Browsing Archives of - 2017 November

Texans receiver Will Fuller broke his collarbone in the preseason and missed Houston’s first three games.

Chicago has allowed 300 yards or less in each of its last five games — a stretch that included three wins, including one each against Ben Roethlisberger and Cam Newton. Holding the Panthers to 293 yards in over 38 minutes in Week 7 was especially impressive. Veteran Akiem Hicks, former second-rounder Eddie Goldman, fast-rising youngster... Read More »

Just how good is Shohei Ohtani, anyway?

He’s also allowed just 24 home runs (0.4 per nine) and a mere 384 hits, an impressive 6.4 per nine innings. In other words, Ohtani has the profile you’d expect from an accomplished young star with a triple-digit fastball. As a hitter, he has a career .286/.358/.500 slash line and has played a good deal... Read More »

Colin Kaepernick Jersey will now find himself sitting across from the team owners he has accused of blackballing him.

Two sources told Yahoo Sports that Kaepernick has agreed to attend a meeting between a coalition of NFL players and owners sometime next week, in which the two sides will continue talks about the league’s engagement in social activism efforts. It’s the second time he has been invited to the meetings by members of the... Read More »

Howard, Hornets rally to beat Wizards 129-124 in overtime

Dwight Howard had 26 points and 13 rebounds, including a key block at the end of regulation and a crucial offensive rebound in overtime, in the Charlotte Hornets’ 129-124 victory over the Washington Wizards on Wednesday night. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist added a driving layup and Lamb buried a jumper from just beyond the foul line to... Read More »

2017 NFL trade deadline tracker: Latest deals, reaction

Benjamin will be reunited with Bills coach Sean McDermott and general manager Brandon Beane, both of whom used to work in Carolina. His arrival gives quarterback Tyrod Taylor a No. 1 receiver after Buffalo dealt away top receiver Sammy Watkins in August. Without Watkins, the team’s receivers have caught 45 passes for 594 yards, the... Read More »

This was supposed to be a happy story.

To come out to Vegas and cover the first home game of the city’s first major league sports team. Inaugural games are often fraught with mixed feelings. It’s hard to watch the L.A. Chargers without thinking of the fans left behind in San Diego. It will feel the same way when the Raiders eventually kick... Read More »

Marlins Man is everywhere, so it’s only right that he should make an appearance at your Halloween party.

Has there ever been a 6-2 team heading into its bye with three legitimate possibilities to start at quarterback the rest of the way? You could make the case that it’s crazy to take Case Keenum out while the Vikings are winning, but he’s 25th in the league in touchdown passes and 22nd in yards... Read More »

Saints RB Mark Ingram feels like he let team down after two fourth-quarter fumbles in win

Mark Ingram didn’t mince words after his two fourth-quarter fumbles nearly cost the New Orleans Saints their fifth straight victory. Ingram was on his way to becoming the MVP of New Orleans’ win on Sunday before his first fumble came with 7:32 remaining and the Saints leading 17-6. Until that point, he had 15 carries... Read More »

The Lonzo Ball Revolution Won’t Happen Overnight

After months of overeager-dad generated hype, Lonzo Ball’s actual NBA debut Thursday left a lot to be desired. Those who stayed up late on the East Coast were treated to a blowout, with the Clippers maintaining their status as the top dog in L.A. with a 108–92 win. Ball, expected to help bring the Lakers... Read More »

J.T. Barrett throws record-setting 91st TD pass of Ohio State career

“We don’t care about what anyone else thinks about J.T. because we know what we think about J.T. and what he brings to the table,” McLaurin said. Barrett finished the day 33-of-39 passing for 328 yards and four TDs. He also had 17 carries for 95 yards. “I’ve never had a kid play perfect, but... Read More »