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Nebraska's Behind-The-Back Grab

espn.go.com — ESPN Video: Nebraska wide receiver Jordan Westerkamp reached behind his back to grab a pass from Huskers QB Tommy Armstrong Jr.
Aug 30, 2014

RT @SportsCenter: Catch of the year already?!? Nebraska's Jordan Westerkamp goes BEHIND-THE-BACK to reel in this #SCtop10 grab. » es.pn/1qUo8SP

Aug 30, 2014

RT @SportsCenter: Catch of the year already?!? Nebraska's Jordan Westerkamp goes BEHIND-THE-BACK to reel in this #SCtop10 grab. » es.pn/1qUo8SP

Aug 30, 2014

RT @espn: It's only the 1st Saturday of the season & we already have a catch of the year candidate. Hello behind-the-back grab: http://t.co…

Aug 30, 2014

RT @espn: It's only the 1st Saturday of the season & we already have a catch of the year candidate. Hello behind-the-back grab: http://t.co…

Aug 30, 2014

RT @espn: It's only the 1st Saturday of the season & we already have a catch of the year candidate. Hello behind-the-back grab: http://t.co…

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Ball Boy Turns On His Jets

espn.go.com — ESPN Video: The Auburn ball boy nearly beat Auburn wide receiver Melvin Ray in a footrace as Ray caught a 49-yard touchdown.
Aug 30, 2014

That's awesome! @SportsCenter: Auburn WR Melvin Ray's 49-yard TD catch, but watch the ball boy.. Sign him up! es.pn/1qqZo3n

Aug 30, 2014

RT @CollegeGameDay: Red Lightning has some serious competition with this Auburn ball boy: es.pn/1puOxas

New Orleans Saints cut-down analysis

espn.go.com — Most significant move: Releasing cornerback Champ Bailey was the New Orleans Saints' biggest bombshell. But it ultimately shouldn't come as a shock. Bailey wasn't able to beat out fellow veteran Patrick Robinson for the No. 2 cornerback job.
Aug 30, 2014

Great take, 100% agree RT “@MikeTriplett: #Saints cut-down analysis: My thoughts on Bailey, Meachem and kickers es.pn/1nbgD5c

Aug 30, 2014

RT @MikeTriplett: #Saints cut-down analysis: My thoughts on Bailey, Meachem and kicker decisions es.pn/1nbgD5c

Aug 30, 2014

#Saints cut-down analysis: My thoughts on Bailey, Meachem and kicker decisions es.pn/1nbgD5c

Wisconsin 2014 Schedule - Badgers Home and Away - ESPN

espn.go.com — View the complete Wisconsin Badgers football team schedule on ESPN.com. Includes home and away, bye weeks, bowl schedules, and printable schedules.
Aug 30, 2014

Melvin Gordon 2k is O/U Iowa game. RT @MattBrownCFB Just going to look at that Wisconsin schedule again and….. bit.ly/1pWxjlM

Aug 30, 2014

Look at Wisconsin's schedule. If the Badgers win today, they could stay unbeaten for a good, long while. espn.go.com/college-footba…

Eastern Michigan sledgehammer entrance swings, misses

espn.go.com — During its season opener Saturday, Eastern Michigan entered the field by sledgehammering a concrete wall. At least they tried to. The wall did not go down quite as smoothly as the Eagles would've liked.
Aug 30, 2014

RT @dennisdoddcbs: This is the first thing I think of when I consider Eastern Mich football. espn.go.com/blog/ncfnation…

Aug 30, 2014

This is the first thing I think of when I consider Eastern Mich football. espn.go.com/blog/ncfnation…

U.S. dominates Finland in FIBA basketball worlds opener

espn.go.com — Associated Press BILBAO, Spain -- The U.S. held Finland without a basket in the second quarter, opening defense of its title with a 114-54 romp Saturday in the Basketball World Cup.
Aug 31, 2014

