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Minneapolis to host if Chiefs-Bucs has to relocate

ESPN.com national NFL writer ESPN.com NFC North reporter, 2008-2013 Covered Vikings for Minneapolis Star Tribune, 1999-2008 The NFL has selected U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis as the contingency site for Sunday night’s game between the Kansas City Chiefs and Tampa Bay Buccaneers, league executive vice president Jeff Miller confirmed Wednesday. As of now, the game […]

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Jets QB Wilson cleared to start against Steelers

Longtime Jets beat writer for New York Daily News Syracuse University graduate FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — After sitting out the first three games due to a preseason knee injury, quarterback Zach Wilson has been medically cleared and will start Sunday for the New York Jets, coach Robert Saleh announced Wednesday. Wilson, who practiced on a […]

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The four steps to building football respect at a ‘basketball school’

College football reporter. Joined ESPN.com in 2008. Graduate of Northwestern University. LEXINGTON, Ky. — Long before the Kentucky Wildcats marched into the top 10 of college football’s rankings, coach Mark Stoops had a good feeling about his team in 2022. On a Wednesday in mid-August — the epicenter of the training camp grind, when boredom […]

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Boise St. QB Bachmeier to enter transfer portal

Boise State quarterback Hank Bachmeier told ESPN that he has initiated the process of entering the NCAA transfer portal and expects to be listed there officially in the next day. Bachmeier is a four-year starter at Boise State, and by leaving before playing in his fifth game this season, he will preserve two seasons of […]

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Giants WR Sterling Shepard suffered torn ACL vs. Cowboys

The Giants’ receiving corps took a hit in Monday night’s loss to the Dallas Cowboys. Sterling Shepard suffered a torn ACL during the game and will miss the rest of the 2022 season, head coach Brian Daboll announced Tuesday. “He’s a tremendous person,” Daboll said. “I feel terrible for him.” Shepard was carted off the […]