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Frates' memorabilia auctioned for ALS support

Dozens of items of sports memorabilia collected by Peter Frates, whose battle with Lou Gehrig's disease helped spread the ALS ice bucket challenge, are being auctioned to help people still fighting the disease.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Jim Nantz (play-by-play), Tony Romo (analysis) and Tracy Wolfson (sideline) are on the CBS call for Sunday's Patriots-49ers game (4:25 p.m. ET). Most often with an NFC team coming to town, the game would be on Fox. But as part of flexible programming, it is indeed on CBS.

PTI: Brady Beats Rodgers

Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon discuss Aaron Rodgers' poor performance against Tampa Bay, the Patriots having a sub-.500 record, the Dodgers advancing to the World Series and much more.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Patriots offensive snaps vs. Denver: Damiere Byrd (55) and N'Keal Harry (51) are the top WRs, but the production doesn't match the playing time, especially for Harry (2 targets, 0 catches).

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Defensive snaps vs. Denver (with special teams on the right): CB Jason McCourty (31) started but then saw his role reduced after getting beaten deep. J.C. Jackson (46) mostly took his place.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Patriots inactives: QB Brian Hoyer, DT Carl Davis, CB Myles Bryant, TE Dalton Keene, RB J.J. Taylor. This means that Jarrett Stidham is now officially the No. 2 quarterback.

Former Red Sox OF fools entire stadium with this HR robbery (1:43)