Team USA beat Finland by 59 pts at #fibaworldcup of hoops. Well short of 79 pt margin over S Korea in 1990. m.espn.go.com/general/story?…

New England Patriots

espn.go.com — The New England Patriots haven't just been busy formulating their 53-man roster, but they've also taken a closer look at some other available players over the last 24 hours.
Aug 30, 2014

RT @MikeReiss: In addition to forming initial 53-man roster, Patriots were busy working out 12 players, including QB Jeff Mathews: es.pn/1sS1oBh

Aug 30, 2014

RT @MikeReiss: In addition to forming initial 53-man roster, Patriots were busy working out 12 players, including QB Jeff Mathews: es.pn/1sS1oBh

Wes Welker of Denver Broncos to increase activity level after concussion

espn.go.com — By Jeff Legwold | ESPN.com ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker, who suffered a concussion in the Broncos Aug. 23 preseason game against the Houston Texans, will increase his activity level when the Broncos return to the practice field Monday as he continues to progress in the league's concussion protocol.

The Rays' next ace: Alex Cobb

espn.go.com — AP Photo/Patrick Semansky The Rays' Alex Cobb has been among the best pitchers in baseball this month. To describe Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Alex Cobb 's unusual windup, his pitching coach Jim Hickey has to actually go through the motion as he talks on the phone from his hotel room in Baltimore.
Aug 30, 2014

RT @msimonespn: My piece on Rays P Alex Cobb, who leads MLB in limiting hard-hit contact & also has one of the game's unique windups http:/…

Aug 30, 2014

My piece on Rays P Alex Cobb, who leads MLB in limiting hard-hit contact & also has one of the game's unique windups es.pn/1n96YMt

Aug 30, 2014

RT @msimonespn: .@RaysBaseball Alex Cobb leads MLB in hard-hit rate, has great changeup and 1 of MLB's most unusual windups. We talk es.pn/1n96YMt

Aug 30, 2014

.@RaysBaseball Alex Cobb leads MLB in hard-hit rate, has great changeup and 1 of MLB's most unusual windups. We talk es.pn/1n96YMt

2Q SDAK B. Marshall run for 53 yds,B. Marshall fumbled, recovered by SDako

espn.go.com — ESPN Video: Byron Marshall run for 53 yds Byron Marshall fumbled, recovered by SDako
Aug 31, 2014

RT @SportsCenter: Is that you, DeSean Jackson? Oregon's Byron Marshall drops ball before crossing goal line, losing apparent TD. es.pn/1tP5M6E

Western Carolina Catamounts vs. South Florida Bulls

scores.espn.go.com — NCAA College Football Video

Youngstown State Penguins vs. Illinois Fighting Illini

scores.espn.go.com — CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- It took a while but new quarterback Wes Lunt delivered a come-from-behind 28-17 win Saturday for Illinois over Youngstown State in a season opener. Lunt threw three late touchdowns for Illinois. The second was a 15-yarder to running back Josh Ferguson that put Illinois up for good 21-17.

Florida A&M Rattlers vs. Jackson State Tigers

scores.espn.go.com — JACKSON, Miss. -- DeSean McKenzie hauled in the winning touchdown in the final seconds to lift Jackson State to a 22-17 win over Florida A&M in the season opener for both teams Saturday night.
Aug 30, 2014

Jackson St wins a thriller over Florida A&M in Harold Jackson's debut. Last second 60-yard pass by Ivy for the win. scores.espn.go.com/ncf/recap?game…

Auburn Tigers 45, Arkansas Razorbacks 21

espn.go.com — Auburn compiled nearly 600 yards of offense in a 45-21 win over Arkansas.
Aug 30, 2014

@ESPN_SEC: Auburn 45, Arkansas 21 es.pn/1CeuBNi” another painful year for @tjholmes. He's gonna need more alcohol!

3Q OKST J. Walsh pass,to D. Glidden for 55 yds for a TD

espn.go.com — ESPN Video: FSU vs. OKST - OKST TD Pass