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Ray Rice will argue that videotape of him assaulting fiancee was edited

espn.go.com — ESPN.com news services One of the chief arguments that Ray Rice will make in the appeal of his indefinite suspension is that the NFL extended his punishment on the basis of an edited videotape, sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
Sep 21, 2014

Sources: Rice appeal will cite edited TMZ tape es.pn/1qWRFg7 via @espnnfl

Sep 21, 2014

RT @SportsCenter: Ray Rice will appeal his indefinite suspension, saying NFL extended his punishment based on edited tape. MORE: es.pn/ZzvEZo

Sep 21, 2014

RT @ESPNNewYork: Ray Rice will argue that videotape of him assaulting fiancee was edited dlvr.it/6z65Mr

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Cal store sends email too early

espn.go.com — By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com [+] Enlarge An amazing comeback by the University of Arizona became a little bit more painful for Cal fans on Saturday night. An email sent by the athletic department's official store, sent moments before the Wildcats completed their comeback with a Hail Mary, congratulated the Bears on the win and offered 25 percent off the merchandise.
Sep 21, 2014

RT @darrenrovell: Official Cal store apologizes for sending "win" email moments before Hail Mary loss m.espn.go.com/ncf/story?stor… pic.twitter.com/c2jyHKXKCx

Sep 21, 2014

RT @darrenrovell: Official Cal store apologizes for sending "win" email moments before Hail Mary loss m.espn.go.com/ncf/story?stor… pic.twitter.com/c2jyHKXKCx

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NFL Nation Week 3 game balls

espn.go.com — Game balls awarded by NFL Nation reporters: LIONS 19, PACKERS 7 CHARGERS 22, BILLS 10 COWBOYS 34, RAMS 31 Tony Romo . Yes, he had an interception returned for a touchdown in the first half, but the Cowboys' quarterback looked far different from the way he played in the first two games.

Derek Jeter's farewell tour has hurt the New York Yankees

insider.espn.go.com — Jim McIsaac/Getty Images Despite poor statistics, Derek Jeter has remained at shortstop and in the No. 2 lineup slot. ST. LOUIS -- Some folks employed by the Baltimore Orioles in 1995 have spoken with reverence for what took place on Sept. 5 and Sept. 6, when Cal Ripken played in his 2,130th and 2,131st consecutive games.
Sep 21, 2014

RT @ChristinaKahrl: As Jeter Tour winds down, @Buster_ESPN points out how much damage it did es.pn/1obqOam How much responsibility rests with Girardi?

Sep 21, 2014

As Jeter Tour winds down, @Buster_ESPN points out how much damage it did es.pn/1obqOam How much responsibility rests with Girardi?

Seattle Seahawks vs. Denver Broncos

scores.espn.go.com — NFL Football Drive Chart: Final statistics from the Seattle vs. Denver game played on February 02, 2014
Sep 21, 2014

The Broncos gained fewer yards in the 1st half today (102) than they did in the Super Bowl (106) — scores.espn.go.com/nfl/drivechart…

Andy Dalton on first touchdown catch

espn.go.com — CINCINNATI -- Observed and heard in the locker room after the Cincinnati Bengals' 33-7 win over the Tennessee Titans: Dalton's TD catch his first: When reporters were allowed in the Bengals' locker room following Sunday's win, they flocked to receiver Mohamed Sanu's locker.
Sep 21, 2014

Here are a few observations from inside the #Bengals' post-game locker room. Dalton on his TD, Iloka on his half-INT espn.go.com/blog/cincinnat…

STRANGE BUT TRUE: Every point in the Raiders-Patriots game was scored by someone whose last name ends in "kows...

espn.go.com — STRANGE BUT TRUE: Every point in the Raiders-Patriots game was scored by someone whose last name ends in "kows...
Sep 21, 2014

STRANGE BUT TRUE: Every point in the Raiders-Patriots game was scored by someone whose last name ends in "kowski"... es.pn/1sfNpJV

Cushing: Felt like nothing was working

espn.go.com — Observed and heard in the locker room after the Houston Texans' 30-17 loss to the New York Giants. Cushing Coming back to MetLife Stadium was a bit eerie for inside linebacker Brian Cushing, who tore his ACL because of an illegal peel-back block on this field two years ago.
Sep 21, 2014

Cushing: Felt like nothing was working: Observed and heard in the locker room after the Houston Texans... es.pn/1mxg4Ii #Texans

SEC Power Rankings: Week 4

espn.go.com — It was a wild week in the SEC. Mississippi State dominated in Death Valley and then had to hold on as Les Miles and LSU tried to cook up another miracle. Alabama shook off some sloppy play early to outclass Florida in Tuscaloosa.
Sep 21, 2014

#Gators drop another spot to 11th in our Week 4 SEC Power Rankings: es.pn/1sfmkGW

Kansas City Chiefs

espn.go.com — KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs under coach Andy Reid are a better team on the road than at home. They are 6-4 counting playoffs away from Arrowhead Stadium with Reid as their coach, and though they have lost the past three, they easily could -- and probably should -- have won each game.
Sep 21, 2014

This game far from over. We all know no lead is safe with #Chiefs. But just gonna remind you of this: es.pn/1uQfQNh

Steve Smith thought he was best option

espn.go.com — Observed and heard in the locker room after the Baltimore Ravens' 23-21 victory over the Cleveland Browns: Give him the ball: Wide receiver Steve Smith was asked whether he knew he was going to get the pass just before he made the clutch 32-yard catch that put the Ravens in range for the winning field goal in the final minute of the fourth quarter.

John Harbaugh says Baltimore Ravens brass were united in initially keeping Ray Rice

espn.go.com — CLEVELAND -- Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh addressed ESPN's report on Ray Rice after the team's 23-21 win, saying he stood by the decision to not release the star running back in February. According to the ESPN report, Harbaugh urged team officials to cut Rice immediately after the first TMZ video was released in February.

Rapid Reaction: Jacksonville Jaguars

espn.go.com — JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A few thoughts on the Jacksonville Jaguars' 44-17 loss to Indianapolis at EverBank Field. What it means: The Blake Bortles era has begun in Jacksonville.

Rapid Reaction: Red Sox 3, Orioles 2

espn.go.com — BALTIMORE -- The Red Sox ran out of road here Sunday afternoon. With no October baseball on the schedule for the second time in three seasons, the Sox played their last game away from home Sunday and beat the Baltimore Orioles, 3-2, before a crowd of 38,329 in Camden Yards.

Drew Brees on Minnesota Vikings Hulk Hogan suplex

espn.go.com — NEW ORLEANS -- Observed and heard in the locker room after the Saints' 20-9 victory over Minnesota: Thanks for the penalty: After he had an hour to cool off, Drew Brees was laughing about the unnecessary roughness penalty that changed the course of Sunday's game.
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