Tag Archives: regular season

Historic moment at hand as 4 NJ teams watch Big Dance

Garden State’s biggest college basketball fan headed to Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City on Friday to watch Monmouth edge out Rider in the semifinals of the MAAC Tournament. A week earlier, he was at Prudential Central in Newark for Seton Hall’s win over Georgetown. Several times this season he could …

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With the lifting of the state mask mandate, Saturday marks a new normal for the Sounders and Seattle Sports

TUKWILA – Following local health and safety protocols, starting Saturday, fans will no longer be required to wear masks for outdoor and indoor settings during matches at Lumen Field for Sounders. A caveat is that those seated at pitch level and club seats at pitch level will still need to …

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AP sources: Seahawks agree to trade Russell Wilson to Denver

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have finally found a worthy successor in Peyton Manning. Six years and a day after Manning’s retirement, Broncos general manager George Paton has agreed to send a huge swath of players and draft picks to the Seattle Seahawks for nine-time Pro Bowl quarterback …

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NFL suspends Falcons’ Calvin Ridley for betting

Tonight in Unpacks: Calvin Ridley becomes the first NFL player suspended for play since Josh Shaw in 2019. NFL Panthers suspend construction of $800 million training facility SBJ set to honor Patriots owner Robert Kraft Fanatics sets MLS on-site retail record in Charlotte FC home debut SBJ Atlas Market Report: …

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Legal gambling apps, sports betting odds

The NBA playoffs are fast approaching. The regular season ends April 10 with the top six teams from each conference earning playoff berths. Seventh through 10th place teams will have a chance to earn their place in the playoffs through the Play-In Tournament. The ninth-place team will host the 10th-place …

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3 benefits of a potential NFL overtime rule change

(Photo by Alex Burstow/Getty Images) Anyone who watched the NFL Divisional Playoffs and saw the Buffalo Bills fall to the Kansas City Chiefs in overtime knew a potential rule change could happen in the offseason. The Indianapolis Colts have submitted a proposal to change overtime rules so that every infraction …

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Rob Manfred, MLB owners continue to run the sport off a cliff

Negotiations between Major League Baseball owners and players over a new collective bargaining agreement continue to drag on. It has become increasingly clear that the regular season will be cut short because of this mess. Unless the two sides reach an agreement on Monday, the games will be called off. …

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LeBron James, Aaron Rodgers, Ben Simmons among stars under duress

the NFL the offseason is officially launched, while NBA the campaign is in full swing. And that means several players, coaches and even general managers are finding themselves under duress this week as the schedule is about to swing into March. FOX Analyst Chris Brossard combined his knowledge of football …

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NFL injury updates, latest league news for Saturday, February 12

With Super Bowl LVI approximately 24 hours away, final preparations for the Cincinnati Bengals and Los Angeles Rams took place on Saturday. The Rams made a 22-minute visit to their team headquarters in jerseys and shorts before taking a team photo in their Super Bowl LVI tracksuits. “We’re very confident,” …

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Justin Herbert on the 2022 Super Bowl, the Pro Bowl fourth-and-15 rule, his respect for the Raiders and more

The irony did not escape Justin Herbert. Almost a month to the day after his 2021 season and the Chargers ended in Las Vegas, Herbert stood alongside Raiders passing thrower Maxx Crosby as this year’s Pro Bowl offensive and defensive MVP. If Herbert ever forgot where he was, the contingent …

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Matthew Stafford plays for more than the Los Angeles Rams in the Super Bowl

Matthew Stafford never had to worry about football on his birthday until this year, but celebrating his 34th on Monday, the former Detroit Lions and current Los Angeles Rams quarterback is preparing to play his first. Super Bowl. In an ideal world, Stafford would have participated in the day’s festivities …

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Tom Brady’s rookie card sells on eBay for $2.3 million, third most expensive football card ever

8:46 p.m. ET Dan HajduckyESPN Close Hajducky is a reporter/researcher for ESPN. He has a master’s degree in creative writing from Fairfield University and played on the men’s soccer teams at Fordham and Southern Connecticut State Universities. The replica of the retirement of former New England Patriots and Tampa Bay …

