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D-III school suspends, bars player for cheap shot

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 14:51
Kewan Platt, a guard for Division III Fitchburg State, has been suspended indefinitely and barred from campus for a vicious elbow to the face of a Nichols College player during a game.

Bucs' JPP on playing Giants: 'I'm coming, man'

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 14:51
Jason Pierre-Paul, who was traded to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the offseason, said he's had the game against the Giants "checked off" since he left New York.

Which NBA chemistry experiments are working, and which aren't?

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 14:51
The Lakers are starting to find calm within the chaos, while the Sixers and Wolves have brand-new concerns. Who's acing and who's failing their chemistry exams?

Le'Veon Bell's novel plan could reset NFL's old power dynamics

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 14:51
Getting paid this year was never Bell's priority. He still could get what he wants in the long term while turning the NFL's economic model on its head.

Ravens QB Jackson: 'Very prepared' if starting

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 13:48
With Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco dealing with a hip injury, rookie Lamar Jackson said, "I feel like I'd be very prepared" if called on to start for Baltimore on Sunday.

Don't judge Le'Veon yet: How Bell could change old NFL thinking

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 13:48
Getting paid this year was never Bell's priority. He still could get what he wants long-term while turning the NFL's economic model on its head.

Every Top 25 team's best reason for optimism next season

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 13:48
Even though teams are still battling for College Football Playoff and New Year's Six bowl positions, it's never too early to look ahead to next season.

Adams, McKennie are U.S. midfield duo of the future

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 13:48
They're friends, they're products of the U-17 residency program and they're the future of the U.S. midfield. Meet Tyler Adams and Weston McKennie.

Big Ben texted Bell before deadline; no answer

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 11:47
Ben Roethlisberger, in a text to Le'Veon Bell prior to Tuesday's deadline, hoped the Steelers running back would show up but "wished him nothing but the best" if he didn't.

Pulisic: Rooney inspires; U.S. coach needs 'plan'

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 11:47
United States midfielder Christian Pulisic has said he can learn a lot from England's Wayne Rooney, while calling for a permanent USMNT coach.

The Eliminator: The 10 teams that can win it all

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 10:47
With two weeks left in the regular season, we're down to 10 teams with a chance to win the College Football Playoff -- thanks to an LSU chaos theory.

What's giving the Pelicans confidence in their basketball future

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 10:47
After enduring a rash of injuries and a six-game losing streak, there's never been more optimism about this team's potential.

What is the best knockout in UFC history?

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 10:47
Yair Rodriguez knocked out Chan Sung Jung with a brutal elbow in the final seconds on Saturday. Was it the best KO ever in the UFC?

Skins' Swearinger: Texans 'bashed my name'

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 09:37
The D.J. Swearinger revenge tour already includes wins vs. former teams Arizona and Tampa Bay. Those were warm-up acts for what takes place Sunday: a chance to beat the team the Redskins safety said bashed him like no other.

How nine teams are navigating their biggest chemistry questions

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 09:37
The Lakers are starting to find calm within the chaos, while the Sixers and Wolves have brand-new concerns. Who's acing and who's failing their chemistry exams?

How Nick Saban's 1968 title explains the legendary coach

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 09:37
Fifty years ago, Nick Saban won his first title, at West Virginia's Monongah High. His teammates remember a determined, cerebral leader who always thought three steps ahead. Sound familiar?

Trade demands: What Butler and Kawhi are showing the NBA

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 09:37
Why would an NBA superstar give up $70 million to switch teams? And how will Jimmy Butler help the Sixers?

The Pelicans are more confident than ever about their future

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 09:37
After enduring a rash of injuries and a six-game losing streak, there's never been more optimism about this team's potential.

Power Rankings: Numbers that matter for all 32 defenses

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 09:37
Amid another shake-up at the top of the NFL Power Rankings, we break down defensive stats for all 32 teams that tell the tale of the 2018 season.

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