Seattle Seahawks acquire Duane Brown from Texans – NFL.com

Duane Brown is on the move to a team that has needed him for most of the season. The veteran tackle has been traded to the Seattle Seahawks for cornerback Jeremy Lane, a second-round pick in 2019 and a fifth-round pick in 2018, a source informed of the deal told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. Seattle […]

Patriots deal QB Jimmy Garoppolo to 49ers for 2018 draft pick – ESPN

9:22 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment The San Francisco 49ers have traded a 2018 second-round draft pick for New England Patriots quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo, sources told ESPN on Monday night. San Francisco had two second-round picks, but the one traded for Garoppolo is its original second-round pick, a source said. […]

Zach Miller to remain in hospital after emergency vascular surgery – ESPN

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller will remain in a New Orleans hospital after undergoing emergency surgery Sunday to repair a damaged artery in his left leg. The Bears announced Monday that vascular surgeons at University Medical Center New Orleans stabilized Miller’s injury, which was diagnosed as […]

NBA Power Rankings: Surprising Sleepers Emerge – Sports Illustrated

NBA Power Rankings: Surprising Sleepers Emerge – Sports Illustrated

Welcome back to The Crossover’s NBA Power Rankings, where we determine who is the greatest contender to the mighty Orlando Magic. We’re still in early-season mode, trying not to freak out about results, but the prospects of each team are becoming ever-so-slightly clearer. So cozy up to your computer with a warm cup of apple […]

Justin Verlander among World Series pitchers who think ball feels different – ESPN

8:43 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment HOUSTON — Justin Verlander threw 17 sliders in Game 2 of the World Series last Wednesday night at Dodger Stadium. Only one of those pitches produced a swing-and-miss, leading the Houston Astros ace to suspect something might be amiss. Verlander isn’t alone. A new […]

NFL Week 8: Wilson, Watson electric, as Houston-Seattle play game of the year; most Texans kneel to protest owner – Washington Post

Most Texans players took a knee to protest owner Bob McNair’s comment calling them “inmates.” (Elaine Thompson/Associated Press) Top story lines | Protest news | Injury newsFantasy football | ATS betting tips/Picks Just as players’ national anthem demonstrations were, for the most part, giving way to pure football matters, an NFL owner’s ugly comment raised the ire […]

Kyle Busch punches ticket to final four with dramatic win at Martinsville – USA TODAY

Kyle Busch punches ticket to final four with dramatic win at Martinsville – USA TODAY

Kyle Busch celebrates next to the winner’s grandfather clock after taking the victory at Martinsville Speedway Sunday.(Photo: Jared C. Tilton, Getty Images) MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Highlights of Sunday’s First Data 500, the first race of the third round of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs, at Martinsville Speedway: WINNER: Kyle Busch overtook Denny Hamlin […]

Miller’s injury, overturned TD embody Bears tough-luck day – USA TODAY

EDS NOTE: GRAPHIC CONTENT – Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller (86) injures his leg as pulls in a touchdown reception, that was ruled incomplete upon review, as New Orleans Saints defensive back Rafael Bush (25) covers, in the second half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Butch […]