Astros stunned in historic upset at sportsbooks
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 22:55:10 EST
Despite Justin Verlander's two-hitter Wednesday night, the Astros fell 2-1 to the Tigers, who closed as a +435 underdog at Caesars Sportsbook, making their win the largest upset in an MLB game in the past 15 seasons.
Cardinals release ex-Bears 1st-round WR White
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 19:22:53 EST
Former Bears first-rounder Kevin White was released by the Cardinals on Wednesday. He signed a one-year contract with Arizona in March.
Jets' Bell: 'Need' teammates to hit me in practice
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 21:41:30 EST
Jets running back Le'Veon Bell, who is being held out of preseason games as a precaution, wants to get his body acclimated to contact before Week 1 and is asking his teammates to tackle him in practice.
Pac-12 decides against 9 a.m. kickoffs this year
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 21:29:12 EST
After preliminary discussions about potential 9 a.m. PT kickoffs, the Pac-12 has decided not to move forward with the plan this season but could revisit the idea in the future.
Nagy defends Bears' kicker search amid backlash
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 15:17:58 EST
Bears coach Matt Nagy defended how his team has conducted its search for a kicker after several of those who auditioned for the team criticized the process to Sports Illustrated.