Following overtime victories last weekend, the Redskins and Vikings enter Sunday with 3-5 records, have struggled to score points on offense, are woeful in prolonging drives and have defenses that are starting to find an identity.
“I liked the way they responded,” Randy Wittman said Thursday. “We created more offense from our defense tonight that we did in eight preseason games and last night.”
LeBron James struggled from the start in his first game with Cleveland in four years, and the New York Knicks ruined the megastar’s emotional homecoming with a 95-90 victory over the Cavaliers on Thursday night.
Former heavyweight hitter Mike Tyson told an Opie Radio interviewer that he was sexually abused by a mystery man on the street when he was 7 years old.
Jameis Winston threw three touchdowns to offset a three-interception start and Dalvin Cook had two long scoring runs to help second-ranked Florida State rally for a 42-31 victory over Louisville on Thursday night.
Drew Brees overcame a shaky start and threw for one touchdown and ran for another and the New Orleans Saints defeated the Carolina Panthers 28-10 Thursday night to take over first place in the NFC South.
Jay Gruden cleared up swirling reports about the team’s plans for Robert Griffin III, saying the quarterback is 100 percent healthy and “if everything goes well, he’s got a great chance to start.”
The Nationals announced they have exercised Denard Span’s $9 million option for next season while declining to pick up the options on Adam LaRoche and Rafael Soriano.
Who’s the QB and what will it mean? Will the defense keep up its blitzing ways?
New York did not have to make a move on its 40-man roster because 10 players became free agents, including Derek Jeter, David Robertson, Hiroki Kuroda and Ichiro Suzuki.
Just like Sandy Koufax did before him. Like Mickey Lolich, and Bob Gibson and Orel Hershiser. The Giants’ country-strong left-hander earned his place in World Series lore with three remarkable performances on the way to a championship.
Chunks of skin are still missing from Kris Humphries’ right hand. Surgery between his fourth and fifth phalanxes (small and ring finger) took place Oct. 10, yet Humphries’ fingers still feels funky, if they feel at all.