Sports News

MMA pound-for-pound rankings: Is there room at the top for Israel Adesanya?

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
Even after a spectacular title defense, Israel Adesanya remains stuck in traffic near the top of the ESPN men's rankings.

Source: Eagles' Goedert has small ankle fracture

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
Eagles TE Dallas Goedert has a small fracture in his ankle, a league source confirmed to ESPN, and is out indefinitely, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Jackson isn't in Patrick Mahomes' league yet

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
Mahomes proved he's playing a different game than everybody else. Jackson can catch up, but it's a long road.

Does a win at Georgia stand between Auburn and playoff contention?

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
Is Auburn a CFP contender? Has quarterback Bo Nix turned the corner? These are among the pressing questions facing the Tigers between the hedges on Saturday night.

A case for Francisco Lindor as the MLB Latino Face of the 2020s

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
We present the case for four superstars to be considered as the Latino Face of MLB in the 2020s.

MAD Lions eliminated from worlds in historic upset by SuperMassive

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
This is the first time a European team has been sent home during the play-in stage.

Mahomes' mom to MNF football announcers: Call my son Patrick

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes' mom had a little fun tweeting during a game in which her son threw for four TDs.

Week 4 NFL Power Rankings: 1-32 poll, plus preseason predictions we got wrong

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
Joey Bosa and the Chargers haven't made big plays, Carson Wentz is in a funk and Josh Allen is an MVP candidate. What else has surprised us in the NFL?

Projected 2021 draft order: Giants, Jets take over as favorites for No. 1 pick

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
The Giants and Jets are the new favorites to pick No. 1 overall in next year's draft, according to ESPN's FPI.

Heisman Watch: The SEC joins the party

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
Clemson's QB still holds a lead over Ohio State's QB, but two quarterbacks from the SEC have joined the race.

'Can we play just one game?' Inside Houston football's lost month of September

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
So much for September football for the Houston Cougars. Not one, not two, but all five of their games this month were canceled.

Two decades later, 'Remember the Titans' remains relevant

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
Disney's iconic 2000 film spotlights social equality and racial issues that still resonate 20 years after its worldwide release. But according to its cast and production crew, it almost didn't get made.

Ahead of the presidential election, America's sports stadiums and arenas become polling centers

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
In recent months, athletes and the sports world have become increasingly active in voter access and encouraging citizens to cast their ballots.

Why mid- and low-major college basketball programs are in big trouble without buy games

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
The University of Montana and others are in for a bleak financial reality, given the difficulty of scheduling major-conference opponents this fall.

2021 women's college basketball recruiting class rankings: South Carolina starts at No. 1

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
We ranked the top 25 women's basketball recruiting classes for 2021, and some familiar teams are near the top.

Divisional rankings -- The top 10 fighters per division

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
The junior middleweight and junior welterweight division have new leaders. But what other changes appear in ESPN's divisional boxing rankings?

Hamilton vows to keep 'learning and growing' after FIA comments

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
Lewis Hamilton said he "may not always get it right in the face of adversity" two days after accusing the racing governing body, the FIA, of trying to stop him from winning.

League of Legends World Championship 2020 quarantine features cold food, smoker struggles and Among Us

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
We caught up with some players to see how they passed the 14 days away from their teammates.

How the Lightning learned to be Stanley Cup champions

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
Tampa Bay's journey from 2015 to 2020 was fashioned out of humiliating moments and fateful decisions.

Purdue suspends 13 in non-fall sports for party

September 29, 2020 - 4:27pm
Purdue suspended 13 student-athletes in sports that don't play in the fall, citing a party in a campus residence hall.