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How Golden Tate, 3 others dealt at NFL trade deadline can impact their teams

How Golden Tate, 3 others dealt at NFL trade deadline can impact their teams

The great thing about being the defending champs is not only the pressure it relieves on a front office, but also the confidence it gives them to keep doing what they’ve been doing and trust their instincts.Philadelphia Eagles general manager Howie Roseman, who is clearly (and rightfully!) feeling himself after ending the Eagles’ playoff curse […]

Texans trade for Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas

Texans trade for Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas

Demaryius Thomas thought his days in Denver might be numbered. The receiver was correct. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Tuesday that the Broncos are trading Thomas to the Houston Texans in exchange for a 2019 fourth-round draft pick, per sources informed of the deal. The teams are also swapping seventh-rounders, per Rapoport. The Broncos […]

Eagles trade for Golden Tate, give Lions third-round pick for talented slot receiver

Eagles trade for Golden Tate, give Lions third-round pick for talented slot receiver

The defending Super Bowl champions bolstered their offense in a big way two hours before the trade deadline. One of the league’s best slot receivers is en route to Philadelphia.  As first reported by ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Eagles have traded for Lions slot receiver Golden Tate. In return, the Lions are receiving a third-round pick. […]

Tyronn Lue had one of best-ever won-lost records for fired coach

Tyronn Lue had one of best-ever won-lost records for fired coach

Tyronn Lue said, when informed by the Cavaliers they were firing David Blatt in 2016, Lue responded: “This is f—– up.” So, at least Lue is no stranger to the absurdity of a coach getting fired with an impressive record. Blatt is one of the few fired coaches with a better win percentage than Lue, […]

Dodgers' Dave Roberts, Clayton Kershaw discuss futures

Dodgers' Dave Roberts, Clayton Kershaw discuss futures

LOS ANGELES — Dave Roberts addressed his players for the final time on Sunday night, moments after the Los Angeles Dodgers suffered a season-ending 5-1 loss to the Boston Red Sox in Game 5 of the World Series. He told them how proud he was and how fortunate he was to be their manager. And […]

Collecting college football's top 25 rankings ahead of Week 10

Collecting college football's top 25 rankings ahead of Week 10

The college football rankings that matter matter will arrive on Tuesday, when the College Football Playoff committee releases its first 2018 top 25, but Sunday brings a fresh load of rankings from every other outlet. After a Week 9 in which eight AP-ranked teams lost to unranked teams and Georgia, Washington State, and Penn State […]

Georgia vs. Florida: Prediction, pick, odds, line, TV channel, watch online, live stream

Georgia vs. Florida: Prediction, pick, odds, line, TV channel, watch online, live stream

When No. 7 Goergia and No. 7 Florida meet Saturday, it will be for more than just bragging rights. Both the Bulldogs and the Gators have just one SEC loss but another defeat will all but eliminate the losing team from the national title race. The Bulldogs licked their wounds last weekend after getting shellacked […]

Maryland regents meet with DJ Durkin, Wallace Loh, Damon Evans

Maryland regents meet with DJ Durkin, Wallace Loh, Damon Evans

BALTIMORE, Md. — The University System of Maryland Board of Regents met Friday at its headquarters to again discuss the investigation into Maryland’s football program, and the closed session gave three embattled leaders from the College Park campus an opportunity to face 13 of the 17 board members in person before personnel decisions are made […]

Texans WR Will Fuller believed to have torn ACL

Texans WR Will Fuller believed to have torn ACL

By Aaron Wilson, Houston Chronicle Updated 12:38 am CDT, Friday, October 26, 2018 PHOTOS: Texans vs. Dolphins Houston Texans wide receiver Will Fuller (15) grabs his knee after a play in the endzone during the fourth quarter of an NFL game at NRG Stadium, Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018, in Houston. Browse through the photos to see […]

Texans' Jordan Thomas: Increased role Thursday

Texans' Jordan Thomas: Increased role Thursday

Thomas and fellow tight end Jordan Akins will step in for starter Ryan Griffin (illness) who has been ruled out of Thursday’s game against Miami, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports. This same state existed in Week 7, and the Thomas/Akins duo had a combined one target. Thomas (55 snaps) got the bulk of […]