NFL

NFL announces full 17-game regular-season schedule for 2021

So long, 256 games. Hello, 272. The NFL's expanded regular-season schedule is now a reality, with the league on Wednesday announcing a slate that includes 17 games for all 32 teams. The defending Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers will open the season on Sept. 9 by hosting the Dallas Cowboys. The Buccaneers will have a […]

NFL

Packers look to add depth at QB, bring in Blake Bortles

GREEN BAY – Regardless of whether quarterback Aaron Rodgers resolves his beef with the organization, the Green Bay Packers are in the market for at least two quarterbacks to help them get through the offseason and training camp. One of those is expected to be a veteran who could start if necessary. A person familiar with […]

MLB

Report: Oakland A’s to consider options for relocation

Major League Baseball has given the Oakland Athletics the green light to explore moving the franchise in the event negotiations with the city for a new ballpark fall through, ESPN reported Tuesday. The Athletics' current lease at what's now called RingCentral Coliseum runs through 2024, but MLB has been unhappy with the progress of negotiations between […]

MLB

Cardinals’ Adam Wainwright reveals wife, all five kids had COVID-19

St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright was back on the mound Monday night against the New York Mets after being placed on the COVID-19 injured list last week. Although Wainwright is fully vaccinated and did not test positive for the coronavirus, he had been out since April 29 to care for his wife Jenny and five children who all contracted […]