Eagles’ Jenkins: ‘No bigger platform’ than NFL

7:03 PM ET Three of the players whose names appeared on an August memo seeking a push from the NFL into social activism struck an amicable but businesslike tone Thursday, saying there was no bigger platform from which to achieve their goals. Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins called it an "opportunity for

A truck full of Yeezys was just the beginning in the Giannis sneaker race

3:18 PM ET Nick DePaulaESPN Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo is spending the week walking through brand pitches from companies looking to position him as the future of basketball -- a sharp rise for a 22-year-old player who only entered the league in 2013 as an unknown prospect from Greece. As he and his

We’re looking at you Week 4, time to find out about the Cowboys and Bulldogs

12:00 PM ET In November 2014, Mississippi State was undefeated at 9-0 and ranked No. 1 in the country by the College Football Playoff selection committee. It was quite the surprise, considering the Bulldogs had been picked by the media to finish fifth in the SEC West that season. Instead, they

Huskers fire AD Eichorst amid football woes

5:43 PM ET LINCOLN, Neb. -- Nebraska fired athletic director Shawn Eichorst on Thursday, calling for a higher level of competitiveness five days after the Cornhuskers football team lost to Northern Illinois. University chancellor Ronnie Green, who did not hire Eichorst, said in a statement that while Eichorst made positive contributions to

Matthew Berry’s Love/Hate for Week 3

3:35 PM ET Everyone's wrong, OK? Let's just start there. There are no winners here; everyone is wrong -- including me -- and I hope we can fix that. It started in the preseason, when Green Bay Packers tight end Martellus Bennett tweeted this: I don't care about your fantasy football team. Thanks! Sincerely

From fire-knife dancing to the Tour Championship

6:05 PM ET ATLANTA -- Even now, Gary Finau can't explain it. He's walking down the perfectly manicured 18th fairway at East Lake Golf Club, host of this week's Tour Championship, where the FedEx Cup champion will receive an eight-figure paycheck and even the last-place finisher will bank a total well