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Nick Saban On The Future Of Alabama’s Quarterback Position

Here’s what the Crimson Tide’s head coach said about what’s to come in 2018.<p>Who’s going to start at quarterback for Alabama in 2018?<p>In the minds of …

Colin Cowherd’s deep dive into the first 34 games of Lonzo and LeBron’s rookie seasons

Colin Cowherd talks Lonzo Ball and LeBron James. Find out why Colin isn't too worried about Ball's start to his rookie year with the Los Angeles …

Eddie George: Titans' Henry has ability to be MVP

So far, the playoffs have been Derrick Henry's domain.<p>After sharing the backfield with DeMarco Murray throughout the regular season, Henry had the …

Damian Lillard on Chris Paul's Late-Game Layup: 'What's the Point of It?'

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard expressed his dismay Wednesday with Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul's decision to go for a layup rather than dribbling out the clock in the closing seconds of Houston's 121-112 win.<p>Lillard confronted Paul after the game and described the conversation to …

LeBron James on retiring: My kids will be a 'deciding factor in how long I want to play'

TORONTO – Retirement isn’t near for LeBron James.<p>Asked he if could see the end of his career from where he is now in his 15th NBA season, James said, “I do not. I do not.”<p>Plus, he added, “I’ve got too many sneakers to sell still.”<p>At 33 years old, he is having one of his best seasons and a fifth MVP …

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How Kevin Durant's historic night was hijacked by a ruthless Lou Williams assault

What should have been a Durant celebration turned into The Lou Williams Show in the third quarter<p>OAKLAND, Calif. -- Kevin Durant should have been …

Ex-Oregon HC Mark Helfrich Reportedly Hired as Bears' Offensive Coordinator

The Chicago Bears reportedly hired former University of Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich as their offensive coordinator Thursday, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.<p>Helfrich's reported hiring comes three days after the Bears hired former Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Matt Nagy as their new …

London will host three NFL playoff teams this fall, but survey shows little interest among Brits

The NFL will send three playoff teams to London in 2018, news that comes as a new survey indicates British people find the sport second only to golf as the dullest to watch.<p>The Seattle Seahawks will play the Oakland Raiders on Oct. 14 in Tottenham Hotspur’s new stadium in North London; the …

Report: Texans Will Hire Bills VP of Player Personnel Brian Gaine As New General Manager

The Texans will hire Bills vice president of player personnel Brian Gaine to serve as their new general manager, Ian Rapoport of NFL.com …

Lou Williams drops 50 and leads Clippers to first win over Warriors since 2014

C.J. Williams drove in for what appeared to be a routine layup early in the third quarter, but nothing is routine during this season for the injury-ravaged Clippers, and so when he sprained his right ankle on the play, again the routine was not routine.<p>But behind the herculean effort from Lou …

Giannis Antetokounmpo filled this rookie’s entire car with popcorn

Savage season.<p>There are pranks, and there are NBA pranks. And Bucks rookie guard Sterling Brown fell prey to one of the oldest pranks in the book when one of his teammates absolutely stuffed his Hummer with fresh popcorn Tuesday.<p>The reason? Giannis Antetokounmpo said the young Buck fell behind on …

Titans vs. Patriots 2018 odds: New England huge betting favorite for Divisional matchup

The New England Patriots have the clear edge at the sportsbooks against the Tennessee Titans for Saturday as they try to continue their home dominance in the postseason.<p>The New England Patriots are 5-0 straight up and 4-1 against the spread in their last five home games against the Tennessee …