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Ravens’ Jackson makes dual-threat history in win

BALTIMORE — Lamar Jackson set a new standard for dual threat quarterbacks. In the Baltimore Ravens ‘ 23-17 win over the Cincinnati Bengals, Jackson became the first player in the Super Bowl era to produce over 200 yards passing and 150 yards rushing in a re…

Angels’ Kay: Talking to feds is ‘right thing’

Los Angeles Angels communications director Eric Kay, who last month told U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agents that he provided opioids to late Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs, said in a statement to Outside the Lines on Sunday that it’s “time for everyone …

Hill returns to action with 2 TDs in Chiefs’ loss

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Tyreek Hill made an impressive return to the Kansas City Chiefs lineup on Sunday, catching five passes for 80 yards. Hill couldn’t prevent the Chiefs from losing their second straight game, both at Arrowhead Stadium, and fall to 4-2. They…

Fins bench struggling Rosen, turn back to Fitz

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — The Miami Dolphins benched Josh Rosen after three quarters of offensive struggles Sunday against the Washington Redskins. They replaced him with veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick at the start of the fourth quarter. The Dolphins were down 17-3 w…

Popovich: Prefer Silver’s leadership to Trump’s

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich on Sunday responded to criticism from Donald Trump, praising NBA commissioner Adam Silver’s handling of the ongoing China issue as compared to the president’s relationship to a number of foreign leaders. “[Silver] stood…

LSU jumps to No. 2; Georgia falls to 10th

NEW YORK — LSU moved up to No. 2 in the Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference the top two teams in the country for the 29th time and putting the Tigers behind No. 1 Alabama less than a month before the rivals meet in Tusc…

NBA Future Power Rankings: Outlook for all 30 teams

How will your team perform over the next three NBA seasons? The Future Power Rankings are ESPN Insider’s projection of the on-court success expected for each team in the 2019-20, 2020-21 and 2021-22 seasons. Consider this a convenient way to see the directi…

Biles sets medals record at gymnastics worlds

STUTTGART, Germany — Simone Biles broke the record for most medals by a gymnast at the world championships by winning the balance beam and floor exercise Sunday. Biles won her 24th medal on the beam, breaking a tie with Belarusian men’s gymnast Vitaly Scher…

Something from nothing: Nats get Seinfeld boost

“Seinfeld” character George Costanza may have once worked for the New York Yankees, but on Saturday he was helping out Washington Nationals outfielder Adam Eaton. Eaton plated two crucial insurance runs in the eighth inning thanks to the help of the fictiona…

Calhoun responds to sexual discrimination claims

Hall of Fame basketball coach Jim Calhoun, responding to allegations of sexual discrimination by a former associate athletic director at the University of Saint Joseph where he now works, issued a statement to the Hartford Courant on Saturday in which he said…

Jedrzejczyk beats Waterson despite foot injury

One of the UFC’s best women’s champions might have earned another shot at gold. Joanna Jedrzejczyk defeated Michelle Waterson by unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 49-46) in the main event of UFC Tampa on Saturday night at Amalie Arena. Jedrzejczyk was the su…

Jr. middleweight Day in coma after 10th-round KO

Junior middleweight Patrick Day was in a coma following emergency brain surgery after suffering a brutal 10th-round knockout at the hands of prospect Charles Conwell on Saturday night at Wintrust Arena in Chicago. Conwell (11-0, 8 KOs), a 2016 U.S. Olympian …