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Jets to release injured WR Terrelle Pryor, could re-sign him
10/20/2018 2:26pm

The New York Jets are releasing injured wide receiver Terrelle Pryor on Saturday, a league source told ESPNs Adam Schefter. Pryor has a tear in his groin and is expected to miss about two weeks. The Jets are interested in bringing Pryor back when hes healthy, a source told Schefter, but other teams also are likely to be interested. The former Ohio State quarterback caught a touchdown pass in each of the Jets past two games, against the Broncos and Colts. He has 14 receptions for 235 yards on the season. Pryor had only 20 receptions for 240 yards and 1 touchdown in nine games for the Washington Redskins in 2017. He signed a one-year, $4.5 million deal, which included a $1 million signing bonus, with the Jets in March. On Thursday, Pryor expressed confidence in his ability to contribute. If I play this week -- hopefully, I do -- Ill come back and dominate and do what I gotta do, Pryor told ESPN. ... Im a playmaker. Throw me...

Marlins close to deal for Cuban outfielders Victor Victor Mesa, Victor Mesa Jr.
10/20/2018 2:30pm

The Miami Marlins are close to confirming the signings of highly rated Cuban prospects Victor Victor Mesa and his brother Victor Mesa Jr., according to multiple reports. As El Nuevo Herald first reported, citing a source, Victor Victor Mesa will receive a $4 million-plus signing bonus, while Victor Mesa Jr. gets a bonus close to $1 million. Both players are outfielders. The Marlins on Saturday announced a news conference for Monday morning, but the team provided no details other than CEO Derek Jeter and president of baseball operations Mike Hill would be present. The 22-year-old Victor Victor Mesa, the top international free agent, started playing in Cubas top league at 16. His 17-year-old brother is a switch-hitter who starred for Cubas 18U national team. Both left Cuba last spring to pursue major league careers. El Nuevo Herald also reported pitcher Sandy Gaston, who also worked out for scouts earlier this month, will likely sign with either ...

Cross Patton, son of OutKast star Big Boi, commits to Oregon as preferred walk-on
10/20/2018 1:00pm

The Oregon Ducks received a commitment Saturday from running back Cross Patton as a preferred walk-on. Normally that type of news wouldnt make too many headlines, but Patton is the son of OutKast rapper Big Boi and has received attention throughout the process. His father gained notoriety throughout the 90s and 2000s with hit songs, and now Patton has an opportunity to make a name for himself. A 5-foot-7 running back out of Woodward Academy in Atlanta, Georgia, Patton isnt the biggest prospect, but he is elusive, quick and has shown versatility. He chose to walk on for the Ducks over scholarship offers from others, including Butler, Columbia and Division II Seton Hill.

Report: Astros star Jose Altuve had knee surgery on Friday
10/20/2018 12:36pm

Houston Astros star second baseman Jose Altuve underwent surgery Friday on his injured right knee, according to Altuve is expected to be ready for spring training next year. Altuve served as Houstons designated hitter in the final three games of their five-game ALCS loss to the Boston Red Sox because of what had been described as a bruised knee. Astros manager AJ Hinch acknowledged Thursday before Game 5 that Altuve was playing on one leg and that the 2017 American League MVP would not have played if it was a regular-season contest. After the Astros season-ending 4-1 loss, Altuve said this was absolutely the worst pain hes ever played with. I feel really, really bad for not being on the field for my team, Altuve said. But one thing you can know is that I gave everything I had -- healthy, not healthy, that was all I have. Altuve, 28, batted .315 with 13 home runs and 61 RBIs in 137 games this season for the...

Amy Schumer: No Super Bowl ad as show of support for kneeling players
10/20/2018 1:06pm

Dont look for Amy Schumer in any Super Bowl commercials this time around. She is sitting this one out as she stands with Colin Kaepernick and his take-a-knee protest against racism and police brutality. The comedian and I Feel Pretty actress explained her stance Friday on Instagram, challenging white NFL players to kneel as well. Addressing them directly, she wrote: Otherwise how are you not complicit I personally told my reps I wouldnt do a Super Bowl commercial this year, Schumer wrote. I know it must sound like a privilege ass sacrifice but its all I got. Three players -- Eric Reid of the Carolina Panthers and the Miami Dolphins Kenny Stills and Albert Wilson-- have kneeled during the national anthem this season. Schumer also addressed a report that Rihanna turned down an offer to be this seasons Super Bowl halftime performer. Schumer added that I think it would be cool if Maroon 5...

