Major League Baseball says its owners have agreed to begin providing housing to certain minor league players beginning in the 2022 season.
As a tribute to Sean Taylor, Chase Young decided to tape his face mask just like the late safety once did. But standing at a lectern Sunday, fresh off a 31-13 defeat to the Kansas City Chiefs, the Washington defensive end was in little mood to talk about that, Taylor’s jersey retirement or anything else for that matter, really.
Enough of the game. They lost. They’re 2-4 and about to travel to Green Bay to face the Packers. Nothing new to you, right, Bruce? Your teams had a 62-97-1 record while you were here. Losing on the field? Old hat.
Rory McIlroy capped off a big weekend in Las Vegas on Sunday by surging past Rickie Fowler and holding off Collin Morikawa to win the CJ Cup at Summit for his 20th PGA Tour title.
Paula Badosa edged Victoria Azarenka 7-6 (5), 2-6, 7-6 (2) on Sunday to win the BNP Paribas Open in her debut in the Southern California desert, where the tournament returned after a 2 1/2-year absence because of the coronavirus.
Simmons practiced Sunday and faced his teammates for the first time since his trade demand - in other words, he begrudgingly slipped on a Sixers jersey with a team he no longer wanted to play for; teammates he no longer wanted to play with.
For a half, Washington’s defense looked like last year’s unit that dominated opposing offenses. Pressure was there. Turnovers were forced. Even the team’s coverage was sound in the secondary. Then, the Patrick Mahomes of old showed up.
Kyle Larson claimed the first of four championship-contending spots in NASCAR’s season finale with a dominating victory at Texas on Sunday to start the round of eight in the playoffs.
The NFL’s crackdown on unsportsmanlike penalties is working the way the league intended. “Coaches have told us their players are adjusting, they’re thinking about what they’re going to do, knowing it may cost the team,” says NFL executive Troy Vincent, remarking on the drastic drop in the number of taunting calls made by refs after the first few weeks of the season.