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Forget the haters. 49ers’ Jimmy Garoppolo keeps winning

Jimmy Garoppolo’s curse isn’t so much a tender shoulder or a tramp thumb. That’s it: he’s not Joe or Steve, guys with ordinary men’s names but blessed with Hall of Fame skills. You know, like in Montana and Young. He’s just Jimmy, and for his teammates, that’s a lot. He’s …

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Macdonald’s departure, Harbaugh’s future have readers writing

Michigan fans have been keeping a close eye on Coach Jim Harbaugh and a possible flirtation with the NFL since the start of the year, because this is different. When his name was previously tied to NFL jobs, Harbaugh, who just completed his seventh season, jokingly referred to “jive turkeys” …

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Northeast Florida teams tight in FHSAA standings

As time is running out for the 2021-22 men’s basketball season, a hoops jam is building atop the 1-6A region. Northeast Florida schools take four of the region’s top five spots in Tuesday’s update of the Florida High School Athletic Association’s boys’ basketball ranking system. The system will determine seeds …

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ESNY Thursday Morning Shoot

A classic Original Six from MSG. Welcome to the Morning shoot! Wednesday gave us a light schedule for the New York teams, but some significant moments. Those who tuned in to the Rangers game saw the team honor a deceased high school player and then host the Toronto Maple Leafs …

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Cards will go down in history with rams outside of the MNF showdown

Getty Kyler Murray throws the ball against the Rams’ pass in the Cardinals’ home loss on Monday, December 13. There will be firsts inside SoFi Stadium when the Arizona Cardinals travel to Inglewood to take on the Los Angeles Rams on Monday, January 17. First Monday Night Football playoff game …

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Former FSU quarterback McKenzie Milton offers solid views on NIL and bowl strikeouts

While his last year hasn’t gone the way he wanted it to, despite only playing a handful of snaps in the last six weeks of the season, McKenzie Milton is still one of the more recognizable from college football. That’s why the Florida State quarterback was on a important podcast …

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Cincinnati Bengals unveil set of uniforms for playoff game against Las Vegas Raiders

CINCINNATI – The Bengals will wear black jerseys and white pants with orange stripes in Saturday’s playoff game against the Raiders. Cincinnati is 1-4 in black jerseys this season. The Bengals hope to win their first playoff game since Jan.6, 1991. Check out Saturday’s chats below, and check out all …

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Latest Garoppolo news, playoff options

Of all the questions about the 49ers starting lineup today, the main one would have been clarified with Jimmy garoppolo back at quarterback, NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reported this morning. Several problems remain elsewhere before the 13:25 kick-off. Before arriving there, the return of Garoppolo prevails. His sprained thumb (torn …

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2021 NFL Playoff photo: updated standings, wild card race, scheduled clashes ahead of regular season finals

Omar Rawlings / Getty Images The home stretch of the 2021 NFL season has arrived, as Week 17 is on the books following the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 26-14 win over the Cleveland Browns on Monday night. The image of the playoffs, as you know, is really taking shape. And both conferences …

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Could the Buffalo Bills trade for this star in reverse?

The Buffalo Bills have had more success over the past three seasons than they’ve been in the 17-year playoff drought they endured from 2000 to 2017. Both the Bills offense and defense have been excellent for much of the past three seasons, and it’s a refreshing thing for Bills fans …

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Washington vs. Eagles score: Philly defense throws second-half shutout to playoff win

The Philadelphia Eagles are poised for a playoff berth in Nick Sirianni’s first season as head coach. Philadelphia made up for a nine-point halftime deficit to eliminate Washington’s football team in the second half and hang on to a 20-16 victory. Rodney McLeod intercepted Taylor Heinicke with 30 seconds left …

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Eagles to wear black pants and white jerseys against Washington in Week 17

Share this article 405 shares to share Tweeter text E-mail link on Facebook on Twitter by text message on Linkedin by email https://theeagleswire.usatoday.com/2021/12/31/philadelphia-eagles-black-pants-washington-winning-streak-nfl-playoffs/ December 31, 2021 1:13 p.m. ET [email protected] #FlyEaglesFly pic.twitter.com/v82QBrSCH0 – Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) December 31, 2021 When the formula isn’t broken, there’s absolutely no reason to go …

