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NFL Arrest Statistics

NFL Arrest provides an interactive visualized database of National Football League player Arrests & Charges. Learn about your rival team's history …

NFL

Jerry Sandusky denied new trial on child sex abuse charges

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Jerry Sandusky lost a bid Wednesday for a new trial and a second chance to convince a jury he is innocent of the child sexual abuse charges that landed him in state prison to serve a lengthy sentence.<p>Judge John Foradora denied Sandusky's requests for a new trial or for …

Jerry Sandusky

President Trump Calls On NFL to Suspend Players Who Protest

President Donald Trump again criticized NFL players who protest during the national anthem Monday, saying that the league should suspend them for one …

Donald Trump

Walker: NFL Players Should Stop The 'Divisive Political Sideshow' Of Protests

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he thinks NFL players should stop protesting during the national anthem and instead speak out …

Domestic Violence

How Do Americans Feel About The NFL Protests? It Depends On How You Ask.

The debate over NFL player protests was reignited on Sunday when Vice President Mike Pence left an Indianapolis Colts game early after a number of …

Discrimination

Why Italy is racing to save the game of bocce

In the bars of small-town Italy, ageing bocce players are keeping the country's local dialects alive.<p>“Piia na cadreia e setat su a vardà.” Battista Valenti greeted me, but I didn’t understand a word he was saying. His Italian was harsher than what I’m used to; he stretched his syllables, which …

Language

Why so many veterans go hungry — and VA’s new plan to fix it

When Greg Stegall left the Navy at 30 years old, he found himself utterly adrift: a single dad with no degree, no clear plans for the future and a short résumé in a down job market. Struggling to find work, Stegall put his son in a boarding school for poor children and asked his parents for money …

Health Care

Group calls for NFL boycott on Veterans Day – and already has 120,000 supporters

A Facebook group is calling for people to not watch or listen to NFL games on Veterans Day in a counterprotest to the players’ national anthem demonstrations.<p><b>How many are supporting this group?</b><p>The “Boycott the NFL” Facebook page has been “liked” by nearly 120,000, and is being followed by more than …

Veterans Day

Astros Eliminate Red Sox and Advance to ALCS: Pictures

Boston Red Sox

Yankees Pounce on Indians’ Errors and Send Series to Game 5

October baseball carries a distinct, rarefied atmosphere. Managerial decisions that are easily forgotten in June become enduring. Roles that are well defined in July are scrapped in service of the here and now. And crowds that might have one eye on the action in August are hanging on every …

Jason Kipnis

Dodgers sweep rival Diamondbacks to advance to second straight NLCS

PHOENIX – Breaking down Game 3 of the National League Division Series between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field.<p>Dodgers 3, Diamondbacks 1: The Dodgers win the series 3-0.<p>***<p><b>The game:</b> The Dodgers earned their third trip to the NLCS in five years by completing a …

Baseball

Miami ended its losing streak against Florida State! Here’s what it means moving forward

If the Canes remain focused, they enter mid-October a title contender. But that’s quite an “if.”<p>It takes heroics to end a losing streak. A year ago, Miami scored a late touchdown to seemingly tie the game against Florida State and potentially force OT with a chance to end a six-game losing streak …

College Football

Lakers, Kings donating game proceeds to people affected by Las Vegas shooting

Ethan Miller / Getty Images Entertainment / Getty<p>The Los Angeles Lakers and Sacramento Kings are "Vegas Strong."<p>The teams announced Friday that they, …

MGM Resorts International

Cleveland rallies to stun Yankees, takes commanding 2-0 ALDS lead

Yan Gomes singled home Austin Jackson from second base with none out in the 13th inning as the Cleveland Indians rallied from five runs down to stun the New York Yankees 9-8 Friday and snatch a 2-0 lead in the AL Division Series.<p>Jackson drew a leadoff walk in the 13th from Dellin Betances and stole …

Major League Baseball

Rich Hill urges Dodgers teammates to 'bring the passion' during postseason

Twenty-four hours before Friday’s first pitch of the National League division series, there was a team meeting around the Dodger Stadium mound. All the Dodgers wore official gear, except for Clayton Kershaw, who stood in the back in baggy basketball shorts and a T-shirt.<p>After manager Dave Roberts …

