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Follow live: Cowboys and Redskins clashing in D.C. - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
Dallas and Washington are locked in a low-scoring battle for the top spot in the NFC East.

OKC's Westbrook set for season debut vs. Kings - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
The 0-2 Oklahoma City Thunder will welcome back former MVP Russell Westbrook on Sunday against the Kings.

Saints' Brees throws 500th career touchdown - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
Drew Brees has joined Peyton Manning, Brett Favre and Tom Brady as the only quarterbacks to throw 500 touchdowns.

Parker's agent calls Dolphins' Gase 'incompetent' - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
DeVante Parker's frustrating tenure with the Miami Dolphins has reached its apex, and now their 2015 first-round pick is a surprise inactive Sunday against the Detroit Lions.

Panthers' Reid calls Jenkins 'sellout' after scrap - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
Things got heated between Panthers safety Eric Reid and Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins before Sunday's game, and it spilled onto the field. After the game, Reid called Jenkins a "sellout."

Bortles benched, Jaguars lose temper after loss - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
The Jacksonville Jaguars benched quarterback Blake Bortles in the third quarter of Sunday's game against Houston after he committed his second fumble of the day.

Clemson replaces OSU at No. 2; App St. ranked - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
Clemson is back at No. 2 behind top-ranked Alabama while Ohio State tumbled out of the top 10, and Appalachian State is ranked in the AP poll for the first time in school history.

Josh Gordon's impact grows as Patriots hold on for win over Bears - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
The veteran receiver had four catches for 100 yards, including a 55-yarder in the fourth quarter, that helped the Pats build a decisive two-TD lead.

LeBron's L.A. coronation interrupted by the reality of conflict and challenges - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
For two hours, Staples Center looked like the NBA at the peak of its cultural power. Then it was hijacked by fisticuffs.

College football bowl projections after Week 8 - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
Ohio State's loss at Purdue helped move Michigan into playoff consideration in our latest projections. Find out where your team could go bowling.

College football Power Rankings: Does LSU have enough offense? - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
Michigan and Oklahoma push the Tigers out of the rankings' top five despite a win over Mississippi State. Questions remain about LSU's pass attack.

Vikings stretch past offensive struggles to beat Jets - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
The Vikings survived their own inability to execute offensively at times to win their third straight game and take over the top spot in the NFC North.

Eagles' late meltdown could come back to bite them - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
The Eagles' defense had blanked the Panthers through three quarters before they let the win slip away.

Despite 0-3 start, Texans lead AFC South after fourth straight win - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
Lamar Miller finally got the Texans' run game going against the Jaguars, and their defense dominated for the third straight game.

Three reasons the Red Sox will beat the Dodgers in the World Series - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
The Dodgers are loaded with talent and eager to avenge their 2017 World Series loss. But this Red Sox team? Well, it's truly something special.

Which NBA player had the best kicks in the first week of the season? - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
Loosened restrictions on sneaker colors was evident from the opening tip of the very first game of the season.

The numbers agree -- Melo and the Rockets are an odd fit - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
Last season, Houston reached the precipice using coach Mike D'Antoni's radical commitment to efficiency. Enter Carmelo Anthony, one of the NBA's least efficient stars.

City of Milan remains Inter's after Icardi's dramatic winner - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
Inter can continue to stroll around Milan with chests puffed out in the knowledge the city belongs to them, after their late win over the Rossoneri.

Powered by Puig, Dodgers muscle their way back to the World Series - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
Game 7 slugging and a little bit of swagger gave the Dodgers the lead they needed to finally get past the Brewers and return to the Fall Classic.

In the end, Dodgers' talent trumps Brewers' moves - Sun, 21 Oct 2018
Milwaukee took the series as far as it could get on smart tactics, but it couldn't dim L.A.'s star power in the NLCS.

College hoops power rankings: The debate for No. 1 is on - Fri, 19 Oct 2018
Kansas and Kentucky are loaded. Duke and UNC are in the mix -- as usual. But a couple of other contenders just might surprise you.

If GSP returns to MMA, whom should he face? - Tue, 16 Oct 2018
Georges St-Pierre said he will come back only for a fight that cements his legacy as one of the greatest ever. Whom would that be against? Our panel weighs the options.