CBS Sports

College football scores, schedule, games today: Oklahoma, Auburn kick off the action early
10/20/2018 2:10pm

NCAA football scores, highlights and updates from Week 8 all Saturday long

Alabama vs. Tennessee score: Live game updates, football highlights, stats, full coverage
10/20/2018 2:03pm

Live updates, highlights and analysis as No. 1 Alabama faces Tennessee in the SEC on CBS Game of the Week

Washington vs. Colorado: Live updates, score, results, highlights, for Saturday's game
10/20/2018 2:00pm

Live scores, highlights and updates from the Washington vs. Colorado football game

Jets are reportedly releasing Terrelle Pryor, who will be out two weeks with a torn groin
10/20/2018 1:36pm

Pryor has failed to latch onto two teams after moving on from the Browns

LSU vs. Mississippi State: Prediction, pick, odds, line, watch online, live stream, TV channel
10/20/2018 1:35pm

Can LSU stay hot, or will Mississippi State benefit from a week off



Source: Jets to release injured WR Pryor
10/20/2018 2:03pm

Receiver Terrelle Pryor, who has a tear in his groin and his expected to miss two weeks, will be released by the Jets, a source told ESPNs Adam Schefter.

Reports: Marlins near deal for Cuban brothers
10/20/2018 3:00pm

Victor Victor Mesa and Victor Mesa Jr., brothers who played for Cuban national teams, are close to deals with the Marlins totaling nearly $5M in bonuses, according to reports.

Sources: Talks to end 1-and-done face hurdle
10/20/2018 10:33am

Despite hurdles, the NBA still hopes to reach an agreement with the NBPA and allow graduating high school seniors to enter the league starting with the 2022 draft.

Hey Ya! Ducks get commit from Big Boi's son
10/20/2018 1:00pm

Cross Patton, an elusive, versatile running back out of Woodward Academy in Atlanta has committed to Oregon as a preferred walk-on. Hes the son of OutKasts Big Boi.

Astros' Altuve underwent knee surgery on Friday
10/20/2018 1:19pm

Houstons star infielder Jose Altuve, who had been playing on one leg during the ALCS, had surgery on Friday on his right knee and is expected to be ready for spring training.

Fox News

Fox News

University of Michigan football star spotted damaging Michigan State’s logo
10/20/2018 1:48pm

Devin Bush, Jr., the junior captain of the University of Michigans football team, was spotted kicking and stomping Michigan States logo on the field before a game Saturday.

Aguilar, Brewers beat Dodgers 7-2, send NLCS to Game 7
10/20/2018 2:41am

A big lead, a bruising bullpen and a boisterous crowd have the Milwaukee Brewers all set up for Game 7.

‘Not fair’: World cycling bronze medalist cries foul after transgender woman wins gold
10/19/2018 12:21pm

The American bronze medalist who lost the world-championship cycling race to a biologically-born male Canadian who identifies as transgender criticized the results as unfair.

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr sometimes feels 'patronized' by 'nationalistic' military displays
10/19/2018 10:34am

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr reportedly said he has mixed feelings about some of the nationalistic military displays at sporting events, cautioning the widespread practice runs the risk of making fans feel like theyre being patronized.

LeBron James makes Lakers debut, reveals secret ingredient to success: oatmeal
10/19/2018 10:12am

Minutes after NBA superstar LeBron James walked off the court Thursday night following his highly anticipateddebut inpurple and gold, the four-time MVP shared the key ingredient necessary to resuscitate the legendary but languishing Los Angeles Lakers: Oatmeal.

USA Today

USA Today

Giants drama, Rivers rules and other NFL notes that you need to know heading into Week 7
10/20/2018 9:49am

Week 7 in the NFL, including why the Chargers Philip Rivers is hot, why the pressure is on the Giants Eli Manning, a which team could be upset.

Michigan, Michigan State players get ugly during warm-ups; Wolverine kicks Spartan logo
10/20/2018 11:20am

Michigan and Michigan State football players exchanged words on the field at Spartan Stadium before kickoff Saturday.

Former Olympics gold medalist Ross Rebagliati is all in on Canada's new pot law
10/20/2018 11:38am

Ross Rebagliati carries the cannabis torch for Canada after country legalized marijuana. Rebagliati knows the challenge now is educating the public.

Manny Machado – the most hated man in Milwaukee – gives boos the silent treatment after Game 6
10/20/2018 2:16pm

The Dodgers Manny Machado, public enemy No. 1 for Brewers fans, was booed mercilessly at Miller Park in Game 6.

Giants co-owner Charles Johnson tries to step back from super PAC behind racially charged ad
10/19/2018 9:21pm

Black Americans for the Presidents Agenda released an incendiary radio advertisement in support of Arkansas Rep. French Hill.

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