Clayton Kershaw

Ohio high school kicker makes game-saving tackle on absolutely insane final play

Being a kicker is the most thankless job in football, at any level. Make the clutch game-winning kick and you did your job, miss it and you're thrown to the wolves. No one expects anything else from you other than those two options.<p>On Friday night in an Ohio high school football game between the …

Golf

High school kicker saves the day in the craziest football play of the year so far

Cole Mericle already had done plenty for the Lima (Ohio) Senior High School football team on Friday night, kicking a 19-yard field goal with three seconds left to give the Spartans a 25-24 lead over Toledo St. Francis de Sales.<p>He wasn’t quite done saving the day.<p>Mericle’s tackle at the 1 after a …

College & University

30-year-old Serbian rookie who Kevin Durant said made the greatest pass he's ever seen already has the NBA world in awe after his first game

In his first NBA game, Serbian guard Milos Teodosic proved that his overseas highlight passes were not a mirage.<p>Teodosic made a name for himself in the Euroleague with CSKA Moscow as one of the best passers in all of basketball.<p>This past summer, at age 30, Teodosic decided to make the move to the …

Basketball

NFL Power Rankings Week 5: Division Standings and Latest 2018 Super Bowl Odds

It doesn't get much stranger than the start to the 2017 NFL season.<p>Granted, most likely think so every year. But we're in a timeline where the New England Patriots sit at 2-2—the same record as the New York Jets.<p>In the aftermath of Week 4, we're also talking about teams like the Atlanta Falcons, …

New York Giants

Former All-Star Carl Crawford Is Making $21.9M to Not Play, and He's OK with It

HOUSTON — The big iron gates swing open, and from the front door on the other end of the long concrete driveway a voice cheerfully hollers, "Come on in!"<p>It is late on a Saturday afternoon and a sweltering 87 degrees in the quiet here after Hurricane Harvey ripped through two weeks ago. But signs of …

Baseball

Donald Trump: NFL Must Change Amid Anthem Protests or Business Will 'Go to Hell'

President Donald Trump continued his battle with the NFL after criticizing players who decline to stand for the national anthem.<p>"The NFL has to change or the business is going to go to hell," Trump said Wednesday, according to the <i>New York Times</i>' Peter Baker.<p>Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback …

Donald Trump

College basketball fans all had the same the joke about Rick Pitino being out at Louisville

After the FBI announcement that shook college basketball on Tuesday, Hall of Fame college basketball coach Rick Pitino was placed on administrative leave at Louisville and “effectively fired.”<p>Wednesday’s news was the latest ugly chapter in Pitino’s coaching career, which included multiple scandals …

College Basketball

Jhabvala vs. Kiz: What’s the reason for the Broncos’ fourth-quarter woes?

<b>What’s the reason for the Broncos’ fourth-quarter woes?</b><b>Kiz</b>: If coffee is for closers, then the Broncos might want to consider drinking something …

Denver

Hawks Players Reportedly 'Screamed in Jubilation' After Dwight Howard Was Traded

Many were surprised when the Atlanta Hawks dealt Dwight Howard to the Charlotte Hornets in June, but the move may not have been a shock to those inside the Hawks locker room.<p>Speaking on his podcast, ESPN.com's Zach Lowe (h/t <i>Dime Magazine</i>'s Jamie Cooper) said he had been told stories of "Hawks …

Basketball

Sponsors Are Dropping NFL Players for Protesting. This Is What We Mean When We Say ‘White Supremacy’

White Supremacism

Could CTE Brain Disorder Be Diagnosed While Football Players Are Alive?

Scientists have found a new marker for a brain disorder called chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) that could help doctors diagnose the condition …

Alzheimer's Disease

Ben Roethlisberger on Steelers Sitting Out Anthem: 'I Wish We Approached it Differently'

The Steelers opted to remain in the tunnel during the national anthem before Sunday's game against the Bears, a move coach Mike Tomlin said was meant …

Ben Roethlisberger

We Could All Learn a Lesson from Tom Brady

Leave it to the greatest quarterback of all time with a career marked by grace and poise on the field to have the most poignant and desperately …

Tom Brady

Unity Has Been the Message on This NFL Sunday

The day began with yet another attempt by President Donald Trump to curb free speech and control the actions of private citizens.<p>Trump, as he is wont …

Jarvis Landry