SEC defines QB 'strike zone' for defenders

ESPN Sports Feed - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:41
In a move to further protect players from dangerous hits, the SEC has defined a "strike zone" from below the neck to above the knees in which an unabated defender is allowed to tackle an "offensive player in a passing posture."
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Spurs' Leonard withdraws from Team USA

ESPN Sports Feed - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 09:34
Kawhi Leonard withdrew from consideration for the U.S. basketball team's roster for the FIFA World Cup, saying he's learned he needs to take a break after watching the struggles Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili have had after playing during the summer.
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Spoelstra: 'No regrets' about LeBron decision

ESPN Sports Feed - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 08:33
Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra says he has no ill will toward LeBron James.
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Sources: Stephenson to Charlotte for $27M

ESPN Sports Feed - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 06:09
Lance Stephenson has signed a three-year, $27 million deal to play for the Charlotte Hornets, according to league sources.
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Mayweather on Rousey: Not sure who 'he' is

ESPN Sports Feed - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 05:05
Whether offensively sincere or simply uninformed, Floyd Mayweather Jr. doesn't think much of the UFC's Ronda Rousey.
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'Groove' not in Wainwright's heart vs. Jeter

ESPN Sports Feed - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 01:37
Derek Jeter was a huge hit from the very start in his final All-Star game. OK, so maybe National League starter Adam Wainwright threw something juicy for Jeter to hit.
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Trout, Jeter own stage as AL prevails in ASG

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 23:03
Derek Jeter soaked in the adulation from fans and players during one more night on baseball's national stage, set the tone for the American League with a pregame speech and delivered two final All-Star hits.
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Silver: D. Sterling may not be out by season

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 22:55
NBA commissioner Adam Silver addressed media after the NBA's Board of Governors meeting with a variety of information on how the NBA product might improve.
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Sources: Anthony took less than max deal

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 22:08
Carmelo Anthony's new five-year contract with the New York Knicks is worth $124 million, $5 million less than the maximum, according to ESPN New York sources.
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Hardy guilty on 2 counts of domestic violence

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 22:04
Panthers Pro Bowl defensive end Greg Hardy was found guilty Tuesday night of assaulting a female and communicating threats.
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Parsons: No disrespect intended for Rockets

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 21:56
Chandler Parsons sought to clarify Tuesday his comments of a day earlier in which he said the Houston Rockets had offended him, stopping short of an apology while expressing gratitude toward the team that brought him to the NBA in the 2011 draft.
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Napier: Not responsible for unfollowing James

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 21:50
Miami Heat rookie Shabazz Napier disavowed any knowledge that his Twitter account unfollowed LeBron James and deleted a series of tweets following James' decision to join the Cleveland Cavaliers.
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SportsCenter desk put up for charity auction

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 21:33
The desk that has been a piece of scenery over the past decade on more than 32,000 ESPN shows, including SportsCenter, will have a new owner Wednesday.
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Source: Miller takes less, joins LeBron, Cavs

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 16:41
Free agent Mike Miller has committed to take a less lucrative deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers to rejoin LeBron James, a source close to the situation told
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Mark of a champion: NBA tops to reflect titles

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 16:03
All NBA teams that have won a championship will wear a small gold tab on their back jersey collars starting with the 2014-15 season, according to images obtained from an adidas retail catalog that began circulating on the Internet on Tuesday afternoon.
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Selig, PA aim to end smokeless tobacco use

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 15:50
Commissioner Bud Selig and Players Association executive director Tony Clark both want MLB to ultimately eliminate the use of smokeless tobacco in the game.
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Sources: Warriors still eye Love; sides apart

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 15:16
The Timberwolves and Warriors have continued to discuss a Kevin Love trade, but the teams remain unable to agree on the framework of a deal with Golden State still unwilling to include Klay Thompson, according to sources close to the process.
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Sources: Wiz to get Humphries from Celtics

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 15:04
The Washington Wizards are set to acquire veteran forward Kris Humphries as part of a sign-and-trade deal with the Boston Celtics, sources confirmed to
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LB: Broncos were 'scared' of Seahawks' D

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 14:57
Seattle Seahawks middle linebacker Bobby Wagner believes the Denver Broncos were intimidated by his team's defense from the start of their 43-8 Super Bowl XLVIII loss to Seattle.
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Report: Wade, Heat agree to 2-year contract

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 14:01
Dwyane Wade has agreed to a new long-term contract with the Miami Heat and is expected to finalize it as early as Tuesday, sources told
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