Titans facing unprecedented situation with COVID-19 outbreak | NFL Live

Adam Schefter joins NFL Live to discuss the Tennessee Titans closing their practice facility after nine members of the team produced positive test results for COVID-19. Dan Orlovsky and Marcus Spears explain the difficulties of preparing for a game without access to the facility, which will remained closed until at least Saturday. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ […]

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Eloy Jimenez’ status for Game 1 of White Sox Wild Card series still uncertain

White Sox’s Eloy Jimenez catches a ball at practice during a baseball workout in Oakland, Calif., Monday, Sept. 28, 2020. The White Sox are scheduled to play the Oakland Athletics in an American League wild-card playoff series starting Tuesday. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu) | AP Photos After left fielder Eloy Jimenez worked out Monday afternoon at […]

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Postseason “a fresh start” for White Sox

White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson prepares to hit at practice during a baseball workout in Oakland, Calif., Monday, Sept. 28, 2020. The White Sox are scheduled to play the Oakland Athletics in an American League wild-card playoff series starting Tuesday. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu) | AP Photos Sox enter Wild Card series against Athletics having lost […]

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High school football notebook: Checking in with Naperville Central’s Reggie Fleurima, good news from H-F’s Craig Buzea

Naperville Central’s Reggie Fleurima getting warmed up before practice last season. | Allen Cunningham/For the Sun-Times Despite the COVID-19 pandemic’s effect on live recruiting, Reggie Fleurima has 13 Power Five offers already. It wasn’t that long ago that Reggie Fleurima was the state’s busiest kid. Now the Naperville Central junior has more time than he […]

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Jalen Ramsey set to deploy his ‘classified’ shutdown game vs. Josh Allen and Bills

The question came this week during a videoconference call at the Rams’ practice facility. A reporter asked receiver Robert Woods if star cornerback Jalen Ramsey provides him with any specific tips about how to beat cornerbacks. Before Woods could answer, a voice emerged from the nearby parking lot. “That’s classified!” Ramsey shouted before entering his […]

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Bears-Falcons injury report: Julio Jones sits

Falcons receiver Julio Jones didn’t practice Wednesday. | Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images All-world receiver Julio Jones was one of a staggering nine Falcons who did not practice Wednesday. All-world receiver Julio Jones was one of a staggering nine Falcons who did not practice Wednesday. Jones, who has 16 catches for 181 yards this […]

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‘Filthy Rich’ star Steve Harris breaks down new Fox series

Veteran actor Steve Harris, who played lawyer Eugene Young in “The Practice,” returns to the legal game in “Filthy Rich,” the new Fox drama airing Mondays at 9 p.m. The pulpy Southern Gothic drama follows the wealthy Monreaux family, who own a Christian TV empire called Sunshine Network. There’s patriarch/CEO Eugene (Gerald McRaney), his TV […]

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It’s an alternate reality for these Dodgers working out every day at USC

Rocky Gale grabbed a spare chair from the dugout, placed it on a batting practice pitching ramp, and brought the Dodgers’ alternate site to a temporary halt. For most of this summer, spirits have stayed high at the club’s USC-based training camp, where a collection of fringe big leaguers and top prospects have served as […]

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Ex-Daley operative Victor Reyes once again in the midst of a big political storm

Vctor Reyes, his law firm and his lobbying practice the Roosevelt Group were named in a recent subpoena demanding Illinois House Speaker Michael J. Madigan’s office turn over “all documents and communications with or concerning the employment by Exelon or ComEd.”  | Brian Jackson / Sun-Times file The Chicago lobbyist or one of his firms […]

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NBA teams that keep focused on their game thriving in the bubble

In the hallways outside the convention center ballroom that the NBA has turned into a practice court, Boston coach Brad Stevens swatted away a question like he was Bam Adebayo waiting for Jayson Tatum. Down 1-0 to Miami, the reporter wondered, could his young core of Tatum, Jaylen Brown and Marcus Smart play with even […]

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Victim beaten after asking unmasked man to socially distance

Police say a man punched and kicked a 70-year-old man who’d asked him to practice social distancing inside a central Florida gas station By Associated Press September 14, 2020, 12:30 PM • 1 min read WINTER PARK, Fla. — A 70-year-old man was beaten after he asked a man who wasn’t wearing a mask to […]

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CPS rules against conducting IHSA-permitted off-season practices

Phillips football coach Troy McAllister talks to Terryon Thrower during a practice last September. | Worsom Robinson/For the Sun-Times High school teams all around the state held practices this week. The Illinois High School Association allowed off-season sports 20 days of practice with their coaches, starting on Monday. High school teams all around the state […]

