Bears coach Matt Nagy: RB Tarik Cohen likely faces torn ACL in right knee

Cohen signed a three-year, $17.3 million contract extension last week. | AP Photos Cohen was having a solid bounce-back season before suffering what is probably a season-ending injury. Bears running back Tarik Cohen’s season is likely over after he suffered what the team believes is a torn ACL in his right knee during the 30-26 […]

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Cam Newton is playing for his legacy, not money – Max Kellerman | First Take

Max Kellerman and Stephen A. Smith react to New England Patriots QB Cam Newton saying a contract extension with the Pats is "the least of his worries." #FirstTake #NFL ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ http://espnplus.com/youtube ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ […]

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The accidental insider who ‘scooped’ Adam Schefter on Patrick Mahomes’ extension | NFL Countdown

When Patrick Mahomes signed his record-breaking extension this summer, our own Adam Schefter was “scooped” on the story by the most unlikely insider. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: http://es.pn/YouTubeTV […]

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Pennsylvania Supreme Court extends state mail ballot deadline to 3 days after election

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court granted a three-day extension for mail-in ballots in the November election – allowing votes to count in the battleground state even if they arrive a little late. The state traditionally required mail-in ballots to be due by the time polls close on Election Day. Now ballots will be counted if they’re received by 5 […]

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Rams looking to throw money, and passes, in Robert Woods’ direction

The Rams gave receiver Cooper Kupp a significant contract extension last week, and coach Sean McVay indicated Thursday that receiver Robert Woods was up next. Kupp, 27, received a three-year extension on the eve of the season opener that could be worth as much as $48 million. Woods, 28, has outperformed the five-year, $34-million contract […]

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Allen Robinson insists contract issue won’t be a distraction

Bears wide receiver Allen Robinson said the lack of a contract extension will not impact his focus or approach this season. “It’s my job,” he said. “to play well on Sundays and help my offense and help my team get better every week and win games.” | Paul Sancya/AP Photos Bears coach Matt Nagy confident […]

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Halas Intrigue Episode 117: The Emergency Allen Robinson Podcast

The Bears and Allen Robinson don’t appear to be close to a contract extension. | Nam Y. Huh/AP What’s the next step as the Bears’ relationship with Allen Robinson appears to be hitting the rocks. Patrick Finley, Mark Potash and Jason Lieser break down Allen Robinson’s contract stalemate and the Bears wide receiver being at […]

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Keenan Allen is Chargers’ money receiver, and that pays off for all

He had just signed a four-year contract extension worth up to $80.1 million. So, how did Keenan Allen celebrate this week? “I had a little splurge,” Allen said Thursday. “Not really a splurge, but a Taco Tuesday mixed with a little margarita, you know.” A toast certainly was earned, the new deal giving Allen the […]

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Kings sign Austin Wagner to three-year contract extension

The Kings signed forward Austin Wagner to a three-year contract extension worth $1.133 million in annual average value, the team announced Tuesday, locking up the 23-year-old restricted free agent through the 2022-23 season. Of the organization’s nine remaining restricted free agents this offseason, Wagner has the most NHL experience, with 32 points in 127 games. […]

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Rams cornerback Jalen Ramsey makes $1-million donation to school

He is in line for a historic contract extension, but Rams cornerback Jalen Ramsey is not waiting to make significant charitable contributions. Ramsey on Wednesday pledged a $1-million donation to Purpose Preparatory Academy, a kindergarten-fourth grade school in Nashville, where he grew up. “I chose to support Purpose Prep because it is important for every […]

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New Zealand extends Auckland lockdown for 12 days: report

New Zealand has announced an extension to the coronavirus lockdown of its largest city as it attempts to get a handle on the first outbreak in the country in months. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said extending the Auckland lockdown, which began Wednesday, would give authorities time to get a handle on the virus cluster and isolate […]

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Cardi B’s Hair Stylist Reveals Exactly How To Recreate The Chain Link Ponytail She Rocks In ‘WAP’ Video

Tokyo Stylez is the celeb wig specialist and extension extraordinaire who created Cardi B’s epic ‘WAP’ ponytail. Now she’s revealing how you can copy that look at home. Ever since her “WAP” music video premiered online on Aug. 7, Cardi B’s extremely long, chain link high ponytail has been causing a lot of buzz. Kim […]

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Why isn’t Mookie Betts leading off for the Dodgers?

