

Broncos have choices at No. 2 QB
NFL 

Broncos QB Trevor Siemian will get the start Saturday night against the Rams, but the real intrigue is who will follow him, Paxton Lynch or Mark Sanchez. Backup needed

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NFL 

ESPN FC @ESPNFC

GOAL, SPURS! Danny Rose equalises with a great finish! Spurs 1-1 Liverpool

Long-snapper displays perfect aim
NCAAF 

This is what you call accuracy ... and a lot of trust.

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NCAAF 

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Can now confirm that the Falcons are bringing in veteran safety Dashon Goldson for a visit today, as NFL Network first reported. Goldson last with Redskins after stint with Bucs and 49ers. Falcons looking for help with first rounder Keanu Neal set to undergo knee scope Monday. Kemal Ishmael's progress from shoulder injury might indicate if Falcons turn to veteran such as Goldson.

Bob Pockrass NASCAR 

The first Sprint Cup practice of the morning is set to start at Michigan International Speedway. Teams are using the proposed 2017 aerodynamic package for the third time this season.

Glenn Price ESPN FC 

It's half-time at White Hart Lane and what a first half we've had. Liverpool lead 1-0 courtesy of a James Milner penalty. Both managers have been giving the fourth official an earful after having shouts for a spot kick turned down earlier on.

Gordon reminds us all he’s really good
NFL 

In his first game action since 2014, Browns WR Josh Gordon hauled in two passes for 87 yards and a touchdown.

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Raisman has Ortiz hold her medals
MLB 

Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman threw out the first pitch at Fenway Park, but before she did so she needed someone to hold onto the three medals she won in Rio. Here, take these, David Ortiz.

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Glenn Price ESPN FC 

Daniel Sturridge is on the substitutes bench for Liverpool this afternoon. Jurgen Klopp has decided to continue with his trusted front three of Philippe Coutinho, Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane. Elsewhere, Joel Matip partners Dejan Lovren in central defence for the first time in the Premier League.

Tell 'em how you really feel, John Wall
NBA 

John Wall wants his critics to know that he's only worried about things under his control, and not the contracts of teammate Bradley Beal and James Harden.

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NBA 

Flippin' awesome

File this one under: things you don't usually see on a football field.

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Bartolo Colon does it all for Mets
MLB 

Not only did Bartolo Colon pick up his 12th win of the season, he also recorded the second multi-hit game of his career -- and scored both times he got on base.

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MLB 

Diaz/McGregor trilogy? Not quite

UFC president Dana White says that a third fight for Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor doesn't make any sense.

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Hansen makes leaping catch in end zone
NCAAF 

Just like they drew it up: Cal QB Davis Webb found WR Chad Hansen on this beautiful 17-yard TD pass.

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Norman motivated by criticism
NFL 

Josh Norman admitted having extra motivation after another week where his talent was questioned.

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Big Ben hits Brown in stride for 57-yard TD
NFL 

Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown doing what they do best.

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LeGarrette Blount hurdles like he’s in Rio
NFL 

Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount takes the run and hurdles over Panthers safety Tre Boston en route to a 17-yard gain in the second quarter. Impressive.

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Dempsey sidelined with irregular heartbeat
Soccer 

Sounders interim head coach Brian Schmetzer talks about Clint Dempsey being sidelined with an irregular heartbeat.

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What has Dana White bought since UFC sale?

UFC president Dana White expresses his excitement about continuing to grow the company, and says he only added a new car with his profits from the sale because he needed it.

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