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Joe Frazier corners Muhammad Ali during their WBC/WBA World

10 days ago   |   By SI Photos

Joe Frazier corners Muhammad Ali during their WBC/WBA World heavyweight title fight on March 8, 1971 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Referred to as The Fight of the Century, as it was the first time that two undefeated boxers fought each other for the heavyweight title, Frazier won by unanimous decision. Relentless, swarming and implacable with that terrible, swift left hook, “Smokin' Joe” reigned as the undisputed heavyweight champion from 1970 to 1973, and as an amateur won a gold medal at the 1964 Summer Olympics. Frazier was born on Jan. 12, 1944 and died of liver cancer on...
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L.A., N.Y. among 8 cities named for new XFL

L.A., N.Y. among 8 cities named for new XFL

10 days ago   |   By ESPN

Los Angeles, New York, Dallas, Houston, St. Louis, Seattle, Tampa and Washington, D.C. will have franchises in the new XFL, according to an announcement.
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Utah State Bowl History

Utah State Bowl History

Dec. 15, 2018 New Mexico Bowl - Utah State 52, North Texas 13 Dec. 29, 2017 Arizona Bowl - New Mexico St. 26, Utah St. 20, OT Dec. 22, 2015 Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Akron 23... Read more ...

Suns, Wizards figure out a Trevor Ariza trade without a Brooks

Suns, Wizards figure out a Trevor Ariza trade without a Brooks

The Suns managed to complete a trade without any Brooks at all. A day after a three-way deal between Phoenix, Memphis and Washington fell apart over confusion of whether the... Read more ...

Real Madrid on the march but hit 25-year low in front of goal

Real Madrid on the march but hit 25-year low in front of goal

The Blancos edged out Rayo Vallecano in their most recent outing, but they only had a Karim Benzema strike to show for their efforts on home soil Read more ...

Rivers, Fresno State top Arizona State in Las Vegas Bowl

Rivers, Fresno State top Arizona State in Las Vegas Bowl

LAS VEGAS - Ronnie Rivers rushed for 212 yards and two touchdowns, Anthoula "Tank" Kelly had a 70-yard interception return for a touchdown and No. 19 Fresno State beat Arizona... Read more ...

Bowl roundup: Tulane opens bowl season with win over Louisiana-Lafayette

Bowl roundup: Tulane opens bowl season with win over Louisiana-Lafayette

Darius Bradwell rushed for a career-best 150 yards and two touchdowns to lead Tulane to its first postseason victory in 16 years, a 41-24 win Saturday over intrastate rival... Read more ...

DeAndre Hopkins' heroics power Texans to late win over Jets

DeAndre Hopkins' heroics power Texans to late win over Jets

Houston boosted its chances of securing a first-round playoff bye by taking care of the Jets despite being served a late scare. Read more ...

Jesus double leads Man City past Everton 3-1

Jesus double leads Man City past Everton 3-1

Manchester City showed there was no lasting damage from last week's surprise defeat at Chelsea as the Premier League defending champions beat Everton 3-1 Read more ...

No. 20 Arizona State holds off surging Georgia

No. 20 Arizona State holds off surging Georgia

No. 20 Arizona State holds off surging Georgia 76-74. The Sun Devils got their first road win of the year. Read more ...

Wilson's return pushes NCA&T past Alcorn in Celebration Bowl

Wilson's return pushes NCA&T past Alcorn in Celebration Bowl

Lamar Raynard passed for 292 yards and two touchdowns and Malik Wilson returned a kickoff for the game-sealing touchdown Saturday as North Carolina A&T held off Alcorn State to... Read more ...

Bellator 213 Macfarlane vs. Letourneau results, live updates and...

Bellator 213 Macfarlane vs. Letourneau results, live updates and round-by-round scoring

Ilima-Lei Macfarlane defends her women's flyweight title against Valerie Letourneau in the main event of Bellator 213 from Honolulu on Saturday night, live on DAZN. Read more ...