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Rajon Rondo’s bounce-back game shows his importance to Lakers

For about 20 minutes after a light practice Monday, Lakers guard Rajon Rondo moved around the three-point line, shooting and trash-talking with a pair of assistant coaches. One joked about all the offensive rebounds he would provide for his teammates off his missed threes. After a few minutes, general manager Rob Pelinka arrived to offer […]

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NFC West preview: Jimmy Garoppolo and 49ers the team to beat

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson passes during a practice session on Sept. 1. (Ted S. Warren / Associated Press) 2019 | 11-5, 2nd in West Last year in playoffs | 2019 WHAT HAPPENED LAST SEASON The Seahawks started 5-1, with their only loss during that stretch coming to New Orleans at home. After a loss […]

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Jaguars sign former Bears QB Mike Glennon to practice squad

Former Bears quarterback Mike Glennon has joined the Jaguars practice squad. | Paul Sancya/AP Glennon will earn $12,000 a week under a setup altered by the NFL because of the coronavirus pandemic. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Jaguars signed quarterback Mike Glennon to their practice squad Monday, adding a veteran under the NFL’s revamped roster […]

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Lakers work on various improvements while awaiting next opponent

The Lakers went about their practice routine Wednesday afternoon unsure of their opponent for the Western Conference second-round series that starts Friday, so they concentrated on how to improve as a group. The Lakers will know if they will meet the Houston Rockets or Oklahoma City Thunder once those two teams settle matters in Game […]

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Bears camp: Ledarius Mack trying to make his own name

Ledarius Mack makes a tackle for Buffalo | Courtesy: University at Buffalo Sticking on the practice squad would mark be an unlikely stop in Ledarius Mack’s journey. Like his brother, he focused on basketball in high school. Khalil Mack played one year of prep football — Ledarius didn’t play at all. Ledarius Mack was sitting […]

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USPS removes mailboxes every year, despite worries

Despite the fact that the removal of USPS mailboxes is common practice throughout the country, the debate over mail-in ballots has put the matter front and center and politicized the issue, as the nation inches closer to Election Day. The blue boxes have been swapped out for decades, according to a USA Today report. However, the COVID-19 […]

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Rams players working on plan to address racial inequality

About 30 minutes into Thursday’s practice, Rams coach Sean McVay stopped the workout and called players from all points on two fields to gather around him. McVay had met with team leaders earlier. But this was the first time the entire roster was together since NBA, WNBA and some Major League Baseball teams decided to […]

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Bears cancel practice, vow ‘action’ following Jacob Blake shooting

The Bears warm up before practice Sunday. | Nam Y. Huh/AP The Bears joined in the sports world’s protest of Jacob Blake’s shooting, saying they would not practice as planned. The Bears joined in the sports world’s protest of Jacob Blake’s shooting Thursday, saying they would not practice as planned at 9:20 a.m. A few […]

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Bears don’t practice Thursday morning, joining sports’ protest of Jacob Blake shooting

The Bears warm up before practice Sunday. | Nam Y. Huh/AP The Bears joined in the sports world’s protest of Jacob Blake’s shooting, saying they would not practice as planned. The Bears joined in the sports world’s protest of Jacob Blake’s shooting Thursday, saying they would not practice as planned at 9:20 a.m. A few […]

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Matt Nagy shouldn’t double down on QBs with David Montgomery hurt

Bears running back Tarik Cohen takes a handoff during Wednesday’s practice. | AP With a stout defense and no long-term answer at the most important position in sports, the Bears are the last NFL team that should try to throw 40 times a game. Javon Wims didn’t see David Montgomery collapse in the early minutes […]

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High school football notebook: Nazareth’s Ryan Keeler commits, new national rankings, more transfers

Nazareth’s Ryan Keeler (99) works through a drill during a Roadrunners’ practice last fall. | Allen Cunningham/For the Sun-Times Ryan Keeler, a three-star defensive end, was the area’s top uncommitted player in the class before announcing on Twitter Tuesday he’s committed to Rutgers. COVID-19 robbed Ryan Keeler and JJ McCarthy of one last go-around as Nazareth football […]

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Detroit Lions skip practice in protest of the police shooting of Jacob Blake

The Detroit Lions decided not to practice on Tuesday, protesting after a Black man was shot by police in Wisconsin. “We came up with this one as a unit,” Detroit defensive end Trey Flowers said. Lions coach Matt Patricia opened the team’s morning meeting by allowing players to share their thoughts on the shooting of […]

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Detroit Lions cancel practice to protest police shooting | NFL Live

NFL Live reacts to the Detroit Lions canceling practice on Tuesday to protest the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin. #NFL #DetroitLions ✔️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: […]

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