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Follow live: Surging Mets on a roll in Miami

The Mets lead big over the Marlins following a sweep of the Nats, putting themselves in good position to seize first place in the NL East for themselves.

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2hJohn Keim

Redskins WR Jackson: 'No one can stop me'

When DeSean Jackson was asked Monday how one teammate, cornerback Chris Culliver, challenged him in practice, the wide receiver made one point clear: "I don't think no one can guard me."

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Rousey KO's Correia in claymation (0:29)
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8hDarren Rovell

Sources: Adidas makes $200M bid for Harden

Adidas has submitted a bid of $200 million over 13 years to sign Rockets forward James Harden, whose deal with Nike recently expired, sources told ESPN.com.

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Romo, Witten Conversation (5:07)
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Sports Matter: Episode 1 presented by DICK'S Sporting Goods (4:00)
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Someone get this kangaroo a putter (0:30)
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Price, Blue Jays roll Twins (1:07)
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Butler's one-handed grab (0:15)
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Goalkeeper eats burger thrown by fan (0:35)
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Face to Face: Missy Franklin (4:11)
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8hBuster Olney

Mets fans deserve standing ovation

It was largely the passion of Mets fans -- their declared frustration, their anger -- that drove their team's front office to make changes in Queens.

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22hSteve Wulf

How MLB deflated potential equipment scandal

Remember The Great Glove Grapple of 1990? Probably not, because unlike the NFL with Deflategate, MLB took the air out of rampant mitt growth without creating controversy, Steve Wulf writes.

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Yasiel Puig: This Is SportsCenter (Walk-up Music) (0:30)
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Fitzgerald: Need to finish games (2:04)
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Olivia Munn and Aaron Rodgers work out, part 2 (0:13)
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5hJohn Clayton

Clayton: 49ers run game still a focus

In San Francisco, an efficient running game was a constant during the Jim Harbaugh years. Everything has changed, but the focus on the run game shouldn't, as John Clayton explains.

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Bills suspend O-line coach Kromer for 6 games

The Bills announced the suspension of offensive line coach Aaron Kromer for the first six games of the season, the penalty for a July incident that led to assault charges for Kromer and his son.

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Star Lotulelei carted off with injured foot (0:39)
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How will they line up: Premier League season preview 2015-16 (2:52)
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Mel Kiper Jr.'s tire woes (2:23)
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Green-Beckham feeling healthy, focused (1:42)

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Patriots' new-look defense
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Darrelle Revis, Brandon Browner, Vince Wilfork? All gone. Malcolm Butler, get ready. "Can he step up and be the guy ... You'll never forget about Revis, but you're going to always remember [the Super Bowl INT]," Antonio Pierce says.

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The 'Taylor Swift of boxing' returns
Boxing 

USA boxer Cam Awesome discusses if he has a violent streak and his fighting style: “I’d like to quote the great Kenny Powers and say, ‘Fundamentals are crutches for the untalented,’ so I made up everything I did on my own.”

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Tough love: RB's mom won't wear jersey

“You’ve got to show me a little something, but it won’t be this year,” said Carmen Gordon, mother of Chargers rookie Melvin Gordon. “He's got to earn it. ... So you might see me in the stands, but I won’t have the jersey on. I did the same thing in college because I just want to hear what people are saying.”

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ICYMI: Jordan has ice water in his veins
NBA 

Michael Jordan, the king in the clutch during his NBA career, drained another buzzer-beater to beat Jimmy Butler in a shooting contest at Jordan's camp. Yes, he's still got it.

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Mets push lead to double digits in Miami
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Yoenis Cespedes hit his 3rd double of the game, driving in 2 more runs to bring his RBI total to 4 on the day. He then scored on a wild pitch to put the Mets up 10-0 in the 6th. It's the 2nd time New York has scored double-digit runs since the All-Star Break. They had 2 such games in the entire 1st half this year. Follow live

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Cubs catcher showing off his cannon
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David Ross picked off Pirates 3B Aramis Ramirez leading off first base in the second inning -- and that was the last out before the rain delay started.

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Yeah, those clouds look angry

The Cubs and Pirates only got to the bottom of the second inning before rain came in and delayed the scoreless game in Pittsburgh at 7:46 p.m. ET. The series opener is still in a delay.

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Rousey-Correia beatdown in claymation

Bethe Correia was a lot of talk before her UFC 190 fight against Ronda Rousey. But once she got in the ring it was lights out.

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Flores paying off in New York
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Mets SS Wilmer Flores, who was in tears last week when he thought he was traded to Milwaukee, has 3 extra-base hits and 3 RBIs in 4 games since the trade deadline. Flores had 1 extra-base hit and 2 RBIs in his previous 16 games.

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Braves show life in Atlanta

After four Giants homers put the Braves in a 6-0 hole, Jace Peterson smoked a three-run shot to cut the deficit in half, and Nick Markakis added an RBI single. It's 6-4, Giants. Follow live

Padres regain lead in second inning

With two outs and no men on, the Padres strung together back-to-back walks, a Tyson Ross RBI single and an Alexi Amarista 2-run triple to go up over the Brewers 4-2. Follow live

Do you want fries with that?
Soccer 

When opposing fans threw a cheeseburger at goalie Juan Carlos Olave during a match, he did the only thing he could: He took a bite. Now if only they'd throw a soda so he could wash it down.

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McCullers doesn't get out of 1st inning

Adrian Beltre hit a 2-run triple and Shin-Soo Choo launched a 2-run homer to make quick work of Astros starter Lance McCullers, who recorded just one out before being pulled. McCullers allowed 7 hits and a career-high 6 runs in his brief outing. Texas leads 6-2 after the 1st inning. Follow live

Mets double lead, chase Koehler

RBI doubles from Yoenis Cespedes and Wilmer Flores in the 5th inning pushed New York's lead to 6-0 in Miami and ended Tom Koehler's outing after 4 1/3. Kelly Johnson knocked in Flores to make it 7-0 as they head to the bottom of the 5th. Follow live

Freddie Freeman exits early in Atlanta

The Braves 1B has left the game with a right oblique injury, per the team. He was 0-for-2. Chris Johnson has replaced him with the Braves trailing the Giants 6-0 in the sixth. Follow live

Aaron Rodgers kicks it with Munn
NFL 

While Olivia Munn has been preparing to play Psylocke in the next X-Men movie, the Packers QB has been crashing her workout videos, this time showing off some serious boxing skills.

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Yasiel Puig: This Is SportsCenter
MLB 

The Dodgers' OF doesn't only have walk-up music during home games, he also has it during staff meetings. Stan Verrett tries to follow suit.

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Padres, Brewers each score in 1st inning
MLB 

Padres 3B Yangervis Solarte put San Diego on the board first with a solo HR, but Brewers 1B Adam Lind's RBI single tied it up in the bottom of the frame, and after Tyson Ross' throwing error on a pickoff attempt, the Brewers lead 2-1. Follow live

MLB 

Putting Rousey's speed into perspective

Just how fast does Ronda Rousey take care of business in the Octagon? Her last four fights lasted a total of 130 seconds. That's enough time for Usain Bolt to run a 100-meter race 13 times. 130 seconds in other sports

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Pete Rose hopeful for HOF eligibility
MLB 

"I'm the one who made the mistake. If I'm ever given a second chance, I'll be the happiest guy in the world," Rose told a crowd during a radio appearance with the Carmen & Jurko Show on ESPN 1000 this afternoon.

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