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Last year
2022
# Remember the Titans
Packers' nightmare slump continues as Titans turn the screw
The Packers have now lost six of their last seven to fall to 4-7 overall.
All time
# NFL
Mahomes picked, sacked and then leads Chiefs to 30 unanswered points as they clinch division
Elsewhere, Tom Brady got back to winning ways.
# Monday Night Football
Rams hand Bears second defeat of NFL season in defensive battle
Los Angeles ran out 24-10 winners overnight.
# NFL
Cardinals strike late to give Seahawks first defeat, Brady edges past Brees record
Arizona finished strong in overtime.
# Let's play ball
Dodgers strike first as Kershaw steers them to World Series Game One win
The Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-3 as the World Series got underway.
# NBA
Rockets defused as Davis leads Lakers to 3-1 lead
The Lakers kept James Harden to just 2 from 11 three-point attempts.
# us sport
Audible booing in reduced crowd as NFL returns with 'moment of unity'
Super Bowl Champions Kansas City beat the Texans in front of just under 16,000 people.
# us sport
NFL and Sky extend deal for another five years
Viewers in Ireland will have access to a freshly-branded dedicated channel on Sky.
# us sport
Philadelphia Eagles head coach tests positive for Covid-19
The NFL season is due to start next month.
# miramar
Florida police issue arrest warrants for NFL players after alleged robbery at party
Witnesses told police the two allegedly took thousands of dollars in cash, expensive watches and other valuables.
# Shutdown
Start of new Major League Baseball season pushed back by at least eight weeks
The 2020 season will not start until mid-May at the earliest.
# NBA
LeBron's Lakers appoint new head coach, Warriors go into finals without Durant
Frank Vogel will be the man charged with helping LeBron James get back into the playoffs.
# Feeling Golden
The Warriors were mostly terrible last night but still lead the Cavs 3-0
The NBA finals are as good as over as Golden State are now just one game away from the title.
# James the seventh
The King stay the King as LeBron drags the Cavs back to another finals
James dazzled as Cleveland rallied to beat Celtics in game seven
# Patriotism for profit
'Black athletes are being challenged to a fight they haven't been willing to wage for a very long time'
Author and journalist Howard Bryant on NFL players, patriotism and profit.
# Flagged
NFL teams are discussing a 15-yard penalty for kneeling during the anthem
Under the proposal, the home team would decide if the teams take to the field for the playing of the anthem.
# Alleged Collusion
Multiple teams still view Colin Kaepernick as a starting NFL quarterback
The former 49ers quarterback’s collusion case against the NFL has uncovered evidence that refutes one of the biggest arguments used against him.
# This is Awkward
Raptors congratulate Dwane Casey for being a Coach-Of-The-Year finalist... days after they fired him
Former Toronto Raptors head coach Dwane Casey…
# Cheers!
'We're a face of the team for many people so it's about much more than dancing on the sidelines'
Dr. Kimberly Vaughn was an NFL cheerleader for eight years with the Washington Redskins.
# draft day
8 things we learned from going to the 2018 NFL draft
Everything really is bigger in Texas and NFL fans really don’t like Roger Goodell.
# Khan he do it
NFL team make near €1 billion bid to buy home of English football
Could the English international team be on the move?
# The Mocks
Darnold, Mayfield, Rosen or Allen? The42's 2018 NFL mock draft
The Cleveland Browns are on the clock.
# Easy Money
A Super Bowl winner helped his team save $6 million this year so they could pay Nick Foles
Pro Bowl guard Brandon Brooks has restructured his contract.
# head games
NFL player who retired at 24 over concussion concerns says it's easy to cheat test
Chris Borland said players could manipulate the baseline test.
# Pay Day
Aaron Rodgers is not happy with his team and it could affect how all quarterbacks are paid
The QB is ‘frustrated’ and ‘emotional’ about how decisions are being made without consulting him.
# NBA Playoffs
Eastern favourites flex their muscles as Pelicans turn up the heat in Portland
All three NBA playoff games last night saw teams move to 2-0.
# no kneeling
The Seahawks 'postponed' a Colin Kaepernick workout after he said he wouldn't stop kneeling
The former 49ers quarterback was due to meet with Seattle this week.
# Charged
NFL star allegedly punched his girlfriend 'eight to 10' times in the head
Reuben Foster faces 11 years in prison.
# knockout basketball
After overtime drama, the NBA playoff bracket is now set
The NBA playoff field is now set after last night’s results.
# The rosen one
One of the top QBs in this month's draft is not worried about being 'too opinionated'
Josh Rosen says athletes need to use their platform for good.
# Arrest
An Instagram message may have helped Patriots receiver Julian Edelman stop a school shooting
Julian Edelman was tipped off by a direct message.
# Blackballed
The NFL isn't even pretending that Kaepernick's continued unemployment is because of football anymore
13 teams watch Johnny Manziel work out this week despite on and off the field issues.
# Pay Day
The last big name in NFL free agency is moving to LA
Ndamukong Suh, who was released by the Miami Dolphins is reportedly set to earn $14 million with the Rams
# nba wrap
Sixers cruise past Nuggets as Fultz returns
Markelle Fultz made his first appearance since October and helped the 76ers to a win.
# Trade block
'Nobody's untouchable' - Giants refuse to rule out Beckham trade as contract talks stall
He may be one of the league’s best players, but his team appear to be running out of patience.
# New gig
Munster look to the NFL for their new performance coach
Denis Logan comes over from the Cleveland Browns.
# nba wrap
LeBron's form at an 'all-time high' as the Cavs outlast the Nuggets
Elsewhere, the Raptors also booked a playoff spot during Wednesday’s night action while the Rockets keep on firing.
# Death and Taxes
NFL star explains why so many highly paid players go broke
Miami Dolphins defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh says don’t believe the figures quoted.
# illness
Johnny Manziel announces he has stopped drinking following bipolar disorder diagnosis
The former Cleveland Browns quarterback has been out of the league for a number of years.
# Fly Eagles Fly
To win the Super Bowl, the Eagles played the perfect Patriots game
It wasn’t what anyone expected but the Eagles are deserving champions.