‘I’m not a guy that needs the hype’: How 5-star

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ALL SUMMER LONG, Patrick Baldwin Jr. had been impressing his new University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers teammates. He easily shot deep 3-pointers, put the ball between his legs in midair and dunked in workouts for the Horizon League school where his father, Patrick Baldwin Sr., is head coach.For all of Baldwin Jr.'s talent, however, Vin Baker…

Zags’ Few suspended for opener after DUI stop

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Gonzaga men's basketball coach Mark Few has been suspended for the team's season opener following his citation for driving under the influence in early September."I have had a month to reflect on the regretful decisions I made on Sept. 6," Few said in a statement Saturday morning. "I again offer my sincere apology and I…

I’ve had it with relievers

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Relief pitchers. Who needs them?Photo: Getty ImagesMaybe I’ve rebelled against getting older as long as I can, and I’m coming to accept the hair growing out of my ears combined with the opinions that something in a modern sport isn’t as good as I remember. It’s weird, because I don’t remember having any attachment to…

Mbappe, Pogba, Rudiger, Dybala top list of best free agents

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The winter transfer window opens in just under two months, and some of the biggest stars in football will enter the final six months of their contracts, enabling them to agree to terms with clubs outside their own leagues starting on Jan. 1.2 RelatedPlayers like Kylian Mbappe, Paul Pogba, Antonio Rudiger and Paulo Dybala are…

Thursday Night Football DraftKings Picks: NFL DFS lineup advice for

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Week 10 kicks off with a Thursday Night Football showdown between the Ravens and Dolphins. The Ravens are road favorites, laying 7.5 points at several Las Vegas sportsbooks, and the total opened as high as 48.0. This has the makings of another dominant Baltimore performance, and it’s why we’re going to break our DFS budget to…

Week 2 takeaways and big questions: Patriots’ big day, Ravens

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Sep 19, 2021NFL NationESPN Week 2 of the 2021 NFL season featured surprise performances and unfortunate injuries across the board. Sam Darnold and the Panthers are now 2-0 after dominating a Saints team that overwhelmed Green Bay in Week 1. The Bills bounced back with a convincing blowout win in Miami, the Rams squeezed out…

Week 6 takeaways and big questions: Ravens and Rams roll,

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Oct 18, 2021NFL NationESPN Week 6 of the 2021 NFL season featured a Bills-Titans battle with seven lead changes, but Derrick Henry's 143 yards and three TDs were a key to victory. There was also a statement win from the Ravens, who blew out the Chargers in a highly anticipated AFC matchup. The Rams and…

Inside Urban Meyer’s disastrous tenure as Jacksonville Jaguars coach

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Dec 17, 2021Hallie GrossmanCloseESPN Staff WriterStaff Writer for ESPN.com and ESPN The Magazine Joined ESPN The Magazine after graduating from Penn State University. Covers college football and college basketball.Michael DiRoccoCloseESPN Staff WriterCovered University of Florida for 13 seasons for ESPN.com and Florida Times-Union Graduate of Jacksonville University Multiple APSE award winnerTWO WEEKS TO the day…

The most unlikely college hoops powerhouse, centuries in the making

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THE PARENTS OF Ryan Turell, the best player on the team with the longest active winning streak in men's college basketball, originally wanted their son to attend another school.They're sitting on an August Sunday afternoon in the living room of their ranch house in Sherman Oaks, California. Laurel, a personal trainer who appeared in some…

LIVE Transfer Talk: Haaland wants Real Madrid over PSG

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The summer transfer window is closed for the top leagues in Europe! After a summer full of international football, countless clubs waited until the last minute to pull off their transfers. See all the major deals here and check out how we graded the biggest signings. But just because the window is shut until January,…