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Ten things to watch for on MLB's trade deadline day

The aces are off the table, but here are 10 developments and rumors to watch for ahead of Friday's 4 p.m. ET trade deadline.

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Goodman: BYU's Rose juggles roster changes

BYU coach Dave Rose has the most fluid roster in college hoops with Mormon missionaries coming and going. It poses a challenge on the recruiting trail, but Rose has learned to deal with it.

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Four for the million (3:58)
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Dez: 'No pressure' after signing for $70 million

Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant says the $70 million contract he recently signed doesn't add pressure and that he's glad to be back with the team after skipping much of the offseason program.

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Faces of determination

Athletes at the Special Olympic World Games can really show that they're trying to be the best they can, such as Curacao's Argenis Ferrero before he captured silver in the 100-meter freestyle. Photo gallery

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Jayson Stark @jaysonst

In important Stuff That's Not Happening news, #Rockies are telling teams they'll revisit moving Carlos Gonzalez next month - or next winter

Seahawks keeping their core together
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Herm Edwards approves of QB Russell Wilson's four-year, $87.6M contract extension: "It's about winning. It's about what you bring to your football team."

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What's your MMA name?
MMA 

Every good fighter needs a sweet nickname. Will you be Dangerous Deadly Chainsaw or Hot Crazy Machete? It probably won't be enough to take down Ronda Rousey, but it's worth a shot. Name generator

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Rex Ryan not ready to name starting QB
NFL 

Said the Bills coach: "Every day you're evaluating."

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Savage: Talent trumps character
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Junior Galette has 22 sacks over the last 2 years and despite his off-the-field issues, the Redskins couldn't pass up signing him to a one-year deal.

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Montero: “Haren is not what he was, everyone knows that but the one thing that he has, and I would take it any day, is he has guts."

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I must have talked on radio or wrote about Haren about a dozen times. Here's his former catcher, Miguel Montero:

Rutgers captain reveals favorite band
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Darius Hamilton loves One Direction -- even if it is now down to four members. They must light up his world like nobody else.

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Wilson a top fantasy option for 2015
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Seahawks fans don't have to worry about Russell Wilson's contract anymore, but will he end up on your fantasy team this season? He enters the season as ESPN's No. 3-ranked fantasy QB. Play for free

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Reports: Marlins sending Haren to Cubs
MLB 

The Cubs are acquiring RHP Dan Haren from the Marlins, according to ESPN and multiple reports. He is 7-7 with a 3.42 ERA this season and 149-129 with a 3.75 ERA in his career.

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Eli not concerned by contract situation
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It's been an offseason of lucrative QB deals (just ask Russell Wilson) but Eli Manning isn't worried that he's still waiting on his own extension: "You'd have to ask the Giants or my agent. That's not my concern. I don't get too involved in that stuff."

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Blue Jays acquire RHP Mark Lowe
MLB 

The Mariners reliever is heading to Toronto, according to ESPN's Buster Olney. Lowe has a 1.00 ERA with 47 strikeouts in 36 innings this season.

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SportsCenter's Not Top 10
MLB 

There were many fielding gaffes this week, but the Class A player who forgot the key ingredient in a HR -- touching home -- is this week's worst play.

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Tiger makes move at Quicken Loans
Golf 

It took a majority of the 2015 season, but perhaps Tiger has found his game. Woods used a 5 under round today to move within a shot of the lead -- for the moment. Leaderboard

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Mike Golic pleads with Jets' Richardson
NFL 

"Look what happened to Jerome Brown. I can plead to Sheldon. Google it, Sheldon. Look at it. Read the story. Guy that was 27 years old, lived fast, had a good time, drove fast, and that’s how he was killed with his nephew. Driving fast in his Corvette. Car went out of control, flipped, hit a telephone poll. Both dead. That quickly. It’s over."

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Broncos' Elway 'excited' to have Kubiak
NFL 

John Elway is looking forward to the Broncos' season with coach Gary Kubiak: "He is the guy in control, in command."

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Buster Olney @Buster_ESPN

The Phillies have re-engaged the Jays on Ben Revere. Price could be dropping, as the deadline nears.

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Tiger Woods: "I hit the ball really well today. But I missed a few putts. This could have been a really low one."

Wilson better than his draft class
NFL 

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson, who signed a 4-year extension with Seattle today, has more postseason starts than all 5 of the quarterbacks drafted ahead of him combined.

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