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Games postponed and testing increased as Covid continues to impact athletes and teams

Faced with an alarming increase in the number of professional athletes testing positive for the coronavirus, along with the rest of the country, the NBA announced on Sunday it would postpone five games, bringing the total number of postponements related to the coronavirus in the NBA to seven this season. …

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Juuse Saros returns, Nashville Predators beat New Jersey Devils

One step forward, two attackers took a step back. That was the story of the Nashville Predators on Friday, when goalie Juuse Saros returned after missing two games with an illness unrelated to COVID. The other part of the story was late scrapes from forwards Matt Duchene and Colton Sissons, …

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Cincinnati Reds radio show does not discuss players during lockdown

A long-time staple during the offseason, the 700-WLW Cincinnati Reds’ weekly radio show, “Hot Stove League,” typically centers around the latest events with the big league club. Now, if this is the current list, it is radio silence. Following:Cincinnati Reds remove Astros outfielder Ronnie Dawson in minor league rule 5 …

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‘As genuine as it may come’: former coaches reflect on Pickett’s career

OCEAN TOWNSHIP, NJ – He looked at the defense in front of him, before throwing a pass to an open receiver. Receivers that Kenny Pickett, now Pitt’s senior quarterback in the red shirt, did not target returned to the squad demanding him toss the ball in their direction – claiming …

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Maple Leafs fan throws jersey on ice after home loss

Some Maple Leafs fans are already in mid-season, in great shape after Toronto’s third loss in five games to open the 2021-22 campaign. (Photo via Twitter) Spectators have only been allowed to return within the friendly bounds of the Scotiabank Arena for a grand total of four Toronto Maple Leafs …

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Chicago Baseball Authority – The Athletic

The cool evening weather has come to Chicago and with it comes the feeling of playoff baseball. Tuesday night, for the first time in a very long time, the White Sox hosted a regular season game as division champions. As White Sox PR manager Bob Beghtol told me ahead of …

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Cowboys Micah Parsons: Wait Until We’re “Free”

ARLINGTON – Micah Parsons … Unleashed? The Dallas Cowboys rookie first-round linebacker, who is more than just a linebacker, won Saturday’s 20-14 loss in the NFL at AT&T Stadium. This was revealed throughout the first half, just as has been revealed since joining DFW as the team’s first-round pick in …

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Time, TV, first round order for the virtual event

The two-day NHL draft kicks off on Friday and the top two picks appear to be on lockdown. Owen Power, a talented 6-foot-6 defenseman, is expected to become the No. 1 overall for the Buffalo Sabers. His University of Michigan teammate Matthew Beniers, considered the top two-way center in this …

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Packers president Mark Murphy has no update on Rodgers

GREEN BAY, Wisconsin – Will Aaron Rodgers show up to training camp with the rest of his Green Bay Packers teammates on July 27? “I appreciate the question,” team president Mark Murphy said on Friday in a Focus on the team’s unprecedented fiscal year. “It’s really limited to questions about …

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A guy from Jersey: BFC motto: Follow the money

You’ll hear and read a lot of explanations given as a motivator to expand the college playoff system from 4 to 12 teams, a move that will take place over the next two years. It’s a development that took another leap forward on Thursday when 10 conference commissioners and Notre …

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Why LSU baseball wears gold jerseys on Sundays

He was called “Warren Morris Gold”. Morris and his LSU teammates donned shiny gold sunflower tops for their National Championship game on June 8, 1996 against Miami on CBS. Morris had a two-run homerun with two strikeouts in the bottom of the ninth to give LSU a 9-8 victory for …

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Update on the latest sports

INDYCAR-OBIT-BOBBY UNSER Bobby Unser, 87, Indy 500 champion in a large racing family, dies ALBUQUERQUE, NM (AP) – A racing icon has passed. Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Bobby Unser has passed away. He died of natural causes at his home in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Sunday. Unser won the Indy …

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