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Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 11:20 AM EDT

For Jets, There’s No Backup Plan

For Jets, There’s No Backup Plan

Ryan Fitzpatrick won over his teammates and Jets fans with his hard-charging play last season. But, given the caliber of guys behind him, I think everyone would breathe easier if he’d charge a bit less hard this...

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 11:18 AM EDT

Time to Rename the MetLife Bowl to the Giants Bowl

Time to Rename the MetLife Bowl to the Giants Bowl

We’re not saying it should always be called the Giants Bowl; only that it should be that until the Jets win their next Super Bowl.

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 11:18 AM EDT

Report: Tom Brady to Play Against Panthers Friday Night

Report: Tom Brady to Play Against Panthers Friday Night

Patriots Quarterback Tom Brady is set to play Friday night against the Panthers, according to Comcast SportsNet New England.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 08:29 PM EDT

Lochte Nabs New Sponsor After Others Dump Him

Lochte Nabs New Sponsor After Others Dump Him

Swimmer Ryan Lochte has a new sponsor — Pine Bros. Softish Throat Drops — that says customers should give Lochte "a second chance" after a drunken incident during the Rio Olympics.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 01:56 PM EDT

Expectations High for Huskies with Big 12 Looking

Expectations High for Huskies with Big 12 Looking

UConn, one of several programs being mentioned as a potential candidate for expansion by the Big 12 Conference, is dealing with something new in Bob Diaco's third season as its head coach: higher expectations.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 07:54 PM EDT

Rio Police Charge Lochte With False Report of Robbery: AP

Rio Police Charge Lochte With False Report of Robbery: AP

Brazilian police charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte on Thursday with filing a false robbery report over an incident during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, The Associated Press reports.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 08:11 AM EDT

Fan Plunges Into Yankees Dugout, 'Freaks Out' Manager Girardi

Fan Plunges Into Yankees Dugout, 'Freaks Out' Manager Girardi

A fan fell into the Yankees' dugout during their victory over the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday, landing on the dugout steps before being corralled by law enforcement. The fan fell midway through the Yankees'...

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016 at 08:58 PM EDT

Katie Ledecky Throws Out First Pitch as Nats Host Orioles

Katie Ledecky Throws Out First Pitch as Nats Host Orioles

Olympic swimmer Katie Ledecky threw out the ceremonial first pitch Wednesday night before the Washington Nationals hosted the Baltimore Orioles.

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016 at 11:47 PM EDT

White Sox Home Turf Gets Renamed

White Sox Home Turf Gets Renamed

Chicago White Sox fans will have a new corporate name attached to their home stadium next season, as the team has sold naming rights for their ballpark to Guaranteed Rate, the team announced Wednesday.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 07:13 AM EDT

Hope Solo Suspended 6 Months for 'Cowards' Comment

Hope Solo Suspended 6 Months for 'Cowards' Comment

U.S. Soccer has suspended goalkeeper Hope Solo from the U.S. Women’s National Team for six months for conduct that is "counter to the organization’s principles," according to a release from the...

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