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Jameis Winston's contact with official did not warrant unsportsmanlike penalty, ACC says

espn.go.com — The contact between Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston and an official in Saturday's Boston College game was "incidental and insignificant" and did not warrant an unsportsmanlike penalty, said the ACC's coordinator of officials. With the scored tied at 17-17 and 5:20 left in the third quarter, an official stood between Winston and center Cam Erving to prevent the Seminoles (No.
Nov 23, 2014

RT @slmandel: RT @McMurphyESPN: ACC says contact b/w Jameis Winston & official in BC game "incidental & insignificant” http://t.co/6kWBlSJu…

Nov 23, 2014

RT @McMurphyESPN: ACC says contact b/w Jameis Winston & official in BC game "incidental & insignificant” bit.ly/1yJohtR

Nov 23, 2014

... RT @McMurphyESPN: ACC says contact b/w Jameis Winston & official in BC game "incidental & insignificant” espn.go.com/college-footba…

Nov 23, 2014

RT @McMurphyESPN: ACC says contact b/w Jameis Winston & official in BC game "incidental & insignificant” espn.go.com/college-footba…

Boston Red Sox in talks to acquire free agent Hanley Ramirez

espn.go.com — ESPN.com news services The Boston Red Sox are in advanced talks with Hanley Ramirez about signing the free agent infielder, according to WEEI.com of Boston. A deal could possibly come together quickly, the sports ration station reported on Sunday, with talks with the former Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop coming on the heels of Boston's reported offer last week to free-agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval.
Nov 24, 2014

Red Sox, Hanley Ramirez finalizing $90 million deal. es.pn/1vfTWE7

Nov 24, 2014

This got me very excited for a second RT @ArashMarkazi: Red Sox, Manny Ramirez finalizing $90 million deal. es.pn/1vfTWE7

Nov 24, 2014

Red Sox, Manny Ramirez finalizing $90 million deal. es.pn/1vfTWE7

'Batman' takes on 'Riddler' in minor league hockey fight

espn.go.com — 'Heroes Night' promotion leads to awesome, inevitable fight.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @SportsCenter: Holy hockey fight, Batman! Minor league tussle takes turn for surreal thanks to some Caped Crusader-themed jerseys. es.pn/11pLkip

Nov 23, 2014

RT @SportsCenter: Holy hockey fight, Batman! Minor league tussle takes turn for surreal thanks to some Caped Crusader-themed jerseys. es.pn/11pLkip

Lydia Ko's Success At 17 Is Unprecedented -- So Is Payday

espn.go.com — NAPLES, Fla. -- You're not supposed to be able to do stuff like this in golf before your 18th birthday. This isn't gymnastics or tennis, where young kids regularly do big things and have for a long time.

T.Y. Hilton of Indianapolis Colts scores TD in honor of newborn daughter, cradles ball in end zone

espn.go.com — Enlarge INDIANAPOLIS -- Indianapolis Colts receiver T.Y. Hilton followed through with a touchdown for his newborn daughter. Hilton caught a 73-yard touchdown from Andrew Luck in the third quarter Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Once he got into the end zone, the receiver cradled the football as if it was his baby daughter.
Nov 23, 2014

YEs! My fantasy pics r still good! RT @SportsCenter: Colts beat Jaguars, 23-3. T.Y. Hilton scores 73-yard TD, . bit.ly/159I8cN

Nov 23, 2014

Hilton comes through with TD for baby daughter es.pn/1veGQa4 via @espnnfl

'E:60' - Girl With MS A Top Runner - Video - ESPN

m.espn.go.com — E:60's Lisa Salters reports on the death of Jonathan Ferrell, the investigation that followed, his family's fight for justice, and how one case can shed light on a topic, race, and the use of deadly force by police, that has sparked a national debate.

Dallas Cowboys vs. New York Giants

scores.espn.go.com — EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Eli Manning threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to rookie Odell Beckham Jr. and the New York Giants grabbed a 7-3 lead over the Dallas Cowboys after the first quarter on Sunday night. The touchdown pass capped a 13-play, 80-yard drive after New York's defense forced a three-and-out on Tony Romo and the Cowboys' opening possession.

