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Sources: Cops lack evidence against Bills' McCoy

September 9, 2018 - 7:34am
Police in Milton, Georgia, have been investigating an armed robbery and aggravated assault incident for two months, but have yet to uncover anything incriminating against Bills running back LeSean McCoy, sources tell ESPN.

Sources: NFL may discipline Gregory for relapse

September 9, 2018 - 7:34am
Dallas Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory, who will play in his first regular-season game since 2016 on Sunday, suffered a substance-abuse relapse last month that the NFL could rule on as early as this week, league sources told ESPN.

Sources: Steelers won't trade Bell, rescind tag

September 9, 2018 - 7:09am
As Le'Veon Bell continues to stay away from the Pittsburgh Steelers, the team does not plan to trade the star running back or rescind his franchise tag, sources told ESPN.

Follow live: OBJ, Ramsey go head-to-head as Jags meet Giants

September 9, 2018 - 6:22am
Blake Bortles tossed a touchdown pass in the second quarter, as the Jaguars open up their lead over the Giants.

Mystics must look to have an early answer for Storm in Game 2

September 9, 2018 - 6:15am
Washington expected Seattle to come out strong in Game 1. But keeping up, especially in a KeyArena filled with frenzied fans, is another challenge.

Luck admits to snowboarding shoulder injury

September 9, 2018 - 5:55am
As Andrew Luck prepares to play his first NFL regular-season game since 2016, the Colts QB has acknowledged a second shoulder injury he suffered while snowboarding during the 2015-16 offseason.

Week 1 fantasy football inactives watch

September 9, 2018 - 5:44am
Keep tabs on inactives and analysis based on the latest reports and official announcements leading up to kickoff.

Sources: NFL won't have anthem policy in 2018

September 9, 2018 - 4:31am
The NFL is not expected to implement a new policy on the national anthem this season, league sources told ESPN, no matter how many meetings and conversations occur regarding the topic.

Inside the wild, controversial Clemson-Texas A&M finish

September 8, 2018 - 10:56pm
There was a questionable goal-line fumble. There was an angry coach. There was a circus catch for a TD, followed by a failed two-point conversion. Here's how it went down.

Porter beats Garcia in welterweight title clash

September 8, 2018 - 10:11pm
Shawn Porter beat Danny Garcia on Saturday night in a matchup of former welterweight world titleholders. Porter won by unanimous decision to claim his second 147-pound world title.

Alysha Clark evolves into star for Seattle Storm

September 8, 2018 - 9:43pm
Alysha Clark was an undersized post who led the nation in scoring as a college senior. But to make it in the WNBA, the wing had to remake her game.

Woodley finishes Till with choke, keeps UFC belt

September 8, 2018 - 9:36pm
UFC welterweight champ Tyron Woodley submitted Darren Till late in Round 2 Saturday night at UFC 228, then pumped the brakes on a potential bout with Colby Covington, saying, "I don't believe he deserves my platform right now."

Who got better, who got worse and who made history in Week 2

September 8, 2018 - 9:22pm
Kansas won a road game for the first time since 2009. Kentucky snapped a 31-game losing streak to Florida. Alabama and Georgia kept rolling, and Arizona's Khalil Tate and UNC kept falling.

Frost loses Nebraska debut; QB Martinez injured

September 8, 2018 - 8:59pm
While Scott Frost lost Saturday in his debut as Nebraska's head coach, a bigger concern might be the health of quarterback Adrian Martinez, who left the 33-28 loss to Colorado with an injury in the fourth quarter.

The most important takeaway for each Top 25 team

September 8, 2018 - 8:15pm
Wisconsin pulled away after an early scare, Michigan rolled against an overmatched opponent and TCU is ready for a Week 3 showdown. What else have we learned?

Serena umpire spat mars Osaka's US Open win

September 8, 2018 - 8:05pm
Naomi Osaka defeated Serena Williams 6-2, 6-4 to claim the 2018 US Open women's title, Osaka's first Grand Slam victory.

Cards' Johnson gets 3 years; source says $39M

September 8, 2018 - 6:54pm
Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson signed a three-year extension Saturday, the team announced. A source told ESPN's Adam Schefter that the deal is for $39 million, including $30 million guaranteed, and worth up to $45 million.

Novak Djokovic or Juan Martin del Potro? We debate

September 8, 2018 - 6:08pm
Novak Djokovic has a good chance to win the US Open. So does Juan Martin del Potro. Who has the advantage?

Tiger: Need 61 or 62 to have chance in BMW

September 8, 2018 - 4:32pm
Tiger Woods went bogey-free and shot 66 on Saturday, but on a day when the scoring average was just over 67, he finished the third round five strokes back of leader Justin Rose at the BMW Championship.

Happy trails: Kansas snaps 46-game road skid

September 8, 2018 - 3:44pm
Pooka Williams rushed for 125 yards and two TDs, and Kansas took advantage of four CMU interceptions to win a road game for the first time since Sept. 12, 2009.