Wisconsin fires football coach Paul Chryst, sources say

Wisconsin has fired coach Paul Chryst after the team’s 2-3 start, sources told ESPN. Defensive coordinator Jim Leonhard will serve as interim coach for the remainder of the season, sources said. The decision came Sunday, a day after Wisconsin lost 34-10 to Illinois, coached by former Badgers coach Bret Bielema. Wisconsin fell 52-21 to Ohio […]

Man Utd’s Diogo Dalot eyed by Juventus, AC Milan, Barcelona

The summer transfer window is closed for the major leagues in Europe. However, with an eye on January, there’s plenty of gossip swirling about who’s moving where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumours, comings, goings and, of course, done deals! TOP STORY: Juve, AC Milan, Barca eye Man Utd’s Dalot There […]

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie Kenny Pickett replaces Mitch Trubisky at QB to start second half

PITTSBURGH — Trailing at halftime on a lackluster performance by their offense, the Steelers made an inevitable move at quarterback Sunday, replacing Mitch Trubisky with rookie Kenny Pickett. The crowd at Acrisure Stadium roared with approval when Pickett, drafted 20th overall, trotted onto the field for the Steelers’ first possession in the second half against […]

Yankees star vs. Maris AL record

Baseball history is on the horizon as Aaron Judge is tied with Roger Maris for the American League record of 61 home runs with five games remaining in the season. The New York Yankees outfielder came one step closer to breaking the record Wednesday night against the Toronto Blue Jays. Judge has had an outstanding […]

Haaland, Man City give United brutal reality check in derby

11:10 AM ET Rob DawsonCorrespondent MANCHESTER, England — If Sunday brought a memorable rendition of the Manchester derby, then it was memorable not just for the goals, but how lopsided and non-competitive it was. Manchester City demolished Manchester United at Etihad Stadium, 6-3, for the highest-scoring Manchester derby ever. – Report: Man United-Arsenal | Premier […]

Vikings score first in London with 15-yard strike to Alexander Mattison

The Minnesota Vikings scored two consecutive touchdowns on their opening drive Sunday at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London. The second one counted. After K.J. Osborn’s 5-yard touchdown reception was called back by an offensive pass interference penalty, running back Alexander Mattison scored on a 15-yard screen pass from quarterback Kirk Cousins. Mattison, who is playing […]

NFL Betting Cheat Sheet — Why three is still the magic number in Week 4

NFL competitiveness and betting drama have reached all-time highs. That’s not an opinion, it’s a fact. Eighteen games have been decided by three points or less, which is the most ever through three weeks. Opening weekend overwhelmed us with missed field goals and wild endings, and the chaos has only continued. So, what does this […]