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Empty seats make for some strange sights, sounds in NFL

Friday  22:36,   18 september 2020

DENVER — Broncos quarterback Drew Lock felt like he was at the library, whispering in the huddle at empty Empower Field so the Tennessee Titans couldn’t eavesdrop. All the vacant seats at Gillette Stadium had Patriots star Julian Edelman reminiscing >>>

Titans rule out A.J. Brown for Week 2 vs. Jaguars

Friday  22:36,   18 september 2020

Tennessee Titans wide receiver A.J. Brown won't play Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars, head coach Mike Vrabel announced, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Brown has been battling a knee bone bruise, costing him Thursday's... >>>

Baylor-Houston game postponed due to COVID-19 issues

Friday  22:36,   18 september 2020

Saturday's game between Baylor and Houston has been postponed, the schools announced Friday. The contest is being delayed because the Bears don't meet the Big 12's COVID-19 game cancellation thresholds. "We're heartbroken from this... >>>

Late eagle gives DeChambeau clubhouse lead midway through Day 2

Friday  22:36,   18 september 2020

Bryson DeChambeau made eagle on his final hole Friday to post his second straight under-par round at Winged Foot and give him the clubhouse lead midway through Round 2. The 27-year-old hit his final drive 380 yards and left himself with a pitching... >>>

MLB podcast: Expanded postseason here to stay, surprising 2020 performances

Friday  22:36,   18 september 2020

Welcome to Expand the Zone, theScore's weekly MLB podcast hosted by Jonah Birenbaum and Michael Bradburn. Find the show on iTunes, SoundCloud, and Stitcher. Be sure to rate, review, and subscribe, too! Topics in this edition include: White Sox,... >>>

Historic year: Antetokounmpo wins 2nd straight NBA MVP award

Friday  22:33,   18 september 2020

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Giannis Antetokounmpo’s historic year earned him a historic awards sweep. The Milwaukee forward is the NBA’s Most Valuable Player for the second consecutive season, receiving that award Friday. He got the Defensive Player of >>>

Eddie Hearn says Joshua Buatsi vs. Anthony Yarde would be 'massive' fight

Friday  21:27,   18 september 2020

Eddie Hearn was skeptical about many of the Matchroom vs. Queensberry inter-promotional bouts pitched by Frank Warren in August — but Joshua Buatsi vs. Anthony Yarde was one he loved.Buatsi, who won bronze at the 2016 Olympics in Rio, hasn't... >>>

Bengals' Uzomah out for season after suffering torn Achilles on TNF

Friday  20:27,   18 september 2020

Cincinnati Bengals tight end C.J. Uzomah will miss the remainder of the season after suffering a torn Achilles Thursday against the Cleveland Browns, head coach Zac Taylor announced Friday, according to the Cincinnati Enquirer's Tyler Dragon.... >>>

Report: Suarez risks being exiled over Barcelona contract dispute

Friday  17:35,   18 september 2020

Barcelona's attempt to cut ties with Luis Suarez could get messy. With the two sides at an impasse over the player's contract, some Barcelona officials are considering banishing Suarez to the stands this season if the dispute isn't... >>>

Scottish fullback Tony Gallacher happy to land in Toronto on loan

Friday  17:31,   18 september 2020

TORONTO — Tony Gallacher, Toronto FC's newest recruit, says he has come to Canada in search of first-team action. The Scottish youth international left back arrives on loan from Liverpool where world-class fullbacks are stacked like logs outside >>>

Montreal Impact score feisty 4-2 victory over Vancouver Whitecaps

Friday  17:30,   18 september 2020

VANCOUVER — Samuel Piette says his Montreal Impact teammates showed "a lot of character" in a feisty battle against the Vancouver Whitecaps on Sunday. In a match that had a little bit of everything — including a penalty kick, a pair of red cards and >>>

Lampard needs to win trophies with Chelsea as Pochettino & Co. will be waiting to swoop in - Bent

Friday  17:26,   18 september 2020

The Blues have recently spent over £200 million on signings and the club icon has been tipped for a swift axing if he doesn't deliver silverwareLampard secured an impressive fourth-place finish in his first season in the Stamford Bridge dugout,... >>>

Wolfpack players receive 'hardship' payments from rugby league authorities

Friday  17:26,   18 september 2020

Toronto Wolfpack players, who have not been paid since June 10, have received a second "hardship payment" from English rugby league authorities. Spokesmen for Super League and the Rugby Football League confirmed the payments had been made from Super >>>

Quebec Student Sports Federation cancels fall university sports due to COVID-19

Friday  17:26,   18 september 2020

MONTREAL — The Quebec Student Sports Federation has cancelled university sports for the fall semester due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Universities are permitted to hold activities with another school in cross-country, soccer and golf. But "inter-team... >>>

Joe Burrow makes 0- 2 Bengals big winners after loss to Baker Mayfield, Browns

Friday  17:26,   18 september 2020

Despite what the box score said in Cleveland on Thursday night, the brighter quarterback future is in Cincinnati.That didn't make him the better, more impressive quarterback in the game. That honor belongs to Burrow, the rookie No. 1 overall... >>>