When the Dodgers acquired Mookie Betts in February and signed him to a 12-year contract extension the day before opening day, the assumption was the club would plug Betts into the leadoff spot and enjoy the dividends. There wasn’t a reason to think differently. Betts became one of the best players in the world leading […]

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GOP senators pitch extending extra unemployment aid through end of year

Three Republican senators on Wednesday proposed a new compromise on the extension of sweetened unemployment benefits, one of the biggest points of contention in congressional negotiations over the next coronavirus stimulus package. The measure, introduced by Sens. Mitt Romney, R-Utah; Susan Collins, R-Maine; and Martha McSally, R-Ariz., would offer extra jobless aid through the end of 2020 that […]

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Rams’ Jalen Ramsey perturbed by repeated questions about impending contract extension

An impending contract extension expected to make him the highest-paid player at his position in NFL history is not on Jalen Ramsey’s mind. The Rams’ star cornerback made that clear Tuesday during a videoconference with reporters that included Ramsey walking out after fielding several questions about the subject — and then returning to explain his […]

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Mookie Betts’ contract extension includes $115 million in deferred money

Mookie Betts made history last week. The 12-year, $365-million contract extension he signed with the Dodgers gave him the second-richest total deal —13 years for $392 million if his original $27-million salary for 2020 is included — in Major League Baseball history. It bested Mike Trout’s record extension of $360 million. The $65-million signing bonus […]

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Pelosi Rejects Short-Term Extension of Unemployment Benefits, Again

new video loaded: Pelosi Rejects Short-Term Extension of Unemployment Benefits, Again transcript Back bars 0:00/0:49 –0:49 transcript Pelosi Rejects Short-Term Extension of Unemployment Benefits, Again Pushing for broader aid, Nancy Pelosi, the House speaker, again rejected the prospect of passing of a short-term extension of the $600-a-week unemployment benefits on Friday. “We have housing in […]

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Dodgers nearing a long-term extension with outfielder Mookie Betts

The Dodgers and Mookie Betts are nearing contract extension Wednesday that could keep Betts in Los Angeles for another decade, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. Reports indicate that the deal could be for 10 years and upwards of $350 to $400 million, though it isn’t known if opt-outs and options, which […]

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How Patrick Mahomes’ contract resets the NFL QB market | Get Up

The Get Up crew breaks down how Patrick Mahomes’ contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs will impact the QB market around the NFL. #GetUp #NFL ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on […]

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How does Patrick Mahomes’ megadeal benefit Lamar Jackson & Deshaun Watson? | First Take

Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Tim Hasselbeck discuss how Patrick Mahomes’ contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs could benefit or hurt Baltimore Ravens QB Lamar Jackson and Houston Texans QB Deshaun Watson signing contracts in the future. #FirstTake #NFL ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on […]

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Patrick Mahomes’ goal is to chase Tom Brady’s legacy – Dan Orlovsky | Get Up

Dan Orlovsky suggests that Patrick Mahomes’ new contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs means that his goal is to create a dynasty and chase Tom Brady’s legacy with the New England Patriots. #GetUp #NFL ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA […]

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Patrick Mahomes agrees to the richest deal in NFL history | SportsCenter

Adam Schefter joins SportsCenter to break down the 10-year contract extension worth over $400 million that Patrick Mahomes has agreed to with the Kansas City Chiefs. #NFL #ESPN #Mahomes ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ […]

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Chiefs, QB Patrick Mahomes agree to 10-year contract extension: report

Quarterback Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs reportedly have agreed to a 10-year contract extension. | David J. Phillip/AP Mahomes had two years remaining on his contract after the Chiefs exercised his fifth-year option. The extension ties him to the organization through the 2031 season. Even amid salary-cap uncertainty throughout the NFL, Patrick Mahomes reached his massive […]

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US extends aid program for small businesses struggling amid coronavirus

Democrats drove a temporary extension of a popular subsidy program for small businesses through the GOP-controlled Senate late Tuesday, an unexpected development that came as spikes in coronavirus cases in many states are causing renewed shutdowns of bars and other businesses. The move by Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin came hours before a deadline for applying […]

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Strange but true MLB contract perks range from hotel suites to gelatin sweets

When Christian Yelich agreed to a contract extension with the Milwaukee Brewers in March, the deal guaranteed him at least $22 million a year through 2028, then $2.3 million a year through 2042, when he’ll be 51. Pretty good deal, right? But that’s not all the former Westlake High outfielder will likely earn. The Brewers […]

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Wisconsin Supreme Court Strikes Down Stay-at-Home Order

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court rejected the extension of a stay-at-home order by Gov. Tony Evers on Wednesday, siding with Republicans in a high-profile challenge of the emergency authority of a statewide official during the coronavirus pandemic. Mr. Evers, a Democrat, had extended the prohibition on most travel and operations of nonessential businesses until May 26. But […]

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