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Rams, Raiders stay perfect; Justin Tucker’s record-setting FG boosts Ravens in NFL Week 3

The Rams took down defending Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay, and Justin Tucker made history for the Ravens in Detroit in a busy Week 3.
  • Sep 26, 2021

The 49ers are hurting at running back. Expect Kyle Shanahan’s running game to hum anyway.

The Shanahans, including father Mike, have almost always had success on the ground regardless of who was carrying the ball.
  • Sep 26, 2021

Red Wings’ Tyler Bertuzzi is ready to sit out games in Canada rather than be vaccinated

“Just personal choice, freedom of choice and life choice,” said the sixth-year forward, who could forfeit over $450,000 if he misses Detroit's nine games in Canada this season.
  • Sep 24, 2021

Investigation finds no evidence that Sharks’ Evander Kane bet on NHL games

The league said it "now considers that specific matter closed," but added that it will continue to look into allegations that Kane mistreated his estranged wife and that he behaved in an inappropriate manner with San Jose teammates.
  • Sep 22, 2021

Bryson DeChambeau addresses Brooks Koepka feud, taunts from fans as Ryder Cup looms

The longtime antagonists have had "some great conversations," said DeChambeau, who added that "it’s going to be fun to be able to have the crowd behind us" at the Ryder Cup.
  • Sep 21, 2021

Hundreds of female athletes call on Supreme Court to uphold abortion rights

“If women were to be deprived of these constitutional guarantees," an amicus brief stated, "the consequences for women’s athletics — and for society as whole — would be devastating.”
  • Sep 21, 2021

Cowboys, Cardinals win at the buzzer; Titans storm back to top Seahawks in a wild NFL Week 2

After a raft of injuries dotted the early slate of games, the late portion of the schedule got a bit crazy, with two games that came down to the wire and a big comeback for the Titans in Seattle.
  • Sep 19, 2021

Revamped Raiders look to prove there may be some method to Jon Gruden’s madness

Following several questionable decisions by Jon Gruden, an effective pass rush and some emergences on offense helped key a Week 1 comeback and have Las Vegas heading to Pittsburgh with a chance to improve to 2-0.
  • Sep 19, 2021

Notre Dame said Purdue’s drum couldn’t fit inside its stadium. Purdue brought it anyway.

Stadium renovations created a visitors' tunnel, which isn't big enough for the marching band's trademark to fit.
  • Sep 18, 2021

Bucks hire first full-time female TV play-by-play announcer for major U.S. men’s pro team

"I applaud the Bucks for taking the first steps toward making hires like this more of the norm in the NBA," said Lisa Byington, who has broken gender barriers during her career. "Because it’s time.”
  • Sep 16, 2021