Rams’ Jared Goff impresses in Bay Area homecoming – NFL.com

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — She had a skinny margarita in her hand and a knot in her stomach, a familiar feeling intensified by the circumstances. As Nancy Goff sat at a Mexican restaurant near Levi’s Stadium on Thursday afternoon and stole a quiet moment with her husband, Jerry, as they entertained a group of fellow […]

How Does Aaron Hernandez’s CTE Diagnosis Affect a Potential Lawsuit Against the NFL? – Sports Illustrated

Was Aaron Hernandez a murderer and a victim of suicide because he suffered from Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)? Are the New England Patriots and NFL liable for Hernandez’s CTE? These and related questions now take on legal significance. On Thursday, attorney Jose Baez, who along with Harvard Law School Professor Ronald Sullivan successfully defended Hernandez in […]

Brewers drop series-opening game to Cubs in 10 innings – FOXSports.com

MILWAUKEE — The pressure was on and Javier Baez delivered for the Chicago Cubs. Baez grounded a tying single with two outs in the ninth inning, Kris Bryant hit a two-run homer in the 10th and the Cubs widened their NL Central lead over Milwaukee, rallying past the Brewers 5-3 Thursday night. Chicago is now […]

Finally humbled, Cowboys’ Prescott, Elliott look to respond – FOXSports.com

FRISCO, Texas (AP) Dak Prescott didn’t need long to answer whether Dallas’ 42-17 loss to Denver was his most humbling day in the NFL. Larry Fitzgerald, Arizona’s 10-time Pro Bowl receiver, didn’t have much sympathy for Prescott’s ”probably so” in reference to the first blowout loss for last year’s NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year […]

Midwestern State’s Robert Grays dies from injury suffered while tackling – ESPN

11:54 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment A Midwestern State football player died Tuesday from injuries he suffered while making a tackle in a game Saturday. Cornerback Robert Grays, a sophomore from Houston, was injured with about 3½ minutes to go in the Mustangs’ 35-13 home win over Texas A&M-Kingsville in […]

Young fan taken from Yankees game to hospital after being hit by foul ball – ESPN

12:22 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment NEW YORK — A young fan sitting in the lower-level seats at Yankee Stadium was bloodied by a 105 mph line drive that struck her in the face during Wednesday’s Minnesota Twins–New York Yankees game. She was transported to nearby NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. […]

Goodell deal “getting done” – NBCSports.com

Jerry Jones won’t be getting his way, after all. The Cowboys owner — who surely didn’t insinuate himself into the negotiations regarding Commissioner Roger Goodell’s contract in order to pay him more than what the league otherwise was offering — won’t be derailing the effort to extend the […]