College football Week 7 overreactions: Big Ten can get two playoff teams. Oregon is the Pac-12 favorite.
There were many surprises in Week 7 of the college football season. But it's important to temper responses. Here are five overreactions from Saturday.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 2:25 pm
Fury knocked Wilder out in the 11th round of the heavyweight contest but only after he had been knocked to the canvas by his opponent
Posted: October 18, 2021, 1:32 pm
Everything Josh Heupel said following the Tennessee-Ole Miss game.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 1:14 pm
More drops and errant throws. Another blocked punt. An inability to get off the field defensively. Our Phil Perry shares his sobering grades after New England's latest rough loss in Foxboro.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 12:46 pm
The rest of the season feels like it’s just a formality, leading to a foregone conclusion: John Mara has to blow this whole mess up.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 12:25 pm
The SEC explained two questionable calls that went against Tennessee in its loss to Ole Miss that led to trash being thrown on the field.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 12:17 pm
Looks like we have ourselves a mild Twitter beef between Eddie Jackson and Lance Briggs following tackling criticism.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 12:03 pm
Philadelphia Eagles right tackle Lane Johnson releases a statement addressing his absence from the team
Posted: October 18, 2021, 12:00 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Mike Zimmer finished his postgame news conference and was leaving the interview room when he offered a final thought. "I'm worn out," he said. His quarterback agreed. "I'm spent," Kirk Cousins said. They should be. The Vikings' season is aging in dog years. The folks who run the team's marketing department should strike a deal with an antacid brand. Might as well fully ...
Posted: October 18, 2021, 11:26 am
1. Cousins rolling as fourth-winningest Vikings QB Four times in six games, Kirk Cousins has done EXACTLY what the Vikings are paying him $33 million a year to do with the ball in his hands late in games. He's become a confident leader and winner even though he's only 2-2 in those games after his 27-yard touchdown pass to K.J. Osborn beat Carolina 34-28 on Sunday. In the two losses, he put the ...
Posted: October 18, 2021, 10:56 am
The decision of the NFL to keep the outcome of the Washington Football Team investigation secret benefited many people whose behavior deserves to be exposed. It perhaps has benefited none more than former WFT president Bruce Allen. When the league first made it clear that nothing would be disclosed, owner Daniel Snyder got the brunt [more]
Posted: October 18, 2021, 10:42 am
NFL Week 6 winners and losers: Cowboys look like Super Bowl contender. Chargers have concerning flaw.
MVP candidate Dak Prescott has the Cowboys looking like a Super Bowl contender. The Chiefs, meanwhile, need to work on their ball security.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 10:13 am
How The Times' basketball staff rates the 30 NBA teams from top to bottom heading into the season openers on Tuesday.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 10:00 am
Who's still alive in the chase to get into the 2021-2022 College Football Playoff? After Week 7, ranking the 24 teams still in the chase.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 9:50 am
The Cleveland Browns quarterback is a good player, maybe even a very good one. But he does not have the ability to put a team on his back Baker Mayfield walks off the field after Sunday’s loss to the Cardinals. Photograph: David Richard/AP The Cardinals clubbed the Browns 37-14 on the road on Sunday to move to 6-0 on the season. They now have the league’s last remaining undefeated record. For Cleveland, it was the same old nagging question: Is Baker Mayfield really good enough? This is not a lea
Posted: October 18, 2021, 8:00 am
In releasing Avery Bradley, the Warriors had to thwart the wishes of their best players, according to team sources. Stephen Curry and Draymond Green were among a group of strong advocates for keeping Bradley. The almost 31-year-old entering his 12th ...
