After Jeremy Hill's 85-yard touchdown run powered the Cincinnati Bengals to a convincing win over the Denver Broncos, many are concerned about the Broncos run defense. Injuries to Danny Trevathan and Brandon Marshall, Denver's starting...Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers bounced back from their loss to the Miami Heat on Christmas Day with a 98-89 win against the Orlando Magic on Friday. With Kyrie Irving out with a knee injury, LeBron James picked up the slack by recording 29 points, eight rebounds and five assists. Show More Summary
So far in 2014-15, the Pittsburgh Penguins have been winning despite ever-increasing odds. As has often happened in the past, injuries and illnesses have become a central part of the Penguins story this season. Also rather typically,...Show More Summary
After a three-day holiday break, Notre Dame arrived in Nashville Friday for final preparations for next Tuesday's Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl against No. 24 LSU (3 p.m. ET, ESPN). The Irish held their first of four practices...Show More Summary
It’s improbable that the Kansas City Chiefs will get the help they need to make the playoffs on Sunday, but there’s no scenario where they make it if they lose to the San Diego Chargers. That may be a little harder because the team announced...Show More Summary
On beautiful green fields around the U.S., college and professional football players are facing up to 100Gs of rapid deceleration from helmet-to-helmet collisions each week. The result? Concussions and, sometimes, permanent brain injury. Read More
Connor Shaw will make his first NFL start this week with Johnny Manziel on I.R. and Brian Hoyer doubtful to play with a shoulder injury. The Baltimore Ravens will have one more shot to potentially clinch a playoff berth when they host the Cleveland Browns in Week 17. Show More Summary
Cavaliers center Anderson Varejao has had surgery to repair a torn left Achilles tendon, an injury that ended his season and altered Cleveland's title hopes.
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith has been criticized for being a game manager, but now the Chiefs face life without him in Week 17. Smith will not play on Sunday against the San Diego Chargers due to a lacerated spleen according to Chiefs trainer Rick Burkholder, via B.J. Show More Summary
The New England Patriots have already locked up the No. 1 seed in the AFC, so Bill Belichick can afford to err on the side of caution. Running back Jonas Gray has reportedly been ruled out for Week 17 against Buffalo with an ankle injury. According...Show More Summary
Oakland Raiders rookie linebacker Khalil Mack is questionable and will be a game-time decision to play in the season finale at Denver on Sunday with a hamstring injury. Mack, the No. 5 overall pick, was injured late in Oakland’s win over Buffalo on Sunday. Show More Summary
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- New England Patriots running back Jonas Gray (ankle) and cornerback Alfonzo Dennard (hamstring) have been ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Buffalo Bills. Gray missed Friday’s practice as he has been dealing with the ankle injury all week. Show More Summary
More than any other factor, injuries to starting quarterbacks move point spreads. No surprise, then, that the Chargers-Chiefs point spread moved about a field goal toward San Diego on Friday after Kansas City quarterback Alex Smith was ruled out with a lacerated spleen. The Chiefs, who were 3.5- to 4-point favorites vs. the Chargers, are…
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Alex Smith isn't going to start for the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday because he has a lacerated spleen. Smith suffered the injury during last Sunday's game against against the Steelers, but he didn't find out what had happened to him until yesterday. Read more...
Georgia running back Todd Gurley won’t be drafted quite as high now as he would have two months ago. But after seeing his season ended with a knee injury, he’s not taking a chance on further devaluing of his draft stock. According to Seth Emerson of the Macon Telegraph, Bulldogs coach Mark Richt confirmed the anticipated…
As the Denver Broncos prepare for the playoffs, they might have to plan for the absence of Emmanuel Sanders. The veteran wide receiver is dealing with a hip issue, and is listed as questionable for Sunday, according to Mike Klis of the Denver Post: Sanders has been a revelation among the league's best bargains in 2014. Show More Summary
CINCINNATI -- It was such a scary-looking injury that A.J. Green surmised the same thing as many who saw his right arm get smashed by a Denver Broncos defender's helmet. He feared his arm was broken. The Cincinnati Bengals are thankful that wasn't the case. Show More Summary
With their playoff hopes on the line in Week 17, the Baltimore Ravens could be without starting left tackle Eugene Monroe. According to the Ravens' official Twitter account, Monroe is officially listed as doubtful with an ankle injury: In addition to being Baltimore's best offensive lineman, Monroe is its most important. Show More Summary
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- New York Giants linebacker Devon Kennard has been ruled out for Sunday's game against Philadelphia Eagles with a toe injury. Kennard didn't practice all week and is the only Giants player listed as out for the...Show More Summary