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Buccaneers vs. Bears preview

When: 1 p.m. ET, Sunday Where: Soldier Field, Chicago TV: Fox The records scrub away some of the shine for Sunday's matchup at Soldier Field between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Chicago Bears, but the storylines involved remain interesting...Show More Summary

Daniel Handler announces donation to diverse children's book campaign

Author Daniel Handler, best known by his pen name Lemony Snicket, has again apologized for a racial joke he told at the National Book Awards, and is matching donations to an organization that promotes diversity in children's literat...

Aereo files for bankruptcy protection

Aereo Inc., the online video streaming service backed by businessman and Television Hall of Fame member Barry Diller, filed for bankruptcy protection on Thursday night, five months after an unfavorable Supreme Court ruling.

Kansas City Chiefs vs. Oakland Raiders: Full Report Card Grades for Kansas City

The Kansas City Chiefs had their five-game winning streak snapped after the winless Raiders stunned them 24-20. After trailing 14-0 to start off, the Raiders made it hard on the Chiefs. The Chiefs manufactured a comeback and scored 17 unanswered points. Show More Summary

College Football Picks Week 13: Odds and Spread Predictions for Top 25 Teams

The College Football Playoff selection committee shocked the nation with its Week 13 rankings, as 9-1 Alabama catapulted to the top, 9-1 Oregon remained in second following its bye week and undefeated Florida State dropped to third.Show More Summary

Bill Belichick: LeGarrette Blount 'excited' about opportunity

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – What type of impact might running back LeGarrette Blount make for the New England Patriots after signing a two-year deal with the team on Thursday? “That will be up to him, just like everybody else,” coach Bill Belichick said Friday morning. Show More Summary

Bills’ game against Jets moved to Detroit. Now they just have to get there.

The news that Sunday’s scheduled NFL game between the Buffalo Bills and New York Jets was being moved to Monday night in Detroit was seen as the best possible outcome for everyone. Orchard Park, N.Y., home of Ralph Wilson Stadium, has unofficially received an absurd 70 inches of snow, according to an accumulation map posted […]

Sio Moore apologizes for sack celebration vs. Chiefs

Oakland earned its first win of the year on Thursday night, but Moore had some explaining to do after the game for his antics. It took a year, but the Oakland Raiders finally got a win. After beating the Kansas City Chiefs 24-20 in the...Show More Summary

Lions vs. Patriots: Breaking Down Detroit's Game Plan

One week after playing the NFC's No. 1 seed in Arizona, the Detroit Lions head east to play the AFC's top dog in New England. What: Detroit Lions (7-3) at New England Patriots (8-2) When: Sunday, November 23, 1 p.m. ET Watch: Fox, Joe...Show More Summary

Will a recruiting non-power win the first College Football Playoff?

Teams that don't recruit at an elite level typically don't become great. But in a year in which even the elite recruiting teams aren't great, the chance for a non-traditional power to win it all seems high. So far in this college football season, there are no great teams. Show More Summary

Ron Parker upset with officiating calls

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Ron Parker was one of the victims on the Oakland Raiders' game-winning touchdown drive Thursday night. He was beaten for the TD, a 9-yard catch by James Jones. That’s a fact Parker didn’t dispute after the game. Show More Summary

La Bombonera Rocks Before Boca Juniors Host River Plate in Copa Sudamericana

Boca Juniors vs. River Plate is surely one of the biggest games in football, and there's no doubt that La Bombonera was rocking before the two teams clashed in last night's Copa Sudamericana match in Buenos Aires. Fireworks filled the...Show More Summary

Mike Golic Recreated the Kim Kardashian Naked Butt Photo, Enjoy

2 days agoSports : The Big Lead

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Mike Golic poses like Kim Kardashian, it cannot be unseen

A bet is a bet, paying off my wager to @Espngreeny #GolicButtPhoto — Mike & Mike (@MikeAndMike) November 21, 2014 Notre Dame lost to Northwestern so a bet needed to be settled. Finally we have an answer toShow More Summary

Adrian Peterson Fumes: ‘Don’t Compare Me To Ray Rice’

Adrian Peterson, the embattled Minnesota Vikings running back who was suspended for child abuse, is fuming mad at comparisons that he is in any way the same as Ray Rice. Rice, a former Baltimore Ravens star, is now more widely known for knocking out his then-girlfriend, now-wife Janay Rice. Show More Summary

Bowl Predictions 2014: Updated Playoff Projections and Odds on Brink of Week 13

If the rivalry games in Week 14 and the conference championships in Week 15 are the main courses on the way to the College Football Playoff, Week 13 is the appetizer that will feature tons of style points. Fans may be subjected to too...Show More Summary

ESPN’s Mike Golic Showed The World His Butt And He Should Apologize Right Now

2 days agoSports : With Leather


Despite Injury, Latavius Murray Proving Himself as Raiders' Most Talented Back

Four carries. Four carries is all it took for us to realize that Oakland Raiders running back Latavius Murray is by far the most talented back on the entire Silver and Black roster. It was a rainy, muddy, sloppy night of football filled with illicit passes, strong stretches of defense and gut-wrenching drives. Show More Summary

Kansas City Chiefs vs. Oakland Raiders: Video Highlights and Recap from Week 12

The red-hot Kansas City Chiefs looked to continue their playoff push on Thursday Night Football when they took on the Oakland Raiders. The Chiefs had won five straight after a 2-3 start to the season and took on a Raiders squad that had lost its first 10 games of the season and 16 straight games dating back to last season. Read more NFL news on

The Raiders Create A New Definition Of "Excessive Celebration"

2 days agoSports : Deadspin

The Raiders finally won a game Thursday night, but they wouldn't be the Raiders if it didn't come with a boneheaded, self-inflicted wound. Facing 3rd and 6 from the Oakland 45 with less than a minute left, Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith was sacked by Raiders linebacker Sio Moore. Show More Summary

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