Posted: October 18, 2021, 7:29 am
Cameron Norrie become the first British player to win tennis's 'fifth slam' at Indian Wells, beating Nikoloz Basilashvili on Sunday night in three sets.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 7:06 am
2021 College Football News bowl projections, predictions and possible matchups for the College Football Playoff: Week 7
Posted: October 18, 2021, 5:22 am
In a match that took more than three hours to complete, Paula Badosa defeated Victoria Azarenka for the women's singles title at the BNP Paribas Open.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 2:31 am
Rafael Devers may not be getting the attention of some of his peers but as our John Tomase writes, he has been producing at a prolific rate in the postseason since entering the majors in 2017.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 2:30 am
Dallas Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory had strong words for New England Patriots center David Andrews after Sunday's Week 6 matchup.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 1:58 am
In Jacksonville last week, it was Furyk & Friends. This week in North Carolina, it was Furyk & Son.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 1:49 am
In a video released Sunday, former Patriots quarterback Cam Newton confirmed he has been vaccinated, still wants to play football, and has gotten offers.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 1:26 am
17 games after a historic National Championship run, Ed Orgeron is out at LSU. Pete Thamel and SI's Pat Forde talk Coach O's legacy and who are the big names the Tigers will target in the search. Will Jimbo Fisher make the jump from A&M to LSU? Rocky Top was rocking for Lane Kiffin's return. Unfortunately, the game was stopped for 20 minutes due to fans throwing trash onto the field. What should the penalty be for the Vols? And should there be rule changes to address players flopping to waste time? New BetMGM customers who bet $1 on ANY game will receive $100 in free bets added to their account. You don’t need to win your bet to receive the promotion. Must be 21+ in AZ, CO, IN, IA, MI, NJ, PA, TN, VA, WV, WY only. Terms apply. Go to BetMGM.com/YAHOOSPECIAL to get started or use promo code SPORTSBOOK when making your first deposit.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 1:24 am
While Fowler failed to end his victory drought, the T-3 at the CJ Cup marked his first top-10 finish since the PGA Championship in May.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 1:02 am
The Patriots looked really good, but they just couldn't close against the Cowboys.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 12:56 am
It pays to play well on the PGA Tour, folks. Just ask Rory McIlroy.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 12:55 am
Almost everything about the Browns is in question after a terrible loss in Week 6. We start with a few big ones here with many more to come during this short week:
Posted: October 18, 2021, 12:11 am
Check out what drivers said after Sunday's Round of 8 opener at Texas Motor Speedway.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 11:57 pm
The Browns came into Sunday’s game with a lot of injuries and the list grew during their loss to the Cardinals. Running back Kareem Hunt left with a calf injury and quarterback Baker Mayfield hurt his left shoulder. After the game, head coach Kevin Stefanski said that both players will be getting MRIs on their [more]
Posted: October 17, 2021, 11:44 pm
Full results from Sunday's Cup Series playoff race at Texas Motor Speedway, won by Kyle Larson.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 10:45 pm
Tony Romo, others on social media react to ‘shocking’ first half between Dallas Cowboys and New England Patriots.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 10:13 pm
Liz Loza looks ahead to Week 7 and highlights a pair of under-rostered players to consider adding off the waiver wire.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 9:36 pm
The Jacksonville Jaguars finally have a victory, and their rookie quarterback gave them plenty of reasons to be excited about the future
Posted: October 17, 2021, 9:20 pm
At least the Auston Matthews news is good news ...
Posted: October 17, 2021, 9:20 pm
Carson Wentz looks like a new QB the past two weeks, and oddly enough the Eagles might be happy about that. Meanwhile, Justin Herbert had a rough Sunday.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 8:07 pm
Aspen Ladd's head coach and boyfriend, Jim West, is sorry for his conduct.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 7:10 pm
The Duke product's tenure in Boston has come to an end, but what does the front office have in mind for his roster spot?
Posted: October 17, 2021, 6:59 pm
Where do all the top teams rank in the Week 7 AP Top 25 college football poll? Which teams just missed out, but received votes?
Posted: October 17, 2021, 6:26 pm
Should the Yankees keep Gleyber Torres and use him as their second baseman, hoping for a bounce back, or move on completely?
Posted: October 17, 2021, 1:59 pm
Kyrie Irving's absence could force the Nets to trade him, but according to Adrian Wojnarowski, other teams are wary.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 12:42 pm
Steelers inside linebackers coach Jerry Olsavsky is away from the team after the death of his wife. Rayme Olavsky was 45 years old. She and Jerry have three children. “The Pittsburgh Steelers have heavy hearts with the unfortunate passing of Rayme Olsavsky,” the team said in a statement. “Words cannot express our sadness for Jerry [more]
Posted: October 17, 2021, 11:05 am
It doesn't get much uglier than what happened in Knoxville on Saturday night. The question is what's going to be done about it.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 6:41 am
What will the USA TODAY Coaches Poll powered by USA TODAY potentially be? It’s our guess on the college football rankings after Week 7
Posted: October 17, 2021, 5:15 am
Alabama freshman wide receiver Agiye Hall tweets frustration following Alabama's win over Mississippi State.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 3:23 am
Philadelphia 76ers legend Allen Iverson has a message for Ben Simmons on Twitter.
Posted: October 16, 2021, 10:54 pm
Pat Leonard: Washington email leaks are tearing down NFL’s impenetrable facade: ‘It’s only going to get worse’
Now we know why Tom Brady destroyed his cellphone. The quarterback’s DeflateGate investigation, the implied culpability of smashing his cellphone, and his four-game 2016 suspension were stains on his legacy. But wouldn’t it have been worse for Brady’s private text messages, emails and photos to be leaked and made public, after being handled by lawyers and league investigators? Jon Gruden ...
Posted: October 16, 2021, 8:52 pm
For the second consecutive week, the Texas Longhorns blew a big lead and fans are going off on social media.
Posted: October 16, 2021, 7:54 pm
Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady and his wife, Gisele, drew some attention Saturday by appearing to reference New England in a Twitter exchange.
Posted: October 16, 2021, 6:56 pm
What's next for the Philadelphia Eagles after trading Zach Ertz to the Arizona Cardinals?
Posted: October 16, 2021, 6:45 pm
Which teams have the best odds to win the national championship? ESPN Ranked them.
Posted: October 16, 2021, 6:04 pm