Joc Pederson makes Dodgers’ NLCS roster, and he might even start – Los Angeles Times

Joc Pederson recorded four hits in September. So it was no surprise that the Dodgers left him off the 25-man roster in the National League division series against Arizona. But in the NL Championship Series against the Chicago Cubs, Pederson not only made the roster, he might start in center field against right-handed starting pitchers […]

Gus Malzahn can’t save Jay Jacobs, but can he save himself? –

In the midst of Auburn Athletics’ autumn of discontent, a quaint notion emerged that was at once hopeful, naive and laughable. Perhaps, the thinking went, Gus Malzahn could win enough football games this season to save himself and Jay Jacobs. There was a real problem with that logic before LSU 27, Auburn 23. There’s a […]

Clemson QB Kelly Bryant leaves game injured against Syracuse – SB Nation

Clemson’s Kelly Bryant went down with an apparent concussion in the second quarter of Clemson’s game against Syracuse. Coach Dabo Swinney’s halftime interview gave an initial prognosis. Dabo just told Jen Lada it looks like Kelly Bryant has a concussion. — Andrea Adelson (@aadelsonESPN) October 14, 2017 Bryant went down hard and was down on […]

Fan who left 62-year-old bloodied after ‘sucker punch’ incident at Panthers game arrested – Washington Post

The Carolina Panthers promised to punish a fan who was caught on video punching a 62-year-old man in the face multiple times during the team’s 28-23 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday. By late Friday afternoon, it appears the perpetrator was found. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department identified the suspect as Kyle Adam Maraghy on […]

FAQ: How and why North Carolina escaped sanctions from the NCAA – ESPN

12:45 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment On Friday, the NCAA Division I Committee on Infractions said it could not conclude there were any NCAA violations by North Carolina in a nearly four-year case involving alleged sham courses in the school’s Department of African and Afro-American Studies. UNC avoids major sanctions […]

AP Source: Cavs trading Jefferson, Felder to Hawks –

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers have agreed to trade forward Richard Jefferson and guard Kay Felder to the Atlanta Hawks, according to a person familiar with the deal. The Cavs needed to clear two roster spots by Monday and in trading Jefferson and Felder, the club will avoid paying $12 million in NBA luxury […]