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Tennis Jedi Master, Roger Federer, gives his latest lesson

September 1, 2018 - 5:42pm
Roger Federer outhit and outwit an overmatched Nick Kyrgios in the third round of the US Open.

No. 10 PSU survives in OT vs. Appalachian St.

September 1, 2018 - 5:11pm
Amani Oruwariye intercepted a Zac Thomas pass in the end zone, and No. 10 Penn State held on to beat Appalachian State 45-38 in overtime Saturday, exactly 11 years after the Mountaineers stunned Michigan in one of the biggest upsets in college football.

Tiger 'thankful' after carding bogey-free round

September 1, 2018 - 4:55pm
Tiger Woods shot a 5-under at TPC Boston in the second round of the Dell Technologies Championship.

Terps honor McNair on first play, then stun Horns

September 1, 2018 - 3:34pm
Maryland lined up for its first offensive play of the season Saturday with 10 players on the field, a tribute to offensive lineman Jordan McNair. Texas respectfully declined the ensuing delay of game penalty.

Raiders cut WR Bryant as suspension looms

September 1, 2018 - 2:36pm
Martavis Bryant's release was performance-based, Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie insisted. The WR is facing a suspension for violating the league's substance-abuse policy.

Niners' fears confirmed: McKinnon has ACL tear

September 1, 2018 - 1:48pm
The loss of running back Jerick McKinnon to a torn ACL means it will be Matt Breida and Alfred Morris largely in the backfield for the Niners.

Breaking down the Darlington starting lineup

September 1, 2018 - 1:47pm
Denny Hamlin won the pole at Darlington. Kyle Larson will start second. Take a look through the field for Sunday night's Cup race.

Sources: Eagles to start QB Foles in opener

September 1, 2018 - 1:26pm
The Eagles are expected to start Nick Foles in their season opener Thursday, giving Carson Wentz more time to rehab from his knee injury.

Bills trade McCarron to Raiders for draft pick

September 1, 2018 - 1:26pm
Fifth-year QB AJ McCarron, who played the entire preseason finale for the Bills, has been traded to the Raiders for a fifth-round draft pick.

Sources: Lakers benefit from Deng $7.5M buyout

September 1, 2018 - 1:05pm
Luol Deng agreed to a significant give-back of $7.5 million in his contract buyout with the Lakers, clearing $38 million in salary cap space for 2019 free agency, league sources told ESPN.

Breaking down the Khalil Mack megadeal: Great player, huge cost

September 1, 2018 - 12:57pm
The Bears just got one of the league's best pass-rushers, and he's still in his prime. How? The answer isn't simple. Bill Barnwell makes sense of the deal.

The gloriously petty history of Michigan-Notre Dame

September 1, 2018 - 12:03pm
From a sweater-wearing, Michigan-taunting dog in 1909 to the 2013 "Chicken Dance," the Wolverines-Irish battles are often as fun off the field as on it.

Source: Seattle not planning to trade Thomas

September 1, 2018 - 11:46am
The Seattle Seahawks do not plan to trade holdout safety Earl Thomas unless they receive an offer better than they already have received, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Source: Broncos to keep QB Lynch on roster

September 1, 2018 - 11:33am
The Broncos are expected to keep QB Paxton Lynch, despite his struggles this summer, a source tells ESPN's Adam Schefter. Lynch now is expected to head into the season on the Broncos' 53-man roster.

Report: Huskies LT Adams out vs. No. 9 Auburn

September 1, 2018 - 10:08am
LT Trey Adams, a preseason All-America selection, reportedly did not travel with the No. 6 Huskies to Atlanta after being bothered by a back injury in recent practices.

Source: Vikings releasing veteran DE Robison

September 1, 2018 - 9:37am
The Minnesota Vikings are releasing veteran defensive end Brian Robison, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Mack too good for Bears to pass up, even at steep price

September 1, 2018 - 9:03am
It might not be the move that puts Chicago over the top, but trading for a 27-year-old defensive game-changer is a no-brainer for a team on the rise.

TE Gathers arrested, on Cowboys' roster bubble

September 1, 2018 - 9:01am
Cowboys tight end Rico Gathers, who has been on the roster bubble during camp, was released from jail Saturday after being charged with marijuana possession.

Sources: Deng deal opens Lakers to '19 max FA

September 1, 2018 - 8:51am
Luol Deng and the Lakers reached an agreement to buy out the final two years of the veteran forward's four-year, $72 million contract, sources told ESPN.

Source: Bears give Mack record deal after trade

September 1, 2018 - 8:16am
DE Khalil Mack, traded from Oakland to Chicago, is now the highest-paid defensive player in NFL history with a six-year extension that averages $23.5M per season.