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Tiger shares 36-hole lead for 1st time since 2015

September 21, 2018 - 4:14pm
A good bit of the work was undone by a back-nine double-bogey, but on a day when Tiger Woods fought his swing, he also managed to get to the top of the leaderboard.

Report finds Maryland culpable in McNair death

September 21, 2018 - 3:50pm
The findings of a report into the death of Maryland's Jordan McNair by heatstroke revealed "there was a failure ... in identifying the condition" by the athletic training staff.

Embiid on Ayton: 'About to get his ass kicked'

September 21, 2018 - 2:38pm
Joel Embiid says No. 1 draft pick Deandre Ayton will have his work cut out for him in his first NBA season.

Brady calls Gordon pairing a work in progress

September 21, 2018 - 2:37pm
While Josh Gordon's availability for Sunday night remains 50-50, Patriots players have been 100 percent sold on his talent. "He's a tremendous athlete, a great receiver. Glad to have him," said Dont'a Hightower.

Steelers' Foster: Drama-filled start 'has to die'

September 21, 2018 - 1:48pm
With the Le'Veon Bell and Antonio Brown storylines being compounded by losing, the Steelers are hoping that winning can remove all the distractions.

Eagles rule out RBs Ajayi, Sproles against Colts

September 21, 2018 - 12:41pm
Eagles running backs Jay Ajayi (back) and Darren Sproles (hamstring) have been ruled out against the Colts after being unable to practice all week.

Rangers fire manager Banister after 4 seasons

September 21, 2018 - 12:15pm
The Texas Rangers have fired manager Jeff Banister after four seasons, the team announced Friday.

Ekblad on Domi punch: 'Scores will get settled'

September 21, 2018 - 12:10pm
Panthers defenseman Aaron Ekblad isn't satisfied with the suspension Montreal center Max Domi received for sucker punching him and vows "scores will get settled."

A bettor's tale: Sometimes the books make mistakes ... and they'll pay up

September 21, 2018 - 11:52am
FanDuel made a big mistake this past weekend, but doesn't every single bettor approach their picks with a premise that the line is off?

Browns benefiting from 'Bakermania' after win

September 21, 2018 - 11:40am
The Browns are basking in "Bakermania" after rookie quarterback Baker Mayfield helped end the team's winless streak and cause surges in ticket and jersey sales.

Joshua looks to dispatch Povetkin before lining up Wilder superfight

September 21, 2018 - 11:34am
Saturday's fight against Alexander Povetkin has its potential pitfalls, but Anthony Joshua and his camp say they are committed to taking care of business -- and they're ready to make a Deontay Wilder fight happen next.

'This city deserves it': Inside Baker Mayfield's dazzling debut

September 21, 2018 - 9:52am
"He was so ready for this moment," and Mayfield delivered a long-awaited victory and some hope that better days are ahead with a memorable first game.

Sources: Wolves rebuffing Butler trade calls

September 21, 2018 - 9:41am
In the aftermath of Jimmy Butler's trade request this week, Minnesota executives are telling teams that Butler's an elite player and the franchise intends to keep him, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Empty theater creates odd scene for Conor McGregor's antics

September 21, 2018 - 9:33am
Conor McGregor went on the verbal assault at a UFC 229 news conference, but without fans in attendance, something was clearly missing.

There's no going back, Hue. It's Baker Mayfield time

September 21, 2018 - 9:30am
You can watch the tape, but once you do, there won't be any going back, Coach. Baker Mayfield is QB1.

Best of Laver Cup: Selfies, suits and a slew of star power

September 21, 2018 - 9:28am
Seriously, who doesn't dig the best tennis players in one place having a grand ol' time? The tennis won't be half bad, either.

Cubs' Russell put on leave; ex-wife alleges abuse

September 21, 2018 - 9:27am
Melisa Reidy-Russell detailed allegations of abuse during her marriage to Addison Russell, which led to the Cubs shortstop being put on leave by Major League Baseball.

Inside one of the most 'unbelievable' passes of Kirk Cousins' career

September 21, 2018 - 6:54am
Here's a closer look at the TD pass that was instantly chalked up as one of the best of Cousins' career -- and prevented the Vikings' first loss.

Steelers might just benefit from Antonio Brown's defiance

September 21, 2018 - 6:54am
Brown's message -- he's mad that the Steelers aren't winning -- resonates in the Steelers locker room as just the edge they need after an 0-1-1 start.

NFL kickers discuss misses, pressure and job security

September 21, 2018 - 6:40am
After 19 missed kicks and two kickers being released, NFL Nation asked kickers around the league about their struggles and advice for struggling peers.