New England Patriots show they can win in variety of ways

espn.go.com — FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- There was considerable discussion about what New England Patriots running back Jonas Gray would do for an encore after rushing for 201 yards, being named AFC player of the week and landing on the cover of a national sports magazine.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @MikeReiss: On @ESPNBoston, columnist Jackie MacMullan writes: "The Patriots have morphed into the NFL's most adept chameleons." es.pn/1uQXFYT

Frank Caliendo Invades The 'NFL Matchup' Studio

espn.go.com — ESPN Video: Sal Paolantonio and Merril Hoge break down the film to determine how and why Ron Jaworski injured his hand before the show's taping.

Brees Ready For Monday Night

espn.go.com — ESPN Video: Mike Tirico speaks to QB Drew Brees and previews the "Monday Night Football" matchup between the Saints and the Ravens.

New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson pledges $11 million to Pro Football Hall of Fame

espn.go.com — By Mike Triplett | ESPN.com METAIRIE, La. - New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson has pledged $11 million to the Pro Football Hall of Fame -- the largest contribution by any individual in the Hall's 51-year history, the Hall of Fame said in a statement.
Nov 23, 2014

#Saints owner Tom Benson pledges $11 million to Pro Football Hall of Fame -- largest in Hall history es.pn/11MWhun via @espnnfl

Patriots owner Robert Kraft's Nikes on sale Monday

espn.go.com — By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft's Nike shoe is hitting the market Monday morning. Bet you never thought you would read that sentence.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @ESPNBoston: Patriots owner Robert Kraft's Nikes on sale Monday es.pn/1xqq7h1

Game Balls: Washington at San Francisco

espn.go.com — ESPN Video: Niners reporter Paul Gutierrez' game ball goes to Aldon Smith, who made his first start of the season and made life miserable for Robert Griffin III. Alfred Morris gets the nod from John Keim after rushing 21 times for 125 yards.

Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. makes incredible one-handed touchdown catch

espn.go.com — AP Photo/Julio Cortez Odell Beckham Jr. made a circus TD catch despite a defender being called for pass interference. EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- In Week 12 of a lost New York Giants season, rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. made the greatest catch I have ever seen.
Nov 24, 2014

If you haven't seen Odell Beckham Jr's catch today, do it now. good lord. goo.gl/XyTshz

Desmond Trufant competes with Josh Gordon, but defense doesn't finish

espn.go.com — ATLANTA -- The passion was evident in Desmond Trufant's tone as his lip quivered with every response. One could tell how much the Atlanta Falcons cornerback wanted this one; how badly he wanted to make a difference on defense. Trufant had the undesirable task of tracking Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon for most of the day.
Nov 23, 2014

Desmond Trufant competed with Josh Gordon but he would have preferred a defensive stop on the last drive. es.pn/1uQZN2T

Scalpers seek up to $125 for free Buffalo Bills ticket

espn.go.com — DETROIT -- Minutes after the Lions made free tickets available for Monday night's rescheduled game between the Buffalo Bills and New York Jets, fans were being turned away from the box office at Ford Field. The team originally planned on distributing tickets from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Nov 23, 2014

Funny @mikerodak: Scalper tells me outside Ford Field this morning he's asking $125 for free Bills-Jets tickets: es.pn/1xnffAB

Nov 23, 2014

Well, well. Detroit folks want to see the Bills/Jets: Scalpers seek up to $125 for free Bills ticket es.pn/1vdqD53 #ROC #Bills

Robert Griffin III of Washington Redskins faces hook if ineffective vs. San Francisco 49ers

espn.go.com — If Jay Gruden's stinging words this week about quarterback Robert Griffin III have not resonated, team sources tell ESPN that the Washington Redskins coach is prepared to speak louder if the third-year quarterback does not perform more consistently Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers.

NBA Relative Percent Index

espn.go.com — Take a look at these 2014-2015 NBA teams ranked by ESPN.com's pro basketball Relative Power Index.
Nov 23, 2014

An important, unnoticed stat: Strength of Schedule. The Kings? one of the hardest in NBA. The west leaders? well.. espn.go.com/nba/stats/rpi/…

Falcons foiled as offense falters late in fourth quarter

espn.go.com — ATLANTA -- Roddy White thought victory was in hand. He truly did. With 4 minutes, 59 seconds left in regulation on Sunday and his Atlanta Falcons trailing the Cleveland Browns 23-21, White figured the momentum had just turned in the Falcons' favor.
Nov 23, 2014

Roddy questions tempo, Ryan talks misfires, Smith explains TO & Joe Haden wonders why Falcons didn't hit the sticks. es.pn/1qXeGRu