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Longtime ESPN sportscaster Stuart Scott dies at 49

The longtime sportscaster known for catchphases that became part of the lexicon of sports, has died of cancer.

Oregon wide receiver Darren Carrington, front, scores under pressure by Florida State defensive back Trey Marshall during the second half of the Rose Bowl NCAA college football playoff semifinal, Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015, in Pasadena, Calif.

This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of sport's biggest plays and the stories you may have missed this week.

Ohio State players cheer after the Sugar Bowl NCAA college football playoff semifinal game against Alabama, Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015, in New Orleans. Ohio State won 42-35.

Buckeyes rally and Ducks rout in college semis

The Ohio State Buckeyes and Oregon Ducks earned victories in the Sugar and Rose Bowls on Thursday, booking spots in the national championship.

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Major upsets of 2014

A look back at some of the biggest losses in sports this year.

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Sports scandals leave cloud over memorable 2014

Sports were smeared by a series of scandals that exposed the ugly underbelly of the games people love.

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Head of Ravens security charged with sex offense

Darren Sanders, the head of the NFL team's security, faces charges stemming from a Dec. 14 incident.

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Giants ace wins honor

Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner has been named Male Athlete of the Year following his tremendous postseason.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the top sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Dec. 31.

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Suh has one-game ban overturned

The Detroit Lions defensive tackle is now eligible for Sunday's NFC wildcard game.

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Harbaugh: Return to Michigan is a ‘homecoming’

Former 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh has signed a deal to return to his alma mater as head coach of the Wolverines.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Tuesday, Dec. 30.

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Suh suspended for playoff game

Suh was penalized for stepping on the leg of Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers.

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Top seeds bring plenty of Super Bowl experience

A powerful playoff field will kick off this weekend, headed by teams with recent Super Bowl experience.

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Jets, Bears, Falcons can head coaches

Rex Ryan, Mike Smith, and Marc Trestman have been fired after disappointing seasons.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Dec. 29.

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Michael Sam: There are other gay NFL players

Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team, says he is not the only homosexual in pro football.

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Harbaugh leaving 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers and head coach Jim Harbaugh have parted ways.

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Seahawks take NFC top seed, Packers, Panthers win

The defending Super Bowl champions claimed the top seed in the NFC playoffs.

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Royalties won’t ‘Stay’ with Sam Smith

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Tom Petty "Won't Back Down" over the similarities between his 1989 hit and the Grammy-nominated "Stay With Me."

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Phillip Phillips wants to be ‘free’

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The "American Idol" winner wants to be released from recording and merchandising deals linked to the TV talent show.

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Emma Watson is Belle in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

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The former "Harry Potter" star will play the princess in a live-action version of the Disney film.

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Seekers of the Hollywood Sign disrupt nearby neighborhood

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Like pilgrims flocking to a holy shrine, they come from all over the world to pay homage to a symbol of celebrity.